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The King Arthur Gene by Anthony Murphy Barrett
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
If King Arthur and his followers existed at all, their descendants’ DNA would be with us today. Recent genetic testing is revealing patterns of a historic migration of 400 families who were of one tribe. Are you a descendant of this tribe; the tribe of King Arthur? Take up this quest of self-discovery.
Artisans of Naples & the Amalfi Coast: Where to Buy Authentic Cameos, Capodimonte, Coral Jewelry, Inlay, Limoncello, Maiolica, Nativities, Papier-Mâché, & More, Made by Traditional Neapolitan Artisans by Laura Morelli
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,170. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Shopping, Nonfiction » History » European
Laura Morelli leads you beyond the souvenir shops of Naples and the Amalfi Coast for an immersive cultural experience that you won't find in any other guidebook. ARTISANS OF NAPLES & THE AMALFI COAST brings you inside the multi-generational studios of some of the region's most authentic master artisans so that you can bring home the best of Italy in your suitcase.
My Small Part in WWII or How I Discovered St. Tropez Before Brigitte Bardot by William D. Rouse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,020. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015 and represented by KD Rouse. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
A highly original tale, Plucked Again! manages to be both funny and insightful as protagonist Flanker is given a second chance at life with the guidance of a surprising guru, Mac, an ancient, very wise, talking chicken. While Mac leads Flanker to making sense of his past and improving his future, Plucked Again! takes the reader on an entertaining journey that also proves to the rest of us that it
The Hidden History Of Humanism by Chirag Patel & Rishabh Prasad
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,870. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2015 by Danny H Jorgensen. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Humanism, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Humanism has a history and tradition as long and complex as any major religion, and older than most religions. It has traced a conceptual path around Eurasia, holding onto remnants of each place. Secular humanism has hidden much of this history from us. This book aims to redress the balance by exploring Humanism's path from China, through India, the Middle East, northern Africa and finally Europe.
On the origins of Glagolitic by Tobias Rais
Price: Free! Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Slavic Languages (Other), Nonfiction » History » European
This book probes into the Oriental origins of the Glagolitic script, used by Slavic people in the Middle Age before being replaced by Cyrillic.
The American Revolutionary War – A Short History by Doug West
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,910. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
The American Revolutionary War was an event that changed the path of nations. The birth of the United States of America signaled a deadly struggle that cost the lives of thousands of American and British soldiers. This bitter war would drag on for years with battlegrounds scattered up and down the eastern seaboard of the now United States – few were spared the effects of the war.
Dream Log 2015.09.18.0900 by Ilyan Kei Lavanway
Price: Free! Words: 3,430. Language: American English. Published: September 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » New Age » Near-death experiences
Is there an afterlife? Why are so many people claiming to have near death experiences (NDEs)? Is there such thing as a micro death event while sleeping? Something happened to me while asleep one morning. I met a deceased relative I had never known or heard of in all my life. He wants me to find his sister and her husband, both living, whom I had ever heard of until I acted on this experience.
Los secretos de una diosa by Zujeily Clemente
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: Spanish. Published: September 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Su esposo creyó que la había dejado de amar, pero cuando ya no la tuvo con el fue que noto cuanto la amaba. y que lo que sentía por esa otra joven no era mas que un espejismo creado por su confundida mente... ya era tarde, la había perdido y solo de recuerdos podía vivir el resto de la vida.
AP US History In-Depth Course Outline and Study Guide by William Lucht
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,120. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - AP exam
A book for students of AP US History, by a former taker of the test. This booklet provides a succinct outline and cause and effect for each topic in an easy to understand format. While this book cannot guarantee you a 5, it might help you understand key concepts better.
American History A Day at A Time - October by Paul R. Wonning
Series: American History A Day at A Time. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,330. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2015 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » American
Learn the history of the American colonies and its frontier by reading a daily lesson in American colonial history each day. This is the October installment of the 2015 edition of the series American History a Day at a Time. The October edition covers the historical events of the American colonial frontier that happened in October.
Fairbury, Illinois Book Authors by Dale Maley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Fairbury is a small town located in Central Illinois. It is 100 miles south of Chicago and 60 miles east of Peoria. It was founded in 1857 when the railroad first crossed Central Illinois. This short story attempts do documents all the Fairbury citizens who have authored books over the years. Several of these book authors are major figures in the history of Fairbury.
How I escaped from the USSR by Dimitri Sokolenko (Дмитрий Соколенко), Alexander Feht (Александр Фет) (translator), & Martin Mador (translator)
Price: Free! Words: 17,290. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015 by FEHT Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Russian
This autobiographical novella takes Dimitri Sokolenko from that gloomy farce of life in the USSR, through inane bureaucracy and danger, into India, Nepal, Pakistan, Italy and finally the United States. Translated by Alexander Feht and Martin Mador.
One Look: Deployment to Iraq 100 Days Captured in 100 Cartoons by Robert T. Belie
Price: Free! Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Nonfiction » History » Military
Capturing the essence of the war in Iraq has been done through words and photography, so I thought I’d set about cornering the market on lighthearted cartoons. I can’t draw to save my life, but that didn’t stop me, and thankfully no such demand has yet presented itself. During my deployment with the Army in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom I sketched out 100 cartoons, and well, here they are.
Emergency Rations: How One Young Tail Gunner Survived World War Two by Rebecca A. Goodrich
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
In 1943, Robert Stewart Goodrich tries to enlist in the Air Force to fight the Nazi onslaught. Rejected due to irregular heartbeat, he gets his father, an Air Force Colonel, to pull strings and get him in anyway. Bob, as tail gunner in the B-17 Flying Fortress, can expect to live through perhaps only a dozen missions. Bob endures 35 missions, and shares what he learned in order to survive.
The H.L. Hunley: its life and controversies by Joe C Combs 2nd
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » American
From the first idea of an underwater warship to its ultimate demise. This book covers a wide range of information on the Confederate submarine H.L. Hunley and its controversies, including who found the Hunley. There is a chapter dedicated to the discovery of the little submarine by each of the men who claim they discovered it. Followed by a chapter which looks at the two claims.
North Oahu Awakens by Gordon Morse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » War(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever wondered how the local people behaved during the bombing of Pearl Harbor? This is a true story about 2 young boys growing up in the midst of military movements and battles on the island of Oahu in Hawaii. The brothers grow up in the "up country" of the island amid superstition, juvenile detention housing, and military takeovers.
American History A Day at A Time – September by Paul R. Wonning
Series: American History A Day at A Time. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,270. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » American
Learn the history of the American colonies and its frontier by reading a daily lesson in American colonial history each day. This is the August installment of the 2015 edition of the series American History a Day at a Time. The September edition covers the historical events of the American colonial frontier that happened in September.