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High Priests of Hell
By Adam Weishaupt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,510. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
You may think you are familiar with three of the most important Biblical figures: Abraham, Moses and St Paul. You may have a Hollywood image in your head of noble, heroic men, inspired by God and doing his holy work. Think again. It's time to discover the sordid truth.
In Der Fuehrer's Face
By Bill Schroeder
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 26,760. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
During WWII President Roosevelt spent $100K to produce a deck of dramatic, colorful propaganda-poster playing cards that never saw the light of day. They remained hidden until 2002 when 500 decks were privately printed with help from the Library of Congress. Few historians even knew of the Anti-Axis program until now. A new interpretation that time gives them is fascinating to students of WWII.
The Battle of Brisbane: Australia and America at War
By Robert Macklin
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 104,170. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011 by BWM Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
For two days in November 1942, the city of Brisbane became a war zone when Australian servicemen attacked American troops. Drawing on eyewitness accounts and unpublished documents, the authors strip away the sentimental gloss to reveal the startling truth about the shameful 48 hours when the Allies went to war with each other.
World War II London Blitz Diary, Volume Two, 1941
By Victoria Washuk
Series: World War ll London Blitz Diaries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,630. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This Diary was written during the World War two London Blitz years by a woman experiencing the nightly terrifying bombings. The diary reveals what the average Londoner experienced during that time; events that today have been forgotten or lost to younger generations. This is volume two of a four volume series written by Ruby Alice Side Thompson.
The Ethics of the Greek Philosophers:Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle; and Psychic Phenomena in Greco-Roman Times
By Linda Pendleton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,420. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
In 1896, Columbia Professor of logic and ethics, Dr. James H. Hyslop’s stated his lectures “on the Greek ethics attributed to Plato, Socrates and Aristotle is an attempt to reduce the conceptions of Greek ethics to the same terms as those in which modern problems in this field express themselves. Too many philosophers merely transliterate the language of antiquity instead of translating it."
20th Century Spy in the Sky Satellites: Secrets of the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) Volume 5 - NRO Leaders, Founders, Pioneers, and the Robert Perry History Volume IV
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,090. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Part of our comprehensive series on the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) and its "spy satellite" network, this volume covers additional aspects of the history of the NRO as an organization, with a special focus on leaders, pioneers, and founders. It also includes the "lost" Volume IV history written by Robert Perry.
Legends of Southern California and San Francisco
By Linda Pendleton
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,580. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
In 1919, George W. Caldwell, M.D. published his collections of Native American legend. His two collections, Legends of Southern California and Legends of San Francisco, have been combined for this edition. Dr. Caldwell had an appreciation for the beauty of the Golden State and for Native American legends. New Introduction by Linda Pendleton.
20th Century Spy in the Sky Satellites: Secrets of the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) Volume 4 - NRO Histories, Strategic Vision and Plans
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 150,300. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Part of our comprehensive series on the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) and its "spy satellite" network, this volume covers the history of the NRO as an organization, along with documents outlining its strategic vision and plans.
20th Century Spy in the Sky Satellites: Secrets of the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) Volume 3 - SAMOS Electro-optical Readout Satellite and the Lunar Orbiter Mapping Camera
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,110. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Part of our comprehensive series on the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) and its "spy satellite" network, this volume covers the SAMOS satellite camera system and the incredible story of NASA's use of the camera in its highly successful Lunar Orbiter moon mapping program.
In the Land of the Brother Leader
By Michael J. Totten
Price: Free! Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by Belmont Estate Books. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Libya's Moammar Qaddafi ran one of the most terrifying police states in the world before an armed rebel movement tore his repressive regime apart. In the Land of the Brother Leader is award-winning foreign correspondent Michael J. Totten's alterately humorous, creepy, and occasionally touching portrait of a brutalized nation just a few short years before the end of an era.
Look Up, Indianapolis! A Walking Tour of Indianapolis, Indiana
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Indianapolis, Indiana is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Hvem bryr seg om palestinerne?
By Jon Andersen
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 32,960. Language: Norwegian (Bokmål). Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Hvem bryr seg om det palestinske folket? I løpet av de siste hundre årene har palestinernes liv ikke vært noen dans på roser. I denne boka, som er skrevet av en norsk forfatter, skal vi se på hvordan palestinerne er blitt påvirket av det som har skjedd de siste hundre årene. Her kan alle lære mye de ikke visste om hvordan palestinernes problemer har oppstått og blitt ført videre.
USN Super Hornet Strike Fighter
By peter dancey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The Boeing F/A-18E/F Super Hornet in 2011 is well established with the US Navy Atlantic and Pacific Fleets as their premier air combat asset having superseded the F-14 Tomcat or Bombcat as the F-14D was known. The Tomcat had replaced the A-4, the A-7 Corsair II and the A-6 Prowler before it. For a while the Tomcat and the early Hornet shared the strike fighter mission now it's the F/A-18E/F alone
Oh Me Nerves, Newfie Jokes
By RJ Parker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A Newfie’s wife passed away and he called 911. The 911 operator told him that they would send someone over right away and asked him where he lived. "At the end of Eucalyptus Drive," the newfie told her. The operator asked, "Could you please spell that for me?" After a long pause, the newfie said, "How 'bout if I drag her over to Oak Street and you pick her up there?"
A History of the Irish at Home and Abroad
By Terry O´Mahony
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,010. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This history endeavours to give a true account of the Irish and may read very differently from long established school text or other histories. Read how a 1,000 years of oppression impacted on Ireland and her people and how she survived with her religion, culture and identity intact.
Look Up, Milwaukee! A Walking Tour of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Milwaukee, Wisconsin is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
The Illuminati
By Adam Weishaupt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,180. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
No secret society is more controversial than the Illuminati, yet almost nothing of the truth of this mysterious ancient Order is available in the public record. Propaganda, misinformation, disinformation, paranoia and downright fantasy are rife. Some have even described the Illuminati as pan-dimensional, shape-shifting Reptilians from another world!
The Autobiography of Bill Norin
By William Norin
Price: Free! Words: 12,310. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The lifes and times of Bill Norin in text and pictures.
September 10th
By Martin Weiker
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,960. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
(4.00 from 1 review)
The official government account of 9/11 is a good story. It's just not good enough. What really happened before, during and after the day America lost her soul? Read history as it happened, with links to contemporaneous news sources, video archives, official transcripts and declassified government documents.
Seven Decks You Will Never Play Poker With
By Bill Schroeder
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 8,280. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
An illustrated wonderland you never knew existed. Bill Schroeder displays seven decks of cards you’ve never seen and tells their exciting story. FDR censored one deck and spent $100K on another that wasn't printed. Millions died in Leningrad while propaganda cards rained from the sky and the USSR was barred from the 1933 Chicago Worlds Fair for trying to distribute an Anti-Religious deck.