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A History of Macclesfield Chess Club
Price: Free! Words: 59,760. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013 by Roy Gray. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
Northern England's manufacturing towns took to Chess and 1857 saw Manchester (Macclesfield's huge neighbour) host the world’s 2nd international tournament. The 1886 businessmen and civic leaders who founded Macclesfield Chess Club were entangled in local politics: education, religion and finance. Social changes from then make this more than a history of a minor chess club in a small market town.
America the Great Series: The Federalist Papers (Revisited)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 215,460. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
A look back at the documents and papers that our founding fathers generated to educate the doubting public as the validity of the United States Constitution.
The Baronet And The Savage King
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,560. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » History » Africa
“Gold mined at Tati was identifi ed with the dynasty of the Queen of Sheba and the ancient rulers of biblical Ophir. David’s book records how this notion, mentioned in Milton’s Paradise Lost, was discarded as being romantic fi ction. But romance there is here aplenty.” JOHN GORDON DAVIS, bestselling author of Hold My Hand I’m Dying
In and Out of the Limelight: Ann Matilda Distin Her Life and Times
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,550. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
The story of ann matilda distin chronicles the life of a minor 19th century celebrity, 1790 – 1848. Part of the musical loder family she started on the bath stage as miss loder, danced and acted in london for a decade as mrs ridgway, then emerged as mrs distin and toured the UK for seven years as the pianist to the famed distin band – described as the 'beatles of their day'.
Первый показательный процесс.1931. Союзное Бюро Меньшевиков. Часть II. Адриан Тимофеев.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,610. Language: Russian. Published: December 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian
Дело Союзного Бюро Меньшевиков было сфабриковано по прямому указанию Сталина в 1931 году. Здесь представлены ПОДЛИННЫЕ ДОКУМЕНТЫ ДАННОГО ПРОЦЕССА. Открытый судебный процесс над членами вымышленного Союзного Бюро состоялся с 01 по 09 марта 1931 года в Москве в Колонном Зале Дома Союзов. Обвиняемым вменялся саботаж и вредительство в области планирования, торговли и снабжения.
Mưu hay & kế lạ thời Đông Chu
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 102,190. Language: Vietnamese. Published: December 8, 2013 and represented by Dong A Sang. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Đông Chu liệt quốc chí là một kho trí huệ, được chuyển hoá thành mưu kế, trải qua mấy ngàn năm vẫn còn nguyên giá trị, với sức mạnh của mưu kế giúp người ta vượt qua những khó khăn trong đời sống, quyết thắng trên trường đời và thương trường.
Thuật dùng người trong lịch sử Trung Hoa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,530. Language: Vietnamese. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Thuật dùng người trong lịch sử Trung Hoa, là một cuốn sách rất bổ ích cho những doanh nhân muốn tranh thắng trên thương trường nghiệt ngã, là kẻ đồng hành của các nhà lãnh đạo, là sách gối đầu giường cho tất cả những ai muốn tìm hiểu cách đối nhân xử thế.
Кольцо Гитлера
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,540. Language: Russian. Published: December 7, 2013 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian
Блокада Ленинграда – уникальное, грандиозное, трагическое событие в истории человечества. Знать о нем надо каждому. И лучший для этого способ – прочесть эту книгу. Её автор – ленинградец, переживший блокаду. Он написал её полвека спустя, в самое подходящее время, с той полнотой и откровенностью, которые были не возможны ранее.
Bạo chúa Trung Hoa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,400. Language: Vietnamese. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Cuốn sách này, giới thiệu đến quý bạn 44 bạo chúa từ nhà Hạ, nhà Thương đến nhà Minh, nhà Thanh. Có những bạo chúa mà chúng ta đã từng biết như Kiệt, Trụ … sách còn đề cập đến những bạo chúa, tưởng chừng như chìm trong lớp bụi thời gian, nay được các nhà sử học đưa ra ánh sáng, để bạn đọc cùng phân xử như Ung Chính, Càn Long. Mỗi bạo chúa tuy ở mỗi thời đại khác nhau, tính cách khác nhau, sự bạ
Yanlış Cumhuriyet
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 107,690. Language: Turkish. Published: December 3, 2013 by Propaganda Yayınları. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Turkey & Ottoman Empire
Yirmi yıl öncesinden hala günümüze ışık tutan, tartışmalara ve polemiklere vesile olan Yanlış Cumhuriyet, Propaganda Yayınları baskısıyla huzurlarınızda.
