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Marking Time - A Book of Collected Columns
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 73,420. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: 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.
От Бобруйска до окраин
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,790. Language: Russian. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays
Очерки и статьи об истории белорусского города Бобруйска и населенных пунктов Бобруйского региона (с фотоиллюстрациями). Здесь собраны архивные сведения и уникальные воспоминания старожилов, многих из которых сегодня уже нет в живых.
Italia: un paese 1000 Maschere
You set the price! Words: 381,790. Language: Italian. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » History » Essays
Uno scritto unico che non dovrebbe mancare in nessuna biblioteca. Per la prima volta vengono esaminate le Maschere, i costumi, la storia e le leggende di oltre 700 Comuni italiani.
El Guerrero Solar - El Porvenir
Series: Trilogía: El Guerrero Solar. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 188,850. Language: Spanish. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » History » Essays
En la tiranía invisible causado por el Tecno-Sistema durante el siglo 21, este tercer ensayo de “El Guerrero Solar” describe las leyes autónomas de tal entidad, resaltando su insostenibilidad. De modo revolucionario emerge el potencial evolucionario de recuperar una nueva concepción del hombre ligado harmónicamente al cosmos. El potencial de encarnar de nuevo al Guerrero Solar
El Guerrero Solar - El Eclipse
Series: Trilogía: El Guerrero Solar. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 123,040. Language: Spanish. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » Essays
Una descripción profunda acerca de las consecuencias que entrañaron para la humanidad la desaparición progresiva del ideal del Guerrero Solar, causando un contraataque de fuerzas históricas/ideológicas y la progresiva constitución del Tecno-Sistema; un exoesqueleto de naturaleza funcional/cibernético que provee de ventajas materiales a la humanidad a costa de su esclavitud feliz.
El Guerrero Solar - Origenes Asscenso y Decadencia
Series: Trilogía: El Guerrero Solar. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 130,950. Language: Spanish. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » Essays
Un vuelo de águila a los orígenes legendarios del Guerrero Solar, el más valioso y excelente héroe que ilumina el corazón del mito y la saga. En este primer ensayo de la trilogía de “El Guerrero Solar se describe el declive histórico de tal figura en Occidente mediante eventos clave ocurridos en la Edad Media, impulsando el progresivo dominio del SuperDragón, camuflado en diversas máscaras.
The Solar Warrior - A New Hope
Series: The Solar Warrior Trilogy. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 191,710. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » Essays
Within the invisible tyranny caused by the Techno-System during the 21st century, this third essay of “The Solar Warrior” describes the autonomous laws of such entity, emphasising its unsustainability. In a revolutionary way emerges the evolutionary potential of recovering a new conception of men harmonically linked to the cosmos. The potential of incarnating, once again, the Solar Warrior.
The Solar Warrior - The Eclipse
Series: The Solar Warrior Trilogy. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 126,620. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » Essays
A deep description of the consequences that entailed for humanity the progressive disappearance of the Solar Warrior ideal, and the counterattack of dark forces, causing the progressive constitution of the Techno-System; an exoskeleton of a cybernetic nature that provides humanity with material advantages at the expense of its enslavement.
The Solar Warrior - Origins, Rise & Decline
Series: The Solar Warrior Trilogy. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 139,660. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » Essays
An eagle´s journey into the origins of the Solar Warrior, the most valorous expression of human heroism that illuminates the heart of myth and saga. In this first essay of The Solar Warrior trilogy is described the historical decline of this figure in the West through key events occurred in the Middle-Ages, fostering the progressive domain of the SuperDragon, camouflaged in its diverse masks.
Where Stories Dwell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,900. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
WHERE STORIES DWELL is a unique volume in PULPSTUDIES, an imprint of Pro Se Productions. PULPSTUDIES focuses on the nonfiction of New Pulp. This includes volumes about sources for ideas as well as unique academic studies of New Pulp series and characters and other various types of reference books.
