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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.
A Tale of Two Nations
Price: $4.99 USD. (Free until Aug. 31!) Words: 31,510. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
A Tale of Two Nations is the story of North American countries that found themselves embroiled in an European war – one by circumstance and one by choice. The book discusses two pivotal events from each year of the Great War – one from an American perspective and one from a Canadian one – and reveals how newspapers at the time handled wartime coverage.
Ukraine & the United States: Unexpected Ways Two Nations Affected Each Other
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 28,770. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Condensed and exciting story of the great country of Ukraine from the time it was the greatest Kingdom of Medieval Europe known as Kiev Rus to the present days. It's about Vikings, Cossacks, planes, helicopters, rockets, ballistic missiles and much more. The book will try to explain why Ukraine is not Russia and what vital role Ukraine played in the world history including WWII
The Story of the River Front at New Orleans
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 76,570. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » History » North America
The classic story of the New Orleans waterfront, c. 1955, is now in eBook format, including linked contents and index, and featuring all of the many illustrations and photographs found in the original paperback edition. Raymond J. Martinez was a prolific storyteller and historiographer of all things New Orleans, and in this work he accounts for many developments and people that still matter today.
A Tale of Two Nations: Canada, U.S. and WW1 (part five)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
In the final installment of A Tale of Two Nations: Armistice is declared at last, ending the Great War. However, joy is tempered by the Spanish Flu pandemic.
Noe Jordania, Father of Modern Georgia
Price: Free! Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
An overview of the life and times of Noe Jordania, Head of State of the first democratic republic of Georgia, 1918-1921.
What The Little Dog Witnessed: The True Crime Of Ed Hubbard & Willie Roberts
Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #11. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018 by Richard O Jones. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A conniving couple finds a deadly way to rid a farmer of his wealth, but the little dog Jim isn’t going to let them get away with murdering his master.
Combat Engineering Equipment of the Warsaw Pact
Series: Weapons and Equipment of the Warsaw Pact. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,900. Language: British English. Published: March 23, 2018 by Shilka Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The work of the Warsaw Pact's combat engineers would have been impossible without the specialist engineering equipment they used. Rugged, simplistic compared to their Western equivalents, these items would play a crucial part in both peacetime military exercises and combat operations in Afghanistan.
Tanks and Combat Vehicles of the Warsaw Pact
Series: Weapons and Equipment of the Warsaw Pact. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,430. Language: British English. Published: March 23, 2018 by Shilka Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The Warsaw Pact was as innovative as it was prepared, and these deadly war machines had the potential to change the course of world history forever. Find out more about these combat vehicles from how they worked to what they would have been capable of if they had been used in military action against NATO.
Journal: Passages in a Turbulent Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 142,520. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2018 by Drawbridge Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
This intimate record - written by a gifted story-teller in spurts from 1931 to 1974 - provides glimpses into pre-World War I Cambridge and Rockport, Mass., the Great Depression, a Paraguayan commune, and Boston rooming houses and slums, while conveying the writer’s day-to-day thoughts about love, poverty, child raising, joy, loneliness, and God.
A Tale of Two Nations: Canada, U.S. and WWI (part two)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,140. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
In Part Two, spring of 1915 is consumed with two traumatic events. The Canadian Expeditionary Force passes its trial by fire, entering battle for the first time and winning glory while becoming victims of a chlorine gas attack. A month later, the United States is shocked that German submarine warfare has killed civilians.
The Table of Truth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,520. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2018 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The Kennedy assassination is a vital part of our national history, but for those who study it, it becomes something more, something…personal. That personalization of history creates a healthy passion that drives research forward. But it also carries the risk of becoming dangerous if researchers lose sight of the original goal for studying this pivitol event—the truth.
War From War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,510. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
A happy childhood in the Paradise of the Banat. A coming of age, thrown out of the services company, to fight in the Hell of the Russian Front. Purgatory in a foreign land. For, war does not end when the immediate fighting is over and everyone still (more or less) alive has left the battle-field. A man may be brought down instantly by injuries or, just as inevitably, near the end of a long life.
Notes To Mother
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 87,990. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2017 by Rutherford Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Notes To Mother is a series of in-your-face tales from behind the scenes of recent history. Ride in a stagecoach in the driver's box; guide and take pictures of Teddy Roosevelt in the wilds of Yellowstone Park; covertly gather info on the abandoned military hardware left over in the Pacific after WW2, for MacArthur's Korean battle; speak with Dr. Porsche about starting the first US VW franchise.
“Red Director” Memories.
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 15,490. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Memories of the man who become Director General of one of the largest Soviet shipyards in Ukraine despite “son of the Enemy of People” label. Details of his biography are tightly connected to the story of Okean shipyard growth and struggle for the enterprise survival during economy collapse in 90s.
War and Liberty: One man's story
Price: $5.71 USD. Words: 45,400. Language: British English. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
I flew in the UK's RAF in World War ll with Coastal Command, in Swordfish, Catalina and Liberator aircraft. We patrolled searching for U-boats and protected civilian ships, engaging the enemy in combat. Many of my comrades died. This book relates the various escapades over six years of war against three enemy nations, and travel to four continents with the three squadrons in which I served.
Great Lakes: Collisions, Wrecks and Disasters: Ships 400 to 998 Feet
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,200. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
This meticulously researched book provides a fact-filled guide to shipwrecks on the Great Lakes. A former harbormaster, “Skip” Kadar became fascinated with the regional history and began researching ships that now lie on the bottom of the freshwater seas. That led to a series of factual books, with this being the first from AAeB. This well-illustrated volume lists the ships and their stories .....
Lunch Bucket Road
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Winner of the 2017 John Bilsland Literary Short story Award for Non-fiction. 'The neighborhood men emerged from their homes and funneled onto the path like clockwork as though a great magnet drew them six times a day, back and forth: day shifts, afternoons, and night shifts--a cycle as sure and precise as the movements of the sun.' An ode to the factory workers of the past.
Refusal to Submit: Roots of the Vietnam War and a Young Man's Draft Resistance
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 144,870. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
In Refusal to Submit, Richard Gould documents the Draft Resistance Movement explains his decision to refuse to be drafted into the U.S. army and details the events that follow—arrest, trial, and eventual imprisonment in a federal prison in Safford, Arizona. Structured as letters to his college-age children, he aims to pass the history of resistance on to the next generation of young activists.
Bill Clinton: A Short Biography - 42nd President of the United States
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,370. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Bill Clinton is a man of great contrasts and contradictions, a man whose presidency was disgraced by impeachment, but who remains one of the most popular presidents of the modern era.

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