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Little Annie Oakley and Other Rugged People
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 73,850. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2018 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
From the brick-paved streets of Boston and New England, to the deserts of Arizona, to the lush forests of the Pacific Northwest, beloved author and columnist Stewart Holbrook takes his readers down uncharted paths in a series of delightful pieces. Little Annie Oakley and Other Rugged People is pure Americana that delves into the myths of motley people, and the places they made famous.
The Decline of America: 100 Years of Leadership Failures
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 96,430. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
From Woodrow Wilson to Barack Obama, Americans have little to admire in the legacies of our presidents —150,000 military lives lost, a $100 trillion debt, trillions of dollars spent on conflicts, active threats from Iran and North Korea—and what do we have to show for it all?
Unsung Pioneers - The Spirit That Made America Great
Price: $25.99 USD. Words: 79,400. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
Join the pioneers of Dakota Territory as they settle the land, turn the virgin soil, and persevere through drought, blizzards, grasshopper plagues, Indian uprisings and other catastrophes of man and nature. Discover why they come. Experience their journey as they traversed the North Atlantic's tumultuous seas. Walk hundreds of miles with them to stake a claim. Learn to trust God as they did.
Short Stories from the Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Some years ago I was privileged to be a member of a writers' group. We met each month at the library. A story we had written was to be read to the group at that time. This book is a compilation of those stories.
Sketches of a Black Cat: Story of a night flying WWII pilot and artist
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,460. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Full Color. This coming-of-age story follows the exploits of a WWII Navy seaplane pilot who flew in planes painted entirely black becoming one of the first to fly night missions. From boxes of journals, photos, and artwork we find a true story filled with colorful descriptions of exotic locations, sea rescues, and the humor that was intrinsic to a Navy squadron’s daily life in the South Pacific.
Campaña de Invasión del Teniente General don Pablo Morillo 1815-1816
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,800. Language: Spanish. Published: February 3, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Latin America studies
La reconquista española de la Capitanía General de Venezuela y el virreinato de la Nueva Granada, comandada por el general español Pablo Morillo, fue uno de los más sangrientos episodios de la guerra de la independencia de Latinoamérica, pues hizo parte del llamado régimen del terror de la corona española sobre sus antiguas colonias en ultramar.
FLC Legal - The War in Vietnam that was Never Reported
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,990. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
FLC Legal is an inside look at a side of the Vietnam war that most people would believe could not have happened, not to mention, did happen in the US Marine Corps.
Fear of the Tide: The Untold Story of a Cuban Rebel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,050. Language: American English. Published: January 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
A riveting biography about a Cuban rebel that joined covert operations, during the Cuban Revolution, attempting to stop the Castro Regime from taking over Cuba. David Fuentes Martinez reveals the corruption that swept through Cuba during this time and he captivates readers as he describes the heartbreaking story that forced his harrowing escape as he ran for his life.
Reference Volume ~ Life, Death and Artemis
You set the price! Words: 82,670. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
This is the final volume in the series Life, Death and Artemis, this volume is very much devoted to the needs of the academic. It provides all the references to the source data, including reference to the art and artefact catalogues, a list of find sites for these artefacts, ancient texts and inscriptions, and references to modern literature on the subject.
Era Spirit
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 85,580. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
This is the history of our dear Era Spirit of Liberty from Greece and Rome to now. Included is a Manifesto to Trump and Pence that could be important now.
Israel and Palestine: The Complete History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,770. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2018 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
Israel and Palestine: The Complete History seeks to explain the overall story of Israeli and Palestinian tensions and divisions in the region. It takes the reader back to the very beginning of the conflict some 4,000 years ago, then moves through the major events of the Middle Ages and 20th century, and brings us right up to the present day, documenting all the significant events.
Hotel Constellation: Notes from America's Secret War in Laos
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,200. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers, Nonfiction » History » War
Expelled from Viet Nam in 1970, college student David L. Haase stumbles upon the CIA’s secret war next door in Laos. For two years, he witnesses the unraveling tragedy, takes notes and does his best to grow up.
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 The Little French eBooks. 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.
Navigating the American West: A History
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,320. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Follow early adventurers and pioneers through three hundred years of historic exploration, discovering how they navigated the American West by foot, horse, canoe, and wagon. "Thomas A. Permar's book is truly an enthralling and educational read . . ." -- Kellen Cutsforth, Roundup Magazine.
Blue Moons and Black Markets
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,020. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
From the internationally best selling author of Red Herrings and White Elephants, Pop Goes the Weasel and What Caesar Did for my Salad. Why do people put their "skeletons in a closet," "have a hunch," "get the cold shoulder," "get dressed up to the nines," or "call a spade a spade?" These phrases are used every day, yet most people have little or no idea where most of them come from.
América una equivocación
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,280. Language: Spanish. Published: January 7, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American
Revisión crítica de los aciertos y desaciertos de los funiconarios de la corona española que desarrollaron la violenta conquista de las etnias en la actual Latinoamérica. Texto altamente recomendado para estudiantes adolescentes de secundaria y lectores interesados en llegar a los orígenes de la actual cultura latinoamericana.
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.
The German Spy and the Codebreakers - Hans Thilo Schmidt and the Allied Efforts to Break the Enigma Codes
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 56,070. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » War
The German Spy and the Codebreakers is the true story of how French Intelligence officers recruited the Nazi spy who provided the settings of the Nazi Enigma machine codes that was the 'decisive' factor in the Allies winning World War II.
The Indian River Lagoon Chronicles- A Narrative Paddle Adventure Through the History and Natural History of Florida's Indian River Lagoon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,120. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Natural history, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
On December 1, 2013, five intrepid paddlers launched their vessels at JB's Fish Camp in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. Their destination? Jupiter, Florida, 160 miles distant. During their nineteen day voyage of discovery they meet birds, snails, other paddlers, manatees, dolphins, scientists, restauranteurs, mangroves, seagrasses, the ghost of Henry Flagler, and much more.