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In the Arctic Seas

Read by Patrick Eaton


Francis Mcclintock


In 1857, Lady Jane Franklin, the wife of Sir John Franklin, who went missing with his entire crew during his 1845 expedition to discover the…

Francisco Pizarro and the Conquest of Peru

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Frederick A. Ober


Francisco Pizarro (1471 - 1541) was born into poverty, the illegitimate son of a Spanish soldier. After a brief career as a swineherd, he vo…

Theodoric the Goth

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Thomas Hodgkin


Theodoric the Great (~454-526) was king of the Ostrogoths during the time of the terminal decline of the Western Roman Empire. After wanderi…

The Eastern Soudan: Mohammed Gol

In Southern Arabia

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Theodore Bent


Southern Arabia recounts a threatening four-month journey into North Eastern Ethiopia by the Bents. These brave travelers were the first to …

Book 9, Chapter 1 Part 1: Conclusion - Decadence and Extinction

In History of the Inquisition of Spain, Vol. 4

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Henry Charles Lea


The fourth and final volume of Lea's monumental work on the Spanish Inquisition. This volume discusses how the Inquisition dealt with mystic…