Books tagged: southern history

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Four Star Funerals: An Anthology About Death
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,000. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011 by Seven Rivers Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Four Star Funerals: An Anthology About Death" (in three parts: Memoir, Poetry, & Fiction) packs the emotional wallop of "Titanic," darkened with a dash of "Tales From the Crypt." This 10-author anthology about death and its aftershocks will sear your soul, make you laugh ... and ultimately help you heal, if you're haunted by a death that has upended your emotions in ways you never expected.
I Am A Southerner
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Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
A short memior about what it means to be a Southerner from a Floridian's perspective.
Reminiscences From the Life of Emily Frances Schell - A Confederate Widow
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,360. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012 by William Dyson. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Written in 1910, this book tells of life in rural Georgia before, during, and after the American Civil War. Relying on her strong Christian faith and her family, Mrs. Schell relates her experiences as she struggled to survive in the patriarchal society of the time, where women had few rights.
Windswept
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,260. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Some say a mystery sure to ruin the Jamisons resides in the Windswept Plantation papers. Historian Barrett Browning hopes her research into them will gain her publications and promotion. Venture capitalist Davis Jamison wants to solve the mystery while protecting his heritage. A desperate cousin wants to hide it. Will Davis ruin the family reputation or risk all to have Barrett forever?
More Southern Sayings Than You Can Shake a Stick At
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Why you should never teach a pig to sing, or why having kittens in the oven is a bad idea--Southern Sayings is chock full of down-home Southern wit, wisdom and down-right funny sayings for every occasion! Best Selling Texas author Kit Frazier teams up with her daddy with the funniest, truest, downright orneriest sayings you ever laid your ears on . . . & there's free printables to boot!
Upon These Steps
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,700. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Two brothers are faced with whether or not to join the Confederate Army. One decides to voluntarily enlist, while the other joins only after being drafted. The brothers’ episodes reflect the chronicles of the “Granville Rifles,” a Company within the NC 23rd Regiment. From the Battle of Bull Run to Sherman’s occupation of Raleigh, the boys' plight gives the reader an insider’s glimpse of the war.
Historic Fort Loudoun
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,730. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The colony of South Carolina built Fort Loudoun in 1756 at the height of the French and Indian War. Built to foster relations with the Cherokee, the fort helped to secure the Overhill towns from French involvement. In 1760 the Cherokee besieged and captured the fort when the relationship soured, making Fort Loudoun the opening act in the Anglo Cherokee War of 1760-1762.