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Forward Into the Past: U.S. Industrial Revolution; Entertainment Industry
By Tahseen Chowdhury
Price: Free! Words: 12,140. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The American Industrial Revolution was one of the most revolutionary times of history, which is where the textile industry grew, and the railroads grew. Along with all of that, the steel industry started booming. It was an amazing time to live if you had money, however if you didn't have money, life was much more harsh, working up top 15 hours a day starting from the age of 9 in some areas.
Kensington: The Story and the Stone
By B. Lynn Brant
Price: Free! Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This is an essay on the status quo of research into The Kensington Rune Stone, It contends that after all these years and all these claims and counter-claims, we still have little to go on other than the story and the stone. The story of the finding was told by Olof Ohman, but remains uncorroborated by either witness or documentary evidence.
Kilroy Was Here
By Bob Fields
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Kilroy became the US super-GI who always got there first — wherever GI's went. It became a challenge to place the logo in the most unlikely places. It was said to be atop Mt. Everest, the Statue of Liberty, the underside of the Arch de Triumph, and scrawled in the dust on the moon. It’s even on the World War Two memorial in Washington, DC; and said to be on Grants Tomb, the Lincoln Memorial, and o
Top Nicknames of US Cities
By Dan McMillan
Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Nickname of Top 50 US Cities. Cities do not always go by their official names. In fact, many have their own nicknames, some of them even being official nicknames.
AMERICA'S GESTAPO, THE KENNEDY YEARS
By Arthur W. Ritchie
Price: Free! Words: 9,320. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This is the story of a mediocre family turned political powerhouse via ill-gotten gains — without the whitewash.
Postcard Revolution
By Bob Blain
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
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.
Lincolns' Hidden Speech-"The Cover-Up"
By T.M. Sparks
Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Please notice the ending of this declaration, its in the ending that gives us a common understanding of knowledge long forgotten. It also shows us how frightening the media coupled with the scientific community has caused the delusional mind set of our age today. I have included a few very interesting photos on the subject matter at hand.
Magical M.E.: Washington Wizardry Applied to State Dates, Volume 4
By Rod Island
Series: Magical ME, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
This is a volume where I have decided to set up a calendar of dates for publication using days that states joined the Union. This is a continuation of a project designed to prove Intelligent Design sewn into the last 300 years of American History.
Newport Tower: Unsettled History
By B. Lynn Brant
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.
The AVMA: 150 Years of Education, Science and Service (Volume 1)
By AVMA
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.
America's Gestapo, the FBI Part II
By Arthur W. Ritchie
Price: Free! Words: 16,030. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This takes the abuses of the FBI from Lyndon Johnson to Barack Obama.
Nathaniel R. Thompson-The First Execution in the State of South Dakota
By Linda Kuipers
Price: Free! Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This is a story of the horrific events that lead up to the first judicial hanging for murder in the State of South Dakota.
Evel Knievel Snake River Canyon
By Kevin Cable
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Fall 1974, Evel Knievel jumps the Snake River Canyon in Idaho. Photo Essay of The event by photographer Kevin Cable.
Ann Arbor Railroad
By Kevin Cable
Price: Free! Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
Ann Arbor Railroad Toledo Division, photography by Kevin Cable.
The Longest War
By World Audience
You set the price! Words: 290. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Stories from the Battlefields of Iraq and Afghanistan, told by those who lived it.
9/11
By Thunder Entertainment
Price: Free! Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This book is a true story on 9/11 when Terrorists attacked the United States and the Terrorists Drove Planes into 3 buildings, it killed hundreds even thousands of people Book has Been Updated on 9/23/2013
Cold Visits
By Brian Garee
You set the price! Words: 340. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Short visits to the cemetary There were nay vists to the cemetary Expecially Resurection Cemetary in Illinois. This is where mom. My brother stepfather and mother and brother are located.
Words of Wisdom
By Alton Pryor
Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
A collection of good luck and bad luck adages that have been passed down for generations.
The Federalist Regained
By Paul Reidinger
You set the price! Words: 12,700. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
An American writer offers a riposte to Alexander Hamilton and a fresh interpretation of the Bill of Rights.
1775 (chapter 1) (first half only)
By Derek Beck
Price: Free! Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
"1775" is a forthcoming history (nonfiction) book by Derek W. Beck. "1775" is unique to other American Revolution books in that it is the first book to tell the complete story in one volume. Written in narrative form and intended for a general audience, "1775" follows the forgotten heroes through the beginning of the Revolution. This is the first half of chapter 1 only.