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Calcio e acciaio, dimenticare Piombino
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 47,510. Language: Italian. Published: October 21, 2014 by Ediciones Baleares. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
É l'ultimo lavoro di una lunga serie a firma dell'autore e traduttore piombinese Gordiano Lupi. Calcio e acciaio (Dimenticare Piombino) di Gordiano Lupi é uno dei libri arrivato tra i finalisti del PREMIO STREGA 2014.
If Words Could Tell
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Price: $1.09 USD. Words: 83,660. 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 so agrees to accompany him to his own time
Homeland's Hope
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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.
Le Rital (1 - Dans l’Enfer de l’Isonzo)
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Series: Le Rital. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 113,660. Language: French. Published: October 18, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Inspiré d’une histoire vraie, ce roman retrace, à travers le parcours du personnage principal, le long cheminement vers l’intégration des Italiens arrivés en France au début du XXe siècle, époque tourmentée.
Book 11- Streets Paved with Gold
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Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The year is 1879 at the outbreak of the British-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. The Zulus, however, have other ideas. We follow the story of a young Welsh trooper more interested in entomology than in fighting.
Valide Bedelaars
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,840. Language: Dutch. Published: October 10, 2014 by Marlies Vaz Nunes. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Gerrit is een goed en eerlijk vakman van rond de vijfenveertig en vader van vijf kinderen, als hij begin jaren 1930 werkloos wordt. 'Valide bedelaars' beschrijft hoe hij zich door deze moeilijke tijd heen worstelt. De lezer is getuige van de ellende en armoede waarin hij en zijn gezin moeten leven en van zijn gevoelens van onmacht, vernedering en eenzaamheid.
Origins Halloween: includes - Dramatic AudioBook
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,740. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Divulge into the sinister past of the 'All-hallows-eve' celebrations, if you dare. Follow a small mountain-dwelling family into the nightmare they never knew was upon them; until it was too late. Will they survive, or will they pass away into history like so many others before them? Find out with this story and complimentary 'Dramatic AudioBook.' Origins Halloween.
Times and Places
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 45,990. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014 by Quadra Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A captivating short story collection that confronts universal questions in an array of vivid landscapes and cultures, in war and peace. Bridge's stories take us to China, Russia, Germany, England, Zambia and Brunei - and to the living center of the human heart.
Case White
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,880. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
No work of fiction or nonfiction has done what CASE WHITE does in this monumental new novel by USA Today Best-selling author Thomas Sullivan. Set in the era of two world wars, this comprehensive work weaves together the bizarre mythology and eccentric beliefs that explain how a nation went insane for 12 years. Told through the compelling lives and loves of a pair of very unique characters.
Year of the Angels
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,050. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
What happens when the sweet magic of children mixes with the grimness of war? Year of the Angels, an outstanding novel by Erika Madden, describes the results. The author, guided by her personal experience as a child growing up in Germany during World War II, shows that in the world of children, war or no war, there are no boundaries and there is no hate.
A l'ombre de l'échafaud
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 170,250. Language: French. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Durant la Révolution française, un jeune couple fuit les événements sanglants qui se déroulent à Paris pour s’installer dans un village perdu de province. Entre lois inapplicables et délation, ils doivent naviguer habilement pour protéger leurs proches, jusqu’à l’arrivée de la Terreur…
A Queer Kind of Justice: Prison Tales Across Time
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 61,350. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
A diverse cast of lesbian, bi, and trans women, on both sides of the bars and through the centuries, find life-changing moments of love, hope, fear, excitement, passion, desperation, and inspiration. Prison. The very word sends shivers of fear through the soul. A place of gloom and shadows, where freedom is taken, humanity is lost.
Compassion
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Price: $6.99 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
YENNI ... a Life Between Worlds
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,030. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 26, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A tale of survival… after losing everything, leaving everything behind, what is left are the truly civilised, profoundly human values the author carried within her when all outward accoutrements have been destroyed
THE EMIGRANTS Gold & Glory
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,030. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 25, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Transport and the tyranny of distance was the real problem for the colony. Distance determined the how far wheat, the most valuable of the farm crops, could be transported. Cattle walked to market losing a little fat but the beef the small population could consume, was limited. Only sheep were valuable enough to show a profit. However, the lifeblood of the colony was labour. Then they found gold!
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.
Alabaster - Stories Behind the Gospel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,090. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Alabaster, Stories Behind the Gospel is a collection of unique short stories that provides a glimpse into the back-stories of some of the most beloved encounters in the New Testament. These fictional back-stories don't simply retell the Bible passages in a narrative fashion, but develop the characters, explore their motivations, and reveal the mysteries of faith and love.
Σολωμός
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,150. 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.
La blonde au "Chant d'arômes" (Les Trois Âges - Volume 3)
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Series: Les Trois Âges, Volume 3. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 80,780. Language: French. Published: September 20, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Ce soir-là, il observait l’assemblée avec un regard triste. Il savait qu’il était un un nourrisson rescapé du Vel d’hiv. Aujourd’hui, le temps avait passé et on le retrouvait accoudé au bar d’un appartement des Champs-Élysées. « La blonde au “Chant d’arômes” » est le dernier tome de la trilogie « Les trois âges », une saga qui suit une famille franco-italienne de 1908 à l’aube du XXIe siècle.