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Hospital Life in the Army of the Potomac (Expanded, Annotated)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,280. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015 by BIG BYTE BOOKS. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
During the American Civil War, thousands of civilians volunteered to work with the United States Sanitary Commission to work at Union hospitals. William Reed was one of them and his sensitive, heart-wrenching account is a jewel of Civil War literature. Reed saw more than his share of suffering and dying but like many others, worked to exhaustion to minister to the sick and wounded of both armies.
Four Years in the Saddle (Abridged, Annotated)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 168,950. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by BIG BYTE BOOKS. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
The First Ohio Volunteer Cavalry was one of the most storied regiments of the war. They fought at many of the most important battles of the war, including Corinth, Perrysville, Stone’s River, Chickamauga, Missionary Ridge, the Atlanta campaign, and Kilpatrick’s raid. As they relate below, the regiment’s members were under fire well over one hundred times during four years of service.
Autobiography of Isaac J. Wistar (Abridged, Annotated)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 190,200. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by BIG BYTE BOOKS. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
In a life crammed with adventure and drama, Issac Jones Wistar was a miner, Civil War general, philanthropist, lawyer, railroad executive, penologist, and a prolific writer. His combative style and witty writing make this autobiography that much more entertaining. He was an early pioneer in California and mined for gold there. His diary of the trip across the prairie is included in this volume.
Three Years and a Day: 1862-1865 (Abridged, Annotated)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 321,080. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by BIG BYTE BOOKS. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Among the thousands of regimental histories, Civil War diaries, and Civil War letters, this volume stands out. The 13th New Hampshire Volunteer Regiment fought in some of the most important and memorable actions of the American Civil War, including Cold Harbor and the siege of Petersburg.
Munich Playground: The Myth of the Nazi Superman
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 83,030. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015 by BIG BYTE BOOKS. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
As senior correspondent for Reuters in Munich from 1936-1941, American Ernest Pope saw the cruel and outrageous behavior of Nazis in their native habitat.
The Tomb of Tutankhamun: Treasury & Annex (by Howard Carter & Brian V. Hunt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,370. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015 by BIG BYTE BOOKS. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Archaeology
In this third and final volume of Howard Carter's classic work on his historic discovery of the tomb of Tutankhamun, he gets down to the details of the objects contained in the Treasury and the Annexe.
The Tomb of Tutankhamun: Burial Chamber & Mummy
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 66,970. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015 by BIG BYTE BOOKS. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Archaeology
No archaeologist in history had ever seen an intact burial of an Egyptian pharaoh. Now Howard Carter and his team were about to open the innermost coffin of Tutankhamun.
The Tomb of Tutankhamun: The Discovery (by Howard Carter & Brian V. Hunt)
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 46,780. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015 by BIG BYTE BOOKS. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Anthropology
"Let me try and tell the story of it all. It will not be easy, for the dramatic suddenness of the initial discovery left me in a dazed condition, and the months that have followed have been so crowded with incident that I have hardly had time to think." The book is Carter's personal story of the greatest adventure of his life.
How to Read a Cow: And Other Essential Life Lessons
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,730. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2013 by BIG BYTE BOOKS. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Some of what Warren Hunt knew about life can be found in these true tales of his youth living on a ranch in the wilds of Wyoming. What constituted civilization in the 1920s and 1930s was a sixty-mile drive away. Tales like those shared here are the real stories of the American west, not long after most of the "wild" had left the West.


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