History
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Chuck Palahniuk

(a postcard from 1991) When I first got beat up, Gina asked if any of the attackers was named David. She was blaming everything on what she called "the Curse ...
( Category: Travel Writing February 7,2018 )
epub |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Herbert G. Wells [Wells, Herbert G.]

§ 6 It must be reiterated that our reasoning still leaves Utopian marriage an institution with wide possibilities of variation. We have tried to give effect to the ideal of ...
( Category: History February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Richard Dawkins

Many baby birds are fed in the nest by their parents. They all gape and scream, and the parent drops a worm or other morsel in the open mouth of ...
( Category: Evolution February 7,2018 )
epub |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:David Graeber [Graeber, David]

The Near West: Islam (Capital as Credit) Prices depend on the will of Allah; it is he who raises and lowers them. —Attributed to the Prophet Mohammed The profit of ...
( Category: Economics February 7,2018 )
epub |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:zinn,howard [zinn,howard]

The conditions of women working in a Milwaukee brewery were described by Mother Mary Jones, who worked there briefly in 1910 (she was close to eighty at this time): Condemned ...
( Category: Americas February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:machiavelli,niccolo

Chapter 14 Of the Duty of a Prince In Respect of Military Affairs A Prince, therefore, should have no care or thought but for war, and for the regulations and ...
( Category: Politics & Government February 7,2018 )
mobi, epub |eng | 1982-01-02 | Author:Robert A. Caro

THERE WAS ANOTHER possible explanation as well. For more than a month before the first primary, unprecedented amounts of money had been devoted to persuading voters that Coke Stevenson had ...
( Category: Leaders & Notable People February 7,2018 )
mobi, epub |eng | 1982-01-02 | Author:Robert A. Caro

IF HE HAD THE VOTES, debate—even the limited debate permitted under the unanimous consent agreement—could only hurt, could allow opponents to realize what he was up to, could give Knowland ...
( Category: Leaders & Notable People February 7,2018 )
epub |eng | 2016-12-11 | Author:Edmund King

This is a story that had become attached to the arrest. William of Newburgh had good links with the Augustinian priory of Holy Trinity, London, and he may have the ...
( Category: Historical February 7,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-05-24 | Author:D. M. Giangreco

The Second General Army’s decision to allow its formations considerable flexibility in the conduct of the defense may not have been seen as much of a compromise by those advocating ...
( Category: Military February 7,2018 )
epub |eng | 2013-03-11 | Author:Johnny Walker

WHILE I’D BEEN the only interpreter for the task group in Mosul, the increased tempo of operations in Baghdad meant that the SEALs needed several, and so two more joined ...
( Category: Military February 7,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-11-07 | Author:Diana Preston [Preston, Diana]

Neither Bligh nor the Admiralty had any intention that the mutineers should be allowed to live out their lives amid the pleasures of the South Seas. In early November 1790, ...
( Category: Australia & Oceania February 7,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Mike Power

MDA 6-APB This small tweak had changed the drug’s chemical categorization; it now had a benzofuran ring, and therefore belonged to an entirely distinct chemical class, making 6-APB slip through ...
( Category: Addiction & Recovery February 7,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-03-23 | Author:Katja Goldman & Lisa Rotmil & Judy Bernstein Bunzl [Goldman, Katja]

( Category: Regional & International February 6,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-04-06 | Author:Michael North [North, Michael]

[CHAPTER EIGHT] Revolutions and New States Focus on Riga By the eve of World War I, the port city of Riga, which to that point had been shaped largely by ...
( Category: Europe February 6,2018 )