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48 Days to the Work You Love: Preparing for the New Normal

About the Author Dan Miller is president of 48 Days LLC, specializing in creative thinking for increased personal and business success. He is the author of 48 Days to the Work You Love and No Mor [...]

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Citizens of the World: London Merchants and the Integration of the British Atlantic Community, 1735-1785

Review 'To attempt to combine the methods and the inspirational genius of an Edward S. Morgan, a Bernard Bailyn, a Jacob Price, and a Simon Schama in one work is a daunting if not forbidding chal [...]

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The Family Tree Polish, Czech And Slovak Genealogy Guide: How to Trace Your Family Tree in Eastern Europe

About the Author Lisa A. Alzo, M.F.A., is a freelance writer, instructor, and internationally recognized lecturer, specializing in Slovak/Eastern European genealogical research. Lisa is the autho [...]

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Jack of Jumps

Review ''Seabrook is to be congratulated not just for revealing the skull beneath the skin, but for polishing it so effectively as well' Robert Carver, TLS' Read more [...]

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The Concise Encyclopedia of the Revolutions and Wars of England, Scotland, and Ireland, 1639-1660

Review Not content to limit its subject matter to battles only, The Concise Encyclopedia of the Revolutions and Wars of England, Scotland, and Ireland contains entries on people, places, religiou [...]

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History of the Clan Lundy, Lundie, Lundin: One of the most ancient families of the Kingdom of Scotland: A history and genealogy from the 11th Century to the present day (Family Histories)

The history of many of the great houses and families of Scotland are well documented in literature, and by clan associations and individuals on the Internet. The family of Lundie (Lundy, Lundin, Lundyn) is described, by [...]

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Maternal Measures: Figuring Caregiving in the Early Modern Period (Women and Gender in Early Modern England, 1500-1750)

Care-givers in the early modern period included not only mothers and stepmothers, but also midwives and nurses, tutors and educators, wise women and witches. The contributors to this volume present research and criticism [...]

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Queen Victoria an Illustrated Biography

An abridged, illustrated version of Benson's book, which was first published in 1935, reprinted on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of Queen Victoria's ascension to the throne. Read more [...]

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History of the Celtic Placenames of Scotland

First published in 1926, this is a source-book about the place names of Scotland. The book begins with a general survey before examining the Celtic names of each area. [...]

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Lucretia Mott's Heresy: Abolition and Women's Rights in Nineteenth-Century America

Review 'Mott did not make her biographer's task easy; except for a three- month period in 1840, she kept no diary, and although, like her compatriot Elizabeth Cady Stanton, she often spoke public [...]

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Beyond The Barricades: Nicaragua and the Struggle for the Sandinista Press, 1979-1998 (Ohio RIS Latin America Series)

About the Author Adam Jones, a professor of international studies at the Center for Research and Teaching in Economics (CIDE) in Mexico City, is the author of 'Beyond the Barricades: Nicaragua an [...]

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Forgotten Chicago (Images of America: Illinois)

About the Author Ron Gordon is an accomplished photographer who specializes in historic preservation and architecture. John Paulett is an author and local historian. The pair also collaborated on [...]

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Running a Thousand Miles for Freedom

Review Running a Thousand Miles for Freedom is the most significant fugitive slave narrative to come out of Georgia. I know of no other account that provides as riveting an account of an actual e [...]

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Illustrated Sketches of Death Valley and Other Borax Deserts of the Pacific Coast (American Land Classics)

Review 'A book equally as distinguished as it is distinctive; and its substance guarantees as perpetual the sustained interest that pulsates throughout every chapter... No desert collection even [...]

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Route 66 in Oklahoma (Images of America)

About the Author Joe Sonderman and Jim Ross are seasoned Route 66 historians, authors, and collectors. The images presented here, primarily from their own archives, include mom-and-pop roadside b [...]

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Like No Other Place: The Sandhills of Nebraska

Review ?David Owen has beautifully captured the rhythms of the Nebraska Sandhills in his new book. His essays and photographs convey his affection and deep respect for the land and the people, an [...]

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Lost at Thaxton: The Dramatic True Story of Virginia's Forgotten Train Wreck

Review 'The result of Jones's work is a highly readable book that's hard to put down.' -- John Barnhart, Bedford Bulletin'An interesting, valuable book' -- Mark Aldrich, Railroad History [...]

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Duluth, Minnesota (Images of America)

Review This is an excellent book for people who drive around Duluth looking at the old houses and wondering about them. -- Reader Weekly, Oct 4, 2001 Read more [...]

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In the Name of Editorial Freedom: 125 Years at the Michigan Daily

Review 'I cannot imagine a better way to celebrate 125 years of student journalism than the essays contained in this wonderful volume. Going back some 55 years, the authors, all of whom are succe [...]

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