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Download Early & Middle Woodland Landscapes Of The Southeast

Early & Middle Woodland Landscapes Of The Southeast

History | 189 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Alice P. Wright and Edward R. Henry  |  Isbn: 9780813044606  |  File size: 25.1 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 336  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History “This is the first volume in a decade to address the Woodland period in the Southeast. The research is fresh and reports new information and interpretations gleaned from a variety of sources—new excavations, geophysics, grey literature, older...

Download Global Rebellion: Religious Challenges to the Secular State, from Christian Militias to al Q?|da

Global Rebellion: Religious Challenges to the Secular State, from Christian Militias to al Q?|da

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

Author: Mark Juergensmeyer  |  Isbn: 9780520255548  |  File size: 1.4 MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 384  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Why has the turn of the twenty-first century been rocked by a new religious rebellion? From al Qaeda to Christian militias to insurgents in Iraq, a strident new religious activism has seized the imaginations of political rebels around the world. Building on his...

Download Above Us Only Sky: Liverpool FC's Global Revolution

Above Us Only Sky: Liverpool FC's Global Revolution

History | 87 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Paul Tomkins  |  Isbn: 9780955636707  |  File size: 1.3 MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 170  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Liverpool's third season under Rafael Benitez was tumultruous time both on and off the pitch. In 2007 Liverpool FC finally changed hands with Americans George Billett Jr. and Tom Hicks buying the club: work began on a radically redesigned state of the art stadim (Soccer -...

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The Early Middle Ages By Adam Woog

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

Author: Adam Woog  |  Isbn: 9781601521514  |  File size: 14.6 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 96  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History To examine major historical periods and events, focusing on the defining political, social, and cultural trends of those periods. Authors should use primary source quotes (diaries, letters, speeches, news reports of the time, etc.) when available and secondary source quotes...

Download A Merciless Place : The Fate of Britain's Convicts After the American Revolution

A Merciless Place : The Fate of Britain's Convicts After the American Revolution

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

Author: Emma Christopher  |  Isbn: 9780199782550  |  File size: 3.9 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 432  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Since Robert Hughes' The Fatal Shore, the fate of British convicts has burned brightly in the popular imagination. Incredibly, their larger story is even more dramatic--the saga of forgotten men and women scattered to the farthest corners of the British empire, driven by...

Download Stinking Stones & Rocks Of Gold: Phosphate, Fertilizer, & Industrialization In Postbellum South Carolina

Stinking Stones & Rocks Of Gold: Phosphate, Fertilizer, & Industrialization In Postbellum South Carolina

History | 176 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Shepherd W. McKinley  |  Isbn: 9780813049243  |  File size: 4.4 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History “A finely layered and important study that fills in gaps in the industrial history of the New South and especially low-country South Carolina.”—Sidney Bland, author of Preserving Charleston's Past, Shaping Its Future: The Life and Times of Susan Pringle...

Download New York 1776: The Continentals' first battle (Campaign)

New York 1776: The Continentals' first battle (Campaign)

History | 135 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: David Smith and Graham Turner  |  Isbn: 978-1846032851  |  File size: 16.2 MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 96  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Osprey's examination of the COntinentals' first battle of the American Revolutionary War (1775-1783). General Sir William Howe's NewYork campaign gave the British their best chance of destroying the Continental Army and George Washington's resistance to...

Download The Society Of Norman Italy (medieval Mediterranean)

The Society Of Norman Italy (medieval Mediterranean)

History | 130 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: G. A. Loud  |  Isbn: 978-9004125414  |  File size: 20.1 MB  |  Year: 2002  |  Pages: 384  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History This book is a wide-ranging collection of essays about different aspects of the society of southern Italy and Sicily from the eleventh through to the thirteenth centuries. Of the eleven contributors, seven are from Continental Europe, most of whom have never before published...

Download Hitler's Boy Soldiers: The Hitler Jugend Story

Hitler's Boy Soldiers: The Hitler Jugend Story

History | 110 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Hans Seidler  |  Isbn: 9781848841123  |  File size: 30 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 128  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History Founded in 1922 the Hitler Youth movement was the second oldest Nazi group. Comprising male youths aged 14 – 18, by December 1936 membership stood at over 5 million. During the Second World War, the role of Hitlerjugend evolved from assisting with the postal, train and fire...

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Manchester Pals

History | 63 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Michael Stedman  |  Isbn: 9781844150465  |  File size: 66.4 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History Unlike its near neighbour, working-class Salford, Manchester proved able to raise eight Pals battalions. Initially, these battalions were composed of middle-class men who experience before the war years was within the commercial, financial and manufacturing interests...

Download The Press In The Arab Middle East: A History

The Press In The Arab Middle East: A History

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

Author: Ami Ayalon  |  Isbn: 9780195087802  |  File size: 20.4 MB  |  Year: 1995  |  Pages: 321  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Newspapers and journalism began in the Middle East in the nineteenth century and evolved during a period of accelerated change which shaped their unique political, social and cultural role. Drawing on a wealth of sources, this study for the first time explores the press as a...

Download The First Frontier: The Forgotten History Of Struggle, Savagery, & Endurance In Early America

The First Frontier: The Forgotten History Of Struggle, Savagery, & Endurance In Early America

History | 191 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Scott Weidensaul  |  Isbn:  |  File size: 9.3 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 501  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB, MOBI  |  Category: History Frontier: the word carries the inevitable scent of the West. But before Custer or Lewis and Clark, before the first Conestoga wagons rumbled across the Plains, it was the East that marked the frontier—the boundary between complex Native cultures and the first colonizing...

