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Course of the Corset
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » History » History of things
Corset, the very sound of the word brings thoughts of erotica. However, the corset wasn't always a taboo piece of clothing. Women have been wearing corsets since ancient times. The corset transformed a woman's shape and popular opinions of what a woman's body should look like. Just how did we go from wearing a corset to the modern day bra?
浦島伝説の謎を解く
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: Japanese. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Asian / Japanese, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
浦島伝説には不可解な謎がある。なぜ竜宮は水の中にあるのか、なぜ竜が登場しないのに竜宮なのか、なぜ玉手箱を開けると年を取るのか。これらの謎を解明しながら、個人史的にも人類史的にも忘れ去られた太古の記憶を甦らせ、さらに、なぜこの記憶が抑圧され、忘れ去られるようになったのか、個体発生的かつ系統発生的にそのフラクタルなプロセスを明らかにする。
Гремевший на весь мир Чингисхан был кыргызом
Price: Free! Words: 8,130. Language: Russian. Published: August 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Ученые единогласно утверждают, что кыргызы являются одним из древнейших тюркских народов Центральной Азии, которые еще в 840 году создали свой Великий Кыргызский Каганат. А в Средней Азии в 950-е годы к власти пришла династия Караханидов. Немного позже этих событий в начале 1200 годов на мировой исторической арене появился Чингисхан.
Ägyptische Musikinstrumente
You set the price! Words: 18,410. Language: German. Published: August 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruments - General, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Diese deutschsprachige Ausgabe präsentiert die wichtigsten ägyptischen Musikinstrumente, ihre Tonumfänge und Spieltechniken.
El Ferrocarril de Panamá y su Historia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,600. Language: Spanish. Published: August 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
El Ferrocarril de Panamá y su Historia un recuento de como se logró la construcción del primer ferrocarril construido en suelo americano. Todas las vicisitudes que atravesaron los constructores para erigir el primer ferrocarril del continente y el primero interoceánico.
Charles Lindbergh: A Short Biography - Famed Aviator and Environmentalist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,240. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Charles Lindbergh came from obscurity at only twenty-fiver years of age to become one of the most recognized men of the first half of the twentieth century. This famed aviator became a controversial figure during World War II and late in life focused his energy on conservation of the planet.
Costa Rica: Remarkable Tales from this Super Vacation Spot
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,430. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017 by James J. Brodell. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America
A.M. Costa Rica, the Central American country’s English language newspaper, celebrates its 16th anniversary with a compilation of original news reports geared to the needs of foreigners living here and those elsewhere with personal or business interests in this vacation paradise. Each seeks to tell something new or original about the vacation and retirement mecca.
Zinqamukile Izibopho
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 11,760. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
It is a drama which is about the transition from the old to the new dispensation.
Justice, Texas Style: Sam Bean
Price: Free! Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Western, Nonfiction » History » American
Justice, Texas Style in the wild days of the late 1800s and early 1900s was swift, violent and capricious. In many lawless places, the only law was that which was laid down by the most feared law-breaker. Criminals often wandered back and forth between 'lawing' and 'theiving'. Lawmen did the same. Based on real life people, this is the story of luckless Sam Bean, son of flamboyant Judge Roy Bean
Gold Country's Forgotten Places
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Researching and exploring the foothills and mountains of the Northern Sierra, looking for places that once were thriving towns during the Gold Rush, eventually dying out and vanishing, is something I thoroughly enjoy doing. This book is about some of those places, complete with GPS coordinates to help you find them.
The Consulate of Lebanon in Houston: Israeli Agents?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
I made a visit to the Consulate of Lebanon in Houston, Texas, USA. 2400 Augusta Drive. It is located in a high-rise commercial office building. I rang the door bell (unusual for a high-end office building) and was met by a short, pale-white, Jewish man in his 60's. He smirked as though he was expecting me.
Па жывых сьлядах даўно памерлых продкаў: палявыя нататкі капача
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 19,330. Language: Belarusian. Published: July 21, 2017 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Напрыканцы 90-х хлопчыка Ваню, будучага аўтара гэтай кнігі, у Полацку ведалі ўсе, хто цікавіўся гісторыяй або ўвогуле культурай роднага гораду. Яго можна было пабачыць на археалягічных раскопках, на сустрэчах з пісьменьнікамі і гісторыкамі, побач з будаўнікамі, якія рэстаўравалі карпусы Езуіцкага калегіюму. Аднак звычайна з самай раніцы, калі ня трэба было ісьці ў школу, ён вандраваў па жывых сьля
Genealogy 101: Discover Your Ancestors For Next to Nothing
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,020. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
This book is a how-to for researching genealogy with little or no cost.
An Indiana History Story a Day – August
Series: Hoosier History Stories - 2017. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,310. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2017 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » American
The thirty-one stories in the August edition include: August 05, 1816 - First State Elections August 07, 1791 - Battle of Kenapacomaqua August 16, 1862 - 72nd Indiana Infantry Regiment Mustered August 26, 1938 - Cornfield Conference Began August 31, 1949 - Final Meeting of Grand Army of the Republic Soldiers - Civil War
History of Military
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
IntroBooks delivers up to the minute information covering everything on a topic in only one hour of reading. Our books are written to give essential information in a straight-to-the-point, easy to read format. We have cut out technical jargon, waffle, and unnecessary filler to ensure you get the essential information you need to achieve your goals with confidence.
History of Communism
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
IntroBooks delivers up to the minute information covering everything on a topic in only one hour of reading. Our books are written to give essential information in a straight-to-the-point, easy to read format. We have cut out technical jargon, waffle, and unnecessary filler to ensure you get the essential information you need to achieve your goals with confidence.
Protestant Reformation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
IntroBooks delivers up to the minute information covering everything on a topic in only one hour of reading. Our books are written to give essential information in a straight-to-the-point, easy to read format. We have cut out technical jargon, waffle, and unnecessary filler to ensure you get the essential information you need to achieve your goals with confidence.
Ancient Egypt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
IntroBooks delivers up to the minute information covering everything on a topic in only one hour of reading. Our books are written to give essential information in a straight-to-the-point, easy to read format. We have cut out technical jargon, waffle, and unnecessary filler to ensure you get the essential information you need to achieve your goals with confidence.
Homo Sapiens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,210. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
IntroBooks delivers up to the minute information covering everything on a topic in only one hour of reading. Our books are written to give essential information in a straight-to-the-point, easy to read format. We have cut out technical jargon, waffle, and unnecessary filler to ensure you get the essential information you need to achieve your goals with confidence.
History of Human Rights
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
IntroBooks delivers up to the minute information covering everything on a topic in only one hour of reading. Our books are written to give essential information in a straight-to-the-point, easy to read format. We have cut out technical jargon, waffle, and unnecessary filler to ensure you get the essential information you need to achieve your goals with confidence.