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Sword-Lily - The Last days of the Knights of Malta 1798
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 108,840. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is De Kermainguy’s third and last novel about the Knights of Malta in which he tells the tragic story of Sword-Lily and her love for a young French nobleman who came to Malta from Brittany to become a knight. First published in 1843.
Hitler Stopped by Franco
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,330. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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The amazing, untold story of how Generalísimo Francisco Franco, Caudillo of Spain, out-negotiated Adolf Hitler and aided the Allies in winning World War II.
Virtuoso
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 69,580. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014 by Dream Big Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Virtuoso follows the young Californio, Artemio Mondego, in late Spanish California. His vagabond lifestyle is forever altered when the mysterious and preternatural man, known only as Maestro, enters his life. Duels, pirates, romance, and a clandestine society! Virtuoso conveys the enthralling story of unique and fascinating individuals, whose impetus drives them to accomplish great deeds.
Atocha Farewell
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,870. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
“Atocha Farewell” is a book about two lovers, who have a destiny, and a bond, unknown even to them until an accident sends the heroine, a very successful romance writer into a coma.
The New Jerusalem
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 62,890. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The start of the Civil War brings even more violence to the seething Kansas-Missouri border. Newly widowed, Julia Anderson finds romance with a federal officer. When a federal prison collapses, killing sisters of confederate guerillas, Julia and Augusta head to Lawrence for safety but find that they have chosen the least safe spot in the country.
Son of Venice, A Story of Marco Polo
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,500. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Son of Venice continues the story begun in Daughter of Xanadu, set in 13th century China. In that book, Emmajin, a fictional granddaughter of Khubilai Khan, met Marco Polo, who fascinated her with tales of romantic love. Son of Venice picks up the story as Emmajin and Marco Polo head west along the Silk Road. They face battles, intrigue, betrayal, and challenges to their unconventional love.
Their Finest Hour
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,310. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
World War II – Growing international tension leads to the most destructive war in history. Poignant tales from Germany’s shores to America’s Home Front A World War II anthology by Cynthia Breeding, Leanne Burroughs, Polly McCrillis, and Holmes Brannon
Samuel's Promise
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,870. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by eXtasy Books. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Set in the late 1800s, Samuel’s Promise describes the love story of Samuel and Nancy Ruggles who were forced together by faith and the desire to serve God overseas in Hawaii. Samuel’s friend Henry Opukaha’ia, a native Hawaiian, dies before he can lead the missionaries to his homeland,
Sail Away from Botany Bay
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,320. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
1791. Three years after being transported to Botany Bay, Mary Broad, her two small children, husband and several desperate prisoners escape the cruel conditions of Australia's first convict colony. Stealing a boat in the middle of the night, they set off on their long voyage north - to freedom or death.
The Doge and other stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,610. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"...If history was made by the victims / it would be / a time made by minutes / of incessant and springing up ants / yet one by an intent to be..." so the great poet Alfonso Gatto wrote. History is made by so many little men and gestures. In "The Doge and other stories" they are gathered some little gestures that have changed the course of the history, extraordinary stories seen in their humanity.
La guerra de Leda Aguiño
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,390. Language: Spanish. Published: September 10, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Leda Aguiño es la historia de una superviviente en una época de egoísmos.
Legionnaire from Texas
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,580. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Exciting Foreign Legion adventure in the classic tradition of BEAU GESTE!
Cleopatra’s Daughter, Queen of Mauritania
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 67,150. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Cleo was queen of North Africa as great a ruler as her mother maried to the greatest scholar of the time Juba II. The only surviving child of her mother. An extraordinary woman almost unknown, but she should be. An afictionalized story of her life in Egypt, Rome, and North Africa.
Venture Capital, one Mans Journey Toward Redemption In The Midst of Turmoil
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
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Entrepreneur David Bell has lost it all. His job, his reputation. Dissatisfied with his life he decides to travel, only to crash land during one of the worst floods in Mumbai history. Can he survive the flood and find redemption at the end of it all? Based on the floods that occurred in Mumbai in July 2005, Venture Capital is one mans journey toward redemption in the midst of turmoil
George's Creek to Georgia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,890. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Having done thirty years of genealogy research on her family, Barbara Dumas Ballew tells the story of four generations of her ancestors from 1795 to 1880. She'll keep you spellbound as she weaves the saga of their lives.
The King's Bastard Child
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,090. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Much has been written about this period of our history, mainly because of the actions that King Henry VIII took to rid the country of the papal interference and the religious pressures put on everyone by these fanatics. Focus was not just on the King Henry VIII and his government, but how the church acquired such immense wealth, a lot of which probably found its way to Rome.
High Tide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,440. Language: American English. Published: July 28, 2014 by Strict Publishing International. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Following the Great European War as described in “Gray Tide In The East”, Germany owns Martinique. When intelligence suggests they are building a major naval base there, just 1,500 miles from the coast of the United States, an international crisis develops and the world is once more on the brink of war.
The Cave Painter's Daughter And Other Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a collection of short stories set at differing periods, starting with a murder story set in pre-historic times, a dramatic encounter during the English Civil War, and some of the adventures of Tilly Price, a little maid working at ‘the big house’ during the Edwardian era, who is a huge fan of Sherlock Holmes.
The Bordens of Burkesville (Borden Series Book 3)
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Series: The Bordens, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,860. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Having traveled from North Carolina to Kentucky by way of the Wilderness Road, Sarah and Daniel establish a new life in the community of Burkesville. Follow their pioneer ways as they develop a homestead, a business venture, and a wonderful family in their new environment. Sarah has her hands full with the antics of her students in her one-room schoolhouse and Daniel builds a furniture factory.
De Duivelshand toccata
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: Dutch. Published: March 22, 2012 by e-Publikant. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Het levensverhaal van de legendarische driehandige organist Manu Triablo. Geboren als wees in Haarlemmerbroek in 1666 werd hij zijn leven lang door de Kerk achtervolgd omdat hij de antichrist zou zijn. Muziek werd zijn redding, maar ook zijn ondergang. Maar hij liet de wereld een prachtige erfenis na.