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Gifts From a Glacier: The Quest for an American Flag and 52 Souls
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,480. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2017 by Richter Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
On November 22, 1952, 52 American soldiers departed on a C-124 Globemaster plane heading for Anchorage, Alaska. They never made it to their destination. When a rescue was deemed too expensive by the military, these men were left to the Alaskan wilderness and found their untimely demise. 60 years later, their true fate was still unknown to their loved ones and the world.
For Love of the World: A Call to Canadian Catholics
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,810. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
This volume informs the contemporary layman and laywoman of the theological developments that have occurred in Catholicism since the Second Vatican Council with specific reference to the challenges now facing the Canadian Catholic Church. Never before in history have the laity been asked to take responsibility for the quality of spiritual life of the parish.
Holy Old Mackinaw
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 78,130. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2017 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
Holy Old Mackinaw is the rough and lusty story of the American lumberjack at work and at play, from Maine to Oregon. Beloved Northwest author Stewart Holbrook captures the life and color of a vanished American scene in this complete history of logging in the Northwest.
The Early History of Sunland, CA: Volumes 1-8.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,080. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century, Nonfiction » History » American
The late 19th century witnessed a population explosion in the West. Towns popped up across the landscape; some thrived for a few years and died. Others prospered. This is the story of one town that almost didn't make it.
Tally Ho, Eagles... Book Two
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,610. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
TALLY HO, EAGLES In the Fall of 1942, the three RAF Eagle Squadrons became the 4th Fighter Group, US 8th Air Force. They had started out flying Spitfires, and eating British food … then they had to change to the big P‑47, and Spam! This is the story of that change …how they adapted to the American forces; their women, and their losses.
The Trowel and the Truth
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 37,860. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
The Trowel and the Truth serves not only as an introductory textbook on biblical archaeology, but also as a guide to Bible readers interested in the relationship between artifact and text. Excavations over the last decade have yielded an enormous amount of new information on the material culture of the land of the Bible. Includes the pre-patriarchal eras and the postbiblical Byzantine Age.
De Oude Egyptisch Cultuur Onthuld
You set the price! Words: 50,210. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Deze in het Nederlands vertaalde Editie onthult verschillende aspecten van de oude Egyptische cultuur, zoals de zeer verafgelegen antiquiteiten van Egypte; de Egyptische kenmerken en religieuze overtuigingen en praktijken; hun sociale en politieke systeem; hun kosmische tempels; de rijkdom van hun taal; hun muzikale erfgoed en uitgebreide wetenschappelijke kennis; hun geavanceerde geneeskunde; ..
Puerto Rico and Baseball: 60 Biographies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 266,480. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / General
Biographies of 60 of the best and most significant Puerto Rican baseball players from Major League Baseball, as well as early pioneers of the game, Negro Leaguers, and more, from Roberto Clemente right up through the recently inducted hall-of-famer Ivan Rodriguez. This book is a collaborative effort of dozens of members of SABR, the Society for American Baseball Research.
Strolling Down the Streets of Old Rangoon: The History and the Buildings
Price: $3.98 USD. Words: 28,570. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017 by Murni. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Strolling down the Streets of Old Rangoon: The History and the Buildings describes the colonial history of Burma under the British and the buildings built during that time, illustrated with colour photographs.
Martoni's Pilgrimage (English)
Price: $6.45 USD. Words: 33,110. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
1394AD. An ordinary man, an extraordinary journey in an age of marvels and miracles. The personal journal of a pilgrim to the Holy Land across Greece and Egypt - and back. A unique insight into the medieval mind. For actual and armchair travellers and anyone interested in the nature and history of faith
Book 4 of 4 Chapters 61-82 Insane Conspiracy Theories and Government Secretes That Actually Turned Out To Be True
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,660. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » History » Military
It’s getting harder to separate truth from fiction in the age of fake news. But sometimes the wildest conspiracies are true. Like these insane conspiracy theories that are quite real. Sometimes we all get an intensified feeling that we are living on a crazy, ugly planet, and especially on those occasions when some out-of-mind conspiracy theory turns out to be true.
