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by American University (Washington, D.C.). Foreign Areas Studies Division; United States. Army
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At head of title: U.S. Army
University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
by Froissart, Jean, 1338?-1410?; Berners, John Bourchier, Lord, 1466 or 7-1533; Macaulay, G. C. (George Campbell), 1852-1915
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Topics: Hundred Years' War, 1339-1453, Europe -- History 476-1492
Community Video
by Martin Dillon & Gordon Thomas
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Public Statement by Martin Dillon & Gordon Thomas 12-6-2002 'The Assassination of Robert Maxwell: Israel's Super Spy' (Robson Books UK) Two best-selling authors have bitterly accused their American publisher of "sabotaging" their book on Robert Maxwell he is to publish. The book, supported by FBI documents, and files from intelligence agencies across the globe, details the tycoon's until now unsuspected links to organised crime families in the Balkans - and how Maxwell penetrated...
Topics: PROMISE, Talpiot, Unit 8200, Robert Maxwell, Mossad, Rupert Murdock
Books to Borrow
by Bartos-Hoppner, Barbara
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Originally published as 'Sturm uber dem Kaukasus'
Topics: Shamil Imam, 1798?-1871, Russians, War, Jihad
Community Texts
by James Lindsay
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James Lindsay, Ibn ʿAsākir and Early Islamic History
Topics: Islam, Islamic history, Islamic studies
Community Texts
by Ejaz
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The Tradition Of Hermes Trismegistus :  The Egyptian Priestly Figure as a Teacher of Hellenized Wisdom by Christian H.Bull
Topic: Hermes Idris Enoch
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Evliya Çelebi, 1611?-1682?
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by Ejaz
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Evliya Çelebi In Medina Translation Robert Danoff Other Complete Translation: A Ottoman Traveler: Selections from Seyahatname:  Book of Travels https://b-ok.cc/book/2283248/730ac1 An Ottoman Mentality: The World  of Evliya Celebi  https://b-ok.cc/book/983062/2263c3
Topics: Madina, Ottoman, Evliya Celebi
Community Texts
by Ejaz
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Imadeddin Nesimi Poems Trans, Peter Tempest Suggested Reading: The Quatrains of Nesimi by Kathleen R.F Burrill https://drive.google.com/file/d/1EPJxOLmjZU_cALy5aUkA6Jml8VvmJBo7/view?usp=sharing The Hurufis: Nesimi, Refi'i by E. J. Gibb (extracted from The   History of Ottoman Poetry vol.4) https://drive.google.com/file/d/1jTze7l_mMZy81BmNzfDdcupROsDyY85L/view?usp=sharing Imadaddin Nesimi: Life and Activity by Hamid Arasli...
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Topics: Nesimi, Hurufism, Sufism
شـــعوبيـــــه ؛ نهضـــــــت مقاومــــت ملی ايــــــران ترجمه تحقیق و تالیف دکترمحمودرضاافتخارزاده چاپ اول 1371 خورشیدی SHoubiyeh : The National Movement Resistance of Iran     ( The Critical study of the Iranian national historical movements . Iran . Tehran . 1371 ــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــ در اين کتاب فزون...
Topic: SHoubiyeh : The National Movement Resistance of Iran
شـــعوبيــــه ؛ ناســـيونالــــيسم ايـــــرانـــــی نوشته دکترمحمودرضاافتخارزاده SHOUBIYYAH:IRANIAN NATIONALISM (The Critical study of the Iranian national historical movements ) Dr.M.R.Eftekharzadeh  Iran . Tehran . 1376   
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Topic: SHOUBIYYAH:IRANIAN NATIONALISM
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Dunsterville, L. C. (Lionel Charles), 1865-1946
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Universal Library
by William H Prescott
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Collection of works proving CIA infiltration in mainstream media.
Topic: Propaganda CIA Operation Mockingbird MKULTRA Church Committee Project Conspiracy Occult Secret...
