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The Secret Lives of Codebreakers: The Men and Women Who Cracked the Enigma ...

Sinclair McKay - 2012 - History - No preview available
Describes the vastly different types of people working alongside each other at Britain's Government Code and Cypher School and how they passed their time at this extraordinary facility when they weren't working on projects vital to saving the ...
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The Trail of Tears and Indian Removal

Amy H. Sturgis - 2007 - History - Limited preview
In 1838, the Jackson administration began to forcibly relocate thousands of Cherokees from their homelands in Georgia to the Western territories. The event the Cherokees called "The Trail Where They Cried" meant their own loss of life ...
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George, Nicholas and Wilhelm: Three Royal Cousins and the Road to World War I

Miranda Carter - 2010 - Biography & Autobiography - No preview available
In the years before World War I, the great European powers were ruled by three first cousins: King George V, Kaiser Wilhelm II, and Tsar Nicholas II. Carter uses the cousins' correspondence and a host of historical sources to tell their ...
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A Brief Political and Geographic History of Europe: Where Are-- Prussia ...

Frances Davey - 2007 - Juvenile Nonfiction - No preview available
With the help of roadmaps to identify and locate places that no longer exist on a present-day world map, presents Europe's historical progression through time, showing its evolution to the present day.
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The War Against the Jews, 1933-1945

Lucy S. Dawidowicz - 1986 - History - Snippet view
Details the origins, growth and implementation of Nazi Germany's plan to annihilate European Jewry and the various responses of individual Jews and organized Jewish communities to the Holocaust in its several stages in ghettos and death camps
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Revolution 1989: The Fall of the Soviet Empire

Victor Sebestyen - 2010 - History - No preview available
Documents the collapse of the Soviet Union's European empire (East Germany, Poland, Czechoslvakia, Hungary, Romania, and Bulgaria) and the transition of each to independent states, drawing on interviews and newly uncovered archival material to ...
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The Arab Spring

Paul McCaffrey - 2012 - History - No preview available
Collects articles that chronicle the events of the Arab Spring, citing the protests and revolutions that occurred in Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, and Syria.
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The Louisiana Purchase: A Historical and Geographical Encyclopedia

Junius P. Rodriguez - 2002 - History - Limited preview
Alphabetical entries cover significant events, personalities, and documents associated with the Louisiana Purchase.
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Daily Life During the French Revolution

James Maxwell Anderson - 2007 - History - Limited preview
Compares life in France before and after the Revolution, discussing the economy, travel, clothes, the arts and entertainment, family, food, education, health and medicine, religion, and women as they relate to different social classes.
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Encyclopedia of American Indian Wars, 1492-1890

Jerry Keenan - 1997 - History - Snippet view
Provides descriptions of events, individuals, cultural groups, and geographic locations related to any military conflict between Native Americans and Europeans or their descendents
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