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Why Did They Lie? The Irish Civil War, the Truth, Where and When It Began
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 61,920. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: June 11, 2019 by The Manuscript Publisher. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
An historical investigation uncovering shadowy events that took place during the Irish Civil War (1922-23), shedding important light on a dark chapter in Irish history, offering an assessment that also challenges certain assumptions about the course of events, the personalities and leadership dynamics involved.
Finding Woodstock
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
In Finding Woodstock, Jeff Widmer reflects on one of America’s most turbulent times as he examines the promise of a generation and the decade that shaped our lives.
Hitler, Weimar: And the Failure of German Democracy 1918-1933
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,910. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » History » European
The Weimar Republic was crippled with the damning effects inherited from the ‘political legacy of the Wilhelmine Empire'. Following the failure of the Weimar Republic, Adolf Hitler became the chancellor of Germany in 1933. The new constitution faced many challenges ahead, but ultimately, it failed to overcome the hurdles and effectively paved the way for Hitler's rise to power.
Let Us Rise
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 29,810. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: April 10, 2019 by Limerick Writers Centre. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
An anthology commemorating the centenary of the Limerick Soviet 1919
John Tyler: A Short Biography - Tenth President of the United States
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,560. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
John Tyler became the tenth president of the United States after the sudden death of the incumbent William Henry Harrison after only a month in office.
The History of Loyola Basketball: More Than a Shot and a Prayer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,900. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2019 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Loyola Ramblers, the Final Four, and the Run of a Lifetime “Only a seasoned journalist like Fred Mitchell could uncover the fascinating stories behind the Ramblers’ glorious journey to the NCAA championship. Mitchell details surprising, ‘behind-the-curtain’ events, which carry the reader on a breath-taking trip to an unexpected, hard-fought victory.” —Robert Jordan, Jr., Ph.D.
Sunday's Child: Times Past in Postcode DA11
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,800. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
This is a miscellany of recollections emerging from impressionable years spent within a large and dysfunctional family that sat on the edges of respectability. A look at working class life as it once was, growing up in Gravesend and Northfleet beside the River Thames in the years that followed WW2, when the scattered communities were still conversant with the Kentish dialect.
Największe katastrofy. Statki pasażerskie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,320. Language: Unknown language. Published: February 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Pierwsza z serii książek poświęconych katastrofom morskim. W książce znajduje się opis 40 największych katastrof morskich z udziałem statków pasażerskich.
Monks House and the Woolfs 100 years on.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,870. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / Eastern
This book details the history of Virginia and Leonard Woolf's house in the peaceful Sussex hamlet of Rodmell England. Monks House dates back to the late 1500's and had been a carpenters home for around 100 years, the village millers house for around 100 years and Leonard and Virginia's for around 50 years.
Retazos del pasado. Historias de guerra
Price: $3.41 USD. Words: 34,900. Language: Spanish. Published: January 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Fiction » Alternative history
Este libro está formado por una novela corta: La Carta, y cinco relatos largos: Las tres botellas de vino, Treinta monedas, El del pañuelo rojo, Los veinticinco céntimos y La madrina de guerra. Todos ellos, unidos por una idea común: pequeñas historias inconclusas, protagonizadas por hombres a los que la guerra truncó sus vidas. Retazos del pasado, que luchan p
The Occupation of Britain
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 199,810. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
In-depth examination of Britain's relationship with Europe since the 1940s and how that relationship developed from the 1940s all the way to the present day including the Brexit referendum campaign and the aftermath of the Leave vote that took place in 2016 right the way through the run-up to the Brexit negotiations.
Tell It To The Future Have I Got a Story for You about The Twentieth Century
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,490. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2019 by Golden Quill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » History » Essays
A compilation of stories about the 20th Century, written by the people who lived those times, that you will never forget! Whether you lived those years, or just want to learn what life was like, everyone will find something in this book.
Profiles of Women Past & Present – Mother Teresa, Humanitarian (1910-1997)
Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
This download is a monologue depicting the life of Mother Teresa. It includes a version for school-age or adult audiences and one for K-2 students with notes, and more. Profiles of Women Past & Present, created by the AAUW Thousand Oaks, California branch, I to make women's history come alive.
JFK, Trump and the Deep State
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,860. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
JFK, Trump and the Deep State is the first book to examine the role of the Deep State in conspiracies ranging from the assassinations of the Kennedy brothers to the election of President Donald Trump. Unlike most history books, author J.E. Smith has written a relatively short volume which is long on compelling facts - many of which are unknown to the public.
Gente de orden. Historia de una famlia 1931-1936
Price: $5.66 USD. Words: 222,210. Language: Spanish. Published: October 31, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » History » Family history
El 12 de abril de 1931 Ángel, un joven de 20 años, pide permiso al padre de la joven con la que «habla» para convertirse en su novio formal. Es el mismo día en que nace la 2ª República. El libro narra como sus vidas, las de sus vecinos y las de sus familias van cambiando al mismo tiempo que lo hace el país motivado por los cambios y acontecimientos que se suceden durante la República.
„Acht-Acht" - Kampfeinsatz, Taktik und Technik deutscher Flak und Pak 1916 – 1945.
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 19,760. Language: German. Published: October 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
"Acht-Acht" - Kampfeinsatz, Taktik und Technik deutscher Flak und Pak 1916 - 1945. Mit 118 historischen Fotos und 15 historischen Karten und Skizzen.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt: A Short Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Franklin Delano Roosevelt, or FDR, as he was known, was the 32-nd president of the United States. Though afflicted with polio, he led the nation through the Great Depression and much of World War II.
Defenders of the West
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,070. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
When Japanese submarines launched a few, scattered attacks on shipping along the Pacific Coast, the United States Navy moved quickly to establish new naval air stations to support squadrons of anti-submarine blimps. This is the story of Naval Air Station Tillamook and the unsung heroes who guarded the coast.
Blackpool and the Fylde During WW1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,210. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Though this is a locally focused history of Blackpool, a holiday resort town on the North West coast of the UK, its population in 1914-19, had an international flavour, with an influx of billeted troops, US medical base hospitals and Belgian refugees being among the most prominent.
Конной дорогой Бабеля
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 34,250. Language: Russian. Published: June 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Автор ищет ответы на вопросы: «Почему Семен Михайлович Буденный возненавидел Исаака Эммануиловича Бабеля лютой ненавАвтор ищет ответы на вопросы: «Почему Семен Михайлович Буденный возненавидел Исаака Эммануиловича Бабеля лютой ненавистью? А также на многие другие вопросы.

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