Books tagged: colonial america

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Colonial Gothic: Templates
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,900. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Who are you? Find here, gentle reader, a collection of character concepts for both players and Gamemasters. Written by Graeme Davis, these character templates have been designed to make Hero creation quicker and easier. They supplement the backgrounds given in the core rulebook by adding more detail according to a more specific character concept.
Dark Splendor
Series: Dark Splendor. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,430. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011 by Trove Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Silvia Bradstreet comes to an isolated estate off the coast of colonial Georgia to be an indentured servant. But she soon finds herself a pawn in the devious schemes of Wilhelm Schlange, master of Serpent Tree Hall. Haunted by ghostly dreams and threatened by the island's deadly secrets, Silvia cannot trust her senses. But can she trust her passion for handsome sea captain Roman Toller?
Whispers at Midnight
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,780. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011 by Trove Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Amanda Fairfax met Ryne Sullivan when she came to take possession of the colonial Virginia plantation that was her legacy. Resentment burned in his dark blue eyes, yet once in his arms she could feel how fiercely he hungered for her, and how little she could resist. Cloaked in terror and mystery, Amanda could not fully trust her lover or her love, for each moment of ecstasy might be her last.
Historic Portsmouth, NH Walking Tour
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This Historic Portsmouth, NH Walking Tour meanders past stately mansions built by successful merchants and rows of brick commercial buildings constructed after the Great Portsmouth Fires. Nine route maps and detailed directions guide walkers to historic sights, including four buildings on the National Register of Historic Places, five National Historic Landmarks, and one American Treasure.
Bound with an Iron Chain: The Untold Story of How the British Transported 50,000 Convicts to Colonial America
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,230. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration, Nonfiction » History » American
In 1723, James Bell stole a book from a London bookstall. As punishment, he was loaded on a ship and sent to colonial America, where he was sold as an indentured servant. In telling the epic story of how thousands of British convicts like Bell were separated from families and transported to America in the 18th century, Anthony Vaver challenges the way we think about immigration to early America.
Caroline (Rakes & Rebels, Book 2)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,510. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
The year is 1783 and rakish Alexandre Beauvisage is returning from the Revolutionary War when he discovers Caroline, with no memory of her past, in the Connecticut woods. Against his better judgment, he takes the lovely foundling with him to his home in Philadelphia and finds his life increasingly complicated as the fiery attraction between them builds and Caro's dangerous past reaches
Silver Storm (Rakes & Rebels, Book 1)
Price: Free! Words: 110,940. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Dashing and dangerous Andre Raveneau is the Revolutionary War’s most reckless privateer captain when Devon Lindsay stows away aboard his ship after her Connecticut town has been burned by the British. Raveneau sardonically agrees to deliver her to her childhood sweetheart in Virginia but doesn’t count on his own potent attraction to the enchanting, courageous Devon.
Gunwitch: A Tale of the King's Coven
Series: Rose Bainbridge, Gunwitch, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 100,440. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
In 1718, in an England that might have been, the law found Rosalind Bainbridge guilty of witchcraft. In lieu of execution, she became Private Bainbridge of the 101st Pistoleers. A Gunwitch of the King's Coven. Twenty-four years later, dishonorably discharged and working as a scout on the Amerigon frontier, Rose's past comes looking for her.
The Graves of the Golden Bear: Ancient Fortresses and Monuments of the Ohio Valley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,020. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » American
From the earliest maps of the Gulf of Mexico by the Spanish explorers to the beginning of the 20th century, claims were made that a Welsh prince named Madoc brought thousands of colonists to North America centuries before Columbus. Find out how a 18th Century map and an inscription on an ancient fortress wall will make you doubt what you learned in history class.
Spring Fires (Rakes & Rebels, Book 4)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 144,490. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A Romantic Times “All Time Favorite” selection for 1984. Gold rating! At the dawn of a new nation – the captivating tale of a headstrong woman and an irresistible rogue for whom love is the ultimate challenge! Another "keeper" from Cynthia Wright.