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  • Brothers at Arms: American Independence and the Men of France and Spain Who Saved It
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    Pages : 464

    by: Larrie D. Ferreiro

    Publisher: pKnopf

    Book Description

    European allies supplied arms, ammunition, uniforms, savvy commanders, engineers, and soldiers to aid the American Revolution.

    The newly proclaimed United States was not the only nation that wanted Great Britain out of North America in 1 ... more

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    2016-11-15

    ISBN-10: 1101875240

    ISBN-13: 9781101875247

    Language: English

  • Istanbul: City of Majesty at the Crossroads of the World
    Views : 187
    Pages : 400

    by: Thomas F. Madden

    Publisher: pViking

    Book Description

    The author of Venice: A New History (2012) returns with the astonishing and sanguinary story of the iconic city on the Bosporus.

    Madden (Director, Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies/St. Louis Univ.) begins by noting the o ... more

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    2016-11-22

    ISBN-10: 0670016608

    ISBN-13: 9780670016600

    Language: English