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Rating: 3.00 / 5
3 reviews

Mysterious World: World Famous Mysteries Solved

by Albert Jack

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Genre: History, Historical Study, Biographies & Memoirs, True Accounts
Size: 216 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 22 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Trump Quits, Democracy Saved!: When American Civil Society Takes Charge in 2019

by Dave Masko

Trump Quits, Democracy Saved!, by Dave Masko. This is how it will go when Donald Trump quits the presidency in 2019 based on the three primary principles of American wisdom: obedience to the Constitution, concern for the welfare of all citizenry, and no quarter “for the lying crazy man that’s Trump,” said Joe Addison, a 86-year-old log cabin Republican reflecting on “when Trump Quits, Democracy Saved!” Addison, a retired Reed College professor of American history, thinks “the first and best victory for Democracy in 2019 will be this evil president becoming inferior in the hearts and minds of our American civil society when it takes charge in 2019 and removes this ‘darkness’ from our White House.” Professor Addison, who taught Steve Jobs during the Apple icon’s freshm...

Genre: History, Historical Study
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 22 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.70 / 5
5 reviews

The Scientific Revolution: A Captivating Guide to the Emergence of Modern Science During the Early Modern Period, Including Stories of Thinkers Such as Isaac Newton and René Descartes

by Captivating History

If you want to discover the captivating history of the Scientific Revolution, then keep reading...Free History BONUS Inside!Ancient cultures have been looking up at the stars for thousands of years, wondering about their place in the universe. What were those glowing spots in the black cover of night? Just how far away was the moon? These and other questions hounded humanity through the millennia until, finally, relative economic stability allowed for a number of people to examine their world more closely. Slowly, knowledge and understanding accumulated generation by generation until the conditions were ideal enough for a revolution to occur in thinking, experimentation, worldview, and natural philosophy.It was the Scientific Revolution, the time period when Western theologians had more an...

Genre: History, Europe, Historical Study, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 110 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 22 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

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Rating: 4.60 / 5
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My Life Among the Indians (Illustrated)

by George Catlin

George Catlin was a fascinating figure of the nineteenth century, an artist-explorer who ventured deep into the wilds of the newly discovered Americas to paint the rapidly vanishing indigenous populations, their leaders, warriors, medicine men and scenes from their modes of life. The gifts Catlin received over the years from these remote peoples formed the basis for a vast, important collection which Catlin loaned to the world’s biggest museums, together with his portraits. Because of the stunning, life-like likenesses he created, the awed tribes dubbed Catlin Te-hee-pe-nee Washed which means The Great White Medicine.This new 2017 edition of My Life Among the Indians is illustrated with many examples of Catlin’s artwork from this period....

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Ethnic & National, Specific Groups, Travel, History, Americas, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Sports & Outdoors, Biographies, United States
Size: 196 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 22 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

A Great Day With Aunt Kelly: Virginia History

by Janet Staples

Educational Outcomes for Students K-3:Reading level is K-3Students learn about Virginia and some interesting facts. Geography: Student will identify states by shapes and locations on a map.History: Student will learn that states have their own resources.History: Student will identify state symbols.History: Student will learn historical facts about Virginia.History: Student will learn about the thirteen colonies.History: Student will learn about the Revolutionary War.History: Student will learn where the President lives. Reading: Student will describe people, places, and things.Reading: Student will be able to retell the story.Reading: Student will increase their vocabulary.Reading: Student will identify pictures as clues to help identify words....

Genre: History, Historical Study
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 22 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

William's Diary: The Life of a Dickensian Bachelor

by C L Bennett

Rare diary describing Dickensian England. William is a young man in the prime of his life but he struggles with family tragedies and thwarted ambitions. Special interest for Bristol and the West Country....

Genre: History, Historical Study
Size: 200 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 22 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

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Rating: 3.70 / 5
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17 DEADLY WOMEN THROUGH THE AGES: TRUE CRIME (BUS STOP READS)

by Bus Stop Guides

BUS STOP READS ARE SHORT QUICK READS

17 DEADLY WOMEN THROUGH THE AGES

TRUE CRIME: WOMEN SERIAL KILLERS
Our society can barely account for evil in males, let alone imagine it in females. The female nests, creates, and nurtures doesn’t she or is it that we just want to believe in the intrinsic non-threatening nature of women?
Yet, history is full of instrumentally violent women: women who have fought wars and battles throughout the world, with no less ferociousness than men, women such as Dynamis of Bosphorous, who starved her husband to death and took control of his kingdom, or Artemisia, the queen of Halicarnassus in the 5th century, who conducted a brilliant but brutal military campaign against the Greeks. Mary Tudor, Queen Mary 1 of England, in 15...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Specific Groups, History, Historical Study, Nonfiction, True Accounts
Size: 69 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.80 / 5
5 reviews

