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Dear Arlie: Postcards to a Friend (1907-1913)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Postcards
Traces of a friendship over a hundred years ago remain in the postcards Pauline Washburn sent to her friend Arlie Shinkle. Enjoy the journey of their friendship through these 21 postcards from 1907 to 1913. The historic images along with the words inscribed on the back take us back to a different time and place.
Holocaust Survivor Stories: Georgina: True Holocaust Survivor Stories from the Darkest Days of the Holocaust
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 34,960. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
Holocaust Survivor Stories: Georgina: True Holocaust Survivor Stories from the Darkest Days of the Holocaust An Incredible True Story of Survival Audacity and Deception from the Darkest Days of the Holocaust. December 1944 whilst heavy snows fall over Budapest and soldiers battle for the streets, Georgina a young Jewish woman, is nearly starving to death with her new born son.
What's in a Name?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,970. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » History » Family history
In What's In A Name? Ian Murray Tough examines the roots of etymology, with particular focus on surnames and their socio-geographical context. A fascinating and incisive study which may inspire others to conduct detective work into family history.
The Money Dragon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,620. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Family history
In this stunning novel, Pam Chun brings to life the story of Lau Ah Leong, the Money Dragon, the legendary founder of Honolulu’s Chinatown and his 5 wives. The great-granddaughter of Ah Leong, Chun reaches deep into family history to reveal a startling tale that depicts the tumult and opportunity that occurs when the deep-rooted traditions of the Chinese people conflict with the Americans.
The Conflict of the Ages Teacher I The Scientific History of Origins
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,200. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Teacher Edition includes complete student text, review questions, vocabulary, and answer keys. The Conflict of the Ages is a Multi-Part exploration of History, Science and ancient Literature. This first installment covers the concepts of God, time, Creation, physics, cosmology, and specifics about each day of Creation.
The Conflict of the Ages Teacher III They Deliberately Forgot The Flood and the Ice Age
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,510. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
The worldwide Flood is one of the most discounted records in the Scriptures. Yet it is supported around the world by historical accounts. Take a look at feasibility studies on the safety and the stocking of the Ark. The Geologic Column ought to prove that fossils reveal the age of the earth. They show progression from simple to complex organisms over millions of years. But do they?
Moçambique
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 19,420. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 30, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Este é um livro sobre Moçambique e traduz o choque entre uma África imaginada e uma África vivida nos finais dos anos cinquenta do séc. XX. É também um livro sobre o fim da infância, numa cidade colonial, Lourenço Marques, então no seu apogeu.
The Delaplaine Benjamin Disraeli - His Essential Quotations
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Here are Disraeli's’s most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book by that well-known Quote Monger, Andrew Delaplaine. The original illustrations are by his sister, Renee. Learn about the man’s wit and wisdom from his very own words.
"Fun Cycle" Special Edition for The 75th Anniversary of America's Leading Motorcycle Rally
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
"FUN CYCLE" is a book to explain, enlighten and entertain those interested in the 75th Anniversary of America's Leading Motorcycle Rally. Why are upwards of a million expected in attendance? Find out how it begin, how it grew, and how it coincided with America's popular culture. Where do YOU fit in? Where do YOU think it's headed? Will the 75th Anniversary be a game changer or just a FUN CYCLE?
Vinegar Gang Lynching - Sis Vinegar's Story (Based On True Events)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,700. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
On June 2, 1882 at about 9:30 p.m., David Bausman met death at the Kaw River while engaging in sexual intercourse with 14 year-old Sis Vinegar. On June 10, 1882 at about 1:00 a.m., a mob broke into the Douglas County Jail, removed and lynched the Vinegar Gang men for the death, the motive being robbery. Branded a prostitute, beggar, and a thief, Sis Vinegar never got to tell her story, until now.
Freedom's Light: Quotations from History's Champions of Freedom
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Price: Free! Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
FREEDOM'S LIGHT contains quotations from 38 of history's champions of freedom, from Aristotle to Zlata Filipovic, from George Washington to Martin Luther King, Jr. Included are Jefferson, Adams, Franklin, Anne Frank and many more.
La Historia de la Humanidad- Cronologia
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Price: Free! Words: 17,640. Language: Spanish. Published: March 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
La más completa cronologia existente sobre la Historia de la Humanidad.
La Historia de la Humanidad- Cronologia
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Price: Free! Words: 17,640. Language: Spanish. Published: March 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
La más completa cronologia existente sobre la Historia de la Humanidad.
El Joven Hitler 2 (Hitler adolescente)
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Price: $1.04 USD. Words: 36,790. Language: Spanish. Published: March 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Te hayas, lector, ante la novela que narra la infancia y primeros años de adolescencia de Adolf Hitler. Conocerás a Alois, un padre violento y alcohólico, a su hermanos, a sus profesores y un misterio, el de los demonios de la mente, que el pequeño Adolf deberá enfrentar para salvar su vida y mostrar su verdadera personalidad.
Иисус - врач иудейский
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Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 14,440. Language: Russian. Published: March 27, 2015 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Кем является Иисус Христос в научном, историческом, медицинском понимании? Автор книги, врач и исследователь, в бытность студентом медицинского института, разработал, реконструировал и научно обосновал уникальную версию жизни Иисуса Христа с позиций новозаветной истории – греческой Хористии. Тщательно проработан и научно аргументировал взгляд на Иисуса Хористоса как на уникального врача.
Hiroshima
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,000. Language: Italian. Published: March 26, 2015 by Gingko edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
6 agosto 1945. Hiroshima venne distrutta dalla prima bomba atomica mai caduta su una città. Come diretta conseguenza, circa 60.000 giapponesi innocenti e inermi — uomini, donne e bambini — morirono, e 100.000 rimasero feriti; quasi tutto di una grande città di 250.000 persone venne spazzato via dall’immediata esplosione e dagli incendi successivi.
How Town Gas Came To Eton Wick
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Price: Free! Words: 3,380. Language: British English. Published: March 24, 2015 by EtonWickHistory. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The story of gas distribution in Eton Wick long with what the Harding family did in the village between the 1920's and 1980's.
Call Me B: A Hopeful View of History and the Revolution
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,190. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
This is not exactly a book about history, or about teaching and learning methodologies, or educational theory and practice, or museum operations, or politics or revolution or the future. It’s about all of these things, and more, because it’s a book about people.
Replace #2: Guns & Race in America: How to Save Lives
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,730. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
Replace #2 proposes the Newtown Amendment, a replacement for the Second Amendment to the United States Constitution. The book traces the origin of the gun culture in America and its connection to racism. Replace #2 proposes the Newtown Amendment, allowing all levels of government to regulate guns as they see necessary, as the best path forward to a safer America.
The Day My World Shook
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Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
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The following short story is a true account of my experience as a child, the day that Mount Saint Helens erupted. Please keep in mind that this is as it was seen through the eyes of a child, without any prior knowledge or awareness that there was even a live volcano anywhere nearby.