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Beasts and Superbeasts

By: Saki H. H. Munro

...... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...raphies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve th... ...as, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educator... ...on the natural festivity of such a gathering. There was a general feeling of gratitude and acquiescence when good−natured Rachel Klammerstein suggeste... ... new to his job; "does that stand for Liberalism or liberality?" Most of the recipients of Ministerial favour were expected to qualify in both of thos... ... think of me.' Of course in the majority of cases I hadn't thought about the recipients at all; their names were down in my list of 'people who must n... ...nfant life. "She was so good," continued the bachelor, "that she won several medals for goodness, which she always wore, pinned on to her dress. There... ...als for goodness, which she always wore, pinned on to her dress. There was a medal for obedience, another medal for punctuality, and a third for good ...

...Excerpt: THE SHE?WOLF. LEONARD BILSITER was one of those people who have failed to find this world attractive or interesting, and who have sought compensation in an ?unseen world? of their own experience or imagination?or invention. C...

Table of Contents: Beasts and Super?Beasts, 1 -- Saki (H.H. Munro), 1

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Medal of French Gratitude

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...e Medal of French Gratitude (obverse) ... ... Medal of French Gratitude (obverse) ... ... Medal of French Gratitude (obverse) ... ... Type Three grade medal Awarded for ... ...xtended to all individuals or communities, who have arisen in France, with the Allies and the whole world, to help the wounded, the sick, families of ... ...th the Allies and the whole world, to help the wounded, the sick, families of soldiers killed in combat, the maimed, disabled, blind, orphans and peop... ...rld, to help the wounded, the sick, families of soldiers killed in combat, the maimed, disabled, blind, orphans and people whose lives were destroyed ... ...ly 1917 Distinct recipients 15,000 ... ... 2 Eligibility 3 Recipients 3.1 Communities Decora...

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Beasts and Super-Beasts

By: Saki

...... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...raphies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve th... ...as, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educator... ...e natural festivity of such a gathering. There was a general feeling of gratitude and acquiescence when good-natured Rachel Klammerstein sugges... ...to his job; "does that stand for Liberalism or liberality?" Most of the recipients of Ministerial favour were expected to qualify in both of th... ...ink of me.' Of course in the majority of cases I hadn't thought about the recipients at all; their names were down in my list of 'people who mu... ... life. "She was so good," continued the bachelor, "that she won several medals for goodness, which she always wore, pinned on to her dress. Th... ... for goodness, which she always wore, pinned on to her dress. There was a medal for obedience, another medal for punctuality, and a third for goo...

...THE SHE-WOLF: Leonard Bilsiter was one of those people who have failed to find this world attractive or interesting, and who have sought compensation in an ?unseen world? of their own experience or imagination - or invention....

...CONTENTS THE SHE-WOLF LAURA THE BOAR-PIG THE BROGUE THE HEN THE OPEN WINDOW THE TREASURE-SHIP THE COBWEB THE LULL THE UNKINDEST BLOW THE ROMANCERS THE SCHARTZ-METTERKLUME METHOD THE SEVENTH PULLET THE BLIND SPOT DUSK A TOUCH OF REALIS...

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Medal of the Nation's Gratitude

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...e Medal of the Nation's Gratitude with North Africa clasp ... ... Medal of the Nation's Gratitude with North Africa clasp ... ... Medal of the Nation's Gratitude with North Africa clasp ... ... Medal of the Nation's Gratitude with North Africa clasp ... ... Awarded for Recipients of the Certificate of the Nation's Gratitude ... ... Awarded for Recipients of the Certificate of the Nation's Gratitude ... ... Awarded for Recipients of the Certificate of the Nation's Gratitude ... ... Equivalent North Africa medal Next (lower) ... ... 2 Award description 3 Notable recipients (partial list) 4 See also ...

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Beasts and Super Beasts

By: H. H. Saki Munro

...... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...phies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the ... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...ral festivity of such a gathering. There was a general feeling of gratitude and acquiescence when good-natured Rachel Klammerstein sugges... ...is job; "does that stand for Liberalism or liberality?" Most of the recipients of Ministerial favour were expected to qualify in both of th... ...of me.’ Of course in the majority of cases I hadn’t thought about the recipients at all; their names were down in my list of ’people who ... ... "She was so good," continued the bachelor, "that she won several medals for goodness, which she always wore, pinned on to her dress. Th... ... goodness, which she always wore, pinned on to her dress. There was a medal for obedience, another medal for punctuality, and a third for goo...

...CONTENTS THE SHE-WOLF LAURA THE BOAR-PIG THE BROGUE THE HEN THE OPEN WINDOW THE TREASURE-SHIP THE COBWEB THE LULL THE UNKINDEST BLOW THE ROMANCERS THE SCHARTZ-METTERKLUME METHOD THE SEVENTH PULLET THE BLIND SPOT DUSK A TOUCH OF REALIS...

...CONTENTS THE SHE-WOLF LAURA THE BOAR-PIG THE BROGUE THE HEN THE OPEN WINDOW THE TREASURE-SHIP THE COBWEB THE LULL THE UNKINDEST BLOW THE ROMANCERS THE SCHARTZ-METTERKLUME METHOD THE SEVENTH PULLET THE BLIND SPOT DUSK A TOUCH OF REALIS...

