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American Libraries

The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.


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"10th Anniversary Edition."
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Topic: Natural family planning
The Library of Congress
Oct 14, 2019 Hatch, David Patterson, 1846-1912
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comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Ethics
Biodiversity Heritage Library
Oct 14, 2019 Ingersoll, Ernest, 1852-1946
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comment 11
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 11 reviews )
Topics: Birds -- Folklore, Birds
The Library of Congress
Oct 14, 2019 Sinclair, Upton, 1878-1968; Naujokas, Jonas, [from old catalog] tr
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favorite 0
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Books to Borrow
Oct 13, 2019 Mikos, Ken; Smith, Cheri; Lentz, Ella Mae
texts
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favorite 16
comment 2
DVDs contain no audio
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Topics: American Sign Language, American Sign Language
Books to Borrow
Oct 13, 2019 Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
texts
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favorite 2
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Large type books
California Digital Library
Oct 13, 2019 Huckel, Oliver, 1864-1940; Johns Hopkins University. School of Medicine
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comment 1
"Best books for further reading": p. [215]-219
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Mental Healing
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.
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Topic: Depressions
Getty Research Institute
Oct 12, 2019 Asbjørnsen, Peter Christen, 1812-1885; Moe, Jørgen Engebretsen, 1813-1882; Bang, Herman, 1857-1912; Zieck, Ludwig
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eye 231
favorite 3
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Folklore, Fairy tales
Books to Borrow
Oct 12, 2019 Taylor, Peter, 1942-
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comment 1
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-267) and index
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Topics: Ulster Volunteer Force, Ulster Volunteer Force, Paramilitary forces, Political violence,...
Books to Borrow
Oct 12, 2019 Packard, Edward, 1931-; Granger, Paul, illus
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comment 1
You are offered a choice of experiences in the story, leading toappropriate endings
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Topics: Plot-your-own stories, Adventure stories
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.
( 1 reviews )
Books to Borrow
Oct 11, 2019 Houghton Mifflin Company
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Based on: The Right word II. c1983
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Topic: English language
Books to Borrow
Oct 11, 2019 Ostrander, John; Stradley, Randy, 1956-; Anderson, Brad; Brad Anderson; Tomas Giorello
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comment 1
"This volume collects ... Star wars: Republic #65-71"--Title page verso
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Topics: Life on other planets, Space warfare, Star Wars fiction, Graphic novels, Quests (Expeditions), Good...
Books to Borrow
Oct 11, 2019 Leibold, Jay; Wing, Ron
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Plot-your-own stories, Plot-your-own stories
Spanish Drama
Oct 11, 2019 Capella, Jacinto, 1880-1935; Lucio, José de; Merlo, Antonio
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No. 1, in vol. 102 with binder's title: Teatro Español : serie A
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American Libraries
Oct 11, 2019 Phiarais Mhic Gearailt
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comment 1
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
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Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=O4sNAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Boston Public Library
Oct 11, 2019 Tappan, G. Arthur (George Arthur)
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Contains short biographies and photographs of the Commissioners, Officers and Patrolmen attached to Boston's Police Headquarters, the Bureau of Criminal Investigation, and the 16 division stations
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Topics: Boston (Mass.). Police Dept, Boston (Mass.). Police Dept, Police
Source: bplsocsci
Books to Borrow
Oct 10, 2019 Brown, Roberta Seckler; Carey, Sue (Susan); Murdocca, Sal
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During a game of hide and seek Miguel searches for his friends in every room of the house
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Readers (Primary), Rooms, Dwellings, Hide-and-seek, Dwellings, Bosnian language materials
California Digital Library
Oct 10, 2019 Brewster, Elizabeth W
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comment 1
( 1 reviews )
American Libraries
Oct 10, 2019 Elizabeth W. Brewster
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Book digitized by Google from the library of University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=vpQ0AAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Books to Borrow
Oct 10, 2019 Wright, Peter, 1916-1995
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Includes index
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Topics: Wright, Peter, 1916-1995, Wright, Peter, 1916-, Great Britain. MI5, Grande-Bretagne. MI5,...
Books to Borrow
Oct 10, 2019 Wright, Peter, 1916-; Greengrass, Paul
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Includes index
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Topics: Wright, Peter, 1916-, MI5, Intelligence officers, Espionage
Includes index
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Topics: Plastering, Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Books to Borrow
Oct 10, 2019 Fox, Paula; Sunburst Communications (Firm)
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"Laurel-leaf books."
