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The Milgram Victim
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,680. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Pearl Weber's short marriage with Fritz, an immigrant, ended when he disappeared in Europe shortly after World War II ended. It became the task of Pearl’s grandson Paul to reveal the gripping story of his grandfather’s life. Paul eventually puts together the pieces of the puzzle. But throughout his quest, the reader remains uncertain whether the trail is that of a victim or a predator.
Patriot
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Price: Free! Words: 560. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
An Irish role in the Mexican American war that is still celebrated today. Forgotten in America, the events described in this fictionalized tale are still celebrated as a regional Mexican holiday.
Literature Companion: One Day In the Life of Ivan Denisovich
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Series: A Quick Guide ยท Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,340. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“One Day In the Life of Ivan Denisovich” by Aleksander Solzhenitsyn was first published in 1962. It was first published in the form of a story in the Soviet literary magazine “Novy Mir” (New World).
The Alamo - Almost A Hero
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,300. Language: American English. Published: December 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Alamo - 180 years of mystery - We all know who won, but what were the last few minutes like? Who was the first Texan Killed? Did Davy Crockett surrender? Who was the last Texan out of the Alamo? Read the exciting novel of Thomas Bilbrey, he was "Almost A Hero!"
Lady Arabella
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,910. Language: British English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Dr.s William and Eloise Cairnby embark on an historical research visit to Bouchart abbey, hoping to uncover more of the truth behind its demise. Following a freak storm lasting two days, William ventures into the abbey and encounters Lady Arabella, who takes him somewhere he thought it was impossible to go. Can he survive the shock and fulfil Lady Arabella’s hopes for eternal rest?
Dinner With Charles Darwin
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,850. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Iconic scientist Charles Darwin invites a young American protégé to his home in the village of Downe, near London, England, where the two compare notes on Darwin’s theories of evolution, and survival of the fittest.
A Life Once Had
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,740. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After losing his wife and daughter: oppressed by the political climate and worried he may be conscripted by the Nazis, Doctor Thomas Friedrich Schmidt enlists in the Wehrmacht Medical Corps at the start of World War II. His main focus in life is to care for the wounded troops, but is unable to come to terms with what is happening around him.
Um amor em perigo - Historical Dreams 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,730. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 19, 2014 by Candice Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Sterling observava o mar com o semblante fechado. Sua viagem a Bali era o castigo imposto pela rainha por sua estupidez. Porém, o destino fez Sterling encontrar ali o amor no qual não acreditava. Danielle, a jovem que cativou seu coração estava em perigo e ele teria que protegê-la... pois não suportaria perdê-la!
A New Beginning
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 166,240. Language: British English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
1946 brought about a new era. It was also the year the cold-war began. But there was another battle closer to home: the proposed Bill for a National Health Service. The Bill, when passed, would, for the first time, give free medical care to each and every man, woman and child in Britain.
No Quarter: The Pikeys - Novella 1
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Price: Free! Words: 25,570. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
In 1689 Port Royal, Jamaica, Atia Crisp is thrust into the world of bondage, violence, beauty and love. Shipwrecked and sold into slavery with her sister Livia, the pair are separated. Atia is liberated and journeys to a tropical plantation at the foothills of the Blue Mountains. She is reunited with her family until an inevitable conflict threatens those she loves.
Kayle
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 34,420. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Kayle meets Caesar a Tiny Little White Mouse on her travels to save two lost girls.
Unspoken Valor
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,220. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014 by Regina Williams. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Sometimes heroism is lost to history. Jack and Charlie are two of the millions of farm boys who drop their bales of hay and join the Army or Navy in 1943 because it was the right thing to do. The lifelong friends served together in basic training, but are separated to pursue additional military training that fit their individual talents.
Crossing the Lake and Other Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,850. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014 by PetrelPublications. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Eight historical short stories set between the fourth century and WWII. Stories of rebellion, the London Blitz, William Shakespeare, The Irish rebellion, the Rebellion of Upper Canada in 1837 and more.
Twilight of the Banks
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In this contemporary novel a marshal in Italy's Tax Police sets in motion a Euro 420 billion assessment against 10 big banks for their foreign exchange trading in Italy, which is deemed a form of bookmaking and so subject to the country's Unified Gambling Tax.
Jericho Man
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,760. Language: American English. Published: December 12, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
An orphaned American boy wounded by Vietnam, used by Mossad and the CIA… ‘They will try to turn you into a machine. Don’t let them do that!’ The chilling biographical novel based on the life, loyalties, loves and hates of KENT LINES – one-time wartime sniper and trained assassin!
Smiley's Resurrection
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,770. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Young Smiley, the focus of a dark family secret, makes a painful decision with lifetime consequences. Was it the right one? With the help of a recovering alcoholic and a disillusioned call-girl, he finds the answer. This is a tale of uncommon courage and resilience of the human spirit.
A Dance With Carlos
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 68,630. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The third novel in a trilogy, "A Dance With Carlos" highlights an amazing insurance scam against the backdrop of the New Orleans Mafia boss returning from exile with vengeance on his mind. Inspired by real people and real events, the novel documents exciting assassination attempts.
Dancing With The Mafia
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 72,560. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A sequel to "A Political Dance," this novel explores the influence exerted by the Mafia on Louisiana elections. A young Assistant Attorney General risks his life to expose corrupt practices with state leases and stumbles onto a much bigger scam. All of this against the backdrop of the Civil Rights unrest.
Shaolin Iron Coffin
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 9, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The man tries frantically to break free from inside a dark and claustrophobic confinement, his heavy breathing and panting echoing inside the four walls. The closed latch on the outside begins to loosen. Exhausted, he makes one final strike with his bleeding knuckles. The lid springs open and he pulls his torso quickly out of the large steel box. … the Iron Coffin
Decade of Drama — Diamonds, Murder and Intrigue
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,810. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Civil War veteran and engineer Jack Tarboro is smitten with diva Eleanora Rizzo from the moment he sees her and she returns his feelings, but their relationship is not destined to be easy. The final ingredient to this tumultuous tale is a business arrangement involving Jack, Andre, the Boers, the South African slave trade, diamonds and guns.