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Indonesia in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Javanese, Bahasa Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Jakarta, Sukarno, Bali, Nusa Tenggara, Kalimantan, Sulawesi, Papua
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 187,070. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
These unique guides produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Indonesia, with a special emphasis on geography, history, the economy, society, security and military matters, religion, traditions, urban and rural life, ethnic groups, crime, the environment, government, holidays, gender issues and much more.
A Sacred Task: Qiriazi and the Albanian National Awakening
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,930. Language: British English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » European
At the heart of Albania’s National Awakening comes the true story of Gjerasim Qiriazi. A poor carpenter’s son, his unlikely rise as scholar and reformer led him to the forefront of Albania’s rebirth, placing him at odds with potent enemies sworn to stop him by any means. Despite armed threats and a desperate kidnapping, Qiriazi’s dream would prevail, altering the course of an entire nation.
Congolese Grandpa; A Life of War, Work and Worship
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 61,420. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Congolese Grandpa; A Life of War, Work and Worship tells the story of Ukerdhogu Jalukal Evariste, known by many simply as "Grandpa". Grandpa's life is one that will fascinate your mind and capture your soul as you hear of his enduring love for his people through colonialist strife, independence, civil war, exile, poverty, and failed relationships.
India in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Gujarati, Hindi, Kashmiri, Punjabi, Telegu Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Sikh, Gandhi, Nehru, Ganges, Delhi, Mumbai, Indus
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 265,110. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
These six unique guides produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in India, with a special emphasis on geography, history, the economy, society, security and military matters, religion, traditions, urban and rural life, ethnic groups, crime, the environment, government, holidays, gender issues and much more.
Haiti in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Religion, Customs, Duvalier, Vodou (Voodoo), Aristide, Catholicism, Port-au-Prince, Windward Passage
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 153,650. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / General, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
These two unique guides produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Haiti, with a special emphasis on geography, history, the economy, society, security and military matters, religion, traditions, urban and rural life, ethnic groups, crime, the environment, government, holidays, gender issues and much more.
Djibouti in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Religion, Customs, Ali Sabieh, Dikhil, Tadjoura, Obock, French Somaliland, Ismail Omar Guelleh Era
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,490. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
This unique guide produced by the Department of Defense provides comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Djibouti, with a special emphasis on geography, history, the economy, society, security and military matters, religion, traditions, urban and rural life, ethnic groups, crime, the environment, government, holidays, gender issues and much more.
Georgia in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Religion, Customs, Urban and Rural Life, Black Sea, Sakartvelo, Caucasus, T'bilisi, Supra, Stalin
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 142,210. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
This unique guide produced by the Department of Defense provides comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Georgia, with a special emphasis on geography, history, the economy, society, security and military matters, religion, traditions, urban and rural life, ethnic groups, crime, the environment, government, holidays, gender issues and much more.
Ethiopia in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Religion, Dynasties, Folklore, Military, Relations with Neighbors, Terrorist Groups, Secessionists
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 126,460. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
This unique guide produced by the Department of Defense provides comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Ethiopia, with a special emphasis on geography, history, the economy, society, security and military matters, religion, traditions, urban and rural life, ethnic groups, crime, the environment, government, holidays, gender issues and much more.
Eritrea in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Tigrinya Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Abyssinia, al-Shabaab, Land of Punt, Asmara, Nakfa, Ethiopia, Mengistu, Derg, Jabarti, Assab
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 146,630. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
These two unique guides produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Eritrea, with a special emphasis on geography, history, the economy, society, security and military matters, religion, traditions, urban and rural life, ethnic groups, crime, the environment, government, holidays, gender issues and much more.
Egypt in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Religion, Cairo, Suez, Nasser, Sadat, Mubarak, Arab Spring, Islam, Coptic Christian, Nubians
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 149,490. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Egypt
These two unique guides produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Egypt, with a special emphasis on geography, history, the economy, society, security and military matters, religion, traditions, urban and rural life, ethnic groups, crime, the environment, government, holidays, gender issues and much more.
