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Cóndor el Aire-Operación Anorí
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,730. Language: Spanish. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » South American, Essay » Political
Descripción analítico-histórica de la Operación Anorí que condujo a la baja en combate de los hermanos Manuel y Antonio Vásquez Castaño fundadores del Eln, situación que condujo al grupo terrorista al borde de la extinción, como consecuencia de la presión del Ejército colombiano, coyuntura política desaprovechada por el Estado colombiano, por ambiciones politiqueras del presidente Alfonso López.
The Anacostia Diaries: The Rants of a Madman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,370. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness
The Anacostia Diaries is an account like no other. It is the story of living in a neighborhood blighted by violence and deprivation, a look at the flaws which exist in American society and the reality of living amongst drug dealers, addicts, gun crime and the racial prejudices which continue to haunt the United States.
Hubris, a Railroad Through the Grand Canyon, and the Death of Frank Mason Brown: A Parable for Our Time
Price: Free! Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
“Really!? A railroad through the bottom of the Grand Canyon?” Crazy, right? But in fact, it came closer to happening than most realize. Here is the little-known story of how hubris killed the railroad’s president and saved the Grand Canyon. It offers a lesson on the fate of men who concoct such schemes and promise riches without regard to environmental consequences or costs to future generations.
Cinq documents originaux pour accompagner le livre Épiphane de Salamine, docteur de l'iconoclasme ?
You set the price! Words: 158,430. Language: French. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious art, Nonfiction » History » Medieval
Traductions de l’Ancoratus de saint Épiphane de Salamine, la Réfutation et destruction des arguments d’Eusèbe et d’Épiphanide, sottement avancés contre l’incarnation du Christ notre Sauveur, de saint Nicéphore de Constantinople, la Réfutation et destruction du décret du concile de 815, de Nicéphore, et la Vie de Nicéphore de Constantinople et la Vie d’Épiphane de Salamine.
Paper And Printing Press: The Cause For The Rise And Fall Of Muslims
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Sufi, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Must read to know the cause for the rise and fall of Muslims. This book highlights the attitude of the earlier and the later Muslims towards paper and printing press, and how this attitudinal shift lead to their downfall. By learning these lessons we can prevent the mistakes that we once committed.
El conquistador alemán Pedro Lísperguer Wittemberg: las vivencias europeas de un intrépido cortesano
Series: Los protegidos del César. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 204,930. Language: Spanish. Published: February 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » History » European
El conquistador alemán Pedro Lísperguer, abuelo de la célebre "la Quintrala", uno de los tópicos literarios más importantes de Chile, no sólo tuvo un glorioso pasado en el Perú y Chile colonial, sino que también, tuvo un interesante pasado pre-americano, compartiendo vivencias junto al Emperador Carlos V y otros destacados personajes del imperio en Alemania, los Países Bajos, España e Inglaterra.
Another Name for Paradise: A Journey through the History and Nature of Northern Colorado, Second Edition
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,310. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
For more than 10,000 years the foothills and mountains of Northern Colorado have been home to many people. Despite floods and fire, drought and disease, people continue to call this place home. Through a first-person narrative, writer James C. Hess comes to understand his place in this place.
National Guard Forces in the Cyber Domain - Integrating the Guard into National Cyber Forces and Defenses, Cybersecurity Protecting Critical Infrastructure from Hactivists and Terrorist Groups
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,210. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security, Nonfiction » History » Military
Today the nation faces the new challenge of how to best defend itself against cyber attacks. Just as the militia, forbearers to the National Guard, enabled George Washington's attack against Trenton, the National Guard stands ready today to work with Department of Defense (DoD) to counter the growing cyber threat.
Hotel Windsor Fire Fifth Avenue, New York City March 17, 1899
Price: $3.05 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / 19th Century
The Windsor Hotel was a fixture on Fifth Avenue in the late 19th century. John D. Rockefeller, authors Matthew Arnold and Oscar Wilde and foreign dignitaries stayed there regularly. My e-book looks at the day of the fire and recounts eyewitness accounts of events. It is likely that the inferno began on the first floor. A stray match or a blaze that began in the kitchen may have been responsible.
