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A Walking Tour of New London, Connecticut
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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 New London, Connecticut 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.
Jamaica Rum
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,030. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Wealth, freedom, and power... or perhaps the hangman's noose. A pirate's life was free, but never easy. Follow Diego Cargrave, merchant sailor turned buccaneer, and the crew of the Sea Drake, as they find out. Be warned, this is not a book for kids! No magic and no kraken, but plenty of battles, duels and wenches here.
The Last Pirates
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,820. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A compilation of three sensual pirate stories - all including Jean LaFitte - such to knocks your socks off. Including a rakish pirateer, a handsome captain, and a gentleman pirate. Be transformed to another time...to another place.
Drake's Quest
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 68,450. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012 by Brighter Books Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Young Charlie Drake is coming of age, and coming to terms with the discovery of his real father's identity, a brave adventurer and world traveler who left him a mysterious box which he cannot open. Setting out to sea to solve the mystery of who he is and his place in the world, Charlie meets Mac, who is also on a quest of his own. Together, there's no telling what adventures they'll encounter...
Proof Through the Night
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,700. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
It is July 1812 and Lady Sarah Anne, a high-minded aristocrat traveling on a British ship, is captured by the American privateer, Captain Patrick Morgan. The young United States has declared war against powerful Great Britain. Within the backdrop of the terror of the British siege of the Chesapeake Bay, Lady Sarah Anne and Patrick learn how two opposing hearts and minds can become one.
The Tern Schooner (Privateers & Gentlemen)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,950. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Heir to a privateering tradition, Gideon Markham brings his schooner into the Gulf of Mexico to wage unremitting war on the British who threaten America’s freedom. Gideon must face Jean Laffite’s pirates, a mutiny, an attack by Red Stick Creeks, and a British invasion . . . none of which are as alarming as Maria-Anna de Suarez, an attractive widow with her own way of fighting the war.
Cat Island (Privateers & Gentlemen)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,860. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
The British are preparing to attack New Orleans. Sworn to defend Louisiana, Captain Favian Markham finds New Orleans a city of intrigue, where Creoles conspire against the Americans, streetfighters cloak their murders under the Code Duello, the pirate Jean Laffite defies the Navy, and where two sensuous Creole women, Eugenie and Campaspe, vie for his favor.
The Bayou Prince
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,330. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A Short Story - A rakish privateer for outlawed Jean LaFitte must win the trust of Jean LaFitte’s nemesis' neice to persuade the man to pardon Jean. He soon discovers she’s flaunted nearly every one of High Society’s rules. Convincing her to act like a proper lady issomething a man who spends his time wooing women is hardly trained to do!
To Glory Arise
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 164,030. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
This is Walter Jon Williams’ first published work, one of the historical novels with which he began his career. The American Revolution is throwing up a new breed of hero, Yankee privateers who dare the might of the Royal Navy to slash at British commerce. Foremost among them are the three Markham brothers, Jehu, Josiah, and Malachi, who link their destiny to that of their young nation.
More Than a Couple of Camels
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
The year is 1818 and Miss Baxter is a twenty-six-year old spinster in London, England. For some unfathomable reason, she seems to attract the wrong type of man through no fault of her own. Her trip to the museum is about to set her on an unexpected course when she enters one of its rooms by mistake. A short, fast-paced tale of how love triumphs.