La tierra de las segundas oportunidades
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,970. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2017 by Libros de Ruta Ediciones S.L.. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Fascinante libro de Tim Lewis sobre el ciclismo en Ruanda. Repasa genialmente la historia de un país que se levanta tras la guerra y en el que la bicicleta sirve para cambiar vidas. Como la de Adrien Niyonshuti, ahora corredor del Team Dimension Data. O la del inventor del mountain bike Tom Ritchey o la del primer estadounidense en disputar el Tour de Francia: Jock Boyer.
Book 3 of 4 Chapters 41-60 Insane Conspiracy Theories and Government Secretes That Actually Turned Out To Be True
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,410. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » History » History of things
t’s getting harder to separate truth from fiction in the age of fake news. But sometimes the wildest conspiracies are true. Like these insane conspiracy theories that are quite real. Sometimes we all get an intensified feeling that we are living on a crazy, ugly planet, and especially on those occasions when some out-of-mind conspiracy theory turns out to be true
Book 2 of 4 Chapters 21-40 Insane Conspiracy Theories and Government Secretes That Actually Turned Out To Be True 2017
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,200. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » History » Reference
It’s getting harder to separate truth from fiction in the age of fake news. But sometimes the wildest conspiracies are true. Like these insane conspiracy theories that are quite real. Sometimes we all get an intensified feeling that we are living on a crazy, ugly planet, and especially on those occasions when some out-of-mind conspiracy theory turns out to be true
Book 1 of 4 Chapters 1-20 Insane Conspiracy Theories and Government Secretes That Actually Turned Out To Be True 2017
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,270. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » History » Reference
It’s getting harder to separate truth from fiction in the age of fake news. But sometimes the wildest conspiracies are true. Like these insane conspiracy theories that are quite real. Sometimes we all get an intensified feeling that we are living on a crazy, ugly planet, and especially on those occasions when some out-of-mind conspiracy theory turns out to be true.
After Pearl Harbor: The Home Front At War
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,420. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » American
Many books have been written about the battles, the leaders, and the brave American service personnel who fought in the air, on land, and at sea during World War II. After Pearl Harbor: The Home Front At War focuses on the war that took place on U.S. soil. While trying to save democracy, Americans at home faced strikes, race riots, housing shortages, and the interment of their own citizens.
A Tough Apprenticeship: Sri Lanka's Military Against the Tamil Militants 1979 - 1987
Price: $29.99 USD. Words: 61,790. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
A comprehensive military analysis of 'Ealam War I.' Using a wide range of sources Wickremesekera examines the challenges faced by Sri Lanka’s military forces during the first phase of the conflict, starting with the first deployment of the army in the Jaffna peninsula to combat terrorism in 1979 to the first major military operation conducted by the Sri Lankan armed forces in May 1987.
William Owen and Elizabeth Davis from England to Massachusetts and Some of Their Descendants
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 64,340. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » History » American
Part 1. A genealogy of some of the descendants of William Owen (1611-1702) and Elizabeth Davis (1629-1702) who came from England to Massachusetts and were married in Braintree, MA, 29 JUL 1650. Their children were: Daniel Owen (b.1 AUG 1651; buried on 14 AUG 1651); Deliverance Owen (1654-1715) who married (1) John Eddy (2) John Paddock; and (3) Nathaniel Smith; Nathaniel Owen (1656-1733).
Castles of Central Germany - Pictorial Edition
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 55,990. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This work is the pictorial edition of “Castles of Central Germany”. The text body is identical to it but includes many superb photographs of the castles and in many cases of some of their owners too. Furthermore, to assure completeness of this work, the author provides numerous images of their coats of arms, floor plans of the castles and other relevant images.
Our Forgotten Cultural Values (Nigeria In Perspective).
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,880. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » History » Africa
The book is about tradition, culture and norms. These are the ways of life of a people in a particular generation. This is with regards to the type of foods they ate, social interactions among one another and the joy they derived from such socialization. It also talks about the various cultural groups and their affiliates, coupled with the extent of involvement of different age groups.