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Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake - Granite Bay to Horseshoe Bar
Series: Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake is a five part series of books. The Granite Bay to Horseshoe Bar book includes many photos and maps around the sites of Carrolton, Dotons Bar, the Narrows, Zantgraf Mine suspension bridge, and a stone mason aqueduct constructed along the North Fork Ditch along the North Fork of the American River.
Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake - Folsom Dam to Rock Springs
Series: Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake. Price: Free! Words: 11,760. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Folsom Lake was drained to less than 15% of its capacity during the California drought in 2015. This record low water level exposed many hidden historical gold rush sites from the 1850s. Kevin Knauss took numerous photos of historical sites and structures from Folsom Dam to Rock Springs that were usually covered by water. Numerous maps of the American River area are included.
ISIS Dusk: Special Forces War in Syria and Iraq
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,040. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2016 by Digital Dreams Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Following on from the bestseller ISIS Dawn, ISIS Dusk tells the final story of how the SAS, SBS, Delta and other special forces have been involved in the final push to help rid Iraq of Islamic State. It has been a fierce and bitter battle against a tenacious enemy who have used tactics and doctrine not too dissimilar to the Taliban and al- Qaeda.
EL Joven Hitler 5 (La Segunda Guerra Mundial, Año 1939)
Series: EL JOVEN HITLER. Price: Free! Words: 76,430. Language: Spanish. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Terminada la saga de El Joven Hitler quería que mis lectores tuvieran la oportunidad de conocer la saga que sigue, la de la Segunda Guerra Mundial Una novela corta de unas 250 páginas con el primer año de la guerra, que equivaldría a una cuarta parte del primer libro de la saga de La Segunda Guerra Mundial, a la venta en tu plataforma de ebooks habitual
A Twist in Time
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 27,520. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » European
Presenting an entirely new perspective on prehistory, A Twist in Time demands we re-engineer our views of the Stone Age. Revealing that ancient Britons used advanced rope making, measuring and surveying skills over two millennium before Greek mathematicians formalised geometry as a science, A Twist in Time introduces a new ancient landscape bound together with rope. Welcome to the Rope Age.
THE HOLE-IN-THE-WALL: A study of the mariners and ships in Seaham Harbour 1841 to 1911
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,200. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history
This book introduces the reader to the port of Seaham Harbour in County Durham on the lovely North-East coast of England. The early development and growth of the harbour and the town is briefly described and previously unknown maritime information and facts are revealed. Descendants of mariners may find their forefathers in this book listed on board sailing collier ships in Seaham Harbour.
Unspoken
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,900. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The Scopes "Monkey" trial and the final, undelivered, speech of William Jennings Bryan.
History of the Airborne Forward Air Controller (FAC), Mosquito Aircraft, Joint Air Tasking Doctrine, World War I and II, Korea, Vietnam War, Marine Corps, Kosovo, War on Terror, A-10, F-16, F-14, F-18
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,730. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Two excellent reports have been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction: The History of the Airborne Forward Air Controller and Rebuilding the Joint Airborne Forward Air Controller: Analyzing Joint Air Tasking Doctrine's Ability to Facilitate Effective Air-Ground Integration.
Improving the Sustainment of SOF Distributed Operations in Access-Denied Environments - Unconventional Warfare Campaigns, Delivering Supplies, Personnel to Special Ops Forces, Logistics Technology
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,460. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
In this monograph, Robert Haddick examines a variety of emerging technologies and techniques that could improve the sustainment and effectiveness of distributed SOF operations, especially in access-denied environments.
My Bluewater
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 20,150. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
This is the story of a small village called Bluewater that grew in the shadow of a large industrtial complex. In 1942 Canada was deeply involved in World War II. The Canadian government decided to build a plant to supply synthetic rubber for the war effort. The port city of Sarnia was selected because there was already a large oil refinery there and it offered the option of using the St. Laurence
Slavery
Price: Free! Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Slavery has a long and sordid history that will not be related in this short free book, but an overview will be given to provide a brief background for a look at the situation extant today. Does slavery still exist? Who are the slavers and who are the enslaved? How many slaves could there be? Maybe Twenty million or could it be more like several billions? Do you know any? Are you one of them?
Hezbollah: A Charitable Revolution - Militant Lebanese Shia Group, Party of God, Lebanese History, Funding Social Services, Musa al-Sadr, Syria, Hariri's Assassination, PLO and Israel, Civil Military
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,580. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The militant Lebanese Shia Group Hezbollah (Party of God) has evolved into the largest and most professional terrorist groups in the Middle East. The political wing has been successful at placing several representatives in the Lebanese Parliament while the military wing has been training, recruiting, fighting and conducting terrorist attacks within the Levant and globally.
John Laurie and the Rum Hospital
Price: Free! Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a short account of John Laurie, the clerk of works to the merchant-contractors who built Sydney’s 'Rum Hospital'. Transported for larceny, Laurie became a wealthy trader only to lose his fortune, become embroiled in a constitutional crisis, find himself transported to Moreton Bay and re-establish himself in New Zealand.
Islamic Terror Incidents in America Since September 11, 2001 - A Chronological Listing
Price: Free! Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
(2.00 from 1 review)
A FREE Chronological listing of all Islamic terror incidents in America since September 11, 2001. This is perhaps the most comprehensive list available. An excellent reference and a sure argument winner. Wake up, learn the facts and pull your head out of the sand. You will be shocked at how much you forgot or never knew.
Separatist Model: Compare and Contrast Between the Malay Muslims of Southern Thailand and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) of the Southern Philippines - Islamic Terrorism, Four Basic Factors
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,470. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
The majority of conflicts around the world involve some type of internal warfare including insurgency. Most of these are separatist insurgencies.
Countering a Chinese Coercive Campaign Against Taiwan - China's Preferred Military Option, U.S. Operational Response, PRC PLA Plans and Actions, Taiwan Relations Act, Joint Blockade Campaign
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,440. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
Rising tensions across the Taiwan Strait have increased the likelihood that China would use force in a crisis over the status of Taiwan. This paper argues that a coercive campaign is the most likely manner in which China would use force to achieve its political goals.
ABD Tarihi ve ABD Başkanları
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 23,260. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016 by ibrahim Sarı. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
İlk Amerikalıların Asya’dan kara köprüsü ile kıtaya geçtikleri ve binlerce yıl boyunca, günümüzde Alaska olarak bilinen bölgede yaşadıkları kabul edilmektedir.
Türkiye'nin Adaları
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 16,030. Language: Turkish. Published: July 14, 2016 by ibrahim Sarı. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
Bu kitap Türkiye'deki adalar, adacıklar ve kayalıkları anlatmaktadır. Türk karasularında 500'den fazla ada, adacık ve kayalık bulunmaktadır.
War, And Going To War, Is Simply Not Of God!
Series: The Truth Seeker's Library, Book 14. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,180. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Ethics, Nonfiction » History » War
The author looks at war through the ages of time from God’s perspective, examining its root causes and providing some plausible explanations on why God has allowed war in the past, even sanctioned it at times. The author then concludes that war, and going to war, is simply not of God! Some possible objections are examined, including a discussion of the Second Amendment to the US Constitution.
Queen Margaret Tudor
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 94,800. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2016 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Queen Margaret II of Scotland (1489-1541) has been all but forgotten in the story of the Tudor dynasty established by her father, Henry VII. After her husband, James IV of Scotland, was killed in the battle of Flodden Field in 1513, Margaret found herself fighting for her infant son, the future James V.