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Havasu Palms, A Hostile Takeover
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 11,280. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » North America
The true story of one hard working pioneering family in the 20th century, and how their life’s work was stolen – a theft sanctioned by the United States Government and the Chemehuevi Indian Tribe. Includes over 70 photographs.
Florida/McPooch Mail-A-Tale:Flying in Florida
Series: McPooch Mail-A-Tale/STATE, STATE. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013 by A. A. Randazzo. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates, Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / United States / General
Each "McPooch Mail-A-Tale" has an adventure and fun facts about a city, state or country. Characters include J. Pierpont McPooch, the globe-trotting hound dog, his sassy sidekick, Trixie, and, Big Bad Benny, the pirate cat who is after McPooch's magic suitcase. Children learn about the locale as they share in McPooch's wild adventure.
The Rex Guide to Roman Emperors
Series: The Rex Guides, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
A handy guide giving dates and information about the emperors of Ancient Rome.
The Rex Guide to the Kings and Queens of England
Series: The Rex Guides, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » World
A handy guide to the Kings and Queens of England in chronological order.
The Last Battle - Letters May 1916 to Dec 1917
Series: An artist's letters from the trenches, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This fifth volume of Letters by John Seymour Lindsay takes us from the end of May 1916 to December 1917. From Bienvilliers to the presentation of his Distinguished Conduct Medal and Commission in the field, to the hell of the Battle of Gommecourt, hospitalisation, further training, heavy shelling resulting in his injury at Leuze Wood and final recuperation at Osborne House, Isle of Wight.
The Fabulous Miss Flimp
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 750. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Clothing & Dress
Miss Flimp is an old doll. This children’s book shows her life from 1920 to 1980. Within it is the history of fashion. There are several black and white costume illustrations, illustrated by a well known artist and art teacher. If you love dancing, you will enjoy this. There is a touching storyline which might be anyone’s life history that has lived through the 20th Century.
Back to War - Letters Jun 1915 to Oct 1915
Series: An artist's letters from the trenches, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,960. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This Third Volume of Letters by John Seymour Lindsay takes us from the end of May to the end of October 1915. The Letters describe his release from Hospital and journey to London for a quick marriage, to training in Rouen, St Omer and Calais before moving up to the Belgium border and Cassel, Bourgbourg, Bergues, Wormhout and Watten, in preparation for a new excursion to The Front.
Hero at War - Letters Nov 1915 to Apr 1916
Series: An artist's letters from the trenches, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This Fourth Volume of Letters takes us from November 1915 to the end of April 1916 and plots his journey up to Poperinghe again via Cassel, Bergues, Gezaincourt and Magincourt sur Canche and his rapid promotions to Corporal, Lance Sgt and Sgt, and to the offer of a commission. In mid March the London Gazette published his Citation for gallantry with the award of his Distinguished Conduct Medal.
Hint of Secrecy
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 68,510. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Hidden north Norfolk on a bike; a ramble around the secret side of this English county, looking at its pubs and poets, priories and puritans, its ghosts and ruins and including100 links to useful websites.
Великий кормчий Тимур-Ленг
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 44,350. Language: Russian. Published: June 10, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The life of Timur - Tamerlane interested me because his troops once marched through the villages of Caucasus. One day, his headquarters was almost at the point where now is the town of Kislovodsk. What was the purpose of his congests? That I am trying to understand in the course of writing this book. I hope that readers will be interested to learn about the accomplishments of Timur.