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A Burmese Heart
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,710. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Burmese Heart is an engrossing account of surviving history as told through the eyes of Tinsa Maw-Naing: a former political prisoner, daughter of a Prime Minister and wife of guerrilla leader. It is also the story of a country and its people - revolutionaries, intellectuals, martyrs, innocent bystanders - who are perpetually caught in the violent cycles of politics, a history silenced until now.
They Stole our World: How Native Americans were Treated from Early Colonial Times Onward
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,750. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
From the earliest moments of contact until after World War I, find out what debates raged on behalf of and against Native Americans, how their culture was stripped from them, citizenship denied them, and the schemes against them, to not only steal their land but to make them white. Their contributions to society have been immeasurable, but their rewards have been few and almost unseen.
The Dance of Ghosts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
Epidemic and deprivation were widespread among Native American tribes in the nineteenth century. The Ghost Dance asserted that Native Americans were God’s chosen people, attempting to restore Native American pride, dignity, power, and autonomy. The 1870 Ghost Dance was a combination of a curing rite (curing for diseases and to bring a "lost soul" back to its body) and an increase rite.
Examining the Issue of Enslaving Native Americans
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
In 1550-51, Bartolomé de las Casas and Juan Ginés de Sepúlveda, in the Valladolid Debate, attempted to settle the issue of whether or not Native Americans should have been enslaved, given sanction by the Pope. Both carefully argued their side, las Casas stating emphatically, through his "Apología," that Native Americans were not all uncivilized and that only Canaanite tribes could be enslaved.
NSA Secrets Declassified: Cryptologic Aspects of German Intelligence Activities in South America during World War II - Nazi, Reich Security Administration, Abwehr, Enigma Cipher Machine
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 223,810. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important NSA publication provides a historical guide to German clandestine activities in South America in World War II.
Ο ΝΑΟΣ ΤΟΥ ΑΓΙΟΥ ΜΗΝΑ ΣΤΟΥΣ ΛΟΓΓΑΔΕΣ ΙΩΑΝΝΙΝΩΝ
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Price: Free! Words: 6,170. Language: Greek. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Medieval
Ο ναός του αγίου Μηνά βρίσκεται στο χωριό Λογγάδες, παλιά Αρδομίτσα, κοντά στη λίμνη των Ιωαννίνων. Είναι αφιερωμένος στον άγιο Μηνά τον Αιγύπτιο. Στην παρούσα μελέτη γίνεται προσπάθεια καταγραφής της ιστορίας, της αρχιτεκτονικής και της διακόσμησής του.
ΕΜΠΟΡΙΚΟΙ ΔΡΟΜΟΙ ΣΤΟ ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΟ Η ΧΡΙΣΤΙΑΝΙΚΗ ΤΟΠΟΓΡΑΦΙΑ ΤΟΥ ΚΟΣΜΑ ΙΝΔΙΚΟΠΛΕΥΣΤΗ
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Price: Free! Words: 10,730. Language: Greek. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Η Χριστιανική Τοπογραφία του Κοσμά Ινδικοπλεύστη, στο πρώτο μισό του 6ου αιώνα, δίνει πολύ σημαντικές γεωγραφικές πληροφορίες για την Αιθιοπία, την Ινδία, την Κεϋλάνη, την Κίνα, οι οποίες είναι κατά κύριο λόγο ακριβείς γιατί προέρχονται από προσωπικά ταξίδια του συγγραφέα. Μας ενημερώνει για τη διακίνηση του βυζαντινού εμπορίου με τις χώρες της Ανατολής.
The JWB Historical Library: Journal Two - Zulus! A Graphic Account of the Defence of Rorke's Drift
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,630. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
The motion picture ZULU!, captures the atmosphere and gallantry of the defence of Rorke’s Drift - now read a concise and descriptive narrative that does the same.
