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We Fought the Road
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 67,910. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2017 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » War
We Fought the Road is the story of the building of the Alaska-Canada Highway during World War II, a task that been likened to the building of the Panama Canal. Unlike most accounts that focus on the road's military planners, We Fought the Road is boots-on-the-ground and often personal, based in part on letters from the "Three Cent Romance," discovered in the authors' family papers.
Dianas Tristes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,860. Language: Spanish. Published: October 14, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Enrique Otero D'Costa ofició como tambor, fusilero, soldado de caballería, ayudante de campo del general Benjamín Herrera y luego guerrillero, escribió y publicó una conmovedora crónica de la conflagración, y de ese espíritu pundonoroso y caballeresco de los combatientes, de la hidalguía, el arrojo, el sacrifico y el dolor de los colombianos en la guerra de los mil dias.
Regionalism and Secession: Historical Analysis of Bavarian and Catalan Regionalism, Struggles for Autonomy, Strong Independence Movements in Spain, Accommodation of Sub-state Regionalism
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,460. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » European
Catalonia and Bavaria today cling tightly to their linguistic distinctiveness, their cultural traditions, their culinary specialties, and their political particularity. Even after the passage of some centuries, these regions have not yet amalgamated into the nation states that contain them.
Spain: Country Study with Multidisciplinary Analysis of Political, Economic, Social, and National Security Systems and Institutions, Spanish People, Origins, Beliefs and Values
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 141,430. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » European
The books in the series deal with a particular foreign country, describing and analyzing its political, economic, social, and national security systems and institutions, and examining the interrelationships of those systems and the ways they are shaped by cultural factors.
Spain, The European Union and the United States in the Age of Terror: Spanish Strategic Culture and the Global War on Terror - Report on NATO Operations, Military Elites, History and Franco
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 45,280. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This study looks beyond the tragic events of 11 March 2004 to uncover the greater Spanish strategic culture that motivates and influences Spain's political elites. By examining the interaction between Spanish conservatives and liberals, discerning the Spanish strategic culture will allow for a greater understanding of the foreign policy implications.
The Spanish Civil War: Failure at the Strategic Level - Report on the Dress Rehearsal for World War II, Franco and Hitler, Relationships Between Spain, Britain, France, USSR, U.S., Germany, and Italy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
The Spanish Civil War (1936-1939) was a military and political struggle between Left and Right-wing factions in Spain. Despite the likelihood the Spanish Civil War would lead to a larger war in Europe, pro-democracy countries chartered a course of nonintervention and isolationism.
Essential Guide to Catalan, Catalonia, and the Claim of Independence from Spain - Reports on Autonomy, Language, Culture, Economy, Regional Issues, Comprehensive Spanish History, and Barcelona
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 187,980. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Gain a better understanding of the ongoing crisis in Spain over the separatist movement for Catalonia. A controversial independence referendum in October 2017 plunged the nation into turmoil as the Catalan region threatens to tear the country apart. Several scholarly studies are included in this compendium about the issue.
Indiana's Fascinating Museums - Southeast Edition
Series: Indiana Museum Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,980. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Visit Southeast Indiana’s twenty-nine exciting museums and take the auto tour that covers them all. This fabulous road trip through southeast Indiana visits all the major cities and towns in southeast Indiana. Indiana’s museums relate Indiana’s history in an exciting way and provide a fascinating glance into our past.
Las FARC. Toda la verdad sobre el polémico grupo guerrillero
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,660. Language: Spanish. Published: October 11, 2017 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
La historia de Colombia desde su independencia difiere poco de las de sus hermanas latinoamericanas: distribución inequitativa de la tierra, caudillismo, violencia y, en los últimos tiempos, narcotráfico y una actividad guerrillera con cuatro décadas en acción. El autor inserta la ocurrencia y duración del fenómeno guerrillero excediendo lo militar y echando luz sobre datos poco contemplados.
