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The Milgram Victim
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,670. 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.
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 Prophet from Pedras
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Price: $6.45 USD. Words: 59,600. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014 by Mondial. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
At the beginning of the 1930's, when the Brazilian version of fascism - the movement of the green shirts and the sigma symbol of the socalled "integralists" - appear in Southern Brazil, Ludvig Kapstein, a non-practicing Jew, decides to leave his city and move far away. He is nicknamed "Prophet" because of his long beard, his wisdom and his free spirit...
The Alamo - Almost A Hero
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,290. 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!
Dia Linn - IV - Le Livre de Neve (Une Bealach)
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Series: Dia Linn, Livre 4. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 98,210. Language: French. Published: December 19, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Le tome IV de Dia Linn, Une Bealach, est la fin d’un monde. Les O’Callaghan et leurs proches – ceux qui survivront aux batailles, aux flambées de haine du Ku Klux Klan, aux premiers soubresauts de révolte de la vieille Irlande après la Famine, aux guerres indiennes… – ceux-là ne pourront, peut-être, pas échapper à une autre sorte de violence.
A New Beginning
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Price: Free! 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.
The Plot
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,780. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by WingSpan Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
An action filled drama of the Ottoman Empire and Sultan Abdulhamid II's pan-Islamic movement to counter the designs of European colonialism in Turkey.
Impimpi
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,600. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Apartheid South Africa (1950–1976) provides the context in which an Eastern Cape boy grapples with mean­ing in an environment of superstition, religion, tradi­tion, war, racism, broken relationships and betrayal. Impimpi echoes our contemporary world: morality and justice continue to be corrupted by cultural zealots and religious extremists, love is still blind, and betrayal remains omnipresent.
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.
Good for One Ride
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Price: $8.25 USD. Words: 31,400. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014 by Editions Dedicaces. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
I’m forty-five years from The Tet Offensive in Vietnam, but I remember it as if the bodies in the streets of Hue were still warm. I’ve read hundreds of books about that war and written several more, but the one thing that most often eludes these stories, my own included, is the terrifying sense of anticipation that every soldier carries through every day...
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!