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Look Up, Forth Worth! A Walking Tour of Fort Worth, Texas
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Fort Worth, Texas is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions
Look Up, Dallas! A Walking Tour of Dallas, Texas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Dallas, Texas is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
The Best of Times
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013 by The Florida Hooiser. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A narrative about what life in The United States was in our golden era, and how it became what it is, and offering solutions to enable us to once again travel the path to freedom and self reliance.
The Strange Life of Howard Hughes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Howard Hughes was an obsessed man. He was obsessed with aviation and he was obsessed with sex, both conventional and bi-sexual. His relationships included some of the most famous names in Hollywood, both men and women, including Cary Grant, Katherine Hepburn, Bette Davis, Tyrone Power, Randolph Scott, and Jean Peters.
What It Means to Miss New Orleans
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,910. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
In two short essays and one long piece of reportage, author and screenwriter Mark Childress ("Crazy in Alabama," "One Mississippi," "Georgia Bottoms") explores New Orleans before, during, and after Katrina. Essays: "What It Means to Miss New Orleans," "Disaster Tourism," and "The Tragic City Laughs." All proceeds go to Habitat for Humanity. Approximately 10,000 words, w/ illustrations.
Robert E. Lee, the Supreme Patriot
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
With the exception of George Washington, the most famous general in American history is Robert E. Lee (January 19, 1807 – October 12, 1870). Lee’s fame came in spite of the fact that he led the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia against the Union Army in the Civil War.
Robert E. Lee, the Supreme Patriot
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
With the exception of George Washington, the most famous general in American history is Robert E. Lee (January 19, 1807 – October 12, 1870). Lee’s fame came in spite of the fact that he led the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia against the Union Army in the Civil War.
Heart's Journey: Selected Poems 1980-1999
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Series: Heart Suite, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013 by Estuary Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Heart’s Journey: Selected Poems, 1980-1999 by Nina Serrano contains 89 poems and 54 drawings from my journals of those years. The poems, together with the drawings, offer readers a multi-faceted glimpse into my thought over the last twenty years of the 20th Century.
Charles Lindbergh, The Rogue Aviator
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Charles Lindbergh flew solo non-stop from New York to Paris and became a national hero. What many didn't know about this national hero was that he was an unfaithful husband. After father five children with his wife Anne, he father three other children with German mistresses.
Historic Ohio – A Photographic & Narrative Visit to Some Unique Places
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,690. Language: American English. Published: May 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This 103-page collection of articles by freelance writer Toni Leland visits some of the fascinating historical places in Ohio. While the articles only touch on a small portion of Ohio's historic wealth, the ones chosen are true gems. Ride with the author as she travels the National Road from historic Wheeling Suspension Bridge at Bridgeport to the last important town before the Indiana border.
The Cold War: A History Just for Kids!
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Series: A History Just for Kids, Book 30. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
In this book, we will be learning more about the Cold War, and we will talk what were the things that motivated the two countries to compete with each other for over 40 years. You will find sections in here that divide up our study of the Cold War into six different main ideas. Find out about this exciting and complex period of time in this kid's book.
Larger Than Life: The Exploits of the Miner and Adventurer David E. Buel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Mariner, soldier, prospector, sheriff, legislator, Indian agent, politician, town founding father, mining district developer, mining magnate, bon vivant, civic leader, philanthropist, explorer, businessman, promoter…. David E. Buel did it all in his lifetime.
The Atomic Bomb: A History Just For Kids!
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Series: A History Just for Kids, Book 29. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Now, from time to time you might hear the term “nuclear bomb” used, while other times you may hear the term “atomic bomb”. What is the difference? Any bomb that uses tiny reactions inside the nucleus of a microscopic atom is, by definition, a “nuclear bomb”. However, the first nuclear bombs were much simpler than today’s bombs, which use multiple steps to produce their large explosions. The firs
The Memorable Quotations of President William Jefferson Clinton
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
President Bill Clinton was both controversial and insightful, both traits showing up in his many memorable quotations. He expounded on an infintite variety of topics.
Newport Tower: Unsettled History
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Price: Free! Words: 12,820. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The Newport Tower is a crude, round stone structure in Newport, Rhode Island. It is said that it was built by early colonists, as a windmill. However, there is little evidence to support that claim, and a wealth of evidence indicating that it is of much older construction, probably precolumbian.
A Stroll Through The Village Known As Pinkville
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The theme of this book is the My Lai Massacre and whether, according to the definition of massacre, it was a massacre at all. It also covers the travesty of the trial of Lt. Wm. Calley. He was only a lowly platoon leader egregiously carrying out his orders in a search and destroy mission. But, if he was given orders someone up the chain of command knew full well the situation.
MFAA: The History of the Monuments, Fine Arts and Archives Program (Also Known as Monuments Men)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The Holocaust was the systematic murder of six million European Jews by Adolf Hitler’s Nazi Party. The horrors of the Holocaust have documented been many times. Even those that were not killed, mutilated, or starved in concentration camps were stripped of their citizenship and their identities. The Nazis did not stop there, though. Hitler, in his quest to build an empire, planned and executed the
The AVMA: 150 Years of Education, Science and Service (Volume 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 12,500. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This book is a celebration of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and all it has accomplished for its members and the veterinary profession during its first 150 years. This first volume contains the Preface and Chapter 1.
Look Up, Augusta! A Walking Tour of Augusta, Maine
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Augusta, Maine is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Look Up, Augusta! A Walking Tour of Augusta, Georgia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Augusta, Georgia is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.