History Of The Northwest Coast

Author: Hubert Howe Bancroft
Publisher: Theclassics.Us
ISBN: 9781230428543
Size: 24.53 MB
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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1884 edition. Excerpt: .

Two Years Before The Mast

Author: Jr. Dana
Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.
ISBN: 1616401494
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Indeed, this work is important not only for its treatment of naval life but for its rare depiction of early California, both before and after the Gold Rush.

The Comanche Empire

Author: Pekka Hämäläinen
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300151179
Size: 61.78 MB
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A study that uncovers the lost history of the Comanches shows in detail how the Comanches built their unique empire and resisted European colonization, and why they were defeated in 1875.

Edgar Allan Poe

Author: Arthur Hobson Quinn
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421404915
Size: 60.12 MB
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Based on exhaustive research in the Poe family archive, Quinn extracts the life from the legend, and describes how they both were distorted by prior biographies. "

Ahiman Rezon

Author: Laurence Dermott
Publisher: Andesite Press
ISBN: 9781297607509
Size: 12.10 MB
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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

American Sensations

Author: Shelley Streeby
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520223141
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It is the finest book yet written on the U.S.-Mexican War, and how it was central to the making and unmaking of U.S. mass culture, class, and racial formation."—José David Saldívar, author of Border Matters: Remapping American Cultural ...