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Historical Fiction Stories By The 4/5 Class
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Historical Fiction stories written by the 4/5 class at Wilmington Academy of Arts and Sciences.
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Historical Fiction stories written by the 4/5 class at Wilmington Academy of Arts and Sciences.
Historical Williamsburg: A Story in Photographs By Hap Aziz
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The subject of this book of photographs is the colonial area of Williamsburg, Virginia, as it was in the late 1700s, around the time of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. These photos... More > were taken as part of the research process for the Historical Williamsburg Living Narrative project, an Interactive Fiction game.< Less
Historical Imperative By James Henry Taylor
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(Short story.) In a world where time travel is commonplace, a man tries to change his present by visiting the past--"and the grandfather paradox be damned."
Historical Fiction By Year 7 Whadjuk
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Ancient Rome Revealed is an engaging collection of student stories from the class of 7 Whadjuk 2013.
Historic Boyhoods By Rupert Sargent Holland
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Historic Boyhoods (1909) This book, re-edited and illustrated by e-kitap projesi and published again in ebook format. In this book, telling that Boyhood stories of the Most famous persons in the... More > world, and so These 21 famous persons lay out from Christopher Colombus –The pre-founder of the America- to Otto von Bismarc, is being edicted.. So, For example: “When he was sixteen Napoleon and his best friend, a boy named Desmazis, were ordered to join the regiment of La Fère which was then quartered in the south of France. Napoleon was glad of this change which brought him nearer to his island home, and he also felt that he would now learn something of actual warfare. The two boys were taken to their regiment in charge of an officer who stayed with them from the time they left Paris until the carriage set them down at the garrison town. One of the best in the French army, and the boy immediately took a great liking to everything connected with it. He found the officers well educated and anxious to help him..”< Less
Harry's Story By Harry C. Grafton, & Historical Narrative by Aaron W. Andrews
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In his own words, PFC Harry Carlton Grafton, U.S.Army, tells his true story of his service in the greatest war the world has ever experienced. From a young boy just out of high school in Bernice,... More > Louisiana, Harry attends radio training school and is shipped out on one of the largest troop carriers ever built. After time at sea, Harry finds himself in the middle of the jungle, behind enemy lines, providing important radio service to the Allied troops fighting the Japanese in the “secret war” campaign of CBI (China-Burma-India). Never a hero in his own mind, Harry’s services prove to be invaluable in slowing down the Japanese advances within the C.B.I. theatre. This is Harry's Story.< Less
Harry's Story By Harry C. Grafton, & Historical Narrative by Aaron W. Andrews
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In his own words, PFC Harry Carlton Grafton, U.S.Army, tells his true story of his service in the greatest war the world has ever experienced. From a young boy just out of high school in Bernice,... More > Louisiana, Harry attends radio training school and is shipped out on one of the largest troop carriers ever built. After time at sea, Harry finds himself in the middle of the jungle, behind enemy lines, providing important radio service to the Allied troops fighting the Japanese in the “secret war” campaign of CBI (China-Burma-India). Never a hero in his own mind, Harry’s services prove to be invaluable in slowing down the Japanese advances within the C.B.I. theatre. This is Harry's Story.< Less
Dim Sum Stories: A Chinatown Childhood By Chinese Canadian Historical Society of BC
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Larry Wong has evoked from his research – and from a memory fearless of ghosts and inexplicable incidents – these very moving Chinatown stories of the power of family, whether by blood... More > or through friendship. My friend since childhood – and my writing colleague – has written a narrative gem of a chapbook. Not a word is wasted. Wayson Choy, author This is a totally engaging memoir, filled with childhood memories of life in a Chinese Canadian family whose father came to Vancouver in 1911. But it is more than a personal memoir; it is also a social and cultural history of Vancouver’s Chinatown and its denizens in their homes, shops, restaurants, hotels, schoolrooms and social clubs, told “up close and personal,” by a master storyteller. Larry Wong tickles your funny bone and moves you to tears as he skilfully integrates colourful anecdotes with historical facts in such a way that the reader is at once entertained and educated. Jan Walls, professor emeritus, Simon Fraser University< Less
Amrapali-A Historical Love Story By Raja Sharma
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In ancient India, during the time of Lord Buddha, Vaishali was a flourishing democracy. Amrapali of Vaishali democracy was the most beautiful woman of the world. She is the all time best. She is the... More > only woman in the history who had been forced to prostitution by state order. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ About Amrapali’s parents nothing is known. A man from Vaishali found her beneath a mango (Amra in Sanskrit language) tree thus she was named Amrapali. He and her wife adopted her as their daughter.< Less