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The Making Of Kwame Nkrumah by Isaac Arko Inkum
Price: $9.99 $5.00 USD. (50% off!) Words: 72,230. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2018 by Victor Kwegyir. Categories: Screenplays » History, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, the first President of Ghana has umpteen times been examined by scholars, researchers, and historians. Yet, much hasn't been done to capture his life in a movie. The absence of such a remarkable African leader in movie theatres spurred a group of young Africans to embark on a project to do a movie on Kwame Nkrumah. The experiences of this young group is captured in this book.
The Burning of Murder City USA by Michael C. Hughes
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 66,410. Language: American English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Detroit in 1950 was a bustling metropolis, the most advanced and fastest growing city on the planet at the time... "Motor City USA": a place with the brightest of futures. But by 1967 it was being called "Murder City USA" and, in July of that year, tensions that had been simmering for too many years finally blew. In four days of rioting Blackbottom, the heart and soul of old black Detroit, burned.
The Anunnaki and Human Evolution by Mark Carroll
Price: $2.99 $2.24 USD. (25% off!) Words: 68,460. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore, & legend, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
This is only the beginning of a great adventure. It opens up all the missing links in Genesis and even many other mysteries of the Bible and human history. An epic tale of gods and men unfolds, challenging every assumption we hold about our creation, our past, and our future.
Mount Vernon Avenue: A Historical Place in Columbus Ohio by Melica Niccole
Price: $4.95 $2.48 USD. (50% off until Aug. 2!) Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Mount Vernon Avenue is a book about a historical area in Columbus, Ohio called Mount Vernon Avenue. This book details the personal accounts of individuals who had the opportunity to visit the area and what they recall from their many visits there. These individuals range from the ages of 30 to 99 years of age. The information they divulge includes music, The Cameo, parades, and more
River Passage by P.M. Terrell
Price: $6.99 $4.89 USD. (30% off until Sep. 3!) Words: 92,410. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012 by Drake Valley Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Native American
Inspired by a true story: The river journey was supposed to take four weeks. Instead, more than four months after they left, a ragtag group of survivors limped into Fort Nashborough with a harrowing tale. They'd faced Indian attacks, disease, near starvation. Some were captured... some killed... and some lived to tell the tale.
The White Devil of Dublin by P.M. Terrell
Series: Ryan O'Clery Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $6.99 $4.89 USD. (30% off until Sep. 3!) Words: 76,130. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by Drake Valley Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Fiction » Romance » Historical
An historian claiming to have information about Detective Ryan O’Clery’s family has been murdered. His investigation will take him to 12th century Ireland, a time of the Viking invasion, to a man known as The White Devil of Dublin, and to a secret his family kept hidden for over eight hundred years. It will also bring him face to face with an arch enemy determined to finish the job he started.
Songbirds are Free by P.M. Terrell
Price: $6.99 $4.89 USD. (30% off until Sep. 3!) Words: 107,810. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012 by Drake Valley Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Based on a true story: on a summer afternoon in 1780, Shawnee warriors attacked and killed William Neely and captured his 19-year-old daughter Mary. Taken hundreds of miles from home, deep into Indian Territory, Mary must depend on her own courage and determination to escape from her captors and make her way back home.
Checkmate: Clans and Castles by P.M. Terrell
Series: Checkmate. Price: $6.99 $4.89 USD. (30% off until Sep. 3!) Words: 114,580. Language: American English. Published: May 2, 2017 by Drake Valley Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
A window into the ancestors of anyone of Scot-Irish descent… In 1608, William Neely left Scotland for Ireland. Surrounded by powerful clans that had ruled for over a thousand years, he came to know chieftains including Cahir O’Doherty who burned Derry and launched a rebellion, putting in motion a chain of events that would transform Ireland and mark Cahir O’Doherty as the Last Gaelic Irish King.
Pope Pius XII by Bob Lord
Price: $4.95 $4.76 USD. (4% off until Feb. 9, 2020!) Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christianity / Saints & Sainthood, Nonfiction » History » European
We have had a passion to write about Pope Pius XII for years. The attacks on His Holiness have appeared to us as just another attack on Mother Church. And how better to do it, than after he is dead - when he cannot defend himself.
One Day And A Story by Dare Babarinsa
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until April 2, 2020!) Words: 77,240. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2018 by Oluwole Komolafe. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government
One Day And A Story is the reminiscences of an African journalist depicting the history of Nigeria's dictatorial regimes in the 1980's with the nefarious roles played by Nigerian rulers and the events that led to the assassination of a distinguished Nigerian journalist, Mr Dele Giwa through a letter bomb.The crude assassination of Dele Giwa left a lasting impression on the author.
His Red Eminence, Armand-Jean du Plessis de Richelieu by Laurel A. Rockefeller
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 86,140. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » History » European
Priest. Lover. Statesman. Cardinal Armand-Jean du Plessis, duc de Richelieu is one of the most famous -- or infamous politicians of all time. Made a villain in the popular Dumas novel, "The Three Musketeers," the real man was a dedicated public servant loyal to king and country. A man of logic and reason, he transformed how we think about nations and nationality.
Empress Wu Zetian by Laurel A. Rockefeller
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 5. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Travel back in time over one thousand years and meet the first and only female emperor of China. Born Wu Zhao and given the reign title "Zetian" just weeks before her death in 705 CE, she was the unwanted daughter of Chancellor Wu Shihuo -- too bright, too educated, and too politically focused to make a good wife according to contemporary interpretations of the Analects of Confucius.