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Entangled in Yugoslavia - an Outsider's Memoir by Stephanie Allen-Early
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 by T.M. Sparks
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
Vatansız Irk by Seyfullah Aydın
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 Dawn of the Airplane by peter dancey
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 by peter dancey
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.
The History of Lufthansa post-WW II by peter dancey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Categories: 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
The Sacred History of Being by Thomas Yaeger
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 113,510. Language: British English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Did the ancient Greeks invent philosophy, and the concept of Being? That has been the conventional wisdom for many years. In fact philosophy is very old, and its presence can be traced in other cultures in the Ancient Near East, at least as far back as the middle of the 2nd Millennium B.C.E. Thomas Yaeger explores the ancient cultural significance and context of philosophy before the Greeks.
A Look at Ancient Egypt by J.D. Rockefeller
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
In this guide, we will try to give you a peep into the many myths of ancient Egypt. We will talk about the Gods and Goddesses. We will take a look at the lives of some of the pharaohs and queens of ancient Egypt. Of course, we will take a look at some of the most popular myths as well. So, let’s go back in history and into the world of ancient Egypt.
World Cultures: Analyzing Pre-Industrial Societies In Africa, Asia, Europe, And the Americas by James Shea
You set the price! Words: 64,730. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
"World Cultures" is an examination of pre-industrial human societies across the world. Designed to give readers a broad catalogue of social behavior, "World Cultures" covers: - Social norms and values - Authority and government - Gender and sexuality - Knowledge and technology - Fashion and art - Religion and spirituality
Ancient Origins: The Secret, Hidden Origins of Western Symbols, Myths & Legends and Customs & Traditions. by Robert Dehoy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,530. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
The longevity of cultural artefacts is simply remarkable. There is literally nothing new under the Sun. Ancient Origins has been written for those inquisitive beings who wonder if there is a hidden side to the origin of our western cultural artefacts. It is unique in that it traces particular artefacts to their origin. It is this holistic view which appears to be missing from historical literature
German Border Guard Aviation by peter dancey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Categories: 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 by peter dancey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Categories: 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
АСГАРД - ГОРОД БОГОВ by ExTerra Publishing
Price: Free! Words: 77,230. Language: Russian. Published: October 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
ЗОЛОТАЯ РОЩА Это случилось задолго до того, как мне посчастливилось открыть Асгард - золотой город с чертогами и дворцами, в которых когда-то жили боги сканди¬навских мифов.
Humanism: The Untold Tale by Chirag Patel & Rishabh Prasad
Series: The Eightfold Path. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,820. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2015 by Danny H Jorgensen. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Humanism, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Humanism has a history and tradition as long and complex as any major religion, and older than most religions. It has traced a conceptual path around Eurasia, holding onto remnants of each place. Secular humanism has hidden much of this history from us. This book aims to redress the balance by exploring Humanism's path from China, through India, the Middle East, northern Africa and finally Europe.
Looking at Some of the Most Popular Figures and Events in Greek Mythology by J.D. Rockefeller
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
In this book, we will be discussing some of the most popular figures and events of Greek mythology and we hope you enjoy reading about them as much as everyone who has known these stories for ages.
The Geto-Dacians Metallurgy by Savu Ioan-Constantin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
"The Geto-Dacian Metallurgy" is an eBook with text and pictures. The Geto-Dacians had solid knowledge in different fields of activity. They made the things they needed. They were familiar with the techniques of working gold, silver, bronze, iron and metal combinations. In this work you can see wonderful iron things used in metallurgy and other wonderful things.
The Beautiful Treasures of the Geto-Dacians by Savu Ioan-Constantin
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
This is a wonderful work about the Geto-Dacians, which were very important tribes of the Northern Thracians. Before and during the ancient history in Europe there existed three great civilizations: the Thracians, the Greeks and the Romans. This eBook has many pictures with beautiful things like pendants, clips, bracelets, things made from gold, silver and metal combination.
Двенадцатая планета. Когда боги бежали с земли by ExTerra Publishing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,820. Language: Russian. Published: October 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Древние шумерские, аккадские, хеттские, вавилонские тексты скрывают в себе поразительные знания, которые вполне могут быть расшифрованы сегодня.