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Drought at Dawn - Eclipse of a Daunting People
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,820. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » History » Africa
It's a common practice for victims of military conflicts to narrate their own experiences, but sometimes it takes outsiders to examine the problems that lead to conflicts. In doing so however, one has to consider the opinions of the victims. This book is written In memory of all who died in the military dictatorship of Ibrahim Babanjida, Sani Abacha, and Olusegun Obasanjo.
Researching and Writing Your Family History and Memoirs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » History » Family history
This brief genealogical guide covers basic information a family genealogist needs to research and write their family history, including obtaining and interpreting documents, understanding kinship, and telling stories. Also includes questions for conducting interviews, use of images in written histories, overall story structure, and publishing options.
The 10% Solution: Simplifying The Tax Code In The New Economy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,030. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
A short history of taxation, a treatise on suggested alternatives to tax reform, and a modest proposal by the author which would eliminate the need for the tax code altogether. This book was written in response to President Barack Obama's call for suggestions from the public for tax reform, and is based on the author's experience with the complex issues of taxation and its financial impacts.
Dominio incontrollato
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,410. Language: Italian. Published: May 2, 2014 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » European
Il caso Moro e l'Italia dei complotti politici degli Anni Settanta
Who Started World War One?
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,970. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Military
This book investigates what happened in the six weeks from the Sarajevo assassinations to the outbreak of war; It concentrates on the immediate causes of the war bringing out clearly the human factors; miscalculation, ignorance, poor information, human temperament and attitudes, and even bad organisation. In this respect it is a true guide to what caused World War One.
A Simple Tale of Truth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
It's true, how will you know when the second coming is imminent? People have been so caught up with the so-called Revelations, to the point they believe it to be as written. But who wrote it? It certainly didn't come from the original source of truth. May this be a modern starting point from the original source of truth, GOD!
원코스 덕수궁 : 황제가 된 남자
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: Korean. Published: May 1, 2014 by 테마여행신문 TTN Theme Travel News Korea. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Asian
* 덕수궁은 서울이 품은 조선시대 5대 궁궐 중 가장 작지만, 근대에 있어서 가장 뜨거웠던 세계사의 무대였습니다. 일제의 탐욕과 재외 공관의 암투가 극에 달하던 시절, 고종은 아내를 잃은 슬픔과 독살 시도를 견디고, 러시아공사관으로 대피하는 치욕적인 삶을 묵묵히 견뎌야 했습니다. 조선왕조가 막을 내리고, 대한제국이 시작한 덕수궁에서 아름다운 돌담길의 뒷이야기가 펼쳐 집니다. * 원코스 시리즈란?(원코스/1 Course/一路行/ワンコース) 테마여행신문 Theme Travel News이 선보이는 여행 가이드북 시리즈. TTN은 국내 최초의 여행 전문 글로벌 퍼블리셔로써, 전세계의 여행가에게 한국의 아름다움을 소개합니다. 미국에 론니, 일본에 저스트고가 있다면 한국에는 원코스!
朝鲜王陵一路行 :宣靖陵
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 310. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: May 1, 2014 by 테마여행신문 TTN Theme Travel News Korea. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Asian
2009年全世界再次关注了韩国。拥有五百年历史的朝鲜王陵被联合国教科文组织列入为韩国的第9个世界文化遗产。除了在北韩的2座之外,您知道在首尔市中心坐上地铁就可以到达位于近郊的四十座王陵吗?随着Psy的歌曲‘江南style’的成名而跟着成名的江南,也坐上地铁就可以直达这些王陵。我们到地铁宣陵站,前往朝鲜第9代成宗与第11代中宗的王陵以及拥有1200年历史的愿刹(为超度而建的寺庙)奉恩寺,好吗? * 版权 * 目次 * 联合国教科文组织 * 首尔市徒步旅游 * 朝鲜王陵 * 王陵的3阶段空间结构 * 宣陵:《经国大典》的父亲 * 靖陵:王陵的标准 * 奉恩寺:拥有1200年历史愿刹(为超度而建的寺庙) * 寺庙的三个大门 * 四物:天、地、水以及地狱 * 韩国的钟:敲响灵魂的拍频现象,韩国大钟 * 테마여행신문 Theme Travel News 主题旅游新
1 Course Joseon Royal Tombs : Seonjeongneung
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by 테마여행신문 TTN Theme Travel News Korea. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The whole world paid attention to Korea once again in 2009 when the Royal Tombs of Joseon Dynasty that have a history of 500 years became the 9th Cultural Heritage of Korea to be inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage list. Did you know that there is a royal tomb easily accessible via the subway train in the center of Gangnam, the district which became famous worldwide with Psy's Gangnam Style?
