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  • The Quotable Intellectualby Peter Archer

    F+W Media 2010; US$ 10.95 US$ 8.98

    Have you ever wanted to be an intellectual, without all that tedious work of getting an advanced college degree? Here?s your shortcut to the world of the well read. Just open this collection of 1,417 quotations from the mouths of the wildly famous to the painfully obscure, and voila! --instant erudition. It doesn?t take much to sound as if you know... more...

  • The United States Navy: A Chronology, 1775 to the Presentby John Fredriksen

    ABC-CLIO 2010; US$ 94.00

    The United States Navy: A Chronology, 1775 to the Present showcases the dramatic role of the nation's warships throughout America's long history and documents the Navy's vital contributions to establishing the United States as a superpower. Beginning with the American Revolutionary War, this comprehensive work details major and minor events in the... more...

  • Estadounidense de todo a todo (American Through and Through)by Dona Herweck Rice

    Shell Education 2012; US$ 6.99

    What does it mean to be red, white, and blue? Take a look inside this book to find out and to learn what it means to love the country that you call home. more...

  • Causes of the Civil Warby Wendy Conklin

    Shell Education 2009; US$ 7.99

    Abolitionist John Brown raises a small army of men in the hopes of starting a slave revolt and leads his men to Harper’s Ferry to take over the United States arsenal. Colonel Robert E. Lee and Lieutenant Jeb Stuart are sent by President Buchanan to put down the uprising. In the end, John Brown is captured, tried, and convicted of treason. more...

  • Declaring Our Independenceby Corinne Brown

    Shell Education 2006; US$ 6.99

    Declaring Our Independence depicts the formation of the important document, the Declaration of Independence, through the sometimes nervous eyes of one of its originators, Roger Sherman. Sherman, Adams, Jefferson, Franklin, and many others risk treason in order to write a document that declares freedom to the citizens of a new government. more...

  • Textby Peter-Henning Haischer; Tina Hartmann

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 273.72

    Dieser Band zeigt das große Pensum, das Wieland bei seiner Arbeit als Herausgeber des ' T eutsche n Merkur' zu bewältigen hatte. Neben kleinere n Aufsätze und Miszellen verfasst er programmatische Abhandlungen, wie die philosophische Reflexion 'Was ist Wahrheit' (1776), die ästhetische Grundlagenschrift 'Gedanken über die... more...

  • History of American Presidential Elections, 1789-2008, 3-Volume Setby Gil Troy; Arthur M. Schlesinger; Fred L. Israel

    Infobase Publishing 2011; US$ 225.00

    Presidential elections are the centerpiece of American democracy, as citizens go to the polls every four years to choose a new leader. Prior to the election of George Washington in 1789, no country in the world had ever peacefully transferred power in a national election. Today, we take this for granted, as American elections have become a model for... more...

  • American Insurgentsby Richard Seymour

    Haymarket Books 2012; US$ 16.99

    From Mark Twain, to the movement against the war in Vietnam, this is the story of ordinary Americans challenging empire. more...

  • Sweet Land of Libertyby Callista Gingrich; Susan Arciero

    Regnery Publishing 2011; US$ 14.99

    How did America become the land of the free? In Sweet Land of Liberty , Ellis the Elephant sets off on a quest to find out. Through an amazing afternoon at the library, Ellis travels through time and discovers the pivotal moments that have shaped our nation?s unique history, including, the Pilgrims? first Thanksgiving the Boston Tea Party... more...

  • Pacific Connectionsby Kornel Chang

    University of California Press 2012; US$ 34.95 US$ 27.96

    In the late nineteenth century the borderlands between the United States, the British Empire in Canada, and the Asia-Pacific Rim emerged as a crossroads of the Pacific world. In Pacific Connections , Kornel Chang tells the dramatic stories of the laborers, merchants, smugglers, and activists who crossed these borders into the twentieth century, and... more...