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Revisiting Armageddon “Asteroids in the Gulf of Mexico”
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,790. Language: American English. Published: June 1, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
7,500 years ago a huge asteroid struck the Gulf of Mexico causing major changes in the Gulf area, Florida, Bahamas, and the Central America countries from Panama to Mexico. The asteroid sent a slice of the North Atlantic charging toward Morocco. As it mushroomed out, it affected areas as far north as England and ground out the Mediterranean area which became a sea.
Forgotten Power: Byzantium, Bulwark of Christianity
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,350. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
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.
The Triptych Papers: Lectures in Post-Colonialism, Creolisation and the Epistemologies of Displacement
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,170. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Post-Colonialism is revealed as "backward looking"; as tending to read its anthropology against the sociology, economics and history of which it escaped in Colonialism. In the Triptych Papers, Morris explores the problem of post-colonialism and argues that there is a value in the situation or anthropology - which is to say the life-world - of the post-colonial which he or she is apt to overlook.
Akhenaton et la Psychanalyse Française
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 28,730. Language: French. Published: February 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Deux articles identifiant en 1990 la mémoire d’Akhenaton dans l’histoire occidentale selon Dr William Theaux. Le premier expose comment au 20em siècle l’égyptologie et la psychanalyse le reconnaissent sous les noms de Moïse et d’Oedipe. Le second ajoute comment y contribue la tradition hermétique. L’ensemble est dû à une organisation de culture française.
God Did Not Create Human Beings To Die... But To Live On... Eternally!
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Series: The Truth Seeker's Library, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,800. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Evangelism
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!
The Dawn of the Airplane
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,270. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Category: 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 Gospels' Veiled Agenda- Revolution, Priesthood & The Holy Grail
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,420. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
The legend of the Holy Grail has captured the imagination of millions of people for hundreds of years. It has been sought in the most unlikely places. But like all good mysteries, we only solve it when we look in the most obvious hiding place. The only thing we know for sure is that the grail is connected to Jesus. So why not look for it it the books that tell us about Jesus- in the Gospels?
Horse Crucified and Risen
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 91,970. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
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!
Little "White" Lies
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Poetic Prose a criticism of lies we are told as children the lens is feminine or woman's or feminist perspective. A reflection on various topics concerning women: leadership, war, polygamy, race relations, the Bible, Women in the Bible new perspective.
The Origins of Commercial Flying
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Category: 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.
Entangled in Yugoslavia - an Outsider's Memoir
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Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 58,640. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
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.
The Goddess of the Grove
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: British English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
The Ancient history of the Goddess and the Well in Buxton, Derbyshire.
The History of Lufthansa post-WW II
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
From the end of WW I Lufthansa was without doubt the premier airline in Europe with its very successful Junkers J-13 transport. Whilst the airline did continue to fly throughout WW II the last flights made in early 1945 post-war with the Allies ban on all German aviation activities it was not until 1956 that regular Lufthansa services took to the air for it to become one of the world leaders again
رازگان
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 22,510. Language: Persian. Published: May 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
.مقالات این کتاب نخستین بار در هفته نامه «فوق العاده» در سال ۶۸ – ۱۳۶۷ منتشر شدند .این سلسله مقالات که با عنوان «رازگان» هر هفته در مجله فوق العاده بیرون می آمد گفتمانهای گوناگونی درباره فرهنگ ایران را دربرمیگرفت و اکنون پس از ۲۵ سال در قالب کتابی تجدید چاپ می شود
The Ancient West
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,390. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
A short history of ancient Greece and Rome is the first of a five history of the West for the general reader.
Cultura y Mitología Griega
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: Spanish. Published: May 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Este es un libro sobre la cultura y mitología griega que tiene como misión adentrar al lector en un tema para que adquiera un conocimiento general en menos de 14,000 palabras.
Who Were The First Americans?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Who were the first Americans? You are about to discover how the first Americans come, live and survive in America during the Ice age.
German Border Guard Aviation
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
the German Federal Border Police BGS comprises a uniformed police force reporting to the Ministry of the Interior.The BGS monitors Germany's borders with non-European countries and German coastal waters. Its officers and helicopter patrol airports, railway lines and ports of entry and exit and aupport other German police agencies when necessary. It is an all rotary-winged force.
Dan Air HS 748 UK Oil Industry Shuttle
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Dan Air evolved as a low-cost charter airline operating out of Hurn Airport near Bournemouth in the South of England and was doing very nicely moving hundreds of passengers. Then in October 1974 Conoco Oil contacted them to ask if they would be interested in working with them in Scotland at Sumburgh and Aberdeen using their HS 748 to fly rig workers to the Wessex helicopter pick-up and set-downs
Putting Away Childish Things: A New Synthesis
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,220. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
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.