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Shattered Paths: Young Jews saved by gypsies 1941 - Historical Novel by (Wininger) Livnat, Helen

It actually happened. Hard to believe that two teenagers and a special child, torn from their comfortable and insulated Jewish community in wartime Romania, were taken in by Gypsies camped in the forest. How could they find their places among the flamboyant people, whose lifestyle and ways...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Historical, History, Europe, Military, Literature & Fiction, Historical Fiction, World Literature, Eastern European, Jewish, Nonfiction, Biographical, European / Size: 261 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 5.00 / 5 5 reviews

The Great Book of Titanic: Interesting Stories, Random Facts and Amazing Trivia About Titanic by Bill O'Neill

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Genre: Humor & Entertainment, Puzzles & Games, History, Professional & Technical, Transportation, Education & Reference, Trivia & Fun Facts / Size: 2.38 mb / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 5.00 / 5 5 reviews

Robert Frost: The Life and Legacy of the Famous 20th Century American Poet by Charles River Editors

*Includes pictures*Includes a bibliography for further reading*Includes a table of contents“I'd like to get away from earth awhileAnd then come back to it and begin over.May no fate willfully misunderstand meAnd half grant what I wish and snatch me awayNot to return. Earth's the right pl...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Arts & Literature, History / Size: 48 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

M-16 versus AK-74: History and Confrontation: Unique modern and old world war technology by William S. Carson

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Genre: History, Asia, Military, Nonfiction / Size: 9.10 mb / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 5.00 / 5 5 reviews

Bwana Kidogo: Scenes from a colonial childhood by Chris Durrant

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Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Memoirs, History, Africa / Size: 79 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 5.00 / 5 5 reviews

World War II: 1944 (One Hour WW II History Books Book 6) by History by the Hour

In this one-hour history book, discover why 1944 was the year of no return. A year of triumph for the Allies and of despair for the Axis forces, as we uncover the main events of that year during World War II, the most lethal war of all times.As rapid as the Axis advance had been, it was ro...

Genre: History, Military / Size: 42 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 5.00 / 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 from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.90 / 5 5 reviews

RELEASE YOUR MIND: 7 simple ways to tear down self imposed wall, Release your untapped potentials and Build the life you want by Joy Ilozue

Do you think you could have achieved more in life?Do you feel stuck in life?Maybe you know exactly what it is limiting you or maybe you can't quite put your finger on it but you know something has to change.In "Release Your Mind" you will find workable methods with real life experiences no...

Genre: Business & Investing, Skills, Careers, Marketing & Sales, Self-Help, Inner Child, History / Size: 114 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.80 / 5 5 reviews

Marie Curie: A Life From Beginning to End (Biographies of Women in History Book 4) by Hourly History

Marie Curie* * *Download for FREE on Kindle Unlimited + Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.One of the most famous women of the twentieth century, Marie Curie was a trailblazer in the truest sense. Known for her discovery of two rad...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Specific Groups, History, Europe, Nonfiction / Size: 41 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.60 / 5 5 reviews

Helen Keller: A Life From Beginning to End (Biographies of Women in History Book 6) by Hourly History

Helen Keller* * *Download for FREE on Kindle Unlimited + Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.What was Helen Keller’s legacy to the world? Was it the impressive list of firsts that she accomplished as a deafblind person? Was it the...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Specific Groups, History, Americas, United States, Nonfiction / Size: 37 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.60 / 5 5 reviews

Stephen Hawking: A Life From Beginning to End by Hourly History

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Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Professionals & Academics, Specific Groups, History, Europe, Nonfiction / Size: 2.24 mb / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.50 / 5 5 reviews

The Great Depression: A History From Beginning to End by Hourly History

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Genre: Business & Investing, Economics, History, Americas, United States, Nonfiction, Professional & Technical, Accounting & Finance / Size: 2.43 mb / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.30 / 5 4 reviews

Stone and Steel: A Novel Of The Roman Empire (Colossus Book 1) by David Blixt

Judea, AD 66. A Roman legion suffers a catastrophic defeat at the hands of an angry band of Hebrews armed with only slings and spears.Knowing Emperor Nero's revenge will be swift and merciless, they must decide how to defend their land against the Roman invasion. Caught up in the tumult is...