Classical Antiquity: A Captivating Guide to Ancient Greece and Rome and How These Civilizations Influenced Europe, North Africa, and Western Asia

by Captivating History

If you want to discover the captivating history of Classical Antiquity, then keep reading...Free History BONUS Inside!From about the 9th to 5th centuries BCE, the population of Greece grew unprecedently large, expanding from about 800,000 people to as many as 13 million. About a quarter million of these lived in Athens. The average size of urban households during this period grew considerably, a fact that suggests that food was suddenly available in excesses sufficient to keep larger families healthy and alive much more effectively than just a millennium earlier. Bigger families meant bigger armies and larger communities that would eventually grow into the metropolises of Classical Greece. This incredible stretch of time is called Classical Antiquity; the age in which Western civilizat...

Genre: History, Ancient, Historical Study, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 118 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.00 / 5
4 reviews

Ancient chariots of the Sahara (The forgotten civilisations of Africa)

by Taklit Mebarek

The war chariot pulled by horses is one of the most prestigious inventions ever. It is common to think that any invention in the Ancient Times, any form of civilization can only come from the East. It is the same for the invention of the chariot.

But what is the reality?

The war chariot drawn by horses was introduced in East and Ancient Egypt, around 1900 before Christ, by invaders that had swept the ancient civilizations of Mesopotamia, Babylonia, Palestine, Syria and in Egypt. Then these invaders settled and created new civilizations in the East and in Egypt.

Who are they and where do they come from?

For the Egyptologists, these invaders who destabilized the pharaonic power in Egypt are Palestinians. However, Palestine is itself destroy...

Genre: History, Africa, Historical Study, Nonfiction
Size: 64 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 3.30 / 5
3 reviews

The Vikings: Explore the Exciting History of the Viking Age and Discover Some of the Most Feared Warriors

by History Compacted

Take a journey back in time to witness the dawning of a civilization forever defined byits ferocious warriors, highly advanced seafaring technology, and thirst for adventure.The Viking Age! A brief footprint in the course of history that impacted generations hundredsof years into the future. You will dive into the depths of Scandinavia to find out what madethe Vikings the most feared group of people in the European Middle Ages. Experts at warfareand navigating the high seas, the Vikings were on a mission and would not let anyone standin their way!Brutal conquerors they were, but the Vikings were no mere savages. The Vikings had aunique culture and society that spread much influence through transcontinental trade andexploration into unknown worlds.Navigate the Vikings' journey from their fi...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Historical, History, Ancient, Europe, Historical Study, World, Nonfiction
Size: 92 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Black Despair.

by Atlas D'four

'Black Despair'

'Rolf Wolfgang Reitlinger'. A personal story -:
'In The Name Of The Führer'

From elementary school to the Hitler Youth.
From the bloody streets of 'Munchen' to
the manic killing fields of Normandy.
From the corpse littered swamplands
of Slovakia to a British POW camp.
All - 'in the name of the Fuhrer.'

Atlas D'four tells this man's story from a
very personal angle. The Nazi 'Aryan'
race was one of purity and service.
Only someone forgot we are all human!
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Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Historical, Professionals & Academics, History, Historical Study, Military, Nonfiction
Size: 237 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.60 / 5
5 reviews

The Gilded Age: A History From Beginning to End

by Hourly History

The Gilded Age* * *Download for FREE on Kindle Unlimited + Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.The period from 1870 to 1900 in the United States has become known as the Gilded Age, during which America was transformed almost beyond recognition. In the 1870s, the country was still recovering from a horrendously destructive Civil War. The nation was still mainly agrarian; cities were relatively small and large-scale industry almost non-existent. Thirty years later, the U.S. had become an industrial powerhouse with massive cities featuring skyscrapers, electric lights, automobiles on the streets, and subways running below. An influx of immigrants from different parts of the world had changed the very nature of American society which fe...

Genre: History, Americas, United States, Historical Study, Nonfiction
Size: 39 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.50 / 5
5 reviews

Murderous Minds Volume 5: Stories of Real Life Murderers That Escaped the Headlines

by Kelly Gaines

Most of us feel safe in our homes and communities. We consider the familiar to be secure, which puts us at ease when moving through the environments we visit most. What if the security of your home offers is a lie? What if the people closest to you remain in your life with sinister intent? If a home can become a slaughterhouse, should we ever feel safe? These six terrifying stories tell the fates of individuals who missed critical details in their homes, oversights resulting in deadly consequences. Evil can hide within the walls of our comfortable lives without our consent or notice. Each of these tales follows men and women who were shocked to learn that the greatest threat to their safety was living alongside them without their knowledge. There is no common time or place- no connecting t...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Historical Study, Politics & Social Sciences, Crime & Criminals, Social Sciences, True Accounts
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

