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Hiroshima
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,000. Language: Italian. Published: March 26, 2015 by Gingko edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
6 agosto 1945. Hiroshima venne distrutta dalla prima bomba atomica mai caduta su una città. Come diretta conseguenza, circa 60.000 giapponesi innocenti e inermi — uomini, donne e bambini — morirono, e 100.000 rimasero feriti; quasi tutto di una grande città di 250.000 persone venne spazzato via dall’immediata esplosione e dagli incendi successivi.
Call Me B: A Hopeful View of History and the Revolution
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,190. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
This is not exactly a book about history, or about teaching and learning methodologies, or educational theory and practice, or museum operations, or politics or revolution or the future. It’s about all of these things, and more, because it’s a book about people.
Replace #2: Guns & Race in America: How to Save Lives
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,730. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
Replace #2 proposes the Newtown Amendment, a replacement for the Second Amendment to the United States Constitution. The book traces the origin of the gun culture in America and its connection to racism. Replace #2 proposes the Newtown Amendment, allowing all levels of government to regulate guns as they see necessary, as the best path forward to a safer America.
The Footsteps of Barack Obama in A Changing America
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 85,080. Language: American English. Published: March 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
This book about the president of the United States who is a son of a non-American father, is written from a unique perspective of a US immigrant who lived to witness the changing American society through the history of 6 most recent elections of a US president. The book dwells in fascinating detail about the importance of US role in its global leadership towards a more perfect society.
Historia de Marruecos y Siria
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 20,560. Language: Spanish. Published: March 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
En esta oportunidad haremos un recorrido histórico por la esplendida ciudad de Marruecos, desde una perspectiva histórica de una cultura rica en tradición y elegancia característica de los pueblos del Medio Oriente, aunque geográficamente se encuentra en el continente africano es, junto con Egipto, los dos colosos africanos de más renombre como integrantes de la cultura árabe.
Three Rabbits Alibi
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,050. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
A True Story of Murder, Madness & the News in Colonial Melbourne. It's 1850s Australia. A double murder. A locked room. The murderer dying from a gunshot. But the reporter thinks the scene near impossible. Herald reporter Edmund Finn said it was "one the most atrocious deeds which darken the pages of colonial history". Reinvestigate this case to find a far more complex story with modern resonance.
Omdat Ik Vlaming Ben
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Price: $6.37 USD. Words: 53,080. Language: Dutch. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Aan de hand van de levensloop van Florine De Pauw uit Kerksken (Haaltert), schetst "Omdat Ik Vlaming Ben" het gevoel van achterstelling dat na de eerste wereldoorlog leefde bij vele Vlamingen en toont het hoe dit ertoe leidde dat vooral de zwaksten, de jongeren, na de oorlog terecht stonden als collaborateurs.
The Edge of Paradise: America in Micronesia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,200. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In 1967 the Peace Corps sent P. F. Kluge to paradise - or so the American possessions in Micronesia seemed. His assignment was as noble as it was adventurous: to help the people of those half-forgotten Pacific islands move from old to new, so that paradise would have prosperity and freedom as well as physical beauty. He immersed himself in the lives of the diverse peoples of the islands.
U.S. Marine Corps Expeditionary Warrior 2013: Future Maritime Operations for the 21st Century Operating Environment - Command and Control, Maneuver, Fires, Logistics/Sustainment, Force Protection
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 135,900. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is an important Marine Corps publication about Expeditionary Warrior 2013, the latest iteration of the Marine Corps' Title 10 wargame.
United States Army - Consideration of Others: Together We Can Achieve More - Alcohol and Drug Abuse, Identify Extremism and Extremist Organizations, HIV and Safe Sex Practices, Racism and Sexism
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 146,550. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important Army publication is a tool which focuses on the vital linkage between the individual soldier and his or her role as a member of a military team.
Marking Time - A Book of Collected Columns
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 73,420. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Essays
Vicki Williams has written a column for her local newspaper for over twenty years that has consistently been rated one of the paper's most popular features. Marking Time contains 87 columns that run the gamut from humor to slice-of-life pieces to philosophical essays about larger issues. It is about people and places, pets and politics, nature and human nature in a rural Hoosier county.
1811 Essentia
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 207,240. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
This book deals with an ordinary man from the 21st century (Michael), through a fault in the Essentia’s admin database, being time exchanged with the soul of a dead naval lieutenant from another century and there is no going back. Later in the Novel after he has fooled most of the crew in thinking him competent, he is unintentionally involved in several bloody sea fights.
U.S. Navy Naval Services Game 2013 and 2012- Full Reports and Analysis - Game Design, Game Mechanics and Participant Assignments, Methodology and Analytic Framing, Review Key Cell Deliverables
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 142,700. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, these three Navy documents provide special coverage of naval services games held in 2013 and 2012.
Negligent Neighbour: New Zealand's Complicity in the Invasion and Occupation of Timor-Leste
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 93,180. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Negligent Neighbour reveals the previously hidden history of New Zealand’s support for the invasion and occupation of East Timor. From 1975-1999 the people of East Timor lived and died under Indonesia’s colonial yoke. Indonesia relied on western support for both the invasion and occupation of East Timor, but until now New Zealand’s role has been forgotten or mentioned only in passing.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) Religious Ministry Team (RMT) Training and Readiness Manual, Handbook, Religious Ministry Support, Chaplain Individual Training
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 266,080. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Preaching
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, these three USMC documents cover chaplain training and religious ministry: Religious Ministry Team (RMT) Training and Readiness Manual *Religious Ministry Team Handbook * Religious Ministry Support in the U.S. Marine Corps.
The Prince Illustrated
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Price: Free! Words: 32,460. Language: British English. Published: March 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
A brief, happy history of selling change to the public. The classic text accompanied by 49 illustrations.
The Life of Arthur - General of the Britons
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Price: $11.89 USD. Words: 63,300. Language: British English. Published: March 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Medieval
Did King Arthur really exist? Here, the evidence from the earliest sources is presented in a clear and simple format. Leaning on a level of informed speculation, this work makes no claim to have answered every question. But the author hopes that it will stimulate discussion on post-Roman British history and Arthur’s part in it.
Ghosts of Gettysburg IV: Spirits, Apparitions and Haunted Places on the Battlefield
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Series: The Ghosts of Gettysburg. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,370. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
Gettysburg has earned the reputation as the most haunted place in America! The fourth book in Mark Nesbitt's popular "Ghosts of Gettysburg" book series includes more ghostly encounters on the battlefield, Gettysburg College campus, and in and around the town. Some venues are new, others continue to provide unsuspecting visitors with unexpected, sometimes bizarre, glimpses into another world.
Iraq in Perspective - Orientation Guide, Iraqi, Kurmanji, Sorani Cultural Orientation: Baghdad, Mosul, Geography, History, Military, Islam, Traditions, Cultures, Kurds, Yazidis, Hussein, Wars
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 120,400. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of four unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Iraq.
Same War Different Battlefields
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,550. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Inspiring stories from civilians impacted by World War II.This collection of stories from World War II gives first-person accounts about the bombing of Hiroshima, the London Blitz, refugees fleeing invading Russian armies, living under Nazi occupation, life in wartime Germany, Japanese American internment and more. The narrators are your friends and neighbors from Colorado's Front Range.