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North Africa medal

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... North Africa medal (obverse) ... ... Type Commemorative Medal Eligibility ... ... French citizens and foreign nationals serving in the ranks of the French Foreign Legion ... ... French citizens and foreign nationals serving in the ranks of the French Foreign Legion ... ... Equivalent Medal of the Nation's Gratitude Ne... ... Equivalent Medal of the Nation's Gratitude Next&... ... Equivalent Medal of the Nation's Gratitude Next (lower) ... ... 2 Award description 3 Notable recipients (partial list) 4 See also ... ...he undress ribbon bore three such chevrons.[1] Notable recipients (partial list) General Pierre Vince...

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Life of Her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen, (Victoria), Vol. Ii

By: Sarah Tytler

...ER Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org MAJESTY THE QUEEN, (VICTORIA) VOL II Title: LIFE OF HER MOST GRACIOUS MAJESTY ... ... Public Library.org MAJESTY THE QUEEN, (VICTORIA) VOL II Title: LIFE OF HER MOST GRACIOUS MAJESTY THE QUEEN, (VICTORIA) VOL II Author: SARAH TYT... ...... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...HOLAS XXVI. INSPECTION OF THE HOSPITAL AT CHATHAM--DISTRIBUTION OF WAR MEDALS XXVII. DEATH OF LORD RAGLAN--VISIT OF THE QUEEN AND PRINCE ALBERT... ... great heat, and thunders of applause, the prize poems were read, and the medals distributed by the Prince. Then came the time for the "Installation... ...he House of Lords. The anniversary of the marriage was hailed with fresh gratitude and gladness, and with words written to Germany that fall pathet... ...ll raging. The scene was both picturesque and pathetic, since many of the recipients of the honour were barely recovered from their wounds. The pres... .... On Monday, the 27th of August, the Queen wrote in her diary her deep gratitude for "these eight happy days, for the delight of seeing such beau...

This document contains chapters such as The Queen?s Powder Ball, The Queen?s First Visit to Germany, and Failure of the Potato Crop.

...CONTENTS. VOL. II. CHAP. I. ROYAL PROGRESSES TO BURGHLEY, STOWE, AND STRATHFIELDSAYE II. THE QUEEN'S POWDER BALL III. THE QUEEN'S FIRST VISIT TO GERMANY IV. RAILWAY SPECULATION--FAILURE OF THE POTATO CROP--SIR ROBERT PEEL'S RESOLUTIONS--BIRTH OF PRINCESS HELENA--VISIT OF IBRAHIM PASHA V. AUTUMN YACHTING EXCURSION...

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Medal of Military Merit (Belgium)

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...l Medal for Military Merit (obverse) ... ... Awarded by Kingdom of Belgium Type ... ... Type Medal Eligibility ... ... Eligibility Personnel of the Belgian Armed Forces ... ... Eligibility Personnel of the Belgian Armed Forces Awa... ...s Ribbon bar of the Medal of Military Merit The Merito... ... 3 Award prerequisites 4 Recipients (partial list) 5 Foreign recipien... ...eld only once a year, the Medal is rare, with barely four to eleven yearly recipients. In the period 2009-2013, the Medal for Military Merit was award... ... Medal of Belgian Gratitude 1940–1945 ...

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Life of Her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen, (Victoria), Vol. Ii

By: Sarah Tytler

...ER Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org MAJESTY THE QUEEN, (VICTORIA) VOL. II Title: LIFE OF HER MOST GRACIOUS MAJESTY... ...Public Library.org MAJESTY THE QUEEN, (VICTORIA) VOL. II Title: LIFE OF HER MOST GRACIOUS MAJESTY THE QUEEN, (VICTORIA) VOL. II Author: SARAH TY... ...HE QUEEN, (VICTORIA) VOL. II Title: LIFE OF HER MOST GRACIOUS MAJESTY THE QUEEN, (VICTORIA) VOL. II Author: SARAH TYTLER Language: English Subje... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...HOLAS XXVI. INSPECTION OF THE HOSPITAL AT CHATHAM--DISTRIBUTION OF WAR MEDALS XXVII. DEATH OF LORD RAGLAN--VISIT OF THE QUEEN AND PRINCE ALBERT... ... great heat, and thunders of applause, the prize poems were read, and the medals distributed by the Prince. Then came the time for the "Installation... ...he House of Lords. The anniversary of the marriage was hailed with fresh gratitude and gladness, and with words written to Germany that fall pathet... ...ll raging. The scene was both picturesque and pathetic, since many of the recipients of the honour were barely recovered from their wounds. The pres... .... On Monday, the 27th of August, the Queen wrote in her diary her deep gratitude for "these eight happy days, for the delight of seeing such beau...

...On the 29th of November the Queen went on one of her visits to her nobility. We are told, and we can easily believe, these visits were very popular and eagerly contested for. In her Majesty?s choice of localities it would seem a...

...CONTENTS. VOL. II. CHAP. I. ROYAL PROGRESSES TO BURGHLEY, STOWE, AND STRATHFIELDSAYE II. THE QUEEN'S POWDER BALL III. THE QUEEN'S FIRST VISIT TO GERMANY IV. RAILWAY SPECULATION--FAILURE OF THE POTATO CROP--SIR ROBERT PEEL'S RESOLUTIONS--BIRTH OF PRINCESS HELENA--VISIT OF IBRAHIM PASHA V. AUTUMN YACHTING EXCURSION...