Roman Mythology: Captivating Roman Myths of Roman Gods, Goddesses, Heroes and Mythological Creatures

by Matt Clayton

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Genre: History, Ancient, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 107 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

President Rules Crazytown: Donald Trump Mad as a Hatter, say Citizenry

by Dave Masko

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Genre: History, Historical Study
Size: 72 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

THE BIRTH OF THE SAMURAI: The Development of a Warrior Elite in Early Japanese Society (Essays on the History of Fighting Book 1)

by Andrew Griffiths

This brief but comprehensive history looks at the emergence and development of a warrior elite in Japanese culture prior to the rule of the samurai. As the country moved from a hunter-gatherer society to a mainly agricultural one, fighting warrior bands formed to protect the new settlements and farmlands. As these grew over time, powerful clans would emerge and through political wrangling, open rebellion and outright war, the country would see numerous shifts of power. Local chieftains became subjects of an all-powerful Imperial Family, who in turn saw their influence gradually decline in favour of leading courtiers. Meanwhile, provincial warrior clans honed their skills on the battlefield and gradually increased their holdings until by the latter half of the twelfth century, the Minamoto ...

Genre: History, Asia, Historical Study, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 72 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.90 / 5
5 reviews

RED FLAG AND OTHER POEMS

by Tim Heerdink

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Genre: History, Historical Study, World, Literature & Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction
Size: 51 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.60 / 5
5 reviews

VieVie La Fontaine

by Linda Heavner Gerald

VieVie La Fontaine begins with an encapsulated history of the rise of Adolf Hitler in post World War I Germany. At the same time he starts his ascent, a beautiful and talented young woman, VieVie La Fontaine, continues to enjoy her life of wealth inside of Paris. This haunting story demonstrates the terror, denial, and depravity of Europe as a madman rises to control most of that continent. Told by a young Jewish man, Mark Lichter, the irony of the entire situation cries from the pages. Security, comfort and safety are ripped from his hands just as almost every Jew in Germany experienced. The reader discovers the best of Paris such as the Ritz Carlton and the life of wealthy Americans living there only later to read of the horrors hiding beneath the bright lights and glamour. It is diffic...

Genre: History, Historical Study
Size: 334 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

*NEW* Athens in the Classical Period: A reference book: Suitable for the new (2016) OCR Classical Greek GCSE qualification

by Sam Harrison

As with the first edition of Athens in the Classical Period, this, the new edition, describes elements of life in Ancient Athens and covers such topics as Education, Religion, Politics and Entertainment.This book was written by students for students and includes, but is not limited to, aspects of the new (2016) OCR Classical Greek GCSE examination specification. It is therefore useful both as a reference book on the subject of Ancient Athens broadly, and as a textbook for students or prospective students of the OCR qualification....

Genre: History, Ancient, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 99 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Old Town Around The World: Photo Book of Old Town Landscape for Education and RelaxationNature (Nature life 1)

by Vanessa Williams

91 images for the variety of old town around the world that you may enjoy.Also suitable for children learning and education.Life and nature that you will never miss.Have fun with full-size images and full color....

Genre: History, Historical Study, Nonfiction
Size: 91 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Lost World: the Emmett Miller Saga: An Obsession with an Obscure Blackface Minstrel Yodeler who Changed Pop Music History

by Jack Norton

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Genre: History, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 24 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Father's Words

by Smart Family

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Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Leaders & Notable People, Specific Groups, Children's eBooks, Biographies, Education & Reference, History, Americas, United States, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Schools & Teaching, Children's Nonfiction
Size: 130 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

The Way We Were: A Photographic Journey to the Past (Northridge Photography Presents Book 41)

by Northridge Photography

Northridge Photography is a family operated business, and we thank you for your support.In the basements, the attics and the closets, of the world there are forgotten boxes and albums containing, among other things, old photographs. Family photographs, postcards, souvenirs, etc., each depicting a single moment of the past. A glimpse at what life was like, life different from our own, certainly, and yet we study the faces and read the body language and we realize that the important things remain important. The fashions and the methods change, but people are still people. We do what we have always done: we document our lives. We want to remember. We want present and future generations to laugh and smile and wonder.We hope you enjoy this journey to the past.(Check out the paperback edition of...

