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Railroad Employees In Wake County North Carolina
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / Pictorial
My eBook profiles employees of the Seaboard Air Line Railroad, Raleigh and Augusta Air Line Railroad, and Southern Railway. Each of these railroad companies kept offices in Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina by the late 19th century. Individual workers include train executives, conductors, moulders, firemen, engineers, clerks, and laborers. The text was compiled from city directories, 1880-1917.
Savannah: The New Century Guidebook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,650. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Whether you're George Washington or Meg Ryan, Clint Eastwood or Julia Roberts, Billy Bob Thornton or The Lady Chablis, you'll love Savannah's old, oak-shaded boulevards, her striking array of ironwork and classical architecture, her quiet parks, towering history, bustling Waterfront, and Old South ways.
Ironwork of Savannah
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,140. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
"Savannah's ironwork communicates to us in a language as clear as any spoken or written tongue. Bootscrapers advise of the poor conditions of the roadways of their day; a lamp-post explains how the city was illuminated; a chimney-crane or a cauldron tell how people cooked their food." --From "Ironwork of Savannah"
Homemade Thunder: War on the South Coast 1861-1865
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,550. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Bloody warfare raged along the South Atlantic coast from 1861 until 1865, much of it overlooked in the headlines of the day, later quickly and happily forgotten. But it happened, American against American, brother against brother, father against son, neighbor against neighbor along the quiet tide creeks and hidden inlets and across the trackless, sighing green marshes.
Through the Eyes of a Poet: The Life and Writings of Kate Fort Codington
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,620. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Kate Fort Codington was a gracious lady of old-line Atlanta society whose roots were deeply embedded in the Victorian concept of dignity and decorum that characterized the aristocratic “Old South.” Using her poems and short stories, and a few memoirs of friends and family, Dory Codington has narrated the width and breadth of the life of this amazing woman, and the century in which she lived.