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Remembrance
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 108,400. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2010 by CyPress Publications. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » General
In 1905, measles ravages a Georgia community, turning neighbor against neighbor. One victim, Luther Smith, is a 29-year old husband and father whose sudden death irrevocably alters the lives of his widow and two young daughters. With no means of support, Leola and her daughters move in with her parents, a home devoid of love. Based on a true story, Remembrance tells a story of love and survival.
What to Say: 4 Short Pieces
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In this short volume of humour stories the author explores the limits of conversation, collaboration in the field of Children's Literature, apprenticeship to a private chef and the vanities of Spring.
Tom Poorman Of The Philadelphia Athletics
Price: $3.75 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.
Biographies of Railroad Employees In Wake County North Carolina
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
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.
Letters to Emma: Early Oamaru Through the Eyes of the Sumpter Family
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,340. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » History » Family history
Family letters are at the heart of this book, providing a fascinating window into the social and economic life of New Zealand's European settlers, and into life in early Oamaru and Rakaia in particular.
The Hollands - Book Two Of A Series Of Short Books Recording Some Of The Family History Research Carried Out By Phil Walton
Price: Free! Words: 3,850. Language: British English. Published: November 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
The second in a series of short books which records the Holland family as researched by Phil Walton. Most of the ancestors are from North Staffordshire or South Cheshire.
Transience: From Failure to Future in a Scarred Family
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,580. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse
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Transience: From Failure to Future in a Scarred Family demonstrates how one generation can repair the painful legacies of predecessors. No matter what the adversity, the great human story is written in experience and concluded upon the individual’s commitment to love and light. Here is one man’s roller coaster testament to the power of healing through expression. It is time to break the chains.