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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,210. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 18, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Sách chọn lọc hơn 100 câu chuyện đã được đăng trên Facebook(trích từ những sách của Đông A Sáng); mục đích mua vui, thư giãn, được nhiều bạn bè hoan nghênh. Mỗi chuyện đều có ý vị riêng nhưng chung nhất là dí dỏm, ưu nhã phóng túng và lãng mạn.
Zulu War Heroes: Defenders of Rorke's Drift
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,560. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
Concise biographical tributes and stories of the deeds of a selection of men who played a prominent part in the defence of Rorke's Drift against an army of determined and ferocious warriors during the Zulu War of 1879. The battle was made famous by the motion picture 'Zulu!'
Peoria Stories: Tales from the Illinois Heartland
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 68,060. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015 by Amika Press. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Stories about people and events which helped shape a city and region. Included are profiles of Theodore Roosevelt, Abraham Lincoln, Charles Lindbergh and many other famous and not so famous figures who played a part in the rich history of Peoria and Central Illinois. Zurski skillfully intertwines local and national perspectives into each story for a captivating trip back to the past.
The New World Crisis: Origins of the Second Cold War and World War III: Second Edition
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Price: Free! Words: 10,640. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
This is the second edition of The New World Crisis, a short history of the Second Cold War and, perhaps, the origins of the Third World War. Unlike traditional histories, it is intended to be a living document which I will regularly update to account for new developments and interpretations.
For Love of a Dangerous Girl
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,720. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A true story of timeless love... Innocent, young Charlotte Corday assassinates the radical leader Jean Paul Marat hoping to save her beloved country from the violent turn the revolution had taken. Adam Lux, an idealistic young member of the Revolutionary Convention, is so awed by her courage and beauty that he demands to join her in death — a demand that is granted. Love blooms amid bloody chaos.
The Wit and Wisdom of Gandhi
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,280. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015 by Azeem Khan. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil
Assembled with skill and sensitivity by social activist Homer A. Jack, this selection of brief and incisive quotations range from religion and theology, personal and social ethics, service, and international and political affairs, to the family, education, culture, Indian problems, and Gandhi's most original concept, satyagraha — group nonviolent direct action.
Rươu & văn hóa Trung Hoa
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Price: $2.88 USD. Words: 49,030. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Sách giới thiệu với các quý bạn: 1. Nguồn gốc rượu Trung Hoa 2. Danh tửu Trung Hoa 3. Rượu và văn hóa Trung Hoa 4. Những chuyện chung quanh chén rượu 5. Tao Đàn và thi sĩ tửu đồ. Xuyên suốt cuốn sách là đề cao tửu đức, đức tính của người uống rượu. Sách có nhiều tư liệu quý, nhiều câu thơ, bài thơ hay, nhiều câu thú vị, dí dỏm; dễ đọc và hấp dẫn.
Rượu và văn hóa Trung Hoa
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Price: $2.88 USD. Words: 49,030. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Sách giới thiệu với các quý bạn: 1. Nguồn gốc rượu Trung Hoa 2. Danh tửu Trung Hoa 3. Rượu và văn hóa Trung Hoa 4. Những chuyện chung quanh chén rượu 5. Tao Đàn và thi sĩ tửu đồ. Xuyên suốt cuốn sách là đề cao tửu đức, đức tính của người uống rượu. Sách có nhiều tư liệu quý, nhiều câu thơ, bài thơ hay, nhiều câu thú vị, dí dỏm; dễ đọc và hấp dẫn.
Silent Sonora
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,950. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Silent Sonora is a life history centered in depression era Scottsdale, Arizona. A tent-dwelling family's struggles, aspirations, tragedies, and triumphs-- are revealed.
More About the Presidents Than You Ever Wanted to Know: George Washington to Barack Obama
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,200. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
George Washington had a dog named 'Tipsy?' Reagan's favorite book was 'The Hunt for Red October?' Woodrow Wilson quit law school? Abraham Lincoln was laughing when he was shot? This volume covers the favorite foods of the presidents, their health problems, their pets, their favorite books and much more, and combines in one volume all 4 books on the presidents previously produced by the author.
