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La France vue de dessous. Tome 1
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 89,250. Language: French. Published: September 3, 2015 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Une majorité de citoyens ne s’intéressent que peu ou prou à l’Histoire de France, celle que l’on expose avec un grand H dans les musées et les bibliothèques, que l’on commente avec plus ou moins de conviction et de discernement au sein des milieux politiques.
Expendable
Price: Free! Words: 16,920. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Europe / Austria & Hungary
Written as a screenplay, this harrowing true-life story follows a young boy named Alfred from his quiet home in Hungary through the terrifying loss of his family to the Germans during World War II. Over a period of 15 months Alfred survives unspeakable horrors relying on his fellow inmates and his determination to survive.
Malvinas, un conflicto que no se olvida
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 13,020. Language: Spanish. Published: September 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
Conflicto de Malvinas, donde con honor y valentia se lucho por recuperar la soberanía de las Islas.
It Happened to Us
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,690. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History
These stories are primarily about 4th Anti-Tankers and their service in WWII to defend Australia against invasion by the Japanese in Malaya and Darwin. It's for relatives and friends and other POWs who either died in captivity or who didn't talk about their experiences very much. And also for people who would like to know what life was really like in those long tedious years of war and internment.
How I escaped from the USSR
Price: Free! Words: 17,290. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015 by FEHT Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Russian
This autobiographical novella takes Dimitri Sokolenko from that gloomy farce of life in the USSR, through inane bureaucracy and danger, into India, Nepal, Pakistan, Italy and finally the United States. Translated by Alexander Feht and Martin Mador.
1939 год і Беларусь: забытая вайна
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 51,290. Language: Belarusian. Published: September 2, 2015 by Electronnaia kniharnia. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Кніга сучаснага беларускага даследчыка Анатоля Трафімчыка прысвечана найбольш супярэчлівым пытанням, звязаным з удзелам беларускага народа ў падзеях пачатку Другой сусветнай вайны.
Таямніцы полацкай гісторыі
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 128,200. Language: Belarusian. Published: September 2, 2015 by Electronnaia kniharnia. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Кніга "Таямніцы полацкай гісторыі" зрабіла пераварот у светаразуменні беларусаў. Мы сталі вывучаць сваё, а не тое, што адбывалася за тры моры ад Беларусі.
Keep Forever
Price: Free! Words: 38,580. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015 by FEHT Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Aleksandr Sokolenko wrote his four stories about USSR labor camps in the months before his death, in 1970. His granddaughter, Maria Feht, has now collected them under the title Keep Forever. Translated by Alex Lane.
Sierra Leone: Deliver A Blow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,690. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
The Story of Operation Barras During the bloody civil war of Sierra Leone, the United Nations sent a peacekeeping force to try and stem the flow of blood from the vicious fighting between rebel factions and the civilian population. Everyone old enough to carry a gun was a target, an enemy or a potential soldier for the rebels. A particularly blood-thirst outfit, calling themselves the West Side
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,220. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Mozart’s music has enthralled listeners for centuries. This book charts Mozart’s life from age three through to his later years. Along the way, the book challenges some of the popular myths that cloud Mozart’s image: his allegedly tempestuous personal relationships and supposedly bitter rivalry with Salieri, as well as the notion that he was desperately impoverished when he died.
The Vixen Who Shot A Nazi: The story of Franceska Mann, who shot SS Guard Josef Schillinger, in Auschwitz-Birkenau.
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
The story of Franceska Mann, who shot SS Guard Josef Schillinger, in Auschwitz-Birkenau.
Seeing Off the Bear: Anglo-American Air Power Cooperation During the Cold War - Missiles, Ground-Launched Cruise Missiles, RAF Aircraft, Skybolt, Overflying the Soviet Union, Cuban Missile Crisis
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 200,940. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this U.S. Air Force (USAF) publication examines the subject of Anglo-American air power cooperation during the cold war
The Truth about Napoleon Bonaparte
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Some interesting things you may not know about, Napoleon Bonaparte, he wasn’t short, he was a sore loser, he was a scaredy cat, an insecure lover, liked his grub, and was a military genius. Discover the real Napoleon Bonaparte and how this corsican poor man with humble beginnings became the first emperor of France, influencing the world we live today and reshaping Europes history forever.
Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: British English. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Guy Fawkes is a very popular icon that is thrown onto bonfires every year on the 5th November, to remember it. Children all around the country stand and watch fireworks every year, all wrapped up from the cold of November.
The War in South Vietnam: The Years of the Offensive 1965-1968 - The United States Air Force in Southeast Asia - B-52 Bomber, Deployments and Air Operations, Refinements of Aircraft and Munitions
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 221,090. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this U.S. Air Force (USAF) publication examines the Air Force's support of the ground war in South Vietnam between 1965 and early 1968.
Training to Fly: Military Flight Training 1907 - 1945 - Wright Brothers, Signal Corps Aviation School, Hap Arnold, Glenn Curtis, War Overseas, World War I and II, Aerial Gunnery, Accidents
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 354,970. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this fascinating Air Force book is an institutional history of flight training by the predecessor organizations of the United States Air Force.
One Look: Deployment to Iraq 100 Days Captured in 100 Cartoons
Price: Free! Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Nonfiction » History » Military
Capturing the essence of the war in Iraq has been done through words and photography, so I thought I’d set about cornering the market on lighthearted cartoons. I can’t draw to save my life, but that didn’t stop me, and thankfully no such demand has yet presented itself. During my deployment with the Army in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom I sketched out 100 cartoons, and well, here they are.
A U.S. Navy Submarine Disaster Block Island Sound, Rhode Island September 25, 1925
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History, Nonfiction » History » Military
The officers on S-51 were very young. The Commander was the only one of five who had seen service during World War I. The Navy believed this was a nonissue when it confronted the rival lawyers of the steamship company later in 1925. The Navy contended their officers were quite experienced, having trained at the Naval Academy in Annapolis and also the submarine school in New London, Connecticut.
Mar Profundo
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 82,130. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
São 370 páginas em busca da história perdida da humanidade por caminhos que atravessam linhas de tempo infindáveis. Fica comprovado que o Paradoxo do Avô não existe e que muito provavelmente as lendas de Lemúria e Atlântida são verdadeiras e podemos encontrá-la nos mapas.
Benjamin Franklin - The Voice of America
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography, Nonfiction » History » American
To some Benjamin Franklin was a father figure who knew exactly what he was capable of doing for a new nation and for humanity as a whole.Other see in him an opportunist, womanizer and freemason whose only intention was to become rich and influence in America in every possible way. Ben Franklin has remained a mystery for a long time. Now new findings suggest a new face to this reknown personality.