Destruction of Cultural Heritage in 19th century France

Titre : Destruction of Cultural Heritage in 19th century France
Auteur : Michael Greenhalgh
Éditeur : BRILL
ISBN-13 : 9789004293717
Libération : 2015-07-24

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Destruction of Cultural Heritage in 19th Century France charts the destruction of earlier architecture as towns pull down their walls, build modern houses, welcome railways and, except for a few scholars, forget about the past. Heritage was largely scorned, and identity found in modernity, not in the past.

Studia Lesco Mrozewicz ab amicis et discipulis dedicata

Titre : Studia Lesco Mrozewicz ab amicis et discipulis dedicata
Auteur :
Éditeur : Sebastian Ruciński
ISBN-13 : 9788389407924
Libération : 2011

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The Conquest of the Ocean

Titre : The Conquest of the Ocean
Auteur : Brian Lavery
Éditeur : Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN-13 : 9781409334576
Libération : 2013-05-01

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A captivating read spanning 5,000 years of the ocean's history Conquest of the Ocean tells the 5,000 year history of the remarkable individuals who sailed seas, for trade, to conquer new lands, to explore the unknown. From the early Polynesians to the first circumnavigations by the Portuguese and the British, these are awe-inspiring tales of epic sea voyages involving great feats of seamanship, navigation, endurance, and ingenuity. Explore the lives and maritime adventures, many with first person narratives, of land seekers and globe charters such as Christopher Columbus, Captain James Cook and Vitus Bering. Brian Lavery is a well-known British naval historian, whose prestigious credits include historical consultant on the blockbuster, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World. This narrative history is filled with paintings, logbooks, maps, sketches and diagrams that bring these events and locations to life. In this digital version cross-references are linked directly to relevant paragraphs for easy navigation within the book. Conquest of the Ocean beautifully intertwines informative images with fascinating stories of expedition and exploration in a way that has never been done before. Brian Lavery will have you engrossed in this extraordinary historic naval read.

The Roman Triumph

Titre : The Roman Triumph
Auteur : Mary Beard
Éditeur : Harvard University Press
ISBN-13 : 0674020596
Libération : 2009-06-30

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A radical reexamination of the most extraordinary of ancient ceremonies, this book explores the magnificence of the Roman Triumph--but also its darker side, as it prompted the Romans to question as well as celebrate military glory. This richly illustrated work is a testament to the profound importance of the triumph in Roman culture--and for monarchs and generals ever since.

Secret Army

Titre : Secret Army
Auteur : Robert Muchamore
Éditeur : Hachette UK
ISBN-13 : 9781444910438
Libération : 2012-05-03

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Britain, 1941. The government is building a secret army of intelligence agents to work undercover, gathering information and planning sabotage operations. Henderson's boys are part of that network: kids cut adrift by the war, training for the fight of their lives. They'll have to parachute into unknown territory, travel cross-country and outsmart a bunch of adults in a daredevil exercise. In wartime Britain, anything goes.

M T Ciceronis Actionis in G Verrem Secundae Lib V de Suppliciis

Titre : M T Ciceronis Actionis in G Verrem Secundae Lib V de Suppliciis
Auteur : Marcus Tullius Cicero
Éditeur : BiblioBazaar, LLC
ISBN-13 : 1116331713
Libération : 2009-11

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This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience. We believe this work is culturally important and have elected to bring the book back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide.

Vasco N ez de Balboa

Titre : Vasco N ez de Balboa
Auteur : Arlene Bourgeois Molzahn
Éditeur : Enslow Publishers, Inc.
ISBN-13 : 0766021424
Libération : 2004

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Discusses the life of Vasco Nâuänez de Balboa, with an emphasis on his explorations and his crossing of the Isthmus of Panama.

Spotty Lottie and Me

Titre : Spotty Lottie and Me
Auteur : Richard Byrne
Éditeur : Random House
ISBN-13 : 9781448188123
Libération : 2015-05-07

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Joey has chicken pox and has to stay at home. But being ill is boring. His mother tells him he can play with a friend, but only a spotty friend as he is infectious, so he sets off to search for one. Will Joey find anyone to play with who isn’t scared of his spots?