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The Essential Guide to Old, Antique and Ancient Metal Spoons
By David Villanueva
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,810. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Kitchenware
This illustrated guide to spoons has been produced for finders, collectors, family historians and anyone interested in spoons from earliest times to the nineteenth century. The book is basically divided into three sections: the first covers the development of spoons, particularly silver, from earliest times; the second covers old base metal spoons and the third, some continental spoons.
Time Of Humans - The New Legacy
By Bruce Alpine
Series: History Of Life On Earth - Mini eBook, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
As the planet constantly evolved, so to has life. From the smallest organism, every stage along the way. Through ideal conditions for life, to conditions that have severely compromised and threatened the chances for all life to continue. We have succeeded, where many of our earlier ancestors didn’t, as did every other living thing on Earth today. This is us, this is the modern world.
Beginnings - The Earth And Life
By Bruce Alpine
Series: History Of Life On Earth - Mini eBook, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
We all know that life on Earth is possible! We are here and so is every other form of life that we know. Three-point five billion years ago, Earth’s atmosphere and environment was very different from today.
Book of Firsts - First Time Almost Everything Happened
By Gordon Kerr
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,990. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 16, 2014 by RW Press. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
‘It’s not winning silver; it’s losing gold’, says a famous Nike ad, hammering home the painful truth that posterity has little compassion for those who finish second. They are, more often than not, expunged from history, years – perhaps even decades – of grinding toil and desperate hope cast into the dustbin of history.
Fugitives
By Gordon Kerr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,600. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Canary Press eBooks Limited. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
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
By Charlotte Montague
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,290. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Canary Press eBooks Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
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)
By Donald Stuart
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 183,720. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
Descriptions of over 1250 haunted pubs and their resident ghosts.
Fabrics a la Romantic Regency
By Deb Salisbury
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 257,750. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
"Fabrics à la Romantic Regency" is intended for the use of costume historians, literary scholars, Regency enthusiasts, Regency re-enactors and dance enthusiasts, historical writers and history buffs. Anyone who has questions about fabric from 1795 to 1836 will find many answers in these pages. It covers fabrics,feathers, furs, ribbons & laces, including their uses and contemporary opinions.
Torture: The Pros and Cons of the Issue
By BookCaps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,790. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
Torture. That single word is enough to spark a passionate debate from either side. It’s hard to form a view one way or another when there is so much heated opinion for or against it. The ViewCaps Pros and Cons series takes a step back and looks at the issue objectively. It lays out only the facts and let’s you decide what opinion to take. ViewCaps is an imprint of BookCaps™ Study Guides. With e
The Successful Treasure Hunter's Essential Site Research Manual: How to Find Productive Metal Detecting Sites
By David Villanueva
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,560. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
The secrets of site research finally revealed…Now you can quickly learn how to put your metal detector’s search-coil in the right place every time.
Anne Rice's Unauthorized French Quarter Tour
By That Other Tour
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,130. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Anne Rice’s Unauthorized French Quarter Tour is a historical fiction tour which blends old New Orleans with present-day New Orleans. This tour only covers the Vampire Chronicles and Mayfair Witches novels. Anne Rice’s notoriety as a writer began when Interview with the Vampire, the first book in the Vampire Chronicles, made its debut in 1976.
Atlas du Québec
By Claude Trudel
Price: Free! Words: 16,220. Language: French. Published: January 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
L’Atlas du Québec est un guide destiné aux étudiants pour l’interprétation d’anciennes cartes géographiques. Les trois étapes de cette démarche sont illustrées par un grand nombre de cartes et de plans de différentes époques. Le livre est complété par une liste des cartes, un répertoire de cartothèques, un lexique, une bibliographie, un index des auteurs et une notice biographique.
Oil under Sherwood Forest
By Janet Roberts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
britain is an island so supplies have to be imported. during both world wars the germans decided starvation - food for the people, oil for machinery, would be effective. discovering oil in the middle of nottinghamshire made a difference. this is the story.