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An Odyssey With Patton By Bruce W. Reagan & Jack N. Duffy
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Merriam Press World War 2 History No. 8. First eBook Edition, 2015. Very complete history by two of the unit's veterans (Reagan was Commanding Officer). Contents: (1) In the Beginning. (2) Joining... More > the War. Appendix 1: Chronology. Appendix 2: Bailey Bridge Across Sarre Was Built in Blood and Sweat. Appendix 3: XII Corps and the 150th Engineer Combat Battalion. Appendix 4: Bridging Data. Appendix 5: The Bailey Bridge. Appendix 6: The Crossing of the Rhine River. Appendix 7: Annex to Narrative of Engineer Bridging Operations on the Rhine River. Appendix 8: Commendations. Appendix 9: After Action Reports. Appendix 10: Presidential Unit Citation. 51 photos, 2 illustrations, 1 map.< Less
An Odyssey With Patton By Bruce W. Reagan & Jack N. Duffy
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Merriam Press World War II History No. 8. Sixth Edition, 2015. Very complete history by two of the unit's veterans (Reagan was Commanding Officer). Contents: (1) In the Beginning. (2) Joining the... More > War. Appendix 1: Chronology. Appendix 2: Bailey Bridge Across Sarre Was Built in Blood and Sweat. Appendix 3: XII Corps and the 150th Engineer Combat Battalion. Appendix 4: Bridging Data. Appendix 5: The Bailey Bridge. Appendix 6: The Crossing of the Rhine River. Appendix 7: Annex to Narrative of Engineer Bridging Operations on the Rhine River. Appendix 8: Commendations. Appendix 9: After Action Reports. Appendix 10: Presidential Unit Citation. 51 photos, 2 illustrations, 1 map.< Less
FLIGHT, CAMERA, ACTION! The History of U.S. Naval Aviation Photography and Photo-Reconnaissance By Douglas E. Campbell
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The first U.S. Navy aerial photographs were taken in 1913 in support of fleet exercises off Guantanamo, Cuba. Following WWI, a Navy Photographic expedition went north, making the first aerial... More > mapping photos of the Alaskan territory. WWII found Navy shuttermen in the Pacific theatre, performing pre- and post-attack reconnaissance, along with “hitting the beach” to record the war as it unfolded. Shortly after, Navy photographic units were in the Pacific to record early atomic bomb tests. The Navy’s aerial photo reconnaissance mission, both at the front end with the weaponless aircrews and the output of thousands of images and photo interpretation, continued to develop through the mid-20th century. The last aerial photo plane in the Navy’s inventory was retired after flying to the Smithsonian’s Air and Space Museum Annex at Dulles International Airport in Fairfax County, Virginia. The 74 year odyssey of Navy and Marine Corps aerial reconnaissance photography was finished.< Less
Antony And The Two Caesars By Patricia Gough
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The great Roman general, Mark Antony created a blazing trail of glory across the whole of Italy and its annexed territories in the late Republican era. His renowned courage and awesome reputation as... More > a gritty do-or-die cavalry leader in his earlier years were second to none. He eventually rose to the dizzying heights of consul – the most powerful civic position that the cursus honorum path had to offer in Rome, through a quirky twist of fate. But his volatile nature was such that it risked tarnishing all his heroic achievements and providing insidious ammunition for his enemies. Yet this extraordinary and noble character was destined to be forever overshadowed by two even greater men, who were to ultimately prove to be both a blessing and a curse to him and both bore the same name….Caesar…..< Less
The Fair God : Or, the Last of the 'Tzins (Illustrated) By FRANCES HODGSON BURNETT
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“With this theory or bit of philosophy in mind, when the annexed book was resolved upon, I judged best to assume the character of a translator, which would enable me to write in the style and... More > spirit of one who not merely lived at the time of the occurrences woven in the text, but was acquainted with many of the historical personages who figure therein, and was a native of the beautiful valley in which the story is located. Thinking to make the descriptions yet more real, and therefore more impressive, I took the liberty of attributing the composition to a literator who, whatever may be thought of his works, was not himself a fiction. Without meaning to insinuate that The Fair God would have been the worse for creation by Don Fernando de Alva, the Tezcucan, I wish merely to say that it is not a translation."< Less
