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Fighting World Hunger With Words from History
By William Lambers
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 86,760. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Welcome to the latest book in my series on global hunger. This edition features articles I wrote in 2009-2012, but with a historical twist. The stories take you back in time showcasing the history of fighting hunger. A chance to see how the past can influence the present. You can see the words and actions of leaders and also citizens who fought hunger during our history.
Sailors' Yarns & Tavern Tales: Vanishings, Ghosts and Spooky Ships
By Vicki Rutherford
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,740. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012 by Vicki Rutherford. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Ships found drifting with no crew aboard. Lighthouse keepers haunted by the Grey Lady. Ghosts of drowned sailors photographed swimming. Shiver me timbers! These twenty strange tales of mysterious disappearances and eerie events will leave you wondering. Whatever their authenticity, such sailors’ yarns from the past 400 years are always entertaining.
Spandau Prison
By Michael P Buckley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: American English. Published: December 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Brief Article I wrote on my time spent on guard duty at spandau prison and my thoughts on Rudolf Hess and his death. I go over weapons for self defense as well.
The Fall of the West
By Matt Buttsworth
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 28,110. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
The Fall of the West is a detailed, thought provoking consideration of what factors and events have led to the Fall of the West as the leading scientific, technological and economic civilization in the world which considers the impact of repeated warfare, imperial overstretch and a failure to maintain economic competitiveness as key factors causing decline.
Money for Old Rope - Part 2
By Albert Jack
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,470. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Money for Old Rope - Part 2 is the second ‘best of’ collection of best-selling books that reveal the origins and history of just about everything we can think of. In fact, as one wise man suggested, it is the history of everything you didn’t realise you wanted to know about, until you found out about it. A must have for dinner conversations and pub chat the world over.
Genghis Khan and the Creation of the Modern World
By Matt Buttsworth
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
It is rare that one man can single handedly change world history but the man who did was Genghis Khan, for not only did he create the Mongol nation and unite the nations of the Steppes but he and his sons devastated the two leading civilizations of the Eurasian world - China and Islamic civilization - opening up the way for the rise of the West. This article investigates this world changing event.
Conflict of the Ages Part One: The Scientific History of Origins Teacher Edition
By Michael J. Findley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,280. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Mary C. Findley. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
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The Conflict of the Ages is a Multi-Part exploration of History, Science and ancient Literature. This first installment covers the concepts of God, time, Creation, physics, cosmology, and specifics about each day of Creation. We make comparisons with ancient sources to see where they agree with the Scriptural account.
ФИЗИЧЕСКИЙ МИР - ОБМАН? (Physical world - a lie?)
By Nikolay Saveliev
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 106,880. Language: Russian. Published: January 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
Настоящая история создания человечества, и физического/трехмерного мира.
Kçe Papu
By Hüseyin Buçan
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 120. Language: Turkish. Published: January 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Papuşkimişi okomadu.
Historic Ships
By Chris Shaw
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
This book is about important ships in history like Titanic, Olympic, Britannic, and The queen mary. This 50 page book is great for everyone! Children and adults will all love this book!
Myths and Legends
By John Pemberton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,320. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Canary Press eBooks Limited. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Many ancient legends in circulation, either through verbal story-telling, ancient script or paintings, have assisted the human race in understanding the complex world we live in, even if they have been embellished over the years.
Leaders who Changed the World
By Gordon Kerr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 149,930. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Canary Press eBooks Limited. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
It takes charisma and inspiration to lead any group of people. Leaders who Changed the World explores the lives and careers of such extraordinary individuals as Julius Caesar, Napoleon Bonaparte, Mahatma Gandhi and Nelson Mandela. Some have slogged and suffered in order to change the world for the better, while others, like Adolf Hitler or Osama Bin Laden have only succeeded in damaging humanity.
The Illustrated Book of Dragons and Dragon Lore
By Cognoscenti Books
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 55,380. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Belief in dragons has united humanity more than the belief in any other mythological creature. From China and Japan, through Southeast Asia, India and the Middle East, to Europe and even Central America, the image of the dragon has burned brightly in the imaginations of our forefathers. Even today dragons continue to fascinate.
AP World History Quiz (Questions and Answers)
By BookCaps
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,450. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Over 300 questions (and Answers) are included in this study guide to help you prepare for the AP World History exam.
Illustrated What Is Secular Humanism?
By Mary C. Findley
Series: Illustrated Serial Antidisestablishmentarianism, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,370. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
Almost every American colony had some form of establishment of religion. This was because their religion consisted of proven and necessary facts of existence. Religion was reliable, logical and rational to them. The modern established religion of Secular Humanism teaches that it is the only scientifically-based belief system in existence.
Fringe Archeology An Alternative View
By Craig Whitman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,860. Language: American English. Published: October 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Exploring ancient artifacts that do not conform to the current accepted time line of human evolution.
The International Takeover Part One
By Larry Dillon, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
This book goes in detail about the founding fathers of international Banking in Europe and America.