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Rating: 5.00 / 5
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A Soldier's Diary 1893-1918: From Philadelphia to the Philippines,Crawfish Jesse Tells It Like It Was

by Jesse Davisson

Digging into one’s family history can reveal unusual surprises. In my case, I recently discovered my great-grandfather, Jesse C. Davisson’s first-hand account of his 25-year military experience during an epic period in American history.Jesse was no angel when he first joined the Army in 1893 as an ordinary young man in Philadelphia. His diary follows his subsequent adventures––from learning to ride horse with the 7th Cavalry and befriending Indian Scouts to surviving ambushes and water-boarding prisoners––all while serving in the American Indian Wars, the Spanish-American War, the Philippine Insurrection and World War I. A Soldier’s Diary 1893-1918: From Philadelphia to the Philippines, Crawfish Jesse Tells It Like It Was reveals the good and the bad in our human character. I...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Historical, Professionals & Academics, History, Americas, United States, Military
Size: 159 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 13 July 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.60 / 5
5 reviews

The Gilded Curse

by Marilyn Turk

Responding to a cryptic telegram, Lexie returns to Jekyll Island to sell her family's abandoned vacation home in the Millionaire's Club. For years she's secretly wondered if rumors of the "Gilded Curse" are true. When her trip is prolonged by Nazi U-boats off the coast, Lexie discovers the vacation home's hidden secrets. While the management of the Millionaire's Club attempts to keep its members unaware of the danger lurking just offshore, Lexie begins to fear she might be the next victim of her family's "Gilded Curse."...

Genre: History, Americas, United States, Literature & Fiction, Classics, Contemporary Fiction, Historical Fiction, Short Stories, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Thrillers, Suspense, Nonfiction, Religion & Spirituality, Christianity, Religious & Inspirational Fiction, Religious, Mystery, Christian, Women's Fiction, American, Historical, Inspirational
Size: 260 pages
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Rating: 4.60 / 5
5 reviews

The Chamomile (Women of the American Revolution Series Book 1)

by Susan F. Craft

Illumination Book Awards Winner

Lilyan joins Patriot spies in British-occupied Charlestown, SC, to rescue her brother from a notorious prison ship. She’ll lie, steal, kill or be killed she promises Nicholas Xanthakos, a scout with Francis Marion’s partisans, who leads the mission. In Nicholas’ arms she discovers enduring love…a home. But that home is a long time coming. Her journey requires she save the life of one British officer but kill another to protect her Cherokee friend Elizabeth. In escaping bounty hunters, she treks miles of wilderness and very nearly loses everything before finally reuniting with her true love....

Genre: History, Americas, United States, Literature & Fiction, Classics, Contemporary Fiction, Historical Fiction, Nonfiction, Religion & Spirituality, Christianity, Religious & Inspirational Fiction, Religious, Christian, Women's Fiction, American, Historical, Inspirational
Size: 277 pages
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Rating: 4.60 / 5
5 reviews

Alexander Hamilton: A Life From Beginning to End (One Hour History US Presidents Book 10)

by Hourly History

Alexander Hamilton* * *Download for FREE on Kindle Unlimited + Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.Alexander Hamilton did not rise to public prominence as an austere New Englander or a gentlemanly Virginian. He was not born in the colonies at all. He was born in the West Indies, the son of a woman of French descent who had left her husband for another man. As an illegitimate child, Hamilton could not be educated in the local church school, so businessmen, impressed by his remarkable intelligence, sent him to America for his schooling. The American Revolution would interrupt his vacation but accelerate his promotion to the national stage from his service as George Washington’s aide-de-camp to his position as the new nation’s firs...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Leaders & Notable People, Specific Groups, History, Americas, United States, Nonfiction
Size: 46 pages
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Rating: 4.40 / 5
4 reviews

BERTHA GIFFORD: THE ANGEL OF DEATH: A TALE OF MURDER & MAYHEM: SERIAL KILLER (TRUE CRIME; BUS STOP READS Book 8)

by BUS-STOP GUIDES

BUS STOP READS Are Short Quick Reads.

