Books tagged: colonial america

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Colonial Gothic: Templates
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,900. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Who are you? Find here, gentle reader, a collection of character concepts for both players and Gamemasters. Written by Graeme Davis, these character templates have been designed to make Hero creation quicker and easier. They supplement the backgrounds given in the core rulebook by adding more detail according to a more specific character concept.
Dark Splendor
Series: Dark Splendor. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,430. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011 by Trove Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
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Silvia Bradstreet comes to an isolated estate off the coast of colonial Georgia to be an indentured servant. But she soon finds herself a pawn in the devious schemes of Wilhelm Schlange, master of Serpent Tree Hall. Haunted by ghostly dreams and threatened by the island's deadly secrets, Silvia cannot trust her senses. But can she trust her passion for handsome sea captain Roman Toller?
Whispers at Midnight
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,780. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011 by Trove Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
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Amanda Fairfax met Ryne Sullivan when she came to take possession of the colonial Virginia plantation that was her legacy. Resentment burned in his dark blue eyes, yet once in his arms she could feel how fiercely he hungered for her, and how little she could resist. Cloaked in terror and mystery, Amanda could not fully trust her lover or her love, for each moment of ecstasy might be her last.
Historic Portsmouth, NH Walking Tour
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This Historic Portsmouth, NH Walking Tour meanders past stately mansions built by successful merchants and rows of brick commercial buildings constructed after the Great Portsmouth Fires. Nine route maps and detailed directions guide walkers to historic sights, including four buildings on the National Register of Historic Places, five National Historic Landmarks, and one American Treasure.
Bound with an Iron Chain: The Untold Story of How the British Transported 50,000 Convicts to Colonial America
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,230. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration, Nonfiction » History » American
In 1723, James Bell stole a book from a London bookstall. As punishment, he was loaded on a ship and sent to colonial America, where he was sold as an indentured servant. In telling the epic story of how thousands of British convicts like Bell were separated from families and transported to America in the 18th century, Anthony Vaver challenges the way we think about immigration to early America.
The Graves of the Golden Bear: Ancient Fortresses and Monuments of the Ohio Valley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,940. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » American
From the earliest maps of the Gulf of Mexico by the Spanish explorers to the beginning of the 20th century, claims were made that a Welsh prince named Madoc brought thousands of colonists to North America centuries before Columbus. Find out how a 18th Century map and an inscription on an ancient fortress wall will make you doubt what you learned in history class.
The Flame Of Freedom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,790. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011 by Gabriel Murray. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The untold story of the first American flag and the women's war during the American Revolution.
A More Obedient Wife, a Novel of the Early Supreme Court
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 175,620. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
"A More Obedient Wife" is an award-winning novel that blends fact and fiction to tell the story of two women—married to two early Supreme Court Justices—who find themselves swept up in the events of the federal government’s turbulent first decade. Described by the Midwest Book Review as “deftly written” and “a riveting read,” A More Obedient Wife is a historical novel like no other.
Pirates of Savannah Trilogy: Book Two, Battle Rats - Young Adult Action Adventure Historical Fiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,230. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Battle Rats is the second book in the Pirates of Savannah trilogy and is the follow up novel to Sold in Savannah. Join the group of ex-convicts as they try and establish a new life in Savannah and escape their pasts. Follow the gang through duels, battles, and heists while trying to avoid the corrupt Redcoats at every turn.
Imperialism, the Highest Stage of Capitalism - including full original text by Lenin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,930. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Lenin's Imperialism, the Highest Stage of Capitalism" was published in the summer of 1917. Although one of Lenin's shorter works, it is widely recognised as being one of his most immediately influential. The introduction by historian Rupert Matthews sets the book in its historic setting and explains why it was such a profoundly influential work when it first came out.