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epub |eng | 2011-07-31 | Author:Pohlsander, Hans A.; Pohlsander, Hans A.; [Hans A. Pohlsander]

8 THE CRISIS IN THE IMPERIAL FAMILY The years 324 and 325 saw Constantine at the pinnacle of success. His victories over Licinius had made him the sole ruler of ...
( Category: Rome February 23,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Kate Brower

Hillary Clinton is redefining what America expects a First Lady to be Bill and Hillary Clinton met at university, and it was she who was expected to have the celebrated ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents February 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2004-07-15 | Author:STEVE GILLON

The conflicts within the VVA underscored the confused legacy of the Vietnam War. Even among those who had fought, there were wide variations in experience. Those who fought early in ...
( Category: United States February 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-07-13 | Author:Margaret F. Pickett

The Road to Independence When Tom left England in 1771 to visit South Carolina, tensions between the colonies and Great Britain had eased somewhat. The non-importation agreement implemented in 1769 ...
( Category: Women in History February 22,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Kent Garrett

Lance Morrow, 1959 Lance Morrow remembered the drinking too. “We were drinking buddies,” he wrote me. “We had a hell of a good time together, were reckless and heedless.” They ...
( Category: United States February 22,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2018-05-10 | Author:Nirad C. Chaudhuri [Chaudhuri, Nirad C.]

Chapter I CALCUTTA Calcutta Grew enormously during the thirty-two years I lived in it, and became amorphous. Since 1942 it has received hundreds of thousands of additional immigrants and, according ...
( Category: Historical India & South Asia Biographies February 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2009-02-21 | Author:Sally Denton

Many later historians dismissed the book as utter hyperbole, but Roosevelt, in his biography of Benton, contended that his life and passions could not be overstated. "Many of his expressions, ...
( Category: United States February 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-02-21 | Author:Max Lerner

The brief months as vice president were a relief from Truman’s close to a decade of hard work, as senator, but also an anticlimax. Truman managed a large correspondence and ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents February 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-02-21 | Author:Tobin T. Buhk

The twenty-nine-year-old Queen of Little Hungary became an instant sensation. With the effervescence of bubbles rising to the surface of a champagne flute, Smith entertained reporters with her sharp wit, ...
( Category: Women in History February 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 1992-03-02 | Author:Robert Serber, Richard Rhodes [Robert Serber, Richard Rhodes]

the maximum pressure varying as 1/r3 instead of the usual 1/r2 because the width of the strongly compressed region increases proportionally to r. This behavior continues as long as p ...
( Category: Atomic & Nuclear Physics February 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2008-07-15 | Author:Erin Einhorn

On my next trip to B dzin, I presented Helen with the document I’d promised that named Honorata as manager of the house. Helen thanked me but said she still ...
( Category: United States February 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 1997-07-15 | Author:Stephan Thernstrom & Abigail Thernstrom

TRACKING If standardized tests are unfair to blacks—or more broadly to students from other than middle-class homes—it follows that using them to assign students to particular courses or academic tracks ...
( Category: African-American Studies February 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2007-07-15 | Author:Nick Redfern

“Nureyev: I made contact with the agent at M.L.S. and he agreed that we should wait before we attempt to 3689Q01427. I hope you find the note as you requested ...
( Category: Rich & Famous February 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-12-27 | Author:Stephanie Gorton

13 You Have the Moon Yet, Ain’t It? Lincoln Steffens, looking out his train window as Manhattan’s sprawl fizzled into pastureland, mulled over his latest order from McClure. He was ...
( Category: United States February 20,2020 )
epub |eng | 2003-07-15 | Author:Melissa Lukeman Bohrer

Lydia Darragh, the daughter of John Barrington, was born about 1728 and raised in Dublin, Ireland. Little is known of her childhood except that she was part of a large ...
( Category: American Revolution February 19,2020 )