Books tagged: revolutionary period

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Keeping Your Head...
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,080. Language: British English. Published: September 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Terror is rife in the city’s streets. Fourteen-year-old Flora has been given refuge in a slum cellar, along with her mother and older sister, but it is only a matter of time before they are found. To survive, they are forced to separate, and Flora wonders if they will ever meet again.
Andrew Ellicott: The Stargazer Who Defined America
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 132,750. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This true never-before-told story is about the four year expedition to survey the southern boundary separating the young U.S. from Spain after the end of the Revolutionary War. Andrew Ellicott, the brilliant astronomer-surveyor had to deal with the duplicitous Spanish, hostile Indians, counter-spies and living in swamps and dense forests.
Due Unto: Denmark Vesey's Story
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,260. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » General
Due Unto by K. F. Jones, Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award semifinalist. In 1799, Denmark wins the East Bay Lottery. With the money he buys his freedom and more. When everything he holds dear is threatened Denmark must ultimately answer the question, to what extremes will he go to protect his family, his life? --- What would you do?
Give Me Liberty: 24 Heroes and Heroines of the American Revolution
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,980. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Give Me Liberty: 24 Heroes and Heroines of the American Revolution celebrates the achievements of two dozen freedom fighters during the American Revolution.
Benevolent Designs: The Countess and the General: George Washington, Selina Countess of Huntingdon, their correspondence, & the evangelizing of America
Series: Bapton Books History Selections. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,520. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013 by Bapton Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
The correspondence between Selina, Countess of Huntingdon, the Methodist sponsor, and her distant cousin George Washington in the 1780s shaped American immigration policy, the Westward Expansion, attitudes towards slavery and Native American rights, and religious pluralism. This is its history, in context.
Miss Whittier Makes a List
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 79,170. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012 by Camel Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Hannah Whittier is a passenger on a voyage from Massachusetts to South Carolina. To while away the hours, she composes a list of qualities she wants in a husband. Boredom will soon be the least of her worries. Her ship is sunk by the French, and she is rescued by the arrogant yet dashing Captain Spark of the Royal Navy. Forced to sail to England, she discovers that her “list” matters not a whit.