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Time Travels with Herodotus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,550. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Herodotus, the historian, now comes alive for your easy reading in this biography. The world had seen major wars before his relatively peaceful times... when a massive army was stopped by 300 Spartans, when a storm sunk four hundred ships in one day, and when explorers had traveled around Africa. An eager curiosity took him to Babylon, Egypt, and Athens.
20th Century Spy in the Sky Satellites: Secrets of the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) Volume 3 - SAMOS Electro-optical Readout Satellite and the Lunar Orbiter Mapping Camera
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,110. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our comprehensive series on the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) and its "spy satellite" network, this volume covers the SAMOS satellite camera system and the incredible story of NASA's use of the camera in its highly successful Lunar Orbiter moon mapping program.