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Auschwitz Escape - The Klara Wizel Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,950. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
At the tender age of 16, Klara Wizel had a picturesque life with a loving and supportive family. There was no way to know that the Holocaust was creeping toward her and that soon this young Hungarian Jew would be fighting for her life due to the most notorious doctor of the 20th century, Dr. Josef Mengele. Hers is the only story on record of having been selected for death then escaping.
My Brother's Voice: How a Young Hungarian Boy Survived the Holocaust: A True Story
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,770. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Stephen Nasser somehow dug deep within his soul to survive the brutal and inhumane treatment his captors inflicted on the Jews. He was the only one of his family to survive--but the memory of his brother's dying words compelled him to live. Stephen's account of the Holocaust is told in the refreshingly direct and optimistic language of a young boy.
Auschwitz #34207 - The Joe Rubinstein Story
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 79,520. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
Seventy years ago Joe Rubinstein walked out of a Nazi concentration camp. Until now, his story has been hidden from the world. Shortly before dawn on a frigid morning in Radom, Poland, German soldiers forced twenty-one year-old Icek “Joe” Rubinsztejn onto a crowded, open-air truck. The next day, several around him were dead. From there, things got worse for young Joe—much worse.
Afghan Heat: SAS Operations in Afghanistan
Series: War in Afghanistan, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,230. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013 by Digital Dreams Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
Afghan Heat is a fast paced story of an SAS operative on operations in Afghanistan, from SAS selection through to a tour on the battlefields of Afghanistan. The book follows individual operations where special forces, aircraft, and the latest surveillance technology are fused together - in order to capture key figures or simply take out an enemy stronghold.
Jihadist Psychopath: How He Is Charming, Seducing, and Devouring Us
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,640. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Psychology » General
There is a war being waged on America and the West. The aggressors? Islamic Supremacists. Their method? Duplicating the sinister methodology of psychopaths who routinely charm, seduce, capture, and devour their prey.
刘仲敬问答期刊(2018年第28期)(完结)
Series: 刘仲敬问答期刊. Price: $5.80 USD. Words: 630. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: March 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
本期刊收录刘仲敬先生在冬川豆平台的问答。第28期收录2018年07月24日~2018年12月31日的问答,共194问。约五万八千字。
Princess, More Tears to Cry
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 106,850. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
PRINCESS, MORE TEARS TO CRY reveals the intimate struggles of Saudi women inside one of the richest, most conservative kingdoms in the world. These are stories of triumph and heartbreak amongst the highest- and lowest-born. Princess Sultana speaks frankly about her strong-willed daughters, her beloved husband and the contentious Al-Saud family whose daily battles about what it means to be a woman.
21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act: Helping Canadians Make Reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples a Reality
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 41,320. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies
The essential guide to understanding the Indian Act and its repercussion on generations of Indigenous peoples, written by a leading cultural sensitivity trainer. Bob Joseph dissects the complex issues and clearly demonstrates why learning about the Indian Act’s cruel, enduring legacy is essential for moving toward true reconciliation.
Why I Stand: From Freedom to the Killing Fields of Socialism
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 106,150. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights
Why I Stand highlights the threat of Marxist Socialism to our American culture. The victor will determine the heart, soul, and freedom of our nation for future generations.
Shot Down
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 84,930. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Winner of 25 national book awards, SHOT DOWN is set within the framework of World War II and recounts the dramatic experiences of each member of a ten man B-17 bomber crew after their plane, piloted by the author's father, was knocked out of the sky by German fighters over Belgium in 1944 and about the courageous Belgian people who risked their lives to help them.
El Joven Hitler 4 (Hitler y el nacimiento del partido nazi)
Series: HITLER SERIES, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,950. Language: Spanish. Published: April 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Llega el final de una saga que se acerca ya a los 80 mil lectores Conocerás cómo nació el partido nazi y de qué forma Hitler tomó el control del mismo. Conocerás sus planes para conquistar Latinoamérica comenzando por México. Conocerás en qué forma ascendió al poder y cómo hizo frente a sus demonios. Serás testigo del final de esa historia, la de los demonios de la mente.
陈医师访谈刘仲敬1~5
Series: 陈医师访谈刘仲敬. You set the price! Words: 360. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: January 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
本系列收录台湾陈易宏医师对刘仲敬先生的访谈。本册收录第1~5期。 整理者:三马兄。 封面制作:冬川豆。 约九万字。
The History of Jihad: From Muhammad to ISIS
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 142,960. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Islam / History, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
The comprehensive history of the role of war and terror in the spread of Islam.
Varangian
Series: Aelfraed, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,050. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The story of the last two Housecarls from Harold Godwinson’s army who, forced from England by the Normans, journey down the Russian rivers to join the Varangian Guard where they fight, once more the Normans from Italy. The two men have to fight not only barbarians and the Empire’s enemies but treachery from within the complex world of Byzantine politics.
Outlaw
Series: Aelfraed, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,180. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Medieval, Nonfiction » History » War
It is 1066 and the Saxon leadership lie dead at Senlac Hill. Only Aelfraed and his northern rebels hold out against the Norman war machine. Fighting treachery as well as Normans Aelfraed and his warriors bravely take the fight to the Normans. Forced to become outlaws they fight a rearguard action from the northern forests until William relentlessly hunts them down.
Amidst the Shadows of Trees: A Holocaust Child’s Survival in the Partisans
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,750. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013 by Gihon River Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Miriam M. Brysk’s memory is remarkably sharp, distinguishing this memoir from many others. At 7, she and her parents escaped the Lida ghetto to join Jewish partisans in the Lipiczany Forest. Hunted by German soldiers, she experienced childhood terror that lingers with her. Her father, a surgeon, saved hundreds of lives and helped build and supervise a partisan hospital in the swamps of the forest.
Sierra Hotel: Flying Air Force Fighters in the Decade after Vietnam - Fascinating Inside Stories of Fighter Plane Pilots, Missions, Training, A-10, F-4, F-5, F-15, A-7, F-15, F-16, Smell of Kerosene
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 192,510. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication tells the exciting stories of fighter pilots and their missions and weapons in the decade after the Vietnam War.
The Smell of Kerosene: A Test Pilot's Odyssey - NASA Research Pilot Stories, XB-70 Tragic Collision, M2-F1 Lifting Body, YF-12 Blackbird, Apollo LLRV Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (NASA SP-4108)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,290. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » History » Military
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is the fascinating account of the life of Donald Mallick, a NASA research test pilot. This book puts the reader in the pilot's seat for a "day at the office" unlike any other.
Lifeboat No. 8: An Untold Tale of Love, Loss, and Surviving the Titanic
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,610. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
When the Titanic started sinking, who would make it off alive? More than one hundred years after that disastrous and emblematic voyage, Elizabeth Kaye reveals the extraordinary, little-known story behind one of the first lifeboats to leave the doomed ship. A Second Edition of the This New York Times and Kindle best seller, it has been freshly edited and expanded by the author with new material.
Sapiens: De Animales a Dioses - Resumen del libro de Yuval Noah Harari
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: Spanish. Published: April 11, 2017 by Sapiens Editorial. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Sapiens (2015) traza la evolución de nuestra especie - desde el surgimiento de nuestros antepasados más antiguos hasta nuestro lugar actual en la era moderna y tecnológica. ¿Cómo hemos conseguido dominar completamente el planeta entero, una especie de mono sin pelo y sin cola? Estos destellos muestran los desarrollos y tendencias que han permitido que el Homo sapiens suba a la cima.