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The Road to Peace: From the Disarming of the Great Lakes to the Nuclear Test Ban Treaty
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 20,380. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
"The Road to Peace" includes the struggles between America and Britain over the Great Lakes and the Oregon territory. The now peaceful border of the United States and Canada did not come about easily. Read about diplomatic initiatives after World War I when the great hope of mankind was an end to warfare. Also, there is a concluding section on the INF and Open Skies treaties.
RICO- How Politicians, Prosecutors, and the Mob Destroyed One of the FBI’s finest Special Agents
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,050. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Category: 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.
My Tsunami; Galapagos March 2011
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ocean life
Jack Nelson lives on the shore of Academy Bay in the Galápagos Islands since 1967, and figured he knew the place until he was surprised by the destructive power of the Tsunami of March 2011.
Un año, una vida
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,410. Language: Spanish. Published: April 7, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
Los 70 y los 80 fueron años ricos en cambios y experiencias: políticas, sociales, sexuales y familiares. Y de nostalgia y amargura para quienes los vivieron con intensidad. Nunca hasta entonces, la mujer tuvo la oportunidad de vivir tantas conquistas – y tantos desengaños – en tan poco tiempo.
Three Governors From Greensboro, Alabama
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You set the price! Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
Three citizens of Greensboro, Alabama have gone on to become governor of that state. This book chronicles the lives of Israel Pickens, John Gayle, and Thomas Seay, all from the small Alabama town of Greensboro.