Books tagged: slavery

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Firebrand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,010. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016 by Quindaro Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
1848. The Bondi family is leaving for a better life in America. But 15-year-old Anschl doesn’t want to go. He’s found his life’s purpose in Vienna, fighting on the barricades against a tyrant king. But Anschl is about to confront an even more monstrous evil in his adopted land — slavery — and the fight will take him to Kansas and the army of the notorious John Brown. Based on a true story.
Show Me the Franklins!
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 11,910. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American
This play brings to life the enslaved people in Benjamin Franklin's households and workshops in Philadelphia, London, and Paris. Complete with endnotes and discussion questions, this is a great publication for reading groups and schools. K-12 Teachers, please contact me directly regarding your needs.
​When the Yankees Come: Former South Carolina Slaves Remember Sherman's Invasion.
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016 by Shotwell Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
Many Americans believe that the coming of the blue soldiers of the North, emissaries of emancipation, was a joyful event for African Americans. Nothing could be further from the truth. How do we know this? Because we have their recorded accounts. This is a collection of personal accounts, extracted from the SC Slave Narratives, that relates their encounters with Sherman's invading army.
Escape From Camp Evil
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,030. Language: American English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Escape from Camp Evil is the heart-wrenching account of a thirteen-year-old boy who endured torture and privation at the hands of a cruel and pernicious thug-state. Indeed, the similar ages of the protagonists and the miseries they endured compel the consideration of parallels with Anne Frank’s diary.
Trapped (Chaos Core Book 1)
Price: Free! Words: 40,730. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
While artificial intelligences across galaxy attempted to end human life, a designer slave, Aspen, escaped. Now mankind is regaining control, destroying artificial intelligences but leaving a lawless galaxy behind. Aspen's made a home with a mercenary crew, unaware that she'll soon be back in the hands of her masters and will have to fight for her freedom again. Based on the Spinward Fringe series
The Queen's Slave: ELISE
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Once upon a time.. in the world of ants there lived a simple slave called "Elise", However, Elise is the only one in the Kingdom of Nayuca who is willing to sacrifice everything for their freedom. Join Elise as she discovers what courage can do. Will Elise be able to make a difference in the Kingdom of Nayuca, where the only ant she can trust is herself?
The Trilogy of Savitri's Garden: India to the Americas 1838, (Book1, Part II) - India Rising on the Horizon of the Americas
Price: Free! Words: 117,370. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Book 1, Part II: Upon arriving in the colony of British Guiana, located northeast of the South American continent, on May 5, 1838, immediately the hardships began, while back in India, an official ban on emigration from India had taken place, when the Government of India had learned that many of the Indians on the the two ships, the Whitby and Hesperus, were deceived and kidnapped.
Slavery and the Penal System
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,080. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Slavery, Nonfiction » Social Science » Penology
The groundbreaking study of penal slavery throughout the ages is finally available again. Previously a rare book, despite the fact that it is widely quoted and cited by scholars in the field of sociology, penology, and criminology, it can now be accessed easily worldwide and be assigned to classes. Now in its 40th anniversary edition, Sellin's classic book adds a new Foreword by Barry Krisberg.
Essential Guide to Harriet Tubman: Underground Railroad, Civil War Intelligence and Spying, Leadership, Life of Slavery, Servant Leader, Spirituality, Women in the Civil War, Minority Women Officers
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 201,640. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book reproduces a number of important government reports and studies dealing with the incredible life of Harriet Tubman.
From Slavery to the White House
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 50,560. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
A journey of disenfranchised people brought to America as slaves and indentured servants. The author endeavors to reveal the untold story of how African Americans defeated Jim Crow laws and brought about the all inclusive Civil Rights Movement that was the most effective protest of a people in the 21 Century. A hard fought journey to achieve human rights in America.