History

Silver Seasons and a New Frontier: The Story of the Rochester Red Wings, Second Edition

Taking us back to the early nineteenth century, when baseball was played in the meadows and streets of Rochester, New York, Silver Seasons and a New Frontier retraces the careers of the players and managers who honed their skills at Silver Stadium and later at Frontier Field. The many greats who ...

Rip Van Winkle's Neighbors: The Transformation of Rural Society in the Hudson River Valley, 1720-1850 (Suny Series, An American

Explores the social and economic transformations of the mid-Hudson River Valley during the key expansionist period in American history.

The Varied Facets of History: Essays in Honour of Aniruddha Ray

Aniruddha Ray retired as Professor of History, from the Department of Islamic History and Culture, University of Calcutta, Kolkata, West Bengal. Well known for his profound interest in historical research, Aniruddha Ray has written extensively about Mughal administration, technology and travelogu...

Native American Voices : A History & Anthology

An introduction synthesizes the latest anthropological, archaeological, historical, and sociological scholarship and the 95 carefully edited selections provide students with an overview of Native American history from the earliest migrations to the present.The volume includes a chronology, glossa...

The New Cambridge History of American Foreign Relations (Volume 3)

Since their first publication, the four volumes of the Cambridge History of American Foreign Relations have served as the definitive source for the topic, from the colonial period to the Cold War. This revised third volume describes how the United States became a global power - economically, cult...

Rouen During the Wars of Religion (Cambridge Studies in Early Modern History)

This book is the first modern study to examine the history of a single French community over the full course of the civil wars (1560-1600), and its account of local developments is enriched by frequent comparisons with events and conditions elsewhere in the country. An introductory chapter descri...

ROMAN CONQUESTS: MACEDONIA AND GREECE

This will be the third in the Roman Conquests series (following Italy and Spain) and one of those with the most obvious appeal. While Rome was struggling for her very survival against the Carthaginians in the Second Punic War, Philip V of Macedon attempted to take advantage of their apparent vul...

The Story of Civilization (11 Volume Set)

The STORY OF CIVILIZATION by Will Durant represents the most comprehensive attempt in our times to embrace the vast panorama of man's history and culture. This 11 volume set includes: Vo1 : Our Oriental Heritage- Vol 2: The Life of Greece- Vol.3: Caesar and Christ- Vol 4: The Age of Faith- Vol 5:...

Josephi felicissimi quondam, et gloriossisimi in Aegypto proregis polymita: variis liciorum coloribus distincta diversisque pict

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally im...

The deerslayer, or, The first war-path: a tale. Volume 1 of 2

Title: The deerslayer, or, The first war-path : a tale.Author: James Fenimore CooperPublisher: Gale, Sabin AmericanaDescription:Based on Joseph Sabin&apos-s famed bibliography, Bibliotheca Americana, Sabin Americana, 1500--1926 contains a collection of books, pamphlets, serials and other works ab...