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The Ku Klux Klan And Mob Murder Alabama, February 1950
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The Ku Klux Klan carried out some frightful and deadly activities in Alabama during 1949 and 1950. My e-book profiles Klansmen like Alvin Alphes Horn, a part-time Baptist preacher who was accused of murdering a shop owner in rural central Alabama. Horn was indicted along with William Hugh Morris, a Birmingham Ku Klux Klan leader. The murder and numerous floggings occurred over a period of months.
No Place
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,700. Language: British English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Urban
British Asian twenty-something Tanya longs to travel, but working in a Birmingham hospital and running a home keeps her grounded. Her younger sister, Geena, won’t take life seriously, chasing her dreams instead of helping look after their dad. When he reacts strangely in response to racist abuse, Tanya begins to uncover the real reason their parents left India.
Touch of Redemption
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,510. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In Touch of Redemption, the second book in the Joe McGrath and Sam Rucker Detective Novels, the two men embark on a difficult journey—an attempt to find the murderers of Joe’s father twenty-five years ago. It is 1948 in segregated Alabama, and Joe, a white man, and Sam, a black man, face numerous obstacles, the least of which is the racism and bigotry of the time.
When the Music's Over
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 39,230. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2015 by Number Thirteen Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Dragged out of retirement for the sake of his old gangland accomplices, Wynn McDonald is charged with tracking down a nightclub manager turned killer. But before he can extract vengeance he’ll need to turn over every stone along the way, and not everybody’s going to be happy with the truths that come crawling out. A classic crime story of music, drugs and nightclubs in Britain's second city.
Birmingham (Ala.) - The Delaplaine 2016 Long Weekend Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in BIRMINGHAM. Updated throughout the year, you'll save a lot of time using this concise guide. “There is so much to do in Birmingham that I was quite frankly surprised. By all means go out to Mountain Brook and enjoy the villages there. Extremely charming and quaint with the friendliest people.” –Ellen P., Racine
Birmingham (Ala.) - The Delaplaine 2015 Long Weekend Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in BIRMINGHAM. Updated throughout the year, you'll save a lot of time using this concise guide. “There is so much to do in Birmingham that I was quite frankly surprised. By all means go out to Mountain Brook and enjoy the villages there. Extremely charming and quaint with the friendliest people.” –Ellen P., Racine
Birmingham Boys
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,120. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
When the bankruptcy of WorldWide Aviation is filed in Birmingham, Alabama, a local fraternity of greedy bankruptcy lawyers hurries to the attorneys' fee-feeding trough being funded by the trustee to protect himself from blackmail by the six, nicknamed the Birmingham Boys by those who suspect the conspiracy.
Birmingham (Ala.) - The Delaplaine 2014 Long Weekend Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in BIRMINGHAM. Updated throughout the year, you'll save a lot of time using this concise guide. “There is so much to do in Birmingham that I was quite frankly surprised. By all means go out to Mountain Brook and enjoy the villages there. Extremely charming and quaint with the friendliest people.” –Ellen P., Racine
Clearing the Thickets: A History of Antebellum Alabama
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 168,610. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » North America
Herbert James Lewis’ new, extensive book on antebellum Alabama joins Quid Pro Books' History & Heroes Series. The name "Alabama" comes from the Choctaw word meaning “clearers of the thickets,” inspiring the title of this fascinating book. It examines Alabama's early history beginning with the era of European colonization and culminating with the state's controversial secession from the Union.
Hiding
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,620. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
What would you do if you found a goblin hiding in a local wood? Arthur named her Holly. Being friends with a goblin was certainly interesting. Her family would kill him if they found out, whereas the Sidhe just wanted to put his eyes out. The troll tried to eat everyone, as all trolls do, but the dragon just wanted to go back to sleep. Some friendships change lives, could this one save a race?