Download New Histories Of Pre-columbian Florida

New Histories Of Pre-columbian Florida

History | 143 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Asa R. Randall and Neill J. Wallis  |  Isbn: 9780813049366  |  File size: 29.4 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 233  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Given its pivotal location between the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico, its numerous islands, its abundant flora and fauna, and its subtropical climate, Florida has long been ideal for human habitation. Representing the next wave of southeastern...

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The Us Eighth Air Force In Europe

History | 199 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Martin Bowman  |  Isbn: 9781848847477  |  File size: 61.5 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 256  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History This book describes the period when the American daylight offensive faltered and nearly failed and recalls the terrible losses suffered by Liberators on the low-level attack on the Ploesti oilfields in Rumania and by the B-17s on the notorious Schweinfurt and Regensburg...

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Sparta – Unfit For Empire

History | 127 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Godfrey Hutchinson  |  Isbn: 9781848322226  |  File size: 14.8 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 320  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History The end of the Peloponnesian War saw Sparta emerge as the dominant power in the Greek world. Had she used this position wisely her hegemony might have been secure. As it was, she embarked on actions that her former allies, Thebes and Korinth, refused to support. The...

Download The Medieval Manuscript Book: Cultural Approaches

The Medieval Manuscript Book: Cultural Approaches

History | 144 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Michael Johnston and Michael Van Dussen  |  Isbn: 9781107066199  |  File size: 25.3 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 320  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Traditional scholarship on manuscripts has tended to focus on issues concerning their production and has shown comparatively little interest in the cultural contexts of the manuscript book. The Medieval Manuscript Book redresses this by focusing on...

Download Consuming History: Historians & Heritage In Contemporary Popular Culture

Consuming History: Historians & Heritage In Contemporary Popular Culture

History | 144 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Jerome de Groot  |  Isbn: 9780415399456  |  File size: 2.5 MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 305  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Non-academic history – ‘public history’ – is a complex, dynamic entity which impacts on the popular understanding of the past at all levels. In Consuming History, Jerome de Groot examines how society consumes history and how a reading of this consumption can...

Download An American Diplomat In Franco Spain

An American Diplomat In Franco Spain

History | 180 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Michael Aaron Rockland  |  Isbn: 9781601823045  |  File size: 1.8 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 178  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History An American Diplomat in Franco Spain is filled with Michael Aaron Rockland's experiences as a cultural attache at the United States embassy in Madrid, Spain in the 1960s. He captures episodes of historical and cultural significance as he goes about doing his...

Download Creating a National Home : Building the Veterans' Welfare State, 1860-1900

Creating a National Home : Building the Veterans' Welfare State, 1860-1900

History | 160 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Patrick Kelly  |  Isbn: 9780674175600  |  File size: 12.4 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 256  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Creating a National Home examines Congress's decision to build a federal network of soldiers' homes. Kelly explores the efforts of the Home's managers to glean support for this institution by drawing upon the reassuring language of domesticity and "home." He also describes...

Download Religious Intolerance In America: A Documentary History

Religious Intolerance In America: A Documentary History

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

Author: John Corrigan  |  Isbn: 9780807871188  |  File size: 4.3 MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 305  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History American narratives often celebrate the nation's rich heritage of religious freedom. There is, however, a less told and often ignored part of the story: the ways that intolerance and cultures of hate have manifested themselves within American religious history and culture. In...

Download The Birth Of Classical Europe: A History From Troy To Augustine

The Birth Of Classical Europe: A History From Troy To Augustine

History | 60 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Peter Thonemann and Simon Price  |  Isbn: 9780140274851  |  File size: 52 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 416  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB, MOBI  |  Category: History This comprehensive, readable survey of the Classical past is ambitious in scope: it ranges from the Aegean world of the second millenium BC to Augustine's City of God . More than that, it considers not only how the ancient world is remembered today but...

Download No Insignificant Part: The Rhodesia Native Regiment & The East Africa Campaign Of The First World War

No Insignificant Part: The Rhodesia Native Regiment & The East Africa Campaign Of The First World War

History | 141 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Timothy J. Stapleton  |  Isbn: 9780889204980  |  File size: 1.5 MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 200  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History "No Insignificant Part: The Rhodesia Native Regiment and the East Africa Campaign of the First World War" is the first history of the only primarily African military unit from Zimbabwe to fight in the First World War. Recruited from the migrant labour network, most...

Download Der Große Krieg: Der Untergang Des Alten Europa Im Ersten Weltkrieg

Der Große Krieg: Der Untergang Des Alten Europa Im Ersten Weltkrieg

History | 182 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Adam Hochschild  |  Isbn: 9783608946956  |  File size: 3.1 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 525  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History In einem spannenden Epos lässt Hochschild diesen Krieg, dessen Echo bis in unsere Zeit nachhallt, anschaulich, lebensnah und erschütternd wie nie zuvor lebendig werden. Er richtet seinen Blick auf das Kriegsgeschehen und die diplomatischen Verwicklungen der großen Mächte....

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Winged Warriors: The Cold War From The Cockpit

History | 114 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Paul McDonald  |  Isbn: 9781848847484  |  File size: 32.1 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 304  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History Paul McDonald is a former RAF fast-jet pilot whose flying career spanned 34 years. He is not a typical senior RAF officer having been brought up on a council estate in a bleak northern industrial town. He became a pilot by accident and struggled to gain his wings. He spent...

Download From These Honored Dead: Historical Archaeology Of The American Civil War

From These Honored Dead: Historical Archaeology Of The American Civil War

History | 95 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Clarence R. Geier and Douglas D. Scott  |  Isbn: 978-0813049441  |  File size: 78.9 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 336  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History “Civil War enthusiasts will find the investigations in this book fascinating. A cadre of skilled, veteran archaeologists covers the continent—including camps and battle sites in Virginia, Kentucky, Texas, Missouri, Florida, and South...

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