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Gilding the Coucal
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,460. 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
Playing Out in the Wireless Days
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 40,830. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2017 by Steven Kay. 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: $3.99 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: $2.99 USD. 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!
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.
Historia Secreta de la Guerra Fría
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,220. Language: Spanish. Published: October 31, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » History » Military
Al término de la Segunda Guerra Mundial, la Unión Soviética desató una oleada de presiones geopolíticas, geoestratégicas y propagandísticas de guerra sicológica activa con el fin de difundir el comunismo por todo el planeta.Al fantasma de la guerra nuclear entre las dos grandes superpotencias se sumaron las acciones de guerra política persistente de ambos bandos con el fin de bloquear al enemigo.
The Essential Lenin - How To Create And Defend The Revolution
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 132,330. Language: British English. Published: October 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Published here for the first time, on the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution, Carl Tuckwell's one-volume annotated selection from most of Lenin's books, articles and speeches will surprise most readers about just exactly what the founder and leader of Bolshevism stood for.
Canadian Bushwacker: A Lifetime in the Wilderness
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,200. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
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I was lucky to have spent my early years in the bush at a time when the old-timers were still there. There were many of them bunked up in little cabins up and down the line: old men, many crippled by accidents, arthritis or age, fellows just waiting for the end. Yet they were still strong of spirit, content and pleased to share their story. They were all men with amplified personalities, ....
A Scholar’s Guide to the Works of George Silver Part 1 of 3
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,940. Language: British English. Published: October 29, 2017 by Writer's Sanctum Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History
An explanation, and suggestions for 20 training drills, of the principles described in George Silver’s two works Paradoxes of Defence published and printed by Edward Blount 1599 and Brief Instructions [Sloane manuscript no.376] circa 1604-5 not published in Silver’s lifetime but in 1898 by Col. C.G.R. Matthey and reproduced by Sword Works in 2008.
A Journey Through Ephesus
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,850. Language: American English. Published: October 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Paul’s Letters, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
Ephesus was one of the most influential cities in the Roman Empire. It also served as a base of operations for the Apostle Paul’s ministry to Asia Minor. So when Paul wrote Ephesians, he wrote to a city that he knew would influence the entire region. The Greco-Roman culture of the city emerges when we understand Paul’s purpose and audience in this comprehensive study of the book of Ephesians.
मिस्र का ब्रह्माण्ड विज्ञान - सजीव ब्रह्माण्ड
You set the price! Words: 35,200. Language: Hindi. Published: October 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
हिन्दीभाषामेंअनुदितयहपुस्तक, ब्रह्मांड, सृष्टि, विज्ञानऔरदर्शनकीप्रकृतिकेबारेमेंहमारीआधुनिकसमझकेसाथमिस्रकीब्रह्माण्डसंबंधीअवधारणाओंकेव्यावहारिकताकाअध्ययनकरतीहै।मिस्रकाब्रह्माण्डविज्ञान, मानवीय, संबद्ध, व्यापक, सुसंगत, तार्किक, विश्लेषणात्मक, औरतर्कसंगतहै।यहपुस्तकआपकोसृजनप्रक्रियाकीमिस्रीअवधारणातथासार्वभौमिकऊर्जाआव्यूहकेबारेमेंबताएगी।इसमेंआप, अंकज्योतिष, द्वैत, त्रिमूर्तियां, आदिकेबारेमेंपढ़ेंगे;..