Books tagged: colonial history

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Colonial Gothic: Templates
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,900. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
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.
Colonial Gothic: The Defeated Dead
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,710. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Set in the Northwestern Territories, The Defeated Dead is a new adventure designed for Colonial Gothic. Included are details of the Ohio Territories, as well as some of the most important forts located there.
Planet Explorers Philadelphia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Explore the planet with this Philadelphia guidebook written just for kids. These pages include everything tweens need to know about Philly and nearby attractions. Don't miss the awesome fun facts and active hyperlinks throughout--Planet Explorers guidebooks turn the whole world into a learning experience.
The Graves of the Golden Bear: Ancient Fortresses and Monuments of the Ohio Valley
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,030. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
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.
The Flame Of Freedom
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,790. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011 by Gabriel Murray. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The untold story of the first American flag and the women's war during the American Revolution.
The Barefoot Sergeant
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Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Short historical fiction. What happens to the "primitive" or "primal" art from Africa? The prices of African art are fueled by strange prejudices. In this story about Benin, a hero from the 1930s escapes oblivion and finds a home.
Letters of a Convict Girl, Age 11
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
At age 11 Rosie O'Brien is sentenced to 14 years in prison and transported to the other side of the world – the far Colony of New South Wales. In this wild place she has only herself to rely on. Her letters home record the trials, hardships and miracles that befall her. Somewhere in this God forsaken land is her convict father, but is he alive? Based on actual convict experiences.
Imperialism, the Highest Stage of Capitalism - including full original text by Lenin
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,930. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Lenin's Imperialism, the Highest Stage of Capitalism" was published in the summer of 1917. Although one of Lenin's shorter works, it is widely recognised as being one of his most immediately influential. The introduction by historian Rupert Matthews sets the book in its historic setting and explains why it was such a profoundly influential work when it first came out.
Soaring With Cockatoos
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 106,650. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
The last decades of the nineteenth century. European powers are colonising the whole planet and seem unstoppable. In the British colony of Western Australia white settlers ignore the rights of the Aborigines, murder them or chase them from their land, or perhaps readmit them to work as unpaid labourers on newly created properties. This is their story...
Campaign Zen 500b.c. - 2012: Colonial March thru Election History Told in Tavern Doggerel.
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 22,760. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A colonial march thru election history, filled with humor, insights and political commentary. From first elections in Athens 500 BC to 2012. A look at our democracy as a sport needing our participation. Guaranteed to make you laugh!