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Layers: A Desert Storm Veteran and September 11
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » Essays
On September 11, 2001, the world changed forever when four planes crashed, including one that struck the Pentagon in Washington, DC. Linda Maye Adams describes the events of the day in Washington DC from a Desert Storm veteran’s perspective. This story moves chronologically through what happened and how it impacted the people who lived in that area, capturing the emotion of an unforgettable day.
Passing Strangeness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,690. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
If you're an aficionado of weird history you know about the Voynich Manuscript, but how about the Rohonc Codex? Care for something a bit different, something that explores things no-one has heard about? Unrepentant Rebels once tried to kidnap Lincoln's body, for example, and there's a copy of the Eiffel Tower under the foundations of Wembley Stadium. Meticulously researched and 100% historical
The Education of a Traitor: A Memoir of Growing Up in Cold War Russia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,670. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Russian
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The Education of a Traitor: A Memoir of Growing Up in Cold War Russia is a luminous memoir that describes the coming of age of a young Jewish girl in an oppressive totalitarian society rife with hypocrisy and Antisemitism.
Traveling the U.S.: San Diego
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
This photo-based tour includes over 85 photos from the following San Diego locations: the San Diego Zoo, the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, Sea World, Cabrillo National Monument, Old Point Loma Lighthouse, and the USS Midway.
Traveling the U.S.: Utah
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
This photo-based tour of Utah includes over 60 pictures from the following historic locations: Salt Lake temple, Utah State Capitol, the Beehive House, the Lion House, Temple Square, several important LDS buildings, a railroad town (Echo, UT), and Park City (with the Utah Olympic Park.)
Frank M. Andrews: Marshall's Airman - First Airman with Centralized Nationwide Command of Air Corps Bombardment, Advocate for Strong Airpower as the Principal Strategic Weapon in World War II
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,910. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication presents the story of an important airman of the past, General Frank M. Andrews, who was an inspirational figure in USAF history.
Aspects of Military Leadership - Ethics, Law, and Spirituality, Examples from Afghanistan, COIN Operations, Irregular Warfare, Holocaust, Rules of Engagement, Loyalty to Comrades, Religious Factor
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 238,550. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Army publication, comprised of a collection of essays, provides timely and insightful views on current leadership behavior and ethical concerns that men and women of the armed forces face in the demanding, complex, and prolonged decade of armed conflict.
Historical Review and Analysis of Army Physical Readiness Training and Assessment - Antiquity, Middle Ages, Colonial and Revolutionary Era, Koehler Era, Princeton Years, World War I and II, Cold War
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 195,080. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Army publication provides a pragmatic history of physical readiness training in the Army, stretching from antiquity to modern times.
Autonomy of the Air Arm (The Question of Autonomy for the United States Air Arm, 1907-1945) - Impact of the World War I Years, Army Air Corps Creation, GHQ Air Force, World War II
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 185,710. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique USAF publication describes early efforts to create an independent Air Force. The Air Service became a combatant arm of the Army in 1920, and in 1926 the Air Corps was created.
Classic Flight Testing at Edwards Air Force Base - A Career in Test and Evaluation: Reflections and Observations, Test Pilot Charles Adolph Oral History, F-111, Stall-Spin Testing, Culture, Combat
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 143,340. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique USAF publication presents a fascinating oral history of Charles "Pete" Adolph, who retired as Director of Test and Evaluation.
Alabama's Fallen Warriors: The price one state paid for the war on terror
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,170. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
This book acknowledges the cost to one state of the years our country has been actively engaged in the fight against terrorism. The deaths of 143 troops with ties to Alabama have impacted thousands of people – parents, children, spouses, other family members, friends, classmates and military buddies. This book is intended to pay tribute to those who have fallen and honor their memory.
American History A Day at A Time – August
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » American
Have fun and learn history by reading a daily lesson in American colonial history each day. This is the August installment of the 2015 edition of the series American History a Day at a Time. This edition presents the history of the American colonial frontier.
Galileo Galilei – A Short Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » History » European
Galileo Galilei has been called the father of modern science, and rightly so, his discoveries confirmed that the Sun, not the Earth, was at the center of the solar system. His work on motion laid the groundwork for the science of physics. As well as an early scientist, he was also an inventor – perfecting the telescope, microscope, and the thermometer.
The True Story of Noah: Discovering Where the Ark Came to Rest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,040. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
Noah's "Hill of Salvation" has now been discovered! Examine it yourself! This book presents the best evidence to date as to the precise location where Noah’s ark came to rest. Many throughout history have attempted to identify where the ark came to rest in various, remote locations throughout the world. All previous attempts failed... until now! The "True Story of Noah" reveals how it was located.
حياتي الدراسية
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,300. Language: Arabic. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
لماذا تبقى أفكاري حبيسة عقلي؟ سأتقاسم أفكاري مع العالم لأطلعكم على بعض تجاربي الفريدة في الحياة.
أصدقائي كنز حياتي
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,730. Language: Arabic. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
أتمنى للجميع أن يحظوا بصداقات كالتي حظيت بها، فقط هيئ نفسك لتكون أهل للصداقة ثم أعرض صداقتك... ستجدهم واحدا تلو الآخر يظهرون في حياتك، حظا موفقا،...
تجربتي الغريبة في الحب
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: Arabic. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
أرجوا أن تكون رسالة هذه القصة تصل إلى المراهقين خاصة الذين و هذا متوقع سيقيمون علاقات حب ، أدعوهم إلى التريث مع الحبيب و عدم الانجراف وراء المنطق دائما فهناك أمور خفية قد لا يراها كثيرون تكون هي السبب في نجاح أو فشل العلاقة، أرجوا أن تحصل الفائدة لكل من سيقرأ عن ن تجربتي هذه، استمتعوا بوقتكم.
Case Studies in Strategic Bombardment - World War II, British and American Air Offensive, Atom Bomb, Pacific, Korea, Vietnam, Gulf War, Doctrine, Planning, Operations, From the B-17 to the B-2 Bomber
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 254,270. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique USAF publication addresses the most controversial (and arguably most significant) air power mission of all — strategic bombardment.
In the Fullness of Time: A History of the Church of Saint Mary Magdalene, Toronto
Price: Free! Words: 73,730. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015 by Church of Saint Mary Magdalene. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The Church of Saint Mary Magdalene, Toronto, is a leading anglo-catholic parish in the Anglican Church of Canada, known for its rich and influential liturgical and musical traditions. David Greig's history places the well known achievements in the broader context of a living Christian community.
Case Studies in the Achievement of Air Superiority - World War II, Luftwaffe, RAF, Battle of Britain, Soviet Air Force, Operation Overlord, Pacific, Air War Japan, Korea, Southeast Asia, Israel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 358,590. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique USAF publication is an anthology of essays about some of the most important air superiority campaigns in history.