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Russia Military Strategy: Impacting 21st Century Reform and Geopolitics: Analysis of Putin, Future War, Comprehensive Survey of Weapons, Technologies, Rocket Forces, Arctic Buildup, Ukraine and Crimea
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 130,270. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » Military
In addition to incisive commentary about the geopolitical implications of Vladimir Putin and his policies, this report includes a comprehensive survey of current and planned Russian weapons and military technologies, including hypersonic rockets, nuclear torpedoes, and electronic weapons.
Historia de Colombia La Independencia y la República
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 169,110. Language: Spanish. Published: January 10, 2019 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
Interesantes puntos de vista del sacerdote jesuita colombiano Rafael M. Granados un académico e investigador de la historia patria acerca de los hechos trascendentales sucedidos en Colombia durante las conflictivas etapas políticas de la independencia y la repúbica desde 1819 en adelante. Un libro valioso para consultar y revivir la historia con ocasión del bicentenario de la independencia en 2019
Brothers in Berets: The Evolution of Air Force Special Tactics, 1953-2003 - Combat Controller Teams (CCT), Bravery in Vietnam, Iran Hostage Rescue, Grenada, Panama, Balkans, Somalia, and Afghanistan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 168,400. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This work explores the evolution and contributions of the Battlefield Airmen assigned to Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC) special tactics units over 50 years.
América en Europa
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 101,170. Language: Spanish. Published: January 1, 2019 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
Incidencia histórica, económica y geopolítica del llamado Nuevo Mundo en Europa Occidental, después de la llegada de Cristóbal Colón a América
INDIA IN BONDAGE
You set the price! Words: 159,240. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
It is the effort of a nation, once illustrious and still conscious of its inherent superiority, to rise from the dust, to stand once more upon its feet, to shake off fetters that have become unendurable. It is the endeavor of the Indian people to get for themselves again a country that in a true sense will be their own, instead of remaining -as for more than a century and a half it has been, a mer
Bienestar para todos Resurgimiento de Alemania después de la Segunda Guerra Mundial
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 108,960. Language: Spanish. Published: December 21, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World leaders
En Bienestar para todos, el economista Ludwig Erhard, presenta con lenguaje claro, sencillo y concreto una obra magistral con instrucciones puntuales dignas de imitar y aplicar en los países del tercer mundo, interesados en reconstruir sus tejidos sociales. La asombrosa recuperación de Alemania en la década 1945-1955, marcó el sendero para la asombrosa recupración de Alemania después de la guerra
Permanent Revolution in Latin America
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 199,500. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
This book presents the histories of the revolutions in Cuba, Nicaragua, and Venezuela as the latest demonstrations of the price the popular masses pay for the absence of a correct revolutionary strategy. It highlights the lessons to be learned from the recent past and argues against the failed reformist approach.
Tears Before Bedtime
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,700. Language: British English. Published: December 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
From England to the beaches of Normandy to a POW camp in Thailand, this is the true-life story of a British Royal Navy veteran of World War II. In this moving memoir, E.R. Rhodes shares his personal story of faith, love, and loss.
Genios de la Estrategia Militar Volumen VII Erwin Rommel El Zorro del Desierto
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 124,250. Language: Spanish. Published: December 6, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » War
La huella que Rommel trazó en la historia con su espada se ve realzada ahora por el vigor expresivo de su pluma. Jamás jefe militar alguno ha escrito un relato de sus campañas capaz de compararse al de Rommel en realismo, interés humano y valor documental. Ocultos en diversos lugares y recuperados posteriormente, la mayor parte de los documentos que forman sus memorias aparecen en este libro.
John Locke: Philosopher of American Liberty
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 161,720. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2018 by Nordskog Publishing Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » American
Mary-Elaine Swanson has done an invaluable service for this and subsequent generations by resurrecting awareness and presenting an accurate knowledge of John Locke and his reasoning through an uncensored view of his life, writings, and incalculable influence on America. This book will help Americans understand the importance of Locke’s thinking for American constitutionalism today.
Royal Marines Historical Time Line. Volume Two Third Edition.
