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Woman's Struggle for Liberty in Germany

by Hugo Munsterberg & Mary Mills Patrick Lm Publishers (October 14, 2019)

This book treats of woman's Struggle for Liberty in Germany, and the development of instruction for the two sexes.

“The girls' schools established by the Government provide well for the study of the modern...


Was Middle America Peopled from Asia?

by Martin I. Townsend & Edward S. Morse Lm Publishers (October 14, 2019)

This book treats of the origin of American inhabitants.

Was Middle America Peopled from Asia?...

There are two propositions involved in the controversy as to the Asiatic origin of the American race: the one...


Traces of Early Men in Japan

by Edward Sylvester Morse Lm Publishers (October 14, 2019)

There is no race of people in whose origin we are more interested than in that of the Japanese. Their history going so completely back for nearly two thousand years, their civilization, which in so many respects...


The Witnesses to the Historicity of Jesus

by Arthur Drews Literature and Knowledge Publishing (October 14, 2019)

In view of the vagueness, effectiveness, and vulnerability of the evangelical accounts of Jesus, as far as his historical reality is concerned, the witnesses in non-Christian literature have always occupied...


The South American Republics : History of Chile

by Thomas C. Dawson Lm Publishers (October 11, 2019)

This book deals with the general history of Chile from the discovery and the Spanish conquest.“About a century before Pizarro landed, Tupac Yupanqui, the greatest of the Inca conquerors, crossed the rough...


The South American Republics: History of Colombia

by Thomas C. Dawson Lm Publishers (October 11, 2019)

History of Colombia from the conquest and settlement to the modern Colombia.

“When Alonso de Ojeda coasted along the Venezuelan shore in the spring of 1499 he stopped short just west of the Gulf of Maracaibo,...


The South American Republics : History of Ecuador

by Thomas C. Dawson Lm Publishers (October 11, 2019)

This book treats of the History of Ecuador : from the discovery of the land, the Spanish Conquest, the war of independence, to the formation of Ecuador and the development of the modern country.


The South American Republics : History of Paraguay

by Thomas C. Dawson Lm Publishers (October 11, 2019)

History of Paraguay: from the beginning of the settlements, the colonization of the country, the war for independence, and the modern republic of Paraguay.

"The beginnings of the settlements in Paraguay have...


The South American Republics : History of Peru

by Thomas C. Dawson Lm Publishers (October 11, 2019)

This book deals withe the history of Peru: the discovery of the Inca empire, the Spanish conquest of the territory, the colonial period, the wars of the independence and the development after the independence....


The South American Republics : History of Uruguay

by Thomas C. Dawson Lm Publishers (October 10, 2019)

History of Uruguay.

"Uruguay is the southeastern country of South America. It extends from latitude 30° to 35 degrees S. and from longitude 53° to 58° 30' W., lies south of the Province of Río Grande do...


The Origin and Evolution of the Dollar Mark

by A. E. Outerbridge Jr & Florian Cajori Lm Publishers (October 10, 2019)

This book treats of the origin and evolution of the US dollar mark.

“There are few mathematical symbols the origin of which has given rise to more unrestrained speculation and less real scientific study than...


The Last Wild Tribe of California and the Ancient Islanders of the State

by Charles Frederick Holder & Thomas T. Waterman Lm Publishers (October 10, 2019)

This book deals with the history of the last wild Tribe of California and the Ancient Islanders of the State.


The Freedman's Story

by William Parker Lm Publishers (October 10, 2019)

The manuscript of the following pages has been handed to me with the request that I would revise it for publication, or weave its facts into a story which should show the fitness of the Southern black for the...


The Civil War in America and its Place in History

by E. D. Potts & J. Acton Lm Publishers (October 10, 2019)

This book treats of the Civil War in America and its Place in History.

“For many years before the outbreak of the Civil War the United States had become an object of anxiety or of envy to many, of wonder...


The Conquest of Canada (Vol.2)

by George Warburton Literature and Knowledge Publishing (October 09, 2019)

-The Conquest of Canada (Vol.2)-“One of the most momentous political questions that has ever yet moved the human race was decided in the Canadian war. When a few English and French emigrants first landed among...


The Conquest of Canada (Vol.1)

by George Warburton Literature and Knowledge Publishing (October 09, 2019)

The Conquest and History of Canada. “England and France started in a fair race for the magnificent prize of supremacy in America. The advantages and difficulties of each were much alike, but the systems by...


Portugal : The Story of the Nation

by Henry Morse Stephens Lm Publishers (October 09, 2019)

This book attempts to give a short chronological history of Portugal. "The Story of Portugal possesses a peculiar interest from the fact that it is to its history alone that the country owes its existence as...


