History

Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it

The Nurse in Greek Life

Sister Mary Rosaria

 The frequent mention of the nurse in connection with the child and the family and the numerous descriptions of her in Greek art have suggested the investigation of Greek classical literature and the inscriptions with the purpose of ascertaining...

American Problems

Theodore Roosevelt

Theodore Roosevelt's expositions on what he accepted were six of the most problems confronting America within the early 20th century.

Under the Turk in Constantinople: A record of Sir John Finch's Embassy

George Frederick Abbott

The history of Anglo-Turkish relations as a whole still remains to be written—a strange and not very creditable fact, considering the part which the Ottoman Empire has played in our commercial and political career since the age of Queen Elizabe...

The Diary of a U-boat Commander

Sir Stephen King-Hall

The diary of a World War One U-Boat commander. As well as being a interesting see of life on the German U-boats amid the strongly submarine bar, this moreover reminds us there were people included - on both sides of the activity - as we studied as we...

Bill of Rights

The United States Bill of Rights comprises the first ten amendments to the United States Constitution.The American Bill of Rights, inspired by Jefferson and drafted by James Madison, was adopted, and in 1791 the Constitution's first ten amendments be...

An Introduction to Philosphy

George Stuart Fullerton

The gift book has been made as clean and easy as possible- that no useless problems can be positioned withinside the route of folks that input upon the thorny street of philosophical reflection.    

The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

Edward Gibbon

The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire is a six-volume work by the English historian Edward Gibbon. It traces Western civilization from the height of the Roman Empire to the fall of Byzantium. Volume I was published in 1776 and went...

Philosophical Dictionary

Voltaire

The Dictionnaire philosophique is an encyclopedic dictionary published by the Enlightenment thinker Voltaire in 1764. The alphabetically arranged articles often criticize the Roman Catholic Church, Judaism, Islam, and other institutions.

Julius Caesar

William Shakespeare

 The Tragedy of Julius Caesar is a history play and tragedy by William Shakespeare first performed in 1599. It is one of several plays written by Shakespeare based on true events from Roman history, such as Coriolanus and Antony and Cleopatra.

The History of the Peloponnesian War

Thucydides

The book The History of the Peloponnesian War describes the war between the Delos Union and the Peloponnesos. Important parts of this war fought between 431-434 BC are described. This work examined the objectivity of war in detail and made a historic...