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Download Fifty Years Of Revolution: Perspectives On Cuba, The United States & The World

Fifty Years Of Revolution: Perspectives On Cuba, The United States & The World

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Author: M. Castro Marino and Ronald W. Pruessen  |  Isbn: 9780813040233  |  File size: 33.1 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 400  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History In the years since the Cuban Revolution in 1959, eleven men have served as president of the United States, arguably the most powerful nation on earth. Yet none of them has been able to effect any significant change in the stalemate between the...

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Naval Firepower

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Author: Norman Friedman  |  Isbn: 9781848321854  |  File size: 64.4 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 320  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History For more than half a century the big gun was the arbiter of naval power, but it was useless if it could not hit the target fast and hard enough to prevent the enemy doing the same. Because the naval gun platform was itself in motion, finding a 'firing solution' was a...

Download Too Much To Know: Managing Scholarly Information Before The Modern Age

Too Much To Know: Managing Scholarly Information Before The Modern Age

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Author: Ann M. Blair  |  Isbn: 9780300165395  |  File size: 5.5 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 416  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History The flood of information brought to us by advancing technology is often accompanied by a distressing sense of “information overload,” yet this experience is not unique to modern times. In fact, says Ann M. Blair in this intriguing book, the invention of the...

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Kivy Cookbook

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Author: Hugo Solis  |  Isbn: 9781783987382  |  File size: 13.1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 246  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Enhance your skills in developing multi-touch applications with Kivy About This BookCreate most diverse apps and learn how to distribute them with the help of the Kivy frameworkExplore Kivy API to develop user interfaces and control multi-touch eventsStep-by-step recipes that...

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Sexuality In The Middle Ages & Early Modern Times

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Author: Albrecht Classen  |  Isbn: 9783110205749  |  File size: 12.8 MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 903  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Sexuality is one of the most influential factors in human life. The responses to and reflections upon the manifestations of sexuality provide fascinating insights into fundamental aspects of medieval and early-modern culture. This interdisciplinary volume with articles...

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The Archaeology Of Citizenship

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Author: Stacey Lynn Camp  |  Isbn: 9780813044590  |  File size: 7.5 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 176  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Elegantly and thoughtfully written and expands the notion of citizenship and its implications for archaeological inquiry to include types of scholarship and topics that are not traditionally considered under such an analytical rubric. Jane Eva Baxter, author of "The...

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Kalashnikov In Combat: Rare Photographs From Wartime Archives

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Author: Anthony Tucker-Jones  |  Isbn: 9781848845794  |  File size: 94.3 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 160  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History The Kalashnikov assault rifle, generically known as the AK-47, is the most famous small arm ever made. This weapon has transcended its Soviet designer and country of origin to become the most prolifically produced and iconic weapon in the world – and it has become a...

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World War Ii: Battle Of Normandy: The 20th Century

History | 138 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Dorothy Sugarman  |  Isbn: 9781433305535  |  File size: 1.9 MB  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 32  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Emma and Hannah are working on a school project about World War II and decide to interview their grandfathers to learn more about it. Act out this story as the girls learn about D-Day and how the Battle of Normandy turned the tide for the Allied forces during the war. The...

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Bioarchaeology Of East Asia: Movement, Contact, Health

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Author: Kate Pechenkina and Marc F. Oxenham  |  Isbn: 9780813044279  |  File size: 22.5 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 512  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History “A rich, synthetic view of East Asian (pre)history—the migration patterns, the cultural interactions, and the health profiles of these large and diverse populations. This daunting task is well achieved through thoughtful bioarchaeological studies...

Download British Warships In The Age Of Sail 1603 – 1714: Design, Construction, Careers & Fates

British Warships In The Age Of Sail 1603 – 1714: Design, Construction, Careers & Fates

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Author: Rif Winfield  |  Isbn: 9781848320406  |  File size: 34.8 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 366  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History The seventeenth century saw the transformation of Britain from a minor state on the fringes of Europe into a global economic power, whose interests were protected and promoted by the largest navy in the world. The character of this navy was forged by a bloody civil war,...

Download Samurai Commanders (1): 940-1576 (osprey Elite 125)

Samurai Commanders (1): 940-1576 (osprey Elite 125)

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Author: Stephen Turnbull  |  Isbn: 9781841767437  |  File size: 5.5 MB  |  Year: 2005  |  Pages: 64  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Osprey's examination of Samurai commanders during the Gempei Wars (1180 1185), the Onin War (1467 1477), and the early Sengoku period. The samurai were the military elite of medieval and early modern Japan, and the men who led them were hailed as the very greatest, most...

Download Army Of Amateurs: General Benjamin F. Butler & The Army Of The James, 1863-1865

Army Of Amateurs: General Benjamin F. Butler & The Army Of The James, 1863-1865

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Author: Edward G. Longacre  |  Isbn: 9780811701365  |  File size: 1.9 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 388  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History General Benjamin F. Butler and the Army of the James, 1863-1865. 388 pp., 30 photos, hardcover, dj. Download book...

Download Recalling Deeds Immortal: Florida Monuments To The Civil War

Recalling Deeds Immortal: Florida Monuments To The Civil War

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Author: Frederick P. Gaske and William B. Lees  |  Isbn: 9780813049960  |  File size: 8.6 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 352  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History One hundred and fifty years ago, Florida was shaken by battle, blockade, economic deprivation, and the death of native sons both within and far outside its borders. Today, tributes to the valor and sacrifice of Florida’s soldiers, sailors, and...

