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Holocaust Survivor Stories: Georgina: True Holocaust Survivor Stories from the Darkest Days of the Holocaust
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 34,960. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
Holocaust Survivor Stories: Georgina: True Holocaust Survivor Stories from the Darkest Days of the Holocaust An Incredible True Story of Survival Audacity and Deception from the Darkest Days of the Holocaust. December 1944 whilst heavy snows fall over Budapest and soldiers battle for the streets, Georgina a young Jewish woman, is nearly starving to death with her new born son.
What's in a Name?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,970. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » History » Family history
In What's In A Name? Ian Murray Tough examines the roots of etymology, with particular focus on surnames and their socio-geographical context. A fascinating and incisive study which may inspire others to conduct detective work into family history.
The Money Dragon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,620. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Family history
In this stunning novel, Pam Chun brings to life the story of Lau Ah Leong, the Money Dragon, the legendary founder of Honolulu’s Chinatown and his 5 wives. The great-granddaughter of Ah Leong, Chun reaches deep into family history to reveal a startling tale that depicts the tumult and opportunity that occurs when the deep-rooted traditions of the Chinese people conflict with the Americans.
The Conflict of the Ages Teacher I The Scientific History of Origins
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,200. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Teacher Edition includes complete student text, review questions, vocabulary, and answer keys. The Conflict of the Ages is a Multi-Part exploration of History, Science and ancient Literature. This first installment covers the concepts of God, time, Creation, physics, cosmology, and specifics about each day of Creation.
The Conflict of the Ages Teacher III They Deliberately Forgot The Flood and the Ice Age
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,510. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
The worldwide Flood is one of the most discounted records in the Scriptures. Yet it is supported around the world by historical accounts. Take a look at feasibility studies on the safety and the stocking of the Ark. The Geologic Column ought to prove that fossils reveal the age of the earth. They show progression from simple to complex organisms over millions of years. But do they?
NSA Secrets Declassified: Speech Coding, Cipher Disk, German Cipher Machines in World War II, Women in Cryptology, Electronic Intelligence (ELINT), Missile and Space Intelligence, Secure Voice Coding
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 211,620. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important publication presents nine NSA publications with unique information about NSA history.
Vinegar Gang Lynching - Sis Vinegar's Story (Based On True Events)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,700. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
On June 2, 1882 at about 9:30 p.m., David Bausman met death at the Kaw River while engaging in sexual intercourse with 14 year-old Sis Vinegar. On June 10, 1882 at about 1:00 a.m., a mob broke into the Douglas County Jail, removed and lynched the Vinegar Gang men for the death, the motive being robbery. Branded a prostitute, beggar, and a thief, Sis Vinegar never got to tell her story, until now.
A Guide to the Study and Use of Military History - Great Historians, American and World Military History, World War, Museums and Collections, Academic World, Army School System, Art, Field Detachment
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 351,350. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This Guide to the Study and Use of Military History is designed to foster an appreciation of the value of military history and explain its uses and the resources available for its study.
Winds of Valor
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 96,580. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015 by Running Quail Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Winds of Valor is the second book in historian Carol Harp Norman's "The Texas Wind" series. It is the story of James Campbell, one of the first Texas Rangers. He worked valiantly during the conflict of The War of Independence from Mexico in his mission to bring justice to Texas between 1831-1840. Here is an up close, authentic look at Texas' fight against Mexico and the battle of the Alamo.
El Joven Hitler 2 (Hitler adolescente)
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Price: $1.04 USD. Words: 36,790. Language: Spanish. Published: March 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Te hayas, lector, ante la novela que narra la infancia y primeros años de adolescencia de Adolf Hitler. Conocerás a Alois, un padre violento y alcohólico, a su hermanos, a sus profesores y un misterio, el de los demonios de la mente, que el pequeño Adolf deberá enfrentar para salvar su vida y mostrar su verdadera personalidad.
Hiroshima
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,000. Language: Italian. Published: March 26, 2015 by Gingko edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
6 agosto 1945. Hiroshima venne distrutta dalla prima bomba atomica mai caduta su una città. Come diretta conseguenza, circa 60.000 giapponesi innocenti e inermi — uomini, donne e bambini — morirono, e 100.000 rimasero feriti; quasi tutto di una grande città di 250.000 persone venne spazzato via dall’immediata esplosione e dagli incendi successivi.
Call Me B: A Hopeful View of History and the Revolution
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,190. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
This is not exactly a book about history, or about teaching and learning methodologies, or educational theory and practice, or museum operations, or politics or revolution or the future. It’s about all of these things, and more, because it’s a book about people.
Replace #2: Guns & Race in America: How to Save Lives
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,730. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
Replace #2 proposes the Newtown Amendment, a replacement for the Second Amendment to the United States Constitution. The book traces the origin of the gun culture in America and its connection to racism. Replace #2 proposes the Newtown Amendment, allowing all levels of government to regulate guns as they see necessary, as the best path forward to a safer America.
The Footsteps of Barack Obama in A Changing America
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 85,130. Language: American English. Published: March 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
This book about the president of the United States who is a son of a non-American father, is written from a unique perspective of a US immigrant who lived to witness the changing American society through the history of 6 most recent elections of a US president. The book dwells in fascinating detail about the importance of US role in its global leadership towards a more perfect society.
Historia de Marruecos y Siria
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 20,560. Language: Spanish. Published: March 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
En esta oportunidad haremos un recorrido histórico por la esplendida ciudad de Marruecos, desde una perspectiva histórica de una cultura rica en tradición y elegancia característica de los pueblos del Medio Oriente, aunque geográficamente se encuentra en el continente africano es, junto con Egipto, los dos colosos africanos de más renombre como integrantes de la cultura árabe.
Three Rabbits Alibi
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,050. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
A True Story of Murder, Madness & the News in Colonial Melbourne. It's 1850s Australia. A double murder. A locked room. The murderer dying from a gunshot. But the reporter thinks the scene near impossible. Herald reporter Edmund Finn said it was "one the most atrocious deeds which darken the pages of colonial history". Reinvestigate this case to find a far more complex story with modern resonance.
Omdat Ik Vlaming Ben
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Price: $6.37 USD. Words: 53,080. Language: Dutch. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Aan de hand van de levensloop van Florine De Pauw uit Kerksken (Haaltert), schetst "Omdat Ik Vlaming Ben" het gevoel van achterstelling dat na de eerste wereldoorlog leefde bij vele Vlamingen en toont het hoe dit ertoe leidde dat vooral de zwaksten, de jongeren, na de oorlog terecht stonden als collaborateurs.
The Edge of Paradise: America in Micronesia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,200. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In 1967 the Peace Corps sent P. F. Kluge to paradise - or so the American possessions in Micronesia seemed. His assignment was as noble as it was adventurous: to help the people of those half-forgotten Pacific islands move from old to new, so that paradise would have prosperity and freedom as well as physical beauty. He immersed himself in the lives of the diverse peoples of the islands.
U.S. Marine Corps Expeditionary Warrior 2013: Future Maritime Operations for the 21st Century Operating Environment - Command and Control, Maneuver, Fires, Logistics/Sustainment, Force Protection
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 135,900. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is an important Marine Corps publication about Expeditionary Warrior 2013, the latest iteration of the Marine Corps' Title 10 wargame.
United States Army - Consideration of Others: Together We Can Achieve More - Alcohol and Drug Abuse, Identify Extremism and Extremist Organizations, HIV and Safe Sex Practices, Racism and Sexism
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 146,550. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important Army publication is a tool which focuses on the vital linkage between the individual soldier and his or her role as a member of a military team.