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Invasion On Motherland By Ayush Kumar
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It is an historical fiction book. The content is adventurous. It contains ship fighting, wars, bloodshed, bar fight, etc. The plot is set in late eighteenth and early nineteenth century. The book is... More > patriotic action.< Less
Time & Chance By Sylvia Le Breton
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Time and Chance is set at the turn of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries: a period of great change. The story is fictitious, but many of the events depicted did happen, if not in Cawthorne... More > Basin, then not, so very far away. The news that the canal was to be built locally was not always welcomed. At the end of the eighteenth century, Cawthorne and Silkstone, like most villages of the time, were more or less closed off from the rest of the country. Travel by road could be hazardous and transport of goods by packhorse was expensive and inefficient. Nevertheless, for many, the canal was seen as a threat.< Less
Time & Chance By Sylvia Le Breton
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Time and Chance is set at the turn of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries: a period of great change. The story is fictitious, but many of the events depicted did happen, if not in Cawthorne... More > Basin, then not, so very far away. The news that the canal was to be built locally was not always welcomed. At the end of the eighteenth century, Cawthorne and Silkstone, like most villages of the time, were more or less closed off from the rest of the country. Travel by road could be hazardous and transport of goods by packhorse was expensive and inefficient. Nevertheless, for many, the canal was seen as a threat.< Less
The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman (Illustrated) By Laurence Sterne
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An ingeniously structured novel that fascinates like a verbal game of chess, Tristram Shandy is the most protean and playful English novel of the eighteenth century and a celebration of the art of... More > fiction; its inventiveness anticipates the work of Joyce, Rushdie, and Fuentes in our own century.< Less
The Conquest of the Old Southwest By Archibald Henderson
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Independence of spirit, impatience of restraint, the inquisitive nature, and the nomadic temperament -- these are the strains in the American character of the eighteenth century which ultimately... More > blended to create a typical democracy. The rolling of wave after wave of settlement westward across the American continent, with a reversion to primitive conditions along the line of the farthest frontier, and a marked rise in the scale of civilization at each successive stage of settlement, from the western limit to the eastern coast, exemplifies from one aspect the history of the American people during two centuries. The splendid inauguration of the period, in the region of the Carolinas, Virginia, Tennessee, and Kentucky, during the second half of the eighteenth century, is the theme of this story of the pioneers of the Old Southwest.< Less
Maria By Mary Wollstonecraft
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Wollstonecraft's philosophical and gothic novel revolves around the story of a woman imprisoned in an insane asylum by her husband. It focuses on the societal rather than the individual "wrongs... More > of woman" and criticizes what Wollstonecraft viewed as the patriarchal institution of marriage in eighteenth-century Britain and the legal system that protected it.< Less
The Wrongs of Woman By Mary Wollstonecraft
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Wollstonecraft's philosophical and gothic novel revolves around the story of a woman imprisoned in an insane asylum by her husband. It focuses on the societal rather than the individual "wrongs... More > of woman" and criticizes what Wollstonecraft viewed as the patriarchal institution of marriage in eighteenth-century Britain and the legal system that protected it.< Less
The Virginians By WILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY
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The Virginians "The Virginians" was published in 1859, and ranks as one of its author's five great novels. It contains some excellent description of fashionable life in England in the... More > middle of the eighteenth century. The "Lamberts" rank among Thackeray's best character sketches< Less
Agrarian Justice By Thomas Paine
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For many years it has been hard to get hold of a copy of the, Eighteenth Century professional revolutionary, Tom Paine's 'Agrarian Justice'. In this new edition readers can get their hands on this... More > classic text. They may well be surprised by its modernity and its relevance to the current age...< Less
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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The Last of the Mohicans is a classic of American literature set during the French and Indian wars of the Eighteenth Century. The action centers on the the scout Hawkeye and his companion... More > Chingachgook as they strive to save the Munro sisters from Magua, a Huron renegade. The novel was one of the most popular in English in its time and remains widely read in American literature courses.< Less

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