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The Real and Imaginary Atlantis by Mel Nicholls
Price: $4.00 USD. 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.
Our Experience, Ourselves by Lyn Relph
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,730. 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.
White Christian Domination: When Will it End by Ray House
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.
چارجستار by Baktash Khamsehpour (Bahram Iranmand)
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: Persian. Published: September 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
چارجستار دربرگیرنده پژوهشهایی پیرامون گفتمانهای فرهنگ ایران و جهان است. در بخش نخست تاریخ به بازنگری گذارده میگردد. بخش دوم پهنه فرمانروایی ایران را ارزیابی مینماید. در بخش سوم آبراه و دریای پارس شناسایی میشود و سرانجام در بخش چهارم به هفت سین نگاهی افکنده میشود. چارجستار کاری است نو و یگانه از هر دیدگاه
Celtic Influences in the North of Spain and the Roots of Heresy by Tracy Saunders
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?
(P)art*(P)arte Poetry*Poesia by Cynthia Cassandra
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 by Eliezer Segal
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,800. 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.
Seventy North to Fifty South - The Story of Captain Cook's Last Voyage by Dr Paul W Dale
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,910. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Seventy North to Fifty South is an annotation of the published journal written by Captain James Cook during his third voyage: the voyage with major geographic and political consequences. His journal reports were filled with navigational and geographical detail plus anthropological observations about the inhabitants.
Les femmes chez Herodote by Jean-Claude Sestier
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,770. Language: French. Published: June 27, 2012 by Rhetorical Ratatouille. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Globe-trotter avant la lettre, Hérodote nous a laissé bien plus un immense reportage qu'une œuvre historique proprement dite, quoique le but qu'il se fût fixé au départ eût été de relater les guerres médiques. Et, paradoxalement, c'est justement ce qui fait l'intérêt historique de son œuvre. Découvrons, à travers ses récits, le sort des femmes de l'antiquité.
Popol Vuh Comentado. Visión Espiritual del Mito Maya by Rubén González
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,080. Language: Spanish. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Este libro incluye el texto íntegro del Popol Vuh, así como una extensa introducción y comentarios al final de cada capítulo que tienen como objetivo principal la interpretación de los aspectos simbólicos, psicológicos y espirituales que contiene el texto del Popol Vuh,
The Tonga Book — February 1805 – June 1811 by Dr Paul W Dale
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 180,400. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
The remarkable adventures of young William Mariner on a voyage around the world and his long sojourn in the islands of Tonga wherein he gives us a full account of the inhabitants of those islands and the conduct of their lives.
The Graves of the Golden Bear: Ancient Fortresses and Monuments of the Ohio Valley by Rick Osmon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,940. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » American
From the earliest maps of the Gulf of Mexico by the Spanish explorers to the beginning of the 20th century, claims were made that a Welsh prince named Madoc brought thousands of colonists to North America centuries before Columbus. Find out how a 18th Century map and an inscription on an ancient fortress wall will make you doubt what you learned in history class.
Dioses y Héroes de la Mitología Nórdica by Rubén González
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,130. Language: Spanish. Published: August 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Nos remontamos a los antiguos tiempos, en los que dioses, monstruos y héroes convivían con los hombres entre el hielo, el fuego, los festines y las batallas, y cuyos acontecimientos han quedado recogidos en lo que hoy llamamos mitología nórdica, fuente inagotable de sabiduría que ha servido y sirve de inspiración al arte europeo en todas sus facetas.
God Did Not Create Human Beings To Die... But To Live On... Eternally! by Roger Henri Trepanier
Series: The Truth Seeker's Library, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,800. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Evangelism, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
This book was written for anyone who would like to have a personal relationship with God, which comes through faith in His Son, Jesus Christ. Jesus said, "Come to Me all you who labor and are heavy-laden and I will give you rest." If you are looking for that peace which passes understanding, resulting from having the forgiveness of all sins and eternal life with God, then this book is for you!
UFOs, Antigravity, Vimanas and Mystics by John Kettler
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
What do ancient Indian sacred texts and terrified Tibetan mystics have to do with Stealth technology, antigravity projects and a new Indian warfighting strategy—let alone the ongoing clashes between India and Pakistan in long-disputed Kashmir? Find out in John Kettler's revelatory new E-book. It may well redefine the way you look at reality.
Latresse by William Theaux
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 74,640. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Analyse de la fonction de l’absence que l’écriture permet à la conscience humaine de comprendre. A la place de cette absence la lettre compose la nomination. Le nom permet alors tabou et refoulement (nom d’Akhnaton tabou, nom d’Œdipe refoulé). Rédigé la veille de prendre connaissance du caractère historique d’Œdipe ; examen clinique de ne "parier que du père" (selon Lacan).
The Ancient West by Geoffrey Gibson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,390. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
A short history of ancient Greece and Rome is the first of a five history of the West for the general reader.
Forgotten Power: Byzantium, Bulwark of Christianity by Roger Kean
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,350. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » Social history
For centuries, the Byzantine Empire was the center of Christendom, mistress of the Mediterranean, and the symbol for all the rest of the world of splendor, wealth, and cultural ascendancy until it fell to the Ottoman Turks. This book vividly brings to life the glittering emperors, the hotbed of religious controversy, the politics, art, military action, and the lives of ordinary citizens.
Trans-Atlantic US and Latin American Airways by peter dancey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Continuing the review of the origins of the World's Airways this book deals specifically with the first trans-Atlantic flights inter-continental American Airlines and Airways and the developments in Latin America the internal growth and Pan-Am trans-ocean flying-boat services the famous Sikorsky China clippers; come fly with the pioneering aviators that established the airways of today.