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Download Historical Atlas Of Arkansas

Historical Atlas Of Arkansas

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Author: Gerald Hanson  |  Isbn: 978-0806124803  |  File size: 3.7 MB  |  Year: 1992  |  Pages: 142  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History Historical Atlas of Arkansas [Paperback] Gerald Hanson (Author), Carl H. Moneyhon (Author) Maps on a wide variety of subjects are included, from natural resources, elections results, Civil War tactical maps, settlement patterns. Download book...

Download Dutch Warships In The Age Of Sail 1600 – 1714

Dutch Warships In The Age Of Sail 1600 – 1714

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Author: James Bender  |  Isbn: 978-1848321571  |  File size: 28.9 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 320  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History For most of the seventeenth century the Netherlands constituted the most important maritime power in the world, with by far the largest merchant fleet and dominance in seaborne trade, feared and envied by other countries. Born out of an 80-year struggle against Spain for...

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Coptic Christianity In Ottoman Egypt

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Author: Febe Armanios  |  Isbn: 9780199744848  |  File size: 1.1 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 272  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History In this book, Febe Armanios explores Coptic religious life in Ottoman Egypt (1517-1798), focusing closely on manuscripts housed in Coptic archives. Ottoman Copts frequently turned to religious discourses, practices, and rituals as they dealt with various transformations in...

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Us Nuclear Submarines: The Fast Attack (osprey New Vanguard 138)

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Author: Jim Christley and Tony Bryan  |  Isbn: 9781846031687  |  File size: 2 MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 48  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History "Silent but deadly" - Osprey's US Nuclear Submarines: The Fast-Attack takes a fresh look at the controversial design and development of the nuclear submarine of which the United States Navy operates the largest fleet in the world. The advent of nuclear power...

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Indians & British Outposts In Eighteenth-century America

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Author: Daniel Ingram  |  Isbn: 9780813060385  |  File size: 3.3 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 272  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History “Offers readers interesting snapshots of life at these five frontier forts, all of them hotly contested places in the mid-eighteenth century… Ingram makes a powerful case for the local nature of the British frontier.”—Journal of American Ethnic History  ...

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Chan: An Ancient Maya Farming Community

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Author: Cynthia Robin  |  Isbn: 9780813049632  |  File size: 8.7 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 416  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History "What stands out in the Chan research is the variability and complexity of the strategies for living in this small community--clearly not the faceless homogeneous masses at the bottom of the socio-economic scale, but a diverse group of people in households who were successful...

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Dangerous Frontiers: Campaigning In Somaliland & Oman

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Author: Colonel Bryan Ray  |  Isbn: 9781844157235  |  File size: 11.2 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 224  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History In Part 1 of his book the author describes his life as a young officer in the Somaliland Scouts in the (then) British Protectorate of Somaliland. At that time tribal quarrels, generally over water, were taking place in the troubled strip of country between the...

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The Sociology Of Military Science: Prospects For Postinstitutional Military Design

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Author: Chris Paparone  |  Isbn: 9781441154804  |  File size: 1.3 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 224  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History This groundbreaking work challenges modernist military science and explores how a more open design epistemology is becoming an attractive alternative to a military staff culture rooted in a monistic scientific paradigm. The author offers fresh sociological avenues to become...

Download The Realm Of St. Stephen: A History Of Medieval Hungary, 895-1526

The Realm Of St. Stephen: A History Of Medieval Hungary, 895-1526

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Author: Pal Engel  |  Isbn: 9781860640612  |  File size: 12 MB  |  Year: 2001  |  Pages: 416  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History This is a comprehensive textbook on the historiography of medieval Eastern and Central Europe. It traces the medieval kingdom of Hungary - which covered the vast territory of the Carpathian basin - from the conquest by the Magyar tribes in 895 until defeat by the ottomans at the...

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British Army Uniforms From 1751-1783

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Author: Carl Franklin  |  Isbn: 9781473886667  |  File size: 43.3 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 384  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History Based on contemporary records and paintings, this book identifies each cavalry and infantry regiment and illustrates changes in uniforms, their facing colors and the nature and shape of lace worn by officers, NCOs and private soldiers from 1751 to 1783. Regiments that...

Download Friendly Fire In The Civil War: More Than 100 True Stories Of Comrade Killing Comrade

Friendly Fire In The Civil War: More Than 100 True Stories Of Comrade Killing Comrade

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Author: Garrison Webb and Webb B Garrison  |  Isbn: 9781558537149  |  File size: 52.3 MB  |  Year: 1999  |  Pages: 230  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Anecdotes describe both intentional and accidental killing of comrades during the Civil War More than 100 true stories of comrade killing comrade:defective ammunitionaccidental shootingsblinding smokedeliberate fire upon comrademistaken...

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Ship Dioramas: Bringing Your Models To Life

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Author: David Griffith  |  Isbn: 9781848321687  |  File size: 112.8 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 144  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History Ship Dioramas is about the art of displaying waterline ship models. Ship models that do not show the full hull and are not mounted on an artificial stand cry out for a realistic setting. This is the province of the diorama, which at its most effective is a depiction of a...

Download Japan's Imperial Diplomacy: Consuls, Treaty Ports, & War in China,

Japan's Imperial Diplomacy: Consuls, Treaty Ports, & War in China,

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Author: B. J. Brooks  |  Isbn: 9780824820626  |  File size: 1.4 MB  |  Year: 2000  |  Pages: 272  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History In November 1937, Ishii Itaro, head of the Japanese Foreign Ministry's Bureau of Asiatic Affairs, reflected bitterly on the decline of the Ministry's influence in China and his own long and debilitating struggle to guide China policy. Ishii was the most notable member of a...

