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Genealogy X What to Expect When Researching Family History
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,710. Language: Simple English. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history
What you don't know just might hurt you when it comes to piecing together family history. Researching genealogy ties can be fun and exciting, but it can also be overwhelming when motivation is lost and relatives aren't forthcoming with pertinent details. Author, Speaker and Virtual Assistant Nicholl McGuire shares practical tips and family history experience. Be inspired to tackle your roots!
Boarding on the State
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,630. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Administration / school superintendents & principals, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Boarding On the State is a candid account of the survival and growth of England's State Boarding Schools, written by a former Head/Principal of King Edward Vi School, Louth and of Wymondham College. It is published to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Boarding Schools Association and the 25th of the State Boarding Schools Assoication in 2015/6; is it both a good read and an accurate account.
Diana Inquest: The French Cover-Up
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 270,690. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » History » European
Diana Inquest: The French Cover-Up is the gripping story of how a culture of corruption and cover-up was endemic throughout the investigation into the deaths of Princess Diana and Dodi Fayed. It tracks the French investigation right from the initial minutes after the crash inside the Alma Tunnel through to the conclusion of the investigation by Judge Stéphan two years later, in September 1999.
Occupying America: We Shall Overcome
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,020. Language: American English. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
One of the most exhaustive, comprehensive books about the growing “Occupy Wall St.” and “We Are The 99%” Movements written so far. Pro-Occupy; anti-government; very dissident. Predicts mass civil unrest in America and abroad unless certain changes are made and rampant economic inequality is corrected. Politically subversive reading at its best!
Poland in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Polish Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Gomulka, Gierek, Collapse of Communism, Warsaw, Lodz, Krakow, Gdansk, Lublin, Oder
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 155,580. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Poland.
Philippines in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Cebuano, Chavacano, Ilocano, Tagalog, Tausug, and Yakan Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Luzon, Mindanao, Visayas, Manila
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 254,040. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in the Philippines.
Pop-Cultures Guide to Ascension; Vol I “The Quickie” Hidden History, Modern Thought & Spirituality
Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 15,830. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A quick “Jolt” of below the surface, esoteric information for the Pop Culture Generation that’s too consumed with everyday life, to notice what’s REALLY happening in it. This book attempts to change the channel and break the monotony of the celebrity driven, reality show obsessed, ultra-consumerism, social networking society, and question what you’ve been told to be true.
World War II U.S. Posters: Volume 1 'Keep Your Mouth Shut'
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 440. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
During World War II there were certain major propaganda themes pursued by the Office of War Information (OWI). One of the most important themes, especially at the start of the war, was managing vial information such as ship sailings and troop and war material movements. The most popular slogan was ’Loose Lips Sink Ships.’ This book is about that theme and divided into four sections of posters.
‘ANZAC - Diary of Harold Rydon 1914-1917’
Price: Free! Words: 28,530. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
A Record of the Experiences of No. 943 Lance-Corporal H. E. Rydon of the 9th Battalion, Third Infantry Brigade, First Australian Division, A.I.F. & later as Captain of the Royal Air Force
'From Pit to Park' - Sutton Colliery to Brierley Country Park
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Mining, Nonfiction » History » Social history
squire robert dodsley thought he would make money by opening a coal mine in sutton in ashfield, some 20 miles north of nottingham. however, it struggled to make a profit, and desperately he cut the miners wages to try to balance the books. there was much unrest, although eventually this did become a productive mine before closing in 1989. it then became a vey popular park. this is the story
Peru in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Quechua Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Lima, Arequipa, Trujillo, Pizarro's Conquest, Fujimori, Selva, Mochica, Chimu, Incas
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 148,760. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » South American
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in the Peru.
Palestinian Territories in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Palestinian Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Intifada, Jewish Settlers, Gaza City, Khan Yunis, Jabaliya, Hebron, Rafah, Ramallah
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 154,910. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in the Palestinian Territories.
Pakistan in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Baluchi, Pashto, Punjabi, Sindhi, and Urdu Cultural Orientation: Balochistan, Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Saraikis, Kashmiri, Terrorism
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 265,960. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Pakistan.
Dr. Walter Reed – A Short Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015 by Doug West. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » History » American
Dr. Walter Reed had humble beginnings but his intelligence and perseverance allowed him to excel in life. He received his Doctor of Medicine in 1869 and remains the youngest person to graduate from the University of Virginia Medical School to this day. Along with other fellow physicians and scientists, Dr. Walter Reed was able to unravel the scourge of yellow fever.
The Empire of the Crowned Slaves
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 88,850. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Egypt, Screenplays » History
Roukn al-Din Baybars was born in 1223 in a Turkish tribe Kipchak installed in the Ukrainian Plains. He was captured by Mongolians and sold as Slave to the emir of the city of Aleppo. He is incorporated in a school where young slaves are educated. He climbs up the ladder in the strength of the arms and becomes Sultan in 1260. During his years of reign, he leads a merciless combat to his ennemies.
In Their Own Words
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 31,190. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
This book, the culmination of ten years of research, is a collection of portraits and testimonials recording the experiences of 21 women who volunteered during World War II, interviewed by the author. The accounts have been left as far as possible in the women’s original words, so that their voices can be heard clearly and faithfully.
Hang on and Fly: A Post-War Story of Plane Crash Tragedies, Heroism, and Survival
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 133,460. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
The most incredible year of plane crash tragedies in North America is told through a brave stewardess, a farmer's wife, and two passengers whose heroism and survival is unmatched in modern American aviation history.Spared a deadly crash that killed 26 others, and lost for days without rescue, their plight reached all the way to the White House and changed passenger aviation safety rules forever.
Oman in Perspective - Orientation Guide: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Muscat, Salalah, Nizwa, Yarubi Imamate, Sultan Qaboos bin Said, Baluchi, Lawatiyya, Khojas, Rustaq, Slave Trade
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 122,640. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Oman.
Nigeria in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Hausa, Igbo, and Yoruba Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Kano, Kaduna, Slavery, Nollywood, Kanywood, Benue, Sokoto, Enugu
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 196,380. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Nigeria.
Niger in Perspective - Orientation Guide: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Tuareg, Talak, Sahel, Tenere, Niamey, Zinder, Maradi, Agadez, Tahoua, Arlit, Kanem-Bornu, Songhai, Coup, Djerma, Sonrai
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,680. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Niger.