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Free History (NonFiction) eBooks: 10-21-2014

Free Historical ebooks for Kindle Kobo and Nook

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The rousing argument for independence that inspired a nation Published anonymously in 1776, this landmark political pamphlet spread across the colonies more rapidly than any document of its kind ever had before. Its words were read aloud in town squares, its pages affixed to tavern walls. Both a clear-eyed, plainly stated case for separation from G…

Common Sense (Dover Thrift Editions)
By Thomas Paine
Subgenre: Literary
(220 customer reviews)
Total Pages: 64
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Sam Grant made famous the expression ‘unconditional surrender’, which is how most of his campaigns ended – for his opponents.
A hard-drinking soldier in a hard-drinking army, he led the Union armies to victory, first in the West and then in the East, eventually compelling the main Confederate army under Robert E. Lee to surrender at Appomattox in …

Grant: The Man who Won The Civil War
By Robin Neillands
Subgenre: Military
(2 customer reviews)
Total Pages: 167
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Though the German Kriegsmarine had a force of just 65 U-boats at the outbreak of the Second World War there were more than 1100 U-boats built and commissioned over the course of the conflict. Of these nearly 800 had been destroyed by the Allies by the time the war was over and more than 200 of the remaining boats were scuttled or otherwise destroye…

Last of the Grey Wolves (The Post-War U-boats)
By John Peterson
Subgenre: Germany
(5 customer reviews)
Total Pages: 52
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***WARNING: BOOK CONTAINS LUSTY AND VIOLENT SCENES****
(This is the complete version of the previously released 3 part series of Naked in the Winter Wind (AMNESIA, ABANDONED, and ADOPTIONS)
Imagine falling right into the middle of your favorite historical romance story…and getting a thinner, rejuvenated body at the same time. That might sound ide…

Naked in the Winter Wind (The Fairies Saga Book 1)
By Dani Haviland
Subgenre: Literature & Fiction
(5 customer reviews)
Total Pages: 552
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Charles R. King utilizes his academic education in physics and classical history to apply an original quantitative and empirical face to the study of one of the more overlooked conflicts in antiquity, Rome’s Macedonian Wars. Accessible to both the professional historian and the buff, this 15 page analysis enables the reader to approach the Macedoni…

A Distraction: Rome’s Macedonian Wars
By Charles R. King
Subgenre: Greece
(3 customer reviews)
Total Pages: 18
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Emma Jacobs is pleased to present her new picture book for kids. This easy reading book for children contains fun facts about airplanes in detail among the content of, Children’s Book About Airplanes: A Kids Picture Book About Airplanes With Photos and Fun Facts.
This delightful picture book for children, ages about 4-10, contains a variety of fun …

Children’s Book About Airplanes: A Kids Picture Book About Airplanes With Photos and Fun Facts
By Emma Jacobs
Subgenre: Pictorial
(1 customer reviews)
Total Pages: 29
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Thomas Paine’s Common Sense first appeared on January 10, 1776, and the stroke of luck it enjoyed upon its appearance could hardly have been calculated to greater effect. The political tract immediately became the moral and intellectual touchstone for American colonists struggling to articulate their case for independence from England. It sold over…

Common Sense [NOOK Book]
By Thomas Paine
Subgenre: History
(65 customer reviews)
Total Pages: 94
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This book can be read in two ways. The odd-numbered chapters are about the American spy Nathan Hale. The even-numbered chapters are about the British spy John Andre. If you read all the odd numbered chapters first, and then all the even numbered chapters, you will read about events in the order in which they occurred. But if you read them in the or…

Enemy Spies: Nathan Hale and John Andre [NOOK Book]
By Karen Deal Robinson
Subgenre: History
(1 customer reviews)
Total Pages: 80
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(Enemy Spies: Nathan Hale and John Andre [NOOK Book] has 5 Stars/1 Reviews on amazon)

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For teachers We know that the Common Core State Standards are encouraging you to reevaluate the books that you assign to your students. To help you decide which books are right for your classroom, each free ebook in this series contains a Common Core–aligned teaching guide and a sample chapter. This free teaching guide for Lincoln: How…

A Teacher`s Guide to Lincoln: Common-Core Aligned Teacher Materials and a Sample Chapter [NOOK Book]
By Harold Holzer
Subgenre: History
(1 customer reviews)
Total Pages: 56
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(A Teacher`s Guide to Lincoln: Common-Core Aligned Teacher Materials and a Sample Chapter [NOOK Book] has 4 Stars/1 Reviews on amazon)

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Comprehensive biography of Elizabeth England’s famous sea dog by the noted 19th century scholar and author. This title is cited and recommended by Books for College Libraries; Catalogue of the Lamont Library, Harvard College; The American Historical Association’s Guide to Historical Literature….

Sir Francis Drake [NOOK Book]
By Julian Stafford Corbett
Subgenre: Historical Biography
(4 customer reviews)
File size: 342 KB
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Extraordinary inspirational true stories from the heart of the Middle East conflict….

Voices from Armageddon [NOOK Book]
By Larry Rich
Subgenre: History
(21 customer reviews)
File size: 220 KB
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Operational Training Unit 32 & 6 were part of the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan. These are the photographs of the pilot, navigator and wireless air gunner courses. The names of the individuals are listed from left to right under each photo along with course details….

RCAF Operational Training Unit 32 & 6 1944: 1945 [NOOK Book]
By John Low
Subgenre: History
(2 customer reviews)
File size: 5 MB
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FREE KOBO BOOKS
The rousing argument for independence that inspired a nation Published anonymously in 1776, this landmark political pamphlet spread across the colonies more rapidly than any document of its kind ever had before. Its words were read aloud in town squares, its pages affixed to tavern walls. Both a clear-eyed, plainly stated case for separation from G…

Common Sense
By Thomas Paine
Subgenre: Social & Cultural Studies, Political Science
(14137 customer reviews)
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She was conceived in the mind of an American philanthropist as the embodiment of his lifetime quest for the perfect schooner yacht. She was launched in a shipyard in Kiel, Germany, owned by the controversial Krupp family. She became embroiled in a monumental scandal involving the mishandling of construction contracts for Pearl Harbor`s defence. She…

Te Vega – The Story of a Schooner and Her People
By Michel Anctil
Subgenre: Nonfiction, History
(2 customer reviews)
Total Pages: 277
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(Te Vega – The Story of a Schooner and Her People has 4 Stars/2 Reviews on amazon)


Michele Lang is the author of the acclaimed LADY LAZARUS historical fantasy series from Tor. In this little guide, you will find a window into the historical and metaphysical context for the series – the intense, fascinating café culture of Budapest in the 1930s. A non-fiction collection of information and essays to complement the fantasy serie…

The World of Lady Lazarus
By Michele Lang
Subgenre: History, Austria & Hungary
(1 customer reviews)
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(The World of Lady Lazarus has 4.00 Stars/1 Reviews on goodreads)

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