On March 6 , 1521 , the island of Guam was discovered by Fernando de
Magallanes , then on his historic voyage around the world . His crew was in a
sorry state , for provisions were exhausted and water running short . It was his
purpose to ...
Author: Leonard Martin Cox
Thank you so much for reading the second volume of The Island of Giant Insects!
I was able to put out the second volume thanks to my illustrator REDICE, my
editor-in-chief, and everyone else who supported me! I hope that everyone ...
Author: YASUTAKA FUJIMI
Publisher: Akita Publishing Co.,Ltd.
Category: Comics & Graphic Novels
On the introduction of new improvements into the cultivation of the island , the
establishment of manufactures , and the consequent influx of wealth , it is not to
be doubted , that the revenues levied in the island itself will soon exceed its ...
Author: Robert Percival
Category: Sri Lanka
M olokai is fifth largest of the Hawaiian Islands . Its population totals about 6 , 000
. Of volcanic origin , the island is some 38 miles long and about 6 to 8 miles wide
, with a land area of 166 , 000 acres ( 259 square miles ) . Much of the eastern ...
Author: Wesley H. C. Wong
leads nowhere beyond itself , while this island fane , backed first by a stately
tropic grove , then by a towering cone of mountain , then by the clouds , carried
the eye from height to height of beauty and of wonder , right up to Heaven . We
Author: Richard Whiteing
Publisher: London and New York : Longmans, Green
Category: Voyages, Imaginary
Robben Island is a low-lying outcrop of rock and sand guarding the entrance to South Africa's Table Bay.
Author: Harriet Deacon
Publisher: New Africa Books
When a strange man washes ashore on an island, the inhabitants reluctantly take him in and grow to fear and hate his presence.
Author: Armin Greder
Publisher: Allen & Unwin Academic
Category: JUVENILE FICTION
The Isle of Wight is a division of the courty of Southampton , but has no separate
commission of the peace . Before 1842 , all public bridges in the island , not
repairable by tenure , were repaired either by the titbings , parishes , or
townships in ...
Author: Great Britain. Bail Court
Category: Law reports, digests, etc
In a riveting, groundbreaking narrative, Russell Shorto tells the story of New Netherland, the Dutch colony which pre-dated the Pilgrims and established ideals of tolerance and individual rights that shaped American history.
Author: Russell Shorto
Knowing that Dr W . H . Dall had visited the island some years ago , I wrote to him
, after having examined the specimens , to ask whether any account of its
geology had been previously published , and learned that a very brief note ,
based on ...
Author: Geological Society of America
A group of teens are called to an island for a series of challenges, which once satisfied, would awaken the ancient world through a renewed battle between Darkness and Light.
Author: Jillian Codella
Publisher: Thewordverve Incorporated
Category: Young Adult Fiction
Earth Mother is always watching... And one brave girl is about to find out why.
Author: Allegra Goodman
Category: Juvenile Fiction
The group of islands known as Miraporvos are situated about fifteen miles west of
Castle Rock , Acklin Island , and are simply a number of small , barren reefs , the
largest of them not exceeding half a mile in extent . It is dangerous to attempt to ...
Author: Charles Barney Cory