Download Alte Welten, neue Bilder : Jüdische Mystik und die Gedankenwelt des 20. Jahrhunderts

Alte Welten, neue Bilder : Jüdische Mystik und die Gedankenwelt des 20. Jahrhunderts

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Author: Moshe Idel  |  Isbn: 9783633542598  |  File size: 6.2 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 462  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Jüdische Intellektuelle prägten das Denken des 20. Jahrhunderts tiefgreifend, darunter Walter Benjamin, Gershom Scholem, Paul Celan, Franz Rosenzweig, Jacques Derrida und George Steiner. Bis heute stehen diesen Autoren jedoch überwiegend nichtjüdische Leser gegenüber, die die...

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Hms Fearless

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Author: Ewen Southby-Tailyour  |  Isbn: 9781781593646  |  File size: 22.7 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 352  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History The Seventh ship to bear the name, the Assault Ship and Commando Carrier HMS Fearless was first commissioned in 1965. Over the next 37 years she was seldom far from the actions in which British forces were engaged world-wide, be they in Aden, Malaysia and Borneo,...

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The Great Depression: A Migrant Mothers Story: The 20th Century

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Author: Dorothy Sugarman  |  Isbn: 9781433305528  |  File size: 1.9 MB  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 32  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Florences grandson, Joshua, finds the famous photograph of his grandma taken when she was a migrant worker during the Great Depression. Joshua and his father coax Florence to give her side of the story to Bill Ganzel who is writing a book about the lives of people during...

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The Cold War & The Color Line: American Race Relations In The Global Arena

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Author: Thomas Borstelmann  |  Isbn: 9780674012387  |  File size: 1.5 MB  |  Year: 2001  |  Pages: 384  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History After World War II the United States faced two preeminent challenges: how to administer its responsibilities abroad as the world's strongest power, and how to manage the rising movement at home for racial justice and civil rights. The effort to contain the growing...

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The Complete George Cross

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Author: Kevin Brazier  |  Isbn: 9781848842878  |  File size: 2.4 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 256  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History The George Cross, the highest civilian decoration, is awarded for ‘acts of the greatest heroism or of the most conspicuous courage in circumstances of extreme danger’, and all the recipients of this exceptional honor are recorded here. As a complete chronological...

Download Hitlers Weltkriege: Wie Der Gefreite Zum Feldherrn Wurde

Hitlers Weltkriege: Wie Der Gefreite Zum Feldherrn Wurde

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Author: Henrik Eberle  |  Isbn: 9783455502657  |  File size: 2.2 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 349  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History Vom Gefreiten der Reichswehr zum Oberbefehlshaber der Wehrmacht - Mit neuesten Erkenntnissen zeigt der Historiker und Nationalsozialismus-Experte Henrik Eberle, wie Hitlers Erfahrungen aus dem Ersten Weltkrieg dessen Politik, Ideologie und militärische Vorstellungen...

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Making Agreements in Medieval Catalonia: Power, Order, & the Written Word, 1000-1200

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Author: Adam J. Kosto  |  Isbn: 9780521037853  |  File size: 1.9 MB  |  Year: 2001  |  Pages: 392  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History This study examines the role of written agreements in eleventh- and twelfth-century Catalonia, and how they determined the social and political order. By tracing the fate of these agreements - or convenientiae - from their first appearance to the late twelfth century, it is...

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Substitute For Power: Wartime British Propaganda To The Balkans, 1939-44

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Author: Ioannis Stefanidis  |  Isbn: 9781409455028  |  File size: 1.5 MB  |  Year: 1939  |  Pages: 348  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History The Second World War was waged across many fronts, economic, political and cultural as well as military. As might be expected in a conflict fuelled by ideology, the war of words and ideas played a central role in the larger conflict. As this book shows, propaganda - be...

Download Violence, Ritual, & The Wari Empire: A Social Bioarchaeology Of Imperialism In The Ancient Andes

Violence, Ritual, & The Wari Empire: A Social Bioarchaeology Of Imperialism In The Ancient Andes

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Author: Tiffiny A. Tung  |  Isbn: 978-0813044736  |  File size: 5.3 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 270  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History "A ground-breaking study that provides one of the best case studies we have in the bioarchaeology of violence. A must-read for anyone interested in the origin and evolution of aggression and violence in human societies."--Debra L. Martin, University of Nevada "In this...

Download Help From Above: Air Force Close Air Support Of The Army 1946-1973

Help From Above: Air Force Close Air Support Of The Army 1946-1973

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Author: Air Force History and Museums Program and John Schlight  |  Isbn: 9781780394428  |  File size: 16.6 MB  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 472  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History The issue of close air support by the United States Air Force in support of, primarily, the United States Army has been fractious for years. Air commanders have clashed continually with ground leaders over the proper use of aircraft...

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The Mapuche In Modern Chile: A Cultural History

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Author: Joanna Crow  |  Isbn: 9780813060392  |  File size: 2.9 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 306  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History "A valuable and original work by its focus (cultural history), the scope of the period, and the cases examined (historiographical, anthropological, literary), which has not been done in Chile until now."--Andre Menard, University of Chile The Mapuche are the most numerous, most...

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To Make Men Free: A Novel Of The Battle Of Antietam

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Author: Richard Croker  |  Isbn: 9780060858360  |  File size: 1.6 MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 488  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History On September 17, 1862, the Union and Confederate armies clashed in Sharpsburg, Maryland. Twelve hours later, more than 23,000 soldiers were dead or wounded -- marking the end of the bloodiest day in American history. It was the battle the Confederacy hoped would break the...

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