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Suvla
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,460. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Young Irishmen in the Great War, the moral and political complexities surrounding the birth of modern Ireland are examined, in this sensitive, thought-provoking novel.
An Intimate Arrangement
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,120. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by Nancy Lawrence. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
When Marianna Madison unexpectedly inherits a house, she thinks her financial troubles are over. Finally she can make a comfortable home for her small family. But when a former soldier with a chip on his shoulder lays claim to the very same house, Marianna must fight to keep the home she has grown to love . . . and fight her growing attraction to the handsome soldier.
Wreck of the Marie Jenny
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011 by NetBound Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a tale of gold, sailing, and revenge. Captain Jack Talbot takes a secret shipment of gold onto his schooner,the Marie Jenny. Unfortunately, someone else knew the secret too. Pirates, gold and guns, it's high adventure in the 1870's on Lake Superior.
Un Paysan Penaud
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Series: Histoires lyonnaises, Book 3 · Histoires insolites et vraies, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Au cours de l'hiver rigoureux de 1769, un paysan malheureux se retrouve soudain sans travail. Une bonne âme lui conseilla de s'adresser au Procureur Brenod, susceptible de favoriser son emploi... Le Procureur, d'abord réticent, va concocter un travail bien particulier pour le pauvre paysan. Un travail qui va le faire basculer de surprise.
Les Louis De La Justice
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Series: Histoires lyonnaises, Book 2 · Histoires insolites et vraies, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: French. Published: March 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Cette histoire se déroule au temps des Canuts (les tisseurs de soie) à Lyon, à une époque où les conditions de travail étaient effroyables. En 1750, ils se révoltent et décident une grève générale. C'est le moment que choisissent des spéculateurs pour augmenter artificiellement le prix du pain. Une histoire vraie.
Reluctant Queen
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,840. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
Queen Margot returns to Paris and Henri de Guise. But as her situation becomes increasingly insecure as Navarre speaks of divorce, where can she find safety? Gabrielle d’Estrées, a young beauty, wants to marry for love. But is the love of a king enough to secure Gabrielle the happiness and respectability she craves, and a crown for her son as the next dauphin of France?
America's Diplomats, The Road to Attleboro
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 142,550. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
America’s Diplomats powerfully portrays the Vietnam conflict’s initial phase when patriotism still reigned supreme. All wars spawn simple heroes from youthful naivety as boy-soldiers evolve into weathered combat veterans. Young Jay Sharpe is no exception. Born into a long lineage of patriots, he never questions his generation’s call to arms.
El Dolor de ya no Ser
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Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 28,050. Language: Spanish. Published: March 9, 2011 by Emooby. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Es una obra en que la historia y la ficción se combinan para contar hechos reales ocurridos en los albores del siglo XX en Chile.
The Last Legend
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,030. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
One legend still survives in the wilds of 14th century Ireland, and one young man who seeks the truth is destined to cross her path.
The Wars Of The Shannons
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Series: The Shannon Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 195,500. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Wars Of The Shannons... In third book in the Shannon series young Patrick Shannon finds himself swept up in the Civil War - and fighting on the opposite side of his family.
Marius' Mules II: The Belgae
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Series: Marius' Mules, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 147,210. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
(5.00 from 1 review)
57BC. The fearsome Belgae have gathered a great army to oppose Rome, and Fronto and the legions assemble once more to take Caesar's war against the most dangerous tribes in the northern world. While the legions battle the Celts in the fiercest war of Caesar's career, the plots and conspiracies against him, both at Rome and among his own army, become ever deeper and more dangerous.
Marius' Mules: The Invasion of Gaul
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Series: Marius' Mules, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 169,680. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
(4.00 from 1 review)
It is 58BC, and the Tenth Legion under Marcus Falerius Fronto are encamped at Cremona awaiting the arrival of the great general Julius Caesar. Fronto is about to discover that politics can be as dangerous as battle, that old enemies can be trusted more than new friends, and that standing close to such a shining figure as Caesar, even the most ethical of men risk being burned.
Entkommen
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 74,130. Language: German. Published: February 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Die Erlebnisse des Ingenieurs Paul Kelling in den 1940er Jahren in Südamerika und seiner jüdischen Frau Esther in Deutschland. Historischer Roman
Dersim Dersim
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Price: $5.90 USD. Words: 54,210. Language: Turkish. Published: February 25, 2011 by Timas Yayin Grubu. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Kendisi de Dersimli olan Türkiye'nin önde gelen Kürt-Alevi aydınlarından Cafer Solgun; tarihi, kültürü, coğrafyasıyla Dersim'i ve cumhuriyet tarihinin en büyük katliamı Dersim 38'i anlattı.
Ssylka: Exiled to Siberia
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 92,110. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Olga Alexeyevna, an young Russian noblewoman, follows her husband Dmitri into political exile in Siberia. Used to a live of privilege and comfort, she is nearly defeated by the hardship and isolation of life in a tiny village on the edge of the steppe. As she comes to doubt her values and her marriage, Dmitri's rashness leads her to confront challenges, losses and loves that change her forever.
The Boy's Tale
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Series: Dame Frevisse Medieval Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,770. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011 by Justin Alexander. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
"Sanctuary! In God's name you must give it!" A dark lady rides back into the life of Dame Frevisse, bearing with her two small boys haunted by the touch of death and scandal. Nine men lie dead on the road behind them, victims of the grim fate which relentlessly pursues them. Some seek to turn them away, but when they request sanctuary Frevisse is bound by her holy oaths to grant it.
Snake Walkers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,320. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Snake Walkers tells of the first black reporter at a southern newspaper, who traumatized as a child after witnessing a tragic event in the 1950s, attempts to solve the mysterious abandonment of a small town and the disappearance of fourteen townspeople while seeking his own salvation.
A Spear against the Sky
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011 by Byrnie Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
What if Cartimandua, queen of the Brigantes and a powerful force in Roman-occupied Britain, had been Boudica's lover and joined her rebellion against Roman rule? Alternate history short story.
The Outlaw's Tale
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Series: Dame Frevisse Medieval Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,520. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2011 by Justin Alexander. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Leaving the safety of her nunnery walls behind, Dame Frevisse is waylaid on the King's Highway by a band of outlaws and drawn into an unholy web of treachery and deceit. The Outlaw's Tale is the third installment of award-winning author Margaret Frazer's twice Edgar-nominated Dame Frevisse Medieval Mystery series.
The Ottomans: The Greatest Empire
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,410. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2011 by Timas Yayin Grubu. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
What was the significance of the Ottoman Empire? What lessons can be drawn from the civilization that the ottomans created? What does the Ottoman Empire mean to us today? One of Turkey’s leading historians answers all of these questions in “Ottomans, The Re-Discovery“, a brilliant set of learned and engaging reflections on the everyday life, legacy and enduring relevance of the Ottomans.