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Army National Guard (ARNG) Special Forces (SF) Units: The Standard and the Future - Special Operations for Unconventional Warfare, Core Competencies, Soldier's Personal Perspective
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,630. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Army National Guard SF units are not sufficiently trained or resourced. Their capabilities and readiness were further degraded by their recent high operational tempo.
History of each Country around the World
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,270. Language: American English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
The ebook is easy to use,refreshing and is guaranteed to be exciting!You can read this ebook without any prior knowledge of past events. A combination of 267 countries and islands. Some other interesting things this ebook will show you other than the background of countries are the names, flags, geography locations, ethnic groups, languages, religions, population, and maps.
The Small War Manual (SWM) and Marine Corps Military Operations Other than War Doctrine - Relevance in the 21st Century, MOOTW, Operational History, World War II
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 72,190. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The SWM is a USMC "pre-World War II booklet that provide[s] guidelines for the conduct of Military Operations Other than War (MOOTW)." It has been celebrated as "an unparalleled exposition of the theory of small wars."
Viedenská električka
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: Slovak. Published: January 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Prvého februára 2014 uplynulo sto rokov od uvedenia do prevádzky elektrickej lokálnej železnice medzi Prešporkom (dnešnou Bratislavou) a Viedňou po pravej strane Dunaja. Pre Bratislavčanov Viedenská električka, pre Viedenčanov Pressburger bahn (Bratislavská dráha). Publikácia detailne opisuje históriu bratislavského úseku tejto trate až po jeho zánik. Ilustrovaná je dobovými fotografiami ako aj fo
Munich Playground: The Myth of the Nazi Superman
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 82,870. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015 by BIG BYTE BOOKS. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
As senior correspondent for Reuters in Munich from 1936-1941, American Ernest Pope saw the cruel and outrageous behavior of Nazis in their native habitat.
Un uomo giusto
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,830. Language: Italian. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
La foto sbiadita sulla tomba di famiglia, ricordi tramandati da generazioni e il ritrovamento in soffitta di una cassetta di legno con foto antiche, danno lo spunto per scrivere questo libro, che vuole essere il racconto di un uomo giusto che fu dimenticato dalle istituzioni per la sola colpa di essere convinto del proprio ideale. A distanza di settantant'anni, dopo numerose interviste e la racc
Magic, Religion & Cannabis
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,970. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Steven Hager has spent a lifetime investigating the connection between cannabis and spirituality and puts most everything he knows on the subject into this illuminating book.
Dirty Money, Secret Societies and Killing JFK
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,630. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
"The best article on the assassination," --Judge Jim Garrison. The Executive Action Team James J. Angleton assembled to kill Castro (William Harvey, Johnny Roselli) was diverted for the Kennedy hit, and immediately afterwards, a trail of dead bodies began appearing around Angleton, one that included Roselli and Sam Giancana.
Średniowiecze. Kompendium wiedzy historycznej
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 42,450. Language: Polish. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Medieval
Dzieje Europy i Polski w średniowieczu. W książce omówiono początki państwa polskiego, okres rozbicia dzielnicowego i unię z Litwą. Scharakteryzowano także między innymi przebieg krucjat oraz wojny stuletniej.
Starożytność. Kompendium wiedzy historycznej
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 42,090. Language: Polish. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
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Dzieje Europy i świata w starożytności. W książce przedstawiono historię despotycznych monarchii Bliskiego i Dalekiego Wschodu, dzieje greckich miast-państw oraz historię imperium rzymskiego.
The Case For Ordinary People In National History: Towards New Narratives Of Australia’s Past
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Price: Free! Words: 12,720. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
The settlement of Australia and New Zealand were among the most ambitions experiments in social engineering ever attempted. But the hundreds of thousands of ordinary people who made it happen are often absent from the standard histories. This is my case for including ordinary people in national history throught an emerging genre of history known as the ‘new history from below’.
The Tomb of Tutankhamun: Treasury & Annex (by Howard Carter & Brian V. Hunt
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,370. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015 by BIG BYTE BOOKS. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
In this third and final volume of Howard Carter's classic work on his historic discovery of the tomb of Tutankhamun, he gets down to the details of the objects contained in the Treasury and the Annexe.
The Tomb of Tutankhamun: Burial Chamber & Mummy
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Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 67,010. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015 by BIG BYTE BOOKS. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
No archaeologist in history had ever seen an intact burial of an Egyptian pharaoh. Now Howard Carter and his team were about to open the innermost coffin of Tutankhamun.
The Tomb of Tutankhamun: The Discovery (by Howard Carter & Brian V. Hunt)
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 46,780. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015 by BIG BYTE BOOKS. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
"Let me try and tell the story of it all. It will not be easy, for the dramatic suddenness of the initial discovery left me in a dazed condition, and the months that have followed have been so crowded with incident that I have hardly had time to think." The book is Carter's personal story of the greatest adventure of his life.
Drifting
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,150. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Drifting is the story of Celesta Taylor as told through entries from her diaries. It relates her struggles as widow living on a farm in Quebec at the turn of the last century.
Megaliths of Jewish Lost Tribes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,740. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Jewish
There are two unresolved mysteries in history. One is the disappearance of the ten Israelite tribes that the Assyrians had enslaved and transported to their lands and put them to slave for the empire. They eventually disappeared from history, and the Bible refers to them as the ‘Lost People’. This is an effort to discover their survivors.
The Sanibel Island Lighthouse
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,700. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
A specialized history of Sanibel Island, Florida, 1513-2014. Features the history and operation of the Sanibel Island Lighthouse. Well-illustrated
The Open Door: A History of Tacoma Community College
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Price: Free! Words: 40,160. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
A narrative history of Tacoma Community College, as told by the students, faculty, staff and community leaders who helped to build, develop and defend the institution's open door to educational opportunity.
Countering North Korean Special Purpose Forces - Vast Tunnel Network, Infiltration, Amphibious and Airborne Approaches, DPRK Submarines, Apache Attack Helicopters to the Rescue
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,300. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
As United States and Republic of Korea forces stand to defend against a DPRK attack, one of the most formidable tasks is how to counter a second front in the Joint Rear Security Area of the Republic of Korea.
General Advice: An Essay
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Price: Free! Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Eight general principles of war from an armchair general. The play on words on general is deliberate.