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Honour medal for firefighters

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... Honour medal for firefighters for exceptional services in silver, 1935-1981 varian... ...rse) Awarded by the Minister of the Interior ... ... Awarded by the Minister of the Interior Country ... ... Next (higher) Medal for voluntary military service[1] ... ... Next (lower) Medal of the Nation's Gratitude[1] ... ... Next (lower) Medal of the Nation's Gratitude[1] ... ... Next (lower) Medal of the Nation's Gratitude[1] Ri... ... 2 Award description 3 Notable recipients (partial list) 4 References ... ...exceptional services".[2] Notable recipients (partial list) Colonel Antoine Batt...

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Musical Canada; Volume: 2

By: Parkhurst, Edwin R

...^'f/H University of Toronto Presented to the Edward Johnson Music Library hy Gvendolyn Koldofsky in memory of Adolf ... ...ented to the Edward Johnson Music Library hy Gvendolyn Koldofsky in memory of Adolf Koldofsky PIVE^ITy OF TORONTO iOWARD JOHNSOM MUSIC LJgaW^ EX LI... ...lbertson, Capt. R. D 343 Amati Cremonen 323 Anglin, Miss Margaret 554 Band of 13th Regiment, Hamilton 143 Band of 48th Highlanders, Toronto 469 Bankar... ..., G, Lissant 288 Berlin Band 98 Bethune. Cecil 317 Besses O' Th' Bam Band, The 148 Bernhardt, Sarah 497 Black Watch Band 419 Blakely, Arthur, Cover Pa... ...nd wherever they appeared. Mr. Bower says that words fail to express their gratitude, and that the Band now realize the full significance of the sayin... ...n, former pastor of St. Enoch's Church, Toronto, won musi- cal honorsand a medal, was first in counter- point, and obtained honors in the history of m... ...or the best exhibit of brass and reed band instruments, together vdih gold medal for their world-renowned com- pensating pistons and gold medals for d... ...milCU 284 MUSICAL CANADA. VOICE PRODUCTION IN SPEAKING AND SINGING. • The gratitude of every conscientious voice-trainer and voice-user is due Dr. We... ... Miss Willoocks, each of whom won a distinct success. 'Die ladies were the recipients of handsome floral offerings. Mr. \V. H. Hewlett made an admirab...

Edited by E.R. Parkhurst; Some issues in photocopy; 1906-Apr. 1907, The Violin 22

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1940–1945 Military Combatant's Medal

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... 1940–1945 Military Combatant's Medal ... ... Medal 1940–1945 Military Combatant's Medal (obverse) ... ...ary Combatant's Medal (obverse) Awarded by Kingdom of Belgium ... ... Awarded for Combat duty during the Second World War ... ... 19 December 1967 Reverse of the medal ... ... 19 December 1967 Reverse of the medal ... ...ts 1 Award description 2 Notable recipients (partial list) ... ...yellow, 2mm black, 1 cm yellow, 2mm black, 3mm yellow, 2mm red, 6mm green.[1] Notable recipients (partial list) ... ...he Recruiting Centers 1940 Medal of Belgian Gratitude 1940–1945 ...

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Personal Memoirs of a Residence of Thirty Years with the Indian Tribes on the American Frontiers

By: Henry Rowe Schoolcraft

...FT Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org RESIDENCE OF THIRTY YEARS Title: PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF A RESIDENCE OF THIRTY YEA... ...... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...as, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educator... ...ears truly to the voice of their American father would be included among the recipients of his favors. He felt kindly to all, but those only who heark... ... A strange−looking Indian came in from the forest wearing an American silver medal. He looked haggard and forsaken. It will be recollected by those wh... ...the day, gone forward to the site of the Copper Rock; and that he bestowed a medal on a young Chippewa, who had rendered his party and himself service... ...n, which betokened well for my future influence. Prominent among the pleased recipients were the chiefs of the village, Shin−ga−ba−was−sin, the Image ... ...oit, he says: "Permit me now, sir, in closing this note, again to express my gratitude for the opportunity you have afforded me of visiting a very int...

...Preface: Ten years ago I returned from the area of the Mississippi Valley to New York, my native State, after many years? residence and exploratory travels of that quarter of the Union. Having become extensively known, personally, and as an author, and my name hav...

...Table of Contents: Personal Memoirs Of A Residence Of Thirty Years With The Indian Tribes On The American -- Frontiers, 1 -- Henry Rowe Schoolcraft, 1 -- Preface, 10 -- SKETCHES OF THE LIFE OF HENRY A. SCHOOLCRAFT. * * * * *, 12 --...

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Commemorative Medal for Foreign Operations or Missions

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... Commemorative Medal for Foreign Operations or Missions ... ... Awarded by Kingdom of Belgium Type ... ... Eligibility Military and civilian members of the Belgian Armed Forces ... ...ligibility Military and civilian members of the Belgian Armed Forces Awa... ... Participation in operations or missions outside of the territory of Belgium Sta... ... Next (higher) Commemorative Medal for Armed Humanitarian Operations ... ...circumference. The blank area within the wreath may be used to engrave the recipients' name and date of the award. The ribbon is golden with three thi... ... Medal of Belgian Gratitude 1940–1945 ... ...circumference. The blank area within the wreath may be used to engrave the recipients' name and date of the award. The ribbon is golden with three thi...

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Memoirs of an Arabian Princess

By: Lionel Strachey

...ollection World Public Library.org ARABIAN PRINCESS Title: MEMOIRS OF AN ARABIAN PRINCESS Author: LIONEL STRACHEY Language: English Subject: ... ...... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...en embellished with precious stones, hung down the back. Or a minute gold medal, with a pious inscription, was appended to each little plait, a much... ...the higher classes take sayings from the Koran engraved on gold or silver medals, suspended from the neck by a chain. Boys keep these medals up to a... ...tten for you by someone else, and then strangers would read them to their recipients. My brothers and the male servants who had acquired penmanship w... ...ey were welcome guests at his palace and his estates, and were always the recipients of marked attention. My sister Chole and I entertained pleasant... ...ted a gracious interest which I shall remember my whole life with sincere gratitude. CHAPTER XX A PIECE OF ENGLISH DIPLOMACY JOURNEY T...

