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War and Peace

5 · 978 Ratings · 6048 Downloads
At a glittering society party in St Petersburg in 1805, conversations are dominated by the prospect of war. Terror swiftly engulfs the country as Napoleon's army marches on Russia,...

The War of the Worlds

3.5 · 1037 Ratings · 2170 Downloads
Trajectory presents classics of world literature with 21st century features! Our original-text editions include the following visual enhancements to foster a deeper understanding o...

The Red Badge of Courage: An Episode of the American Civil War

4.9 · 1480 Ratings · 760 Downloads
It makes you think long and hard about what it means to fight in a war, especially when you re not quite sure whose war it is. --Dwayne, 13"...

The War in Syria, Volume 2

4 · 276 Ratings · 1034 Downloads
This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original a...

Instincts of the Herd in Peace and War

4 · 21 Ratings · 936 Downloads
The more we consider the conduct of government in warfare the clearer does it become that every act of authority produces effects in two distinct fields—that of its primary funct...

The History of the Peloponnesian War

4.9 · 1430 Ratings · 728 Downloads
Thucydides wrote the story of the first democracy in history, and of the fortunes and fall of its empire, but his pages contain the modern world-scene in miniature. The tale is tol...

On War — Volume 1

3.5 · 783 Ratings · 579 Downloads
Writing at the time of Napoleon's greatest campaigns, Prussian soldier and writer Carl von Clausewitz created this landmark treatise on the art of warfare, which presented war as p...

Short Stories

4 · 772 Ratings · 195 Downloads
Just when, where, and by whom story-telling was begun no one can say. From the first use of speech, no doubt, our ancestors have told stories of war, love, mysteries, and the mirac...

America and the World War

0 · 0 Ratings · 422 Downloads
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfectionssuch as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were eit...

The Awakening, and Selected Short Stories

4 · 460 Ratings · 2067 Downloads
Kate O'Flaherty Chopin was a 19th century author of short stories and novels with a Louisiana Creole setting. She is most noted for two short story collections, Bayou Folk (1894) a...

Just So Stories

5 · 1253 Ratings · 1334 Downloads
Five of Kipling's Just so stories, including "How the camel got his hump," "How the rhinoceros got his skin" and "How the elephant got his trunk" are included here. The tales are b...

The Piazza Tales, Is a Collection of Six Short Stories by American Writer Herman

0 · 0 Ratings · 627 Downloads
Included in this Herman Melville collection are six tales that range considerably -- from "The Encantadas" (an allegorical travelogue) to the haunting "Bartleby, the Scrivener." Op...

The Art of War

4.1 · 925 Ratings · 201 Downloads
Jomini's firsthand reports of the Napoleonic Wars are the most authoritative accounts available. In both historic and practical terms, his landmark work remains the definitive guid...

The River War

4 · 125 Ratings · 192 Downloads
Churchill recounts the operations directed by Lord Kitchener on the Upper Nile from 1896 to 1899, offering valuable insights into a historic clash of Western and Arabic cultures....

The Mysterious Stranger, and Other Stories

3.5 · 463 Ratings · 943 Downloads
The author of outstanding travel books, autobiographical works and novels, including the classic The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens, 1835–19...

The Story of Mankind

4.6 · 1981 Ratings · 425 Downloads
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexe...

Struwwelpeter: Merry Stories and Funny Pictures

4.9 · 232 Ratings · 924 Downloads
A visually stunning reinterpretation of the fairy tale classic. Originally written in 1845 by German physician Heinrich Hoffmann (1809-1894), 'Der Struwwelpeter' reads like a fairy...

Complete Original Short Stories of Guy De Maupassant

4.5 · 497 Ratings · 1282 Downloads
1903. Part One contains Volumes I-IV of X. French author of the naturalistic school, Maupassant is generally considered to be the greatest French short story writer of his day. The...

Famous Modern Ghost Stories

4.8 · 1791 Ratings · 581 Downloads
A fantastic collection of 15 spooky stories from the masters of the genre, including Edgar Allan Poe and Ambrose Bierce....

The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories

4.8 · 1594 Ratings · 580 Downloads
IT was said that a new person had appeared on the sea-front: a lady with a little dog. Dmitri Dmitritch Gurov, who had by then been a fortnight at Yalta, and so was fairly at home ...

Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm

0 · 0 Ratings · 521 Downloads
53 great Grimm stories: "Rumpelstiltskin," "Snow White," "Hansel and Gretel," and many more. 114 illustrations by Walter Crane....

Beautiful Stories from Shakespeare

4.7 · 1570 Ratings · 508 Downloads
Twenty stories from Shakespeare retold in lively prose. The author makes the complex language of Shakespeare's greatest plays accessible to young children by relating the stories t...

Ghost Stories of an Antiquary

4.6 · 232 Ratings · 443 Downloads
Ghost Stories of an Antiquary Ghost Stories of an Antiquary is the title of M. R. James' first collection of ghost stories, published in 1904 (some had previously appeared in magaz...

Grimm's Fairy Stories

4 · 485 Ratings · 436 Downloads
Collects forty-three Grimm folktales, including "Cinderella," "The Golden Goose," "Rumpelstiltskin," and "The Twelve Brothers."...

Fifty Famous Stories Retold

5 · 1 Ratings · 410 Downloads
Fifty half-legendary tales of either heroes, famous men, or relating the history of a people. Some have slight historical value, some relate great moral truths, while others are in...

Stories from Tagore

0 · 0 Ratings · 371 Downloads
Every experienced teacher must have noticed the difficulty of instructing Indian children out of books that are specially intended for use in English schools. It is not merely that...

The Complete Fairy Tales and Stories

5 · 1 Ratings · 354 Downloads
This definitive collection of work from Hans Christian Andersen—one of the immortals of world literature—not only includes his own notes to his stories but is the only version ...