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Topics: Reading (Elementary), Slave trade, Slave trade
The Library of Congress
Oct 10, 2019 Lynch, Frances H. [from old catalog]
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favorite 7
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Dressmaking
Books to Borrow
texts
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comment 3
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Sewing, Dressmaking
Books to Borrow
Oct 9, 2019 Vogan, Sara
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Scenes from the homefront -- No other women -- Miss Buick of 1942 -- The crane wife -- Angels in the snow -- The confessions of the finch -- The strength of steel -- Sunday's no name band -- China across the bay -- Mozart in the afternoon -- Hearts of a shark
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Topic: Short stories
Books to Borrow
Oct 9, 2019 William, Kate; Pascal, Francine
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Twins
Getty Research Institute
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comment 1
Vol. 3, "Publicado pela Academia das Sciencias de Lisboa."
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Topics: Engineers, Architects, Engineers, Architects
Getty Research Institute
texts
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favorite 1
comment 1
Vol. 3, "Publicado pela Academia das Sciencias de Lisboa."
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Topics: Engineers, Architects, Engineers, Architects
Getty Research Institute
texts
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favorite 3
comment 1
Vol. 3, "Publicado pela Academia das Sciencias de Lisboa."
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Topics: Engineers, Architects, Engineers, Architects
Place of sale: London; Date of sale: May 9-10, 1879
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Auction catalogs
Books to Borrow
Oct 9, 2019 Maxwell, Arthur Stanley, 1896-1970
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comment 1
v. 1. The book of beginnings from creation to Joseph
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Topics: Bible stories, English, Bible stories
Duke University Libraries
Oct 8, 2019 Anonymous
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comment 3
Publisher's advertisements on back cover
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American Libraries
Oct 8, 2019 Holy Trinity Church (Wilmington, Del .), Burr, Horace , Historical Society of Delaware
texts
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favorite 2
comment 1
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=KFe8sfrNhdsC&oe=UTF-8
Brandeis University Libraries
Oct 8, 2019 Pigafetta, Antonio, ca. 1480/91-ca. 1534; Parr, Charles McKew donor; Parr, Ruth, donor
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favorite 3
comment 1
Purchased by McKew Parr from Edna S. Wingo, Washington, 6/21/1957
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Magalhães, Fernão de, d. 1521, Voyages around the world
Books to Borrow
Oct 8, 2019 Twitchell, Paul, 1908-1971
texts
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favorite 6
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Botany, Medical, Herbs
Books to Borrow
Oct 8, 2019 Ringer, Robert J
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Bibliography: p. 310-312
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Conduct of life
California Digital Library
Oct 8, 2019 Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919; Denslow, W. W. (William Wallace), 1856-1915
texts
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favorite 197
comment 4
Publisher's green and red illustrated cloth over boards; illustrated endpapers. Plate detached
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: Adventure and adventurers, Wizards
Books to Borrow
Oct 7, 2019 Stine, R. L
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favorite 4
comment 1
"An Apple paperback."
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Horror stories, American, Ghost stories, American, Plot-your-own stories
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
Oct 7, 2019 May, Samuel, 1810-1899
texts
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comment 1
Holograph
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: May, Samuel, 1810-1899, Antislavery movements, Abolitionists
American Libraries
Oct 7, 2019 Gomes, Álvaro, 16th cent; Sá, Artur Moreira de, 1913-
texts
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favorite 1
comment 1
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Soul
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=pxNyBfUGBuwC&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
texts
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favorite 2
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Books to Borrow
Oct 6, 2019 Kurtz, Katherine
texts
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comment 1
"A Del Rey book."
( 1 reviews )
Books to Borrow
Oct 6, 2019 Mason, Tom, 1958-; Danko, Dan
texts
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Juvenile literature, Magic tricks
California Digital Library
Oct 5, 2019 Carlyle, Thomas, 1795-1881
texts
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v. 1-6. Frederick the Great. -- 6. Past and present. -- 7-9. Oliver Cromwell's letters. -- 9. Life of Schiller. -- 10-11 The French Revolution. -- 12. Sartor Resartus, and Heroes hero worship. -- 13. The life of John Sterling, and Latter-day pamphlets
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California Digital Library
Oct 4, 2019 Payson, Jesse W; Dunton, S. (Seldom); Scribner, W. M. (William M.); Shattuck, G. H. (George H.); Manson, A S
texts
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comment 1
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Penmanship
Books to Borrow
Oct 4, 2019 Hadfield, J. A. (James Arthur), 1882-1967
texts
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comment 1
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Books to Borrow
Oct 3, 2019 Campbell, Joseph, 1904-1987
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730 p. : 22 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Mythology
California Digital Library
Oct 3, 2019 Carey, George W. (George Washington), 1845-1924; Perry, Inez Eudora, b. 1871
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favorite 49
comment 7
American Religions Collection
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews )
Topics: Word of God (Theology), Bible and astrology, California -- Imprints
Illustrated by the author's original drawings, with directions for the arrangement of a microscope, and the collection and mounting of objects
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Microscopy, Microscopes
American Libraries
Oct 3, 2019 Wakefield, Walter L. (Walter Leggett); Evans, Austin P. (Austin Patterson)
texts
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: Heresies, Christian
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=QBI9AAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Books to Borrow
Oct 2, 2019 Geronimo Stilton
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favorite 3
comment 1
Translation of: Benvenuti a rocca tacagna
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Topics: Stilton, Geronimo, Mice, Weddings, Stilton, Geronimo (Fictitious character), Stilton, Geronimo...
