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Charles-Joseph, Prince de Ligne: Selected Letters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,550. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Charles-Joseph, Seventh Prince de Ligne, was from a prominent family in Hainaut, Belgium, and served in the army of the Hapsburg empire.This collection of letters and notes focuses on some of his political ideas or on his preening as a "man about town." All have been vetted for their reliability: gay, but not licentious; serious, but not stodgy; both profound and lighthearted.
The Courage to Look Back: Keep On Keeping On
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 73,160. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2017 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
The Courage to Look Back is the sequel to The Boys of St. Mary's (published in 2015). Many stories in this book flow from decisions by the Catholic System and the British Government in 1952/53 to migrate young children from Orphanages and Homes to provide child labour and increase the population of Commonwealth countries. The KOKO old boys network was started in 1988 by Delvin John Flynn.
A Scholar’s Guide to the Works of George Silver Part 1 of 3
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,940. Language: British English. Published: October 29, 2017 by Writer's Sanctum Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History
An explanation, and suggestions for 20 training drills, of the principles described in George Silver’s two works Paradoxes of Defence published and printed by Edward Blount 1599 and Brief Instructions [Sloane manuscript no.376] circa 1604-5 not published in Silver’s lifetime but in 1898 by Col. C.G.R. Matthey and reproduced by Sword Works in 2008.
How Great a Crime - to Tell the Truth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,570. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century, Nonfiction » History » European
Joseph and Winifred Gales, 18th and early 19th century newspaper publishers were giants of UK and US history. 230 years on, when there is more than a hint of the rotten boroughs still hanging over British "democracy," and when the free press in the US is demonised for holding up the mirror of truth to power, they are as relevant as ever.
History of Jersey Island, Pre-History, (Volume 11): Historical Sites and leftover
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,140. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017 by Jean Marc Bertrand. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
History of Jersey, Pre-History. Historical Sites and leftover. A Book on Jersey. In the year of grace 1462, being the third year of the reign of Edward IV, King of England, sir Richard Harliston, vice-admiral of the said kingdom, being in the island of Guernsey, and with a certain number of the king's ships, having heard told how the lord of St Owen, named Philippe de Carteret.
History of Jersey Island, Pre-History, (Volume 1): German Occupation, Invasions and defences
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,920. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2017 by Jean Marc Bertrand. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
History of Jersey, Pre-History. German Occupation, Invasions and defences. ABook on Jersey. Jersey has been an island for approximately 8,000 years or possibly not quite so long, and at its extremes it measures 10 miles east to west and six miles north to south.
Faroe Islands (Sheep Island) History, Travel and Tourism: Government, Economy, People and Tradition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,750. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2017 by Jean Marc Bertrand. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Faroe Islands (Sheep Island) History, Travel and Tourism. Government, Economy, People and Tradition. A Book. The earliest inhabitants of the Faeroe Islands were probably Irish monks in the 600s, though there is little archeological evidence of their presence. Norse colonization, however, is well documented. Vikings found the islands in the early 800s, drove out the monks, and took over.
Regionalism and Secession: Historical Analysis of Bavarian and Catalan Regionalism, Struggles for Autonomy, Strong Independence Movements in Spain, Accommodation of Sub-state Regionalism
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,460. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » European
Catalonia and Bavaria today cling tightly to their linguistic distinctiveness, their cultural traditions, their culinary specialties, and their political particularity. Even after the passage of some centuries, these regions have not yet amalgamated into the nation states that contain them.
Spain: Country Study with Multidisciplinary Analysis of Political, Economic, Social, and National Security Systems and Institutions, Spanish People, Origins, Beliefs and Values
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 141,430. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » European
The books in the series deal with a particular foreign country, describing and analyzing its political, economic, social, and national security systems and institutions, and examining the interrelationships of those systems and the ways they are shaped by cultural factors.
Spain, The European Union and the United States in the Age of Terror: Spanish Strategic Culture and the Global War on Terror - Report on NATO Operations, Military Elites, History and Franco
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 45,280. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This study looks beyond the tragic events of 11 March 2004 to uncover the greater Spanish strategic culture that motivates and influences Spain's political elites. By examining the interaction between Spanish conservatives and liberals, discerning the Spanish strategic culture will allow for a greater understanding of the foreign policy implications.
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.
Essential Guide to Catalan, Catalonia, and the Claim of Independence from Spain - Reports on Autonomy, Language, Culture, Economy, Regional Issues, Comprehensive Spanish History, and Barcelona
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 187,980. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Gain a better understanding of the ongoing crisis in Spain over the separatist movement for Catalonia. A controversial independence referendum in October 2017 plunged the nation into turmoil as the Catalan region threatens to tear the country apart. Several scholarly studies are included in this compendium about the issue.
The Forgotten Savoy Princess
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,830. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » History » European
“The Forgotten Savoy Princess” is the story of Princess Leina of Savoy, the only child of King Umberto II and Gelsomina Malatesta, who secretly married in Italy on the 10th of February 1926. It is also the story of the Royal Family of Italy and the treasure King Victor Emmanuel III seized from Mussolini and Hitler just before the end of the Second World War.
England's Striking History
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 28,670. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017 by Rotographic. Categories: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Coins and stamps, Nonfiction » History » European
A brief history of England and its silver hammered coinage
Metalexicon Logodynamics Of England Kings and Queens
Price: Free! Words: 40,450. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Metalexicon Logodynamics Of England Kings and Queens
Contradiction and Change: Britain in the Nineties
Price: Free! Words: 28,220. Language: British English. Published: July 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
This collection of essays takes a broad-based approach to understanding the key developments in social and cultural life in Britain in the 1990s. If you were there, reading this ebook may bring back some fond memories. And even if you weren’t, the essays make for interesting reading on a decade that has come to symbolise a turning point in recent British social history.
Castles of Central Germany - Pictorial Edition
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 55,990. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This work is the pictorial edition of “Castles of Central Germany”. The text body is identical to it but includes many superb photographs of the castles and in many cases of some of their owners too. Furthermore, to assure completeness of this work, the author provides numerous images of their coats of arms, floor plans of the castles and other relevant images.
Adevăruri nespuse despre Nicolae Ceaușescu
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,760. Language: Romanian. Published: June 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » European
Cartea va ajuta la reliefarea unei opinii ştiinţifice, corecte din punct de vedere analitic, echilibrate, obiective, legate de istoria recentă a României.
Вілейскі павет
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 44,990. Language: Belarusian. Published: June 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
“Вілейскі павет” — гісторыка-краязнаўчы гадавік, які будзе знаёміць з гісторыяй пэўнага рэгіёна — Вілейшчынай. Гэта пляцоўка для даследчыкаў — падзяліцца сваімі адкрыццямі, а для чытачоў — атрымаць займальнае і пазнавальнае чытанне пра край.
Bloodless Revolution
Price: $9.66 USD. Words: 114,280. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Biography of forgotten Irish Nationalist and owner editor of the Sligo Champion newspaper 1878-1884. Land League leader in Connaught, Edward had left his adopted America to tackle Orangeism and the British establishment in Sligo. Native of Limerick and excellent speaker, he shared platforms with Parnell, Davitt, Sexton and was prosecuted for sedition by the British Government.