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The Milgram Victim
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,680. 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.
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...
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.
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: $4.50 USD. 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.
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.
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!
Teresa's War
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Price: $8.70 USD. Words: 51,090. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014 by Editions Dedicaces. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The story is based on a scrap of information the author was recent told. The extraordinary story is a previous unrecorded, and unconfirmed, story of bravery during WW2.
Smiley's Resurrection
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,770. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Young Smiley, the focus of a dark family secret, makes a painful decision with lifetime consequences. Was it the right one? With the help of a recovering alcoholic and a disillusioned call-girl, he finds the answer. This is a tale of uncommon courage and resilience of the human spirit.
A Dance With Carlos
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 68,630. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The third novel in a trilogy, "A Dance With Carlos" highlights an amazing insurance scam against the backdrop of the New Orleans Mafia boss returning from exile with vengeance on his mind. Inspired by real people and real events, the novel documents exciting assassination attempts.
Dancing With The Mafia
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 72,560. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A sequel to "A Political Dance," this novel explores the influence exerted by the Mafia on Louisiana elections. A young Assistant Attorney General risks his life to expose corrupt practices with state leases and stumbles onto a much bigger scam. All of this against the backdrop of the Civil Rights unrest.
Decade of Drama — Diamonds, Murder and Intrigue
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,810. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Civil War veteran and engineer Jack Tarboro is smitten with diva Eleanora Rizzo from the moment he sees her and she returns his feelings, but their relationship is not destined to be easy. The final ingredient to this tumultuous tale is a business arrangement involving Jack, Andre, the Boers, the South African slave trade, diamonds and guns.
Omphalos
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,080. Language: British English. Published: December 4, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
SIX EPOCHS, TEN LIVES INTERSECTING. 2013: Al Cohen, an American in search of his European heritage. 1944-1946: Friedrich Werner, an officer of the Wehrmacht and later prisoner of war. 1799: Suzanne de Beaubigny, a royalist refugee from revolutionary France. 1517: Richard Mabon, a Catholic priest on pilgrimage. 1160: Raoul de Paisnel, a knight with a dark secret. 4000 BC: Egrasté, a sorceress.
The Paper Masque
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,260. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014 by 5 Prince Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Elsie Wembley has never suffered boredom gladly. Oldest of three—and second in line to the throne—she knows Carby like the back of her hand, always staying only one step ahead of trouble. When Elsie meets button-down Laurence Flynn, however, it seems she may finally have found someone to keep her out of it for good—at least until his secrets catch up to them.
The Sound and the Silence
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,960. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor, in December 1971, Nick Nickell, a young California teenage farmer, joined the war effort to help secure American freedom. As a Marine Corpsman he fought to save lives during the battle at Okinawa. He returned home a hero…and a broken soldier.
Eight Days
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 108,050. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by Running Quail Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Reflections of an unforgettable summer. This is the Deep South and the setting for eight remarkable days one hot summer in the early '50's. An itinerant preacher comes to a small town and brings with him hope and love that affect one family in particular. John's words from the Scripture bring about changed lives and changed minds, as these townspeople come face to face with prejudice and racism.
Trinta e Três
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,840. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
E se Jesus tivesse nascido no Século XX? E se ele fosse brasileiro? Esta é uma obra de ficção que se passa durante trinta e três anos, entre 1940 e 1974 onde personagens imaginários interagem com personalidades reais em uma história que prende o leitor até o fim.
Cooperatism
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 175,300. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In this fictitious, historical account of the world in the 21st century, a historian from centuries into the future, writes a work of history recounting the events, people, and writings that lead humanity to attempt to shed its dependence on the universal money system. We follow along as a new system develops, causing people to reconsider their allegiance to a controlling, dominant, money system.