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Churchill and Roosevelt: A Captivating Guide to the Life of Frank...
by Captivating History

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English

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242

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August 04, 2017

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<h2>Explore the Lives and Relationship of Two Great Leaders: Churchill and Roosevelt</h2><br /><b>Free History <u>BONUS</u> Inside!</b><br /><br /><b>Two captivating manuscripts in one book:</b><br /><ul><li>Winston Churchill: A Captivating Guide to the Life of Winston S. Churchill</li><li>Franklin Roosevelt: A Captivating Guide to the Life of FDR</li></ul>Any general biography of Churchill and Roosevelt will provide an overview of their greatest achievements, but Winston and Franklin had other goals and desires that are often ignored and forgotten. What were they? They both had a family—a childhood and children of their own—and a phenomenal political career. This book will examine their relationship as well as their individual lives.<br /><br /><h2>Some of the topics covered in the first manuscript on Winston Churchill include:</h2><br /><ul><li>Churchill’s Personal Life</li><li>His Mental Health</li><li>Childhood and Early Education</li><li>Military Service</li><li>Early Political Career and World War I</li><li>The Wilderness Years and Rearmament</li><li>World War II</li><li>Post-World War II and Second Term</li><li>The United States and the Soviet Union</li><li>And much more!</li></ul><h2>Some of the topics covered in the second manuscript on Franklin D. Roosevelt include:</h2><br /><ul><li>FDR's Childhood and Education</li><li>His Personal Life</li><li>Early Political Career</li><li>Polio and Governing of New York</li><li>1932 Presidential Election</li><li>First Term in Presidency</li><li>Second Term in Presidency</li><li>Third Term in Presidency</li><li>Relations with Foreign Leadership</li><li>And much more!</li></ul><h2>Scroll to the top and select the "BUY NOW" button for instant download</h2>
Mayflower: A History From Beginning to End
by Hourly History

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51

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October 02, 2016

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The story of the Mayflower is one of adventure, courage, and destiny. The Mayflower was the ship that launched a nation. She left from England in September of 1620, carrying 102 English Separatists to a new life, one that came with the freedom to practice their religious beliefs as they saw fit. These Pilgrims had the courage of their convictions. They had already potentially faced execution for practicing their beliefs and now they were willing to uproot their lives, their families, and their homes, to sign contracts of indentured servitude for them and their children - all to find what they called freedom in a foreign land. <br /><br /><h2>Inside you will read about...</h2><br />✓ How Religious Upheaval Shaped American Colonization<br />✓ The Ship that Launched a Nation’s Future<br />✓ The Contract and the Crossing<br />✓ Arrival in America<br />✓ Early Life in the Colonies<br />✓ Pilgrims and Puritans<br />✓ The Ideology that Shaped a Nation<br /><br />Their journey was one of courage and destiny as they forged ahead, crossing an ocean to settle in a harsh environment. They faced storms and dangerous adversaries to get to the New World. There, they built a life based on the values they held sacred, and those values would form the foundation of a new nation almost a century later. This eBook tells the story of their adventure in a concise yet thorough manner that is packed with historical detail and enjoyable to read.
Winston Churchill: A Captivating Guide to the Life of Winston S. ...
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206

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July 02, 2017

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<h2>Explore How Churchill Went From Schoolboy Failure to Wartime Hero</h2><br /><b>Free History <u>BONUS</u> Inside!</b><br /><br />As a British politician who was well known for serving twice as prime minister for the United Kingdom and as an infamous war organizer, leader Winston S. Churchill filled his long life with achievements and recognition plotted throughout every modern history book. Most famously, he led Great Britain into victory over Nazi Germany during World War II in his first run as prime minister and played an essential role in negotiating peace once the war reached an unsteady end. Commonly, his name is associated as one of the “Big Three” alongside United States President Franklin D. Roosevelt and Soviet Union leader Joseph Stalin. In unity, the three men helped lead the world to a resolution from the violence and terror that reigned in World War II. <br /><br />Winston S. Churchill was more than a military and government leader, though. He lived an entire life full of accomplishments that defined him as a singular person, rather than a government and military leader. In 1953, he won the Nobel Prize for Literature for his “mastery of historical and biographical description as well as for brilliant oratory in defending exalted human values.” Although he maintained a somewhat monotone voice over the radio, Churchill excelled in speaking to live crowds as he imparted encouraging words and recounted tales of his life adventures. On top of these accomplishments as a writer and a trailblazer, Churchill is famous for his endless reserves of energy and his need for little sleep, which allowed him to pursue many projects and hobbies outside of his governmental duties. Among many other possible descriptions, Winton Churchill categorizes as a father, a husband, a painter, a war hero, a politician, a soldier, a smoker, a gambler, and a philosopher.<br /><br /><h2>Some of the topics covered in this book include:</h2><br /><ul><li>Churchill’s Personal Life</li><li>His Mental Health</li><li>Childhood and Early Education</li><li>Military Service</li><li>Early Political Career and World War I</li><li>The Wilderness Years and Rearmament</li><li>World War II</li><li>Post-World War II and Second Term</li><li>The United States and the Soviet Union</li><li>And much more!</li></ul>Any general biography of Winston S. Churchill will provide an overview of his greatest achievements, but Churchill had other goals and desires that are often ignored and forgotten. What were they? Churchill had a family—a childhood and children of his own—and a political career that began at a young age. He spoke with and entertained some of the biggest names in the world, within both the political and social realms. How did he interact with Franklin D. Roosevelt? With Mahatma Gandhi? Beneath the accolades and accomplishments lies one important question: Who was Winston S. Churchill out of the spotlight? What were his struggles and personal goals? Was he an average man in some ways? The following book is an outline of Winston S. Churchill’s life that not only gives a brief overview of his best-known feats but also provides a glimpse into who he was as a person. <br /><br /><h2>Scroll to the top and select the "BUY NOW" button for instant download</h2>
War of 1812: A History From Beginning to End
by Henry Freeman

