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Tales From Key West
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,650. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Historical fiction about Key West covering the years from late 1500's to the present. Take a trip through time about many of the aspects of life in Key West and the Keys. Experience the adventure of pirates, wreckers, and travel the railroad to Key West. Sail through the Keys. Experience Key West like never before.
Nega. I racconti e i disegni dei prigionieri della Santa Inquisizione a Palermo
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Price: Free! Words: 6,070. Language: Italian. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Una documentazione storica di grande valore e forza. Sette storie accompagnate da immagini, descrizioni, approfondimenti e audio per dar voce a disegni e scritte dolorose. Un viaggio unico e indimenticabile dentro un edificio maestoso e terribile. Presentato in anteprima durante il Workshop: BookAlive. Biblioteche e libri: il Futuro fra Tecnica e Innovazione. Steri, 11 Novembre 2014.
La Rosa e la Croce - Estratto
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Price: Free! Words: 30,830. Language: Italian. Published: November 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Liguria Occidentale, Anno Domini 1261. La piccola Contea di Ventimiglia è assoggettata al potere della Repubblica di Genova. La popolazione è allo sbando. Il cavaliere templare Oberto Apronio è fuggito alla prigionia dopo aver partecipato alla Settima Crociata. Con la complicità di una parte della nobiltà progetta un’offensiva per liberare Ventimiglia. Il Conte Apronio è detentore di un segreto...
Beware of the Dragon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,310. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When Laura Ansell arrives in Peking as a young bride in 1899 tension is already building at the British Legation with rumours of unrest among the local Chinese population. As the months pass and summer temperatures rise, the Boxer rebels lay siege to the Legation with bitter fighting. But inside the barricades Laura is also under siege from dashing Russian Prince Sergei.
The Hillbrow Election, 1987
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a first hand account of how the election in Hillbrow was fought in 1987, paying for the privilege with a criminal record.
A Year Without Summer
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Series: THE ENSOMO SERIES. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
"The wicked man who destroys the earth won’t last long, and he will eventually be swallowed by the earth," Engineer Timothy Muller, the Operations Chief of the Bechtel Corporation, said as he addressed more than fifty people that day. The crowd was mainly composed of engineers and firefighters hired by the company to help put out the flames coming from the oil wells and refineries in Kuwait.
Book 14- Streets Paved with Gold
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Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: Free! Words: 5,290. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The year is 1901 during the Anglo-Boer war. A small town in the Northern Cape is under siege by the Boers. Food in the town is in short supply. Officially, the indigenous black and brown population are not involved in the war. It is a white man’s war. However, food shortages affect everyone. Bullets and shells kill indiscriminately. Can one really say it is a white man’s war?
Worth a Thousand Words
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
When the spoils of war are paid with blood, will the ghost of one soldier's daughter save him from the limbos of the afterlife?
The Burning Of The Fields
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Series: THE ENSOMO SERIES. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,300. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
AUGUST 2, 1990. Iraq’s Army invaded the oil-rich nation of Kuwait today. President Saddam Hussein of Iraq justified the invasion of Kuwait by saying that Kuwait historically belongs to Iraq. Saddam said that Kuwait is the birthplace of Nabopollasar, the father of Nebuchadnezzar. Nebuchadnezzar is the founder of the Babylonian Empire. Babylon is today’s modern Iraq.
If Words Could Tell
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Price: Free! Words: 83,650. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
William Shakespeare on his 450th anniversary has lost all patience with the level of speculation surrounding his authorship and is determined to meet it head on, He is helped by a chance event when a graduate actor dosses down for the night in a condemned inn that dates back to his time. Ben is familiar with the controversy so assents to the writers' plea he agrees to accompany him to his own time
Homeland's Hope - Part 2 of the Virtues and Valor Series
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,180. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Stage and screen legend VIRGINIA BENOIT performs for standing room only crowds in her adopted home of France. When the Nazis roll into Paris, she flees to Casablanca, taking the heart of a enemy General with her. While in there, Virginia devises a plan to use her position, talent, and influence with the high ranking Axis officer to aid the Allied cause.
Book 11- Streets Paved with Gold
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Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: Free! Words: 4,020. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The year is 1879 at the outbreak of the Anglo-Zulu war. Lord Chelmsford leads his troops across the Natal border into Zulu territory. After a small skirmish, the troops are hugely over-confident, expecting the enemy to run away at the first encounter. However, the Zulus are determined to fight. We follow the story of a young Welsh trooper more interested in entomology than in fighting.
Compassion
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 130,720. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A haunting novel of time, memory and survival in Stalinist Russia. Nina, alone at night in Leningrad, writes the poem that will get her sent to the camps if the NKVD discover it. At the other end of the continent, Andrei despairs at the thought that she might already be dead. Intertwining ordinary lives with vast political events, Compassion shows how love conquers tyranny and terror.
the novel 'exodus'by leon uris is translated in marathi language.
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Price: Free! Words: 600. Language: Marathi. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
attached here one page as sample
Dancing Upstairs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,660. Language: British English. Published: September 23, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Susan has been in Provence for over a year when Jimmy Hanson brings news of her family in Ireland. Determined to put the past behind her, she travels to Kilmain with Chaz and Jimmy where she befriends an elderly lady who knew her mother well. When Susan decides to visit Leeds for Christmas, she follows the route her mother took as a runaway – but she wants nothing to do with her father.
Σολωμός
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,140. Language: Greek. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Ένα βιογραφικό μυθιστόρημα για τη ζωή και το έργο του Διονύσιου Σολωμού, εθνικού ποιητή της Ελλάδας.
¡Muerte al Borbón!
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Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: Spanish. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Un anarquista que intenta atentar contra Alfonso XVIII durante su primera visita a Gran Canaria en 1906.
Encounters in Bethlehem
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,400. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Bible story of Jesus' birth tells that there was no room at the inn for Mary and Joseph because of the census crowds in Bethlehem. In the crowd, others were present to witness the couple, the star, the shepherds, and this miraculous birth. Encounters in Bethlehem tells the story of some of these everyday individuals at the inn and the affect on their lives of the birth of God's son.
The Battle Of Manila Bay
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Spanish Armada has allowed the Spaniards to maintain their powerful grip on the areas they have conquered. The American Asiatic Squadron aims to break that grip and bring freedom to the inhabitants of the Spanish colonies. Explore the battle which paved the way for a new era. "The Battle Of Manila Bay" is the latest novel from the pen of Norbert Mercado, author of "The Children of Mars".
The Peking Incident
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 395,510. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In late 1950, America faces disaster in Korea. MacArthur is furious and wants to extend the conflict. He approves a secret effort to divert five atom bombs, intended for a Pacific test, into the theater, to break the Chinese juggernaut. Army investigator Lyle Kitchens discovers the plot. Only Kitchens can stop it…time is running out, world war looms and his greatest adversary isn’t China.