History
epub |eng | 2010-11-08 | Author:Church, Alfred J. [Church, Alfred J.]

CHAPTER XII Of the Army and the Ships of Xerxes, and of the First Fighting with the Greeks KING XERXES brought with him from Asia twelve hundred and seven great ...
( Category: Ancient June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2010-11-08 | Author:Church, Alfred J. [Church, Alfred J.]

CHAPTER XI Of Certain Other Kings of Egypt AFTER Rhampsinitus there reigned a certain Cheops; and this king did very wickedly, forbidding the people to do sacrifice to the Gods, ...
( Category: Ancient June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2010-11-12 | Author:Synge, M. B. [Synge, M. B.]

JOAN OF ARC As she mounted her charger, clad in white armour from head to foot, her great white banner in one hand, her sword by her side, the rough ...
( Category: History June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2014-11-25 | Author:John Toland [Toland, John]

Gregory Boyington Early on the morning of February 7, Sandell took up a P-40 with a new tail assembly. He wanted to test it before anybody flew it into combat. ...
( Category: United States May 8,2016 )
epub |eng | 2013-04-18 | Author:Karen Bush Gibson

WASPs. Courtesy of the US Air Force The women pilots didn’t earn as much as the male pilots, nor were they entitled to benefits because the WASPs weren’t officially in ...
( Category: History April 19,2016 )
epub |eng | 2015-07-05 | Author:Clare Wright

LIQUID GOLD The move to grant licences on the diggings caused an immediate onslaught of applications. No sooner was the law proclaimed than the licensing bench was besieged with applicants. ...
( Category: History February 15,2016 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2014-12-26 | Author:Podany, Amanda H. [Podany, Amanda H.]

7. In this cuneiform letter found in Kanesh, the Assyrian merchant Assur-idi writes to his son Assur-nada about their trading operations transporting textiles to Anatolia. The father and son kept ...
( Category: Middle Eastern January 10,2016 )
epub |eng | 2010-11-12 | Author:Synge, M. B. [Synge, M. B.]

CHAPTER XXXVII Hudson Finds His Bay HENRY HUDSON was another victim to perish in the hopeless search for a passage to China by the north. John Davis had been dead ...
( Category: Exploration & Discovery December 29,2015 )
epub |eng | | Author:Margarita Engle

Bernardino de Talavera All my years in the Americas have passed without any need to learn a tribal tongue. There were always enough quebrado children, divided souls who found it ...
( Category: Central & South America December 5,2015 )
epub |eng | | Author:Livia Bitton-Jackson

Gina’s Secret Bratislava, November—December 1947 The lights are still on as I reach the dormitory. My roommates are preparing for bed. Malkele is nowhere to be seen, and I head ...
( Category: Holocaust October 11,2015 )
epub, azw3 |eng | 2014-07-13 | Author:Kathryn J. Atwood

LEARN MORE Contacts and Contrasts by Helena Gleichen (John Murray, 1940; reprint Mansion Field, 2013). The White War: Life and Death on the Italian Front, 1915–1919 by Mark Thompson (Faber ...
( Category: Military July 14,2015 )
epub |eng | | Author:Mike Ritland

11 THE BOND AT BOTH ENDS OF THE LEASH A dog can have a great personality and be very well bred, athletic, and smart. That still leaves us with a ...
( Category: Training June 18,2015 )
epub |eng | 2015-05-31 | Author:Peggy Caravantes

7 Joséphine’s Challenges PORTUGAL WELCOMED JOSÉPHINE with invitations to diplomatic parties at the British, Belgian, and French embassies. As she moved from one ambassador to another, she listened for information ...
( Category: Women June 1,2015 )
epub |eng | | Author:Phillip Hoose

Letter from Kaj Munk to Edvard Pedersen * * * Kaj Munk Kaj Harald Leininger Munk, commonly called Kaj Munk (1898–1944), was a Danish playwright, poet, Lutheran priest, and activist. ...
( Category: Europe May 27,2015 )
epub |eng | 2015-05-24 | Author:Susan Casey

Mary Lindley was born in 1726 and raised in Pennsylvania, the daughter of Thomas Lindley, a blacksmith who had moved from Ireland to Pennsylvania in 1719. Thomas Lindley was a ...
( Category: Military May 25,2015 )