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The Histories of Polybius : Volume II (Illustrated) By Polybius
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“Fortune cast the life of Polybius in stirring times. His special claim to our admiration is that he understood the importance in the history of the world of the changes which were passing... More > under his eyes, and exerted himself to trace the events which immediately preceded them, and from which they sprang, while it was yet possible to see and question surviving participators in them; to examine places, before they had lost all marks of the great events of which they had been the scene; and records or monuments before time had cast a doubt upon their meaning or authenticity.”< Less
GALVESTON TEXAS: before 1901 By Jean Elizabeth Ward, Poet Laureate
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This revised edition is the story of a man who fell in love with Galveston Island, married, and began a family before the Hurricane of 1900 destroyed not only his family but the island. It is told... More > from his point of view, in prose and poetry intermingled amidst historical facts as Poet Laureate Jean Elizabeth Ward so loves to do. With a final chapter in alphabetical order.< Less
History Of The Studebaker Corporation By Albert Russel Erskine
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Albert Erskine came to the Studebaker Corporation from Underwood Typewriter in 1911. In 1915 he was named President and, in 1918, following the death of the last of the founders, John Mohler... More > Studebaker, he wrote and published this book. Studebaker boomed under Erskine. Sales in 1918 amounted to $52 million and by 1923 had more than tripled. In 1924 he undertook a revision of his history. The revised version was printed in much larger quantities than the earlier one, so it is relatively easy to find today. The 1918 version, reprinted here, is much harder to find and can be much more expensive when it does turn up. Because of its early publication date, most historians view this book as authoritative. In it, you will find a history of the early years, the wagon and carriage businesses, the transition to the automotive business, and selected corporate financial information. In addition, there are forty illustrations of vehicles, plants, and the most important personalities.< Less
Plato and the Other Companions of Sokrates : Volume II (Illustrated) By George Grote
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The present work is intended as a sequel and supplement to my History of Greece. It describes a portion of Hellenic philosophy: it dwells upon eminent individuals, enquiring, theorising, reasoning,... More > confuting, &c., as contrasted with those collective political and social manifestations which form the matter of history, and which the modern writer gathers from Herodotus, Thucydides, and Xenophon. Both Sokrates and Plato, indeed, are interesting characters in history as well as in philosophy. Under the former aspect, they were described by me in my former work as copiously as its general purpose would allow. But it is impossible to do justice to either of them — above all, to Plato, with his extreme variety and abundance — except in a book of which philosophy is the principal subject, and history only the accessory.< Less
Plato and the Other Companions of Sokrates : Volume III (Illustrated) By George Grote
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The present work is intended as a sequel and supplement to my History of Greece. It describes a portion of Hellenic philosophy: it dwells upon eminent individuals, enquiring, theorising, reasoning,... More > confuting, &c., as contrasted with those collective political and social manifestations which form the matter of history, and which the modern writer gathers from Herodotus, Thucydides, and Xenophon. Both Sokrates and Plato, indeed, are interesting characters in history as well as in philosophy. Under the former aspect, they were described by me in my former work as copiously as its general purpose would allow. But it is impossible to do justice to either of them — above all, to Plato, with his extreme variety and abundance — except in a book of which philosophy is the principal subject, and history only the accessory.< Less
Plato and the Other Companions of Sokrates : Volume IV (Illustrated) By George Grote
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The present work is intended as a sequel and supplement to my History of Greece. It describes a portion of Hellenic philosophy: it dwells upon eminent individuals, enquiring, theorising, reasoning,... More > confuting, &c., as contrasted with those collective political and social manifestations which form the matter of history, and which the modern writer gathers from Herodotus, Thucydides, and Xenophon. Both Sokrates and Plato, indeed, are interesting characters in history as well as in philosophy. Under the former aspect, they were described by me in my former work as copiously as its general purpose would allow. But it is impossible to do justice to either of them — above all, to Plato, with his extreme variety and abundance — except in a book of which philosophy is the principal subject, and history only the accessory.< Less
Plato and the Other Companions of Sokrates : Volume I (Illustrated) By George Grote
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The present work is intended as a sequel and supplement to my History of Greece. It describes a portion of Hellenic philosophy: it dwells upon eminent individuals, enquiring, theorising, reasoning,... More > confuting, &c., as contrasted with those collective political and social manifestations which form the matter of history, and which the modern writer gathers from Herodotus, Thucydides, and Xenophon. Both Sokrates and Plato, indeed, are interesting characters in history as well as in philosophy. Under the former aspect, they were described by me in my former work as copiously as its general purpose would allow. But it is impossible to do justice to either of them — above all, to Plato, with his extreme variety and abundance — except in a book of which philosophy is the principal subject, and history only the accessory.< Less
Connecticut Vignettes and Visits - Volume Two By Walter G. Robinson
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Volume Two highlights these chapters in Connecticut history. It includes The Foreign Mission School of Cornwall, Connecticut, Prudence Crandall Female Boarding School of Canterbury, The Amistad... More > Mutiny, Civil War General from Cornwall Hollow, Octavious Brooks Frothingham Transcendentalist, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum, Off The Connecticut Coast The Thimbles, Evolution of a Town's Obsession Thomaston Opera House and the Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center.< Less
Shoe buttons, Liberty Laces & Insulated staples: 153 years of M.M. Rhodes & Sons Company, Taunton, Mass. By Marc N. Belanger
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An overview of ongoing efforts to document and preserve the remarkable M.M. Rhodes & Sons Company complex in Taunton, Massachusetts, which closed in 2014 after 153 years of operation by the... More > Rhodes family. Originally presented at the New England IA Conference in Holden, Massachusetts on March 7, 2015 and again at the SIA National Conference in Albany, New York on May 30, 2015. Adapted for print version October 2015.< Less
The Seat of Empire (Illustrated) By Charles Carleton Coffin
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“Last summer I cut loose from all care, and enjoyed a few weeks of freedom and recreation with a party of gentlemen on the frontier between Lake Superior and the Missouri River. I was charmed... More > by the beauty of the country, amazed at its resources, and favorably impressed by its probable future. Its attractions were set forth in a series of letters contributed to the Boston Journal.< Less

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