Epic Rivalry

Author: Von Hardesty
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426202091
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Written by Smithsonian curator Von Hardesty and researcher Gene Eisman, Epic Rivalry tells the story from both the American and the Russian points of view, and shows how each space-faring nation played a vital role in stimulating the work ...

Gandhi And Churchill

Author: Arthur Herman
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1409063631
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Yet the truth was Churchill and Gandhi were bitter enemies throughout their lives. This book reveals, for the first time, how that rivalry shaped the twentieth century and beyond.

Iron War

Author: Matt Fitzgerald
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1780871333
Size: 25.77 MB
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The book weaves an examination of the anatomy of mental toughness into a gripping tale of athletic adventure. With its emotional and intellectual depth, Iron War is a captivating and thought-provoking portrait of the human will.

Power Inc

Author: David Rothkopf
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 1429950218
Size: 32.18 MB
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Beginning with the story of an inquisitive Swedish goat wandering off from his master and inadvertently triggering the birth of the oldest company still in existence, Power, Inc. follows the rise and fall of kings and empires, the making of ...

Heirs Of The Founders

Author: H. W. Brands
Publisher: Doubleday
ISBN: 0385542542
Size: 38.40 MB
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From New York Times bestselling historian H. W. Brands comes the riveting story of how America's second generation of political giants--Henry Clay, Daniel Webster, and John Calhoun--battled to complete the unfinished work of the Founding ...

Jefferson And Hamilton

Author: John Ferling
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1608195422
Size: 52.51 MB
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Jefferson and Hamilton is the story of the fierce struggle-both public and, ultimately, bitterly personal-between these two titans. It ended only with the death of Hamilton in a pistol duel, felled by Aaron Burr, Jefferson's vice president.

Willie Pep Vs Sandy Saddler

Author: Doug Werner
Publisher: Tracks Publishing
ISBN: 1935937642
Size: 57.47 MB
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Notes on the Boxing Legends and Epic Rivalry Doug Werner. Sources for
Chapter 3 Collier's Fightbeat.com Hartford Courant Heller, Peter. “In This Corner .
..!”: 42 World Champions Tell Their Stories. New York, New York: Da Capo Press,
1994. New York Times, November 20, 21, 1942. Pep, Willie and Sacchi, Robert.
Friday's Heros. Bloomington, Indiana: Author House, 2008. Roberts, James B.
and Skutt, Alexander G. The Boxing Register. Ithaca, New York: McBooks Press,
Inc., 2011 ...

A Farewell To Glory

Author: Wally Carew
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 147970251X
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The Rise and Fall of an Epic Football Rivalry Boston College Vs. Holy Cross
Wally Carew. A. Classic. Rivalry. Ends. WHAT WOULD TURN OUT TO BE THE
FINAL GAME IN THE GRAND, OLD Jesuit college football rivalry had just ended
at Fitton Field in Worcester. Boston College had won convincingly, drubbing Holy
Cross 56-26. The final cheers had barely faded when Father John Brooks, 5.1.,
the former president of the College of the Holy Cross, took action. The date was ...

The Rivalry

Author: John Taylor
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1588364968
Size: 75.90 MB
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THE FINAL GAME of the 1969 championship series was the culmination of an
epic ten-year rivalry between two of the greatest athletes of mid-century America.
But it was more than that, too; it was the last battle in what had been an ongoing
contest over how best to compete, a contest that had revealed to fans and to the
players themselves the essence of athletic greatness in a team sport. And in the
end it had turned on a single moment and a single choice—Chamberlain's
request to ...