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The Planet-Girded Suns: The History of Human Thought About Extrasolar Worlds
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,430. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012 by Ad Stellae Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
From the late 17th century until the end of the 19th, almost all educated people believed that the stars are suns surrounded by inhabited planets. This book, first published by Atheneum in 1974 and now updated to include the scientific knowledge gained during the past 40 years, tells the story of the rise, fall, and eventual renewal of widespread conviction that we are not alone in the universe.
The Complete Chronicle of the Emperors of Rome; Vol. 1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,200. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Few books before have explored the exploits and notorious antics of Rome's imperial dynasties in such readable detail—a record of the often brutal but fascinating lives of the ancient world's most powerful rulers. This eBook edition of the praised 2005 hardback has web-links to illustrations, genealogy and maps. Vol.1: from Augustus to Carinus (63 BC–AD 285. "A joyride of a read."
Sueños Que Sueñan
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: Spanish. Published: June 14, 2011 by Emooby. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Cinco historias qué cobran vida sobre la mirada del soñador, los sueños son más qué sueños en cada obra de ficción: la locura, él humor, y las desavenencias de cada personaje encerrados en su problemática: mujeres, sirvientes, locos y embrujos a la altura de un cuento de ficción, en cinco obras épicas de teatro mínimo qué harán qué los sueños crezcan y escojan su propio destino.
It Can't Happen To Us
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
People say that - History Repeats Itself - or the skeptics will make the comment - It Can’t Happen to Me. Just to show that history can repeat itself and actually has I investigated this subject and applied it to our present day problems. As you will see and I think will agree history does repeat itself and America is closer then we think to becoming extinct.
The Complete Chronicle of the Emperors of Rome; Vol. 2
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,940. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Few books before have explored the exploits and notorious antics of Rome's imperial dynasties in such readable detail. Exhaustive research brings to life the fascinating lives of the ancient world's most powerful rulers. This eBook edition of the praised 2005 hardback has web-links to numerous illustrations and maps. Vol.2: from Diocletian to Justinian (AD 285–565). "This book is a must."
Virginal Huntress-Warrior: Her Undying Ice Age Cult
Series: The Reading Room, Book 15. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,200. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2011 by Clocktower Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion
Fierce, beautiful, and untouchable, she still today brings with her a breath of Ice Age mystery. With minor variations, she is Athena, Joan of Arc, Marianne of the Barricades, and Rosie the Riveter. We tie together evidence from the Ice Ages through ancient Greece, Rome, and the Middle Ages, right up to modern times, showing that her cult has been around as long as mankind, and endures today.
Crossing Over
You set the price! Words: 19,790. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(4.00 from 1 review)
An Eclectic collection of seventeen short stories and poems by twelve authors from the Katharine Susannah Prichard Foundation in Western Australia. The themes include youth, family relations, travel and exploration, the World Wars, love, detective and others.
The Achievements and the Days Book V. The improbable Rise of the Free Man
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,870. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion
Book V details the expansion of the Christian nations, their interaction with other religions and secular entities and ends with the potential role of the United States. It documents the failures of man to live up to the ideals that some have fervently set for the human race and leaves open the hope that further progress will lead us closer to the ideal of human behavior.
İstanbul Efsaneleri
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: Turkish. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Turkey & Ottoman Empire, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
İstanbul Efsaneleri'ni ve yaklaşık 20 adet en önemli şehir hikayesini anlattığımız bu eserimizde, sonunda bizim kentimiz, İstanbul'un antik tarihine de uzanıp, onun hikayesini dinleyeceksiniz.. Bilinen tarihi 2600 yıldan daha eskilere uzanan bu yaşlı, ama muhteşem kent, zamanın akışı içinde büyük uygarlıkların yıkılışlarım da gördü, yenilerinin nasıl kurulduklarına da...
Holocene Mysteries
Series: The Reading Room, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,690. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011 by Clocktower Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Natural history, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
We live in a geological epoch called the Holocene, which begins 10,000 years ago as the last great glaciers melt away, and with them the 2.58 million years of the Pleistocene fade. But humans only started keeping written records about 5,000 years ago. What happened during that long twilight in the first half of the Holocene? Mute testimonials include Stonehenge, Nebra Sky Disk, and much more...
