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The Achievements and the Days Book II. from Tribes to Empires
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,330. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
The second book follows the evolution of hominids to homo sapiens, their socialization and humanization and the development of the early pre-Christian empires. There are extensive discussions that start at pre-history and proceed through written history ending at the present. Interesting facts and observations are interspersed throughout; these points certainly add spice to the presentation.
Kamehameha and Vancouver, Rendezvous in Paradise
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
The relationship between King Kamehameha I and British Captain George Vancouver set the course of history for the Hawaiian people after European contact. The alliance had enormous benefit to them both. In February 1794 they met at Kealakekua Bay. Author Jack Kelly employs extensive research, oral history and local lore to weave a fresh and enlightening perspective on Hawaiian history.
Zia's Crash
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Edward Jay Epstein's on-site investigation of the murder of President Zia. A Story of sabotage, terrorism, and cover up in Pakistan.
Stars of Australian Theatre History
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,080. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Australian theatre in the late 19th and early 20th Centuries produced stars which shone nationally and internationally. Some of these stars were Maesmore Morris, dancers Saharet and Maggie Dickinson, pantomime dame Arthur Stigant and American import Minnie Tittell Brune.
Crude Cartel: An EJE Original
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Edward Jay Epstein, who previously exposed the workings of the De Beers cartel in his classic book "The Rise and Fall of Diamonds," now turns to the crude cartel that dominated the world oil business for the past century.
The Paris Gun of 1918
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,810. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2011 by Clocktower Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
A technological marvel, it was also a super-weapon of terror. The Kaiser Cannon of 1918 terrorized Paris during Germany's last desperate campaign to win World War I. The Paris Gun was a marvel of technology. It required astronomers, geographers, physicists, chemists, and other scientific experts to launch each 210-pound shot at Paris from behind German lines--a range of 80 miles (130 km).
Nehalem Indians And Francis Drake 1579
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 26,150. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
First contact between Pacific Northwest Indians and European Francis Drake while in Nehalem Bay, Oregon. Descriptions by Francis Fletcher in his work published 1628 "The World Encompassed by Francis Drake" describes Pacific Northwest Indians culture, flora and fauna. Puts the rest that Francis Drake never set foot in what is know today as California.
The Best of Des Griffin -Vol. I
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 66,320. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
The Best of Des Griffin is a variety of 17 "Midnight Messenger Newspaper" and "Des Griffin Newsletter" articles dating from the late 1980s to the present. The topics cover globalism, economics, and insights into the background of who really rules the world. An excellent companion to the author’s first two books "Fourth Reich of the Rich" and "Descent into Slavery?" which also cover globalism etc
Pantomime in Australia
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,140. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Pantomime in Australia reached its highest point during the Edwardian period. The people, the passion and the form combined to produce elaborate entertainment for early Australian audiences.
The Warm and Witty Side of Attila the Hun
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,180. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
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The Warm and Witty Side of Attila the Hun is a collection of historical anecdotes, odd, humorous facts, and things you will never forget, once you know them. They are the product of a life devoted to history.
Houdini's Tour of Australia
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,120. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
When escapologist, Harry Houdini toured Australia in 1910, he brought magic, mystique, his wife and an aeroplane. Houdini conquered crowds and nearly caused riots, he escaped straitjackets and shackles and flew through the air. Some said he was supernatural, to others he was a fraud, but Houdini confounded them all.
Magical Tours of Australia
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Magicians regularly toured Australia during the late 19th and early 20th Centuries, this booklet discusses the tours of Chung Ling Soo, The Davenport Brothers, and a Maskelyne Company of 1908.
Asbestos: Death & Magic
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Price: $2.57 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012 by Henri Sant-Cassia. Category: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Imagine a rock that catches fire yet does not burn, strengthens construction materials, insulates materials perfectly, dampens noise, and possesses long, silky threads that can be woven into fireproof cloth. Sound impossible? This "wonder material" is asbestos.
A History of Some Australian Theatres
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Australia was once home to some beautiful theatres, Her Majesty's in Sydney and the Tivoli in Melbourne being two of them. The performers and performances of a golden age are outlined here.
CHRISTmas Fun
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,380. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
This little book includes: A Brief Look at Advent and CHRISTmas; CHRISTmas Traditions Around the World; CHRISTmas Scriptures and Hymns; and CHRISTmas Carols and Their History. A great little resource if you are looking for more about the history and traditions of this important holiday.
One World
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Price: $7.77 USD. Words: 102,930. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
One World reveals why America's rapid descent is no accident and why once great liberties have been erased through staged crises:to bring in a New World Order through betrayal at the highest levels over a naïve,trusting public. We are now in a dangerous interlude before the trap closes. Freedoms long taken for granted could vanish in a plan that will take your breath away once it comes into view.
Zealot: Jihad, Jesus, Mother Mary and Sharia in plain English 2014
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Price: Free! Words: 86,660. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
THIS BOOK IS ABOUT THE TRUE DEFINITION OF Jihad, Jesus, Mother Mary and Sharia.
Fly With Your Dreams
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: American English. Published: December 20, 2012 by UCS PRESS. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
This is an illustrated book about dreams that have been achieved. Follow the white dove of Goodness, Peace, and Joy as she takes flight from Far East China in the 8th century BC and lands nearly 28 centuries later at the Pasadena Tournament of Roses® parade in California, USA on January 1, 2013.
A History Of Life On Earth
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,200. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
A History Of Life On Earth, is a guided tour from the beginning of time until modern times. Taking the reader from the origins of everything, without which life on Earth would not be possible. To the origins of life, through the different Eons and Geological Periods, explaining the diversifications and adaptations of all life. A History Of Life On Earth presents the scientific evidence and explain
37: The Year of Portent
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Series: Bapton Books History Selections. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,700. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 18, 2012 by Bapton Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
1937 – from the flooded Ohio to the new Golden Gate Bridge, from bombed Guernica to newly-opened Buchenwald to the Rape of Nanking – was a year of portent. Markham Shaw Pyle and GMW Wemyss, the celebrated historians of the Titanic enquiries and of the coming of the Second World War, here survey that dread year, from Tolkien and Disney to war and terror. This is history in the grand manner.