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Arnhem Land's Children
Price: Free! Words: 142,530. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It was hot, sudden stillness was in the late afternoon air. The waterhole's surface shone with unnatural smoothness. Pig tracks at it's edge told of pigs just gone. Bubbles popped up, spreading ripples, fracturing tree and sky reflections; decaying vegetation, said my mind. I should have known better, I should have smelt crocodile!! What is it about the Northern Territory that fascinates us all?
Social Cultural History of Ancient India
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 25,770. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
The present Book “ Social and Cultural History of Ancient India” has been prepared for the students of graduate, Post Graduate and other Competitive Examination of History Courses Syllabus in almost all the Indian Universities. This work is also meant for the general readers who have some interest in early Indian history. The present work deals with the ancient history of India from Stone Age to S
Social Cultural History of Ancient India
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 25,770. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
The present Book “ Social and Cultural History of Ancient India” has been prepared for the students of graduate, Post Graduate and other Competitive Examination of History Courses Syllabus in almost all the Indian Universities. This work is also meant for the general readers who have some interest in early Indian history. The present work deals with the ancient history of India from Stone Age to S
Dear Willy, The True Story of a Life Well Lived
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,490. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dear Willy, The True Story of a Life Well Lived is a social history about a German family living through the tumultuous years of 1914 to 1947. The story is told through journals, letters, and photos that were saved by Willy Geheb who was the only family member that immigrated to the United States. Historical comments, added for depth and clarity, enrich the reader's experience.
Thunderbolt
Price: Free! Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Astrology, Nonfiction » History » North America
This book is an analysis of the present day Second American Revolution, from an astrologer's perspective. Included in the analysis is the the discussion of why the American Patriot is revolting against the "Deep State" which includes Pedophiles, Satanists and a Media that is propagandizing the "Sheeple".
Ragnar and the Women Who Loved Him
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,460. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Medieval
The famous Viking, Ragnar Lodbrok, accomplished many great deeds according to the Viking Sagas associated with him. However, for many, it is his personal life, and the women who loved him that garners the most interest. So, who were these women and why did they love him?
BERDER la magnifique
Price: $3.55 USD. Words: 31,900. Language: French. Published: December 10, 2017. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
Berder la belle, Berder la magnifique est détentrice d'une histoire construite par des hommes et des femmes hors du commun. À travers les portraits du comte Dillon, du général Boulanger, de la duchesse d'Uzès, truculents et passionnants, laissons-nous porter au gré des ans. Ces personnages hauts en couleur font partie de l'histoire de France, de l'histoire de la Bretagne.
The Covenant - On the Origin of the Abrahamic Faith, by Means of Deification
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,260. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
This historical essay takes readers back to the Bronze Age, some 3,500 years ago, at a time when men of power were viewed as living gods. Using sociology, anthropology and etymology, it asks pertinent questions and dissects the biblical Covenant to explore an innovative and thought provoking interpretation that exposes this story like never before.
War and Liberty: One man's story
Price: $5.71 USD. Words: 45,400. Language: British English. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
I flew in the UK's RAF in World War ll with Coastal Command, in Swordfish, Catalina and Liberator aircraft. We patrolled searching for U-boats and protected civilian ships, engaging the enemy in combat. Many of my comrades died. This book relates the various escapades over six years of war against three enemy nations, and travel to four continents with the three squadrons in which I served.
Patricia Brooks Eldridge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,830. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
n this first book of the Eagle and Child historical novel series, young Devon Quail is launched into an often dangerous world by the death of her entire family. Her spirit and ingenuity will be tested again and again as she moves through the full spectrum of 19th-century London society and beyond, from the penniless to the over-privileged.
Gringos,contras y sandinistas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,390. Language: Spanish. Published: December 5, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Interesante perspectiva geopolítica, histórica y estratégica de la guerra civil nicaragüense derivada de la revolución sandinista apadrinada por Cuba y la Unión Soviética, que por tratarse de un hecho político de gran magnitud en Latinoamérica, desató la respuesta intensa de la CIA de Estados Unidos con grupos armados y el famoso escándalo Irán-Contras del coronel Oliver North
Charles-Joseph, Prince de Ligne: Selected Letters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,550. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Charles-Joseph, Seventh Prince de Ligne, was from a prominent family in Hainaut, Belgium, and served in the army of the Hapsburg empire.This collection of letters and notes focuses on some of his political ideas or on his preening as a "man about town." All have been vetted for their reliability: gay, but not licentious; serious, but not stodgy; both profound and lighthearted.
Nordsø-Eskadren og Kampen ved Helgoland d. 9 Mai 1864.
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 33,840. Language: Danish. Published: December 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Otto Lütken har samlet officielle beretninger og øjenvidneberetninger fra slaget ved Helgoland den 9. maj 1864, og har herudfra sammenstykket en spændende beretning om både optakten til slaget og selve kamphandlingen ved Helgoland majdagen i 1864.
RELIGIOUS ZIONIZM OF RAV KOOK
Price: Free! Words: 29,490. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Orthodox, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
This book is an abridged version of the book Rav Kook, the Man and his Teaching by Pinchas Polonsky, published by Machanaim in 2006. It was the first publication in Russian on the fundamental tenets of Religious Zionism, and about Rav Kook.
Гробовете на Трикери
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: Bulgarian. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » History » European
Тук ви поднасяме забравената книжка от благородния чех „Гробовете на Трикери”, показваща отношението на гърците към българските военнопленници и свидетелство за незачитането на международните конвенции относно третирането имв периода на войните на два пъти - през 1913 г., след Междусъюзническата война, и след 1918 г. Военнопленниците са избивани, осакатявани, лишавани от здравни грижи и храна.
Os Códigos Q
Price: Free! Words: 830. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Este e-book vai te ensinar os códigos e ainda te passar dicas de memorização, para você ficar apto.
Bob Pastor Jewish Challenger To Heavyweight Champion Joe Louis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Bob Pastor was a solid fighter who has been rated the second best Jewish heavyweight behind Max Baer. Pastor left NYU to pursue a boxing career. At 25, when he fought Joe Louis for a second time, the fight also pitted Pastor's trainer, Jimmy Johnson, and Louis' promoter Mike Jacobs, as adversaries. A former Madison Square Garden booster, Johnson hoped to diminish Louis' growing marketability.
Из воспоминаний директора судостроителього завода
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 12,600. Language: Russian. Published: November 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » History » Russian
В этой книге воспоминания человека прошедшего путь от сына «врага народа» из Грузии до директора одного из крупнейших судостроительных заводов СССР в Украине. Детали биографии автора переплетены с историей превращения небольшого завода в наиболее передовое предприятие отрасли и механикой борьбы за выживание в период развала экономики 90-х годов.
The Battle of Dranesville
Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
In late December 1861 Brigadier General J. E. B. Stuart and Brigadier General E. O. C. Ord both led their infantry brigades out of their camps in search of forage. At this time they were both relatively unknown, though the following four years would see them both immortalized, Stuart switching arms to the cavalry and Ord switching theaters to the West.
Mathew Hopkins, Witchfinder General.
Series: Educational Books. · All Of My Books. · History Books.. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: British English. Published: November 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Witchcraft and wicca, Nonfiction » History » European
Mathew Hopkins, Witchfinder General. Matthew Hopkins is perhaps the most notorious name in the history of English witchcraft, more commonly he was known as “The Witch-Finder General”. Throughout his reign of terror 1645-1646, Hopkins acquired a feared and evil reputation as a ‘fingerman’ (informer), paid by local authorities to commit perjury. Find out his story here.