Lincolns' Hidden Speech-"The Cover-Up"
Price: Free! Words: 780. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Please notice the ending of this declaration, its in the ending that gives us a common understanding of knowledge long forgotten. It also shows us how frightening the media coupled with the scientific community has caused the delusional mind set of our age today. I have included a few very interesting photos on the subject matter at hand.
Eskilerin Masalları "Esatir-ul Evvelin"
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,520. Language: Turkish. Published: June 18, 2013 by E-Kitap Projesi. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
Niçin bu eser kaleme alındı? Son zamanlarda, yükselişe geçen bir inkarcı fikir sisteminin, istinad noktasını ve nihai gücünü eski tarihi belge veya birtakım kurgulanmış (teorik) kanıtlara dayandırarak, peygamberlerin ve yaşadıkları olayların ve kutsal kitaplar vasıtasıyla bize ulaşan mesellerin gerçeğe aykırı veyahutta yanlış yazılmış oldukları veyahutta bütün bütün inkar noktasına götürür..
White Christian Domination: When Will it End
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 73,930. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This book gives chronological description of major historical events in history of the white race dominating civilizations from the ancient time of Alexander the Great and the Roman Empire to today’s British Empire and the United States Empire.
Celtic Influences in the North of Spain and the Roots of Heresy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011 by The Electronic Book Company. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
When the ancient tribe of the Iberi parted company at the mouth of the Danube,one group moved into Europe while the other went south to Egypt. Generations later they were to reunite in northern Spain. Celtic Influences in the North of Spain suggests that these were the forerunners of the Irish and Scottish Celts. How did their pagan legacy lead a Gnostic bishop, Priscillian of Avila, to his death?
Sator Enigma: Ancient Roman Mystery Solved
Series: The Reading Room, Book 11. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,990. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011 by Clocktower Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
For centuries, scholars have been baffled by a mysterious inscription found in ruins across the Roman Empire: at a military headquarters in Syria, a sport complex in Pompeii, two British colonial towns… it must have been a saying or a spell of extraordinary importance in the Roman world. At last, the mystery is solved--and the solution is more meaningful (even today) than anyone imagined.
The Wrong Sort Of Fish Oil
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 139,620. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Whilst researching an earlier book Railway Passenger Stations In England, Scotland And Wales: A Chronology, author M. E. Quick came across a huge amount of fascinating information, which though not relevant to a factual guide to railway stations, he felt would provide the basis of a future work.
(P)art*(P)arte Poetry*Poesia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 by Spero Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » European poetry, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
A collection of poems in English and Portuguese, inspired by the exhibits in the Gulbenkian Museum. Each poem appears in both languages, and many are accompanied by photos taken by the author. Experience the beauty of the treasures of the Gulbenkian from wherever you are comfortable...
On the Trails of Tradition: Explorations of Jewish Life and Learning
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,820. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Academic rivalries, medical ethics, child brides, vegetarianism, aversion to pork, gift-giving—these and other familiar issues have a fascinating history among the diverse communities that have contributed to the Jewish tradition. Unfortunately this enthralling lore is often known only to scholarly specialists or readers of esoteric academic journals. Dr. Segal reveals them in pithy, fun essays.
Our Experience, Ourselves
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,660. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Sub-title: How Experience Came to be Valued so Highly by People in the West. A chronological account of how authority figures in Western Civilization first considered experience unimportant but in time came to value it very highly. Readers will spend time with many of these authority figures and 'hear' what they have to say for themselves.
The Real and Imaginary Atlantis
You set the price! Words: 29,840. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
(5.00 from 1 review)
A new theory of Atlantis is developed assuming that Plato’s tale was based on an original story that was badly muddled as it was passed on by word of mouth. By removing the apparent errors from the story a revised Atlantis is proposed. An era in the ancient world is identified that has many similarities to this revised Atlantis, and points to the possible location of the large island and seaport.