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epub |eng | 2010-03-02 | Author:Erik Sass [Sass, Erik]

PROFILES IN SCOURGES “Scarface” Al Capone (1899–1947) Today Prohibition is regarded as the single biggest failure in the history of American social reform. But on one front, it was a ...
( Category: United States June 8,2017 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2009-04-27 | Author:Schama, Simon [Schama, Simon]

THE WORK WOULD ENDURE; but what tribulations had been sent his way! In Charleston, in October 1782, David George, his wife, Phyllis, and their four children had been swallowed up ...
( Category: Colonial Period June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 1994-07-08 | Author:C. S. Lewis [Lewis, C. S.]

When they got nearer to Stable Hill of course everyone became quiet. Then the real wood-work began. From the moment at which they first saw the Hill to the moment ...
( Category: Christian June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2010-11-14 | Author:Baldwin, James [Baldwin, James]

The boy obeyed. The chief tore out the lining and found the gold hidden beneath it. "Why did you tell us where to find it?" he asked. "No one would ...
( Category: Civil War June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2010-11-12 | Author:Pratt, Mara L. [Pratt, Mara L.]

A Story of Sackett's Harbor "IT is useless," said the British officers stationed in Canada, "to attempt to march across the frontier to attack the Americans. But there are the ...
( Category: 19th Century June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2010-11-14 | Author:Baldwin, James [Baldwin, James]

III.—Ezekiel and Daniel EZEKIEL WEBSTER was two years older than his brother Daniel. He was a strong, manly fellow, and was ready at all times to do a kindness to ...
( Category: Military June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2010-11-12 | Author:Pumphrey, Margaret B. [Pumphrey, Margaret B.]

Samoset AT last spring came bringing health and hope to the Pilgrims. Again the axes rang out in the forest, and the half-built cottages were soon finished. The snow melted ...
( Category: World June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2006-06-07 | Author:Douglas Brinkley [Douglas Brinkley]

VIII The Baton Rouge Advocate, which considered itself the state’s newspaper, felt an obligation to cover every stricken community in its pages. One especially harrowing story, written by Sandy Davis, ...
( Category: State & Local June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2010-11-09 | Author:Evans, Lawton B. [Evans, Lawton B.]

Benjamin Franklin BENJAMIN FRANKLIN was the youngest member of a family of seventeen children. His father was a poor man, who made his living by boiling soap and making candles. ...
( Category: Crime June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2010-11-12 | Author:Scudder, Horace E. [Scudder, Horace E.]

The Image and the Treasure IN the city of Rome was a graven image of a man. It stood upright and held out its right hand. On the middle finger ...
( Category: World June 7,2017 )
epub, mobi |eng | 1998-11-18 | Author:Joseph J. Ellis

Or if one were searching for a classic rendering of the principle of free speech, no American statesman had ever put it so succinctly: “If there be any among us ...
( Category: American Revolution June 7,2017 )
epub |eng | 2010-11-12 | Author:Synge, M. B. [Synge, M. B.]

CHAPTER XXIX The Founding of Quebec "Row, brothers, row, the stream runs fast, The Rapids are near, and the daylight's past." —T. MOORE, (Canadian Boat Song). WHILE Henry Hudson was ...
( Category: Colonial Period June 7,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Stephen E. Ambrose

The Victors - Eisenhower and His Boys The Men of World War II 12 - Breakout and Pursuit FROM THE HIGH COMMAND down to the lowliest private, the Americans in ...
( Category: United States June 7,2017 )
epub | | 2009-03-19 | Author:Peter Beagle [Beagle, Peter S.]

Chapter 9 The sentinels saw them coming a little before sunset, when the sea was flat and blinding. The sentinels were pacing the second tallest of the many wry towers ...
( Category: Humor June 7,2017 )
epub |eng | 2010-01-31 | Author:Henry M. Paulson, [PAULSON, JR., HENRY M.]

Tuesday, September 16, 2008 Monday, September 15, had been grim. But on Tuesday, all hell broke loose. Normally I left home by 5:45 a.m., went to my gym, and ran ...
( Category: Processes & Infrastructure June 7,2017 )