Books tagged: history

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Smoke of Forgiveness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,820. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Many people, whether South African or of an international readership, whether black or white,
The Colonialist
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 16,850. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Administration / elementary & secondary, Essay » Literature
Where black history met European history and the rewriting of black history after Africans lost the war.
Burdened but Unruffled
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 77,000. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2016 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
HMS Unruffled patrolled the oceans destroying nearly 40,000 tons of enemy shipping before retiring, battered and bruised but glorious, and without losing a man. James Gregan's home town of Colchester adopted the vessel and took its gallant crew to its heart, and more than 70 years on, Gregan has written this book to celebrate the submarine.
The Wolf's Lair
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,390. Language: British English. Published: November 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference
A handy little reference books suitable for adults and children alike and packed with facts and photo's
History of Cocktails
Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » General cookbooks
The history of emergence of cocktails, as well as many other remarkable things is covered with fog. The name of the inventor, alas, is unknown. It isn't surprising, not so difficult to mix several drinks and to receive new taste.
Why did the Northern Rebellion in 1569 fail in comparison to other Tudor rebellions?
Price: Free! Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 16th Century
This book will analyse the Northern Rebellion of 1569 that occurred during the reign of Elizabeth I, it will assess why it failed, this will be done through a comparison with the Pilgrimage of Grace of 1536 during Henry VIII's reign that was successful, and other rebellions in the Tudor period.
The Conquest of the World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 176,640. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
It is 1983 in the Republic of the Philippines. U. S. Navy Commander Thomas Parker stays on in the Philippines after 20 years service. His love for Maria de la Cruz causes him to engage now in the country's political maelstrom, raising a tangled web of moral issues. Upon the resulting tableau of faith, nationalism, and western thought, Parker now must play out his destiny.
Nathaniel Philbrick’s Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
This is a Summary of Nathaniel Philbrick’s Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution From the New York Times bestselling author of In The Heart of the Sea and Mayflower comes a surprising account of the middle years of the American Revolution, and the tragic relationship between George Washington and Benedict Arnold.
Tales of Mel The Story of an Ibizan Hound
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,020. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
This book follows the life of an individual Podenco ibicenco or Ibiza Hound called Me, but it also follows the history of the breed, back to the days of the Phoenicians who are believed to have brought the breed to Ibiza. The story of the breed is followed through Roman times and the middle ages to the present day, interleaved with tales of the human inhabitants of Ibiza, the Ibicencos.
Search for the Dead
Series: Relatively Dead Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,380. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2016 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
From New York Times bestselling author Sheila Connolly, Abby Kimball returns with stunning discoveries about her unusual ability to see the dead.