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American History - An Overview of the Most Important People and Events. The History of United States: From Indians, to "Contemporary" History
Price: Free! Words: 56,030. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » American
This quick glimpse into the most significant people and events in American History reveals the mistakes that tore the country apart and the triumphs that rebuilt it. Start your journey through American History today!
Broadcasters: Untold Chaos
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,280. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Asian
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Tantalizing details of news stories are often never told. That changes in "Broadcasters," where a veteran journalist sheds light on a career reaching from Saigon to Sioux City. These insider accounts—little-known or never told—include threats against CBS News, lunch with Ferdinand Marcos, a shocking on-air protest ignited by censorship and a military TV station destroyed with 100% casualties.
Settling America – A Pioneer History of America - December Edition
Series: This Day in Early American Frontier History – 2016. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2017 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » American
This frontier history includes the following stories: December 02, 1772 - Franklin Sends Hutchinson Letters December 05 - 1621 - First Report of European Honeybees in the Colonies December 12, 1745 - John Jay Born December 19, 1732 - Poor Richard's Almanac First Published December 29, 1723 - Boston's Old North Church Opened
The President And I
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 13,280. Language: American English. Published: April 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
This book explores the properties of space travel in the vicinity of strong gravitational fields. It is a concept approved by the American government. The book presents this concept to a general public on a popular scientific level, which includes mathematical explanations understandable with the knowledge of standard school mathematics.
Guide to American Culture
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,690. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2017 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » North America
Surrounded by an unfamiliar language, references and ideas, many students coming here to learn English along with newcomers hoping to start a new life in the United States find themselves quickly overwhelmed and bewildered. This book is their road map to an American culture that has enveloped them and has spread worldwide.
Deliverance Mary Fields, First African American Woman Star Route Mail Carrier in the United States: A Montana History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 199,790. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » History » American
1885. Emancipated slave, Mary Fields, rushes to the Montana wilderness, saves her friend’s life and remains, surviving inclement weather, peril and plots against her while helping Ursuline nuns and native american girls to survive. Employing strategy, grit and goodwill toward her community for thirty years, Mary Fields manifests a personal vision of rightful independence before her death in 1914.
Herstory-the Legal History of Chinese American Women
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,670. Language: American English. Published: March 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
This book is a culmination of the " Herstory-the Legal History of Chinese American Women" exhibition. The entire content of this book are derived from the cases of the U.S. Supreme Court and the supreme courts of various states, specifically, cases fought by the Chinese American women who disproved the ancient Chinese teaching of " Only unpleasant endings emerge from lawsuits".
Five Florida Generations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,130. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
A Genealogy of North Florida settlers of Madison, Suwannee and Lafayette Counties 1830 to 1945, surnames included are Garner, Landen, Johnson, Smith, Underwood, Webb, Sullivan, Parker, Stevens and others.
An Indiana History Story a Day – April
Series: Hoosier History Stories - 2017. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,690. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » American
Indiana possesses a rich history that is fun to read and learn. An Indiana History Story a Day – April like the Indiana Bicentennial History Series that preceded it, presents Indiana history in an easy to read “this day in history format”
Study Guide for the Professional Tour Guide Test City of New Orleans
Price: $16.95 USD. Words: 19,450. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation
This book puts the history of New Orleans into easy sections for persons to learn who are preparing to take the test for the City of New Orleans Professional Tour Guide License. The license is required of all tour guides in the city. With easy reference to key dates and persons the Study Guide is useful for self study and course study test preparation.
From A Blood-Red Sea: The Last Voyage of Daniel Collins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,460. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The true survival story of a US sailor who, in 1824, was shipwrecked in shark-infested waters, brutally attacked by pirates, and forced to endure an epic journey across land and sea in a desperate effort to escape from the pirates, to reach civilization, and to find a way home. For fans of "The Revenant" and "In the Heart of the Sea".
Another Name for Paradise: A Journey through the History and Nature of Northern Colorado, Second Edition
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,310. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
For more than 10,000 years the foothills and mountains of Northern Colorado have been home to many people. Despite floods and fire, drought and disease, people continue to call this place home. Through a first-person narrative, writer James C. Hess comes to understand his place in this place.
Fanny Marion Jackson Coppin: First Black Female Principal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » History » American
From a slave born in Washington D.C. to the namesake of a Maryland State University, Fanny Coppin was a world-class teacher. My book is a historical overview of her life and accomplishments. This book is the second in my Forget Me Not series.
Common Sense (Annotated)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,400. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2017 by Coventry House Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » American
Common Sense is the timeless classic that inspired the Thirteen Colonies to fight for and declare their independence from Great Britain in the summer of 1776. Written by famed political theorist Thomas Paine, this pamphlet boldly challenged the authority of the British government and the royal monarchy to rule over the American colonists.
The Federalist Papers: A Collection of Essays Written in Favour of the New Constitution
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 194,540. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2017 by Coventry House Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » American
The Federalist Papers are a collection of eighty-five articles and essays written by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay in favor of ratifying the United States Constitution. First appearing in 1787 as a series of letters to New York newspapers, this collective body of work is widely considered to be among the most important historical collections of all time.
Lighthouses of Georgia
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,110. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
This handy guidebook to the lighthouses of Georgia is written by America's award-winning and best-known author of lighthouse books--Elinor DeWire. She details the seven historic lighthouses along the coastline of Georgia, with meaty histories, lore, trivia, and travel instructions for each lighthouse profiled. A separate chapter talks about lighthouses in general and how they work.
Generating History: Profiles of an Early American Family
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,440. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Generating History chronicles a family's journey through the formative years of the United States of America. It tells stories of noteworthy individuals who gave a firm tug on the fabric of American history, then reaches back to tell tales of more distant European ancestors, including kings, queens, knights and others. The scope of the stories is epic, and the characters are 100% real
Settling America – A Pioneer History of America - October Edition
Series: This Day in Early American Frontier History – 2016. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2017 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » American
Settling America – A Pioneer History of America has one history lesson a day in the settlement of early America. This October edition covers the historical events of October. The stories include both famous and forgotten historical events as well as some little known, obscure facts.
The Lewis and Clark Expedition – A Short History
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017 by Doug West. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
The new nation, the United States of America, doubled overnight in size with the purchase of a vast tract of land west of the Mississippi River known as the Louisiana Purchase. Come take the journey with these brave men and women as they explore this brave new land.
The History of the Chicago Gangsters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,690. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
The early days of Chicago's organized crime began in 1850 with Michael Cassius McDonald as the original crime boss and The Black Hand. "Big Jim" Colosimo, Johnny "The Fox" Torri and Al "Scarface" Capone followed as the boss of bosses. Prohibition brought gangland war to Chicago. Capone fought for territory and the St. Valentine's Day Massacre was the beginning of the end for Capone.

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