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Tschi Lai - Erhebet Euch!
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,330. Language: German. Published: October 31, 2013 by Edition Katzenschwanz. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Erlebnisse eines Arztes in China und Burma 1939–45 (Neuauflage der Originalausgabe aus dem Jahr 1947). Von 1939 bis zum Kriegsende 1945 versah der Wiener Arzt Walter Freudmann im chinesisch-japanischen Krieg Dienst für Chinas Rotes Kreuz bei der chinesischen Regierungsarmee. Nach seiner Rückkehr verfasste er über seine Erlebnisse in China und Burma diesen Bericht.
Legacy of Rescue: A Daughter's Tribute
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,640. Language: American English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An illustrated intergenerational memoir of the author’s father and the Commanding Officer who saved him and over 100 other Hungarian Jewish men in forced labor under his command during the Holocaust. Captured by the liberating Russian Army, Zoltán Kubinyi died a year later in a Siberian labor camp. Due to Morton Fuchs' testimony, he was posthumously honored as a Righteous Among the Nations.
21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Civil Engineer Guide to Fighting Positions, Shelters, Obstacles, and Revetments (Air Force Handbook 10-222, Volume 14)
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 52,690. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Force protection is a commander's top priority in any military operation. For this reason, civil engineers must always be aware of the latest tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs) used to protect our forces, particularly in hostile environments.
How We Know For Sure That We Are Living In The Last Days!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,870. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Prophecy
This book makes a convincing case for the fact that we are indeed living in the last days of the present age. The author begins by looking at what God says about the last days, then at what the signs of the times are, then examines the foundations upholding society, which are being destroyed. There is a section dealing with the antichrist, the mark of the beast, and the false world religion.
History of the Redstone Missile System - Design, Test, Project Orbiter, Jupiter-C, Explorer, Operation Hardtack, Army Missile Transport Program, Project Mercury
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,140. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This fascinating and informative history of the Army's Redstone missile traces its complex development from the beginning through its use in the Mercury manned space program for NASA.
A Walking Tour of Burlington, New Jersey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: March 2, 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 Burlington, New Jersey 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.
A Walking Tour of Bridgeport, Connecticut
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: March 6, 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 Bridgeport, Connrcticut 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.
21st Century Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI) Papers - Defining Command, Leadership, and Management Success Factors Within Stability Operations
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 48,090. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This monograph has focused on Command, Leadership, and Management (CLM) within a stability operational environment, although many of the lessons throughout can be applied to generic situations. The monograph takes a hypothesis from Keith Grint (who has long studied CLM) and applies it to a number of case studies in the Balkans, Iraq, and Afghanistan.
21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Guide to Bare Base Mechanical Systems (Air Force Handbook 10-222, Volume 12) - Water Heater, Refrigerator, FDECU, Portable Heater
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 40,630. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This handbook contains guidance on setting up and operating mechanical systems commonly encountered during bare base operations.
Clara Luper: Civil Rights Pioneer
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Though a school teacher by profession and proud of it, Clara Luper courageously began early in her career a life-long battle against racism. She made local and national news in 1958 when she organized a small group of teenagers (including her own children) and led them in a sit-in a drugstore diner which did not serve Black people. They persisted, day after day, and were successful.
Memoria de Tiananmen. Una primavera de Pekín
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 38,980. Language: Spanish. Published: April 20, 2014 by Iberglobal Ebooks. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
¿Qué pasó en China en la primavera de 1989? Enrique Fanjul, que era en aquella época Consejero Comercial de la embajada de España en Pekín, traza un relato de lo sucedido en aquellas semanas que desembocaron en los trágicos sucesos de principios de junio. Fanjul, uno de los principales expertos españoles en temas chinos combina sus recuerdos con un análisis objetivo y medido de lo que ocurrió.
Broken Me 262A Jet Fighters-Part 9
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Photographs and information of unfinished, war weary, crash-landed, cannibalized, new ones, but all "dead” Messerschmidt Me 262s, found scattered all over the former Nazi Germany at the end of World War II, 8 May 1945. Enjoy this nine part series!
Russian Military Transformation - Goal in Sight? Conventional and Nuclear Forces, Aerospace Defense Command, Modern Weapons, Readiness, Manpower, Serdyukov
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,140. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Russian
In this monograph, the authors use a wide range of Russian language sources and interviews to illustrate not only the Russian threat assessments highlighting the United States as a potential aggressor, but also the many unique challenges facing Russia in renewing and rearming its military.
Bligh & Bolton of Meath
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Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Family history
This ebook contains a detailed history of the Bligh & Bolton families of Co. Meath, Ireland, from the time of their arrival in Ireland to the present day. There are also some delightful anecdotes relating to all the families. The images used are generally originals.
A Walking Tour of Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,500. 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 Doylestown, 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.
A Walking Tour of Woodbury, New Jersey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: March 3, 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 Woodbury, New Jersey 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.
21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Air Force C-32B Special Airlift Aircraft - Operations Procedures, Aircrew Evaluation Criteria, Aircrew Training Flying Operations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,470. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Three Air Force documents provide unique information about USAF operations of this aircraft. Contents: C-32B Operations Procedures * C-32B Aircrew Evaluation Criteria * C-32B Aircrew Training
Parallel Trials
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,430. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Trial Practice
An independent review step by step of the two most famous trials in history by a practising lawyer with no allegiance, the first ever.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Public Affairs Tactics, Techniques and Procedures Field Manual - FM 3-61.1 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,380. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Public Affairs Tactics, Techniques and Procedures Field Manual (FM 3-16.1) sets forth tactics, techniques and procedures (TTPs) for conducting PA operations.
Un lombardo alla prima guerra mondiale
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,190. Language: Italian. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
Le memorie che il nonno di mia moglie, Ettore Molinari, ha scritto, ormai quasi ottantenne, nella seconda metà degli anni ’60. Sono ricordi che, partendo dalla famiglia d’origine, raccontano in prima persona cos’è stato, per un laborioso artigiano del Varesotto col talento dello scultore, il più sanguinoso e inutile conflitto della storia, combattuto da alpino nelle trincee, nel fango e nella neve