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An Indian's Attempt to Understand China
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,660. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » Asian
A book outlining the history and ethnic profile of China. It also looks at today's China in the light of the past. China appears to be much stronger than she is because of ignorance about the country. This book is intended to help the world understand China to be able to face up to her.
Aviation Legends of the Battle Born State
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 33,300. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The Nevada Aerospace Hall of Fame recognizing the men, women, and organizations who pioneered aerospace and aviation in the Battle Born State of Nevada. Becoming the West Coast line of Defense during World War II, Nevada has produced the most astronauts of any state, the NERVA nuclear rocket engine, and the classified science and technology developed in obscurity at venues such as Area 51 & TTR.
La sombra del Führer
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 98,480. Language: Spanish. Published: August 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
¿Y si Hitler no se hubiese suicidado en el búnker de la Cancillería de Berlín? Esta novela aporta datos y argumentos que cuestionan la versión oficial sobre la muerte del líder nazi, sirviendo de excusa para una frenética trama en la que un periodista, una profesora y un alto cargo del Vaticano investigan la verdad tras la muerte en extrañas circunstancias de un amigo.
Understanding Ancient Thought
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,070. Language: British English. Published: August 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
There are many puzzling things about the peoples of the ancient world. Why did they practice the sacrifice of animals? Why did they think they could understand the future by examining the entrails and the liver of a ram? What was the logic beneath the practice of magic? This collection of essays attempts, as far as possible, to understand the ancient world within its original context.
2017 USS Fitzgerald Accident: Navy Preliminary Inquiry and Line of Duty Determination Report Regarding Injuries and Deaths of Seven Sailors in June 2017 Collision with Container Ship ACX Crystal
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,720. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
This is a complete reproduction of the official Navy report issued in August 2017 about its line of duty investigation of the USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) collision off the coast of Japan June 17. This report specifically reviews the crew's damage control activities.
The Vampire in Europe: A Critical Edition
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 172,990. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2017 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
The Vampire in Europe deals with the subject of vampirism from a historical point of view and presents the evidence which gave rise its growth and dissemination in many lands. Included in this critical edition are the authoritative text, rare contextual and source materials, illustrations, criticism, contemporary reviews, and Greek and Latin translations. A biographical note is also included.
The Blind History Lady Presents; John Swearingen-Know Your Place Blind Boy!
Series: The Blind History Lady Presents. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,660. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Blinded at age 13, John faced a fierce battle to receive an education as a blind youth in his home community. As an adult, he met prejudice and roadblocks to enter college, graduate, find employment as a teacher and acceptance in the state of South Carolina. Because of his own experience with discrimination, John developed a strong vision of a quality education for all, no matter what.
Tuzla na razglednicama - vremeplov (Tuzla on postcards - timeline)
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 22,410. Language: Croatian. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Europe / Austria & Hungary, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Postcards
Tuzla on postcards - timeline with over 80 Tuzla postcards with short description of the main events in Tuzla history in chronological order. Very rich Tuzla history is excellent pool of research material for many professions so this book could be starting or ending point for another publications. Tuzla Bosnia Bosna i Hercegovina Europe
Porodica Božijeg Poslanika
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,480. Language: Bosnian. Published: August 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Shi'a, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Članovi Poslanikove porodice, ili Ehlul Bejt, smatraju se za savršeni uzor u životu muslimana jer su oni prenosili učenje Allahovog Poslanika, odrasli u njegovoj kući i slijedili njegove stope.
La Cultura Revelada Del Antiguo Egipto
You set the price! Words: 52,170. Language: Spanish. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Este libro revela varios aspectos de la cultura del antiguo Egipto, como las antigüedades muy remotas de Egipto; las características y las creencias y prácticas religiosas egipcias; el sistema social y político; los templos cósmicos; la riqueza de la lengua; el patrimonio musical y las ciencias integradas; la medicina avanzada; la economía dinámica; los excelentes productos y manufacturados ,...
