History in Your Hand
Language: en
Pages: 171
Authors: John M. Taylor
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

A comprehensive and readable history of the Manuscript Society's first 50 years and of the world of autograph collecting and archiving.
History in Their Hands
Language: en
Pages: 322
Authors: Harvey Lutske
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Jason Aronson Incorporated

Agnon, Chaim Nachman Bialik, Emma Lazarus, Isaac Bashevis Singer, and Elie Wiesel; Americans, including Bernard Baruch, Louis D.
Fingerprints of God: His Hand in History and in Human Hearts
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Franklin S. Nauman
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-01-25 - Publisher: Author House

Fingerprints of God is drawn from the authors experience during 50 years of parish ministry to a broad spectrum of worshippers, from teen-agers to senior citizens, from farmers to physicists, from blue collar workers to PhDs. All shared a common hunger to know God as an eternal reality in a
Medicine and Healing in the Premodern West: A History in Documents
Language: en
Authors: Winston Black
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-26 - Publisher: Broadview Press

Medicine and Healing in the Premodern West traces the history of medicine and medical practice from Ancient Egypt through to the end of the Middle Ages. Featuring nearly one hundred primary documents and images, this book introduces readers to the words and ideas of men and women from across Europe
The Power Of Babel
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: John McWhorter
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-30 - Publisher: Random House

There can be few subjects of such widespread interest and fascination to anyone who reads as the strange ways of languages. In this wonderfully entertaining and fascinating book, John McWhorter introduces us to 'the natural history of language': from Russonorsk, a creole of Russian and Norwegian once spoken by trading