Books tagged: history 1890s

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In Lonnie’s Shadow
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 70,740. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016 by Ford Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
A group of teenagers in 1891 are struggling to make their way in a world that seems to be conspiring against them whichever way they turn. Lonnie McGuinness knows only one thing for sure – there doesn’t seem to be any fairness in life for him or his mates. So he decides to take matters into his own hands. But when does a favour turn into a crime? And when should a secret no longer be kept?
Little Miss Sure Shot: Annie Oakley's World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,720. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
'little miss sure shot" re-creates the life of legendary sharpshooter annie oakley. the book is framed largely around actual events and timelines but imagines the places she saw, conversations she had and people she met. the novel spotlights annie’s years with buffalo bill’s wild west show, which catapulted her to international fame in the late 1880s, and details some of her amazing skills.
HISTORY OF INDIA
Price: Free! Words: 2,740. Language: Hindi. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Renaissance
What is History & Why Study It?
Coming To Saltcoats
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
The first story in a series of the pioneering Scottish family of William Wilson who came to Canada in 1888 and homesteaded on the Prairies in Saskatchewan. The small town of Saltcoats was their first destination.
The Murder Of Mary Rogers
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » History » North America
I have used United States Census records from the 19th century along with business directories, i.e. Doggett's Business Directory of New York City, to add some light on a murder that occurred in Hoboken, New Jersey on July 25th, 1841. Specifically, the text of my ebook examines what can be learned about Mary Rogers, her family, as well as the men who may have been associated with her brutal death.