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Three Men in a Hupp

Three Men in a Hupp

Around the World by Automobile, 1910-1912

  • Author: James Arthur Ward
  • Publisher: Stanford University Press
  • ISBN: 9780804734608
  • Category: Transportation
  • Page: 270
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In late 1910, three American adventurers set off on a remarkable around-the-world journey by automobile. This book follows the drivers on their extraordinary trip.

Travels through American History in the Mid-Atlantic

Travels through American History in the Mid-Atlantic

A Guide for All Ages

  • Author: Charles W. Mitchell
  • Publisher: JHU Press
  • ISBN: 1421415151
  • Category: History
  • Page: 224
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Few regions of the United States boast as many historically significant sites as the mid-Atlantic. Travels through American History in the Mid-Atlantic brings to life sixteen easily accessible historical destinations in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Washington, D.C., the Potomac Valley, and Virginia. Charles W. Mitchell walked these sites, interviewed historians and rangers, and read the letters and diaries of the men and women who witnessed—and at times made—history. He reveals in vivid prose the ways in which war, terrain, weather, and illness have shaped the American narrative. Each attraction, reenactment, and interactive exhibit in the book is described through the lens of the American experience, beginning in the colonial and revolutionary eras, continuing through the War of 1812, and ending with the Civil War. Mitchell contrasts the ornate decor of Philadelphia’s Independence Hall, for example, with the passionate debates that led to the Declaration of Independence, and the tranquil beauty of today’s Harpers Ferry with the trauma its citizens endured during the Civil War, when the town six times fell to opposing forces. Excerpts from eyewitness accounts further humanize key moments in the national story. Hand-drawn maps evoke the historical era by depicting the natural features that so often affected the course of events. This engaging blend of history and travel will appeal to visiting tourists, area residents seeking weekend diversions, history buffs, and armchair travelers. -- Kathryn Schneider Smith, author of Washington at Home: An Illustrated History of Neighborhoods in the Nation’s Capital

The First Vermont Cavalry in the Civil War

The First Vermont Cavalry in the Civil War

A History

  • Author: Joseph D. Collea, Jr.
  • Publisher: McFarland
  • ISBN: 0786457198
  • Category: History
  • Page: 343
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The First Vermont Cavalry participated in 75 major Civil War engagements from 1862 through 1865. As the state’s only mounted regiment, riding Vermont–bred Morgan horses, the Cavalry unit battled some of the most notable Confederate cavalry commanders, mostly in Virginia. This history explores in detail the battles and leaders of the unit, including generals George Custer and Philip Sheridan.

Winners & Losers: Battles, Retreats, Gains, Losses, and Ruins from the Vietnam War (reissue)

Winners & Losers: Battles, Retreats, Gains, Losses, and Ruins from the Vietnam War (reissue)

  • Author: Gloria Emerson
  • Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
  • ISBN: 0393349551
  • Category: History
  • Page: 608
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The National Book Award–winning classic on the Vietnam War, reissued for the war’s fiftieth anniversary. Based on interviews with both Americans and Vietnamese, Winners and Losers is Gloria Emerson’s powerful portrait of the Vietnam War. From soldiers on the battlefield to protesters on the home front, Emerson chronicles the war’s impact on ordinary lives with characteristic insight and brilliance. Today, as we approach the fiftieth anniversary of the Gulf of Tonkin incident, much of the physical and emotional damage from that conflict—the empty political rhetoric, the mounting casualties, and the troubled homecomings of shell-shocked soldiers—is once again part of the American experience. Winners and Losers remains a potent reminder of the danger of blindly applied American power, and its poignant truths are the legacy of a remarkable journalist.

Greatest hits, 1982-2001

Greatest hits, 1982-2001

  • Author: Roy Bentley
  • Publisher: Pudding House Publications
  • ISBN: 9781589980457
  • Category:
  • Page: 29
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12 greatest hit poems from the career of Roy Bentley. Part of the Invitational national archive, Poets Greatest Hits. --Pudding House Publications.

Dental Clinical Advisor - E-Book

Dental Clinical Advisor - E-Book

  • Author: James R. Hupp,Thomas P. Williams,F. John Firriolo
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0323079008
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 592
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Do you know what impact a patient's condition or medication could have on dental treatment? Always be certain with this chairside resource designed to alert you to the dental significance or implications of medical conditions, drugs, emergencies, and more. Clinical algorithms expedite decision making, and a CD-ROM lets you search the text and print hundreds of patient education handouts provided in both English and Spanish. Information is specifically tailored to dentistry by pointing out the dental significance or implications of each subject, including how conditions, medications, emergencies, and more can affect dental treatment. Consistent concise organization makes it easy to locate key information. Covers over 300 topics from simple pharmacologic information to rare medical diseases. Includes ICD-9 CM and CPT diagnostic/treatment codes for insurance records and categorization with outside agencies to help professionals and staff understand how particular conditions fit into insurance continuums and facilitate better communication with outside groups. Discusses when a treatment should/can be referred to other health care providers. Appendices present facts and tips related to a variety of more common conditions in one location for easier treatment planning Clinical algorithms chart possible paths for managing common conditions to expedite decision making. Reference listings suggest reliable sources for more in-depth reading on each topic. CD-ROM contains 950 patient education handouts in English and Spanish to enhance communication between practitioners and their patients.

An Exposition of All the Books of the Old and New Testaments ...

An Exposition of All the Books of the Old and New Testaments ...

Wherein Each Chapter is Summed Up in Its Contents : the Sacred Text Inserted at Large in Distinct Paragraphs : Largely Illustrated with Practical Remarks and Observations

  • Author: Matthew Henry
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Bible
  • Page: N.A
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Catalog of Copyright Entries. Third Series

Catalog of Copyright Entries. Third Series

1965: January-June

  • Author: Library of Congress. Copyright Office
  • Publisher: Copyright Office, Library of Congress
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Copyright
  • Page: 1394
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Includes Part 1, Number 1: Books and Pamphlets, Including Serials and Contributions to Periodicals (January - June)

The Orthodox Journal and Catholic Monthly Intelligencer

The Orthodox Journal and Catholic Monthly Intelligencer

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category:
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A New English Dictionary of the English Language

A New English Dictionary of the English Language

A to K

  • Author: Charles Richardson
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category:
  • Page: 1254
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