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Montana: Then and Now
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,590. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014 by Bangtail Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
On the occasion of Montana's 150th territorial anniversary, and with a perspective born from a lifetime's devotion to the history of his home state, author Aaron Parrett compares where we started with where we are today, and along the way shows us a Montana we never could have previously imagined.
Israel and Conspiracy Theories
Price: Free! Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
Why it was the same forces that led to the creation of the Arab states that led to the creation of Israel too. An answer to conspiracy theories about the creation of the State of Israel.
Enormous Stories: Hard-Boiled Cleveland Journalism
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,740. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
A collection of short nonfiction by Cleveland journalist James Renner.
George Spearing: My Ordeal In A Disused Coal Pit
Price: Free! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
In 1769, George Spearing, a British naval officer, fell into a pit and was stuck for a week before being rescued. His account is a family document of his descendant, Charles Miller, who introduces it, and tells the story of what happened to Spearing and his family in the years that followed his lucky escape from near death.
원코스 경복궁 : 신수(神獸)원정대
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: Korean. Published: May 5, 2014 by 테마여행신문 TTN Theme Travel News Korea. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Asian
* 광화문 입구의 해치가 서울시 공식 홍보대사라는 걸 아십니까? 그 외에도 금천 영제교에는 천록이, 아미산에는 불가사리가, 근정전 천장에는 쌍룡이 웅크리고 있는 경복궁. 좌청룡, 우백호, 북현무, 남주작의 사방신과 십이지신이 지키는 경복궁에서는 신수들이 열연 중인 드라마가 실시간 생방 중입니다. 신수를 추적하는 여행작가, 삐급여행과 함께 대한민국 최초의 신수원정대에 탑승하시지 않겠습니까? * 원코스 시리즈란?(원코스/1 Course/一路行/ワンコース) 테마여행신문 Theme Travel News(www.themetn.com)이 선보이는 여행 가이드북 시리즈. TTN은 국내 최초의 여행 전문 글로벌 퍼블리셔로써, 전세계의 여행가에게 한국의 아름다움을 소개합니다.
Confronting Security Challenges on the Korean Peninsula - North Korea Military Threat, Human Rights Abuses, ROK-U.S. Military Alliance, Kim Regime, A.Q. Khan, Sinking of the Cheonan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 121,080. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
The Korean Peninsula was and is in a state of flux. More than 60 years after the war that left the country divided, the policies and unpredictability of the North Korean regime, in conjunction with the U.S. alliance with South Korea and the involvement of China in the area, leave the situation there one of the most capricious on the globe.
ワンコース德寿宮(トクスグン): 皇帝になった男
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 560. Language: Japanese. Published: May 3, 2014 by 테마여행신문 TTN Theme Travel News Korea. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Asian
* 德寿宮(トクスグン)はソウルが抱えた朝鮮時代の5大宮闕(宮殿)の中で、一番小さいが、一番熱かった歴史を記憶しているところです。日帝の貪欲と在外公館の暗闘が極度に至った近代 、高宗は妻を亡くした悲しみと毒殺の危険を耐え忍んで、ロシア公使館へ播遷するという恥辱を耐えなければなりませんでした。朝鮮王朝が幕を閉じ、大韓帝国が始まった德寿宮(トクスグン)で、石塀が続いている美しい石壇道のその後日談が繰り広げられます。
德寿宫一路行:成为皇帝的男人
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: May 3, 2014 by 테마여행신문 TTN Theme Travel News Korea. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Asian
* 位于首尔的朝鲜五大宫殿当中,德寿宫虽然规模最小,但它经历了最激烈的历史。在韩国近代史里,曾经有过国外使领馆之间的明争暗斗、日本帝国主义的贪婪,高宗忍受着失去夫人的悲伤,躲避毒杀的企图要忍辱躲避到俄罗斯公使馆。朝鲜王朝随着历史的波浪落幕,大韩帝国开始的这美丽的德寿宫,我们将展现石墙路背后的故事。 * 삐급여행 B级旅游 badventure(조명화 赵明和 Jo MyeongHwa) 现任主题旅游新闻总编辑/旅行作者 现任旅游讲师(micimpact学校、汉阳大学社会教育院、乐天文化中心等地方讲课) 前任越南航空韩国分公司营销部人员
Countering the al-Shabaab Insurgency in Somalia: Lessons for U.S. Special Operations Forces - Mogadishu, Somali Terrorism, al-Qaeda, Relations with Ethiopia and Kenya
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 96,820. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Africa
This work provides a meaningful context to al-Shabaab and the Somali milieu. Al Shabaab has been pushed from all of its major strongholds by a robust international effort, and its violent Salafism has alienated many Somalis.
