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The Land and the People: A Small Nigerian Picture by Nneka Sophie Amalu
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
Nigeria, located in the West of Africa, is an entity blessed with rich human and natural resources. Hence, this small article pictures its geographical location, vegetation and its vast group of people -ethnically diversed but have accommodated and ensured a peaceful co-existence.
Banners by Steve Pribish
Series: Ikons, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,440. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » Russian
An assassination in Serbia sets off a series of events that draws the world into an ever-expanding vortex of madness. As mighty armies clash, entire populations must either flee their ancestral homes or be ground into dust. Akulina Boriskova and her two young sons are caught in the center of the madness and with the other villagers of Hutawa, Byelorussia must choose between death or Siberia.
Fearful Odds by Dave Tippetts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,110. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013 by Artemis Publishers Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Africa
This is an autobiographical account of 23 years in the British South African Police Force.
Burma, Her Story by D. Dalton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Family history(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the true story of an air force fighter pilot who illegally smuggles his fallen friend's pet dachshund, named Burma, home to his parents across the Pacific Theater during WWII.
The Russian Revolution by Darvin Babiuk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
A brief review of the events and competing ideologies that led to the 1917 Russian Revolution and the Bolshevik's success in taking power.
School, Scouts and Sports Day in Nain-Nunatsiavut, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada 1965-66 by Llewelyn Pritchard
Series: Photo Albums, Book 8 · Historical Photographs Nain-Nunatsiavut, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada · Volunteering - Voluntary Service Overseas - VSO. Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 420. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(Cover photograph: Scout hike on the ice) A unique photo album of 66 historical photographs (with original captions) about School, Scouts and Sports Day in the Nain – Nunatsiavut Labrador wilderness, Newfoundland and Labrador Province of Canada 1965-66.
Rise of the Feudal University by Darvin Babiuk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
A review of how the university system rose out of feudal times and developed the organizational pattern that made it the basis higher learning up to modern times.
Siqueiros y Blanca Luz Brum. Una pasion tormentosa by Esteban Campos
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 32,120. Language: Spanish. Published: January 23, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
Este libro es la poca transitada historia de dos seres desmesurados, una historia de turbulencias, como dice el autor, una buena historia de amor. Ambos fueron inconformistas, fogosos, polémicos, además, ambos se amaron, con intensidad durante cuatro violentos años, con distancia durante décadas.
Simón Bolívar y Manuela Sáenz. La Coronela y el Libertador by Jazmin Saenz
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 36,680. Language: Spanish. Published: January 23, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
Esta es la historia de un amor entre dos seres que se amaron por sobre las obligadas distancias y los peligros, por sobre las críticas y los propios demonios.
Nain-Nunatsiavut, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada 1966-67 Remembered by Llewelyn Pritchard
Series: Photo Albums, Book 7 · Historical Photographs Nain-Nunatsiavut, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada · Volunteering - Voluntary Service Overseas - VSO. Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 410. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » North America
A unique collection of 50 photographs, letters, magazine articles and children's schoolwork by Patricia Taylor, Voluntary Services Overseas (VSO) teacher who lived and worked in the Nain-Nunatsiavut community 1966-67.
Ikons by Steve Pribish
Series: Ikons, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,740. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Russia is in turmoil. Her people have lost faith in their government, her economy is in ruins and her armed forces have suffered an embarrassing defeat. Ethnic and religious rivalries threaten to tear the country apart and world war looms on the horizon. The year is 1905.
The Schooner Mildred E by Terry Moore
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 14,120. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
In 1898, a two masted schooner, the Mildred E, departed Boston, Massachusetts, bound for Seattle and the gold fields of Alaska. On board were two brothers out to make their fortune by taking cargo from Seattle to Alaska. The crew included a captain who liked the bottle too much, a second mate with two wooden legs, and a cook with an obsession that would threatened the lives of the whole crew.
The Invention of the Car: A Kids Guide to Henry Ford and the Automobile by BookCaps
Series: A History Just for Kids, Book 23. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
What can you expect to learn about Henry Ford and the invention of the automobile in this book? First, you will learn a little more about Henry Ford himself. You will see what he was like as a kid and when it was that he first got interested in machines and in building cars. Did you know that Henry Ford was actually raised as a farmer, and not as an engineer? We will also learn how the Ford Motor
Civil War Battlefields You Can Visit by Doug Gelbert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,190. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » History » American
Although the exact number will never be known, it is estimated that there were over 10,000 military engagements during the Civil War. Here are 106 Civil War battle sites that can be visited. Arranged by state, this reference work provides historical background and visiting information, including descriptions of what you will see and re-enactment dates.
World War 2 Hitler's paratroopers the Assault on Crete by Ronald Ledwell, Sr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 490. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Nonfiction » History » Military
The Germans were among the first to raise a parachute force and they used them with tactical success in Belgium and Holland at the outbreak of World War II. The isolated island of Crete seemed to be the perfect place to use them in a large scale operation. The British forces were in disarray on Crete, having just escaped a Dunkirk-like evacuation from Greece.
World Wonders by Adegbamigbe Oluwasefunmi
Price: $40.00 USD. Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Ancient architecture, built in ancient times. seven of them are considered as the seven wonders of the world. this book talks about them all. their significance, value, period of existence and lot more
Toronto Streets Book! by Butch Taylor
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,070. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
De Grassi Street. Avenue Road. Bloor Street. Kipling Road. Brown's Line. Yonge Street: Take the “Toronto Streets Book!” on an informative, fun, and joyful romp along the roadways & byways of Toronto, North America's best-kept secret. With 2.7 million people, Toronto's the 5th largest North American city, following Mexico City, NYC, LA, & Chicago. Read. Enjoy. Have fun. Tell everyone!