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scottish history books in scotland - few countries have a more varied or romantic history than scotland a country that the romans failed to subdue that has been populated with inhabitants that include picts scots and vikings that fought to reassert its independence in the face of many invasion attempts by southern neighbours and whose line of kings would eventually inherit the english throne, a short history of australia project gutenberg australia - a short history of australia chapter i the dawn of discovery early maps of the southern regions speculations as to antipodes discovery of sea route to the east indies discovery of the pacific the portuguese and spaniards discovery of the solomon islands quiros at the new hebrides torres strait, leopard antiques antique silver - dutch antique silver miniature horse and carriage gebruder van straten hoorn gebruder van straten hoorn 1885 1891 420 00 an antique dutch silver miniature horse and carriage made in hoorn late 19th century