Historical Study & Educational Resources
epub |eng | | Author:Eileen Power

CHAPTER VI .................. Thomas Betson A MERCHANT OF THE STAPLE IN THE FIFTEENTH CENTURY Some men of noble stock were made, some glory in the murder blade: Some praise a ...
( Category: Historical Study & Educational Resources October 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-10-18 | Author:Carnarvon, Fiona, Countess of

LADY ALMINA AND THE REAL DOWNTON ABBEY machine and fabrics, organising work teams to make up the equipment that was so desperately needed. She started a canteen for the ANZAC ...
( Category: United States October 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-12 | Author:Mark B. Smith

EURASIA’S RUSSIA Deep in the East, in the heart of Mongolia, a group of powerful tribal chiefs gathered in the year 1206. Their task was to declare their support for ...
( Category: Russian & Former Soviet Union October 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-10-14 | Author:Gail Collins

“TEARING APART HUMAN ORDER” As the ’60s went on, and those twenty-something baby boomers became the center of everything from fashion to civil disobedience, older women began dressing more and ...
( Category: Women in History October 16,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Trisha Franzen

CHAPTER 7 Unanticipated Challenges NAWSA PRESIDENCY, PART III (1913–1915) I have but one thought and one desire, and that is to win the vote, and whatever I do, I do ...
( Category: Women in History October 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-08 | Author:Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi [Coudenhove-Kalergi, Richard]

4. TECHNOLOGICAL WORLD REVOLUTION Colonial Imperialism, like Socialism, are painkillers, not cures, for the European disease; they can alleviate the pain, not heal the disease; put off the catastrophe, but ...
( Category: History & Theory October 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-19 | Author:Geoffrey Ashe

WOMEN OF THE ABBEY The wenching is the part of their revelry that is least in dispute, and yet, in a way, it remains the most mysterious. Of course there ...
( Category: Occultism October 9,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-27 | Author:Orlando Figes

This was the Paris of the flâneur – the idle stroller and anonymous spectator on the crowded boulevard, for whom, in the words of Baudelaire, it was ‘an immense joy ...
( Category: Russian & Former Soviet Union October 9,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-10-07 | Author:Holly Jackson

* * * THE BLACK REFUGEES who fled Ohio for Canada in 1829 to found the Wilberforce colony with the initial support of the National Conventions of the Free People ...
( Category: Radicalism October 9,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:David R. Roediger

Coda: White Empire, Mississippi Plan It was a familiar early 1870s story. White paramilitary organizations, loosely affiliated under the name Ku Klux Klan, conducted a series of sustained, bloody, and ...
( Category: Discrimination & Racism October 9,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-05-21 | Author:Charles Shindo

the babe and modern celebrity In the 1920s, while professional boxing gained respectability and college football gained a national audience, professional baseball attempted to regain the respectability and audience it ...
( Category: Historical Study & Educational Resources October 8,2019 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Mary Grabar [Grabar, Mary]

CHAPTER SEVEN Black Mascots for a Red Revolution “The black revolt of the 1950s and 1960s—North and South—came as a surprise. But perhaps it should not have. The memory of ...
( Category: Conservatism & Liberalism October 7,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2012-05-31 | Author:Boris Johnson

The information confounded him still more; he had some difficulty to restrain himself, and taking up a book, sat upon a window-seat and read. . . . The cheering sound ...
( Category: Essays October 7,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-10-05 | Author:Sarah A. Chrisman

Even in the best of households, though, the bread sometimes failed. Yeast is a finicky organism. As Mrs. Beeton said, “Extremes of cold and heat kill it, and a temperature ...
( Category: Women October 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-30 | Author:Tom Mueller

* * * — Of the many contractors in the nuclear power, weapons and cleanup business that dupe the US government, the DOE and the American taxpayer, Bechtel is the ...
( Category: Historical Study & Educational Resources October 3,2019 )