...Excerpt: AUTHENTICITY OF THESE MEMOIRS. THE work of which a translation is here offered originally came out as Memoiren einer arabischen Prinzessin. Published by a Berlin firm in 1886, it was immediately followed by an English edition, which seems...

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1914–1917 African Campaigns Commemorative Medal

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... 1914–1917 African Campaigns Commemorative Medal ... ... 1914–1917 African Campaigns Commemorative Medal (obverse) ... ...s Commemorative Medal (obverse) Awarded by Kingdom of Belgium ... ... 21 February 1917 Reverse of the medal ... ... 21 February 1917 Reverse of the medal ... ... Lieutenant General Charles Baron Tombeur de Tabora, a recipient of the 1914–1917 African Campaigns Commemo... ...ts 1 Award description 2 Notable recipients (partial list) ... ...rom a light blue 38mm wide silk moiré ribbon with 5mm wide yellow edge stripes.[1] Notable recipients (partial list) ... ...he Recruiting Centers 1940 Medal of Belgian Gratitude 1940–1945 ...

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Memoir of Fleeming Jenkin

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

...***The Project Gutenberg Etext of Memoir of Fleeming Jenkin*** #33 in our series by Robert Louis Stevenson... ... our series by Robert Louis Stevenson Copyright laws are changing all over the world, be sure to check the copyright laws for your country before post... ...t laws for your country before posting these files!! Please take a look at the important information in this header. We encourage you to keep this fil... ...ath open for the next readers. Do not remove this. **Welcome To The World of Free Plain Vanilla Electronic Texts** **Etexts Readable By Both Humans a... ... Greek required for the degree. Little did he think, as he set down his gratitude, how much, in later life and among cribs and dictionaries, he wa... ...s. He worked hard and well in the art school, where he obtained a silver medal 'for a couple of legs the size of life drawn from one of Raphael's ... ... led far astray. By one of those partialities that fill men at once with gratitude and wonder, his choosing was directed well. Or are we to say th... ...king set of fellows they are, too: the officers rather raffish, but with medals Crimean and Indian; the men a very sturdy set, with many lads of go... ... stifle as 84 the prompter, to be the dumb (or rather the inarticulate) recipients of Carter's dog whip in the TAMING OF THE SHREW, or having earn...

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Military awards and decorations of France

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...Subcategories This category has the following 19 subcategories, out of 19 total. ... ...Subcategories This category has the following 19 subcategories, out of 19 total. L ... ... Légion d'honneur recipients ... ... Order of Saint Louis recipients ... ... Order of Saint Louis recipients ... ... Recipients of the Croix de Guerre (France) ... ... Recipients of the Gold Medal of the City of Milan (France) ... ... 1 1901 China expedition commemorative medal 1914–1918 Commemorative war medal (France) 19... ... Medal for voluntary military service Medal of French Gratitude Medal of a liberated France Medal of the ...

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Memoir of Fleeming Jenkin

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

...Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: MEMOIR OF FLEEMING JENKIN Author: ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON Language: English Subj... ...... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...as, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educator... ...as no Greek required for the degree. Little did he think, as he set down his gratitude, how much, in later life and among cribs and dictionaries, he w... ...tress. He worked hard and well in the art school, where he obtained a silver medal 'for a couple of legs the size of life drawn from one of Raphael's ... ...been led far astray. By one of those partialities that fill men at once with gratitude and wonder, his choosing was directed well. Or are we to say th... ... looking set of fellows they are, too: the officers rather raffish, but with medals Crimean and Indian; the men a very sturdy set, with many lads of g... ...er the inarticulate) Memoir of Fleeming Jenkin Memoir of Fleeming Jenkin 54 recipients of Carter's dog whip in the TAMING OF THE SHREW, or having ear...

...Preface: ON the death of Fleeming Jenkin, his family and friends determined to publish a selection of his various papers; by way of introduction, the following pages were drawn up; and the whole, forming two considerable volumes, has bee...

Table of Contents: Memoir of Fleeming Jenkin, 1 -- Memoir of Fleeming Jenkin -- I

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Orders, decorations, and medals of Croatia

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...Subcategories This category has the following 15 subcategories, out of 15 total. ... ...Subcategories This category has the following 15 subcategories, out of 15 total. G ... ... Grand Order of King Dmitar Zvonimir recipients ... ... Grand Order of King Dmitar Zvonimir recipients ... ... Grand Order of King Petar Krešimir IV recipients ... ... Homeland's Gratitude Medal recipients ... ... Homeland's Gratitude Medal recipients ... ... Homeland War Memorial Medal recipients ... ... Order of the Croatian Cross recipients ...

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Memoir of Fleeming Jenkin

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

...iterature Collection World Public Library.org JENKIN Title: MEMOIR OF FLEEMING JENKIN Author: ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON Language: English Subjec... ...... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...reek required for the degree. Little did he think, as he set down his gratitude, how much, in later life and among cribs and dictionaries, he w... .... He worked hard and well in the art school, where he obtained a silver medal 'for a couple of legs the size of life drawn from one of Raphael's ... ...led far astray. By one of those partialities that fill men at once with gratitude and wonder, his choosing was directed well. Or are we to say t... ...ing set of fellows they are, too: the officers rather raffish, but with medals Crimean and Indian; the men a very sturdy set, with many lads of g... ...nd stifle as the prompter, to be the dumb (or rather the inarticulate) recipients of Carter's dog whip in the TAMING OF THE SHREW, or having ear...

