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7 Seminal Moments in Modern Global Security History
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,640. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
These 7 events – presented in a countdown format from #7 to #1 - forever changed the course of history. Their impact on global security continues to reverberate today. Anyone interested in global affairs, students, journalists, analysts, risk managers, and serious business people can gain a unique perspective from this clear-eyed assessment of the historical record for insights applicable today.
History of the World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
The world history defines the history of mankind as decided by the study of archaeological and inscribed archives. Read this book to learn fundamentals of World History.
Anne Garrels' Putin Country: A Journey into The Real Russia | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
In Putin Country, Garrels crafts an intimate portrait of Middle Russia. Garrels sympathetically charts an ongoing identity crisis. Correcting the misconceptions of Putin’s supporters and critics alike, Garrels’s portrait of Russia’s silent majority is both essential and engaging reading at a time when cold war tensions are resurgent.
Slavery
Price: Free! Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Slavery has a long and sordid history that will not be related in this short free book, but an overview will be given to provide a brief background for a look at the situation extant today. Does slavery still exist? Who are the slavers and who are the enslaved? How many slaves could there be? Maybe Twenty million or could it be more like several billions? Do you know any? Are you one of them?
Rare Breed: A Chinese Jewish Quest
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 99,810. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
We, as readers, even as historians, too often assume that the Jewish experience unfolded only in the Middle East and in Europe and North America. In this we are missing an entire page of Jewish history. The time has come that we look to the East, to fill in this missing page, to publish the memoirs and diaries and history that tell of the experience of the Jewish people in the eastern world.
Extraterrestrial Presence on Earth: Lessons in History
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,120. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2016 by Granite Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs, Nonfiction » History » World
Planet Earth's history is quite different from what the victors of past wars have given us as truth. Our origin is quite different from both the evolution-from-pond-sludge theory accepted by modern science and from the Creation-in-Six-Days dogma. Now, for the first time, we hear directly from individuals whose souls occupied "alien" bodies during their last incarnation before becoming Earthlings.
My Life - So Close To Never Happen
You set the price! Words: 29,390. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
Autobiography of the most exploited person on the planet
Romans Were Known For Their Aquaducks: And Other Gems of Wit and Wisdom in Western Civilization
Price: Free! Words: 42,720. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015 by Spyderwort Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Western Civ 101 was never quite like this! In a fractured, fictionalized, hilarious interpretation of events, here are five thousand years' worth of genuine student bloopers ("The Vaccuum is a large empty space where the popes live in Rome"), straight from the pens and exams of freshmen and sophomores trying desperately to make some sense out of the past.
The Modern British Empire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,850. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
The people who built the British Empire were not unique in their courage, ambition or greed. Whether we learn a lesson or not from reading about them, one thing is certain. The history of the Empire's rise and decline is full of drama and tragedy. No playwright or novelist has ever imagined a story more rich or textured than that offered by the true experiences of actual people.
Beyond the Bosporus: The Thracian Connection to Troy
Series: History and Historical Fiction ยท Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Turkey & Ottoman Empire, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Little is known about the ancient city of Troy, site of the infamous but largely unhistorical Trojan War. Much more has attention has been focused to finding out about the city-state itself but not much about its alliance and trade systems and from where its original inhabitants may have come. So much of its trade and culture was rooted in Thrace, just across the Bosporus.