LA HISTORIA DE LA HUMANIDAD- cortesia
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Price: Free! Words: 15,680. Language: Spanish. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Resumen de los 19 libros de la colección La historia de la Humanidad-
Disestablish: An Overview from Creation to the Ice Age
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,110. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
To Dislodge an enemy's foothold, you have to know he is one. Take a breakneck ride through thousands of years of history, science, and literature to discover the truth about Secular Humanism, its roots, and its impact from the beginning until now. These fifty brief pages could change everything. Can you afford not to read them?
NSA Secrets Declassified: Interviews with COMINT Leaders, Alwyn D. Kramer, Captain, USN (Ret.), Prescott H. Currier, Captain, USN (Ret.), John H. Tiltman, Brigadier (Ret.), William F. Friedman
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 224,510. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, three important NSA publications provide interviews with major figures in NSA history: Alwyn D. Kramer, Captain, USN (Ret.), Prescott H. Currier, Captain, USN (Ret.), John H. Tiltman, Brigadier (Ret.), and William F. Friedman.
NSA Secrets Declassified: Listening to the Rumrunners: Radio Intelligence during Prohibition, Cryptology, Elizebeth Friedman and USCG Thwart Rumrunners, Invisible Cryptologists: African-Americans
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 207,600. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, three important NSA publications provide unique information about cryptology and radio intelligence used in the fight against rumrunners during Prohibition, and African-American cryptologists.
Priče iz Gođenja - 1.dio
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,970. Language: Bosnian. Published: April 5, 2015 and represented by Irfan Lilic. Category: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Knjiga "Priče iz Gođenja" je serija priča koje su nastale u periodu od 2005 do 2014 u kojima je Mehmedalija Sulejman Lilić prenosio vijesti iz rodnog sela i sa svojim bogatim i razumljivim stilom uz mnoštvo slika budio uspomene po svijetu rasutih Gođenjaca. Prvi dio obuhvata dio priča napisanih 2005. godine.
La Segunda Guerra Mundial, la novela
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Price: $1.04 USD. Words: 240,170. Language: Spanish. Published: April 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
En esta saga se narrará la historia novelada de la segunda guerra mundial, con sus pasiones, sus amores y desamores, sus traiciones, sus batallas y sus protagonistas a través de los ojos de un oficial alemán, Otto Weilern, durante toda la campaña, entre los 17 y los 23 años. Este primer volumen se centra en el estallido de la guerra, la campaña de Polonia, la de Noruega y la de Francia.
Peter the Hermit
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,810. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
The story of Peter the Hermit’s involvement in the Frank – Byzantine – Sunni Seljuk Turk – Shia Fatimid Egyptian religious and territorial war of the late 11th century.
Nyayo Za Obama
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,980. Language: Swahili. Published: April 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Nyayo za Obama follows Barack Obama through his history making success in US politics. It is written in Swahili - language spoken by most people in Obama's ancestral home country Kenya and most of the region around it. In this book Swahili language, the most promising non-tribal and truly pan-African language, has been enriched vastly by a glossary of new words and terminology.
Coming to Las Vegas, A True Tale of Sex, Drugs & Sin City in the 70s
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 71,810. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This memoir tells how the author arrived in Las Vegas in 1973 to join a circus, opened the new MGM Grand Hotel/Casino as a cocktail waitress and, among other adventures, experienced a city-wide Culinary Union strike. Each story told in this memoir—of the Martin Scorsese “Casino” era of Las Vegas—is true, and many of them are humorous as well as outrageous.
A Citizen's Guide to the U.S. Constitution;
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 25,870. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
An basic introduction to the essential nature of the U.S. Constitution via an examination of pre-constitutional history and the fundamental principles of Constitutional interpretation by the Supreme Court. Each of the Constitution's key principles and clauses will identified and their meaning discussed in the context of Supreme Court decisions.
History of Christmases Past
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,270. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent
A collection of historical information about the traditions of Christmas through the centuries, including the religious aspects, decorations, games, food and plays.
Easter In Images
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
This book gives a brief description of Easter and traditions from across the world. With beautiful photos of postcards, jewelry and Fabrage eggs, this book is a treasure for history collectors everywhere.