California Digital Library
by Al Arawiyah
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Community Texts
by Ejaz
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The Caliph and the Heretic: Ibn Saba and the Origins of Shiʻism by Sean W. Anthony
Topic: gulat ibn saba
Community Texts
by Covert Action Information Bulletin
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This collection of Covert Action Information Bulletin issues was released in the CIA's "online archive". These are issues from 1978 to 1987, including the very first Covert Action Information Bulletin. These are available in other collections on the Internet Archive, but added them again here to go along with my small collection of issues which can be found here:  https://archive.org/details/@altviewstv-fanclub
Topics: Covert Action Information Bulletin, Covert Action Quarterly, CIA, Intelligence, Dissent
Community Texts
by Ejaz
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Mystic Regimes Sufism and the State in Iran from the Late Qajar-Era to the Islamic Republic by  Matthijs van den bos
Topic: qajar sufism nematollah order dahabiyah
Public Library of India
by Kitab Futuh Al-buldan
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Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.175260 dc.contributor.author: Kitab Futuh Al-buldan dc.date.accessioned: 2015-07-07T04:19:58Z dc.date.available: 2015-07-07T04:19:58Z dc.date.digitalpublicationdate: 0000-00-00 dc.date.citation: 1916 dc.identifier: City Central Library, Hyderabada dc.identifier.barcode: 2020120010888 dc.identifier.origpath: /data/upload/0010/893 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/175260 dc.description.scanningcentre:...
Topic: City
Books to Borrow
by Bina, Cyrus, 1946-; Zangeneh, Hamid; Center for Iranian Research and Analysis
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"Published in association with the Center for Iranian Research and Analysis (CIRA)"--T.p. verso
Topics: Capitalism, Economics
Community Texts
by Smirna Si
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bz Wilferd Madelung
Topic: islam
"This paper concerns the history of applied mathematics in medieval Islamic civilization. We will discuss the three astrological concepts of houses, rays and progressions and their mathematical interpretations. In Section 2 we introduce these concepts and explain their importance for the astrologers. The houses, rays and progressions could be defined according to mathematically different systems. The medieval systems for defining the houses were first classified by J. D. North (1986), and...
Topic: islam
تحوي الصفحة ملفين pdf أحدهما للكتاب الأصلي باللغة الإنجليزية الصادر عن منشورات جامعة برنستون والآخر للترجمة العربية الصادرة عن المركز القومي للكتاب
Topics: Mecca, مكة، patricia crone, باتريشيا كرون
Community Texts
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by I. Friendlaender
Topic: islam
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by Smirna Si
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vol. 2: The Legacy of Medieval Persian Sufism (1150-1500)
Topics: sufism, islam
Universal Library
by Lévi-Strauss, Claude; Translated by John Russell
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Originally published: London : Martin Secker & Warburg, 1993
Topics: Blavatsky, H. P. (Helena Petrovna), 1831-1891, Theosophy, Occultism, Spiritualism
Public Library of India
by Maulana Manhaj-ud-din Abu Umar-i-usman
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Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.503982 dc.contributor.author: Maulana Manhaj-ud-din Abu Umar-i-usman dc.date.accessioned: 2015-09-26T21:12:46Z dc.date.available: 2015-09-26T21:12:46Z dc.date.digitalpublicationdate: 2011 dc.identifier.other: 82251 dc.identifier.barcode: 99999990854863 dc.identifier.origpath: /data55/upload/0056/580 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/503982 dc.description.scannerno: 5 dc.description.scanningcentre:...
Topic: Allama
Ladbon Favorites
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Community Video
by www.solplatform.org
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Antonio Negri “Bitmeyen Isyan” bu önemli ahlaki ve politik filozof, militan, mahkum, mülteci ve sozde “devlet düsmani”nin hayatini ve itilafli zamanlarini göz önüne sermektedir. 60’lar ve 70’ler boyunca inanilmaz belgelere dayanan uzun grevler, fabrika istilalari, terorist aksiyonlar, siddetli sokak yüzlesmeleri ve rejim muhaliflerinin resmi davalari gibi örneklendirilebilecek Italya’da radikal sol kanattaki hareketlerinin köklerini göstermektedir. Bu hirgür...
Topics: Antonio, Negri, A, Revolt, That, Never, Ends, solplatform
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by William H. Prescott
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LibriVox recording of History of the Conquest of Mexico, by William H. Prescott. Note: This project had some missing and duplicate sections. This has been corrected as of July 9, 2010. The affected sections were 12, 13, 27, 28, 33, & 34. Much have I travell'd in the realms of gold, And many goodly states and kingdoms seen; Round many western islands have I been Which bards in fealty to Apollo hold. Oft of one wide expanse had I been told That deep-brow'd Homer ruled as his demesne; Yet...
