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Правадыр крылатых вершнікаў. Ян Кароль Хадкевіч
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,400. Language: Belarusian. Published: December 18, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
У кнізе апавядаецца пра слаўны і драматычны жыццёвы шлях Яна Кароля Хадкевіча (1560–1621), які быў адным з найвыдатнейшых палкаводцаў, што нараджаліся на беларускай зямлі. Чвэрць стагоддзя шабляй жаўнера і булавой гетмана ён слугаваўся Бацькаўшчыне. Нават апошні дзень яго зямнога быцця прайшоў пад гарматную кананаду.
World War 2 Spy School The Complete 1943 SOE Counter-Espionage Manual
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,870. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » History » European
This document was the official training manual for every allied spy and counter-espionage agent in World War 2. Written by the S.O.E. (M.I.6), it was soon picked up and used by the American OSS (the originator of the CIA). In great detail, it describes such subjects as Explosives, Fieldcraft, Cyphers, and Propoganda. Care has been taken to deliver the manual in its original style and format.
Русь. Другая история
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 71,770. Language: Russian. Published: December 9, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Кто же такие древние русские, предки украинцев, русских России и беларусов? Почему одни из них как на старшего брата взирают на Москву, а других поворачивает в обратную сторону? Что есть Беларусь, Русь, Россия, Москва и наши предки русы?
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.
U.S. Army in the Cold War: Forging the Shield - The U.S. Army in Europe, 1951-1962, Atomic Warfare Training, Pentomic, New Look, Berlin Crisis, Building New German Army, Elvis Presley Goes to Europe
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 307,500. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
Forging the Shield tells the story of the U.S. Army in Europe during the critical 1950s and early 1960s. It spans the period between the return of major U.S. combat forces to Germany in 1951 and the aftermath of the Berlin crisis of 1961-1962.
Britain, a Christian Country: A Nation Defined by Christianity and the Bible, and the Social Changes that Challenge this Biblical Heritage
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 123,110. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015 by ByFaith Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History, Nonfiction » History » European
For over a thousand years Britain was defined by Christianity, with monarchs dedicating the country to God and national days of prayer that saved the nation in its darkest hours. Discover the continuing legacy of the Bible in Britain, how faith defined its nationhood and the challenges from the 1960s to the present day.
Turkey in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Turkish Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir, Bursa, Kurds, Laz, Alevi, Sufism, Cemevis, Tigris, Euphrates
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 158,070. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » European
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Turkey.
Serbia in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Serbian Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Belgrade, Novi Sad, Nis, Subotica, Dusan, Balkan Wars, Tito, Kosovo, Danube, Tisza
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 150,170. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » European
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Serbia.
Gothic Cathedrals and Scholasticism
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
History of development and main elements of Gothic Cathedral architecture in Europe from 11th to 15th centuries. The article describes the relationships between Scholastic philosophy of Medieval Europe and Gothic style of architecture.
Celtic Christianity and the First Christian Kings in Britain: From Saint Patrick and St. Columba, to King Ethelbert and King Alfred
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,680. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015 by ByFaith Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History, Nonfiction » History » European
Celtic Christianity is as exciting as it is intriguing, from the first native Christians in the British Isles, through to the great saints such as Patrick and Columba; coupled with the trials and triumphs of the historic Anglo-Saxon kings.
Diana Inquest: The French Cover-Up
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 270,690. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » History » European
Diana Inquest: The French Cover-Up is the gripping story of how a culture of corruption and cover-up was endemic throughout the investigation into the deaths of Princess Diana and Dodi Fayed. It tracks the French investigation right from the initial minutes after the crash inside the Alma Tunnel through to the conclusion of the investigation by Judge Stéphan two years later, in September 1999.
Poland in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Polish Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Gomulka, Gierek, Collapse of Communism, Warsaw, Lodz, Krakow, Gdansk, Lublin, Oder
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 155,580. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Poland.
Vlad the Impaler: Son of Dracul
Price: Free! Words: 17,300. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Screenplays » Horror
Many will assume this is just another retelling of the "Dracula" horror myth... but Vlad's story is true. Hitler's Holocaust killed approximately 10% of Germany's people, while some estimates claim that Vlad exterminated more than 20% of his fellow Wallachians. A gruesome genre-bender with perverse humor, based on 15th-century history. Warning: graphic transgressive violence.
In Their Own Words
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 31,190. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
This book, the culmination of ten years of research, is a collection of portraits and testimonials recording the experiences of 21 women who volunteered during World War II, interviewed by the author. The accounts have been left as far as possible in the women’s original words, so that their voices can be heard clearly and faithfully.
Mario de Araujo Cabral The First Portuguese Formula One Driver
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » History » European
Mario de Araujo Cabral is not well known in Formula One history except perhaps in his own country. The Portuguese driver has been forever linked to a lap 5 incident at the 1959 Portuguese GP in which he pulled his Cooper into another Cooper driven by F1 points leader Jack Brabham. Mario failed to qualify for another F1 Grand Prix unti 1964. He did race more successfully in sports cars until 1975.
On the origins of Glagolitic
Price: Free! Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Slavic Languages (Other), Nonfiction » History » European
This book probes into the Oriental origins of the Glagolitic script, used by Slavic people in the Middle Age before being replaced by Cyrillic.
Uzbekistan in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Uzbek Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Customs, Tashkent, Samarkand, Uzbeks, Kazakhs, Kyrgyz, Tajiks, Andijan Massacre
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 137,900. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
These unique guides produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Uzbekistan, with a special emphasis on geography, history, the economy, society, security and military matters, religion, traditions, urban and rural life, ethnic groups, crime, the environment, government, holidays, gender issues and much more.
Turkmenistan in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Turkmen Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Customs, Rural and Urban Life, Ashgabat, Turkmenbashi, Atrek River, Soviet Era
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 148,930. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » European
These unique guides produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Turkmenistan, with a special emphasis on geography, history, the economy, society, security and military matters, religion, traditions, urban and rural life, ethnic groups, crime, the environment, government, holidays, gender issues and much more.
Kazakhstan in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Kazakh Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Customs, Rural and Urban Life, Almaty, Astana, Caspian, Aral Sea, Khanate, Russian
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 162,940. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
These unique guides produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Kazakhstan, with a special emphasis on geography, history, the economy, society, security and military matters, religion, traditions, urban and rural life, ethnic groups, crime, the environment, government, holidays, gender issues and much more.
Sprig of Broom
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,380. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Sprig of Broom is a coming-of-age creative non-fiction work about Geoffrey Plantagenet, a count, who marries King Henry’s daughter, Empress Matilda, and fathers the dynasty of Plantagenet kings. He has much to learn, and over the course of his life’s journey he develops a better understanding of himself, fathers a long line of kings, endures adversaries and faces the world of chaos around him.