...Preface: ON the death of Fleeming Jenkin, his family and friends determined to publish a selection of his various papers; by way of introduction, the following pages were drawn up; and the whole, forming two considerable volumes, has bee...

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Civic Decoration (Belgium)

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... Civic Cross First Class (For Long Service in the Administration) ... ... Service in the Administration) Awarded by Kingdom of Belgium ... ...lgium Type Decoration (cross and medal) ... ...cedence Next (higher) Order of Leopold II ... ... Next (higher) Order of Leopold II The Civic Decoration (French: Décoratio... ... 2 Award description 3 Notable recipients (partial lists) ... ... 3.2 Civic Cross 2nd class 3.3 Civic Medal 1st class ... ... Ribbon for World War 2 service Notable recipients (partial lists) ... ...he Recruiting Centers 1940 Medal of Belgian Gratitude 1940–1945 ...

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Memoir of Fleeming Jenkin

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

...Texts Collection Project Gutenberg Consortia Center Bringing the world's eBook Collection Together http://w... ... http://www.Gutenberg.us Project Gutenberg Consortia Center is a member of the World eBook Library Consortia, http://WorldLibrary.net... ... http://www.Gutenberg.us Project Gutenberg Consortia Center is a member of the World eBook Library Consortia, http://WorldLibrary.net ... ... of the World eBook Library Consortia, http://WorldLibrary.net The mission of the Project Gutenberg Consortia Center is to provide a simi... ...re was no Greek required for the degree. Little did he think, as he set down his gratitude, how much, in later life and among cribs and dictionari... ...k-mistress. He worked hard and well in the art school, where he obtained a silver medal 'for a couple of legs the size of life drawn from one of Ra... ...ave been led far astray. By one of those partialities that fill men at once with gratitude and wonder, his choosing was directed well. Or are we ... ... fine looking set of fellows they are, too: the officers rather raffish, but with medals Crimean and Indian; the men a very sturdy set, with many l... ...me to sit and stifle as the prompter, to be the dumb (or rather the inarticulate) recipients of Carter's dog whip in the TAMING OF THE SHREW, or ha...

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Honoured Military Pilot of the Russian Federation

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... Honorary title Honoured Military Pilot of the Russian Federation ... ... Honorary title Honoured Military Pilot of the Russian Federation ... ...lot of the Russian Federation Obverse of the insignia for Honoured Military P... ... of the Russian Federation Obverse of the insignia for Honoured Military Pilo... ... 1 Award Statute 2 Award Description 3 Recipients (partial list) ... ...ion loop. The mount is covered by a silk moiré tricolour ribbon of white, blue and red.[4] Recipients (partial list) ... ...Russian WorldHeritage. Retrieved 2012-05-05.  ^ "List of recipients of the Medal "For Construction of the Baikal-A... ... State orders, decorations, and medals of the Russian Federation ... ... Russian Federation Presidential Certificate of Gratitude ...

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Memoir of Fleeming Jenkin

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

... by ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON 3 Memoir of Fleeming Jenkin by Robert Louis Stevenson PREFACE TO ... ...of Fleeming Jenkin by Robert Louis Stevenson PREFACE TO THE AMERICAN EDITION. ON the death of Fleeming Jenkin, his family an... ...tevenson PREFACE TO THE AMERICAN EDITION. ON the death of Fleeming Jenkin, his family and friends determined to publish a sele... ... to publish a selection of his various papers; by way of introduction, the following pages were drawn up; and the whole, forming two considera... ... required for the degree. Little did he think, as he set down his gratitude, how much, in later life and among cribs and dictionaries, he... ... He worked hard and well in the art school, where he obtained a silver medal ’for a couple of legs the size of life drawn from one of Raphael’... ...d far astray. By one of those partialities that fill men at once with gratitude and wonder, his choosing was directed well. Or are we to say... ...g set of fellows they are, too: the officers rather raffish, but with medals Crimean and Indian; the men a very sturdy set, with many lads of... ...tifle as the prompter, to be the dumb (or rather the inarticulate) recipients of Carter’s dog whip in the TAMING OF THE SHREW, or having e...

...PREFACE TO THE AMERICAN EDITION. ON the death of Fleeming Jenkin, his family and friends determined o publish a selection of his various papers; by way of introduction, the following pages were drawn up; and the whole, orming two consid...

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Pingat Perkhidmatan Setia

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...rkhidmatan Setia Awarded by The State Government of Sarawak ... ... Awarded by The State Government of Sarawak Type ... ... Type Medal Eligibility ... ...rded for Loyal and Faithful service to the State Government for 20 continuous years or 25 accumulated years ... ...tistics Distinct recipients Unlimited ... ... The Pingat Perkhidmatan Setia (Loyal Service Medal or Loyalty Service Medal) is a medal awarded by the Sarawak State Gov... ...rvice Medal) is a medal awarded by the Sarawak State Government as a token of gratitude towards a Civil Service Personnel who has served for 20 contin... ...ce Medal) is a medal awarded by the Sarawak State Government as a token of gratitude towards a Civil Service Personnel who has served for 20 continuou... ...6), dated 24 May 1996. In 2008, the ribbon medal was introduced for female recipients. In 2010, Royal Malaysian Police (Polis Dira...

