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Rush to the Rockies! The 1859 Pikes Peak or Bust Gold Rush
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Series: Regional History Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,300. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013 by Pikes Peak Library District. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Rush to the Rockies! The 1859 Pikes Peak or Bust Gold Rush provides a glimpse into the excitement of Colorado’s formative years, into the development of industrialized mining, and into the lives of people who thrived (or just survived) to establish the Centennial State of Colorado in 1876.
Extraordinary Women of the Rocky Mountain West
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Series: Regional History Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,520. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Pikes Peak Library District. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Extraordinary Women of the Rocky Mountain West brings us the real women who homesteaded, worked the ranches, built the cities, ran the businesses, brought art to the frontier, founded the institutions, preserved human history and natural wonders, fought against racial and gender discrimination, and advanced the cause of equality for women.
Gold Rush Girl Book One of The California Argonauts
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Series: The California Argonauts, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,320. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Lucinda Martin York and George Arnold may be at odds about how to make money during the California Gold Rush, but they have one thing in common, and it is the desire to survive and thrive at any cost. In this historical novel, two strangers join forces to fight against thieves, fire, and the elements, but the hardest fight is for the survival of their relationship.
The Scapegoat
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Series: The Asker Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 127,290. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Newlyweds Cedric and Doris Asker sail for New Zealand aboard the Elingamite. But they become separated when the ship sinks near the Three Kings Islands with the loss of many lives. The Askers strive to overcome tragedy, disaster, business failure, and a wrongful murder conviction.
Donners of the Dead
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,560. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
The year is 1851 and pioneers are still afraid to travel on the same route as the tragic Donner party did years before. When the last wagon train to go into the Sierra Nevada mountains fails to arrive at their destination, Eve Smith, an 18-year old half-native girl with immense tracking skills is brought along with the search party. What they find in the snow is horrifying...and inhuman.
100 PC Moments
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Series: PC Pioneer series, PC Pioneers Lite. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,740. Language: British English. Published: April 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » History
A 'Lite' version of 'The PC Pioneers' that selects those moments that advanced the development of PCs and the Net. Particularly looking at the 400 innovative individuals, dynamic duos and creative clusters that advanced the art and science of these systems and solutions.
Fourth Grade Social Science Activities
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / General
If your child is struggling with social science, then this book is for you; the short book includes over 100 activities. This subject comes from the book “Fourth Grade Social Science (For Home School or Extra Practice)”; it more thoroughly covers more fourth grade topics to help your child get a better understanding of fourth grade math. If you purchased that book, or plan to purchase that book
Fourth Grade Social Science Discussion Questions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / General
If your child is struggling with social science, then this book is for you; the short book includes over 100 discussion questions. This subject comes from the book “Fourth Grade Social Science (For Home School or Extra Practice)”; it more thoroughly covers more fourth grade topics to help your child get a better understanding of fourth grade math. If you purchased that book, or plan to purchase
Fourth Grade Social Science Quizzes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,790. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / General
If your child is struggling with social science, then this book is for you; the short book includes over 200 quiz style questions. This subject comes from the book “Fourth Grade Social Science (For Home School or Extra Practice)”; it more thoroughly covers more fourth grade topics to help your child get a better understanding of fourth grade math. If you purchased that book, or plan to purchase
Romancing Rosalie - A Cascade Creek Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 20,980. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014 by South Point Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
When Rosalie flees Boston and her cheating fiancé for the Colorado Territory, it might be the perfect refuge, if she can accept the hardships of frontier life. Trouble is, Garrett Ballinger, the local marshal, is plenty interested in the pretty Easterner. Can a Christmas miracle warm up Rosalie's frozen heart?