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A Narrative Of The Expedition To Dongola And Sennaar

  [english | 1822]  

George Bethune English


Summary: [George Bethune English (March 7 1787 - Washington D.C. September 20 1828) was an American adventurer diplomat soldier and convert to Islam. The oldest of four children English was born in Cambridge Massachusetts where he was baptized at Trinity Church on April 1 1787. He later attended Harvard College where his dissertation won a Bowdoin Prize he received a Masters in theology in 1811. During his ...]
Genres: [non fictionDownloads: 257

A New Name For The Mexican Red Bat

  [english | 1951]  

E Raymond Hall


Summary: [Little Mexican (titled Young Archimedes in the U.S. ) (1924) Aldous Huxley]
Genres: [science | non fictionDownloads: 76

A Novelist On Novels

  [english | 1918]  

W George


Summary: [Alexander George (Alec) Craig (1897?1973) was an author and poet who wrote extensively about banned books. Craig was interested more generally in sexual behaviour and reform and was also engaged with the socialist movement. He was involved with the Progressive League reviewing books for their journal. His papers are in the archives of Senate House Library.]
Genres: [non fiction | essays | sexualityDownloads: 372

A Plea For Captain John Brown

  [english | 1859]  

Henry David Thoreau


Summary: [Henry David Thoreau (born David Henry Thoreau July 12 1817 ? May 6 1862) was an American author poet abolitionist naturalist tax resister development critic surveyor historian philosopher and leading transcendentalist. He is best known for his book Walden a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings and his essay Civil Disobedience an argument for individual resistance to civil ...]
Genres: [non fictionDownloads: 69

A Practical Physiology

  [english | ]  

Albert Blaisdell


Summary: [vry nice]
Genres: [non fiction | science | instructionalDownloads: 280

A Psychological Counter Current In Recent Fiction

  [english | ]  

William Dean Howells


Summary: [William Dean Howells (March 1 1837 ? May 11 1920) was an American realist author and literary critic. He was known for the Christmas story Christmas Every Day and the novel The Rise of Silas Lapham.]
Genres: [non fiction | psychologyDownloads: 265

A Public Appeal For Redress To The Corporation And Overseers

  [english | 1891]  

Francis Ellingwood Abbott


Summary: [A Public Appeal For Redress To The Corporation And Overseers Of Harvard University Professor Royce S Libel by Francis Ellingwood Abbot. A Public Appeal for Redress to the Corporation and Overseers of Harvard University - Professor Royce s Libel is presented here in a high quality kindle edition. This popular classic work by Francis Ellingwood Abbot is in the English language and may not include ...]
Genres: [non fictionDownloads: 497

A Report Of Major Hart Case Of Rice Frauds

  [english | 1818]  

W Inglis


Summary: [Brian Inglis (31 July 1916 ? 11 February 1993) was an Irish journalist historian and television presenter. He was born in Dublin Ireland and retained an interest in Irish history and politics.]
Genres: [non fictionDownloads: 127

A Report On The Feasibility And Advisability Of Some Policy

  [english | 1907]  

George Wingate


Excerpts: [... AMMON B. CRITCHFIELD Of Ohio. PUBLISHED IN ACCORDANCE WITH A RESOLUTION OF THE NATIONAL BOARD FOR THE PROMOTION OF RIFLE PRACTICE. WASHINGTON ...... January 25, 1907, the report of this committee was submitted by Generals Wingate and Critchfield, and is published in accordance with the following ...... assisting to promote interest in rifle practice is lost to the country. This ...]
Genres: [non fictionDownloads: 443

A Review Of The Resources And Industries Of The State Of

  [english | 1909]  

Ithamar Howell


Excerpts: [... of the exalted name, so happily bestowed upon it, the most carping critic must admit. With a population now reaching up toward a million and a half, and ...... that haunt the mountain [Page 13] streams, through the long list of delectable salt and fresh water food, the fisherman of Washington has an enticing ...... the ocean tides ebb and flow, upon whose surface the navies of the ...]
Genres: [non fictionDownloads: 386

