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1914 By John French
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For a memoir of World War I, Sir John French's book 1914: The Early Campaigns of the Great War, does a fairly good job of recounting the facts, however skewed they may be. French, whose full name and... More > titles are quite daunting, was Field Marshal John Denton Pinkstone French, 1st Earl of Ypres KP, GCB, OM, GCVO, KCMG, ADC, PC (1852 – 1925). He was Commader-in-Chief of the BEF (British Expeditionary Forces) against the Germain advances through Continental Europe. French, who was stubborn and hotheaded, ordered maneuvers which weren't the best course of action, for which he was eventually switched out for another commander. Though he was the obvious choice for Commander-in-Chief at the time, French was fighting a 20th century war with a 19th century mindset. Images of him at the time portray him mounted on horseback, a billowing feather in his hat… meanwhile the tanks and tear gas are just over the horizon.< Less
2014 is 1914 By Ronny Banda
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We are on the eve of a truly momentous occasion. A full one hundred years since 1914 when the followers of Charles Taze Russell prophesied that Armageddon would occur. But before we turn back the... More > wheels of times .< Less
2014 is 1914 By Ronny Banda
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We are on the eve of a truly momentous occasion. A full one hundred years since 1914 when the followers of Charles Taze Russell prophesied that Armageddon would occur.But before we turn back the... More > wheels of times .I would like us to first bear in mind that history is simply the map of human nature. If one may ask does history repeat itself? Yes, but with different faces and names.< Less
2014 is 1914 By Ronny Banda
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We are on the eve of a truly momentous occasion. A full one hundred years since 1914 when the followers of Charles Taze Russell prophesied that Armageddon would occur.But before we turn back the... More > wheels of times .I would like us to first bear in mind that humanity is forever condemned to live with uncertainty about the future, thinking historically and philosophically enlightens us to better gauge that uncertainty, to make us see the unseen, to temper biases, to question the purpose of our existence in time and to stretch our imagination. We are offspring’s which are breed to understand its own history so as to interpret its own victory particularly those that are re-emerging to the global eminence now.< Less
Baedeker's India 1914 By michael wild
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This is the first official English translation of Baedeker's "India", by Michael Wild, Baedeker historian. This title which originally appeared in only one (German-language) edition in... More > 1914,casts a very interesting and fascinating light on colonial India, Ceylon, Burma etc. under British rule.< Less
Remembrance 1914-2014 By George L Ellison, Alliance Poets
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This book came to be at the suggestion of George L. Ellison aka Poet Leolark Who requested that we at the Writers Alliance do a book in order to remember and give honour to all those serving... More > soldiers of the stated 1914-2014 century that we all owe and still do so very much to! At George’s request I the publisher felt so very privileged to be asked that I immediately began writing poems myself about things told from the past that had moved and impressed me, and also about my own families heroic war contributions… So it is with such similar thought lines that the contributing Poets themselves have responded. Included also are many prayer poems for all serving soldiers past and present plus many more for the desire of World peace.< Less
Witton Warriors 1914 to 1919 By Anne Yuill
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WITTON WARRIORS IS THE STORY OF WITTON LE WEAR, A SMALL RURAL VILLAGE IN COUNTY DURHAM, ENGLAND, DURING THE GREAT WAR. IT GIVES INSIGHT INTO THE MEN WHO LEFT THE VILLAGE RAILWAY STATION IN HIGH... More > SPIRITS, TO FIGHT FOR THEIR KING, COUNTRY AND FREEDOM. SOME PAID THE ULTIMATE SACRIFICE, HOWEVER MANY CAME BACK TO A VILLAGE LITTLE CHANGED IN APPEARANCE, BUT TO A WAY OF LIFE THAT HAD CHANGED FOR EVER. WHAT THEY LIVED THROUGH WAS RARELY SPOKEN ABOUT AND BURIED DEEP INSIDE THEM. THE FAMILIES LEFT BEHIND COULD RARELY UNDERSTAND THE CAMARADERIE OF WAR, AND SUPPORTED THEIR LADS IN EVERY WAY THEY COULD. WITTON WARRIORS HAS UNCOVERED THE BRAVERY OF MANY WHO LIVED AT THAT TIME.< Less
Never Say Die: The 1914 Braves By Matthew McConkey
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The 1914 Braves were dead last in the National League on July 4th. Suddenly, the Braves began a pace that stunned the entire baseball community as they climbed out of the basement to win the National... More > League flag.< Less
LETTERS and SONNETS (1914-1918) By SANDRA E. COLLINS
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This is a story of two young lovers, divided by the 1914-1918 war. It is based on letters, from one to the other, with sonnets added. It has love and heartache, of lovers parted.
Birth Of A City: Prince Rupert to 1914 By Sue Harper Rowse
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On March 10th, 2010 Prince Rupert will be celebrating its 100th Birthday. Carved from the wilderness, it was envisioned in 1905 by Charles Hays,Manager of the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway that this... More > northern BC city would rival that of Vancouver in just a few short years. From the first landing of surveyors on the shores of Kaien Island, to the construction of the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway,"Knoxville" wars, building of the townsite on "stilts and planks", development of a huge fishing industry and port. This volume leads you through an era of human struggle, determination and dreams of what the future could bring. It is the amazing story of Prince Rupert and its pioneers between 1905 and 1914,who battled against all odds to develop this unique northern community. Packed with interesting information and early photographs, this volume is a delightful journey through time.< Less