Books tagged: 1800s

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Berlintoxication
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,270. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
It is 1889. Berlin is ruled by a society that is benevolent towards those who obey its orders, but ruthless against those who disagree. A new leader emerges. His powers are almost impossible to resist. Walter Busch and Charlotte Schaefer suddenly find that they are enemies of the state, forced to live as outcasts, shunned by others. There are, however, rebels who are determined to fight back.
The Blanket of Blessings
Series: The Blanket of Blessings Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 54,780. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
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"The Blanket of Blessings" is loosely based on the author's great Aunt Angie who came across the country in a covered wagon, lived with the Indians, and moved on to California in the late 1800's. Angie lived to the age of 103 and had plenty of stories to tell. "The Blanket of Blessings" is based on just one of them. This is the first of three books in "The Blanket of Blessings Series".
The Lone Werewolf
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,440. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » USA
Captain Cody O'Conner, U.S. Cavalry, retired, comes to the aid of two Indians under attack by Confederate rags that refuse to acknowledge the end of the war. Brought to near death as a result of his bravery, our hero is rewarded by an old medicine man with the gift of Skin-walker (Native American Shape-shifter) ointment!
Brother Against Brother: A Collection of Civil War Short Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,950. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A Collection of 6 Civil War short stories and 2 excerpts written from both Union and Confederate points of view. Brother Against Brother provides snapshots of lives during the Civil War. This collection gives readers many different perspectives: drummer boys, brave-hearted soldiers, a prisoner of war, and even a young lady waiting at home for the war to end.
Brave Harold
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,280. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
It is 1803. Harold McCartney accompanies his mother and missionary father from England to Ruapuke Island in New Zealand's far south. But their ship is wrecked, and Harold finds himself alone. Accompanied by an Aboriginal girl, Alkira, and the only Maori survivors of a battle between Maori and European sealers, Harold finally succeeds in finding his way to the southern New Zealand coast.
The Genealogy of Herman Webster Mudgett
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Herman Webster Mudgett (1861-1896) was from Gilmanton, New Hampshire. His roots are in rural New England. Aside from Mudgett, his relatives had the surnames Page and Price. My e-book looks Herman Mudgett's ancestry from the family's origins in Exeter and Norfolk in England. I have included ancestral information about the mass murderer's wives, his son and daughter, and one of his accomplices.
The Stranger She Married
Series: Rogue Hearts, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,790. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
To save her family from debtor's prison, Alicia must marry the first wealthy man to propose. Her choices narrow to a scarred cripple with the heart of a poet, or a handsome rake with a deadly secret. Cole believes he is beyond redemption, yet cannot deny his attraction for the girl who touches his heart. He must protect her from the murderer killing her family before she becomes the next target.
Love Wins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,490. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Only one thing can make the Duke of Alderburgh enter into a society that he despises. For the honor attached to the Alderburgh name to be obscured by a scandal not of his making, can Simon do what he must? Lady Georgiana Hazeldon finds her parents have finally made a match for her. But the reason behind the choice does not endear her to the gentleman any more than his actions to her before...
Inventing Baseball: The 100 Greatest Games of the Nineteenth Century
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 143,310. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
A project of SABR's Nineteenth Century Committee, INVENTING BASEBALL brings to life the greatest games to be played in the game's early years, starting with a game in 1833. From the "prisoner of war" game that took place among captive Union soldiers during the Civil War, to the first intercollegiate game, to the first professional no--hitter, the games in this volume span 1833-1900.
The 11th Commandment: A Serial Regency in Ten Parts
Price: Free! Words: 23,380. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
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("The 11th Commandment" was a serial Regency romance written for publication in InD'Tale Magazine. This edition is all 10 installments.) Approximate word count: 21,000 (novella) Lady Katherine never learned the fine art of hiding one's indiscretions. Thus her one mistake became Society's biggest scandal. Can she overcome the shame and learn to love again?