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Journal: Passages in a Turbulent Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 142,520. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2018 by Drawbridge Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
This intimate record - written by a gifted story-teller in spurts from 1931 to 1974 - provides glimpses into pre-World War I Cambridge and Rockport, Mass., the Great Depression, a Paraguayan commune, and Boston rooming houses and slums, while conveying the writer’s day-to-day thoughts about love, poverty, child raising, joy, loneliness, and God.
Royal Marines Historical Time Line
Price: Free! Words: 175,210. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This book is a 1st Edition, based on the '' website. Hoping that further editions will follow yearly. The aim is to try and recall every single day of the Royal Marines 354 year history. It's an ongoing project, that will probably take several years to complete. I'm hoping that this first Edition will attract others to join in and send information that I can use.
Playing the Indian Card
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 177,710. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » Native American
Everything you think you know about Canada's "First Nations" is wrong!
A History of Russia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,980. Language: British English. Published: March 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Starting with the Kievan Rus' in the 8th Century, this book traces Russian history to the present day. Chapters include the Mongol and Muscovy periods, the Romanov Dynasty, the Russian Revolution and the Soviet period. For most of its history, Russia has been ruled by autocrats, whether Imperial or Soviet. Is Present Vladimir Putin following in the tradition of autocracy, a Tsar in all but name?
Los grandes Conflictos Sociales y Económicos de Nuestra Historia- Tomo I
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 170,700. Language: Spanish. Published: March 12, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
Primer tomo de dos, del análisis histórico, político, sociológico y etiológico de la historia de Colombia durante el lapso 1492-1819, escrito con enfoque crítico por el historiador Indalecio Liévano Aguirre. Este documento ha sido referente para la educación y firmnación académica de varias generaciones de colombianos durante diversas décadas.
La culture de l'Egypte ancienne révélée
You set the price! Words: 51,490. Language: French. Published: March 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Cette nouvelle édition augmentée révèle différents aspects de la culture de l’Egypte antique, tels que les antiquités les plus lointaines d’Egypte; les caractéristiques des Egyptiens et leurs croyances et pratiques religieuses; leur système politique/social; leurs temples cosmiques; la richesse de leur langue; l’héritage musical et les sciences globales; leur médecine de pointe; leur économie ...
The Long Trip to Canada
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,750. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
It is year 2000. The economy in Zimbabwe is just at the beginning of a nose dive that would see the country's rate of inflation break world records at 231 million per cent a year by 2008. You are a young engineering graduate with an entrepreneurial flair. Do you stay and go down the drain with the country or do you pack your bags and go?
Memorias de la Guerra de los Mil Dias
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,070. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
Memorias autobiográficas del dirigente político liberal Lucas Caballero B, uno de los principales responsables de la sangrienta guerra civil acaecida en el país entre 1898 y 1902, mas conocida en los anales de la historia nacional como la Guerra de los Mil Días, razón por la cual y por instigación de Estados Unidos, Panamá traicionó a Colombia y se separó causando irreparable perdida geopolitica.
Freemasonry through the Funnel - The Widow's Sons of Sombor 1897-2017
Price: $5.99 $5.39 USD. (10% off!) Words: 113,840. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Europe / Austria & Hungary, Nonfiction » Social Science » Freemasonry & Secret Societies
This is a book about Freemasonry, what it actually is, about its character and its world, a theory of its origin and life, about its ubiquity and mutual interweaving with the secular world. To avoid inflating the size of this work, we selected only those materials and elements that we considered informative for those who have little or no prior knowledge of the subject.
Peril and Promise: Mostly True Stories of Alaska
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,840. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This collection of 27 stories follows the history and development of Alaska, beginning with the arrival of the Russians in 1741.. There are stories of conquest and world war, of courageous pioneers and corrupt politicians. We’ll meet gold seekers and empire builders, criminals and community leaders. Some stories begin in capitals and outposts arund the world, but they end up all true Alaskan.
Mapoon under the Moravians 1891-1919
Price: Free! Words: 54,860. Language: Australian English. Published: February 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Founded in 1891 to stop Aboriginal people being kidnapped, and burned to the ground in 1963, this is the sorry story of Mapoon Mission. Established by the Moravians, an evangelical sect from Europe with a reputation for working in isolated places in a difficult climate, this is the story of the first 3 decades of Mapoon under the Moravian
Memoria sobre la vida del general Simón Bolívar (II)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 133,040. Language: Spanish. Published: February 27, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Military
Segunda parte de la extraordinaria biografía del general Simón Bolívar escrita por uno de sus mas cercanos oficailes durante la guerra de independencia contra España y la primera época de la república en la Gran Colombia, Perú y Bolivia.
The Tallest Tower: Eiffel and the Belle Epoque
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,680. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Richly illustrated with historical documents, this is a fascinating and informative look at the Eiffel Tower, the genius of its engineer, and the socio-economic context that made it the icon of an age. "An interesting story interestingly told."—The New York Times. "Certainly the best biography of a building and the cultural climate which spawned it we've read in a very long time."—Kirkus Reviews
Preserve Protect and Defend: The Presedency of Abraham Lincoln
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,950. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » American
This book touches on many of the Civil War battles, Lincoln's speeches and writings and most of his actions during his presidency. It is simply written and an excellent introduction to Abraham Lincoln. It is the third volume in a series which includes his early years, his time as a lawyer and his reentry into politics.
Somborski sinovi udovice - Storija o masonstvu - Slobodno zidarstvo u Somboru u periodu 1897-2017
Price: $3.95 $3.56 USD. (10% off!) Words: 92,710. Language: Serbian. Published: February 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Europe / Austria & Hungary, Nonfiction » Social Science » Freemasonry & Secret Societies
Ova knjiga je informativnog karaktera namenjena onima koji žele da znaju više o masonstvu. Koristeći postojeće dokumente i arhivsku građu, pokušali smo da damo odgovore na mnoga pitanja u vezi nastanka i uloge masonstva putujući kroz istorijske epohe, od pradavnih vremena do slobodnog zidarstva u vojvođanskom gradu Somboru između 1897. i 2017.
Short Stories from the Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Some years ago I was privileged to be a member of a writers' group. We met each month at the library. A story we had written was to be read to the group at that time. This book is a compilation of those stories.
Campaña de Invasión del Teniente General don Pablo Morillo 1815-1816
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,800. Language: Spanish. Published: February 3, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Latin America studies
La reconquista española de la Capitanía General de Venezuela y el virreinato de la Nueva Granada, comandada por el general español Pablo Morillo, fue uno de los más sangrientos episodios de la guerra de la independencia de Latinoamérica, pues hizo parte del llamado régimen del terror de la corona española sobre sus antiguas colonias en ultramar.
Fear of the Tide: The Untold Story of a Cuban Rebel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,050. Language: American English. Published: January 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
A riveting biography about a Cuban rebel that joined covert operations, during the Cuban Revolution, attempting to stop the Castro Regime from taking over Cuba. David Fuentes Martinez reveals the corruption that swept through Cuba during this time and he captivates readers as he describes the heartbreaking story that forced his harrowing escape as he ran for his life.
Reference Volume ~ Life, Death and Artemis
You set the price! Words: 82,670. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
This is the final volume in the series Life, Death and Artemis, this volume is very much devoted to the needs of the academic. It provides all the references to the source data, including reference to the art and artefact catalogues, a list of find sites for these artefacts, ancient texts and inscriptions, and references to modern literature on the subject.
Era Spirit
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 85,580. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
This is the history of our dear Era Spirit of Liberty from Greece and Rome to now. Included is a Manifesto to Trump and Pence that could be important now.