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Global Trends Paradox of Progress: 2017 Report of the National Intelligence Council, Promise or Peril of the Future, War, Population, Energy, Climate, Terrorism, Populist Anti-Establishment Politics
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,360. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This edition of Global Trends - issued in early 2017 - revolves around a core argument about how the changing nature of power is increasing stress both within countries and between countries, and bearing on vexing transnational issues.
Daniel Boone in Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century, Nonfiction » History » Biography
She captivated Daniel Boone's heart and kept his love close to her own. Everyone knows the tales of Daniel Boone but few know of his unyielding love and devotion to his wife, Rebecca Ann Bryan Boone. Take an intimate look into the love Daniel had for his wife.
The President And I
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 13,280. Language: American English. Published: April 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
This book explores the properties of space travel in the vicinity of strong gravitational fields. It is a concept approved by the American government. The book presents this concept to a general public on a popular scientific level, which includes mathematical explanations understandable with the knowledge of standard school mathematics.
Voices from the Twelfth-Century Steppe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,230. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historiography, Essay » Literature
A case study in the craft of historical fiction. My experience between the primary sources and the historians. This essay is both an interpretation of The Secret History of the Mongols, from which I have worked for fifteen years, and a commentary on one creative writer’s interactions with the body of secondary work on this source: the three-way conversation between source, novelist and historians.
To Gently Leave This Life: The Right To Die
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,690. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
To Gently Leave This Life: The Right To Die, which explores the right-to-die movement and the human tragedies, such as Karen Quinlan’s difficult death, that precipitated assisted dying legislation in several states in the U.S., and in several countries in Europe, Canada, and South Africa.
Turkey Travel Guide
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 29,490. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 15, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
WEST of ANKARA The most important Phrygian sites in Anatolia are to be found in the provinces of Ankara, Eskisehir and Afyon. Yassihoyuk (Gordion) was the capital of Phrygia and the place were Alexander the Great cut the Gordion Knot to gain the key to Asia. The tumulus of King Midas, who turned whatever he touched to gold, can be visited here. Continue reading ...
Türk Devletleri
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 12,990. Language: Turkish. Published: April 15, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Türklerin kurduğu en eski devlet olan Hun İmparatorluğu, aynı zamanda, Türk askerî teşkilat ve idareciliğinin de ilk örneğidir. Osmanlılar zamanı dahil olmak üzere, bütün tarih boyunca Türk teşkilatının baş kaidesi olan, sağ ve sol ikili nizam, Hunlar tarafından kurulmuştur.
Fair Game - A Hidden History Of The Kruger National Park
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 71,670. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
The Kruger National Park is an internationally renowned wildlife sanctuary and one of South Africa’s top tourist attractions. However, this wasn’t always the case. Here is the engrossing and little-known story of how an unwanted wasteland that grew into the one of the greatest game reserves in the world.
An Indiana History Story a Day – May
Series: Hoosier History Stories - 2017. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2017 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
The thirty-one stories in the May edition include: May 3, 1989 - Indiana General Assembly Passes the Lottery Act May 10, 1876 - Colonel Eli Lilly Opened A Laboratory On Pearl Street In Indianapolis May 14, 1828 - Probable Date Lincoln and Gentry Arrive in New Orleans May 17, 1820 - John Tipton Departs Corydon to Chose Site for Indianapolis
Absalon And Esbern Snare. The Danish Navy’s Support Ships Of The Absalon Class
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 30,490. Language: American English. Published: April 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
The two Danish support ships Absalon and Esbern Snare are a symbol of the new Danish Navy that has emerged following the end of the Cold War.
Tres cipreses
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 75,010. Language: Spanish. Published: April 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Tres cipreses es una novela histórica sobre la Guerra Civil Española. Pero también es una historia de humanidad, de coraje y de sacrificio. Es un homenaje al tributo que pagó una generación de españoles por conservar su libertad.
The Surge: 2007-2008, U.S. Army Campaigns in Iraq, Bush, General Keane, Petraeus, Frederick Kagan, Stemming Iraq's Collapse into Civil War, Anbar Awakening, Sunni Insurgency, Fight Against al-Qaeda
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 38,350. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
More than ten years have passed since the United States invaded Iraq to depose the regime of Saddam Hussein, but the conflict's origins and consequences remain controversial. The immediate cause of the war emerged in the wake of the 11 September 2001 terrorist attacks by al-Qaeda, when the Bush administration sought to preempt potential threats to the United States and its allies.
Calling Papa-Charlie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,340. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
On a day trip to the Scottish Museum of Flight in East Lothian in 2013 the author stumbled across a small yellow exhibit in hangar number two.
Sapiens: De Animales a Dioses - Resumen del libro de Yuval Noah Harari
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: Spanish. Published: April 11, 2017 by Sapiens Editorial. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Sapiens (2015) traza la evolución de nuestra especie - desde el surgimiento de nuestros antepasados más antiguos hasta nuestro lugar actual en la era moderna y tecnológica. ¿Cómo hemos conseguido dominar completamente el planeta entero, una especie de mono sin pelo y sin cola? Estos destellos muestran los desarrollos y tendencias que han permitido que el Homo sapiens suba a la cima.
Joining the Great War: April 1917 - April 1918, Army Campaigns of World War I Series - Army Before the War, Leadership of General Pershing, President Wilson, Building the AEF, Logistics Problems
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,330. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
An important history installment in the U.S. Army Campaigns of World War I series, this book chronicles the first year of the American involvement in World War I. It briefly summarizes the prewar U.S. Army, the initial American reaction to the outbreak of war in Europe in 1914, and the factors that led to the U.S. declaration of war in April 1917.
The History Teacher's Joke Book
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » History » Study & teaching
This book is a joke book for social studies teachers to help add a little excitement to your classes and help students to have fun with history. It contains corny geography puns and wonderfully bad history jokes. The final chapter contains notable flubs that students have made in class. This book is guaranteed to keep you and your students rolling in the aisles!
The Mughal Empire
Series: In Brief. Price: $6.75 USD. Words: 31,730. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
The Turkic-Mongol warlord Babur invaded Hindustan in 1526 and founded the great Mughal Empire. This book tells the history of the Empire from its beginnings to its dissolution by the British following the Indian Uprising in 1857. Written in a clear and accessible style and complete with maps and charts, it should appeal to the general reader.
What was Mohammed really like? "killing is a small matter for us.. The Messenger of Allah commanded all the Jewish men.. be beheaded.. The disturbing truth about his life of violence, sex & spiritism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2017 by Abel & Solomon. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » History » World
This book is part of a series entitled "The Fall of Islam", which examines controversial issues connected with the religion from an informed rational point of view. Each part of the series is available as an e-book for only 0.99$ and the whole content can be got for only 5.99$ in our book Islamic Apocalypse. A shorter multi-media edition is available; Sorry! Islam is not a religion of peace, 4.99$
Essential History of the Shippingport Atomic Power Station - 1957 First Large-Scale Nuclear Power Plant in America, Work of Admiral Rickover, Pressurized Water Reactor, Historic American Engineering
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,150. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Nuclear, Nonfiction » History » Military
This report provides an authoritative history of the Shippingport Atomic Power Station, which became operational in December 1957. This historic facility was the first large-scale central station nuclear power plant in the United States and the first plant of such size in the world operated solely to produce electric power.
A History of the Churches at Seaham
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,190. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Churches are, for some, central to their spiritual existence and an important part of their day-to-day life. To others, churches are places they wander into whilst on holiday to look around, to sit and meditate in the quiet and to absorb the tranquillity of the occasion. This book provides a history of the twenty four churches, past and present, that were built in Seaham.