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Brooks of Stanly, Union and Anson Counties, North Carolina Family History By B.C. Brooks
eBook (PDF): $8.98
FULL COLOR BOOK! Family History of the Brooks of Stanly, Union and Anson Counties, North Carolina with documents and notes pertaining to Ezekiel Brooks vs. Siddy Brooks along with letters, notes on... More > Confederate Brooks and packed full of photos from different branches of the family! There's family branches here from NC, SC, GA, AL, TX, and AR plus numerous tiny branches into many other states. This book is full color and kind of expensive, but it's worth it for the photos. It is basically the Brooks website in Coffee Table format. Give me some feedback if you think a black and white cheaper version is necessary and I will make it for you. My opinion on this book was that it just had to have color for the photos.< Less
Brooks of Stanly, Anson and Union Co, NC Family Documents By B.C. Brooks
eBook (PDF): $7.50
BOOK: Family Documents as collected by Rev. E.M. Brooks and transcribed by his grandson, Baylus C. Brooks. Also included are some photos, anecdotes and transcriptions of county records concerning... More > the Ezekiel Brooks trials.< Less
Colonial Native Dispossession of North Carolina By Baylus C. Brooks
eBook (PDF): $5.00
This is a collection of primary source references concerning American native dispossession in Eastern North Carolina. This was a project for a class and is not complete by any means but, it is a... More > good start. Some interpretation of these records is offered.< Less
The Making of Jesus Knocking By B.C. Brooks
eBook (PDF): $5.92
The making of a stained glass window as constructed by B.C. Brooks Stained Glass Art Studio in Live Oak, Florida. The qualities of this window that make it special are nearly unique in the stained... More > glass industry, having been almost completely painted from top to bottom. This is the process by which it was made. The book is in color so you can see the beauty of the glass in the photos that accompany the written detail. This e-version sells for much less than the printed version.< Less
Dethroning the Kings of Cape Fear By Baylus C. Brooks
eBook (PDF): $5.00
Edward Moseley is not the man that romantic historians of the past have idolized. Politics skewed North Carolina's history and created a "king" from a "crook." NOTE: the print... More > version has color illustrations and is expensive. This e-version is much cheaper, however.< Less
Pearce / Pierce Family of Duplin, Onslow and Pender Counties, North Carolina and Related Families By B.C. Brooks
eBook (PDF): $8.50
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BOOK: Pearce / Pierce lines of Southeastern North Carolina. Many of these families were instrumental in forming the new colony of the Carolinas in the early 18th century and even the late 17th... More > century. We've been here a very long time! You will find the families of Whitfields, McCoys, Taylors, Fonvilles, etc. in the early Craven Co, NC area… later becoming Lenoir, Jones, Dobbs and Wayne Co's, NC. You will also find the Pearce's in Duplin in the mid 18th century finding their way into New Hanover (later Pender Co, NC) in the early to mid 19th century when they met up with the Foys and Meadows.< Less
Aristocratic Pyrates of the Albemarle By B.C. Brooks
eBook (PDF): $5.00
Edward Moseley undoubtedly had a tremendous affect on the British American colony of North Carolina. His influences, both social and economic, have had a contribution to the aristocratic nature and... More > the liberties that he exercised while an early "public servant" in that early English colony. Those influences include many well-known names, like Isaac Newton, Daniel Defoe, Christ's Hospital and the Royal Mathematical School. It can be easily said that great hubris journeyed with him from London to America.< Less
Aristocratic Pyrates of the Albemarle By B.C. Brooks
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Edward Moseley undoubtedly had a tremendous affect on the British American colony of North Carolina. His influences, both social and economic, have had a contribution to the aristocratic nature and... More > the liberties that he exercised while an early "public servant" in North Carolina. Those influences include many well-known names, like Isaac Newton, Daniel Defoe, Christ's Hospital and the Royal Mathematical School. Hubris journeyed with him from London to America.< Less
Colonial Native Dispossession of North Carolina By Baylus C. Brooks
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This is a collection of primary source references concerning American native dispossession in Eastern North Carolina. This was a project for a class and is not complete by any means but, it is a... More > good start. Some interpretation of these records is offered.< Less
Dethroning the Kings of Cape Fear By Baylus C. Brooks
Paperback: $24.95
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Edward Moseley is not the man that romantic historians of the past have idolized. Politics skewed North Carolina's history and created a "king" from a "crook." NOTE: the print... More > version has color illustrations and is expensive. The download is free, however.< Less