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Missed Opportunities
You set the price! Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A short story set in a train station where the main characters have missed the last train of the day
Change
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(4.00)
The man has been in a hopeless situation for years, trying to get by and somehow bear it. He is ignored by most of those around him and is not sure if he is still real, still visible, even still alive. Then, suddenly, he sees a chance to break free from his entrapment... A captivating story about isolation and alienation, a spooky fantasy set in a very real everyday situation.
Coffee Für Tod
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Essay » Sociology
Getting a morning cup of coffee is a cherished daily ritual the world over. But while travelling this custom can become both an adventure and an ordeal. More often than not the desire for a fix coupled with the exchange of money can overcome any cultural or language obstacles...but then sometimes you find yourself at a train station in Berlin, Germany on a cold winter morning.
1872 Chicago Firefighter Directory
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » History » North America
I am publishing an 1872 Directory of Fireman for the City of Chicago. It includes railroads and Chicago businesses. I researched the book from the U.S. Business Directory of 1872, among other references. 1872 was the year after the great conflagration, i.e the Great Chicago Fire of October 8-10, 1871. In this era firefighting was handled by steam engines. They were often pulled by teams of horses.
1880 Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Directory Topeka, Kansas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
The Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad was completed to Santa Fe, New Mexico in 1880. I have used ancestral records to compile an employee directory for A.T.& S.F.R.R. for Topeka, Kansas. The directory lists titles of railroad workers, their family members, and where the came to Kansas from. The publication will be useful for students of railroad history and those doing family ancestry profiles.
Railroad Worker Profiles Wake County North Carolina 1880-1917
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
My eBook profiles employees of the Seaboard Air Line Railroad, Raleigh and Augusta Air Line Railroad, and Southern Railway. Each of these railroad companies kept offices in Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina by the late 19th century. Individual workers include train executives, conductors, moulders, firemen, engineers, clerks, and laborers. The text was compiled from city directories, 1880-1917.
Northern Pacific Railway Directory Fargo, North Dakota 1896-1916
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
My eBook consists of small bios of Northern Pacific Railway Employees in Fargo, North Dakota from 1896-1916. The biographical details includes ancestral information on each person who worked for N P Ry in Fargo. The e-book is pertinent to individuals who are railway enthusiasts. It is also a fine resource to learn more about Fargo, ND/Moorhead, MN history.
The Train: Part 4
Series: The Train, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(4.00)
Stephanie takes a final train journey to the place where her dreams come true.
The Train: Part Two
Series: The Train, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(4.00)
Stephanie goes on a train ride that shows her the real way Home.
The Gift
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Margaret visits a train station to reminisce about the past, but she is about to learn that another hand from the past has shaped her present.