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Aviation Legends of the Battle Born State
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 33,300. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The Nevada Aerospace Hall of Fame recognizing the men, women, and organizations who pioneered aerospace and aviation in the Battle Born State of Nevada. Becoming the West Coast line of Defense during World War II, Nevada has produced the most astronauts of any state, the NERVA nuclear rocket engine, and the classified science and technology developed in obscurity at venues such as Area 51 & TTR.
La sombra del Führer
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 98,480. Language: Spanish. Published: August 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
¿Y si Hitler no se hubiese suicidado en el búnker de la Cancillería de Berlín? Esta novela aporta datos y argumentos que cuestionan la versión oficial sobre la muerte del líder nazi, sirviendo de excusa para una frenética trama en la que un periodista, una profesora y un alto cargo del Vaticano investigan la verdad tras la muerte en extrañas circunstancias de un amigo.
Understanding Ancient Thought
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,070. Language: British English. Published: August 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
There are many puzzling things about the peoples of the ancient world. Why did they practice the sacrifice of animals? Why did they think they could understand the future by examining the entrails and the liver of a ram? What was the logic beneath the practice of magic? This collection of essays attempts, as far as possible, to understand the ancient world within its original context.
2017 USS Fitzgerald Accident: Navy Preliminary Inquiry and Line of Duty Determination Report Regarding Injuries and Deaths of Seven Sailors in June 2017 Collision with Container Ship ACX Crystal
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,720. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
This is a complete reproduction of the official Navy report issued in August 2017 about its line of duty investigation of the USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) collision off the coast of Japan June 17. This report specifically reviews the crew's damage control activities.
An Indiana History Story a Day – September
Series: Hoosier History Stories - 2017. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,210. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2017 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
The thirty-one stories in the September edition include: September 01, 1805 - Deputy Surveyor Ebenezer Buckingham Established Pivot Point September 03, 1812 - Pigeon Roost Massacre September 08, 1811 - Yellow Jackets Begin March to Vincennes September 14, 1862 - Nine Indiana Regiments Fight at the Battle of Munfordville September 24, 1861 - 30th Indiana Infantry Mustered
Political Stability & Sustainability as Key Success Factors in Developing Malaysia: Perdana Discourse Series 4
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,940. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
This monograph features the keynote address of the 4th Prime Minister of Malaysia, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, on how multi-racial Malaysia overcame ethnic differences to succeed as a modern nation, principally through political cooperation and social accommodation. This monograph is a useful introduction to Malaysia's policies on race relations, with historical references to provide context.
The Vampire in Europe: A Critical Edition
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 172,990. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2017 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
The Vampire in Europe deals with the subject of vampirism from a historical point of view and presents the evidence which gave rise its growth and dissemination in many lands. Included in this critical edition are the authoritative text, rare contextual and source materials, illustrations, criticism, contemporary reviews, and Greek and Latin translations. A biographical note is also included.
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?
The Blind History Lady Presents; John Swearingen-Know Your Place Blind Boy!
Series: The Blind History Lady Presents. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,660. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Blinded at age 13, John faced a fierce battle to receive an education as a blind youth in his home community. As an adult, he met prejudice and roadblocks to enter college, graduate, find employment as a teacher and acceptance in the state of South Carolina. Because of his own experience with discrimination, John developed a strong vision of a quality education for all, no matter what.
Tuzla na razglednicama - vremeplov (Tuzla on postcards - timeline)
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 22,410. Language: Croatian. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Europe / Austria & Hungary, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Postcards
Tuzla on postcards - timeline with over 80 Tuzla postcards with short description of the main events in Tuzla history in chronological order. Very rich Tuzla history is excellent pool of research material for many professions so this book could be starting or ending point for another publications. Tuzla Bosnia Bosna i Hercegovina Europe
Porodica Božijeg Poslanika
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,480. Language: Bosnian. Published: August 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Shi'a, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Članovi Poslanikove porodice, ili Ehlul Bejt, smatraju se za savršeni uzor u životu muslimana jer su oni prenosili učenje Allahovog Poslanika, odrasli u njegovoj kući i slijedili njegove stope.
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。
La Cultura Revelada Del Antiguo Egipto
You set the price! Words: 52,170. Language: Spanish. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Este libro revela varios aspectos de la cultura del antiguo Egipto, como las antigüedades muy remotas de Egipto; las características y las creencias y prácticas religiosas egipcias; el sistema social y político; los templos cósmicos; la riqueza de la lengua; el patrimonio musical y las ciencias integradas; la medicina avanzada; la economía dinámica; los excelentes productos y manufacturados ,...
The Forgotten Princess
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,450. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » History » European
The story of Italy’s lost princess and the treasure its royal family has kept secret for decades. “The Forgotten Princess” tells of Princess Leina of Savoy, the only child of King Umberto II and Gelsomina Malatesta, who were secretly married in Italy on the 10th of February 1926.
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.
Book 2 CIA Covert Operations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,510. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Covert operation is "an operation that is so planned and executed as to conceal the identity of or permit plausible denial. CIA is the US Government agency legally allowed to carry out covert action. These special activities include covert political influence and paramilitary operations. A black op is a covert operation by a government, a government agency, or a military organization.
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.
Wild Roses and Prairie Needles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,820. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2017 by Kurt Opprecht. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
True stories of life on a Montana farm in the 1940’s. Ellen Haugen Opprecht brings warmth and drama to remarkable events that were the fabric of her world on the banks of the Milk River with a family of six plus livestock, wildlife, trucks, tractors, fires, floods and the occasional snake.