Genre: History, Ancient, Literature & Fiction, Literary Fiction, Historical Fiction, World Literature, Italian, United States, Nonfiction, Teen & Young Adult, European, Action & Adventure, Historical, Romance / Size: 310 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.30 / 5 4 reviews

Still Waters (Sandhamn Murders Book 1) by Viveca Sten

On a hot July morning on Sweden’s idyllic vacation island of Sandhamn, a man takes his dog for a walk and makes a gruesome discovery: a body, tangled in fishing net, has washed ashore.Police detective Thomas Andreasson is the first to arrive on the scene. Before long, he has identified t...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Arts & Literature, Ethnic & National, Historical, Leaders & Notable People, Memoirs, Professionals & Academics, Reference & Collections, Regional U.S., Specific Groups, Travel, Children's eBooks, Literature & Fiction, Holidays & Celebrations, Computers & Technology, Cookbooks, Food & Wine, Baking, Canning & Preserving, Cooking by Ingredient, Culinary Arts & Techniques, Drinks & Beverages, Gastronomy, Meals, Natural Foods, Outdoor Cooking, Professional Cooking, Quick & Easy, Reference, Regional & International, Sp / Size: 387 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.10 / 5 4 reviews

Norse Mythology: A Fascinating Guide to Understanding the Sagas, Gods, Heroes, and Beliefs of the Vikings (Greek Mythology - Norse Mythology - Egyptian Mythology Book 2) by Matt Clayton

A Fascinating Guide to Understanding the Sagas, Gods, Heroes, and Beliefs of the VikingsThis book on Norse Mythology is part of the new series "Greek Mythology - Norse Mythology - Egyptian Mythology" that is written by the best-selling author Matt Clayton. In this ultimate guide on Norse M...

Genre: History, Europe, World, Nonfiction / Size: Unknown / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 3.50 / 5 4 reviews

Bronce Age Revelations by Santiago Sevilla

Newgrange in Ireland, Stonehenge in England, the dolmen in Caucasus, Russia are famous buildings in the Bronze Age. They have mysteries to reveal in this booklet....

Genre: History, Ancient, Nonfiction, Teen & Young Adult / Size: 32 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

Book Reviews: Membangkitkan Memori Kolektif Kesejarahan MALAYSIA-INDONESIA & Sejarah Lisan by Uqbah Iqbal

This book is a collection of papers presented at the historical dialogue conducted by the Malaysian Historical Society (on behalf of Malaysia) and Indonesian Historians Society (on behalf of Indonesia) in Johor Bahru from 1-3 October 2010, hosted and organized by Yayasan Warisan Johor. The...

Genre: History, Asia, Nonfiction / Size: Unknown / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

The Vikings by James Tyrell

The Viking reputation is of bloodthirsty seafaring warriors, repeatedly plundering the British Isles and the North Atlantic throughout the early Middle Ages. Yet Vikings were also traders, settlers and farmers, with complex artistic and linguistic culture.

James Tyrell reveals...

Genre: History, Ancient, Europe, World, Nonfiction / Size: 129 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 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, asp...

Genre: History, Ancient, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching / Size: 99 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 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 from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

Music that You Need to Know Before You Die: 1990s by David Drake

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Genre: Arts & Photography, Music, History, Nonfiction / Size: 26 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 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 from 17 February 2020 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 from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

Novels, Readers, and Reviewers: Responses to Fiction in Antebellum America by Nina Baym

This book describes and characterizes responses of American readers to fiction in the generation before the Civil War. It is based on close examination of the reviews of all novels—both American and European—that appeared in major American periodicals during the years 1840–1860, a pe...

