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Resumed in Protest: the Human Cost of Roads
Price: Free! Words: 20,400. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning
This story is a blueprint – a written documentary and tangible map of a grassroots activist community initiative of people versus the machine. It documents the reckless and sad destruction of a community, and serves as testament to the impact of poor planning and decision making.
Four Mullans from Blossom Hill
Price: Free! Words: 32,980. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history
Samuel Hood Mullan, Rebecca (Mullan) Campbell, Jennie (Mullan) Chittick, and Crawford Mullan all grew up on a family farm in Northern Ireland. All four settled in either Queensland or New Zealand. A family gathering in Brisbane in 2001 prompted some initial research into their stories. Val Mullan and Dave Mullan have put together this account of what is known of these enterprising siblings and the
Governing Heritage Dissonance - Promises and Realities of Selected Cultural Policies
Price: Free! Words: 99,460. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017 by European Cultural Foundation. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
Drawing on illuminating case studies from South East Europe, Kisić connects heritage studies and cultural policies with issues of difference, conflict and reconciliation, prompting us to rethink how we approach the past and deal with diversities between cultures, nations and generations at a time of increasing fragmentation across Europe.
Me, Meself, and a Few Others: A Baldoyle Childhood
Price: Free! Words: 79,840. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
An autobiographical account of growing up in Baldoyle County Dublin Ireland in the 1950s.
How History Created the Bible
Price: Free! Words: 20,220. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
History has two parents: the story and the interpretation. Unfortunately, the Bible started with the interpretation and made the story fit the narrative. Supported by archaeology and non-biblical sources, in his book, ‘How History Created the Bible’, author, Antonio Sebastian, looks at the events which shaped the men, who created history and wrote the Bible.
To Be Tried By . . .
Price: Free! Words: 25,800. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
A short book, looking at the American Indian Wars era, specifically the Department (formerly Division) of the Missouri with selected examples of Courts-Martial, the timing, and some review of the daily life of a solider in the Army of that era that may have contributed to the misconduct of the accused.
Lady Science Volume II: 2015-2016
Price: Free! Words: 33,500. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays
Lady Science is an online magazine focusing on women and gender in the history and popular culture of science, technology, and medicine. Each year, our writers and editors publish 22 critical essays on these topics, which we collect into an edited volume available as a free ebook.
The Art of World Peace
Price: Free! Words: 44,210. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
.” As far back as anyone of us can tell, neither of us was born into world peace, it is safe to say we are all anti world peace, and “indigenously moonstruck.” The latest consensus estimate around 100.8 billion people had existed and die on the planet earth, give and take a few area 51 arbitrary distractions. The current global population is roughly estimate to be around 7.5 billion people.
World Cultures: Analyzing Pre-Industrial Societies In Africa, Asia, Europe, And the Americas
You set the price! Words: 64,730. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
"World Cultures" is an examination of pre-industrial human societies across the world. Designed to give readers a broad catalogue of social behavior, "World Cultures" covers: - Social norms and values - Authority and government - Gender and sexuality - Knowledge and technology - Fashion and art - Religion and spirituality
Религия Нестора Махно/ Махно без тачанки
Price: Free! Words: 21,870. Language: Russian. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » Social history
Серия очерков об известном украинском анархисте Несторе Махно, его личности и истории либертарного движения, которое он возглавил во время революции и гражданской войны 1917 - 1921 годов. Series of essays about a famous Ukrainian anarchist Nestor Makhno, his personal traits and the history of the libertarian movement he lead during the Russian Revolution and Civil War in 1917 - 1921.
The JFK Network
Price: Free! Words: 92,140. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies
The JFK Network: An introduction to his assassination and the pattern of related unexpected deaths and murders. (Now updated with book and internet references).
My Online Writings Part I
You set the price! Words: 112,350. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » History » Essays
This book contains many of my online writings. I started my online writings first on the forum pages of British website in the years 2004 - 07. Many of the writings here could be from that period. Later this site removed my writings. This writing will be interesting to people from England/Britain as it more or less predicts the predicament their nation is going into.
Revealing the Man of Sin: The Preterist View of the Second Coming
You set the price! Words: 312,210. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / New Testament, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Christianity has always been renowned for fulfillment of prophecy, in particular regarding the destruction of the temple in Jerusalem. The actual event of the temple destruction was documented by the Jewish historian Josephus and the English translator Whiston (1737) remarked, one may marvel at the "predictions of Jesus... compared with their exact completions in Josephus's history."
Archipiélago GULAG
You set the price! Words: 677,880. Language: Spanish. Published: December 12, 2016 by Aurora Ebook. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » History » Russian
En este libro no hay personajes ni hechos imaginarios. Las gentes y los lugares aparecen con sus propios nombres. Cuando se emplean iniciales, ello obedece únicamente a razones de índole personal. Y cuando falta algún nombre, se debe a un fallo de la memoria humana, aunque todo ocurrió tal como se describe aquí.
Черная книга Чеченской войны
Price: Free! Words: 39,840. Language: Russian. Published: December 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian
В книге представлен текст доклада, подготовленного для российской делегации в Парламентской Ассамблее Европы (2000 г.). Он являлся ответом на многочисленные клеветнические выпады в адрес России и ее силовых структур, ведущих в Чечне войну против вооруженных бандформирований в начале 2000-х годов.
Uncle Sam as Globocop: Immanuel Kant, Comparative War Aggression, and the Travails of America's Pax Democratica
You set the price! Words: 141,990. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Americana, Nonfiction » History » War
It is an analysis of democratic imperialism and democratic peace theory in the modern era from a Kantian perspective.
Cuba era una fiesta
Price: Free! Words: 28,780. Language: Spanish. Published: December 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
Entre los comentarios que circulan sobre Fidel, no sé de ninguno que mencione las profecías que hizo S.Juan Pablo II sobre Cuba durante su visita a la isla en enero de 1998. Además de lo que dijo oficialmente, pronunció dos oráculos que, en la nueva situación post-Fidel, tal vez se cumplan y empiece para los cubanos un nuevo amanecer. Fui uno de los 3.000 periodistas que dieron fe de aquel suceso.
E Pluribus
Price: Free! Words: 69,450. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Nonfiction » History » American
To save their lives, Akira Madison, and Ty Yates, political opposites and descendants of the famous founding fathers, must band together to unearth the true story of the US Constitution, and expose the secret society that protects it to this day.
#PS3History: The Complete History Of The PS3
Price: Free! Words: 58,820. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » History » Reference
A complete history of the PlayStation 3
The Pledge of Allegiance: A Revised History and Analysis 1892–2007
Price: Free! Words: 58,410. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2016 by Avrio Knowledge Group. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
Dr. John Baer’s scholarship on the Pledge of Allegiance is second to none. The Pledge of Allegiance was written in August 1892 by the socialist minister Francis Bellamy (1855-1931). It was originally published in The Youth's Companion on September 8, 1892. The history completed by Dr. Baer dives deep into the characters circumstances, and controversies surrounding the Pledge.