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A Soldier's Friend, Civil War Nurse Cornelia Hancock
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,950. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The Superintendent of Army Nurses, Dorthea Dix, took one look at Cornelia Hancock and told her to go back home. Rather than argue with "Dragon Dix" Cornelia hid in a baggage car. The date was July 5, 1863, and the train was headed for Gettysburg, where the Civil War's bloodiest battle had just ended.
Radical Times
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Price: $1.77 USD. Words: 17,960. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Pick Garver returns to his hometown after the Civil War a hero to some, a turncoat to most, and less likely to be with his true love than when he left.
The Jewess of Savannah
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,070. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Sarah Steiner came of age and of social consciousness at the outbreak of the Civil War. But her struggle was just beginning for the subsequent war, Reconstruction, that was bitter and cataclysmic.
Moundville, Missouri 1860 – 1910
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Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 115,920. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by Gregath Publishing Company, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
This historical and genealogical work is the result of many years researching Moundville, the early folks who founded it, and those who contributed to its success. Stories and illustrations that describe early life in Moundville are often warm, sometimes touching and occasionally tragic.
One Shot: Three Stories of Crime
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,320. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A lottery-winning corpse, a morbid reenactment and an unwelcome reunion. Three short stories of crime and obsession.
Tom Poorman Baseball Player From Lock Haven, Pennsylvania
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
My ebook looks at a versatile and little known major league baseball player of the pre-modern era (before 1903). I have empasized the family heritage of Tom Poorman, as well as his baseball career. Poorman played in the late 19th century, a time when games often ended in ties because of darkness. I hope that my research will create more interest in the history of baseball's early players.
"Dear Girlfriend"-A Hand Held Walk Through Breast Cancer
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,460. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Suzan Rivers, a Breast Cancer survivor, will take you by the hand from the day you are diagnosed and explain every test, every surgery, chemotherapy and radiation. She will be your new best girlfriend as she walks you through your fears and tears with love and laughter along the way to wellness of mind, body and spirit.
Loyal Valley: Assassination
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Series: Loyal Valley, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,100. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
In December of 1869, Maj. Clint Donovan, formerly of the Union's First Texas Cavalry, is asked to help military intelligence stop a plot to assassinate Governor-elect E. J. Davis—and then learns that the same conspirators murdered his parents and brother during the war. Can a blind engineer find the solution in a failed experiment before disaster strikes the Donovans again?
Oaklayne, The Reconstruction
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Series: Oaklayne, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 167,710. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013 by Roaring Rabbit Publishing. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
The American Civil War is finally over, but the turmoil of a nation embroiled in a passionate struggle for civil rights has only just begun. Oaklayne Plantation is in ruins, a stark reflection of the condition of a once prosperous country and her families who have been torn apart by war. Was anything gained by the deaths of so many Americans? Is all hope for restoration gone?
Loyal Valley: Bystanders
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Series: Loyal Valley, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,310. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Determined to lure Lt. Col. Clint Donovan and his military intelligence team to their deaths, Number Seven’s operatives attack Clint's friends and neighbors, orchestrating an Apache ambush and besieging a widowed horse rancher. Clint’s choices set the stage for a cavalryman’s finest hour and a town’s hard lesson in courage, but the question remains whether anyone can be an innocent bystander.