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Six Wild Geese from Australia
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 33,000. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
A tale of the19th century; of Ireland, Australia, and the United States of America; of Fenians and travel; of English prisons and the Australian Outback; and of the Great Rescue of Six Fenian political prisoners from the Fremantle Convict Establishment in South West Australia.
Hargrave to the Hitler Line: The Canadian 5th Armoured in Italy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,820. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
Twenty year old Bud McLean and his colleagues from the Canadian 5th Armoured Division come of age against the backdrop of WW2 Italy. Thirteen men hung precariously to a tiny bridgehead, waiting to be reinforced. Out-manned, and out-gunned, their commander radioed the recce troop and gave them permission to retreat if they deemed it necessary. They chose to stay.
Embrace the Suck
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
MILSPEAK: Slang for military jargon, troop idioms, and Pentagonese. The perfect gift for anyone who is in the military, veterans, or who plans to serve.
Navigating the American West: A History
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,320. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Follow early adventurers and pioneers through three hundred years of historic exploration, discovering how they navigated the American West by foot, horse, canoe, and wagon. "Thomas A. Permar's book is truly an enthralling and educational read . . ." -- Kellen Cutsforth, Roundup Magazine.
Blue Moons and Black Markets
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,240. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
From the internationally best selling author of Red Herrings and White Elephants, Pop Goes the Weasel and What Caesar Did for my Salad. Why do people put their "skeletons in a closet," "have a hunch," "get the cold shoulder," "get dressed up to the nines," or "call a spade a spade?" These phrases are used every day, yet most people have little or no idea where most of them come from.
América una equivocación
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,280. Language: Spanish. Published: January 7, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American
Revisión crítica de los aciertos y desaciertos de los funiconarios de la corona española que desarrollaron la violenta conquista de las etnias en la actual Latinoamérica. Texto altamente recomendado para estudiantes adolescentes de secundaria y lectores interesados en llegar a los orígenes de la actual cultura latinoamericana.
No Simple Passage
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,460. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » History » Social history
In 1842 the London set out from England with 258 pioneers looking for a new life in New Zealand. By imaginatively stowing away alongside her ancestor Rebecca Remington, Jenny Robin Jones has created a startling record of life on board with all its hardships. Combined with the voyage are accounts of the Wellington settlement as the pioneers will find it and the history they are caught up in.
The Secret Book of the Physicians
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 39,780. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The purpose of this book is to reconstruct the unitary theory of Egyptian medicine, as suggested by the so-called “The Secret Book of Physicians”, or, as they were then known, “the practitioners of the Secret Art”.
民族发明学17:阿尔巴尼亚民族--突厥联邦主义的无奈发明
Series: 民族发明学. Price: $2.10 USD. Words: 170. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: January 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
《民族发明学》收录刘仲敬先生在明镜《刘仲敬思想》栏目中演讲的整理稿,本篇为第17期节目的整理稿。本稿为首次公布,正文约二万一千字。
Seed to Seeds: Systemic Oppression and PTSD
Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 18,400. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » History » Historiography
Systemic Oppression is a major contributor to stress in the Black race. Black men and Black women suffered from slavery and the aftermath to include white privilege. Although slavery as we historically know it has been abolished, the re-engineered version of it is alive and continues to negatively affect the efforts of amassing success within the Black race. #SEEDS www.DrLaShondaJacksonDean.com
民族发明学7:库尔德--族群、民族与国家
Series: 民族发明学. Price: $2.40 USD. Words: 160. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: January 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
《民族发明学》收录刘仲敬先生在明镜《刘仲敬思想》栏目中演讲的整理稿,本篇为第7期节目的整理稿。本稿为首次公布,正文约二万四千字。
The German Spy and the Codebreakers - Hans Thilo Schmidt and the Allied Efforts to Break the Enigma Codes
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 55,970. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » War
The German Spy and the Codebreakers is the true story of how French Intelligence officers recruited the Nazi spy who provided the settings of the Nazi Enigma machine codes that was the 'decisive' factor in the Allies winning World War II.
Indios muiscas 500 años (1492-1992)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,190. Language: Spanish. Published: January 4, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » South American, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Brillante descripción de los componentes espirituales, políticos, religiosos, sociales, económicos, militares y científicos de la etnia muisca que habitaba parte de la actual Colombia y fue arrasada por la voracidad de invasores españoles ansiosos de robar y depredar toda la riqueza material de la inofensiva agrupación indígena. Libro altamente recomendado para amantes de la historia sin tapujos.
刘仲敬问答期刊(2018年第1期)
Series: 刘仲敬问答期刊. Price: $3.30 USD. Words: 340. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
本期刊收录刘仲敬先生在冬川豆平台的问答。该问答为首次公布。第1期收录2016年10月15日~2016年11月12日的问答,共50问,正文约三万三千字。
Radio: One Woman's Family in War and Pieces
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,610. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage, Nonfiction » History » Social history
This eyewitness account of World War II social history, women's progress and the Golden Years of Radio is woven into one woman's humorous and poignant autobiography of her family struggles and her attempts to fulfill her creative dreams. Praised by one reviewer as "laugh-aloud funny, sometimes reminiscent of Cheaper by the Dozen."
India’s State Sponsored Terrorism
You set the price! Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » History » Study & teaching
They brought in their dead by night their proud warriors, their mighty warriors the brave beloved of the gods, to rest under troubled skies and battle-scarred lands that some corner of a vanquished field may forever remain Nagaland.
Impunity Under Attack: The Evolution and Imperatives of the Liberian Truth Commission
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,800. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
Fascinating book on the recent history of wars and peace process in Liberia.
United States Military Transport Operations in Thailand 1966 - 1975
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,060. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
The men of the "Tiger" battalion faced hardships, disease and uncertain conditions while working 24/7/365 to insure that critical military cargo was delivered undamaged and on time to U.S. forces conducting combat missions over Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia and to units operating throughout the Kingdom of Thailand during the Vietnam War in Southeast Asia..
Western Cycles: Canada
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,590. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » North America
Canadian transformations become palpable after the Second World War. Western Cycles: Canada describes these changes, dividing several historical periods within the actions carried out during the administrations of the respective prime ministers from William Lyon Mackenzie King to Stephen Harper. It also presents graphic information related to the behavior of various economic indicators.
Walking Tour of Cheltenham, The Most Beautiful Regency Town in England
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,880. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2017 by Murni. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » History » European
It is a delightful town, full of wonderful architectural gems, all of which have interesting stories to tell. It was a fashionable place to visit in Georgian and Regency England at a time of momentous change, when foreign kings ruled the country. It was when Britain successfully fought to be the leading player on the world stage, becoming modern and global in the process.