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Peter the Hermit
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,810. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
The story of Peter the Hermit’s involvement in the Frank – Byzantine – Sunni Seljuk Turk – Shia Fatimid Egyptian religious and territorial war of the late 11th century.
Nyayo Za Obama
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,980. Language: Swahili. Published: April 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Nyayo za Obama follows Barack Obama through his history making success in US politics. It is written in Swahili - language spoken by most people in Obama's ancestral home country Kenya and most of the region around it. In this book Swahili language, the most promising non-tribal and truly pan-African language, has been enriched vastly by a glossary of new words and terminology.
Coming to Las Vegas, A True Tale of Sex, Drugs & Sin City in the 70s
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 71,810. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This memoir tells how the author arrived in Las Vegas in 1973 to join a circus, opened the new MGM Grand Hotel/Casino as a cocktail waitress and, among other adventures, experienced a city-wide Culinary Union strike. Each story told in this memoir—of the Martin Scorsese “Casino” era of Las Vegas—is true, and many of them are humorous as well as outrageous.
NSA Secrets Declassified: Pearl Harbor Revisited, West Wind Clear - Cryptology and the Winds Message Controversy, The Black Chamber, Navy Cryptology, Signal Intelligence, Linguists, Purple Machines
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 299,380. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important compilation of NSA publications and documents provides truly unique insights into the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor which led to American involvement in World War II.
The Great Tea Party in the Old Northwest: State Constitutional Conventions, 1847-1851
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,540. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Supporters of today's Tea Party movement claim the Boston Tea Party of 1773 as their inspiration, while scholars dismiss the connection. Neither camp pays much attention to intervening years; both overlook one of the great populist movements. Yet 19th-century Americans who were fed up with reckless government spending, high taxes, and crony capitalism launched a campaign for smaller government.
A Citizen's Guide to the U.S. Constitution;
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 25,870. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
An basic introduction to the essential nature of the U.S. Constitution via an examination of pre-constitutional history and the fundamental principles of Constitutional interpretation by the Supreme Court. Each of the Constitution's key principles and clauses will identified and their meaning discussed in the context of Supreme Court decisions.
History of Christmases Past
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,270. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent
A collection of historical information about the traditions of Christmas through the centuries, including the religious aspects, decorations, games, food and plays.
Easter In Images
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
This book gives a brief description of Easter and traditions from across the world. With beautiful photos of postcards, jewelry and Fabrage eggs, this book is a treasure for history collectors everywhere.
Commission on the National Guard and Reserves - Transforming into a 21st Century Operational Force, Enhancing Defense Department Role, Sustainable Operational Reserve, Continuum of Service, Personnel
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 382,750. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this commission report - Transforming the National Guard and Reserves into a 21st-century Operational Force - contains six major conclusions and 95 recommendations.
Historical Overview of the Space and Missile Systems Center 1954-2003 - Ballistic Missiles and Launch Vehicles, Atlas, Thor, Titan, EELV, Minuteman, Peacekeeper, MX, Delta, Satellites, MOL, Milstar
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 54,080. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this publication provides a historical overview of the Space and Missile Systems Center and its antecedents during approximately the first 50 years of their existence.
World War II - The European Campaign: Its Origins and Conduct, D-Day Planning and Execution, Operations Cobra and Market Garden, Hurtgen Campaign, Ardennes Offensive, Ruhr or Berlin
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 296,420. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this publication by the Strategic Studies Institute offers a fresh look at the campaign in Europe.
Liberating Kuwait - U.S. Marines in the Gulf War, 1990-1991, Iraq's Saddam Hussein and the Invasion of Kuwait, Defending Saudi Arabia, Air War, Scuds, al-Khafji, Harriers Afloat, Fratricide Issues
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 125,410. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is the official USMC history of the First Gulf War, Liberating Kuwait. Every aspect of the historic conflict is covered, including the prelude to the invasion by Iraq and Saddam Hussein, defending Saudi Arabia, the Air War, and the ultimate victory.
Luận đoán tình yêu và sự nghiệp qua nhân tướng học
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Price: $1.88 USD. Words: 18,910. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Cuốn sách này giới thiệu với quý bạn phương pháp luận đoán nhanh, dễ nhớ, dễ vận dụng, của nhân tướng học, về những vấn đề liên quan đến đời sống : tình yêu, hôn nhân; gia đình, sự nghiệp và giao tiếp.
Complete Guide to Baluchistan - Baluchi Cultural Orientation, Balochistan, Southwestern Province of Pakistan, Strategic Importance, Nationalism and Separatist Struggle, Baruchi and Brahui, Gwadar
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 252,230. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important publication presents several vital government documents and reports about Baluchistan, the southwest province of Pakistan.
Gođenje, jučer, danas, sutra
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 25,250. Language: Bosnian. Published: April 1, 2015 and represented by Irfan Lilic. Category: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
U knjizi "Gođenje, jučer, danas, sutra" je historijski razvoj sela Gođenje u Istočnoj Bosni, opis sela i običaja prije Rata 1992, opis ratnih dešavanja, opisi povratnika u selo, spiskovi poginulih, umrlih, raseljenih pojedinaca porodica i pojedinaca, te poznata porodična stabla familija koja su živjela u selu, a koja sežu i do 18. vijeka.
Dear Arlie: Postcards to a Friend (1907-1913)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Postcards
Traces of a friendship over a hundred years ago remain in the postcards Pauline Washburn sent to her friend Arlie Shinkle. Enjoy the journey of their friendship through these 21 postcards from 1907 to 1913. The historic images along with the words inscribed on the back take us back to a different time and place.
Holocaust Survivor Stories: Georgina: True Holocaust Survivor Stories from the Darkest Days of the Holocaust
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 34,960. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
Holocaust Survivor Stories: Georgina: True Holocaust Survivor Stories from the Darkest Days of the Holocaust An Incredible True Story of Survival Audacity and Deception from the Darkest Days of the Holocaust. December 1944 whilst heavy snows fall over Budapest and soldiers battle for the streets, Georgina a young Jewish woman, is nearly starving to death with her new born son.
What's in a Name?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,970. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » History » Family history
In What's In A Name? Ian Murray Tough examines the roots of etymology, with particular focus on surnames and their socio-geographical context. A fascinating and incisive study which may inspire others to conduct detective work into family history.
The Money Dragon
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,620. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Family history
In this stunning novel, Pam Chun brings to life the story of Lau Ah Leong, the Money Dragon, the legendary founder of Honolulu’s Chinatown and his 5 wives. The great-granddaughter of Ah Leong, Chun reaches deep into family history to reveal a startling tale that depicts the tumult and opportunity that occurs when the deep-rooted traditions of the Chinese people conflict with the Americans.
The Conflict of the Ages Part 1 Teacher Edition The Scientific History of Origins
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,200. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Teacher Edition includes complete student text, review questions, vocabulary, and answer keys. The Conflict of the Ages is a Multi-Part exploration of History, Science and ancient Literature. This first installment covers the concepts of God, time, Creation, physics, cosmology, and specifics about each day of Creation.