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  • Treatises on Friendship and Old Age reviews

    Treatises on Friendship and Old Age Book Reviews

    Cicero

    A collection of letters by Cicero along with his work on Old Age and On Friendship as well as some letters by Pliny.

  • A Matter of Conscience reviews

    A Matter of Conscience Book Reviews

    Abraham Lincoln

    This foray into the East, where Lincoln was still a relative mystery, was for him a crucial moment. Still an unannounced candidate for president, he recognized an opportunity to di...

  • AP European Timeline reviews

    AP European Timeline Book Reviews

    Taher Gawad

    A visual timeline representing significant events and historical figures within European History.

  • The Handsomest Man in the Country reviews

    The Handsomest Man in the Country Book Reviews

    Nancy Radke

    Mally Buchanan always said she would marry The Handsomest Man in the Country. Almost eighteen, the war over and her family gone, Mally heads west to find her uncle and aunt. They a...

  • Routledge Handbook of Chinese Medicine reviews

    Routledge Handbook of Chinese Medicine Book Reviews

    Vivienne Lo & Michael Stanley-Baker

    The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Medicine is an extensive, interdisciplinary guide to the nature of traditional medicine and healing in the Chinese cultural region, and its plural...

  • Hospital Sketches reviews

    Hospital Sketches Book Reviews

    Louisa May Alcott

    This is Alcott's account of her experiences as a nurse during the Civil War in a Washington D.C. hospital. The sketches are taken ""from letters hastily written in t...

  • The Glory of African Kings and Queens reviews

    The Glory of African Kings and Queens Book Reviews

    Pusch Commey

    The Glory of African Kings and Queens is adapted from Volume 1 of 100 Great African Kings and Queens ( First Edition). This amazing journey through the sands of time opens a rich A...

  • The Constitution reviews

    The Constitution Book Reviews

    Library of Congress

    This Library of Congress Student Discovery Set is here to put history into your hands. It brings together historical artifacts and oneofakind documents from the collections of the ...

  • VINTAGE IRAN reviews

    VINTAGE IRAN Book Reviews

    RKOT

    Discover everyday life across Iran in the 1960s and 1970s before the 1979 Islamic Revolution in exclusive vintage photographs.

  • The Color Line reviews

    The Color Line Book Reviews

    W.E.B. Dubois

    With the publication of The Souls of Black Folk in 1903, W. E. B. Du Bois emerged as a leading black intellectual of the new twentieth century. The book was a collection of fourtee...

  • The Bloodlines of The Elite and The History of The Illuminati reviews

    The Bloodlines of The Elite and The History of The Illuminati Book Reviews

    Archangel Metatron

    The following is an understandable, detailed, and summarized timeline of events and people which have been proven scientifically, archaeologically, genetically and historically. It...

  • Egyptian Ideas of the Future Life reviews

    Egyptian Ideas of the Future Life Book Reviews

    Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge

    A study of the complicated ideas of the after life in which the Egyptians were so obsessed. Discussions from the Book of the Dead, as well as the three elements of the Egyptian rel...

  • 155 Life Lessons reviews

    155 Life Lessons Book Reviews

    Nino A. Kader

    Lessons on life that last through the ages... 1000 years ago in northern Persia a King is nearing death. He calls for his son, the heir apparent to the throne, to tell him some wor...

  • Sun Tzu, el arte de la guerra reviews

    Sun Tzu, el arte de la guerra Book Reviews

    Secretaría de Cultura

    A pesar de haber sido escrito hace 1540 años aproximadamente, hoy en dia la filosofia del Arte de la guerra ha ido más alla de los límites estrictamente militares, aplicandose a lo...

  • The Disfranchisement of the Negro reviews

    The Disfranchisement of the Negro Book Reviews

    John L. Love

    The assault, under the forms of law, which is being made upon the political rights of the Negro is the symptom of an animus which has its roots imbedded in the past. It does not ma...

