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Spirit Over Steel - A Chronology of the Second World War
By John Thompson
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 177,030. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
The largest, most complex and most destructive war humanity has yet fought, the Second World War escapes easy description. Spirit over Steel is more than just a chronology of the war's main events, it also weaves in hundreds of individual threads into the tapestry of the whole conflict and yet never loses sight of the overall picture.
Reset 'An Un-alien's Guide to Resetting Our Republic'
By Dahni Hayden
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 133,060. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Reset the book reveals what has long been concealed so that WE the People can detect, correct and 'Reset' Our Republic. If the cause is removed the symptoms will disappear. 'Reset' might read like fiction, but truth is stranger than fiction. If you have ever wanted to know when, where, and why Our Republic changed and HOW to RESET it, here is the solution.
The Sultan's Organ
By John Mole
Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 26,880. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Thomas Dallam took the gift of an extraordinary automatic organ from Queen Elizabeth to the Sultan of Turkey. He kept a diary of his thrilling odyssey and its triumphant conclusion. Faithfully translated into prose more easily digested by the modern reader, unembellished and unedited, this illuminating historical source is presented as if its Elizabethan author were alive today.
Oil under Sherwood Forest
By Janet Roberts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
britain is an island so supplies have to be imported. during both world wars the germans decided starvation - food for the people, oil for machinery, would be effective. discovering oil in the middle of nottinghamshire made a difference. this is the story.
Skylab: A Chronology (NASA SP-4011) - The Story of the Planning, Development, and Implementation of America's First Manned Space Station
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 144,740. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA history series document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is a comprehensive chronology of the Skylab space station, launched in 1973 and manned by three crews through 1974.
A Good Cup of Joe
By M.L. Hopkins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This is a collection of articles I wrote while serving in Afghanistan. They take a humorous look at life in combat. They tell the story about life that is not shown in the movies.
A Story of Vietnam
By Truong Buu Lam
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,260. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
A Story of Vietnam is the first comprehensive and inclusi history of Vietnam written in English. It provides a serious reading material to students interested in Asia. To the hyphenated Vietnamese,it presents a keen reference tool to decipher the ethnic and cultural idiosyncrasies they encounter everyday at home. Finally, this book can introduce the country of Vietnam to the discerning traveler.
The Cold War and Beyond: Chronology of the United States Air Force, 1947-1997 - Aviation and Space Milestones of the First Fifty Years of the USAF
By Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 41,850. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This chronology commemorates the golden anniversary of the establishment of the United States Air Force (USAF) as an independent service. Dedicated to the men and women of the USAF past, present, and future, it records significant events and achievements from 18 September 1947 through 9 April 1997.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo 17 Technical Crew Debriefing with Unique Observations about the Final Lunar Mission - Astronauts Cernan, Schmitt, and Evans
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,170. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA document - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - provides the complete transcription of the Apollo 17 post-flight debriefing given by astronauts, with their first-hand description of the sixth and final lunar landing, and the only mission to feature a scientist-astronaut, Jack Schmitt.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo 16 Technical Crew Debriefing with Unique Observations about the Fifth Lunar Mission - Astronauts Young, Duke and Mattingly
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,420. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA document - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - provides the complete transcription of the Apollo 16 post-flight debriefing given by astronauts, with their first-hand description of the fifth moon landing - featuring the second use of the Lunar Roving Vehicle (LRV).
The Manifesto Montecristi by Jose Marti (Full Text)./Introductory annotation by Atidem Aroha.
By Alejandro's Libros
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » South American
José Julián Martí y Pérez was born in Havana, Cuba on January 28, 1853. He is one of the most renowned writers in the history of Cuba and Latin America. He essentially devoted his life to the cause of independence and to the foundation of a new Cuban nation. As we perceive in the Montecristi Manifesto, Martí was a talented humanist.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Lunar Receiving Laboratory (LRL) Project History and To Create Space on Earth: The Space Environment Simulation Laboratory (SESL) and Project Apollo
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,820. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
These official NASA history documents - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - provide unique accounts of two Apollo-era facilities at the Johnson Space Center in Houston: the Lunar Receiving Laboratory (LRL) and the Space Environment Simulation Laboratory.
Falmouth Packet History
By Ben Roberts
Price: $55.05 USD. Words: 107,870. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
A brief history of the Falmouth packet communication system that once helped the United Kingdom to its position of dominance. This is a scholarly work.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo 14 Technical Crew Debriefing with Unique Observations about the Third Lunar Landing - Astronauts Shepard, Mitchell and Roosa
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,520. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA document - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - provides the complete transcription of the Apollo 14 post-flight debriefing given by astronauts Shepard, Mitchell, and Roosa, , with their first-hand description of the third moon landing.
The Two Faces of Lee Harvey Oswald
By Glenn B Fleming
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,530. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Of all the millions of words written in anger or certainty regarding arguably the greatest murder mystery of all time, the assassination of President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, one testimony remains glaringly absent.
Revolution in Cairo (hour by hour story)
By Martha Lou
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
First edition. 'Life on Mohamed Mahmoud street goes at usual pace, just like on every other street in this district of the city – people go shopping, meet their friends, spend their time out on the roofs of old tenements. Everything is so „normal”. And then, on one winter day this „normality” disappeared and everything became completely different and this happened on the day of 25th January, 2011'
Rewolucja w Kairze (godzina za godziną)
By Martha Lou
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: Polish. Published: December 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Wydanie pierwsze. "Życie na ulicy Mohameda Mahmouda toczy się normalnie, jak na pozostałych ulicach w tej dzielnicy miasta – ludzie robią zakupy, spotykają się z przyjaciółmi, spędzają czas na dachach starych kamienic. Wszystko jest takie „normalne”. I nagle pewnego zimowego dnia ta „normalność” zniknęła i wszystko stało się takie inne. A było to 25 stycznia 2011 roku."
Chickamauga, Chattanooga, Granger, Grant, and Grandpa
By June Anderson
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 16,830. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
After the disastrous Battle at Chickamauga, the Battle for Chattanooga, was a glorious victory for the North, dealing a severe blow to the dying Confederate Cause. Years later, when reflecting on his Civil War adventure, Union Corporal Henry Annis, 96th Illinois, wrote a stirring account of this heady battle in his memoir: "Our Experiences on Lookout Mountain, November 23, 24, 25, 1863."
The Belhurst Story
By David Sakmyster
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
On a cliff overlooking Seneca Lake in upstate New York, the Belhurst Castle proudly stands at the site of previous mansions and Indian fortresses, a place riddled with history and fantastic legends. Rumors abound of hauntings, hidden treasure, underground tunnels, and a curse on those who disturb old burial grounds. Eccentric and passionate individuals lived and died here over the centuries.
Barack Obama and the Enemies Within
By Trevor Loudon
Series: The Enemies Within, Book 1. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 171,480. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011 by Trevor Loudon. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
"Trevor Loudon does the job that few in the media ever even attempt. This eye-opening book is proof that one person really can make a difference, especially when they have no agenda other than finding the truth.” -Glenn Beck, #1 New York Times bestselling author and founder of GBTV.