Nonfiction » History

Sub-categories: American | War | Military | Modern / 20th Century | Family history | World | Civilization | History of things | Middle East | Biography | Russian | Social history | All sub-categories >>
Improved Intelligence Warning in an Age of Complexity: IC Community, CIA, DIA, DNI, FBI Interagency Analysis and Failures, Complex Adaptive Systems to Develop Novel Responses to Threats
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,340. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
The degree of complexity and rate of change found in the global security environment is increasingly leaving senior policymakers surprised and US national interests potentially at risk. As a result, decision makers are increasingly faulting the Intelligence Community for failure to provide adequate warning.
Essential Guide to Military Ethics: Army Professionalism, The Military Ethic, and Officership in the 21st Century - McMaster Speeches – Fort Leavenworth Symposium, Professional Ethic and the State
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 144,880. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book reproduces five valuable monographs and documents about military ethics, including the 2015 Fort Leavenworth Ethics Symposium.
History of Israel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish
There are just so many of those things that history is holding inside and whenever one tries to look over for the facts which are left behind, there is that amazing and astounded feeling of getting overwhelmed. So is the case with history of Israel which talks about so many of those things that happened with the existence of this country.
American Civil War History: Battlefield Atlas of Price's Missouri Expedition of 1864 – Road to Saint Louis, Battle of Lexington, Mine Creek, Marmaduke’s Raids, General Samuel Curtis, Sterling Price
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 86,170. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
This exceptionally detailed and authoritative atlas of a major Civil War campaign is a superb leader development tool and educational reference, providing a heavy dose of tactical detail and a significant focus on the operational level of war. The campaign provides a host of issues to be examined.
The Age of Dragons - A Historical Guide to These Legendary Creatures
Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference
The Age of Dragons: a short non-fiction educational guide that explores the origin and impact that dragons have had on a variety of cultures. Questions such as... what is the oldest dragon inspired artifact? Are dragons evil? What does the Bible say about dragons?... and many more are answered in this 16 page pictorial guide.
Sixteen Cases of Mission Command: Historical Accounts of Battles in American Civil War, Battle of Nile, War of 1812, World War II Europe and Pacific, Corregidor, Sicily, Iraq War, Afghanistan War
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 78,610. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This collection of historical vignettes seeks to sharpen our understanding of Mission Command philosophy and practice by providing examples from the past in which Mission Command principles played a decisive role. Some vignettes show junior officers following their commander’s intent and exercising disciplined initiative in very chaotic combat operations.
History of Vikings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
History about the Viking wherever quoted in the so many records available today are negative, and portray these men to be callous pirates, and destructive people. In reality, who they are and why they were said to be a menace to the entire Europe once upon a time and what they did? All these are some interesting facts that the whole world would love to know at any given day.
Greatest Conspiracy Theories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
As you know, there are many of such events which became part of those conspiracies that many people believe in and most of the people don’t. Well, what do you think people should believe in these? At first everyone does actually because obviously it interests you so much but most of them get verified as wrong at the end, not all of them but most of them.
From One Leader to Another: Volumes I and II – Observations, Insights, and Advice from Over 50 Serving and Retired Senior NCOs on Tasks, Skills, Values, and Responsibilities for the Army Today
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 199,850. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
These works are a collection of observations, insights, and advice from over 50 serving and retired Senior Non-Commissioned Officers. These experienced Army leaders have provided for the reader, outstanding mentorship on leadership skills, tasks, and responsibilities relevant to our Army today.
Yunan Aşk Tanrıcaları
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 25,210. Language: Turkish. Published: March 10, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history
Aşkta güven... Aşk nasıl da kör olmaktır, karanlıkta sevgilinin yüzünü ancak dokunarak görebilmektir, onun istediklerini yapmak, bundan sonsuz mutluluk duymaktır, bu mutluluksa karşılık bekleyerek ya da içerde kuşkular (sinsi sinsi) taşıyarak olacak iş değildir... Yunan mitolojisi ne de güzel sembollerle anlatmıştır “güven”i ve “teslimiyet”i... İşte Psyche’nin hikayesi bunun en içten anlatımıdır.
