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Conduct of the Partisan War in the Revolutionary War South - Settlement, Early Conflict, Native Americans and Formative Years of the Militia, Civil War in the Backcountry, Leaders, Slavery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 123,410. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
The partisan war in the Revolutionary War South demonstrated the vital linkage between the civil and military authorities. In the policies created to persuade the people of the righteousness of the American cause and neutralize opposition, the civil leadership of South Carolina inadvertently set the conditions for a violent civil war.
Operation Sealords: A Study in the Effectiveness of the Allied Naval Campaign of Interdiction - Vietnam War Barrier to Support Riverine Operations, Zumwalt, Market Time, Game Warden, Viet Cong
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 113,270. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The Vietnam War allied naval barrier operations to interdict the enemy infiltration of men and supplies coming across the Cambodian border into the Mekong Delta region was successful only through the utilization of joint combined naval, ground, and air assets
Only in the Mind of the Enemy: Can Deterrence Effectiveness be Measured? Military Deception, Historical Cases, Japan World War II, Cuban Missile Crisis, Libya, Iraq, Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 122,930. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
The concept of deterrence is as old as war, but determining if deterrence activities and messages are having the desired effect on the adversary decision maker is challenging since the adversary will not readily admit to being deterred.
The Army Nurse Corps: A Commemoration of World War II Service - Early Operations in the Pacific, Recruitment and Training, Black Nurses, At the Front, Chain of Evacuation, Sicily and Southern Italy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 112,140. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The Army Nurse Corps in World War II: More than 59,000 American nurses served in the Army Nurse Corps during World War II. Nurses worked closer to the front lines than they ever had before.
Clausewitzian Friction and Future War - Desert Storm, Air-to-Air Combat, Intractability of Strategic Surprise, Nonlinearity, Modern Taxonomy, Dispersed Information, Clarity about War as It Actually Is
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 150,790. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Friction is an inevitable impediment to effective action and was a significant factor in war long before Clausewitz popularized the term.
The Fight For Rorke's Drift
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,910. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
A graphic account of the defence of Rorke’s Drift, the battle made famous by the motion picture ‘ZULU!’ An isolated garrison of British soldiers successfully defended a field hospital and supply store against a ferocious Zulu army, which was vastly superior in number. With information taken from the JWB Historical Library, compiled over four decades.
Предназначение: освободить Константинополь
Price: $1.40 USD. Words: 45,510. Language: Russian. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Nonfiction » History » Russian
XXI век. Орден «Святой Софии» ждет предсказанного освобождения Константинополя. Пастырь Ордена тридцать лет живет двойной жизнью. Он читает лекции в лучших мировых университетах и работает учителем истории в интернате украинского городка. Пастырь рассказывает о борьбе за Город, оживляя сухие исторические факты, путешествует по миру, находит сторонников из разных стран и строит бизнес-империю.
Der Aufstand des Zanj
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 120,400. Language: German. Published: April 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
Die Zanj war afrikanische Sklaven, die verpflichtet sind, in den südlichen Ländereien des Iraqs zu arbeiten. Wenn sie rebellierten, hatten sie sich von den Sklaven der Städte und der angrenzenden Dörfer angeschlossen. Sein Fuhrer, Ali ibn Muhammad, war ein Mann, der sich seines Elends und ihres Verlobten der Ländereien und der Vermögen bewußt wurde.
Нараджэнне беларускай Гародні
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,930. Language: Belarusian. Published: April 4, 2016 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Кніга сучаснага беларускага даследчыка Андрэя Чарнякевіча распавядае пра фарміраванне ў Гародні аднаго з галоўных цэнтраў беларускага нацыянальнага руху ў першай палове ХХ ст. На падставе малавядомых архіўных і друкаваных крыніц аўтар стварае шырокую панараму сацыяльна-палітычнага жыцця даваеннай Гародні, апісвае яе беларускае аблічча на фоне бурлівых падзей, звязаных са шматлікімі зменамі ўлады і
Thuật phòng, trị gian tà.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,140. Language: Vietnamese. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Rất khó đề phòng lòng dạ sâu hiểm của bọn gian tà, nhưng không thể không phòng, đã phòng thì phải có thuật, có sách lược. Vì vậy, có thể nói cuốn “Thuật phòng, trị gian tà “ là cuốn binh thư xử thế, dùng để đo lòng dạ con người, sử dụng con người và chế ngự gian tà ; là cẩm nang của những ai muốn thành đạt trên con đường sự nghiệp, muốn thành công trên thương trường đầy sóng gió.
