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Adventures of a Postmodern Historian

Living and Writing the Past

by Robert A. Rosenstone

<p>Robert Rosenstone was among the first 'postmodern' historians, and remains one of the most renowned. In this honest, revealing and often funny memoir, he shows us how he got there and why.</p> <p><em>Adventures of a Postmodern Historian</em>

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Adventures of an Aide-de-Camp, Volume I

by James Grant

<p>The very favourable reception given by the Press and Public generally, to &quot;The Romance of War,&quot; and its &quot;Sequel,&quot; has encouraged the Author to resume his labours in another field.</p> <p>Often as scenes of British valour ...

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Adventures of an Aide-de-Camp, Volume III

by James Grant

<p>The escape of a second victim from the vaults caused a great surmising and anxiety at Canne; and although, no doubt, the cardinal suspected that I had a hand in the matter, he never spoke of it. The astonishment of the keeper was boundless, ...

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Adventures of Deborah Sampson

by Jovanka Bach; Ruthie Marlenée

Adventures of Deborah Sampson by Jovanka Bach Set during the Revolutionary War, this is a story about how Deborah Sampson takes on the persona of a male soldier in the army. One of three daughters and three sons of Jonathan and Deborah Sampson; ...

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Adventures, Struggles, Trials and Services of the 5th Regiment, Virginia Vol. Infantry

by Marlitta H. Perkins

Between December 22, 1864 and May 4, 1865, the Ironton Register in Lawrence County, Ohio, published a service history in fourteen installments of the Fifth West Virginia Infantry. The writer, who appears to have been a member of the regiment, ...

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Advocacy and Objectivity

A Crisis in the Professionalization of American Social Science, 1865-1905

by Mary Furner

<p>This award-winning book of the Frederick Jackson Turner Studies describes the early development of social science professions in the United States. Furner traces the academic process in economics, sociology, and political science. She devotes

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Aerial Propaganda and the Wartime Occupation of France, 1914–18

by Bernard Wilkin

<p><em>Aerial Propaganda and the Wartime Occupation of France, 1914-1918</em> explores the combined role played by the French and British Governments and Armies in creating and distributing millions of aerial newspapers and leaflets aimed at the

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Aerial Warfare

The Battle for the Skies

by Frank Ledwidge

<p>Aerial warfare which has dominated western war-making for over 100 years, and despite regular announcements of its demise, it shows no sign of becoming obsolete. Frank Ledwidge offers a sweeping look at the history of air warfare, introducing

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Aesop's Fables

by Aesop

THE TALE, the Parable, and the Fable are all common and popular modes of conveying instruction. Each is distinguished by its own special characteristics. The Tale consists simply in the narration of a story either founded on facts, or created ...

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Affairs of Honor: National Politics in the New Republic

by Freeman, Joanne B.

<DIV><DIV>In this extraordinary book, Joanne Freeman offers a major reassessment of political culture in the early years of the American republic. By exploring both the public actions and private papers of key figures such as Thomas Jefferson, ...

ISBN: 9780300137798

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Affluence Without Abundance

The Disappearing World of the Bushmen

by James Suzman

<p><strong>&quot;Insightful and well-written . . . [Suzman chronicles] how much humankind can still learn from the disappearing way of life of the most marginalized communities on earth.†?</strong> -<strong>Yuval Noah Harari, author of SAPIENS: ...

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Afghan Pathan Legends

by Azeem Shah

<p>The history of the race is a reflection of attributes, character, and code of conducts, which makes it conspicuous among the galaxy of contemporary races.</p> ...

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Africa and the African Diaspora

Cultural Adaptation and Resistance

by E. Kofi Agorsah and G. Tucker Childs

<h1><span style="font-size: small;">Africa and the African Diaspora is the outcome of a symposium held atPortland State University in Portland, Oregon (February 2002), entitled “Symposium on Freedom in Black History,” designed to celebrate Black

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Africa and World War II

by Carolyn A. Brown, Timothy Parsons, Judith A. Byfield & others

<p>This volume considers the military, economic, and political significance of Africa during World War II. The essays feature new research and innovative approaches to the historiography of Africa and bring to the fore issues of race, gender, ...

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Africa Squadron

by Donald L. Canney

Donald L. Canneys study is the first book-length history of the U.S. Navys Africa Squadron. Established in 1842 to enforce the ban on importing slaves to the United States, in twenty years time the squadron proved ineffective. To officers and ...

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Africa: War and Conflict in the Twentieth Century

by Timothy Stapleton

<p>This book examines the causes, course and consequences of warfare in twentieth century Africa, a period which spanned colonial rebellions, both World Wars, and the decolonization process. Timothy Stapleton contextualizes the essential debates

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Africa’s Killing Fields

by Michael Walsh

African independence and de-colonisation was a massive deception. Power was transferred not to Africans but to a global banking and corporate elite. This necessitated the collaboration of corrupt political elite in harmony with bought media ...

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African American Hospitals in North Carolina

39 Institutional Histories, 1880–1967

by Phoebe Ann Pollitt

<p>? Untold thousands of black North Carolinians suffered or died during the Jim Crow era because they were denied admittance to white-only hospitals. With little money, scant opportunities for professional education and few white allies, ...

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African American Lives in St. Louis, 1763–1865

Slavery, Freedom and the West

by Dale Edwyna Smith

<p>The African American presence in St. Louis began in 1763 with the arrival of several free men of color who accompanied Pierre Laclede from New Orleans to set up a fur trading fort on the Mississippi. Within a few decades, the fort had become ...

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African Americans and Native Americans in the Cherokee and Creek Nations, 1830s-1920s

Collision and Collusion

by Katja May

<p>First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor &amp; Francis, an informa company.</p> ...

ISBN: 9781136521751

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