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In How I Found Livingstone

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Sir Henry M Stanley and Henry Morton Stanley

Sir Henry Morton Stanley is famously quoted for saying "Dr Livingstone, i Presume?". Born in Wales, he migrated over to the United…

Chapter 6: Jacob, Part 12

In The Legends of the Jews, Volume 1

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Louis Ginzberg

Rabbi Louis Ginzberg was one of the outstanding Talmudists of the twentieth century. He was born on November 28, 1873, in Kovno, Lithuania; …

Chapter XII, Part 2

In The History of England, from the Accession of James II - (Volume 3, Chapter 12)

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Thomas Babington Macaulay

Much of this chapter is taken up with the affairs of Ireland during the reign of James II. The Protestants and Catholics are having their us…

Chapter 1, part 7

In A History of Greece to the Death of Alexander the Great, Vol I

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John Bagnell Bury

J. B. Bury wrote his “History of Greece” before World War I, but it was such a good overview of classical Greek history that the third editi…

06 - Ch. III: Longarone To Cortina, pt. 2

In Untrodden Peaks and Unfrequented Valleys

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Amelia B. Edwards and Amelia Ann Blanford Edwards

Amelia B. Edwards wrote this historical travelogue in in 1873. The book describes her travels through a relatively un-visited area in the So…

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