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Undaunted Heart: the true story of a Southern belle & a Yankee general
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Price: $7.45 USD. Words: 51,830. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2009 by Eno Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
At the end of the Civil War, spirited Ella Swain—daughter of the University of North Carolina president—shocked citizens across the state when she fell in love with and married the Union general whose troops occupied Chapel Hill. Suzy Barile separates fact from lore, drawing on Ella’s never-before-published letters that reveal a love that transcended outrage and scandal.
Iron Maiden: An Alternate History Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,990. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Jared Diamond's COLLAPSE inspired this alternate history that takes place during the American Civil War, and tells the story of eight people who come together after the battle between the USS Monitor and the CSS Virginia. They trick the government into buying more Monitor-class ships.
When the Tiger Weeps
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,890. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2009 by Pleasure Boat Studio. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
This book is a far-ranging journey through disparate cultures; a history beginning in the West with the American Civil War and culminating in the wisdom-sage tradition of the Far East. Along the way—in poetry, prose and translations—the work dramatizes individual and collective responses to oppression—war, tyranny and social injustice— and the triumphs and tragedies of those responses.
On Seminary Ridge
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Robert E Lee was offered command of Union forces before he rode south to join the Confederacy, choosing State over Federal rights. If he had decided the other way, just maybe the fateful Third day at Gettysburg might well have gone differently.
The Longest Nights: General John Imboden and the Confederate Retreat From Gettysburg
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
A short account of the Confederate retreat after the Battle of Gettysburg in July 1863. Under the command of Virginia General John D. Imboden, a 20-mile long wagon train of the wounded were sent south into Maryland and Virginia, only to meet the enemy again Williamsport, Maryland.
The Spur and The Sash
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,280. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2010 by Henschel Haus Publishing, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Sgt. George Van Norman, Eighth Wisconsin Regiment, was wounded late in the Civil War at Nashville. The Union Army left him to recuperate and guard a Southern plantation from January to August, 1865, where he fell in love with the owner's daughter. The Spur & The Sash is based on a true Romeo and Juliet story that magically transports the reader back to 1865 Tennessee.
The Adversaries
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 166,180. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Book 4, American Family Portrait series. Emotions erupt between the Morgan and Cooper families when the Morgan boys run slaves during a reunion with their Southern friends. As national tensions escalate, the boys from both families march to war on opposite sides of the conflict, only to find themselves under attack by a common enemy with a blood feud.
High Ground
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 166,500. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
High Ground portrays the legal, political and moral conflict preceding the American Civil War; and the disillusionment and devastation of war as seen through the through the eyes of an idealistic army lawyer and the daughter of an American diplomat.
Hiram's Honor: Reliving Private Terman's Civil War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,250. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Written by an accomplished author and a direct descendant, Hiram's Honor is a riveting true story about a Civil War soldier captured at Gettysburg and sent to Belle Island and Andersonville. He miraculously survived 17 months! Written in the first person, this meticulously researched story is highly praised by the Civil War community and experts at Gettysburg, Manassas, and Andersonville.
The Candle Star
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Price: Free! Words: 44,990. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by Candle Star Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(Divided Decade Trilogy, book one) After a tantrum, Emily Preston is shipped from her plantation home to her inn-keeping uncle in Detroit. There Emily meets Malachi, son of freed slaves, who challenges many ideas she grew up believing. But when she stumbles upon two runaways hidden in her uncle’s barn, Emily faces a decision more difficult than she would ever have imagined.