Genre: Young Adult Fiction
Author: Jacob I. N. Wolcott
Release: 2019-04-16
File: 364
ISBN-13: 1733753508

Battle Lines Excerpt: Her swelling resistance is beset by the Federation's unstoppable death squad, who utterly crush all opposition. They are known as the Angels. This is their story. MORE DETAIL >>

Genre: History
Author: John Steinbeck
Publisher: Heyday.ORIM
Release: 2017-05-01
File: 95
ISBN-13: 9781597143424

The Harvest Gypsies Excerpt: The Harvest Gypsies gives us an eyewitness account of the horrendous Dust Bowl migration, and provides the factual foundation for Steinbeck’s masterpiece. MORE DETAIL >>

Genre: History
Author: Stephen Kinzer
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release: 2008
File: 298
ISBN-13: 9780470185490

All The Shah S Men Excerpt: Brimming with insights into Middle Eastern history and American foreign policy, this book is an eye-opening look at an event whose unintended consequences--Islamic revolution and violent anti-Americanism--have shaped the modern world. MORE DETAIL >>

Genre: History
Author: Robert Watson
Publisher: Da Capo Press
Release: 2016-04-26
File: 312
ISBN-13: 9780306824906

The Nazi Titanic Excerpt: Although the British government sealed many documents pertaining to the ship's sinking, Robert P. Watson has unearthed forgotten records, conducted many interviews, and used over 100 sources, including diaries and oral histories, to expose ... MORE DETAIL >>

Genre: Science
Author: Michio Kaku
Publisher: Anchor
Release: 2011-03-15
File: 471
ISBN-13: 9780385530811

Physics Of The Future Excerpt: This is the stuff of science fiction—it’s also daily life in the year 2100. Renowned theoretical physicist Michio Kaku considers how these inventions will affect the world economy, addressing the key questions: Who will have jobs? MORE DETAIL >>

Genre: History
Author: George C. Herring
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Release: 2008-10-28
File: 1056
ISBN-13: 9780199723430

From Colony To Superpower Excerpt: The series includes three Pulitzer Prize-winners, a New York Times bestseller, and winners of prestigious Bancroft and Parkman Prizes. From Colony to Superpower is the only thematic volume commissioned for the series. MORE DETAIL >>

Genre: Liberty
Author: John Stuart Mill
Release: 1863
File: 236
ISBN-13: HARVARD:32044012135117

On Liberty Excerpt: From the Introduction In his Autobiography, Mill predicts that the essay On Liberty is "likely to survive longer than anything else that I have written. MORE DETAIL >>

Genre: History
Author: Paul Johnson
Publisher: Harper Collins
Release: 2009-06-30
File: 1108
ISBN-13: 9780061952135

A History Of The American People Excerpt: This is the story of the men and women who shaped and led the nation and the ordinary people who collectively created its unique character. MORE DETAIL >>

Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Author: Charlotte Grossetête
Publisher: Life of a Saint
Release: 2016-08-11
File: 0
ISBN-13: 162164135X

Mother Teresa Excerpt: Amid the slums of Calcutta, Mother Teresa offered a comforting smile, consoling arms, soothing hands, a look that gave dignity, tears of compassion, and the light of Jesus in the darkness of great poverty. MORE DETAIL >>

Genre: History
Author: Arkady Ostrovsky
Publisher: Penguin
Release: 2016-06-07
File: 400
ISBN-13: 9780399564185

The Invention Of Russia Excerpt: A highly regarded Moscow correspondent for the Economist, Arkady Ostrovsky comes to this story both as a participant and a foreign correspondent. MORE DETAIL >>