Download E-books TET Offensive (Battles) (Battles That Changed the World) PDF

By Richard Worth

Marathon, Hastings, halfway -- quite a few of the key battles lined during this sequence, which introduces readers to the wartime engagements that modified the process human background. every one publication supplies a ancient account of a decisive conflict -- its contributors, the political weather resulting in the engagement, and the finding out components that eventually resulted in a victory or defeat. The January 1968 release of army assaults through Communist North Vietnam on South Vietnam's significant towns compelled U.S. Marines to shield the U.S. embassy in Saigon.

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Download E-books The Prydain Companion: A Reference Guide to Lloyd Alexander's Prydain Chronicles PDF

By Michael O. Tunnell

An informative source for formal experiences of the Prydain Chronicles, in addition to an exceptional chance to delve into the glorious workings of Prydain

"The Prydain Companion is greater than a short reference or convenient thesaurus, even though it's all of that besides. Instructive, definitely. yet, like several sturdy spouse, a excitement to be with over an extended interval of time." ―Lloyd Alexander, from the foreword

This interesting quantity is immediately an excellent reference source and a automobile for exploration and discovery in itself. whole with a biographical comic strip of Lloyd Alexander, a private foreword by means of Mr. Alexander, a "How to exploit the spouse" part from the writer, pronunciation keys, excerpts all through, and―most substantially―an alphabetical advisor to the peoples, locations, and items of the Prydain Chronicles, The Prydain Companion is a one-stop reference e-book for a liked international of fable and magic.

For those that love the works of Lloyd Alexander―young readers, academics, researchers, all―and those who find themselves in basic terms starting to be aware of them, here's a invaluable and worthwhile travelmate.

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Download E-books War of 1812 (America at War (Chelsea House)) PDF

By Miriam Greenblatt

The yr used to be 1812, and the USA teetered once more near to struggle with nice Britain. stuck in England's ongoing conflict with France, the us chanced on its ports blockaded and its younger sailors pressed into provider aboard British vessels. conflict of 1812, Revised variation tells of the younger country's heroic crusade to overcome again the most robust army forces on the planet and to rid the United States of international powers as soon as and for all. With full-color and black-and-white pictures and maps, informative sidebars, an invaluable chronology and word list, and an index, this re-creation is finished by way of a brand new bankruptcy in regards to the technological and tactical strategies used in this struggle.

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Download E-books Mathematical Olympiads 1998–-1999: Problems and Solutions from Around the World (MAA Problem Book Series) PDF

By Titu Andreescu

This quantity includes a huge diversity of difficulties, with and with no options, taken from 25 nationwide and neighborhood arithmetic olympiads from all over the world, and the issues are drawn from a number of years' contests. in lots of instances, a couple of resolution is given to a unmarried challenge which will spotlight varied problem-solving recommendations. the gathering is meant as perform for college students getting ready for those competitions. academics and common readers searching for attention-grabbing difficulties will locate additionally it very valuable.

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Download E-books The Medieval and Early Modern World: Primary Sources and Reference Volume (Medieval & Early Modern World) PDF

By Donald R. Kelley, Bonnie G. Smith

The Medieval and Early sleek World tells the colourful tale of a pivotal interval in human heritage, an period that's the most important to knowing our personal occasions. the growth of exchange and town existence, the unfold and reform of spiritual associations, the increase of neighborhood empires and native feudal regimes, and innovative advances in technology and know-how laid the root for the fashionable international. advised in the course of the phrases and studies of the folks who lived it kings, queens, and commoners, monks and lay humans, explorers, scientists, artists, and international tourists this can be a global background for a brand new generation.

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Download E-books The Souls of Beasts (The Animal World) (Volume 1) PDF

By Permdeep Singh

The Animal international quantity One

The Souls of Beasts 

 
Slithers the snake has had sufficient. sufficient of Animal urban, and adequate of being an animal altogether. What he desires is peace and solitude, and there is just one manner he'll get it. through growing a person. Slithers isn't really by myself. Mane the lion's cub, Trunkie the elephant, and Fury the ferocious border collie, all are looking to be remodeled into people too, however it isn't really so simple as that.

First the 4 needs to shuttle during the harmful Animal international and get to the Human global, but when there is something natives of the Animal global don't love - it is animals that are looking to rework into people. Conniving pigs, fearsome wolves, zealous crocodiles, mad apes, and one very sly undergo, are only the various hazards that wait for, and to prevail the 4 visitors needs to use all their wits, braveness, and dedication, and eventually make a decision; is the liberty they crave present in the Human global, or is it stumbled on inside themselves?

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Download E-books Death by Bikini (The Death by ... Mysteries) PDF

A enjoyable, horny, murder-mystery romance for all youngster sleuths!

Aphra Behn Connolly has the kind of existence such a lot teenage ladies envy. She lives on a distant tropical island and spends so much of her time eavesdropping at the wealthy and well-known. the matter is that her family?s inn permits few possibilities for her to make friends?much much less to satisfy lovable boys. So while a smoldering Seth Mulo arrives along with his mom and dad, she?s instantly attracted to him. certain, he?s a bit guarded, and certain his mom and dad are particularly chilly, and ok he won?t say a note approximately his previous, yet their chemistry is indisputable. Then a recognized rock star?s female friend turns up useless at the beach?strangled through her personal bikini top?and alarm bells sound. Is it too nice a twist of fate that Seth?s family members became up only one day sooner than a homicide? because the plot thickens, Aphra unearths that threat lurks in the back of even the main unforeseen of faces. . . .

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