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President George H. W. Bush: A Short Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
George H. W. Bush is an American politician who was the 41st President of the United States from 1989 to 1993 and the 43rd Vice President of the United States from 1981 to 1989. A member of the U.S. Republican Party, he was previously a congressman, ambassador, and Director of Central Intelligence Agency.
Çocuklara İstanbul'un Fethi
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 10,460. Language: Turkish. Published: March 21, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Turkey & Ottoman Empire
İstanbul'un Fethi, 29 Mayıs 1453'te, şehri günlerdir kuşatan Osmanlı ordusunun, şimdi İstanbul olarak bilinen, o zamanki adıyla Konstantinopolis (Constantinople) şehrini Sultan II. Mehmed Han'ın komutanlığında fethetmesidir.
L'aéronaute embourbé
Price: Free! Words: 5,270. Language: French. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Au début de l’autre siècle, Jules Viallet, adepte du plus léger que l’air, consacre tout son temps libre à sa passion : voler. Titulaire d’un des premiers brevets de pilote de ballon à gaz, il multiplie les vols au-dessus de la région parisienne et au-delà. En août 1914, il se retrouve incorporé comme sergent fourrier dans l’armée de terre, au 33ème R.I.
Five Florida Generations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,130. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
A Genealogy of North Florida settlers of Madison, Suwannee and Lafayette Counties 1830 to 1945, surnames included are Garner, Landen, Johnson, Smith, Underwood, Webb, Sullivan, Parker, Stevens and others.
The Sherry-Netherland Hotel Fire New York City April 12, 1927
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » North America
The Sherry-Netherland opened for business on November 1, 1927. In the spring of '27 a large fire brought about construction delays. The failure of a standpipe nearly resulted in the building's destruction. My e-book looks at the era of great hotel construction in New York City. Architects designed the Sherry-Netherland, the Pierre, the Breakers (Miami) and many more great hotels in the 1920s.
HISTORY OF INDIAN CURRENCY
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,170. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017 by Zorba Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history
India was one of the first issuer of coins, as a result it has seen a wide range of currency units throughout its history. This book is an inspiring tale of how currency developed through the ages.
HISTORY OF INDIAN CURRENCY
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,170. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history
ndia was one of the first issuer of coins, as a result it has seen a wide range of currency units throughout its history. This book is an inspiring tale of how currency developed through the ages.
Сяргей Шыдлоўскі. Музэюм: эсэ, імпрэсіі
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,530. Language: Belarusian. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » History » Essays
Зборнік «полацкай эсэістыкі» беларускага этнолага і эсэіста Сяргея Шыдлоўскага.
An Indiana History Story a Day – April
Series: Hoosier History Stories - 2017. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,690. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » American
Indiana possesses a rich history that is fun to read and learn. An Indiana History Story a Day – April like the Indiana Bicentennial History Series that preceded it, presents Indiana history in an easy to read “this day in history format”
Awesome Women of All Time (Little fact Book) 1.0
Price: Free! Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
Free during March - Women's History Month Awesome women are ones who achieved great, had influenced us all and still does. Their careers, accomplishments and contributions made difference in others life and world history. This compilation of women is the ones who are awesome women of all time.
Bibliografia Carolíngia Breve
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,860. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 14, 2017 by Amadeu Amorim. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages, Nonfiction » History » European
The book consists of a bibliography of printed books in English, French and Portuguese on the subject of Charlemagne and the Carolingians.
A B-25 Bomber Crashes Into The Empire State Building July 28, 1945
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History, Nonfiction » History » Military
The twin-engine Mitchell Bomber that crashed into the Empire State Building in late July 1945 was en route to La Guardia Airport from Massachusetts. A veteran pilot was lost in a dense fog. Flying at approximately 1,775 feet the aircraft was beneath a 2,000 feet altitude limit followed by aviators at the time. Aside from the three crewmen on the B-25D eleven building occupants lost their lives.
The Age of Dragons - A Historical Guide to These Legendary Creatures
Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference
The Age of Dragons: a short non-fiction educational guide that explores the origin and impact that dragons have had on a variety of cultures. Questions such as... what is the oldest dragon inspired artifact? Are dragons evil? What does the Bible say about dragons?... and many more are answered in this 16 page pictorial guide.
Yunan Aşk Tanrıcaları
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 25,210. Language: Turkish. Published: March 10, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history
Aşkta güven... Aşk nasıl da kör olmaktır, karanlıkta sevgilinin yüzünü ancak dokunarak görebilmektir, onun istediklerini yapmak, bundan sonsuz mutluluk duymaktır, bu mutluluksa karşılık bekleyerek ya da içerde kuşkular (sinsi sinsi) taşıyarak olacak iş değildir... Yunan mitolojisi ne de güzel sembollerle anlatmıştır “güven”i ve “teslimiyet”i... İşte Psyche’nin hikayesi bunun en içten anlatımıdır.
Kurtuluş Savaşı Destanı
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 19,280. Language: Turkish. Published: March 10, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Turkey & Ottoman Empire
Türk milletinin var olma veya yok olma sınırına geldiği fevkalâde bir ortam olan Milli Mücadele’de Türk çocukları, bizzat silâh kullanıp çarpışmalara girdiği gibi, istihbarat ve lojistik alanda faaliyet göstererek Türk İstiklal Harbi’nde milli bir mesuliyet duygusuyla karınca – kararınca hizmet etmişlerdir.
Lidya Uygarlığı
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 24,340. Language: Turkish. Published: March 10, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Lidyalılar zamanla ticarette daha pratik bir yöntem geliştirdiler. Mal götürüp, mal getirmek yerine; mal ile sembolik değerleri değiştirmeyi öğrettiler insanlara… Adına sikke dendi, para dendi… Hatta, Napolyon çok zaman sonra para, para, para!... Diye hepten abarttı… Evet, Lidyalılar parayı buldu, altın parayı…
Varina Howell Davis First Lady of the Confederate States of America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
As the wife of Jefferson Davis, President of the Confederacy, Varina Howell had tremendous responsibilities. Factional struggles between women from the different states required mediation.The First Lady was also responsible for visiting the sick and wounded soldiers in hospitals. Receptions for late arriving officers were planned. By 1864 Varina was advising her ailing husband and shaping policy.
Dil Tarih ve Gelenekleriyle Lazlar
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 27,200. Language: Turkish. Published: March 10, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Mizahın olmadığı toplumlar sağlıklı olamaz. Açıktır ki, mizahı en bol insan topluluklarından biri de Lazlardır. Onlar koca burunlu olsalar da, burunları ile alay edebilirler. Diğer bir deyimle, mizah ruhunu temsil ederler. Sanki mizah için yaratılmışlar; dünyanın en hareketli insanlarıdır. Onları Türkiye'nin ve dünyanın her yerinde bulabiliriz.
From A Blood-Red Sea: The Last Voyage of Daniel Collins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,460. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The true survival story of a US sailor who, in 1824, was shipwrecked in shark-infested waters, brutally attacked by pirates, and forced to endure an epic journey across land and sea in a desperate effort to escape from the pirates, to reach civilization, and to find a way home. For fans of "The Revenant" and "In the Heart of the Sea".
Settling America – A Pioneer History of America - November Edition
Series: This Day in Early American Frontier History – 2016. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
This frontier history includes the following stories on America’s origins: November 05, 1492 - Christopher Columbus learns of maize November 15, 1626 - Pilgrims Buy Out London Investors November 21, 1760 - Joseph Plumb Martin Born November 26, 1753 - Letter From John Franklin to Benjamin Franklin November 30, 1753 - Washington Departs from Logstown