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Allendale on the Savannah - Revisited
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 135,290. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Allendale on the Savannah - Revisited is based on an earlier work and is a historical account of the settlement and development of Allendale County, SC from the days of early Spanish explorers through 1970.
Complete Guide to the Buffalo Soldiers: History of Black Regiments After the Civil War, Western Cavalry and Indian Wars, Spanish-American War, African-American Troops Patrolling National Parks
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,170. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This is a unique compendium of ten authoritative documents detailing the history of the Buffalo Soldiers. In 1866, Congress established six all-Black regiments, each of about 1000 soldiers, to help rebuild the country after the Civil War and to patrol the remote western frontier. These regiments were the 9th and 10th Cavalry and the 38th, 39th, 40th, and 41st Infantry.
Researching of Vietnam Prehistory
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,890. Language: Vietnamese. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
This book affirms that Nan Jiao 南交 , Jiao Zhi 交阯 , Xiang Jun 象郡 , Jiu Zhen 九真, and Ri Nan 日南 are united concepts related to Chinese Classical Astronomy. Việt 越 and Âu 歐 are homophones, mean water or water area, and their derivative sense is Country. Lạc 駱 is equivalent and has a birth process similar to that of Việt and Âu. Hung King 雄王 is a word created at a much later time than Lac King 駱王.
Chicano Manifesto
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,590. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: 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.
Doctors, Disease, and Dying in the Pikes Peak Region
Series: Regional History Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,860. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012 by Pikes Peak Library District. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Readers will learn about some of the formidable health challenges of our region, challenges often overcome by advancements in medical science; about the early development of health care as a thriving industry; and about the scientists, doctors, nurses, and other concerned professionals who have led the cause for a better quality of life in the Pikes Peak area.
Eleanor - a requiem
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 137,060. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Nonfiction » History » Medieval
(5.00 from 1 review)
Beverley, England: 1342. Fourteen years after her death, Lady Eleanor’s spirit still haunts a former Templar knight. Before the day is out, Geoffrey Jolif must lay that ghost to rest, or die in the process.
Crown of Stars
Price: $4.35 USD. Words: 124,100. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion
The mysterious book, known as the High History of the Holy Grail (Perlesvaux) first appeared in the12th century at Glastonbury Abbey. Crown of Stars reveals the books secrets and the identity of its author in vivid detail. A beacon for Dan Brown fans who want to go further than fiction. Frances Yates and John Michelle scholars will love it.
Battles of Ancient Gods
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,840. Language: Russian. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
66 million years from the heyday to the decline of mankind. Millions of years ago, when continents and oceans were located in a different way, there were long periods of peaceful and carefree life of "gods" and "demons" on Earth and destructive wars for domination over the world
Earth before the Flood - the World of Magic and Werewolves
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,410. Language: Russian. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
Who Inhabited Different Continents 20 Million Years Ago? Millions of years ago, as now, there were powerful states on Earth, in which snakes-men, people-amphibians, insects-people, black and white-skinned "gods" and "demons" close to us in appearance, lived. All of them were great magicians and werewolves
The Scimitar and the Veil: Extraordinary Women of Islam
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 141,210. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History
The first popular history and overview of Muslim women and their great accomplishments. It portrays over 50 extraordinary Muslim women from the birth of Islam in the 7th century CE through the 19th century who have played crucial roles in shaping the religion and in scholarship, the arts and much more.
The Covenant - On the Origin of the Abrahamic Faith, by Means of Deification
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,260. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
This historical essay takes readers back to the Bronze Age, some 3,500 years ago, at a time when men of power were viewed as living gods. Using sociology, anthropology and etymology, it asks pertinent questions and dissects the biblical Covenant to explore an innovative and thought provoking interpretation that exposes this story like never before.
A Luminous Future
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,640. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 20 reviews)
The Second World War is over but the lives of the inhabitants of Lupoaia (Valley of the Wolves), a little village in Transylvania, are thrown into turmoil with the imposition of drastic, senseless changes by a new regime, intent on creating a new man for a new society. The new totalitarian government threatens to eliminate the Flonta family by declaring Teodor's father an 'enemy of the people.'
Zwarte Piet. De Verborgen Godsdienst Van De Nederlanden
Price: $31.00 USD. Words: 358,600. Language: Dutch. Published: October 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Dit boek gaat diep in op de kenmerken en attributen van Zwarte Piet en op de Sinterklaasviering, die een oeroude jaarwisselingsviering is. Een god wordt gedefinieerd door zijn attributen en kenmerken. Met behulp daarvan is de geschiedenis van de twee Zwarte Pieten – Sint Nikolaas was de oorspronkelijke Zwarte Piet – terug te traceren tot zo'n 4000 jaar geleden, tot in de tijd van de heidense goden