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1970’s Billericay Boy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,530. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history
1970’s Billericay Boy is the story of a boy growing to early manhood in the Seventies and transports the reader slap-bang into the middle of a world of ‘bunking’ off school, getting the ‘whack’, smoking Players’ cigarettes at the top of the school field and ‘getting off’ with ‘birds’ at the back of the Archer Hall disco. The book is as hilarious, moody and sad as the lives of many teenagers of th
Turkey in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Turkish Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir, Bursa, Kurds, Laz, Alevi, Sufism, Cemevis, Tigris, Euphrates
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 158,070. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » European
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Turkey.
Tunisia in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Tunisian Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Bourguiba, Ben Ali, Tunis, Sfax, Sousse, Bizerte, Berbers, Wadi Medjerda, Ottoman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 154,300. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Tunisia.
Sudan in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Sudanese Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Nubians, Beja, The Beja, Sudan People's Liberation Movement (SPLM), Darfur, Abyei
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 141,500. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Sudan.
Sri Lanka in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Tamil Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, LTTE, Islamist Violence, Colombo/Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, Negombo, Kandy, Moors
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 148,500. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Sri Lanka.
The Story of Bhaktha Prahlada
Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
A tale from India mythology of good over evil through love and devotion to the lord
Somalia in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Somali Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Mogadishu, Berbera, Merca, The Guban, Karkaar Mountains, Evil Eye, Khat, Piracy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 153,620. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Somalia.
A Day in Indiana History - January
Series: Indiana Bicentennial History Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,300. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
This January edition includes: January 2, 1781 - Virginia Grants Land in Indiana to George Rogers Clark January 8, 1790 - Governor St. Clair Reaches Falls of the Ohio on Western Tour January 20, 1820 - Indiana Legislative Act Approved Establishing State Seminary January 27, 1937 - Ohio River Reached its Highest State at Jeffersonville
Serbia in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Serbian Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Belgrade, Novi Sad, Nis, Subotica, Dusan, Balkan Wars, Tito, Kosovo, Danube, Tisza
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 150,170. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » European
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Serbia.
The Russians Are Coming...
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,810. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
These are stories of a young boy’s experiences and survival during war torn Germany. Abandoned by his boarding school as the Russians were coming. He found his way home, not knowing the address but going on faith. He and his family fled to Hamburg as the Russians were charging towards Berlin. His mother, an American citizen survived an interrogation, but feared for her safety throughout the war.
Narrating Islam as the Early Warrior Cult: the scholar's speak
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,870. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
This is a post-Modern view of Islam from historians in a narrative form.This ebook points out there was a "Mohammed" but instead was an Arab legend and raider of caravans who later got a cult status by conquering Caliphs. The truest indicator of this hypothesis is the Koran itself.
Saudi Arabia in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Saudi Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Riyadh, Jeddah, Mecca, Medina, Wahhabism, Terrorism, Wadis, Persian Gulf, Oil
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 156,080. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Saudi Arabia.
The Dorian Files Revealed: A Compendium of the NRO's Manned Orbiting Laboratory (NRO) Documents, Photoreconnaissance, Spy in the Sky, Blue Gemini, Air Force Space Station, Dyna-Soar, Apollo Study
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 194,580. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this newly released document from the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) provides the first comprehensive, detailed history of the Manned Orbiting Laboratory (MOL) space program of the 1960s.
Three Abell Men
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,500. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
The Abell name has no doubt evolved from an original occupation or trade. Although the origin is unclear, and to whom it was attributed, it would appear to be connected to a bell maker as opposed to Abel, the most common adaptation. The earliest record we have is that of Thomas Abell, who was Chaplain to Katherine of Aragon, divorced Queen of King Henry VIII who imprisoned him in the Beauchamp
Coinage of the United States – A Short History
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,830. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic history
The history of United States coinage is a story that parallels the rise of America. Starting from a humble beginning in a basement in Philadelphia in the first few years of the country to grow to a large highly sophisticated system that produces millions of coins per year. We take coins for granted, but, they have a rich and interesting history.
Shooters, Trappers & Poisoners
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 25,310. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Shooters, Trappers & Poisoners explores the world of Australian doggers & rabbiters as they wage war on two of Australia’s most familiar feral animals, dingos, its mixed-breed descendants & the feral rabbit. Beginning in the 19th century, two paths emerge: one is the lucrative industry of selling pelts & carcasses while the other is the practical requirements for eliminating wild dogs and rabbits.
My Day in the Navy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » History » American
It's her thirteenth birthday. When a friend of her family invites Linda and her mom and dad to participate in a dependents' cruise on an aircraft carrier, Linda is delighted. But will the events of the day prove to be happy ones, or is Linda in for a very unusual surprise?
Gothic Cathedrals and Scholasticism
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
History of development and main elements of Gothic Cathedral architecture in Europe from 11th to 15th centuries. The article describes the relationships between Scholastic philosophy of Medieval Europe and Gothic style of architecture.
Celtic Christianity and the First Christian Kings in Britain: From Saint Patrick and St. Columba, to King Ethelbert and King Alfred
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 26,680. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015 by ByFaith Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / History, Nonfiction » History » European
Celtic Christianity is as exciting as it is intriguing, from the first native Christians in the British Isles, through to the great saints such as Patrick and Columba; coupled with the trials and triumphs of the historic Anglo-Saxon kings.
Qatar in Perspective: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Doha (Ad Dawhah), Ar Rayyan, Al Khawr, Umm Sa'id (Mesaieed), Dukhan, Bani Utub, Wahhabis, Al Than, Ottoman, Saudi, British Intrigues
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,350. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Qatar.