Books tagged: american history

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Memory Lane
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,350. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Memory Lane, America’s most popular new theme park, promises to provide its guests with “golden memories.” Choose any week—from 1950 to the present—and Memory Lane will recreate it for you in amazing detail: the foods, clothes, TV shows, even the schools. You will soon forget about the present and start living in the past. But is that a good idea? Or are some things better left in the past?
The Truth in Black and White
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,350. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Every last one of the 9 billion of us is a hybrid. Your skin color is nothing more than an accident of birth. It’s simply one of the human traits you inherited, and one that was determined long ago by your ancestors' environment. Tragically, we who were born inside white skins have always used that distinct variant of a human characteristic to win unjust privilege.
The Age of Civil War and Reconstruction: A Timeline for Children
Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » History, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This outline of of the Civil War and Reconstruction serves as a useful study guide for children or for anyone who may be exploring this period of history for the first time. The outline collapses the complex events into a roster of key events that aid in understanding the Civil War and the Period of Reconstruction, which covers the years 1817 to 1877. The outline is simple, but comprehensive.
Gideon's Curse
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,990. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Horror » General
The Pope plantation is mired in the "old ways,their land so they don't have to get their hands too dirty. There are older ways than the Pope family, built on slave-labor and mired in their own past can imagine. Their farm hand, Gideon has seen his dead mother’s reflection in the slime-pools of the bog. He has heard chanting from the Preacher's Marsh... the dead are growing restless...
The Chancellor Affair: The FBI File
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,320. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
The true story about how President Warren G. Harding abused power in the White House and silenced his most vocal critic.
Operation Wetback: The "Brown Scare" And Mass Deportation During The Cold War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Essay » Sociology
Powerful survey of mass deportation in 1950's America. 8500 words.
American Presidents
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
The history of the United States is the history of its elected presidents, without whom the country would still be a mash-mash of several territories, native tribes and colonial possessions.
From George Washington to Donald Trump, to Hillary Clinton: Interesting Quizzes About US Presidents
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2016 by Brian Mulipah. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » History » American
There was once a US President so rich; he donated all his presidential salaries to charity! You know who that is? Hint: It wasn’t George Bush.
Birth of a Nation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,990. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » North America
Discover America's roots and path to Independence, the brave and wise founding fathers [and mothers], and what they endured to give us the United States of America. Great sacrifices were made, and great freedom was obtained.
A Whisper in Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,680. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Rescued from a life of servitude by the boy she loves, Susanna escapes across two centuries, only to be overwhelmed by her new home and longing for the people she left behind. Mark longs to share his world with the girl who's captured his heart, but first he must tackle government bureaucracy to prove Susanna's identity.