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An Easy Guide to Our Ancestors' Virginia
Series: USA's First 13 States. Price: $4.95 $2.48 USD. (50% off until May 18!) Words: 46,700. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
This guide contains all names of towns, counties and even the state of Virginia before it was a U.S. state. It aids genealogy researchers to locate the real name where their ancestors once lived, providing a truer sense of how our forefathers once lived.
Adobe Walls to Tularosa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,280. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
This is the true story of Ben Hewitt, Texas rancher, gunfighter, lawman, and sometime fugitive. Ben had a quick temper and often had conflict with another person with a quick temper. One of them ended up dead. He is reputed to have killed 12 men in gunfights. Ben bought and sold ranches across Texas.
The Practical Guide to the United States Constitution
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,360. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » US Constitution, Nonfiction » History » North America
The Practical Guide to the United States Constitution offers an accurate but entertaining look at the founding documents. It covers the how's, what's, and why's of the United States Constitution, but with a side of fun. The mission is simple: to make the Constitution so easy to understand that even a career politician can grasp it.
48th Highlanders of Canada 1891-1928
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 196,050. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2018 by 48th Highlanders Trusts. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » War
. The book is well written by historian Kim Beattie who served as an officer in the 15th Battalion and writes from personal experience. He brings to life the men who fought and died in a barren and tragic landscape 100 years ago and brings colour to an otherwise colourless world with his with stories of courage and sacrifice.
Dileas: A History of the 48th Highlanders of Canada 1929–1956
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 335,950. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2018 by 48th Highlanders Trusts. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
This is the story of a Canadian fighting battalion in World War Two. The story follows the Regiment through training in Britain, the invasion of Sicily, the long hard slog up the Italian boot, the move to Northwest Europe for the final battles of the European campaign and then Victory and the return to Canada.
The Book of Colorado Springs
Series: Regional History Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 137,550. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2018 by Pikes Peak Library District. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
The Book of Colorado Springs by Manly and Eleanor Ormes is the story of the founders, the founding, and the development of Colorado Springs. Established in 1871, Colorado Springs arrived at a time and place well situated to tie its early history to the broader expansion of the western United States in the post-Civil War era.
The History of Warsaw Illinois Including the Mormon Period
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,200. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
Warsaw, Illinois- home of the mob that killed Mormon Prophet Joseph Smith in 1844. But the town is much more than that! A bustling Mississippi River town that was home to 4 U.S. presidential candidates, it has a fascinating 200 year history starting as the site of 2 early military forts, tensions with the nearby Mormons, then an economic boom and bust. A unique town with a unique history!
Undiminished Violence
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,550. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
The year 1845 was disturbingly quiet on the east coast of the United States; neither a hurricane nor a tropical storm had made an appearance. However, the residents along the coast knew that there would be 'hell to pay" when 1846 arrived. It didn't take long before a wicked nor'easter battered the entire coastline in February. The storm reached inland from Savannah, Georgia to Syracuse, New York
Hard Tears Soft Laughter
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 121,740. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
So many stories have arisen from the horrific events from the Second World War. But the unique and frank voice of James Lauder opens your eyes to a whole new view. From his detailed account of how the Dieppe raid went horribly wrong to the tedium and camaraderie of a German prisoner of war camp...
Army Transportation Corps History: 70 Years of the Corps, 1781 Yorktown Campaign, Military Rail, Logistics-Over-The-Shore (LOTS), Administration 1917 - 1942, Pack Mules, Staff Ride Peninsula Campaign
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,050. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
This compilation of seven excellent reports has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. The official historian of the Army Transportation Corps provides great histories of many Transportation Corps events.
Army Transportation Corps History: White House Landing - Sustaining the Army of the Potomac during the Peninsula Campaign of the American Civil War, Pamunkey River in Virginia, Contraband Labor
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,810. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » Military
This excellent report has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. The official historian of the Army Transportation Corps provides a vivid account of supplying the army during the famous Peninsula Campaign in Virginia during the American Civil War.
Celebrating the Soul of Cleveland
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 37,640. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2018 by ATBOSH Media Ltd.. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History
Celebrating the Soul of Cleveland summarizes a life in Cleveland, a city whose very identity provides sustenance and support to all who welcome it into their heart. The project started with a simple discussion. The premise of this book and for the projects described in it is: Evolution.
There Is No Difference: An Argument for the Abolition of the Indian Reserve System and Special Race-based Laws and Entitlements for Canada's Indians.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 198,780. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
A compelling solution to ending the tragically high degree of poverty and social dysfunction among Canada's First Nations peoples: legal equality! For decades Canada's indigenous and non-indigenous elites have been mindlessly doubling down on the apartheid-like, "separate but equal" dysfunctional status quo that has so harmed the vast majority...
The Clarks of Willsborough Point: The Long Trek North
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,290. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2018 by TBR Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The Long Trek North introduces us to the Clarks as, in 1801, Lydia and George leave behind all that they had known in the Berkshires and head north to begin a new life on the New York shores of Lake Champlain. The author invites her reader to accompany the young family on their journey, to join George as he builds anchors for the U.S. Navy, and to become part of their lives in their new home and c
Minnie of the Maritimes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,480. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
When a young woman from a conservative community gets 'in the family way' in 1880 the options for her future are limited. The fortunate ones are sent away to give them a chance for a new life and so it is for sixteen year old Minnie.
Once Upon a Time in Seattle
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 47,030. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2018 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
A collection of Emmett Watson's tales about his beloved city of Seattle. The more things change the more they stay the same; Past and Present seem little different in the city of Seattle.
A Trip To the Gallows in East Tennessee
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,470. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » North America
This book gives the actual account of murderers that received the death penalty with the facts of the case and the events of the hangings. The facts are real with the actual names of the victims and the perpetrator. The hangings listed here cover a period of about forty years in East Tennessee.
Hail! Nene Kareena - A Novel of the Founding of the Five Nations
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 94,790. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2018 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » Native American
A one-of-a-kind true story of how two Native American men, in their search for the meaning of humanness, are able to turn their sufferings, at once both tragic and sublime, into a multi-national triumph and set world democracy in motion in America 200 years before the consequent formation of the American union.
Ghosts of Gettysburg VIII: Spirits, Apparitions and Haunted Places on the Battlefield
Series: The Ghosts of Gettysburg. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,190. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2018 by Second Chance Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal, Nonfiction » History » North America
Along with more ghost stories from Gettysburg, this newest addition to the Ghosts of Gettysburg series includes stories about places with a Gettysburg connection and tales of ghostly manifestations that have re-occurred in Gettysburg–a ghostly déjà vu.
Canadian Encounters of a Human Kind
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,030. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 25, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
A Canadian is essentially a citizen of the world and the Canadian spirit is a sense of connection that makes the world work. Beyond that, nobody can define what it means to be Canadian because it's always changing. The moment we think we've got it, we find we've left something out.