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    The Biafra Story - The Making of an African...

    Forsyth,Frederick
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    The Nigerian civil war of the late 1960s was one of the first occasions when Western consciences were awakened and deeply affronted by the level of the suffering and the scale of atrocity being played out in the African continent. This was thanks not...

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    Reflections on the Revolution in France

    Burke,Edmund
    (9569495)

    Reflections on the Revolution in France is a 1790 book by Edmund Burke, one of the best-known intellectual attacks against the (then-infant) French Revolution. In the twentieth century, it much influenced conservative and classical liberal...

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    French Historians and Romanticism - Thierry,...

    Crossley,Ceri
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    The French Revolution had a profound influence on perceptions of the past as well as setting the agenda for modern political culture. This book examines the ways in which the past was rediscovered, retrieved and represented in post-revolutionary...

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    Flagler'apos;s St. Augustine Hotels - The...

    Graham,Thomas
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    Near the end of the nineteenth century Standard Oil millionaire Henry Morrison Flagler ventured to St. Augustine, Florida, America's Oldest City, and transformed it into an exotic travel destination for the social elite. He raised magnificent,...

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    British Political History, 1867-2001 -...

    Pearce, Malcolm; Stewart, Geoffrey
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    This third edition of British Political History, 1867-2001 is an accessible summary of major political developments in British history over the last 140 years.Analyzing the changing nature of British society and Britain'apos;s role on the world stage...

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    Ritual Texts for the Afterlife - Orpheus and...

    Johnston, Sarah Iles; Graf, Fritz
    (9679657)

    Fascinating texts written on small gold tablets that were deposited in graves provide a unique source of information about what some Greeks and Romans believed regarding the fate that awaited them after death, and how they could influence it.  These...

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    Gerasa and the Decapolis

    David Kennedy
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    During the Long Classical Millennium (fourth century BC to eighth century AD), Northwest Jordan was part of two worlds, looking west to the Mediterranean as well as east towards the Arabian desert. It was not only a collection of distinctive...

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    Bath in the Great War

    Tait, Derek
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    When news of the war broke out in 1914, nothing could prepare the citizens of Bath for the changes that would envelop their city over the next four years. The story of Bath in the Great War is both an interesting and intriguing one. This book covers...

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    Newton'apos;s Philosophy of Nature -...

    Newton,Sir Isaac
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    A wide, accessible representation of the interests, problems, and philosophic issues that preoccupied the great 17th-century scientist, this collection is grouped according to methods, principles, and theological considerations. 1953 edition.

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    Warriors, Warlords and Saints - The...

    Hunt,John
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    Anglo-Saxon Mercia was a great power in its day, although many aspects of it have been shrouded in myth and mystery. However, recent discoveries, such as the Staffordshire Hoard and the Lichfield Angel, have shone a fascinating light into the world...

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    Empress Dowager Cixi - The Concubine Who...

    Jung Chang
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    From the bestselling author of Wild Swans and Mao: The Unknown StoryIn this groundbreaking biography, Jung Chang vividly describes how Empress Dowager Cixi - the most important woman in Chinese history - brought a medieval empire into the modern age....

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    English Jesuit Education - Expulsion,...

    Whitehead,Maurice Professor
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    Analysing a period of 'apos;hidden history'apos;, this book tracks the fate of the English Jesuits and their educational work through three major international crises of the eighteenth century:· the Lavalette affair, a major financial scandal, not of...

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    Wellington'apos;s Worst Scrape - The Burgos...

    Divall,Carole
    (9559836)

    The disastrous retreat and near disintegration of Sir John Moore's army on the road to Corunna in 1809 is traditionally regarded as the low point in the history of the British intervention in the Peninsular War. Yet under the Duke of Wellington, the...

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    Retreat and Rearguard- Somme 1918 - The Fifth...

    Jerry Murland
    (9588594)

    The German Spring offensive or Kaiserschlacht was a period of great danger for the Allies. Both sides were exhausted after years of bitter fighting and huge losses. While eventually catastrophically unsuccessful and the prelude to their final defeat,...

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    Fuego y Maniobra - Breve Historia del Arte...

    Jorge Ariel Vigo
    (3021344)

    La Estrategia tiene un magnetismo especial para los expertos y el público en general. Tratados acerca de su evolución, volúmenes explicativos, desarrollos teóricos y escritos descriptivos acerca de ella se encuentran por doquier abarcando diversas...

