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Encounters that Changed the World
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 156,630. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2020 by Canary Press eBooks Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
Empress Josephine grew up in a well off, white Creole, sugar-plantation-owning family in Martinique. But a hurricane destroyed the plantation along with her family’s fortunes. In 1795 she met Napoleon Bonaparte and a legendary romance developed. Her hair was dark and silky, her voice was low and beautifully modulated. Napoleon need no encouragement and they married in 1796.
The First Islamic State (622-32 CE)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 144,300. Language: American English. Published: July 11, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
"The First Islamic State (622-32 CE)" by Dr. F. Shuayb is a major contribution to our knowledge about the remarkable rise of Islam, a fascinating account of Prophet Muḥammad’s rule, and a unique political biography of the world’s most successful religious figure, drawing from primary Arabic literary sources in conversation with the western works of Orientalist, historians, and Islamicists.
Port Dalhousie: An Intimate History
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,770. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The fascinating history of Port Dalhousie begins with an original land grant in 1796 and owes its prominence to being the original terminus of the Welland Canal, hosting the famed Lakeside Park, and being the site for the Royal Canadian Henley Regatta. This book includes a narrative of the eras it passed through along with 140+ photographs and 40+ interviews conducted over the past 40 years.
Back to the Land in Silicon Valley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,630. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2020 by Paper Angel Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » North America
Follow Marlene and her friends as they live on the land, coping with the challenges of rural life as Silicon Valley evolves into the high-tech center it is today, and the world in which they live transforms itself culturally, economically, and politically.
Pardongate: How Bill & Hillary Clinton and Their Brothers Profited from Pardons
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,690. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2020 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » History » North America
A shocking exposé of the Bill Clinton pardons and commutations issued after Hillary Clinton made it known she was running for the US Senate.
Braided in Fire: Black GIs and Tuscan Villagers on the Gothic Line 1944
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 139,670. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2020 by Permuted. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
BRAIDED IN FIRE is the stirring author’s search to understand the drama that unfolded between the Italian peasants and African-American infantrymen of the 366th Infantry Regiment, - attached to the celebrated "Buffalo Division, 92nd Infantry"- whose lives were lost, or changed irrevocably by a village battle in Tuscany during the Battle of Garfagnana.
Stalin: an Appraisal of the Man and His Influence
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 348,810. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2020 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
Trotsky’s Stalin is unique in Marxist literature in that it attempts to explain some of the most decisive events of the 20th century, not just in terms of epoch-making economic and social transformations, but in the individual psychology of one of the protagonists in a great historical drama.
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 166,050. Language: Spanish. Published: June 17, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Una emocionante historia basada en hechos reales sobre la memoria, el amor y la esperanza en medio del horror de Auschwitz.
Historia Criminal del Cristianismo Tomo IV
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 110,440. Language: Spanish. Published: June 11, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Medieval
Muchos textos sagrados aparecen hoy bajo nombre falso, no porque fueran redactados bajo éste sino porque más tarde se les atribuyó a sus titulares. (¡Aunque también se producía lo primero, y no pocas veces!)
Az élet fája
Price: $4.20 USD. Words: 133,430. Language: Hungarian. Published: June 7, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Theology
Úgy tűnik, itt az ideje, hogy az emberiség megvívja a harcát az igazságért és a jogaiért, hogy elsétáljon az élet fájához, és hogy felülkerekedjen a jó. Az önkény ugyanis még mindig a megtévesztésből nyeri az erejét. Ezért ha láthatóvá válnak a tettei, a hatalma is elveszik. Ennél jobb lehetőséget az emberiség nem is kaphatott volna. A döntés az önök kezében van. For only love, Lali Puna dallamára
El deber y la gloria Testamento político de John F. Kennedy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 107,540. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2020 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
Con prefacio del presidente Lyndon B. Johnson este libro se enfoca en los documentos públicos mas resaltantes de John Fitzgerald Kennedy, 35º Presidente de Estados Unidos de América, quien fue elegido a los 43 años en octubre de 1960 y se constituyó en el mandatario más joven de ese país. Este es un compendio de sus mejores discursos.
