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Prince Bira by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Prince Bira won the 1936 Coupe du Prince Ranier, an event that later became the crown jewel of Formula One racing, renamed the Grand Prix of Monaco. Many of the auto races in which the Thai competed were entered privately. Among the most noteworthy of the cars he drove was a Simca-Gordini that had been painted the light blue and yellow that symbolized the Thai royal family. Another was a Maserati.
John F. Kennedy: Up Close And Personal by A. Kennedy, Jr
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
This book is a compilation of personal, commercial, government, and military original documents allowing an up close and personal look into the private and public life of John F. Kennedy 35th president of the United States.
The Start of Japan's Kamikaze Campaign by Bradley Hall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
A damaged Japanese fighter set off a savage fire on SC-699 at Biak in 1944. The incident played a key role in the development of kamikaze tactics.
Jennie's American Short Stories by Jennie Ross
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Fiction » Historical » USA
These are just a few of my favorite stories of how our country started. The brave men and women in this book are only fraction of the American heroes who have given all of their energies to make America what it is today. I hope future generations will follow their examples.
Ready Reference Treatise: Founding Brothers by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,720. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » History » American
The book describes the interactions among certain individuals who are both gifted and flawed. The interactions among those individuals had very greatly influenced the early development of the United States of America.
Pompey on Patrol by William J. Keresey III
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Family history
Pompey on Patrol is the true story of Roundsman Redmond Keresey and his equine partner of 17 years. Told by his great-grandson, William J. Keresey III, you'll discover the remarkable story of a horse who became the talk of the nation. Pompey's heroic police exploits were reported in newspapers across the country, and this four-footed officer entertained crowds as they watched in amazement.
All About the USA - The 50 State Quarters by Douglas J. and Pakaket Alford
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » American
What is interesting about the USA? It is a land of freedom and independence and the idea of the American Dream. It is fifty separate states all united into one country. Using quarters, this book shows what is important to the different states. How does it adds character to the whole country. Freedom’s ring has over fifty distinct tones. Long live liberty.
Sun Tzu’s Art of War by Victor Chan
Price: Free! Words: 12,050. Language: British English. Published: December 27, 2015. Categories: Essay » Business, Nonfiction » History » Military
Sun Tzu’s Art of War is one of the oldest books on military strategies, and has remained influential for over two thousand years. No matter how much warfare has changed with the advance of technology, the strategic principles preached by Sun Tzu had withstood the test of time. Contained in this book are the original text by Sun Tzu, and a 1910 English translation of the text by Lionel Giles.
Mądrzy starożytni by Piotr Karocki
Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: Polish. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Tekst popularyzatorski; przywołanie paru faktów, ukazujących starożytnych nie tylko jako mądrych ludzi, ale także, jak się wydaje, jako ludzi bardziej otwartych na „odbiegające od zdrowego rozsądku” koncepcje świata niż ludzie dzisiejsi.
Agenda Jahat Yahudi, Freemason, Zionis dan Sekutu-Sekutu Mereka : Kehancuran Islam dan Kebenaran by Hakimi Abdul Jabar
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: Malay. Published: December 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Sunni, Nonfiction » History » World
Dari Ibnu ‘Umar r.a., katanya : “Yahudi Bani Nadhir dan Bani Quraizhah memerangi Rasulullah saw. Kerana itu baginda mengusir Bani Nadhir tetapi membiarkan Bani Quraizhah menetap, serta memberi kelapangan bagi mereka sampai mereka memerangi Rasulullah saw. pula kembali. Sesudah itu, setiap lelaki mereka dibunuh, sedangkan wanita-wanita, anak-anak, dan harta kekayaan mereka dibahagi-bahagikan.......
A Look at Ancient Egypt by J.D. Rockefeller
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
In this guide, we will try to give you a peep into the many myths of ancient Egypt. We will talk about the Gods and Goddesses. We will take a look at the lives of some of the pharaohs and queens of ancient Egypt. Of course, we will take a look at some of the most popular myths as well. So, let’s go back in history and into the world of ancient Egypt.
British Myths & Legends: Good Short Stories: Legends that made Britain Great by Albert Jack
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » History » Essays
From the bestselling author of Red Herrings & White Elephants, Shaggy Dogs, Pop Goes the Weasel, Urban Myths & Legends, Ten Minute Mysteries and many more...... A wonderful collection of short stories recalling some of the popular British legends and heroes who, once upon a time, made Britain great.
The Battle of Bir Hakeim June 1942 Triumph of the Free French by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
My e-book looks at a critical point in the desert war for control of Libya and Africa during World War II. The time is June 1942 when the superior might of Field Marshal's Afrika Corps was pitted in a all out fight for control of a desert oasis, possession of which would give the Germans access to Tobruk, a strategic coastal city. I have relied on news reports, army communiques and oral histories.
Правадыр крылатых вершнікаў. Ян Кароль Хадкевіч by Міхась Чарняўскі
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,400. Language: Belarusian. Published: December 18, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
У кнізе апавядаецца пра слаўны і драматычны жыццёвы шлях Яна Кароля Хадкевіча (1560–1621), які быў адным з найвыдатнейшых палкаводцаў, што нараджаліся на беларускай зямлі. Чвэрць стагоддзя шабляй жаўнера і булавой гетмана ён слугаваўся Бацькаўшчыне. Нават апошні дзень яго зямнога быцця прайшоў пад гарматную кананаду.
Mount Vernon by Melica Niccole
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Mount Vernon is a book about a historical area in Columbus, Ohio called Mount Vernon Avenue. This book details the personal accounts of individuals who had the opportunity to visit the area and what they recall from their many visits there. These individuals range from the ages of 30 to 99 years of age. The information they divulge includes music, The Cameo, parades, Woolworth stores, and more.
Tobruk Strategic Target Of Rommel's Afrika Korps by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Tobruk was the focal point of numerous encounters between German and Allied Armies from late 1940 until the end of 1942. In this period the Libyan port was occupied first by Italy. It was then held successively by the armed forces of Great Britain, the Axis and then Britain again near the end of '42. My e-book was written from eyewitness reports filed by United Press reporters and other observers.
A Day in Indiana History - February by Paul R. Wonning
Series: Indiana Bicentennial History Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,490. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
This volume includes the following articles: February 2, 1918 - Madison Brewing Company Goes Bankrupt February 8, 1901 - Indiana University Plays Its First Basketball Game February 14, 1851 - Act Approving Formation of Indiana State Board of Agriculture February 24, 1887 - Black Day of the Indiana General Assembly
AP United States History Key Terms Explained by Ethan Koch
Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History, Nonfiction » History » American
As most of you know, APUSH is a very intensive course filled with hours of work each week and more information to be learned than you ever thought possible. So to help out, this book contains over 100 key terms over the course of Units 1-3.