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Une Vigueur de Taureau
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Series: Histoires lyonnaises, Book 9 · Histoires insolites et vraies, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: French. Published: March 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Dufflassieux, marchand de bestiaux venait de rafler une petite fortune lors de la vente de ses bêtes. Ce détail que remarqua le sieur Durand. Il se présenta comme marchand de pommes de terre et invita son confrère à fêter sa réussite à la proche taverne. Mais derrière les rires et les brumes de l'alcool, le regard de Durand étincelait par instants d'un éclat glacial.
Against the Wind
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,150. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
In 1920 when Aidan Malone meets Katherine Bennett he believes he has met the love of his life. He follows her from Ireland to the exciting streets of New York City where she is pursuing a dream of her own in theatre. He immerses himself in the culture of Broadway and then in Hollywood’s silent films, all to be with the woman he adores. Is he obsessed or is something else secretly calling him?
Une Paternité Inoportune
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Series: Histoires lyonnaises, Book 7 · Histoires insolites et vraies, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: French. Published: March 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Le quartier de Saint Nizier vivait dans une douce quiétude jusqu'en ce jour de janvier 1770 où Monsieur Vivien, curé de cette paroisse, reçut un étrange personnage. D'emblée, il l'accuse, documents à l'appui, de relations coupables avec une jeune dame et menace de tout dévoiler à chacun des paroissiens à moins que M. Vivien ne lui ouvre sa bourse.
Une Femme De Trop d'Envergure
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Series: Histoires lyonnaises, Book 6 · Histoires insolites et vraies, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,120. Language: French. Published: March 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Un beau soir du mois de juillet 1867, près de l'église Saint-André dans le quartier de la Guillotière, un cri déchirant de femme surprend les passants. On s'affole, on gesticule... un petit groupe se précipite vers la maison d'où proviennent ces cris. Parmi les badauds, Agnès, une jeune fille de 14 ans voudrait en connaître la raison. Mais tous refusent de la lui dire.
La Brouette Blindée
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Series: Histoires lyonnaises, Book 5 · Histoires insolites et vraies, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: French. Published: March 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Imaginez un instant que la France invente une arme si terrible qu'elle aurait la prédominance sur tous les champs de bataille ! Eh bien ! Cette arme de guerre épouvantable de hauts esprits l'ont élaborée. Il s'agit d'une brouette blindée ! Ce fut aux Lyonnais que revint l'immense privilège de la tester au Fort de Sainte-Foy (à Sainte-Foy-les-Lyon, en octobre 1873.
Once Upon A Christmas
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,030. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by Nancy Lawrence. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
(4.00 from 1 review)
Nerissa Raleigh has written a book and it's her dearest wish to have it published. But the publisher won't buy her book until she makes the story's hero more dashing, daring, and fearless. Wealthy, confirmed bachelor Breck Davenant is the perfect, real-life example of a hero. If only Nerissa can convince him to teach her everything he knows . . . without losing her heart to him!
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.