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Thirteen Coats
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,970. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Robert E. Townsend. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Essay » Literature
Evgenii Belodubrovskii's Thirteen Coats is a recollection and meditation on Leningrad–St. Petersburg from his birth in 1941 on the eve of the German invasion to the present. Thus will the Russian confront Russia's twentieth century traumas––two world wars and the long civil war that endured from the October Revolution in 1918 until Stalin's death in1953–one narrative at a time.
The Pripyat Syndrome
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,910. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013 by L&L Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » European
This book recalls the tragic fate of one young woman from Pripyat, as she struggles desperately to save the life of her only son. The vicissitudes of the first days and the first years after the Chernobyl catastrophe are shown vividly and precisely.
Час second-hand
Price: Free! Words: 133,900. Language: Belarusian. Published: December 7, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
“Час second-hand” — кніга пісьменніцы Святланы Алексіевіч, апошняя з серыі, прысвечанай “гісторыі вялікай і страшнай утопіі — камунізму”: Вялікая Айчынная вайна, Афганістан, Чарнобыль і, нарэшце, развал сацыялістычнай імперыі... Кніга перакладзеная на многія еўрапейскія мовы і ўжо атрымала прэстыжныя прэміі нямецкіх кнігадрукароў і французскіх медыяў.
Ukraine Reports: The U.S. Military Commission to the Crimean War, 1855-1856 - History, Russia, European Armies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,890. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Russian
This study examines the U.S. Military Commission sent by the Secretary of War to observe the Crimean War 1n 1855 and 1856, to determine why the commission was sent, where it went, and the results achieved by the commissions efforts.
Russian Espionage: History of Soviet and Russian Spying
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,840. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
If secret agents were truly secret, books such as this could never be written. Fortunately for the curious reader, agents become double agents, spies rat out their handlers, and intelligence officers undergo ideological crises. Spies who jump the wall often do so with sensitive knowledge and documents that become public.
Gelendzik. In Russian. Book1. Photos Stories. Геленджик. Книга 1. Истории Старых Фотографий. Чудеса в Решете.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,210. Language: Russian. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Essay » Literature
Книга1(Трилогии) о Геленджике и событиях на старых фотографиях, свидетелями которых автор была. О давно не существующих улицах и людях Геленджика, памятью о которых автор дорожит. Приятно прогуляться по старому Геленджику 1950х -1970х, о котором теперь памнят только его сторожилы. Это книга о тех людях кто рос на берегу Черного моря, был счастлив, страдал, любил, кто жил в ССС
Коловрат в России
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,020. Language: Russian. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Possible rightfully to name this book the Encyclopedia of swastika, since the assembled in it information in and footnote (more than 3500 illustrations) is capable to strike by its volume of any reader. Before you fruit of the 30 year's tedious work of researcher Alexander Tarunin, for which book became the meaning of life.
Out of Latvia - The son of a Latvian immigrant searches for his roots
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,640. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » European
Peter Jirgens tells the story of his youth as the son of a Latvian immigrant in Australia. He shares his father’s stories of life under Soviet rule and dreams of seeing Latvia himself. In1980, despite the possibility of being drafted into the Soviet army or sent to Siberia, Peter enters Latvia. His thirst for adventure almost costs him his life.

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