Genre: History, Americas, United States, Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Nonfiction, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books / Size: 288 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

Sky and Telescope: The essential book of Astronomy by Joshua Mark

ASTRONOMERS, PLANETARY SCIENTISTS and space enthusiastsare waiting with baited breath for the launch of the Transiting ExoplanetSurvey Satellite, or TESS (see pages 20–25), the next planet-hunting spaceobservatory. Due to head into orbit towards the end of March, TESS willsurvey 200,000 ...

Genre: History, Science & Math, Astronomy & Space Science / Size: Unknown / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

Nuclear Summer: The Clash of Communities at the Seneca Women's Peace Encampment (The Anthropology of Contemporary Issues) by Louise Krasniewicz

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Genre: History, Americas, United States, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Politics & Government, Social Sciences / Size: 278 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

PEACE-FUL ART IMAGES: The art of Stephen Peace by Stephen Peace

Native American, graffiti, Street, People all are the subjects he covers and digitally enhances. Some of the art he hand embellishes....

Genre: Arts & Photography, Art, History, Nonfiction / Size: 15 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

Barack Obama: 200 Quotes By Barack Obama: President Quotes: 200 Interesting Quotes By America's 44th President Barack Obama by Howard Taylor

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Genre: History, Americas, United States, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Quotations / Size: 202 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

McAlisters Way - Free Serialisation Vol 05 Chapters 8 and 9 by Richard Marman

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Genre: History, Asia, Military, Literature & Fiction, Genre Fiction, Action & Adventure, Nonfiction, Romance, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Fantasy, Teen & Young Adult, Sea Adventures, War & Military / Size: 56 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

Operation Condor: The History of the Notorious Intelligence Operations Supported by the United States to Combat Communists across South America by Charles River Editors

*Includes pictures*Includes online resources and a bibliography for further reading*Includes a table of contents“Let's say there were 7,000 or 8,000 people who had to die to win the war against subversion... We couldn't execute them by firing squad. Neither could we take them to court......

Genre: History / Size: Unknown / Free from 17 February 2020 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 depi...

Genre: Arts & Photography, Art, History, Historical Study / Size: 52 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

History of Indian Freedom Struggle: 1547-1947 (Competitive exam Book 1) by Pranav Nerurkar

History of Indian Freedom Struggle (1547-1947) - A collection of major events....

Genre: History, Asia, Education & Reference, Test Preparation / Size: 171 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

Israel's Impossible Era: Israeli Giants - The Human Element in U.S.-Israel Relations (Israel Biography/Photographs Book 1) by Dr. Joyce Starr

The American-Israeli "love affair": Welcome to a time capsule of feats, memories and over 70 rare, historic photos - when the "giants" of Israel achieved the impossible time and again, frustrating and infuriating U.S. leaders, yet shaping and strengthening U.S.- Israel ties. When American...

Genre: History, Middle East, Nonfiction / Size: 255 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 5.00 / 5 5 reviews

Thou Shalt Innovate: How Israeli Ingenuity Repairs the World by Avi` Jorisch

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Genre: Business & Investing, Reference, History, Middle East, Nonfiction, Professional & Technical, Accounting & Finance, Professional Science, Science & Math, Technology / Size: 284 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.90 / 5 5 reviews

Secrets, Stories and Scandals of Ten Welsh Follies. by Graham Watkins

Secrets,Stories and Scandals of Ten Welsh Follies contains the stories behind ten weird and wonderful Welsh buildings.If you enjoy unusual tales, quirky human history and delight in the ridiculous and the vain you will enjoy this book. Discover why...The undefeated American Boxing Champion...

Genre: Arts & Photography, History, Europe, Nonfiction, Architecture / Size: 71 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.60 / 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 ...

