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Beyond the Battlefield: Stories from Gettysburg's Rich History
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 53,140. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Beyond the Battlefield is a collection of 47 true stories and 56 photos that tell the history of Gettysburg and vicinity beyond the famous Civil War battle.
Aeroflot Russian Airlines -- A History
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
This book traces the evolution of Aeroflot from its inception in 1922/23 when it operated exclusively within the USSR. Its WW II military transport duties whilst still flying route services. Post-WW II to become the only airline ever to 'build a railway. Its lack of interest or inability to fly the Soviets SST. With little development of new jets it first Airbus and Boeings for ARIA and ARA.
A Walking Tour of Front Royal, Virginia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2010. 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 Front Royal, Virginia 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.
Robert E. Lee, the Supreme Patriot
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
With the exception of George Washington, the most famous general in American history is Robert E. Lee (January 19, 1807 – October 12, 1870). Lee’s fame came in spite of the fact that he led the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia against the Union Army in the Civil War.
Medusa (La Gorgone di Chavin de Huantar)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,260. Language: Italian. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Il 21 settembre di 3000 anni fa nelle Ande i sacerdoti aspettavano che il sole sorgesse ed illuminasse il loro tempio fino a penetrare nelle profondità dell’ipogeo dove aspettava di risorgere una divinità destinata a segnare la rinascita della civiltà mediterranea dopo l'epoca del Bronzo. Per i greci era Medusa, la Gorgone uccisa da Perseo ma in realtà era un Dio, il Dio di Chavin de Huantar.
The Strange Life of Howard Hughes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Howard Hughes was an obsessed man. He was obsessed with aviation and he was obsessed with sex, both conventional and bi-sexual. His relationships included some of the most famous names in Hollywood, both men and women, including Cary Grant, Katherine Hepburn, Bette Davis, Tyrone Power, Randolph Scott, and Jean Peters.
Forces of History: Myth, Liberty and Freedom in European History.
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,830. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Forces of History traces liberty through events in European history including: Rome, Greece, Middle Ages and even the Irish fight for freedom. It is a collection of essays that show how the same story of liberty has risen to the top throughout the ages.
Terra Nullius - The Definite History
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,930. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
A humorous history of Australia providing such useful information as: How foreigners can avoid offending Australians; The rules of cricket for Americans; How a Stuffed Horse won the Melbourne Cup; Why Sir Donald Bradman’s life was a failure. The study of history is about learning from the mistakes of the past. This book is guaranteed by the author to be full of mistakes.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Tactical Employment of Nonlethal Weapons - NLW - FM 90-40 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 84,960. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Tactical Employment of Nonlethal Weapons Field Manual (FM 90-40) covers the multiservice tactics, procedures, and techniques of non-lethal weapons (NLWs). This FM has been converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
Cupid's War
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 37,440. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Cupid is the moving and inspiring true story of a war horse. Cupid had been a father’s gift to his 15-year-old son, and when war broke out father, son and horse found themselves facing the horrors of the conflict together. They did not all return. Martin Laurie is the grandson of the young man who owned Cupid and rode her to war.
Przebudzenie Cheopsa
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,240. Language: Polish. Published: May 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Antiquities & Archaeology
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Z książki dowiesz się dlaczego budowana została Wielka Piramida w Egipcie i jakie może mieć znaczenie dla naszych czasów szczególnie w kontekście zagrożeń przewidzianych na grudzień 2012 roku.
American Military History: A Selected Bibliography - Doctrine, Strategy, Tactics, Profiles of Command, Law of War, Lessons Learned, Rules of Engagement, Transformation and Reform, Study of History
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,630. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
History is one of the curriculum themes at The U.S. Army War College. The purpose of this bibliography is to introduce some of the resources as a starting point from which students can begin research according to their specific needs.
El Guerrero Solar - El Porvenir
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Series: Trilogía: El Guerrero Solar. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 188,850. Language: Spanish. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Essays
En la tiranía invisible causado por el Tecno-Sistema durante el siglo 21, este tercer ensayo de “El Guerrero Solar” describe las leyes autónomas de tal entidad, resaltando su insostenibilidad. De modo revolucionario emerge el potencial evolucionario de recuperar una nueva concepción del hombre ligado harmónicamente al cosmos. El potencial de encarnar de nuevo al Guerrero Solar
Look Up, St. Louis! A Walking Tour of Downtown West
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: October 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 St. louis, Missouri 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.
Look Up, Truckee! A Walking Tour of Truckee, California
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
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 Truckee, California 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.
Operation Just Cause: The Planning and Execution of Joint Operations in Panama - Noriega, Media and Hostage Issues, Nunciatura, Impact of Goldwater-Nichols, Assessment
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 31,270. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Written shortly after the completion of Operation JUST CAUSE, this monograph traces the involvement of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Joint Staff in planning and directing combat operations in Panama.
Little "White" Lies
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Poetic Prose a criticism of lies we are told as children the lens is feminine or woman's or feminist perspective. A reflection on various topics concerning women: leadership, war, polygamy, race relations, the Bible, Women in the Bible new perspective.
A Horse Amongst Donkeys
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,580. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
The mysterious Rigveda is on the verge of being decoded. For the first time in a few thousand years, the real meaning of 16 select hymns is presented in this short book. And it is vastly different from what you may have read or heard. This book blows away many long-standing myths. It demonstrates that the Rigveda is not full of abstract poetry but is a fascinating, and very readable document.
Iraqi Perspectives Project: A View of Operation Iraqi Freedom from Saddam's Senior Leadership - Hussein's Distorted Worldview, Desert Storm, Regime Prepares for War, Baghdad Bob, Final Days
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,850. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) overthrew Saddam's regime and opened up one of the world's most secretive governments to outside analysis, presenting a once-in-a-generation opportunity for military leaders and historians to delve deep into the decision-making processes of a former adversary.
How F. W. Boreham Won the War of Words
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by John Broadbanks Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
F. W. Boreham was one of the most prolific authors of the twentieth century, but this book tells of the crisis Boreham experienced during the First World War that led to him discovering and adopting a winning style of communication.