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A Last Survivor of the Orphan Trains, A Memoir
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,470. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2018 by Orphan Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Homeless at age four, he found an extraordinary path through nine decades of U.S. history.
HISTORY OF AMBAZONIA: The Chronicle of the Delayed but Inevitable Sovereign Nationhood of a Wronged and Stolen African People
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 109,410. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
HISTORY OF AMBAZONIA, subtitled: The Chronicle of the Delayed but Inevitable Sovereign Nationhood of a Wronged and Stolen African People, is a comprehensive and contextual presentation of the history of Ambazonia since its discovery in about 500 BC to June 2018. The book consists of a dedication, a table of contents, 11 main chapters and a bibliography. It took two years of research to produce it.
The Conscientious Objector's Wife
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,490. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2018 by Kate Macdonald. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Frank and Lucy Sunderland, English pacifists and fervent supporters of Labour politics and the Garden City movement, wrote to each other from November 1916 until April 1919, while Frank was in prison as a conscientious objector, and Lucy looked after their three children in Letchworth. This unique collection of letters gives rarely seen insights into daily life on the British Home Front.
Khi nhà vua đi trốn
You set the price! Words: 100,330. Language: Vietnamese. Published: June 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
Sau khi sự thành công phá ngục Bastille, chế độ quân chủ chuyên chế của Pháp bi phế bỏ. Vua Louis XVI mất quyền hành tuyệt đối khi lập pháp rơi vào tay Hội Đồng Quốc Gia., nhà vua toan tính trốn khỏi Paris tới vùng biêngiời đức đểlập kế hoạch phản cách mạng. Chuyến đi gần trót lọt, nhưng đã bị chặn lại tại Varennes,1 ngôi làng gần biên giới, khởi đầu cho thời kỳ chính trị mưu mô bạo lực đẫm máu.
Discover Your Medieval Roots
Price: Free! Words: 107,240. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Your name is your oldest possession. It belongs to you. Any new research discovered belongs to you. That’s why this eBook is available for FREE. Review the full surname list on, “About this Author” and share this link with family and friends. CAN A BOOK GO VIRAL? Let’s find out. Let’s see if we can get a million downloads from this eBook. Let the world know your amazing surname history.
Empire of Gold: Jeremiah I, Prince of Babylon
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 170,360. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
The story of the Babylonian Captivity of the Jews continues in the second book of the Empire of Gold series. The Prophet Jeremiah strives to warn the people of Judah about the coming invasion and their exile to Babylonia, but King Josiah is dead and the people trust in Egypt.
50 Battles That Changed the World
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 150,920. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2018 by Permuted. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » World
An important look at the military conflicts that most altered the course of history.
The Saguenay Sabotage: A World War II Novel
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 138,910. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
LIA GORDON IS A WAR REFUGEE living with her Canadian uncle and his wife in Arvida, an Aluminum Company of Canada town in northern Quebec. Aluminum was a strategic war material in World War II that was essential in the construction of airplanes.
A Journey of Ages
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 198,860. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
It's a story of a man who was born in the Himalayan foothills, nurtured by devoted parents and tutored by many dedicated teachers. His journey began on the Indian subcontinent, with a happy sojourn in the Netherlands, and ended on the west coast in Canada. The reader will make a leap of centuries in a lifetime: there are glimpses of people struggling to get out of poverty...
Donkeys Leading Lions: 363rd Infantry Regiment, 91st Division American Expeditionary Force, France-Belgium, 1918-1919
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 145,050. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » War
The discovery of a packet of family documents leads the author on five years of research of WWI with a trip to Luxembourg and his uncle’s battlefields and American/Allied cemeteries in France and Belgium. This factional novel summarizes the events leading to WWI, presents the emergence of military intelligence by the belligerents and the important role women played in that effort.
