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Dorothea Gutzeit: Be True and Serve
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2016 by Petra Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » European
A fascinating view of the “other side” in World War II, on the domestic front. Born in Berlin, Dorothea Gutzeit (1921-2005) spent her formative years in Nazi Germany and in her war-torn city. She then forged a new life in Canada.
Bangkok People
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,020. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The profiles, mostly written for the Manager Magazine, before the 1997 Asian Economic Crisis of which the magazine ended up a victim, was from the time of Bangkok booming. Will it ever get quite up to those good-time heights again? Dig in and enjoy these vignettes of the real people who populated this wonderful city.
Kate Andersen Brower’s First Women The Grace and Power of Americas’ Modern First Ladies | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the groundbreaking backstairs look at the White House, The Residence, comes an intimate, news-making look at the true modern power brokers at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue: the First Ladies, from Jackie Kennedy to Michelle Obama.
Simon Sebag Montefiore’s The Romanovs 1613 - 1918 | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
The Romanovs were the most successful dynasty of modern times, ruling a sixth of the world’s surface for three centuries. How did one family turn a war-ruined principality into the world’s greatest empire? And how did they lose it all?This is the intimate story of twenty tsars and tsarinas, some touched by genius, some by madness, but all inspired by holy autocracy and imperial ambition.
Romania de azi, Romania de maine
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 34,860. Language: Romanian. Published: August 6, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Cartea „România de azi, România de mâine” scoate în evidență unele aspecte criticabile din Constituția României și din unele legi, aspecte care frânează dezvoltarea României în drumul ei spre instaurarea unei Democrații adevărate și a Statului de Drept. Se fac și propuneri de îmbunătățire în acest sens.
Nutuk
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 182,060. Language: Turkish. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Ey Türk istikbalinin evlâdı! İşte, bu ahval ve şerâit içinde dahi vazifen, Türk istiklâl ve Cumhuriyetini kurtarmaktır! Muhtaç olduğun kudret, damarlarındaki asil kanda mevcuttur!
Bayrak
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: Turkish. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Türk Bayrağının rengini şehitlerin kanından ilhamını da kan gölüne yansıyan Ay ve yıldızdan aldığını biliyoruz. Fakat bayrak hakkındaki bu bilgi bayrağın taşıdığı kutsal anlamı o anlamdaki sembolizmi ondaki derinliği ve yüceliği anlatmaya yetmez.
Beyond West Point
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 142,620. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Military
An intriguing, sometimes embarrassing, multi-biography that provides an insight into the life and times of Colonel Edwards Cranston Brooks, his family, friends, associates and comrades-in-arms. Brooks rose from obscurity to witness the making of history and like many West Point graduates became an active participant in the shaping of the world at the turn of the century!
New World Order 2016 Second Edition E Book
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,670. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Today, our world is being hijacked by a relatively small group of globalist elites who want us to think they are all-powerful and larger than life. In this up to date book, the author exposes the shadowy figures behind the NWO. 2016 will be a critical year. Here you will find a brief history of the NWO, its main organizations, strategies, and goals. You will never be in the dark again!
Du Yuesheng The Lord of Shanghai
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 32,790. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The Chinese secret societies were transformed into criminal organizations that would monopolize many trades. The most prestigious of them will bear the name of Green Band. And the most prestigious of the heads of the Green band will be Du Yuesheng, Du the big ears for his detractors.
Chariot of Knowledge: The Lost History of the Ancient Olympic Games
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,900. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016 by Sandra Rato. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
“Chariot of Knowledge” finally reveals the long-hidden story of the wider traditions that the Ancient Olympics were just one part of. Based on years of research into ancient sporting events and European mythology, it connects the famous games to a nigh-universal set of mystical beliefs that reach all the way back to the roots of Indo-European civilisation.
Ilusiones Áridas (Novela)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,410. Language: Spanish. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Family history
De estas historias hay muchas alrededor del mundo. Pero el drama, el dolor, el hambre y la tristeza son mucho más intensas cuando se vive una de ellas en carne propia. Escuchas la lluvia, sientes el frío y la dureza de la acera donde duermes y te preguntas por qué te pasa a ti, si tan sólo tienes once años.
Complete Guide to the Sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis (CA-35), World War II Attack by Japanese Submarine, 1945, Captain McVay and Hashimoto, Rescue Operations, Survivors, Court Martial Documents
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 79,860. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book provides a complete account of the tragic sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis near the end of World War II.
General William C. Westmoreland: Symbol of America to War, 1964-1968, Symbol of War to America, 1982-1985 - A Study of Three News Magazines, Vietnam War, CBS Libel Trial
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,860. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examines how three major news magazines, Time, Newsweek and U.S. News & World Report, characterized General William C. Westmoreland during two different decades.
Brandishing the Economic Weapon: A Study of United States Economic Warfare Against Japan, 1940 - 1941, Prelude to World War II and Pearl Harbor, Embargo, Naval Blockade Consideration, Freezing Assets
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,680. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the role of American economic warfare against Japan prior to the outbreak of World War II.
Declaration of Independence, Constitution, and Bill of Rights (Chinese edition)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 410. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: July 30, 2016 by Onyx Translations. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Declaration of Independence, Constitution, and Bill of Rights.
Zeke and Surf : underground newspaper
Price: $2.99 USD. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Zeke and Surf : underground newspaper, Northern Illinois based zine, compiled by Gregory S Stomberg, various anthology
My Father was The Phantom in Hitler's SS
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,160. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » History » War
"When my father died, I was shocked to find out that he was the Phantom in Hitler's SS. This is the story of a young man who enlisted in the US Army and due to his competency in many languages; was selected by the Army to be a spy in Nazi Germany. As fate would have it, he was chosen personally by Adolph Hitler to undertake special assignments."
Famous Kirkcaldy Men
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,220. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
Famous Kirkcaldy Men is an unassuming title given the men discussed, and indeed the breadth of their influence. Covering nine men, spanning five centuries Famous Kirkcaldy Men shares the life, times and achievements (and failures) of sportsmen, men of the church, to leading politicians.
Edinburgh Forever
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 155,900. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
‘Edinburgh Forever' recounts the trials and tribulations of a Spanish family's decision to leave their home town, Vitoria (Basque country), in exchange for a year living in Edinburgh.