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Combat Service Support in Desert Shield and Desert Storm: U.S. Marines in the Persian Gulf, 1990-1991 - General Logistics Support, Seabees, 1st Marine Division, Marine Corps Shame, Cleanup
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 178,540. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique monograph tells the story of the Marines and sailors of the 1st Force Service Support Group.
The 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing in Desert Shield and Desert Storm: U.S. Marines in the Persian Gulf, 1990-1991 - Defense of Eastern Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, CentCom, SCUDs, Khafji, Al Jaber, Heliborne
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 183,760. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique monograph is an account of the activities of the Marines and units of the 3d Marine Aircraft Wing in support of the I Marine Expeditionary Force's efforts to liberate Kuwait.
African Identities: a New Perspective
Price: Free! Words: 14,630. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This polemic longread takes a critical look at the differences in the discourse about Africa and about Europe. Comparing Africa and Europe 130 years ago and today, the book contains a passionate plea for greater respect for the different African cultures and languages and contends that a lack of such respect is one of the main factors impeding Africa's development today.
The Air Campaign: John Warden and the Classical Airpower Theorists - Giulio Douhet, Hugh Trenchard, Billy Mitchell, World War I Context, New World, British Empire, Continental Theories, Gulf War
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 127,480. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study is first of all an effort to place a consequential airpower thinker in the context of the discourse.
To Look on Death No More
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 93,120. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » European
In autumn of 1943, a Greek village already weakened by civil turmoil and deprivation is beset by the Nazis. An Irishman dropped into the fray by the British devotes himself to their welfare and becomes particularly attached to a young woman named Danae and her brother Stefanos. Although he joins the Greek soldiers to support their cause, what can one man do amid so much carnage?
U.S. Marines in Vietnam: The Advisory and Combat Assistance Era 1954-1964 - War in Southeast Asia, Communist Insurgency, MACV, SHUFLY, Soc Trang, Mekong Delta, VNMC, Monsoons, Prelude to Escalation
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 184,620. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique publication covers a relatively obscure chapter in U.S. Marine Corps history—the activities of Marines in Vietnam between 1954 and 1964.
The Boarder : Can't Wait To Be A Boarder
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 31,390. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / school age, Nonfiction » History » Social history
A boarder is nothing that has ever crossed your mind....................Based on a true story.
Postcards from Seattle, Volume I
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » History » American
Whether you’re a tourist, a member of an invading army or a reptilian alien from another dimension, Postcards from Seattle is both the best and only guide you should carry on your travels. In this first, extensively illustrated and lavishly referenced volume, you—yes, YOU; are you not paying attention?—will learn the Truth, the Whole Truth and nothing but the Whole Truth about Real Seattle Facts.
Lady Science Volume I: 2014-2015
Price: Free! Words: 37,620. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays
Lady Science is a multifaceted collaborative writing project focused on women in science, technology, and medicine. Our purpose is to highlight women’s lives and contributions to scientific fields, to critique representations of women in history and popular culture, and to provide an accessible, inclusive, and collaborative platform for writing about women on the web.
Knockout Blow? The Army Air Force's Operations Against Ploesti and Balikpapan - World War II Oil Refinery Bombings in Europe and the Pacific, Tactical Answers, Strategic Questions
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 147,330. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique publication presents analyzes the US Army Air Force's Ploesti and Balikpapan oil refinery bombing operations in WW II.
Prince Bira
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.
Analysis of Intelligence Support to the 1991 Persian Gulf War: Enduring Lessons - DIA, NSA Contribution, Counterintelligence, Human Intelligence, Interrogation, Signals SIGINT, Bomb Damage Assessment
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 107,670. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique publication presents an analysis of Gulf War intelligence collection and analysis efforts.
Deterrence and Saddam Hussein: Lessons from the 1990-1991 Gulf War - Limits of Deterrence, Cold War Theory, Bush versus Saddam Hussein, Chemical and Biological Weapons, Kuwait Invasion, Desert Storm
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 122,860. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique publication presents an examination of President Saddam Hussein of Iraq and President George H.W. Bush of the United States and their respective governments' attempts to deter one another.
Noe Jordania: Mon Passe -Traduit et annoté par Christine Pagava Boulez
Price: Free! Words: 73,770. Language: French. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Voici en traduction francaise les memoires tant attendues de Noe Jordania, premier president de Georgie, qui fut l'un des principaux acteurs de la longue lutte qui mena a l'effondrement de l'Empire Tsariste et l'Independence de la Georgie apres 115 d'occupation russe.
Complete Guide to the 1992 Ruby Ridge Incident, Randall Weaver, Kevin Harris, Right-Wing Extremist Groups, Aryan Nations, ATF, U.S. Marshals Service, FBI Conduct During Siege, Army Employment Issue
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 363,120. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique publication presents official reports about the 1992 Ruby Ridge siege.
1995 Oklahoma City Bombing - Terrorist Tragedy at the Murrah Federal Building - Timothy McVeigh and Terry Nichols, Foreign Connections, Right-Wing Domestic Terrorists, OKBOMB Task Force
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 202,820. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique publication presents official reports about the Oklahoma City bombing.
King's Ransom
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 100,840. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2016 by Camel Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Nonfiction » History » Renaissance
Honor Dale, niece to Oliver Cromwell, has good reason to hate the royalists. First they slaughtered her parents, and now the notorious Captain Hood has stolen her family’s jewels to fund the restoration of Charles Stuart to power. Gradually he steals her heart as well. But what is Hood’s true nature? Is he a charming, adventurous rake or a desperate nobleman fired by idealism?
Complete Guide to the 1993 Waco Compound Standoff and Tragedy - Branch Davidians, David Koresh (Vernon Howell), Followers - ATF, FBI, Clinton Justice Dept., Janet Reno, Danforth and Treasury Reports
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 416,380. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique publication presents seven official reports on the standoff at the Waco, Texas compound of David Koresh (Vernon Howell) and his Branch Davidian followers, from the initial confrontation to the final fiery conclusion.
John F. Kennedy: Up Close And Personal
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.
Petróleo, mucho más que oro negro (El Desafío de la Historia. Vol. 30)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,010. Language: Spanish. Published: January 10, 2016 by Adoro Leer. Categories: Nonfiction » History » South American, Nonfiction » History » Social history
En esta edición, El Desafío de la Historia ofrece a nuestros lectores un dossier que toma el tema del petróleo en Venezuela y lo mira desde variados ángulos. El petróleo fue el factor que transformó la vida cotidiana de millones de venezolanos y lo que antes era un país predominantemente rural se convirtió en un país lleno de metrópolis modernas.