Genre: History, Americas, Historical Study, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching / Size: 85 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.50 / 5 5 reviews

John Adams: A Life From Beginning to End (Biographies of US Presidents Book 2) by Hourly History

John Adams* * *Download for FREE on Kindle Unlimited + Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.The drama of the life of the second president of the United States has been stirringly chronicled both in print and on television. Yet the li...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Leaders & Notable People, Specific Groups, History, Americas, United States, Nonfiction / Size: 37 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.30 / 5 4 reviews

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★ Norse Mythology ★
Gods, Heroes and the Nine Worlds
Norse Mythology is not only a relic of history but a fascinating record that exhibits humanities unending stream of creativity. This eBook delves into the past and emerges with a legion of breath taking accounts of events...

Genre: History, Europe, World, Nonfiction / Size: 62 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 3.90 / 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 opportuni...

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 from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 3.40 / 5 3 reviews

Megaliths of South India and South East Asia: A Comparative Study by Ramanna H.S.

Front Cover Illustration: Menhir Statue, Indonesia

About the book:
The study of megaliths is one of the most fascinating subjects in Indian archaeology. Megaliths are also found in west Asia, west Europe, (erstwhile) U.S.S.R., Sri Lanka and south east Asia.

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Genre: History, Asia, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Social Sciences / Size: Unknown / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 1.00 / 5 1 review

The Diary of American Exceptionalism: Pivotal Events in American History 1783 - 2019 by Alan Sewell

“American Exceptionalism” has become a commonly heard expression in recent political discussions. It has many connotations, some of which may be perceived as chauvinistic by the politically correct.

What does it really mean?

Perhaps the best way to understand...

Genre: History, Americas, United States, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Politics & Government / Size: 152 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

Ancient Greek Consciousness (Introductions to Anthroposophy Book 3) by Rudolf Steiner

This booklet offers excerpts from three lectures by Rudolf Steiner on ancient Greek consciousness. The lectures are disparate: they date from 1911, 1921 and 1922, and they are all different in style. But they are unified by providing extraordinary insight into that consciousness which is s...

Genre: History, Ancient, Nonfiction, Religion & Spirituality, Occult / Size: 50 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 5.00 / 5 5 reviews

LSAT IntelliPREP: Effective Preparatory Practices to Ace LSAT by Intelligent+

The LSAT is approved by the American Bar Association and uses three kinds of questions for measuring your skills viz. verbal reasoning, analytical thinking, and critical reading. Is the test really hard? Well, the easier the LSAT test is, the better your scores will be. In the case of LSAT...

Genre: History, Americas, United States, Education & Reference, College & University, Test Preparation / Size: 120 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.90 / 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 from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.80 / 5 5 reviews

Buddhism for beginners: How to remove Stress and Anxiety from your life and start Understanding & Practicing Buddhism by Liam Chapra

Buddhism is all about letting go of the negative and selfish aspects of your life including your thoughts so that you can begin your journey to self-enlightenment. Buddhism is for everyone regardless of any differences. If you are determined and interested in Buddhism, Buddha, and their te...

Genre: History, Religion & Spirituality, Buddhism / Size: 45 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.70 / 5 5 reviews

New Zealand: People, Places and Events that Shaped the History of New Zealand by James Boyle

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Genre: History, Australia & Oceania / Size: 559 kb / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.00 / 5 4 reviews

The World’s Strangest Forgotten Conspiracy Theories by Conrad Bauer

Explore the World most astonishing and mystifying forgotten conspiracy theories. Not only are these possible cover-ups and controversial conspiracy theories fascinating, they will surprise you. Find out for yourself where the truth lies.
Everyone has that one theory they’re absolut...

Genre: History, Europe, World, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Religion & Spirituality, Other Practices / Size: 81 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 3.60 / 5 4 reviews

Weirder War Two: More Strange Facts, Unsolved Mysteries and Tall Tales from the Second World War by Richard Denham

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Genre: History, Military, Education & Reference, Trivia & Fun Facts / Size: Unknown / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 3.00 / 5 3 reviews

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 collect...

