Books tagged: history books

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Robin Hood Existed
Pre-release—available October 3, 2016. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,240. Language: English. Published by Howard. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Medieval, Nonfiction » History » European
There might be no historical evidence for Robin Hood existing, but folklorist Michael Reuel claims it can be proven anyway by an in-depth study of the wealth of folkloric evidence available. Thanks to Reuel’s fresh and innovative study, for the first time fans of the outlaw will feel able to approach the legend without concerning themselves with the possibility that someone might have made him up.
Jennie's American Short Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Fiction » Historical » USA
These are just a few of my favorite stories of how our country started. The brave men and women in this book are only fraction of the American heroes who have given all of their energies to make America what it is today. I hope future generations will follow their examples.
Past Times: Ancient Board Games
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,420. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Past Times is a series of books about historical games and pastimes throughout the ages. This particular book is about games from Viking age and earlier.
Сокровища Набатеи - Treasures of Nabatea (Russian Edition)
Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 130,740. Language: Russian. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Исторический детектив о древней тайне, разгаданной нашими современниками
Il testamento di Don Rodrigo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,170. Language: Italian. Published: March 15, 2014 by PulpEdizioni. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Romanzo storico ambientato nel Cinquecento durante la conquista dell'America.
Sudirman, The Soldier from Banyumas
Series: Historical Indonesian Figures, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,580. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013 by Tempo Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
He was a boy scout with the Hizbul Wathan movement and a teacher at a Muhammadiyah school. But during the Japanese occupation, Sudirman enlisted in the military, where at the age of 29 he was elected commander of the People’s Defense Army. Remembered as a simple general who was close to his troops, Sudirman set the foundations of the Indonesian Military.
George Washington Keefe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
George Washington Keefe was a less than average pitcher for the Washington Nationals during the first seasons of the National League club's 19th century existence, 1886-1889. He established records for most walks in an inning in 1887. Mostly disappointing, but sometimes brilliant, he was 5'8" and left-handed. On one occasion in 1889, he outdueled Hall of Fame, New York Giants pitcher Tim Keefe.
Railroad Worker Profiles Wake County North Carolina 1880-1917
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
My eBook profiles employees of the Seaboard Air Line Railroad, Raleigh and Augusta Air Line Railroad, and Southern Railway. Each of these railroad companies kept offices in Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina by the late 19th century. Individual workers include train executives, conductors, moulders, firemen, engineers, clerks, and laborers. The text was compiled from city directories, 1880-1917.
Tom Poorman Of The Philadelphia Athletics
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
My ebook looks at a versatile and little known major league baseball player of the pre-modern era (before 1903). I have empasized the family heritage of Tom Poorman, as well as his baseball career. Poorman played in the late 19th century, a time when games often ended in ties because of darkness. I hope that my research will create more interest in the history of baseball's early players.
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass essay writing and class discussion study guide
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This is a guide to prepare students to write decent academic papers on the Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass. Students will also be able to participate in class discussions at a high level after reading this short guide. Since college and high school courses use the Douglass book quite often, it is highly recommended that students hoping to earn top grades, or just to survive!