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Guide to the Military Service (1916-1923) Pensions Collection
Price: Free! Words: 54,890. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
Explore the many testimonies and accounts of the surviving leaders, the veterans and volunteers who took part in the historic events of Ireland's 1916 Rising, the War of Independence and Civil War, along with a plethora of supporting documentation gathered from the participants through the unique collection that is the Military Service (1916-1923) Pensions Collection.
Me, Meself, and a Few Others: A Baldoyle Childhood
Price: Free! Words: 79,840. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
An autobiographical account of growing up in Baldoyle County Dublin Ireland in the 1950s.
Blockbuster
Price: Free! Words: 51,270. Language: Croatian. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Srđan Dragojević: "Jedini presedan koji bih napravio vezan uz ratove u bivšoj Jugoslaviji jest ekranizacija romana "Blockbuster" Zorana Žmirića. Zbog diskursa bi bilo zanimljivo da srpski redatelj snimi hrvatski film o ratu." Davor Šišović: "Blockbuster je jedan od najdojmljivijih, najpotresnijih, najkrvavijih, najsimboličnijih i najantiratnijih ratnih romana koje sam u životu pročitao."
Myslim Peza: deshmitar dhe protagonist ne historine e shqiptareve (1912-1939)
Price: Free! Words: 170,620. Language: Albanian. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Ne kete liber pershkruhen ngjarje te historise se Shqiperise (1912-1939), nepermjet studimit te gazetarit dhe historianit Hazis Gjergji, te gershetuara me kujtimet e regjistruara direkt nga goja e Heroit te Popullit, Myslim Peza, luftetar i shquar demokrat dhe antifashist shqiptar.
dMAC Digest Vol 4 No 6 ~ Waterloo
Price: Free! Words: 60,760. Language: American English. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » War
The Battle of Waterloo took place in Belgium, on 18 June 1815. The French Army led by Napoleon Bonaparte, was pitted against an Allied army, under the command of the Duke of Wellington, and the Prince of Orange, combined with a Prussian army led by Gebhard von Blucher. We know Napoleon lost the battle, but with new evidence now available, we examine who actually won. The result may surprise you.
Les Mémoires de la marquise de la Rochejaquelein
Series: La Guerre de Vendée, Livre 1. You set the price! Words: 136,160. Language: French. Published: September 23, 2014 by Philippe Prisson. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » European
Ces Mémoires racontent les batailles, les grands désastres, les misères qui marquent les plus funestes guerres civiles de l’histoire de France, la Guerre de Vendée.
Estudos Sobre Finanças e Dívida Pública em Portugal no século XIX
Price: Free! Words: 67,380. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Este livro reúne estudos e documentos sobre as Finanças Públicas Portuguesas entre 1820 e 1890. Trata-se de um conjunto que incluí estudos já publicados mas de difícil acesso e inéditos. Procura abordar aspetos da transição financeira do Antigo Regime ao liberalismo assim como da Dívida Externa durante a Regeneração.
The Influence of Artemis
Series: Life, Death and Artemis. You set the price! Words: 60,480. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » European
This third volume provides evidence of rites of Artemis during the course of life, and her perceived role in relation to both transitions at each stage of life and continuous practices throughout life. This is separated into three areas: the female life-cycle; the male life-cycle; and the way of life of the polis / society.
Час second-hand
Price: Free! Words: 133,900. Language: Belarusian. Published: December 7, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
“Час second-hand” — кніга пісьменніцы Святланы Алексіевіч, апошняя з серыі, прысвечанай “гісторыі вялікай і страшнай утопіі — камунізму”: Вялікая Айчынная вайна, Афганістан, Чарнобыль і, нарэшце, развал сацыялістычнай імперыі... Кніга перакладзеная на многія еўрапейскія мовы і ўжо атрымала прэстыжныя прэміі нямецкіх кнігадрукароў і французскіх медыяў.
