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Lake Ponchartrain Plane Crashes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
Lake Pontchartrain plane crashes have occurred frequently since the mid 20th century. The lake is mist shrouded, foggy, and replete with spooky moss. These obstacles intimidate persons who were fortunate enough to have survived plane crashes. One family who crash a private plane in the lake separated into three groups. The father advised his son to scoop air into his clothing to help him float.
Guy Banister, the FBI, New Orleans and the JFK Assassination
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
W. Guy Banister's right wing affiliations began during his rural Louisiana background. He worked with the conservative American Legion as well as the John Birch Society and other extremist groups. Banister ascended to the upper reaches of the FBI during the era of fighting gangsters in the early 1930s. My book looks at Banister's life closely. I believe he was at the center of a plot to kill JFK.
General James Wilkinson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
James Wilkinson was a friend of Benedict Arnold and Aaron Burr during the American Revolution. Unlike these two dubious figures of American History Wilkinson was able to continue influencing events in our nation's history. He did so despite blatantly working as an agent of the Spanish government which wanted to make Kentucky a foreign territory. Wilkinson continued as a general in the War of 1812.
The Canadian Civil War: Volume 4 - Mississippi Beast
Series: The Canadian Civil War. Price: Free! Words: 83,670. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
In this fourth volume, unknown attackers begin launching assaults in Green Bay and nearly kill Claude Jolliet. But the biggest problems arise from a flood on the Mississippi that inundates the primary shipping and supply center of Canada. Elise and Shawn have 14 days to get systems there running again before the economy of the country collapses.
Hearts Under Siege
Series: Civil War Collection. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,320. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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A Southern belle... and the soldier in blue who would capture her heart. Even though he's been forced to wear a Yankee blue uniform, Thomas Munroe is as southern as the soil he's standing on, but that's one secret he has to keep to himself. Protecting the head-strong Alexandra proves to be a battle in itself. Protecting his heart from her is a battle he lost before it even began.
A House For Eliza: The Real Story of the Cajuns
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,830. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Cypress Cove Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
What is the real story of the Cajuns? This goes beyond the stereotypes given the Cajuns by today’s media, & tells the true story of a Cajun family in Lafayette, LA, at the turn of the 19th century. Through the eyes of Eliza Landry, you will see what it was like to live on a fine plantation in the late 1800s, & raise a family of seventeen children during two World Wars.