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Voices From the 99 Percent: An Oral History of the Occupy Wall Street Movement
By Lenny Flank
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,260. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
The Occupy Wall Street movement spread across the country and around the globe, and drastically changed the terms of political debate in the US. Technically savvy, the Occupiers posted events as they happened, in blogs and online forums. This is the story of Occupy Wall Street, in its own words. All proceeds from this ebook are being donated to the OWS movement.
20th Century Spy in the Sky Satellites: Secrets of the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) Volume 9 - National Reconnaissance Commentaries and Reviews
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,860. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Part of our comprehensive series on the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) and its "spy satellite" network, this volume reproduces interesting reviews and commentaries from National Reconnaissance, Journal of the Discipline and Practice, and Space Sentinel Select.
Obscure Stories of the Civil War
By Paul Herbert
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,110. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This collection of short stories narrates the history of obscure and fascinating Civil War events.
Look Up, Youngstown! A Walking Tour of Youngstown, Ohio
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: November 3, 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 Youngstown, Ohio 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.
True Miracles with Genealogy: Volume Two
By Anne Bradshaw
Series: True Miracles with Genealogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,450. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
(4.00 from 1 review)
In this award-winning book you will find quality stories that amaze and inspire, miracles that comfort and fascinate. Ancestors in our family trees find miraculous ways of getting dates and facts to us – if they so choose, and when we are ready.
Spanish Matadors in the Thai Navy
By peter dancey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
It is not commonly known that the first country to operate the AV-8 Harrier I at sea was Spain in the form of the AV-8S Matador the early Harrier along with two dual-seat trainers were used for many years by the Spanish Navy that suffered four loses. With the introduction of the AV-8B Harrier II the Matadors were sold to Thailand who received full support but lack of finance led to lack of use.
Liberty Lost: America's History of Slippery Slopes
By Gary Brown
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 141,050. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
What happened to the ideals of The Founders? This book first examines the philosophical basis behind those ideals ... with the realization that the concept of The United States of America has no hope of being resurrected unless those ideals are understood.
Look Up, Columbus! A Walking Tour of Columbus, Ohio
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: November 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 Columbus, Ohio 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.
Radio Radio - The Story of the Irish Radio Pirates
By Peter Mulryan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,930. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
The Story of pirate radio in Ireland, all the way from the world's first broadcast in 1916, up until legislation to ban the radio pirates in 1988.
The British Army - History & Present
By Toby Carrington-Woods
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,110. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011 by M&S Direct Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
Military Buffs, History Students, Historical Trivia Lovers and Even Students of Politics... Nowhere else in just one edition will you find such complete information! ) * Dozens of Battles from Around the World. * The Reforms from Early History to Modern Day. * The Undisputed Influence on the World Today. A Complete Resource Under One Cover!
California Valor, Charles Harold Gonsalves
By John A Johnson
Price: Free! Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
(4.00 from 1 review)
History records no act of greater valor than Charles Harold Gonsalves. In mortal combat he deliberately covered a live enemy hand grenade with his body. He was only 19 years old when he died. The author describes a mild mannered youth from Alameda, California's transformation into a killing machine. This book also sheds much neede light on Executive Order 9066 that incarcerated Japanese Americans.
RAF Harriers at Sea
By peter dancey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The Falklands War in the South Pacific was the first time that RAF Harrier I GR.3 variant deployed aboard a RN carrier for operations with the FAA providing the task force with a close support ground-attack capability freeing the FAA Sea Harriers FRS 1 for air-defence. During the rest of the decade the RAF did not take part in any carrier-borne 'ops' until Harrier II GR.7 entered service...
The Ancient Solar Premise
By Christopher Jordan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,200. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
The premise embraces ancient cultures from all over the world. It shows how they all used potent mirrors to turn stone to glass, vaporize metals and win wars. When this tool is combined with the operation of the world’s iconic pyramids, shrines and stone circles, a paradigm shift is forced. The successful societies of antiquity were using the sun to support their industry, arts and science.
Teacher's Edition Biblical Studies
By Mary C. Findley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 139,290. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Bible Studies for all ages including Old and New Testament Manuscript Histories, Jonah and Ruth with Puppet Commentary, Bible Doctrines, Major Prophets Background, Proverbs, and New Testament studies in Philemon, Jude, and Revelation. Teacher Edition contains complete student text plus answer keys and special supplementary essay and research projects. Homeschool, churches, Christian Schools.
Biblical Studies Student Edition
By Mary C. Findley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 118,530. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Bible studies for all ages suitable for personal study, homeschool, church and Christian School, including Old and New Testament Manuscript Histories, Ruth and Jonah with Puppet Character Commentary, Bible Doctrines, Background for the Major Prophets, and in the New Testament, Philemon, Jude, and Revelation. All studies include review questions and many correlate with free YouTube Videos.
A Childhood Behind Barbed Wire
By Alexander Latotzky
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,400. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
The story of children, who were born after WW 2 in former concentration camps like Buchenwald, Bautzen, Jamlitz or Sachsenhausen. More than 123.000 Germans where incarcerated in "special camps" of the soviets in East Germany between 1945 - 1950 and more then 42.000 didn't survived that time. This book tells the stories of the mothers, the "camp children" and all those who helped save their lives.
20th Century Spy in the Sky Satellites: Secrets of the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) Volume 7 - ELINT Grab and Poppy, Missile Warning MIDAS, Polar Orbiting Meteorological Satellites
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,050. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Part of our comprehensive series on the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) and its "spy satellite" network, this volume covers three aspects of military satellite programs: the Grab and Poppy ELINT satellites used for electronic intelligence; the MIDAS missile defense space-based infrared early warning satellites, and a history of the military polar orbiting meteorological satellite program.
German Heeresflieger Army Aviation
By peter dancey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
During WW II German High Command decreed that neither the Army or Navy should operate aircraft of any type fixed or rotary-winged. But with the establishment of the 'new' Luftwaffe post-war it was decided that both the Army (Heeresflieger) and the Navy (Marineflieger) should have their own air arms to meet their specific needs with their types as suited to their specific requirements.
20th Century Spy in the Sky Satellites: Secrets of the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) Volume 6 - CORONA, America's First Satellite Program - CIA and NRO Histories of Pioneering Spy Satellites
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 121,200. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Part of our comprehensive series on the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) and its "spy satellite" network, this volume covers the historic CORONA spy satellite program, called America's first satellite program. Histories from the NRO and the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) cover all aspects of CORONA.
Look Up, Cincinnati! A Walking Tour of Cincinnati, Ohio
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,300. Language: English. Published: October 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 Cincinnati, Ohio 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.