European History
epub |eng | 1985-03-15 | Author:Elias Lonnrot [Lonnrot, Elias]

POEM 30 Lemminkäinen with his former comrade-in-arms Snowfoot sets out to wage war against North Farm (1–122). To oppose him the mistress of North Farm produces a severe cold spell ...
( Category: European History May 7,2021 )
epub |eng | | Author:Véronique Pouillard

Couture and the Nation The postwar period was characterized by the development of a large program of nationalization of companies by the French state. Haute couture firms remained in private ...
( Category: European History May 6,2021 )
epub |eng | 1977-05-14 | Author:Saccio, Peter;

3. EDWARD IV, 1461-1471 Within three months of the duke of York’s death in December 1460, his eighteen-year-old son, Edward earl of March, became king of England. Once again the ...
( Category: European History May 6,2021 )
epub |eng | 2020-02-16 | Author:West, Harper

Chapter 14 Ashlyn He closed the remaining distance between us, put his fingers under my chin, and he tipped my face up so he could look down at me while ...
( Category: Memoirs May 5,2021 )
epub |eng | 2015-06-24 | Author:Burton, Anthony; [Burton, Anthony]

It was truly curious to notice the early ship-builder … most assiduously putting together short pieces of angle iron, and regularly scarfing their ends together to form from their assemblage ...
( Category: European History May 5,2021 )
epub |eng | 2021-05-15 | Author:Anthony J. Candil

CHAPTER 15 Antitank Warfare “Out-gunned, out-maneuvered, and hard-pressed, the Spanish had no effective answer to the tank, in desperation they resorted to hand-to-hand fighting” JOHN WEEKS, MEN AGAINST TANKS: A ...
( Category: European History May 5,2021 )
epub |eng | 2021-03-16 | Author:Menachem Kaiser [Kaiser, Menachem]

* * * My father tells me that after the war my grandfather returned to Sosnowiec, to the apartment he’d grown up in, because his father had told him that ...
( Category: Historical Biographies May 5,2021 )
epub |eng | 2021-05-14 | Author:Robert Lynn Fuller

ERNEST HEMINGWAY AND THE FFI One American in particular got along easily with French maquis: war correspondent Ernest Hemingway, who found himself leading a band of maquis around Rambouillet, southwest ...
( Category: European History May 3,2021 )
epub |eng | 2010-08-30 | Author:Veronica Buckley

Athénaïs’s final defeat began with a death, the sudden and quite unexpected death of Queen Marie-Thérèse. At the age of forty-five, she had appeared to be in good health, and ...
( Category: Specific Group Biographies May 3,2021 )
mobi |eng | 2011-02-28 | Author:William H Hamby [Hamby, William H]

A mutual discovery--they both cared. As they entered the bank Mrs. Barnett, dressed in a very girlish travelling suit, was standing by the check counter as though waiting. At sight ...
( Category: European History May 2,2021 )
epub |eng | 2017-04-18 | Author:Cable, David; [Cable, David;]

In July 1997, Class 55 Deltic D9000 Royal Scots Grey was given a test run prior to its being rostered to work a Saturday Ramsgate to Edinburgh service for a ...
( Category: Engineering May 1,2021 )
epub |eng | | Author:Alison Toplis

Those who wanted to get on in life abandoned smocks for cheap ready-made jackets and suits, leaving the garment to elderly men and, on stage, as visual shorthand for a ...
( Category: Art History & Criticism May 1,2021 )
epub |eng | 2021-02-10 | Author:Jamie Page; [Page, Jamie]

‘Dear Margrette, I know well you won’t say anything about it, which is why I want to tell you’ These dramatic scenes appear to have been followed by a period ...
( Category: European History April 30,2021 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jon Grinspan

In those blinding, blizzard years of the late 1880s, as the “business and intelligent classes” were reengaging American politics, the men and women falling below the Gilded Age wedge began ...
( Category: Historical Biographies April 29,2021 )
azw3 |eng | 2018-10-22 | Author:Hourly History [History, Hourly]

Chapter Seven Life in Hiding “Although I’m only fourteen, I know quite well what I want. I know who is right and who is wrong. I have my opinions, my ...
( Category: Specific Group Biographies April 28,2021 )