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No Other Choice
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 132,000. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2010 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A night drop in the middle of a drug war began the nightmare. Shell thought it was over but it had just begun. Her heart was in that jungle and she couldn’t live without him. In the process of trying to extract her unit, the chase ran through the Panama Canal and to the Fiji islands. Trying to get her family to safety was going to be a nightmare. Hopefully she could live with the death toll.
Ole Gimlet Eye
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,220. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This is a play about Smedley Darlington Butler, who was born in West Chester, PA on July 30, 1881. The lure of the red and blue uniform turned his life to service. Over his father’s objections, but with the help of his mother, at the age of 16 he left home and enlisted in the United States Marine Corps. Thus began a career that lasted 33 years and double awards of the Medal of Honor.
Yo Tomé Panamá
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,460. Language: Spanish. Published: December 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Un ingeniero francés inventa un país con tal de completar la construcción del Canal de Panamá.
Family Pryde
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,380. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
From mayhem to moguls, FAMILY PRYDE is the gripping, action adventure of escape and banishment from civilized Britain into the wild heyday of American expansionism. This is the sweeping saga of what made America great.
The Monkey and the Dame
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Price: Free! Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
A cruise ship's shore excursion goes horribly wrong when a sticky-fingered British matron encounters a rambunctious monkey in the wilds of Panama. A short from the best-selling author of the Cruise Confidential series.
Transfer Day
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,040. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In 1916, during the height of the Great War, Abigail Maduro, a Caribbean Sephardic girl, arrives in St. Thomas, an island in the Danish West Indies to live with her spinster aunt and household of eccentric servants, and becomes embroiled in a German takeover plot when she befriends a German U-boat deserter who is later blackmailed into committing espionage and murder.
Lost Treasure of the Trinidad
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,640. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
In 1671, Sir Henry Morgan and his men sacked the Spanish City of Panama. Knowing the pirates were coming, the Spanish hid a huge shipment of gold and silver bullion headed for Spain. Unfortunately, they hid it so well that they could never recover it themselves. This modern tale of high adventure, romance and danger summarizes the known facts and predicts where this lost treasure is today.
I Took Panama: The Story of Philippe Bunau-Varilla
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,130. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Short novel based on the true story of a Frenchman who "invented" a country so the Panama Canal could be completed.
Casting Off!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,520. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
Over nearly a quarter-century as a travel writer for the former St. Petersburg (now, Tampa Bay) Times, Robert N. Jenkins figures he has boarded more than 60 ships. In Casting Off, readers will follow Jenkins to Alaska and Istanbul, on a paddlewheeler and a cargo ship, to the ship's bridge as he passes through the Panama Canal, as he crosses the Atlantic on the legendary QE 2, and more.
Essential Guide to the Panama Canal: History, An Army's Enterprise, Story of Fort Clayton, Panama Takeover, Security Issues, Current Expansion Program Effects on U.S. Ports and Economy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 334,600. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This unique and comprehensive compilation of official information provides a stunning, richly detailed overview of this incredible waterway. This compilation includes a professionally-formatted version of the important history book, Panama Canal, An Army's Enterprise.