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Military Aircraft Recognition

History | 7 | 9-01-2018, 17:55

Author: Paul Eden  |  Isbn: 9781840373592  |  File size: 53MB  |  Year: 2002  |  Pages: 176  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History The perfect guide for spotters and enthusiasts interested in fighters, bombers, transports, tankers and other military airplanes. Contains 3-view silhouettes, color photographs, dimensions, technical specifications and an abridged history of those aircraft most likely to be seen in...

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The A.G. Gaston Motel by Marie A. Sutton (.ePUB)

History | 5 | 9-01-2018, 17:03

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 4.33MB Overview: Traveling throughout the South during the 1950s was hazardous for African Americans. There were precious few hotels and restaurants that opened their doors to minorities, and fewer still had accommodations above the bare minimum, to say nothing of the racism and violence that followed. But in Birmingham, black entrepreneur and eventual millionaire A.G. Gaston created a first-class motel and lounge for African Americans that became a symbol of pride of his...

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Samolot transportowy CASA C-295 (Typy Broni i Uzbrojenia 207)

History | 11 | 26-12-2017, 16:26

Author:  |  Isbn: 8311097879  |  File size: 7.34MB  |  Year: 2004  |  Pages: 36  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Typy Broni i Uzbrojenia = Types of Weapons and Armament. Series of Polish language monographs on armament, including aircraft, tanks, warships, radar systems, rockets, cannons, pistols, torpedoes etc. Each edition provides a development history of the type (and sub-types) and technical data....

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Stalin's World War II Evacuations: Triumph & Troubles in Kirov

History | 18 | 23-12-2017, 20:51

Author: Larry E. Holmes  |  Isbn: 9780700623952  |  File size: 3.01MB  |  Year: 2017  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History In the face of the German onslaught in World War II, the Soviets succeeded, as Molotov later recalled, “in relocating to the rear virtually an entire industrial country.” It was an official declared “one of the greatest feats of the war.” Focusing on...

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Tribal Boundaries In The Nass Watershed

History | 7 | 22-12-2017, 13:11

Author: Neil J. Sterritt, Richard Overstall, and Susan Marsden  |  Isbn: 9780774806602  |  File size: 29 MB  |  Year: 1998  |  Pages: 696  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History This text presents the response of the Gitksan and Gitanyow to the use of the treaty process by the Nisga'a to expand into Gitksan and Gitanyow territory on the Nass River. It makes a contribution to the question of how First Nations in...

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Ancient Greek Democracy: Readings & Sources

History | 11 | 16-12-2017, 18:02

Author: Eric W. Robinson  |  Isbn: 9780631233947  |  File size: 23MB  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 344  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History This book invites readers to join in a fresh and extensive investigation of one of Ancient Greece’s greatest inventions: democratic government.Provides an accessible, up-to-date survey of vital issues in Greek democracy.Covers democracy’s origins, growth and...

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War of 1812

History | 13 | 6-12-2017, 20:40

Author: Miriam Greenblatt  |  Isbn: 9780816049332  |  File size: 6MB  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 176  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History The year was 1812, and the United States teetered once again on the brink of war with Great Britain. Caught in England's ongoing battle with France, the United States found its ports blockaded and its young sailors pressed into service aboard British vessels. War of 1812,...

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The Armed Forces Of The European Union 2012-2013

History | 5 | 5-12-2017, 11:06

Author: Charles Heyman  |  Isbn: 9781844155194  |  File size: 2.8 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History This first edition of an entirely new publication will, for the first time, provide comprehensive information on what is one of the world’s largest military force groupings. The European Union’s 25 member states have defense forces that include over 1.6 million...

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Blood & Iron: Letters From The Western Front

History | 9 | 29-11-2017, 11:14

Author: Jon Cooksey  |  Isbn: 9781848842977  |  File size: 3.2 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 256  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History Until now Hugh Butterworth was just one of the millions of lost soldiers of the Great War, and the extraordinary letters he sent home from the Western Front have been forgotten. But after more than ninety years of obscurity, these letters, which describe his experience of war...

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Kennedy V. Nixon: The Presidential Election Of 1960

History | 8 | 25-11-2017, 20:15

Author: Edmund F. Kallina  |  Isbn: 9780813041537  |  File size: 1.5 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 305  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Kennedy v. Nixon is a book for everyone who thinks they know what happened in the pivotal election year of 1960. For fifty years we've accepted Theodore White's premise (from The Making of the President, 1960) that Kennedy ran a brilliant campaign while Nixon committed...

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Britain & The Papacy In The Age Of Revolution, 1846-1851

History | 7 | 25-11-2017, 14:28

Author: Saho Matsumoto-Best  |  Isbn: 9780861932658  |  File size: 1.3 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 216  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History From the time of the Reformation Anglo-Vatican relations have typically been seen as a long history of unending antagonism and mutual suspicion, but this has not always been the case. This book sheds light on one of the most curious episodes in early Victorian history...

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Painting Wargaming Figures

History | 14 | 17-11-2017, 18:38

Author: Javier Gomez Valero  |  Isbn: 9781848848221  |  File size: 19 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History Javier Gomez, a highly talented figure painter of long experience and excellent reputation, shares the secrets of his success in this accessible 'how-to' guide to painting miniatures. He takes the reader step-by-step through the whole process, from choice of materials...

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Mixed Blood Indians: Racial Construction In The Early South

History | 11 | 13-11-2017, 18:03

Author: Theda Perdue and Theda Purdue  |  Isbn: 9780820327310  |  File size: 1.1 MB  |  Year: 2005  |  Pages: 160  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History On the southern frontier in the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, European men―including traders, soldiers, and government agents―sometimes married Native women. Children of these unions were known by whites as "half-breeds." The Indian societies into...

