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On Slogans

  [english | 1912]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [The Russian Revolution of 1917 is also called the Bolshevik Revolution or the October Revolution. In 1917 there were actually two revolutions in Russia. One was the February Revolution in which the Tsar abdicated his throne and the Provisional Government took power. The other was the October Revolution in which the Provisional Government was overthrown by the Bolsheviks. The Russian Revolution ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 138

On Snake Poison Its Action And Its Antidote

  [english | 1893]  

A Mueller


Excerpts: [... a valuable and to him probably dear life will be saved or lost. The foregoing applies, not to Australia only, but to all other countries infested ...... and of reducing the formidable array of conflicting symptoms to order by finding the law that governs them all. We have the advocates of the blood-poison ...... of a strange compound used by the native snake doctors of Central ...]
Genres: [healthDownloads: 199

On Something

  [english | 1910]  

Hilaire Belloc


Summary: [Joseph Hilaire Pierre Ren Belloc (27 July 1870 - 16 July 1953) was an Anglo-French writer and historian who became a naturalised British subject in 1902. He was one of the most prolific writers in England during the early twentieth century. He is most notable for his Catholic faith which had a strong impact on most of his works and his writing collaboration with G.K. Chesterton. Recent ...]
Genres: [essays | short story collection | audiobookDownloads: 58

On Sophistical Refutations

  [english | ]  

Aristotle


Excerpts: [... place, it is possible for any such argument as bears more than one meaning to be directed against the expression and against the thought, and ...... the first place absurd (for sometimes the questioner does not see the ambiguity of his question, and he cannot possibly draw a distinction which ...... those which demonstrate. This is why the contentious reasoner does not stand in the ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 32

On Strike Till 3

  [english | 1913]  

Grant Balfour


Excerpts: [... Till 3. Author: Grant Balfour. Release Date: August 27, 2010 [EBook #33555]. START OF THIS EBOOK ON STRIKE TILL 3 ***. Produced by Al Haines, ...... when richest green. And gold and red in mass of tapestry. Delight the eye. But now the scene is white,. Resplendent white. No miser hand hath ...... birch,. Lit up to brilliance by the burnished moon,. The shingle cottage stood, a ...]
Genres: [poetry | canadian literatureDownloads: 387

On Strikes

  [english | 1916]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [The Russian statesman Vladimir Lenin was a profoundly influential figure in world history. As the founder of the Bolshevik political party he was a successful revolutionary leader who presided over Russias transformation from a country ruled by czars (emperors) to the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (U.S.S.R.) the name of the communist Russian state from 1922 to 1991.]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 17

On The Art Of Reading

  [english | 1920]  

Arthur Thomas Quiller Couch


Summary: [The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2007 a volume in The Best American Nonrequired Reading series was edited by Dave Eggers and introduced by Sufjan Stevens.]
Genres: [essaysDownloads: 277

On The Art Of Writing

  [english | 1916]  

Arthur Thomas Quiller Couch


Summary: [Building Western Civilization: From the Advent of Writing to the Age of Steam is a history book written by Alan I. Marcus in 1998. The book discusses western history from 3500 BC to 1715 AD. It has an emphasis on technological history and political history and is considered to be an introductory overview.]
Genres: [essays | instructionalDownloads: 107

On the Article Question of the Day

  [english | 1897]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [Vladimir Lenin created this hugely significant Marxist text to explain fully the inevitable flaws and destructive power of Capitalism: that it would lead unavoidably to imperialism monopolies and colonialism. He prophesied that those third world countries used merely as capitalist labour would have no choice but to join the Communist revolution in Russia. GREAT IDEAS. Throughout history some ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 119

On the Borba Group

  [english | 1920]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [The Russian Revolution of 1917 was one of the seminal events of the early twentieth century. In the face of mounting opposition and disastrous defeats in World War I Tsar Nicholas II abdicated power and was replaced by the Provisional Government. It was not able to successfully disengage from the war or resolve the economic chaos that resulted from the collapse of the old regime. Because of these ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 308

On the Candidacy of M I Kalinin for the Post of Chairman of the All Russia Central Executive Committee

