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Leaders & Notable People
epub |eng | 2012-11-13 | Author:Rodney Atwood [Atwood, Rodney]

Chapter 7 Backs to the Wall The invader of Afghanistan may count as inevitable a national rising against him ... tribesmen and disbanded soldiers sprang to arms, the banner of ...
( Category: Afghan War January 20,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-11-05 | Author:Jerrold Post & Stephanie Doucette

Permission to Hate Hate crimes have increased in the United States for the third consecutive year. The Trump presidency has witnessed some of the most horrific hate crimes in our ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents January 20,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-15 | Author:Christoph Irmscher [Irmscher, Christoph]

Some of Max’s identity problems were reflected in the hero of Max’s novel, Venture, a book left unfinished for years after he had first begun working on it in his ...
( Category: United States January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-04-03 | Author:Michael Schumacher [Schumacher, Michael]

On August 28, Hubert Humphrey was officially nominated as the Democratic Party’s candidate for the fall presidential election. The delegate vote, however, was only a weak epilogue to one of ...
( Category: Country & Folk January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-16 | Author:Margaret Sarkissian & Ted Solis [Sarkissian, Margaret & Solis, Ted]

Judith (Judy) McCulloh (March 24, 2009) PhD, Indiana University (Folklore) Editor Emerita, University of Illinois Press Graduate Studies JMcC: After I got my bachelor's in English I went down the ...
( Category: Ethnic & International January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-15 | Author:Rosemary Ashton [Ashton, Rosemary]

Disraeli tames the Thames Now that a parliamentary committee had been formed to inquire into the state of the Thames and to come up with a plan to improve it, ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-01-15 | Author:Neil Faulkner [Faulkner, Neil]

14. The Second Battle of Gaza, 19–20 April 1917, showing the situation at zero hour. The Eastern Frontier Force was not well prepared for such a battle. For sure, units ...
( Category: World War I January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-15 | Author:John Rhodehamel [Rhodehamel, John]

9 “The Destiny of Unborn Millions” AMERICA’S FIRST CITIZEN returned home after an absence of eight and a half years to find his private affairs in disarray. Mount Vernon was ...
( Category: American Revolution January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-04-04 | Author:Julia L. Mickenberg [Mickenberg, Julia L.]

She was invited to dinner at the home of Andrei Goncharov, a portraitist. Pudovkin was at the dinner, but so was his wife, Anna Nikolaevna Zemtsova, a prominent film critic ...
( Category: Women in History January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-15 | Author:Stephen Brumwell [Brumwell, Stephen]

* * * Inclined to downplay fears for his own safety, Washington remained alive to the possibility that the British might yet take advantage of the ice to launch further ...
( Category: American Revolution January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2004-01-15 | Author:Robert A. Segal [Segal, Robert A.]

8. Hunting the Calydon Boar, Laconian Greek cup from Cerveteri, 6th century BC The communal nature of actual hunting, and of ritualized hunting thereafter, functioned to assuage anxiety over one’s ...
( Category: Folklore & Mythology January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-15 | Author:Rex, Richard; [Rex, Richard;]

8 WORMS AND THE WARTBURG Charles V (only 19 years old when elected Holy Roman Emperor) was not even present for his own election. He voted for himself by proxy ...
( Category: Religious January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-15 | Author:R. J. B. Bosworth [Bosworth, R. J. B.]

6 THE WINTER OF A PATRIARCH AND HIS DUCESSA On 29 August 1943 Il Messaggero carried a banner headline: ‘Filmed: a life as it was lived.’ A subheading added ‘The ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-15 | Author:Lila Banks Cockrell [Cockrell, Lila Banks]

Lady Bird Johnson, the First Lady (center), visited San Antonio in 1966 to celebrate our Cleanest City award. After several rounds of telephone calls and correspondence, the schedule was approved, ...
( Category: United States January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-06 | Author:Brian R. Dirck

Let dogs delight to bark and bite, I have no taste for war; My joy is not in fire and fight, In cannon’s roar and bullet’s flight, And nasty pools ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents January 19,2020 )