Topics: LibriVox, audio books, Mexico, history, Mexican History, Cortez, Atztecs, conquistador
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Cornell University Library
by Elliot, H. M. (Henry Miers), Sir, 1808-1853; Dowson, John, 1820-1881
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
National Security Internet Archive (NSIA)
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38.8M
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The National Security Internet Archive focuses on files collected from That 1 Archive , MuckRock , NARA, the National Security Archive at GWU, Hood College, the Black Vault , the Government Attic , Paperless Archives, Ernie Lazar, the International Center for 9/11 Studies as well as various other historians, collectors and activists.
Topics: Government, Government documents, FOIA, Freedom of Information Act, National security, Law...
Weisberg Collection on the JFK Assassination
by Harold Weisberg
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Weisberg, an Office of Strategic Services officer during World War II, U.S. Senate staff member and investigative reporter, devoted 40 years of his life to researching and writing about the Kennedy and King assassinations. His first book, Whitewash: The Report on the Warren Report (1965), was the first critical study of the government's official version of what happened in Dallas on Nov. 22, 1963. Seven of the eight books Weisberg published after Whitewash were about the Kennedy assassination....
Topics: JFK assassination, Kennedy assassination
American Libraries
by Baddeley, John F. (John Frederick), 1854-1940
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Shamil, Imam, 1798?-1871
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=xkYEAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by John Reed
audio
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LibriVox recording of Ten Days that Shook the World, by John Reed. Read by volunteer readers. Ten Days that Shook the World (1919) is a book by American journalist and socialist John Reed about the October Revolution in Russia in 1917 which Reed experienced firsthand. Reed followed many of the prominent Bolshevik leaders, especially Grigory Zinoviev and Karl Radek, closely during his time in Russia. John Reed died in 1920, shortly after the book was finished, and he is one of the few Americans...
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Topics: LibriVox, audiobook, Bolshevik Revolution, history, Russia, Lenin, Kerensky, Socialism, USSR,...
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Books to Borrow
by Martin, Tony
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Topics: Wellesley College., Secret relationship between Blacks and Jews., African Americans -- Relations...
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by Le Roy Ladurie, Emmanuel
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Text translated from that of the 1969 paperback ed. (Paris : Flammarion et Cie), which is a one-vol. abridgement of the original two-vol. ed. published in 1966 (Paris : S.E.V.P.E.N.). See t.p. verso and p. xi-xii
Topics: Social history, Sociology, History, Peasantry, Sociology - General, History / France, France,...
Central Intelligence Agency collection
by Harold Weisberg
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Weisberg, an Office of Strategic Services officer during World War II, U.S. Senate staff member and investigative reporter, devoted 40 years of his life to researching and writing about the Kennedy and King assassinations. His first book, Whitewash: The Report on the Warren Report (1965), was the first critical study of the government's official version of what happened in Dallas on Nov. 22, 1963. Seven of the eight books Weisberg published after Whitewash were about the Kennedy assassination....
Topics: JFK assassination, Kennedy assassination
Prelinger Library
by Spivak, John L. (John Louis), b. 1897
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Topics: Secret service -- Germany, Propaganda, German
Books to Borrow
by Langguth, A. J., 1933-
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339 p. ; 22 cm
Topics: Mitrione, Dan, d. 1970, Intelligence officers -- United States -- Biography, Police -- United...
Public Library of India
by Drower, E. S
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Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.460203 dc.contributor.author: Drower, E. S dc.date.accessioned: 2015-09-22T14:31:56Z dc.date.available: 2015-09-22T14:31:56Z dc.date.copyright: 1937 dc.date.digitalpublicationdate: 2014/03/04 dc.date.citation: 1937 dc.identifier.barcode: 07019990357175 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/460203 dc.description.scannerno: SC-2 dc.description.scanningcentre: North Eastern States Libraries...
Topic: North
The Library of Congress
by Drower, E. S. (Ethel Stefana), Lady, 1879-
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The Library of Congress
by Drower, E. S. (Ethel Stefana), Lady, 1879-
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Microfiche
Topics: India -- Religion, India -- Social life and customs
Public Library of India
by Oman,john Campbell
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Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.515232 dc.contributor.author: Oman,john Campbell dc.date.accessioned: 2015-09-30T13:22:35Z dc.date.available: 2015-09-30T13:22:35Z dc.date.digitalpublicationdate: 2010/04/9 dc.date.citation: 1908 dc.identifier.other: V B Librarian dc.identifier.barcode: 04990010016860 dc.identifier.origpath: /data8/upload/0213/642 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/515232 dc.description.scannerno: VB/01...
