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Vasco da Gama A Passage To India
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Adventure & Adventurers, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Exploration & Discovery
Vasco da Gama captained the largest of three small ships that sailed from Lisbon, Portugal in 1497. The ships traveled to a very uncertain and awe inspiring journey. Sailing for India via the southern tip of Africa, da Gama was told by his king to bring greetings to Prester John, a legendary personage who supposedly ruled a Christian empire in the East. My e-book looks closely at da Gama's voyage.
American History (According to Roaches): How Roaches Helped Columbus Find a New World
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
This is the story of Columbus from a roach's point of view. These pesky little insects believe they are the ones who helped Columbus discover America and that without their help he could not have done it! This volume gives a good summary of this historic venture even for skeptics who don't believe roaches had anything to do with it. This is the first of fifty books in the 'Roach History' series
Places Of Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,210. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Five short stories of Speculative Fiction. In PLACES OF TIME a Russian unhappy with the breakup of the Soviet Union has invented a time machine. TIMESTOPPER is a short short of time manipulation. THE FLOWER THIEF is light horror about a man peddling flowers on the street; but he gets his wares from an unsavory supplier. Two JACKSON CRUZ stories take us into both outer space, and cyberspace.
Lost Days of the Pinta
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,140. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In 1492, the Pinta abandoned its fleet for 46 days. Over five centuries later, the truth of that voyage threatens to rewrite history and to change the future. Two brothers are caught between an organization devoted to keeping, and one bent on revealing its secret to the world. Garron and Jacob follow clues on ancient documents in their pursuit of the truth behind the Lost Days of the Pinta.
366 Squared Volume 1: January
Series: 366 Squared. Price: Free! Words: 13,560. Language: British English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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One day, one story, at exactly 366 words each, that is the promise of 366 SQUARED, the short-short story/flash fiction collection that raises the question "In the age of multi-novel book series, is this guy for real?" Yes he is, and 366 SQUARED is the launch of a new era in literature for busy people. Volume 1 contains 31 stories, vignettes or mini-essays, each at precisely 366 words.
Columbus Legacy, African Perspective
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,730. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
This presentation represents an African perspective and summarizes how his legacy has an ever lasting effect on African-Americans in the western hemisphere and Africans in Africa.
La Virada Por La Estela de la Adversidad: El Cuarto Viaje Desafortunado De Cristóbal Colón
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,860. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » General
This dual-language book about the calamitous fourth voyage of Christoper Columbus is designed for English-Speakers studying Spanish. The Spanish text is shown in boldface followed immediately by the English translation in italics. One can easily read the book in Spanish as one normally would or quickly check the translation to see how good their comprehension is.
Adversity's Wake: The Calamitous Fourth Voyage of Christopher Columbus
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,870. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » General
This dual-language book about the calamitous fourth voyage of Christoper Columbus is designed for Spanish-Speakers studying English. English is shown in boldface followed immediately by the Spanish translation in italics. One can easily read the book in English as one normally would or quickly check the translation to see how good their comprehension is.
The Empty Hammock
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,070. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Workaholic, Ana Mendez, was certain that her mother was getting senile, when she said she found a treasure chest in the back yard. After unsuccessfully trying to open the old treasure chest, Ana fell asleep in a hammock, and woke up in the year 1494 in Jamaica! It was the time of the Tainos, a time when life seemed simpler, but Ana knew that all of that was about to change.
Para News The Very Best of Richard Thomas
You set the price! Words: 95,030. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
A gripping account of the very latest developments in the esoteric worlds of conspiracy theories, Ufology, paranormal investigations and the bizarre. The book takes a critical look at timeslips, ghosts, UFOs, cryptids, mind control, aliens, disinformation, black-ops, the Bermuda Triangle and a host of other paranormal phenomena. Includes interviews with the main players in the field.