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Dorothea Gutzeit: Be True and Serve
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2016 by Petra Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » European
A fascinating view of the “other side” in World War II, on the domestic front. Born in Berlin, Dorothea Gutzeit (1921-2005) spent her formative years in Nazi Germany and in her war-torn city. She then forged a new life in Canada.
Conversations With: Reimar Horten-Volume 2
Price: $4.99 USD. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Military
Contained in these pages are direct transcripts of the conversations shared by Dr Myhra and Reimar Horten, close to 400 pages. Volume 4 contains an exclusive sneak preview of the next ebook by David Myhra, “The Day the Horten Ho 229 Jumo 004B Powered All-Wing Project Died”.
Conversations With: Reimar Horten-Volume 1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
Contained in these pages are direct transcripts of the conversations shared by Dr Myhra and Reimar Horten, close to 400 pages. Volume 4 contains an exclusive sneak preview of the next ebook by David Myhra, “The Day the Horten Ho 229 Jumo 004B Powered All-Wing Project Died”.
Transformation of the German Reichsheer - German Army After World War I, Wehrmacht, General Hans von Seeckt, Nazis and Hitler, Invasions of Poland and France, Operation Barbarossa, Second World War
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,500. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
Following the end of the World War I, the major combatants engaged in varying degrees of reorganization and reformation to incorporate the lessons learned from the conflict. Germany faced the pressing need to quickly reconstitute and reorganize her armed forces to meet both external and internal threats.
The Influence of Maritime Theorists on the Development of German Naval Strategy from 1930 to 1936 - Mahan, Corbett, Remnants of Weimar Republic, Rise of Adolph Hitler, World War I End, WWII Lead-up
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,450. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examined the extent that the theories of Mahan and Corbett influenced the development of German Naval Strategy between 1930 and 1936.
The Diary of a Young Girl 少女日记(ESL/EFL英汉对照简体版)
Series: 百万英语阅读计划丛书(英汉对照中级英语读物简体版)第三辑. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,760. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: April 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
本书是“百万英语阅读计划”丛书——英汉对照中级英语系列读物第III辑之13,适合已掌握1500基本英语词汇的读者阅读。百万英语阅读计划(Million-Word Reading Project, MWRP)是专门为将英语作为外语的学习者(EFL learners)设计的英语阅读提高计划,读者对象为已掌握1500基本英语词汇的读者(相当于初级英语水平),通过2年、每天约15分钟的阅读能达到中级英语水平,掌握3000多单词和大量的短语,熟练掌握英语的各种句子结构,并能阅读一般英语原著。
The End of this Terrifying Power: Discover Hitler’s Last Days and the End of the Nazi Regime
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
The name Adolf Hitler, is a big part of the Berlin’s history. His reign rocked Germany, particularly during the Second World War. This book is mainly intended to show you the last events in the life of Hitler. His dictatorship came to an end and so did his life. His last days were the most unforgettable and you will discover all of the events included in his story.
Regionalism and Secession - German Bavarian and Spanish Catalan Regionalism, Heimat Mediation, Kulturnation, Demystifying Nazi Centralism, Castilian Hegemony, Francoist Spain 1939-1975
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 134,960. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study provides a historical analysis of Bavarian and Catalan regionalism and argues that autonomy mitigates secession if the predominant state has accommodated sub-state regionalism.
The Diary of a Young Girl 少女日記 (ESL/EFL 英漢對照繁體版)
Series: 百萬英語閱讀計劃叢書(英漢對照中級英語讀物繁體版)第三輯. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,960. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: January 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
本書是“百萬英語閱讀計劃”叢書——英漢對照中級英語系列讀物第III輯之13,適合已掌握1500基本英語辭彙的讀者閱讀。百萬英語閱讀計劃(Million-Word Reading Project, MWRP)是專門為將英語作為外語的學習者(EFL learners)設計的英語閱讀提高計劃,讀者對象爲已掌握1500基本英語詞彙的讀者(相當於初級英語水準),通過2年、每天約15分鐘的閱讀能達到中級英語水準,掌握3000多單詞和大量的短語,熟練掌握英語的各種句子結構,並能閱讀一般英語原著。
The Exceptionally Decisive Carl Schmitt: Naming the Sovereign Hand
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 63,400. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » History » European
Carl Schmitt (1888-1985) was a German conservative. He is someone you need to read if you want to know what is going on in the world today. In this study, the topic of sovereignty on Schmitt’s terms is discussed. Two themes are used to explain the sovereign theory of Schmitt, that of names and the hand. After reading this book, you should understand why politics is the “art of counting up to one.”