  • The History of China in 50 Events reviews

    The History of China in 50 Events Book Reviews

    Henry Freeman

    As one of the oldest civilizations in the world, China has a vast, rich history. In order to assist with the study of Chinese history, this book has been broken down into a series ...

  • The United States of America Founding Documents reviews

    The United States of America Founding Documents Book Reviews

    Eric Muss-Barnes

    Containing the complete and unabridged text of the original documents which founded the United States of America. 1776: Declaration of Independence Sent to leaders around the world...

  • The Plight of the Working Class reviews

    The Plight of the Working Class Book Reviews

    Frederick Engels

    Frederick Engels (1820–1895) was twentytwo years old when he left Germany in the autumn of 1842 to settle in England. He came from a wealthy family of cotton manufacturers, which h...

  • Presidents of the United States reviews

    Presidents of the United States Book Reviews

    Mary Alepra

    Interesting facts about the Presidents of the United States.

  • American History in 50 Events reviews

    American History in 50 Events Book Reviews

    Henry Freeman

    American History in 50 Events Have you ever wondered why America is the way it is?  Do you want to understand the events that have shaped American culture?  Are y...

  • World War I reviews

    World War I Book Reviews

    Vikita Patel & Max Law

    Called the "Great War", World War One changed the course of history as it redrew the map of Europe and changed the nature of warfare.  This book examines the maj...

  • The Problem of China reviews

    The Problem of China Book Reviews

    Bertrand Russell

    This book is A must read for anyone looking to understand a historical perspective and how Mr. Russell's China compares to today's rising Dragon.

  • South reviews

    South Book Reviews

    Ernest Shackleton

    An Apple Books Classic edition. “Huge blocks of ice, weighing many tons, were lifted into the air and tossed aside as other masses rose beneath them. We were helpless intruders in ...

  • The Radium Girls reviews

    The Radium Girls Book Reviews

    Kate Moore

    Read the EXCLUSIVE extended excerpt of The Radium Girls … For fans of Hidden Figures , Rise of the Rocket Girls , and The Girls of Atomic City comes the incredible true story of th...

  • The Mysteries of Free Masonry reviews

    The Mysteries of Free Masonry Book Reviews

    William Morgan

    This book represents a great historical artifact of the antimasonic movement of the 19th Century. The book also talks about the process of becoming a Mason is a lifelong journey of...

  • The Art of War reviews

    The Art of War Book Reviews

    Sun Tzu

    "The Art of War" is an ancient Chinese military treatise dating from the 5th century BC and is attributed to the ancient Chinese military strategist Sun Tzu. The text is ...

  • A Short History of the World reviews

    A Short History of the World Book Reviews

    H.G. Wells

    A Short History of the World is a periodpiece nonfictional historic work by H. G. Wells first published by Cassell & Co, Ltd Publishing in 1922. It was first published in P...

  • An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations reviews

    An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations Book Reviews

    Adam Smith

    He remembered how it had seemed to him to him, a priest sweet to die if he might die clasping unrebuked this woman in his arms. The blood throbbed in his temples as he recalled the...

  • The History of Cuba in 50 Events reviews

    The History of Cuba in 50 Events Book Reviews

    Henry Freeman

    ☆ Cuban History in 50 Events ☆ Cuba is a nation with a long, rich history. The study of Cuban history is also the study of the development of the New World by Europe, and the first...

  • The Declaration of Independence of The United States of America reviews

    The Declaration of Independence of The United States of America Book Reviews

    United States

    The Declaration of Independence is the usual name of a statement adopted by the Continental Congress on July 4, 1776, which announced that the thirteen American colonies, then at w...

  • Islamic Civilizationn reviews

    Islamic Civilizationn Book Reviews

    Dr. Ragheb Elsergany

    The world civilizations that had emerged before Islam varied; each contributed a share to the progress of humanity, but all of these civilizations were subordinated to desires and ...

