ANNUAL REGISTER 1765 TROUBLES START IN AMERICA 1st edt

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  • Item Category: Books, Paper & Magazines
  • Source: eBay UK
  • Sold Date: May 29, 2011
  • Channel: Auction House

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Welcome to our auction. If you know the Annual Register drop down to the next paragraph for details on this volume, if not read on. The Annual Register first published in 1758. Sir Edmund Burke was an early editor and principal contributor,still widely recognised as the most valuable record of historical and political events, the most accurate accounts you can find, still used today as a reference by modern historians. Living history written as it happened by people who were there. Most of the military and naval articles are in the form of first hand dispatches from Officers in the field covering every conflict worldwide. Each volume is presented in sections, History of Europe for the year, Monthly Chronicle, State Papers, Characters, Natural History, Useful Projects, Antiquities, Poetry and Review of books. The section titled "The Monthly Chronicle" is of particular value to genealogiests as it brings together news stories from all over the United Kingdom and Europe. Accidents, fires, explosions, riots, murder, robbery, important trials are all detailed throughout
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