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Mądrzy starożytni
Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: Polish. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Tekst popularyzatorski; przywołanie paru faktów, ukazujących starożytnych nie tylko jako mądrych ludzi, ale także, jak się wydaje, jako ludzi bardziej otwartych na „odbiegające od zdrowego rozsądku” koncepcje świata niż ludzie dzisiejsi.
Ciemno- czy jasno-wiecze?
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: Polish. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
Krótki tekst popularyzatorski, którego zadaniem jest podkopanie przekonania o ciemności Ciemnych Wieków.
AP United States History Key Terms Explained
Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History, Nonfiction » History » American
As most of you know, APUSH is a very intensive course filled with hours of work each week and more information to be learned than you ever thought possible. So to help out, this book contains over 100 key terms over the course of Units 1-3.
Час second-hand
Price: Free! Words: 133,850. Language: Belarusian. Published: December 7, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
“Час second-hand” — кніга пісьменніцы Святланы Алексіевіч, апошняя з серыі, прысвечанай “гісторыі вялікай і страшнай утопіі — камунізму”: Вялікая Айчынная вайна, Афганістан, Чарнобыль і, нарэшце, развал сацыялістычнай імперыі... Кніга перакладзеная на многія еўрапейскія мовы і ўжо атрымала прэстыжныя прэміі нямецкіх кнігадрукароў і французскіх медыяў.
The Lost Legacy
Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
A park ranger's son advocates restoration of the national parks to their original intention: preservation of American heritage.
Malawi Memories - 50 Years On
Price: Free! Words: 7,250. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Dennis Hawkes went to Malawi, Central Africa, as a volunteer with Voluntary Service Overseas in 1965. He stayed for eighteen months teaching engineering in the University of Malawi Polytechnic. The book has memories of that time aided by a diary and colour slides. The book was published in case it helped others looking into the history of Malawi.
Middle East Soldier. Mesopotamian Campaign. (WW1 Digital Military History Series).
Series: WW1 Digital Military History.. Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: British English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » War, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Turkey & Ottoman Empire
The Middle East conflict, which we see on the news today, is nothing new. The Allied Forces occupied the Middle East in 1919, after WW1. A Peace Keeping Force was drafted into Constantinople, Turkey, to maintain order after the turmoil of the Mesopotamian Campaign, in the dying stages of the Ottoman Empire. Ronald Crabtree, aged 18, was part of this Peace Keeping Force. This is his story.
Infamy - First Sight
Price: Free! Words: 28,320. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
She believed in love, believed it was possible, it was real. It was waiting. Across the street. A tale of hope and despair, love and promises, courage and betrayal in the time of genocide. First Sight. The first book of Infamy.
No Valley Without Shadows: MSF and the fight for affordable ARVs in South Africa
Price: Free! Words: 24,120. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / AIDS & HIV, Nonfiction » History » Africa
"No Valley Without Shadows" gives an insiders’ account of the early days of the HIV treatment movement in South Africa during the 2000s. To take its place in this battle, Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders would have to overcome internal resistance, seemingly impossible financial barriers, multiple lawsuits, and the shame and terror of the very people they were trying to help.
The Encyclopedia of the Lacharité, Lampron, and Desfossés Families in North America, Index
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
This volume contains an index of the published content of The Encyclopedia of the Lacharité, Lampron, and Desfossés Families in North America. Purchasers or prospective purchasers may want to download the Index to review the Table of Contents for each published volume of the Encyclopedia. The Index is updated each time there is a new Volume published.
London Deco: Introduction
Price: Free! Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
'London Deco: Introduction' is an essential introductory volume for the London Deco series of ebooks by Gregory Edwards. 'London Deco: Introduction' attempts to answer the questions: “Why is London not Regarded as an Art Deco City?” and, at least as far as London is concerned, “What Makes a Building Art Deco?”. It also has a directory of British Art Deco Artists and Designers.
Blue on Grey: A Memoir of St Mary’s School, Gore
Price: Free! Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
St Mary’s is a Catholic primary school in Gore, Southland, New Zealand. This year marks the 125th anniversary of its founding. I went there from 1979 to 1983, when my family left Gore for the bright lights of Sydney. This memoir of my St Mary's days is dedicated to my teacher Mrs E.O. Archer, who helped spark my interest in natural history and social science.
上下五百年 俗人侃的美国史
Price: Free! Words: 5,560. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: November 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
看得懂,记得住的美国史。讲的就是从哥伦布1492年漂洋过海来到美洲开始,到二十世纪九十年代苏联崩溃,美国一统江湖,在美国这块地盘上这五百年的逆袭,五百年的起伏。精彩不精彩,听员外俺慢慢道来。
The Rapture Was Real : And You Were Left Behind, Now What
Price: Free! Words: 99,220. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
What WAS the Rapture, Anyway? And Who Was it For? Prophetic Message to My Bride September 1, 2014 The Lord is calling His Bride, or His potential Bride to repentance. She’s not ready for the Rapture. And He is wanting to prepare her. And, as I have shared in a previous teaching, part of the reason the economy in this country is slumping and the Lord is allowing it, is to get His Bride
The Story of Bhaktha Prahlada
Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
A tale from India mythology of good over evil through love and devotion to the lord
"Edward Hickey Whelan": A Catholic Irish-American immigrant at the turn of the 19th Century
Price: Free! Words: 22,000. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The life of "Edward Hickey Whelan" -- a Catholic Irish-American immigrant at the turn of the 19th Century. From Ireland to Nebraska to San Diego, Edward directly participated in the fascinating and tumultuous Irish-Catholic and anti-immigrant politics of his day.
Essay: In the Groove of Duty
Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » History » American
Those who serve in the military grow stronger by performing "right action." Right action assures that orders are carried out with least effort and the doer gains balance of mind. Once right action is understood, the military will rise to invincibility and servicemen and -women will achieve their greatest potential.
‘ANZAC - Diary of Harold Rydon 1914-1917’
Price: Free! Words: 28,530. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
A Record of the Experiences of No. 943 Lance-Corporal H. E. Rydon of the 9th Battalion, Third Infantry Brigade, First Australian Division, A.I.F. & later as Captain of the Royal Air Force
dMAC Digest Volume 5 No 3 ~ Djakarta Journal # 1
Price: Free! Words: 10,030. Language: Australian English. Published: October 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Jakarta, Indonesia, in all its various guises - at times under the influence of Chinese, Indians, Portuguese, Dutch, British and Japanese. This is a snapshot of some the main events that led to the modern, thriving, cosmopolitan city it has become. This first edition covers the history of Djakarta, from the earliest human habitation, up to the days of the Dutch, circa 1811 CE
The Moore Family Ancestry
Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Discover their newly found untold story and how forgotten texts bring their history back to life. From this ebook learn how DNA unfolds this amazing tale and if you look in the right places, how history narrates this evidence. There is another written account of this family’s story, but it is camouflaged in smoke and myth – it will become the tales of King Arthur.