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    Working People in Alberta

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    A political and economic analysis of the history of working people in Alberta.

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    Cyberbullying and the Wild, Wild Web - What...

    J.A. Hitchcock
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    As the internet makes the world more accessible it also increases the possibility of cyber-bullying and stalking. Internet crime is a growing problem in our society. Hitchcock addresses how to prevent this unfortunate reality and crime by exploring...

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    Soviet Soft Power in Poland - Culture and the...

    Babiracki,Patryk
    (9497229)

    Concentrating on the formative years of the Cold War from 1943 to 1957, Patryk Babiracki reveals little-known Soviet efforts to build a postwar East European empire through culture. Babiracki argues that the Soviets involved in foreign cultural...

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    While Berlin Burns - The Memoirs of...

    Von Studnitz,Hans-Georg
    (5027984)

    'The last few days have been days of intolerable tension... we have done nothing but pack our belongings and store them in bombproof sites. Danger threatens from all sides. The Americans are using phosphorous shells, against which all extinguishers...

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    A Politics of Understanding - The...

    Reed M. Davis
    (9540663)

    Frequently hailed as one of the greatest defenders of democratic liberalism in postwar Europe, Raymond Aron left behind a staggering amount of published work on a remarkably wide range of topics, both scholarly and popular. While trained in...

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    Dunkirk and the Fall of France

    Stewart,Geoffrey
    (9650176)

    For sixty years the dramatic story of the Dunkirk evacuation and the defeat of France - the story of the German conquest of northwest Europe - has been the focus of historical study and dispute, yet myths and misconceptions about this extraordinary...

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    Confederate Tide Rising - Robert E. Lee and...

    Harsh,Joseph L.
    (9481097)

    'quot;Confederate Tide Rising is one of the most significant evaluations of Civil War strategy to be published in the past fifty years. It contributes critically to our understanding of the war, and it will influence the course of Civil War...

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    The 9th Infantry Division in Vietnam

    Hunt,Ira A. Jr.; Hunt Jr,Usa (Ret ). Ira; Ira Augustus Hunt
    (3442942)

    Of all the military assignments in Vietnam, perhaps none was more challenging than the defense of the Mekong River Delta region. Operating deep within the Viet Cong-controlled Delta, the 9th Infantry Division of the U.S. Army was charged with...

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    This Ain'apos;t No Holiday Inn - Down and Out...

    Lough,James
    (9805217)

    During its heyday, the Chelsea Hotel in New York City was a home and safe haven for Bohemian artists, poets, and musicians such as Bob Dylan, Gregory Corso, Alan Ginsberg, Janis Joplin, and Dee Dee Ramone. This oral history of the famed hotel peers...

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    Israel - A History

    Martin,Gilbert
    (9780054)

    Fleeing persecution in Europe, thousands of Jewish emigrants settled in Palestine after World War II. Renowned historian Martin Gilbert crafts a riveting account of Israel’s turbulent history, from the birth of the Zionist movement under Theodor...

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    The Gathering Storm - The Second World War,...

    Churchill, Winston; Winston S. Churchill
    (9538154)

    <p>The first volume of Winston Churchill's six-volume memoirs as a statesman and leader during World War II, <i>The Gathering Storm </i>begins with his thoughts on World War I--and how its ending laid the foundations for the next global conflict. As...

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    Experimental Philosophy and the Birth of...

    Ben-Chaim,Michael
    (9433444)

    How did empirical research become the cornerstone of modern science? Scholars have traditionally associated empirical research with the search for knowledge, but have failed to provide adequate solutions to this basic historical problem. This book...

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    101 Interesting Facts on Ronnie Biggs and the...

    Gray,Mike
    (9609579)

    The Great Train Robbery, and the part Ronnie Biggs played in it, is one of the most famous true crime stories of all time. Ronnie's imprisonment, subsequent escape and life on the run has been the subject of much discussion and this new book sets out...

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    JG26 - Top Guns of the Luftwaffe

    Caldwell,Donald
    (9834287)

    Jagdgeschwader 26, the German elite fighter unit, was more feared by the Allies than any other Luftwaffe group. Based on extensive archival research in Europe, personal combat diaries and interviews with more than 50 surviving pilots, Caldwell has...

