The Holocaust An Encyclopedia And Document Collection 4 Volumes

Author by : Paul R. Bartrop
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Publisher by : ABC-CLIO
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Description : This four-volume set provides reference entries, primary documents, and personal accounts from individuals who lived through the Holocaust that allow readers to better understand the cultural, political, and economic motivations that spurred the Final Solution. • Provides an easily readable encyclopedic collection of secondary source materials, such as reference entries, maps, and tables, that offer a breadth of content for understanding the Holocaust • Examines a broad range of themes relating to the Holocaust, enabling readers to consider important questions about the historical experience and its implications for today • Includes two volumes of primary source material that introduce users to the cultural, political, and economic motivations that spurred the Final Solution • Presents memoirs and personal narratives that showcase the experiences of survivors and resistors who lived through the chaos and horror of the Final Solution • Includes a comprehensive bibliography that serves as a gateway to further research


Mythology And Rites Of The British Druids Ascertained By National Documents

Author by : Edward Davies
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Documents Of The Assembly Of The State Of New York

Author by : New York (State). Legislature. Assembly
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American Revolution The Definitive Encyclopedia And Document Collection 5 Volumes

Author by : Spencer C. Tucker
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Description : With more than 1,300 cross-referenced entries covering every aspect of the American Revolution, this definitive scholarly reference covers the causes, course, and consequences of the war and the political, social, and military origins of the nation. • Contains more than 1,300 A–Z entries on various political, social, and military topics connected with the American Revolution • Features contributions from more than 120 distinguished scholars and independent historians from a variety of disciplines • Introduces entries with essays on the war's underlying causes and the events that catalyzed its outbreak, a synopsis of the war, and an analysis of its long-term impact • Includes key documents relevant to the period, including Common Sense, the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, eyewitness battle accounts, speeches, and treaties • Supplements entries with hundreds of illustrations depicting colonial and Revolutionary America, plus dozens of maps depicting major geopolitical relationships, large-scale military operations, and individual battles on land and sea • Addresses all major Native American tribes involved in the conflict and their role in the war


Legislative Documents

Author by : Kentucky
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Essential Documents Of American History

Author by : Bob Blaisdell
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Publisher by : Courier Dover Publications
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Description : This compact volume offers a broad selection of the most important documents in American history: the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, and the Emancipation Proclamation as well as presidential speeches, Supreme Court decisions, Acts and Declarations of Congress, essays, letters, and much more. The compilation of more than 150 documents, dating from 1606 to 1865, starts with the First Charter of Virginia, issued by King James I, and concludes with the abolition of slavery, as stated in the Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution. Many of the selections recapture the voices of great Americans, from Powhatan's speech to Captain John Smith at Jamestown and the Pilgrims' Mayflower Compact to Benjamin Franklin's Plan of Union, Tecumseh's address to the Choctaws and Chickasaws, Frederick Douglass' "What to the Slave Is the Fourth of July?", and several orations by Abraham Lincoln. Brief introductions to each document place the works in historical context.


House Documents

Author by : USA House of Representatives
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Proceedings

Author by : Board of Arbitration in the Controversy between Certain Railroads and the Switchmen's Union of North America, 1916
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Francis Of Assisi

Author by : Regis J. Armstrong
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Publisher by : New City Press
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Description : This three-volume project produces a translation of the extant texts of the thirteenth, fourteenth and fifteenth centuries that present the life and writings of Francis of Assisi. It 1) provides a new and more complete publication of the early Franciscan critical texts that offer fresh translations in light of the scholarship of the past three decades; 2) provides a more manageable and accessible edition of the Franciscan texts in several volumes; 3) presents scholarly introductions, critical apparatus, and annotations to give readers biblical, historical, sociological, hagiographical, spiritual and pastoral perspectives; 4) situates the Franciscan texts within the Christian tradition and context of their day. The texts chosen represent the most important sources for studying the life and vision of Francis. The Founder includes The Anonymous of Perugia, The Legend of the Three Companions, The Assisi Compilation, The Desire of the Remembrance of a Soul by Thomas of Celano, An Umbrian Choir Legend, The Treatise on the Miracles of Saint Francis by Thomas of Celano, The Encyclical Letter of Brother Elias, The Major and Minor Legends of Bonaventure of Bagnoregno, the Sermons of Bonaventure of Bagnoregio, Related Documens. Also included are helpful introductions to each section, colored maps, extensive annotation.


The Devil You Know

Author by : Glen Inglis
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Description : Despite starting out as a humble, Mexican immigrant - Esteban Reyes has forged a gaming empire in the city of Las Vegas. Against all odds, he created an extravagant lifestyle for himself and his family. One that he is willing to protect at all costs. He has become ruthless and unforgiving as a result of his ascent to the finer things in life. He is the self-proclaimed 'King' of the neon chessboard known as Sin City and all others his pawns. Michael Palmer is a limo driver who works for the most powerful man in Las Vegas. With no real aspirations in life, he is content with the status quo. He is all but invisible to those around him, and he likes it that way. He is a pawn; an insignificant piece of the puzzle that is The Strip. The pawn will clash with the 'King'.