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The Age of Dragons - A Historical Guide to These Legendary Creatures
Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference
The Age of Dragons: a short non-fiction educational guide that explores the origin and impact that dragons have had on a variety of cultures. Questions such as... what is the oldest dragon inspired artifact? Are dragons evil? What does the Bible say about dragons?... and many more are answered in this 16 page pictorial guide.
dMAC Digest Vol 7 No 1 The Lindisfarne Gospels
Price: Free! Words: 11,930. Language: Australian English. Published: March 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » History » Reference
We trace the history surrounding The Lindisfarne Gospels, one of the world’s greatest masterpieces of Latin calligraphy and illumination; from when it was written at the Holy Island of Lindisfarne, through the Viking attacks, to its current resting place in the British Library.
Popular Culture and Current Affairs in the Early 21st Century (2000s & 2010s): My Perspective
Price: Free! Words: 10,950. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » History » Reference
This book outlines some of the major events and cultural themes of the first two decades of the 21st century. This book was written as a reference companion to my other books, especially the Princess’s Spirit novels, as my viewpoint of this period has deeply affected my writing. However, I believe it may also be interesting more generally as one ‘participant’ perspective on this period.
Türk Kahramanları
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 22,810. Language: Turkish. Published: February 1, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference
Vatan uğruna kendi canını hiçe sayan insanlar kahraman olanlardır. Onlar sadece vatanları için değil, vatanlarında dalgalanan şanlı bayrak için, vatanları üzerinde yaşayan çocuklar, aileler ve masum insanlar için, bu vatanı bize teslim eden atalarımız için canlarını ortaya koyarlar.
Dictators Favorite Ways to Kill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,720. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Thomas Crowne. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference
While some of the worst tyrants in history have taken a severe beating from the media, society, historians and those oppressed and terrorized by them, when looked at objectively the Christian god so highly lauded today is in fact far worse than any of the mortal human recreant satraps that have plagued mankind for millennia.
Born in 1916.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: British English. Published: December 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Born in 1916 by Kerry Butters is a reference Book from that year, included in it are things in the News, Famous Births and Deaths etc. Great for birthday presents. Look out for other years in the series or maybe buy your own birth year. Look out for other years in the series by the same Author. 1916 - 2016
A’dan Z’ye ATATÜRK
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 19,330. Language: Turkish. Published: November 24, 2016 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference
10 Kasım 1938 tarihinde dünyaya gözlerini yuman bu vatan aşığı lider Etnografya müzesinde geçici olarak kabrine konuldu. Cenazesine bütün dünya liderlerinin katılması dikkat çekiciydi. 10 Kasım 1953 tarihinde ise naşı Etnografya müzesinden törenle Anıtkabir’e nakledildi.
Istoria timpurie a cafelei
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,270. Language: Romanian. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » History, Nonfiction » History » Reference
Civilizaţia umană a cunoscut trei tipuri majore de bături nealcoolice extrase din plante, de-a lungul existenţei sale: ceaiul, cacao, şi cafeaua. Sursele vegetale preferate pentru astfel de băuturi sunt frunzele şi boabele. Dintre acesteam frunzele de ceai sunt cele mai utilizate, urmate de boabele de cafea, iar pe locul trei boabele de cacao. Dar din punctul de vedere al comerţului internaţional,
Thailand Timeline: History 1500-2015
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 181,230. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Reference
Thailand Timeline is a chronology of Thai history from 1500 to 2015. It lists in sequence the main historical information during this period. Covering more than 500 years of its rich and varied history, Thailand Timeline runs to almost 200,000 words and over 7,000 individual entries.
Barton & Childers of Glendalough, Co. Wicklow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016 by Arthur Kavanagh. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Reference
Bob Barton and his cousin Erskine Childers found themselves increasingly drawn into the events of 1916-22. As protégés of the British public school system, they were unlikely but highly effective adherents to Sinn Fein. Executed for his beliefs, Erskine’s legacy was to found a dynasty that has already produced a President of Ireland and a senior diplomat in the United Nations.
Tisdall of Charlesfort Co. Meath Ireland
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Reference
This book traces the history of the TISDALL FAMILY OF CHARLESFORT from about 1630 up to the present day. Charlefort was the name of the house built by the Tisdalls c. 1740 and replaced their old residence known as MOUNT TISDALL. Their estates were mainly in MARTRY, NEAR KELLS IN CO. MEATH.
Preston of Gormanston Ireland
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Reference
The Prestons lived in Co. Meath, Ireland for close to 6 centuries and contributed in no small way to the political, military and social life of the country.
Acton of Kilmacurragh Co. Wicklow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016 by Arthur Kavanagh. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Reference
The Acton family of Kilmacurragh, Co. Wicklow has been associated with the house and estate since the 17th century when the original house also called Westaston was built. The estate was situated near Glenealy, midway between Rathdrum and Brittas Bay. The house was home to many generations of Actons whose menfolk, like many of the gentry menfolk, produced capable Army officers.
Brand Names - World Famous Brand Names and Their Origin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Bibliographies & indices, Nonfiction » History » Reference
From the bestselling author of Red Herrings & White Elephants, Pop Goes the Weasel, What Caesar did for my Salad, 9/11 Conspiracy, New World Order and many more...
August 27: The Story of a Special Day
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015 and represented by Timespinner Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference, Nonfiction » General reference » Trivia
The Story of a Special Day — the birthday card they'll never throw away! Learn what happened in history, who was born, who died, and what's being celebrated around the world. What happened on your special day? From celebrations around the world to significant moments in history, this ebook makes the perfect present for any special day!
Historical Gems of the San Francisco Bay Area
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,880. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Museums of the World, Nonfiction » History » Reference
Whether you are a visitor to the San Francisco Bay Area or a long-term resident of the area, it’s not uncommon to focus on the major, well-known attractions and overlook lesser-known sites that offer more local flavor and background. This book lists over 220 historical sites and museums from all eras of California's rich history.
The Book and Libraries
Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference
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The history of the book, and the relationship between the book and libraries.
Freedom's Light: Quotations from History's Champions of Freedom
Price: Free! Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
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FREEDOM'S LIGHT contains quotations from 38 of history's champions of freedom, from Aristotle to Zlata Filipovic, from George Washington to Martin Luther King, Jr. Included are Jefferson, Adams, Franklin, Anne Frank and many more.
The Top 100 Most Influential Christians of All Time, Volume 2: From the Reformation to the Twentieth Century
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 126,160. Language: American English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / History, Nonfiction » History » Reference
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.
War and Peace A Collection of “Quotations”
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Reference
War is an organized and often prolonged conflict that is carried out by states or non-state actors. It is generally characterized by extreme violence, social disruption and an attempt at economic destruction. Peace is an occurrence of harmony characterized by lack of violence, conflict behaviors and the freedom from fear of violence. Commonly understood as the