Patrimonio y desarrollo territorial
Price: Free! Words: 167,180. Language: Spanish. Published: May 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » South American
Patrimonio y desarrollo territorial Productos típicos alimentarios y artesanales de la Región de O’Higgins. Identidad, historia y potencial de desarrollo
The Kennedy Curse: Shattered
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,140. Language: British English. Published: May 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies
The tragic and true story of how Joe Kennedy drove his children to achieve perfection and to win at everything; at any cost. This book tells how the Kennedy family achieved wealth and power beyond belief and how they made enemies of some very dangerous people along the way, with tragic consequences for them all.
Convoy Ambush Case Studies - Volume II - Iraq and Afghanistan: Dramatic and Tragic Stories of Courage and Heroism, Lessons Learned Analysis for Logistics Truck Drivers Battling in Terrorist Kill Zones
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 161,300. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Against an enemy that used the desert and mountains to their tactical advantage, convoy tactics, techniques and procedures quickly evolved to counter the violent opposition. Each ambush recounts in vivid detail incredible acts of heroism by both military and civilian truck drivers as they struggled to survive under harrowing conditions.
Genios de la Estrategia Militar Volumen X Creadores de la Estategia Moderna (I) De Maquivaelo a Hitler
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 160,420. Language: Spanish. Published: April 27, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Essay » Political
Al estallar, la guerra, domina nuestras vidas. Como la describiera un novelista en 1861, la guerra es como una gran tempestad que llega a todos, se introduce en el órgano de la iglesia, silba de un extremo a otro de las calles, se gana dentro de nuestras estufas de chimenea, hace tañir las copas en los bares, levanta las canas en los hombres de estado, invade las aulas de los colegios....
Las violetas del paraíso, una historia montonera
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 146,880. Language: Spanish. Published: April 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » South American
La guerrilla peronista de los años setenta vista desde adentro: cómo jóvenes de clase media se integraron a la lucha armada tras la promesa de instalar el paraíso en la Tierra, iniciándose en el amor al mismo tiempo que en la guerra. Una novela histórica de ritmo vertiginoso basada en hechos reales que se convierte en un aporte esencial para la comprensión de los años de plomo en la Argentina.
La guerra de los tres años Historiografía de la Guerra de los Mil Días en Colombia (1898-1902)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,040. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
En La Guerra de los Tres Años, el autor José María Vesga y Ávila uno de los jefes de las fuerzas liberales que en 1899 se levantaron en armas contra el gobierno conservador y republicano de Manuel Sanclemente en Colombia, hace un amplio recorrido histórico por gran parte de los escenarios de horror y violencia que caracterizaron ese enfrentamiento bélico más conocido como la Guerrade los Mil Días.
American Hannibal
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 101,280. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2018 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » War
In his compelling account of the Battle of Cowpens, Jim Stempel makes the case that Morgan’s victory closely mirrors Hannibal’s extraordinary triumph at Cannae, regarded by many as one of the greatest military accomplishments of all time.
Arnhem's Kaleidoscope Children
Price: Free! Words: 140,010. Language: Australian English. Published: April 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It was hot with stillness in the late afternoon air. The billabong surface shone with unnatural stillness, Fresh tracks at water's edge told of pigs just gone. Two bubbles popped to the surface of the pool; 'decaying vegetation" I thought. I should have known it was a crocodile before too late! Landscape of Crocodile Dundee: story of a family in a remote aboriginal community in Northern Australia.
GENTE DI GALERA. La guerra nautica nel Mediterraneo tra Medioevo ed Evo Moderno.
Price: Free! Words: 423,730. Language: Italian. Published: April 6, 2018. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » History » Renaissance
L'evoluzione tecnico-tattica della guerra nautica dall'Alto Medioevo ai prodromi della Guerra dei Trent'anni desunta da cronache, documenti e trattati coevi. Trattasi di un'opera del tipo 'work in progress', cioè soggetta a frequenti aggiunte e correzioni, e quindi l'autore consiglia di riscaricarla periodicamente.
Watch My Tracer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 125,670. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
A third generation Rhodesian tells the story of his upbringing on a farm and his days learning to track and survive in the brush. Later he would use the knowledge operational conditions during the Rhodesian Civil War