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The Torn Flag
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 76,510. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Sometimes the simplest of choices can have the most devastating of consequences. Sometimes falling in love can be a curse. Sometimes being the hard man is the hardest job. Set against the violent backdrop of revolution, ‘The Torn Flag’ is a tale of people caught in the machinations of history, where the choices you make determine your fate. Historical fiction with drama and heart.
Under Lamplight
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 77,340. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
‘Under Lamplight’ is a story of ordinary people in extraordinary times. War uproots futures and changes directions and expectations. Love is the enduring emotion which strengthens resolve that adversity challenges. Spanning seven decades and thousands of geographical miles, ‘Under Lamplight’ shines its glow, sometimes harshly, sometimes gently into the deepest feelings of its characters.
My Brother the Enemy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,570. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Fear on the streets. Death on every corner. But the real enemy is the brother at his side. A short, heart-wrenching historical novella on a large canvas from the founder of History In An Hour. My Brother the Enemy is a story of jealousy, sibling rivalry and betrayal against a backdrop of the Cold War, Soviet oppression, violence and a desperate bid for freedom.
The Black Maria
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 86,030. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
When love becomes your greatest enemy Moscow, 1935. Stalin is in power. People live in constant fear – fear of each other, fear of being denounced, and fear of Stalin’s secret police, the NKVD. Ordinary citizens live behind a mask – a public face that enables them to toe the Party line and conceal their true feelings and personal thoughts.
This Time Tomorrow
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,230. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Two brothers. One woman. A nation at war. A compelling story of war, brotherly love, romance and betrayal during World War One. "I would say this novel is far superior to Pat Barker's Regeneration." Vast in scope and intimate in the portrayal of three lives swept along by circumstances, 'This Time Tomorrow' moves from the drawing rooms of Edwardian London to the trenches of the Western Front.
Remembrance Part One: A Time For War
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,170. Language: American English. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A brutally honest holocaust story as seen through the eyes of a Jewish teenage girl in occupied Poland. Anna witnesses the murder of her family,but still finds the strength to survive, scrounging out a life with Jewish Partisans in the forests. Here Anna experiences her first love, and amazingly finds beauty among the ravages of war, despite her wavering faith.
La noche que Himmler conoció a Borges
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Price: Free! Words: 76,520. Language: Spanish. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Heinrich Himmler, Comandante en Jefe de las SS y mano derecha del Führer, es capturado al finalizar la guerra mundial. Tras la revisión médica en el cuartel general de Lüneburg, donde está retenido, aparece en una celda. Allí recibirá una visita inesperada.
A Petal in the Wind
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,910. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014 by Champlain Avenue Books, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
May 1899: Luska, “almost eight,” lives with her pregnant Mama and disabled Papa in a shtetl—one of the small villages that dot the Russian countryside. A clever and resourceful girl, she knows why everyone in her village worries about pogroms.This is her story.
Negli occhi di mia madre
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Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 51,070. Language: Italian. Published: November 17, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Sullo sfondo della II Guerra mondiale, Gaetano e Benedetta, vittime innocenti che il delirio collettivo di quegli anni catapulterà nell’età adulta con la violenza traumatica di una lacerazione, saranno costretti a portare, ognuno a suo modo, il fardello delle loro paure. Unico conforto e riparo, reale o immaginario, è l’amore materno, il filo conduttore del romanzo che ricompatta e illumina.
Cousin Elk: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Cousin Elk is a short story of a man named Elk who had a vicious temper that led to troubling times in the lives of the Woodward family and the Young family. Based on a true story, Cousin Elk will transport you back to a time when life was much simpler and slower. Though it is a tale of reminiscence, there are twists and turns throughout the story that lead to an unexpected ending.
Solomos
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,760. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A biographical novel about the life and work of Dionysios Solomos, national poet of Greece.
Ripples of Blood
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,470. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The book is about Nigeria civil war and the culture that defined the moment for one family. To hunt snake is forbidden in some part of eastern Nigeria. At the peak of the warfare,communities ran out of food and had to eat what ever they saw. The result was a fierce arguement about what offends the gods, survival and culture. At the end, culture had to pave way for survival.
Tales From Key West
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,650. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Historical fiction about Key West covering the years from late 1500's to the present. Take a trip through time about many of the aspects of life in Key West and the Keys. Experience the adventure of pirates, wreckers, and travel the railroad to Key West. Sail through the Keys. Experience Key West like never before.
The royal enigma
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,270. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
The unsettling politics of India and Nepal as a backdrop, where the popular leaders have to be assassinated mostly, Nawin lives through the Maoist-war in the country, bearing the hardship it caused to the ordinary people like him. Also is described the rule of monarchy in Nepal, when it held the absolute power, and the royal massacre, which eliminated the entire family of the king.
Nega. I racconti e i disegni dei prigionieri della Santa Inquisizione a Palermo
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Price: Free! Words: 6,070. Language: Italian. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Una documentazione storica di grande valore e forza. Sette storie accompagnate da immagini, descrizioni, approfondimenti e audio per dar voce a disegni e scritte dolorose. Un viaggio unico e indimenticabile dentro un edificio maestoso e terribile. Presentato in anteprima durante il Workshop: BookAlive. Biblioteche e libri: il Futuro fra Tecnica e Innovazione. Steri, 11 Novembre 2014.
An Old Contemptible
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,140. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is not a story about heroes, it is not a story about glory or "lions led by donkeys" and most of all it is not a story about a great victory. It is, however, a story about a nation of "ordinary" people carrying out their perceived duty to an extraordinary degree, the reader will find little satire here.
Mary Celeste - Versione integrale
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Price: $6.79 USD. Words: 31,700. Language: Italian. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Dicembre 1872. Al largo delle Azzorre viene avvistato un brigantino alla deriva. L'equipaggio è misteriosamente scomparso, tutto è stato abbandonato all'improvviso. Chi sono gli uomini e le donne le cui vicende si intersecano intorno a questo strano fatto di cronaca? Quali sono i dubbi, gli affanni e le decisioni dei protagonisti di uno dei più grandi misteri del mare?
The Seeds of Chrisitianity Series 4-Book Set
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 382,660. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
The Seeds of Christianity™ Series 4-Book Boxed Set by E. G. Lewis contains four complete and unabridged novels: WITNESS – Book 1, DISCIPLE – Book 2, APOSTLE – Book 3, and MARTYR– Book 4. These best-selling Biblically and Historically Accurate stories of the Early Church have received over 125 5-Star Ratings. Available for the first time as a bundled digital set.
La Rosa e la Croce - Estratto
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Price: Free! Words: 30,830. Language: Italian. Published: November 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Liguria Occidentale, Anno Domini 1261. La piccola Contea di Ventimiglia è assoggettata al potere della Repubblica di Genova. La popolazione è allo sbando. Il cavaliere templare Oberto Apronio è fuggito alla prigionia dopo aver partecipato alla Settima Crociata. Con la complicità di una parte della nobiltà progetta un’offensiva per liberare Ventimiglia. Il Conte Apronio è detentore di un segreto...
La Rosa e la Croce
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,050. Language: Italian. Published: November 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Liguria Occidentale, Anno Domini 1261. La piccola Contea di Ventimiglia è assoggettata al potere della Repubblica di Genova. La popolazione è allo sbando. Il cavaliere templare Oberto Apronio è fuggito alla prigionia dopo aver partecipato alla Settima Crociata. Con la complicità di una parte della nobiltà progetta un’offensiva per liberare Ventimiglia. Il Conte Apronio è...