Books tagged: history 1980s

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The Things We Do for Money…! Everything you always wanted to know about taxis but the driver wouldn’t tell you . .
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,990. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016 by Warrior Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Public Transportation, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
The first book about the Taxi Industry, this book has something for everyone: for cabbies a common theme with which they can identify; a word about the various authorities, companies & cab owners; & heaps of interesting information with over 40 pages of their questions and answers: Can I smoke in a cab? How much does a cabbie earn? Do cabbies get solicited? Do taxis carry only people & luggage?
महाराणा प्रताप
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,040. Language: Hindi. Published: April 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historiography
मै यह पुस्तक महाराणा प्रताप के बारे मे लिख रहा हूँ | बहुत कम लोग होंगे जो उस वीर पुरुष के बारे मे जानते है| शायद आप लोग मुझसे भी अधिक जानते होंगे महाराणा प्रताप के बारे मे, फिर भी मै ये किताब लिख रहा हूँ, क्योंकि महाराणा की वीरता, अजादी के लिए संघर्ष और मातृभूमी के प्रति प्यार ने मुझे यह किताब लिखने के लिए विवश किया | महाराणा प्रताप का नाम भारत के इतिहास में स्वर्ण अक्षरों से अंकित है|
International Legal Responsibility for the Sabra- Shatila Massacre
Price: $9.99 USD. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
This book documents in great specificity, and to date unchallenged detail, the hour by hour unfolding events of the September 15-18, 1982 massacre at Shatila Palestinian refugee camp in Beirut, Lebanon. The author took a leave of absence from his work as Assistance Counsel to the US House Judiciary Committee in Washington, DC to investigate this massive crime against humanity.
Anarchist, Vol. 6, The Children Grow Strong
Series: Anarchist, Flashback. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,070. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
My name is Adam. The vision came at an early age - not once, but twice. By high school, I knew that my life was set apart for something very special. I have been presented information that was prepared just for me - to recruit me and to entice me to complete a calling that I have been prepared for since my early years. Some say since the beginning of time. Some will call me Anarchist.
Traditi e traditori
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,920. Language: Italian. Published: April 4, 2014 by PulpEdizioni. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » History of things
Una storia suddivisa in tre parti - "Latina tradita", "La Destra tradita" e "L'Italia tradita" - che si apre con una dedica ad una persona davvero speciale e si chiude con riflessioni legate all'attualità
NZ: From Post-Dominion to Global Player (1968-1990)
Price: Free! Words: 49,490. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This is a social, economic and political history of New Zealand from the years 1968 to 1990. It commences with the sinking of the Wahine at the entrance to Wellington Harbour, and concludes with the disastrous Sesquicentennial. These were some of the country's most important years from a perspective of rapidly changing cultural values and politics, and painted a path for the new millennium.
Is the Art World Ready for Graffiti?
Series: History of Hip Hop, Book 1 · Adventures in Journalism, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
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On April 9, 1981, a graffiti exhibit titled "Beyond Words" opened at the Mudd Club Art Gallery. Covering this event was my first major foray into the world of hip hop.
The Pied Piper of Hip Hop
Series: History of Hip Hop, Book 2 · Adventures in Journalism, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,810. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This extensive profile of Afrika Bambaataa was the first time the words "hip hop" appeared in the Village Voice and this story woke many people up to the fact that rap music, break dancing and graffiti were all artistically connected.
The Doomsday Brigade
Series: Adventures in Journalism, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
During the summer of 1981, fears of Armageddon swept across the land as people organized for the complete breakdown of society.
Bugging Out on the Endless Peak
Series: History of Hip Hop, Book 4 · Adventures in Journalism, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Dance music
Three years ago, the Buggas ruled the Fun House, but now the Juice Crew is on top! Just don't mess with White Lightning, or your gonna get burned! The Story of New York City's legendary Fun House.