Books tagged: history

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Newton Steel, Rime of the White Whale, and Trilogy(April 23rd, Ode to the Muskrat, On the Passing of the Mantis)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,530. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
A celebration of the spirit of a little known depression era labor strike, a commeration of Coleridge and Melville, and a collection of three rather Wordsworthian shorter works by the late black and Cherokee poetess from Detroit, Fayette Jones-Ziegler are offered here for your consideration and pleasure.
The Taking of the Amistad, Martin, and Malcolm
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Cinque leads the captives of the Amistad in their revolt for freedom in this rendering of the infamous slave uprising written by Fayette Jones-Ziegler. Also included here is an inspiring biographical poem about Martin Luther King, and another moving depiction of the life of Malcolm X.
The Bandit of Monte Lepre
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
In this depiction of a Robin Hood figure in post-war Sicily, Fayette Jones-Ziegler has captured the story of Salvatore Giuliani, creating a sense of the desparate conditions that led to his adventures and end.
Flank Hawk
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Series: First Civilization's Legacy, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 141,380. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2009 by Gryphonwood Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
What happens when fire-breathing dragons battle Stukas for aerial supremacy over a battlefield? Can earth magic defeat a panzer? Krish, a farmhand turned mercenary, witnesses this and more while facing the Necromancer King's war machines resurrected from before First Civilization's fall. Flank Hawk is set in the future where magic exists and brutish ogres are more than a child’s nightmare.
Who Stole the Train?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,880. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2009 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This short, nonfiction semi-biographical story from WWII tells of an Army Officer and five enlisted men racing the Russians to capture a Japanese experimental laser cannon. The weapon is located on a cliff overlooking the Sea of Japan. Read this entertaining account to find out who ultimately won the race and the extremes they went to in order to complete their mission!
The Quick Quirk Quiz - Dinnertime Edition
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
You’ll never look at your dinner plate the same way again after reading the amazing origins behind the things we eat for supper. Your freezer is full of fascinating stories of the men, the women, and the miracles behind the invention of the items you stuff into your microwave and your mouth. 28 tales will whet your appetite for more. Can you match the product to the story of its creation?
The Pict
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,690. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In this richly detailed historical novel, the Pictish tribes of Scotland unite under the indomitable spirit of one man to stand firm in the face of Roman aggression.
A Ransomed Yankee: Epic Voyage of the Whleship Milo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,290. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2009 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
One week after Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address, on a calm morning, the Whaleship Milo sailed out of New Bedford harbor on a voyage that would impact many lives and make Civil war history. This is her story.
Berserk Revenge
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Price: Free! Words: 66,640. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Berserk Revenge is a literary historical thriller, written in the style of authentic ancient Norse sagas. For lovers of action fiction, poetry and/or alternate history.
Bahamian Rhapsody
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,530. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2009 by M-y Books. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
Book Two in the History Detective Quartet finds Guy Tresanton and Rose running their Bahamian sail charter company but experiencing a sudden downturn in business. Is it their old enemy the Teacher or the mysterious entrepeneur Stig Oleson obsessed with his super cruise liners and breeding camps..