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The River
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,220. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
It has only been a year since Jason Douglas, a retired thirty-year veteran police detective, narrowly escaped death in the desert of west Texas. After that harrowing experience, all Jason wants is time to recover from his wounds, both physical and emotional, and to enjoy his retirement as he’d planned. But suspense, danger, and death are again drawn to Jason in the remote Montana wilderness...
First Up the River, 1819
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,420. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Jake Murphy joins the 1819 Stephen Long expedition up the Missouri, headed to the Yellowstone River with the first steamboat to ascend the river, the Western Engineer. Settlers are fast moving up the Missouri…threatening the lands of the Indians along and near the river. How do the Indians react? Does the expedition reach the Yellowstone? And, what happens on the way?
The Stranglers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,110. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » USA
Between your last prayer and the snap of the rope there's no time for mercy… The first victim was cut down from a limb outside Fort Benton. The second, bound and strung up in Bear's Paw. Now, Deputy Page Murdock has discovered two more men swinging from a hanging tree among the aspens along the Missouri River. They aren't drifters. They aren't bandits. They're the law.
River Crossing
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,420. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
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James Quinn is dumped out of his boat into the Missouri the night of his daughter’s wedding. He is rescued by a farm widow and he in turn saves her from vigilante justice after she murders a former farm hand who comes back to rape her. They escape back to the river. Their histories and the history of Omaha City unfold as they return to the people who made them and to the people who ruined them.
Big Dam Era: A Legislative and Institutional History of the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program - Flood Control, Missouri River Valley, Water Resources Development
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 113,640. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Dams & Reservoirs, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Flood Control
This is the story of the Missouri River Division's sixty year relationship with one of America's greatest rivers — the wide Missouri. The story begins in 1933 with the construction of Fort Peck Dam in Montana and the establishment of the Missouri River Division in Kansas City.
Staghorn
Series: Matt Tierney Westerns, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,980. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Matt Tierney finds plenty of adventure when he rides the riverboats from New Orleans to the Dakotas. And he finds plenty of danger between the high-and-mighty prince, the gambler with a gleam in his eye, and the beautiful lady of the waterways.
Missouri River 340 First Time Finisher
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,130. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
The Missouri River 340 (MR340), known as the longest non-stop canoe and kayak race in the world, is rated as one of the top 100 American adventures by National Geographic. Covering 340 miles of the mighty Missouri River, only two-thirds of the paddlers finish the race. This book provides the analysis and insights paddlers need to prepare for, and compete in, this grueling adventure.
Look Up, Pierre! A Walking Tour of Pierre, South Dakota
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Pierre, South Dakota is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Look Up, Omaha! A Walking Tour of Omaha, Nebraska
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Omaha, Nebraska is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Look Up, Jefferson City! A Walking Tour of Jefferson City, Missouri
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,070. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Jefferson City, Missouri is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.