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Life is Like a Glass of Tea: Studies of Classic Jewish Jokes (Second Edition)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,760. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
The first book on Jewish humor in which individual jokes are singled out for comprehensive study, this classic book devotes a chapter to each of 8 major jokes, tracing its history & variants—and looking closely at the ways in which the comic behavior enacted in the punchline can be interpreted. One of the unique properties of classic Jewish jokes is openness to radically different interpretations.
Hysterically Historical: February II
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,670. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Individual historical events arranged chronologically by date for easy reference, easy research, and easy reading, then flavored with satire, puns, hyperbole, and general mockery, all in a series of 24 copyrighted (not copied) texts.
Hysterically Historical: February I
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,670. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » History » World
Short, easy-to-read descriptions of historical events with hysterical comments, organized an easy-to-find chronological order.
Hysterically Historical: January II
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,710. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Historical events presented chronologically by date for easy, daily reading (bathroom, school, etc.) salted + peppered with commentary on how ridiculous the "greats" really were.
Biography: For Liberty, A World War II Soldier's Inspiring Story of Courage, Survival and Reslience
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 87,500. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
What price did our World War II veterans pay for Liberty? “For Liberty”  is a World War II veteran’s inspiring life story of courage, sacrifice, survival and resilience   Ed was a  Jewish-American  soldier who served in the 399th Infantry Regiment of the 100th Division in Europe during World War 2.
Gradual Failure: The Air War Over North Vietnam 1965 - 1966 - War in Southeast Asia and Indochina, Flaming Dart, Rolling Thunder, Pause and Escalation, SAM Threat, Bombing Halt
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 237,620. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this U.S. Air Force (USAF) publication, previously classified, tells the story of the opening two years of the Rolling Thunder air campaign in North Vietnam.
Hysterically Historical: January I
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,930. Language: American English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
Historical events organized by date, with commentary mocking the principals involved.
The United States Air Force in Southeast Asia: The Advisory Years to 1965 - Truman, Eisenhower, Kennedy, Ranch Hand, Diem, Interdiction, Gulf of Tonkin, Johnson, Diffusion of Air Assets
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 248,950. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this U.S. Air Force (USAF) publication tells the story of the Air Force's involvement in the Vietnam region from the end of the second World War until the major infusion of American troops into Vietnam in 1965.
The 31 Initiatives: A Study in Air Force - Army Cooperation - Air Defense, Rear Area Operations, Suppression of Enemy Air Defenses, Special Forces, Joint Munitions Development, Combat Techniques
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 144,930. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this U.S. Air Force (USAF) publication examines areas of cooperation between the Army and the Air Force.
An Historical Perspective on the National Football League
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 210,800. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » History » Historiography
The National Football League (NFL) is a professional American football league consisting of 32 teams, divided equally between the National Football Conference (NFC) and the American Football Conference (AFC). The NFL is one of the four major professional sports leagues in North America, and the highest professional level of American football in the world.
Nothing But Praise: A History of the 1321st Engineer General Service Regiment - African-American Unit Deployed to Europe in World War II, Role in Allied Victory, Bagnulo, NASA Apollo Facilities
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 133,560. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Army Corps of Engineers publication chronicles the training and battlefield experiences of one unit that served in Europe during World War II.
Air Warfare and Air Base Air Defense 1914-1973 - Sweeping Study of Air Force Defenses of Air Bases Around the World, World War I and II, Blitzkrieg, Korea, Southeast Asia, Middle East, Six Day War
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 225,540. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is an Air Force study of the experiences of various nations' air forces in defending air bases against attacks from the air.
Airlift and Airborne Operations in World War II: U.S. Army Air Forces, DC-3, C-87, C-54, C-69, Helicopters, Gliders, Mediterranean, Frantic, Carpetbagger, Overlord, Market Garden, Flying the Hump
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,390. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this military publication tells the story of airlift and airborne operations by the U.S. Army Air Corps in World War II.
The American Military and the Far East: Ninth Military History Symposium - Asia and Asian Military, Objectives, Pacification, Japan Occupation, World War II, Vietnam, MacArthur, Orient Naval Strategy
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 221,670. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this military publication explores in depth America's military involvement in East and Southeast Asia.
Israel, A Nation of Warriors
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,690. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Much has been written about Jewish history, but rarely has the “fighting history” of the Jewish people been told. “Israel, A Nation of Warriors” traces the fighting heritage and history of the Hebrew warrior. It examines the modern Israeli close quarter combat system, Krav Maga, analyzes its components and attributes, and the reasons it is sought after by security forces worldwide.
The American Military on the Frontier: Proceedings of the 7th Military History Symposium, Canadian, Navy, Tradition, Political and Socializing Role, Life on the Frontier, Western Life, Army Ladies
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 172,450. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this military publication presents fascinating papers about the American military on the frontier from the Seventh Military History Symposium hosted at the Air Force Academy.
Nixon's Trident: Naval Power in Southeast Asia, 1968-1972 - Walleye TV-Guided Bomb, Naval Bombardment, A-6 Intruder, Air Operations in Laos, Mining Haiphong Harbor, Linebacker, Admiral Moorer, Tet
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 134,380. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this U.S. Navy publication is a history of the use of naval power in the Vietnam War from 1968 through 1972.
Transplanted Christianity
Price: $11.55 USD. Words: 162,020. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015 by Kereru Publishing Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / History
Transplanted Christianity is a comprehensive collection of documents detailing the history of the church in New Zealand from its beginnings in the early nineteenth century to the present day.
Navy Medicine in Vietnam: Passage to Freedom to the Fall of Saigon - Mercy Ships, Frozen Blood on Trial, Medical Battalions, Medevac, Injured Prisoners of War, Nurse's Recollections, Resuscitation
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 119,950. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this U.S. Navy publication tells the story of medicine in the Vietnam War.
Other than War: The American Military Experience and Operations in the Post-Cold War Decade, 19th and 20th Century, Central America, Panama, Caribbean, Humanitarian, Stability Operations
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 144,820. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Joint Chiefs of Staff publication examines the almost 300 US military deployments that occurred between 1989 and 2001.