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Living History
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Price: Free! Words: 33,650. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(A story about clones, dinosaurs and the Concept of Benjamin Franklin). The Salmon Corporation owns the future, and they're in the habit of issuing impossible demands. Jacob White is told to bring certain historical figures back to life; success is expected. Which is a shame, because White can't do it. So begins the most elabourate bluff in history... and White's rewards will be blood and death.
My Fellow Americans: Presidential Inaugural Addresses from George Washington to Barack Obama
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 133,480. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Complete inaugural addresses of all the American Presidents. "With malice toward none, with charity for all." -- Lincoln. "The only thing we have to fear is -- fear itself." -- Roosevelt. "Ask not what your country can do for you -- ask what you can do for your country." -- Kennedy.
State of the Union: Selected Annual Presidential Addresses to Congress, from George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Franklin Roosevelt, Ronald Reagan, George Bush, Barack Obama, and others
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 209,420. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Selected State of the Union speeches from George Washington to Barack Obama. The War of 1812, the Civil War, the Spanish-American War, World War I, the Great Depression, World War II, the Korean War and the Cold War, Vietnam and Civil Rights, the end of the Cold War, the First Persian Gulf War, 9-11 and the Second Persian Gulf War, and the 2008 Economic Meltdown.
The Essential Lincoln
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The Essential Lincoln: The Finest Speeches and Writings of Abraham Lincoln collects the seminal speeches, letters, proclamations, debate performances, and miscellaneous other writings, spanning over thirty years of Lincoln's life. The entire text of each document or speech is included, rather than a short excerpt, to put into context the most commonly quoted Lincoln passages.
On Seminary Ridge
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Robert E Lee was offered command of Union forces before he rode south to join the Confederacy, choosing State over Federal rights. If he had decided the other way, just maybe the fateful Third day at Gettysburg might well have gone differently.
Lost Boys and other poems
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2010 by Wilmots. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
A lovely little ebook of poems by modern UK poetess Valerie Rose of Lincoln, including ; LOST BOYS, BITE ME, THE LETTER, CASTLES IN THE SAND, NIGHTMARE,TELL ME A STORY, YOU THINK. URBAN LULLABY, DEATH SONG, TOY STORY and REQUIEM.
1871: A Novel of the Great Chicago Fire
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,690. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Simon Caldwell has always wanted adventure in his life. He is bursting with restlessness and ambition, and he has come to Chicago to make a name for himself. But he is so caught up in his own life that he doesn't realize he's in imminent danger. Then, on a hot and windy night, fire breaks out in the barn of Catherine O'Leary. And for Simon, nothing will ever be the same.
Presidents of Hope and Change
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Price: $19.88 USD. Words: 97,880. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Astrology
How astrology predicts our nation's future by reaching into our past. Is President Obama the right man for the job? The author takes you on a fascinating journey through the stars as she details the strengths and weakness in Obama's own sky map; describing how and where it aligns to not only the birth chart of the USA but also his connections to the specific chart of his own inauguration.
Abraham Lincoln for the Defense
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,370. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Young Abraham Lincoln had to defend against a unique murder charge. The Trailor brothers and a friend arrived in Springfield, IL. The next day the brothers left alone. With Lincoln away rumors spread, the brothers fell out and a lynch mob raged. Lincoln returned to find people set on a double hanging. Standing between the brothers and the hangman’s noose was Abraham Lincoln for the defense.
Quincy
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Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Here's my entry in Round Five of National Public Radio's "Three Minute Fiction," concluded Nov.14. Had to be 600 words or less; had to begin with "Some people swore that the house was haunted;" and had to end with the line, "Nothing was ever the same again after that." Guess Michael Cunningham and the IWW minions don't like spooks with some basis in historical fact...