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The Road to Waterloo - a concise history of the 1815 campaign
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,960. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by White & MacLean Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
From the disastrous invasion of Russia in 1812 to his defeat on the battlefield of Waterloo three years later, Napoleon's fall has a certain inevitability about it. Alasdair White explores the events of 1815 and sets them in perspective, showing how close Napoleon came to an improbable victory despite his many failings.
Terrorism and WMD in the Contemporary Operational Environment (U.S. Army TRADOC G2 Handbook 1.04) - CBRN Threat, Weapons of Mass Destruction, Chemical, Biological, Nuclear, Dirty Bomb
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,610. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Understanding terrorism and weapons of mass destruction (WMD) span foreign and domestic threats in strategy, tactics, and targets in a full spectrum contemporary operational environment (COE).
An Aussie Backpacking Londoner 1952-53
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,290. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
This Book is about the 11 months I spent living and working in London during he Coronation Year of 1953
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Tactical Radio Operations (FM 6-02.53) - Networks, Electromagnetic Spectrum Operations, HF and VHF, Ground and Airborne, Ultra HF, Tactical Satellite, SINCGARS
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 122,210. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This field manual (FM) serves as a reference document for tactical radio systems. It also provides doctrinal procedures and guidance for using tactical radios on the modern battlefield.
Health Service Support - Joint Chiefs of Staff Joint Publication 4-02 - Surgeon's Office, Casualty Management, Medical Logistics, Force Health Protection, Combat Operations, Special Operations Forces
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 137,120. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This publication provides doctrine for the planning, preparation, and execution of health service support across the range of military operations.
USAF Medical Support for Special Operations Forces Tactical Doctrine - Air Force Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures 3-42.6 - SOF Operational Medical, Logistics, War Reserve Material, Training
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,960. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Special operations missions are conducted by specially organized, trained and equipped military forces to achieve military, political, economic or psychological objectives by unconventional means in hostile, denied, or politically sensitive areas.
The Road to Appomattox
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Price: Free! Words: 9,390. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
The Road to Appomattox is the story of Confederate General Lee's retreat from Petersburg, Virginia to Appomattox Courthouse. It describes the action of the ten days from April 3rd through April 12th 1863, the long march, the battles and skirmishes along the way and finally Lee's surrender to General Grant at Appomattox. It is a short book and not meant to be the definitive work on the subject.
Bowe Bergdahl: A U.S. Soldier imprisoned by the Taliban
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Price: Free! Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Bowe Robert Bergdahl (born March 28, 1986) is a United States Army soldier who was held captive by the Taliban-aligned Haqqani network in Afghanistan from June 2009 until his release in May 2014. The circumstances under which Bergdahl went missing and how he was captured by the Taliban have since become a subject of intense media scrutiny.
Tribal Militias: An Effective Tool to Counter Al-Qaida and its Affiliates? The Iraqi Experience, Sahwa, Patron-Client Relationship, ISIS Onslaught, Yemen, Taking the Fight to al-Qaeda, Golden Swords
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,120. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Most of the local societies in which Al-Qaida and its affiliates and offshoots operate in the Middle East and Africa have a predominantly tribal or at least have a strong tribal component (Iraq, Yemen, Libya, Syria, Somalia, Mali, and Sinai).
Terror Operations: Case Studies in Terrorism (TRADOC Handbook) Tokyo Subway Sarin Attack, Murrah Building Oklahoma Bombing, Khobar Towers, USS Cole Bombing, London Bombs 2005, Beslan Hostage Crisis
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 109,150. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Terror Operations: Case Studies in Terrorism is a U.S Army handbook that presents several terrorist incidents in a case study methodology. This document provides an introduction to the nature of terrorism and recognition of terrorist threats to U.S. military forces.
Beyond the Bosporus: The Thracian Connection to Troy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015 by JaMa Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Turkey & Ottoman Empire
Little is known about the ancient city of Troy, site of the infamous but largely unhistorical Trojan War. Much more has attention has been focused to finding out about the city-state itself but not much about its alliance and trade systems and from where its original inhabitants may have come. So much of its trade and culture was rooted in Thrace, just across the Bosporus.
От Бобруйска до окраин
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,790. Language: Russian. Published: January 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Essays
Очерки и статьи об истории белорусского города Бобруйска и населенных пунктов Бобруйского региона (с фотоиллюстрациями). Здесь собраны архивные сведения и уникальные воспоминания старожилов, многих из которых сегодня уже нет в живых.
The Jewish Background of Indian People
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,460. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Resurrection takes place from the grave. A new history is born from these graves. This is the story of a tribe which set out 2700 years ago from Israel and their arrival at the Southern most part of India through the ancient Northern and Southern Trade Routes.
U.S. Army Irregular Opposing Forces (OPFOR): Insurgents, Guerrillas, Criminals, Noncombatants, Terrorism, Functional Tactics, Techniques, Procedures, Hybrid Threat for Training
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 138,820. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The three primary categories of irregular forces portrayed by the OPFOR are insurgents, guerrillas, and criminals. These actors may operate separately or in conjunction with one another and/or combined with regular military forces as the Hybrid Threat (HT) for training.
Location of Eden: A New Discovery: A Latest Geographical and Historical Study of Eden
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Price: Free! Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
The Bible reveals two Edens – the spiritual Eden and the physical Eden. God, Adam, Eve and Satan all dwell in the spiritual Eden, as mythical symbols. There is also the physical Eden in which flowed rivers that continue to flow today. A careful inquiry into their sources would lead us to the actual location of Eden, the geographical entity.
How They Murdered Princess Diana: The Shocking Truth
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Price: $8.40 USD. Words: 257,390. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography
This explosive book blows the lid on one of the most shocking crimes of our modern era. But it does more than that. How They Murdered Princess Diana is the most complete evidence-based account of the assassination of Princess Diana yet written. It delivers on providing answers to many of the key questions: Who did it? Why was Diana assassinated? How was it carried out?
History of the U.S. Army 7th Armored Division in World War II: From the Beaches to the Baltic and Roll out the Barrel, Drive through France, Chartres, Reims, Verdun, Seine, Battle Against the Nazi SS
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,970. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This exclusive World War II history ebook presents two rarely seen illustrated histories of the 7th Armored Division and its heroic exploits in the liberation of France from the Nazis.
Grace Revealed: a memoir
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 74,680. Language: American English. Published: January 8, 2015 by NorLightsPress. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Seventy-five years after Joseph Stalin’s reign of terror across Eastern Europe, entertainment journalist Greg Archer takes a step back from Hollywood and examines his Polish family’s mind-bending odyssey of the 1940s. In the process, he exposes one of the most under-reported events of the 20th Century: Stalin’s mass deportation of nearly two million Polish citizens to the Siberian gulags.
The Admiral Graf Spee
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The captain of the Admiral Graf Spee requested 15 days to make repairs to his pocket battleship. The Graf Spee sustained damage after it was shelled by three British cruisers in Uruguay. In the end the German warship was forced to leave Montevideo by government officials of the South American country. Captain Langsdorff talked with Adolph Hitler before he scuttled his ship and took how own life.
The Top 100 Most Influential Christians of All Time, Volume 2: From the Reformation to the Twentieth Century
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 126,160. Language: American English. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / History
Volume 2 tells the story of the Reformation through Erasmus, Luther, Calvin, and others, the opposition given voice through popes, monks, and Church theologians. We see the great events through the people involved. The fight for religious freedom in America, Great Awakenings, the Great Missionary Movement, attacking the evils of the Industrial Revolution, and how the major denominations began.