Genre: Arts & Photography, Art, History, Historical Study
Size: 52 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.50 / 5
5 reviews

Inca Mythology: Captivating Inca Myths of Gods, Goddesses, and Legendary Creatures

by Matt Clayton

If you're looking for a captivating collection of Inca Myths, then keep reading...The myths of the Inca gods in the first section of the book explain how the world was created and also detail the adventures of various deities as they vie for supremacy or act as tricksters in the worlds of mortals and huacas alike. The second section contains the origin myth of the Inca Empire, which was used to justify Inca political legitimacy. This section also presents other tales involving the mythologized deeds of Inca emperors and their interactions with divine beings. The final section contains a collection of Andean folktales and a prose narrative version of the eighteenth-century drama Apu Ollantay, which may have been based on an ancient Inca tale and which tells the story of the forbidden love b...

Genre: History, Americas, Historical Study, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 85 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.40 / 5
4 reviews

Sumerian Mythology: Captivating Myths of Gods, Goddesses, and Legendary Creatures of Ancient Sumer and Their Importance to the Sumerians

by Matt Clayton

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Genre: History, Historical Study, Middle East, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 94 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 3.50 / 5
4 reviews

Melania Trump: The Slovenian Side of the Story

by Sandi Gorisek

Let’s play a simple game called “Experimental Lottery” in which you win 1 million dollars, but the winner must divide the winnings between himself and a perfect stranger. The catch is that if the stranger refuses his share, you both end up with nothing and you have only one opportunity. In a real case scenario, computer programmed logic would take anything which is common sense since anything is better than nothing, yet the human mind would refuse anything below 20% of the total winnings. Do you think that the share you offer would change if you were raised in humble surroundings with a state driven economy in which all men are supposed to be equal? How much would this differ if you were male or female, if your parents were rich or poor or if you were raised in a rural or urban envir...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Leaders & Notable People, Specific Groups, History, Americas, United States, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Politics & Government, Social Sciences
Size: 25 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.80 / 5
5 reviews

Greek Mythology: A Captivating Introduction to Greek Myths of Greek Gods, Goddesses, Heroes, and Monsters

by Matt Clayton

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Genre: History, Ancient, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 140 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 19 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

How Generations Remember: Conflicting Histories and Shared Memories in Post-War Bosnia and Herzegovina (Global Diversities)

by Monika Palmberger

This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license.This book provides a profound insight into post-war Mostar, and the memories of three generations of this Bosnian-Herzegovinian city. Drawing on several years of ethnographic fieldwork, it offers a vivid account of how personal and collective memories are utterly intertwined, and how memories across the generations are reimagined and ‘rewritten’ following great socio-political change. Focusing on both Bosniak-dominated East Mostar and Croat-dominated West Mostar, it demonstrates that, even in this ethno-nationally divided city with its two divergent national historiographies, generation-specific experiences are crucial in how people ascribe meaning to past events. It argues that the dramatic and often brutal transformations that Bosnia...

Genre: History, Europe, Historical Study, Military, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Politics & Government, Social Sciences
Size: 254 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 19 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

The Liberal Reform of Honduras from 1876 and the coming of Modernity, new Technologies, new Artefacts, Material Culture and the Publicity and their impact on the Honduran Population

by Kevin Valladares

The History book about one of the most important events in the History of Honduras, the Liberal Reform of 1876 of Ramon Rosa and Marco Aurelio Soto. The book entails those precious years from 1876 to 1883 and how during those seven years Honduras became from an isolated state in communication roads and ways and outside the world´s economy and capitalism, towards a country with a relationship with the outside world. The book entails with sources that speak for themselves, through books, Statistical Yearbooks and Censuses how the population in Honduras changed from the obscurantism and almost in a feudal relationship of production, that had a high regard of the production to the land and the crops towards a more capitalistic change with the coming of the foreign capital investment. Honduras...

Genre: History, Americas, Historical Study
Size: 135 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 19 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

The West: A short history of the Western world: from the Middle Ages to the present day

by Chris Francis

This short history traces the development of Western culture from the Middle Ages, through industrial and political revolutions, world wars and up to the present day. The author considers the many achievements of Western culture, as well as its sins. The book sets out the reasons why, in the age of Trump, Brexit and resurgent authoritarianism, a critical understanding of Western history is more important now than ever before.The author welcomes all reviews: good, bad, or indifferent!...

Genre: History, Historical Study, World, Politics & Social Sciences, Politics & Government
Size: 134 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 19 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.60 / 5
5 reviews

Iranian History: A Captivating Guide to the Persian Empire and History of Iran, Starting from the Achaemenid Empire, through the Parthian, Sasanian and ... Empire to the Afsharid and Qajar Dynasty

by Captivating History

If you want to discover the captivating history of Iran, then keep reading...Free History BONUS Inside!Five captivating manuscripts in one book:Achaemenid Empire: A Captivating Guide to the First Persian Empire Founded by Cyrus the Great, and How This Empire of Ancient Persia Fought Against the Ancient Greeks in the Greco-Persian WarsParthian Empire: A Captivating Guide to the Enemy of the Roman Republic and Roman EmpireSasanian Empire: A Captivating Guide to the Neo-Persian Empire that Ruled Before the Arab Conquest of Persia and the Rise of IslamThe Safavid Empire: A Captivating Guide to the Persian Empire That Fought Against the Ottomans in the Ottoman–Safavid WarThe Afsharid and Qajar Dynasty: A Captivating Guide to Two Iranian Dynasties Who Ruled Persia from 1736 to 1925In part 1 of...

