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Cowboy and Horse Cross Stitch Pattern
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 690. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013 by L H. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Cowboy and Horse Cross Stitch Pattern Size on 14 count roughly 8" X 6" Includes Cross Stitch Tips
The State of American Thought: Ensnared in a fallacious liberal-conservative dichotomy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 204,500. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Sociolinguistics
The State of American Thought is a theoretical framework of American culture followed by a narrative of the preliminary platform of The Ecumenical Humanist International Political Party. The goal of the book is to help Americans and people around the world eliminate man-made sufferings through engagement in ecumenical humanist behavioral, cultural and political revolutions.
Traveling and Living Way Out West
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: American English. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
The old west has changed and grown up along with modern society yet many things are the same as it had been for years past. The mystique of the old west was spawned by western cowboy stories and movies that have people wanting to visit to see what it is like. Some of the perceived ideas are accurate and still exist. Other ideas do not fit within the framework of modern living.
De Koperen Oase
Price: Free! Words: 5,070. Language: Dutch. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Een ruimtevaarder strandt op een planeet in een verre uithoek van het heelal. Hij wordt gered door een cowboy genaamd Mick en naar de bewoonde wereld gebracht. Maar de bewoonde wereld is niet wat hij op het eerste gezicht leek en ook Mick heeft misschien andere motieven dan verwacht. Winnaar Fantastels 2012
1880 Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Directory Topeka, Kansas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, 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.
The Horse Thief and The Lady
Series: Mitt Stone, one. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,580. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
First of the three Mitt Stone series of Western novels. Texas 1860's action, suspense and resolution with engaging characters and interwoven plot. Mitt Stone's ambitions override common sense as he pursues his dreams and flees a posse aboard his black stallion Rambler.
Sacajawea: Lewis and Clark Interpreter and Guide
Series: 15-Minute Books ยท 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013 by Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Many people have heard of Sacajawea and how she helped to lead the Lewis and Clark Expedition. But many people have not heard of her life before or after this time. Sacajawea had a very hard life, and she died young. Find out about the life of the 17-year-old girl who helped to lead Lewis and Clark to the Pacific in this 15-minute biography.
Electa: A Historical Novel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,070. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
electa bryan takes a steamship from ohio to idaho territory with her sister's family to start a mission to teach blackfeet indians how to farm. there, henry plummer wins her heart and proposes but is unable to support her. he travels to bannock where he mines gold and is elected sheriff. there they make a lonely life for electa and a dangerous one for henry, who is charged with robbery and murder.
Billy the Kid's Jail, Santa Fe, New Mexico: A Glimpse into Wild West History on the Southwest's Frontier
Series: Billy the Kid in Santa Fe. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,480. Language: American English. Published: August 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
Where did Billy the Kid spend the winter of 1880-1881? Today, two plaques in Santa Fe mark the spot . . . or rather, two competing spots. This brief historical detective story documents the actual location of the jail that held Billy, and provides a glimpse into life on America’s Southwestern Frontier (12,000 words; 17 photos, maps, and drawings; 82 pages in paperback).
Crushing the Distance
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 20,250. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Stephanie is finally a teenager. This is going to be the best summer of her life! Or is it? She is headed out West on a YMCA youth trip. She steals glances at Matthew, a rather goofy, but good looking, boy who sits next to her. By the end of the trip, Matthew is her first boyfriend. The problem is that he lives thousands of miles away from her!