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Mitos, Leyendas y Dioses Chibchas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,140. Language: Spanish. Published: April 19, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
EnMitos, Leyendas y Dioses Chibchas, el escritor colombiano José Arango Cano, reconstruye con descripicones ricas en figuras literarias las más resaltantes, crónicas y rasgos culturales de la fantástica concepción sociocultural e imaginativas creaciones sicosociales de los chamanes y asesores espiritules de los zipas y los zaques, encargados de someter las tribus al arbitrio de los caciques.
Unvanquished: How Confederate Women Survived the Civil War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,390. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
As starvation stalked the land, they hid food and heirlooms in wells and swamps, and outwitted Yankee soldiers. Plantation mistresses tell their stories of survival. Slaves have a voice too in these vivid eyewitness accounts. Includes frugal Civil War recipes: oatmeal pie, "idiot's delight cake", confederate coosh.
The Knight's Tale
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 121,680. Language: British English. Published: April 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Nonfiction » History » European
Jeanne de Piennes, in the last days of his martyrdom, while felt mortally wounded, was no longer living with a thought: "We should not I die before having assured the happiness of my daughter ... And what joy can there be for the poor little as it will not be under the guidance of his father! ... Yes! Find François, although he still believes me guilty ... put her child in his arms ... and then..
Monument for the Quagga
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,710. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » History » Natural history
First-ever biography of the quagga, the half-striped South African zebra that went extinct in 1883.
La guerra de los tres años Historiografía de la Guerra de los Mil Días en Colombia (1898-1902)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,040. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
En La Guerra de los Tres Años, el autor José María Vesga y Ávila uno de los jefes de las fuerzas liberales que en 1899 se levantaron en armas contra el gobierno conservador y republicano de Manuel Sanclemente en Colombia, hace un amplio recorrido histórico por gran parte de los escenarios de horror y violencia que caracterizaron ese enfrentamiento bélico más conocido como la Guerrade los Mil Días.
Powerhouse: The Meek School at Ole Miss
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 56,850. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2018 by Yoknapatawpha Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Study & teaching
Powerhouse: The Meek School at Ole Miss, by Ronald Farrar, a history of the journalism department at the University of Mississippi from its humble beginnings in 1946 to the present Meek School of Journalism and New Media. Dr. Gerald Forbes was the founding chairman, and Ed Meek, an alumnus and benefactor, did much to propel it toward the top tier in its field.
Древний Египет 2
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 24,680. Language: Russian. Published: April 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
The includes articles on Egyptian mythology, ethnology and history.
Древний Египет 1
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 22,720. Language: Russian. Published: April 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
В сборник включены статьи по вопросам египетской мифологии, этнологии, истории.
American Hannibal
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 101,280. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2018 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » War
In his compelling account of the Battle of Cowpens, Jim Stempel makes the case that Morgan’s victory closely mirrors Hannibal’s extraordinary triumph at Cannae, regarded by many as one of the greatest military accomplishments of all time.
Arnhem's Kaleidoscope Children
Price: Free! Words: 136,100. Language: Australian English. Published: April 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It was hot with stillness in the late afternoon air. The billabong surface shone with unnatural stillness, Fresh tracks at water's edge told of pigs just gone. Two bubbles popped to the surface of the pool; 'decaying vegetation" I thought. I should have known it was a crocodile before too late! Landscape of Crocodile Dundee: story of a family in a remote aboriginal community in Northern Australia.
Social Evolution: Heading for Catastrophe
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 51,490. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory
Have you ever realized that your view of the world has largely been shaped by social evolution? Imagine how differently you would have viewed the world if you had been born an ancient tribesman thousands of years ago and believed in Animism, which attributed living souls to nearly everything including plants and inanimate objects. Or if you had been born in Ancient Egypt and taught
La Criolla Vida de Policarpa Salavarrieta
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,900. Language: Spanish. Published: April 13, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
Biografía cronológica de la célebre heroína Policarpa Salavarrieta durante la guerra de independencia de la Nueva Granada contra la corona spañola. Libro qeu no puede faltar en la biblioteca de todos los interesados en profundizar en la historia de latinoamerica.
Redescubriendo las pirámides egipcias
You set the price! Words: 25,110. Language: Spanish. Published: April 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Información ilustrada de los interiores y exteriores de las pirámides, su construcción y sus fines verdaderos. Un manual completo sobre las pirámides del Antiguo Egipto durante la Edad de las Pirámides. Contiene: las ubicaciones y dimensiones de los interiores y exteriores de estas pirámides; la historia y los constructores de las pirámides; las teorías de su construcción;
Instrumentos musicales egipcios
You set the price! Words: 21,140. Language: Spanish. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruments - General, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Este libro muestra los principales instrumentos musicales del Antiguo Egipto, sus variedades y técnicas de interpretación.
GENTE DI GALERA. La guerra nautica nel Mediterraneo tra Medioevo ed Evo Moderno.
Price: Free! Words: 422,610. Language: Italian. Published: April 6, 2018. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » History » Renaissance
L'evoluzione tecnico-tattica della guerra nautica dall'Alto Medioevo ai prodromi della Guerra dei Trent'anni desunta da cronache, documenti e trattati coevi. Trattasi di un'opera del tipo 'work in progress', cioè soggetta a frequenti aggiunte e correzioni, e quindi l'autore consiglia di riscaricarla periodicamente.
Delta Force: Zulu Three
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,310. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2018 by Digital Dreams Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
ISIS or Islamic State are a formidable foe - one where the U.S. Special Forces have fought some of their bloodiest battles since Vietnam on the streets of Ramadi and Fallujah. Even losing a Delta operator during a daring raid to free 70 Iraqi hostages in October 2015. In May 2015, a joint operation between the SAS and Delta Force was undertaken to take out Abu Sayyaf a top ISIS financier.
History's Bloodiest Revolutions
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until May 19!) Words: 65,220. Language: British English. Published: April 2, 2018 by Rodger & Laz Publishing S.E.N.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
A study of the modern revolutions that have marked human history, their causes and inevitable outcomes. Join the author as he takes you on a ride throughout the pivotal moments that make up History's bloodiest revolutions.
Los Comuneros, cronología de la primera revolución sociopolítica en Colombia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,390. Language: Spanish. Published: March 30, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » South American, Essay » Political
Magistral descripción histórica de las profundas repercusiones geopolíticas, sociales, económicas y del destino del continente americano, como consecuencia de la célebre revolución de los comuneros, cuando los artesanos de El Socorro Santander se rebelaron contra los abusos de los funcionarios de la corona española en el nuevo continente.
A Cultura do Antigo Egito Revelada
You set the price! Words: 48,060. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Esta nova edição ampliada revela vários aspectos da cultura egípcia antiga, tais como suas antiguidades, particularidades, crenças e práticas religiosas; seu sistema social/político; seus templos cósmicos; a riqueza de sua língua; sua herança musical e ciências abrangentes; sua medicina avançada; sua economia vibrante; excelentes produtos agrícolas e manufaturados; seu sistema de transporte; ...
Compendio de Historia de Panama
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,560. Language: Spanish. Published: March 29, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / General
Compendio detallado de la compleja historia de Panamá y la sumatoria de asuntos geopolíticos, culturales, cronológicos y de deslealtades políticas que condujeron a la traición de Panamá contra Colombia, apadrinada por los interese sgeopolíticos y georestratégicos del gobierno de Estados Unidos.