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Dancing in the Time of War
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by White & MacLean Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Alasdair White looks at the social side of the Battle of Waterloo and tells us why there were so many expatriates in Brussels at the time, attending the numerous balls, dinners and picnics on offer to the social elite. The Duchess of Richmond’s Ball is famous the world over because this is where Wellington received confirmation that Napoleon and his army had entered the Province of Belgium.
Layers: A Desert Storm Veteran and September 11
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » Essays
On September 11, 2001, the world changed forever when four planes crashed, including one that struck the Pentagon in Washington, DC. Linda Maye Adams describes the events of the day in Washington DC from a Desert Storm veteran’s perspective. This story moves chronologically through what happened and how it impacted the people who lived in that area, capturing the emotion of an unforgettable day.
Traveling the U.S.: San Diego
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
This photo-based tour includes over 85 photos from the following San Diego locations: the San Diego Zoo, the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, Sea World, Cabrillo National Monument, Old Point Loma Lighthouse, and the USS Midway.
Traveling the U.S.: Utah
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
This photo-based tour of Utah includes over 60 pictures from the following historic locations: Salt Lake temple, Utah State Capitol, the Beehive House, the Lion House, Temple Square, several important LDS buildings, a railroad town (Echo, UT), and Park City (with the Utah Olympic Park.)
American History A Day at A Time – August
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » American
Have fun and learn history by reading a daily lesson in American colonial history each day. This is the August installment of the 2015 edition of the series American History a Day at a Time. This edition presents the history of the American colonial frontier.
Galileo Galilei – A Short Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » History » European
Galileo Galilei has been called the father of modern science, and rightly so, his discoveries confirmed that the Sun, not the Earth, was at the center of the solar system. His work on motion laid the groundwork for the science of physics. As well as an early scientist, he was also an inventor – perfecting the telescope, microscope, and the thermometer.
حياتي الدراسية
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,300. Language: Arabic. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
لماذا تبقى أفكاري حبيسة عقلي؟ سأتقاسم أفكاري مع العالم لأطلعكم على بعض تجاربي الفريدة في الحياة.
أصدقائي كنز حياتي
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,730. Language: Arabic. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
أتمنى للجميع أن يحظوا بصداقات كالتي حظيت بها، فقط هيئ نفسك لتكون أهل للصداقة ثم أعرض صداقتك... ستجدهم واحدا تلو الآخر يظهرون في حياتك، حظا موفقا،...
تجربتي الغريبة في الحب
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: Arabic. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
أرجوا أن تكون رسالة هذه القصة تصل إلى المراهقين خاصة الذين و هذا متوقع سيقيمون علاقات حب ، أدعوهم إلى التريث مع الحبيب و عدم الانجراف وراء المنطق دائما فهناك أمور خفية قد لا يراها كثيرون تكون هي السبب في نجاح أو فشل العلاقة، أرجوا أن تحصل الفائدة لكل من سيقرأ عن ن تجربتي هذه، استمتعوا بوقتكم.
Literurbano.com
Price: Free! Words: 16,630. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Este é o livro mais divertido que terá a oportunidade de ler na sua vida. Tipo... Histórias para rachar, pauladas, crónicas maradas e anedotas piradas com um style literário.
An Erk's Progress
Price: Free! Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
A collection of 1940s wartime reminiscences written by an 'erk' (an RAF officer of the lowest rank).
Atomic Bomb Saved Japan
Series: Atomic Bomb, 5. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 14,370. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Author create a new political writings form: a political affair written as a dialogue between a scholar and God, narrates Japanese army to use chemistry and biological weapon during at large-scale WWII, which caused Allies’ retaliation, demonstrates the atomic bomb saved Japan, but it caused nuclear arms and Cold War.
Constitutional Sound Bites, Volume One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » History » American
It seems like daily issues about the US Constitution are in the news. It remains as relevant as when it was adopted. Constitutional Sound Bites gives the reader information about the Constitution in a 21st Century way, to better understand our liberties, our freedoms and to judge the performance of our leaders. This book is great for citizens, parents, students and teachers.
Gunfight at the OK Corral
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,540. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Based on eyewitness accounts and reports in the two local newspapers, this is a concise and informative unbiased account of the tragic incident in 1881, which came to be known as the gunfight at the OK Corral, that ended in a deadly confrontation of firearms near the Old Kinderhook Corral in Tombstone - and the death of three men.
The Charge of the Light Brigade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
A graphic account of what is considered to be one of the bravest military actions in the history of war. During the battle of Balaclava in the Crimean War in 1854, Lord Cardigan led the ill-fated British Light Brigade of Cavalry in a forlorn charge against a vastly superior Russian army - and into the annals of military history.
Brits at the Alamo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,560. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
More than thirty British-born men gave their lives for the Texas cause during the battle of the Alamo in 1836. This is their story based on all the known eyewitness accounts.
Fiddling with Friends in the 1920s: A Chautauqua Trouper’s Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,160. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Before the Internet, TV or even the mass popularity of radio, performers boarded trains and Model T’s to tour North America, entertaining live audiences on the Chautauqua circuit. Author Ken Weyand captures the life of his mother who, as a young woman, left her small town behind for a great adventure and a chance to get a first-hand look at a changing America in the early 20th Century.
The Historical and the Folklorist Perspectives of the Literary Vampires Emerging
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Trivia, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Are vampire characters portrayed in literary works only products or pigments of imagination generated in the minds of authors and writers of such works? Or, in the alternative, have they been inspired and influenced by the folklore prevalent in various countries regarding the vampire motif? Authenticated historical facts substantiate that some of the more popular vampire protagonists depicted...
Bellum Alexandrinum - Caesars Buch in Alexandria
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,980. Language: German. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
Caesars Bellum Alexandrinum - Verfasst vom unbekannten Autoren in deutscher Sprache
Toronto Maple Leafs 1959-1960 On The Threshold of Greatness
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » History » North America
The Toronto Maple Leafs ousted the Red Wings in 1959-1960. The Detroit club with talented forwards like Gordie Howe and Alex Delvecchio was a Leafs' nemesis throughout much of the '50s after Toronto won the Stanley Cup in 1951. My ebook was researched from news clippings and Associated Press files. Readers will appreciate the history of hockey with descriptions of players and games from long ago.