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18th Century Period Fire Lighting Methods. Ebook.

27 June 2017

Authors, historical, living history, authenticity, flint and steel, burning glass, reading glass, fire-bow, Mountain men, woodsmen, woodsrunners, books, reading, experimental archaeology,...

17C American Women: 1610 "Newes from Virginia" by Richard Rich

27 June 2017

17C American Women: 1610 "Newes from Virginia" by Richard Rich: "Newes from Virginia" was written by an English soldier who sailed with Somers's fleet from England to Virginia in 1609,...

17C American Women: Robert Beverley History of Virginia 1705 - Indian...

27 June 2017

17C American Women: Robert Beverley History of Virginia 1705 - Indian...: The History and Present State of Virginia , in Four Parts published originally in London in 1705.  ...

17C American Women: Virginia, John Smith's Account of The Starving Tim...

27 June 2017

17C American Women: Virginia, John Smith's Account of The Starving Tim...: Now we all found the losse of Captaine Smith, yea his greatest maligners could now curse his losse: as for...