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Fire!
Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Another short story. A insight into what happened on the Moon, before those in other stories reached the surface and the mysterious creatures who inhabit the ruins.
The Age of Civil War and Reconstruction: A Timeline for Children
Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » History, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This outline of of the Civil War and Reconstruction serves as a useful study guide for children or for anyone who may be exploring this period of history for the first time. The outline collapses the complex events into a roster of key events that aid in understanding the Civil War and the Period of Reconstruction, which covers the years 1817 to 1877. The outline is simple, but comprehensive.
Kursk, Uncensored Edition, 118 Men Trapped Beneath the Barents Sea
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,500. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
The uncensored version of what might have happened tells the story with the real names of the people involved and more extra pages with new facts about what really happened. Kursk, a story of bravery, tragedy and the lethal folly of pride. Kursk is a not to miss political thriller.
Dispossessed: The Burning of Murder City USA
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,130. Language: American English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Detroit in 1950 was a bustling metropolis, the most advanced and fastest growing city on the planet at the time... "Motor City USA": a place with the brightest of futures. But by 1967 it was being called "Murder City USA" and, in July of that year, tensions that had been simmering for too many years finally blew. In four days of rioting Blackbottom, the heart and soul of old black Detroit, burned.
Семантические войны
You set the price! Words: 183,430. Language: Russian. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Чтобы по-настоящему оценить картину, на нее требуется смотреть с некоторого расстояния, знать и понимать все историческое развитие человечества. Тогда проблемы и вызовы страны увидятся в глобальном, общечеловеческом контексте. В этом и состоит задача статей Дмитрия Бергера - создать энциклопедию, чтобы дать возможность читателям увидеть большую картину, найти пути в изменяющемся мире.
Fair Game - A Hidden History Of The Kruger National Park
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,640. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
The Kruger National Park is an internationally renowned wildlife sanctuary and one of South Africa’s top tourist attractions. However, this wasn’t always the case. Here is the engrossing and little-known story of how an unwanted wasteland that grew into the one of the greatest game reserves in the world.
Those Who Dare To Dream: A Young Man's War
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,400. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » Canada
This book for young adults follows a teenager as he deals with the harsh realities of life during the second world war. When we first meet the main character, he is stuck in a small coal mining town in Alberta, Canada and it seems there is little hope that he will ever escape it. Time and circumstance makes him run away to lie about his age and fight in the Canadian army in world war two.
National Unity: Perdana Discourse Series 1
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,880. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
National Unity. What does it mean? How does a nation achieve it? This was the topic of discussion at the debut Perdana Discourse Series that took place in Malaysia on 23rd August 2004. This monograph is a summary of that discourse with the 4th Prime Minister of Malaysia, Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad, academics, and students. The topic remains relevant today, to Malaysia, and many other nations.
My Nine Lives and Eight Deaths
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,640. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A story about developments in Scanning technology and the discovery that by concentrating beams of ultrasound you can activate sections of the brain so that the subjects then release the details of their past lives. This is given as possible evidence of the proof of reincarnation.
Calling Papa-Charlie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,340. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
On a day trip to the Scottish Museum of Flight in East Lothian in 2013 the author stumbled across a small yellow exhibit in hangar number two.