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Coming to Las Vegas, A True Tale of Sex, Drugs & Sin City in the 70s
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 71,860. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
This memoir tells how the author arrived in Las Vegas in 1973 to join a circus, opened the new MGM Grand Hotel/Casino as a cocktail waitress and, among other adventures, experienced a city-wide Culinary Union strike. Each story told in this memoir—of the Martin Scorsese “Casino” era of Las Vegas—is true, and many of them are humorous as well as outrageous.
NSA Secrets Declassified: Pearl Harbor Revisited, West Wind Clear - Cryptology and the Winds Message Controversy, The Black Chamber, Navy Cryptology, Signal Intelligence, Linguists, Purple Machines
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 299,380. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important compilation of NSA publications and documents provides truly unique insights into the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor which led to American involvement in World War II.
Commission on the National Guard and Reserves - Transforming into a 21st Century Operational Force, Enhancing Defense Department Role, Sustainable Operational Reserve, Continuum of Service, Personnel
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 382,750. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this commission report - Transforming the National Guard and Reserves into a 21st-century Operational Force - contains six major conclusions and 95 recommendations.
Historical Overview of the Space and Missile Systems Center 1954-2003 - Ballistic Missiles and Launch Vehicles, Atlas, Thor, Titan, EELV, Minuteman, Peacekeeper, MX, Delta, Satellites, MOL, Milstar
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 54,080. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this publication provides a historical overview of the Space and Missile Systems Center and its antecedents during approximately the first 50 years of their existence.
World War II - The European Campaign: Its Origins and Conduct, D-Day Planning and Execution, Operations Cobra and Market Garden, Hurtgen Campaign, Ardennes Offensive, Ruhr or Berlin
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 296,420. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this publication by the Strategic Studies Institute offers a fresh look at the campaign in Europe.
Liberating Kuwait - U.S. Marines in the Gulf War, 1990-1991, Iraq's Saddam Hussein and the Invasion of Kuwait, Defending Saudi Arabia, Air War, Scuds, al-Khafji, Harriers Afloat, Fratricide Issues
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 125,410. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is the official USMC history of the First Gulf War, Liberating Kuwait. Every aspect of the historic conflict is covered, including the prelude to the invasion by Iraq and Saddam Hussein, defending Saudi Arabia, the Air War, and the ultimate victory.
Complete Guide to Baluchistan - Baluchi Cultural Orientation, Balochistan, Southwestern Province of Pakistan, Strategic Importance, Nationalism and Separatist Struggle, Baruchi and Brahui, Gwadar
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 252,230. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important publication presents several vital government documents and reports about Baluchistan, the southwest province of Pakistan.
The Money Dragon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,620. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In this stunning novel, Pam Chun brings to life the story of Lau Ah Leong, the Money Dragon, the legendary founder of Honolulu’s Chinatown and his 5 wives. The great-granddaughter of Ah Leong, Chun reaches deep into family history to reveal a startling tale that depicts the tumult and opportunity that occurs when the deep-rooted traditions of the Chinese people conflict with the Americans.
The Conflict of the Ages Part 1 Teacher Edition The Scientific History of Origins
Series: The Conflict of the Ages Homeschool Curriculum. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,200. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » History » World
Teacher Edition includes complete student text, review questions, vocabulary, and answer keys. The Conflict of the Ages is a Multi-Part exploration of History, Science and ancient Literature. This first installment covers the concepts of God, time, Creation, physics, cosmology, and specifics about each day of Creation.
The Conflict of the Ages Teacher III They Deliberately Forgot The Flood and the Ice Age
Series: The Conflict of the Ages Homeschool Curriculum. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,610. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
The worldwide Flood is one of the most discounted records in the Scriptures. Yet it is supported around the world by historical accounts. Take a look at feasibility studies on the safety and the stocking of the Ark. The Geologic Column ought to prove that fossils reveal the age of the earth. They show progression from simple to complex organisms over millions of years. But do they?
NSA Secrets Declassified: Speech Coding, Cipher Disk, German Cipher Machines in World War II, Women in Cryptology, Electronic Intelligence (ELINT), Missile and Space Intelligence, Secure Voice Coding
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 211,620. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important publication presents nine NSA publications with unique information about NSA history.
A Guide to the Study and Use of Military History - Great Historians, American and World Military History, World War, Museums and Collections, Academic World, Army School System, Art, Field Detachment
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 351,350. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This Guide to the Study and Use of Military History is designed to foster an appreciation of the value of military history and explain its uses and the resources available for its study.
LAS PRIMERAS CIVILIZACIONES
Price: $30.00 USD. Words: 69,070. Language: Spanish. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Cronologia año a año sobre las primeras civilizaciones de la Historia.
LA SEGUNDA GUERRA MUNDIAL- cronologia dia a dia.
Price: $35.00 USD. Words: 140,340. Language: Spanish. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » History » War
La Segunda Guerra Mundial, cronologia dia a dia, desde 1933 a 1946.
Winds of Valor
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 96,580. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015 by Running Quail Press, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Winds of Valor is the second book in historian Carol Harp Norman's "The Texas Wind" series. It is the story of James Campbell, one of the first Texas Rangers. He worked valiantly during the conflict of The War of Independence from Mexico in his mission to bring justice to Texas between 1831-1840. Here is an up close, authentic look at Texas' fight against Mexico and the battle of the Alamo.
Call Me B: A Hopeful View of History and the Revolution
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,190. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
This is not exactly a book about history, or about teaching and learning methodologies, or educational theory and practice, or museum operations, or politics or revolution or the future. It’s about all of these things, and more, because it’s a book about people.
The Footsteps of Barack Obama in A Changing America
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 84,950. Language: American English. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » American
This book about the president of the United States who is a son of a non-American father, is written from a unique perspective of a US immigrant who lived to witness the changing American society through the history of 6 most recent elections of a US president. The book dwells in fascinating detail about the importance of US role in its global leadership towards a more perfect society.
Three Rabbits Alibi
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,560. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
A True Story of Murder, Madness & the News in Colonial Melbourne. It's 1850s Australia. A double murder. A locked room. The murderer dying from a gunshot. But the reporter says the scene is near impossible. Herald reporter Edmund Finn said it was "one the most atrocious deeds which darken the pages of colonial history". Reinvestigate the case to find a far more complex story with modern resonance.
Omdat Ik Vlaming Ben
Price: $6.37 USD. Words: 53,080. Language: Dutch. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » European
Aan de hand van de levensloop van Florine De Pauw uit Kerksken (Haaltert), schetst "Omdat Ik Vlaming Ben" het gevoel van achterstelling dat na de eerste wereldoorlog leefde bij vele Vlamingen en toont het hoe dit ertoe leidde dat vooral de zwaksten, de jongeren, na de oorlog terecht stonden als collaborateurs.
The Edge of Paradise: America in Micronesia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,200. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Oceania
In 1967 the Peace Corps sent P. F. Kluge to paradise - or so the American possessions in Micronesia seemed. His assignment was as noble as it was adventurous: to help the people of those half-forgotten Pacific islands move from old to new, so that paradise would have prosperity and freedom as well as physical beauty. He immersed himself in the lives of the diverse peoples of the islands.