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Washington DC
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 8,080. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is a guide to the US Capital city of Washington DC It includes photos and descriptions of all the monuments and attractions of the city. It includes also a suggested itinerary for a 3 days visit, with details of destinations for morning, afternoon and evening of each day.
The 2015 Washington DC Real Estate Guide
Price: Free! Words: 63,740. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015 by Wexford House. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Real estate
Everything you need to know about buying or selling a home in Washington DC! One of the area's top Realtors, Eldad Moraru of Long & Foster, shares insider tips about the very best the District has to offer. Moraru will help you choose a neighborhood, a school, or even a place to grab a bite to eat.
Charleston: The Delaplaine 2014 Long Weekend Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in Charleston. When Charles Pinckney, signer of the Declaration of Independence, was asked sarcastically where Charleston was, he replied, “Why, Sir, it is where the Ashley and the Cooper rivers meet to form the Atlantic Ocean.”
Old Gatestown Chronicles
Price: Free! Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A novelette comprised of short stories, this sensually-rich collection explores the lives of characters living in a fictional Kentucky town during the 1800s.
Nocturne
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,780. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Nocturne reveals a girl’s coming of age during 1888-89 in Georgetown, D.C. The remembrances of Amelia Prescott are heightened by a sharp wit and telling details that chronicle this year in her life. Abandoned by her parents, Amelia is saved from despair by the loving hand of her aunt. When that hand dies before her eyes, she struggles to prevail over her pain through the art of music.
Photographer of the Early West, the Story of Arundel Hull
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,380. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
This biography recounts the intriguing history of Arundel C. Hull one of the west's earliest photographers. In his early 20’s he captured many early images along the UP Railroad across Nebraska and thru Wyoming. In 1869, Hull and William Jackson followed the railroad on to Promontory, Utah. Later he opened his Gallery in Fremont Nebraska, becoming leader in this early mid-west town.
Death Is in the Details
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,910. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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Marnie Wallace, a soon-to-be unemployed researcher for a D.C. private investigator, has a problem. It's not just that she's overweight, has a domineering mother or a stalled career. She thinks she knows who killed her client's niece ... but no one will believe her.
Concerning Mary Ann
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 94,140. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012 by PBL Limited. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
In the nineteenth century, a band of Irish immigrants came to Monroe County, Iowa, where the hills and trees reminded them of Ireland. They built a church which stands today in the hamlet of Georgetown, Iowa. Leo R. Ward centers his tale around a child born in 1860 - a child whose life intertwined with community and church.
Counsel for the Deceived: Case Studies in Consumer Fraud
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 69,780. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Business and commercial law, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Memoirs and witty case studies of fraud schemes and consumer protection from an insider who helped to found New York City's first consumer watchdog agency. This is a funny, candid account of fraud and institutional paralysis written by a then-newby lawyer, the city's "Consumer Advocate." Philip Schrag was appointed by former Miss America Bess Myerson to defend consumers. Easier said than done.
The Villanova Miracle and 63 Other Dreams: A Game-by-Game Guide to the 1985 NCAA Tournament
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,330. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
While many of the great games and heroes produced by the NCAA tournament are well-known to sports fans, there are countless stories that have been forgotten. That changes with 'The Villanova Miracle and 63 Other Dreams'. This book, which was produced after countless hours of meticulous research, chronicles every game played in the NCAA tournament in 1985, when the field was expanded to 64 teams.