Kurtuluş Savaşı Destanı
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 19,280. Language: Turkish. Published: March 10, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Turkey & Ottoman Empire
Türk milletinin var olma veya yok olma sınırına geldiği fevkalâde bir ortam olan Milli Mücadele’de Türk çocukları, bizzat silâh kullanıp çarpışmalara girdiği gibi, istihbarat ve lojistik alanda faaliyet göstererek Türk İstiklal Harbi’nde milli bir mesuliyet duygusuyla karınca – kararınca hizmet etmişlerdir.
Lidya Uygarlığı
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 24,340. Language: Turkish. Published: March 10, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Lidyalılar zamanla ticarette daha pratik bir yöntem geliştirdiler. Mal götürüp, mal getirmek yerine; mal ile sembolik değerleri değiştirmeyi öğrettiler insanlara… Adına sikke dendi, para dendi… Hatta, Napolyon çok zaman sonra para, para, para!... Diye hepten abarttı… Evet, Lidyalılar parayı buldu, altın parayı…
Varina Howell Davis First Lady of the Confederate States of America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
As the wife of Jefferson Davis, President of the Confederacy, Varina Howell had tremendous responsibilities. Factional struggles between women from the different states required mediation.The First Lady was also responsible for visiting the sick and wounded soldiers in hospitals. Receptions for late arriving officers were planned. By 1864 Varina was advising her ailing husband and shaping policy.
Dil Tarih ve Gelenekleriyle Lazlar
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 27,200. Language: Turkish. Published: March 10, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Mizahın olmadığı toplumlar sağlıklı olamaz. Açıktır ki, mizahı en bol insan topluluklarından biri de Lazlardır. Onlar koca burunlu olsalar da, burunları ile alay edebilirler. Diğer bir deyimle, mizah ruhunu temsil ederler. Sanki mizah için yaratılmışlar; dünyanın en hareketli insanlarıdır. Onları Türkiye'nin ve dünyanın her yerinde bulabiliriz.
The Proximity Principle: Army Chaplains on the Fighting Line in Doctrine and History – Historical Survey of Important Chaplains in Ground Combat Since 1926, World War II and Korean War, Emil Kapuan
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 51,140. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Clergy, Nonfiction » History » Military
The primary argument of this study is that this proximity principle — both in chaplain history and chaplain doctrine — has been a dominant theme of the Army chaplain's ministry. The 1926 fighting line verbiage and concept codified what chaplains had habitually practiced up to that time.
From A Blood-Red Sea: The Last Voyage of Daniel Collins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,460. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The true survival story of a US sailor who, in 1824, was shipwrecked in shark-infested waters, brutally attacked by pirates, and forced to endure an epic journey across land and sea in a desperate effort to escape from the pirates, to reach civilization, and to find a way home. For fans of "The Revenant" and "In the Heart of the Sea".
Perceptions of Airpower and Implications for the Leavenworth Schools: Interwar Student Papers (Art of War Paper) – History and Effectiveness of Command and General Staff School During the 1930s
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,220. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This book evaluates interwar period US Army officer perceptions of aviation as expressed in student papers written as part of the Command and General Staff School during the 1930s. The evaluation compares student perceptions to period airpower theory and doctrine and applies that study to weigh-in on the broader debate over the effectiveness of Fort Leavenworth during the interwar period.
From Julia's Kitchen: Owen Family Cookery
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » American / Southern States, Nonfiction » History » History of things
When Julia Susannah Helm was just a little girl in Pennsylvania, she discovered a “receipt” for hash in a kitchen drawer, written out in the hand of her father’s former housekeeper. Her brother Jonathan made her a small wooden box to keep it in. That was the beginning of her recipe collection, which became one of her most cherished possessions.
Over There with the AEF (American Expeditionary Force): The World War I Memoirs of Captain Henry C. Evans – French Campaigns Aisne-Marne, St. Mihiel, Meuse Argonne, Battle at the Front
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,550. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
To read this combined collection from the diary of Captain Henry Evans is to relive with him an important era in his life. Each page reflects his integrity, intelligence, courage and delightful sense of humor.
Fort Leavenworth: The People Behind the Names: People Who Have Left Their Mark on the Dowager Queen of Frontier Forts – Fort History, Geography, Buildings, Stained Glass Windows, Streets and Trails
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 113,650. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
This is the story of the people and organizations behind the names used at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. The scores of men and women of distinction associated with the United States Armed Forces who have served at this "Dowager Queen of Frontier Posts."