United States
epub |eng | 2010-03-02 | Author:Erik Sass [Sass, Erik]

PROFILES IN SCOURGES “Scarface” Al Capone (1899–1947) Today Prohibition is regarded as the single biggest failure in the history of American social reform. But on one front, it was a ...
( Category: United States June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2010-11-14 | Author:Baldwin, James [Baldwin, James]

The boy obeyed. The chief tore out the lining and found the gold hidden beneath it. "Why did you tell us where to find it?" he asked. "No one would ...
( Category: Civil War June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2006-06-07 | Author:Douglas Brinkley [Douglas Brinkley]

VIII The Baton Rouge Advocate, which considered itself the state’s newspaper, felt an obligation to cover every stricken community in its pages. One especially harrowing story, written by Sandy Davis, ...
( Category: State & Local June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2010-11-12 | Author:Synge, M. B. [Synge, M. B.]

CHAPTER XXIX The Founding of Quebec "Row, brothers, row, the stream runs fast, The Rapids are near, and the daylight's past." —T. MOORE, (Canadian Boat Song). WHILE Henry Hudson was ...
( Category: Colonial Period June 7,2017 )
epub |eng | 2009-07-30 | Author:Timothy R. Pauketat [Pauketat, Timothy R.]

The Cherokee twins, also called Thunderers, kill their Corn Mother, as did the twins of the Natchez, as well as those of a host of Mesoamerican peoples. Most famously, the ...
( Category: State & Local June 7,2017 )
epub |eng | 2017-05-29 | Author:Daniel Mark Epstein

This letter must have put the fear of God in Joseph Galloway and his friend the governor of New Jersey, arriving when it did, only days before the carnage at ...
( Category: Revolution & Founding June 4,2017 )
epub |eng | 2017-06-01 | Author:Elizondo Griest, Stephanie;

Notes 1. With more than 16,000 members, New York has the fastest growing Amish population in the nation. In the North Country, many belong to the ultraconservative Swartzentruber community, which ...
( Category: Travel June 2,2017 )
epub |eng | 2017-09-11 | Author:Barack Obama

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS THE PUBLISHERS WOULD like to thank the ownership and staff of the Harvard Book Store in Cambridge, Massachusetts, who first had the idea for this book, and whose manager, ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents May 27,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Michel Arnaud

( Category: Photo Essays May 25,2017 )
epub |eng | 2017-03-20 | Author:Sue Muller Hacking

But They’re Such Fun to Feed! Most park authorities prohibit the feeding of waterfowl. Here’s why: Human food is junk food to waterfowl, with none of the nutrients they need. ...
( Category: Pacific May 25,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jeffrey Kluger

TEN December 21, 1968 Technically, Gene Kranz did not need to be present at Mission Control in Houston on the day Apollo 8 launched. The official manning list—the roster of ...
( Category: Astronautics & Space Flight May 24,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-11-14 | Author:Alexandra Zapruder

The dramatic high point of the conference was the showing of a “bootleg” copy of what is known as “the Zapruder film.” This is an amateur movie made by Abraham ...
( Category: State & Local May 22,2017 )
epub |eng | 2017-04-03 | Author:David A. Fahrenthold [Fahrenthold, David A.]

A section of the Trump Foundation's 2013 tax filing, in which the foundation said it had not engaged in political activity. In fact, it had sent a check to a ...
( Category: Executive Branch May 22,2017 )
epub |ara, eng | 2017-04-05 | Author:Vincent Palamara

(Social) media appearances, books and contradictions For her part, Lisa McCubbin, co-author (for Blaine and Hill) of The Kennedy Detail, Mrs Kennedy & Me, Five Days in November, and Five ...
( Category: National May 22,2017 )
epub |eng | 2014-09-10 | Author:Douglas Horne [Horne, Douglas]

( Category: United States May 22,2017 )