The Library of Congress
Oct 2, 2019 Squier, E. G. (Ephraim George), 1821-1888; New-York Historical Society
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comment 1
Caption title
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Indians of Central America, Mounds
Books to Borrow
Oct 2, 2019 Niffenegger, Audrey
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When Elspeth Noblin dies, she leaves everything to the 20-year-old American twin daughters of her own long-estranged twin, Edie. Valentina and Julia, as enmeshed as Elspeth and Edie once were, move into Elspeth's London flat and through a series of developing relationships a crisis develops that could pull the twins apart
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Topics: Sisters, Spiritual life
American Libraries
Oct 1, 2019 Louisiana, Henry Lastrapes Garland
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
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Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=l8MSAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Books to Borrow
Oct 1, 2019 Harrison, Lisi
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Wealthy Massie is determined to exclude middle class Claire, the daughter of her father's old friend, from her seventh-grade clique at a very exclusive private school in Westchester, New York, but after Massie steals her only friend, Claire strikes back
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Topics: Cliques (Sociology), Social classes, Middle schools, Schools, Cliques (Sociology), Social classes,...
Books to Borrow
Oct 1, 2019 Levin, Howard
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Sathya Sai Baba, 1926-
Books to Borrow
Oct 1, 2019 Mary Blessed Virgin, Saint (Spirit); Kirkwood, Annie, 1937-; Kirkwood, Byron
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Includes bibliographical references
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Mary Blessed Virgin, Saint (Spirit), Spirit writings, Twentieth century
American Libraries
Oct 1, 2019 Geisberg, Max, 1875-1943
texts
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Wood-engraving, German
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=qdUAAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Books to Borrow
Oct 1, 2019 Turner, Jonathan H
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Sociology, Sociologie
Books to Borrow
Oct 1, 2019 Richard Craze
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Hell -- Comparative studies., Hell -- Humor.
Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
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Topics: Civil law, Admiralty
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=2DwyAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Books to Borrow
Sep 30, 2019 Canny, Nicholas P
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Bibliography: p. 227-232
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Topics: Ireland -- History -- 16th century., Ireland -- History -- 17th century.
California Digital Library
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v. I. The Dorsetshire poor.--Free trade and protection.--Famine in India.--Education.--Lancashire distress and relief.--Emigration.--Disease.--Ireland.--Wars.--Corn laws.--Sanitation.--Crime: its origin and treatment.--Religion and the church.--v. II. Religion and the church (cont.)--The labouring poor.--The organisation of charity.--The Crimean War.--Poor law.--Labour questions.--Women's and children's questions.--Miscellaneous
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Topic: Great Britain -- Social conditions
State Library of Pennsylvania
Sep 30, 2019 Casement, Roger, 1864-1916.
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Topics: Irish question., World War, 1914-1918 Causes.
Books to Borrow
Sep 30, 2019 Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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Originally published: Collins, 1953
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Books to Borrow
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 109-112)
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Topics: History: World, History, History - General History, Economic Conditions, General, Business &...
Books to Borrow
Sep 29, 2019 Innocenti, Roberto; Gallaz, Christophe, 1948-
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During World War II, a young German girl's curiosity leads her to discover something far more terrible than the day-to-day hardships and privations that she and her neighbors have experienced
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Topics: World War, 1939-1945, World War, 1939-1945, Concentration camps, War, Conduct of life
American Libraries
Sep 29, 2019 Annie S. Swan
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=2H0OAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
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Topic: Knights of Columbus.
Books to Borrow
Sep 29, 2019 Strauss, Leo, ed; Cropsey, Joseph, joint ed
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Includes bibliography
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Topics: Political science, Politieke filosofie, Filosofen, Philosophie politique
Books to Borrow
Sep 28, 2019 Walsh, Michael, 1949-
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favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation, United States. Central Intelligence Agency, Police