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Aldo Leopold: His Life and Works   
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This biography of Aldo Leopold follows him from his childhood as a precocious naturalist to his profoundly influential role in the development of conservation and modern environmentalism in the United States. This edition includes a new preface by author Curt Meine and an appreciation by acclaimed Kentucky writer and farmer Wendell Berry.
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All Hands On Deck: Forgotten Great Lakes Shipwreckss   
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Exploring the history of the ships of the Great Lakes and the people who worked with them, "All Hands on Deck" will take you from the 1830s to 2010. In between you will meet people who have been long forgotten and travel along on their adventures. You will also meet some who are alive and well and you will see their stories unfold. From the old woo
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The American Association Milwaukee Brewerss   
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Many people know of Milwaukee's famous beer brewers, such as Schlitz, Pabst, and Miller, but these pages contain the story of the original baseball Brewers. The Milwaukee Brewers of the American Association spent 51 seasons (1902-1952) on the city's near north side. To have had the opportunity to stretch out in the sun-soaked stands of Borchert Fie
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Ancient Slavery & Modern Ideologys   
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Condition Notes: Good hardcover in good jacket. Some highlighting. Jacket has a tear along front flap crease, now protected in mylar cover. Some light foxing.
  
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Armoured Guardsmen: A War Diary from Normandy to the Rhines   
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Shortly after D-Day, Bob Boscawen, fresh from Cambridge and Sandhurst, found himself in Normandy with his Coldstream Guards tank unit. During the months that followed, he kept a diary recording the Guards Armoured Division's almost constant activity in France, Belgium, Holland, and Germany--until, having already had three tanks shot from under him,
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Arrived on this Ship: Great Lakes Postcards from the Early Twentieth Centurys   
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Arrived on this Ship is about travel on the Great Lakes one hundred years ago. It is an album of ship postal cards from the first two decades of the twentieth century. More than just an album, author Hudson Keenan has written about historical events, technology of the day, and life styles as each individual card suggests. Ship views are divided by
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Bakunin: A Biographys   
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"The passion for destruction is a creative passion," wrote the anarchist Mikhail Bakunin in 1842. Since then, the popular image of anarchism has been one of violence and terror. But this picture is wildly misleading, and the media has done more to obscure anarchism than to explain it. Focusing on the street fighting and confrontations with police,
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Bereavement and Consolation: Testimonies from Tokugawa Japans   
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Death came early and often to the people of Tokugawa Japan, as it did to the rest of the pre-modern world. Yet the Japanese reaction to death struck foreign observers and later scholars as particularly subdued. In this study, Harold Bolitho translates and analyses some extraordinary accounts written by three Japanese men of the late 18th and early
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Black Hawks   
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The Battle For The Heart of America

In the spring of 1832, Black Hawk and his Sauk followers, including seven hundred warriors, rose up and defiantly crossed the Mississippi to reclaim their ancestral home in Illinois. The repellion was dashed in just three months, yet no other violent encounter between white America and native people embodies so    more...

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Boosters, Hustlers, And Speculators: Entrepreneurial Culture And The Rise Of Minneapolis And St. Paul, 1849-1883s   
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In 1849, when settlers arrived in the newly formed Minnesota Territory, they disembarked at the rough shantytown known as St. Paul, home to fur traders and a handful of merchants. Nearby was Fort Snelling, its soldiers charged with keeping peace in the wilderness, its territory later transferred to the burgeoning settlement at Minneapolis. Less tha
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