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The Red Planet

By: William J. Locke

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE RED PLANET Author: WILLIAM J. LOCKE Language: English Subject: Fiction... ...... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...phies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the ... ...hat's what a lot of them think of me. That I'm just out to get orders and medals and distinctions and so forth." "That's nonsense," said I. "I ha... ...me. When I was alone and able to consider the point, I felt a cowardly gratitude towards the doctor who had put me to bed like a sick man and for... ...t in the parade of Volunteers, appeared in full grey uniform with all his medals and the black patch of ceremony over his eyeless socket. I must con... ...The hall soon filled. The first three rows of seats were reserved for the recipients of the municipality's special invitation; the remainder were oc...

...o step round to Sir Anthony at once?? Heaven knows that never another step shall I take in this world again; but Sergeant Marigold has always ignored the fact. That is one of the many things I admire about Marigold. He does not throw my poor paralysed legs, so to speak, in my face. He accepts them as the normal equipment of an employer. I don?t know what I should do withou...

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Royal Order of the Lion

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... Commander's Cross of the Order of the Lion Awa... ... Commander's Cross of the Order of the Lion Awarde... ...he Lion Awarded by Kingdom of Belgium Type ... ... Order of Merit with five classes and three medals Motto ... ... Next (higher) Order of the African Star Next (lower... ... The Royal Order of the Lion has five classes and three medals: Grand Cross, who wears the badge on a... ...tary decorations Category:Royal Order of the Lion recipients References ... ... Medal of Belgian Gratitude 1940–1945 ... ...tary decorations Category:Royal Order of the Lion recipients References ...

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The Red Planet

By: William J. Locke

...THE RED PLANET by WILLIAM J. LOCKE The Red Planet William J. Locke Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved World ... ...Access Collection. http://worldLibrary.net - This eBook was obtained from the World eBook Library Consortia enhanced PDF eBook Collection. Membership... ...ry Consortia is only $8.95 per year. Your $8.95 helps to support a variety of global literacy programs. 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments in 104 la... ...plains, Fierce mid the cold white stars, But over sheltered vales of home, Hides the Red Planet Mars. CHAPTER I "Lady Fenimore's compli... ...that's what a lot of them think of me. That I'm just out to get orders and medals and distinctions and so forth." "That's nonsense," said I. "I happe... ...ft me. When I was alone and able to consider the point, I felt a cowardly gratitude towards the doctor who had put me to bed like a sick man and forb... ...rt in the parade of Volunteers, appeared in full grey uniform with all his medals and the black patch of ceremony over his eyeless socket. I must conf... ... The hall soon filled. The first three rows of seats were reserved for the recipients of the municipality's special invitation; the remainder were occ...

...Heaven knows that never another step shall I take in this world again; but Sergeant Marigold has always ignored the fact. That is one of the many things I admire about Marigold. He does not throw my poor paralysed legs, so to speak, in my face. He accepts them as the normal equipment of an employer. I don't know what I should do withou...

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Military Cross (Belgium)

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... Awarded by Kingdom of Belgium Type ... ... Eligibility Commissioned Officers of the Belgian Armed Forces ... ... Eligibility Commissioned Officers of the Belgian Armed Forces Awa... ...e Ribbon bar of the Military Cross First Class Ribbon bar of the Mil... ... 2 Award description 3 Notable recipients (partial list) 4 See also ... ...nting up are positioned between the arms of the cross. The obverse central medallion bears the Belgian "lion rampant", pre 1952, the reverse medallion... ...e ribbon in the same colours as the ribbon.[1] Notable recipients (partial list) The individuals listed below w... ...ee also List of Orders, Decorations and Medals of the Kingdom of Belgium References ... ... Medal of Belgian Gratitude 1940–1945 ...

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The Red Planet

By: William J. Locke

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE RED PLANET Author: WILLIAM J. LOCKE Language: English Subject: Ficti... ...... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...raphies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve th... ..., that's what a lot of them think of me. That I'm just out to get orders and medals and distinctions and so forth." "That's nonsense," said I. "I happ... ... left me. When I was alone and able to consider the point, I felt a cowardly gratitude towards the doctor who had put me to bed like a sick man and fo... ...part in the parade of Volunteers, appeared in full grey uniform with all his medals and the black patch of ceremony over his eyeless socket. I must co... ...r. The hall soon filled. The first three rows of seats were reserved for the recipients of the municipality's special invitation; the remainder were o...

...o step round to Sir Anthony at once?? Heaven knows that never another step shall I take in this world again; but Sergeant Marigold has always ignored the fact. That is one of the many things I admire about Marigold. He does not throw my poor paralysed legs, so to speak, in my face. He accepts them as the normal equipment of an employer. I don?t know what I should do withou...

...Table of Contents: The Red Planet, 1 -- William J. Locke, 1 -- Chapter I, 1 -- Chapter II, 6 -- Chapter III, 14 -- Chapter IV, 21 -- Chapter V, 30 -- Chapter VI, 39 -- Chapter VII, 45 -- Chapter VIII, 51 -- Chapter IX, 57 -- Chapte...

