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Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake - Folsom Dam to Rock Springs
Series: Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake. Price: Free! Words: 11,760. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Folsom Lake was drained to less than 15% of its capacity during the California drought in 2015. This record low water level exposed many hidden historical gold rush sites from the 1850s. Kevin Knauss took numerous photos of historical sites and structures from Folsom Dam to Rock Springs that were usually covered by water. Numerous maps of the American River area are included.
Eadweard - A Story Of 1066
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
It’s October 14th 1066, and King Harold’s Saxon army is about to go in to battle against Duke William’s invading Norman army. Among the ranks of the Saxons are two boys who shouldn’t be there: Eadweard, and his best friend, Cerdic.
Reunion Soda
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016 by Torquere Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Historical
At the end of the war, Jim went back to America, and Will to England. For years their only communication has been by letters, but now Will is coming to America and Jim can’t wait to see him.
Dracula 1912
Price: Free! Words: 50,770. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
In this sequel to Bram Stoker’s Dracula, Dr. Van Helsing and co. chase a newly resurrected Count Dracula onboard the RMS Titanic.
King's Ransom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,200. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
What really went on back in 1193? Was Richard Lionheart really the hero we think? Was John really that bad? And who was Robin Hood, no really, who was he? Find out the answers to all these questions and more, in this hilariously funny counter-history.
Memories of Croton Airpark
Price: Free! Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Memories of Croton Airpark is a pictorial essay about a small airpark during the 1950s and 60s. It portrays some of the special people and small airplanes that made it a one of a kind place. The author describes, and the photos illustrate why it was such a great place to grow up in America during this era.
My Bluewater
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 20,780. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
This is the story of a small village called Bluewater that grew in the shadow of a large industrtial complex. In 1942 Canada was deeply involved in World War II. The Canadian government decided to build a plant to supply synthetic rubber for the war effort. The port city of Sarnia was selected because there was already a large oil refinery there and it offered the option of using the St. Laurence
Wonderland By Russell Strand
Price: $16.99 USD. Words: 44,430. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
Take a trip through Wonderland a place that's full of your wildest dreams. It is an exciting journey into the mind of a modern researcher. In-depth explanations of life's greatest mysteries. This is the key to knowing all you've ever wanted to know. Take the red pill and come down the rabbit hole into Wonderland.
The Pharaoh's Destiny
Pre-release—available July 1, 2017. Price: $2.99 USD. Language: English. Published by Metamorph Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Alternative history
It's 1477 B.C.E. and Hatshepsut, the Great King's Wife, must step into the role of leader, and there are few she can trust. The future of Egypt rests in the hands of a single woman, the most powerful woman in the ancient world. Can her people accept her unorthodox reign, and her plans to usurp the men's place as rulers of a Kingdom?
The Centurion
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,570. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Marcus Valerianus of the tenth Imperial Roman legion, is sent on a scouting mission seeking Jewish rebels. He encounters a young boy from nearby Nazareth, wandering in the desert. The boy talks of a “Father” who rules over all, and how he is doing his “Father’s work.” Marcus’ world will change as a perceived alien religion gains dominance in the existing political order.