Books tagged: war of 1812

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On the Edge of History
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,750. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
The Dabney family from Boston settled on the island of Faial in the Azores during the 19th century and quickly became involved in the political, literary, intellectual and religious changes taking place in Europe and America. This book provides a glimpse of their life and significant influence on 19th-century history at the crossroads of the Atlantic.
A Walking Tour of Erie, Pennsylvania
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Erie, Pennsylvania is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
In a Pirate's Arms
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,860. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Taken captive by the Raven, a dangerous pirate, on a voyage to England, Miss Rebecca Talbot offers to be his mistress, in return for her sister's safety. Neither expect passion to flare between them. But the Raven hides more secrets than Rebecca can guess, and when he sails away she is left to face an uncertain future, missing the love she found in a pirate's arms.
Another Forgotten War : 1811-1812
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 247,830. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The first and last battles of the Anglo-American War of 1812-15 were fought far west of the boundaries of civilized North America, but they are barely mentioned in the histories of Canada, Britain and the United States. This historical novel builds on those nations’ sparse archival records to enliven the people and drama of the forgotten War of 1812, the war on the continent's western frontier.
Abraham
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 2. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Young raw-recruit Abraham is exposed to the terror of war during the Battle for New Orleans. A frontiersman provides the wisdom to help him survive and become a man.
The Northwoods Conspiracy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,070. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » History » American
Fake terror is nothing new. According to recently released files, our government planned Operation Northwoods to stage phony terror attacks against American citizens in the wake of the Bay of Pigs. Author Ken Hudnall dissects historical events and makes a compelling case that the false flag nature of Operation Northwoods has been pervasive since the Middle Ages.
Battle Kiss
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 321,240. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
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An historically accurate epic novel, BATTLE KISS chronicles the tumultuous events surrounding The Battle of New Orleans as the daughters of two Creole families realize their growing affection for several young men caught in the battle, young men vying for their love yet willing to sacrifice their lives for their new country.
War of 1812 Land Battles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,470. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
“War of 1812 Land Battles” is a bicentennial review of the last armed warfare between the U.S. and England. America’s war began with shameful mistakes by an aging Revolutionary War hero and ended when a civilian army defeated hardened veterans of the Napoleonic Wars. The book includes summaries of the most significant battles and war crimes that occurred during this forgotten war.
Obama Will Win, but Romney Will Be President
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,420. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Nonfiction » History » American
This book analyzes every presidential election in U.S. history, focusing on how political parties emerged and learned how to target Electoral College votes. Dr. Murdock analyzes the upcoming 2012 presidential campaign between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney and predicts the results state by state. His conclusion is that Obama will win the popular vote, but lose in the Electoral College
Brig of War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,450. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
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Favian Markham is a rising young American officer in during the War of 1812. As commander of the small, slow brig Experiment, he must break the British blockade and take his outgunned vessel on a daring raid. On his desperate journey he faces duels, rivalries, ambitious politicians, yardarm-to-yardarm combat, and the deadly beauty of a foreign courtesan.