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Living History
Price: Free! Words: 33,650. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2009. Categories: 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
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 133,480. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2009. Categories: 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
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 209,420. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2009. Categories: 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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
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.
Lost Boys and other poems
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2010 by Wilmots. Categories: 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.
Abraham Lincoln for the Defense
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,370. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2010. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010. Categories: 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...
Lincoln and the Dragon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,920. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2010 by Flying Raven Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
When a dimension-hopping descendant of a Confederate general attempts to assassinate Abraham Lincoln, the plan goes awry and Lincoln is stranded in a world of brave knights, drafty castles, and a princess scarred by a one-eyed dragon. As he falls for the princess, Lincoln must make a choice: fight the dragon, or return to his native country – which may need a hero even more than this one.
Following Lincoln as He Followed Douglas
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,800. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » North America
In 1858 Abraham Lincoln was a country lawyer, and few people knew who he was. Yet he entered the Illinois Senate race to oppose Stephen A. Douglas over the expansion of slavery. The repercussions of their debates shook political foundations all the way to Washington. Lincoln's platform helped redefine American Democracy. Criss-cross Illinois with this book and retrace the dramatic campaign
Lincoln-Douglas, Debating the Future of a Nation
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
The final dramatic debate between Abraham Lincoln and Stephen A. Douglas helped redefine America's democracy. Author Georgiann Baldino sets the stage for a clash of political titans.