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Dictionary of American Family Names: 3-Volume Set

Product Description Where did your surname come from? Do you know how many people in the United States share it? What does it tell you about your lineage?From the editor of the highly acclaimed Dictionary of Su [...]

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Palaeography for Family and Local Historians

About the Author Hilary Marshall is a genealogist. Read more [...]

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History and Material Culture: A Student's Guide to Approaching Alternative Sources (Routledge Guides to Using Historical Sources)

Review 'This collection of essays by eleven leading historians ... offers a wealth of new insights into the burgeoning field of material culture studies.' ? Ann E. McCleary, University of West Ge [...]

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Writing Systems of the World: Alphabets, Syllabaries, Pictograms

Review 'A joy to read. Easy to navigate, easy to compare systems. Clear, lucid prose. Excellent examples.' —Goodreads Read more Language Notes [...]

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Barron's SAT Subject Test World History, 5th Edition

This test preparation manual presents a general overview of world history, treating it as an academic discipline, and offering general study advice. Twenty-five study units review the entire scope of human history, summa [...]

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Time and Narrative, Volume 3 (Time & Narrative)

About the Author Paul Ricoeur is the John Nuveen Professor Emeritus in the Divinity School, professor of philosophy, and a member of the Committee on Social Thought at the University of Chicago. [...]

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The World Encyclopedia of Military Helicopters: Featuring over 80 helicopters with 500 historical and modern photographs

About the Author Francis Crosby has had a deep interest in aviation from an early age. After qualifying and working as an archaeologist, in 1985 he joined the Imperial War Museum's branch at Duxf [...]

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The Wild Garden: Expanded Edition

Review ?In his new book, The Wild Garden: Expanded Edition, Darke teams up across the ages?time-machine style?with a kindred spirit: William Robinson. . . . Both men were ahead of their times.? ? [...]

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The Encyclopedia of Warships: From World War II to the Present Day

Ahoy, Sea Dogs and Battleship Historians! Here's a book you're bound to love. The Encyclopedia of Warships is an exciting compendium of more than 300 of the finest battleships, aircraft carriers, submarines, destroyers, [...]

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The Ultimate Timeline of World History: With 20 Lavish Fold-Out Timelines

From the Inside Flap (back cover) Timelines with captioned photos and illustrations are supplemented with capsule summaries that recount deeds of generals and statesmen, the rise and fall of nat [...]

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