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epub |eng | 2011-10-27 | Author:Chris McNab

The individual whom Betser was hunting was killed in the bursts of Uzi gunfire, as were the other targets of the raid. Yet the soldiers’ – and the Uzis’ – ...
( Category: Conventional May 21,2017 )
epub |eng | 2011-04-22 | Author:Leroy Thompson

Training with the 1911 pistol at the US Naval Academy during 1943. (LOC LC-USW3-034949-D) In September 1943, Lt Nels Lofgren, the copilot of a B-24 Liberator based in Alaska, shows ...
( Category: Conventional May 20,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Steven Zaloga

The Wehrmacht responded to the Bayon crossing by a series of counterattacks, including a brief tank attack by PzKpfw IVs of the 15th Panzer Grenadier Division near Mehoncourt, in which ...
( Category: World War II April 27,2017 )
epub |eng | 2014-03-14 | Author:Spencer Tucker

Morel, Edmund Dene Birth Date: July 15, 1873 Death Date: November 12, 1924 British anti-imperialist, peace activist, and liberal politician. Born in Paris on July 15, 1873, Edmund Dene Morel ...
( Category: Military March 15,2017 )
epub |eng | 2015-05-12 | Author:Spencer C. Tucker

References Barker, A. J. The War against Russia, 1854-1856. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1970. Barthorp, Michael. Heroes of the Crimea: The Battles of Balaclava and Inkerman. London: Blandford, ...
( Category: United States February 24,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jessica Amanda Salmonson

L Labé, Louise: (A.D. 1526–1566) In her youth, this daughter of a Lyons ropemaker was fond of music, hunting, and military exercise, and regularly participated in tourneys. Before she was ...
( Category: History August 14,2016 )
epub |eng | 2015-06-26 | Author:Tom Curran

CHAPTER 6 The Dardanelles Commission A combination of public criticism and Parliamentary pressure forced the Asquith government to convene a Royal Commission enquiry in 1916 to determine how and why ...
( Category: World War I June 27,2016 )
epub |eng | 2015-12-14 | Author:Jack Lynch [Lynch, Jack]

and will miss the printed Encyclopaedia Britannica… . But we live in a complex world, too big for a few hundred people to cover completely, and too fast-moving for print ...
( Category: History May 29,2016 )
epub |eng | 2013-11-19 | Author:Lelia Ruckenstein [Ruckenstein, Lelia]

L Labour Party, the. Political party. The Labour Party was formed in 1912, but had only a minimal organizational existence before the foundation of the Irish Free State. Since 1922, ...
( Category: Music May 5,2016 )
epub |eng | 2016-05-01 | Author:John Warry

■ Hannibal’s Victories Publius Cornelius Scipio, consul in 218 BC, having dispatched his own army into Spain under the command of his brother Gnaeu, returned with exemplary speed to North ...
( Category: Greece May 3,2016 )
epub |eng | 2013-12-31 | Author:Captain Charles Johnson

CAPTAIN JOHN PHILLIPS, AND HIS CREW CAPTAIN JOHN PHILLIPS, AND HIS CREW JOHN PHILLIPS was bred a carpenter, but sailing in a West Country ship to Newfoundland, was taken by ...
( Category: History April 10,2016 )
epub |eng | 2013-05-07 | Author:John Bassett Mccleary [McCleary, John Bassett]

meditation the process of simplifying thought patterns in order to reach a point of mental relaxation at which spiritual reflection and growth are possible. Many techniques of meditation are used ...
( Category: Popular Culture April 10,2016 )
epub |eng | | Author:Andrea Barham [Barham, Andrea]

Scottish explorer Dr Livingstone got lost in the Congo In the popular imagination, Scottish missionary Dr David Livingstone has gained the reputation of being a rather feckless explorer, since many ...
( Category: History March 16,2016 )
epub |eng | 2015-09-15 | Author:Bethanne Patrick [Patrick, Bethanne]

Backyard * * * When humankind finally settled under a roof and had figured out how to bring things like light, air, and water inside, irony struck. Of course people ...
( Category: History March 15,2016 )
epub |eng | 2011-09-09 | Author:Andrew F Smith

Soda Central Before World War II, hundreds of local soft drink manufacturers dotted the American landscape, but wartime sugar rationing drove many of them out of business. After the war, ...
( Category: History February 29,2016 )