  • History Adventures, World of Characters reviews

    History Adventures, World of Characters Book Reviews

    Spencer Striker

    Introducing Empires & Interconnections, the newest edition in the awardwinning History Adventures digital book series, whose accolades include the 2019 Horizon Interactive ...

  • A Texas Ranger reviews

    A Texas Ranger Book Reviews

    N. A. Jennings

    Eighteenyearold Napoleon Augustus Jennings came to Texas in 1874 and joined a special force of Texas Rangers charged with border patrol under the command of L. H. McNelly. At this ...

  • Salem Witchcraft, Volumes I and II reviews

    Salem Witchcraft, Volumes I and II Book Reviews

    Charles Wentworth Upham

    The first volume of this work contains what seems to me necessary to prepare the reader for the second, in which the incidents and circumstances connected with the witchcraft prose...

  • Norse Mythology reviews

    Norse Mythology Book Reviews

    Stephan Weaver

    Norse Mythology is not only a relic of history but a fascinating record that exhibits humanities unending stream of creativity. This eBook delves into the past and emerges with a l...

  • The Indian on the Battle-Field reviews

    The Indian on the Battle-Field Book Reviews

    John Frost

    Philadelphia writer John Frost presents 33 stories drawn from history about the life and character of Native American Indians. This illustrated book, published in Boston in 1860, r...

  • Ancient Greece reviews

    Ancient Greece Book Reviews

    Stephan Weaver

    The foundation of democracy, the genesis of the Olympic Games, the cradle of Western thinking; the inspiration of the Renaissancethe world owes Ancient Greece a lot more than one m...

  • The History of the Peloponnesian War reviews

    The History of the Peloponnesian War Book Reviews

    Thucydides

    The history book recounts the 5th century BC war between Sparta and Athens to the year 411 BC.

  • History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire reviews

    History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Book Reviews

    Edward Gibbon

    The great work of Gibbon is indispensable to the student of history. The literature of Europe offers no substitute for The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. It has obtained und...

  • The Popol Vuh reviews

    The Popol Vuh Book Reviews

    Mario Hernández González

    Here we shall write and we shall begin the old stories, the beginning and the origin of all that was done in the town of the Quiché, by the tribes of the Quiché nation. And here we...

  • The Epic of Gilgamish reviews

    The Epic of Gilgamish Book Reviews

    Stephen Langdon

    The exact period of the reign of this king is unknown, but in the list of the Sumerian kingdoms he is fifth ruler in the Dynasty of Erech, which was considered the second dynasty t...

  • Auschwitz and the Death Camps reviews

    Auschwitz and the Death Camps Book Reviews

    Joshua Farrell

    This book is all about Adolf HItler and his worst creation, Auschwitz. Auschwitz was a brutal hell hole for Jews, Communists, Homosexuals, Gypsies and Jehovah’s Witnesses. He rose ...

  • Egyptian Mythology A Fascinating Guide to Understanding the Gods, Goddesses, Monsters, and Mortals reviews

    Egyptian Mythology A Fascinating Guide to Understanding the Gods, Goddesses, Monsters, and Mortals Book Reviews

    Matt Clayton

    From what we know of history, Egypt, along with Sumer, were the foundations of civilization. The Fertile Crescent, which stretched from the Nile Valley to the twin rivers in Mesopo...

  • Meditations reviews

    Meditations Book Reviews

    Marcus Aurelius

    Written in Greek by the only Roman emperor who was also a philosopher, without any intention of publication, the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius offer a remarkable series of challen...

  • The Notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci reviews

    The Notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci Book Reviews

    Leonardo da Vinci

    A collection of papers written in Italian by Leonardo da Vinci , in his characteristic lefthanded mirrorwriting (reading from right to left), including diagrams, drawings and brief...

