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A Walking Tour of Abingdon, Virginia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Abingdon, Virginia is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
A Walking Tour of Danville, Virginia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Danville, Virginia is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
UK WW II 'Scrutator Operations to Sweden
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Regular 'Scrutator' operation of unarmed airplanes across the North Sea between the UK and Sweden during WW II provided a vital link allowing urgently needed Swedish high-grade ball-bearings to reach UK industry while at the same time maintaining important diplomatic links and the extraction of some important passengers at times as well as a regular mail and freight service by various types.
A Walking Tour of Staunton, Virginia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Staunton, Virginia is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
A Walking Tour of Lynchburg, Virginia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Lynchburg, Virginia is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Groom Lake Area 51 Nevada
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Groom Lake commonly known as Area 51 is probably the most interesting military facility in the world. A world of secrets and mystic and 'Black Programs' some that eventually such as the U-2 and F-117A emerged into the daylight and many others that never did. With a 6-mile long runway many 'black' planes leave in the dead of the night on long-range test flights some to the UK. UFOs land there too!
A Walking Tour of Lexington, Virginia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Lexington, Virginia is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
EE Canberra RAE 'Raspberry Ripple' test-beds
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Aircraft testing began at Upavon and continued at Martlesham Heath until moving to Boscombe Down Wilts to expand its activities. Among the many types used by the A&AEE RAE establishments were the EE Canberra that by the nature of its 4-segment construction was a highly suitable test-bed modified especially for the various post-war AI radars for the TSR 2 Lightning and ADV Tornado at RAE Bedford
A Walking Tour of Roanoke, Virginia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Roanoke, Virginia is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
HAL Indian Aerospace - A History
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This book traces the history of HAL India when it formed in WW II with British assistance to help with wartime aviation needs in the region and the Pacific War. All of its indigenous fixed and rotary-winged projects are detailed as well as licenced production. Its aspirations in the civil field to build an airliner maybe in conjunction with Boeing and to sell its products world-wide if possible.
New New Testament Gospel of Mary H. Magdalene
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Series: Books of New New Testament, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,630. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
The Gospel of Mary H. Magdalene is a look at the words of one of the women in the life of Jesus Christ. She reveals a little of his family life and tells some of the unknown story of Jesus. There has been slander propagated by men's clubs of anti-christ religions that Mary Helene was not the woman of Jesus. Just a bad lie to make Jesus an impossible character. He was real. As were his 7 children.
A Walking Tour of Charlottesville, Virginia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Charlottesville, Virginia is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Atlantis The Eyewitnesses Part II The Atlantians and Their Legacy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Archaeology
Many have believed that Atlantis was a fiction created by Plato. We have found a very much earlier document. It was written in 9619 BC, about 9,250 years before Plato’s writing. Further, archeological finds and scientific evidence provide convincing proof that Atlantis really did exist; Atlantis was real. We structure the evidence that we found into 3 parts: creation, legacy, destruction.
Atlantis The Eyewitnesses Part I The Creation of Atlantis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Many have believed that Atlantis was a fiction created by Plato. We have found a very much earlier document. It was written in 9619 BC, about 9,250 years before Plato’s writing. Further, archeological finds and scientific evidence provide convincing proof that Atlantis really did exist; Atlantis was real. We structure the evidence that we found into 3 parts: creation, legacy, destruction.
Walking with the Widow's Son
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,850. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
Often misunderstood, Freemasonry has been the center of conspiracy theorists jabs and speculations of horrifying rituals. Author Heather Carver endeavors to demystify the nature and practices in Freemasonry in Walking with the Widow's Son. Drawing from experiences as the wife of a Past Lodge Master, Carver uses easy to understand prose and examples to make the history and observances of Masons
United States Presidents: Memorized Quickly & Easily!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Would you like to easily memorize all the United States Presidents? Learn them quickly and easily -- in one evening! Requires no route memorization! This is a painless and fun way to memorize all the United States Presidents. In fact you will be able to name any president in or out of numerical order, backwards or forwards!
Alcatraz: 10,000 Years Of Life On The Rock
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,450. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011 by Park Partners, Inc. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Known as one of the most infamous penitentiaries in American history, Alcatraz Island has a history filled with intrigue, heartbreak, and surprising beauty. Nearly 10,000 years of human history are revealed in Nicky Leach's brilliant re-telling of the true history of Alcatraz Island. From early American Indian use, to Civil War garrison, to military prison, and finally to federal penitentiary.
A Brief History of Perpetual Motion
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Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
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A short excursion into historic sources regarding perpetual motion...with a surprising result.
Civil War Battlefields: The Landscapes of War
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,650. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011 by Park Partners, Inc. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Award-winning author Scott Thybony recounts the dramatic events of a war which re-shaped the nation. His essays trace the year-by-year unfolding of the conflict, followed by accounts of the legendary battles and the tragic struggles which changed forever the lives of those who fought them.
Missions of California, William Henry Hudson, 1901
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,660. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
In 1901, Stanford Professor of English Literature , William Henry Hudson published his book on the history of the founding of the twenty-one missions in California by Father Junipero Serra, a Spanish Franciscan friar. Linda Pendleton has written a new Introduction to the book, and her photograph is on the bookd cover.