David McCullough Library E book Box Set

David McCullough Library E book Box Set

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Author: David McCullough

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781451658255

Category: History

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Perfect for David McCullough fans and history lovers alike, this eBook boxed set features all of his bestselling titles, from 1776 to Mornings on Horseback. This e-book box set includes all of David McCullough’s bestselling backlist titles: · 1776: The riveting story of George Washington, the men who marched with him, and their British foes in the momentous year of American independence. · Brave Companions: Profiles of exceptional men and women who shaped history, among them Alexander von Humboldt, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Charles and Anne Lindbergh. · The Great Bridge: The remarkable, enthralling story of the planning and construction of the Brooklyn Bridge, which linked two great cities and epitomized American optimism, skill, and determination. · John Adams: The magisterial, Pulitzer Prize-winning biography of the independent, irascible Yankee patriot, one of our nation’s founders and most important figures, who became our second president. · The Johnstown Flood: The classic history of an American tragedy that became a scandal in the age of the Robber Barons, the preventable flood that destroyed a town and killed 2,000 people. · Mornings on Horseback: The brilliant National Book Award-winning biography of young Theodore Roosevelt’s metamorphosis from sickly child to a vigorous, intense man poised to become a national hero and then president. · Path Between the Seas: The epic National Book Award-winning history of the heroic successes, tragic failures, and astonishing engineering and medical feats that made the Panama Canal possible. · Truman: The Pulitzer Prize-winning biography of Harry Truman, the complex and courageous man who rose from modest origins to make momentous decisions as president, from dropping the atomic bomb to going to war in Korea. · Special Bonus: The Course of Human Events: In this Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities, David McCullough draws on his personal experience as a historian to acknowledge the crucial importance of writing in history’s enduring impact and influence, and he affirms the significance of history in teaching us about human nature through the ages.
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The Treasury of Knowledge and Library of Reference

The Treasury of Knowledge  and Library of Reference

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ISBN: UVA:X030396229

Category: Chronology, Historical

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The Treasury of Knowledge and Library of Reference pt I A compendious English grammar by Goold Brown English dictionary ed by Lyman Cobb 6th ed pt II The new universal gazetteer by Edwin Williams 7th ed pt III An epitome of chronology and history with an appendix a compendious classical dictionary and a dictionary of law terms by a gentleman of the New York bar 6th ed

The Treasury of Knowledge and Library of Reference  pt  I  A compendious English grammar by Goold Brown  English dictionary ed  by Lyman Cobb  6th ed  pt  II  The new universal gazetteer by Edwin Williams  7th ed  pt  III  An epitome of chronology and history  with an appendix  a compendious classical dictionary  and a dictionary of law terms   by a gentleman of the New York bar   6th ed

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105119076573

Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

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Categories: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

The Treasury of Knowledge and Library of Reference

The Treasury of Knowledge  and Library of Reference

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Author: Lyman Cobb

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ISBN: UVA:X000856443

Category: Biography

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Categories: Biography

Wisconsin Library Bulletin

Wisconsin Library Bulletin

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ISBN: UOM:39015036850215

Category: Libraries

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Treasury of Knowledge and Library of Reference

Treasury of Knowledge and Library of Reference

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Author: Samuel Maunder

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ISBN: UCAL:$B180081

Category: Classical dictionaries

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The Dictionary Historical and Critical of Mr Peter Bayle

The Dictionary Historical and Critical of Mr  Peter Bayle

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Author: Pierre Bayle

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ISBN: UVA:X000537879

Category: Biography

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Report of the Commissioner of Education Made to the Secretary of the Interior for the Year with Accompanying Papers

Report of the Commissioner of Education Made to the Secretary of the Interior for the Year     with Accompanying Papers

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Author: United States. Bureau of Education

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105007934594

Category: Education

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Dictionary English Latin and Latin English Containing All Things Necessary for the Translating of Either Language Into the Other To which End Many Things that Were Erroneous are Rectified Many Superfluities Retrenched and Very Many Defects Supplied By Elisha Coles

Dictionary  English Latin  and Latin English  Containing All Things Necessary for the Translating of Either Language Into the Other  To which End Many Things that Were Erroneous are Rectified  Many Superfluities Retrenched  and Very Many Defects Supplied     By Elisha Coles

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Author: Elisha Coles

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ISBN: IBNN:BNVA1001517953

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