As It Was
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,980. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
It’s difficult to imagine life as a nurse in the 1950s. Discrimination, social expectations, the lowly status of women, and a lack of technology meant nursing was very different to what it is today. With amusing anecdotes, sad recollections, and frank comments, As It Was is a candid account of a nurse’s career in the mid-20th century.
La crisis de los misiles. Cuba, EE.UU., la URSS. Trece dramáticos días al borde del holocausto nuclear
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,830. Language: Spanish. Published: October 11, 2017 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba
En una época en que Estados Unidos revisa su política restrictiva respecto a Cuba, es importante revisar los sucesos de octubre de 1962, que casi originan una guerra termonuclear de saldo imprevisible. La reciente desclasificación de miles de documentos por parte de la Nacional Security Archive, y la de la KGB un par de décadas atrás, permiten reconstruir nuevos detalles de lo acaecido.
Genios de la Estrategia Militar XVI
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,170. Language: Spanish. Published: October 9, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
Análisis del general venezolano José Antonio Paéz, acerca de la estrategia napoleónica aplicada en la guerra de independencia de las colonias americanas contra la corona española.
A Way West, R. P. McAlister Family History and Genealogy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,880. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
A Way West, R.P. McAlister Family History and Genealogy outlines the ancestral links to R. P. McAlister and Minnie Gay Humble McAlister. From their origins in Prussia, Switzerland and Britain to the Mayflower passage, the American Revolutionary War and the American Civil War, the families shared a direction. They were westward bound in times of upheaval, growth and change.
The Port Harcourt Volunteer - The Nigeria-Biafra War from the Perspective of a Young Combatant on the Biafran Side.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,110. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
Many have opined that the Biafra war was a result of the ambition of one man - Odimegwu Ojukwu; but nothing can be farther from the truth than this. The war was inevitable and for someone like me who fought on the Biafra side, it was a very bloody experience that must not be allowed to occur again.
Bill Clinton: A Short Biography - 42nd President of the United States
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,370. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Bill Clinton is a man of great contrasts and contradictions, a man whose presidency was disgraced by impeachment, but who remains one of the most popular presidents of the modern era.
Colonial American History Stories –1665 - 1753
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,560. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
Colonial American History Stories - 1665 – 1753 contains almost 300 history stories presented in a timeline that begins in 1655 with the performance of the first documented play performed in British North America and ends with the switch from the Julian to the Gregorian Calendar in 1752.
Viata si activitatea Eroilor si martirilor securitatii poporului, in perioada 23.08.1944 - 25.08.1968
You set the price! Words: 7,470. Language: Romanian. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
În procesul de clarificare al anumitor adevăruri istorice (dar nu numai istorice!), subiectivitatea autorilor de cărti, articole, recenzii, lucrări în extenso, teze de doctorat, etc., ecranează parţial, sau total, câmpul de desfasurare al relatării evenimentelor istorice, din diverse motive.
OTTISSIPPI THE TRUTH about GREAT LAKES INDIAN HISTORY and The Gateway to the West
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 237,950. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies
The sweeping history of the Great Lakes Indians. Lower Michigan was the highly contested gateway to the West and wealth. The complex, scattered, buried, inaccessible, now accessible, in the extraordinary research, in one volume. An important contribution to education and research. Know the truth and history, of the Three Fires, Ojibwe - Chippewa, Ottawa, Pottawatomi, Huron and many more tribes.
Sounds in my Shadow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,170. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
This is a historical fiction of a young Canadian man that was left home to mind his younger brother and their small farm at age nine. It tells of the life of a young boy at the age of 11 having to work as a man. The kindness of strangers helped him to endure the loneliness of a strange world with no longer a family for comfort.
The Tomb of Marie Laveau
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,180. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2017 by Black Moon Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
An extensively researched, indispensible guide concerning Marie Laveau and the family members, friends, and strangers interred in the famous tomb. Featuring the first known statement to appear in print of Marie Laveau's own words as to her age and condition of health that was taken in a deposition by a Justice of the Peace on February 24, 1873.