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History of Zen from A to Z - Including the Meaning of Life, Creation of Heaven, Hell, Humans and Earth...
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,890. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Co-written by Satan? Richard says he'll be glad to take full credit. Either way, it is a new view of human history and the history of our entire universe. This unusual version of history starts with God alone, and ends with the creation of Zen Buddhism by Bodhidharma, with Satan alongside. The Garden of Eden, creation of Heaven, and the Tower of Babel are included in Satan's stories.
Tales of Old Baldoyle
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,150. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
This book is a series of anecdotal tales from a rural village now absorbed into the greater Dublin area in Ireland. The village was changed for ever by the large scale housing development which too place from the mid sixties onward.
Monsters In The Bible
Series: Monsters in The Bible Series, Books 1, 2 & 3 Complete Series. Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 68,710. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / History
Herein are three books compiled together as a trilogy series. First is the "Son of Perdition - End of This Age", second is "The Harlot", and third "Giants - The Amazing Truth". The Monsters are within these three books. Buying this compilation will not only gain you the complete collection, but will save you money as well. This is a complete compilation of the “Monsters in The Bible Series".
Horse Crucified and Risen
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 91,970. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
This book became a best-seller in Russia, was reprinted several times and changed the worldview of many people. This is the first book in the history of mankind revealing the whole truth about horse and man relationships. Love for horse and equine sports have nothing in common!
The Christian Discovery of Tibet
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 233,380. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Over the centuries Christian missionaries made their way east from Jerusalem through China. This reached a high point with the Portuguese in the 15th century. Jesuit missionaries accompanied the explorers as far as Japan and founded over 800 missions. This book ends with the astounding story of Padre António de Andrade who went over the Himalayas to Tibet where he founded a mission in 1625.
The Ancient Maya
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,340. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » Reference
“The Ancient Maya” creates a portrait of life in the ancient Mayan civilization. Describes the history, language, social classes, customs, culture, religion, and warfare of the ancient civilization of the Mayas.
The Macahuitl and the Sword
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,670. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
This historical novel intertwines the conquest of Guatemala with the romance that blossomed between the princess Tecuelhuatzín and Pedro de Alvarado. In the midst of the bloody battles between K'iches and Spaniards, emerge the real heroes.
The Story of Stapolin
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 13,030. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Stapolin is the name of a townland close to the village of Baldoyle in ther Barony of Coolock in County Dublin Ireland. It is one of the longest inhabited locations in the area and was probably the site of early Viking settlement. The townland was home to the famous Baldoyle Racecourse which closed down in 1972. This book tells of the occupancy of Stapolin from earliest known records.
Putting Away Childish Things: A New Synthesis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,220. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
We compare the intellectual growth of mankind to the maturation of an individual and suggest that mankind is nearing the end of its adolescence. Without a paradigm shift mankind like an unsophisticated child is doomed to continue repeating fatal errors. Religion and science are part of our intellectual growth one being the original thesis, the other the antithesis. Synthesis requires a sorting.
Dornier's Do X 'Giant' flying-boat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
The Dornier Do X 'Giant' skimmed along the surface of Lake Constance during its first take-off this historical event occurred at 9.38 am on 12 July 1929. Now all twelve Bristol Jupiter engines were running as the 'boat crossed the lake and after only a 500m take-off run it was 5m above the water Not all subsequent flights were as successful and on one occasion the 'Giant' failed to take-off!?
Magic, Religion & Cannabis
Series: Opinions and essays. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,860. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Leela is the ancient spirit running through all things that birthed the universe according to Krishna. The word translates as "play, without profit or motive other than fun," and it's this vibration that all sacred clowns in history devoutly follow.
The Tower of Babel - Legend or History?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Bibles
The Tower of Babel - Legend or History? reveals our shared ancestry as never before! Have you ever wondered if the Tower of Babel Story was about a real thing? Certainly, many scientists and historians try not to confirmed its existence but according to many, people were simply too dumb to have created such a thing 6 or 7 thousand years ago.
The Goddess of the Grove
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: British English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
The Ancient history of the Goddess and the Well in Buxton, Derbyshire.
Entangled in Yugoslavia - an Outsider's Memoir
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 58,640. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Entangled in Yugoslavia - an Outsider's Memoir is a portrait of a country that no longer exists, addressing the generations who have no idea about what Yugoslavia was like. The author travelled extensively in the former republics: both as a foreign service wife in the socialist period, and an international relief worker during the subsequent collapse of the society leading to all out civil war.
Giants - The Amazing Truth
Series: Monsters in The Bible Series, Book 3. Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 29,880. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
"The eyes of that species of extinct giants, whose bones fill the mounds of America, have gazed on Niagara, as ours do now". Abraham Lincoln 1848 Niagara Falls
La Historia de la Humanidad- Cronologia
Price: Free! Words: 17,640. Language: Spanish. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » World
La más completa cronologia existente sobre la Historia de la Humanidad.
Vatansız Irk
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,120. Language: Turkish. Published: February 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Turkey & Ottoman Empire, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Andolsun zamana ki, insan gerçekten ziyan içindedir. Ancak, iman edip de Salih ameller işleyenler, birbirlerine hakkı tavsiye edenler başka(onlar ziyanda değillerdir). Asr; 1.2.3. ayet Sunuş Vatansız ulus, ulussuz vatan olur mu? Tarihte bir ulus var ki; vatanı var, kendisi yok; yaşadıkları coğrafyalar ise vatanları değil.
The Historical and the Folklorist Perspectives of the Literary Vampires Emerging
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Trivia, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Are vampire characters portrayed in literary works only products or pigments of imagination generated in the minds of authors and writers of such works? Or, in the alternative, have they been inspired and influenced by the folklore prevalent in various countries regarding the vampire motif? Authenticated historical facts substantiate that some of the more popular vampire protagonists depicted...
The Dawn of the Airplane
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,270. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Continuing the story of the Origins of flying and the airplane this book carries on to look at the early pioneers of the heavier-than-air machine in America and Europe initially most of the pioneering flying centred at Paris. Eventually Britain got interested and in the short period from 1903 to 1911 their were literally thousand of intrepid aviators and in 1911/12 the military were interested.
The Origins of Commercial Flying
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
In contrast to previous aviationfactfile Smashwords Editions that deal mainly with historical events associated with military aviation and airplanes this is the first in a series examining the evolution of civil aviation and commercial flying early civil passenger transports including the flying-boats and float-planes in particular Imperial Airways and its services, selection and staff training.