La guerre vue de Marseille. Comment un quartier, une ville, un pays, ont vecu la tourmente, de 1939 a 1945
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,430. Language: French. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
First volume of a book describing how World War II was lived in France , in particular in Marseille were the author lived. This volume covers the years 1938-1942. The second volume will cover years 1943 to 1945. And a third volume will be about Charles de Gaulle through his writings and those who knew him during the War.
Fanny Marion Jackson Coppin: First Black Female Principal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » History » American
From a slave born in Washington D.C. to the namesake of a Maryland State University, Fanny Coppin was a world-class teacher. My book is a historical overview of her life and accomplishments. This book is the second in my Forget Me Not series.
Türk Toplulukları
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: Turkish. Published: February 20, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Turkey & Ottoman Empire
Bölgesel olarak bir değerlendirme veya karşılaştırma yapmak için coğrafyayı esas alarak Doğu ve Batı Türk toplulukları ve azınlıkları diye iki grup yapmayı uygun bulduk. Batı Türk toplulukları ve azınlıkları, Osmanlıların Balkanlar’ı fetihleri ile birlikte bugünkü yaşadıkları topraklara gelip yerleşmişlerdir.
Türk Kavimleri
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: Turkish. Published: February 20, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Turkey & Ottoman Empire
Türkler, dünyanın en eski, asil, büyük devletler kurup, pek çok ünlü şahsiyetler yetiştiren medenî milletlerinden biridir. Türkler, Nuh peygamberin oğullarından Yâfes'in Türk adlı oğlunun neslindendir.
Naanya Spriha
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 22,090. Language: Hindi. Published: February 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history
लेखक श्री भगवती चरण भारतीय संस्कृति के विषद अध्येता है .इनका जनम बिहार प्रान्त के पटना जिले में श्री वीरेंद्र कुमार सिंह और श्री मति सरोज कुमारी के घर में १९८२ में हुआ . शिक्षा भी पटना से ही हुई . स्नातक की परीक्षा में पटना विश्वविद्यालय में फर्स्ट डिवीज़न प्राप्त करने वाले श्री भगवती चरण २०१० में भारतीय राजस्व सेवा में सामिल हुए .
Cangalli: An American Company Searches for an Ancient River of Gold
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,210. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » South American, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Four hundred years of mining in the Tipuani gold district of Bolivia convinced this small Denver explorer that their gold claim showed evidence of an ancient river system holding large amounts of gold. This theory was held in question by authorities. The company was determined to prove them all wrong. True story recorded by the author and later became a shareholder.
Door Hanger for World Trade Center & 9-11
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies
This short ebook presents a formated, 4 inch by 11 inch, door hanger that has been distributed for public awareness of 9-11 and DrJudyWood.com. Door hangers are an excellent means for advertising and getting the word out in communites and neighborhoods. Numerous websites online can provide inexpensive door hangers, printed on 100# card stock and ready for hanging on door knobs.
Popular Culture and Current Affairs in the Early 21st Century (2000s & 2010s): My Perspective
Price: Free! Words: 10,950. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » History » Reference
This book outlines some of the major events and cultural themes of the first two decades of the 21st century. This book was written as a reference companion to my other books, especially the Princess’s Spirit novels, as my viewpoint of this period has deeply affected my writing. However, I believe it may also be interesting more generally as one ‘participant’ perspective on this period.
Alexander and His Great Horse
Price: Free! Words: 250. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
This story is a historical book about Alexander the Great. It is about the first encounter of Alexander the Great and his famous horse Bucephalus.
Mi Peor Acción de Gracias Siempre: Una Tragedia Panamericana
Price: $5.19 USD. Words: 20,300. Language: Spanish. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Si un hombre es asaltado en una gran ciudad centroamericana y su esposa no está allí para oírle gritar, ¿está realmente en el dolor? Esta es una historia real. Ninguno de los nombres ha sido cambiado porque hay muy pocos inocentes aquí. Si usted me dañó a mí o a mis hijos de alguna manera o se interpuso entre nosotros, incluyendo financieramente, usted será responsable.
He Will Rule as God: The Political History Behind the Bible's Old Testament
Price: Free! Words: 162,290. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
He Will Rule as God unveils the political history of ancient Israel. The publication is an in-depth examination, but also an unbiased and objective commentary on the first fourteen books of the Old Testament.