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Book 1 CIA Covert Operations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,450. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » History » Military
Covert operation is "an operation that is so planned and executed as to conceal the identity of or permit plausible denial. CIA is the US Government agency legally allowed to carry out covert action. These special activities include covert political influence and paramilitary operations. A black ops is a covert operation by a government, a government agency, or a military organization.
Impresiones de Lucía Richard; Episodios memorables del feminismo en Chile: Literatura, arte y sociedad en el Chile de los años 50
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,980. Language: Spanish. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America
Lucía Richard Barnard fue una escritora chilena que destacó como poeta, ensayista, conferenciante, artículista, cuentista, sobresaliendo tanto por la belleza y profundidad de su obra, como por su participación en los principales movimientos culturales, literarios y feministas de la sociedad santiaguina de los años 50.
Before I Forget - One Man's Radar War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,120. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Family history
BEFORE I FORGET is a richly readable account of the life of a young RAF serviceman during WW2. Precision bombing raids on Germany were made possible by the top-secret radar systems George Phelps helped maintain. This is wartime through the eyes of a young man determined to live life to the full while always trying to do the decent thing. Sometimes even finding fun during the fight against fascism.
Echoes from Gettysburg: South Carolina's Memories and Images
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,350. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2017 by FoxRunPub. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » American
South Carolina contributed two brigades of infantry, two regiments of cavalry and several artillery batteries to the Battle of Gettysburg in July of 1863. Their veterans related accounts of heroism and fear, triumph and loss for the remainder of their lives. These are their stories.
Easter Rising 1916 A Family Answers The Call For Ireland's Freedom 1st And 2nd Edition Boxset
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 23,270. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
Irish men and women joined the Easter Rising on April 14 1916. They did so for Irish independence and freedom from British rule. The Easter Rising began when the Proclamation was read by Patrick Pearse outside the GPO. He declared Ireland`s right for independence and equality for all her people. This second edition includes the Easter Rising events of 2016 and samples of Irish Culture from 1916.
Le radici del cristianesimo nell’Antico Egitto
You set the price! Words: 22,710. Language: Italian. Published: August 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Il libro rivela le radici del cristianesimo nell’Antico Egitto sia dal punto di vista storico che spirituale. Dimostra che i racconti sul “Gesù storico” si basano interamente sulla vita e la morte del faraone egizio Tutankhamon; e che il “Cristo della fede” e i principi cristiani sono tutti di origine egizia, quali l’essenza degli insegnamenti/messaggi e le feste religiose..
Costa Rica: Remarkable Tales from this Super Vacation Spot
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,430. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017 by James J. Brodell. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America
A.M. Costa Rica, the Central American country’s English language newspaper, celebrates its 16th anniversary with a compilation of original news reports geared to the needs of foreigners living here and those elsewhere with personal or business interests in this vacation paradise. Each seeks to tell something new or original about the vacation and retirement mecca.
The Queen of Blood and Seduction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,150. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Biography
This is a story about incest, murder, adultery and other assorted crimes. It is about a vivacious and evil young Queen who used her body to turn aside the tide of Roman destiny and that of the world. Julius Caesar led his famous legions in conquest of the known world before succumbing to her feminine charms. Then Marc Antony threw away an empire and his own honor to follow her to his destruction.
As The Years Go By ... Conversations With Canada's Folk Rock & Pop Pioneers
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 115,600. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » History » Reference
Canada's music scene was magical in the 50s, 60s & 70s. As The Years Go By tells the stories behind The Diamonds, Lighthouse, Steppenwolf, Mashmakhan, Patsy Gallant, Skylark, Bobby Curtola, Edward Bear, Susan Jacks, Denny Doherty, Moxy, Lucille Starr, The Ugly Ducklings, Prism, The Five Man Electrical Band and many more amazing Canadian performers. It is the 10th book by Mark Kearney & Randy Ray
England's Striking History
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 28,670. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017 by Rotographic. Categories: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Coins and stamps, Nonfiction » History » European
A brief history of England and its silver hammered coinage
Musul ve Azınlıkları
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,930. Language: Turkish. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Musul ve Azınlıkları, günümüzde yaşanan işgallerin bir kez daha tarih sahnesine çıkardığı Ortadoğu halklarının bir panoramasını sunar. Tarihsel halkların sınırlarıyla yeni yeni kurulan modern ulus devletlerin sınırlarının çatıştığı bu coğrafyada yazar, antik çağların, dini ve etnik azınlıkların, birbiri ardına kurulup yıkılan uygarlıkların izini sürer. Dünyada (artık karmaşık bir ırklar mozaiğinin
The Things We Don't Know
Price: $9.95 $7.46 USD. (25% off!) Words: 36,380. Language: American English. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The Things We Don’t Know is the amazing story of the grit of Mankind: the story of winning at life against all odds, the story that reminds us that all of us are one in our search for the answers that haunt and drive us. Part historic, part scientific, and part philosophical, Tarun Betala meshes together an eclectic account of humanity’s greatest intellectual, scientific and artistic achievements.
Riva and Yehuda Life Story: Tancman, Mohel, Tracz and Ben Eliezer Families
Price: Free! Words: 77,790. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
A detailed biography of Riva and Yehuda, a Jewish couple born in Belarus and the Ukraine, and their ancestors going back to the 19th century detailing the complicated history of Jews in Eastern Europe.
Metalexicon Logodynamics Of England Kings and Queens
Price: Free! Words: 40,450. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Metalexicon Logodynamics Of England Kings and Queens
Imported America: Jamestown 1607
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,740. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Imported America gives us a true account of the first years of America’s History. From the men who privately funded the discovery of the New World, Raleigh’s first two attempts of colonizing, details of both of the lost colonies of Roanoke to The Virginia Company that settled the first permanent colony at Jamestown -this book gives us their accounts.
Zinqamukile Izibopho
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 11,760. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
It is a drama which is about the transition from the old to the new dispensation.
Justice, Texas Style: Sam Bean
Price: Free! Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Western, Nonfiction » History » American
Justice, Texas Style in the wild days of the late 1800s and early 1900s was swift, violent and capricious. In many lawless places, the only law was that which was laid down by the most feared law-breaker. Criminals often wandered back and forth between 'lawing' and 'theiving'. Lawmen did the same. Based on real life people, this is the story of luckless Sam Bean, son of flamboyant Judge Roy Bean
Gold Country's Forgotten Places
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Researching and exploring the foothills and mountains of the Northern Sierra, looking for places that once were thriving towns during the Gold Rush, eventually dying out and vanishing, is something I thoroughly enjoy doing. This book is about some of those places, complete with GPS coordinates to help you find them.
Contradiction and Change: Britain in the Nineties
Price: Free! Words: 28,220. Language: British English. Published: July 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
This collection of essays takes a broad-based approach to understanding the key developments in social and cultural life in Britain in the 1990s. If you were there, reading this ebook may bring back some fond memories. And even if you weren’t, the essays make for interesting reading on a decade that has come to symbolise a turning point in recent British social history.
The Consulate of Lebanon in Houston: Israeli Agents?
Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
I made a visit to the Consulate of Lebanon in Houston, Texas, USA. 2400 Augusta Drive. It is located in a high-rise commercial office building. I rang the door bell (unusual for a high-end office building) and was met by a short, pale-white, Jewish man in his 60's. He smirked as though he was expecting me.