  • The Chronology of Ancient Kingdoms Amended reviews

    The Chronology of Ancient Kingdoms Amended Book Reviews

    Isaac Newton

    This is a short chronicle from the first memory of things in Europe, to the Conquest of Persia by Alexander the Great.

  • The Federalist reviews

    The Federalist Book Reviews

    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison & John Jay

    The new charter of government agreed upon in Philadelphia in 1787 faced the daunting challenge of approval by conventions in each of the states. Immediately there arose one of the ...

  • The Art of War reviews

    The Art of War Book Reviews

    Sun Tzu

    An Apple Books Classic edition. It’s believed that Sun Tzu wrote this Chinese military primer during the 5th century BChundreds of years before the Bible. The book’s 13 chapters ex...

  • The Spirit of the Border reviews

    The Spirit of the Border Book Reviews

    Zane Grey

    Spirit of the Border is an historical novel written by Zane Grey, first published in 1906. The novel is based on events occurring in the Ohio River Valley in the late eighteenth ce...

  • The American Revolution reviews

    The American Revolution Book Reviews

    John Fiske

    The struggle by which the Thirteen Colonies on the Atlantic seaboard of North America won independence from Great Britain and became the United States. It is also called the Americ...

  • Bushido, the Soul of Japan reviews

    Bushido, the Soul of Japan Book Reviews

    Inazo Nitobe

    Bushido, the Way of the Warrior, the sources of the virtues most admired by his people: rectitude, courage, benevolence, politeness, sincerity, honor, loyalty and selfcontrol, and ...

  • A Short History of Scotland reviews

    A Short History of Scotland Book Reviews

    Andrew Lang

    A Short History of Scotland is a consise introduction to the history of Scotland from Roman times to the last Jacobite rebellion, written by the author of a much longer Scottish hi...

  • The French Revolution reviews

    The French Revolution Book Reviews

    Thomas Carlyle

    The book gives an insight of the French Revolution from 1789 to the height of the Reign of Terror (1793–94) and culminates in 1795. Thus it is considered to be an authoritative acc...

Best Seller Paid History Books of 2023

  • Treatises on Friendship and Old Age reviews

    Treatises on Friendship and Old Age Book Reviews

    Cicero

    A collection of letters by Cicero along with his work on Old Age and On Friendship as well as some letters by Pliny.

  • A Matter of Conscience reviews

    A Matter of Conscience Book Reviews

    Abraham Lincoln

    This foray into the East, where Lincoln was still a relative mystery, was for him a crucial moment. Still an unannounced candidate for president, he recognized an opportunity to di...

  • AP European Timeline reviews

    AP European Timeline Book Reviews

    Taher Gawad

    A visual timeline representing significant events and historical figures within European History.

  • The Handsomest Man in the Country reviews

    The Handsomest Man in the Country Book Reviews

    Nancy Radke

    Mally Buchanan always said she would marry The Handsomest Man in the Country. Almost eighteen, the war over and her family gone, Mally heads west to find her uncle and aunt. They a...

  • Routledge Handbook of Chinese Medicine reviews

    Routledge Handbook of Chinese Medicine Book Reviews

    Vivienne Lo & Michael Stanley-Baker

    The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Medicine is an extensive, interdisciplinary guide to the nature of traditional medicine and healing in the Chinese cultural region, and its plural...

  • Hospital Sketches reviews

    Hospital Sketches Book Reviews

    Louisa May Alcott

    This is Alcott's account of her experiences as a nurse during the Civil War in a Washington D.C. hospital. The sketches are taken ""from letters hastily written in t...

  • The Glory of African Kings and Queens reviews

    The Glory of African Kings and Queens Book Reviews

    Pusch Commey

    The Glory of African Kings and Queens is adapted from Volume 1 of 100 Great African Kings and Queens ( First Edition). This amazing journey through the sands of time opens a rich A...

  • The Constitution reviews

    The Constitution Book Reviews

    Library of Congress

    This Library of Congress Student Discovery Set is here to put history into your hands. It brings together historical artifacts and oneofakind documents from the collections of the ...

