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Unsung Heroes of The Universe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,560. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012 by Decoded Science. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
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Of course you've heard of Albert Einstein, creator of special and general relativity, and other famous scientists - but there are many other physics pioneers who have received very little mainstream recognition for their contributions to history. Join me as I explore the fascinating history of six unsung heroes of the universe in this second-edition ebook.
Ein amerikanischer Arzt in der Türkei
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You set the price! Words: 29,620. Language: German. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
Deutsche Übersetzung von An American Physician in Turkey by Clarence D. Ussher (1917). Deutsch von Heinrich Pesch. Augenzeugenbericht über die Ereignisse in Van, Ost-Anatolien, im Jahr 1915.
POW in Siberia
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 23,090. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
A true story about a German soldier who endured the extreme conditions of the Gulag system in Siberia after the Second World War. These are his recollections and memories, written shortly after his return home.
U.S. Air Force Aerospace Mishap Reports: Accident Investigation Boards for UAV/UAS Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) Incidents Involving the EQ-4B Global Hawk and MQ-1B Predator in 2011 and 2012
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,460. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Eleven USAF accident investigation board reports, converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction, present findings into Class A aerospace mishaps involving UAV/UAS remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) in 2011 and 2012. The incidents included the EQ-4B Global Hawk and MQ-1B Predator.
Abe: The Life Story of Abraham Lincoln
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 86,360. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
There is no attempt to write a history of the times in which Lincoln lived and worked. Such historical events as have been narrated were selected solely because they illustrated some phase of the character of Lincoln. In this biography, the single purpose has been to present the living man with such distinctness of outline that the reader may have a sort of feeling of being acquainted.
The Alchemists: Thomas Charnock
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Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Intended to be the first in a series of short publications dealing with alchemy and the alchemists this is the biography of Thomas Charnock (1524,6 - 1581)
Savannah Walking Tour & Guidebook - A Self Guided Tour
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,230. Language: American English. Published: August 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Explore the amazing city of Savannah on this self-guided walking tour! The only complete city tour in one ebook. Over 100 landmarks or points-of-interest are highlighted on three separate tours. Route map included. All 22 of the remaining 24 squares, the Riverfront, Market, sites from Midnight in the Garden of Good & Evil, Forsyth Park, Civil War sites, Paula Deen's restaurant and much more.
Washington DC Self Guided Walking Tour & Travel Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,180. Language: American English. Published: August 7, 2012 by Keith Simmons. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Explore the United States Capitol and don't miss a thing with this complete city tour. Over 100 of DC's most famous landmarks are featured! Detailed route maps with numbered landmarks keep tour goers on track. Six districts are included in the tour that include: Capitol Hill, Old Downtown, The National Mall (East & West), Lafayette Square and the Ellipse.
Neoliberalismo y corrupcion. Los 90: la decada infame de America Latina
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 34,750. Language: Spanish. Published: August 7, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
Esta obra analiza los años 90 en América Latina, caracterizados por políticas de corte neoliberal, duros ajustes económicos y una gran ola de corrupción. Varios mandatarios de esos años fueron o aún son sometidos a juicios por enriquecimiento ilícito, fraude e incluso, lavado de dinero. Por estas páginas desfilan algunos de estos casos.
The Charleston South Carolina Walking Tour & Guidebook
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: American English. Published: August 7, 2012 by Keith Simmons. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Explore Charleston's historic district with this fantastic tour that highlights 100 of the city's most famous landmarks. Four different tours are contained within, which also includes a detailed route map, and a description or paragraph for each landmark and why it's significant.
The Real On the Road: A History of Writers of the Beats Movement
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
You've read their books. Now dig deeper into beatnik culture with this history of beat generation writers. This book follows the earliest days of the movement and traces it until it's end. Along the way you'll learn tidbits about all the writers (from Ginsberg to Kerouac). The book also includes recommendations for what authors to read.
Freedom of Speech: The American Way
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Have we lost our way? Freedom of speech is very important in our culture. Even though we are guaranteed freedom of speech by our Bill of Rights, that doesn't mean we should vilify others, even though we have the right to do it.
Russian 'Cold War' VG Wing Design Testing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
As soon as the Soviet's were aware of the US GD F-111 VG Aardvark fighter-bomber the Mikoyan OKB was requested to design a counter that evolved as the MiG-23. But the new MiG with VG wings claimed many VVS NII test pilots lives before it could be cleared for front-line operations. This is the story of the Soviets first VG design and its test and development at the Moscow VVS NII FTI.
El Muerto, The Headless Horseman
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 750. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The Headless horseman terrorized settlers, town citizens, outlaws and cowboys alike when they saw this creature roam the southwest Texas plains on a dun-colored horse.
Dollar Dreadfuls a prequel
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Price: Free! Words: 12,890. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Prequel to the Dollar Dreadful series of London focused folklore, ghost and horror stories. This collection gives a background to the series and is packed with scary London facts, legends and trivia.
How did Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gargarin Die
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This ebook reveals the truth of the Soviets first cosmonaut's death the facts obtained from the former USSR and his commanding officer VVS NII Flight Test Institute CO General Stepan Mikoyan.
Walking Tour of Rye, the most beautiful town in England
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 21,830. Language: British English. Published: August 3, 2012 by Murni. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Rye, 70 miles south of London, is a small town, rich in history and numerous well-preserved buildings. The town is just the right size to go on a walking tour. This guide explains every important building and directs you to the next one. There are stories of French raids, piracy, murder, plague and Royal visits. Brief history lessons to read on the tour or at home. There are over 100 photographs.
Early History of a Midwestern Fire Department, Vol I
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 25,030. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Early History of a Midwestern Fire Department, rooted in volunterism, grounded in tradition and matured by over a hundred and fifty years of blood sweat and tears. A story of hard work, heart break, and heroism told from the department's perspective.
Ani­bal. El general cartagines que estremecio a Roma
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 35,700. Language: Spanish. Published: August 3, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Aníbal Barca fue uno de los más grandes estrategas de la historia, en múltiples batallas dejó en claro sus dotes de general apasionado y racional a la vez. He aqui una semblanza de ese ilustre y altivo general, quien supo alcanzar las cumbres de la historia militar a partir de su consecuente oposición a Roma.
U.S. Air Force Aerospace Mishap Reports: Accident Investigation Boards for the F-16 Fighting Falcon Fighter - Midair Collision in 2009, Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan 2010, Wisconsin and Nellis 2011
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,140. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Five USAF accident investigation board reports, converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction, present findings into Class A aerospace mishaps involving the F-16 fighter aircraft in 2009 through 2011.