BERTHA GIFFORD: THE ANGEL OF DEATH

Bertha, a farmer’s wife in Missouri U.S, was known in her community for her culinary skills and as a good Samaritan for her nursing skills and willingness to attend to the sick. However, as more and more of those she helped died, suspicions arose as to her nursing skills.
Although only charged with three murders, it is believed that over a period of 21 years, she murdered at least seventeen people.
Read here the extraordinary tale of serial killer Bertha Gifford now.
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Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Specific Groups, History, Americas, United States, Nonfiction, True Accounts
Size: 24 pages
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Rating: 4.20 / 5
4 reviews

Quantrall (Q-File P.I. Series Book 1)

by Carolina Mac

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Genre: History, Americas, United States, Crafts, Hobbies & Home, Animal Care & Pets, Literature & Fiction, Action & Adventure, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Mystery, Nonfiction, Romance
Size: 296 pages
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Rating: 4.10 / 5
4 reviews

The Bermuda Triangle: Unexplained Disappearances Beneath The Waves

by Cheryl Leonard

One of the most famous unsolved mysteries in popular culture is known as the Bermuda Triangle. Often referred to as the “Devil’s Triangle”, it has been proclaimed a paranormal region where the laws of physics are altered under remarkable incredible surroundings. With more than 1,000 incidents occurring in the past 500 years, it has achieved legendary status for the mysterious vanishings of ships, planes, and people. This book is an overview into the location and background of the Bermuda Triangle, the proposed theories behind the disappearances, the discovery of the Crystal Pyramids, and it details the most popular and recent disappearances in its supernatural history....

Genre: History, Americas, Nonfiction, Religion & Spirituality, Occult
Size: 31 pages
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Rating: 3.90 / 5
4 reviews

The Education of Henry Adams

by Henry Adams

The Modern Library’s number-one nonfiction book of the twentieth century and winner of the Pulitzer Prize: The acclaimed memoir of a brilliant man reckoning with an era of profound change The great-grandson of President John Adams and the grandson of President John Quincy Adams, Henry Adams possessed one of the most remarkable minds of his generation. Yet he believed himself fundamentally unsuited to the era in which he lived—the tumultuous period between the Civil War and World War I.   One of the finest autobiographies ever written, The Education of Henry Adams is a remarkable and uniquely unclassifiable work. Written in third person and originally circulated in a private edition to friends and family only, it recounts Adams’s lifelong search for self-knowledge and moral enlighten...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Memoirs, Professionals & Academics, Specific Groups, History, Americas, United States, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 435 pages
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Rating: 3.60 / 5
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ESCAPED KILLER: Serial Killer Allan Legere. One of Canada's most Prolific Killers

by RJ Parker

When this killer was on the loose, citizens were vigilant, yet scared. Children were not allowed outside to play without adult supervision. But then he was captured, tried, convicted, and put away for life in prison. The community could finally breathe again. They are out of danger. Until the day the convicted killer escapes prison and rains terror upon anyone and everyone in his way. The manhunt pursues, the killer kills, and earns the title of a serial killer. This is the story of Allan Legere—a monster.Inside Bonus - the story of Andrea Yates from the book, "Parents Who Killed Their Children"...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Specific Groups, History, Americas, Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Crime & Criminals, True Accounts, Criticism & Theory
Size: 78 pages
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Love Wins: a Tiny Bit of History (same sex marriage in the USA)

by Merber Books

Special Offer! (Original Price - $5.99)
For many years same-sex marriage had been in the news in the U.S.A., earlier as a fight for freedom to marry, now for being legal and it seems, it is going to stay in headlines for coming years as well. This short book covers all about the long struggle from Harry Hay (1948) to Stonewall Riots (1969) and from Massachusetts’s landmark decision of marriage equality in 2004 to freedom to marry in all the 50 states in 2015. How this became possible? What led to this Supreme Court ruling? You can find answers to all these questions in this book.
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Genre: History, Americas, United States, Historical Study, Nonfiction
Size: 14 pages
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Explicit and Humorous Novels

by Michael Jones

This book is filled with Mike's favorite chapters from six of his twelve novels. He believes you will be intrigued and enticed as you laugh at the funny chapters that are one of many segments from his fact filled novels....

Genre: Arts & Photography, Graphic Design, History, Americas, Literature & Fiction, World Literature, Nonfiction, Romance, Romantic Comedy, African
Size: 40 pages
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The House at Daybreak Cove: The Storyteller

by Dayna Rubin

A searching soul waits for his lost love to come back to Whidbey Island, so he can tell her, so he can be with her, so they can go together. For this, he has been waiting...
While vacationing in Puget Sound, Essie searches for clues about a space in time lost to her...
He sees her, and she see herself through his eyes. Glimpsing moments as a younger girl collecting blackberries, huckleberries and twigs for baskets, tanning leather hides, and building the bonfires with the others on shore to light the way for the night fishing.
Always connected, they were from different tribes, not seeing one another until just before the marriage. They only saw each other spiritually at their first ceremonial coming of age, readying them for their life long committment of mar...

