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By: Edward Alva Trueblood

Book cover In the Flash Ranging Service Observations of an American Soldier During His Service With the A.E.F. in France

By: Edward Augustus Freeman (1823-1892)

Book cover Sketches of Travel in Normandy and Maine

By: Edward Carpenter (1844-1929)

Book cover Never Again!
Book cover The Healing of Nations and the Hidden Sources of Their Strife
Book cover Intermediate Sex: A Study of Some Transitional Types of Men and Women

Written in 1908 by socialist critic and gay rights activist Edward Carpenter, The Intermediate Sex is a thoughtful, humanizing, and frequently utopian treatise on homosexuality that defies some of the period's more stultifying notions about human sexuality. In it, Carpenter argues for the legitimization of “uranianism,” recounts the history of homosexuality from antiquity to present day, highlights the great social and aesthetic work done by Uranians, and outlines some of the transformative social effects that might occur from a greater acceptance of homosexuality.

Book cover Civilisation: Its Cause and Cure, and Other Essays

This publication, by English utopian socialist Edward Carpenter, describes civilisation as a sort of disease with which humanity is afflicted. Alongside this influential publication , are compiled other essays: Modern Science: A Criticism; The Science of the Future: A Forecast; Defence of Criminals: A Criticism of Morality; Exfoliation: Lamarck versus Darwin; Custom; A Rational and Humane Science; and The New Morality, plus Appendices . - Summary by Jake Malizia

By: Edward Channing (1856-1931)

A Short History of the United States by Edward Channing A Short History of the United States

First published in 1908, A Short History of The United States by Edward Channing aims to provide a compact and concise account of the events that went into the making of the United States of America. Divided into 45 short chapters which are laid out point-wise, the book is designed as a school text book. Each chapter has a section at the end with a set of questions regarding the facts given in it. Beginning with theories about the first European who may have “discovered” the North American...

By: Edward Crompton Butler

Book cover Our Little Mexican Cousin

This book tells about life in Mexico in the early 20th century, through the eyes of a little girl, Juanita. As the story follows her, the reader learns about cultural practices, historical events, and famous landmarks.

By: Edward Delafield (1794-1875)

Book cover Inaugural Dissertation on Pulmonary Consumption

At a time when diseases termed "consumption" were among the leading cause of death in the county, physicians such as Edward Delafield began to publish observations, research, and studies on the topic. The hope of such works was to share gained knowledge with all physicians with faith that causes and treatments would be found to stop these devastating maladies. This is one such work. - Summary by afutterer

By: Edward Dicey (1832-1911)

Book cover Rome in 1860

By: Edward Dowden (1843-1913)

Book cover A History of French Literature Short Histories of the Literatures of the World: II.

By: Edward Duffy (1830?-)

Book cover History of the 159th Regiment, N.Y.S.V.

By: Edward Ellis Morris (1843-1902)

Book cover Early Hanoverians

In this short book Edward Ellis Morris writes a vivid account of the reigns of the first two Georges. Scarcely had the fifty-four-year-old king assumed the throne when James Stuart roused the Highlanders in the "Fifteen." Five years later the collapse of the South Sea Company convulsed Britain and her first prime minister, Robert Walpole, emerged to stabilize the country's finances. George II succeeded his father in 1727 and Morris writes that "the new King was in person short, and like many short men, proud and touchy...

Book cover Age of Anne

This short survey of the age of Queen Anne begins with the War of the Spanish Succession and the career of the Duke of Marlborough, leader of the allied armies against Louis XIV. Scotland joins England to form the United Kingdom. Peter the Great wrests control of the Gulf of Finland from Charles XII of Sweden and builds St. Petersburg. Despite the Jacobite threat, the Whigs secure the Protestant Succession and George I ascends the throne. Pope writes a mock epic in couplets, Addison's "Spectator" enlivens coffee houses and tea tables, and Defoe creates the immortal "Robinson Crusoe."

By: Edward Everett Hale (1822-1909)

Book cover The Life of Columbus From His Own Letters and Journals and Other Documents of His Time

By: Edward Farr

Book cover A History Of England From Early Times

By: Edward Feild (1801-1876)

Book cover Extracts from a Journal of a Voyage of Visitation in the "Hawk," 1859

By: Edward Fenton Elwin

Book cover India and the Indians

By: Edward Foord

Book cover Byzantine Empire

A concise and comprehensive guide to the Byzantine empire from Constantine to its dissolution. Foord explores in an accessible manner why it was important to history, the significance of noteworthy events, and how it eventually fell. While sometimes describing the experience of the everyday people, he mainly focuses on the wars and policies of Byzantine emperors.

By: Edward Francis Wilson (1844-1915)

Book cover Missionary Work Among the Ojebway Indians

By: Edward Frederick Knight (1852-1925)

Book cover Cruise of the Alerte - In Search of Treasure

The book describes a voyage undertaken in 1889 by an English barrister Edward Frederick Knight to the South Seas. This delightful story takes the reader on a voyage to the forbidding desert island of Trindade, where it is rumored that immense treasure lies buried. Though the heroes of this treasure-hunt do not have to contend with malicious people, they have their share of adventures. Almost inaccessible desert island, changing weather, hideous land crabs and heavy digging in the mud are enough challenges for the brave adventurers.

By: Edward G. D. (Edward George Downing) Liveing (1895-1963)

Book cover Attack An Infantry Subaltern's Impression of July 1st, 1916

By: Edward Gaylord Bourne (1860-1908)

Book cover The Northmen, Columbus and Cabot, 985-1503

By: Edward George Bulwer-Lytton (1803-1873)

Book cover Leila or, the Siege of Granada
Book cover Devereux

By: Edward Gibbon (1737-1794)

History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

Spanning a period of nearly 1500 years, this monumental work of history tracks the orbit of one of the greatest Empires of all time. The sheer scale and sweep of the narrative is breathtaking in its ambitious scope and brings to vivid life the collapse of a magnificent military, political and administrative structure. Proceeding at a brisk pace, the original fourteen volumes describe debauched emperors, corrupt practices, usurpers and murderers, bloody battles, plunder and loot, barbarian hordes, tumultuous events like the Crusades and invaders like Genghis Khan and many more...

Book cover Memoirs of My Life and Writings

By: Edward Gleichen (1863-1937)

Book cover The Doings of the Fifteenth Infantry Brigade August 1914 to March 1915

By: Edward Harper Parker (1849-1926)

Book cover Ancient China Simplified

By: Edward Hayes (fl. 1580.)

Book cover Sir Humphrey Gilbert's Voyage to Newfoundland

By: Edward Howard Griggs (1868-1951)

Book cover The Soul of Democracy The Philosophy of the World War in Relation to Human Liberty

By: Edward Hutton (1875-1969)

Book cover Florence and Northern Tuscany with Genoa With Sixteen Illustrations In Colour By William Parkinson And Sixteen Other Illustrations, Second Edition

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