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Vasco da Gama A Passage To India
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Adventure & Adventurers, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Exploration & Discovery
Vasco da Gama captained the largest of three small ships that sailed from Lisbon, Portugal in 1497. The ships traveled to a very uncertain and awe inspiring journey. Sailing for India via the southern tip of Africa, da Gama was told by his king to bring greetings to Prester John, a legendary personage who supposedly ruled a Christian empire in the East. My e-book looks closely at da Gama's voyage.
Garden Of Light
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
The first volume within the Of The Light series of poetic picture story books, Garden Of Light offers a brief narrative of the paradigm shift that Earth is going through while aiming to provide uplifting messages.
Divine Intervention
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70,200. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
(3.00)
One of the great love stories in the history of Europe, this story chronicles how a desperate English bride and an obstinate Portuguese king married for power and politics. They never imagined their marriage would transform into a great love affair, the remarkable legacy of which was the launch of the Age of Discovery. Based on real people and events, its heroine will thrill you.
Just A Misdemeanor Or Two
Price: Free! Words: 40,620. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This memoir covers 11 years of my life between the ages of 13 and 23. During my teenage years I was an out of control juvenile delinquent with little supervision, living in my little protected community in Southern Oregon. I had no regard for anyone except myself, uncaring of others feelings. When I graduated high school it was like a slap in the face when I had the draft facing me.
The Graves of the Golden Bear: Ancient Fortresses and Monuments of the Ohio Valley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,940. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » American
From the earliest maps of the Gulf of Mexico by the Spanish explorers to the beginning of the 20th century, claims were made that a Welsh prince named Madoc brought thousands of colonists to North America centuries before Columbus. Find out how a 18th Century map and an inscription on an ancient fortress wall will make you doubt what you learned in history class.
Cavalier's Call
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,020. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.98)
A tantalizing blend of action, adventure, and intrigue, Cavalier’s Call is an engrossing tale of historical fiction. In it, author Grant de Graf takes the reader back to an exciting – yet dangerous – time of dramatic, raw passion, as he chronicles Portugal’s spirited march toward the Age of Discovery during the fourteenth century.