Topic: C-DAK
Community Texts
by D. M
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D. M, 1992, Iranians in Achaemenid Babylonia
Topic: Babylonia
Community Texts
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dandamaev, M, (2009), Slavery in Babylonia: from Nebopolassar to Alexander the great (626- 331 B. C), translated by Rabstvo Vaviloni, Northern Illinois University Press.
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Topic: Babylonia
Internet Archive Books
texts
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Topics: Aeneas (Legendary character), Epic poetry, Latin
Wellesley College Library
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Bibliography: p. 294-311
Topics: Shamanism, Traditional medicine
Mirrortube
by Cato The Third
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(Reupload) Dedicated to Sir Oswald Mosley. (1896 – 1980) politician, soldier, founder and leader of the British Union of Fascists. Clip from the speech at Belle Vue, Manchester, in 1933 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8YfF13W-6Yc) This great meeting is gathered here tonight to hear the policy and faith of fascism. Fascism above all rests upon teamwork. The ability to pull together. The power to subordinate every interest of each single individual to the nation as a whole. Sooner or later in...
Topics: Youtube, video, Music, Mosley, Sir Oswald Mosley, British Union of Fascists, Oswald Mosley, Cato´s...
Mirrortube
by Zonwending
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The greatest Briton. The best leader Britain never had. Credit to a Norwegian anon on pol. Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QqHqCyjeugI Uploader: Zonwending Upload date: 2017-06-11
Topics: Youtube, video, Entertainment, Oswald Mosley, Mosley speech, British Union of Fascists, BUF,...
Community Texts
by John Andrew Boyle
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Turkish and Mongol Shamanism in the Middle Ages , by John Andrew Boyle, from Folklore , vol. 83, No. 3 (Autumn, 1972), pp. 177-193. Uploaded by Robert Bedrosian.
Topics: Religion, Shamanism, Ritual, Folklore, Mythology, Myths, Customs, Practises, Cultural Anthropology,...
Bibliography: p. [409]-410
Topics: Kurdistan -- Description and travel, Iraq -- Description and travel
Originally published: New York : A.A. Knopf, 2001
Topics: Albigenses, Christian heresies, Albigenses, Christian heresies
Books to Borrow
by Pears, Iain
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As art dealer Jonathan Argyll delivers a painting in Rome, someone tries to steal it and the buyer is murdered. In terms of money the painting is worthless, so why would anyone kill? Argyll's probe leads him to the resistance in World War II
Topics: Argyll, Jonathan (Fictitious character), Di Stefano, Flavia (Fictitious character), Police, Art,...
Books to Borrow
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Originally published: London ; Scolar; 1978
Topic: France Montaillou Social life 1294-1324
Community Texts
by Boril, Tzar of Bulgaria
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A cyrillic manuscript from XIV century (Palauzov prepis/ Palauzovo's copy) of the Bulgarian letter monument (1216). Constituted in order of Bulgarian emperor (tzar) Boril in the Tarnovo's council against famous Bulgarian middle age heretics- the Bogomils- spiritual fathers of Italian Cathars, French Albigoys and many other West European Middle Age sects of manichaean type. This source contains many very important informnations accordin history of Second Bulgarian Empire.
Topics: Bulgarian History, Second Bulgarian Empire, Tzar Boril, bogomils, manichaeans, Middle Age sects
University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
by Castiglione, Baldassarre, conte, 1478-1529; Opdyke, Leonard Eckstein, 1888-
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Topics: Courts and courtiers, Courtesy
Community Texts
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(An excerpt) From the Guardian     Thursday 6 November 2014  02.30 EST Sand, a history professor at Tel Aviv University, is the author of  The Invention of the Jewish People  (2009), a discursive yet polemical work that systematically undermines the claim that Jewishness is necessary – let alone sufficient – to justify the claims of the Israeli state to the territory formerly known as Palestine.  Now comes this short, highly personal text, which repurposes some of these arguments...
