Books tagged: worlds fair

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Look Up, Knoxville! A Walking Tour of Knoxville, Tennessee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: September 20, 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 Knoxville, Tennessee 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.
Reporting Live: Articles and Letters from the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012 by Gregath Publishing Company, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The 188 page book was published in May 2008. It is a compilation of articles written by fair visitors primarily from Western Missouri. Illustrations are included in the book.
The Missouri Connection: Profiles of the Famous and Infamous
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 52,370. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
The Missouri Connection is a multi-cultural book which includes more than fifty short profiles of men and women who once lived in Missouri. Through their stories, the reader will learn how politicians,entrepreneurs, scientists,and others overcame obstacles, allowing them to contribute to our nation. Read about people during the Civil War, World War I & II, Women's Right Movement, and other events.
The Genealogy of Herman Webster Mudgett
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
Herman Webster Mudgett (1861-1896) was from Gilmanton, New Hampshire. His roots are in rural New England. Aside from Mudgett, his relatives had the surnames Page and Price. My e-book looks Herman Mudgett's ancestry from the family's origins in Exeter and Norfolk in England. I have included ancestral information about the mass murderer's wives, his son and daughter, and one of his accomplices.
Amazing but True Collection Books 1-9
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,180. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General
Join Captain Flump and Clara on an epic adventure through time and space. Experience adventure, romance and the ominous dark thing lurking in the void of time. Travel the world for an adventure of a life time. This collection contains the first nine adventures in this epic series.
Annie Oakley and the Beast of Chicago
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,410. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Chicago, 1893: Annie Oakley, performing with Buffalo Bill’s Wild West, confronts a serial killer the press would later dub “The Beast of Chicago.”
The Mi'Jhia Amulet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,070. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A group of Archeologists unwittingly releases an ancient evil into the world. The last of the Magi, Myrddin Ab Morrfryn, must be awaken from his long sleep to defeat the evil. The Magi, with the help of the little folk, the Kybile, journeys to New York City to find and destroy their enemy. But first they must face the challenges of the modern world.
Fairbury, Illinois and the 1893 Chicago Columbian Exposition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,970. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
This short story interweaves the stories of prominent Fairbury citizens and the 1893 Columbian Exposition. If you are interested in Fairbury history, this short story explains Fairbury's role in the 1893 Columbian Exposition.