Books tagged: confederacy

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Crazy Bett
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 137,480. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Her neighbors in Richmond, Virginia, called her Crazy Bett. Her name was Elizabeth Van Lew, and during the Civil War Elizabeth ran a Union spy ring in the capital of the Confederacy—pulling it off by posing as a madwoman. Crazy Bett is based on historical events and takes a sometimes light-hearted look at the world of Civil War espionage
Beneath Gray Skies
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 110,280. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2010 by j-views. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Beneath Gray Skies describes a 1920s world that might have been, had the American Civil War never been fought. The new Nazi party in Germany, Confederates, and British and American intelligence services engage in intrigue and treachery, as the giant Bismarck–the largest Zeppelin yet constructed–crosses the Atlantic carrying a priceless gift from the Old World to the New.
The Raider
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,780. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Teenagers Marty Rogers from northern New England and Shelby Kingdom from the deep south, discover war doesn't always divide people, but sometimes brings them together. Based on a true incident, the Confederate raid on St. Albans, Vermont in October of 1864, The Raider is a story of courage, honor and friendship during that strife-filled time in American history - The Civil War.
The Jenkins of Baltimore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,230. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Baltimore's early history played out as an American saga! One of the few literary glimpses into life in early Baltimore. The Jenkins family, their business ambitions and political perspectives come to life in this well-researched debut novel. Losses, loves, and loyalties play on the reader’s imagination as readers are taken from development of the B&O Railroad through the Civil War.
Civil War Memories
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 94,680. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
The Collected Writings of Sgt. William H. Busbey Heroic, heartwarming, and humorous true stories from soldiers who fought in America’s greatest Civil War battles. “A must for everyone interested in the Civil War. This book contains fantastic human interest stories.” Harry Roach, Editor, "Military Images"
A Walking Tour of Danville, Virginia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Danville, Virginia is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Civil War Spy and The Women he left Behind
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,370. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Literature » War
Civil War Spy blends action, romance, history, and geography all into a fascinating story reminiscent of Gone with the Wind. To keep up his image as a gallant Confederate Officer, the Spy has become involved with a Woman-of-the-South that provides sustenance to his lonely soul. Frustration and loneliness compels his wife to go find him, and she narrowly misses catching another woman in his bed.
Heart Of A Soldier
Price: Free! Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
A young Confederate soldier, Lucas Burkette, lies on the battlefield. Struck by a Union soldier's musket round before firing a single shot, he is left paralyzed. It's here that he tries to cope with his impending death.
Convergence of Valor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,480. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
A Confederate submarine experiment evolves into the CSS H. L. Hunley, and Gunter Rohlenheim, a German spy, using the alias Sam Miller, is consumed with the desire to become part of her crew. When the Hunley is called up of rduty as a blockade breaker in Charleston, South Carolina, Gunter is torn between loyalty to his homeland, the submersible, and an attractive war widow.
The Band Played Dixie: Race and the Liberal Conscience at Ole Miss
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 108,170. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012 by Iconoclassic Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » American
A penetrating look at the University of Mississippi - ‘Ole Miss’. Nadine Cohodas (author of Spinning Blues Into Gold) covers the institution’s tumultuous racial history, with emphasis on how Ole Miss moved forward from the riot that erupted after James Meredith, the first African-American student, enrolled September 30, 1962. Updated in 2012 for the 50th Anniversary of the integration of Ole Miss.