  • VINTAGE IRAN reviews

    VINTAGE IRAN Book Reviews

    RKOT

    Discover everyday life across Iran in the 1960s and 1970s before the 1979 Islamic Revolution in exclusive vintage photographs.

  • The Color Line reviews

    The Color Line Book Reviews

    W.E.B. Dubois

    With the publication of The Souls of Black Folk in 1903, W. E. B. Du Bois emerged as a leading black intellectual of the new twentieth century. The book was a collection of fourtee...

  • The Bloodlines of The Elite and The History of The Illuminati reviews

    The Bloodlines of The Elite and The History of The Illuminati Book Reviews

    Archangel Metatron

    The following is an understandable, detailed, and summarized timeline of events and people which have been proven scientifically, archaeologically, genetically and historically. It...

  • Egyptian Ideas of the Future Life reviews

    Egyptian Ideas of the Future Life Book Reviews

    Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge

    A study of the complicated ideas of the after life in which the Egyptians were so obsessed. Discussions from the Book of the Dead, as well as the three elements of the Egyptian rel...

  • 155 Life Lessons reviews

    155 Life Lessons Book Reviews

    Nino A. Kader

    Lessons on life that last through the ages... 1000 years ago in northern Persia a King is nearing death. He calls for his son, the heir apparent to the throne, to tell him some wor...

  • Sun Tzu, el arte de la guerra reviews

    Sun Tzu, el arte de la guerra Book Reviews

    Secretaría de Cultura

    A pesar de haber sido escrito hace 1540 años aproximadamente, hoy en dia la filosofia del Arte de la guerra ha ido más alla de los límites estrictamente militares, aplicandose a lo...

  • The Disfranchisement of the Negro reviews

    The Disfranchisement of the Negro Book Reviews

    John L. Love

    The assault, under the forms of law, which is being made upon the political rights of the Negro is the symptom of an animus which has its roots imbedded in the past. It does not ma...

  • The History of China in 50 Events reviews

    The History of China in 50 Events Book Reviews

    Henry Freeman

    As one of the oldest civilizations in the world, China has a vast, rich history. In order to assist with the study of Chinese history, this book has been broken down into a series ...

  • The United States of America Founding Documents reviews

    The United States of America Founding Documents Book Reviews

    Eric Muss-Barnes

    Containing the complete and unabridged text of the original documents which founded the United States of America. 1776: Declaration of Independence Sent to leaders around the world...

  • The Plight of the Working Class reviews

    The Plight of the Working Class Book Reviews

    Frederick Engels

    Frederick Engels (1820–1895) was twentytwo years old when he left Germany in the autumn of 1842 to settle in England. He came from a wealthy family of cotton manufacturers, which h...

  • Presidents of the United States reviews

    Presidents of the United States Book Reviews

    Mary Alepra

    Interesting facts about the Presidents of the United States.

  • American History in 50 Events reviews

    American History in 50 Events Book Reviews

    Henry Freeman

    American History in 50 Events Have you ever wondered why America is the way it is?  Do you want to understand the events that have shaped American culture?  Are y...

  • World War I reviews

    World War I Book Reviews

    Vikita Patel & Max Law

    Called the "Great War", World War One changed the course of history as it redrew the map of Europe and changed the nature of warfare.  This book examines the maj...

  • The Problem of China reviews

    The Problem of China Book Reviews

    Bertrand Russell

    This book is A must read for anyone looking to understand a historical perspective and how Mr. Russell's China compares to today's rising Dragon.

  • South reviews

    South Book Reviews

    Ernest Shackleton

    An Apple Books Classic edition. “Huge blocks of ice, weighing many tons, were lifted into the air and tossed aside as other masses rose beneath them. We were helpless intruders in ...

