Books tagged: abolition

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Give Me Your Name
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 86,350. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After Julia Hamilton's placid life is changed by a horrifying encounter with a runaway slave, she becomes a covert to the abolitionist cause. Her parents send her away from Boston to a girl's school in Charleston but they can't get her to change her mind about slavery. Friends in Bleeding Kansas and a young man convince her to go west for the cause.
Freedom's Southern Line
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 153,960. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After their elopement, Julia Hamilton and Peter Anderson head west to join the fight for freedom in Kansas. The troubles start as soon as they arrive. Lawrence is burned and sacked and John Brown exacts retribution for it. After the summer of 1856 when slave power is finally broken in Kansas, Peter starts a business and becomes a wealthy man. But tragedy follows and the worst is yet to come b
A Grandfather's Legacy
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Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
A story about a families sacrifice during the civil war and the funny conclusion that makes their abolitionists sacrifices moot.
Four Summers Waiting
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,380. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
This Civil War epic describes a young woman's determination to help causes she believes in.Caught up in a nation at war,Maria strives to balance her love for a Union surgeon with her father's opposition to the war. Authentic diary excerpts and letters chronicle the struggles and hopes of Maria and Henry. Fiction based on fact, readers learn much about restrictions placed on women of the 1800's.
Obscure Stories of the Civil War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,110. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This collection of short stories narrates the history of obscure and fascinating Civil War events.
Each Other
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,670. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Each Other: A Novel is the story of Annie Cunningham, a Union spy during the (American) Civil War and the complications created against the backdrop of her love affair with Warren Dodd, a Confederate Captain. Beginning and ending in 1891, the novel wraps around a story of Annie and Warren through the events of 1862 in northern Virginia.
The Salvationist
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,290. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012 by MindWingsAudio. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Fannie Johnston, a young 22 year-old cadet on her first march through one of America’s small western mining towns in 1880, pulls a young girl from the clutches of a Bisbee, Arizona mining tycoon and accidentally shoots him. She is suddenly propelled to the headlines of the local paper and becomes the center of a newspaper war.
19 Years 10 Months 24 Days
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,140. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A novel of time-travel and the Underground Railroad. Museum tour guide Sophie Irving is one day caught in a rainstorm that begins a chain of encounters with people from the past. As instances of time travel become stronger, Sophie and two of her friends land themselves in a posse of vigilante abolitionists and a dangerous plot to rescue a group of slaves from an 1857 auction.
Donovan the Ridiculous
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Series: Jovial Tales. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,740. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
With Princess Ursula being held captive by a dragon, King Donovan must find a champion to rescue her. With no heroes stepping forward, he is forced to embark on the journey himself. Unfortunately, he has never left the luxuries of his castle's walls and must rely on a reluctant knight to read to him from an encyclopedia to identify even the most basic elements of the outside world.
Hannah Rose
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,400. Language: American English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Romance
Captain Ahab is dead, the victim of his own pride. Hannah, his widow, and their son flee Nantucket to escape the infamy of his maniacal behavior. Visiting old friends in Boston, Hannah meets kind and warm Captain Lazarus and the dashing Captain Longwood. But before she can consider remarrying, Hannah has another encounter that shakes the very foundation of all she believes, slavery.