Books tagged: union army

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 14 results

On Seminary Ridge
By
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Robert E Lee was offered command of Union forces before he rode south to join the Confederacy, choosing State over Federal rights. If he had decided the other way, just maybe the fateful Third day at Gettysburg might well have gone differently.
Sorry Springs Texas
By
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 71,280. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This was a time when the buffalo still roamed the prairie and huge cattle ranches were being put togather crowding the Indians back further from the frontier. The battle between the states was over and construction was underway. The country was on the doorstep of the machine age and an energy source was needed. The black gold seeping up out of the ground showed them the way
Chickamauga, Chattanooga, Granger, Grant, and Grandpa
By
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 16,830. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
After the disastrous Battle at Chickamauga, the Battle for Chattanooga, was a glorious victory for the North, dealing a severe blow to the dying Confederate Cause. Years later, when reflecting on his Civil War adventure, Union Corporal Henry Annis, 96th Illinois, wrote a stirring account of this heady battle in his memoir: "Our Experiences on Lookout Mountain, November 23, 24, 25, 1863."
Grits and Glory
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,790. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
During the Civil War, Peter Warren a disowned Southern gentleman and former Underground Railroad conductor spies for the Union army. Plagued by memories of his alcoholic father’s brutality on their plantation, he has vivid memories which could betray his identity with a slip of the lip. Trapped on the Confederate side of the frozen Rappahannock, will Peter be able to fulfill his duty?
Spies! Women in the Civil War
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,110. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Spies! Women in the Civil War tells the thrilling stories of women who served as spies for the North and for the South, including Harriet Tubman who led Union troops on raids up the Combahee River and Belle Boyd who provided information to Confederate generals. Smart, brave, committed, and clever, the women spies were undaunted by the risks of getting shot, arrested, imprisoned, even hanged.
George Washington Keefe
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
George Washington Keefe was a less than average pitcher for the Washington Nationals during the first seasons of the National League club's 19th century existence, 1886-1889. He established records for most walks in an inning in 1887. Mostly disappointing, but sometimes brilliant, he was 5'8" and left-handed. On one occasion in 1889, he outdueled Hall of Fame, New York Giants pitcher Tim Keefe.
The Ames Maufacturing Company of Chicopee, Massachusetts - A Northern Factory Town's Perspective on the Civil War
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,080. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The three articles that comprise this book tell different stories about the Ames Manufacturing Company of Chicopee, Massachusetts, which played an important role as an arms manufacturer during the American Civil War. Together, they make up a kind of composite of the Northern Civil War experience in the small, but dynamic, universe of a factory town.
Home to Texas
By
Series: The Civil War by Col. Thom Nicholson, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,320. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013 by Wolfpack Publishing. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Doctor Travis Sasser, General John Bell Hood’s battle surgeon, is captured, sent to the Union POW camp as 1864 looms near. He is resigned to sitting out the war in the “escape proof,” prison until he gets a letter from his home in Texas. His father is seriously ill and the carpetbaggers are trying to get his father’s ranch! It's time to hang up the surgeon's scalpel and pick up a Spenser.
The Murder Of A Maine Prostitute From A Genealogical Perspective
By
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Helen Jewett was the daughter of a Maine shoemaker. Raised as Dorcas Doyen, she entered the home of a prominent judge in Portland as a girl. She was turned out of this home for sexual indiscretions. Her misadventures led to a life of prostitution that she lived in establishments in Maine, Boston, and New York City. My text recounts her demise and the ancestry of her family and two of her clients.
Hazardous Unions: Two Tales of a Civil War Christmas
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,290. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013 by Imajin Books. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Twin sisters separated by war, bound by love… After the death of their father, twin sisters Maggie and Matty Becker are forced to take positions with officers’ families at a nearby fort. When the southern states secede, the twins are separated, and they find themselves on opposite sides of America’s bloodiest war. (*By Alison Bruce & Kat Flannery)