Czech Republic in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Religion, Prague, Praha, Brno, Communism, Velvet Revolution, Elbe River
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 155,460. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
These two unique guides produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in the Czech Republic, with a special emphasis on geography, history, the economy, society, security and military matters, religion, traditions, urban and rural life, ethnic groups, crime, the environment, government, holidays, gender issues and much more.
New Field, New Corn: Essays in Alabama Legal History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,410. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal History, Nonfiction » History » North America
NEW FIELD, NEW CORN is an anthology of research papers that explore topics from the rich legal history of Alabama and its influential legal figures. Topics include Justice Hugo Black, equity courts, the state's many constitutions, the enclosure movement, militarization of the University of Alabama, and the case of Strange v. State. Its general editor is (and introduction by) Paul M. Pruitt, Jr.
Israel in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Hebrew Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Religion, Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Zionism, Jews and Arabs, Intifada, Gaza, Palestinians
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,110. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
These two unique guides produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Israel, with a special emphasis on geography, history, the economy, society, security and military matters, religion, traditions, urban and rural life, ethnic groups, crime, the environment, government, holidays, gender issues and much more.
The Three Wars of Lt. Gen. George E. Stratemeyer: His Korean War Diary - Far East Air Forces Commander, Problems with Other Services, the Press, Contradictory and Conflicting Orders, Lack of Materiel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 363,290. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This print replica reproduction of an official Air Force book publishes the unique diary of the Korean War written by Lt. Gen. George E. Stratemeyer.
Палёты самотнага птаха
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,490. Language: Belarusian. Published: September 7, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Мінулае Беларусі — галоўная тэма прозы Уладзіміра Арлова. У яго кнігу ўвайшлі аповесць і апавяданні, прысвечаныя падзеям нашай гісторыі, пачынаючы з XII стагоддзя. Апавяданні, якія складаюць кнігу «Добры дзень, мая Шыпшына», напісаны пераважна пра сучаснікаў. Аўтар засяроджвае ўвагу на ўнутраным свеце сваіх герояў, паказвае спасціжэнне імі сапраўдных жыццёвых каштоўнасцей. Героі кнігі трапляюць у
La France vue de dessous. Tome 1
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 89,250. Language: French. Published: September 3, 2015 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Une majorité de citoyens ne s’intéressent que peu ou prou à l’Histoire de France, celle que l’on expose avec un grand H dans les musées et les bibliothèques, que l’on commente avec plus ou moins de conviction et de discernement au sein des milieux politiques.
It Happened to Us
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,690. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History
These stories are primarily about 4th Anti-Tankers and their service in WWII to defend Australia against invasion by the Japanese in Malaya and Darwin. It's for relatives and friends and other POWs who either died in captivity or who didn't talk about their experiences very much. And also for people who would like to know what life was really like in those long tedious years of war and internment.
1939 год і Беларусь: забытая вайна
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,290. Language: Belarusian. Published: September 2, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Кніга сучаснага беларускага даследчыка Анатоля Трафімчыка прысвечана найбольш супярэчлівым пытанням, звязаным з удзелам беларускага народа ў падзеях пачатку Другой сусветнай вайны.
Таямніцы полацкай гісторыі
Price: $3.39 USD. Words: 128,200. Language: Belarusian. Published: September 2, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Кніга "Таямніцы полацкай гісторыі" зрабіла пераварот у светаразуменні беларусаў. Мы сталі вывучаць сваё, а не тое, што адбывалася за тры моры ад Беларусі.
Sierra Leone: Deliver A Blow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,690. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
The Story of Operation Barras During the bloody civil war of Sierra Leone, the United Nations sent a peacekeeping force to try and stem the flow of blood from the vicious fighting between rebel factions and the civilian population. Everyone old enough to carry a gun was a target, an enemy or a potential soldier for the rebels. A particularly blood-thirst outfit, calling themselves the West Side