Travelers & Explorers
epub |eng | | Author:Stuart Stirling

SEVEN The Frontiers of New Castile My governorship has no frontier, it stretches even to Flanders. Francisco Pizarro The vastness of the colony Pizarro had founded, and the immense distances ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers February 26,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-02-17 | Author:Paul Hanley

A new kind of army Leaving America for England, Baker continued to read about the American political scene with great interest. On hearing the results of the election he cabled ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers February 18,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Robert Roper [ROPER, ROBERT]

THIRTEEN Americans on Everest, a film seen by 20 million viewers when first aired in the United States, has the heroic tone of other preseventies mountaineering accounts. Orson Welles narrates ...
( Category: Biographies February 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-09-27 | Author:Christie, Agatha [Christie, Agatha]

The final of a boat race in Melbourne. Love to Mont, and Madge and James and Jack and Joe and Rip AND ROSALIND! Agatha Have sent you the ‘Herald’ with ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 1946-01-15 | Author:Christie, Agatha [Christie, Agatha]

Another furious dissension breaks out over the day of rest. The day after pay-day is always a holiday. The Mohammedans claim that since there are more Mohammedans than Christians on ...
( Category: Travel Writing February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-06-19 | Author:Day, Horace B.;

WILLIAM BLAIR. The following narrative of a case of confirmed opium-eating was communicated to the editor of the Knickerbocker Magazine, in the year 1842, by Dr. B. W. M'Cready of ...
( Category: Writing, Research & Publishing Guides February 11,2019 )
epub |eng | 2007-09-19 | Author:Michael Gates Gill

6 The Million-Dollar Punch “Try a little tenderness…” —lyric by Otis Redding, played during a closing at Starbucks SEPTEMBER–OCTOBER More than a month passed, and I began to get into ...
( Category: Memoirs February 10,2019 )
epub |eng | 1992-03-01 | Author:Wallace Stegner [Stegner, Wallace]

The justifications for reform were extensive, for every condition of land and climate, and every successive land law except the Timber Culture Act of 1873 worked against the city mechanic, ...
( Category: Professionals & Academics February 8,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-06-07 | Author:Jennifer 8 Lee [Lee, Jennifer 8]

His mother, who had been alerted at work by a phone cal from a detective, returned home and was horrified to find her son in handcuffs. In front of gaping ...
( Category: Regional & International February 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2007-05-31 | Author:McCullough, David [McCullough, David]

CHAPTER EIGHT The Treasure from the Carpentry Shop EARLY IN 1969, because a bit of hardware on the Brooklyn Bridge had begun to show signs of wear after nearly ninety ...
( Category: Americas February 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-09-03 | Author:Lindhout, Amanda & Corbett, Sara [Lindhout, Amanda & Corbett, Sara]

23 Blame the Girl I lay for a long time on my mattress, hoping that something would reverse itself. I waited for one of the boys to come in carrying ...
( Category: Specific Groups February 1,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-06-05 | Author:Lovell, Mary S. [Lovell, Mary S.]

25 HOME AGAIN 1868–1869 Before she sailed from Santos in July 1868, Isabel had the sad task of packing up their chattels, selling off their large items of furniture and ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers January 30,2019 )
mobi |eng | 2003-01-02 | Author:Colin Burgess;Kate Doolan;Bert Vis;Eugene A. Cernan

The more we talked the more I realized that the route Ed was taking would suit me a lot better than a career as a line fighter pilot. As much ...
( Category: Astronomy & Space Science January 30,2019 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2011-03-31 | Author:Cussler, Clive [Clive, Cussler,]

"Kill me," he said to the brothers quietly. Boz looked at his brother and nodded. They were trained not to question orders from their captain. Volkert took one stiff wooden ...
( Category: Military January 30,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-12-19 | Author:Dashiell Hammett [Hammett, Dashiell]

Steve Unearthed the garage to which the Ford had been taken, found a greasy mechanic who answered to the name of Pete, and was told that Whiting's automobile would be ...
( Category: Mystery January 29,2019 )