Genre: History, Historical Study, Middle East, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 278 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 19 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 2.90 / 5
3 reviews

Why Men And Women Can't Be Friends: The Ugly Truth About Men (Food for Thought Book 1)

by Oliver Markus Malloy

With candid honesty Oliver Markus Malloy explores the age-old question: "Can men and women ever really be just friends?" Women think so. But every man knows that it's impossible. Read this book and find out what really goes on in a man's mind. You will never look at opposite-sex friendships the same way again....

Genre: Humor & Entertainment, Health, Fitness & Dieting, Psychology & Counseling, Relationships, Sex, History, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Humor
Size: 54 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 19 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

The Journey to the West: Stories from Grandpa (A Memoir)

by David Seers

My Goal, in writing the book, - "The Journey to the West”, was to tell the Real Story, about our Family emigration from the Soviet Union to the United States of America. Also, my Goal was, to show to my children and grandchildren the Roots of our Family!Every Immigrant knows, that when you come to the New Country, everything is different, even the Bread has a different taste... In the New Country, - the Language, the People, the Laws, the Culture and the Customs, - everything is new for Immigrants. I and my wife Lyudmila, we cherish many wonderful things in the United States of America, but one thing is more important, than anything else for me and my wife Lyudmila, - it's the Total Freedom! We fought hard, for our Freedom in my Old Country, - the USSR, and we never won the Freedom! ...

Genre: History, Europe, Historical Study, Russia, World, Nonfiction
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 19 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

History of Greece: History of Greece: From the Cradle of Western Civilization to Myths, Legends, Democracy and Modern Day Greek History

by Nicole James

Read this for free with your Kindle Unlimited MembershipGreece is a colorful country and has always been the target of many tourists looking to have a relaxing time. However, what many people do not seem to know is that Greece also packs a rich history – all lying beneath the beautiful landscapes and beaches. Its history starts thousands of years before the Christian calendar was used – and each moment represents a cultural artifact that enriched more than a single country. Greece went through many wars – big and small. Some were fought because certain conquerors had their eyes on the land – whereas others were supposed to serve as means of provoking a change in the country (e.g. the civil wars). However, while it did not emerge unscathed from every war, Greece still managed to rec...

Genre: History, Historical Study, World
Size: 40 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 19 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

True Crime Stories Volume 12: 12 Shocking True Crime Murder Cases (True Crime Anthology)

by Jack Rosewood

In the following book you will be introduced to twelve shocking true crime cases that will keep you engage and turning the pages even as you become disturbed by the depths of the depravity some of these criminals have demonstrated. These twelve cases cover 100 years of crime history over several different countries, demonstrating once more that serious crime is a phenomenon that knows no boundaries. One of the major themes of this volume is crimes against the most vulnerable people in our society, including the elderly and the young. You will read about a case in Indiana where a twelve-year-old girl was brutally tortured and murdered, not by a deranged pedophile or a career criminal, but by girls her own age who let their undeveloped minds and peer pressure get out of hand. The bizarre cas...

Genre: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Psychology & Counseling, History, Historical Study, World, Politics & Social Sciences, Crime & Criminals, Social Sciences, Biographies & Memoirs, True Accounts
Size: 157 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 19 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.60 / 5
5 reviews

Fidel Castro: A Captivating Guide to a Cuban Communist Revolutionary Who Served as the President of Cuba for Over 30 Years

by Captivating History

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Genre: History, Americas, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 63 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 19 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.30 / 5
4 reviews

The Byzantine Empire: A Captivating Guide to Byzantium and How the Eastern Roman Empire Was Ruled by Emperors such as Constantine the Great and Justinian

by Captivating History

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Genre: History, Ancient, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 4.65 mb
Free eBook download for Kindle from 19 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.00 / 5
4 reviews

Because That Is What We Do: A Pathway To Tribal Economic Sovereignty

by Gary Green

One Tribe's model for creating sustainable economic development with casinos as the starting engine.Written by the star of the television series “Casino Rescue”, this book is a blueprint for the strategic planning of Tribe-to-Tribe economic development partnerships. While it tells the success-story of the Willapa Bay Enterprises (WBE) Corporation of the Shoalwater Bay Indian Tribe, it actually is a handbook for intertribal processes to transform strained low-income Tribal enterprises into modern successful economic engines.The backstory is a common one; a Tribal history wrought with struggle, an under-performing casino, misfired businesses, but with Tribal leaders who are eager to take care of their people and build prosperity.In a novel-perfect plot twist, it all turns around when the...

