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Irish History Compressed
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,990. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
A short illustrated history of Ireland from the Celts to the Economic Crash, with additional timeline and biographies of key figures in Irish history.
Tatreez & Tea: Embroidery and Storytelling in the Palestinian Diaspora
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,040. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
In "Tatreez & Tea: Embroidery and Storytelling in the Palestinian Diaspora", Wafa Ghnaim brings traditional Palestinian embroidery to life by revealing the profound depths of meaning, inspiration and stories encapsulated in each motif.
Survivor's Game
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,390. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
David Karmi is a survivor of Auschwitz, Dachau, and the Warsaw Ghetto. He enured forced marches, starvation, and even persecution after the Allies freed him from the camps. This is a story of strength, courage, some luck - and an amazing man, told in his own words. It is the biography of a survivor.
【修复版】希伯来主义与清教共和主义
Series: 刘仲敬讲座集, Book 20140718. Price: $2.80 USD. Words: 590. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: March 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
邀请方:天津师范大学西方政治思想研讨会 时间:2014年07月18日 整理:kokoni 校对:三马兄 / xqmxqm 封面制作:冬川豆 约两万八千字
Wernher von Braun: His Life and Work from German Missiles to the Saturn V Moon Rocket - An Expansive Compilation of Authoritative NASA History Documents and Selections
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 197,650. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » History » Military
With extensive and informative excerpts gathered from over three dozen NASA history and reference publications, this unique compilation provides unprecedented insight into the life and work of Dr. Wernher von Braun on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of his birth in 1912.
American Warfighter: Brotherhood, Survival, and Uncommon Valor in Iraq, 2003-2011
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,200. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
American Warfighter is about what went right in the Iraq War: The untold acts of valor by some of America's most highly decorated combat veterans, the brotherhood they shared, and the fighting spirit that kept them alive through the war. Gripping and intimate, American Warfighter is guaranteed to take readers on an unforgettable journey.
Tarihimiz ve Biz
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,380. Language: Turkish. Published: April 6, 2011 by Timas Yayin Grubu. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Prof. Dr. İlber Ortaylı derin vukufiyeti ve benzersiz üslubuyla bizi tarihimizle tanıştırıyor, yüzleştiriyor. Osmanlı’nın klasik dönemini, XVIII ve XIX. asırlardaki toplumsal ve siyasî panoramayı, bugünkü Avrupa’yı var eden koşulları, Türk, Rus ve Japon modernleşme yolculuklarını, kısacası dünya medeniyetinin kökenlerini gözler önüne seriyor.
Jocko Willink and Leif Babin's Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This summary of Jocko Willink and Leif Babin's Extreme Ownership details the attitudes and principles Navy SEAL teams develop to achieve their extreme combat mission goals, and how they can be applied to any organization or team.
The Falklands War: From Defeat to Victory
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,830. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2018 by Prominent Books, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » War
The tales of war are best told by those who have fought in the battles, endured the elements, suffered through pain, and nurtured camaraderie with their brothers in peril. THE FALKLANDS WAR: From Defeat to Victory is an amazing story told by one of the Royal Marines who was there. See things at ground zero from under the helmet of John Alden as he describes this historic event.
Los Alamos: Beginning of an Era, 1943-1945, Military and Scientific Realities, Designing the Bomb, Trinity, Trial Run, Fission Bombs, H-bomb, Thermonuclear Program History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,870. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This is the story of one of the greatest scientific achievements of all time. It is the story of the founding of the Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory and its successful secret mission to create the first atomic bomb, the weapon that ended World War II. This compilation also includes the extensive comments of Hans Bethe.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Stages to Saturn - A Technological History of the Apollo/Saturn Launch Vehicles (NASA SP-4206) - Official Saturn V Development History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 180,730. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » History » American
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is a classic study of the development of the Saturn launch vehicle that took Americans to the Moon in the 1960s. Stages to Saturn is one of the finest official histories ever produced. It is essential reading for anyone seeking to understand the development of space flight in America.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) Leading Marines - Marine Corps Warfighting Publication (MCWP) 6-11
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,700. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series of U.S. military manuals, this U.S. Marine Corps manual describes a leadership philosophy that reflects our traditional strengths as an institution and attempts to define the very ethos of being a Marine.
USMC F-4 Phantom II Squadron History Series, No. 01, VMFA-314 “Black Knights,” 1962 – 1982
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,600. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This work covers the history of Marine Fighter/Attack Squadron 314, VMFA-314, while equipped with the F-4B model of the F-4 Phantom II between the years 1962 and 1982. Marines who served with the “Black Knights” share their experiences of what life was like with VMFA-314 during the F-4 Phantom II era.
2018 Venezuela: A Revolution on Standby - Socialist Leadership of Hugo Chavez and Nicolas Maduro Resulting in Hyperinflation, Food and Energy Crises, Violent Protests, Corruption, and Purges
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 42,290. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Blessed with rich agricultural terrain, Venezuela currently retains the largest proven reserves of petroleum in the world. Surprisingly, though, the nation presently suffers from severe food and energy crises. These crises have resulted in violent protests demanding President Nicolas Maduro's ouster.
Genealogy: Tools, Tricks and Tips for Putting Together Your Family Tree
Price: $29.99 USD. Words: 34,550. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2019 by Candco. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » History » Family history
The author has traced thousands of his direct ancestors, all the way into the middle ages, and arguably right back into antiquity. Using methods and tools described in this book you can do the same. The instructions are step-by-step, with tips on what to look for and how to progress rapidly. Your kin are waiting to be discovered and this book will help you find them.
诸夏十大罪人(上)
Series: 刘仲敬讲座集, Book 20181201. Price: $4.10 USD. Words: 230. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: March 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
组织者:诸夏网 . 时间:2018年09月~11月 . 整理者:三马兄 . 封面制作:冬川豆 . 约四万一千字.
Homo Deus: Una Breve Historia Del Mañana - Resumen Del Libro De Yuval Noah Harari
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: Spanish. Published: January 12, 2018 by Sapiens Editorial. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
Homo – Deus: Una breve historia del mañana, es descripta, como portadora de una tecnología que cambia, se potencia y multiplica de manera exponencial y continua, así como el flujo y contenidos de la información de la que se dispone y que modifican de la misma manera y al mismo ritmo el enlace que se da entre los seres humanos a nivel relacional, entre ellas y con el resto del mundo.
Holocaust Forgotten - Five Million Non-Jewish Victims
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,980. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
Eleven million people were killed in the Holocaust. Almost six million of these were Jewish - Hitler's most recognized victims. But, five million were not Jewish. Who were these other victims? The author, a Jewish convert of Polish Catholic descent, whose uncle was murdered by Nazi soldiers, discovered that there are many non-Jewish survivors eager to share their stories.
Hitler's Forgotten Secret Weapon
Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 22,800. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
The last great untold story of World War II, the career of Hitler’s “Super Fighter” intended to destroy the RAF in the Battle of Britain and why it never succeeded. The super-secret Heinkel He113 fighter was designed to be a high-speed, high-altitude fighter that could outperform, outgun and outfight any other aircraft in the world when it entered service with the Luftwaffe in 1940.
陈医师访谈刘仲敬1~5
Series: 陈医师访谈刘仲敬1~30. 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。