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HMS Centurion 1733–1769 An Historic Biographical-Travelogue of One of ...

Shirley Fish - History - 2015 - 478 pages
When the Centurion and a squadron of six vessels and 1,959 men and boys set out from England in 1740, on a round-the-world expedition, they were unaware of the terrifying ...
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The Manila-Acapulco Galleons : The Treasure Ships of the Pacific: With an ...

Shirley Fish - History - 2011 - 552 pages
During the sixteenth to the nineteenth centuries, the transpacific treasure galleons sailed annually from Manila to Acapulco. In Manila, the vessel was loaded with the scented ...
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Child welfare: a source book of knowledge and practice

Frank Maidman, Shirley Fish, Joseph Pipitone, Children's Aid Society of Metropolitan Toronto - Political Science - 1984 - 454 pages
This complete, "single-source" encyclopedic reference covers virtually all areas of child welfare delivery. It successfully integrates real-life child welfare practice with ...
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Dynamics of Defeat: The Vietnam War in Hau Nghia Province

Eric M. Bergerud - History - 1993 - 400 pages
Some of the most active debate about the Vietnam War today is prompted by those who believe that the United States could have won the war either through an improved military ...
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The U.S. Army and Counterinsurgency in the Philippine War, 1899-1902

Brian McAllister Linn - History - 2000 - 280 pages
After defeating the Philippine Republic's conventional forces in 1899, the U.S. Army was broken up into small garrisons to prepare Luzon for colonial rule. The Filipino ...
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Superpowers Defeated: Vietnam and Afghanistan Compared

Douglas A. Borer - History - 1999 - 261 pages
During the Cold War, military conflicts in Vietnam and Afghanistan validated the importanct of war in global power dynamics. But military intervention proved not to be ...
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Modern Warfare: A French View of Counterinsurgency

Roger Trinquier - History - 2006 - 94 pages
This book examines how the French military spent decades fighting rear-guard actions in Indochina against ideologically motivated insurgents in the 1940s and 1950s.
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