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Ridgeley and Carpendale, West Virginia From 1750: A History By Gary Clites
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The small town of Ridgeley, West Virginia played a key role in the early history of our nation. The creation of Fort Ohio by the Ohio Company in what is now Ridgeley was a major step in the early... More > Western expansion of the colonies. It was here that George Washington took his first military command and launched the attack that started the French and Indian War. In that conflict, General Edward Braddock used Fort Ohio in part to mount his ill-fated attack on Fort Duquesne in the Battle of the Monongahela. Later, the town dealt with floods, wars, and grew into a cohesive blue collar community. Important people from American history involved in the history of this small town include Washington, Braddock, George Mercer, Joseph Chapline, George Mason, Daniel Boone, Daniel Morgan, James McCubbin Lingan, and many more. Includes notations, bibliography, 38 illustrations.< Less
Ridgeley and Carpendale, West Virginia From 1750: A History By Gary Clites
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The small town of Ridgeley, West Virginia played a key role in the early history of our nation. The creation of Fort Ohio by the Ohio Company in what is now Ridgeley was a major step in the early... More > Western expansion of the colonies. It was here that George Washington took his first military command and launched the attack that started the French and Indian War. In that conflict, General Edward Braddock used Fort Ohio in part to mount his ill-fated attack on Fort Duquesne in the Battle of the Monongahela. Later, the town dealt with floods, wars, and grew into a cohesive blue collar community. Important people from American history involved in the history of this small town include Washington, Braddock, George Mercer, Joseph Chapline, George Mason, Daniel Boone, Daniel Morgan, James McCubbin Lingan, and many more. Includes notations, bibliography, 38 illustrations.< Less
Commander Francis Drake & the West Coast Mysteries By Gunnar Thompson
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The author's discovery of Drake's "lost" navigational chart makes it possible to determine where he sailed along America's West Coast in 1579. We can now identify the location of a... More > settlement he called "New Albion." This was the first English colony in America. It marks the beginning of the British Empire. An ongoing feud between Drake and Q.Elizabeth can be traced to the Captain's desire to return to the Pacific in order to rescue shipmates he left behind. Elizabeth was furious that the natives had chosen Drake to be their new "King." Drake produced a map showing the West Coast within 15-degrees of its actual location. This level of perfection would not be exceeded for another two centuries. Drake's map and ship design were keys to the success of the Dutch East India Company.< Less
Commander Francis Drake & The West Coast Mysteries By Gunnar Thompson
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The author's discovery of Drake's "lost" navigational chart makes it possible to determine where he sailed along America's West Coast in 1579. We can now identify the location of a... More > settlement he called "New Albion." This was the first English colony in America. It marks the beginning of the British Empire. An ongoing feud between Drake and Q.Elizabeth can be traced to the Captain's desire to return to the Pacific in order to rescue shipmates he left behind. Elizabeth was furious that the natives had chosen Drake to be their new "King." Drake produced a map showing the West Coast within 15-degrees of its actual location. This level of perfection would not be exceeded for another two centuries. Drake's map and ship design were keys to the success of the Dutch East India Company.< Less
East Meets West: A Family History (v.4) By Victor M. Mori
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Victor M. Mori MD, a retired surgeon based in Hawaii, has gathered together information from historical texts, family documents, diaries and oral histories, as well as recent information emerging... More > from contemporary scholars researching the history of the Japanese in Hawaii. The pieces in this book range from a personal memoir covering his youth and early adulthood to a series of historical accounts of the lives of several key figures of the extended Mori family, including Oguri Kozaburo, Dr. Iga Mori, Tasuku Harada, Ishiguro Isoji, Ken Harada and Ishiko Mori. His writing reflects an ongoing interest in the Mori family background and is illuminated by extensive travel to Japan and other parts of the world. The book also includes material written by Professors Sidney L. Gulick of Doshisha University and K. Kawachi of Kansaigakuin University.< Less
