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The Graves of the Golden Bear: Ancient Fortresses and Monuments of the Ohio Valley
By Rick Osmon
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,030. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
From the earliest maps of the Gulf of Mexico by the Spanish explorers to the beginning of the 20th century, claims were made that a Welsh prince named Madoc brought thousands of colonists to North America centuries before Columbus. Find out how a 18th Century map and an inscription on an ancient fortress wall will make you doubt what you learned in history class.
Freemasonry: SONS OF THE WIDOW
By TempleofMysteries.com
Price: $3.68 USD. Words: 53,210. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Sons of the Widow casts a new light on the dark mysteries of Freemasonry and reveals, for the first time, how the central motif of Freemasonic ritual is one of death and resurrection – a motif with roots in our ancient past.
Maggie: The Civil War Journals of Margaret Nichol Vaulx
By Ross Hudgins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,610. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011 by Published by Westview, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Margaret Nichol Vaulx was 17 and living in Nashville, Tennessee in 1862. Her journals vividly demonstrate her coming of age during the American Civil War. They embody the "ornament to society" she prophetically spoke of, and have been described as both national and state treasures.
Conspiracy to Rape America
By Ben Games
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,780. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
This story is a semi-biographical tale taken from the journals of 1st Lieutenant Ben R. Games, 4th Fighter Squadron, USAF, written from 1948–50 during the start of the Korean War. This war or "Police Action" was fought with the United Nations establishing the rules of engagement. These rules were designed to give advantage to the Communist Chinese soldiers who out-numbered the Americans 5-1.
The Randolph Women & Their Men
By Ruth Doumlele
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 76,490. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
A rich and vivid portrait of post-Revolution life in the South on the scale of Gone With the Wind – only this story is true. Ruth Doumlele has cleverly woven the many lives of the famous and infamous of that time into one seamless narrative. While the Randolphs hold center stage, their exploits bring them together with those influential people who determined our nation’s legacy.
Our Father's War
By Julie Thomas
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,180. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
My late Father, Hal Thomas, was a Spitfire pilot in WWII, in England and the Middle East. He was called up in 1939, trained in New Zealand, sailed for England in 1940 and learned to fly a Spitfire. He served for four years and as he grew up, he wrote letters home. After the war he wrote some more, chilling and descriptive words. These are them.
20th Century Spy in the Sky Satellites: Secrets of the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) Volume 1 - Gambit Photoreconnaissance Satellite 1963-1984
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,390. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Part of our comprehensive series on the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) and its "spy satellite" network, this volume covers the Gambit photoreconnaissance satellite flown between 1963 and 1984. The previously classified documents in this collection, converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, were released by the NRO in September 2011 as part of its 50th anniversary.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Surprise Marine Corps Field Manual, War Strategy and Surprise in Military History - FMFRP 12-1 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,630. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Surprise Marine Corps Field Manual, War Strategy and Surprise in Military History(FMFRP 12-1) complements existing training manuals on deception and provides new perspectives on well-known examples of deception operations and surprises.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Problems in Desert Warfare and Troop Construction in the Middle East Marine Corps Field Manuals (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,490. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Part of our value-added professional format series, this ebook includes the Problems in Desert Warfare and Troop Construction in the Middle East Marine Corps Field Manuals.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Afoot in the Desert, Desert Survival, Deserts of the World Marine Corps Field Manual - FMFRP 0-53 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,190. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Afoot in the Desert, Desert Survival, Deserts of the World Marine Corps Field Manual (FMFRP 0-53) provides information about individual survival in desert theaters of operation.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Marine Combat Water Survival, Water Rescues, Drowning Marine Corps Field Manual - FMFRP 0-13 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,400. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Marine Combat Water Survival, Water Rescues, Drowning Marine Corps Field Manual provides techniques, procedures, and training standards for Marine water survival. This publication addresses a Marine's ability to cross water obstacles and perform water rescues.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Marine Troop Leader's Guide Marine Corps Field Manual - FMFRP 0-6 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,520. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Marine Troop Leader's Guide (FMFRP 0-6) provides a checklist of basic duties for the troop leader at the platoon, section, squad, and fire team levels in combat operations.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Tactical Fundamentals of Helicopterborne Operations and MAGTF Explosive Ordnance Disposal Marine Corps Field Manuals (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,850. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, this ebook contains two Marine Corps Field Manuals: Tactical Fundamentals of Helicopterborne Operations and MAGTF Explosive Ordnance Disposal.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Marine Rifle Squad Marine Corps Field Manual - FMFM 6-5 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,690. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Marine Rifle Squad Marine Corps Field Manual (FMFM 6-5) provides basic guidance to enable the rifle platoon squad leader to fight and lead his squad in combat.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Marine Rifle Company/Platoon Marine Corps Field Manual - FMFM 6-4 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 163,950. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, Marine Rifle Company/Platoon Marine Corps Field Manual (FMFM 6-4) sets forth doctrine, tactics, and techniques for operations and training conducted by Marine rifle companies and platoons.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Marine Division Expeditionary Ground Combat Marine Corps Field Manual - FMFM 6-1 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,650. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Marine Division Expeditionary Ground Combat Marine Corps Field Manual (FMFM 6-1) describes the Marine division, a multirole, expeditionary ground combat force.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Ground Combat Operations Marine Corps Field Manual (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,180. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Ground Combat Operations Marine Corps Field Manual (FMFM 6) provides the doctrinal basis for the planning and execution of ground combat operations for ground forces within the Marine air-ground task force (MAGTF).
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Ministry in Combat Marine Corps Field Manual (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,780. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Ministry in Combat Marine Corps Field Manual (FMFM 3-61) sets forth the doctrine, procedures, and policies that provide a comprehensive program of religious ministry integrating the roles of the chaplain and his assistant in combat.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Antiarmor Operations Marine Corps Field Manual (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,120. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Antiarmor Operations Marine Corps Field Manual sets forth the doctrine, tactics, techniques, and procedures to be employed by a MAGTF commander and subordinate commanders in defensive operations against a mechanized force.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Maritime Prepositioning Force Operations Marine Corps Field Manual (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,780. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Maritime Prepositioning Force Operations Marine Corps Field Manual provides Navy and Marine Corps operational forces with information essential to planning and execution of MPF operations.