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A Walking Tour of Georgetown
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Washington DC's Georgetown from walkthetown.com is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
The Visitors
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A poignant and moving short story of the differences between the modern age and one long gone seen though the eyes of a man who has seen much in his journey through time. Coming near to the end of his life’s work he encounters a couple of strangers who bring him some unexpected news.
Downbound (Helen's Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 17,280. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A woman’s complex relationship with her charismatic brother-in-law descends to the point where she deems him a menace to her family.
Sonny's Swimming Lessons
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Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Eight year old Sonny lives on the Molly Q motor canal boat, with his parents and older sister Maggie, plying coal with a sixty one foot barge called the Molly B between the Collieries, Glassworks and the Paper Mills.
Chance Encounters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,840. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Chronicling the intersection of two lives, Chance and Emily's, as they meet up and separate throughout the years. Time and again they rescue each other, but can't seem to stay together as their lives are out of synch.
Enigma of Central America: Drug Highway of the Americas
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 64,130. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America
This second book of the Latin America Enigma series is a graphic portrayal exploring the history and the people important to the modern reality of Central America. This is the book you must read to understand this volatile part of the world.
The Secret of Blackberry Lane
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Series: The Lavender Series, Book 1 · , Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,040. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
An old hermitage, a lost 'pot' of gold, the rebuilding of the famous Wabash and Erie Canal, and the search for a missing shipping magnate form the background to Tana's and Thor's vacation with her grandparents near Port Gibson, Indiana, a newly constructed 'port town' on the canal route.
Panama 1914
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,180. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012 by Ken Rossignol. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
PANAMA 1914 IS NOW BOARDING! Join this great voyage through the history of the Panama Canal, which is, one hundred years after its completion, on the eve of a new chapter in its spectacular history. From the early explorers, many seeking a critical water connection between two of the world’s great oceans to the determination of the best engineers of America, the BIG DIG finally opened for ships.
The Far Bank
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 50,270. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate
*"The plot, characters, and interactions between the children and adults are all things editors look for." - Heacock Literary Agency ***** Keeping the bullies at bay, a paper route from hell, and a dangerous swim race across the Welland Canal will change Ricky's life forever. Getting through the week is going to take smarts, stamina, and plenty of courage.
La Rivière contrariée
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Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 99,360. Language: French. Published: July 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Un roman policier historique à rebondissements pour découvrir, comme si vous en étiez, l'invraisemblable aventure d'un canal pour bateaux sous la crête des Ardennes (1830). Une troublante intrigue à tiroirs. De l’Histoire, des histoires, des personnages de roc et de cire, en pleine tourmente politique et sociale. Un récit-immersion captivant, explosif et sensuel.