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Staff Ride Handbook for the Niagara Campaigns, 1812-1814 - War of 1812 - New York and Canada Settlements, Queenston Heights, Stoney Creek, Chippawa, Lundy's Lane, Fort Erie, President Madison
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 173,760. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this staff ride handbook covers the War of 1812 in the Niagara region. Subjects covered include: Stephen van Rensselaer, Henry Dearborn, Winfield Scott, Jacob Brown, Gordon Drummond, Red Jacket.
Innovation in Flight: Research of the NASA Langley Research Center on Revolutionary Advanced Concepts for Aeronautics - SST, Supersonic Civil Aircraft, Blended Wing Body, Laminar Flow, Vortex Flap
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 137,680. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this NASA publication provides an overview of the topic of revolutionary research in aeronautics at Langley, including many examples of research efforts that offer significant potential benefits, but have not yet been applied.
Atheism: What's it all about?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,510. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
How did religion become so divisive? What DO atheists believe? Should I really question the assumptions of my Faith?
Shared Voyage: Learning and Unlearning from Remarkable Projects - Advanced Composition Explorer ACE, Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile JASSM , Pathfinder Solar Airplane, AMRAAM Missile
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 130,040. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this NASA report is about four remarkable projects: the Advanced Composition Explorer (NASA), the Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile (U.S. Air Force), the Pathfinder Solar-Powered Airplane (NASA), and the Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missile (U.S. Air Force).
The Watersgreen Anthology of World Literature: From Antiquity Through the First World War
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 223,700. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » History, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » History
Watersgreen House presents the most extensive collection of literature devoted to same-sex attraction from the ancient Greeks through the war poets. This volume is perfect for gay literature courses or for the casual reader.
GLORY OF INDIA - History of Iskcon in Delhi
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 76,660. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Devotional
This book is about the exploits of His Divine Grace A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada and the Hare Krishna movement in Delhi and is based upon interviews and personal memoirs of Shrila Prabhupada’s disciples, grand-disciples, Iskcon life-members, well-wishers, and others, who came into contact with Shrila Prabhupada during the period that he preached in the city of Delhi from the year 1955 to 1
Fairing Well: Aerodynamic Truck Research at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center - From Shoebox to Bat Truck and Beyond, Drag, Mack, Kenworth, Peterbilt, International, Fuel Efficiency, Cabover
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 71,570. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this NASA report reviews research conducted by NASA on the aerodynamic efficiency of long-haul trucks.
UNJUST “Conviction of Innocence: Mathilde’s Story”
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,470. Language: American English. Published: May 3, 2015 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Mathilde Gollnick and her husband, William, were German immigrants who came to America looking for a better life. They settled in rural Little Falls, Minnesota and became successful farmers. But when William is brutally murdered and Mathilde is charged with his murder, their idyllic life quickly turns tragic.
জাতি গঠনে আদর্শ মা / Jatee Ghothone Adorsho Maa (Bengali)
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 50,930. Language: Bengali. Published: May 2, 2015 by Ahsan Publication. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Ethics & morals
এ বইটি পাঠে আমাদের মায়েরা যেমনি সচেতন হবেন সন্তানদের প্রতি তেমনি সন্তানরা সচেতন ও যত্নশীল হবে মায়েদের প্রতি, দেশ ও দশের প্রতি।
Over the Hills
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 83,690. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
In Over the Hills, Peter Steele recounts the story of his turbulent childhood in England and his student years at Cambridge University. There he learned mountaineering and medicine, culminating in his selection as medical officer to the ill-fated 1971 International Expedition to Mount Everest.
Curveballs: Sweet & Smokey Down the Barbeque Trail
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,760. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
I work at a special ed school and I couldn't take it any more. All school year long co-workers bragged about the greatness of their barbeque. And they know of this place that is the greatest of all time. They would rather stop breathing than concede defeat. I decided to settle the question. I would go in search for the perfect barbeque. But what I ran into I didn't see coming. This is my story.
Geeta Vahini
Series: Vahini. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 69,120. Language: British English. Published: May 2, 2015 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Education, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Education
Geeta Vahini is not a commentary or summary of the divine message that was given by Lord Krishna to Arjuna. It conveys the same message in a simpler form to us, in order to remove our delusion and confer faith and strength on us, so that we may realise our own reality.