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Richard Gustav Borgelin

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... 1922) Battles/wars Estonian War of Independence Latvian War ... ... Russian Civil War Awards Cross of Liberty I/2 and II/3 (1920) ... ... Awards Cross of Liberty I/2 and II/3 (1920) Cross of the Eagle 3rd Class with Swords (1930) ... ...ss with Swords (Northwest Army) Order of St. Anna 2nd Class with Swords (Northwest Army) Medal of the Estonian Independence War ... ...words (Northwest Army) Order of St. Anna 2nd Class with Swords (Northwest Army) Medal of the Estonian Independence War (1920) ... ... Borgelin and seven other Danes were awarded the Latvian military Order of Lāčplēsis of third class.[3] In gratitude for his services to the Eston... ... People from Herning Municipality Danish military officers Recipients of the Order of Lāčplēsis, 3... ... Lāčplēsis, 3rd class Recipients of the Cross of Liberty (Estonia) Recipients of the Military Order of the...

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My Four Years in Germany

By: James W. Gerard

...... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...phies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the ... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ... FROM THE RUHLEBEN MONTHLY. ALLEGED DUM-DUM BULLETS. THE "LUSITANIA" MEDAL. PAGE FROM "FOR LIGHT AND TRUTH". AMBASSADOR GERARD AND PARTY I... ...called and left a beautiful clock for Mrs. Gerard as an expression of his gratitude for the attention shown to his countrymen. It was really a pleas... ...ruary, the time named for the announcement of the blockade of England. Medals were struck having the head of von Tirpitz on one side and on the o... ...on business matters in the United States, etc. All of these people showed gratitude for what we were able to do for them, but their gratitude was on... ...s German war charities the fact of this contribution was not known to the recipients in Germany. Money sent to the German Red Cross from America was...

...I am writing what should have been the last chapter of this book as a foreword because I want to bring home to our people the gravity of the situation; because I want to tell them that the military and naval power of the German Empire is unbroken; that of the ...

...CONTENTS FOREWORD. I MY FIRST YEAR IN GERMANY. II POLITICAL AND GEOGRAPHICAL. III DIPLOMATIC WORK OF FIRST WINTER IN BERLIN. IV MILITARISM IN GERMANY AND THE ZABERN AFFAIR. V PSYCHOLOGY AND CAUSES WHICH PREPARED THE NATION FOR WAR. VI AT KIEL JUST BEFORE THE WAR. VII THE SYSTEM. VIII THE DAYS BEFORE THE WAR. IX THE AMERIC...

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Reis Leming

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...ir Rescue Squadron Awards George Medal Soldier's Medal ... ... Reis Lee Leming GM (6 November 1930 - 5 November 2012) was an American airman who was awarded the George Medal for his efforts in res... ... Reis Lee Leming GM (6 November 1930 - 5 November 2012) was an American airman who was awarded the George Medal for his efforts in rescuing peopl... ...American airman who was awarded the George Medal for his efforts in rescuing people during the North Sea flood of 1953. ... ...d of 1953. Contents 1 The rescue ... ... 5 External links The rescue On the night of 31 January 1953 the sea defences of ... ...to think of this signal honour, which the Queen has conferred upon you, as the outward and visible sign of the gratitude of English men and women for ... ...the Esplanade Gardens "Reis Leming Way".[12] See also List of recipients of the George Medal ... ... 2012 deaths People from East St. Louis, Illinois Recipients of the George Medal ...

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My Four Years in Germany

By: James W. Gerard

...... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...phies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the ... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ... FROM THE RUHLEBEN MONTHLY. ALLEGED DUM-DUM BULLETS. THE "LUSITANIA" MEDAL. PAGE FROM "FOR LIGHT AND TRUTH". AMBASSADOR GERARD AND PARTY I... ...called and left a beautiful clock for Mrs. Gerard as an expression of his gratitude for the attention shown to his countrymen. It was really a pleas... ...ruary, the time named for the announcement of the blockade of England. Medals were struck having the head of von Tirpitz on one side and on the o... ...on business matters in the United States, etc. All of these people showed gratitude for what we were able to do for them, but their gratitude was on... ...s German war charities the fact of this contribution was not known to the recipients in Germany. Money sent to the German Red Cross from America was...

...Foreword: I am writing what should have been the last chapter of this book as a foreword because I want to bring home to our people the gravity of the situation; because I want to tell them that the military and naval power of the German Empire is unbroken; that of the ...

...CONTENTS FOREWORD. I MY FIRST YEAR IN GERMANY. II POLITICAL AND GEOGRAPHICAL. III DIPLOMATIC WORK OF FIRST WINTER IN BERLIN. IV MILITARISM IN GERMANY AND THE ZABERN AFFAIR. V PSYCHOLOGY AND CAUSES WHICH PREPARED THE NATION FOR WAR. VI AT KIEL JUST BEFORE THE WAR. VII THE SYSTEM. VIII THE DAYS BEFORE THE WAR. IX THE AMERIC...

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Vladimir Zeldin

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...мир Миха́йлович Зе́льдин; born February 10, 1915) is a Russian theatre and cinema actor.[1] Zeldin was born in the town of Kozlov (now Michurinsk). In... ...йлович Зе́льдин; born February 10, 1915) is a Russian theatre and cinema actor.[1] Zeldin was born in the town of Kozlov (now Michurinsk). In 1935 he ... ...r.[1] Zeldin was born in the town of Kozlov (now Michurinsk). In 1935 he graduated from the theatre college at the Mossovet Theatre and became its act... ...t negrityat (1987). In February 2005 Zeldin celebrated his 90th birthday with the premiere of the musical Man of La Mancha (transl... ...le's Artist of the RSFSR (1959) Honoured Artist of the RSFSR Gratitude "for outstanding creative ach... ... Prize "for the honour and dignity" of the National Theatre Award Golden Mask (2010) Medal "In Commemoration of the 850th An... ... Medal "In Commemoration of the 850th Anniversary of Moscow" Medal "For Valiant Labour in the Great ... ... Russian male singers People's Artists of Russia Recipients of the Order of Merit for th... ...sia Recipients of the Order of Merit for the Fatherland, 2nd class Recipients of the Order of Friendship ...

