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Tres cipreses
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 75,010. Language: Spanish. Published: April 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Tres cipreses es una novela histórica sobre la Guerra Civil Española. Pero también es una historia de humanidad, de coraje y de sacrificio. Es un homenaje al tributo que pagó una generación de españoles por conservar su libertad.
Calling Papa-Charlie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,340. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
On a day trip to the Scottish Museum of Flight in East Lothian in 2013 the author stumbled across a small yellow exhibit in hangar number two.
Joining the Great War: April 1917 - April 1918, Army Campaigns of World War I Series - Army Before the War, Leadership of General Pershing, President Wilson, Building the AEF, Logistics Problems
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,330. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
An important history installment in the U.S. Army Campaigns of World War I series, this book chronicles the first year of the American involvement in World War I. It briefly summarizes the prewar U.S. Army, the initial American reaction to the outbreak of war in Europe in 1914, and the factors that led to the U.S. declaration of war in April 1917.
Guide to American Culture
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,690. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2017 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » North America
Surrounded by an unfamiliar language, references and ideas, many students coming here to learn English along with newcomers hoping to start a new life in the United States find themselves quickly overwhelmed and bewildered. This book is their road map to an American culture that has enveloped them and has spread worldwide.
Antiterrorism - Joint Chiefs of Staff Doctrine Manual JP 3-07.2 for Planning, Executing, Assessing AT Operations, Checklists, Installation Threat Information Organization Plan, Preventive Measures
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,330. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This publication provides joint doctrine for planning, executing, and assessing joint antiterrorism operations. It has been prepared under the direction of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
Tailored Deterrence: Influencing States and Groups of Concern - Case Studies of Russia, China in the Taiwan Strait, Nuclear-armed Iran, North Korea, Triad, Hussein and Gulf War Lessons, Zero Nukes
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 174,230. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Deterrence thinking has evolved from the Cold War to the present. During the period from 1945-1991 when the United States sought to deter attacks by the U.S.S.R. and Warsaw Pact, U.S. nuclear forces were fielded primarily to prevent nuclear war or escalation of war.
Pioneers On The Ottertail
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,520. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Immigrant pioneers from Germany in the 1800's settle on Minnesota's remote frontier at Otter Falls on the edge of the vast White Pine Forest. They struggle with Indians, cold and blizzards, yet succeed in building a large family farm and run the brewery thru prohibition. After prohibition, they struggle to re-open the brewery. Wars and financing stand in their way. Will they complete the task?
2016 Perspectives on Nuclear Deterrence: USSTRATCOM Strategic Command Symposium - Enduring Value of Nuclear Weapons, Force Numbers Matter, Strong 21st Century Deterrent Need, China, Iran, North Korea
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 81,160. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Ten impressive presentations from an elite panel of speakers at the 2016 United States Strategic Command Deterrence Symposium are reproduced here, stretching critical thinking about deterrence, and offering insights on how the U.S. will remain a formidable, global power.
North Korea's Military Threat: Pyongyang's Conventional Forces, Weapons of Mass Destruction, Ballistic Missiles; Welcome Iran and North Korea to Nuclear Club: You're Targeted; Whither Unified Korea?
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,410. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
These excellent reports have been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction: North Korea's Military Threat: Pyongyang's Conventional Forces, Weapons Of Mass Destruction, and Ballistic Missiles; Welcome Iran and North Korea to the Nuclear Club: You're Targeted; Whither Unified Korea? East, West or Center?
History of Armenia
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,230. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017 by narinegevorgyan. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » History » Historiography
The book is addressed to Armenians in Diaspora and to readers living in various countries who are interested in history and culture of Armenia. The book is a brief review of the history of Armenia beginning with the formation of the Armenian nation up to our days. The book also contains maps of different phases of Armenia's history.
Deliverance Mary Fields, First African American Woman Star Route Mail Carrier in the United States: A Montana History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 199,790. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » History » American
1885. Emancipated slave, Mary Fields, rushes to the Montana wilderness, saves her friend’s life and remains, surviving inclement weather, peril and plots against her while helping Ursuline nuns and native american girls to survive. Employing strategy, grit and goodwill toward her community for thirty years, Mary Fields manifests a personal vision of rightful independence before her death in 1914.
