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A Walking Tour of Edenton, North Carolina
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Edenton, North Carolina is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
A Walking Tour of New Bern, North Carolina
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of New Bern, North Carolina is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
L’Augmentation du parti Nazi
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You set the price! Words: 12,820. Language: German. Published: June 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Peu auraient cru que le Parti Nazi, en commençant comme un gang de soldats sans emploi en 1919, deviendrait le gouvernement juridique de l'Allemagne en 1933. En quatorze ans, un obscur caporal, Adolf Hitler, deviendrait le Chancelier d'Allemagne.
Lakeland Hunting Memories - Volume One
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Series: Lakeland Hunting Memories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
Recollections of Lakeland hunting in the '50s and '60s. This first volume is an introduction to further, larger volumes which will be compiled from the popular web site Lakeland Hunting Memories established three years ago by Ron Black and Wendy Fraser. Here are some pages that are soon to be archived.
A Walking Tour of Wilmington, North Carolina
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Wilmington, North Carolina is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
A Walking Tour of Durham, North Carolina
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Durham, North Carolina is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Fundamental, Basic, Natural Principles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
What is it that constitutes Fundamental, Basic, Natural Principles? Without an explanation and a definition, these words are nothing more than another worthless sound bite, similar to the often used but never defined, “conservative principles”, “core values”, “Christian values”, “Biblical principles”, “moral values”, Republican principles, or you name it.
A Walking Tour of Greensboro, North Carolina
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Greensboro, North Carolina is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
De Havilland Australia 'Drover' Trimotor.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
De Havilland Australia (DHA) Drover tri-motor was an 3-engined airplane development of the UK Company's Dove. Literally a third 'centre' power-plant at the nose added mainly to increase the capability of the the airplanes used by companies and individuals in the 'outback' or bush the airplane also being referred to as DHA 'Bushman.' UK 'Flight' magazine April 1948 described it as simple and robust
The Cambodian Air Force -- A History
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The original air arm was the Royal Khmer Aviation, becoming Aviation Nationale Khmer in 1954. During the Vietnam War Cambodia 'kept all it balls in the air' the Prince trusting only the French and switching his alliance regularly to other nations such as China, the Soviets the US and back to France. The Khmer Rouge took power in 1975. Today the country is known as Cambodia again without an AF!
A Walking Tour of Raleigh, North Carolina
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Raleigh, North Carolina is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Celtic Influences in the North of Spain and the Roots of Heresy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011 by The Electronic Book Company. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
When the ancient tribe of the Iberi parted company at the mouth of the Danube,one group moved into Europe while the other went south to Egypt. Generations later they were to reunite in northern Spain. Celtic Influences in the North of Spain suggests that these were the forerunners of the Irish and Scottish Celts. How did their pagan legacy lead a Gnostic bishop, Priscillian of Avila, to his death?
a Walking Tour of Charlotte, North Carolina
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Charlotte, North Carolina is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
US Air Operations in Laos
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
During the early stages of the Vietnam War air operations in Laos were a mere rumor but it was not long before pilots in Vietnam and Thailand were becoming aware there was 'another theater', one where there was no higher echelon no rank and few rules. They heard about US pilots flying Cessna O-1 and North American T-28 Trojan out of many places of previously unheard of names on daring missions.
Keys to Unlocking House History
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,940. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Are you researching the history of your home or property? Or perhaps you are a genealogist trying to find out where your ancestors lived. Keys to Unlocking House History offers a step-by-step guide on where to find the resources to assist in researching house history. This book will help remove the frustration and put the fun into house research.
Dornier's Do X 'Giant' flying-boat
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
The Dornier Do X 'Giant' skimmed along the surface of Lake Constance during its first take-off this historical event occurred at 9.38 am on 12 July 1929. Now all twelve Bristol Jupiter engines were running as the 'boat crossed the lake and after only a 500m take-off run it was 5m above the water Not all subsequent flights were as successful and on one occasion the 'Giant' failed to take-off!?
The World of Lady Lazarus
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Price: Free! Words: 8,700. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011 by Five Tigers Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » Europe / Austria & Hungary
Michele Lang is the author of the acclaimed LADY LAZARUS historical fantasy series from Tor. In this little guide, you will find a window into the historical and metaphysical context for the series – the intense, fascinating café culture of Budapest in the 1930s. A non-fiction collection of information and essays to complement the fantasy series.
Air Arms of the 1990s Balkan Wars
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
As well as Lithuania (See Smashwords Editions) the air forces of two other Baltic States that had been part of the USSR for 50yrs with Soviet forces and VVS based on their soil had to come to terms with having to provide their own air defence. In the event although full of good intent neither air arm deployed more that a few Mi-2/8 and light-transports. Even the Border Guards were better equipped.
Grenada
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Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
An account of the Grenada Invasion (Operation Urgent Fury)
Kamehameha and Vancouver, Rendezvous in Paradise
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
The relationship between King Kamehameha I and British Captain George Vancouver set the course of history for the Hawaiian people after European contact. The alliance had enormous benefit to them both. In February 1794 they met at Kealakekua Bay. Author Jack Kelly employs extensive research, oral history and local lore to weave a fresh and enlightening perspective on Hawaiian history.