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Roses in a Forbidden Garden; A Holocaust Love Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,600. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Amidst the unspeakable horrors of Hitler’s Concentration Camps, a young German girl finds beauty and love for a man that will span a lifetime.
Cannibalism in the High Sierras
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,500. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » American
The history of California contains many tragic events and one of the most famous of these is the cannibalism that took place in the High Sierras. More terrible than fiction, this is the true story of the tragic sufferings endured by the Donner Party. The scenes of horror and despair which took place in the snowy Sierra in the winter of 1846-7, needs no exaggeration, or embellishment.
Diego's Letter
Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
Diego's letter mentions numerous locations with names of individuals that lived during his day. They certify that he did the impossible and saved many lives. No one can verify if he did any of these things and yet the letter is personal because he mentions his father by name and is certified by officials in Madrid. Read his letter and perhaps you too can enter his world of danger and adventure.
Who are the Shawnee
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Feared by settlers and natives alike, the Shawnee tribe have been misunderstood by people throughout history. Who were these conservative people? What was their daily life like? How were their villages organized? This informative book will answer these questions and more in the first volume of the We are Shawnee series.
Some Greek Loans period 1821 Official Documents
Price: Free! Words: 3,800. Language: Greek. Published: August 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Some Greek Loans period 1821 Official Documents
Raíces del Cristianismo del Antiguo Egipto
You set the price! Words: 24,920. Language: Spanish. Published: August 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / History, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
La edición traducida al español revela las raíces egipcias antiguas del cristianismo, tanto histórica como espiritualmente. Este libro demuestra que los recuentos del “Jesús histórico” se basan totalmente en la vida y muerte del faraón egipcio, Twt/Tut — Ankh — Amón; y que el “Jesús de la fe” y los principios cristianos son todos de origen egipcio, tales como la esencia de las enseñanzas/mensaje,
The Gibson Girl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » History of things
Before Barbie, the Gibson Girl epitomized female fashion and beauty of her era. She was the image every woman aspired to in Progressive America . She not only influenced fashion but changed all of American society. But, who exactly was this elusive Gibson girl?
エジプトの神秘主義者 - 道を求める者たち
You set the price! Words: 3,510. Language: Japanese. Published: August 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Sufi, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
エジプトの錬金術とスーフィズムの基礎としきたりについての簡潔・明瞭な解説を提供します。 この日本語訳版では、どのようにして古代エジプトが錬金術と今日のスーフィー主義の原点となっており、またエジプトの神秘主義者たちが、どのように外観的にはイスラム教徒の体裁をとりながらその営みを隠しているのか、について説明する。本書ではまた、悟りに向かう神秘的な道のりの順序を、その原則と実践方法とともに理路整然と説明する。 古代エジプトの行事と宇宙のサイクルの類似点についても示す。
De Oude Egyptische Metafysische Architectuur
You set the price! Words: 33,100. Language: Dutch. Published: August 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Deze in het Nederlands vertaalde editie onthult de Oude Egyptische kennis van de harmonische proportie, heilige geometrie en mystieke nummer; zoals die tot uiting komen in hun teksten, tempels, tombes, kunst, hiërogliefen, ... enz., doorheen hun volledige gekende geschiedenis. Het laat zien hoe de Egyptenaren hun gebouwen ontwierpen om kosmische energie op te wekken; en de mystieke toepassin...
The Ghosts of Cape Cod
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,010. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In 1620, a tiny band of Europeans landed at Provincetown. They drafted the Mayflower Compact, the seed of government for the United States. Though the harbor was serene and well suited for boats and the ocean waters were bursting with seafood - the Europeans soon departed for Plymouth! Was it the 'Natives' that drove them off, or The Ghosts of Cape Cod?
Ghost People Explanations Volume 3
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history
Historical as well as current explanations relative to ghost people and words on accomplishment of the task. Also identification of ghost people from history. Volume 3
An Indian's Attempt to Understand China
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,400. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » Asian
A book outlining the history and ethnic profile of China. It also looks at today's China in the light of the past. China appears to be much stronger than she is because of ignorance about the country. This book is intended to help the world understand China to be able to face up to her.
An Indiana History Story a Day – September
Series: Hoosier History Stories - 2017. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,210. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2017 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
The thirty-one stories in the September edition include: September 01, 1805 - Deputy Surveyor Ebenezer Buckingham Established Pivot Point September 03, 1812 - Pigeon Roost Massacre September 08, 1811 - Yellow Jackets Begin March to Vincennes September 14, 1862 - Nine Indiana Regiments Fight at the Battle of Munfordville September 24, 1861 - 30th Indiana Infantry Mustered
Course of the Corset
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » History » History of things
Corset, the very sound of the word brings thoughts of erotica. However, the corset wasn't always a taboo piece of clothing. Women have been wearing corsets since ancient times. The corset transformed a woman's shape and popular opinions of what a woman's body should look like. Just how did we go from wearing a corset to the modern day bra?
The Blind History Lady Presents; John Swearingen-Know Your Place Blind Boy!
Series: The Blind History Lady Presents. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,660. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Blinded at age 13, John faced a fierce battle to receive an education as a blind youth in his home community. As an adult, he met prejudice and roadblocks to enter college, graduate, find employment as a teacher and acceptance in the state of South Carolina. Because of his own experience with discrimination, John developed a strong vision of a quality education for all, no matter what.
Porodica Božijeg Poslanika
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,480. Language: Bosnian. Published: August 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Shi'a, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Članovi Poslanikove porodice, ili Ehlul Bejt, smatraju se za savršeni uzor u životu muslimana jer su oni prenosili učenje Allahovog Poslanika, odrasli u njegovoj kući i slijedili njegove stope.
La Cultura Revelada Del Antiguo Egipto
You set the price! Words: 52,170. Language: Spanish. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Este libro revela varios aspectos de la cultura del antiguo Egipto, como las antigüedades muy remotas de Egipto; las características y las creencias y prácticas religiosas egipcias; el sistema social y político; los templos cósmicos; la riqueza de la lengua; el patrimonio musical y las ciencias integradas; la medicina avanzada; la economía dinámica; los excelentes productos y manufacturados ,...
Гремевший на весь мир Чингисхан был кыргызом
Price: Free! Words: 8,130. Language: Russian. Published: August 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Ученые единогласно утверждают, что кыргызы являются одним из древнейших тюркских народов Центральной Азии, которые еще в 840 году создали свой Великий Кыргызский Каганат. А в Средней Азии в 950-е годы к власти пришла династия Караханидов. Немного позже этих событий в начале 1200 годов на мировой исторической арене появился Чингисхан.
Ägyptische Musikinstrumente
You set the price! Words: 18,410. Language: German. Published: August 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruments - General, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Diese deutschsprachige Ausgabe präsentiert die wichtigsten ägyptischen Musikinstrumente, ihre Tonumfänge und Spieltechniken.
Book 2 CIA Covert Operations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,510. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Covert operation is "an operation that is so planned and executed as to conceal the identity of or permit plausible denial. CIA is the US Government agency legally allowed to carry out covert action. These special activities include covert political influence and paramilitary operations. A black op is a covert operation by a government, a government agency, or a military organization.