Topics: Shlomo Sand, The invention of the Jewish People, The invention of (the Land of) Israel, Zionism,...
PDFy Mirrors
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This public document was automatically mirrored from PDFy . Original filename: The Invention Of The Jewish People.pdf URL: https://pdf.yt/d/tK1HC34yngmDtslV Upload date: December 17, 2014 05:41:35
Topics: mirror, pdf.yt
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Community Texts
by Vladimir Minorsky
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Selected Writings of Vladimir Minorsky, in 729 searchable and bookmarked pdf pages. V. F. Minorsky, the renowned Iranist, published these 29 studies in a variety of journals between the years 1915 and 1967. While his work focuses mainly on Iran, his interests included Iran's neighbors, and he made valuable contributions to Turkish, Mongol, Caucasian, Kurdish, Armenian, and Byzantine studies as well. The download includes a link to other works by Minorsky at Internet Archive. Compiled by Robert...
Topics: History, Historical, Persia, Persian, Iran, Iranian, Turkish, Mongol, Caucasian, Kurdish, Armenian,...
U.S. State Department
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American Libraries
by Friedländer, Michael, 1833-1910
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Judaism
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=4lSjVjhH1NMC&oe=UTF-8
Books to Borrow
by Langer, Lawrence L
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-160) and index
Topics: Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in...
Books to Borrow
texts
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Translation of: ha-Milyon ha-sheviʻi
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), Jews, Public opinion, Holocaust...
Public Library of India
by Sir J.c.coyajee
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Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.279902 dc.contributor.author: Sir J.c.coyajee dc.date.accessioned: 2015-08-04T16:02:33Z dc.date.available: 2015-08-04T16:02:33Z dc.identifier.barcode: 05990010901072 dc.identifier.origpath: /data58/upload/0102/789 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/279902 dc.description.scannerno: 20003535 dc.description.scanningcentre: IIIT, Allahabad dc.description.main: 1 dc.description.tagged: 0...
Topic: IIIT
PDFy Mirrors
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This public document was automatically mirrored from PDFy . Original filename: 52_Alfred_McCoy___The_politics_of_heroin_in_Southeast_Asia.pdf URL: https://pdf.yt/d/MiSTDFMs_BBF8W9B Upload date: November 06, 2014 19:06:01
Topics: mirror, pdf.yt
Books for People with Print Disabilities
by Blanch, Lesley
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 485-488) and index
Topics: Shamil, Imam, 1798?-1871, Schamyl, 1797-1871, Imams, Généraux
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Community Texts
by James Edward Alexander
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Travels from India to England comprehending a visit to the Burman Empire, and a Journey through Persia, Asia Minor, European Turkey etc. in the years 1825-26, by James Edward Alexander (London, 1827), in 348 searchable and bookmarked pdf pages. A Wikipedia entry ("James Edward Alexander") describes his very active military career and writings.  Alexander also co-founded the Royal Geographical Society. This is a valuable source for the Russo-Persian war of that period, and also for...
Topics: Travel, Travel literature, Travellers, History, Historical, Geography, Middle East, Near East,...
Community Texts
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The Travels of Sir John Chardin, by the Way of the Black Sea, through the Countries of Circassia, Mingrelia, the Country of the Abcas, Georgia, Armenia, and Media, into Persia Proper, in 102 searchable and bookmarked pdf pages. This is a wonderful English summary of Chardin's French travel accounts, and appears on pp. 138-230 of volume 9 in the series The Best and Most Interesting Voyages and Travels in All Parts of the World (London, 1811), John Pinkerton, editor.  A Wikipedia entry...
Topics: Travel, Travel literature, Travellers, History, Historical, Geography, Antiquities, Caucasus,...
Community Texts
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This is the Arabic text and English translation of Ibn Serapion's important work on Mesopotamian geography. It appeared in two parts in the Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society (1895), pp. 1-76 and 255-316 accompanied by the scholarly comments of the translator, the renowned Arabist and historical geographer Guy Le Strange (1854-1933). Sections: 1. The Tigris; 2. The Euphrates; 3. Affluents of the Euphrates; 4. Streams flowing into these Affluents; 5. Canals between the Euphrates and the...
Topics: History, Historical, Geography, Medieval, Mesopotamia, Asia Minor, Baghdad, Arabs, Islam,...