Remarkable deeds and great events: being stray leaves from history, biography, nature, and science

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J.S. Cotton, 1859 - History - 286 pages
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Contents

Great Wall of Chin 71
11
Natural ttnm anb Natural JMrnj
13
Alphabet of SelfMade Men
27
The Ocean
37
Sir William Wallace
41
Sponge
50
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
63
Scientific Memoranda 73 89
73
Elizabeth of Hungary the Patroness of the Poor
149
King Robert Bruce
173
Rise and Fall of the Great Lakes
183
Loss of Life in Great Battles
188
Manufacture ot Paper in the 0 S
196
St Pauls Cathedral
197
Governor Carver of New England
208
Leaning Towers of Bologna
215

Alfred the Great
77
The HummingBird
86
Peculiarities of Celebrated Authors
93
Turpentine Tree
99
Mount iEtna
112
The Colosseum
120
Saladin
125
St Peters Cathedral
134
Names of the States
141
The Lion 115
147
Christopher Columbus
221
The Sphynx
229
Curious Account of the Swallows
231
Cologne Cathedral
241
of Sweeden
245
Curious Facts
256
of France
261
Porcelain Tower of Nankin
264
Parthenon
278
The Widowed MockingBird
280

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