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America's Civil War - The Vicksburg Campaign: November 1862 - July 1863, The Chancellorsville Campaign: January - May 1863, Army Military History of the War Between the States
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,630. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
The Vicksburg Campaign: November 1862 - July 1863 - The campaign for the control of Vicksburg was one of the most important contests in determining the outcome of the Civil War. As President Abraham Lincoln observed, "Vicksburg is the key. The war can never be brought to a close until that key is in our pocket."
Complete Guide to the American Civil War Battle of Gettysburg - Troops, Biographical Sketches of Leaders, Weaponry, Small Arms, 150th Anniversary, Strategic Setting, Operational Art, Legacy
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 67,060. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » Military
Here is the full story of Battle of Gettysburg, one of the most crucial battles of the Civil War occurring at a time when the fate of the nation literally hung in the balance.
Hipsters of the Civil War: Essays in American History and Culture
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,540. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Political
A catalogue of unorthodoxy, from Lincoln to Shakespeare and back again, with stops at many points in between and beyond. After an unconscionable delay, I have finally added hyperlinks to the TOC, for ease of navigation.
Robert E. Lee, the Supreme Patriot
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
With the exception of George Washington, the most famous general in American history is Robert E. Lee (January 19, 1807 – October 12, 1870). Lee’s fame came in spite of the fact that he led the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia against the Union Army in the Civil War.
Robert E. Lee, the Supreme Patriot
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
With the exception of George Washington, the most famous general in American history is Robert E. Lee (January 19, 1807 – October 12, 1870). Lee’s fame came in spite of the fact that he led the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia against the Union Army in the Civil War.
Lincoln's Curse
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,860. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Lincoln’s Curse Written by Anthony Marino May 24 1999 More than a few Southern terrorists attempt an assassination upon President Lincoln, before Booth does it at the Ford Theatre.
Midterms
Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
"Midterms" is my entry in NPR’s Round Nine of their occasional feature, “Three Minute Fiction.” In this case, each story had to “reference a U.S. President, real or fictional.” The day before the September 23 submission deadline was the 150th anniversary of one of our history’s most momentous—and politically shrewd—decisions, I felt dutybound to indulge that reality.
God Johnson: The Unforgiven Diary of the Disciple of a Lesser God
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,180. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Fresh from college, aspiring actress Liberty Abbott signs on as disciple of a lesser god named Johnson: partly because he resembles Abe Lincoln but mostly because he promises a fast track to super-stardom. Lib discovers too late that she’s broken his main rule and must ally herself with other gods to survive the grueling, deadly process they call “Wrath."
Thirty-Six Years: The Building of the Washington Monument
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,820. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Thirty-Six Years: The Building of the Washington Monument is a year-by-year look at the difficulties and delays in the construction of the Washington Monument, caused by the major social and political events surrounding the Civil War.
Look Up, Lincoln! A Walking Tour of Lincoln, Nebraska
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Lincoln, Nebraska is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.