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Africa; Colonized And Terrorized
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Price: $3.85 USD. Words: 15,480. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
Everyone seems to have come from Africa, the continent that straddles the tropics and the equator! Africa has been alleged by archeologists to be the Mother of Humanity. This can be proved by civilizations that stretch from as far as Egypt to Zimbabwe. Interestingly, the researchers who have come to prove that Africa is the cradle of the first human civilization are not children of Africa per se.
Gli Arabi in Israele
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Price: Free! Words: 10,460. Language: Italian. Published: March 17, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Jewish
La traduzione del documento "The Arabs in Israel", redatto dal Governo Israeliano nel 1952. Anche questo secondo volume di Zhistorica è ricco di link ipertestuali e box di commento che lo rendono particolarmente adatto alla fruizione tramite device dotati di connessione ad internet.
Germania
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,880. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015 by MJpublishinghouse. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
The book Germania by Tacitus, with Latin-English facing-page translation.
American History a Day at a Time – April
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Series: American History A Day at A Time. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,610. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015 by Mossy Feet Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
The history series, American History a Day at a Time seeks to make this vast accumulation of historical knowledge less intimidating. It does this by reducing it to a history lesson a day. By reading and contemplating one event a day, we have the time to try to understand those events that unfolded on those long ago
Church: the Early Years
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Price: Free! Words: 16,900. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
This short eBook entitled “Church: the early years” describes the churches that were to be found during the first century AD in the Roman provinces that surrounded the Mediterranean Sea. Some are well described in literature others just referred to and yet others simply inferred. It is hoped that the book will help people understand more about the bible and the Christian faith.
Spied In Plain Sight
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,430. Language: American English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Industrial espionage on behalf of the President of the United States of America. but this isn't a movie. It's the true story of Lawrence Bell, president of Bell Aircraft, and his 1938 journey through Germany, Italy, France, and England. The president asked Bell to evaluate the aircraft industries of friend and (probable) foe and report back. History buffs will want to read Spied In Plain Sight.
Big Issues in Ethics – A Philosophical Enquiry
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,950. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by Decoded Science. Category: Nonfiction » History » Social history
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Without applying our philosophy, how could we evaluate just and workable laws for society to live by? How would we discuss our morality and ethics and apply them for the benefit of humankind? How would we decide how to behave, so we may do the least harm to each other – and to other living species? Join philosopher Janet Cameron as she examines various aspects of ethical philosophy.
EDGERLY
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Price: Free! Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Fictionalized true account or Civil War intrigue.
Simple History: A simple guide to World War I - CENTENARY EDITION
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Modern
Jump into the muddy trenches of World War I and on the way meet the soldiers and leaders of the conflict and explore the exciting weapons, tanks, planes & technology of combat. Illustrated in the popular minimalist style of today, young reader's imaginations will come to life. Simple history gives you the facts in a simple uncomplicated and eye catching way.
C.I.A. GUATEMALA 1957-1959: MY WORK AS AN AGENT
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Price: Free! Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America
A young contract agent's description of his role in Guatemala following the 1957 assassination of Pres. Castillo Armas who had led the C.I.A. backed revolt against the popularly elected President ,Jacobo Arbenz. It underscores efforts of the U.S. to assure that the next president would continue to support U.S. interests in the area.
In The Footsteps Of Columbus (Annotated) Introduction and Biography Included
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
The book “In the Footsteps of Columbus” by Annie. J. Cannon was originally published in 1893. This annotated version contains an Introduction to the book with historical context to help the reader understand Miss Cannon’s world in the 1890s and a detailed biography of Annie J. Cannon is included at the end of her book.
Who Am I? Volume 1 - African Americans History - Trivia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
This “Who Am I?” trivia book will provide you with history on African Americans who have achieved different levels of greatness. Test your knowledge on African-American history. - Remember, KNOWLEDGE IS POWER!
The New York Mob Vol I: When the Irish Ran New York 1840-1917
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 18,820. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Tammany Hall was a political organization who mobilized poor Irish immigrants into a powerbase to run New York city from the American Civil War to WWII. And although Tammany gave New York its first public welfare system, it did so at the expense of a level of political corruption never seen before or since. This is the story of the rise and fall of Tammany Hall.
Disappeared Without a Trace Vol II: The Lost Colony of Roanoke Island
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 13,700. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
In 1587 the first permanent English colony was settled in Roanoke Island, on the North Carolina Coast. John White, the governor of the colony, returned to England for supplies, but his return to the colony was delayed by the English battle with the Spanish Armada. When White was finally able to return to Roanoke Island in 1590, all the colonists had disappeared, never to be seen again, This is
In The Footsteps Of Heroes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,160. Language: British English. Published: February 18, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
A photo guide tour of some of the main sights of the WW1 Western Front. Places visited include Ypres, Paschendaele, Arras and Albert as well as the Somme battlefields and a number of memorials and cemeteries in the area. This is not a professional photographic book but a collection of my personal photos of the area taken on numerous visits both for research and pleasure.
What the Q? Attempting to Answer the Synoptic Problem
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Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
Who wrote the Bible? What does "Synoptic Gospel" mean? Where did all the information in the Bible come from? This text briefly addresses these questions, and more.
French Fries In The American Southwest
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 10,740. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
In the aftermath of the drugged-out 1960s, two American teenagers drift about the American Southwest looking for trouble, soaking themselves in the heat of the Mojave Desert while rubbing up against the dregs of the dying hippie biker culture, managing to avoid getting killed, or worse. Each adventure begins with improbable amount of french fries and unhealthy amounts of salt.
Atlantis - Legend or History?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,600. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Atlantis - Legend or History? reveals our the theories as never before! Have you ever wondered if the Atlantis was about a real thing? This short book, looks at many facts, assumptions and theories and looks to draw a correlation between what is known, what is logical and what may be the truth that so many want to deny.
Casanova's Winning Ticket
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Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
(5.00 from 1 review)
Giacomo Casanova is best known for his amorous adventures. But did you know about his role in founding the first successful modern lottery?
The Tower of Babel - Legend or History?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
The Tower of Babel - Legend or History? reveals our shared ancestry as never before! Have you ever wondered if the Tower of Babel Story was about a real thing? Certainly, many scientists and historians try not to confirmed its existence but according to many, people were simply too dumb to have created such a thing 6 or 7 thousand years ago.