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A Last Survivor of the Orphan Trains, A Memoir
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,470. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2018 by Orphan Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Homeless at age four, he found an extraordinary path through nine decades of U.S. history.
Three Days in Gettysburg
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,840. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2018 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » American
Three Days in Gettysburg tells the true story of the braided lives of three young people against the vivid and horrifying backdrop of the crucial Civil War battle at Gettysburg. The three grew up together, but by the time war came to their hometown, their lives had taken surprisingly different paths. From Iraq War veteran and award-winning journalist Brian Mockenhaupt.
A "Secret" in Washington DC
Price: Free! Words: 14,770. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » American
The book "A 'Secret' in Washington DC" is about a secret, hidden for over a century in the monuments in our nation's capital. It took an incredible amount of time research to uncover, and now the author, Christopher Drew wants the world to know. In addition to numerous facts and phots to support its conclusions, and to being a great read, it also has national, historic importance.
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Price: Free! Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » North America
This book is about a secret hidden in the monuments of Washington DC. It took the author an incredible amount of time and research to uncover it, but not he would like the world to know. It has numerous facts and phots to support and document its conclusions, and, in addition to being a great read, also has historic and, in the author's opinion, even national significance.
History in Verse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,600. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Fiction » Poetry » Epic
History in Verse is a collection of four epic poems covering four periods in the history of the United States. The Experiment, embraces the history of the US from 1775 to 2012. The Quest for the West of the people moving westward to settle new lands. The Reconstruction of a Nation covers everything the Civil War. America in the Sixties: A Most Interesting Decade, a look at the 1960s.
A Trip To the Gallows in East Tennessee
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,470. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
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.
Lincoln's Planner: A Unique Look at the Civil War Through the President's Daily Activities
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,040. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Manipulative Cabinet members, opportunistic hack congressmen, a people yearning for freedom—does this sound familiar? But we are not talking about present-day—these were some of the same issues facing Abraham Lincoln.
John Quincy Adams: A Short Biography - Sixth President of the United States
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » American
John Quincy Adams, son of the second president of the United States, would himself attain the office of the president. His long career serving America would include roles as a diplomat, minister and ambassador to foreign nations, treaty negotiator, United States Senator, and U.S. Representative from Massachusetts.
The Equine Legacy: How Horses, Mules, and Donkeys Shaped America
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,640. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
The Equine Legacy is a lively tribute to America's four-legged unsung heroes, who played essential roles in the exploration, settlement, and economic prosperity of America, while serving on the battlefield and entertaining people across the country, Includes 40 historic photos and many first person accounts.
STAND UP: An Archive Collection of the Bay Area Asian American Movement 1968-1974
Price: $16.95 USD. Words: 62,480. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2018 by Eastwind Books of Berkeley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Stand Up chronicles the beginnings of the 1960s-70s Bay Area Asian American movement. Includes primary documents and analysis of the movement from the perspective of its participants. Includes materials from the Asian American Political Alliance (AAPA), Third World Liberation Front (TWLF), the International Hotel anti-eviction coalitions, the Asian Community Center (ACC) and others
صفحات مشرقة من التاريخ الإسلامي الغائب والمنسي " الأمريكتان قبل كريستوفر كولومبوس وأمريكو فسبوتشي "
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: Arabic. Published: June 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
يتحدث هذا الكتاب عن إكتشاف الأمريكتين قبل كريستفر كولومبوس ، ويثبت بالأدلة كذب إكتشاف الأمريكتين قبل كولومبوس ، ويكشف الحقائق عن الهنود الحمر و المذابح التي تعرضوا لها ، بالإضافة إلى الإبادة الجماعية والتطهير العرقي. خرائط المسلمين مثل خريطة الإدريسي تكشف حقيقة أن العالم كان على علم تام بوجود الأمريكتين. ويتناول الكتاب رحلة السلطان المسلم أبو بكر الثاني ( سلطان مالي الإفريقية ) الملقب بملك الذهب.
السياسي الأمريكي المسلم مالكوم إكس وملك الذهب المسلم أبو بكر الثاني
Price: $1.55 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: Arabic. Published: June 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
يتحدث هذا الموضوع عن رحلة السلطان المسلم " أبو بكر الثاني " إلى الأمريكتين قبل إكتشافها من قبل كريستفر كولومبوس. والسلطان أبو بكر الثاني هو ملك من ملوك إفريقيا العظماء ، وكان يلقب بملك الذهب هو وأخيه منسى موسى ، لأن مملكة مالي ( دولة مالي الإفريقية الآن ) التي كان يحكمها كانت مليئة بالذهب والمجوهرات ، ويقال أن الذهب الموجود في الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية يرجع في الأصل إليه.
America’s Second War of Independence: A Short History of the War of 1812
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,140. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
During the War of 1812, or the “second war of independence,” the United States, which consisted of eighteen loosely joined states, took on Great Britain, the greatest naval power in the world, in a military conflict that would have a lasting impact on America’s future.
Summary of Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2018 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading, Nonfiction » History » American
Wanna Read But Not Enough Time? Then, grab a SpeedyReads of Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann now! *this is an unofficial summary of Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann. It is not endorsed, affiliated by Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI or David Grann.
American Bullshit
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
America, we have been deceived! In this humorous book American Bullshit ( Bullshit stories about American history that everyone believes) I am exposing the B.S. we have all been taught about significant times, and events in our great country's history. Setting the record straight. So enjoy the book, learn, and have a giggle.. look for my other upcoming titles in my Bullshit Book Series
Untold Stories in California History
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,590. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Elected officials sometimes overlook flagrant violations to protect their own images. This happened time and time again in California history.
American Hannibal
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 101,280. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2018 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » War
In his compelling account of the Battle of Cowpens, Jim Stempel makes the case that Morgan’s victory closely mirrors Hannibal’s extraordinary triumph at Cannae, regarded by many as one of the greatest military accomplishments of all time.
Sand Bag Citadels on the Plains
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
The history of two frontier military outposts guarding the Fort Dodge to Camp Supply military road in the early 1870s. Written from the historic records and the words of the men and women who were there.
An Existential approach to American History
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 13,760. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
This is an Existential Approach to American history with an invitation for the reader to Re-Invent their personal story and myth against the history of America's founding and creation.
Secrets of the C&O Canal: Little-Known Stories & Hidden History Along the Potomac River
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,110. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
The C&O Canal runs along the north side of the Potomac River from Cumberland, Md., to Georgetown in the District of Columbia. It is a 184.5-mile-long engineering marvel that has 11 aqueducts, 74 lift locks, 160 culverts, 12 river feeder locks and guard locks, and one tunnel through a mountain. Its history spans the 19th century and is filled with mishaps, crimes, secrets, and drama.

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