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A Grandfather's Legacy
Series: Growing Up Southern · The Free Read Series. Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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A story about a families sacrifice during the civil war and the funny conclusion that makes their abolitionists sacrifices moot.
GOD'S COUNTRY
Series: HISTORY/BIOGRAPHY, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 774,870. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
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CONSERVATIVE, CHRISTIAN WORLDVIEW OF HOW HISTORY FORMED THE UNITED STATES EMPIRE AND AMERICA'S MANIFEST DESTINY FOR THE 21ST CENTURY
The American Iceberg: Debt, Inflation and Money
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 51,610. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
United States total debt, public and private, not just Federal debt, grew from $82 billion in 1916 to $70 trillion in 2010, almost a thousand times bigger. The cause is traced back to decisions made in 1787 and 1790 by framers of the Constitution and members of the First Congress. The remedy is to now correct their mistakes by properly funding the U.S. economy with "dollar" properly defined.
I Am A Southerner
Series: Growing Up Southern · The Free Read Series. Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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A short memior about what it means to be a Southerner from a Floridian's perspective.
Postcard Revolution
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Congress
This is a collection of postcards sent to leaders, including members of Congress, the President, his council of economic advisers, chairs of sociology departments throughout the United States, Canada, and the United Nations. My purpose was to catch their attention with the old fashioned mail method rather than email. I hope you enjoy them and want to read more of my Smashwords books.
Understanding the Electoral College
Series: Simply Put: Civics Lessons. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » White house, Nonfiction » History » American
If you are confused about what the Electoral College is, or how it works, this little book is for you. Catherine answers: 1) When was the Electoral College instituted and why? 2) How many electors are there? How are they divided? 3) What is the difference between a Democracy and a Republic? 5) What is the difference between a plurality and a majority?
Ghosts of Gettysburg VII: Spirits, Apparitions and Haunted Places on the Battlefield
Series: The Ghosts of Gettysburg. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,340. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2011 by Second Chance Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal, Nonfiction » History » American
"Ghosts of Gettysburg VII" is the newest addition to Mark Nesbitt's popular book series. It contains a multitude of stories never heard in public before, including an entire chapter dedicated to the eerie and unexplainable events experienced by tour guides while conducting their tours for the Ghosts of Gettysburg Candlelight Walking Tours.
Profiles of Women Past & Present –Mary Cassatt, Artist and Printmaker (1844-1926)
Series: Profiles of Women Past & Present Collection - Women in Performing Art. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 970. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
This download is a monologue depicting the life of Mary Cassatt, Artist and Printmaker. This text is one of many monologues, Profiles of Women Past & Present, created by the AAUW Thousand Oaks, California Branch, Inc to make women's history come alive.
Profiles of Women Past & Present – Christiane Amanpour, Journalist (1958-)
Series: Profiles of Women Past & Present Collection - Women Journalists. Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
This download is a monologue depicting the life of Christiane Amanpour, Journalist. It includes a version for school-age or adult audiences and one for K-2 students with notes and more. This text is one of many monologues, Profiles of Women Past & Present, created by the AAUW Thousand Oaks, California Branch, Inc to make women's history come alive.
Man Beheaded; Dentist Sought: The True Crime of Richard M. Brumfield
Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #7. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,200. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » American
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Was the dentist Richard Brumfield mad? Or a criminal mastermind? Here's a true crime story that has it all: Poisoning, shooting, dynamite, a faked death and a real one, a mutilated corpse, a dark woman, a mystery package, a manhunt, a suicide attempt, an attempted jail break, dogged deputies, a determined prosecutor and the ever-heroic Royal Northwest Mounted Police who always get their man.
Profiles of Women Past & Present - Alice Paul - Women's Suffrage Leader (1885 – 1977)
Series: Profiles of Women Past & Present Collection - Suffragists · Profiles of Women Past & Present Collection - Women Activists. Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
This download is a monologue depicting the life of Alice Paul, women’s Suffrage leader. It includes a version for school-age or adult audiences and one for K-2 students with notes and more. This text is one of many monologues, Profiles of Women Past & Present, created by the AAUW Thousand Oaks, California Branch, Inc to make women's history come alive.
The Honeycomb Hideout (an Addendum)
Series: Contemporary Environmentalism. Price: Free! Words: 80. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Poetry » American poetry » General
A simple addendum about certain criminals, too many to mention.
Profiles of Women Past & Present – Bessie Coleman, Aviator (1892-1926)
Series: Profiles of Women Past & Present Collection - Women Aviators or Astronauts. Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
This download is a monologue depicting the life of Bessie Coleman, Aviator. It includes a version for school-age or adult audiences and one for K-2 students with notes and more. This text is one of many monologues, Profiles of Women Past & Present, created by the AAUW Thousand Oaks, California Branch, Inc to make women's history come alive.
Profiles of Women Past & Present – Antonia Novello Physician, U.S. Surgeon General (1944-)
This download is a monologue depicting the life of Antonia Novello, physician, U.S. Surgeon General. It includes a version for school-age or adult audiences and one for K-2 students with notes, and more. Profiles of Women Past & Present, created by the AAUW Thousand Oaks, California branch, I to make women's history come alive.
Profiles of Women Past & Present – Joan Baez Singer, Songwriter, Musician, Activist (1941 -)
Series: Profiles of Women Past & Present Collection - Women in Performing Art · Profiles of Women Past & Present Collection - Women Activists. Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
This download is a monologue depicting the life of Joan Baez, singer, songwriter, musician, and activist. It includes a version for school-age or adult audiences and one for K-2 students with notes, and more. Profiles of Women Past & Present, created by the AAUW Thousand Oaks, California branch, I to make women's history come alive.
The Philadelphia Convention: A Play for Many Readers
Series: 1787 and the Philadelphia Convention. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 72,930. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Categories: Screenplays » History, Nonfiction » History » American
Here in 160 pages Catherine Jaime brings you the Constitutional Convention delegates and their debates, set in play format. Here you can become more familiar with the hard work of not just James Madison, Benjamin Franklin, and many others. The play is great for a high school class studying U.S. Government, and for the motivated individual who wants to learn more about that important event.
The Swamp Fox and His Ragtag Militia
Series: History and Historical Fiction · Hot Picks · Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,450. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Nonfiction » History » American
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Francis Marion, hero of the American Revolution or anti-hero? Ride alongside the man, the myth, the legend. Read the interwoven stories of his men within the story. See the cruelty that created a nation. Learn about the idealized barbarity of men to dedicate and consecrate a land for the lost and hopeless, the wretched masses yearning to be free. Based on true events.
Ready Reference Treatise: Founding Brothers
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,720. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » History » American
The book describes the interactions among certain individuals who are both gifted and flawed. The interactions among those individuals had very greatly influenced the early development of the United States of America.
Democracy v. Republic Mini Unit
Series: Simply Put: Civics Lessons. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 850. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Teaching
This mini lesson presents what we did to clear up the distinction between a Democracy and a Republic. Easy, fun, and effective...
Profiles of Women Past & Present –Loretta Lynn, Country Music Star (1935-)
Series: Profiles of Women Past & Present Collection - Women in Performing Art. Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
This download is a monologue depicting the life of Loretta Lynn, Country Music Star. It includes a version for school-age or adult audiences and one for K-2 students with notes and more. This text is one of many monologues, Profiles of Women Past & Present, created by the AAUW Thousand Oaks, California Branch, Inc to make women's history come alive.

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