Essential Guide to Modern North Korea: Federal Research Country Study with Comprehensive Information and Analysis - Political, Economic, Social, National Security, Nuclear Program, Cult of Kim Family
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 112,550. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this ebook reproduces the official Library of Congress Federal Research Division Country Study of North Korea.
Essential Guide to Russian Hybrid Warfare: Three Studies on Putin's Crimea Annexation, Assaults on Georgia, Ukraine and Syria, Proxy Forces and Little Green Men, NATO Strategy for Countering Threat
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 50,500. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Three excellent reports have been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction in this compilation: Russia and Hybrid Warfare: Identifying Critical Elements in Successful Applications of Hybrid Tactics * Maskirovka 2.0: Hybrid Threat, Hybrid Response * Wrestling the Bear: The Rise of Russian Hybrid Warfare
Russia's Homegrown Insurgency: Jihad in the North Caucasus - Salafi Islamist Terrorism Challenge, Caucasus Emirate (CE), Chechen Insurgency, Putin Policy, Ethnic Circassian and Akhaz fighters
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,840. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The United States has had a bitter set of experiences with insurgencies and counterinsurgency operations, but it is by no means alone in having to confront such threats and challenges. Indeed, according to Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, the greatest domestic threat to Russia's security is the ongoing insurgency in the North Caucasus.
Genios de la Estrategia Militar Volumen IV, Douglas Mc Arthur El César del Siglo XX
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 147,160. Language: Spanish. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » War
El general Douglas Mc Arthur fue denominado el César de Siglo XX. Según Richard Nixon, fue uno de los hombres más grandes de todos los tiempos. Roosevelt lo llamó la encarnación del pueblo americano, pero Harry Trumman lo destituyó del cargo de Comandante Supremo Aliado por ligereza temperamental y no porque esta decisión favoreciera los intereses estadounidenses luego de la Segunda Guerra Mundial
The Two-Headed Eagle: Faces of Russian Foreign Policy - History of Actions in the Near Abroad of Central and Eastern Europe, Stalin through the Cold War to Vladimir Putin, Restoring Regional Hegemony
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,360. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » European
The former Soviet states in Central and Eastern Europe comprise a prominent portion of the Russian Federation's "Near Abroad." During and since World War II, these countries have alternately served as an adversary avenue of approach and a security zone for the Soviet Union.
¿Fallo Salomónico? ó ¿Piratería Jurídica? Espuria Decisión de la Corte Penal Internacional de La Haya a favor de Nicaragua
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,610. Language: Spanish. Published: March 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
¿Fallo Salomónico? , ó ¿Piratería Jurídica?, analiza las accidentadas relaciones diplomáticas de la República de Colombia con los tránsfugas gobiernos nicaragüenses a partir de la independencia de las dos naciones de la Corona Española, hasta llegar al espurio fallo de la Corte Internacional de La Haya, que culminó con el abusivo despojo de más de 75.000 km2 de mar territorial colombiano
Disasters of the Pikes Peak Region
Series: Regional History Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 131,270. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2017 by Pikes Peak Library District. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
A community’s recorded collective memory is often benchmarked by frightening experiences and by the second-hand tales told, and retold, by others. More often than not, these delineations in time are disastrous events like fire, flood, or catastrophic occurrences such as drought, financial crisis, or explosion. Disasters of the Pikes Peak Region describes many such events in vivid detail.
A Toppled Labor Giant: Arthur Griffith: NSW’s Revolutionary Minister for Public Works & Education
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 90,640. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Arthur Hill Griffith had long been hailed as a giant in the Labor Party. In 1913 he was given most of the credit as Minister for Public Works for the Party’s triumphant electoral success confirming it as a credible party of government in New South Wales. To what extent was he responsible for the destruction of his hitherto brilliant career in the political life of New South Wales?
Anti-Americanism: A Perfect Addition to a Russian Authoritarian's Political Toolbox - Vladimir Putin's History from the KGB to the Presidency, Corruption and Oligarchs, NATO, How Can America Cope?
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 54,610. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
This study analyzes anti-Americanism in Russia during the era of Vladimir Putin. The objective is to evaluate Vladimir Putin's anti-Americanism and the political implications of Putinist anti-Americanism within Russia.