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Great Western Railway
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Series: Age of Engineering, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
Designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel, the Great Western Railway was one of the fastest and most efficient of its time. This is a brief 5,000 word article on the achievements and history of the GWR, designed as an introduction for children or quick reference for older readers. Available free to download, or read online.
Look Up, Madison! A Walking Tour of Madison, Wisconsin
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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 Madison, Wisconsin 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.
Pub Quiz Trivia: Volume 1 - History and Current Events
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
In addition to his writing, author Bryan Young is an accomplished Pub Quizmaster and has assembled a collection of his best trivia questions to stump the minds of trivia buffs everywhere. With more than 40 rounds of trivia, Volume 1 covers History and Current Events questions. This is a must have for any trivia buff or Pub Quizmaster.
Look Up, Lansing! A Walking Tour of Lansing, Michigan
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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 Lansing, Michigan 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, Frankfort! A Walking Tour of Frankfort, Kentucky
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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 Frankfort, Kentucky 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.
A Soldier's Journey Through Life
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 116,760. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
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The Journey: A poignant picture of an innocent time. A narrative commencing in the 1930's detailing the trials and tribulations of a newly wedded young soldier of the Indian Army. "Only the Jouney is written...not the Destination."
The Gospels' Veiled Agenda- Revolution, Priesthood & The Holy Grail
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,420. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
The legend of the Holy Grail has captured the imagination of millions of people for hundreds of years. It has been sought in the most unlikely places. But like all good mysteries, we only solve it when we look in the most obvious hiding place. The only thing we know for sure is that the grail is connected to Jesus. So why not look for it it the books that tell us about Jesus- in the Gospels?
US Army Medals, Awards & Decorations - The Complete List
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,020. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011 by M&S Direct Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Antiques & collectibles
Military Buffs, History Students, Historical Trivia Lovers and Even Students of Politics... You Must Have This eBook For Your Collection! Nowhere else in just one edition will you find such complete information! US Army Medals, Awards & Decorations - The Complete List. It is a great source of reference to any patriotic American!
Look Up, Lexington! A Walking Tour of Lexington, Kentucky
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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 Lexington, Kentucky 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 Fall of the Kingdom of Nanzan
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Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
This book tells the history of the ancient Kingdom of Nanzan, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. It also describes the holy places where the pilgrims pay their respects to their ancestors,every year.
Past-Forward: A Three-Decade and Three-Thousand-Mile Journey Home
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,970. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
"Past-Forward" is the non-fiction account of the thirty-year search for the author's Irish ancestral roots. The book, written in the form of a letter to the author's grandmother Kate, tells both the story of the thirty-year search itself along with the discovered tale of Kate’s Irish ancestors,and their flight to America during the Great Famine and life as new Americans in the 19th century.
The History of Dixville Notch, New Hampshire and The Balsams Grand Resort Hotel
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
As one of only a few Grand Resort Hotels in New Hampshire, The Balsams has been steeped in history for more than 200 years. Travel back in time with me to the grand days when Dixville Notch, NH and The Balsams began their humble journey into history. If you're a history buff this article is a must read.
Look Up, Louisville! A Walking Tour of Louisville, Kentucky
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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 Louisville, Kentucky 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.
Belize: Land of the Maya
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America
Journey back in time and visit Belize, the land of the Maya, the ancient civilization who gave us the Maya calendar.
What's in a name By Johnnydod
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Price: Free! Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Family history
Johnny Dod Copyright Johnny Dod 2011 Published at Smashwords A look at the origins of our last names, from the most common to the almost lost.
Look Up, Toledo! A Walking Tour of Toledo, Ohio
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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 Toledo, Ohio 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.
Ritus Verum - The 144 Truths
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Price: Free! Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
The Ultimus Triritus Probatum Romanus trilogy of sacred writs, the only such documents in history to directly challenge the stranglehold of the Khazarian Maygar leaders of the Roman Cult on the land, bodies and souls of Planet Earth. Ritus Verum - The 144 Truths - is the final writ issued in honor of one who spoke out 500 years ago on a 31st October.
Look Up, Dayton! A Walking Tour of Dayton, Ohio
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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 Dayton, Ohio 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.
Sadie
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,720. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
SADIE was a strikingly beautiful young woman whose sheer Irish beauty earned her the title of Belle of the West Side of Manhattan. As a young girl, growing up on the mean streets of the city, she possessed a poise just as polished and genteel as those of the fine young ladies attending the Gibson Girl School on Fifth Avenue.
A Brief History of the Pilgrims
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Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Who were the Pilgrims? When and why did they come to America? And who were the Puritans, the Separatists, and the Strangers? Are these terms interchangeable? This VERY short e-book will answer these questions and several others. (In the interest of full disclosure, the informational part of this e-book is ~1,000 words...But they are very informative words!!!)