Russia's Counterinsurgency in North Caucasus: Performance and Consequences - Chechnya, Dagestan, Ingushetia, al-Qaeda, Islamic Unrest, Grozny, Beslan Incident, Tsarnaev Brothers
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 71,070. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This monograph examines the underlying issues behind the continuing low-level Islamist insurgency movement in the Russian North Caucasus.
Advancing Strategic Thought Series: Defense Planning For National Security: Navigation Aids for the Mystery Tour, Black Swan Events, Clausewitz, Futurology, Strategic History
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,230. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This monograph finds that, although the past does not repeat itself in detail, there are profound persisting reasons why it is repeated approximately in the challenges and dangers that security communities must face.
THE SHADOW OF A PRINCE IN HISTORY
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,470. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages, Nonfiction » History » European
True historical facts, alliances, betrayals, military campaigns, cruelty, love story, mysterious places, life story, royal descendants. Everything in one rich informative ebook!
Augmenting Our Influence: Alliance Revitalization and Partner Development - U.S. Strategic Interests in Asia-Pacific, Senkaku, Obama Strategy, Europe, NATO, Future of American Landpower
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,590. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This important book addresses the importance of allied and partner contributions to current and future national security challenges and the most effective and efficient ways for the United States to leverage those contributions in the pursuit of common interests.
Assessing the People's Liberation Army in the Hu Jintao Era - Nuclear Missile Policy, Propaganda, Suppression of Dissent, Cyberspace, Space, Veterans Grievances, New Historic Missions
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,610. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
The papers in this book provide a valuable and insightful review of the People's Liberation Army's (PLA) many impressive advances over the past decade.
1 Course Deoksugung: First & Last Emperor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,940. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014 by 테마여행신문 TTN Theme Travel News Korea. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Asian
* The Deoksugung Palace is the smallest palace among the five palaces of Joseon Dynasty. The book unfolds the behind stories of the beautiful stone wall at the Deoksugung Palace where the Joseon Dynasty ended and the history of the Korean Empire began.
ワンコース朝鮮王陵:宣靖陵
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 420. Language: Japanese. Published: May 3, 2014 by 테마여행신문 TTN Theme Travel News Korea. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Asian
* 2009年、全世界が大韓民国を再び注目しました。500年の歴史を誇る朝鮮の王陵が大韓民国の9番目のユネスコ世界文化遺産に登載されたからです。北朝鮮の2基を除いた韓国40基の中で、PSY(サイ)の 江南スタイルとともに世界的な都市に急浮上した江南地域の真ん中に、地下鉄でアクセスできる王陵があるということをご存知ですか。地下鉄の宣陵駅で会うことのできる9代の成宗と11代の中宗の王陵と1200年歴史の願刹、奉恩寺へ費狩り旅行に行ってみましょう。 * 版権 * 目次 * ユネスコ世界遺産 * ソウル徒歩観光 * 朝鮮王陵 * 王陵の3段階空間構成 * 宣陵:経国大典の父 * 靖陵:王陵の基準 * 奉恩寺:1200年歴史の願刹 * 寺刹の3分 * 四物;天、地、水、そして地獄 * 韓国の鐘:魂を鳴らすビート、韓国の鐘 * 테마여행신문 Theme Travel News Korea
Drought at Dawn - Eclipse of a Daunting People
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,820. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » History » Africa
It's a common practice for victims of military conflicts to narrate their own experiences, but sometimes it takes outsiders to examine the problems that lead to conflicts. In doing so however, one has to consider the opinions of the victims. This book is written In memory of all who died in the military dictatorship of Ibrahim Babanjida, Sani Abacha, and Olusegun Obasanjo.
Researching and Writing Your Family History and Memoirs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » History » Family history
This brief genealogical guide covers basic information a family genealogist needs to research and write their family history, including obtaining and interpreting documents, understanding kinship, and telling stories. Also includes questions for conducting interviews, use of images in written histories, overall story structure, and publishing options.
The 10% Solution: Simplifying The Tax Code In The New Economy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,030. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
A short history of taxation, a treatise on suggested alternatives to tax reform, and a modest proposal by the author which would eliminate the need for the tax code altogether. This book was written in response to President Barack Obama's call for suggestions from the public for tax reform, and is based on the author's experience with the complex issues of taxation and its financial impacts.
Dominio incontrollato
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,410. Language: Italian. Published: May 2, 2014 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » European
Il caso Moro e l'Italia dei complotti politici degli Anni Settanta