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Through the Eyes of Rebel Women, The Young Lords: 1969-1976 by Red Sugarcane Press, Inc.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,660. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
THROUGH THE EYES OF REBEL WOMEN: The Young Lords, 1969-1976 is the first account of women who joined the activist organization to fight for social justice and the “revolution within the revolution” believing that women’s equality was inseparable from the society’s progress as a whole. Written and edited by Iris Morales, the book includes essays, interviews, photographs and primary documents.
Lược sử Phật giáo by Nguyễn Minh Tiến
Price: $3.85 USD. Words: 65,630. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history
Mặc dù bản thân là một Phật tử, Conze vẫn luôn giữ được khoảng cách khách quan cần thiết khi trình bày các vấn đề về lịch sử Phật giáo. Hơn thế nữa, ngay khi đề cập đến các bộ phái khác nhau, ông cũng không bao giờ để cho ngòi bút của mình nghiêng về theo những khuynh hướng tư tưởng mà mình đã chọn. Và đây chính là yếu tố đã tạo được sự tin cậy cần thiết cho một tác phẩm có tính cách sử học như th
Woman in History by IntroBooks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
This book describes the role of women and their significance in different eras and regions of the world. The place they held in various cultures and how they influenced the growth or downfall of different civilizations and empires.
Blackbird: Cold War Spyplanes by Steve Stone
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,100. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016 by Digital Dreams Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The Cold War drove military innovation and none more than the need to spy on Soviet Bloc countries in the 1950s. The best way to spy other than tap phones and have agents on the ground was from the air. For this several cutting edge aircraft were designed and built by the legendary Kelly Johnson and Lockheed Skunk works – which pushed the boundaries of technology.
Why did the Northern Rebellion in 1569 fail in comparison to other Tudor rebellions? by Adam Freeman
Price: Free! Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 16th Century
This book will analyse the Northern Rebellion of 1569 that occurred during the reign of Elizabeth I, it will assess why it failed, this will be done through a comparison with the Pilgrimage of Grace of 1536 during Henry VIII's reign that was successful, and other rebellions in the Tudor period.
Sapte Decenii de Medicina: Amintirile unui Medic Geriatru by Dr. Carol Rafael
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,260. Language: Romanian. Published: November 1, 2016 by Dr. Gheorghe Rafael-Stefanescu. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health, Nonfiction » History » European
Autorul povesteste amintirile "medicale" din copilarie, scoala sanitara, cele doua facultati de medicina, specializarea si practicarea medicinei interne in România si a geriatriei in Israel. Povestirea se intinde de-a lungul a sapte decenii si ilustreaza schimbarile in patologia populatiei, in stiinta si in practica medicala. Stilul atractiv este condimentat cu umor, anecdote si situatii inedite.
Moreni 2002 - Clipe in istorie by Vasile Dragomir
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 103,440. Language: Romanian. Published: October 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
Volumul "Moreni 2002 - clipe în istorie" este una dintre acele rare cărţi pe care, chiar după ce-ai citit-o din doasca-n doasca, stai sa te întrebi în ce categorie sa o clasezi.
Det danske forsvar – Opgaver, udstyr og mandskab i det nye årtusind by Søren Nørby
Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 42,030. Language: Danish. Published: October 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Gennemillustreret bog om det danske forsvar og dets omstilling efter Murens fald i 1989.
My Pacific Star by Harry Dean
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,540. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
An enthusiastic recruit, Harry Dean joined the Royal New Zealand Air Force at a turbulent point in world history. Trained to fly as a member of an operational bomber reconnaissance squadron, he took part in the Pacific Islands campaign during WWII. During the campaign, Harry came close to death on numerous occasions. However, he faced danger with an unwavering spirit and formed lasting friends
Nathaniel Philbrick’s Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution | Summary by Ant Hive Media
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
This is a Summary of Nathaniel Philbrick’s Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution From the New York Times bestselling author of In The Heart of the Sea and Mayflower comes a surprising account of the middle years of the American Revolution, and the tragic relationship between George Washington and Benedict Arnold.
David McCullough’s John Adams | Summary by Ant Hive Media
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This is a Summary of David McCullough’s John Adams The Pulitzer Prize–winning, bestselling biography of America’s founding father and second president that was the basis for the acclaimed HBO series, brilliantly told by master historian David McCullough.
In the Heart of the Sea | Summary by InstantRead Summaries
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
One of the things that makes this book so much more interesting is that there are different accounts from different persons who went through the ordeal, as well as experiences of past and more recent men who have been in the same or similar position as the men of the Essex. This book highlighted the fight, bravery, and sacrifice these men went through....
Captain James Cook - Life and Voyages of the Great Navigator by Walter Besant
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 58,350. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016 by Robert Strugnell. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
JAMES COOK, born 1728, Marton, Yorkshire, England, died 1779, Hawaii. From the lowest ranks, born to be great, when he began to rise, with each step he assumed, as if it belonged to him, the dignity of his new rank. He discovered the Society Islands; New Zealand to be two islands; he followed the unknown coast of New Holland for over three thousand kilometres; he traversed the Antarctic Ocean.
Evaluation of Littoral Combat Ships (LCS) for Open-Ocean Antisubmarine Warfare - History of ASW, Threats, North Korea, China, Russia, Noise Control, Range and Endurance, Data Link, Improvements by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,470. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This report evaluates the Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) and its potential to fulfill the open-ocean anti-submarine warfare (ASW) mission. It is unknown whether the LCS platform can support open-ocean ASW. This report examines which LCS variant, Freedom or Independence, is more suitable for open-ocean ASW.
Oil as a Weapon of the 21st Century: Energy Security and the U.S. Pivot to Asia-Pacific - Transportation and Cyber Vulnerabilities, Climate Change, Chokepoints, China, Japan, Russia, Europe, Arab Oil by Progressive Management
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,030. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Petroleum, Nonfiction » History » Asian
This study examines the U.S. pivot to Asia to determine whether energy security issues are likely to complicate relations and/or lead to friction between the United States and China in the twenty-first century.
Next Generation Enterprise Network Business Continuity: Maintaining Operations in a Compromised Environment - COOP, Navy, Operation Rolling Tide, Command and Control (C2), Virtualization Technology by Progressive Management
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,320. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Networking
Operation Rolling Tide, and the events that led up to its initiation, highlighted certain areas in Navy network operations that needed improvement, including maintenance of command and control (C2) of a compromised network.
Who is the Real John Wilkes Booth? by Allison Bruning
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
John Wilkes Booth murdered Abraham Lincoln at Ford's Theatre and was killed in Garrett's Barn, Virginia by Sergeant Boston Corbett. But what if the body wasn't John Wilkes Booth? Nate Orlowek believes the body in the barn that day may not have been John Wilkes Booth. So who was the man in the barn that day?