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The Dead London Chronicles: Vol II, July 2016
Price: Free! Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016 by Catherine Curzon. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Step back in time for volume II of an 18th century world where highwaymen roamed the roads, artists faded in obscure unhappiness, silk-clad poodles held London society enraptured and viscounts couldn't feel their own thumbs. Here be monsters, magic and lonely doctors with a penchant for the work of the old masters, not to mention a cavalcade or rogues, royals and revelry.
Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake - Mormon Island to Salmon Falls
Series: Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
The Mormon Island to Salmon Falls book includes many maps and photos showing the remnants of mining operations, Mormon Island cemetery and school, Red Bank dairy, Negro Hill and Natomas water ditches rock retaining walls, and the old Salmon Falls Bridge when Folsom Lake reached record low water levels during the 2015 drought. This book traces the history along the South Fork of the American River.
Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake - Wild Goose Flats to Negro Hill
Series: Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake is a five part series of books. The Wild Goose Flats to Negro Hill book includes many photos and maps showing the remnants of mining operations, Zantgraf gold mine, Native American grinding holes, Massachusetts Flat tailings and structures, Negro Hill structures, old water canal, and Peninsula dams revealed when Folsom Lake during 2015 drought.
Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake - Rattlesnake Bar to Birdsall Dam
Series: Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake is a five part series of books. The Rattlesnake Bar to Birdsall Dam book includes many photos and maps showing the old Rattlesnake Bar Bridge, water canal features of the North Fork Ditch, remnants of the Birdsall Dam that diverted the North Fork of the American River into the NFD, and the spectacular waterfalls of Knickerbocker Creek.
Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake - Granite Bay to Horseshoe Bar
Series: Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake is a five part series of books. The Granite Bay to Horseshoe Bar book includes many photos and maps around the sites of Carrolton, Dotons Bar, the Narrows, Zantgraf Mine suspension bridge, and a stone mason aqueduct constructed along the North Fork Ditch along the North Fork of the American River.
Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake - Folsom Dam to Rock Springs
Series: Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake. Price: Free! Words: 11,760. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Folsom Lake was drained to less than 15% of its capacity during the California drought in 2015. This record low water level exposed many hidden historical gold rush sites from the 1850s. Kevin Knauss took numerous photos of historical sites and structures from Folsom Dam to Rock Springs that were usually covered by water. Numerous maps of the American River area are included.
Eadweard - A Story Of 1066
Pre-release—available October 14, 2016. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
It’s October 14th 1066, and King Harold’s Saxon army is about to go in to battle against Duke William’s invading Norman army. Among the ranks of the Saxons are two boys who shouldn’t be there: Eadweard, and his best friend, Cerdic.
Reunion Soda
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016 by Torquere Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Historical
At the end of the war, Jim went back to America, and Will to England. For years their only communication has been by letters, but now Will is coming to America and Jim can’t wait to see him.
Dracula 1912
Pre-release—available August 16, 2016. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 50,770. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
In this sequel to Bram Stoker’s Dracula, Dr. Van Helsing and co. chase a newly resurrected Count Dracula onboard the RMS Titanic.
King's Ransom
Pre-release—available September 1, 2016. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,200. Language: Commonwealth English. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
What really went on back in 1193? Was Richard Lionheart really the hero we think? Was John really that bad? And who was Robin Hood, no really, who was he? Find out the answers to all these questions and more, in this hilariously funny counter-history.