Books tagged: history 1900s

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Under the Same Moon
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 56,520. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
On the brink of the Great War, a family is separated through circumstance between Yorkshire, the Western Front and East Africa.
A Tale of Two Nations: Canada, U.S. and WW1 (part four)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
In Part Four, not long after his second inauguration, President Woodrow Wilson, following years of pledging American neutrality, declares war on Germany. Meanwhile, the Battle of Vimy Ridge often is called Canada’s coming of age, but is that how contemporary newspapers viewed the victory?
A Tale of Two Nations: Canada, U.S. and World War I (Part one: 1914)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Native American
This is a tale of two nations and how newspapers covered the storm clouds that were enveloping Europe. In Part One, we explore the war’s beginning. While Canada was eager to do its duty, American was transfixed on how to profit from an European war.
The Year That Never Was
Series: Outback Australia. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,620. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Inspirational
AUTHORS NOTE: Fourth in this 'Outback Australia' series from 1899 to 1902 in Australian history. Australians fought in the Boer War in South Africa. Federation of our nation. Two great events in our history during this period. Although this book is fictional many of the events are true in our history. Each character is created from my imagination.
Six Days in Prague
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
In this article (15,431 words, 33 photographs) we talk about our six-days in Prague. We discuss our daily activities; provide overviews of Prague's 20th century history and architecture; include references; identify key landmarks; and highlight notable persons who were mentioned during our visit. Trip highlights, disappointments, lessons learnt and what we’d do if we visited again, are considered.
Fries or Freeze
Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Agents 32 and 33 of the psecret psociety journey to Fries (VA, USA) on a cold, gray, ominous December day. There they check out the old dam and power station. Later, they drive down to the north bank of the New River. Mysterious cars seem to be tailing them. Their conversation revolves around known history, possible histories, and lodging. Approx. 1100 words. If a movie, it would be rated G.
In The Shadow Of The Other
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,600. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016 by DevilDogPress. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Thirteen-year-old Jennifer is coming of age, finding out the truth of her mother’s passing, her father’s heritage, the mystery behind her new puppy, and her own inherited legacy. Against the forces of evil, a champion must arise. But is Jennifer ready? Family takes many forms. Unfortunately, so does evil.
Etta "Granny" Nichols: Last of the Old-Time Midwives
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,840. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
This book includes a detailed history of the Appalachian Mountains and its people dating back to 1835 in an area called Del Rio, Tennessee. A biography of Etta's life from her birth in 1897 up to her death in 1994 tells how her chosen profession of being a midwife led to National fame. Her story offers inspiration, showing how her caring and loving spirit touched everyone that knew her.
Making It Home
Price: Free! Words: 40,280. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 20th Century
Book One in the series takes three siblings back to the early 20th century during the mass immigration to America. Dozens of photographs, illustrations, games, and recipes make history come alive!
Norilsk
Price: $5.83 USD. Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Screenplays » Documentary
Short history of Norilsk industrial enterprise . One scene game about Japanese prisoners of war in Norillage.