Genre: History, Americas, Historical Study, Literature & Fiction, United States, Native American, Nonfiction, Romance, Time Travel
Size: 108 pages
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Vicksburg Redeemed: An Assessment of Confederate Combined Operations During the Baton Rouge Campaign of 1862

by Michael R. Brasher

"Where is the Arkansas?"That was the question the men of the Confederate Expeditionary Force under General John Breckinridge were asking as they saw the Federal troops retreating to the cover of the Federal fleet at Baton Rouge in August of 1862. After a hard and bloody fight, they had driven the Union troops back to the banks of the Mississippi River and killed their commander. The CSS Arkansas was supposed to have arrived to help deliver the coup de grace. But where was she?The Baton Rouge campaign is generally considered just a little known sideshow of the later 1863 Vicksburg campaign. This book will shatter that view. Spend an hour or so reading through the narrative. It is concise but comprehensive. See if you don't agree.Find a personality, location, related battle, or other event ...

Genre: History, Americas, United States, Military
Size: 54 pages
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Rating: 4.60 / 5
5 reviews

The Complete Hamburger: Beyond the Golden Arches

by Ronald L. McDonald

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Genre: History, Americas, United States
Size: 344 pages
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Rating: 4.60 / 5
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Thomas Edison: A Captivating Guide to the Life of a Genius Inventor

by Captivating History

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Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Professionals & Academics, Specific Groups, History, Americas, United States, Nonfiction
Size: 91 pages
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Rating: 4.60 / 5
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Norah: A St. Patrick's Day Bride (Brides of Noelle Book 3)

by Amanda McIntyre

Not proud of his seedy entanglements back East, Irish Immigrant Seamus (pronounced Shamus) Malone is determined to create a new and better life in the western frontier, but despite attempts to reach the woman that captured his heart, his letters for the last four years have gone unanswered. Will a plea for help from Noelle’s new matchmaker convince his estranged wife to join him in this new world, proving his love, and that he is a changed man?Passion (and a controlling aunt) drove Norah into marriage, but when she finds her new husband dabbling in drink and dangerous liaisons, she bid him farewell, relenting to his pipe dreams of a better life, while she remained behind living in the shame of a broken marriage. But when a dark truth is discovered she must now decide if the love she once...

Genre: History, Americas, United States, Genre Fiction, Westerns, Nonfiction, Literature & Fiction, Religious & Inspirational Fiction, Christian, Romance, Holidays, Inspirational
Size: 174 pages
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Rating: 4.20 / 5
4 reviews

My Own Voice (Still Life with Memories Book 1)

by Uvi Poznansky

Ten years ago, when she was seventeen, Anita started an affair with Lenny, in spite of knowing that he was a married man. Now married to him and carrying his child, she finds herself condemned to compete with Natasha’s shadow, the memory of her brilliance back in her prime, before she succumbed to early-onset Alzheimer’s. Despite Anita’s lack of education, her rough slang, and what happened to her in the past, Lenny tries to transform her. He wants her to become Natasha.

Faced with his compelling wish, and the way he writes her as a character in his book, how can Anita find a voice of her own? And when his estranged son, Ben, comes back and lives in the same small apartment, can she keep the balance between the two men, whose desire for her is marred by guilt and blame?...

Genre: History, Americas, United States, Literature & Fiction, Drama & Plays, Contemporary Fiction, Literary Fiction, Genre Fiction, Sagas, Nonfiction, Parenting & Relationships, Family Relationships, Sexuality, Women's Fiction, Family Life, American, Romance
Size: 150 pages
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Rating: 4.20 / 5
4 reviews

Native Americans: A Captivating Guide to Native American History and the Trail of Tears, Including Tribes Such as the Cherokee, Muscogee Creek, Seminole, Chickasaw, and Choctaw Nations

by Captivating History

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Genre: History, Americas, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 196 pages
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Rating: 3.70 / 5
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HISTORY: THE MEN WHO CHANGED THE COURSE OF AMERICAN HISTORY - 2nd EDITION: Washington, Franklin, Hamilton, Lincoln, M.L. King, Reagan, & Roosevelt. Lessons from the Great Men that Forged America

by Dominique Atkinson

How Ordinary Men in American History Lived Extraordinary Lives of Service to Their Country !!
This Book Contains the Fundamental History, Early Influences, Life Changing Events, &
Lasting Impact of Historical Figures such as Martin Luther King, Ronald Reagan, Teddy Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Abraham Lincoln, George Washington and Others!