There Is No Difference: An Argument for the Abolition of the Indian Reserve System and Special Race-based Laws and Entitlements for Canada's Indians
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 222,590. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2020 by Tellwell. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
A COMPELLING SOLUTION TO ENDING THE TRAGICALLY HIGH DEGREE OF POVERTY AND SOCIAL DYSFUNCTION AMONG CANADA'S FIRST NATIONS PEOPLES- LEGAL EQUALITY! For decades Canada's indigenous and non-indigenous elites have been mindlessly doubling down on the apartheid-like, "separate but equal", dysfunctional status quo that has so harmed the vast majority of vulnerable, marginalized and powerless
Shtigjeve Të Hershme Të Historisë
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 104,830. Language: Albanian. Published: May 21, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
“Shtigjeve të hershme të histories” është një libër me shkrime e ese historike që trajtojnë figura të tilla si Homeri, Sokrati, Neroni, Cezari, perandori i parë i Romës antike, August Oktaviani apo figura të tjera të cultures e relogjioneve siç janë figurat e Shën Palit, Shën Agustinit, Jeronimit, Flavius Jozef si dhe dy figurat e mëdha, të Jezunë dhe Profetin Muhamet.
A Boy's Civil War Story
Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 133,760. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2020 by Texianer Verlag. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » American
A penetrating pen-picture of things and places that few persons living today have experienced for themselves, and that still fewer are now capable of recollecting, Mr. Nagel's book also takes the happy reader to the Germany of student days, where as a young man the author entered the University of Berlin, which later was to confer on him the honorary degree as Doctor of Political Science.
Growing Up On A Dead End Street Was A Great Beginning
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 128,860. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2020 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Biography
This book is about the Author growing up in the 1940's, 50's and 60's in the small town of Alliance, Ohio. Alliance was written up in Ripley's Believe It Or Not "as the only city in the United States who's Main Street was Dead End at both ends." It was a time that children were growing up learning to love their families, friends, nature, religion and good moral codes and the value of hard work.
Eric Hobsbawm–Ek Vaishivik Drishta (एरिक हॉब्सबॉम —एक वैश्विक द्रष्टा)
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 146,050. Language: Hindi. Published: May 20, 2020 by ANUUGYA BOOKS. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary, Essay » Sociology
एरिक हॉब्सबॉम की इतिहास दृष्टि पर कुछ बात कही जाय उसके पूर्व हम यह देखना जरूरी समझते हैं कि 1917 के पहले तथा उसके बाद वैश्विक स्तर पर घटित हो रही घटनाओं का परिदृश्य कैसा था। एरिक का जन्म एलेक्जेंडरिया में हुआ और फिर एरिक बरास्ते जर्मनी ब्रिटेन जा पहुँचे। जीवन का एक लम्बा हिस्सा उन्होंने लन्दन में बिताया और वहीं 95 (1 अक्टूबर, 2012) वर्ष की उम्र में अपने जीवन की आखिरी साँस भी ली।
Australijskie Piekło
Price: $7.79 USD. Words: 126,520. Language: Polish. Published: May 19, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Osnuta na faktach powieść rozmachem nieustępująca „Panu i władcy: Na krańcu świata” oraz „Buntowi na Bounty”. To siermiężna rzeczywistość morskich wypraw pełna podstępów, szaleńczej odwagi, gwałtów, honoru i… miłości. Wszystko w otoczeniu wielkiej nieskrępowanej przygody: lądowych i morskich bitew, wypraw w głąb „Czarnego lądu” c
Apollo: A Decade of Achievement
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 177,630. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2020 by JS Blume Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The race for space begins on October 4, 1957 as the Soviet Union stuns the world and launches the first man made satellite – a feat until then only read about in science fiction. America is caught unprepared for 1957 and must answer this embarrassment to the world by proving its superiority; however, each time America tries to launch a satellite – let alone test a new rocket – it fails.
Roots of Indifferences
You set the price! Words: 266,240. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
Roots of Indifference is the winner of the Pinnacle Achievement Award novel in literature historical in 2014. A suspenseful, thought-provoking book is full of mystery, intrigue, based on facts. A forbidden love affair, full of calculating deception, including murder. It comes with shocking supernatural events that will keep the reader turning the pages and wanting more. The ending is shocking.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Fire Support and Field Artillery Operations Field Manual (FM 3-09) - April 2020 Edition - Target Acquisition, Combat, Counterfire, Fratricide Prevention, Airspace Control
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 118,490. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This important U.S. Army document, Fire Support and Field Artillery Operations Field Manual, has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format. This publication is the Army's capstone manual for fire support and field artillery operations. It provides principles and functions for fire support elements (FSEs) and field artillery (FA) units.