U.S. Army in the Cold War: Forging the Shield - The U.S. Army in Europe, 1951-1962, Atomic Warfare Training, Pentomic, New Look, Berlin Crisis, Building New German Army, Elvis Presley Goes to Europe
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 307,500. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
Forging the Shield tells the story of the U.S. Army in Europe during the critical 1950s and early 1960s. It spans the period between the return of major U.S. combat forces to Germany in 1951 and the aftermath of the Berlin crisis of 1961-1962.
War Stories: The Berlin Wall 1989
Series: Confessions of a Network News Producer. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015 by Ronin Robot Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » World
"The End of History" was how the Fall of the Berlin Wall and the end of the Soviet Union was described. I was there-on the EASTERN side of the Wall--and, trust me, it was very different than you may have been told. Finally, here is the truth of that day through the perspective of a journalist with decades of experience (and no sleep.) With pictures and a link to the Video of the Historic Occasion.
A Woman's Deadly Wrath Vera Stretz' Murder Of Dr. Fritz Gebhardt New York City November 12, 1935
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » European
Vera Stretz was a self-confessed killer who believed that she had shot her philandering lover for a good reason. She thought he deserved to die after he vowed to divorce his wife and marry her. He continued to see other women for sex. It is uncertain if Vera was attacked before she shot Dr. Fritz Gebhardt around three a.m. on November 12, 1935. She was tried for first-degree murder for the crime.
Aller Tage Morgen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,930. Language: German. Published: August 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Nonfiction » History » European
Die römische Armee erobert Germanien. Armin und Finn, Söhne eines mächtigen Fürsten, werden als Geiseln nach Rom verschleppt. Als die Herrschaft Roms immer grausamer wird, muss Armin sich endgültig für eine Seite entscheiden. Aber er kann die Römer nur angreifen, wenn er Varus und seine eigenen Ideale verrät - und gegen seinen eigenen Bruder kämpft.
Swimming at Villa Hugel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,380. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014 by UCS PRESS. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Post World War II Germany was Mary Hanford's world as a young American girl. She was the "fly on the wall" witness to events designed to take down the Krupp empire, which had been major money behind Hitler. Her lawyer father was part of the team that took over the Krupp mansion -- Villa Hugel . In this enchanting memoir, Mary reveals what happened as she saw it through her eyes as a young girl.
auf Wiedersehen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,990. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » European
Cities in ashes, endless bread lines, potato soup by candlelight, people herded along with whips, soldiers in splendid boots and swastikas everywhere, a little girl with chestnut pigtails reaching for her first Hershey bar–these are a few of the images that come to life in my memoir.
Will The Real Albert Speer Please Stand Up? The Many Faces of Hitler’s Architect
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,870. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Military
In the years since the Nuremberg trial, biographers have been fascinated with the life of Albert Speer, Hitler's architect and the man rumoured to replace him. This short book looks at the events leading up to the Nuremberg trial, and the trial itself, to understand the man behind the enigma.
covert operation
Price: Free! Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Set in western Germany in 1947 this is a dramatised version of a true event. A young woman who has escaped from the eastern sector unwittingly exposes a forger helping to get Nazi war criminals out of Germany on false documents..
The German Nexus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,630. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » European
Three essays on the impact of the Germans on England - Anglo-Saxons; Luther and Kant; the present royal House of Windsor.
Rapunzel's Children - The making of democracy in Germany
Price: Free! Words: 24,150. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Psychology
Occasionally we come across a book that widens our horizons, offering new ways of seeing and interpreting the world. It is a magical experience to discover unexpected meaning and true significance, not only in some remote and unknown resource, but also in a familiar and well-known work – such as a fairy tale.