Price: Free! Words: 474,670. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This book is the Third Edition of Volume One. Based on the 'Royal-Marines.net' website. Further editions will follow yearly. The aim is to try and recall every single day of the Royal Marines 354 year history. It's an ongoing project that will probably take several years to complete. I'm hoping that this second Edition will attract others to join in and send information that I can use.
Royal Marines Historical Time Line, Volume One. Third Edition.
Price: Free! Words: 368,590. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
This book is the Third Edition of Volume One. Based on the 'Royal-Marines.net' website. Further editions will follow yearly. The aim is to try and recall every single day of the Royal Marines 354 year history. It's an ongoing project that will probably take several years to complete. I'm hoping that this second Edition will attract others to join in and send information that I can use.
El Salvador 1550-1973
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 126,110. Language: Spanish. Published: November 30, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
Documentada reconstrucción histórica de la evolución geopolítica de El Salvador, con la narración concreta de hechos políticos, sociales, militares, culturales y económicos desde 1550 hasta 1973, cuya lectura facilita la comprensión de los orígenes de la violenta guerra de la nación salvadoreña contra los comunistas de la coalición guerrillera Farabundo Martí.
Oswald is Innocent
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,460. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Lee Harvey Oswald was and is innocent. He is completely and totally innocent of all crimes of which he is accused: including murdering President Kennedy, murdering Officer Tippit, and shooting at General Walker with intent to kill. If Oswald isn't the most wronged man in history, he is certainly one of the most wronged, and close to the top.
Historia de la conquista de México
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 189,240. Language: Spanish. Published: November 23, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
Europa quería saber qué pasaba en las Indias, asi fuera por afán de conocimiento. Este prurito se manifiesta en el aumento de las ediciones de libros durante el siglo XVI, en el éxito de textos sobre viajes, y en el auge de los historiadores. Se comenzó a producir la sustitución de un mundo imaginario, pleno de aventuras fantásticas, por otro mundo real e ignoto con hazañas de los conquistadores.
1861: The Civil War Awakening
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 194,750. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2018 by author370. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans, Nonfiction » History » American
A gripping and original account of how the Civil War began and a second American revolution unfolded, setting Abraham Lincoln on the path to greatness and millions of slaves on the road to freedom.
El siglo del liberalismo Evolución geopolítica mundial (1820-1918)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 150,560. Language: Spanish. Published: November 18, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » History » World
El siglo del liberalismo, titulado originalmente Warldhistoria, folskens liv och kultur , fue publicado en la década de 1940 en Noruega, luego traducido a español por Carlos Barbeito y Enrique Ortega y reimpreso en 2018 con el subtítulo Evolución Geopolítica Mundial (1820-1918), es un estudio de análisis geoestratégico, alrededor de trascendentales hechos históricos que transformaron la humanidad
Into the Labyrinth: The Making of a Modern-Day Theseus
Price: $7.60 USD. Words: 136,540. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Robotics, Nonfiction » History » Military
Into the Labyrinth: The Making of a Modern-Day Theseus provides an insider’s account of Project Spinnaker, a joint Canada–US defence project conceived in the waning days of the Cold War. Spinnaker’s secret purpose was to reassert Canada’s Arctic sovereignty by providing the capability to monitor submarine traffic in Canadian Arctic waters.
48th Highlanders of Canada 1891-1928
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 196,050. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2018 by 48th Highlanders Trusts. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » War
. The book is well written by historian Kim Beattie who served as an officer in the 15th Battalion and writes from personal experience. He brings to life the men who fought and died in a barren and tragic landscape 100 years ago and brings colour to an otherwise colourless world with his with stories of courage and sacrifice.
From Egypt to Babylon: Reimagining Exodus in the Creation of Biblical Israel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,980. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Old Testament, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
The historicity of Exodus has long been under attack, yet this story embodies the cultural memory par excellence of the people called Israel and the Jewish identity still present in modern times. This book approaches Exodus as a story developing in tandem with specific instances of identity crisis, culminating in a retrospective on those events characterised by a singular, binding literary motif.