A Series Of Lessons In Gnani Yoga

  [english | 1906]  

Yogi Ramacharaka


Summary: [William Walker Atkinson (December 5 1862 ? November 22 1932) was an attorney merchant publisher and author as well as an occultist and an American pioneer of the New Thought movement. He is also known to have been the author of the pseudonymous works attributed to Theron Q. Dumont and Yogi Ramacharaka. Due in part to Atkinsons intense personal secrecy and extensive use of pseudonyms he is now ...]
Genres: [non fiction | religion | instructionalDownloads: 302

A Series Of Lessons In Raja Yoga

  [english | 1906]  

Yogi Ramacharaka


Summary: [William Walker Atkinson (December 5 1862 ? November 22 1932) was an attorney merchant publisher and author as well as an occultist and an American pioneer of the New Thought movement. He is also known to have been the author of the pseudonymous works attributed to Theron Q. Dumont and Yogi Ramacharaka. Due in part to Atkinsons intense personal secrecy and extensive use of pseudonyms he is now ...]
Genres: [non fiction | health | instructionalDownloads: 300

Aboriginal American Authors And Their Productions

  [english | 1883]  

Daniel Brinton


Excerpts: [... his death the translation, together with the original, came into the possession of Mr. E.G. Squier. By him it was first published, but in a partial ...... this obliteration of their sciences and their archives.[21] Some of them set to work to recover the memories thus doomed to oblivion, and to write ...... language is easy to learn to a stranger to both, Maya comes easier than ...]
Genres: [non fictionDownloads: 16

About Sugar Buying For Jobbers

  [english | 1921]  

B Dyer


Summary: [About Sugar Buying For Jobbers How You Can Lessen Business Risks By Trading In Refined Sugar Futures by B W Dyer. 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 Technology]
Genres: [non fiction | businessDownloads: 89

Acadia

  [english | 1859]  

Frederic Cozzens


Summary: [The Acadian Exiles by Arthur G Doughty. Having removed the menace of the French forts Lawrence was now able to deal more freely with the question of the Acadians. The opportunity for action was not long in presenting itself. In June the Acadians of Minas presented to Lawrence a petition couched in language not as tactful as it might have been. In this memorial they requested the restoration of ...]
Genres: [non fictionDownloads: 241

Across The Fruited Plain

  [english | 1940]  

Florence Crannell Means


Excerpts: [... book Jack Of The Bean Fields, by Nina Millen. This book is dedicated to a whole troop of children across the fruited plain: Tomoko, Willie May, Fei-Kin, ...... down to her stout slippers, too and Grandpa had mended the slippers till the tops would hardly hold another pair of soles. Hi, Rosie. called ...... on earth can all be well. Grandma protested. I don't see no prospects.. This ...]
Genres: [non fiction | post 1930Downloads: 212

Actas Capitulares Desde El 21 Hasta El 25 De Mayo De 1810 En

  [spanish | 1836]  

Anonymous


Summary: [I dont know much about this title but I love Buenos Aires. Also the review system rocks.]
Genres: [non fictionDownloads: 142

Adrift On An Ice Pan

  [english | 1909]  

Wilfred Grenfell


Summary: [Forget the glorifying intro by another person (praising the authors work as medical missionary). What follows is a short dry account of a remarkable event.]
Genres: [adventure | non fictionDownloads: 350

Adventures In The Rifle Brigade

  [english | 1830]  

Captain Kincaid


Summary: [Adventures In The Rifle Brigade by Captain J Kincaid. Adventures in the Rifle Brigade by Captain J. Kincaid ]
Genres: [adventure | non fiction | warDownloads: 230

Advice To A Young Man Upon First Going To Oxford

  [english | 1832]  

Edward Berens


Summary: [Advice To A Young Man Upon First Going To Oxford by Edward Berens. 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 Conduct of life Study Aids Civil Service ]
Genres: [non fiction | correspondenceDownloads: 316
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