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A Walking Tour of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania from walkthetown.com is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Huntington North Varsity Singers 2003-2004 A Dynasty
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,110. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
The 2003-2004 Varsity Singers won 4 competitions and finished 3rd runner up at one competition. They were under the direction of Mr. John Wenning, choreographed by Jason Johnson, and under the instrumentalists were under the direction of Mr. Matt Walter. Dance Captains were Sean Giggy and Julie Abbott. The varsity singers are Huntington North High Schools premier music group.
The Casebook of Glasgow's Victorian Detective
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Price: $1.40 USD. Words: 20,040. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
The real life cases of Victorian Detective, Archie Carmichael, a talented detective officer who spent over forty years policing the city of Glasgow and catching some of the most notorious criminals within it, earning him the title of 'Glasgow's Sherlock Holmes'. With the Foreword and Historical Notes on the cases written by historical researcher and author, Lynne Wilson.
The Jewish Connection
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 94,690. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Over the centuries the Jewish people have been persecuted and had their beliefs tested in a variety of ways. The more than fifty individuals profiled in The Jewish Connection are but a few who overcame challenges to make contributions to society. The reader will gain an appreciation of Jewish history and culture by reading the stories of scientists, inventors, athletes, entertainers, and others.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo 11 Official NASA Mission Reports and Press Kit
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,930. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Four comprehensive official NASA documents - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - chronicle the historic mission of Apollo 11, which accomplished the first landing of humans on the moon in July 1969.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Stability Operations and Support Operations Field Manual FM 3-07, FM 100-20 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,410. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Stability Operations and Support Operations Field Manual (FM 3-07) discusses distinct characteristics of stability operations and support operations, together with doctrinal foundations that facilitate their accomplishment.
Revolutions in the West
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,140. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
A history of the English, American, French and Russian revolutions, in comparison with each other, touching on human rights and what faces the Arab Spring. Volume 4 of A History of the West.
U.S. Marines in the Korean War: Authoritative Official History from the Frozen Chosin to the Armistice, Extensive Aircraft, Helicopter, and Equipment Coverage, Major League Reservists, Ted Williams
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 346,800. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The focus of the various authors who wrote these historically related works on Korea did so to remember those Marines who fought and died in what some historians sometimes characterized as the "forgotten war." Forgotten or not, the Korean conflict was without parallel in Marine Corps history.
Top Secret - Operation Plan Neptune Part Four
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Series: Top Secret Operation Plan Neptune. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This Top Secret copy of Operation Neptune task force instructions is reproduced as a facsimile edition in five parts. Part Four contains the Communication Plan. Of huge interest to all military historians and enthusiasts interested in the naval Channel crossing phase of Operation Overlord. SS Empire Anvil was part of that D-Day armada on June 6, 1944.
Perspectives on Russian Foreign Policy - Putin, Ukraine, Tatars, Russian Empire and History, Imperial Legacy, NATO and G-8, Lukoil, Georgia, Soft Power and RT Media, Chechnya, APEC
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 103,190. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Russian
Since both war and politics are interactive processes "where the enemy gets a vote," a profound grasp of global political and economic trends is essential to the formulation of sound U.S. policies and strategies, especially as regards so important an actor as the Russian Federation.
Hidden Dragon, Crouching Lion: How China's Advance in Africa is Underestimated and Africa's Potential Underappreciated - Emerging Markets, Mineral Resources, BRICs
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 131,250. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
This monograph is part of the Advancing Strategic Thought Series precisely because its topic is so important. As it stresses, the explosive growth of China's economic interests in Africa is arguably the most important trend in the continent's foreign relations since the end of the Cold War.
Look Up, Virginia City! A Walking Tour of Virginia City, Nevada
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Virginia City, Nevada from walkthetown.com is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Questions Every Airman Can Answer: Fifty Questions, and Fifty More - Air and Space Power Explained by the Air Force
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,460. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This information is intended to provide a quick, informal reference to the vital concepts in Air Force doctrine that all airmen should have at their fingertips.
Cessna O-1 Bird Dogs in Vietnam
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: American English. Published: February 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Seat-of-the pants flying of the Cessna O-1 Bird Dog in Vietnam on essential FAC and reconnaissance missions
Velocity: Speed with Direction - The Professional Career of General Jerome F. O'Malley - Controversy about North Vietnam Bombing Authorization and President Nixon, the Lavelle Raids of the Vietnam War
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,410. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The life and career of Air Force General Jerome F. O'Malley is described in remarkable, vivid detail in this biography written by his friends and associates, Patrick and Aloysius Casey.
A Walking Tour of East Market, Maryland
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of East Market, Maryland is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Computers Take Flight: A History of NASA's Pioneering Digital Fly-By-Wire Project - Apollo and Shuttle Computers, Airplanes, Software and Reliability (NASA SP-2000-4224)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,420. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
The story of digital fly-by-wire is a story of people, of successes, and of overcoming enormous obstacles and problems. The fundamental concept is relatively simple, but the realization of the concept in hardware and software safe enough for human use confronted the NASA-industry team with enormous challenges. But the team was victorious, and Dr. Tomayko tells the story extremely well.
Defenders of Rorke's Drift: A Collection of Tributes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,500. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
A selection of biographical tributes to 26 men who helped to successfully defend the isolated hospital and depot at Rorke's Drift, against a large army of warriors during the Zulu War of 1879, but did not receive gallantry medals for their bravery. With the official report of the commanding officer and a useful bibliography for further reading.
The Cape: Military Space Operations 1971-1992 - USAF Space Programs, Space Shuttle, Titan Rocket, Delta II, Navstar, Atlas/Centaur, Starbird, Red Tigress
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,420. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This is the companion volume to an earlier work, "The 6555th: Missile and Space Launches Through 1970." It presents the Air Force's space launch operations at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (CCAFS) from the beginning of 1971 through 2 July 1992.
A Walking Tour of Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Kennett Square, Pennsylvania is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.