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The Revenge of Quetzalcoatl: Hernando Cortés and the Invasion of Mexico

The Revenge of Quetzalcoatl: Hernando Cortés and the Invasion of Mexico

By Frederick A. Ober. Aztec legends warned of the fearsome return of a white, bearded god from across the seas who would destroy their civilization. This prediction came true with… Read more »

Our Empire Story

Our Empire Story

By H E Marshall. This 1908 book is one of the great classics which emanated from the time when the British Empire was at its height. Spanning four continents, the Empire included… Read more »

Scotland’s Story

Scotland’s Story

By H.E. Marshall. This 1906 book is another great classic which was written at a time when British—or in this case—Scottish people were proud of their history and heritage. Originally designed for… Read more »

The Story of Europe

The Story of Europe

By HE Marshall. A wonderfully-written masterpiece of storytelling, originally designed for younger readers but which became popular with all ages because of its easy-to-read narrative, this book tells the story of the… Read more »

The Captives of Abb’s Valley: A Legend of Frontier Life

The Captives of Abb’s Valley: A Legend of Frontier Life

By James Moore Brown. A true account of the 1786 murders and abduction of the survivors of the Moore family of Virginia by Indians. This remarkable book, long suppressed because of the… Read more »

The Barbary Rovers

The Barbary Rovers

By John Finnemore. The Barbary pirates operated for over 300 years from the time of the expulsion of the Moors from Spain in 1492 until the occupation of Algiers by France in… Read more »

Teutonic Unity

Teutonic Unity

By Earnest Sevier Cox. An engrossing history of the Teutonic (Germanic) peoples from the time of the rebellion against the Roman Empire under Hermann to the twentieth century. First defining the Teutons… Read more »

A Brief History of the Warr [sic] with the Indians in New-England

A Brief History of the Warr [sic] with the Indians in New-England

By Increase Mather. This is a contemporary account of one of the first major conflicts (known as “King Philip’s War”) between the early European colonists and the Indians in New England. Named… Read more »

Jihad: Islam’s 1,300 Year War Against Western Civilisation

Jihad: Islam’s 1,300 Year War Against Western Civilisation

By Arthur Kemp. For centuries, violent Muslims have been trying to capture Europe for Islam. Sweeping out from its origin in Saudi Arabia, Islam has expanded through violent conquest into North Africa,… Read more »

The Lost White Race

The Lost White Race

By Ira Calvin. First published in 1944 by an American soldier serving in the Pacific War against Japan, this book is a product of its time and offers a fascinating, if antiquated,… Read more »

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