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Tales from Annapolis
By Richard Zino
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Collection of 91 stories from 61 graduates of US Naval Academy from 1931 through 1994 relating personal experiences from their Midshipman days.
A Legacy of Cultured Pearls: The Timeless Service of Zeta Nu Omega Chapter, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, 1955-2013
By Lois C. Olden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,140. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Zeta Nu Omega is the first graduate chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha chartered in Westchester County, New York. This book is a tribute to all the members, past and present, for their dedication and allegiance to this great sisterhood for more than 58 years, and to preserve the storied history of the Chapter.
"Yes! The American Dream is Alive and Well"
By Walt Cameron
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 66,070. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Walt Cameron’s latest book connects readers with the legacy of the American Dream. They will read 237 years of amazing stories from the Founding Fathers who risked everything for liberty to present day examples of those who are still achieving their own dream. Be inspired by these examples of sacrifice, hard work, ability, and a single minded purpose of never giving up until the goal is achieved!
A Country without Memory
By John Lesage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,090. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This work interweaves historical essays into a personal narrative of the American road. The author drove from Seattle to the East Coast, seeking out places related to the history of racial relations. In the spirit of Howard Zinn, this work will satisfy those exasperated with common portrayals of history.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: History of the Development Program of the Saturn Rocket and the Saturn V from 1957 to 1968 by the Marshall Space Flight Center
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,930. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - is a comprehensive chronology of development milestones in the Saturn rocket programs for the Saturn 1, Saturn 1B, and Saturn V rockets, covering Saturn's first eleven years from April 1957 through April 1968.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Remembering The Giants - Apollo Rocket Propulsion Development (NASA SP-2009-4545) - Saturn V, CSM, and Lunar Module Engines Including F-1, J-2, and SPS
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,260. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA document - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - provides a historical compendium of what will likely be remembered as one of the most remarkable achievements in the evolution of rocket propulsion for the Apollo lunar landing program.
Illustrated What Is an Establishment of Religion?
By Mary C. Findley
Series: Illustrated Serial Antidisestablishmentarianism, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 95,090. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Illustrated Serial Antidisestablishmentarianism 1 Why did the colonists go to the American wilderness? Why did most colonies have an established religion? Where did the phrase "wall of separation" really come from? What did the founders believe about religion in general and Christianity in particular? Was Thomas Pain the founder of American Secular Humanism?
Ghostly Tales from South Carolina
By Kendell Chad Watts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,360. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
A collection of Ghost stories and folktales from coastal South Carolina. Many are passed down through the generations dating back to the Revolutionary War. Included are the author's personal experiences on his visits to the haunted locations.
The Evolution and Destruction of the Original Electoral College - New Edition
By Gary and Carolyn Alder
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 31,050. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Why an Electoral College? The Framers created an ingenious non-partisan process to identify the best possible presidential candidates—the original Electoral College system. This book is an in-depth analysis of the purposes and benefits. The original system is then contrasted with today's party controlled system. Discover essential principles required to restore American Constitutional Federalism.
U.S. Human Spaceflight: A Record of Achievement, 1961-2006 - Mercury, Gemini, Apollo, Skylab, ASTP, Space Shuttle - Monographs in Aerospace History 41 (NASA SP-2007-4541)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,570. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - provides a detailed record of American manned space flights from the inception of Mercury in 1961.
ALL I CAN GIVE YOU IS FREEDOM (SLAVERY...
By Read To Dream
Price: $15.50 USD. Words: 22,920. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / General
 TITLE; Part 1: All I Can Give You Is Freedom.  Freedom; Series Introduction;  Tateland Present Its Self;  THE TATE'S SETTLED ON THEIR LAND IN THE EARLY 1700'S.  THE SECOND GENERATION OF TATE’S HAS PROVEN TO BE   ONE   OF  THE RICHES; Families TO OVERCOME POVERTY. Slavery had not been abolish yet, but this unusual   group of   Tate’s had proven slavery to be against   the laws and nature.
Remembering the Space Age: Proceedings of the 50th Anniversary Conference - Germans and Nazis, Mythmaking in Russia, American Culture and Music, Heinlein Influence, Apollo, Chinese Program
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 170,430. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - contains twenty-one essays by noted experts on the history of the space age, with an eclectic selection of fascinating topics ranging from the effect of spaceflight on American music and culture to the role of Nazi Germans in the early days of the program.
The Report of the Presidential Commission on the Space Shuttle Challenger Accident - The Tragedy of Mission 51-L in 1986 - Volume Three, Appendix N, Photo and TV Support Team Report
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,940. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This is the first part of the large Volume Three of the report issued by the Presidential Commission on the Space Shuttle Challenger Accident (also known as the Rogers Commission after its chairman, William Rogers). This section includes Appendix N, the NASA Photo and TV Support Team Report.
Greenwich Board of Ethics: Official Reports 1965 - 2012
By Paul deBary
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,500. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Brief history of the Board of Ethics of the Town of Greenwich, Connecticut and reports of the Board's principal opinions, decisions and other official statements from the inception of the Board in 1965 until June of 2012. These reports cover a broad range of ethical issues facing government officials and employees, volunteers and non-profit agencies, as well as service providers and contractors.
Chicano Manifesto
By Armando Rendon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,590. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Historical and personal account of how, where and why the Chicano Movement began in the 1960s in the USA. Traces the beginnings of social justice actions by activists in various regions. Identifies and explains the key social and political concepts which drove the Movement such as Aztlan, la raza unida, land rights and Brown Power, as well as introduces its major leaders.
Civil War Battlefields You Can Visit
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,190. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Although the exact number will never be known, it is estimated that there were over 10,000 military engagements during the Civil War. Here are 106 Civil War battle sites that can be visited. Arranged by state, this reference work provides historical background and visiting information, including descriptions of what you will see and re-enactment dates.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo 8 Technical Crew Debriefing with Unique Observations about the First Mission to the Moon - Astronauts Borman, Lovell, and Anders
By Progressive Management
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,820. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA document - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - provides the complete transcription of the historic Apollo 8 post-flight debriefing given by astronauts Frank Borman (Commander), William A. Anders (Lunar Module Pilot), and James A. Lovell Jr. (Command Module Pilot).
The Diary of a Southern Lady: Georgina B. Devlin
By Katharine Jones
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,020. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Georgina B. Devlin was an immigrant from England to Mississippi. In 1852 she began keeping her diary of her life, primarily in Yazoo City and for a few years in Winona. From then until 1912 she recorded events at home and in the world around her. Edited to include introductory materials and well footnoted.
The Ancient American Conspiracy
By J.D. Gray
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,570. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
proof that the following civilizations reached America long before Christopher Columbus: Sumerians, Phoenicians, Greeks, Romans, Vikings, Jewish, just to name a few. There have been many relics discovered with Phoenician writings, Viking inscriptions, and a stone with the 10 commandments engraved on it, all discovered in the Americas.There have also been many underground civilizations discovered.
Beyond the Battlefield: Stories from Gettysburg's Rich History
By James Rada, Jr
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 53,140. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Beyond the Battlefield is a collection of 47 true stories and 56 photos that tell the history of Gettysburg and vicinity beyond the famous Civil War battle.