A Handbook of Irish Home Rule with full original text by William Gladstone and others
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 96,760. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
This book was written in 1887 at a critical time for the debate on Irish Home Rule and for Gladstone. Its influence on events proved to be great. This edition has an introduction by historian Rupert Matthews that puts this classic work into its historical and political context.
Out of Latvia - The son of a Latvian immigrant searches for his roots
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,640. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » European
Peter Jirgens tells the story of his youth as the son of a Latvian immigrant in Australia. He shares his father’s stories of life under Soviet rule and dreams of seeing Latvia himself. In1980, despite the possibility of being drafted into the Soviet army or sent to Siberia, Peter enters Latvia. His thirst for adventure almost costs him his life.
Święci Wyklęci
Price: Free! Words: 63,420. Language: Polish. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » History » European
Sposób w jaki została opisana bohaterskość takich postaci jak Tadeusz Pietrzykowski, Witold Pilecki, Aleksander Bugajski czy Maksymilian Kolbe może komuś przywołać skojarzenia z amerykańskimi superprodukcjami filmowymi. Całkiem słusznie, gdyż wśród Polaków również są legendy największego formatu, zasługujące na to, aby świat się o nich dowiedział.
Coleshanger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,770. Language: British English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » History » European
“If it can be said a village has a life, then this is a biography.” Norman Williams (1908-1969)
Cento giorni
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 135,800. Language: Italian. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Due uomini, una donna. Lei li ama entrambi ma potrà averne soltanto uno. E mentre Napoleone avanza con la sua armata verso la sua sconfitta finale, il loro destino e quello dell'Europa sta per essere deciso. Nella più sanguinosa battaglia che la storia moderna abbia mai visto: Waterloo.
Romaníes Egipcios : La Esencia de Hispania
You set the price! Words: 66,860. Language: Spanish. Published: January 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Revela las raíces del Antiguo Egipto de los romaníes (gitanos) y la forma en que provocaron la civilización y orientalización de Hispania, en los últimos 6.000 años. El libro también presenta la relación íntima entre Egipto e Hispania desde un punto de vista arqueológico, histórico, cultural, etnológico, lingüístico etc. como resultado de la inmigración de los romaníes egipcios (gitanos) a Iberia.
Egyptian Romany - The Essence of Hispania
You set the price! Words: 63,160. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » European
This book reveals the Ancient Egyptian roots of the Romany (Gypsies) and how they brought about the civilization and orientalization of Hispania, over the past 6,000 years. The book also shows the intimate relationship between Egypt and Hispania archaeologically, historically, culturally, ethnologically, linguistically, etc.
Крим наш. Повернення імперії
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,780. Language: Ukrainian. Published: August 27, 2016 by Volodymyr Krynytsky. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Якщо не буде чого їсти, жоден телевізор у цілому світі не зможе переконати росіян, що вони не голодують. Але до цього ще далеко: більшість людей у Росії й надалі живе зараз набагато краще, ніж за радянських часів. І, якщо ціна на нафту хоч трохи знову зросте, Володимир Путін зможе запропонувати глядачам довгий, дбайливо підфарбований повтор передачі про стабільні радянські 1970-ті роки.
Rights of Man
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,810. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017 by Coventry House Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Written by famed political theorist Thomas Paine, "Rights of Man" argues that popular political revolution is permissible when a government does not safeguard the natural rights of its citizens. It defends the French Revolution against Edmund Burke's attack in "Reflections on the Revolution in France" (1790), and is considered a classic statement of faith and egalitarianism.
Where's Koszalin? Teaching English Abroad
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,160. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Join a mature woman’s journey first year teaching English. The writer says, 'this is the book I would have loved to read before I began my teaching journey overseas.' Single with an empty nest seeking adventure and travel; teaching English in foreign lands seemed exciting. Was it?
The McKay Story From Ireland to America
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
A detailed genealogy of the William and James McKay and related families from County Antrim Ireland to Western Pennsylvania.