  [english | 1897]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [The Russian Revolution of 1917 is also called the Bolshevik Revolution or the October Revolution. In 1917 there were actually two revolutions in Russia. One was the February Revolution in which the Tsar abdicated his throne and the Provisional Government took power. The other was the October Revolution in which the Provisional Government was overthrown by the Bolsheviks. The Russian Revolution ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 141

On the Defence of the Fatherland Issue

  [english | 1919]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [In 1917 Russia was again at war (WWI) and they were losing to the Germans mainly because they lacked the modern industry to support its war effort and didnt have an adequate railroad system to get supplies to the front. As in 1905 when revolution broke out confidence was not very high in the Tsar Nicholas II. The situation in Petrograd (formerly St Petersburg) was dire for most of the ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 132

On The Duty Of Civil Disobedience

  [english | 1849]  

Henry David Thoreau


Summary: [Thoreau wrote his famous essay On the Duty of Civil Disobedience as a protest against an unjust but popular war and the immoral but popular institution of slave-owning. ]
Genres: [non-fiction | political scienceDownloads: 352

On The Edge Of The Arctic

  [english | 1913]  

Harry Lincoln Sayler


Summary: [On The Edge Of The Arctic Or An Aeroplane In Snowland by H L Harry Lincoln Sayler. On the Edge of the Arctic - or An Aeroplane in Snowland is presented here in a high quality kindle edition. This popular classic work by H. L. Harry Lincoln Sayler is in the English language. If you enjoy the works of H. L. Harry Lincoln Sayler then we highly recommend this publication for your book collection.]
Genres: [adventure | young readers | mysterydetectiveDownloads: 80

On The Equator

  [english | ]  

Harry De Windt


Excerpts: [... dangerous extent by a certain Pangeran Makota (who had formerly been Governor of Sarawak, and the chief cause of the troubles in the interior, by his ...... C. Brooke, the present Raja, his heirs and assigns, for ever. To realise the importance and extent of the deeds wrought by the late Raja, the State ...... lately, one was discovered by a Chinaman, and sold to Government, ...]
Genres: [travelDownloads: 118

On the Establishment of the USSR

  [english | 1904]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [On 8th July 1917 Alexander Kerensky became the new leader of the Provisional Government. Kerensky was still the most popular man in the government because of his political past. In the Duma he had been leader of the moderate socialists and had been seen as the champion of the working-class. However Kerensky like George Lvov was unwilling to end the war. In fact soon after taking office he ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 475

On The Eve

  [english | 1860]  

Ivan Sergeyevich Turgenev


Excerpts: [... themselves, all unconsciously awaiting disaster in the sunny woods and gardens of Kuntsovo. But not till the last chapters are reached does the ...... being, stares at them, if you please, and they pay no attention to him. Why, a gnat will even settle on the lord of creation's nose, and make use of ...... and passed for being a philosopher, because he was not a rake. Even while he ...]
Genres: [fiction | romanceDownloads: 103

On the Eve of the Elections to the Fourth Duma

  [english | 1910]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [Lenin was one of the leading political figures and revolutionary thinkers of the 20th century who masterminded the Bolshevik take-over of power in Russia in 1917 and was the architect and first head of the USSR. Expelled from university for his radical policies Lenin completed his law degree as an external student in 1891. He moved to St Petersburg and became a professional revolutionary. Like ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 99

On The Execution Of Music And Principally Of Ancient Music

  [english | 1915]  

Camille Saint Sans


Excerpts: [... troubadours appear to have been in bars of three beats with the accent on the feeble note of each bar. However, the theory that this bar of three beats ...... exactly contrary to what we now do, since in place of utilizing these light tenor voices for Plain Song, we have recourse to voices both heavy and low. In ...... I have been able to convince myself in hunting for dance music ...]
Genres: [essays | musicDownloads: 233

On The Firing Line

  [english | 1905]  

Anna Chapin Ray


Excerpts: [... put back from Sandy Hook. Now, accordingly, he went in search of the dining-room steward to whom he gave much gold and instruction. Then he betook himself ...... nearly an hour, though.. I'm sorry I missed so much of the time. I don't see why I didn't see you, he said regretfully. I was over there by the ...... personable man of the two. And the girl's blue eyes had laughed up into ...]
Genres: [canadian literature | romance | travelDownloads: 80
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