Historical
epub |eng | 2016-07-04 | Author:Daisy Dunn [Dunn, Daisy]

Murder, adultery, injustice, and careless disregard for the gods were rife. Near the beginning of the poem, in contrast, Catullus praised the Heroic Age: ‘Heroes, born in the moment most ...
( Category: Rome August 23,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-18 | Author:Jim Motavalli

Louis Vasquez, a second-generation mountain man who took up the fur trade in 1772. (Used by permission, Utah State Historical Society) Colter vowed not to visit the area again, and ...
( Category: United States August 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-10-14 | Author:Mark Kishlansky

5 Reform and Rebellion The implications of the Scottish invasion sunk in slowly. Initially Charles believed that he could reinvigorate his forces and revive his cause. All he needed was ...
( Category: Military August 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 2017-11-06 | Author:Paul Brandus

Gerald Ford. Official White House portrait. 2015: Barack Obama announced that the United States, Britain, France, Russia, China, and Germany reached a deal with Iran to curb its nuclear program. ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents August 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-08 | Author:Thomas Byrnes

132 KATE ARMSTRONG, alias MARY ANN DOWD, alias DILLON, alias SANDERS. PICKPOCKET AND SHOPLIFTER. ——— DESCRIPTION. Forty-five years old in 1886. Born in England. Married. Cook. Stout build. Height, 5 ...
( Category: Crime & Criminals August 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-05 | Author:Robert Wilson

THIRTEEN * * * * * * A RUINED MAN After the Jenny Lind tour ended, Barnum briefly but seriously considered moving the family to Philadelphia, where he owned a ...
( Category: United States August 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-05 | Author:Charles King

Chapter Ten INDIAN COUNTRY While Hurston was making her way along the Gulf of Mexico and Mead and Fortune were planning new projects beyond Manus, Boas was more or less ...
( Category: African-American & Black August 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-23 | Author:Susan Straight

When we were teenagers, I told Dwayne the story of my dad’s junkyard dog, which once bit my brother. He countered with his Rubidoux cousins’ junkyard, where cars were kept ...
( Category: Extended Families August 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-05 | Author:Karen Abbott

* * * When Remus came downstairs in the morning, Anna, Ryerson, and Klug were already gathered in the kitchen. Each of his senses was amplified, its power sharpened: the ...
( Category: Murder & Mayhem August 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 1999-08-14 | Author:Oufkir, Malika, 1953-;Fitoussi, Michèle & Fitoussi, Michèle

TWENTY YEARS IN PRISON surrounded by darkness. As if I were a ball falling down a bottomless well and bouncing off the walls, boiti^, being, being. We were becoming progressively ...
( Category: Women August 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-11-15 | Author:Feavel, Douglas [Feavel, Douglas]

Now with the promotional wind of both the film and the presidency at its back, the Klan was fully re-birthed by a disgraced Methodist minister, William Simmons. In 1915, he ...
( Category: Religious August 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 1983-08-14 | Author:Rowley, Trevor;

Chapter six The impact of the Conquest on the church From the outset the Norman Conquest had deep religious connotations; quite apart from the powerful political and strategic support for ...
( Category: Historical August 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-08-13 | Author:Ellen Korman Mains

Several surprises followed my retreat. Herb had decided to visit for a week, but came down with a cold at the last minute and rescheduled his trip for six days ...
( Category: Women & Judaism August 14,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Matthew McGough

Stephanie’s diary entry, February 25, 1986 17 The First 48 Hours Ends (February 26 and 27, 1986) By Wednesday morning, February 26, thirty-six hours had passed since John discovered Sherri’s ...
( Category: Law Enforcement August 11,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-08 | Author:Marvin Lachman

Sue Feder, outstanding fan of historical mysteries, in 1999 In the spring of 1998, Feder founded a more general organization: The Historical Mystery Appreciation Society. Its magazine, offering news and ...
( Category: Mystery & Detective August 11,2019 )