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Fortress Falklands

History | 200 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Graham Bound  |  Isbn: 9781848847453  |  File size: 4.3 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 224  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History The Falkland Islands sprang to fame in 1982, when Argentine Forces invaded and occupied them. British rule was re-established following an intensely violent war. But, as the 30th anniversary of that conflict approaches, the causes of conflict in the Falklands have not been...

Download The Watershed Of Modern Politics: Law, Virtue, Kingship, & Consent (1300–1650)

The Watershed Of Modern Politics: Law, Virtue, Kingship, & Consent (1300–1650)

History | 66 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Francis Oakley  |  Isbn: 9780300194432  |  File size: 2.1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 440  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History The concluding volume of Francis Oakley's authoritative trilogy moves on to engage the political thinkers of the later Middle Ages, Renaissance, Age of Reformation and religious wars, and the era that produced the Divine Right Theory of Kingship. Oakley's ground-breaking...

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Oppy Wood (battleground Europe)

History | 203 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: David Bilton  |  Isbn: 9781844152483  |  File size: 27.2 MB  |  Year: 2005  |  Pages: 224  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History This latest book in the Battleground Europe series describes the battles over several years, and in particular 1917 and 1918, for a wood and small village. The Germans stubbornly refused to retreat as the area held a key position in their defense of Arras. In the bitter...

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The Freedman In The Roman World

History | 64 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Henrik Mouritsen  |  Isbn: 9781107519084  |  File size: 3.2 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 351  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Freedmen occupied a complex and often problematic place in Roman society between slaves on the one hand and freeborn citizens on the other. Playing an extremely important role in the economic life of the Roman world, they were also a key instrument for replenishing and...

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Bystanders To The Holocaust: A Re-evaluation

History | 118 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: David Cesarani and Paul A. Levine  |  Isbn: 9780714682433  |  File size: 13.8 MB  |  Year: 2002  |  Pages: 296  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Using accessible archival sources, a team of historians reveal how much the USA, Britain, Switzerland and Sweden knew about the Nazi attempt to murder all the Jews of Europe during World War II. Download book...

Download For Race & Nation: George Lincoln Rockwell & The American Nazi Party

For Race & Nation: George Lincoln Rockwell & The American Nazi Party

History | 207 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: William H. Schmaltz  |  Isbn: 978-1935607144  |  File size: 2.4 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 440  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB, CHM  |  Category: History On August 25, 1967, George Lincoln Rockwell, founder of the American Nazi Party, lay murdered in a parking lot in Arlington, Virginia. Three decades would pass before the story of Rockwell's life and that fateful day was told. In this vivid, thoroughly researched...

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The Maroons Of Prospect Bluff & Their Quest For Freedom In The Atlantic World

History | 122 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Nathaniel Millett  |  Isbn: 9780813060866  |  File size: 11.9 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 360  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History During the War of 1812, Edward Nicolls of the Royal Marines armed ex-slaves, Red Sticks, and Seminoles to fight alongside the British from a fort erected at Prospect Bluff in the Florida panhandle. This so-called Negro Fort became the largest maroon community ever to...

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Krupp & Mauser

History | 155 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Barth Jules Sussman  |  Isbn:  |  File size: 1.6 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 448  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History 1897, a year prior to the outbreak of the Boer War. Jager and Tanen, two brothers of German descent living in South Africa are despatched on a dangerous secret mission by the President of the Transvaal Republic. Their assignment is to smuggle a vital shipment of weapons and...

Download Gathering Together: The Shawnee People Through Diaspora & Nationhood, 1600–1870

Gathering Together: The Shawnee People Through Diaspora & Nationhood, 1600–1870

History | 125 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Sami Lakomäki  |  Isbn: 9780300180619  |  File size: 2.1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 416  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Weaving Indian and Euro-American histories together in this groundbreaking book, Sami Lakomaki places the Shawnee people, and Native peoples in general, firmly at the center of American history. The book covers nearly three centuries, from the years leading up to the...

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Competing With The Soviets: Science, Technology, & The State In Cold War America

History | 153 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Audra J. Wolfe  |  Isbn: 9781421407715  |  File size: 6.8 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 177  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB, MOBI  |  Category: History For most of the second half of the twentieth century, the United States and its allies competed with a hostile Soviet Union in almost every way imaginable except open military engagement. The Cold War placed two opposite conceptions of the good society before the...

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Ship Models From Kits: Basic & Advanced Techniques For Small Scales

History | 137 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Dr David Griffith  |  Isbn: 9781848320918  |  File size: 102 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 144  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History Now in paperback this standard of building ship models deals with the latest materials and techniques. These new materials have prompted innovative techniques, which are comprehensively demonstrated in this new manual. Designed for those wishing to achieve the best...

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Bleeding, Blistering, & Purging: Health & Medicine In The 1800s

History | 173 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Matthew Strange  |  Isbn: 9781422217757  |  File size: 16.2 MB  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 85  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History Medicine developed into a science in the 1800s, but it was a long evolution from folk remedies and superstition to a modern understanding of how the human body works and how disease is spread. Throughout much of the century, the life expectancy of the average American was...

