Books tagged: 1776

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The Mind of an American Revolutionary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,040. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Jon Foyt’s 12th novel—heavily researched—uncovers the inner motivations of this illegitimate and uneducated immigrant boy who became one of our most unusual Founding Fathers. Relive his affairs, his marriage, and his fortitude, he being only one of three men to sign all vital Revolutionary documents: the Articles of Confederation, the Declaration of Independence, and the Constitution.
Tesla's Time Travelers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,820. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
American history teacher Nathan Greene looked at his bulletin board. How did Benedict Arnold become the second president of the United States? And who the heck was Shippen Jefferson? Where were John Adams and John Quincy Adams? Had Greene and his high school students inadvertently changed history with their field trip to the Philadelphia of 1776?
Enemy of Mine
Series: The Glimpse Time Travel, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 105,460. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel
***Book 1 of The Glimpse Time Travel Series*** Minerva Ferguson, wakes two hundred miles and two hundred years from her apartment in General William Hill's mansion, in New York City, 1776, during war. Problem is, besides being in the wrong time, he’s not a general for the Continentals—he’s British, making him her enemy.
Matilda's Midnight Ride
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,300. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
"Ask a question, open and read." Those are the instructions on the cover of the Book of Questions. And so, Matilda Blake, a confident, curious and somewhat headstrong girl does! Travel with Matilda, Ethan and their cousin Geoffrey as they find themselves witnesses and sometimes participants at some of the most important events leading up to the signing of the Declaration of Independence.
Fate and Fair Winds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 138,980. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Adventure/Romance novel of the American Revolution. Major John FitzSimmon, has been traveling from Georgia to Pennsylvania along the coast, studying the mood of the Colonists for his commander Gen. William Howe. In casual clothing, he saw no reason to wear his uniform, stopped in Philadelphia to meet with his brother. There he meets a pretty young farm-girl searching for independence and adventure
The American Thunderbolt
You set the price! Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » American
Time Signatures Publications brings another iconic American founding father to life in this series. The only immigrant founding father of America does not have a famous memorial or towering monument to his credit, but as George Will proclaims, if you want to know his impact on American life just look around, you're living in it. Find out just who is the American Thunderbolt.
The Patriot King
You set the price! Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » American
The Patriot King explores the life and times of an American hero. The book is filled with shadow information that turned this hero into an iconic figure. All readers can take a guess at just who this figure is. Whether you are old or young, the Patriot King delivers an impressive look into the American past.
The Grist Mill Secret
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,010. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013 by Spyderwort Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
In 1773, in a hidden cellar below the lonely mill where Tabby lives, is a gunshop where Father makes muskets for the Minute Men. But when an English family, suspected by all to be loyalist spies, builds a country house nearby, Tabby is torn between patriotism and friendship with the new neighbors. Can she remain friends with Alice and Jack and still keep the vital secret of the grist mill?
Can Britain leave the EU? A Warning from History
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
There are many who would like Britain to leave the European Union. But the question is whether Britain would be allowed to do so. In this booklet historian Rupert Matthews looks at previous multinational associations then compares them to the EU to show that EU Commission has taken to itself the legal powers to frustrate attempts at secession. We might yet see the panzers in Parliament Square.
Seventy North to Fifty South - The Story of Captain Cook's Last Voyage
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,910. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Seventy North to Fifty South is an annotation of the published journal written by Captain James Cook during his third voyage: the voyage with major geographic and political consequences. His journal reports were filled with navigational and geographical detail plus anthropological observations about the inhabitants.