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Major Battles of the First World War by Bill Price (.ePUB)+

History | 33 | 10-11-2017, 11:29

Requirements: ePUB, MOBI or AZW3 Reader, 1.2MB Overview: This book provides a good summary of the important battles of the first world war. Although the reader will likely want to explore this subject further, by reading this book they will get to know the major players in the war and how it evolved into a long term struggle that became bogged down in the trenches. Genre: Non-Fiction, History, World War I Download link 1 Download link 2...

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Coexistence & Cultural Transmission In East Asia

History | 23 | 21-10-2017, 19:06

Author: Hidetaka Bessho and Naoko Matsumoto  |  Isbn: 9781598743364  |  File size: 10.3 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 288  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History This is the first volume to introduce the data, theory and methodology of contemporary archaeological work in Japan and other parts of East Asia archaeology in English to western audiences. It also introduces a new theoretical concept to archaeologists...

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Absolute Monarchs: A History Of The Papacy

History | 14 | 20-10-2017, 10:47

Author: John Julius Norwich  |  Isbn: 9781400067152  |  File size: 9.6 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 528  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER In a chronicle that captures nearly two thousand years of inspiration and intrigue, John Julius Norwich recounts in riveting detail the histories of the most significant popes and what they meant politically, culturally, and socially to Rome...

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Cosmos & Community in Early.. by Benjamin Anderson (.ePUB)

History | 17 | 19-10-2017, 17:53

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 67 MB Overview: In the rapidly changing world of the early Middle Ages, depictions of the cosmos represented a consistent point of reference across the three dominant states—the Frankish, Byzantine, and Islamic Empires. As these empires diverged from their Greco-Roman roots between 700 and 1000 A.D. and established distinctive medieval artistic traditions, cosmic imagery created a web of visual continuity, though local meanings of these images varied greatly. Benjamin...

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Politics & The Russian Army: Civil-military Relations, 1689-2000

History | 11 | 18-10-2017, 10:36

Author: Brian D. Taylor  |  Isbn: 9780521016940  |  File size: 2.1 MB  |  Year: 2000  |  Pages: 374  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Military coups have plagued many countries around the world, but Russia, despite its tumultuous history, has not experienced a successful military coup in over two centuries. In a series of detailed case studies, Brian Taylor explains the political role of the Russian...

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Brown Water Runs Red: My Year As An Advisor To The Vietnamese Navy Junk Force

History | 15 | 17-10-2017, 17:28

Author: Bob Andretta  |  Isbn: 9781515342861  |  File size: 4.4 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 400  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History Those heady days at the Naval Academy in Annapolis just four years earlier now seem so long ago. Here he is, lying face down in a muddy ditch on some remote and forsaken island in the Cua Dai River in Vietnam in the middle of the night. He has been blown off a boat, and is...

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The Age Of Reform: 1890 To 1920

History | 14 | 16-10-2017, 15:37

Author: Rodney P. Carlisle  |  Isbn: 9780816071784  |  File size: 5.9 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 291  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History The first decades of the 20th century were characterized by technological advancements. Chief among these was the replacement of horse-drawn vehicles by the gasoline-powered car, which necessitated the development of a nationwide infrastructure of paved highways and...

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True South by Jon Else (.ePUB)

History | 21 | 14-10-2017, 18:11

Requirements: ePUB reader, 11 MB Overview: The inside story of Eyes on the Prize, one of the most important and influential TV shows in history. Published on the 30th anniversary of the initial broadcast, which reached 100 million viewers. Henry Hampton’s 1987 landmark multipart television series, Eyes on the Prize, an eloquent, plainspoken chronicle of the civil rights movement, is now the classic narrative of that history. Before Hampton, the movement’s history had been written or filmed...

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Islam & the Americas by Aisha Khan (.ePUB)

History | 18 | 14-10-2017, 14:59

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 4.75MB Overview: A tour de force that underwrites and shifts the petrified image of Islam disseminated by mainstream media."--Walter D. Mignolo, author of The Darker Side of Western Modernity "Gives us an entirely different picture of Muslims in the Americas than can be found in the established literature. A complex glimpse of the rich diversity and historical depth of Muslim presence in the Caribbean and Latin America."--Katherine Pratt Ewing, editor of Being and Belonging:...

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Arnhem on the Horizon: The Story of WWII Glider Pilot Sgt Johnny Wetherall

History | 18 | 10-10-2017, 17:36

Author: David Pasley  |  Isbn:  |  File size: 7.71MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 95  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History In September 1944, around 1,300 men piloted military gliders from England to the Netherlands as part of Operation Market Garden. Among them was Sgt Johnny Wetherall, a 19 year old Glider Pilot from Oxford. During the battle which ensued Johnny was wounded and captured, taking him on a...

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The Mariana & Palau Islands Campaign

History | 21 | 3-10-2017, 20:05

Author: Charles River Editors  |  Isbn: 9781537258980  |  File size: 8.81MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 60  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History *Includes pictures *Includes accounts of the fighting by soldiers *Includes online resources and a bibliography for further reading The powerful forces of the United States Navy (USN), Marine Corps, and Army advanced inexorably against Imperial Japan in 1944. Following...

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Revolutionary Dreams by Richard Stites (.ePUB)

History | 16 | 2-10-2017, 19:57

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 4.9MB Overview: The revolutionary ideals of equality, communal living, proletarian morality, and technology worship, rooted in Russian utopianism, generated a range of social experiments which found expression, in the first decade of the Russian revolution, in festival, symbol, science fiction, city planning, and the arts. In this study, historian Richard Stites offers a vivid portrayal of revolutionary life and the cultural factors--myth, ritual, cult, and symbol--that...

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