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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.
Open Letter to America
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,700. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
This book will discuss the racial divide in America from both sides, white and black. It will also ask the questions, "Why racially we feel the way that we do"? At the same time asking the most important question, "Can we survive and prosper together in the United States"?
Rosewood, An Island Plantation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 137,810. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016 by thewordverve inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
This is the story of Aureline Labouisse Ravenal and Henry Edwards—the passionate struggle of their stormy marriage—a struggle from island jungle cabin to plantation mansion. The continuing historical saga is set in the era of post-Revolutionary War South. Rosewood, An Island Plantation is the successor to the Winds of Change.
Past Master
Price: Free! Words: 6,560. Language: American English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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An SF story about slavery. Time travel! Slaves! Masters! Beatings!
The Escape of Harriet Tubman
Series: 15-Minute Books ยท Heroes in History 15-Minute Books. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / 19th Century
Harriet Tubman was known as Araminta Ross when she was young. People called her Minty. One day she was working in the fields picking cotton. It was the summer of 1849 and it was hot! Minty saw the water boy coming. That was good. She could use a cool drink of water. When he reached her, he gave her a message. "Massa don sold you!" Find out how Minty escapes north in this exciting early reader. RL2
Time Historian
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,400. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Hank's sends recorders to Lincoln's time to record the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation. A problem arises. He now lives in the Confederate States of America, Lincoln was convicted as a war criminal, and slavery existed another 50 years. Personally distressing, in the new timeline his wife dies as a child. Their 3 children are never born. He travels to the past but is he up for the task?
The Strange Fruits of Sarah Bartman
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 21,280. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Sarah Bartman was forced into slavery of a different kind; a binding of the human spirit. In 1810 how did this young, African woman end up in the cold streets of London? Truth is stranger than fiction. Based on a true story.