A Regiment for the Sea, and other Writings on Navigation, by William Bourne of Gravesend, a Gunner, c.1535-1582

22 ViewsA Regiment for the Sea, and other Writings on Navigation, by William Bourne of Gravesend, a Gunner, c.1535-1582 William Bourne, of Gravesend, by trade a gunner, was a successful writer of a new type of textbook. Neither a scholar nor of gentle birth, both of which were regarded as the prerequisites of authorship in …

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Deceived

23 ViewsDeceived DECEIVED: The Story of the Donner Party by Peter R. Limburg – It is 1846 and you are a member of a wagon train heading to California. You are running behind schedule, but you can still get across the Sierra Nevada mountains before the pass is blocked by snowif you dont get delayed …

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A New History of the United States: The greater republic, embracing the growth and achievements of our country from the earliest days of discovery and settlement to the present eventful year

16 ViewsA New History of the United States: The greater republic, embracing the growth and achievements of our country from the earliest days of discovery and settlement to the present eventful year Charles Morris (1833-1922) was an American journalist, novelist and author of popular historical textbooks. Price: $ 0.99 Sold by Walmart eBooks by Rakuten …

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Across the USA and Canada in 1887: A German Scientist Experiences North America

32 ViewsAcross the USA and Canada in 1887: A German Scientist Experiences North America In 1887, the renowned German scientist Louis Lewin and his uncle, John Warburg, set out across the Atlantic on what was to be an arduous seven-week journey spanning the North American continent, east and west. Lewin’s wife, Clara, remained in Berlin …

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Die animalischen Krieger von URSA MAJOR ( I I ) : Verschollen durch Raum und Zeit

31 ViewsDie animalischen Krieger von URSA MAJOR ( I I ) : Verschollen durch Raum und Zeit Die animalischen Krieger von URSA MAJOR I I Verschollen in Raum und Zeit Commander Connar befindet sich auf dem Mond des Planeten Skart1 und wird von den animalischen Krieger vom Volk der Zisslies angegriffen. Als sein bester Freund …

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The Human Body

12 ViewsThe Human Body The science and inventions that make us who we are. literally! Did you know the first blood transfusions were between people and lambs? Or that the first prosthetic hand with a hook was created so a French soldier could hold the reins of his horse in battle? Or that scientists recently …

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