  • The Radium Girls reviews

    The Radium Girls Book Reviews

    Kate Moore

    Read the EXCLUSIVE extended excerpt of The Radium Girls … For fans of Hidden Figures , Rise of the Rocket Girls , and The Girls of Atomic City comes the incredible true story of th...

  • The Mysteries of Free Masonry reviews

    The Mysteries of Free Masonry Book Reviews

    William Morgan

    This book represents a great historical artifact of the antimasonic movement of the 19th Century. The book also talks about the process of becoming a Mason is a lifelong journey of...

  • The Art of War reviews

    The Art of War Book Reviews

    Sun Tzu

    "The Art of War" is an ancient Chinese military treatise dating from the 5th century BC and is attributed to the ancient Chinese military strategist Sun Tzu. The text is ...

  • A Short History of the World reviews

    A Short History of the World Book Reviews

    H.G. Wells

    A Short History of the World is a periodpiece nonfictional historic work by H. G. Wells first published by Cassell & Co, Ltd Publishing in 1922. It was first published in P...

  • An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations reviews

    An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations Book Reviews

    Adam Smith

    He remembered how it had seemed to him to him, a priest sweet to die if he might die clasping unrebuked this woman in his arms. The blood throbbed in his temples as he recalled the...

  • The History of Cuba in 50 Events reviews

    The History of Cuba in 50 Events Book Reviews

    Henry Freeman

    ☆ Cuban History in 50 Events ☆ Cuba is a nation with a long, rich history. The study of Cuban history is also the study of the development of the New World by Europe, and the first...

  • The Declaration of Independence of The United States of America reviews

    The Declaration of Independence of The United States of America Book Reviews

    United States

    The Declaration of Independence is the usual name of a statement adopted by the Continental Congress on July 4, 1776, which announced that the thirteen American colonies, then at w...

  • Islamic Civilizationn reviews

    Islamic Civilizationn Book Reviews

    Dr. Ragheb Elsergany

    The world civilizations that had emerged before Islam varied; each contributed a share to the progress of humanity, but all of these civilizations were subordinated to desires and ...

  • History Adventures, World of Characters reviews

    History Adventures, World of Characters Book Reviews

    Spencer Striker

    Introducing Empires & Interconnections, the newest edition in the awardwinning History Adventures digital book series, whose accolades include the 2019 Horizon Interactive ...

  • A Texas Ranger reviews

    A Texas Ranger Book Reviews

    N. A. Jennings

    Eighteenyearold Napoleon Augustus Jennings came to Texas in 1874 and joined a special force of Texas Rangers charged with border patrol under the command of L. H. McNelly. At this ...

  • Salem Witchcraft, Volumes I and II reviews

    Salem Witchcraft, Volumes I and II Book Reviews

    Charles Wentworth Upham

    The first volume of this work contains what seems to me necessary to prepare the reader for the second, in which the incidents and circumstances connected with the witchcraft prose...

  • Norse Mythology reviews

    Norse Mythology Book Reviews

    Stephan Weaver

    Norse Mythology is not only a relic of history but a fascinating record that exhibits humanities unending stream of creativity. This eBook delves into the past and emerges with a l...

  • The Indian on the Battle-Field reviews

    The Indian on the Battle-Field Book Reviews

    John Frost

    Philadelphia writer John Frost presents 33 stories drawn from history about the life and character of Native American Indians. This illustrated book, published in Boston in 1860, r...

  • Ancient Greece reviews

    Ancient Greece Book Reviews

    Stephan Weaver

    The foundation of democracy, the genesis of the Olympic Games, the cradle of Western thinking; the inspiration of the Renaissancethe world owes Ancient Greece a lot more than one m...

  • The History of the Peloponnesian War reviews

    The History of the Peloponnesian War Book Reviews

    Thucydides

    The history book recounts the 5th century BC war between Sparta and Athens to the year 411 BC.

  • History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire reviews

    History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Book Reviews

    Edward Gibbon

    The great work of Gibbon is indispensable to the student of history. The literature of Europe offers no substitute for The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. It has obtained und...

