Books tagged: colonies

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Miracle of Trithemius
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,040. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » General
Two teenage boys change the course of history and lead the Maya to the greatness of their golden age—one milpah at a time. Max and his Maya host entangle with historical and mythical figures and events to discover the path to Maya liberation and greatness. They triumph over the true enemy of the Maya. But only after the miracle, the miracle of Trithemius.
Arguments of Passion
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Sociology
This is a discussion of 3 essays or speeches that were written around the time of the American Revolution.These articles show the opinions on both sides of the war. They were written by reverend Samuel Seabury, Patrick Henry, and John Adams.
Redemption of Truganini
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,800. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » General
Max, a teenage adventurer, mysteriously finds himself in mid-nineteenth century Australia: Trained to survive in the bush by a 40,000 year old culture; Caught in the clutches of the British penal system; Assists Master Robinson in rescue of the few remaining Tasmanian Aborigine; All in preparation for his destiny, the Redemption of Truganini.
A Private Mutiny
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Colonists and crew crammed into a freight ship destined for a distant planet must find a way to survive when it turns into a plague ship... and the plague isn't the only kind of sickness they must overcome. Get A Private Mutiny now to learn the fate of those aboard the Hector!
Flies from the Amber
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,320. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Forty light years from earth, the colonists Unua have managed to keep struggling on, despite daily earthquakes and lagging technology. When a mining expedition discovers an alien mineral, Earth scientists arrive to investigate--and find a phenomenon eclipsing this discovery: An alien artifact on the verge of a nearby black hole that can't possibly exist!
The States of Union How They Got That Way
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
This book provides both historical and geographical insights as to how the shape of the nation and states were created. It describes how the states evolved from colonies, territories and independent republics, such as Texas and California.
Nathaniel's Bloodline
Series: The Asker Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 127,050. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.50)
A novel about Australian First Fleet convicts and their families. Nathaniel's Bloodline is based on historical events in the earliest days of convict settlement in New South Wales. It is also about fair-dinkum Aussie battlers chasing their dreams, and running from gangsters and corrupt law men. Fast moving, gripping action with lots of twists and turns.
B.G. Bhagee: Memories of a Colonial Childhood
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 50,040. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011 by Melvin Perry. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
B.G. is British Guiana; Bhagee is a fiery local stew. Philippa was the second daughter in a family of six children growing up in mid-20th century in colonial Guyana. She recounts her Sisyphean trials growing up a Carrington in Lot 10, First Street, Georgetown -- from the women's battles to the neighbours that never wore clothes to the relatives who walked with their shoes in their hands.
Pirates of Savannah: The Complete Trilogy (Adult Version) - Historical Fiction Action Adventure
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 128,930. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
(4.98)
Join the adventure as a group of colonists try to find the path to freedom under the thumb of an overreaching government. They face trial after trial as they find their way together, learning who to trust and who not to trust. Go from the dungeons of London to the new town of Savannah, across the coastal plains of Georgia and the Carolinas and down to the Florida Keys, in this fight for liberty!
The Spirit of Waterloo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2009 by Darling Newspaper Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A terror from Britain's glory days arrives to haunt the garrison school. The Colonel fumes, the Padre swoons, and Wee Charlie is a last forlorn hope.