History of the Mexican Empire and Mexico after the Empire

by History and Civilization Collection Literature and Knowledge Publishing (October 09, 2019)

History of the Mexican Empire and Mexico after the Empire (with illustrations).

“South of the United States, stretching away towards Central America, lies the country of Mexico...

It is difficult to choose whether...


History of Social Changes in California

by Charles Howard Shinn Lm Publishers (October 09, 2019)

This book presents a brief History of Social Changes in California.

“When the Central Pacific Railroad crossed the high Sierras, and the Crockers, Stanfords, and Huntingtons, till then obscure Sacramento...


German Influence in Latin America

by Alfred F. Sears Lm Publishers (October 09, 2019)

This book presents a brief story of German influence in Latin America.

“In 1901 the American citizen was startled by the information from Rio Janeiro, that "A German syndicate has just been formed with a...


Geographical Evolution

by Archibald Geikie Literature and Knowledge Publishing (October 09, 2019)

It must be owned that man, in most of his struggles with the world around him, has fought blindly for his own ultimate interests. His contest, successful for the moment, has too often led to sure and sad disaster....


Evolution and the Distribution of Animals

by David Starr Jordan Literature and Knowledge Publishing (October 09, 2019)

This book treats of the Evolution and the Distribution of Animals

“No one with good eyes and brains behind them has ever looked forth on the varied life of the world—on forest or field or brook or sea—without...


The South American Republics : History of Brazil

by Thomas C. Dawson Literature and Knowledge Publishing (September 17, 2019)

This book presents the History of Brazil, from the discovery to the establishment of the Republic.

“On the 9th of March, 1500, Pedro Alvarez Cabral, a Portuguese nobleman of illustrious birth, but not yet distinguished...


The South American Republics : History of Bolivia

by Thomas C. Dawson Literature and Knowledge Publishing (September 17, 2019)

From its Conquest to the Independence, this book deals with the History of Bolivia.

"Between latitudes fourteen and a half and twenty-three and a half, the mighty Andean chain is massed into a plateau five hundred...


The South American Republics : History of Argentina

by Thomas C. Dawson Literature and Knowledge Publishing (September 17, 2019)

This book presents the History of Argentina, from its discovery and Spanish colonization to the development of the country. "The description of the white man's spread over this immense country, the largest (except...


The Warfare of Science: Struggle for the Liberty of Science

by Andrew Dickson White Literature and Knowledge Publishing (September 05, 2019)

"I purpose to present an outline of the great, sacred struggle for the liberty of science — a struggle which has lasted for so many centuries, and which yet continues. A hard contest it has been; a war waged...


The Physical Geography of the West Indies

by Felix Leopold Oswald Lm Publishers (September 05, 2019)

This book deals with the Physical Geography of the West Indies. (With illustrations).

“The study of the geographical distribution of plants and animals has revealed facts almost as enigmatical as the origin...


Venezuela : General History and Natural Features

by Frederik A. Fernald & Thomas C. Dawson Lm Publishers (September 04, 2019)

This book presents the general history of Venezuela, from its conquest, settlement and colonial period to the modern days; and the natural features of the country. Venezuela is a republic of South America, facing...


Celtic History and Migrations

by Henry Jenner, William Geddes & Denis Heron Literature and Knowledge Publishing (September 04, 2019)

This book deals with the history and migrations of Celtic people. In that remote age of which no personal records remain, but whose history may be derived from the known dispersion of men and languages, we find...


History of Public School Education in Arizona

by Stephen Beauregard Weeks Lm Publishers (August 11, 2019)

The territory of the present State of Arizona is embraced within 31° 20? and 37° north latitude and between 109° 02? and 114° 45? west longitude. It covers an area of 113,956 square miles, of which 146...


The Federalist Papers

by John Jay, Alexander Hamilton, James Madison & Alan Dershowitz Racehorse (July 16, 2019)

Now introduced by eminent civil libertarian, constitutional scholar, and New York Times bestselling author Alan Dershowitz, The Federalist Papers are a must-have for all scholars of history and government and...


Reader's Digest Soldier Stories

by Reader's Digest Reader's Digest (May 07, 2019)

Reader's Digest Soldier Stories is a chronological retrospective of the best military pieces Reader's Digest has run, from World War I through the war in Iraq. Featuring stories from the battlefield to the...


Soaring to Glory

by Philip Handleman & Harry T. Stewart Regnery History (June 04, 2019)

"This book is a masterpiece. It captures the essence of the Tuskegee Airmen's experience from the perspective of one who lived it. The action sequences make me feel I'm back in the cockpit of my P-51C 'Kitten'!...


The Adventures of Big-Foot Wallace

by John C. Duval Skyhorse (February 03, 2015)

The thrilling adventures of traveler, rancher, and fighter “Big-Foot” Wallace in a bygone era of the American frontier.

