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An Ordinary Type of Bloke

An Ordinary Type of Bloke

Patricia Ainger | History
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Published: Nov 2015
Downloads: 384
Pages: 42

A Memoir of the First World War. My grandfather, William John Thomas Leaver, born in London in 1898, saw service in the Middlesex Regiment on the Western Front during the First World War. Before he died in his mid-nineties, he recorded a cassette of his memories of this time which I have...

Authentic Nguni Peoples HIstory

Authentic Nguni Peoples HIstory

KE Hlongwane | History
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Format: PDF
Published: Nov 2015
Downloads: 135
Pages: 252

It is about the origin of the San, Khoikhoi and Nguni peolple. They belong to the common male ancestor hence agnate. They resided at what is now known as Mpumalanga and Gauteng Provinces. The book also states how the Ngwane people left their mother land Swaziland which they had ruled for...


The Guns of Tomaree

The Guns of Tomaree

Joseph Michael Smith | History
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Published: Jul 2015
Downloads: 80
Pages: 38

Details of the six-inch guns and fortifications, constructed in 1942 to protect Port Stephens NSW Australia. Co-authored with Graeme Steinbeck.

Koonorigan

Koonorigan

Joseph Michael Smith | History
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Format: PDF
Published: Jul 2015
Downloads: 75
Pages: 57

Koonorigan is a locality in the Far North Coast region of New South Wales, Australia. This local history book documents the life of the people over the last 100 years. 22,000 words and 100 photographs.

The First World War for Oil 1914-1918

The First World War for Oil 1914-1918

Iakovos Alhadeff | History
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Published: Jun 2015
Downloads: 1437
Pages: 39

This booklet explains why oil was the real cause of the First World War, and explains the economic and geopolitical interests behind all the major players of this war.Moreover it compares the first Great War for oil in 1914 with the oil wars of 2014 in Syria and Iraq one hundred years later.


The Forgotten People & Company

The Forgotten People & Company

Henry Smith | History
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Published: Jun 2015
Downloads: 261
Pages: 60

This book explains the history of the company Wender & Duerholt and how the company ceased to exist and it’s name became forgotten because of the mistakes that were made right from the start and no one realised it including the owner E. Lohmann of the company.

Hindu Rites of Passage: A Historical Overview

Hindu Rites of Passage: A Historical Overview

Jayanta Bhattacharya | History
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Format: PDF
Published: May 2015
Downloads: 311
Pages: 248

This work is intended to present an overview of the Hindu rites of passage in a historical perspective. Based on the data put together from the works of P.V. Kane, Rajbali Pandey, Ram Gopal, Willem Caland, Jan Gonda and other eminent scholars as well as the ancient and medieval texts, a humble...

Texas Petroleum: The Unconventional History

Texas Petroleum: The Unconventional History

Mike Cox | History
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Published: Apr 2015
Downloads: 649
Pages: 298

The story of Texas' petroleum industry is one of unconventional characters, unconventional events and unconventional technology. For example, if early drillers had followed conventional geological wisdom, they never would have drilled into the salt domes of East Texas. But the driller's hunch...


Historic Frederick County: The Story of Frederick & Frederick County

Historic Frederick County: The Story of Frederick & Frederick County

Christopher N. Butler | History
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Published: Apr 2015
Downloads: 78
Pages: 98

Frederick County, Maryland is a location where many historical paths have crossed. Historic Frederick County was commissioned by the Historical Society of Frederick County to tell the story of the county and the several cities and communities within the county. The book contains well over 150...

Oneida County: An Illustrated History

Oneida County: An Illustrated History

Oneida County Historical Society | History
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Published: Mar 2015
Downloads: 74
Pages: 146

Historic Oneida County: An Illustrated History tells the story of one of upstate New York's most historic regions. Utica is the county seat and the population focal point of the Oneida Region. The book is commissioned by the Oneida County Historical Society and was written by a collaboration of...

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