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Humanity: The World Before Religion, War & Inequality
Price: $30.00 USD. Words: 79,960. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Human life began and flourished before the invention of war. As such, human history is a two-part story. The first story is the tale of how human civilization thrived for 3 million years without war. The second begins 6,000 years ago when the very first war changed history and divided the world.
False Steps: The Space Race as It Might Have Been
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 91,030. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General, Fiction » Historical » General
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A popular history of the many spacecraft that might have taken us to space, but that fell short for one reason or another. Based on meticulous research from the best available sources, including those long kept secret in Russian archives. With more than two dozen images and diagrams of the space projects that never quite got off the ground.
The Mafia Commission: A History of the Board of Directors of La Cosa Nostra
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 60,100. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
The Mafia Commission is a well researched book on the nearly 100 year history of the Mafia's Board of Directors. It begins with the era before the formation of the Commission in 1931 and continues to the famous 1986 trial that brought the Commission to its knees.
Bobby, Bruce & the Bronx: The Secrets of Hip-Hop Chess
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,270. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rap & hip hop, Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
Bobby, Bruce & the Bronx: The Secrets of Hip-Hop Chess is a history book about hip-hop, chess, and martial arts in America in the 1970s. As someone who worked with hip-hop musicians in Compton and established the Hip-Hop Chess Federation, Adisa (The Bishop) is an expert who presents stories and draws insights from that time.
RICO- How Politicians, Prosecutors, and the Mob Destroyed One of the FBI’s finest Special Agents
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,050. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
In October 2003 Paul Rico, a 78-year old retired FBI agent, was arrested and charged with the 1981 murder of a Tulsa Oklahoma based millionaire. Rico died a few months later in January 2004, before a trial or even a preliminary hearing could be held. An investigation by two retired agents proves two things: 1) he was a great agent and 2) he was not guilty.
History of Biology
Price: $3.41 USD. Words: 11,490. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2019 and represented by Brainy Bookstore Mckrause. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology
The history of biology explores the development of a science that studies the properties and fundamental laws (most common) of the evolutionary development of living beings.
Qui a tué?
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 31,870. Language: French. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
Lady Diana, le pape Jean-Paul 1er et les frères Kennedy ont-ils été la cible d’un complot? L’étrange liste qui circule sur Internet et que l’on appelle « Clinton body count » est-elle une fumisterie? Eric Pilon répond à ces questions en confrontant les versions et les sources, ce qui nous donne un livre passionnant, où la fiction ne saurait empiéter sur la réalité.