Amid the embroiling conflicts of frontiersmen, Mexicans, and war in Texas, 1837, William...


Journal of a Trapper

by Osborne Russell Skyhorse (March 06, 2013)

Ever wonder how everyone made it west? They used trails beaten by such men as Osborne Russell. In 1830, sixteen-year-old Russell left his farm in Maine and ran away to the sea. He didn’t like it. He ended...


The History of the Knights Templars

by Charles G. Addison Skyhorse (October 17, 2012)

The history of the Knights Templars is a remarkable story of triumphs and defeats, marked with controversies and tragedy.  From their rise to their demise, Charles G. Addison captivatingly chronicles the various...


The Chisholm Trail

by Sam P. Ridings Skyhorse (April 21, 2015)

This frontier classic is one of the best books written about the world’s greatest cattle trail, the Chisholm Trail, a trail that was approximately eight hundred miles long, running from San Antonio, Texas...


The True Benjamin Franklin

by Sydney George Fisher Skyhorse (October 21, 2014)

In spite of being dead for over two hundred years, Benjamin Franklin remains an object of fascination for many history buffs. He was a diplomat, postmaster, political theorist, politician, scientist, satirist,...


The Sinking of the Titanic and Great Sea Disasters

by Logan Marshall & Stephen Spignesi Skyhorse (March 15, 2016)

The Sinking of the Titanic and Great Sea Disasters is an exciting collection of first-hand stories describing the catastrophe of Titanic’s maiden voyage as told by its survivors shortly after the ship sank....


When Buffalo Ran

by George Bird Grinnell Skyhorse (August 04, 2015)

When Buffalo Ran tells the story of a young, mid nineteenth century Plains Indian, named Wikis. As Wikis grows, he encounters many wild buffalo and enemy tribes. Along the way, he is guided by his uncle, a...


Farthest North

by Fridtjof Nansen Skyhorse (June 17, 2008)

"If Outside magazine had been around during the first turn of the century, Fridtjof Nansen would have been its No. 1 cover boy."—The Chicago Sun-Times In September of 1893, Norwegian zoologist Fridtjof Nansen...


Sisters and Spies: The True Story of WWII Special Agents Eileen and Jacqueline Nearne

by Susan Ottaway HarperElement (January 08, 2019)

Two sisters. Two special agents. One War.

Sisters and Spies is the incredible true story of British special agents Eileen and Jacqueline Nearne, two sisters who risked everything to fight for our freedom during...


The Burn Pits

by Joseph Hickman, David Talbot & Jesse Ventura Hot Books (July 22, 2019)

“There’s a whole chapter on my son Beau… He was co-located [twice] near these burn pits.”

–Joe Biden, former Vice President of the United States of America

The Agent Orange of the 21st Century… Thousands...


The Berlin Airlift

by John Tusa, Ann Tusa & Michael Burton Skyhorse (July 23, 2019)

A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader.


Out of Istanbul

by Bernard Ollivier & Dan Golembeski Skyhorse (June 18, 2019)

Acclaimed journalist Bernard Ollivier begins his epic journey on foot across the Silk Road.

Upon retirement at the age of sixty-two, and grieving his deceased wife, renowned journalist Bernard Ollivier felt...


The Forbidden Universe

by Lynn Picknett & Clive Prince Skyhorse (April 01, 2011)

Secret societies, famous scientists, ancient Egyptian mysticism, and a fascinating addition to the god-versus-science debate: the Catholic Church. By the bestselling authors of The Templar Revelation and Mary...


The Intimate Life of Alexander Hamilton

by Allan McLane Hamilton & Willard Sterne Randall Racehorse (November 08, 2016)

The life of Alexander Hamilton is certainly one of great complexity and controversy and, as a result, has been of great interest to the general public for centuries. In the past two hundred years, there have...


Alexander Hamilton: Adultery and Apology

by Alexander Hamilton & Robert P. Watson Racehorse (January 31, 2017)

Written by Hamilton himself to confess to the affair he conducted with Maria Reynolds, Alexander Hamilton: Adultery and Apology is Hamilton’s attempt to defend and rationalize his misdoings, and ultimately...


The Federalist Papers and the Constitution of the United States

by John Jay, James Madison, Alexander Hamilton & Louis Fisher et al. Racehorse (November 15, 2016)

Widely considered to be among the most important historical collections of all time, The Federalist Papers were intended to persuade New York at-large to accept the newly drafted Constitution in 1787. Authored...


Fidel Castro

by Alex Moore Racehorse (January 17, 2017)

FIDEL CASTRO

August 13, 1926 – November 26, 2016.

“A revolution is a struggle between the future and the past.”

--Fidel Castro

From revolutionary and symbol of strength to Cold War adversary, Fidel Castro was...