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Tactical Studies on the Battles around Plevna

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Thilo Lebrecht Ernst Michael Von Trotha

Tactical Studies on the Battles around Plevna, or in German, Der Kampf um Plewna, examines with a critical eye the actions and engagements o…

George Castriot, surnamed Scanderbeg, King of Albania, Books 1–3

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Marin Barleti

This is an early account of the life of George Castriot, Dominus Albaniae; An Albanian princeling and Ottoman military commander who rebelle…

France, Spain and the Rif, Part 1

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Walter Burton Harris

The Guerra del Rif—the Rif War. 1921 to 1926. It was the slogging bloody 5-year long climax of Spain’s effort to secure dominion over a terr…

The Honour of the Gout

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Philander Misaurus

This droll and 'enflammatory' pamphelet doth be a grondebreaking worke of musing upon a great aflicktion of Man, upon the better nature of t…

Speeches of Prince Bismarck, Part 1

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Otto von Bismarck and Otto Von Bismarck

A collection of Bismarck’s speeches translated by art historian Edmund von Mach and published in 1914 as part of THE GERMAN CLASSICS—an exte…

News from Scotland Concerning Witchcraft (1591)

In Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 094

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"Fine experience lies at one's own doorstep" writes Raymond S. Spears, suggesting that boating on the Mississippi River offers &qu…

The Civilization of Japan (1922)

In Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 095

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Liang Quichao 梁啓超

"A legendary island in the Atlantic Ocean, first mentioned by Plato", is how the 11th edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica descr…