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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: $3.99 USD. 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: 423,360. 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
Journal: Passages in a Turbulent Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 142,520. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2018 by Drawbridge Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
This intimate record - written by a gifted story-teller in spurts from 1931 to 1974 - provides glimpses into pre-World War I Cambridge and Rockport, Mass., the Great Depression, a Paraguayan commune, and Boston rooming houses and slums, while conveying the writer’s day-to-day thoughts about love, poverty, child raising, joy, loneliness, and God.
Royal Marines Historical Time Line
Price: Free! Words: 183,110. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This book is a 1st Edition, based on the 'Royal-Marines.net' website. Hoping that 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 first Edition will attract others to join in and send information that I can use.
Playing the Indian Card
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 178,030. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » Native American
Everything you think you know about Canada's "First Nations" is wrong!
Los grandes Conflictos Sociales y Económicos de Nuestra Historia- Tomo II
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 164,890. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
Segunda de dos partes de la trascendental obra literaria de Indalecio Liévano Aguirre en torno al devenir histórico, político, económico, social y cultural de la Nueva Granada desde 1492 hasta 1819.
Los grandes Conflictos Sociales y Económicos de Nuestra Historia- Tomo I
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 170,700. Language: Spanish. Published: March 12, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
Primer tomo de dos, del análisis histórico, político, sociológico y etiológico de la historia de Colombia durante el lapso 1492-1819, escrito con enfoque crítico por el historiador Indalecio Liévano Aguirre. Este documento ha sido referente para la educación y firmnación académica de varias generaciones de colombianos durante diversas décadas.
Этногенез
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 125,390. Language: Russian. Published: March 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Книга статей выдающегося ученого С.В. Жарниковой посвящена исследованию культуры и этнографии индоевропейских народов. Зарождению их обрядов и традиций. Открывает тайны ведической истории.
Freemasonry through the Funnel - The Widow's Sons of Sombor 1897-2017
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 114,390. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Europe / Austria & Hungary, Nonfiction » Social Science » Freemasonry & Secret Societies
This is a book about Freemasonry, what it actually is, about its character and its world, a theory of its origin and life, about its ubiquity and mutual interweaving with the secular world. To avoid inflating the size of this work, we selected only those materials and elements that we considered informative for those who have little or no prior knowledge of the subject.
Peril and Promise: Mostly True Stories of Alaska
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,840. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This collection of 27 stories follows the history and development of Alaska, beginning with the arrival of the Russians in 1741.. There are stories of conquest and world war, of courageous pioneers and corrupt politicians. We’ll meet gold seekers and empire builders, criminals and community leaders. Some stories begin in capitals and outposts arund the world, but they end up all true Alaskan.
Memoria sobre la vida del general Simón Bolívar (II)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 133,040. Language: Spanish. Published: February 27, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Military
Segunda parte de la extraordinaria biografía del general Simón Bolívar escrita por uno de sus mas cercanos oficailes durante la guerra de independencia contra España y la primera época de la república en la Gran Colombia, Perú y Bolivia.
Древний Пелопоннес
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 111,690. Language: Russian. Published: February 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Книга представляет достопримечательности древнего Пелопоннеса, которые зачастую остаются за пределами внимания путешественников.
Striking Eight Bells: A Vietnam Memoir
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,280. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2018 by Richter Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Military
George Trowbridge recounts his journey from the Midwest to a warship in the Gulf of Tonkin during the closing months of the Vietnam War. George shares the details of the living conditions on board a naval destroyer during this era, what it was like going through basic training, and the strike attacks his ship made on enemy coastal defenses, as well as coming home at the close of the war.
Los grandes asesinatos en la historia de la humanidad
Price: $5.68 USD. Words: 103,110. Language: Spanish. Published: January 17, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Study & teaching
Rigurosa descripción cronológica y analítica de los magnicidios mas impactantes en la historia de la humanidad, desde los inicios de las civilizaciones hasta 1963 con la absurda muerte del popular presidente estadounidense John F. Kennedy.
Los Cubanos en Angola
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 147,460. Language: Spanish. Published: January 11, 2018 by thelittlefrench@zoho.com. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A través de su apasionante lectura podemos concluir que en Angola tuvimos un campo de experiencias de la guerra fría, donde se pusieron en evidencia y franco enfrentamiento la Doctrina Brezhnev, de la ocupación irreversible de avanzadas comunistas en el mundo, y la Doctrina Reagan, de que al expansionismo soviético no sólo había que detenerlo sino derrotarlo.
No Simple Passage
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,460. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » History » Social history
In 1842 the London set out from England with 258 pioneers looking for a new life in New Zealand. By imaginatively stowing away alongside her ancestor Rebecca Remington, Jenny Robin Jones has created a startling record of life on board with all its hardships. Combined with the voyage are accounts of the Wellington settlement as the pioneers will find it and the history they are caught up in.