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Albert Taylor Bledsoe Abraham Lincoln Critic Confederate States of America Leader
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
Albert Taylor Bledsoe was a prominent leader in the Southern Confederacy. He helped craft the original constitution of the Confederate States of America. Just before the Civil War began he was a Professor of Mathematics at the University of Virginia. After leaving Illinois he held a similar position at the Univ. of Mississippi. During the war he was appointed acting Secretary of War in Richmond.
Judah P. Benjamin Louisiana Senator & Secretary of War Confederate States of America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877), Nonfiction » History » North America
Judah P. Benjamin was the son of Orthodox Jewish parents. He was raised primarily in South Carolina before moving on the North Carolina, where he attended Fayetteville Academy. Reviewers of lengthy bios of Benjamin have surmised that he is a dull subject. One of the principal biographers was criticized for missing many pivotal issues in Benjamin's life. Judah lived in England after the Civil War.
Alexander Stephens Vice President Confederate States of America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877), Nonfiction » History » North America
Alexander Stephens, Vice President of the Confederate States of America, was a sickly man from childhood. He was short and weighed very little. At the time of Viriginia's secession from the U.S., in 1861, the capital of the Confederacy was moved from Montgomery, Alabama to Richmond, Virginia. Alexander remained behind at his Crawfordville, Georgia home instead. Some writers have criticized this.
A Beckoning Hellfire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,890. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2017 by Foundations, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
During the bloody American Civil War, the stark reality of death leads one young man on a course of revenge that takes him from his quiet farm in northern Alabama to the horrific battlefields of Virginia and Pennsylvania.
Gettysburg: The Crossroads Town (Tesla's Time Travelers, #2)
Series: Tesla's Time Travelers, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,840. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2017 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
History teacher Nathan Greene's plans for his students to hear Abraham Lincoln present his Gettysburg Address go awry when two ghostly historians secretly change the plans. Instead, the time-traveling classroom portable lands just before dawn on July 1, 1863, the first day of the Battle of Gettysburg.
Echoes from Gettysburg: South Carolina's Memories and Images
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,350. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2017 by FoxRunPub. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » American
South Carolina contributed two brigades of infantry, two regiments of cavalry and several artillery batteries to the Battle of Gettysburg in July of 1863. Their veterans related accounts of heroism and fear, triumph and loss for the remainder of their lives. These are their stories.
A Beautiful Glittering Lie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,680. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2017 by Foundations, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In the spring of 1861, a country once united is fractured by war. Half of America chooses to fight for the Confederate cause; the other, for unification. In north Alabama, the majority favors remaining in the Union, but when the state secedes, many come to her defense.
Varina Howell Davis First Lady of the Confederate States of America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
As the wife of Jefferson Davis, President of the Confederacy, Varina Howell had tremendous responsibilities. Factional struggles between women from the different states required mediation.The First Lady was also responsible for visiting the sick and wounded soldiers in hospitals. Receptions for late arriving officers were planned. By 1864 Varina was advising her ailing husband and shaping policy.
Savannah
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,840. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Phillip and Rachel have both experienced extreme loss, but life has a way of healing even the deepest hurt and anger. Two broken souls meeting in the dusty streets of Savannah.
Shards of the Abyss
Price: Free! Words: 9,340. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Jesse Ownsman has survived boot camp and made it to his first assignment. No sooner does he arrive though and the planet's observatory discovers an intruder attempting to sneak up on them. With no hope of reinforcements before this stranger descends upon them, the very survival of Jesse and his compatriots rests solely on their shoulders.