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Face of the Enemy
Language: en
Pages: 390
Authors: Joanne Dobson, Beverle Graves Myers
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-04 - Publisher: Poisoned Pen Press Inc

December 1941: America reels from the brutal attack on Pearl Harbor. Both patriotism and paranoia grip New York as the city frantically mobilizes for war. Nurse Louise Hunter is outraged when the FBI, in a midnight sweep of prominent Japanese residents,storms in to arrest her patient’s wife. The desperately ill
A Portable Cyclopaedia; Or, Compendious Dictionary of Artis and Sciences, Including the Latest Discoveries. By C.T. Watkins, A.M
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Joanne Dobson, Beverle Graves Myers
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1810 - Publisher:

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The Battle of Adwa
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Raymond Jonas
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-29 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

In 1896 a massive Ethiopian army routed an invading Italian force and brought Italy’s conquest of Africa to an end. In defending its independence, Ethiopia cast doubt on the assumption that all Africans would fall under the rule of Europeans, and opened a breach that would lead to the continent’s
Lives of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Benson John Lossing
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-06 - Publisher: Tales End Press

The fifty-six signers of America's Declaration of Independence risked their “lives, fortunes, and sacred honor” to found a new country. In this classic work, Benson J. Lossing describes the lives of each of the founding fathers, their greatest achievements, and what impelled them to take such an incredible risk. While
The Origins of Jewish Secularization in Eighteenth-Century Europe
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Shmuel Feiner
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-06-06 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

Throughout the eighteenth century, an ever-sharper distinction emerged between Jews of the old order and those who were self-consciously of a new world. As aspirations for liberation clashed with adherence to tradition, as national, ethnic, cultural, and other alternatives emerged and a long, circuitous search for identity began, it was