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Great Lakes: Collisions, Wrecks and Disasters: Ships 400 to 998 Feet
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,050. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
This meticulously researched book provides a fact-filled guide to shipwrecks on the Great Lakes. A former harbormaster, “Skip” Kadar became fascinated with the regional history and began researching ships that now lie on the bottom of the freshwater seas. That led to a series of factual books, with this being the first from AAeB. This well-illustrated volume lists the ships and their stories .....
The Anunnaki and Human Evolution
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,460. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
This is only the beginning of a great adventure. It opens up all the missing links in Genesis and even many other mysteries of the Bible and human history. An epic tale of gods and men unfolds, challenging every assumption we hold about our creation, our past, and our future.
Earth before the Flood - the World of Magic and Werewolves
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,410. Language: Russian. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
Who Inhabited Different Continents 20 Million Years Ago? Millions of years ago, as now, there were powerful states on Earth, in which snakes-men, people-amphibians, insects-people, black and white-skinned "gods" and "demons" close to us in appearance, lived. All of them were great magicians and werewolves
Battles of Ancient Gods
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,840. Language: Russian. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
66 million years from the heyday to the decline of mankind. Millions of years ago, when continents and oceans were located in a different way, there were long periods of peaceful and carefree life of "gods" and "demons" on Earth and destructive wars for domination over the world
Gilding the Coucal
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,810. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Military
From his parents loving arms to command of a US Navy submarine rescue ship, Lt. Commander James W. Gibson takes readers on an E-ticket ride to distant ports while rescuing hapless boaters at peril in the open ocean and eradicating starfish destroying fragile coral reefs. In Gilding the Coucal, he describes training as a US Navy Deep Diver, an Engineman, Fireman and in all stations of command.
Now's the Day and Now's the Hour
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,540. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
This is one of the best short histories of this period of Texas history I've ever seen. Peterson has incorporated the accuracy of a historian with the "tied-togetherness" of a novelist to make an easy and informative read. He broadjumps the endless minutia of the day and homes-in on the major points. He has created a real & serious snapshot of one of the major events in the forming of our nation.
Disappeared Inhabitants of the Earth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,780. Language: Russian. Published: November 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
What would the census of the population of 10 million years ago tell us? Millions of years ago, when dragons, gnomes and fairies lived on Earth, the ancestors of people waged nuclear wars and flew to other Galaxies
Colonial American History Stories - 1753 – 1763
Series: Timeline of United States History. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,450. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2017 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
Colonial American History Stories - 1753 – 1763 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.
Playing Out in the Wireless Days
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 40,830. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers, Nonfiction » History » Biography
'Playing Out in the Wireless Days' is the sequel to 'Headlong into Pennilessness,' by poet and art critic, Michael Glover. It is a fond look back, reflecting on the inevitability of change, to growing up in Sheffield in the 50s and 60s, illustrated with poems, sketches and photographs.
The Courage to Look Back: Keep On Keeping On
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 73,160. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2017 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
The Courage to Look Back is the sequel to The Boys of St. Mary's (published in 2015). Many stories in this book flow from decisions by the Catholic System and the British Government in 1952/53 to migrate young children from Orphanages and Homes to provide child labour and increase the population of Commonwealth countries. The KOKO old boys network was started in 1988 by Delvin John Flynn.
Diario de la Segunda Guerra Mundial. Volumen 2
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 257,080. Language: Spanish. Published: November 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
En esta obra de dos volúmenes contamos, día a día, los acontecimientos ocurridos durante el mayor conflicto bélico de todos los tiempos.
Diario de la Segunda Guerra Mundial. Volumen 1
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 300,200. Language: Spanish. Published: November 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
En esta obra de dos volúmenes contamos, día a día, los acontecimientos ocurridos durante el mayor conflicto bélico de todos los tiempos.
Hablan los generales
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,310. Language: Spanish. Published: November 14, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » South American, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Recopilacion de diferentes episodios de la prolongada violencia política en Colombia, relatados por distinguidos militares que particparon o dirigieron exitosas operaciones tácticas y estratégicas contra narcotraficantes y terroristas.
Captain Myles W. Keogh of "Wild" I Company Custer's 7th Cavalry
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 40,430. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Military
Myles W. Keogh was the captain of Company I U.S. Seventh Cavalry at the Battle of Little Bighorn. Heroically known for the horse he rode to his death, Myles life began in Ireland. This is the story of the man, from his birthplace in Ireland to his immigration to the United States to fight for the Union Army during the Civil War and eventually becoming a soldier of the Seventh Cavalry.
La Anexión de Cuba a los Estados Unidos: Hechos históricos que sucedieron antes de 1861
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 74,050. Language: Spanish. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba
Este libro tiene la descripción más completa y detallada de los esfuerzos para anexionar Cuba a los Estados Unidos que ocurrieron entre el principio del siglo XIX y 1861. Los cubanos y los norteamericanos, por motivos diferentes, deseaban esa unión pero España no compartía esos deseos y rechazó todas las generosas ofertas de los Estados Unidos para comprar la Isla de Cuba.
El Servicio Secreto Soviético
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,930. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Análisis descriptivo y documental del aparato combinado de espionaje, propaganda comunista, terrorismo internacional, y expansión geopolítica desarrollado por la Unión Soviética durante la guerra fría, elaborado por un distinguido agente de inteligencia del gobierno británico en 1955.
A Guide to the Notorious Bars of Alaska
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 50,780. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2017 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
New, revised second edition! This revised second edition includes five additional bars, regional maps, and more historic photos and advertisements. A Guide to the Notorious Bars of Alaska details the rich history and atmosphere of remarkable, one-of-a-kind Alaskan bars, many of which have been around since the end of Prohibition in 1933.
The Declaration Of Independence, A Short Explanation
Price: Free! Words: 35,170. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
As time goes by, languages change. Words and the way they are used change and their meanings can change. What may have sounded normal two hundred years ago could be hard to understand today. The purpose of the following is to define some of the words used in the Declaration using definitions and examples from that time period in a simple manner. Enjoy!
She Who Would Rule The World CLEOPATRA VII
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,740. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
This is the true story of the Ptolemaic dynasty, from its founder Alexander the Great, to the last queen of Egypt, Cleopatra VII. The book looks at the conquests of Alexander, the building of Alexandria, and the accomplishments of the Ptolemies. It looks at Cleoparta's life in depth,from her birth to her tragic ending.The book looks at her two great loves Caesar and Antony, their dreams, desires.
Koreni nacionalne mržnje na Balkanu
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,170. Language: Serbian. Published: November 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / Eastern
Nacionalizam i mržnja koji su se razvili među dojučerašnjim komšijama koji su živeli u bratsvu i jedinstvu imaju veoma duboke korene. Neki od njih su kulturni, neki su rezultat različitog razvoja susednih republika pod tuđim imperijama, a neki su pothranjivani u književnim delima i rodoljubivoj lirici u kojoj su komšije predstavljane kao bezdušni krvoloci.