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English

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51

Publication Date

July 17, 2016

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<h1>War of 1812</h1><br />The War of 1812 is often forgotten when we think about the history of the United States. Yet the effects of what seems a minor and insignificant conflict are far-reaching, even to today. The world settled into the roles it would play out for decades, and the boundaries of the United States and Canada would be set for the next two hundred years. <br /><br /><h2>Inside you will read about...</h2><br />✓ The Beginning of the War<br />✓ From Tippecanoe to War Hawks<br />✓ The War in the North<br />✓ The Battles of the Middle United States: Iowa and Lake Erie<br />✓ The Patriot’s War<br />✓ Washington in Flames<br />✓ A Bit About Pirates<br />✓ What is the impact of the War of 1812?<br /><b>And much more!</b><br /><br />Unlikely heroes would rise, leading to eventual power, while Native Americans would play out their own struggle on a backdrop of bloodshed and intrigue.
History of the Great War, 1914-1918
by Carlton J. H. Hayes

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October 18, 2019

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"Self-interest was the dominant note of the years immediately preceding the outbreak of the Great War. In economics and in politics, among individuals, social classes, and nations, flourished a self-interest that tended more and more to degenerate into mere cynical selfishness... There was no international organization. There was no general authority for the determination of disputes and for the regulation of world interests. There were at the opening of the twentieth century some fifty states, in theory absolutely independent, sovereign, and equal. In fact, the fifty were very unequal and even the strongest among them was not strong enough to maintain its independence should the others unite against it. Yet each proceeded to act on the assumption in most cases that it was self-sufficient and that its own self-interest was its supreme guide."<br /><br />Carlton J. H. Hayes<br /><br /> 
World War 1: A History From Beginning to End
by Henry Freeman

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English

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52

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September 12, 2016

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<h1>World War I</h1><br />World War One was one of the bloodiest wars in modern history. At its end, it had claimed over seventeen million lives. It led to the collapse of nations, the abdication of monarchies and ended empires. Entire divisions of men perished in the pursuit of mere miles of uninhabitable wasteland––towns were pulverized and millions displaced. It became a horrendous war of attrition, each side competing to kill as many of their foe as possible. <br /><br /><h2>Inside you will read about...</h2><br />✓ 1914 - Blood Is Spilled<br />✓ 1915 - The Dawn Of The Industrialized War<br />✓ 1916 - Unrelenting Bloodshed<br />✓ 1917 - Revolution, Revelation and Catastrophe<br />✓ 1918 - The Great War At An End<br /><br />It became the first industrialized war in history and introduced revolutionary technology into the fray. The Airplane, the Tank and the Machine Gun first saw action collectively during the conflict. It was also the first war in which poison gas was used to choke young men out of their trenches. <br />This book is a timeline account of the important events that shaped the First World War. It details the events and causes that led the world to war. This book covers the milestone moments, important battles, and how the outcome changed the world forever.
True Crime Stories: A Prequel: 4 Shocking True Crime Cases
by Jack Rosewood

