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The Distant Empire

A Story of Early Louisiana

by Henry Howell

  • 66 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by AuthorHouse .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • History,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages376
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11875401M
    ISBN 101425989497
    ISBN 109781425989491
    OCLC/WorldCa154757826

      In his book "The Anti-Gravity Handbook" David H. Childress mentions yet another Indian source, the Samar and says that "Vimanas were "iron machines, well-knit, and smooth, with a charge of mercury that shot out of the back in the form of a roaring flame".   Empire did not make Britain modern, even if the problems of governing distant strangers did make it a laboratory for abstracting and then reembedding new forms of authority. Although these were sometimes imported to Britain from the colonies, it was not a one-way street and the traffic flowed both ways.   The empire did not “fail” to build a centralised German state or nation because “no one felt either needed building”. Rather than a distant irrelevance, the Author: Christopher Kissane.


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