The Forgotten Princess
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,450. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » History » European
The story of Italy’s lost princess and the treasure its royal family has kept secret for decades. “The Forgotten Princess” tells of Princess Leina of Savoy, the only child of King Umberto II and Gelsomina Malatesta, who were secretly married in Italy on the 10th of February 1926.
Book 2 CIA Covert Operations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,510. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Covert operation is "an operation that is so planned and executed as to conceal the identity of or permit plausible denial. CIA is the US Government agency legally allowed to carry out covert action. These special activities include covert political influence and paramilitary operations. A black op is a covert operation by a government, a government agency, or a military organization.
Wild Roses and Prairie Needles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,820. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2017 by Kurt Opprecht. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
True stories of life on a Montana farm in the 1940’s. Ellen Haugen Opprecht brings warmth and drama to remarkable events that were the fabric of her world on the banks of the Milk River with a family of six plus livestock, wildlife, trucks, tractors, fires, floods and the occasional snake.
Book 1 CIA Covert Operations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,450. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » History » Military
Covert operation is "an operation that is so planned and executed as to conceal the identity of or permit plausible denial. CIA is the US Government agency legally allowed to carry out covert action. These special activities include covert political influence and paramilitary operations. A black ops is a covert operation by a government, a government agency, or a military organization.
Impresiones de Lucía Richard; Episodios memorables del feminismo en Chile: Literatura, arte y sociedad en el Chile de los años 50
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,980. Language: Spanish. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America
Lucía Richard Barnard fue una escritora chilena que destacó como poeta, ensayista, conferenciante, artículista, cuentista, sobresaliendo tanto por la belleza y profundidad de su obra, como por su participación en los principales movimientos culturales, literarios y feministas de la sociedad santiaguina de los años 50.
Before I Forget - One Man's Radar War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,120. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Family history
BEFORE I FORGET is a richly readable account of the life of a young RAF serviceman during WW2. Precision bombing raids on Germany were made possible by the top-secret radar systems George Phelps helped maintain. This is wartime through the eyes of a young man determined to live life to the full while always trying to do the decent thing. Sometimes even finding fun during the fight against fascism.
Echoes from Gettysburg: South Carolina's Memories and Images
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,350. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2017 by FoxRunPub. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » American
South Carolina contributed two brigades of infantry, two regiments of cavalry and several artillery batteries to the Battle of Gettysburg in July of 1863. Their veterans related accounts of heroism and fear, triumph and loss for the remainder of their lives. These are their stories.
Easter Rising 1916 A Family Answers The Call For Ireland's Freedom 1st And 2nd Edition Boxset
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 23,270. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
Irish men and women joined the Easter Rising on April 14 1916. They did so for Irish independence and freedom from British rule. The Easter Rising began when the Proclamation was read by Patrick Pearse outside the GPO. He declared Ireland`s right for independence and equality for all her people. This second edition includes the Easter Rising events of 2016 and samples of Irish Culture from 1916.
Le radici del cristianesimo nell’Antico Egitto
You set the price! Words: 22,710. Language: Italian. Published: August 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Il libro rivela le radici del cristianesimo nell’Antico Egitto sia dal punto di vista storico che spirituale. Dimostra che i racconti sul “Gesù storico” si basano interamente sulla vita e la morte del faraone egizio Tutankhamon; e che il “Cristo della fede” e i principi cristiani sono tutti di origine egizia, quali l’essenza degli insegnamenti/messaggi e le feste religiose..
The Queen of Blood and Seduction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,150. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Biography
This is a story about incest, murder, adultery and other assorted crimes. It is about a vivacious and evil young Queen who used her body to turn aside the tide of Roman destiny and that of the world. Julius Caesar led his famous legions in conquest of the known world before succumbing to her feminine charms. Then Marc Antony threw away an empire and his own honor to follow her to his destruction.