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Seven Mile Avenue By Rob Hamilton
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London. May 1889. After preventing a diplomatic incident involving Otto Von Bismarck, Cullen Moffat and John Batchelor set up a private investigation company in Soho, London. They are joined by... More > journalist, Uriah Garrett, who is sacked by his newspaper after a high ranking Metropolitan Police Officer refuses to allow the truth about the Ripper murders to be published. Cullen meets his old Colonel from the Crimea who is now Head of The Liverpool Cotton Association. The Colonel needs their help and engages them to investigate a problem in his offices. They find themselves in a deteriorating situation that leads from Liverpool to New Orleans and involves both The White House and Downing Street. With time running out, can they prevent an international incident which threatens to bring down both the American and British Governments? 236 Pages< Less
Alchemy Discovered By Carmenica Diaz
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"Alchemy Discovered" is initially set in the year 2000 and then unfolds in the Alchemy world of England, 1915 - 16. King Rudolph, a Tudor, is still on the English throne, the American War... More > of Independence did not occur and neither did Bismarck's Prussia. In this parallel world, alchemy - the power to transmute metals and flesh - is a skill used by the alchemists who once occupied privileged positions in the royal courts. Alchemy is a science that was practically restricted to the ruling class but, since the transformation of Lord Hawthorne to Lady Hawthorne and the establishment of the Prince Albert Hospital for Common Folk, Alchemy is now widely used for good. Even more now that Princess Abigail, Prince Albert and the new Lady Eliza work toward assisting the lower classes. Into this startling world, two young explorers from Earth 2000 arrive and strange things happen as only they can in the Alchemy Universe!< Less
Pioneers of Vanderveer Park By Cathy H Paris
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This is the true story of two people, Conrad and Augusta, who began their lives in Germany when the Civil War was raging in America and Otto von Bismarck was leading Prussia into wars with Denmark,... More > France, and Austria. Conrad and Augusta lived the immigrants dream of finding opportunity in a foreign land and culture—pioneers. Conrad and Augusta were among the leaders in the transformation of the farmlands in the middle of Brooklyn, New York into neighborhoods filled with homes. This development, whose name and whereabouts were familiar to all who once lived in Brooklyn, is now all but forgotten—Vanderveer Park. Vanderveer Park and its sister-development, Bay View Heights, included most of the area between Cortelyou Road and Kings Highway and between Flatbush Avenue and Troy Avenue. Conrad was the builder of the Cortelyou Club and many of the homes throughout this area.< Less
The Third Reich, A Revolution of Ideological Inhumanity By Everette Lemons
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A true account of Hitler's rise to power in Germany, from Pre-WWI Germany up to Hitler's invasion of Poland in 1939. The book includes accounts of historical events including the reign of Otto von... More > Bismarck, aspects of the Holy Roman Empire, events of WWI, Weimar Republic, formation of the Soviet Union, and other historical events of the era. Adolf Hitler understood the power of perception, and specifically concerning the manner in which humans process such perceptions in our never-ending pursuit of contentment. Perceptions define who we are, our beliefs, our values, who we love and who we hate, and all within perceptual spatial proximity of others, and as such can be used to control us. The ability of government leaders to use this knowledge in creating a leadership environment that portends to support our definitions of contentment thus have the power of bohemian persuasion over us.< Less
Unravelling the Code By Joe Flood
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What do the sinking of the Bismarck, the Monmouth Rebellion, artificial stone statues, the Battle of Algiers, revolt in Maryland, rotten borough corruption, temperance agitation, eccentric... More > millionaires, the Victorian Poor laws, Peak Frean biscuits, boll weevil control, bell ringing, theatre criticism, pregnant dairymaids, suicidal poets, African shellfish, corrupt and treacherous nobles, lavish goldfields funerals, vagrant ex-publicans, escaped lunatics, and the doping of racehorses have in common? People called Coad or Coode were involved, quietly doing their jobs. This book tells the story of the ancient surname of Code and how a network of descendants unravelled the descent of unrelated Coads and their Coode cousins, who have lived as neighbours wherever the Cornish congregated. It has a comprehensive genealogy and geography of the 5000 or so people of West Country descent who have borne the name up till 1911. It gives brief biographies of thirty or so eminent or eccentric individuals.< Less
