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The Sea King: Sir Francis Drake and His Times

The Sea King: Sir Francis Drake and His Times

Albert Marrin

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Throughout the remainder of the nineteenth-century (from ca. 1820 to 1900), artists of all kinds became intent in expressing their subjective, personal emotions. "Romanticism" derives its name from the romances of medieval times -- long poems telling stories of heroes and chivalry, of distant lands and far away places, and often of unattainable love. Francesco Fosari - In 1423, Francesco Fosari became doge of Venice. Check Amazon rating » This is a biography of Edith Gregor Halpert, who owned and ran the Downtown Gallery in New York (predating Moma, the Whitney, and the Guggenheim museums) and helped establish a market for American art.

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A Proud Taste for Scarlet and Miniver

A Proud Taste for Scarlet and Miniver

E L Konigsburg

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After the war he became literary editor of the Herald, returned to his country pursuits and wrote a number of autobiographical books. She was the first woman president of Smith College, serving from 1975 to 1985. Sir John Hawkins is today remembered as a famous military commander and slave trader that had great impact in the defense of the England against powerful Spanish Armada in 1588, and the numerous fights against Spanish forces throughout his entire life.

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William's House

William's House

Ginger Howard

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Blaker is a British national, she was awarded the Cotati Citizen of the Year Award, 2007. After WWII, Cesaire served as mayor of Fort-de-France and Martinique's representative in the French National Assembly during the crucial years of decolonization. DVD 7116 [preservation copy]; vhs Video/C 977 Albert Einstein is known as the sprightly old sage with unruly hair. In January 2009 he became Head of Unit for the "Digital Agenda: Policy Coordination" in DG Information Society.

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Marie, Dancing

Marie, Dancing

Carolyn Meyer

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In 1950 a virus that causes a mild illness called myxomytosis in Brazilian rabbits was found to be lethal in European rabbits. One of the "works" of Consuelo's "gallery"—that is, the persons represented more than Consuelo herself, at last in the first half of the book—was her mother, Alva Erskine Smith. The Prince and the Law, 1200-1600 by Kenneth Pennington is about sovereignty and rights in the western legal tradition.

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The Haunting of Charles Dickens

The Haunting of Charles Dickens

Lewis Buzbee, Greg Ruth

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For most of his life, he was a devout Roman Catholic. Cartier misunderstood the Iroquois word for village - kanata - and thought it meant the region. Robert Fishbein, vice president and corporate counsel, Prudential Financial, is a tax attorney and frequent speaker and author on tax-wise retirement planning strategies, including maximizing retirement income through Social Security elections and tax diversification. Outside the British system, the reader is cautioned about taking any title at immediate face value, as a thousand years of history, succeeding states, differing usages, vast quantities of personal vanity, as well as not a little fraud may be involved; it is not without good reason that Dumas, Trollope, et al. had fun casting faux Italian nobles as charming (or not-so-charming) villains.

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Christopher Columbus: Great Explorer (First Biography)

Christopher Columbus: Great Explorer (First Biography)

David A. Adler

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Martin holds an MA in economics from Cambridge University, St Catharine’s College. Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000 The Women and Social Movements web site is a project of the Center for the Historical Study of Women and Gender at the State University of New York at Binghamton. In 1642, following the death of her husband, Hutchinson relocated to the Dutch colony of New Netherlands (now New York), and settled on Long Island Sound.

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Leonardo da Vinci #9: Renaissance Master (The Treasure

Leonardo da Vinci #9: Renaissance Master (The Treasure

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The Princely Court by Malcolm Vale is about medieval courts and culture in North-West Europe, 1270-1380. A specialist in Northeast Asia and Korea affairs and the US-ROK security alliance. During his leadership the first seven piloted Apollo missions were flown, in which 20 astronauts orbited the earth, 14 traveled to the Moon and four walked upon its surface. Some twenty years later, the Salem witch trials occurred in 1692�93, culminating in about 72 trials and 20 executions.

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The Tortoise and the Soldier: A Story of Courage and

The Tortoise and the Soldier: A Story of Courage and

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A prominent member of the Bolshevik Party, closely associated with Lev Kamenev and a close friend of Lenin during Lenin’s years in exile. His childhood and youth in Cologne, the city he was born in, were an important part of his development. I used to think that Freiin was an abbreviation of Freiherrin, but I was quickly corrected by several Freiherren and Freiinen (plural of Freiin). Bremer finished fourth in the nation in scoring his senior season, averaging 24.6 points per game.

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Rembrandt's Beret

Rembrandt's Beret

Johnny Alcorn

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As an authority on optics, spectroscopy, and solar astronomy, he authored hundreds of technical papers. In 2011, his responsibilities expanded to include general-purpose and high-end analog ICs. Browse this great range of famous people which we've brought together from the best UK Books shops for you to choose from. He was also a Knight of the Order of St John of Jerusalem. Jennifer Warren is Managing Director and Head, U.

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A Boy Named Giotto

A Boy Named Giotto

Paolo Guarnieri

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Before and during the October Revolution, the SRs were probably the Bolsheviks’ closest allies among Russia’s many political movements. Gwen also works to preserve NetApp's unique cultural values and principles, which have enabled the company to be ranked #1 on FORTUNE magazine's 100 Best Places to Work. Turner considered himself a comparative symbologist, which suggests he valued his contributions to the study of ritual symbols. Now I portray the illiterate man in a developing society, how he sees the development and how he expresses himself."

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