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Gallows Dust
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Nonfiction short story about Eric Zanne's and others' time in Iraq as U.S. soldiers.
Kashmir - The Birth of a New Nation
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 28,340. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The solution for home rule involved two issues. 1) That a new Muslim Homeland form to accommodate all the Muslims of the region of “India.” 2) The semi-autonomous Maharajahs choice of being part of India, Pakistan (the new Muslim homeland) or remain independent of both.
Rights of Man
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,810. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017 by Coventry House Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Written by famed political theorist Thomas Paine, "Rights of Man" argues that popular political revolution is permissible when a government does not safeguard the natural rights of its citizens. It defends the French Revolution against Edmund Burke's attack in "Reflections on the Revolution in France" (1790), and is considered a classic statement of faith and egalitarianism.
Mar Profundo - Uma Aventura Pelos Mistérios da Humanidade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,280. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » History » World
Somos uma experiência controlada num grande laboratório chamado Terra, ou fruto de uma simulação virtual? Neste livro o leitor terá a oportunidade de descobrir se e possível existir vida fora do planeta, e se existe, quem a criou? Podemos ser uma raça muito mais antiga ao contrario do que a ciência afirma e que se extingue consecutivamente ou estamos numa guerra milenar contra os deuses criadores?
dMAC Digest Vol 7 No 1 The Lindisfarne Gospels
Price: Free! Words: 11,220. Language: Australian English. Published: March 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » History » Reference
We trace the history surrounding The Lindisfarne Gospels, one of the world’s greatest masterpieces of Latin calligraphy and illumination; from when it was written at the Holy Island of Lindisfarne, through the Viking attacks, to its current resting place in the British Library.
Cartagena, la ciudad que me habla
You set the price! Words: 13,450. Language: Spanish. Published: March 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Cartagena, con varios miles de años de historia, es una ciudad que invita a dialogar con ella. Casi en cada rincón viejas historias y ecos de antiguas voces nos salen al paso permiténdonos entablar un apasionante diálogo con la ciudad.
A Politically Incorrect History of Hong Kong
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017 by Top Floor Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Everything you know about Hong Kong history is wrong. Did Britain colonize the wrong place? What did karaoke have to do with refugees? And where can I get one of those cool Handover t-shirts? Find out the alternative truth in this action-packed book of cartoon stories. Read it now, before it's too politically incorrect to do so!
Revelry and Redemption: The Real Story of the Death of Charles Lennox, Fourth Duke of Richmond
You set the price! Words: 68,710. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Charles Lennox is dying in the barn of the Chapman farm, of rabies contracted from the bite of an infected fox 60 days before. His stamina, for one who has never shown much ambition before, is astounding. He wavers in and out of consciousness & froths at the mouth. The man in charge of Canada is dying of rabies.
The Anacostia Diaries: The Rants of a Madman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,380. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness
The Anacostia Diaries is an account like no other. It is the story of living in a neighborhood blighted by violence and deprivation, a look at the flaws which exist in American society and the reality of living amongst drug dealers, addicts, gun crime and the racial prejudices which continue to haunt the United States.
Hubris, a Railroad Through the Grand Canyon, and the Death of Frank Mason Brown: A Parable for Our Time
Price: Free! Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
“Really!? A railroad through the bottom of the Grand Canyon?” Crazy, right? But in fact, it came closer to happening than most realize. Here is the little-known story of how hubris killed the railroad’s president and saved the Grand Canyon. It offers a lesson on the fate of men who concoct such schemes and promise riches without regard to environmental consequences or costs to future generations.
Cinq documents originaux pour accompagner le livre Épiphane de Salamine, docteur de l'iconoclasme ?
You set the price! Words: 158,430. Language: French. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious art, Nonfiction » History » Medieval
Traductions de l’Ancoratus de saint Épiphane de Salamine, la Réfutation et destruction des arguments d’Eusèbe et d’Épiphanide, sottement avancés contre l’incarnation du Christ notre Sauveur, de saint Nicéphore de Constantinople, la Réfutation et destruction du décret du concile de 815, de Nicéphore, et la Vie de Nicéphore de Constantinople et la Vie d’Épiphane de Salamine.
Paper And Printing Press: The Cause For The Rise And Fall Of Muslims
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Sufi, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Must read to know the cause for the rise and fall of Muslims. This book highlights the attitude of the earlier and the later Muslims towards paper and printing press, and how this attitudinal shift lead to their downfall. By learning these lessons we can prevent the mistakes that we once committed.
La guerre vue de Marseille. Comment un quartier, une ville, un pays, ont vecu la tourmente, de 1939 a 1945
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,430. Language: French. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
First volume of a book describing how World War II was lived in France , in particular in Marseille were the author lived. This volume covers the years 1938-1942. The second volume will cover years 1943 to 1945. And a third volume will be about Charles de Gaulle through his writings and those who knew him during the War.
Fanny Marion Jackson Coppin: First Black Female Principal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » History » American
From a slave born in Washington D.C. to the namesake of a Maryland State University, Fanny Coppin was a world-class teacher. My book is a historical overview of her life and accomplishments. This book is the second in my Forget Me Not series.
Türk Toplulukları
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: Turkish. Published: February 20, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Turkey & Ottoman Empire
Bölgesel olarak bir değerlendirme veya karşılaştırma yapmak için coğrafyayı esas alarak Doğu ve Batı Türk toplulukları ve azınlıkları diye iki grup yapmayı uygun bulduk. Batı Türk toplulukları ve azınlıkları, Osmanlıların Balkanlar’ı fetihleri ile birlikte bugünkü yaşadıkları topraklara gelip yerleşmişlerdir.
Türk Kavimleri
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: Turkish. Published: February 20, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Turkey & Ottoman Empire
Türkler, dünyanın en eski, asil, büyük devletler kurup, pek çok ünlü şahsiyetler yetiştiren medenî milletlerinden biridir. Türkler, Nuh peygamberin oğullarından Yâfes'in Türk adlı oğlunun neslindendir.
Naanya Spriha
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 22,090. Language: Hindi. Published: February 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history
लेखक श्री भगवती चरण भारतीय संस्कृति के विषद अध्येता है .इनका जनम बिहार प्रान्त के पटना जिले में श्री वीरेंद्र कुमार सिंह और श्री मति सरोज कुमारी के घर में १९८२ में हुआ . शिक्षा भी पटना से ही हुई . स्नातक की परीक्षा में पटना विश्वविद्यालय में फर्स्ट डिवीज़न प्राप्त करने वाले श्री भगवती चरण २०१० में भारतीय राजस्व सेवा में सामिल हुए .
Door Hanger for World Trade Center & 9-11
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies
This short ebook presents a formated, 4 inch by 11 inch, door hanger that has been distributed for public awareness of 9-11 and DrJudyWood.com. Door hangers are an excellent means for advertising and getting the word out in communites and neighborhoods. Numerous websites online can provide inexpensive door hangers, printed on 100# card stock and ready for hanging on door knobs.
Popular Culture and Current Affairs in the Early 21st Century (2000s & 2010s): My Perspective
Price: Free! Words: 10,950. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » History » Reference
This book outlines some of the major events and cultural themes of the first two decades of the 21st century. This book was written as a reference companion to my other books, especially the Princess’s Spirit novels, as my viewpoint of this period has deeply affected my writing. However, I believe it may also be interesting more generally as one ‘participant’ perspective on this period.
Alexander and His Great Horse
Price: Free! Words: 250. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
This story is a historical book about Alexander the Great. It is about the first encounter of Alexander the Great and his famous horse Bucephalus.