Genre: History, Europe, Historical Study, Military, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Politics & Government, Social Sciences / Size: 254 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

Dear Congress: Exercising My First Amendment Pen In 2018 by Simone Ilese

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Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Historical, Leaders & Notable People, Specific Groups, History, Americas, United States, Professional & Technical, Law, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching, College & University, Politics & Social Sciences, Politics & Government / Size: 31 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

Brief Practical Psychological Tips for Surviving in Combat: Features of fast battles in the city by Jim R. Winslow

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Genre: History, Military / Size: 27 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

Maimonides and Spinoza Come to Dinner: A Hypothetical Conversation by Bejarano Gutierrez, Juan Marcos

This book explores some of the prevailing attitudes and ideas held by Maimonides, or the Rambam, i.e., Rabbi Moses ben Maimon, and Benedictus (Baruch) Spinoza on the subject of knowing God. A hypothetical dialogue between these two philosophers and I is presented....

Genre: History, Nonfiction, Religion & Spirituality, Judaism / Size: 25 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

8th Brigade Original: The World War of Willy Thompson (Their World War Book 2) by Allan A. Murray

This is the story of a strong and quietly determined Australian Digger from World War I.When the first official Australian casualty lists of the War were released at the beginning of May 1915, William ‘Willy’ Thompson, from Newcastle, New South Wales, decided to enlist. He was in searc...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Historical, Professionals & Academics, History, Military, Nonfiction / Size: 57 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

More Haunted Inns (Mike Covell Investigates Book 5) by Mike Covell

Mike Covell investigates more haunted inns and hostelries in Hull, looking at some of the older locations such as Ye Olde Black Boy and Ye Olde White Hart, exploring their history, and documenting the stories attached to them.Step back in time through these places' history, put together wi...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Historical, History, Europe, Nonfiction, Religion & Spirituality, Occult / Size: 212 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

Unsolved mysteries and secrets of history (Extended edition): Great powers of forgotten worlds by Jennifer S. Dawson

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Genre: History, Ancient, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Trivia & Fun Facts / Size: 2.94 mb / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

The U.S.S. La Porte (APA 151), The “Pearl of the Pacific”: Naval Ensign, Elliott LaMonte Brainard, (D), USNR, Officer of the Line, Relates His Experiences During World War II by T. H. Logwood

The U.S.S. La PORTE (APA 151), The “Pearl of the Pacific, attack transport was an amazing ship. “The Way It Was Then”, At That Time, Out There, Never To Be Again! In the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of War, during World War II. The Personnel Insight and Experiences of a twenty-year old, J...

Genre: History, Americas, United States, Military, Nonfiction / Size: 407 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

George Mendonsa: My Kiss on V J Day & How it Influenced the World, South Pacific War, Education, Educational, Nonfiction by Indiana Ellington

George Mendonsa – Is the famous WWII veteran who was snapped in a photo kissing a lady in Times Square on V-J Day. George Mendonsa was from Newport, Rhode Island & based with the USS the Sullivan’s. The Kissing soldier became the iconic end of WWII!It was the 14th of August 1945 when A...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Historical, Specific Groups, History, Americas, United States / Size: 16 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

Foster's Even Odder Irish Oddities by Allen Foster

Foster's Even Odder Irish Oddities is a wonderful collection of extraordinary facts and strange coincidences. it's packed with little-known tales that are sure to fascinate and entertain.Did you know?•Dublin Doctor Jonathan Osborne (1794-1864) had himself buried in an upright coffin beca...

Genre: History, Education & Reference, Trivia & Fun Facts / Size: 151 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 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 t...

Genre: History, Historical Study, World, Politics & Social Sciences, Politics & Government / Size: 134 pages / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

Glenn Miller: The Life and Legacy of Early 20th Century America’s Most Popular Musician by Charles River Editors

*Includes pictures*Includes a bibliography for further reading*Includes a table of contents“A band ought to have a sound all of its own. It ought to have a personality.” – Glenn MillerSprightly swing music spills across the dimly lit club. The grayish curtains of cigarette smoke part...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Arts & Literature, History, Americas, United States, Nonfiction / Size: Unknown / Free from 17 February 2020 PDT/PST 

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