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Spring, 1836: Selected Poems By Arthur Porges
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A collection of poems by Arthur Porges (1915-2006), a writer noted for his short stories. SPRING, 1836: SELECTED POEMS brings the author's little-known work in this medium to a much wider audience.... More > Editor Richard Simms provides the introduction.< Less
1836: Escape to America By Rose Kleidon
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When Friedrich Kästner, a veteran of the Napoleonic Wars and target of the Prussian Imperial Police, escapes Europe with his young family, he is a harbinger of the waves of German and Irish... More > immigrants destined to remake America, and like most of them, his family faces a long, difficult journey. 1836: Escape to America is based on a true story told in rare family documents. These reveal tantalizing clues as true today as then about why any immigrant takes such risks, what is left behind, and what the journey demands. Readers of Bernard Cornwell and Patrick O’Brian will find 1836 transporting them to the gritty 19th century, on land and on sea, with similarly evocative language, fast-paced adventure and intricate relationships. The book explores issues of immigration and of the divide between democracy and tyranny. It traces the struggle for civil and human rights when slavery was still the rule and brings to life old Havana, Texas at the moment of independence and the antebellum South.< Less
The New England Cook Book, 1836 By Kellscraft Studio
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From the early years of American history, here are over three hundred recipes from New England. Many would have had their basis in Colonial cooking. These are tried-and-true recipes in their... More > original style, with measurements in "teacups," "size of an egg," or cooking in a "quick oven." Nicely illustrated with new images of Colonial fireplace cooking, this new version offers a "Notes" column beside all the original recipes so there's plenty of room for the modern cook to update the recipes. Extra "Notes" pages at the end of this book allow for additional recipes to be added. Whether it's how to cook Beef Steak or Goose, Gingerbread or New Year's Cookies, or just how to clean Carpets or make Soap, you'll find it here!< Less
South Carolina Sheriff's Sales 1836 - 1839 By Barry Munson
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This book is a compilation of sales of private property advertised by the Sheriff of the District in local newspapers; for example, Lancaster Ledger or the Edgefield Advertiser. In the... More > sheriff’s newspaper advertisement information usually included the type of property offered, 1000 acres of land or a bay horse, for example, and the names of the plaintiff, defendant, names of individuals whose land adjoins the defendants, and Sheriff of the District. Information such as the amount of the judgment and the cost of the sale would be filed later. There are over 400 names indexed in this compilation from the period 1836 - 1839.< Less
The beginnings of Football in South Australia 1836 to 1859 By Trevor Gyss
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There is little documented newspaper evidence of the beginnings of football in South Australia, but from that which exists, a number of points about the unique nature of the colonial game clearly... More > emerge. The development of the game in South Australia was unique because of its geographic isolation, although the connections from its immigrants’ football background and football activity in colonial neighbour Victoria, both contributed to its characteristics.< Less
Republic of Texas Navy 1836-1846 By Alex Dienst
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This is the story of the formation and adventures of both the first and second Texas Navies. it includes original letters and logs fromthe men who served in the is important part of Texas history.
Republic of Texas Navy 1836-1846 By Alex Dienst
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This is the story of the formation and adventures of both the first and second Texas Navies. it includes original letters and logs fromthe men who served in the is important part of Texas history.
"the Catholic settlement" A History of St. Jerome Church 1836-2011 By Cynthia Elder
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A History of St. Jerome Catholic Church 1836-2011
"the Catholic settlement" A History of St. Jerome Church 1836-2011 By Cynthia Elder
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A history of St. Jerome Catholic Church, 1836-2011, Fancy Farm, KY
Volume 7080, USS PC-815 --- USS Relief (1836) By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 7080, USS PC-815---USS Relief (1836) Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a poetic gesture towards the inhuman scale of big... More > data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less

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