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A Tale of Two Nations: Canada, U.S. and World War I (Part one: 1914)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Native American
This is a tale of two nations and how newspapers covered the storm clouds that were enveloping Europe. In Part One, we explore the war’s beginning. While Canada was eager to do its duty, American was transfixed on how to profit from an European war.
Los Cubanos en Angola
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 147,460. Language: Spanish. Published: January 11, 2018 by thelittlefrench@zoho.com. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A través de su apasionante lectura podemos concluir que en Angola tuvimos un campo de experiencias de la guerra fría, donde se pusieron en evidencia y franco enfrentamiento la Doctrina Brezhnev, de la ocupación irreversible de avanzadas comunistas en el mundo, y la Doctrina Reagan, de que al expansionismo soviético no sólo había que detenerlo sino derrotarlo.
Hargrave to the Hitler Line: The Canadian 5th Armoured in Italy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,820. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
Twenty year old Bud McLean and his colleagues from the Canadian 5th Armoured Division come of age against the backdrop of WW2 Italy. Thirteen men hung precariously to a tiny bridgehead, waiting to be reinforced. Out-manned, and out-gunned, their commander radioed the recce troop and gave them permission to retreat if they deemed it necessary. They chose to stay.
Embrace the Suck
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
MILSPEAK: Slang for military jargon, troop idioms, and Pentagonese. The perfect gift for anyone who is in the military, veterans, or who plans to serve.
United States Military Transport Operations in Thailand 1966 - 1975
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,020. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
The men of the "Tiger" battalion faced hardships, disease and uncertain conditions while working 24/7/365 to insure that critical military cargo was delivered undamaged and on time to U.S. forces conducting combat missions over Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia and to units operating throughout the Kingdom of Thailand during the Vietnam War in Southeast Asia..
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.
Nordsø-Eskadren og Kampen ved Helgoland d. 9 Mai 1864.
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 33,840. Language: Danish. Published: December 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Otto Lütken har samlet officielle beretninger og øjenvidneberetninger fra slaget ved Helgoland den 9. maj 1864, og har herudfra sammenstykket en spændende beretning om både optakten til slaget og selve kamphandlingen ved Helgoland majdagen i 1864.
Os Códigos Q
Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Este e-book vai te ensinar os códigos e ainda te passar dicas de memorização, para você ficar apto.
The Lost Kingdom: Memoir of an Afghan Prince
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,010. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » History » Military
“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” George Santayana, The Life of Reason
Hitler's Secret Atomic Bomb
Price: Free! Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This book asks a simple question. Did Adolf Hitler and the Nazi party he led create an Atomic bomb during World War 2? If the answer is yes, could it have been used against the allies.
Gilding the Coucal
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,460. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Military
From his parents loving arms to command of a US Navy submarine rescue ship, Lt. Commander James W. Gibson takes readers on an E-ticket ride to distant ports while rescuing hapless boaters at peril in the open ocean and eradicating starfish destroying fragile coral reefs. In Gilding the Coucal, he describes training as a US Navy Deep Diver, an Engineman, Fireman and in all stations of command.
Diario de la Segunda Guerra Mundial. Volumen 1
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 300,200. Language: Spanish. Published: November 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
En esta obra de dos volúmenes contamos, día a día, los acontecimientos ocurridos durante el mayor conflicto bélico de todos los tiempos.
Diario de la Segunda Guerra Mundial. Volumen 2
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 257,080. Language: Spanish. Published: November 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
En esta obra de dos volúmenes contamos, día a día, los acontecimientos ocurridos durante el mayor conflicto bélico de todos los tiempos.
Col. Myles W. Keogh, The Legend and The Man
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,010. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Military
Comanche, the mount of Brevet Col., Captain Keogh, was found with blood on his mane; not his own but that of his rider. Did the bold, courageous veteran of the Civil War ride among his men giving them encouragement, only to be shot from his horse and killed during the Battle of Little Bighorn? This book traces the life of Myles W. Keogh up to his untimely death on the plains of Montana.
Historia Secreta de la Guerra Fría
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,220. Language: Spanish. Published: October 31, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » History » Military
Al término de la Segunda Guerra Mundial, la Unión Soviética desató una oleada de presiones geopolíticas, geoestratégicas y propagandísticas de guerra sicológica activa con el fin de difundir el comunismo por todo el planeta.Al fantasma de la guerra nuclear entre las dos grandes superpotencias se sumaron las acciones de guerra política persistente de ambos bandos con el fin de bloquear al enemigo.
Eurasian Tinderbox: The U.S. Buildup Against Russia and China
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,780. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
NATO is carrying out the biggest military buildup on Russia's borders since WWII. In response to a rising China, America's 'Pivot to Asia' is redeploying 60% of its naval and air forces to the Asia-Pacific by 2020. Author Jimmy Colwill, producer of 'Flashpoints' (2017), traces the origins of the nuclear age, its most notorious Cold War flashpoints, and the growing spectre of a Third World War.
The Spanish Civil War: Failure at the Strategic Level - Report on the Dress Rehearsal for World War II, Franco and Hitler, Relationships Between Spain, Britain, France, USSR, U.S., Germany, and Italy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
The Spanish Civil War (1936-1939) was a military and political struggle between Left and Right-wing factions in Spain. Despite the likelihood the Spanish Civil War would lead to a larger war in Europe, pro-democracy countries chartered a course of nonintervention and isolationism.
Viata si activitatea Eroilor si martirilor securitatii poporului, in perioada 23.08.1944 - 25.08.1968
You set the price! Words: 7,470. Language: Romanian. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
În procesul de clarificare al anumitor adevăruri istorice (dar nu numai istorice!), subiectivitatea autorilor de cărti, articole, recenzii, lucrări în extenso, teze de doctorat, etc., ecranează parţial, sau total, câmpul de desfasurare al relatării evenimentelor istorice, din diverse motive.
Danmarks Største Søhelte
Price: $7.90 USD. Words: 65,910. Language: Danish. Published: October 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Bog om den danske flådes søhelte gennem 500 år – Niels Iuel, Ivar Huitfeldt, Peter Tordenskiold, Peder Willemoes, heltene fra kanonbådskrigen, Edouard Suenson, og mange andre.
A Short History of Biological Warfare: From Pre-History to the 21st Century - Reviews BW Studies, Biowarfare Agents and Toxins, Japanese Attacks in China, Cold War Research, and Terrorism Threats
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,690. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This short monograph reviews the history of biological warfare (BW) from prehistory to the present. It covers what we know about the practice of BW and briefly describes the programs that developed BW weapons based on the best available research. To the extent possible, it primarily draws on the work of historians who used primary sources.