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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.
The Diary of a Young Girl 少女日記 (ESL/EFL 英漢對照繁體版)
Series: 百萬英語閱讀計劃叢書(英漢對照中級英語讀物繁體版)第三輯. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,960. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: January 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
本書是“百萬英語閱讀計劃”叢書——英漢對照中級英語系列讀物第III輯之13,適合已掌握1500基本英語辭彙的讀者閱讀。百萬英語閱讀計劃(Million-Word Reading Project, MWRP)是專門為將英語作為外語的學習者(EFL learners)設計的英語閱讀提高計劃,讀者對象爲已掌握1500基本英語詞彙的讀者(相當於初級英語水準),通過2年、每天約15分鐘的閱讀能達到中級英語水準,掌握3000多單詞和大量的短語,熟練掌握英語的各種句子結構,並能閱讀一般英語原著。
The Start of Japan's Kamikaze Campaign
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
A damaged Japanese fighter set off a savage fire on SC-699 at Biak in 1944. The incident played a key role in the development of kamikaze tactics.
Sink or Swim: The Marine Corps Capacity to Conduct a Marine Expeditionary Brigade Amphibious Assault Using Expeditionary Maneuver Warfare - MEB Assault, Shipping Issues, Air Assault, Lift, Gulf War
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 119,610. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book addresses the equipment issues surrounding the expeditionary brigade's ability to conduct an amphibious assault under expeditionary maneuver warfare in three sections.
Tales From The Files Of The Arizona Prospector
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,820. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
"Tales From The Files Of The Arizona Prospector" is our re-telling of the stories, tales and folklore of the history of Arizona during the 19th Century.
The Evolution of Marine Artillery: A History of Versatility and Relevance - World War I and II, Korea, Cold War, Vietnam, Desert Storm, Persian Gulf War, Iraqi Freedom, Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 116,360. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book provides a history of Marine artillery from early years through the Iraq and Afghanistan War.
Battle on the Bookshelves: History, Desert Storm, and the United States Armed Forces - Defense Department Uses Various Versions of History to Shape Perceptions of Accomplishments, Influence Decisions
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 132,530. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book by the U.S. Army examines the use of history by the American armed forces during three distinct periods.
Military Deception: Hiding The Real - Showing The Fake - Denial Operations, Propaganda, Disinformation, Joint Doctrine, Soviet Maskirovka, Desert Storm Persian Gulf War Examples
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,350. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book discusses military deception techniques and history.
Jennie's American Short Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Fiction » Historical » USA
These are just a few of my favorite stories of how our country started. The brave men and women in this book are only fraction of the American heroes who have given all of their energies to make America what it is today. I hope future generations will follow their examples.
With Marines in Operation Provide Comfort: Humanitarian Operations in Northern Iraq, 1991 - Kurds, Saddam Hussein, Incirlik Air Base, Camp Sommers, Zakho, Gallant Provider, Kurdish Relief Efforts
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 135,740. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this excellent book by the tells the story of more than 3,600 U.S. Marines who supported Operation Provide Comfort, an international relief effort in northern Iraq from 7 April to 15 July 1991.
Ready Reference Treatise: Founding Brothers
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,720. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » History » American
The book describes the interactions among certain individuals who are both gifted and flawed. The interactions among those individuals had very greatly influenced the early development of the United States of America.
Marine Communications in Desert Shield and Desert Storm: U.S. Marines in the Persian Gulf 1990-1991, Gulf War, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, CentCom, Air Control, Ground Campaign, Schwarzkopf
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 149,040. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this excellent book by the U.S. Marine Corps is an account of the role of communications within the I Marine Expeditionary Force and the Marine Forces Afloat during the 1990-1991 Persian Gulf War.
Pompey on Patrol
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Family history
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Pompey on Patrol is the true story of Roundsman Redmond Keresey and his equine partner of 17 years. Told by his great-grandson, William J. Keresey III, you'll discover the remarkable story of a horse who became the talk of the nation. Pompey's heroic police exploits were reported in newspapers across the country, and this four-footed officer entertained crowds as they watched in amazement.
All About the USA - The 50 State Quarters
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » American
What is interesting about the USA? It is a land of freedom and independence and the idea of the American Dream. It is fifty separate states all united into one country. Using quarters, this book shows what is important to the different states. How does it adds character to the whole country. Freedom’s ring has over fifty distinct tones. Long live liberty.
كيف ستحكم الارض بالسيف
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: Arabic. Published: January 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
هذا الكتاب يحكى عن قصه ملك مجهول منتظر من الاف السنين من ذريه نبى الله ابراهيم عليه السلام مرورا ببعض الانبياء
Tiger: Panzerkampfwagen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,650. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 1, 2016 by Digital Dreams Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
One main track had snapped and three road wheels had been blown apart. From a distance the Tiger still looked every bit as menacing as it had always been, this tank though had seen its fair share of battle and had the scars on its armour to prove it. The crew of the Tiger was huddled together dead in their steel tomb. After a successful campaign the tank lay lifeless in a field on fire.
El Joven Hitler 3 (Hitler vagabundo y soldado en la Gran Guerra)
Series: HITLER SERIES, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 37,710. Language: Spanish. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
¿Sabías que el gran Sigmund Freud aconsejó internar a Hitler en un psiquiátrico cuando Adolf contaba solo con siete años? ¿Sabías que uno de los cuadros pintados por Hitler fue hallado en la consulta de Freud tras acabar la guerra en 1945? ¿Sabías que Hitler tenía pensado atacar Latinoamérica después de que Alemania y sus aliados tomasen Europa, Asia y África, y que pensaba comenzar por México?
Breaking the Slump: Baseball During the Depression
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,580. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » History » American
It is a tribute to America's love of baseball that it thrived during the Depression, and enjoyed one of its most exciting and interesting eras. Esteemed author Charles Alexander provides a scholarly yet highly entertaining account, told in the greater context of a country struggling against poverty and racism. Winner of SABR's 2003 Seymour Medal for best baseball history book of the year.