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On The Origin Of Species

  [english | 1872]  

Charles Darwin


Summary: [s On the Origin of Species published on 24 November 1859 is a work of scientific literature which is considered to be the foundation of evolutionary biology. Its full title was On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life. For the sixth edition of 1872 the short title was changed to The Origin of Species. Darwins book ...]
Genres: [non-fiction | scienceDownloads: 140

On The Origin Of Species By Means Of Natural Selection

  [english | ]  

Charles Darwin


Excerpts: [... species, can usually, but not invariably, be grafted with ease. But this capacity, as in hybridisation, is by no means absolutely governed by systematic ...... the severest trial, namely, by reciprocal crosses, and he found their mongrel offspring perfectly fertile. But one of these five varieties, when ...... with either one or both forms by intermediate varieties. Nor should it ...]
Genres: [scienceDownloads: 162

On The Pampas

  [english | ]  

G Henty


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Genres: [classicDownloads: 464

On The Parts Of Animals

  [english | ]  

Aristotle


Excerpts: [... animals as these never coagulates. For one part of the blood consists mainly of water and therefore does not coagulate, this process occurring ...... flesh. Thus we find all the fleshy parts, with one exception, supported by bones, which serve, when the parts are organs of motion, to facilitate ...... other part requires to be held up. But, were the head heavily laden with flesh, ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 70

On the Provisional Revolutionary Government

  [english | 1917]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [Every revolution begins at the top as the ruling class with no clear way forward split over what course of action to take. In January 1916 a strike wave developed against food shortages and speculators. Feeling the movement building up from below a section of the ruling class favored making limited concessions. During late 1916 the mystic monk Rasputin was murdered and plots were laid for a ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 138

On the Question of Dialectics

  [english | 1897]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [Before he became the general of the revolution Lenin was its pedant the journalist-scholar who married Marxist theory to an incisive analysis of insurrectionist tactics. His theories of what society ought to be and how that ideal must be achieved were the products of thousands of hours spent reading. The incomprehensibility of Lenin is precisely this all-consuming intellectuality--the fact that ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 345

On the Question of Our Factory Statistics

  [english | 1914]  

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: 337

On The Right Of The British Line

  [english | 1917]  

Gilbert Nobbs


Excerpts: [... their homecoming. Fighting men acknowledge it. And when your ears are no longer deafened by the cheers of others, take off your caps, fill your ...... work. I call them soldiers because they were dressed in khaki but the King's uniform could not disguise the fact that they were the old-time dock ...... GUIDES WHO CANNOT GUIDE. A HEATED ARGUMENT. Next morning we were disturbed early,...]
Genres: [warDownloads: 363

On the Road

  [english | 1918]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [The Road of Dreams is a book of poetry by crime writer Agatha Christie. It was published at her own expense by Geoffrey Bles in January 1925 priced at five shillings (5/-). Only one edition of the 112-page volume was ever published and this was undated. Christie wrote poetry for most of her life and the first traceable published works by her are three poems in 1919 - World Hymn in The Poetry ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 195

On The Ruin Of Britain

  [english | ]  

Gildas Sapiens


Summary: [Gildas (c. 500 ? 570) was a 6th-century British cleric. He is one of the best-documented figures of the Christian church in the British Isles during this period. His renowned learning and literary style earned him the designation Gildas Sapiens (Gildas the Wise). His work De Excidio et Conquestu Britanniae which contains narratives of the post-Roman history of Britain is the only substantial ...]
Genres: [non fictionDownloads: 108

On the Significance of Militant Materialism

  [english | 1906]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [The honor of beginning the February 1917 revolution fell to the women textile workers of Petrograd on International Womens Day. Indignant at bread rations whilst the capitalists made fabulous war profits and with many of them having husbands and sons at the front 90000 came out on strike. The next day half the industrial workers struck in support. Slogans of Down with the aristocracy down with ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 422

On the Slogan of a United States of Europe

  [english | 1902]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [Lenin was a prolific political theoretician and philosopher who wrote about the practical aspects of carrying out a proletarian revolution he wrote pamphlets articles and books without a stenographer or secretary until prevented by illness. He simultaneously corresponded with comrades allies and friends in Russia and world-wide. His Collected Works comprise 54 volumes each of about 650 pages ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 241

On the So Called Market Question

  [english | 1906]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [The perspective which Lenin arrived at in 1917 coincided with Trotskys theory of Permanent Revolution worked out following the experience of the 1905 revolution. This resolved the long debate within the Russian labor movement which revolved around three different conceptions of the coming revolution. All the Russian Marxists were agreed that the tasks of social transformation facing them were ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 154

On The Soul

  [english | ]  

Aristotle


Summary: [The Soul of the Rhino is a book about a Nepali adventure with kings and elephant drivers billionaires and bureaucrats shamans and scientists and the Indian Rhinoceros.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 279

On The Spot Violence And Murder In Chicago

  [english | 1931]  

Edgar Wallace


Excerpts: [... A priest came nowadays, a kindly man who was not shocked by the presence of Minn Lee, spoke to her humanly. He said three months too. There was a movement ...... a wintry afternoon he sidled into police headquarters and demanded an interview with Chief Kelly. He wanted to make a complaint about a policeman. He ...... in the Great War and had three decorations and twenty killings to ...]
Genres: [fiction | mystery detectiveDownloads: 483

On The Stairs

  [english | 1918]  

Henry Blake Fuller


Summary: [Henry Blake Fuller (January 9 1857 ? 1929) was an American novelist and short story writer born in Chicago Illinois.]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 317

On the Straight Road

  [english | 1902]  

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: 399

On the Svoboda Group

  [english | 1899]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [Lenin and Trotsky had seen the Russian revolution merely as the prologue to the international revolution. In isolation backward Russia was not ready for socialism. The beginning of socialism meant a higher level of productive forces than even the most developed capitalist economy. This was only possible on a world scale. In the phrase of Lenin capitalism had broken at its weakest link. But the ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 131

On The Track

  [english | 1900]  

Henry Lawson


Summary: [The Old Straight Track: Its Mounds Beacons Moats Sites and Mark Stones is a book by Alfred Watkins first published in 1925 describing ley lines in Britain. Watkins presents a methodical and thorough exposition of his theories of ley lines following an earlier much shorter publication Early British Trackways (1922). The book has a preface thirty chapters four appendices and an index. There are ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | short story collectionDownloads: 211

On The Trail Of Deserters

  [english | 1920]  

Captain Robert Goldthwaite Carter


Summary: [On The Trail by Adelia B Beard. The joyous exhilarating call of the wilderness and the forest camp is surely and steadily penetrating through the barriers of brick stone and concrete through the more or less artificial life of town and city and the American girl is listening eagerly. It is awakening in her longings for free wholesome and adventurous outdoor life for the innocent delights of ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 438
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