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The 13: Ashi-niswi
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,170. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2018 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
As the Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) slowly migrated into the Lake Superior region centuries ago, they were met by a potent adversary—the Dakota (Sioux) who fiercely resisted their spread into its territory. Gradually the Anishinaabe pushed them out of the northern woodlands and into the plains to the south. This long-running and bloody conflict lies at the heart of the story of Ashi-niswi, The 13.
White Mountain Spirit
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,190. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Before avenging the murders of her adopted parents, half-Apache orphan Elena Santiago must pose as white to deliver a warning to the O’Gradys at Georgia’s Langesford Plantation.
Desert Jade
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,120. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Tucson private investigator and Iraq War vet Letty Valdez joins forces with an unlikely ally, Chinese cop Zhou Liang Wei, to stop triad gangsters and rescue 3 abducted young women. Mystery + suspense = a riveting read set in the Sonoran Desert!
American Frontier Short Stories, 1800's Vol. l
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,780. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2017 by 74th Street Press*Olympia. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This novel contains seventeen adventure packed short stories about the American West in the nineteenth century and the people who settled the vast continent. All tales are based on historical events and relay the confrontation of settlers with struggles against man and nature. Native Americans encountered the full onslaught of migrating settlers, and several tales speak of their plight.
Blood-Fest of the Dinosaurs
Series: Dino Attack. You set the price! Words: 74,790. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » General
The Russians are up to more of their sneaky tricks some 67 million years ago in the Cretaceous Period. Using stolen time travel technology, they send several teams back to capture meat-eating dinosaurs for a very devious purpose. They intend to unleash T-Rexs and Velociraptors on American cities.
Best Podcasts: Racial Diversity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Podcasting, Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
An annotated guide to 33 podcasts by racially diverse groups. Includes podcasts by African Americans, Asian Americans, Latinos, and Native Americans. Recommended apps for listening are included, along with the benefits of podcasts. This guide is for anyone interested in podcasts by and for racially diverse audiences.
The Decision
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,300. Language: American English. Published: February 25, 2017 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans
This is a true story of two friends, an adventure set in the present. There are stories from their childhood and youth when each were in the army under the former regime, at a military school. The story has nothing to do with politics – boys between fifteen and eighteen have different interests. This is the story of two real friends affected by the terminal illness of one of them.
Our Loss Was Heavy: Brigadier General Josiah Harmar's Kekionga Campaign of 1790 – Frontier Indian Battles in Ohio River Valley, Campaign Plan Ignored Strategic Context, Extirpate the Banditti
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 32,870. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Native American
In the fall of 1790, Brigadier General Harmar led the nascent US Army on a campaign designed to defeat a confederation of Indians blocking white settlement north of the Ohio River. Harmar's forces travelled over 350 miles along widely separated axes, destroyed hundreds of Indian homes and over 20,000 bushels of agricultural goods, and killed between 100-120 warriors in two major engagements.
Hannah Handy and the Captured Children
Series: Heroes in History 15-Minute Books. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2017 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Readers / Beginner
It was October 16, 1780. Hannah Handy was in the field when they came. She had her head down, hoeing the crops. Suddenly her son screamed. He was supposed to be taking care of her infant daughter. Why was he screaming? Hannah looked up. What she saw made her blood run cold. Indians were coming out of her cabin. Find out how Hannah gets her children back, and more kids as well. RL 2.9
Operational Art in Pontiac's War - 1763 Pan-Indian Movement Attack on British Forts in Great Lakes Region, Pays d'en Haut and the Ottawa Chief Pontiac, Bradstreet and Bouquet Campaigns
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,230. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » History » Military
Pontiac's War began on 6 May 1763 when a pan-Indian movement attacked several British forts in the Great Lakes region, also known as the pays d'en haut. Pontiac's War emerged following the French defeat in the French and Indian War, as it was known in America.