Genre: History, Americas, Historical Study
Size: 107 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 19 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

A History of Force Feeding: Hunger Strikes, Prisons and Medical Ethics, 1909–1974

by Ian Miller

This book is Open Access under a CC BY license. It is the first monograph-length study of the force-feeding of hunger strikers in English, Irish and Northern Irish prisons. It examines ethical debates that arose throughout the twentieth century when governments authorised the force-feeding of imprisoned suffragettes, Irish republicans and convict prisoners. It also explores the fraught role of prison doctors called upon to perform the procedure. Since the Home Office first authorised force-feeding in 1909, a number of questions have been raised about the procedure. Is force-feeding safe? Can it kill? Are doctors who feed prisoners against their will abandoning the medical ethical norms of their profession? And do state bodies use prison doctors to help tackle political dissidence at times...

Genre: History, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Science & Math, History & Philosophy
Size: 267 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 19 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

The Roman Empire: A Captivating Guide to the Rise and Fall of the Roman Empire Including Stories of Roman Emperors Such as Augustus Octavian, Trajan, and Claudius: Captivating History of Rome

by Srdjan Kotarlic

The Roman Empire is the post-republican phase in the development of ancient Roman statehood, characterized by an autocratic form of government and large territorial possessions in Europe and the Mediterranean. Rome was the only state in history that owned the entire coast of the Mediterranean. The chronological framework of the existence of the Roman Empire covers the period from the reign of the first emperor Octavian Augustus to the division of the empire into Western and Eastern and the subsequent fall of the Western Roman empire, that is, from 27 BC on to 476....

Genre: History, Ancient, Europe, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 36 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 19 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Forgotten Secrets of the Earth: Great powers of forgotten worlds

by Jennifer S. Dawson

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Genre: History, Ancient, Historical Study, Nonfiction
Size: 172 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 19 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Strange Signs and Mysterious Stories: Travels on the history of mankind

by Sarah B. Williams

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Genre: History, Ancient, Historical Study
Size: 125 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 19 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

The Mossad: The History and Legacy of Israel’s National Intelligence Agency

by Charles River Editors

*Includes pictures*Includes online resources and a bibliography for further reading*Includes a table of contentsThe conflict between the Israelis and Palestinians is technically 69 years old and counting but has its roots in over 2,000 years of history. With so much time and history, the Middle East peace process has become laden with unique, politically sensitive concepts like the right of return, contiguous borders, secure borders, demilitarized zones, and security requirements, with players like the Quartet, Palestinian Authority, Fatah, Hamas, the Arab League and Israel. Over time, it has become exceedingly difficult for even sophisticated political pundits and followers to keep track of it all. Thanks to the existential crises Israel faced in the first decades of its existence, it was...

Genre: History, Historical Study, World
Size: 96 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 19 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.40 / 5
4 reviews

Not You It's Me (A Boston Love Story Book 1)

by Julie Johnson

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Gemma Summers is unlucky in love.
She’s known it since third grade, when her first crush blew a spitball into her hair, and a decade-long string of bad dates, boring sex, and abysmal morning-afters has done nothing to improve her prospects.
But when a random radio call-in contest lands her courtside tickets to the hottest playoff game of the season, Gemma’s luck may finally be on the upswing — even if it doesn’t exactly seem like it when the dreaded jumbotron kiss-cam lands on her and her date, who’s too busy ignoring her to notice…

Chase Croft doesn’t date.
Despite ample opportunity as Boston’s most eligible bachelor, the reformed bad-boy would rather put his energy into taking over the fam...

Genre: Arts & Photography, Individual Artists, Fashion, Biographies & Memoirs, Historical, Memoirs, Professionals & Academics, Specific Groups, Children's eBooks, Arts, Music & Photography, Computers & Technology, History, Literature & Fiction, Comics & Graphic Novels, Mysteries & Detectives, Geography & Cultures, Biographies, Holidays & Celebrations, Sports & Outdoors, Manga, Databases, Microsoft, Software, Cookbooks, Food & Wine, Baking, Cooking by Ingredient, Culinary Arts & Techniques, Drinks & Beverages, Meals, Professional Cooking, Quick
Size: 389 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 18 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Why We Must Teach the U.S. Constitution in Schools

by Norm Novitsky

As the blueprint for the governing of this mighty nation it is imperative that all citizens are aware of the incredible importance that the Constitution of the United States, and its Amendments, have to the freedom and liberty we are all able to experience. Thus, in this essay, producer and director of the dramatic-comedy film "In Search of Liberty," Norm Novitsky, describes why it is so vital that students are taught about this historical and iconic document while they are attending school....

