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The Essential Lenin - How To Create And Defend The Revolution
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 132,330. Language: British English. Published: October 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Published here for the first time, on the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution, Carl Tuckwell's one-volume annotated selection from most of Lenin's books, articles and speeches will surprise most readers about just exactly what the founder and leader of Bolshevism stood for.
A Journey Through Ephesus
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,850. Language: American English. Published: October 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Paul’s Letters, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
Ephesus was one of the most influential cities in the Roman Empire. It also served as a base of operations for the Apostle Paul’s ministry to Asia Minor. So when Paul wrote Ephesians, he wrote to a city that he knew would influence the entire region. The Greco-Roman culture of the city emerges when we understand Paul’s purpose and audience in this comprehensive study of the book of Ephesians.
Bolívar 1783-1830
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 197,800. Language: Spanish. Published: October 26, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Una de las mejores biografías que se han escrito acerca de la vida y la obra del general Simón Bolívar, Libertador de seis repúblicas y considerado el ser humano más grande que haya nacido en el continente americano.
How Great a Crime - to Tell the Truth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,570. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century, Nonfiction » History » European
Joseph and Winifred Gales, 18th and early 19th century newspaper publishers were giants of UK and US history. 230 years on, when there is more than a hint of the rotten boroughs still hanging over British "democracy," and when the free press in the US is demonised for holding up the mirror of truth to power, they are as relevant as ever.
Mysterious Builder of Seattle Landmarks
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,970. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017 by VIE Publishing - VIE Communication. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Biography
After decades of believing her mother's tale that Danish immigrant Hans Pederson left them penniless, Paula uncovers the truth about her father's wealth and incredible contributions to Seattle, Washington. Paula discovers her mysterious father's boom to bust life in the early 1900s, as she grapples with family secrets and heartbreaking deception in this very personal memoir.
West Virginia Histories Volume 1
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,640. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2017 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
The West Virginia Histories series collects the best of those columns, divided into categories such as Animals, Crime, Civil War, Education, etc. Volume 1 presents samples from each category that will be featured in future volumes.
West Virginia Histories Volume 2
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,190. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2017 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
The State of West Virginia was born by cesarean section, its survival chances precarious, its legitimacy in question. The last slaveholding state admitted to the Union, it is the only state that owes its existence to America’s Civil War. In Virginia’s counties west of the Shenandoah Valley grievances against the Richmond government had long threatened to rend the state in two, and when Virginia de
Equatorial Guinea Political History, and Governance, the Hidden History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,670. Language: American English. Published: October 22, 2017 by Jean Marc Bertrand. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Political Dominance and Corruption. Equatorial Guinea Political History and Governance, "The Hidden History". Find out more on Equatorial Guinea in this Book, Political status, length of Corruption, and general Environment of Equatorial Guinea. In September 2014,
Seditious Things: the Songs of Joseph Mather - Sheffield's Georgian Punk Poet
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,400. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century
Mather was one of Sheffield's greats. His was the voice of the common man in the turbulent, revolutionary times of the late 18th century. His songs, composed to the rhythm of his file-cutter's hammer, were hollered out in the streets and pubs of the town on a Saturday night. This was the 18th century jukebox, karaoke and alternative comedy.
Heros of '76!
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history
The Heros of '76! is an iconoclastic look at our nations founding via obscure facts about the time and players. Including that Heros without the 'e' is perfectly acceptable spelling of the word.
Refusal to Submit: Roots of the Vietnam War and a Young Man's Draft Resistance
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 144,870. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
In Refusal to Submit, Richard Gould documents the Draft Resistance Movement explains his decision to refuse to be drafted into the U.S. army and details the events that follow—arrest, trial, and eventual imprisonment in a federal prison in Safford, Arizona. Structured as letters to his college-age children, he aims to pass the history of resistance on to the next generation of young activists.
Letters From The Border and Other Less Told Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,340. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
The Valley of River Namka Chu was indeed the ‘Valley of No Return’ for soldiers who ventured into it and perished. For those that survived, the eternal question, haunting and unanswered still lingers 40 years later: Why were we sent in? The trials, tribulations and travails of Seven Brigade Troops during Op. Leghorn.
Ships and Sealing Wax and Many Things
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 88,660. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » History » War
Roger Paine, retired Navy commander and former secretary to the trustees of the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, has authored a collection of true stories about fascinating people and places. If you have an interest in the sea,
We Fought the Road
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 67,910. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2017 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » War
We Fought the Road is the story of the building of the Alaska-Canada Highway during World War II, a task that been likened to the building of the Panama Canal. Unlike most accounts that focus on the road's military planners, We Fought the Road is boots-on-the-ground and often personal, based in part on letters from the "Three Cent Romance," discovered in the authors' family papers.
Spain: Country Study with Multidisciplinary Analysis of Political, Economic, Social, and National Security Systems and Institutions, Spanish People, Origins, Beliefs and Values
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 141,430. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » European
The books in the series deal with a particular foreign country, describing and analyzing its political, economic, social, and national security systems and institutions, and examining the interrelationships of those systems and the ways they are shaped by cultural factors.
Essential Guide to Catalan, Catalonia, and the Claim of Independence from Spain - Reports on Autonomy, Language, Culture, Economy, Regional Issues, Comprehensive Spanish History, and Barcelona
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 187,980. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Gain a better understanding of the ongoing crisis in Spain over the separatist movement for Catalonia. A controversial independence referendum in October 2017 plunged the nation into turmoil as the Catalan region threatens to tear the country apart. Several scholarly studies are included in this compendium about the issue.
A Way West, R. P. McAlister Family History and Genealogy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,880. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
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A Way West, R.P. McAlister Family History and Genealogy outlines the ancestral links to R. P. McAlister and Minnie Gay Humble McAlister. From their origins in Prussia, Switzerland and Britain to the Mayflower passage, the American Revolutionary War and the American Civil War, the families shared a direction. They were westward bound in times of upheaval, growth and change.
Colonial American History Stories –1665 - 1753
Series: Timeline of United States History. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,560. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
Colonial American History Stories - 1665 – 1753 contains almost 300 history stories presented in a timeline that begins in 1655 with the performance of the first documented play performed in British North America and ends with the switch from the Julian to the Gregorian Calendar in 1752.
Ottissippi The Truth about Great Lakes Indian History and The Gateway to the West
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 236,510. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies
The sweeping history of the Great Lakes Indians. Lower Michigan was the highly contested gateway to the West and wealth. The complex, scattered, buried, inaccessible, now accessible, in the extraordinary research, in one volume. An important contribution to education and research. Know the truth and history, of the Three Fires, Ojibwe - Chippewa, Ottawa, Pottawatomi, Huron and many more tribes.
Sounds in my Shadow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,170. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
This is a historical fiction of a young Canadian man that was left home to mind his younger brother and their small farm at age nine. It tells of the life of a young boy at the age of 11 having to work as a man. The kindness of strangers helped him to endure the loneliness of a strange world with no longer a family for comfort.