Download e-book for iPad: Dayton (Postcard History Series) by Curt Dalton

By Curt Dalton

the increase and close to destruction of Dayton within the early twentieth century is chronicled during this visible postcard background. The postcards exhibit many of the city's designated advertisement constructions, motels, church buildings, and flats, many now gone as a result of city renewal and road development within the Nineteen Sixties and Seventies. Landmarks featured contain the nationwide infantrymen' domestic, outfitted for veterans of the Civil conflict in 1868, and there's a complete bankruptcy devoted to the occasions of the 1913 flood that ceaselessly replaced the face of the town. Over 2 hundred postcard photos have been chosen from the Dayton Metro Library and a couple of privately held collections.

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Get Pocket Guide to Britains Farm Model & Toy Tractors 1998-2008 PDF

By David Pullen

Many farmers built their early wisdom utilizing version or toy farm tractors, and gathering those versions has develop into renowned world wide with every age. Britains has been a number one farm version producer in view that 1921, freeing its first 1:32nd version tractor in 1948.
In this publication, David Pullen seems to be on the version tractors Britains produced among 1998 and 2008, after creation moved from the united kingdom to China and the corporate turned a RC2 model. The totally illustrated ebook with over 1200 color images presents a finished consultant to eu and North American releases, together with constrained and certain variations. It info over 2 hundred versions of tractors from major brands corresponding to Case IH, Ford, foreign, JCB, John Deere, Massey Ferguson, New Holland, Steiger and Valtra Valmet.
David has written many articles on farm version accumulating and can also be writer of 2 different books: Britains version Tractors 1949-1998 and Britains Balers & Combines 1967-2007.

eBook ISBN: 978-1-845846-81-7 (9781845846817)
Print ISBN: 9781845842222 (9781845842222)

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Judith Stoltz Maniskas's Hocking Hills, The: 1900-1950 (Postcard History Series) PDF

By Judith Stoltz Maniskas

The Hocking Hills is a time period given to the realm in southeastern Ohio positioned predominately in Hocking County. hundreds of thousands of visitors stopover at the valley every year to adventure the first function of the Hocking Hills: the attractive and historical cave approach that stands this present day because it has for eons. From 1900 to 1950, the caves have been a favored topic for postcard pictures, and city and nation citizens who lived and labored during this region have been captured on classic postcards. citizens created their very own leisure, and major highway parades, the county reasonable, vacations, patriotic occasions, and family members gatherings have been celebrated and recorded with penny postcards.

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Classic Handguns of the 20th Century by David Arnold PDF

By David Arnold

This excessive quality reference bargains readers a dynamic colourful depiction of handguns major to days passed by. greater than 20 types from the 1900s are lined - the Colt SAA, Smith & Wesson .357 Magnum, Walther P-38, Beretta ninety two - such as the times of gunfighters and cowboy motion heroes.

Based at the sequence of featured twentieth century handguns from Handguns journal, every one bankruptcy will contain thorough assurance of a particular version, together with old importance of the version; technical necessities; timeline of layout alterations, adaptations, finishes and fabric; details on derivatives and clones; collector values; and dealing with and working features. Full-color old photos supply readers a nostalgic glimpse into the earlier lifetime of well known twentieth century handguns.

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Download e-book for iPad: Retreat and Rearguard - Dunkirk 1940: The Evacuation of the by Jerry Murland

By Jerry Murland

This booklet, the 3rd name within the Author’s Retreat and Rearguard sequence, covers the activities of the BEF through the retreat from the Dyle Line to the evacuation issues of Dunkirk, Boulogne, Calais, St Valery-en-Caux and eventually the Cherbourg Peninsula.

Some of the engagements are quite renowned (Cassell, the Arras counter-attack and the infamous Le Paradis SS bloodbath) however the writer has unearthed many much less identified engagements from the lengthy and painful withdrawal. whereas the most Dunkirk evacuation from the port and shorelines was once over via early June, parts of the BEF fought on till 21 June.

In bearing on these, frequently heroic, activities the writer catches the ambience of determined defiance that typified this never-to-be-forgotten period.

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Download e-book for kindle: United States Currency: Large Size • Small Size • Fractional by Kenneth Bressett,Q. David Bowers

By Kenneth Bressett,Q. David Bowers

No topic is extra vital to the rare-coin collector or investor than grading. studying to grade the precise method can prevent 1000's or hundreds of thousands of bucks. during this moment version of his award-winning ebook, Q. David Bowers has written a special set of step by step grading directions for each U.S. coin, from part cents to double eagles. He explains the evolution of grading criteria, the right way to “read” a coin’s surfaces, specialist ideas, shrewdpermanent purchasing suggestions, features of today’s market, and extra. This designated, insightful textual content is mixed with 1000s of high-resolution colour photos that will help you grade your whole coin collection.

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Read e-book online Hightstown and East Windsor (Postcard History Series) PDF

By Richard Harlan Pratt

positioned within the easternmost pocket of Mercer County, New Jersey, Hightstown lines its beginnings to 1747, whilst John Hight acquired an 80-acre parcel along Rocky Brook. He outfitted a gristmill there, abutting the line that grew to become major highway. The mill attracted different small organisations, together with a dry items shop, taverns, a blacksmith store, and sawmill. With the increase of the steam engine, the city turned a thriving transportation hub. As this neighborhood developed right into a modern downtown hall, the farms and houses unfold throughout what's at the present time either the borough and East Windsor Township. the arrival of the car, retirement of the rail line, and development of the recent Jersey Turnpike challenged Hightstown's function as a vacation spot. With a lately confirmed historical district and robust downtown organization, town is having fun with a rebirth as a treasure of America's earlier and present.

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Get Lake Geneva in Vintage Postcards (Postcard History Series) PDF

By Carolyn Hope Smeltzer,Martha Kiefer Cucco

Lake Geneva used to be initially referred to as Kishwauketoe by way of the Oneota tribe, a reputation which means transparent or glowing water. Carved out by means of a glacier, this comparable crystal water has attracted citizens and travelers for hundreds of years, and remains to be a retreat for lots of in each season. via a suite of bright classic postcards, authors Carolyn wish Smeltzer and Martha Kiefer Cucco supply an summary of Lake Geneva's wealthy background, rendered in perspectives of mansions, cottages, and camps, and in photographs of sport, the encircling cities, and, after all, Lake Geneva itself.

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The Fun Guide To Collecting Casino Chips: And Other Casino - download pdf or read online

By Rosser Maddox

the joys consultant to gathering on line casino Chips is an throughout primer for somebody eager to understand extra in regards to the interesting global of on line casino chips, cheques,, tokens and every little thing else playing similar. Over a hundred pages of data, photographs, tales and recommendation from a person with 30 years of chip gathering. examine all approximately how chips are synthetic, managed, changed and designed. probably its cube you must learn about, or matchbooks or postcards. they're all in right here with counsel and how-to functional details on each element of collecting.

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Download e-book for iPad: Dozens Of Far West ARROWHEADS. by F. Scott Crawford

By F. Scott Crawford

Dozens Of a long way West ARROWHEADS.
For New Arrowhead creditors of every age ... in particular more youthful parents.
How are you able to establish What you discover? How Did the traditional Peoples cause them to? will we know the way outdated An Arrowhead Is? What Are a few enticing how you can reveal & percentage Your Arrowhead assortment? This publication offers exact images Of numerous Dozen Arrowhead kinds that are particularly more often than not present in a long way Western States: California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Nevada and Utah.

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