The Wounded Eagle: Volume 3
Series: The Wounded Eagle, Book 3. Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 94,660. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
The third volume of a multi-volume chronology and reference guide set detailing the Mexican Drug War in the second half of 2011, July to December, 2011
Ansaris of Yusufpur
Price: Free! Words: 63,490. Language: British English. Published: November 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
As the first book in English language, this fascinating history will interest all Ansaris whose ancestors moved from Madinah-e-Munawwarah to other countries of the Gulf, Middle East, Iran, Afghanistan, India, Pakistan and other parts of the world.
Co-creation
Series: Ringing Cedars of Russia, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,860. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
"CO-CREATION", the fourth book and centerpiece of the Series, paints a dramatic living image of the creation of the Universe and humanity's place in this creation, making this primordial mystery relevant to our everyday living today.
Estudos Sobre Finanças e Dívida Pública em Portugal no século XIX
Price: Free! Words: 67,380. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Este livro reúne estudos e documentos sobre as Finanças Públicas Portuguesas entre 1820 e 1890. Trata-se de um conjunto que incluí estudos já publicados mas de difícil acesso e inéditos. Procura abordar aspetos da transição financeira do Antigo Regime ao liberalismo assim como da Dívida Externa durante a Regeneração.
Billy Bell, Part 2 The rest of the Redesdale Roadman’s Poems
Price: Free! Words: 74,110. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013 and represented by Susanne Ellingham. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
Billy Bell, Part 2 is an ebook companion volume to Billy Bell: Redesdale Roadman, Border Bard. It contains a glossary of dialect words, an article on the people in the poems and all the rest of Billy Bell’s poems.
The Eagles of Crete
Price: $5.54 USD. Words: 73,190. Language: British English. Published: November 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
The Eagles of Crete is the first book to give an account of the civil war that broke out in parts of Crete shortly after the end of World War II. Based on local newspaper reports and conversations with those who took part, The Eagles of Crete gives an unbiased narrative of the armed conflict and the years spent in hiding by the survivors of the communist forces.
Svensk mystik
Price: Free! Words: 83,010. Language: Swedish. Published: November 17, 2013 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Innehållande Anekdoter och historier om Alkemister, Astrologer och Mystici, Syner, Uppenbarelser, Trolldom, Spökhistorier, Spådomar, Drömmar, Vidskepliga seder och bruk, Nemesis Divina samt andra underbara tilldragelser. Från 1871.
Black Ops: Heroic Tales
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,080. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 14, 2013 by Digital Dreams. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Black Ops is a unique compilation of some of the key operations undertaken by Delta Force, SAS, SBS. Spetznaz and U.S Navy SEALs from the late 1970s to the present day. Never before have various operations been brought together in one book, allowing you an insight into past UK and US Special Forces operations. Bringing an action packed and explosive account from those who were there.
Extraordinary Women of the Rocky Mountain West
Series: Regional History Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,520. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Pikes Peak Library District. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Extraordinary Women of the Rocky Mountain West brings us the real women who homesteaded, worked the ranches, built the cities, ran the businesses, brought art to the frontier, founded the institutions, preserved human history and natural wonders, fought against racial and gender discrimination, and advanced the cause of equality for women.
S-172: Lee Harvey Oswald Links to Intelligence Agencies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,820. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies, Nonfiction » History » North America
Over the past half century, opinion has been divided as to the role of Lee Harvey Oswald in the assassination of President John F Kennedy. The rumours began to spread almost immediately that the accused assassin may have working for or being manipulated by individuals involved with the United States Intelligence apparatus.