  • The Popol Vuh reviews

    The Popol Vuh Book Reviews

    Mario Hernández González

    Here we shall write and we shall begin the old stories, the beginning and the origin of all that was done in the town of the Quiché, by the tribes of the Quiché nation. And here we...

  • The Epic of Gilgamish reviews

    The Epic of Gilgamish Book Reviews

    Stephen Langdon

    The exact period of the reign of this king is unknown, but in the list of the Sumerian kingdoms he is fifth ruler in the Dynasty of Erech, which was considered the second dynasty t...

  • Auschwitz and the Death Camps reviews

    Auschwitz and the Death Camps Book Reviews

    Joshua Farrell

    This book is all about Adolf HItler and his worst creation, Auschwitz. Auschwitz was a brutal hell hole for Jews, Communists, Homosexuals, Gypsies and Jehovah’s Witnesses. He rose ...

  • Egyptian Mythology A Fascinating Guide to Understanding the Gods, Goddesses, Monsters, and Mortals reviews

    Egyptian Mythology A Fascinating Guide to Understanding the Gods, Goddesses, Monsters, and Mortals Book Reviews

    Matt Clayton

    From what we know of history, Egypt, along with Sumer, were the foundations of civilization. The Fertile Crescent, which stretched from the Nile Valley to the twin rivers in Mesopo...

  • Meditations reviews

    Meditations Book Reviews

    Marcus Aurelius

    Written in Greek by the only Roman emperor who was also a philosopher, without any intention of publication, the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius offer a remarkable series of challen...

  • The Notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci reviews

    The Notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci Book Reviews

    Leonardo da Vinci

    A collection of papers written in Italian by Leonardo da Vinci , in his characteristic lefthanded mirrorwriting (reading from right to left), including diagrams, drawings and brief...

  • The Chronology of Ancient Kingdoms Amended reviews

    The Chronology of Ancient Kingdoms Amended Book Reviews

    Isaac Newton

    This is a short chronicle from the first memory of things in Europe, to the Conquest of Persia by Alexander the Great.

  • The Federalist reviews

    The Federalist Book Reviews

    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison & John Jay

    The new charter of government agreed upon in Philadelphia in 1787 faced the daunting challenge of approval by conventions in each of the states. Immediately there arose one of the ...

  • The Art of War reviews

    The Art of War Book Reviews

    Sun Tzu

    An Apple Books Classic edition. It’s believed that Sun Tzu wrote this Chinese military primer during the 5th century BChundreds of years before the Bible. The book’s 13 chapters ex...

  • The Spirit of the Border reviews

    The Spirit of the Border Book Reviews

    Zane Grey

    Spirit of the Border is an historical novel written by Zane Grey, first published in 1906. The novel is based on events occurring in the Ohio River Valley in the late eighteenth ce...

  • The American Revolution reviews

    The American Revolution Book Reviews

    John Fiske

    The struggle by which the Thirteen Colonies on the Atlantic seaboard of North America won independence from Great Britain and became the United States. It is also called the Americ...

  • Bushido, the Soul of Japan reviews

    Bushido, the Soul of Japan Book Reviews

    Inazo Nitobe

    Bushido, the Way of the Warrior, the sources of the virtues most admired by his people: rectitude, courage, benevolence, politeness, sincerity, honor, loyalty and selfcontrol, and ...

  • A Short History of Scotland reviews

    A Short History of Scotland Book Reviews

    Andrew Lang

    A Short History of Scotland is a consise introduction to the history of Scotland from Roman times to the last Jacobite rebellion, written by the author of a much longer Scottish hi...

  • The French Revolution reviews

    The French Revolution Book Reviews

    Thomas Carlyle

    The book gives an insight of the French Revolution from 1789 to the height of the Reign of Terror (1793–94) and culminates in 1795. Thus it is considered to be an authoritative acc...