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Defenders Of The Motherland: The Tsarist Elite In Revolutionary Russia By Matthew Rendle

History | 79 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Matthew Rendle  |  Isbn: 9780199236251  |  File size: 9.6 MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 287  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Defenders of the Motherland studies how the most powerful social groups in tsarist Russia reacted to the challenges posed by the Russian Revolutions of 1917. Arguing that elite groups-especially nobles, landowners, and officers-played an important role in these events,...

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Crusading & The Crusader States

History | 174 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Andrew Jotischky  |  Isbn: 0582418518  |  File size: 9.6 MB  |  Year: 2004  |  Pages: 332  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB, MOBI  |  Category: History Crusading as a subject has expanded in recent years to include new fields of enquiry.  This book examines how crusading historiography includes new areas and new definitions, focusing on two fundamental issues in current writing: why people went on crusades and what...

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A Documentary History Of Modern Iraq

History | 69 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Stacy E. Holden  |  Isbn: 9780813040165  |  File size: 2.7 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 350  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Previously published histories and primary source collections on the Iraqi experience tend to be topically focused or dedicated to presenting a top-down approach. By contrast, Stacy Holden's "A Documentary History of Modern Iraq" gives voice to ordinary Iraqis, clarifying...

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Gone to Ground: One Woman's Extraordinary Account of Survival in the Heart of Nazi Germany

History | 206 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Marie Jalowicz-Simon  |  Isbn: 9781781254141  |  File size: 2.8 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 368  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History Berlin 1941. Marie Jalowicz Simon, a nineteen-year-old Jewish woman, makes an extraordinary decision. All around her, Jews are being rounded up for deportation, forced labour and extermination. Marie takes off the yellow star and vanishes into the city. In the years...

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X.1: The Royal Navy's Mystery Submarine

History | 112 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Roger Branfill-Cook  |  Isbn: 9781848321618  |  File size: 26.5 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History The ‘X’ stood for experimental, but it might equally have meant extraordinary, exotic or extravagant, as this giant submarine attracted superlatives – the world’s largest, most heavily armed, and deepest diving submersible of the day. X.1 was a...

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Samuel Roth, Infamous Modernist

History | 101 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Jay A. Gertzman  |  Isbn: 9780813061320  |  File size: 22.1 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 417  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Samuel Roth is known to most literary scholars as a bold literary "pirate" for issuing unauthorized editions of modernist sensations, including Ulysses and Lady Chatterley’s Lover. In the absence of an international copyright agreement and because works deemed...

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The Railway Navvies

History | 105 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Terry Coleman  |  Isbn: 9781784082321  |  File size: 49.5 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 336  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History This is the definitive story of the men who built the railways—the unknown Victorian laborers who blasted, tunneled, drank, and brawled their way across 19th-century England. Preached at and plundered, sworn at and swindled, this anarchic elite endured perils and disasters,...

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Empires, Post-coloniality & Interculturality

History | 146 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Leoncio Vega  |  Isbn: 9789462097292  |  File size: 3.6 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 290  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Empires, Post-Coloniality and Interculturality: The New Challenges for Comparative Education, presents some outcomes of the 25th Conference of the Comparative Education Society in Europe (CESE), held in Salamanca, in June 2012. The central aim proposed for the debates of the...

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Air War, Malta, June: June 1940 To November 1942

History | 161 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Jon Sutherland  |  Isbn: 9781844157402  |  File size: 4.2 MB  |  Year: 1940  |  Pages: 208  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History This is the story of the historic air defense of Malta by the WRAF against the combined attacking forces of the Italian and German air forces. The island was poorly equipped when Italy declared war on Britain in June 1940 and its only defense against air attack at the...

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The Nature Of The Beasts: Empire & Exhibition At The Tokyo Imperial Zoo

History | 94 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Ian Jared Miller  |  Isbn: 9780520271869  |  File size: 10.9 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 353  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History It is widely known that such Western institutions as the museum, the university, and the penitentiary shaped Japan’s emergence as a modern nation-state. Less commonly recognized is the role played by the distinctly hybrid institution—at once museum, laboratory, and...

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The Holocaust (Understanding World History)

History | 99 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Linda George  |  Isbn: 9781601521552  |  File size: 14.8 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 96  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Discusses Hitler's plan to exterminate the Jews, life in the camps, resistance of the prisoners, and the topics of freedom, justice, and the remembrance of those who died. Download book...

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Panzerkampfwagen I & Ii (tanks & Armour)

History | 93 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Terry Gander  |  Isbn: 978-0711030909  |  File size: 24.5 MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: DJVU  |  Category: History This reprinted title traces the history of the type from the earliest Lockheed Model 22, through the severe compressibility problems of the YP-38 prototype, to the P-38L-5 fighter-bomber-recce aircraft of the USAAF in Italy and Pacific. Many eye-witness accounts help record...

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A Companion To Mediterranean History

History | 80 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Peregrine Horden and Sharon Kinoshita  |  Isbn: 9780470659014  |  File size: 4.6 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 505  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History A Companion to Mediterranean History presents a wide-ranging overview of this vibrant field of historical research, drawing together scholars from a range of disciplines to discuss the development of the region from Neolithic times to the...

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