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The Secret Book of the Physicians
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 39,460. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The purpose of this book is to reconstruct the unitary theory of Egyptian medicine, as suggested by the so-called “The Secret Book of Physicians”, or, as they were then known, “the practitioners of the Secret Art”.
The German Spy and the Codebreakers - Hans Thilo Schmidt and the Allied Efforts to Break the Enigma Codes
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 56,070. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » War
The German Spy and the Codebreakers is the true story of how French Intelligence officers recruited the Nazi spy who provided the settings of the Nazi Enigma machine codes that was the 'decisive' factor in the Allies winning World War II.
Indios muiscas 500 años (1492-1992)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,190. Language: Spanish. Published: January 4, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » South American, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Brillante descripción de los componentes espirituales, políticos, religiosos, sociales, económicos, militares y científicos de la etnia muisca que habitaba parte de la actual Colombia y fue arrasada por la voracidad de invasores españoles ansiosos de robar y depredar toda la riqueza material de la inofensiva agrupación indígena. Libro altamente recomendado para amantes de la historia sin tapujos.
The Indian River Lagoon Chronicles- A Narrative Paddle Adventure Through the History and Natural History of Florida's Indian River Lagoon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,040. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Natural history, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
On December 1, 2013, five intrepid paddlers launched their vessels at JB's Fish Camp in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. Their destination? Jupiter, Florida, 160 miles distant. During their nineteen day voyage of discovery they meet birds, snails, other paddlers, manatees, dolphins, scientists, restauranteurs, mangroves, seagrasses, the ghost of Henry Flagler, and much more.
Radio: One Woman's Family in War and Pieces
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,300. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2017 by Greenskills Press d/b/a/ Greenskills Associates LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage, Nonfiction » History » Social history
This eyewitness account of World War II social history, women's progress and the Golden Years of Radio is woven into one woman's humorous and poignant autobiography of her family struggles and her attempts to fulfill her creative dreams. Praised by one reviewer as "laugh-aloud funny, sometimes reminiscent of Cheaper by the Dozen."
Impunity Under Attack: The Evolution and Imperatives of the Liberian Truth Commission
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,800. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
Fascinating book on the recent history of wars and peace process in Liberia.
United States Military Transport Operations in Thailand 1966 - 1975
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,020. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
The men of the "Tiger" battalion faced hardships, disease and uncertain conditions while working 24/7/365 to insure that critical military cargo was delivered undamaged and on time to U.S. forces conducting combat missions over Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia and to units operating throughout the Kingdom of Thailand during the Vietnam War in Southeast Asia..
Western Cycles: Canada
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,590. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » North America
Canadian transformations become palpable after the Second World War. Western Cycles: Canada describes these changes, dividing several historical periods within the actions carried out during the administrations of the respective prime ministers from William Lyon Mackenzie King to Stephen Harper. It also presents graphic information related to the behavior of various economic indicators.
Walking Tour of Cheltenham, The Most Beautiful Regency Town in England
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,880. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2017 by Murni. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » History » European
It is a delightful town, full of wonderful architectural gems, all of which have interesting stories to tell. It was a fashionable place to visit in Georgian and Regency England at a time of momentous change, when foreign kings ruled the country. It was when Britain successfully fought to be the leading player on the world stage, becoming modern and global in the process.
War From War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,510. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
A happy childhood in the Paradise of the Banat. A coming of age, thrown out of the services company, to fight in the Hell of the Russian Front. Purgatory in a foreign land. For, war does not end when the immediate fighting is over and everyone still (more or less) alive has left the battle-field. A man may be brought down instantly by injuries or, just as inevitably, near the end of a long life.
Notes To Mother
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 87,990. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2017 by Rutherford Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Notes To Mother is a series of in-your-face tales from behind the scenes of recent history. Ride in a stagecoach in the driver's box; guide and take pictures of Teddy Roosevelt in the wilds of Yellowstone Park; covertly gather info on the abandoned military hardware left over in the Pacific after WW2, for MacArthur's Korean battle; speak with Dr. Porsche about starting the first US VW franchise.
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 21,940. Language: Russian. Published: December 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Книга направлена на реконструкцию исторической правды о римских императоров, представленных в сочинении Светония "Жизнь 12 цезарей" в виде коллекции клеветнических слухов
Biografía de Rafael Pombo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,730. Language: Spanish. Published: December 21, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Breve biografía del poeta Rafael Pombo, catalogado como la gloria de las letras colombianas y también conocido como el poeta de los niños. Libro de cultura general de obligatoria letcura para todos los hispanopalantes deseosos de enriquecer el culto por el idioma y el conocimiento de los grandes literatos del idioma castellano.
Historia Económica de Colombia
Price: $5.23 USD. Words: 99,030. Language: Spanish. Published: December 21, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Interesante visión de la evolución y desarrollo de los flujos económicos de Colombia, desde el momento en que se produjo la conquista por avarientos españoles hasta 1970, cuando el autor de la obra completó un extenso archivo documental analítico y publicó una obra llena de datos concretos, fechas precisas y hechos irrefutables desde la perspectiva académica y cronológica.
Σπιναλόγκα. Η αληθινή ιστορία. "Ντοκουμέντο". Το Ελληνικό Best Seller της Άννας Γιακουμάκη
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,990. Language: Greek. Published: December 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General, Nonfiction » History » European
Ένα νησί. Δύο αληθινοί ήρωες. Μια μεγάλη αγάπη. Μια αληθινή ιστορία που κόβει την ανάσα. Γιατί, η αλήθεια, το δίκαιο και η αγάπη, πάντα στο τέλος κερδίζουν...
Spinalonga. The True Story: A Historical Drama. The Greek best seller by Anna Giakoumaki.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,080. Language: American English. Published: December 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A Greek islet, two real life heroes, a true love, a breathtaking true story. Because truth & love always end in victory…
Brexit in Context
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 99,340. Language: British English. Published: December 17, 2017 by MMMporium. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » History » European
Brexit in Context is an exploration of why the UK voted in 2016 to leave the EU. This Brexit is set within the contexts of wider political events, cultural considerations, the UK’s nations, aspects of the referendum campaigns, and the history of the relationship between the UK and what became the EU since European unity movements arose in response to World War Two.
How Iowa Conquered the World: The Story of a Small Farm State's Journey to Global Dominance
Price: Free! Words: 51,120. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
Iowa is considered a backward farm state full of bumpkins who wear Carhartt jackets and do little besides give the world corn. But what if that understanding is wrong? What if Iowa has done more to influence the modern world than any other population group?
Arnhem Land's Children
Price: Free! Words: 142,530. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It was hot, sudden stillness was in the late afternoon air. The waterhole's surface shone with unnatural smoothness. Pig tracks at it's edge told of pigs just gone. Bubbles popped up, spreading ripples, fracturing tree and sky reflections; decaying vegetation, said my mind. I should have known better, I should have smelt crocodile!! What is it about the Northern Territory that fascinates us all?
Social Cultural History of Ancient India
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 25,770. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
The present Book “ Social and Cultural History of Ancient India” has been prepared for the students of graduate, Post Graduate and other Competitive Examination of History Courses Syllabus in almost all the Indian Universities. This work is also meant for the general readers who have some interest in early Indian history. The present work deals with the ancient history of India from Stone Age to S