MARINE BACTERIAL BIODIVERSITY OF WEST COASTLINE OF INDIA AT KARWAR By Dr. Preeti N Tallur
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Biodiversity is defined as the variability among living organisms. The main key to biodiversity on earth is due to evolution. The structural and functional diversity and any cell represent its... More > evolutionary event which occurred through the Darwin theory of Natural selection. Natural selection and survival of fittest theory is involved in the microbes. This includes diversity within species, between species and of ecosystems. Microbes are part of our lives in more ways than most understand. They have shaped the present environment, and their activities will significantly influence our future. Microbes are present in both natural and human-made worlds. Every microbe has individual qualities which enable it to survive in unique places as the soil, oceans, rivers, ice, water, pipes, concrete, hot springs, the human intestine, root of plants and oil wells. Microbes are spread over the entire biosphere, hydrosphere and the atmosphere.< Less
Wild, Wild West Careers: Volume 2 By Sarah Peterson
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“Wild, Wild West Careers, Volume 2 looks at Westward Expansion in America during the 1800s by examining the careers of those men and women who paved the way and settled the land in the west. ... More > Each lesson covers the careers and information about the era. Volume 2 includes: Pioneers – the dangers and hardships; Cowboys and the cattle drive; Transcontinental Railroad Workers – the Central Pacific and Union Pacific Railroads; Promontory Summit; Cavalry and the Indian Wars (1864-1904); Sitting Bull, Geronimo, Chief Joseph, Little Bighorn, Wounded Knee; Outlaws and Lawmen; Billy the Kid, Jesse James, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Wild Bill Hickok, Bass Reeves, Wyatt Earp and the Gunfight at the OK Corral. This product is perfect for SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS, enrichment learning, homeschool or co-ops! The reading passages are great for CLOSE READING with any non-fiction graphic organizer (not included). THIS LESSON INCLUDES READING PASSAGES, ACTIVITIES, REVIEW GAME, WORKSHEET AND TEACHER’S KEY.< Less
Welcome to the West: Four Historical Romance Novellas By Doreen Milstead
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Challenging Adversity Along The Oregon Trail - A young woman and her family face the unknown PLUS Fighting a Swarm of Locusts - A garment factory worker, not a fan of insects, heads out to a farmer... More > in Nebraska, where the area appears to be under an imminent threat of attack by locusts, at least if the couple are to believe a crazy beekeeping old man who dresses up in a giant locust costume, and who keeps on yelling “They’re coming” every chance he gets PLUS Finding The Key To Love In The Market Place - A woman has looked after her sick mother for years in Washington DC, but when she comes across a mysterious new booth in the market, she is persuaded to sign up for something that will change her life forever PLUS First Of Her Kind - An upper class young woman in Quebec has a lifelong dream of being the first woman cable car operator in San Francisco; and when she meets a rich American at her debutante party, her dreams are quickly realized.< Less
Raising Standards in Reading at KS2 inspired by Small Creatures By Neil West
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A useful resource for Key Stage 2 teachers looking to raise standards in reading at Key Stage 2 inspired by the novel Small Creatures.
Unlocking the Key to Her Heart: Four Historical Romances By Vanessa Carvo
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Mail Order Bride: The Irish Woman & Her Mysterious Fiancé - An Irish woman is promised to a man in Texas by her father, in return for a dowry to be sent back to her family in Ireland.... More > The English Governess Meets The Cowboy - A governess from England is hired to go out west and become the teacher to a widower’s four children, and perhaps, something much more. Losing Her Cowboy Before She Can Marry Him - A woman decides to become a mail order bride but goes west under subterfuge – she already has a man lined up even though she will be supposedly matched up with a cowboy by the company who is paying her way. Living Off The Land For Her Husband, is about an independent spark of a woman from London, suddenly deciding to become a mail order bride and live in the Old West. The trouble is...she has no clue how to cook, clean house, or even get along with another human being within the closeness that marriage brings; let alone learn the ‘farm to table’ philosophy that will feed them both.< Less

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