Genre: History, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 18 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.80 / 5
5 reviews

Sasanian Empire: A Captivating Guide to the Neo-Persian Empire that Ruled Before the Arab Conquest of Persia and the Rise of Islam

by Captivating History

Explore the Captivating History of the Sasanian Empire Free History BONUS Inside! Too often people tend to disregard Iranian history and its ancient empires as so-called bad guys, often barbaric and bloodthirsty, lacking the culture, morals, and finesse of westerners. Yet this is far from the truth. Starting from the first Persian Empire under the Achaemenids, culture, and achievements of the ancient Iranian states were astonishing, influencing nations far outside their borders. And that influence was probably the strongest during the Sasanian Empire which is today considered the pinnacle of ancient Iranian civilization and culture. In this captivating history book, you will discover how important the Sasanian Empire was to history and how their legacy became an integral part of what we ...

Genre: History, Historical Study, Middle East, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 77 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 18 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.60 / 5
5 reviews

Suleiman the Magnificent: A Captivating Guide to the Longest-Reigning Sultan of the Ottoman Empire

by Captivating History

Explore the Captivating History of Suleiman the MagnificentFree History BONUS Inside!Suleiman the I probably knew of other monarchs and celebrities we might recognize: Ferdinand and Isabella II of Aragon; King Henry VIII and his infamous trail of wives; and Charles the V, the Holy Roman emperor who dressed in black for the majority of his life. Columbus had set off to sail the ocean blue just two years before Suleiman’s birth. William Shakespeare was just two years old when Suleiman died, as was Galileo Galilei. During his reign Suleiman the Magnificent guided the Ottoman Empire through its golden age of trade and expansion. His reign changed the face of the world and the lives of millions of people, and his name echoes down to us in the present day. Suleiman the Magnificent wasn’t qui...

Genre: History, Historical Study, Middle East, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 52 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 18 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Muhammad Ali: A Life From Beginning to End

by Hourly History

Muhammad Ali* * *Download for FREE on Kindle Unlimited + Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.Cassius Clay Jr. The Greatest. The Louisville Lip. The People’s Champion. Muhammad Ali. All are names for one of the greatest boxers of all time. Muhammad Ali lived a life that produced some of the most notable boxing matches ever. He also had battles outside of the boxing ring—battles that included fighting with the federal government for his freedom as well as fighting against his debilitating Parkinson’s disease. Inside you will read about...✓ Growing up in the Jim Crow South✓ Becoming the Greatest✓ The King of Trash Talk✓ Refusing to Join the Vietnam War✓ Politics and Parkinson’s✓ Personal Life and MarriagesAnd much m...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Historical Study, Sports & Outdoors
Size: 35 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 18 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Grant Cuts Loose: Logistics and the Drive on Vicksburg (Civil War Logistics Book 2)

by Michael Brasher

"Amateurs talk about tactics, but professionals study logistics."His handling of logistics won the Vicksburg Campaign for Ulysses S. Grant and ultimately led Lincoln to appoint him General-in-Chief of all Union military forces.Odds are, you already know something about Gettysburg, but you are probably not as familiar with the Vicksburg Campaign which was going on at the same time. You don't have the time to to sit down and read a 300-page book on the subject (there are some excellent ones out there). Understandable, few people do have the time. But with this e-book you don't have to spend hours. Spend an hour or so reading through the narrative. It is concise but comprehensive.Find a personality, location, battle, or other event that you are really curious about and odds are you'll find an...

Genre: History, Americas, United States, Historical Study, Military
Size: 53 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 18 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.60 / 5
5 reviews

The Roaring Twenties: A Captivating Guide to a Period of Dramatic Social and Political Change, a False Sense of Prosperity, and Its Impact on the Great Depression

by Captivating History

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Genre: History, Americas, United States, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 72 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 18 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.60 / 5
5 reviews

Wars of Scottish Independence: A Captivating Guide to the Battles Between the Kingdom of Scotland and the Kingdom of England, Including the Impact Made by King Robert the Bruce

by Captivating History

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Genre: History, Europe, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 91 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 18 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.40 / 5
4 reviews

William Wallace: A Captivating Guide to a Freedom Fighter and Martyr Who Impacted Scottish History and Scotland’s Independence from England

by Captivating History

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Genre: History, Europe, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 2.47 mb
Free eBook download for Kindle from 18 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.30 / 5
4 reviews