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    The Rime Of The Ancient Mariner

    Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    (9619610)

    The Rime of the Ancient Mariner' (originally The Rime of the Ancyent Marinere) is the longest major poem by the English poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge, written in 1797-98 and published in 1798 in the first edition of Lyrical Ballads. Along with other...

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    See It/Shoot It - The Secret History of the...

    Christopher J. Fuller
    (9543357)

    An illuminating study tracing the evolution of drone technology and counterterrorism policy from the Reagan to the Obama administrations This eye-opening study uncovers the history of the most important instrument of U.S. counterterrorism today: the...

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    Social Change in the Modern Era

    Chirot,Daniel
    (9668190)

    An examination of social change around the world from a global and historical perspective. Part One explains the rise of the Western world from the 1500s, while Parts Two and Three focus on the 20th century. This digital edition was derived from ACLS...

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    Writing on the Wall - Social Media - The...

    Standage,Tom
    (9798480)

    From the bestselling author of A History of the World in 6 Glasses, the story of social media from ancient Rome to the Arab Spring and beyond. Social media is anything but a new phenomenon. From the papyrus letters that Cicero and other Roman...

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    The Warlords

    Carver,Michael
    (9584958)

    In THE WAR LORDS, Field Marshal Lord Carver has assembled an engrossing series of short, detailed biographies of forty-three of the dominant military commanders of the twentieth century century, American, British, German and French: Field-Marshal the...

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    City of Knowledge in Twentieth Century Iran

    Manoukian,Setrag
    (8317379)

    This book presents a cultural history of modern Iran from the point of view of Shiraz, a city famous for its poetry and its traditions of scholarship. Exploring the relationship among history, poetry and politics, the book analyses how Shiraz came to...

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    Fragile Empire - How Russia Fell In and Out...

    Ben,Judah
    (9686280)

    From Kaliningrad on the Baltic to the Russian Far East, journalist Ben Judah has travelled throughout Russia and the former Soviet republics, conducting extensive interviews with President Vladimir Putin'apos;s friends, foes, and colleagues,...

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    Scamps and Scoundrels

    Kroll,Bob
    (9518057)

    A miserly miller with a stash of gold, an island with an ever-changing list alias, some sly smugglers who nevertheless remember to send a thank you note, a stern schoolmaster who couldn't tell time, and a thief with two left feet are just some of the...

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    Dangerous Odds - My Secret Life Inside an...

    Marisa Lankester
    (9608836)

    Soon to be a WARNER BROS. movie starring MARGOT ROBBIE (Wolf of Wall Street, Focus), produced by Film 360 (Game of Thrones).DANGEROUS ODDS - a True Crime Thriller Memoire -  is the explosive, never been told, behind the scenes look into the world of...

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    Legends and Lies by Bill O'apos;Reilly and...

    Instaread
    (9637971)

    Legends and Lies by Bill O'apos;Reilly and David Fisher | Summary & AnalysisPreview:In Bill O'apos;Reilly'apos;s Legends and Lies: The Real West, each chapter is a standalone account of the life of an individual who was in some way notorious or...

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    October 1973 The Arab Israeli War

    Frank Aker
    (9842111)

    The first book to approach the Yom Kippur War from both Arab and Israeli perspectives, this is an analysis of the background, planning, and preparations for the war as well as a narrative of the campaigns during the attack, holding actions,...

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    Ruckzug - The German Retreat from France,...

    Joachim Ludewig
    (9831605)

    The Allied invasion of Normandy on June 6, 1944, marked a critical turning point in the European theater of World War II. The massive landing on France'apos;s coast had been meticulously planned for three years, and the Allies anticipated a quick and...

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    D-Day

    Martin,Gilbert
    (9597907)

    'quot;The Allied landings in 1944 had all the prospects for disaster. Churchill thought he would be woken up to be told of massive casualties. Eisenhower prepared a somber broadcast announcing that the enterprise had failed.The specter of failure was...

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    Aisne 1914

    Jerry Murland
    (9571070)

    The 1914 Battle of the Aisne, officially from 12 - 15 September, came about as a result of the German retirement from the Battle of the Marne, which took place further south as the huge conscript armies of France and Germany jostled for position...

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    Encountering Gorillas - A Chronicle of...

    Newman,James L.
    (5987860)

    James L. Newman brings a lifetime of study to this powerful exploration of the rich and varied interaction between gorillas and humans since earliest contact. Tragically, most free-living gorillas—facing habitat loss, disease, and poaching—are now...

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