Books tagged: historical figures

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Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries 1: Mahatma Gandhi
Series: Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,500. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
His major weapon against the Empirical British Regime was non-violent civil disobedience. Now when we see his old pictures, movies, or listen to his speeches, or watch him in movie clips of the time, it seems incredible that a frail man in a white dhoti had led India to her freedom.
The First of the Histonauts
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,970. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Francescca, a 12-year-old history whiz and her sister Sofía, an 11-year-old science genius, didn’t plan on meeting young Mozart that day.
Riddle Me This
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
100 riddles to tease the brain or challenge the mind. The first 50 are about objects, philosophy, and other subjects. The next 50 are about various historical figures of fame or infamy. Test your knowledge and above all else enjoy!
Dust on His Soul
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,280. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00)
Inspired by the life and times of Stephen Biko an apartheid activist arguably as important as Mandela. This novel is a fictional account of such a character. A story of sacrifice, suffering but ultimately redemption. Set in apartheid South Africa during the 1970s and 1980s, the dark days of South Africa's history also bred an incredible thirst for justice. A triumph of the human spirit.
Time Travel Adventures Of The 1800 Club, BOOK I
Series: Time Travel Adventures Of The 1800 Club, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 51,170. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.83)
The 1800 Club is a 21st Century haven for people seeking to escape New York City's frantic pace. Dressed in clothes their ancestors might have worn during the 1800s, members enjoy foods of the period and read periodicals featuring news of a particular date in 1865. However, the 1800 Club also has an astounding secret; Time Travel. Members travel back in time to keep history on track.
In All His Glory: A Novel of Ancient Egypt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,270. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Lifted from the pages of The Book of Kings, the story of Jeroboam in Ancient Egypt is brought to life. With splendid detail, the reader is transported back to the days of the Pharaohs and submerged into the ordeals of a hostile desert land, as Jeroboam, an outcast from his own country, struggles to survive among Egyptian royalty. Reid has obviously done his homework. Details are full and vibrant.
Ill Wind
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,720. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Galveston Island, 1900. A city by the sea. A place where money can be made legally and illegally. Fat profits for fat profiteers. Secret Service agent Jack Price tries to unravel a big mystery: who has been buying land on behalf of some dead orphans? Why is the land so important? Does the oily-slick surface of worthless swampland mean something?
Revolutions for Fun and Profit!
Price: Free! Words: 39,720. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Want to start a revolution but don’t know where to begin? This guidebook is for you! Inside, you will find answers to all your questions about revolutions, including: Is it okay for revolutionaries to wear white after Labor Day? Which was more dangerous: the French Revolution or the Dance Dance Revolution? All these questions - AND MORE - will be answered in this revolutionary guidebook!