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  • '...and the Mille Lacs who have no reservation...'
    Clarence Ralph Fitz
    The book chronologically explains the bungling of the federal government as they attempted to be fair to the Indians while at the same time moving them out of the way of settlement. It also delves into the interaction between the Sioux and the Chippewa, including the joint attempt in 1862 to kill all the white people in Minnesota, and how the results of that interaction affecte...
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    28,29 €

  • Bio-Invaders
    Sarah Johnson
    We are pleased to announce a new series ofenvironmental history readers, suitable for students.Comprising essays selected from our journals,Environment and History and Environmental Values,each inexpensive paperback volume will address animportant theme in environmental history, combiningunderlying theory and specific case-studies. The firstvolume, Bio-invaders, investigates th...
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    35,76 €

  • Mountain Environments in Prehistoric Europe
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    88,08 €

  • Almost There
    DP Turner
    'Do you want to hike the Appalachian Trail again?' he asked. Although DP Turner had hiked 1,500 miles of that trail during his adolescent years, that question from an unlikable classmate in high school led to a return forty years later. Thinking he was a hiking expert, Turner would find that a return would be quite different. Turner presents a trek fraught with hardships,...
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  • The geographical lore of the time of the crusades; a study in the history of medieval science and tradition in western Europe
    John Kirtland Wright
    This book has been considered by academicians and scholars of great significance and value to literature. This forms a part of the knowledge base for future generations. So that the book is never forgotten we have represented this book in a print format as the same form as it was originally first published. Hence any marks or annotations seen are left intentionally to preserve ...
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    29,06 €

  • Where Caciques and Mapmakers Met
    Jeffrey Alan Erbig Jr.
    During the late eighteenth century, Portugal and Spain sent joint mapping expeditions to draw a nearly 10,000-mile border between Brazil and Spanish South America. These boundary commissions were the largest ever sent to the Americas and coincided with broader imperial reforms enacted throughout the hemisphere. Where Caciques and Mapmakers Met considers what these efforts meant...
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  • Where Caciques and Mapmakers Met
    Jeffrey Alan Erbig Jr.
    During the late eighteenth century, Portugal and Spain sent joint mapping expeditions to draw a nearly 10,000-mile border between Brazil and Spanish South America. These boundary commissions were the largest ever sent to the Americas and coincided with broader imperial reforms enacted throughout the hemisphere. Where Caciques and Mapmakers Met considers what these efforts meant...
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    115,15 €

  • Genealogy and Identity
    Zoe A. Pappas
    This book is a reprint of an academic treatise completed and copyrighted in 2008. Its objective was to illuminate unobserved connections between genealogical statements in the ancient Greek myths and the historical shift of political power westward from the Greek cities of coastal Asia Minor to the well-known metropoleis of mainland Greece. This shift characterized the centurie...
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    36,77 €

  • Cold is the Dawn
    Charles Egan
    Hunger deepened in Ireland in 1848 as the potato crop failed again.In London, the government, alarmed by austerity in England and revolution in Europe, refused to re-open the soup kitchens in Ireland. But, worse still, they refused to halt food exports from the starving country.Emigration quickened as many were evicted, and many more fled from a wasted land. They worked the wat...
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    41,33 €

  • Durch Bosnien und die Hercegovina kreuz und quer
    Heinrich Renner
    Heinrich Renner's travelogue was published 14 years after Austria-Hungary had occupied Bosnia and Herzegovina based on the mandate of the Berlin Treaty of 1878. When Renner, in 1892, describes the effects of this annexation, he himself speaks of an 'achievement unprecedented in colonial history' – a wording which classifies the annexation as one particular phenomenon of the...
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    35,01 €

  • Ancient Scottish Lake Dwellings Or Crannogs
    Robert Munro
    Ancient Scottish Lake Dwellings Or Crannogs: With A Supplementary Chapter On Remains Of Lake-Dwellings In EnglandThis book is a result of an effort made by us towards making a contribution to the preservation and repair of original classic literature.In an attempt to preserve, improve and recreate the original content, we have worked towards:1. Type-setting & Reformatting: The ...
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    15,82 €

  • A U-Turn to the Future
    From local bike-sharing initiatives to overhauls of transport infrastructure, mobility is one of the most important areas in which modern cities are trying to realize a more sustainable future. Yet even as politicians and planners look ahead, there remain critical insights to be gleaned from the history of urban mobility and the unsustainable practices that still impact our e...
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    174,82 €

  • Stonewall’s Prussian Mapmaker
    Prussian-born cartographer Oscar Hinrichs was a key member of Stonewall Jackson’s staff, collaborated on maps with Jedediah Hotchkiss, and worked alongside such prominent Confederate leaders as Joe Johnston, Richard H. Anderson, and Jubal Early. After being smuggled along the Rebel Secret Line in southern Maryland by John Surratt Sr., his wife Mary, and other Confederate sympat...
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    37,60 €

  • Genealogy and Identity
    Zoe A. Pappas
    This book is a reprint of an academic treatise completed and copyrighted in 2008. Its objective was to illuminate unobserved connections between genealogical statements in the ancient Greek myths and the historical shift of political power westward from the Greek cities of coastal Asia Minor to the well-known metropoleis of mainland Greece. This shift characterized the centurie...
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    55,71 €

