A Narrative Of The Life Of Mrs Mary Jemison

Author: James E. Seaver
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 0806148918
Size: 35.61 MB
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Mary Jemison was one of the most famous white captives who, after being captured by Indians, chose to stay and live among her captors.

The Adventure Of English

Author: Melvyn Bragg
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1628720247
Size: 34.60 MB
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Here is the riveting history of the English language, from its humble beginnings (around 500 AD) as a regional dialect to its current preeminence as a truly global language, estimated to be spoken or understood by as many as two billion ...

Clowns And Cannons

Author: William L. Slout
Publisher: Wildside Press LLC
ISBN: 0809513048
Size: 21.78 MB
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This is the story of the survival of American circuses throughout one of the most perilous periods in our nation's history: 1860-1865.

Torchbearers Of Democracy

Author: Chad L. Williams
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 9780807899359
Size: 34.29 MB
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Chad L. Williams reveals the central role of African American soldiers in the global conflict and how they, along with race activists and ordinary citizens, committed to fighting for democracy at home and beyond.

Prologue To Revolution

Author: Edmund Sears Morgan
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 9780807856215
Size: 27.44 MB
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This comprehensive documentary source book provides a case-study approach to American colonial history and serves as a problems source book on the key event in Anglo-American relations in the 1760s.