Books tagged: american slavery

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By Sheer Pluck
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,700. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In 1873, orphaned at 15 and penniless, Frank Hargate, too proud to accept help from others, determines to make his own way in life and joins an explorer's expedition to darkest West Africa. Among new friends, he struggles against staggering odds to survive hostile nature, cannibals, disease and the bloody Ashanti war. From the horrors, a man aspiring to help others toward a better life is forged.
Abraham
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Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 2. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Young raw-recruit Abraham is exposed to the terror of war during the Battle for New Orleans. A frontiersman provides the wisdom to help him survive and become a man.
Trail of Bones (Danger Boy Series #3)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,950. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011 and represented by Andrea Brown Literary Agency. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
After an accident with their time-travel vessel, Eli Sands and his friends Clyne and Thea are thrown into nineteenth-century America. Clyne is stranded alone in hostile territory, Thea is mistaken for an escaped slave and taken into custody, and Eli joins the famed Lewis and Clark expedition in the hopes of saving them both. Will their stumble into 1804 change the course of history?
The Tricknology of The Enemy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012 by Secretarius MEMPS. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / History
Elijah Muhammad makes the case for the once black slave, now free slaves of America to separate into a land of their own. He builds a convincing case to justify why blacks in America should give up depending on America to supply their needs of food, clothing and shelter now that they are over 100 years up from from chattel and servitude slavey. It's time they seek the respect as other nations.
The God Tribe of Shabazz - The True History
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012 by Secretarius MEMPS. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
The Tribe of Shabazz is not simply the offspring of a group of people who were the product of a disgruntled scientist who went into Africa to prove that He could “make a people that could withstand anything,” but a continuum of a vein of expression characteristic of how we as black people, who, when in our natural mind did things that were still superior to the best minds of mankind today.
Sold into Slavery: The Middle Passage, The Story of Adaku Part II
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,130. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Part 2 on the Middle Passage in the series Sold into Slavery, The Story of Adaku promises an inspiring journey that dwells on friendship and love, of hardships and terror, of betrayals and loyalties, all forged amidst the roar of slavery on the harsh Atlantic seas.
Untold, A Berringer Family Novel
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Series: Berringer Family Novels, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 115,350. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
An American Gothic Fiction full of twists and turns that will keep you on the edge of your seat as the mystery unravels. A psychological thriller that will leave you waiting for the next book in this Dark Family Saga. Untold, is a finalist in the Reader's Favorite Book Awards!
Nathan Bedford Forrest
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Nathan Bedford Forrest had power over men, charisma it is called today. He also had that vital skill with which all great commanders are gifted – the facility to read the enemy’s mind. He made a fortune as a slave trader, was accused of racist war crimes and was Grand Wizard of the Ku Klux Klan. This book recounts the exploits of this legendary, most controversial, hero of the South.
When Chalk Is More Valuable Than Gold
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Price: Free! Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
The inspiring true story of how Frederick Douglass learned to read and write, in his own words.