The United States of America is built upon the foundation that great men created. Without them, the nation, had it even survived its political infancy, would not be the dynamic, thriving power it is today. These American men who changed the course of history are remarkable not merely for their accomplishments, but because they were born in ordinary circumstances and rose to prominence thanks to their resourcefulness, perso...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Professionals & Academics, Specific Groups, History, Americas, United States, Nonfiction
Size: 67 pages
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Philip Ballard and Ann Nancy Johnson

by Lynne D Miller

This book is a time line family history of Philip Ballard and his wife Ann Nancy Johnson and their descendants. Sources include will extracts, obituaries and military records, deed records and much more....

Genre: History, Americas, United States
Size: 285 pages
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Stone In A Sling: A Soldier's Journey

by Scott Meehan

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Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Historical, Professionals & Academics, History, Americas, United States, Military, Teen & Young Adult, Biography
Size: 180 pages
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Rating: 5.00 / 5
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Verses Versus Empire: II – The Obama Era

by Abdiel LeRoy

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Genre: History, Americas, United States, Literature & Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Politics & Government, American
Size: 253 pages
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Rating: 4.60 / 5
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Greener Pastures

by Patrick Quinn

It was a time of hardship, conflict, adventure, profound change, and great opportunity. Greener Pastures is the true story of Irish settlers from County Cork as they immigrated first to Canada, then later to the United States. The first were part of a unique government sponsored settlement project, led by Peter Robinson, which relocated over 2,000 Irish paupers from County Cork to Ontario in the 1820’s. Their descendants immigrate to the state of Iowa in the 1870’s, part of the great Westward Expansion. Follow the epic journey of the McAuliffes, Quinns, O’Briens, and many like them, as they make their way from Ireland to the new world....

Genre: History, Americas, Europe, Nonfiction
Size: 108 pages
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Rating: 4.60 / 5
5 reviews

FIDEL CASTRO: One of the most prominent communist leaders. The Entire Life Story. Biography, Facts & Quotes (Great Biographies Book 30)

by The History Hour

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Genre: History, Americas, World, Nonfiction
Size: 85 pages
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Rating: 4.40 / 5
4 reviews

The Confessions of Nat Turner (Illustrated)

by Nat Turner

Nat Turner (1800 - 1831) was an enslaved African American who led a rebellion of slaves and free blacks in Southampton County, Virginia on August 21, 1831. His story is the basis for the controversial new film The Birth of a Nation from Fox Searchlight Pictures. The Confessions of Nat Turner is the key primary document supporting historical events. The pamphlet is a first-hand account of Turner's confessions published by a local lawyer, Thomas Ruffin Gray, in 1831....

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Historical, History, Africa, Americas, United States, Historical Study, Nonfiction, True Accounts
Size: 34 pages
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Rating: 1.00 / 5
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The Real Story of Knights Templars and their Connections to 17th Century Pirates: Knights Templars and their Connections to 17th Century Pirates

by Mikka WardDutton

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Genre: History, Americas, Military
Size: 42 pages
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Waterfront Industry and Environmental Degradation in Bellingham, Washington: Waterfront Oral History Project Interviews

by K.R. Harrison

Interviews conducted apart of the Waterfront Oral History Project in Bellingham, Washington in 2006. The personal accounts shed light on the large amounts of toxic pollutants that were dumped into Bellingham Bay during the course of the 20th century. The interviews also offer a glimpse into the relations between the Georgia Pacific Corporation, and the larger community, and labor unions....

Genre: History, Americas, United States, Nonfiction
Size: 55 pages
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Rebus of the Codices

by L. A. Braun

This book explores the rebus pictograms of the duo Sun Gods of the Mesoamerican codices in regard to their symbolism as binary stars....

Genre: Arts & Photography, Art, History, Americas, Nonfiction
Size: 496 pages
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Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

The Tracks We Leave

by Jack King

The Tracks We Leave is a collection of proverbs and profound expressions attributed to North American Indian tribes. It reflects the beauty of a centuries-old journey that springs from a brave, undeniably urgent human struggle to preserve culture, language, identity, and way of life, a mighty endeavor that endures even unto this day....

Genre: History, Americas, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Religion & Spirituality, Other Practices, Spirituality
Size: 195 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 12 July 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 5.00 / 5
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The Wright Women: The Wright Brothers' Mother, Susan, and Sister, Katharine, of Dayton, Ohio

by Julie McDonald

Wilbur and Orville Wright inherited their mother Susan's extraordinary mechanical ability. The brothers learned from Susan how to be creative, using what is available for their many inventions. Their younger sister, Katharine, was friend, confidant, manager, nurse and spokesperson for the brothers. In this short eBook, about a 30 minute read, learn about the amazing women behind the men who were the first to fly....

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Historical, Specific Groups, History, Americas, United States, Nonfiction
Size: 17 pages
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