The Book of Vegabonds and Beggars - complete (1528) By Martin Luther
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Luther wrote the article The book of Vagabonds and Beggars several years after his annexation from the Church in 1521. The Catholic Church's acceptance of all people under God was taken by him to... More > mean people that lived a life of faith. In reading this article you will see that Martin Luther had no problem speaking his mind about the atrocious nature of a world without faith. Martin Luther was born in Eisleben Germany in 1483. In those days it was part of the Holy Roman Empire. The following year his family moved to Mansfield, as his father found work there in the copper mines. His brother has acquired a place for Martin in several Latin Schools where he was focused upon “trivium” that is – the grammar rhetoric, and logic. In 1531 his Health took a turn for the worse, subsequently he suffered with bad health for the rest of his life, but he kept on teaching and preaching up until his death in 1846.< Less
State of the Union Addresses By James K. (James Knox) Polk
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: James Knox Polk (November 2, 1795 – June 15, 1849) was the... More > 11th President of the United States (1845–49). Polk was born in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. He later lived in and represented Tennessee. A Democrat, Polk served as the 13th Speaker of the House of Representatives (1835–39)—the only president to have served as House Speaker—and Governor of Tennessee (1839–41). Polk was the surprise (dark horse) candidate for president in 1844, defeating Henry Clay of the rival Whig Party by promising to annex the Republic of Texas. Polk was a leader of Jacksonian Democracy during the Second Party System. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_K._Polk< Less
Archaeological Essays Vol. 2 By James Y. Simpson
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: John McDouall Stuart (7 September 1815 – 5 June 1866),... More > often referred to as simply "McDouall Stuart", was a Scottish explorer and one of the most accomplished of all Australia's inland explorers.Stuart led the first successful expedition to traverse the Australian mainland from south to north and return, through the centre of the continent. His experience and the care he showed for his team ensured he never lost a man, despite the harshness of the country he encountered.The explorations of Stuart eventually resulted in the 1863 annexation of a huge area of country to the Government of South Australia. This area became known as the Northern Territory. In 1911 the Commonwealth of Australia assumed responsibility for that area. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_McDouall_Stuart< Less
Botswana Governance and Political History By Vincent Lawal
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Botswana Governance and Political History, Towards the turn of the 19th century, the people who resided in the area known as Botswana, made up at least eight ethnic Chiefdoms whose peoples shared a... More > common language and history, and co-existed in relative peace. Traditional boundaries of the southern chiefdoms extended deep into South Africa, where there are over three million South Africans of Tswana descent. During this period, Britain was consolidating its military and economic strength as a major colonial power in Southern Africa. At the same time, Dutch settlers calling themselves Afrikaners (Boers) and German settlers in Namibia (then South West Africa) were pushing northwards and westwards, respectively, annexing more and more Batswana lands.< Less
Schütte-Lanz Airship Design By Professor Johann Schütte
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Translated into English for the very first time, this is the full version of the 1926 German original, “Luftschiffbau Schütte-Lanz 1909 – 1925”. The book covers amongst other... More > items: a description of a Schütte-Lanz airship; a mathematical method of calculating profitability; SL design and Stress calculations; aspects of rigid airship design; structural materials and profiles used in girders; the electrical system and bomb release mechanisms. It details the history of the company; relates its fate at the end of the war and argues the case for Prof. Schütte’s contribution to the concept as a whole. In an annex the translator has added brief potted histories of each of the Schütte-Lanz airships together with photographs where available. 427 pages B&W, illustrated throughout.< Less

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