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Cost, Capability, and the Hunt for a Lightweight Ground Attack Aircraft: A-10 Warthog Replacement for Close Air Support (CAS), AT-6B, COIN, Counterinsurgency
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,370. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examines the costs and benefits of fielding a propeller driven lightweight ground attack aircraft to support air operations in counter insurgency and stability operations.
My 1916: What the Easter Rising Means to Me
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,390. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
A collection of personal stories of people connecting with one of the most pivotal events in Irish history - the Easter Rising of 1916.
Echoes of War Drums: The Civil War in Mountain Maryland
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,540. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » American
Though the mountains of Western Maryland were not the site of any major battles during the Civil War, the area did have its share of activity and minor skirmishes. Contains more than three dozen attention-getting stories and 50 pictures from spies to generals and battles to healing.
Les femmes et la révolution belge de 1830
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 29,400. Language: French. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century, Nonfiction » History » European
Essai historique sur la participation des femmes aux journées révolutionnaires de septembre 1830 à Bruxelles.
Nutuk - The Great Speech by Mustafa Kemal Ataturk
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 295,880. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Turkey & Ottoman Empire
Nutuk was a speech delivered by Mustafa Kemal Atatürk from 15 to 20 October 1927, at the second congress of Cumhuriyet Halk Partisi. The speech covered the events between the start of the Turkish War of Independence on May 19, 1919, and the foundation of the Republic of Turkey, in 1923.
Istoria timpurie a cafelei
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,270. Language: Romanian. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » History, Nonfiction » History » Reference
Civilizaţia umană a cunoscut trei tipuri majore de bături nealcoolice extrase din plante, de-a lungul existenţei sale: ceaiul, cacao, şi cafeaua. Sursele vegetale preferate pentru astfel de băuturi sunt frunzele şi boabele. Dintre acesteam frunzele de ceai sunt cele mai utilizate, urmate de boabele de cafea, iar pe locul trei boabele de cacao. Dar din punctul de vedere al comerţului internaţional,
The Polish Patriot
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,410. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
The war destroyed his world, interrupted his dreams and forced him to deal with new realities. His loyalty and love for the old Poland slowly began to fade when he discovered that his nationalism was based on misconceptions about his Polish “brethren.” The Nazi occupation gave his Polish neighbors a golden opportunity to get rid of the “Dirty Jews” and get their properties
The Things We Do for Money…! Everything you always wanted to know about taxis but the driver wouldn’t tell you . .
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,990. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016 by Warrior Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Public Transportation, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
The first book about the Taxi Industry, this book has something for everyone: for cabbies a common theme with which they can identify; a word about the various authorities, companies & cab owners; & heaps of interesting information with over 40 pages of their questions and answers: Can I smoke in a cab? How much does a cabbie earn? Do cabbies get solicited? Do taxis carry only people & luggage?
Μακρυγιάννης, Απομνημονεύματα
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,830. Language: Greek. Published: August 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
Ο Μακρυγιάννης αποτελεί έναν από τους μεγαλύτερους Ελληνες πεζογράφους. Τα ‘’Απομνημονεύματά του αναφέρονται στην ελληνική επανάσταση, με έμφαση στις ‘’σκοτεινές σελίδες’’ της ελληνικής ιστορίας, τον εμφύλιο και τη βαυαροκρατία.
Revisiting South Africa's Nuclear Weapons Program
Price: Free! Words: 81,520. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » History » Military
Revisiting South Africa's Nuclear Weapons Program draws on previously secret information to provide the first comprehensive, technically-oriented look at South Africa’s nuclear weapons program; how it grew, evolved, and ended. It also finds lessons for today’s nuclear proliferation cases.
Dorothea Gutzeit: Be True and Serve
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2016 by Petra Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » European
A fascinating view of the “other side” in World War II, on the domestic front. Born in Berlin, Dorothea Gutzeit (1921-2005) spent her formative years in Nazi Germany and in her war-torn city. She then forged a new life in Canada.
Bangkok People
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,020. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The profiles, mostly written for the Manager Magazine, before the 1997 Asian Economic Crisis of which the magazine ended up a victim, was from the time of Bangkok booming. Will it ever get quite up to those good-time heights again? Dig in and enjoy these vignettes of the real people who populated this wonderful city.
Romania de azi, Romania de maine
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 34,860. Language: Romanian. Published: August 6, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Cartea „România de azi, România de mâine” scoate în evidență unele aspecte criticabile din Constituția României și din unele legi, aspecte care frânează dezvoltarea României în drumul ei spre instaurarea unei Democrații adevărate și a Statului de Drept. Se fac și propuneri de îmbunătățire în acest sens.
Nutuk
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 182,060. Language: Turkish. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Ey Türk istikbalinin evlâdı! İşte, bu ahval ve şerâit içinde dahi vazifen, Türk istiklâl ve Cumhuriyetini kurtarmaktır! Muhtaç olduğun kudret, damarlarındaki asil kanda mevcuttur!
Beyond West Point
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 142,620. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Military
An intriguing, sometimes embarrassing, multi-biography that provides an insight into the life and times of Colonel Edwards Cranston Brooks, his family, friends, associates and comrades-in-arms. Brooks rose from obscurity to witness the making of history and like many West Point graduates became an active participant in the shaping of the world at the turn of the century!
New World Order 2016 Second Edition E Book
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,670. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Today, our world is being hijacked by a relatively small group of globalist elites who want us to think they are all-powerful and larger than life. In this up to date book, the author exposes the shadowy figures behind the NWO. 2016 will be a critical year. Here you will find a brief history of the NWO, its main organizations, strategies, and goals. You will never be in the dark again!
Du Yuesheng The Lord of Shanghai
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 32,790. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The Chinese secret societies were transformed into criminal organizations that would monopolize many trades. The most prestigious of them will bear the name of Green Band. And the most prestigious of the heads of the Green band will be Du Yuesheng, Du the big ears for his detractors.
Chariot of Knowledge: The Lost History of the Ancient Olympic Games
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,900. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016 by Sandra Rato. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
“Chariot of Knowledge” finally reveals the long-hidden story of the wider traditions that the Ancient Olympics were just one part of. Based on years of research into ancient sporting events and European mythology, it connects the famous games to a nigh-universal set of mystical beliefs that reach all the way back to the roots of Indo-European civilisation.
Ilusiones Áridas (Novela)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,410. Language: Spanish. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Family history
De estas historias hay muchas alrededor del mundo. Pero el drama, el dolor, el hambre y la tristeza son mucho más intensas cuando se vive una de ellas en carne propia. Escuchas la lluvia, sientes el frío y la dureza de la acera donde duermes y te preguntas por qué te pasa a ti, si tan sólo tienes once años.
Complete Guide to the Sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis (CA-35), World War II Attack by Japanese Submarine, 1945, Captain McVay and Hashimoto, Rescue Operations, Survivors, Court Martial Documents
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 79,860. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book provides a complete account of the tragic sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis near the end of World War II.