  • History of United Arab Emirate
    David Mills
    History of United Arab Emirate. Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ras Al Khaimah, Ajman, Umm Al Quwain, Fujairah, Travel and Tourism Information Guide United. Arab Emirates is a federation of seven emirates along the eastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula. The largest of these emirates, Abu Dhabi (Abū Ẓaby), which comprises more than three-fourths of the federation’s total land area, ...
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    29,88 €

  • Josefina Fierro
    Ph.D. Carlos Larralde / Ph.D. Michael Lynch III / Ph.DCarlos Larralde / Ph.DMichael Lynch III
    This work is the second in a series of studies illuminating important, yet overlooked and forgotten Latino Civil Rights activists. Each study is unique and a standalone presentation of an individual and the times in which that individual lived. Each study is neither a biography nor monograph, but an introduction to that activist and the situations in which the individual was re...
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    35,61 €

  • The Periplus of the Erythræan sea; travel and trade in the Indian Ocean
    Wilfred H. Schoff
    This book has been considered by academicians and scholars of great significance and value to literature. This forms a part of the knowledge base for future generations. We have represented this book in the same form as it was first published. Hence any marks seen are left intentionally to preserve its true nature. 3 ...
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    13,44 €

  • Isle of the Amazons in the Vermilion Sea
    Adventurer Gregory MacDonald narrates recollections of Baja California and the Sea of Cortéz—from the mid-sixteenth century to the present—as told by well-known authors and those who have been moved to record their personal impressions and experiences. Original illustrations by award-winning printmaker Judith Palmer transform Isle of the Amazons in the Vermilion Sea into a mast...
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    32,57 €

  • Adrift In The Arctic Ice Pack
    Elisha Kent Kane
    This book is a result of an effort made by us towards making a contribution to the preservation and repair of original classic literature.In an attempt to preserve, improve and recreate the original content, we have worked towards:1. Type-setting & Reformatting: The complete work has been re-designed via professional layout, formatting and type-setting tools to re-create the sa...
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    11,18 €

  • The South Seas
    Chris Dixon / Sean Brawley
    The South Seas charts the idea of the South Seas in popular cultural productions of the English-speaking world, from the beginnings of the Western enterprise in the Pacific until the eve of the Pacific War. Building on the notion that the influences on the creation of a text, and the ways in which its audience receives the text, are essential for understanding the historical si...
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    58,21 €

  • Legal Murder
    David McQuade
    Legal Murder is the true story of the courtroom shoot-out that occurred in Hillsville, Virginia, in 1911. The events leading to the shooting and its tragic aftermath involve a large, well-positioned family and corrupt government officials who coveted their land. The true story is as strange, complicated, and exciting as any novel could be. 3 ...
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    10,49 €

  • THE SECOND INVASION OF NORTH AMERICA ABOVE MEXICO, THE FIRST NINETY YEARS, Indigenous Americans’ Successful Defense against Europeans, 1521 to 1610
    Jr. Calvin D. Trowbridge
    For ninety years, from the first European invasion of North America above Mexico in 1521 until 1610, Spanish, French, and English would-be colonists repeatedly mounted incursions into eastern Canada and in the United States from Maine to Florida and across the south from North Carolina to California. By June 7, 1610, less than a thousand Europeans resided permanently in North A...
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  • Isle of the Amazons in the Vermilion Sea
    Adventurer Gregory MacDonald narrates recollections of Baja California and the Sea of Cortéz—from the mid-sixteenth century to the present—as told by well-known authors and those who have been moved to record their personal impressions and experiences. Original illustrations by award-winning printmaker Judith Palmer transform Isle of the Amazons in the Vermilion Sea into a mast...
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    44,21 €

  • Central Places and Un-Central Landscapes
    This volume examines the applicability of central place theory in contemporary archaeological practice and thought in light of ongoing developments in landscape archaeology, by bringing together ‘central places’ and ‘un-central landscapes’ and by grasping diachronically the complex relation between town and country, as shaped by political economies and the availability of natur...
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    75,88 €

  • Talks with Mussolini
    EMIL LUDWIG
    The following conversations took place in the Palazzo di Venezia at Rome, being held almost daily for an hour at a time between March 23 and April 4, 1932, boti dates inclusive, We talked Italian, and each conversation was recorded by me in German as soon as it was finished. Only a few sentences from earlier conversations have been introduced into this book. The German manuscri...
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    26,07 €

  • An Elementary Geography of India, Burma and Ceylon
    Henry F. Blanford
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  • The River, the Plain, and the State
    Ling Zhang
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    35,54 €

  • Home, Nature, and the Feminine Ideal
    Elaine Stratford
    Take three things: the home, nature, and the feminine ideal-a notional and perfected femininity. Constitute them as inexorably and universally connected. Enrol them in diverse strategies and tactics that create varied anatomo-politics of the body and biopolitics of the population. Enlist those three things as the 'handmaidens' of the government of individuals and groups, places...
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  • Writing Cities
    James Amelang
    Only one out of every ten early modern Europeans lived in cities. Yet cities were crucial nodes, joining together producers and consumers, rulers and ruled, and believers in diverse faiths and futures. They also generated an enormous amount of writing, much of which focused on civic life itself. Yet despite its obvious importance, historians have paid surprisingly little attent...
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    33,47 €

  • European Regions and Boundaries
    It is difficult to speak about Europe today without reference to its constitutive regions--supra-national geographical designations such as 'Scandinavia,' 'Eastern Europe,' and 'the Balkans.' Such formulations are so ubiquitous that they are frequently treated as empirical realities rather than a series of shifting, overlapping, and historically constructed concepts. This volum...
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