The Somerley Portrait: A Portrait Of Catherine Carey By Levina Teerlinc.
Price: Free! Words: 32,380. Language: British English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Renaissance
'The Somerley Portrait: A Portrait Of Catherine Carey By Levina Teerlinc' is an historical essay considering the origin and purchase of a little known Tudor contemporary portrait owned by the Earls of Normanton, known popularly as "The Somerley Portrait".
The Common Christianity
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 26,130. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / General, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
The Common Christianity will really give the reader a more biblical understanding of Christ compared to the Christianity depicted in many religion books. Christianity is a major world religion, Where is the Christ in this religion today?
Una breve reseña de la doctrina de la cabeza en la Iglesia Adventista del Séptimo Día
Price: Free! Words: 11,160. Language: Spanish. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Breve historia del desarrollo de la teología de la cabeza [headship theology] en la iglesia adventista.
The Assassination of Michael Collins: What Happened at Béal ma mBláth?
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 130,550. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
An in-depth study of the death of Michael Collins, hero of the 1916 Easter Rising, and leader of the Irish War of Independence.
Hustlers, Harlots, and Heroes: A Regency and Steampunk Field Guide
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,810. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014 by Tyche Books Ltd.. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » History » European
From the author of What Kings Ate and Wizards Drank, this humorous guide will provide readers and writers with historically accurate information on the low classes of Georgian and Victorian life.
Forging the Sword: Defense Production During the Cold War - DoD Industrial Facilities, Aircraft, Ammunition, Tank Plants, Shipyards, Reagan Buildup, Redstone, Pine Bluff, Picatinny Arsenal
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,200. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This study is a contextual overview to assist anyone researching Cold War industrial facilities in the United States. It gives a broad overview of the structure of the government-owned portion of the defense industrial base and discusses the various trends that affected that structure from the 1940s to the 1980s.
Turkey - Kurdish Regional Government Relations After the U.S. Withdrawal from Iraq: Putting the Kurds on the Map? PKK, PUK, Syrian Civil War and Refugees, Massoud Barzani, Erdogan, Kurdistan
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,370. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Washington is in danger of being left behind by the fast-paced events in the region, while the ethnic Kurds of the region may be approaching a decisive moment in their long struggle for self-determination.
World War One Naval Battles in South American Waters
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 10,340. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
At the start of World War One, the coasts of Chile and Argentina witnessed three Naval Battles: the Battle of Coronel and the Battle of the Falkland Islands, both in 1914, and the Battle of Mas a Tierra soon after. Close to the first centenary, they are the topic of this book. It includes maps, photos, comments from the Chilean (British) author and valuable unknown vintage photos.
Among Heroes: A Marine Corps Rifle Company on Peleliu - Sherman Tanks, C Company, Charlie Company, Incredible World War II Stories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,010. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Here is the gripping tale of the 1944 attack by the 1st Marine Division on the Japanese occupied island of Peleliu, one of the many small but well-fortified islands of the Palau group in the western Carolines. The account by First Sergeant Jack Ainsworth tells the harrowing story of the assault.
Al-Qaida, the Tribes, and the Government - Lessons and Prospects for Iraq's Unstable Triangle, Middle East Studies Paper, al-Qaeda, the Awakening
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 107,360. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
As part of its anti-American insurgency in the Sunni areas, Al-Qaida's policy errors, characterized by an arrogant and uncompromising approach to tribal economic, social, and cultural interests, as well as the alienation of the existing tribal leadership, engendered considerable popular discontent and contributed to an eventual shifting of tribal alliances to the United States.
Люди, принесшие холод 1
Price: Free! Words: 84,270. Language: Russian. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian
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