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SOMBORSKI SINOVI UDOVICE - Storija o masonstvu - Slobodno zidarstvo u Somboru u periodu 1897-2017
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 92,710. Language: Serbian. Published: February 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Europe / Austria & Hungary, Nonfiction » Social Science » Freemasonry & Secret Societies
Ova knjiga je informativnog karaktera namenjena onima koji žele da znaju više o masonstvu. Koristeći postojeće dokumente i arhivsku građu, pokušali smo da damo odgovore na mnoga pitanja u vezi nastanka i uloge masonstva putujući kroz istorijske epohe, od pradavnih vremena do slobodnog zidarstva u vojvođanskom gradu Somboru između 1897. i 2017.
Summary Execution: The Seattle Assassinations of Silme Domingo and Gene Viernes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,060. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018 by WildBlue Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies, Nonfiction » History » North America
In Summary Execution Mike Withey describes the murders of two Filipino-American union activists in Seattle in 1981. Withey, an attorney, worked with the victims’ families and friends over many years to obtain convictions of three if the hit men and hold the dictator of the Philippines, Ferdinand Marcos personally liable for the murders, a first in US legal history.
Short Stories from the Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Some years ago I was privileged to be a member of a writers' group. We met each month at the library. A story we had written was to be read to the group at that time. This book is a compilation of those stories.
Sketches of a Black Cat: Story of a night flying WWII pilot and artist
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,460. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Full Color. This coming-of-age story follows the exploits of a WWII Navy seaplane pilot who flew in planes painted entirely black becoming one of the first to fly night missions. From boxes of journals, photos, and artwork we find a true story filled with colorful descriptions of exotic locations, sea rescues, and the humor that was intrinsic to a Navy squadron’s daily life in the South Pacific.
Reference Volume ~ Life, Death and Artemis
You set the price! Words: 82,670. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
This is the final volume in the series Life, Death and Artemis, this volume is very much devoted to the needs of the academic. It provides all the references to the source data, including reference to the art and artefact catalogues, a list of find sites for these artefacts, ancient texts and inscriptions, and references to modern literature on the subject.
Era Spirit
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 85,580. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
This is the history of our dear Era Spirit of Liberty from Greece and Rome to now. Included is a Manifesto to Trump and Pence that could be important now.
Blue Moons and Black Markets
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,240. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
From the internationally best selling author of Red Herrings and White Elephants, Pop Goes the Weasel and What Caesar Did for my Salad. Why do people put their "skeletons in a closet," "have a hunch," "get the cold shoulder," "get dressed up to the nines," or "call a spade a spade?" These phrases are used every day, yet most people have little or no idea where most of them come from.
Impunity Under Attack: The Evolution and Imperatives of the Liberian Truth Commission
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,800. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
Fascinating book on the recent history of wars and peace process in Liberia.
War From War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,510. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
A happy childhood in the Paradise of the Banat. A coming of age, thrown out of the services company, to fight in the Hell of the Russian Front. Purgatory in a foreign land. For, war does not end when the immediate fighting is over and everyone still (more or less) alive has left the battle-field. A man may be brought down instantly by injuries or, just as inevitably, near the end of a long life.
How Iowa Conquered the World: The Story of a Small Farm State's Journey to Global Dominance
Price: Free! Words: 51,120. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
Iowa is considered a backward farm state full of bumpkins who wear Carhartt jackets and do little besides give the world corn. But what if that understanding is wrong? What if Iowa has done more to influence the modern world than any other population group?
Arnhem Land's Children
Price: Free! Words: 142,530. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It was hot, sudden stillness was in the late afternoon air. The waterhole's surface shone with unnatural smoothness. Pig tracks at it's edge told of pigs just gone. Bubbles popped up, spreading ripples, fracturing tree and sky reflections; decaying vegetation, said my mind. I should have known better, I should have smelt crocodile!! What is it about the Northern Territory that fascinates us all?
Letters From The Border and Other Less Told Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,340. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
The Valley of River Namka Chu was indeed the ‘Valley of No Return’ for soldiers who ventured into it and perished. For those that survived, the eternal question, haunting and unanswered still lingers 40 years later: Why were we sent in? The trials, tribulations and travails of Seven Brigade Troops during Op. Leghorn.
Sounds in my Shadow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,170. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
This is a historical fiction of a young Canadian man that was left home to mind his younger brother and their small farm at age nine. It tells of the life of a young boy at the age of 11 having to work as a man. The kindness of strangers helped him to endure the loneliness of a strange world with no longer a family for comfort.
Felipe Cossío del Pomar: la historia poco contada de San Miguel de Allende
Price: Free! Words: 63,030. Language: Spanish. Published: September 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Felipe Cossío del Pomar (1888-1981) de origen peruano, llegó a San Miguel de Allende, México en 1926. El era un humanista, un hombre aristocrático de modales y gustos refinados. Fue pintor, escritor, historiador, profesor y líder político. Fundó la Universidad de Bellas Artes y fue uno de los co-fundadores del Instituto Allende. Esto es la historia poco contada de San Miguel de Allende.
Humans on the Menu: The Tragic Story of the Donner Party
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,900. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
The history of the west 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.
Deconstructing the Syrian War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,470. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
The mainstream narrative about the Syrian war is sheer propaganda. The truth about this war: it was Project Mujahideen 2.0 - a proxy war waged with extremists and terrorists. To understand this war, is to know how the world works. This book has shocking revelations about the Syrian war, ISIS, propaganda, globalism and even social engineering.
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.
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 ,...
Impresiones de Lucía Richard; Literatura, arte y sociedad en el Chile de los años 50
You set the price! Words: 109,980. Language: Spanish. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America
Lucía Richard Barnard fue una escritora chilena que destacó como poeta, ensayista, conferenciante, artículista, cuentista, sobresaliendo tanto por la belleza y profundidad de su obra, como por su participación en los principales movimientos culturales, literarios y feministas de la sociedad santiaguina de los años 50.
The Queen of Blood and Seduction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,150. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Biography
This is a story about incest, murder, adultery and other assorted crimes. It is about a vivacious and evil young Queen who used her body to turn aside the tide of Roman destiny and that of the world. Julius Caesar led his famous legions in conquest of the known world before succumbing to her feminine charms. Then Marc Antony threw away an empire and his own honor to follow her to his destruction.