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Tales of Titans: Founding Fathers, Women Warriors & WWII, Vol. 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,600. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Essay » Political
Tales of Titans, by award-winning author Rich DiSilvio, brings great historical figures to life with concise yet compelling essays, coupled with engaging narratives that enlighten readers to the miraculous deeds, and misdeeds, of numerous titans who have shaped our world in various ways. For those who love learning about great historical figures in a new and exciting format, this is for you!
Herman: 1940s Lonely Hearts Search Chickenhouse Chronicles, Book I
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,710. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
Affield reconstructs his stepfather’s early life, war experience, and Herman’s four year search for a wife, culminating in the tragic discovery of the author’s mother. After WWII Herman returned to his farm with a dream and PTSD. December 1945 he received The Exchange, a mail-order bride catalogue. In 1949 he discovered Barbara in Cupid’s Columns.
Trains in the Sky
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,470. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Ivan Hawthorn's Trains in the Sky is a fascinating account of childhood as a young boy in the great drought and depression of 1930s outback Australia. Growing up in an all-male household, Ivan Hawthorn documents his boyhood years with his brothers, a wonderful insight into the deprivations and the challenges and the amazing resolve of the outback families during these difficult times.
Inspired by Art: Fighting Goliath
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
These amazing sculptures, paintings, etchings, and manuscript illustrations inspired the author to write The David Chronicles, a series of three volumes, the first of which is the novel Rise to Power, where she imagines the battle with Goliath.
Generating History: Profiles of an Early American Family
Price: $1.99 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 United States' formative years. It tells stories of noteworthy individuals who firmly tugged on, and were sewn into, history's fabric. It then shows how they crossed paths with George Washington, Alexander Hamilton, John and John Quincy Adams, Robert the Bruce, Kings Edward I, Henry VIII, George III, and many other historical figures.
Tales of Titans: From the Renaissance to the Electro/Atomic Age, Vol. 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,930. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Fiction » Biographical
Tales of Titans, by award-winning author Rich DiSilvio, brings great historical figures to life with concise yet compelling essays, coupled with engaging narratives that enlighten readers to the miraculous deeds, or deplorable actions, of numerous titans who have shaped our world in various ways.
Operation Phoenix
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,250. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2016 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This is not the first time the fate of Adolf Hitler has been debated, but it is the first time an insider has lifted the veil on how he was abducted from his underground bunker in Berlin. Operation Phoenix reveals how agents from ‘Rex’, the Danish- British Royal Intelligence service carried out the kidnapping with the assistance of anti-Hitler groups in Germany and Stalin’s Secret Service.
The Reporting of Australian Bushrangers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 177,860. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
“The Reporting of Australian Bushrangers” is a compilation of Book 1 to 3 of the Australian Bushrangers in Print series. This compilation includes the reporting of Ben Hall, Frederick Wordsworth Ward alias Captain Thunderbolt and Andrew George Scott alias Captain Moonlite.
The Reporting of Captain Moonlite the Loyal Bushranger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,730. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The Reporting of Captain Moonlite the Loyal Bushranger, is a compilation of newspaper articles published from 1869 to 1880, which tell the story of the life and death of Andrew George Scott, and his companions in intricate detail as it was read by the nation over a century ago. These newspaper stories offer a remarkable insight into the man who became known as, ‘Captain Moonlite’.
Uncommon Character: Stories of Ordinary Men and Women Who Have Done the Extraordinary
Price: Free! Words: 120,210. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016 by Aneko Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
These are the tales told with zest; these are the tales you will long treasure. Enjoy the dynamic portraits; then share them in family, church, workplace, ministry and educational settings, because that’s how they began, and that’s why they were written.
My Music, My Freedom: Mi Música, Mi Libertad
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 40,070. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This is the extraordinary story of Joseph Antonio Emidy, an early 19th-century musician who was kidnapped from his home in Guinea, Africa and sold into slavery. A bilingual book written in English and Spanish, it is ideal for learners of both languages, with a "mini-dictionary" of key words between the two versions of each chapter to facilitate reading and learning.
Napoléon-Antoine Belcourt: Un Grand Canadien - A Great Canadian
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,220. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
L’auteur s’est inspiré d’écrire cette biographie informelle suite à sa quête aux connaissances, aux questions, aux réponses sur la vie familiale et la vie politique de ce grand Canadien-français qui a laissé sa marque au début du 20ième siècle.
Coosa Flyer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,650. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Backwoodsman finds secrete to flight while Wright brothers were still young children.
Von Königsberg nach Kanada
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,090. Language: German. Published: October 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
In diesem autobiographischen Werk führt der literarisch begabte Holzkaufmann Arthur Propp den Leser durch das Leben eines deutschen Juden aus Ostpreuβen vom Ende des neunzehnten bis hin zur Mitte des zwanzigsten Jahrhunderts. Seine Wege kreuzen sich mit denen vieler anderer säkularer Juden, die wenig auf Religion und Tradition achten, sondern sich mehr als Deutsche denn als alles andere fühlen, si
A Living Memory: Immortality for Sarra Copia Sulam
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,470. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Venice contains many remarkable historical figures. One deserving recognition is Sarra Copia Sulam, a Jewish writer who was publicly attacked by the men who benefitted from her learning and generosity. The only Jewish woman to host a literary salon in the seventeenth century, Sarra overcame such censure to remain true to her faith and to produce writings that have ensured her "living memory."
The Reporting of Captain Thunderbolt the Gentleman Bushranger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,440. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The Reporting of Captain Thunderbolt the Gentleman Bushranger, is a compilation of newspaper articles published from 1856 to 1941, which tell the story of the life and death of Frederick Wordsworth Ward, ‘Captain Thunderbolt’, and his companions in intricate detail as it was read by the nation over a century ago.
Syed Jamaluddin Afghani
Price: Free! Words: 13,700. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Jamaluddin Afghani was a political activist & ideologist in the 19th century. An advocate of Pan-Islamic unity & Islamic modernism, his influential anti-imperialist views led to his exile from multiple countries. His towering personality, sparkling ideology, & eloquence made him a highly influential Muslim of his time. His spirit lives even today through his influence on those who came after him.
Khadija (RA)
Price: Free! Words: 10,500. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Khadija was the first wife of Prophet Muhammad. The first one to embrace Islam, she stood behind her great husband & lent him strength during his long struggle. It was she who proposed to him and they had a long & happy marriage. Her devotion as a believer, her loyalty as a wife, her success as a businesswoman & her skills as a mother make her an inspiration for Muslim women for all times to come.
The Lost Book of King Arthur
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,840. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016 by New Haven Publishing Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Biography
The Lost Book of King Arthur shows through maps, charts and the piecing together of lost texts, that the legendary King Arthur was very much a real king and not only were his battle sites well documented they were etched forever into the side of great chalices. These cups were treasured at Arthur's Hadrian's Wall garrison.
Muhammad bin Abdul Wahab
Price: Free! Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Muhammad bin Abdul Wahab was one of the greatest reformers in Islamic history. He appeared in Arabia in the 18th century, and called people back to the right path in the light of Quran and Sunnah at a time when superstitions, grave worship, & other forms of polytheism were widespread. There is much misinformation about his movement, but he was without doubt a highly influential person in history.