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Greylorn John Keith Laumer
Peter Simple Frederick Marryat
The Mission of Janice Day Helen Beecher Long
Mr. Opp Alice Hegan Rice
Reminiscences, Incidents, Battles, Marches and Camp Life of the Old 4th Michigan Infantry in War of Rebellion, 1861 to 1864 O. S. Barrett
Drum Taps in Dixie Delavan S. Miller
The Northern Iron George A. Birmingham
Scrimshaw William Fitzgerald Jenkins
Scrimshaw William Fitzgerald Jenkins
Scrimshaw William Fitzgerald Jenkins


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    Stanislao [stah-neez-lah-aw] /ˌstɑ nizˈlɑ ɔ/ (Show IPA), 1826–1910, Italian chemist. Historical Examples Appletons’ Popular Science Monthly, April 1900 Various The Greville Memoirs (Second Part) Charles C. F. Greville

  • Cannoli

    tubular pastry shells stuffed with a sweetened filling of whipped ricotta and often containing nuts, citron, or bits of chocolate. Contemporary Examples The Worst Strip Club in Vegas Richard Abowitz September 16, 2010 De Robertis, a New York Great, Bids Farewell Lizzie Crocker December 3, 2014

  • Cannon

    a mounted gun for firing heavy projectiles; a gun, howitzer, or mortar. British Machinery, quill (def 10). Armor. a cylindrical or semicylindrical piece of plate armor for the upper arm or forearm; a vambrace or rerebrace. Also called cannon bit, canon bit. a round bit for a horse. the part of a bit that is […]

  • Cannon-ball

    a missile, usually round and made of iron or steel, designed to be fired from a cannon. Tennis. a served ball that travels with great speed and describes little or no arc in flight. anything that moves with great speed, as an express train. made from a curled-up position with the arms pressing the knees […]

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