Unravelling the Code hardback By Joe Flood
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What do the sinking of the Bismarck, the Monmouth Rebellion, artificial stone statues, the Battle of Algiers, revolt in Maryland, rotten borough corruption, temperance agitation, eccentric... More > millionaires, the Victorian Poor laws, Peak Frean biscuits, boll weevil control, bell ringing, theatre criticism, pregnant dairymaids, suicidal poets, African shellfish, corrupt and treacherous nobles, lavish goldfields funerals, vagrant ex-publicans, escaped lunatics, and the doping of racehorses have in common? People called Coad or Coode were involved, quietly doing their jobs. This book tells the story of the ancient surname of Code and how a network of descendants unravelled the descent of unrelated Coads and their Coode cousins, who have lived as neighbours wherever the Cornish congregated, throughout England, North America and Australasia. It has a comprehensive genealogy and geography of the 5000 or so people of West Country descent who have borne the name up till 1911.< Less
Phil Dunn's Sea Battle Games Naval Wargaming 1650-1945 By John Curry & Phil Dunn
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'Sea Battles was a marvelously detailed book on recreating naval warfare. ' Donald Featherstone – author of over 40 books on wargaming and military history This book covers all aspects of naval... More > wargaming with a detailed examination of the key factors affecting gunnery and damage. Chapters include: Napoleonic period rules Ironclad rules Pre-dreadnought rules World War I and II rules Map campaigns This revised edition includes new chapters, illustrations and a Sink the Bismarck game based on Dunn’s concepts by the well-known military historian Paddy Griffith. The History of Wargaming Project is edited by John Curry. It aims to present the very best wargaming books and rules to a modern audience. Further details can be found at www.johncurryevents.co.uk.< Less
World War II Sea War, Vol 9: Wolfpacks Muzzled By Gordon Smith et al.
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This volume covers day-to-day naval actions during March-June 1943. The Allies attacked German U-boats day and night, forcing their withdrawal from the vital North Atlantic convoy routes, clearing... More > the way for the eventual invasion of Europe from Britain. In the Bismarck Sea, Allied aircraft destroyed an entire Japanese troop convoy bound for New Guinea. In the Komandorski Islands, the U.S. Navy engaged a superior Japanese force and out fought them. After this loss, the Japanese commander was fired in disgrace. The Allies isolated the German and Italian troops fighting in Tunisia with an air and sea blockade. Without support from Italy, Tunisia fell. U.S. aircraft ambushed Japanese Admiral Yamamoto while he was en route to an inspection visit in the Solomon Islands. The U.S. 7th Infantry Division liberated Attu Island in the Aleutian Islands.< Less
World War Ii Sea War, Vol 9 - Wolfpacks Muzzled By Gordon Smith et al.
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This volume covers day-to-day naval actions during March-June 1943. The Allies attacked German U-boats day and night, forcing their withdrawal from the vital North Atlantic convoy routes, clearing... More > the way for the eventual invasion of Europe from Britain. In the Bismarck Sea, Allied aircraft destroyed an entire Japanese troop convoy bound for New Guinea. In the Komandorski Islands, the U.S. Navy engaged a superior Japanese force and out fought them. After this loss, the Japanese commander was fired in disgrace. The Allies isolated the German and Italian troops fighting in Tunisia with an air and sea blockade. Without support from Italy, Tunisia fell. U.S. aircraft ambushed Japanese Admiral Yamamoto while he was en route to an inspection visit in the Solomon Islands. The U.S. 7th Infantry Division liberated Attu Island in the Aleutian Islands.< Less
Frontier Doctors of Indian Territory of Oklahoma By Will Welton
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Even though Tanner became one of the ghost towns of the old west because the railroad missed the town by thirty miles and the people moved to the railroad. Reams town finally became nothing more than... More > a whistle stop for the railroad. The last time I was through Reams town there was just a sign left standing. Nevertheless, that was in 1970 and knowing the people of Oklahoma, it might be a thriving city again. The San Bois Mountains, Winding Stair Mountains, and the Kiamichi Mountains make up the Ouachita Mountain Range. The towns and places named in these books are all real. As the Indian Territory came closer to becoming the State of Oklahoma, a lot of the town names changed or simply no longer existed. Towns such as America, Moon, Ida (Battiest), Dookesville, Punkabua (Broken Bow), Bismarck (Wright City), Chance, and Scullyville (Bartlesville), wouldn’t make it after the Indian Territory was awarded statehood, some became ghost towns, or just places with some reminisce of where they was.< Less

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