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Freehold

By: Michael Z. Williamson

...Freehold Michael Z. Williamson This is a work of fiction. All the characters and events portrayed in this book are ficti... ...Freehold Michael Z. Williamson This is a work of fiction. All the characters and events portrayed in this book are fictional, and any re... ...opyright © 2004 by Michael Z. Williamson All rights reserved, including the right to reproduce this book or portions thereof in any form. A Bae... ...rst printing, January 2004 Distributed by Simon & Schuster 1230 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY 10020 Production by Windhaven Press, Aubur... ...nty for five creds." Rob snorted. "After I saved your life on Mtali? Fine gratitude you show me. Five for fifty cents and I'm being generous." While... ... they had to clean the vehicles. She'd worked an extra div and earned the gratitude of Hiroki and Karen. It was already well toward sunset. It was a... ...hold operated differently from Earth. As soon as the staff saw the combat medals on Rob and Marta, they were ushered in and not a word of protest wa... ...ne so she could get to her duties. "You aren't wearing the Expeditionary Medal," he noted. "But that's a UN medal, sir—" she said and was cut off. ... ...nd the details on UN forces that could be verified by at least some of the recipients. She wished for a means to double-check. Was it too good to be...

...Description: Sergeant Kendra Pacelli played no role in the many mistakes and crimes that took place on Earth. To avoid the repressive government, she seeks asylum on another planet. Grainne. Unfortunately for Kendra, the government tracks her down and is now after her for crim...

...Excerpt: Chapter 1 Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant. ?Quintus Horiatis Flaccus. "Didn't you sleep?" Kendra asked, her brain finally starting to track. "No. I didn't want to lock you in...

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Order of Military Merit (Russia)

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... Eligibility Citizens of the Russian Federation Aw... ... Eligibility Citizens of the Russian Federation Award... ... Next (higher) Order of Courage Next (lower)... ...erit" Ribbon of the Order "For Military Merit" ... ... 2 Award description 3 Notable recipients (partial list) 4 See also ... ...on the left side of the chest and when in the presence of other Orders and medals of the Russian Federation, is located immediately after the Order of... ...rs of Russia, white, blue and red. The obverse has a central red enamelled medallion with the silver state emblem of Russia in the center. The medalli... ...e bordered by 1 mm wide white stripes.[1] Notable recipients (partial list) The individuals below were rec... ... Russian Federation Presidential Certificate of Gratitude ...

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The Malady of the Century

By: Max Nordau

...E MALADY OF THE CENTURY by MAX NORDAU The Malady of the Century Max Nordau Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved W... ... THE CENTURY by MAX NORDAU The Malady of the Century Max Nordau Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved World Wide. ... ...Access Collection. http://worldLibrary.net - This eBook was obtained from the World eBook Library Consortia enhanced PDF eBook Collection. Membership... ...ry Consortia is only $8.95 per year. Your $8.95 helps to support a variety of global literacy programs. 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments in 104 la... ... hopelessly thrown in the shade by the epaulettes of the officers, and the medals decorating their colored uniforms. Herr Ellrich made a good host, p... ...approved fashion. In his buttonhole he wore the decoration of the 1866 war medal, and when he saw himself in the glass he could say with perfect self-... ...ssessor of her heart, to one of the greatest heiresses in Berlin, also his gratitude for his introduction to this splendid house, and his tender feeli... ...oved hand saluted and bowed, and on his face shone a mingled expression of gratitude and emotion, which, after the hard, cold bearing of his fellow-wo... ..., and added to the money words of sympathy and comfort, which afforded the recipients—unless they were utterly hardened—as much pleasure as the donati...

...Come, you fellows, that's enough joking. This defection of yours, melancholy Eynhardt, combines obstinacy with wisdom, like Balaam's ass! Well! may you rest in peace. And now let us be off. The glasses, filled with clear Affenthaler, rang merrily together, the smiling landlord too...

...· CHAPTER I. MOUNTAIN AND FOREST. · CHAPTER II. VANITIES OF VANITIES. · CHAPTER III. HEROES. · CHAPTER IV. IT WAS NOT TO BE. · CHAPTER V. A LAY SERMON. · CHAPTER VI. AN IDYLL. · CHAPTER VII. SYMPOSIUM. · CHAPTER VIII. DARK DAYS. · CHAPTER IX. RESULTS. · CHAPTER X. A SEASIDE ROMANCE...

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Grand Order of Queen Jelena

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... Grand Order of Queen Jelena (top: Grand Order medal with sash; bottom: Mor... ... Grand Order of Queen Jelena (top: Grand Order medal with sash; bottom: Morning Star (Danica) medal; left: smaller decorat... ...bon) Awarded by the Republic of Croatia Elig... ... Awarded by the Republic of Croatia Eligibility ... ... Awarded for "Contributions to the international reputation and status of the Republic of Croatia, for exc... ... 1 Description 2 Notable recipients 2.1 Foreign officials ... ...t shorter silver rays, with gold rays between. Notable recipients Foreign officials ... ... Medals ... ... Homeland's Gratitude Medal ...

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