European History: A Captivating Guide to the History of Europe, Starting from the Neanderthals Through to the Roman Empire and the End of the Cold War

by Captivating History

Explore the Captivating History of EuropeFree History BONUS Inside!The history of people in Europe is a fascinating one that starts, as most do, with hunters, gatherers, and fishermen that eventually explode into a kaleidoscope of niche cultures—each with its own gods, goddesses, food staples, and building techniques. Initially quite isolated from one another, the people of Europe evolved intricate social systems and relationships with one another that eventually bonded them through trade and marriage. They built farms, villages, cities, and entire empires to protect their cultures and convert others to their ways of thinking, only to have it all crumble under the strength of the next warlord.Europe’s past is characterized by fighting and warfare, and it is punctuated with great works ...

Genre: History, Ancient, Europe, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 120 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 18 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.20 / 5
4 reviews

Yuri: Greek. Biker. Billionaire.

by Marian Tee

His name was Yuri Athanas.
They called him the golden boy of the Afxisi, a college org during the day and an underground racing club at night.
Like his brothers, Yuri was rich, powerful, gorgeous, and devastatingly sexy.
Unlike his brothers, Yuri did not leave a trail of broken hearts behind him.
Yuri was the angel amidst all the other Greek devils, they said.
I liked hearing that about him. It gave me hope that when we do meet again, he would remember his promise, and he would keep it.
He would take one look at me and he wouldn’t mind that I wasn’t…okay.
He wouldn’t mind I wasn’t…normal.
If he was everything I prayed he would be, he’d take one look at me and love me, like he had promised....

Genre: Arts & Photography, Individual Artists, Fashion, Biographies & Memoirs, Memoirs, Professionals & Academics, Business & Investing, Industries & Professions, Personal Finance, Children's eBooks, Computers & Technology, History, Literature & Fiction, Comics & Graphic Novels, Mysteries & Detectives, Geography & Cultures, Biographies, Holidays & Celebrations, Manga, Databases, Microsoft, Software, Cookbooks, Food & Wine, Cooking by Ingredient, Culinary Arts & Techniques, Drinks & Beverages, Meals, Professional Cooking, Quick & Easy, Special
Size: 188 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 18 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.20 / 5
4 reviews

The Fall of Constantinople: A Captivating Guide to the Conquest of Constantinople by the Ottoman Turks that Marked the end of the Byzantine Empire

by Captivating History

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Genre: History, Historical Study, Middle East, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 54 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 18 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.00 / 5
4 reviews

Korean War: A Captivating Guide to Korean War History

by Captivating History

Explore how the Korean War Started, the Aftermath and the Events in BetweenFree History BONUS Inside!The narrative of the Korean War in the West, and particularly in the United States, tells the tale of a conflict between two global superpowers and competing ideologies in a far-flung corner of the globe. The reality is that the wheels of motion that drove the country to war in 1950 began turning long before American boots set foot on Korean soil. The heart of the conflict was a civil war between a population arbitrarily divided by colonization and the global geopolitics at the end of the Second World War. Challenging the widely perpetuated Western narrative and getting to the core of the Korean conflict is no easy feat. From assumptions that the outbreak of war was a deliberate act of comm...

Genre: History, Asia, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 18 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Secret Societies Box Set 8 Books in 1: Hidden History and Treasure of the Knights Templar - Origins and Last 100 Years of Freemasons - Illuminati - Skull and Bones - Priory of Sion - Opus Dei

by Conrad Bauer

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Genre: History, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Religion & Spirituality, Other Practices
Size: 593 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 18 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

Bitumen: The people, performance and passions behind Alberta's oil sands

by Peter McKenzie-Brown

This book covers the written record of Alberta's oil sands - the world's second-largest petroleum resource - from 1715 to the present day. The focus is on men and women who contributed to the enormous scientific and technological advances that enabled the oil sands sector to become a petroleum giant. Equally, it reviews recent developments that make much of the sector at best marginally economic.According to renowned petroleum historian Earle Gray, the book "is a powerful addition to the corpus of writing about Canada’s petroleum industry. But it is more than history: it is an account of current challenges and visions of future possibilities. While he focuses on the vast oil deposits in the Alberta oil sands, he also sheds wide-ranging light on other aspects of the Canadian petroleum ind...

Genre: History, Historical Study, World
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 18 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

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by Ruby Opal

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Genre: History, Historical Study
Size: 11 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 18 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

A Brief History Of Hawaii: Learn The History of Hawaii in 5 Minutes

by Century Publisher

Take 5 minutes to learn about the history of Hawaii state via beautiful graphic designs...

Genre: History, Historical Study
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 18 September 2019 onward PDT/PST 

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