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Histoire De La Revolution Francaise Iii

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Adolphe Thiers


Excerpts: [... tant d'objets prcieux disparurent jamais. Une partie fut impudemment vole par des subalternes, tels que Sergent, surnomm Agathe cause d'un bijou prcieux ...... pas craint de m'accuser, je vous remercie. Je reconnais votre courage la cit clbre qui vous a dput. La patrie, vous et moi, nous gagnerons tous cette ...... du pouvoir excutif, la distribution des comits et aux prparatifs de ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 425

Histoire De La Revolution Francaise Tome 10

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Adolphe Thiers


Excerpts: [... Telles furent les conditions au moyen desquelles la France entra en possession du premier port de la Mditerrane, et de l'un des plus forts du monde. Il ...... jambes croises comme les scheiks, dit avec eux les litanies du prophte, en balanant le haut de son corps et agitant sa tte. Il difia tout le saint collge ...... dcide. La Porte dclara solennellement la guerre la France[1], et,...]
Genres: [history | travelDownloads: 207

Histoire De La Rvolution Franaise Iv

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Adolphe Thiers


Excerpts: [... la paix toutes les places seraient rendues. Telles furent les coupables conventions faites par Dumouriez avec le prince de Cobourg, par l'intermediaire ...... deux postes, a Nogent et a Pont-Saint-Maxence, il ferait mourir les Parisiens de faim. Au reste, ajoute-t-il, vos jacobins peuvent expier tous leurs ...... coupable, sous peine de compromettre le peu de bien qu'il m'est ...]
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Histoire De La Rvolution Franaise Ix

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Adolphe Thiers


Excerpts: [... V (l797).-CARACTRES ET DIVISIONS DES CINQ DIRECTEURS, BARRAS, CARNOT, REWBELL, LETOURNEUR ET LARVELLIRE-LPAUX.-TAT DE L'OPINION PUBLIQUE. CLUB DE ...... son commerce gn dans le Nord par les Anglais et les Russes enfin elle perdit toutes ses colonies par la trahison de la plupart de ses commandans. ...... pour le moment du moins, une expdition en Irlande, mais sa banque tait menace, ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 67

Histoire De La Rvolution Franaise Vi

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Adolphe Thiers


Excerpts: [... faisait fort mal. Pour remdier ce fcheux tat des choses, on supprima les comits rvolutionnaires des communes, et on ne maintint que ceux de district. ...... s'attachant toujours saisir le ct politique de la question, ajoute ces observations remarquables: Prenons ici, dit-il, les leons de l'histoire. Remarquons, ...... La Corse tait prte nous chapper depuis que Paoli s'tait dclar ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 491

Histoire De La Rvolution Franaise Viii

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Adolphe Thiers


Excerpts: [... tait la tche des cinq magistrats qui venaient d'tre appels l'administration suprme de la rpublique. Le besoin d'ordre est si grand dans les socits ...... les Pays-Bas, elle tait perdue la hauteur des Vosges, et l'ennemi nous avait enlev autour de Mayence un vaste demi-cercle. Dans cet tat de dtresse, ...... Les officiers ne songeaient qu' se livrer aux plaisirs de l'hiver, Gnes et ...]
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Assyrian Historiography

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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

Murat

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Alexandre Dumas


Summary: [Ali Pacha by Alexandre Dumas. Alexandre Dumas was a French writer best known for his numerous historical novels of high adventure which have made him one of the most widely read French authors in the world. Many of his novels including The Count of Monte Cristo The Three Musketeers Twenty Years After and The Vicomte de Bragelonne were serialized. He also wrote plays and magazine articles and was ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 202

The History Of England

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A Pollard


Summary: [A Childs History of England is a book by Charles Dickens. It first appeared in serial form in Household Words running from January 25 1851 to December 10 1853. Each volume was published separately in book form: the first volume on December 20 1851 the second December 25 1852 and the third December 24 1853]
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The Irish Race In The Past And The Present