রূহের রহস্য / Ruher Rohosso (Bengali)
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 135,560. Language: Bengali. Published: May 2, 2015 by Ahsan Publication. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Rituals & Practice
হাফিয আল্লামা ইবনুল কায়্যিম (রহ) এখন থেকে প্রায় সাত শ’ বছর পূর্বে ‘আররূহ’ গ্রন্থখানা আরবি ভাষায় রচনা করেন। তিনি ছিলেন সমকালীন মুসলিম বিশ্বের একজন বিশিষ্ট চিন্তাবিদ ও দার্শনিক। তাঁর অনন্য প্রজ্ঞা ও অসাধারণ পাণ্ডিত্যের জন্য তিনি ইতিহাসের পাতায় চিরভাস্বর হয়ে আছেন। এছাড়া জ্ঞান-বিজ্ঞান ও দ্বীনী ইলমের বিভিন্ন ক্ষেত্রে ছিলো তাঁর দীপ্ত পদচারণা। তাঁর রচিত গ্রন্থ সংখ্যা ছিলো অনেক।
এন্তেখাবে হাদীস (সম্পূর্ণ) / Entekhabe Hadith (Bengali)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,030. Language: Bengali. Published: May 2, 2015 by Ahsan Publication. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Koran & Sacred Writings
মানুষের ব্যক্তিগত বিষয়াদি থেকে শুরু করে আন্তর্জাতিক সম্পর্ক পর্যন্ত এমন কোন উল্লেখযোগ্য দিক নেই, যে সম্পর্কে রাসূলূল্লাহ (সা) তাঁর নিজের কথা ও কাজের মাধ্যমে দিক নির্দেশনা দান করেননি। এই সংকলনে সাধারণত সেই ধরনের হাদীস সন্নিবেশিত করা হয়েছে যার নৈতিক পথনির্দেশ ও ফিকহী বিষয়ের উপর সমগ্র মিল্লাতে ইসলামিয়া একমত। অনুবাদ ও ব্যাখ্যার ক্ষেত্রে সহজ ভাষা এবং সাধারণের বোধগম্য প্রকাশভঙ্গি অনুসরণ করা হয়েছে।
Two Nuts In Italy
Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 126,480. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
How did a fifty-six-year-old mother find herself in bed with a strange Italian? How did she survive riding in a car for five hours with a psychic who claimed that she was the devil? What happened when she looked out the window of the moving train to see her daughter clinging to the side? Two Nuts In Italy recounts these nutty adventures and many, many more. Taste, smell, see, and hear Italy!
Make Every Word Count
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,140. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
From the author of Beyond Style: Mastering the Finer Points of Writing, Gary Provost's Make Every Word Count is a guide to assist writers of both fiction and nonfiction. Topics include: style, use of jargon, avoiding cliches, tone, intention, characterization, credibility, description, dialogue, viewpoints, and many more.
Shooting the Moon: How NASA Found Water on the Moon, the LCROSS Mission - Lunar CRater Observation and Sensing Satellite - Managing Success, Bad Day, Lunacy, Stakeholders, Having a Lasting Impact
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 125,330. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this NASA document by the Lunar CRater Observation and Sensing Satellite (LCROSS) project manager, Daniel Andrews.
Sell Their Stuff: from eBay Trading Assistants to multi-channel seller assistance, your ultimate guide to consignment selling online as a part-time income or full-time business
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,690. Language: American English. Published: May 1, 2015 by Priced Nostalgia. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » E-commerce / auctions & small business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » E-commerce / auctions & small business
Looking for some extra income? Dreaming of working from home? You've heard the success stories. You know there’s money to be made from selling online. Right now, there are businesses, families and individuals in your community with great stuff worth selling who’d love for you to sell it for them. Why not Sell Their Stuff?
Lessons Learned the Hard Way
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 140,830. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
As we follow Samuels from one disastrous business situation to another, he points out the small epiphanies that occurred along the way. By the end of the thirty-four chapters, the reader will have gathered more than 150 of these gems. By studying his various stories, Samuels hopes to spare his readers a few of these same mistakes and experiences.
The Imperfect Perfectionist
Price: Free! Words: 76,260. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
I am currently a student at the university of Nairobi in Kenya where i am pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Medicine and Surgery. I take you through my life from being a village boy, a brief stint surviving on the streets fighting for food with the street children and finally my life in medical School. other topics touch on polygamy, faith, prayers, the Trinity, forgiveness and many other topics