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An Essay On Slavery And Abolitionism

  [english | 1837]  

Catherine Esther Beecher


Summary: [An Essay On Slavery And Abolitionism With Reference To The Duty Of American Females Cd Rom Edition Of An 1837 Historical Essay by Catherine Esther Beecher. The Book on CD-ROM Advantage. Print only the pages passages or paragraphs you want search for key words or terms read from your laptop home computer or mini when it pleases you. Share it electronically with friends and relatives. Supply your ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 48

An Essay On The History Of Civil Society

  [english | 1819]  

Adam Ferguson


Summary: [An Essay on the History of Civil Society is a book by the Scottish Enlightenment philosopher Adam Ferguson first published in 1767. The Essay established Fergusons reputation in Britain and throughout Europe.]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 16

An Ethnologist View Of History

  [english | 1896]  

Daniel Brinton


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Genres: [historyDownloads: 294

An Historical Account Of The Rise And Progress Of The

  [english | ]  

Alexander Hewatt


Excerpts: [... property divided from that of the Crown._The country much exposed to invasion._The Spaniards invade Georgia._A stratagem to get rid of the enemy._The ...... pursuit. Many favours and indulgences had already been granted them from the Crown, for promoting their success and prosperity, and for securing the ...... the grant, such part was to revert to the trust, and the grant with ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 204

An Historical Mystery

  [english | 1892]  

Honor De Balzac


Summary: [An Historical Mystery by Honor? De Balzac. The book has no illustrations or index. Purchasers are entitled to a free trial membership in the General Books Club where they can select from more than a million books without charge. Subjects Literary Criticism European French ]
Genres: [mysterydetective | history | fiction and literatureDownloads: 90

An Interesting Journal Of Abner Stocking Of Chatham

  [english | 1810]  

Abner Stocking


Summary: [An Interesting Journal Of Abner Stocking Of Chatham Connecticut by Abner Stocking. Formatted for the Kindle. JOURNAL OF ABNER STOCKING AS KEPT BY HIMSELF DURING HIS LONG AND TEDIOUS MARCH THROUGH THE WILDERNESS TO QUEBEC UNTIL HIS RETURN TO HIS NATIVE PLACE. DETAILING THE DISTRESSING EVENTS OF THE EXPEDITION AGAINST QUEBEC UNDER THE COMMAND OF COL. ARNOLD IN THE YEAR 1775. INTRODUCTION The reader ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 366

An Ohio Woman In The Philippines

  [english | 1904]  

Emily Bronson Conger


Summary: [An Ohio Woman In The Philippines Giving Personal Experiences And Descriptions Including Incidents Of Honolulu Ports In Japan And China by Emily Bronson Conger. The book has no illustrations or index. Purchasers are entitled to a free trial membership in the General Books Club where they can select from more than a million books without charge. Subjects History General History General History Asia ...]
Genres: [history | travelDownloads: 239

An Onlooker In France 1917 1919

  [english | 1921]  

William Orpen


Excerpts: [... and not try to hustle people, so we decided we would not go and report to the Colonel till the next day after lunch. Looking into the yard from my ...... From battle, murder and sudden death, Good Lord, deliver us.. On up the hill past the mines to Pozires. An Army railway was then running through ...... still in the Confusion in which it was hurriedly left. The sun is baking hot. ...]
Genres: [war | historyDownloads: 182

Ancient Pottery Of The Mississippi Valley

  [english | 1886]  

William Holmes


Summary: [William Henry Holmes (December 1 1846 - April 20 1933) was an American anthropologist archaeologist geologist and museum director.]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 154

Andrew Melville

  [english | 1899]  

William Morison


Excerpts: [... its hold on the district. The Baldovy family itself had been identified with the Reformed movement from the beginning. Melville's eldest brother, ...... way two days were spent in Stirling, where the King, then a boy of nine, was residing and the Melvilles saw him and were much struck with his precocity ...... its gates had to be closed for lack of students so that when he entered ...]
Genres: [biography | historyDownloads: 449

Angel Agnes

  [english | 1873]  