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A Thebaud


Excerpts: [... civilization, and persist in refusing to enter upon the path of progress. The North American savage has always been most persistent in this stubborn opposition ...... of warlike expeditions to that country but their efforts at navigation were always on an extremely limited scale, in spite of the many inducements ...... more artificially constituted, but of a much deeper and more ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 97

Lincoln Letters

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Abraham Lincoln


Summary: [Lincoln S Inaugurals Addresses And Letters Selections by Abraham Lincoln. Lincoln s Inaugurals Addresses and Letters Selections is presented here in a high quality kindle edition. This popular classic work by Abraham Lincoln is in the English language. If you enjoy the works of Abraham Lincoln then we highly recommend this publication for your book collection.]
Genres: [history | correspondenceDownloads: 268

Napoleon Campaign In Russia Anno 1812 Medico Historical

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Achilles Rose


Excerpts: [... where they were most sensitive, at their pocket. He instituted the continental blocus. Russia with the other lands of Continental Europe had to close ...... invented new measures for this purpose, among which the well-known formation of battalions of cattle, an immense rolling stock destined to follow the ...... and joined the army on the retreat at Wilna, was annihilated. Of the ...]
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My First Battle

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Adam Mickiewicz


Summary: [Heavy Metal: a Tank Companys Battle to Baghdad is a book by Captain Jason Conroy with Ron Martz published in 2005 by Potomac Books. In Heavy Metal Conroy and Martz provide an up-close and very personal view of the sometimes vicious fighting that took place almost from the time the unit crossed the border from Kuwait until it got to Baghdad. The book chronicles the making of Charlie Company ...]
Genres: [history | warDownloads: 169

The Moravians In Georgia

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Adelaide Fries


Summary: [The Moravians In Georgia by Adelaide L Fries. In the life of any individual association or nation there will probably be one or more occurrences which may be considered as success or failure according to the dramatic features of the event and the ultimate results. Of this the Battle of Bunker Hill is a striking example. On the morning of June 17th 1775 a force of British soldiers attacked a small ...]
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An Historical Account Of The Rise And Progress Of The

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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

Man In The Iron Mask essay

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Alexandre Dumas


Excerpts: [... interests, and persists in regarding the prisoner as sacrificed for the preservation of some dynastic secret involving the peace of the world and ...... was founded the other was a work by the bibliophile Jacob, who followed a new system of inquiry, and whose book displayed the results of deep research ...... that interferes with its development. A book, on the contrary, is written ...]
Genres: [non fiction | historyDownloads: 257

Mary Stuart

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Alexandre Dumas


Summary: [Mary Stuart by Alexandre Dumas. Regal and beautiful Mary gambled away her throne for love and only the deadly game of power she played and eventually lost to her own cousin could contain her. 4 cassettes.]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 480

Massacres Of The South

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Alexandre Dumas


Excerpts: [... help, and to carry out their promise doubled the patrol and appointed a captain of the town whose sole duty was to keep order in the streets. Now ...... Majesty has spared their modesty by addressing to them on many occasions words of praise which they would never have ventured to apply to themselves ...... and swords a few had even pistols and guns. On the stroke of ten, the hour ...]
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The Development Of The Feeling For Nature In The Middle Ages

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Alfred Biese


Excerpts: [... Lodge, Dalrymple, Bigg, Pilkington, Hodgkin, De Montalembert, Gary, Lok, Murray, Gibb, a translator in Bonn's Classics. ITALIAN.-Gary, Longfellow, ...... the courtly epics of chivalry, the place of real Nature was taken by a fabulous wonderworld, full of the most fantastic and romantic scenery, ...... event to histrionic purposes, and even made its influence felt upon the clergy. ...]
Genres: [history | natureDownloads: 34

Sabbath In Puritan New England

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Alice Morse Earle


Excerpts: [... musket or wolf-hook. In 1723 wolves were so abundant in Ipswich that parents would not suffer their children to go to and from church and school without ...... of disorder that strangers wondered at it. In the midst of the carousal the master of the pinnace called the boatswain Brother Loggerheads. This ...... paper, to the girl whom he had once assailed and bombarded with his ...]
Genres: [history | religionDownloads: 324
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