Books tagged: ambrose bierce

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Kaweah 1894
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,770. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
It's 1894. The Pullman strike has led to a national rail strike led by Debs' American Railway Union. In central California two men ill treated by the Southern Pacific Railroad are robbing their trains. Large wheat farmers leasing land from the SP have just learned that the land purchase prices stated in their leases are a fiction. And the Kaweah community is destroyed. They unite to fight back.
Touch of Darkness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,940. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2010. Categories: Screenplays » Sci-Fi
A mysterious blind man known only as The Collector arrives to tour the mansion of a dead eccentric. The estate is filled with artifacts – mementoes with stories to tell – and only the Collector can “see” the tales associated with them by touching the objects. The Collector's intent is revealed as he entraps a murderer to expose himself, and dispenses justice only he knows how to impose.
Vintage Reading: From Plato to Bradbury: A Personal Tour of Some of the World's Best Books
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,750. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Vintage Reading brings eighty of the world's most unforgettable books out from behind the high castle walls, lowers the drawbridge, and welcomes readers inside. With lively and concise commentary, award-winning author Robert Kanigel throws an arm around the reader and becomes the tour guide to classics, best-sellers, lesser-known greats, and everything in-between.