Wesley Bradshaw


Excerpts: [... but above all, from that thrice dreaded pestilence, yellow fever. Of all the scourge ever sent upon poor sinful man, none equals in horror and ...... forty-eight hours struck down whole families, leaving neither husband, mother nor orphans to mourn each other, but sweeping them all into eternity on ...... call upon you, though we are perfect strangers to you indeed you must.. Very ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 252

Animal Figures In The Maya Codices

  [english | 1910]  

Alfred Tozzer


Excerpts: [... CONSIDERATION OF THE MEANING AND OCCURRENCE OF ANIMAL FORMS. Before taking up the different animals in the codices it may be well ...... as to the special offering associated with each direction. In Dresden 29b, the lizard glyph is found in the same group with the sign commonly ...... appear without its picture below. The same is seen also in connection with the representation of ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 139

Annals And Reminiscences Of Jamaica Plain

  [english | 1897]  

Harriet Manning Whitcomb


Excerpts: [... by request to be read before the Jamaica Plain Ladies' Tuesday Club. Subsequently a desire was expressed to have it put in a more permanent form and ...... and brown with weather stains and lichens and folds of ivy, which have held within their walls of oak and cedar people and events whose records thrill ...... the entire Bible into their tongue, besides a Psalter, primers, ...]
Genres: [biography | historyDownloads: 485

Arabic Authors

  [english | 1890]  

F Arbuthnot


Summary: [Sir Alexander John Arbuthnot KCSI CIE (11 October 1822 Killaloe Ireland - 10 June 1907) was a British official and writer. Educated at Rugby School. Arbuthnot served in Madras as the director of Public Instruction (1855) he was a key force in the incorporation of Madras University (1857) he was the chief secretary to the Madras Government (1862-67) he was a member of the Legislative Council ...]
Genres: [history | essaysDownloads: 255

Army Of The Cumberland And The Battle Of Stone River

  [english | 1907]  

Gilbert Kniffin


Excerpts: [... of the court-house at Knoxville. The retreat of the Confederate Army into East Tennessee in what was reported as a routed and disorganized condition ...... as to have already caused the decapitation of more than one general. The positive refusal of General Buell to march 60,000 men into a sterile ...... to which he was to be assigned. His commission as major-general, dated ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 96

Arthurian Chronicles Roman De Brut

  [english | ]  

Wace


Summary: [Bibliography: p. xiii.]
Genres: [myth | history | poetryDownloads: 239

Artillery Through The Ages

  [english | 1949]  

Albert Manucy


Excerpts: [... Southeastern National Monuments. Drawings by Author. Technical Review by Harold L. Peterson. National Park Service Interpretive Series History ...... an improvement in gunpowder, further encouraged the building of smaller and stronger guns. Before 1500 the siege gun had been the predominant piece. ...... deployment of his columns with light guns. What was equally significant, he ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 159

Assyrian Historiography

  [english | ]  

Albert Ten Eyck Olmstead


Excerpts: [... are the most nearly contemporaneous with the events they narrate, and on these, and on these alone, base our history of the period. To the less narrowly ...... is fuller and interesting details not found in other sources are often given. But it would be a great mistake to assume that the annals are always ...... itself was not captured, we may deduct the 200,000 as a product of the ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 36

At The Sign Of The Barber Pole

  [english | 1904]  

William Andrews


Excerpts: [... of the Beard and the Moustachio, by John Adey Repton, F.S.A., London, 1839. Why Shave. by H.M., London. Notes and Queries, and other periodicals, ...... unlopt Could walk, on stumps the others hopt But, when they ended all their wars, And men grew out of love with scars, Their trade decaying to keep ...... upon Dr Ingledew for the following version, which is the best we have seen:-....]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 269

Atlanta

  [english | 1904]  

Atlanta Chamber Of Commerce


Excerpts: [... three years which intervened before its destruction the place was the seat of varied and important industries, whose principal object was to sustain ...... of houses has increased from 300 to 22,600. [Illustration: STATE CAPITOL.]. The question, wherefore Atlanta. naturally arises, for communities are ...... here. There were in 1900 395 establishments, employing over 9,000 ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 444
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