Nonfiction » History

Sub-categories: American | War | Military | Biography | History of things | Civilization | Family history | World | Russian | Social history | Modern / 20th Century | Contemporary political | All sub-categories >>
A Walking Tour of Lexington, Virginia
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: May 1, 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 Lexington, Virginia 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.
EE Canberra RAE 'Raspberry Ripple' test-beds
By peter dancey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Aircraft testing began at Upavon and continued at Martlesham Heath until moving to Boscombe Down Wilts to expand its activities. Among the many types used by the A&AEE RAE establishments were the EE Canberra that by the nature of its 4-segment construction was a highly suitable test-bed modified especially for the various post-war AI radars for the TSR 2 Lightning and ADV Tornado at RAE Bedford
A taste of clever past...
By Константин Соловьёв
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 30,350. Language: Russian. Published: April 29, 2011 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Nonfiction » History » Russian
В книге на богатом историческом материале раскрываются различные стороны жизни и быта российского дворянства эпохи его расцвета. This book depicts various aspects of everyday life of Russian nobility in the 18 -19 centuries.
A Walking Tour of Roanoke, Virginia
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: April 29, 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 Roanoke, Virginia 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.
HAL Indian Aerospace - A History
By peter dancey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This book traces the history of HAL India when it formed in WW II with British assistance to help with wartime aviation needs in the region and the Pacific War. All of its indigenous fixed and rotary-winged projects are detailed as well as licenced production. Its aspirations in the civil field to build an airliner maybe in conjunction with Boeing and to sell its products world-wide if possible.
New New Testament Gospel of Mary H. Magdalene
By Steve Howard
Series: Books of New New Testament, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,630. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
The Gospel of Mary H. Magdalene is a look at the words of one of the women in the life of Jesus Christ. She reveals a little of his family life and tells some of the unknown story of Jesus. There has been slander propagated by men's clubs of anti-christ religions that Mary Helene was not the woman of Jesus. Just a bad lie to make Jesus an impossible character. He was real. As were his 7 children.
A Walking Tour of Charlottesville, Virginia
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: April 28, 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 Charlottesville, Virginia 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.
Atlantis The Eyewitnesses Part III The Destruction of Atlantis
By Walter Parks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,450. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Archaeology
Many have believed that Atlantis was a fiction created by Plato. We have found a very much earlier document. It was written in 9619 BC, about 9,250 years before Plato’s writing. Further, archeological finds and scientific evidence provide convincing proof that Atlantis really did exist; Atlantis was real. We structure the evidence that we found into 3 parts: creation, legacy, destruction.
Atlantis The Eyewitnesses Part II The Atlantians and Their Legacy
By Walter Parks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Archaeology
Many have believed that Atlantis was a fiction created by Plato. We have found a very much earlier document. It was written in 9619 BC, about 9,250 years before Plato’s writing. Further, archeological finds and scientific evidence provide convincing proof that Atlantis really did exist; Atlantis was real. We structure the evidence that we found into 3 parts: creation, legacy, destruction.
Atlantis The Eyewitnesses Part I The Creation of Atlantis
By Walter Parks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Many have believed that Atlantis was a fiction created by Plato. We have found a very much earlier document. It was written in 9619 BC, about 9,250 years before Plato’s writing. Further, archeological finds and scientific evidence provide convincing proof that Atlantis really did exist; Atlantis was real. We structure the evidence that we found into 3 parts: creation, legacy, destruction.
New New Testament Gospel of Jesus Christ
By Steve Howard
Series: Books of New New Testament, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,560. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
At last, the one and only Gospel of Jesus H. Christ. Many argue about the things that he is said to have said and some say he is just a story taken from astrology. Well, luckily, some of his writing has been found. Brought to Earth by an angel of God. And the long awaited proof that not only was he real but he really was a rebel and defied all authority on his own authority is finally revealed.
Walking with the Widow's Son
By Heather Carver
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,850. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
Often misunderstood, Freemasonry has been the center of conspiracy theorists jabs and speculations of horrifying rituals. Author Heather Carver endeavors to demystify the nature and practices in Freemasonry in Walking with the Widow's Son. Drawing from experiences as the wife of a Past Lodge Master, Carver uses easy to understand prose and examples to make the history and observances of Masons
United States Presidents: Memorized Quickly & Easily!
By Blair Kasfeldt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Would you like to easily memorize all the United States Presidents? Learn them quickly and easily -- in one evening! Requires no route memorization! This is a painless and fun way to memorize all the United States Presidents. In fact you will be able to name any president in or out of numerical order, backwards or forwards!
A Brief History of Perpetual Motion
By Alf B. Meier
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A short excursion into historic sources regarding perpetual motion...with a surprising result.
Missions of California, William Henry Hudson, 1901
By Linda Pendleton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,660. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
In 1901, Stanford Professor of English Literature , William Henry Hudson published his book on the history of the founding of the twenty-one missions in California by Father Junipero Serra, a Spanish Franciscan friar. Linda Pendleton has written a new Introduction to the book, and her photograph is on the bookd cover.
The Philadelphia Convention: A Play for Many Readers
By Catherine Jaime
Series: 1787 and the Philadelphia Convention. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 72,930. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Screenplays » History
Here in 160 pages Catherine Jaime brings you the Constitutional Convention delegates and their debates, set in play format. Here you can become more familiar with the hard work of not just James Madison, Benjamin Franklin, and many others. The play is great for a high school class studying U.S. Government, and for the motivated individual who wants to learn more about that important event.
Gettysburg Handbook and Insider's Travel Guide
By Ann Rewol
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011 by Jessica James. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
Updated for 2013! The 150th Anniversary of the Civil War Gettysburg Handbook is written by a native Gettysburgian to give visitors tips on what to see and where to go. It includes lists of "must-see's, restaurants where the locals eat, and other best-kept secrets, as well as off the beaten path historical markers that may be of interest.
F-4 'Down' Rescue at Ban Phanop
By peter dancey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Many combat pilots of the USAF USN and Marine Corps who saw action during the Vietnam War owed their live to the activities of the Sikorsky Jolly Green Giant rescue helicopters Douglas A-1 Skyraiders and MDC F-4 Phantom II. During the rescue at Ban Phanop to recover two downed crew of a F-4 which took 3 days, 12 BUFF and 7 A-1 sustained severe damage before the two survivors were picked up.
Soldiers’ Tales - As told to the folks back home
By Barbara Hayes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,230. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Genuine tales told by soldiers from the Boer War of 1899 to Afghanistan in 2011. The clear unvarnished truth from men who were in the tranches of World War I, who flew bombing missions over Germany in World War II, who were captured by the Japanese, who invaded Suez in 1956, who met Russians in the Cold War and much else besides.
In-Flight Refueling the Origins in WW II
By peter dancey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,290. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
In the late 1930s the technique of refueling in flight offered considerable advantages for both civil and military transports. Civil trials began in August 1939 and the application for military types especially VLR bombers was obvious nonetheless it was not until SAC post-WW II decided to deploy B-29 and B-50 that the military decided that tanker airplanes as today serve as force multipliers.