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English

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80

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February 24, 2017

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There are killers who stalk their prey, learning all they can about an intended target before striking. Some commit the act of murder out of hatred or revenge for someone in their lives. Killers like Detlev Guenzel searched for like-minded souls who would allow them to indulge in their deepest darkest fantasies. Then of course, there are those who brutally murder for no apparent reason whatsoever. <br /><br />Each of the four true crime murder cases in this true crime anthology are all different from each other in many ways. The wife who was cast aside for a much younger model; the vore who sought out a willing participant in the act of consensual homicide and cannibalism; the young man who butchered his elderly neighbours; and the man whose partners either disappeared or turned up dead over the period of 54 years. <br /><br />For these true crime murder stories we delve into the background of each killer, the acts they committed, and the criminal investigation that brought them down. We look at why they killed, even when there seems to be no apparent motive. True murder cases like these are hard to fathom, and will leave you wondering about the horrors of humanity. True crime stories are the most frightening of all, as you discover what people have the capability of doing to others.<br /><br />This is a prequel to Jack Rosewood's best true crime books series, True Crime Stories.
Age of Enlightenment: A History From Beginning to End
by Hourly History

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English

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50

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December 06, 2016

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<h1>Age of Enlightenment</h1><br /><b>* * *Download for FREE on Kindle Unlimited + Free BONUS Inside!* * *<br /><br />Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.</b><br /><br />From its beginnings as a loosely definable group of philosophical ideas to the culmination of its revolutionary effect on public life in Europe, the Age of Enlightenment is the defining intellectual and cultural movement of the modern world. Using reason as its core value, the Enlightenment believed that progress and the betterment of the human condition was inevitable. <br /><br /><h2>Inside you will read about…</h2><br />✓ The Great Thinkers of the Enlightenment<br />✓ Engaging With Religion<br />✓ Morality in the Age of Enlightenment<br />✓ Society in the Age of Enlightenment<br />✓ Science and Political Economy<br />✓ The Enlightenment and the Public<br />✓ Print Culture and the Press<br /><br />Philosophies of the Enlightenment gave birth to the disciplines of political science, economic theory, sociology and anthropology, the disciplines that still form the basis of how we understand life in the 21st century. A bold attack on the Church, the State and the Monarchy, the Age of Enlightenment was a direct challenge to the status quo that sought freedom for all.
The Renaissance: A History From Beginning to End (Leonardo Da Vin...
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English

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47

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May 29, 2016

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<h1>☆ The Renaissance ☆</h1><br />During the Middle Ages, the nations of Europe forged new identities that moved them away from the lost glory of the Roman Empire into their own ethnicity. The experience of maturation was often clumsy and out of step, an evolutionary process that saw the nation's developing at their own pace as they struggled to replace the protection of Rome with their own home-grown strength. What the nations, once they were ready to be described in that manner, did have was the Roman Catholic Church, which defined itself as the spiritual protector of Christian believers. But the dutiful Christians of the Middle Ages who sought orthodoxy and for the most part obeyed the papal rules underwent a change when the Middle Ages ended. The Renaissance, or rebirth, was a period of time when Europeans began to question what they had been told was sacrosanct. Through art, inventions, science, literature, and theology, the separate nations of the European continent sought answers that the Roman Catholic Church was unwilling, or perhaps unable, to offer. <br /><br /><h2>Inside you will read about...</h2><br />✓ The Rebirth of Europe<br />✓ The Italian Renaissance<br />✓ The French Renaissance<br />✓ The Spanish Renaissance<br />✓ The German Renaissance<br />✓ The Low Countries Renaissance<br />✓ The English Renaissance<br />✓ Here Be Dragons: Exploring the Unknown<br /><br />The Church that had become a powerful political entity was viewed with distrust and skepticism by many Christians; the spread of learning that accompanied the invention of Gutenberg’s printing press meant that bold new ideas were traveling across the boundaries of Europe faster than the Church could silence them. Lascivious, power-brokering popes could not bring a halt to the challenges they encountered when a German priest rebelled against corrupt practices that masqueraded as ecclesiastical authority. As the walls came tumbling down, humanism burst forth, inspiring the art of Michelangelo, the science of Vesalius, the literature of Shakespeare and Cervantes. But with the loss of religious uniformity came terrible conflicts: France suffered the St. Bartholomew’s Day Massacre; Spain welcomed the Inquisition to purge heresy; the Low Countries were split between Catholic and Protestant. The Renaissance was a triumph of the human spirit and a confirmation of human ability, even as it affirmed the willingness of men and women to die for the right to think freely.
Melania Trump: The Slovenian Side of the Story
by Sandi Gorisek

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English

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40

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January 12, 2017

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This book is a tribute to “good old times” from recent history that shaped everybody that grew up in this territory, including current USA’s first lady. It was written in the same way as my father and many others did build houses around Slovenia and/or ex-yugoslavia to provide shelters for their families. For my English writing debut I gathered few of my dearest friend following my father’s footsteps for successful construction. We are all from the part of Slovenian that is now gaining popularity due to mrs. Melania and do in my opinion have the necessary skills to “construct” this little “house”, including the audio narrated version, which is as part of this book our gift to readers and their friends. You can find the link for free download inside the book, enjoy getting to know us better.

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