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My 1916: What the Easter Rising Means to Me
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,540. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
A collection of personal stories of people connecting with one of the most pivotal events in Irish history - the Easter Rising of 1916.
The Viking Chef
You set the price! Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Medieval
Torn between expectations and his love for cooking, Sven's life will never be the same after his first raid, if he manages to survive.
A Day in Indiana History - September
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,500. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
Learn about Indiana history a day at a time. Ideal for history lovers, Day in Indiana History – September teaches the historical facts about Indiana in an easy to understand format.
Istoria timpurie a cafelei
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,270. Language: Romanian. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » History, Nonfiction » History » Reference
Civilizaţia umană a cunoscut trei tipuri majore de bături nealcoolice extrase din plante, de-a lungul existenţei sale: ceaiul, cacao, şi cafeaua. Sursele vegetale preferate pentru astfel de băuturi sunt frunzele şi boabele. Dintre acesteam frunzele de ceai sunt cele mai utilizate, urmate de boabele de cafea, iar pe locul trei boabele de cacao. Dar din punctul de vedere al comerţului internaţional,
The Things We Do for Money…! Everything you always wanted to know about taxis but the driver wouldn’t tell you . .
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,990. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016 by Warrior Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Public Transportation, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
The first book about the Taxi Industry, this book has something for everyone: for cabbies a common theme with which they can identify; a word about the various authorities, companies & cab owners; & heaps of interesting information with over 40 pages of their questions and answers: Can I smoke in a cab? How much does a cabbie earn? Do cabbies get solicited? Do taxis carry only people & luggage?
Mysteries of the South: Alabama
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,350. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » Social history
-Noccalula’s Ghost -The Cahawba Ghost -The Alligator Monster -And More
The Haymarket Affair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
The Haymarket Affair came about through a chain of events which took place before the demonstrations actually happened. The Civil War was a major event in regards to the history of America because it played a major role in the way that the country progressed. This war was a long and bloody battle which was responsible for draining both the American population and economy.
Μακρυγιάννης, Απομνημονεύματα
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,830. Language: Greek. Published: August 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
Ο Μακρυγιάννης αποτελεί έναν από τους μεγαλύτερους Ελληνες πεζογράφους. Τα ‘’Απομνημονεύματά του αναφέρονται στην ελληνική επανάσταση, με έμφαση στις ‘’σκοτεινές σελίδες’’ της ελληνικής ιστορίας, τον εμφύλιο και τη βαυαροκρατία.
Revisiting South Africa's Nuclear Weapons Program
Price: Free! Words: 81,520. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » History » Military
Revisiting South Africa's Nuclear Weapons Program draws on previously secret information to provide the first comprehensive, technically-oriented look at South Africa’s nuclear weapons program; how it grew, evolved, and ended. It also finds lessons for today’s nuclear proliferation cases.
Bangkok People
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,020. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The profiles, mostly written for the Manager Magazine, before the 1997 Asian Economic Crisis of which the magazine ended up a victim, was from the time of Bangkok booming. Will it ever get quite up to those good-time heights again? Dig in and enjoy these vignettes of the real people who populated this wonderful city.
Kate Andersen Brower’s First Women The Grace and Power of Americas’ Modern First Ladies | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the groundbreaking backstairs look at the White House, The Residence, comes an intimate, news-making look at the true modern power brokers at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue: the First Ladies, from Jackie Kennedy to Michelle Obama.
Simon Sebag Montefiore’s The Romanovs 1613 - 1918 | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
The Romanovs were the most successful dynasty of modern times, ruling a sixth of the world’s surface for three centuries. How did one family turn a war-ruined principality into the world’s greatest empire? And how did they lose it all?This is the intimate story of twenty tsars and tsarinas, some touched by genius, some by madness, but all inspired by holy autocracy and imperial ambition.
Romania de azi, Romania de maine
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 34,860. Language: Romanian. Published: August 6, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Cartea „România de azi, România de mâine” scoate în evidență unele aspecte criticabile din Constituția României și din unele legi, aspecte care frânează dezvoltarea României în drumul ei spre instaurarea unei Democrații adevărate și a Statului de Drept. Se fac și propuneri de îmbunătățire în acest sens.
Nutuk
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 182,060. Language: Turkish. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Ey Türk istikbalinin evlâdı! İşte, bu ahval ve şerâit içinde dahi vazifen, Türk istiklâl ve Cumhuriyetini kurtarmaktır! Muhtaç olduğun kudret, damarlarındaki asil kanda mevcuttur!
Bayrak
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: Turkish. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Türk Bayrağının rengini şehitlerin kanından ilhamını da kan gölüne yansıyan Ay ve yıldızdan aldığını biliyoruz. Fakat bayrak hakkındaki bu bilgi bayrağın taşıdığı kutsal anlamı o anlamdaki sembolizmi ondaki derinliği ve yüceliği anlatmaya yetmez.
Du Yuesheng The Lord of Shanghai
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 32,790. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The Chinese secret societies were transformed into criminal organizations that would monopolize many trades. The most prestigious of them will bear the name of Green Band. And the most prestigious of the heads of the Green band will be Du Yuesheng, Du the big ears for his detractors.
Chariot of Knowledge: The Lost History of the Ancient Olympic Games
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,900. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016 by Sandra Rato. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
“Chariot of Knowledge” finally reveals the long-hidden story of the wider traditions that the Ancient Olympics were just one part of. Based on years of research into ancient sporting events and European mythology, it connects the famous games to a nigh-universal set of mystical beliefs that reach all the way back to the roots of Indo-European civilisation.
Ilusiones Áridas (Novela)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,410. Language: Spanish. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Family history
De estas historias hay muchas alrededor del mundo. Pero el drama, el dolor, el hambre y la tristeza son mucho más intensas cuando se vive una de ellas en carne propia. Escuchas la lluvia, sientes el frío y la dureza de la acera donde duermes y te preguntas por qué te pasa a ti, si tan sólo tienes once años.
General William C. Westmoreland: Symbol of America to War, 1964-1968, Symbol of War to America, 1982-1985 - A Study of Three News Magazines, Vietnam War, CBS Libel Trial
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,860. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examines how three major news magazines, Time, Newsweek and U.S. News & World Report, characterized General William C. Westmoreland during two different decades.
Declaration of Independence, Constitution, and Bill of Rights (Chinese edition)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 410. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: July 30, 2016 by Onyx Translations. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Declaration of Independence, Constitution, and Bill of Rights.