Engage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,680. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » History » American
Compatriot Dr. Troy Clark signals permanent losses to religious liberty in America as an eroding pillar undergirding basic freedoms enjoyed by all U.S. citizens. Churches remain largely paralyzed and unmobilized politically, as large swaths of freedom in America disappear forever. Yet, what is a Christian’s role in politics? Dr. Clark delivers a powerful response challenging Christians today.
Los descubridores españoles en el Pacífico
Price: Free! Words: 32,220. Language: Spanish. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania
Las expediciones españolas en el Océano Pacífico durante los siglos XVI-XVII.
Запретная история России. Сборник 4
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 46,030. Language: French. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
We continue to discover the mysteries of the recent past, terrible and tragic. The book "Empire of the Russian Tsars" on the history of Russia in the late 16th-17th century.
Tam Quốc Diễn Nghĩa
Price: $1.21 USD. Words: 538,810. Language: Vietnamese. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Đời Tam Quốc tức là khoảng thời gian gần sáu mươi năm, trong đó đế quốc Trung Hoa chia làm ba nước, mà ba vị vua đều xưng "hoàng đế" cả. Nhưng vì phải kể từ các nguyên nhân dẫn đến những biến cố mở đầu tạo ra thế "ba chân vạc", nên bộ Tam Quốc phải chép những biến cố từ lúc nhà Đông Hán suy vi cho đến lúc nhà Tấn gồm thâu ba nước, tức là chép những chuyện từ năm Trung bình thứ nhất đời ...
The Chronicles of Heaven's War: Blood Moon Rising
Price: Free! Words: 143,810. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The tempest was only beginning to boil up. Few could see what it would engulf before exhausting itself upon a ruined land. And a ruined land it was to be…millions of lives snuffed out with countless cities buried in smoldering rubble. Yet it was going to happen, causing those involved to release a collective sigh, for the day had come at last.
The Cochin Jewish Book of Meat and Fish
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,870. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016 by Tamarind Tree Books Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Jewish & Kosher, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
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For 2000 years, the Jews of Cochin from India's Malabar coast adhered to dietary laws of the Hebrew Bible. Coconut milk-laced, spiced, aromatic dishes of grain, vegetables and permitted meats and fish became quintessentially kosher and Jewish. Coriander, cumin, cardamom, cinnamon, pepper and coconut dominate their cuisine. The Cochinis in Israel still serve/enjoy the same traditional Kerala fare.
Sporting Pastimes at Seaham Harbour
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,530. Language: British English. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Lacrosse
The development of sport as a social pastime began to grow from the mid-19th century when working people began to enjoy the concept of the "weekend" when they did not work. This exploration of sporting pastimes at Seaham Harbour covers the period from 1835 through to the mid-20th century when sport and recreational activities were woven into the very social fabric of every-day life in the town.
Miranda, una vida universal. (El Desafío de la Historia, Vol. 1)
Price: Free! Words: 31,120. Language: Spanish. Published: March 15, 2016 by Adoro Leer. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » History » South American
Muchos creen que la historia sólo es un asunto de luchas y contiendas políticas, y además, que sólo brinda cabida a los grandes hombres que han conquistado la gloria y el poder mediante nombradas ejecutorias. El contenido de El desafío de la historia abrirá un espacio más amplio, de manera que otras actividades humanas y otra suerte de logros, no menos dignos, también tengan su importante lugar.
Busting Myths about Nuclear Deterrence - America Does Not Use Nuclear Weapons, Nuclear Weapons Have Only Limited Utility for Their Cost, Nukes are Going Away, U.S. Can Deter with Submarines Alone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,100. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study analyzes four myths about American nuclear weapons and the nuclear deterrence they provide.
The Blind History Lady Presents; The First Things I Learned
Series: The Blind History Lady Presents. Price: Free! Words: 53,870. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Inclusive education
The first book in a historical series of stories that look back at the day-to-day, lives of the average blind man or woman in the United States over the past two centuries. Learn about the blind persons who had come before, all they had to traverse to live a normal life and to accomplish all they did and with so few resources that the blind take for granted today.