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Price: Free! Words: 46,000. Language: Australian English. Published: {{ 1566892514000 | date:'longDate' }} . Categories: Nonfiction » History » European » Europe / Great Britain, Nonfiction » History » Ancient » Rome
Exciting illustrated historical novel set in the 1st century in Britain and Europe. We first follow the adventures of a gallant Roman Legionary who was initially enrolled as a Company Clerk. The recording of his experiences in Rome and later Britain form the basis of this first Bulletin which will record the events of the Roman invasion of Britain in 43 CE plus subsequent battles.
Price: Free! Words: 66,920. Language: Australian English. Published: {{ 1566574196000 | date:'longDate' }} . Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian » Asia / Southeast Asia
The recorded history of Indonesia dates back over two thousand years. This is the 2nd Journal, covering events from the British invasion of Batavia in 1811 CE, up to the granting of Indonesian Independence.
Price: Free! Words: 11,930. Language: Australian English. Published: {{ 1496506951000 | date:'longDate' }} . Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
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We trace the history surrounding The Lindisfarne Gospels, one of the world’s greatest masterpieces of Latin calligraphy and illumination; from when it was written at the Holy Island of Lindisfarne, through the Viking attacks, to its current resting place in the British Library.
Price: Free! Words: 3,380. Language: Australian English. Published: {{ 1459104597000 | date:'longDate' }} . Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / diabetes
Almost 415 million people in the world have diabetes. By 2014 this will rise to 2,152 million. In the USA in 2012 104.8 million people have either prediabetes or type 2. Find out what causes diabetes and what can be done to combat it.
Price: Free! Words: 10,030. Language: Australian English. Published: {{ 1444976412000 | date:'longDate' }} . Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian » Asia / Southeast Asia
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
Price: Free! Words: 5,940. Language: Australian English. Published: {{ 1429281677000 | date:'longDate' }} . Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Meningitis is a serious disease caused by inflammation of the protective membranes covering the brain and spinal cord, known as the meninges (men-in-jeez). Children under age 5 are most at risk, plus what is the best protection. We also investigate Alzheimer's disease and Dementia, brain diseases that cause a gradual decrease the ability to think and remember. We look at how to beat Alzheimer's
Price: Free! Words: 5,690. Language: Australian English. Published: {{ 1421825778000 | date:'longDate' }} . Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
We look at the latest medical information on Breast-feeding and Combating Infant Malnutrition. What should babies be fed and how often? Does breast-feeding improve improve my baby's IQ? How good is baby formula and when should babies be introduced to solid foods. We also investigate Tourette's Syndrome, or Tic Attack, which afflicts up to 18% of all children. Finally Stress Management is reviewed.
Price: Free! Words: 64,810. Language: American English. Published: {{ 1410964210000 | date:'longDate' }} . Categories: Nonfiction » History » European » Europe / Western, Nonfiction » History » War
The Battle of Waterloo took place in Belgium, on 18 June 1815. The French Army led by Napoleon Bonaparte, was pitted against an Allied army, under the command of the Duke of Wellington, and the Prince of Orange, combined with a Prussian army led by Gebhard von Blucher. We know Napoleon lost the battle, but with new evidence now available, we examine who actually won. The result may surprise you.
Price: Free! Words: 5,650. Language: Australian English. Published: {{ 1402385343000 | date:'longDate' }} . Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / contagious, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
We analyse the latest information of MERS a severe pneumonia-like respiratory disease caused by corona virus. It has an extremely high death rate among sufferers. We also look at Kidney Stones, what causes them, how they are detected and how you can protect yourself from this very painful medical condition. Finally we analyse the amazing Medical Milestones of the 20th century.
Price: Free! Words: 8,090. Series: dMAC Digest, Vol 4 No 4. Language: Australian English. Published: {{ 1393318317000 | date:'longDate' }} . Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian » Asia / Southeast Asia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
The fourth edition of the dMAC Digest provides a concise biography of Java's Prince Diponegoro (1785-1855), who led a popular uprising against the Dutch between 1825 and 1830. Also we investigate the mosquito born disease Dengue Fever. It is estimated there are over 100 million cases of Dengue worldwide each year. As well, we look at Asthma. What is the connection between Asthma and athletics?