Law In America

Author: Lawrence M. Friedman
Publisher: Modern Library
ISBN: 1588362507
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In this trenchant, illuminating book, he distills a lifetime of scholarship and teaching into a concise and provocative explanation of the role that law has played in shaping the distinctive contours of American history and culture.” ...

Nazism And War

Author: Richard Bessel
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1780226780
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A chilling and powerful account of the rise and fall of the Nazis, emphasising their beliefs in race and war which produced the most terrible killing frenzy in the history of humanity As this book shows, Nazi ideology was based on two ...


Author: Richard Pipes
Publisher: Modern Library
ISBN: 1588360962
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At its heart, the book is a history of the Soviet Union, the most comprehensive reorganization of human society ever attempted by a nation-state.

But If A Zombie Apocalypse Did Occur

Author: Amy L. Thompson
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 1476620903
Size: 23.61 MB
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Hoffer, Nation of Laws, 15 (explaining “Every period of economic downturn [
brings] an upturn in litigation, driven by creditors trying to recover from ...
Friedman, Lawrence M. Law in America: A Short History. Modern Library
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The Company

Author: John Micklethwait
Publisher: Modern Library
ISBN: 9781588360908
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From the acclaimed authors of A Future Perfect comes the untold story of how the company became the world’s most powerful institution.


Author: Colin Renfrew
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1780225814
Size: 75.34 MB
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The book closes with a fascinating chapter on the transition from Prehistory to History, on early writing systems.

Women And The Law

Author: Ashlyn K. Kuersten
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0874368782
Size: 47.68 MB
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Because classification by sex was an accepted aspect of common law, laws that
have discriminated against women had to be changed largely through
congressional ... Law in America: A Short History. New York: Modern Library


Author: Edward J. Larson
Publisher: Modern Library
ISBN: 1588365387
Size: 42.37 MB
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Here are portraits of Cuvier, Lamarck, Darwin, Wallace, Haeckel, Galton, Huxley, Mendel, Morgan, Fisher, Dobzhansky, Watson and Crick, W. D. Hamilton, E. O. Wilson, and many others.

The Romantic Revolution

Author: Tim Blanning
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1780225679
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The first two - the French Revolution and the Industrial Revolution - have inspired the greatest volume of literature. But the third - the romantic revolution - was perhaps the most fundamental and far-reaching.


Author: Mark Kurlansky
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1407020412
Size: 36.56 MB
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Following the grand sweep of history from Confucius to Tolstoy, Erasmus to Gandhi, bestselling author Mark Kurlansky traces pacifism and its proponents to show how many modern ideas, a united Europe, the United Nations, and the abolition of ...