Letters to My Son
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 137,830. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Essays
This book is by my Great Great Grandfather, John Bemrose, who wrote a series of letters, 60 in all to his son, Weightman, who was experiencing as we understand it today a rough time in his teenage years. So his father wrote him this series of letters, based on his own life and times in his own teenage years in England and America, during the early 1800’s.
Oyster Light
You set the price! Words: 20,780. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays
Four historic essays about Olympia, WA
Восток – дело тонкое…
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 42,000. Language: Russian. Published: September 20, 2013 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays
Но в моей памяти и весь Таджикистан, и город Душанбе, и посёлок Разведчиков – останутся такими, какими я их знал - экзотической, дружелюбной восточной страной, с сильно развитой семейственностью... В разгар перестройки появилось большое количество так называемых «шоп—туров». Естественно, были сделаны попытки наладить коммерческие отношения и с Пакистаном, на уровне частных «шоп-туров».
Mistero e leggenda nove enigmi inestricabili dall'isola non trovata al caso Taman Shud
Price: $3.41 USD. Words: 22,080. Language: Italian. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
L’isola che non c’è, il caso Taman Shud, La Papessa, Re Artù, Robin Hood, la scomparsa di Nievo e dei Goti di Ravenna, l’Arca dell’Alleanza, Medvedev e gli UFO.
The Colorado Labor Wars: Cripple Creek, 1903-1904
Series: Regional History Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,580. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013 by Pikes Peak Library District. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » Essays
Commemorating the centennial of the Cripple Creek Labor Wars, 1903-1904, this book recalls the causes and consequences of one of the era's violent labor strikes that spread throughout the Colorado mine fields. A "must read" for those interested in labor history, mining, and a time when the Western Federation of Miners asked, "Is Colorado in America?"
Lopez, Carter, Reagan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,480. Language: Spanish. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » History » Essays
José López Portillo, Jimmy Carter y Ronald Reagan encarnaron, como pocas veces ocurre, los temores y aspiraciones de México y de los Estados Unidos de América, por lo que las lecciones de este turbulento sexenio son hoy tan relevantes como lo eran hace 30 años. Este libro analiza el entorno personal, social y político de las relaciones entre estos tres líderes y los gobiernos que encabezaron.
Day Trips to Jewish History
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,120. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013 by Aster Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish, Nonfiction » History » Essays
Who was the New World's first Jewish author? Why did some medieval moneychangers cover their hair? Which Jewish woman became queen of a North African people? And what's the truth about the story that claims Hebrew almost became the official language of the United States? Join journalist and historical novelist Libi Astaire for a fascinating journey down some of the less-traveled roads of the past.
Watergate Considered as an Org Chart of Semi-Precious Stones
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,110. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
A light-hearted yet insightful tour through the Watergate scandal! You'll delve into the origin of the scandal, the motives of the players, and how the situation spiraled so badly out of control. Illustrated with photographs, cartoons, diagrams, and political memorabilia, WATERGATE CONSIDERED... is a delightful addition to anyone's collection of political books. Watergate was never like this!
Sailing with Hunters
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 20,690. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » History » Social history
Adventure, danger, tragedy, hardship and humour on the Arctic fishing grounds. This story is a must for all who are interested in the sea or an aspect of life in the 1950s Highly acclaimed by readers in the fishing industry. "Fascinating Story," Dave Buckley, Trawler Historian, Fleetwood Weekly News. "Charlie tells it like it was," Jim Porter, Fleetwood Marine Heritage Trust.
From This Valley
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 45,090. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays
These essays are mostly a backward look at my teen years in the 60’s in Red River, New Mexico, working for my folks and grandfolks (Taylors, Carnetts, and Grindstaffs) when we owned the Red River Laundry, the Green Mountain Lodge, and Patrick’s Sport Shop. The hope is to pass along the fun and joy I had of knowing this valley, its people and visitors for more than six decades now.