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The English Civil War By Sam Lythgoe
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This is a book with two essays about the English Civil War and describes the events under the given titles.
English History English Civil War By Gerald McNamee
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The English Civil War, took place in the 17th century.It was fought between King Charles 1st, and the forces of Parliament. The King believed in his divine right to rule, Parliament felt they... More > represented the people, and wanted more of a say in the running of the country. The countries involved was England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland. It ended with a victory for Parliament, and the execution of the King.< Less
School Essays- English Civil War By Simon Wood
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This book is designed to help children research the English Civil War, and is ideal for a school project. It recieved an A*, so it is obviously reliable. It is set out inthe form of a diary.
Captains Of The American Civil War By William Wood
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PREFACE Sixty years ago today the guns that thundered round Fort Sumter began the third and greatest modern civil war fought by English-speaking people. This war was quite as full of politics as were... More > the other two—the War of the American Revolution and that of Puritan and Cavalier. But, though the present Chronicle never ignores the vital correlations between statesmen and commanders, it is a book of warriors, through and through. I gratefully acknowledge the indispensable assistance of Colonel G. J. Fiebeger, a West Point expert, and of Dr. Allen Johnson, chief editor of the series and Professor of American History at Yale. WILLIAM WOOD, Late Colonel commanding 8th Royal Rifles, and Officer-in-charge, Canadian Special Mission Overseas QUEBEC, April 18, 1921.< Less
Behemoth: The History of the Causes of the Civil Wars of England, and of the Counsels and Artifices by Which They Were Carried on from the Year 1640 to the Year 1660 By Thomas Hobbes
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Behemoth, full title Behemoth: the history of the causes of the civil wars of England, and of the counsels and artifices by which they were carried on from the year 1640 to the year 1660, also known... More > as The Long Parliament, is a book written by Thomas Hobbes discussing the English Civil War. Published posthumously in 1681, it was written in 1668, but remained unpublished at the request of Charles II of England.< Less
Colonial Cuba English By Raúl Eduardo Chao
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The Spanish 400 year domination that ended in 1898 was followed by four years of US occupation that offered Cubans their first lessons on how to govern a country. The enlightened European... More > civilization that Spain had brought to Cuba had been blighted by selfish economic and political impositions. After 1898, the constructive years of American government control were marred by the burden of an unwelcomed Platt amendment. This book presents a series of episodes of these 400 years of Colonial Cuba. Cuba continues to this day trying to be free and independent.< Less
Proud to be English (Revised Edition) By Mike Stallard
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English History Teaching is not very fashionable - most English people have been made to feel guilty about their Empire and their racist background. This is an attempt to allow everyone to enjoy the... More > History of this very great country of ours. The book falls into two halves. In the first half is a background and a comparison with other peoples of the earth. It is no more than a brief sketch to place our English heritage in a proper setting. European History is related up to the Tudors (1485-1603) to show the origins of our civilization which has so shaped the whole world. After that comes English history with all the trimmings.. - the Industrial and Agricultural Revolutions, the Civil Wars, the relations between monarch and parliament and the result: an Empire upon which the sun never sets. This leads seamlessly onto the First World War and then to the Second World War. The causes of both are outlined in context - and the results.< Less
A Collection of Memoirs, Remembrances, Papers, and Articles from Champaign County's 66th OVI During the Civil War Volume 1 By Darrell Casey, Ph.D.
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This collection of work is original, un-edited scanned documents. It represents the Civil War daily life and dealings from the individuals point of view. So to ensure content, truth, and the intent... More > as written by the original authors, I have not altered. It was not my place to attempt to edit or rewrite as Abraham Lincoln quoted, "The brave men, living and dead, who struggled here, have consecrated it, far above our poor power to add or detract". My intent is to make these documents available, as best possible, for reference and reading. Much of the book's documents are handwritten letters and journals from a time when penmanship was prized and the use of the English language somewhat more structured. Secondly, due to the age of the original documents, much fading of the ink and darkening of the paper makes many pages a difficult image. Though a difficult read, these documents are a charished reminder of Champaign County hero's.< Less
A Collection of Memoirs, Remembrances, Papers, and Articles from Champaign County's 66th OVI During the Civil War Volume 2 By Darrell Casey, Ph.D.
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This collection of work is original, un-edited scanned documents. It represents the Civil War daily life and dealings from the individuals point of view. So to ensure content, truth, and the intent... More > as written by the original authors, I have not altered. It was not my place to attempt to edit or rewrite as Abraham Lincoln quoted, "The brave men, living and dead, who struggled here, have consecrated it, far above our poor power to add or detract". My intent is to make these documents available, as best possible, for reference and reading. Much of the book's documents are handwritten letters and journals from a time when penmanship was prized and the use of the English language somewhat more structured. Secondly, due to the age of the original documents, much fading of the ink and darkening of the paper makes many pages a difficult image. Though a difficult read, these documents are a charished reminder of Champaign County hero's.< Less
Leviathan or the Matter, Forme and Power of a Common Wealth Ecclesiasticall and Civil By Thomas Hobbes
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Leviathan or The Matter, Forme and Power of a Common Wealth Ecclesiasticall and Civil — commonly referred to as Leviathan — is a book written by Thomas Hobbes (1588–1679) and... More > published in 1651. Its name derives from the biblical Leviathan. The work concerns the structure of society and legitimate government, and is regarded as one of the earliest and most influential examples of social contract theory. Leviathan ranks as a classic western work on statecraft comparable to Machiavelli's The Prince. Written during the English Civil War (1642–1651), Leviathan argues for a social contract and rule by an absolute sovereign. Hobbes wrote that civil war and situations identified with a state of nature and the famous motto Bellum omnium contra omnes ("the war of all against all") could only be averted by strong central government.< Less