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The Reconquest of Ireland By James Connolly
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Connolly's classic 'Reconquest of Ireland' is here reproduced in full from an original 1917 text
The River War: An Account of the Reconquest of the Sudan By Winston Churchill
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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: Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill, KG, OM, CH, TD, PC, DL,... More > FRS, RA (30 November 1874 – 24 January 1965) was a British statesman who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 and again from 1951 to 1955. Churchill was also an officer in the British Army, a historian, a writer (as Winston S. Churchill), and an artist. He won the Nobel Prize in Literature, and was the first person to be made an honorary citizen of the United States.Churchill was born into the family of the Dukes of Marlborough, a branch of the Spencer family. His father, Lord Randolph Churchill, was a charismatic politician who served as Chancellor of the Exchequer; his mother, Jennie Jerome, was an American socialite. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winston_Churchill< Less
The Chronicle of the Cid By Anonymous
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"The Poem of the Cid," the earliest and best of the heroic songs of Spain, is a romance of history in more than three thousand lines, celebrating the achievements of the hero little more... More > than fifty years after his death. Ruy Diaz, or Rodrigo Diaz de Bivar, was born at Burgos about the year 1040, and died in the year 1099. He was called the Cid, because five Moorish Kings acknowledged him in one battle as their Seid, or Lord and Conqueror, and he was Campeador or Champion of his countrymen against the Moors. Thus he was styled The Lord Champion—El Cid Campeador. The Cid died at the end of the eleventh century, and "The Poem of the Cid" was composed before the end of the twelfth. It was written after the year 1135, but before the year 1200.< Less
Exploring Murcia Cehegin By Clive and Rosie Palmer
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This is the hardcover copy of our paperback on the small town of Cehegin in Murcia. It looks at the town's history from prehistory to the present, principally through the Iberian/Roman/Visigoth... More > settlement of Begastri, exhibits in the Archaeological Museum and a tour of some of the town's emblematic historic buildings from the Christian Reconquest onwards.< Less
Battle Atlas of the Falklands War 1982 by Land, Sea and Air By Gordon Smith
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Battle Atlas of the Falklands War 1982 from the occupation of South Georgia and the Falklands Islands/Malvinas by the Argentines, the assembly and dispatch of the British Task Force, to the... More > reconquest of the islands. Includes 48 maps, 51 photographs, and appendices listing British ships and aircraft and Argentine aircraft losses and British gallantry awards< Less
Battle Atlas of the Falklands War 1982 by Land, Sea and Air By Gordon Smith
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Battle Atlas of the Falklands War 1982 from the occupation of South Georgia and the Falklands Islands/Malvinas by the Argentines, the assembly and dispatch of the British Task Force, to the... More > reconquest of the islands. Includes 48 maps, 51 photographs, and appendices listing British ships and aircraft and Argentine aircraft losses and British gallantry awards< Less
EXPLORING MURCIA MURCIA CITY By Clive and Rosie Palmer
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Murcia City is a fascinating place full of historic buildings, places to see and things to do. The book gives the reader an insight into the city and its people from the foundation in 825 to today. ... More > There are sections on history; the remarkable museums; remains from the times of the Moors; the numerous historic churches including Murcia's exceptional cathedral; other notable features dating from the time of the Christian Reconquest to the early 19th Century; and details of more modern development. The book contains location maps for the features described, as well as numerous black and white photographs. There is also information on some of Murcia's most notable personalities including the sculptor Francisco Salzillo, Cardinal Belluga and the Count of Floridablanca who was Spain's effective Prime Minister for 16 years at the end of the 18th Century. The book should be of interest both to intending visitors to Murcia City as well as more general readers.< Less
Exploring Murcia Murcia City By Clive Palmer & Rosie Palmer
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Murcia City is a fascinating place full of historic buildings, places to see and things to do. The book gives the reader an insight into the city and its people from the foundation in 825 to today. ... More > There are sections on history; the remarkable museums; remains from the times of the Moors; the numerous historic churches including Murcia's exceptional cathedral; other notable features dating from the time of the Christian Reconquest to the early 19th Century; and details of more modern development. The book contains location maps for the features described, as well as numerous black and white photographs. There is also information on some of Murcia's most notable personalities including the sculptor Francisco Salzillo, Cardinal Belluga and the Count of Floridablanca who was Spain's effective Prime Minister for 16 years at the end of the 18th Century. The book should be of interest both to intending visitors to Murcia City as well as more general readers.< Less
The Modern Crusade By Penman2011
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In this monograph, the connections between world capital accumulation, racism and the struggle for self-determination are reviewed. The central proposition advanced here, is that just as the medieval... More > crusades provided a great spur to the expansion of the agrarian surplus product, commodity production, trade and primitive capital accumulation and ultimately the wars of conquest and exploitation waged by Europe against the non-christian world, so the present stage of globalisation is accompanied by wars of re-conquest and re-colonisation, the modern crusade. Furthermore, just as the medieval crusades provided the ideological impetus for western wars of conquest that was to develop into what became racism, so the new orthodoxy, neo-liberal economic orthodoxy, provides the rationalisation of the latest transformation and intensification of racism.< Less
Outremer By Richard Allibone
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Outremer is a vivid and compelling narrative history depicting the momentous events later known as the Third Crusade (1187–92 A.D.). In this five year period, the Muslim world inflicted a major... More > defeat on the Christian army of Jerusalem that resonated around the known world, and which directly resulted in the confrontation between two of the most celebrated figures in medieval history – Richard the Lionheart, renowned as the great warrior king and personification of the knightly chivalry, and Saladin, Sultan of Egypt, Syria, Arabia and Mesopotamia and consummate diplomat and strategist. The story unfolds through the reminiscences of Geoffrey de Moissac, who relates his incredible first-hand experiences fifty years after the main protagonists have perished. Geoffrey has been witness to all the dramatic events of that time, from the Christian disaster at Hattin, through a perilous journey to the west to solicit aid, and finally as part of the mighty Crusader army intent on the re-conquest of the Holy Land.< Less

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Anochi Anochi By Paul Hamburger
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