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21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Civil Affairs (CA) Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures - Field Manual 3-05.401, MCRP 3-33.1A - Humanitarian, Emergency Services (Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 185,730. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Army Field Manual establishes the tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTP) used by individuals, teams, and units of United States (U.S.) Army and United States Marine Corps (USMC) Civil Affairs (CA) forces.
The Thebes Chronicles - Two Novels in Ancient Egypt (Book 1 & 2 Bundle)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,100. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012 by TopOfBooks. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Enter a time and place in history and the ancient past - full of love, intrigue, passion, betrayal, desire, adventure and cruelty. Follow a young woman as she becomes the first female mummy maker in all of Egypt. The Thebes Chronicles bundle contains both novels: Daughter of the Nile and The Pharaoh’s Daughter.
Money for Old Rope - Part 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,470. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Money for Old Rope - Part 2 is the second ‘best of’ collection of best-selling books that reveal the origins and history of just about everything we can think of. In fact, as one wise man suggested, it is the history of everything you didn’t realise you wanted to know about, until you found out about it. A must have for dinner conversations and pub chat the world over.
Money for Old Rope
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,380. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Introduction Money for Old Rope is essentially a ‘best of’ collection of best-selling books that reveal the origins and history of just about everything we can think of. In fact, as one wise man suggested, it is the history of everything you didn’t realise you wanted to know about, until you found out about it. A must have for dinner conversations and pub chat the world over, this book of history
Jewish Humor on Your Desktop: The Complete Collection
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 138,500. Language: American English. Published: November 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Jewish Humor on Your Desktop is a series of seven interactive eBooks that bring hundreds of funny Jewish videos and anecdotes to your favorite screen -- desktop or laptop computer, Kindle, iPad, iPhone, Android phone or tablet. Each video is introduced with a short written commentary explaining its back story. This anthology includes the complete contents of all seven books in the series.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Attack Reconnaissance Helicopter Operations Field Manual 3-04.126 (Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 148,490. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this field manual (FM) 3-04.126, is intended for use by commanders, staffs, and United States military personnel expecting to operate and employ Army aviation attack reconnaissance units.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Utility and Cargo Helicopter Operations Field Manual - FM 3-04.113 / FM 1-113 - Command and Control, Sustainment (Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,680. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this FM is the Army's doctrine for how to fight and sustain assault helicopter battalions (AHBs) and general support aviation battalions (GSABs).
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Aviation Brigades Field Manual 3-04.111 - Command and Control, Missions, Operations (Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 134,710. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this field manual (FM) is intended for all aviation commanders, staffs, and any United States (U.S.) military personnel expecting to conduct operations with Army aviation units.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Intelligence Field Manual and Doctrine Publications - FM 2-0, ADP 2-0, ADRP 2-0, Full Spectrum Operations, Counterintelligence (Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 149,550. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, three Army Field Manuals and doctrine publications cover military intelligence.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Shipboard Operations (FM 1-564) - Army Aviation Unit Operations from Navy and Coast Guard Ships (Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,400. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Army Field Manual describes the tactics, techniques, and procedures for use by Army aviation units during operations from Navy and Coast Guard ships.
Shift Report
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 153,780. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Social history
How we mined a lot of coal, and how most of us lived to tell about it: a not terribly serious history of mining life in the Upper Ohio Valley.
The Truth About Slavery in the United States and Around the World
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 181,470. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Slavery
Slavery is alive and well. Yes, even today, in the 21st Century there are slaves. Not only in foreign countries, but also here in the United States. In your very own town, in your very on community.
Doctors, Disease, and Dying in the Pikes Peak Region
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Series: Regional History Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,870. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012 by Pikes Peak Library District. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Readers will learn about some of the formidable health challenges of our region, challenges often overcome by advancements in medical science; about the early development of health care as a thriving industry; and about the scientists, doctors, nurses, and other concerned professionals who have led the cause for a better quality of life in the Pikes Peak area.
Second Brigade - First Ličko Dinaric Četnik Division 1941 - 1945
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,070. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
This book was originally written in Serbian by my late father, Dušan Lukich in 1991, and describes the events that occurred in the Tromedja area of the former Yugoslavia during World War 2. This book serves as an historical document of that time and sets the record straight regarding the role of the Četniks, Ustasha, and Communists in this region of the former Yugoslavia.
Eleanor - a requiem
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 137,060. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
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Beverley, England: 1342. Fourteen years after her death, Lady Eleanor’s spirit still haunts a former Templar knight. Before the day is out, Geoffrey Jolif must lay that ghost to rest, or die in the process.
U.S. Marines in the Korean War: Authoritative Official History from the Frozen Chosin to the Armistice, Extensive Aircraft, Helicopter, and Equipment Coverage, Major League Reservists, Ted Williams
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 346,800. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The focus of the various authors who wrote these historically related works on Korea did so to remember those Marines who fought and died in what some historians sometimes characterized as the "forgotten war." Forgotten or not, the Korean conflict was without parallel in Marine Corps history.
The Book That Made America: How the Bible Formed Our Nation
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Price: $11.95 USD. Words: 103,260. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012 by Nordskog Publishing, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
All that is positive in the foundation of our country can be traced back to the Scriptures. Recently, President Obama declared that American is not a Christian nation, while Newsweek announced the demise of Christian America. This book is the answer to America's critics with the facts of history. Very readable; Fully footnoted.
Under the Influence, New Edition of the Unauthorized Story of the Anheuser-Busch Dynasty
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 174,480. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
"Under the Influence" is the compellingly readable and completely unauthorized saga of the Busch family and the Anheuser-Busch brewery it controlled for more than a century. This New York Times best seller is the first book to tell the whole story behind the All-American red, white and blue logo--an amazing tale of opportunism unbridled power, family conflict, sex scandals and violent death.
Nuclear Weapons Encyclopedia: The Effects of Nuclear Weapons (Glasstone and Dolan Reference on Atomic Explosions), Nuclear Matters Handbook (Practical Guide to American Nuclear Delivery Systems)
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 285,800. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This unique compilation of two vital national security documents provides an encyclopedic review of nuclear weapons.
The Valley Forge Encyclopedia: Comprehensive History of the Famous American Revolutionary War Winter Continental Army Encampment, Valley Forge Historical Research Report, Logistics, Cabins
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 371,750. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
Discover the fascinating stories and unique history of the Valley Forge, Pennsylvania revolutionary war camp, now preserved as the Valley Forge National Historical Park. This impressive compilation provides a stunning, richly detailed overview of all aspects of the encampment, incorporating a complete reproduction of the milestone National Park Service Valley Forge Historical Research Report.