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Tales of Titans: Founding Fathers, Women Warriors & WWII, Vol. 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,600. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Essay » Political
Tales of Titans, by award-winning author Rich DiSilvio, brings great historical figures to life with concise yet compelling essays, coupled with engaging narratives that enlighten readers to the miraculous deeds, and misdeeds, of numerous titans who have shaped our world in various ways. For those who love learning about great historical figures in a new and exciting format, this is for you!
Nathaniel Philbrick’s Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
This is a Summary of Nathaniel Philbrick’s Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution From the New York Times bestselling author of In The Heart of the Sea and Mayflower comes a surprising account of the middle years of the American Revolution, and the tragic relationship between George Washington and Benedict Arnold.
David McCullough’s John Adams | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This is a Summary of David McCullough’s John Adams The Pulitzer Prize–winning, bestselling biography of America’s founding father and second president that was the basis for the acclaimed HBO series, brilliantly told by master historian David McCullough.
Ron Chernow's Alexander Hamilton Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » American
This is a summary of Ron Chernow's Alexander Hamilton (2004); a voluminous book which chronicles the life and legacy of one of America’s Founding Fathers.
A Proposed New Constitution
Price: Free! Words: 35,470. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
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Fifteen proposals for a new constitution and constitutional convention that would end the power of the 1%, guarantee voting rights, limit corporate power, guarantee privacy, and end American colonialism and wars far sooner. Ending Citizens United, or passing just one amendment will not be enough. Protests or voting will not be enough. A new constitution of, by, and for the people, NOW!
U. S. Third Republic II: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
A second view for a new US constitution. Have 4 instead of 3 branches of state, including an electoral branch to control elections. Disputes between branches resolved through plebiscite. Powers and duties of executive, congressional, judicial & electoral branches meant to run parallel to each other, the ballot mediating problems.
Taxation and Representation?
Price: Free! Words: 3,070. Language: American English. Published: September 28, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Legal
What if a simple change would allow the individual taxpayer to influence the US government at the highest level while blunting the influence of the wealthy, the political action committees, and multinational corporations? What if the system has been in place and working for decades?
Freedom's Foundation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,980. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
Freedom's Foundation consists of 40 stories of faith and freedom, authored by a pastor and patriot, Steve Foss. These 40 reflections offer timeless insights and practical examples, word studies and the very words spoken by many of those who founded our country. These are foundational truths about our faith and freedom to encourage people of faith.
Constitutional Sound Bites, Volume One
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » History » American
It seems like daily issues about the US Constitution are in the news. It remains as relevant as when it was adopted. Constitutional Sound Bites gives the reader information about the Constitution in a 21st Century way, to better understand our liberties, our freedoms and to judge the performance of our leaders. This book is great for citizens, parents, students and teachers.
A Love Like No Other: Abigail and John Adams, A Modern Love Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 135,820. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Passion, heartbreak, tragedy, and triumph. Abigail Adams, a woman of uncommon courage and determination, refused to settle for a common marriage. She wanted equal partnership and got it, along with all the struggles it brought. She survived war, the death of several of her children, and years-long separation from her beloved John, but lived to become the second First Lady in our nation.