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After Pearl Harbor: The Home Front At War
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,420. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » War
Many books have been written about the battles, the leaders, and the brave American service personnel who fought in the air, on land, and at sea during World War II. After Pearl Harbor: The Home Front At War focuses on the war that took place on U.S. soil. While trying to save democracy, Americans at home faced strikes, race riots, housing shortages, and the interment of their own citizens.
A Tough Apprenticeship: Sri Lanka's Military Against the Tamil Militants 1979 - 1987
Price: $29.99 USD. Words: 61,790. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
A comprehensive military analysis of 'Ealam War I.' Using a wide range of sources Wickremesekera examines the challenges faced by Sri Lanka’s military forces during the first phase of the conflict, starting with the first deployment of the army in the Jaffna peninsula to combat terrorism in 1979 to the first major military operation conducted by the Sri Lankan armed forces in May 1987.
William Owen and Elizabeth Davis from England to Massachusetts and Some of Their Descendants
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 81,210. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » History » American
Part 1. A genealogy of some of the descendants of William Owen (1611-1702) and Elizabeth Davis (1629-1702) who came from England to Massachusetts and were married in Braintree, MA, 29 JUL 1650. Their children were: Daniel Owen (b.1 AUG 1651; buried on 14 AUG 1651); Deliverance Owen (1654-1715) who married (1) John Eddy (2) John Paddock; and (3) Nathaniel Smith; Nathaniel Owen (1656-1733).
Castles of Central Germany - Pictorial Edition
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 55,990. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This work is the pictorial edition of “Castles of Central Germany”. The text body is identical to it but includes many superb photographs of the castles and in many cases of some of their owners too. Furthermore, to assure completeness of this work, the author provides numerous images of their coats of arms, floor plans of the castles and other relevant images.
OUR FORGOTTEN CULTURAL VALUES (Nigeria In Perspective).
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,880. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » History » Africa
The book is about tradition, culture and norms. These are the ways of life of a people in a particular generation. This is with regards to the type of foods they ate, social interactions among one another and the joy they derived from such socialization. It also talks about the various cultural groups and their affiliates, coupled with the extent of involvement of different age groups.
The Indestructible Man: the True Story of World War II Hero "Captain Dixie"
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,850. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Dixie Kiefer was a true World War II hero, a sailor's skipper. But his valor when his big aircraft carrier was hit by Japanese kamikaze planes was unsurpassed, earning him the nickname "the indestructible man." He was an inspiration to his crew but also to a nation at war. But no one could have foreseen the end to "Captain Dixie's" amazing true story of bravery and leadership,
The New Babylon: Those Who Reign Supreme
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,030. Language: American English. Published: June 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Although there has been much written about the New World Order and the Rothschild Empire, this is the first book ever to document, from the beginning, the truth about this worldwide geopolitical phenomenon, explaining in the long-suppressed origins of the New World Order and the global engine of tyranny rooted in the financial empire of the Rothschild Dynasty.
Rana istorija islama, Sejid Safdar Husein
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,650. Language: Serbian. Published: June 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Osvrt na životopis Božijeg poslanika Muhammeda i četvorice kalifa koji su bili na vlasti nakon njegove smrti.
The Faithful Sextant
Price: $8.90 USD. Words: 111,520. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
A moving and sometimes chilling story of the making of childhood bonds in the 1950s, where young men lived on a dare and were restricted only by their own imaginations. This is a gripping tale of what the Vietnam War did to these boys and their families. The author was one of thousands of civilian sailors who brought the machinery to fight the war, only to learn that they were now in the war.
Adevăruri nespuse despre Nicolae Ceaușescu
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,760. Language: Romanian. Published: June 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » European
Cartea va ajuta la reliefarea unei opinii ştiinţifice, corecte din punct de vedere analitic, echilibrate, obiective, legate de istoria recentă a României.
Canada 1867 – 2017
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,450. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
Édition bilingue : français-anglais Bilingual Edition: English-French In compiling, writing, and illustrating the most important event that marked the History of Canada each year since Confederation, the author restricted his choices to history, political, economic, and cultural phenomena.
Rise of the Sadducees: Debunking the Evolutionary Perspective of World History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 168,980. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
WHAT THIS BOOK IS ABOUT: This book demonstrates that the scientific and philosophical theories supporting Western Democracies are lies. They are not just false in the sense of their lack of accuracy. They are lies in the sense of intentionally constructed fraud. The supporting evidence for the book consists of over 1,300 bibliographical references of scholarly, peer-reviewed and primary sources.
Islamic Leadership after Muhammad: The True Story of Succession to the Messenger of God (Peace Be upon Him)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,730. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History
The events surrounding the ascension of the first Caliph, the impact of tribal affiliations and religious commands on early Islamic political life, the major decisions that produced the "Sunni vs Shia" conflict as well as other related topics are all expertly presented in this unique history book by Hani al-Tarabulsi.
Colonial American History Stories - 1215 - 1664
Series: Timeline of United States History. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,890. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2017 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » American
Colonial American History Stories - 1215 – 1664 contains almost 300 history stories presented in a timeline that begins in 1215 with the signing of the Magna Carta to the printing of the first Bible in Colonial America in 1664. The historical events include both famous ones as well as many forgotten stories that the mists time have obscured.
Jefferson County, Colorado - A Unique & Eventful History - Vol.2
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 84,970. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2017 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
An amazing history of Jeffco. With 2,000 pictures, a must read for everyone living in the Denver area or interested in the history of Colorado and the West! NOTE: Because of file size constraints, Chapters 1-12 are in Volume 1. This is Volume 2 of 2.
С высоты птичьего полёта. Станислав Хабаров.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,100. Language: Russian. Published: June 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Эта книга о совместном советско-французском космическом проекте. О первом выходе француза в открытый космос и испытании французской техники, о работе интернационального коллектива специалистов.
The Archangels
Series: The CIA Area 51 Chronicles. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 105,430. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » History » War
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The combination of the shoot down of the U-2 over Russia in 1960, Russia’s moving into Cuba, and the war in Vietnam placed a heavy load on the Central Intelligence Agency to develop a replacement spy plane, unlike anything the world had ever seen before. The CIA reestablishes its station at Area 51 under the CIA’s new Directorate of Science and Technology where it develops America’s first stealth.
Minnesota Boy - A Memoir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,960. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
This started as a book about college, being different, trying to fit in, and slowly coming out, in more ways than one. It turned into a story about love and longing and finally leaving Minnesota for San Francisco. This isn't the book my mother wanted me to write. She would say she was embarrassed because it was so dirty. I would tell her she wasn't the target audience and we would both laugh.
The Rescue Man: A "Snafu Snatching" Rescue Pilot's Extraordinary Journey through World War II
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,320. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2017 by Van Rye Publishing, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
THE RESCUE MAN presents the extraordinary and unique journey of a World War II-era rescue pilot, Bud Hayes, from his childhood in Idaho through his training for and service during World War II. The rescue squadron that Bud served in saved over seven hundred downed pilots during the war. Nevertheless, history has left Bud’s incredible story, and that of his squadron, largely untold... until now.
Research Prehistory of Vietnam under Chinese Classical Astronomy and Text
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,200. Language: Vietnamese. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
This book affirms that Nan Jiao 南交 , Jiao Zhi 交阯 , Xiang Jun 象郡 , Jiu Zhen 九真, and Ri Nan 日南 are united concepts related to Chinese Classical Astronomy.