Lusitania Diary
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
100 years after the Lusitania was torpedoed, a passenger’s diary was translated into English, revealing the story of an earlier journey aboard the doomed ocean liner. The author was a 33 year old Danish photographer, who describes his safe voyage to America; the hardships, joys and social life aboard the magnificent ship, seven years before disaster killed nearly 1,200 men, women and children.
Eclipsed By Time: The Aztecs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
Who said that Cortez was the first European to see the Aztec Empire? Perhaps…just maybe…someone beat him to it. In this collection of journal entries written from the perspective of a fictional British explorer, you will find yourself intertwined with the everyday life of the Aztecs at the height of their empire.
Lockington Crash at the Crossing
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 45,490. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
On 26th July 1986 a train derailed after striking a van at an open level crossing in a remote East Yorkshire village. The resulting carnage killed nine people, injured 42 and left dozens of survivors and families reeling from the shock for the rest of their lives. Now for the first time the full story of that tragedy can be told.
The Secret Files of White America
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Price: $2.79 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Category: Essay » Sociology
Dead sea animals signal California or Japan Earthquake? Why police are allowed to go beyond character assassination they just kill Black Americans. They kill and belittle what they have done to make it legal by law. There are two standards of law--one for White America and another for Black America. It all starts with a file on many Black Americans--even those without a history of imprisonment.
The Bank Holiday Murders: The True Story of the First Whitechapel Murders (Jack the Ripper)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,200. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This multiple award-winning work of literary archeology lifts the veil of history and presents fresh discoveries and new revelations regarding the early murders of Jack the Ripper. It eschews the tired approach of unsatisfying 'final solutions' in favor of solid research and logical reasoning, and brings the reader closer to Jack the Ripper than ever before.
Bốn mươi bảy quỷ kế
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Price: $2.88 USD. Words: 89,060. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Cuốn sách nêu ra 47 mưu kế, khai thác trong sách của Quỷ Cốc, áp dụng thành công trong nhiều lĩnh vực. Mỗi mưu kế được dẫn chứng, minh, họa bằng nhũng tiểu truyện hấp dẫn, thú vị trong các tác phẩm nổi tiếng như Sử kí Tư Mã Thiên, Tả truyện, Chiến Quốc sách, Đông Châu liệt quốc, Tam Quốc chí ... Là một quyển sách công phu, hay và mới lạ, không thể bỏ qua !
American History A Day at A Time – May
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,600. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015 by Mossy Feet Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Have fun and learn history by reading a daily lesson in American colonial history each day. American History a Day at a Time – May 2015 focuses on the colonial and early Revolutionary period of American history.
The Mayan Culture: Past and Present
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,400. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015 by The Florida Hoosier. Category: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America
There are many things to see while visiting this tiny Central American country, including Mayan temples, many exotic animals and birds, Jaguars, and a variety of snakes and parakeets.
Moj zavičaj
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Price: Free! Words: 6,730. Language: Bosnian. Published: April 9, 2015 and represented by Irfan Lilic. Category: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Besplatna knjiga "Moj zavičaj", Mehmadalije Sulejmana Lilića je sastavljena iz tri priče: "Moj rodni kraj", u kojoj kroz stihove prolazi kroz sva sela svoga zavičaja, "Mogu ja otići iz Gođenja, ali Gođenji ne mogu iz mene", u kojoj prikazuje prve korake u svome povratku na babovinu, te "Zima u mom zavičaju" koja prikazuje ljepote zimske idile u Gođenjima, te životna razmišljanja i dileme.
Foibles and Follies
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,820. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015 by Martian Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
My Year Stumbling Through the Undergrowth that is the Quagmire called the JFK Research Community - what I learned from in depth immersion into the online research community and the many pitfalls one can encounter when traveling in this very scary place. While portions of documents and evidence will be touched upon, this book is primarily focused on the other researchers and forums in the field.