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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.
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 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.
Fugitives
Price: Free! Words: 109,600. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Canary Press eBooks Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » History » Reference
Heather Tallchief escaped from the USA with the man she loved and $2.5 million that didn't belong to her. She must have been on an incredible high. However, the buzz didn't last long. Soon after she and Roberto Solanis landed in Amsterdam to start their new life together, her lover vanished with the loot.
Angels
Price: Free! Words: 62,290. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Canary Press eBooks Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history, Nonfiction » History » Reference
Over 50 per cent of Americans and over one third of British people believe that we all have a guardian angel that protects us throughout our lives. More people believe in these divine bodyguards than in global warming. It is truly astonishing how many spiritually aware people have seen or sensed an angel’s presence at a time of contemplation or hardship.
Haunted English Pubs (2013)
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 183,720. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference
Descriptions of over 1250 haunted pubs and their resident ghosts.
What's in Your Surname?: The Fascinating Story of British Surnames
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,620. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » History » Reference
There are few books which look at British history solely through surnames. William Lewis presents a fascinating and entertaining history with accounts of over 2000 of our surnames. CONTENTS include How old are Surnames?; Surnames from Occupations; Surnames from Places; Surnames from Local Features ; Surnames from Relationships; Surnames from Words of Affection and Surnames from Nicknames.
Atlas du Québec
Price: Free! Words: 50,560. Language: French. Published: January 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference
L’Atlas du Québec compte trois parties. La première contient un répertoire de cartes et plans relatifs au Québec couvrant cinq siècles. La deuxième est un guide d’interprétation d’anciennes cartes géographiques selon trois étapes: observation globale de la carte, analyse de ses éléments et élaboration d’une synthèse. La troisième présente quelques descriptions de cartes exemplaires.