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The Us Nato Debate: From Libya To Ukraine

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Author: Magnus Petersson  |  Isbn: 9781628924510  |  File size: 1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 224  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Since the Libya War in 2011 it has been widely suggested that NATO's role in US security policy has diminished, because Washington gives Europe less and Asia more strategic priority (a tendency that is reinforced by budget restraints), and because the US is no longer...

Download The Modern Middle East: A History, 3rd Edition

The Modern Middle East: A History, 3rd Edition

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Author: James L Gelvin  |  Isbn: 978-0199766055  |  File size: 11.1 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 576  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Newly revised and updated for the second decade of the twenty-first century, the third edition of The Modern Middle East: A History explores how the forces associated with global modernity have shaped the social, economic, cultural, and political life in the region over...

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Die Römische Kaiserzeit

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Author: Werner Dahlheim  |  Isbn: 9783486717167  |  File size: 828.3 KB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 191  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Ausgehend von der Usurpation Augustus entfaltet Dahlheim die politische, gesellschaftliche und wirtschaftliche Welt des Imperiums. Wie funktionierte die römische Monarchie? Welche Eliten hatten das Sagen? Wie lebten die römischen Bürger? Dahlheim geht außerdem ein auf die...

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The British Field Marshalls 1736-1997

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Author: T. A. Heathcote  |  Isbn: 9781848848818  |  File size: 8.2 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 320  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History Whether any advantage or benefit will be drawn from the suspension – or effective abolition – of the rank of Field Marshal is debatable. What is certain, however, is that Dr. Tony Heathcote’s idea of compiling a definitive biographical dictionary of holders of this...

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Britain, Palestine & Empire: The Mandate Years

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Author: Rory Miller  |  Isbn: 0754668088  |  File size: 2.6 MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 220  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History In 1948, Britain withdrew from Palestine, bringing to an end its 30 years of rule in the territory. What followed has been well-documented and is perhaps one of the most intractable problems of the post-imperial age. However, the long-standing connection between Britain and...

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The Origins Of The Second World War (3rd Edition)

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Author: R. J. Overy  |  Isbn: 9781405824699  |  File size: 3.7 MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 448  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History The book explores the reasons why the Second World War broke out in September 1939 and not sooner, and why a European war expanded into world war by 1941. The war has usually been seen simply as Hitler's war and yet the wider conflict that broke out when Germany invaded Poland...

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1918: Die Stunden Des Untergangs

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Author: Johannes Sachslehner  |  Isbn: 9783222134357  |  File size: 6.8 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 291  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History Der Untergang Österreich- Ungarns im Spiegel eines einzigen Tages: Johannes Sachslehner schildert 24 verhängnisvolle Stunden, in denen der Wahnsinn des Krieges seinen abschließenden Höhepunkt erreicht, der Zusammenbruch des Habsburgerreiches unumstößliche Gewissheit...

Download America's Economic Way of War: War & the US Economy from the Spanish-American War to the Persian Gulf War

America's Economic Way of War: War & the US Economy from the Spanish-American War to the Persian Gulf War

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Author: Hugh Rockoff  |  Isbn: 9780521676731  |  File size: 3.8 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 370  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History How did economic and financial factors determine how America waged war in the twentieth century? This important new book exposes the influence of economics and finance on the questions of whether the nation should go to war, how wars would be fought, how resources would be...

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Pirate Hunter: The Life Of Captain Woodes Rogers

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Author: Graham A. Thomas  |  Isbn: 9781844158089  |  File size: 5.6 MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 224  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History On 2 August 1708 Captain Woodes Rogers set sail from Bristol with two ships, the Duke and Duchess, on an epic voyage of circumnavigation that was to make him famous. His mission was to attack, plunder and pillage Spanish ships wherever he could. And, as Graham Thomas...

Download Left Of Bang: How The Marine Corps' Combat Hunter Program Can Save Your Life

Left Of Bang: How The Marine Corps' Combat Hunter Program Can Save Your Life

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Author: Jason A. Riley, Patrick Van Horne, and Shawn Coyne  |  Isbn: 9781494518899  |  File size: 2 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 228  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History You walk into a restaurant and get an immediate sense that you should leave.You are about to step onto an elevator with a stranger and something stops you.You interview a potential new employee who has the r sum to do the job, but something...

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Hollywood Traitors: Blacklisted Screenwriters – Agents Of Stalin, Allies Of Hitler

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Author: Allan H. Ryskind  |  Isbn: 9781621572060  |  File size: 804.4 KB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 538  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History Allan Ryskind opens up a forgotten part of postwar history, Hollywood, and the Cold War—and we discover that most of what Americans thought about that period wasn’t true. Whether it is the Hollywood Ten, the Blacklist, or just how influential Soviet penetration of...

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Das Süße Basel Von Eugen A. Meier

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Author: Eugen A. Meier  |  Isbn: 978-3034864855  |  File size: 8.5 MB  |  Year: 1973  |  Pages: 131  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Ein Breviarium der «süßen Kunst» im alten Basel mit 414 Gutzi- und Süßspeisenrezepten aus sechs Jahrhunderten und zwölf Dutzend schwärmerischen Lebkuchensprüchen Download book...

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