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Does The Needle Point West?

By Garrett Monroe  (booksie.com)

Historical economic research regarding the origin of prosperity in modern world economics, and how big history affects today's political economic state. This was an old college capstone project of mine that I found and enjoy. My professor said it was an incredibly intriguing research essay, but...

Essay | Updated Nov 23, 2014 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Why,Nations,Fail,Economics,World,History,College,Research,Essay,Guns,Germs,And,Steel,Historiography,Non,Fiction

Overcoming

By Martin Rammo  (booksie.com)

About a guy who had everything than lost it and went to jail and etc.

Article | Updated Nov 21, 2014 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Change, Overcoming Wanna,Know, Sad,And,Sob,Story Conflict, Losing,Everything History, Pas,Life, Etc.

War And Symbols

By Normalwriter  (booksie.com)

War and a symbolic flag.

Short Story | Updated Nov 10, 2014 | Reads: 40 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: History,War,Short,Story,Emotion,Symbols,Fighting

The Day America Vanished

By Danceandwrite123  (booksie.com)

For Lenore Mazy, it's just a long flight. For Juan de Medina, it's just a normal day on Christopher Columbus's ship. For Aki, it's a simple excursion to the past. For Sandy Jones, it's just a normal tuesday. For Mr.kaito, it's just another student learning the ropes. However, these young men and...

Novel | Updated Nov 9, 2014 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Science,Fiction,Time,Travel,Romance,History,Middle,Ages

thefarbeyond

I Know Only That Which I've Been Told

By Thefarbeyond  (booksie.com)

Yay! new story. This is just a spoof to see what you guys think let me know if you think I should continue or not? I was told. That I was born blind. I was told. I would never be able to see. But I’ll probably never know. One day when walking in the market district with the others she...

Novel | Updated Nov 7, 2014 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Romance,History,Fiction,Some,Religion.

erbro

Appomattox

By Erbro  (booksie.com)

A short story about the surrender at Appomattox Courthouse. General Robert E. Lee of the Confederates surrendered to General Ulysses S. Grant (whose real name was actually Hiram Ulysses Grant) on April 9th, 1865. This is my rendition of both General Grant and General Lee's emotions that day.

Short Story | Updated Nov 3, 2014 | Reads: 44 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: History,Appomattox,Civil,War

retrotimmy

Center Of The Universe

By Retrotimmy  (booksie.com)

As I’ve now passed my fiftieth birthday, I have come to realize that stories like mine; though common; are kept mainly in people’s minds. In another thirty years most of those minds will have faded, and with them, the wonderful stories of what it was like to be raised in a world...

Novel | Updated Oct 26, 2014 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Sixties,Seventies,Growing-up,Concerts,Drugs,Family,Childhood,History,Cambridge-ma,Salem-nh

A Bright Future For The Next Generation Of Native Americans

By William Liu  (booksie.com)

Native Americans have been disrespected for many years. However, I believe that now is the time for them to regain their rights and actually be respected as humans.

Article | Updated Oct 13, 2014 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: History,Native,Americans,Indians,Rights,Segregation,Hope

Alistar's Adventures

By Animemeowotaku  (booksie.com)

I wrote this story for a class I am in. I enjoyed making it. Alistair is a boy who traveled with his father in business and had written on how the 13 original colonies looked like in his perspective.

Short Story | Updated Oct 7, 2014 | Reads: 44 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: History,Geography,Fiction

damian_vincent_henry

Born In The Wrong Era

By Damian Vincent Henry  (booksie.com)

Some people love history, because the thought of imagining themselves as knights, vikings and soldiers...actually excites them; and some men and women who lived in that era, needed something much more than being remembered. They looked forward to the future.

Poetry | Updated Oct 3, 2014 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Future,Era,Lifestyle,History,Tradition,Personality,Hopes

marvin_hill

The Middle Passage Explained And Analysed

By Marvin Hill  (booksie.com)

This is a basic elaboration of the Middle Passages and the ordeals encountered by the enslaved.

Essay | Updated Sep 19, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: History Middle,Passage Enslavement African,Slavery Slavery,In,The,Caribbean

shadowmatt

Scientific Sorcery -- Book One

By Shadowmatt  (booksie.com)

Time travel is real. Governments have been using the technology to alter history for their own benefit. Now time travel is illegal. It is only used with the permission of the UN, and only for the betterment of all. A group of soldiers is still using time travel for their own good. A scientist...

Novel | Updated Sep 19, 2014 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Science,Fiction,Fantasy,Epic,Amazon,Egyptian,Magic,Time,Travel,Alternate,History,Faith,Military

The Space Inbetween

By Andrew Mellon  (booksie.com)

Jack is an ordinary high schooler, about to graduate and without a care in the world. However, one night of excessive partying and drug-usage leads him on a journey across the country, finding love, passion, and self-discovery along the way.

Novel | Updated Sep 16, 2014 | Reads: 35 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Love,Asian,American,High,School,Journey,Drugs,Feminism,Romance,Family,Party,College,Art,History,Philosophy,Friend,Friendship,Parties

The Story Of The Black.

By Unkownlove1996  (booksie.com)

The Story of The Black explains the simple story of African American history from the struggles to the near future of all.

Poetry | Updated Sep 14, 2014 | Reads: 24 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Black,History,Pride,The,Story,Of

nathancl84

Holistic Purple

By Nathancl84  (booksie.com)

For imagination to be dipped onto the slate of creativity. An ongoing towards fields of yields, that merge the reading pleasure of a modern classic, and sum the simplicities of those elemental varieties at no times dealt with. Its an impersonal fictive narrative of nearing real edged facts,...

Novel | Updated Sep 13, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Holistic,Purple,Novel,Literature,Published,Author,Jonathan,Manuel,Camargo,Labeau,Fiction,Book,Review,Reading,History,Adventure

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