2386 books (120 pages) in this category
by KEITH RAY
by John Wiley & Sons Inc (US)
<p>Completely updated and expanded, <i>Black Hawk and the Warrior's Path</i> is a masterful account of the life of the Sauk warrior and leader, and his impact on the history of early America.</p> <ul> <li>The period between 1760 and 1840 is ...
by GORDON LOWE
On the morning of 14 January 1975, Mrs Dorothy Whittle awoke to be faced with every mother's worst nightmare: finding her daughter had been abducted from her room and a note left downstairs demanding a ransom. Later, a recorded message comes ...
by Alexandre Dumas
Cornelius van Baerle, a respectable tulip-grower, lives only to cultivate the elusive black tulip and win a magnificent prize for its creation. But after his powerful godfather is assassinated, the unwitting Cornelius becomes caught up in a ...
Miracles and Reason
by Mary Ann Caws
<p>This book, which includes a preface by Tom Conley, covers many aspects of Blaise Pascal’s life and work that are seldom found side by side: his religious motivations and his belief in miracles, his scientific passions, his practical savvy and
by Ed,Cansiere, Romain Gilbert
The dominating Blanc Mont Ridge complex in the Champagne region of France was home to some of the most complex German defences on the Western Front. Its heights offered artillery observation that made even approaching the ridge virtually ...
by Sinclair McKay
An Epic of the American West
by Hampton Sides
A Racial Cleansing in America
by W W Norton & Company
<p><b>A gripping tale of racial cleansing in Forsyth County, Georgia, and a harrowing testament to the deep roots of racial violence in America.</b></p> <p>Forsyth County, Georgia, at the turn of the twentieth century was home to a large African
The Fatal Friendship Between Muhammad Ali and Malcolm X
by Johnny Smith
by Deanne Stillman
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Tracing the Deadly Path of the World's Most Precious Stones
by Greg Campbell
by BRANDON / BROOKE
Blood on the Tracks provides a murky and intriguing account of criminal activity on Britain's railways, from its beginnings in the early nineteenth century right up to the present day. Covering all varieties of crime, from the opportunistic such
by Elder Bruce
by KATHRYN WARNER
In 1453, Richard, Duke of York, claimed the throne of England from his Lancastrian kinsman Henry VI, and set off a series of conflicts between rival branches of the English royal family, better known as the Wars of the Roses. Blood Roses traces ...
by Hugh Bicheno
The second volume of a rip-roaring, two-part history of England's longest and bloodiest civil war, narrated as a medieval 'game of thrones' by a master military historian. THE REAL GAME OF THRONES CONTINUES... Blood Royal is the second ...
A Tale of Medicine and Murder in the Scientific Revolution
by W W Norton & Company
by MICHALA HULME
Hundreds of years of history, from the Black Death to the Blitz! BEHEADED and DISEMBOWLED! The Manchester Regiment members whose heads were STOLEN! The AWFUL relating of VIOLENT RAIDS during the Civil War! The BUTCHERING of nine ...
The Story of Immigration to Britain
by Robert Winder
Joice Loch – Australia's most heroic woman
by Susanna de Vries
Joice Loch was an extraordinary Australian. She had the inspired courage that saved many hundreds of Jews and Poles in World War II, the compassion that made her a self-trained doctor to tens of thousands of refugees, the incredible grit that ...Audio Book