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Heavy Water: A Detailed Collection of Information Regarding the Norwegian Factory Sabotage
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After a not-so-swift landing, a group of commandos are set out to find and destroy a heavy water plant in Nazi-occupied Norway. The stakes have never been higher. Surviving, alone, will be a challenge for this small group of men. This book will keep the reader on the edge of their seat with every word. "Failure was not a sufficient option."
Prayer After the Slaughter. The Great War: Poems and Stories from World War I
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,010. Language: American English. Published: July 8, 2014 by Eva Schweitzer. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
On July 28, 2014, we commemorate the beginning of the original catastrophe of the 20th century: The First World War, the "Great War". Literature, in many different languages, was one of the hallmarks of The Great War. It behoves us to take a closer look at Kurt Tucholsky, one of the most brilliant German writers and satirists of the 20th century, with regard to his writings on the Great War.
In de ketel
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 8,450. Language: Dutch. Published: July 8, 2014 by De Scriptomanen. Category: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Olga is een veteraan van de grote slag bij Stalingrad. Haar hele borst hangt vol met medailles. Elk jaar trommelt men haar op voor de traditionele herdenking. Die heldenstatus zint haar echter niet en smaakt zuur in haar mond. De jaarlijkse ceremonie is wel het lievelingsmoment van haar jongere broer, die de glorie van zijn zus graag naar zich toe trekt... Een tragikomische toneelmonoloog!
Helga: Growing Up in Hitler's Germany
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,620. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Ten-year-old Helga is forced to join the Hitler youth movement's weekly meetings, where lies and tasty treats are used to entice her allegiance to the Fuhrer. As the war draws nearer to her home in Berlin, Helga is sent away to a Hitler Youth training camp. Her gradual disillusionment, followed by her harrowing escape home, is a coming-of-age story of a young girl's survival of Nazi mind control
El Holocausto de Todos los Tiempos
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 148,250. Language: Spanish. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Les tomó meses a los del Viejo Mundo llegar al Nuevo Continente y empezar el encuentro más cruel contra civilizaciones desiguales, que supera a cualquier otro exterminio. Lo que nos pasó destruyó a todas las naciones indígenas y, lamentablemente, no estamos étnicamente unidos para denunciar ante la Corte Penal Internacional, con sede en La Haya, nuestra continua aniquilación.
The Shield
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 133,940. Language: American English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The Shield is a riveting story of conflicting emotions and ideologies in the tradition of Harry Turtledove and S. M. Stirlings’s Island in the Sea of Time. Twenty-first century Israel finds itself transferred to 1941 days before Nazi Germany plans to attack the Soviet Union. Opportunities abound for changing history and the population – including terrorists, tourists, diplomats, and pacifists.
Mysterious Destiny Bright Lights and Thunder Part II
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Price: Free! Words: 69,560. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
At the end of his journey in the time portal, Gray Wolf finds himself on a Caribbean beach in the middle of a group of pirates. His destiny changes as he begins to live life as he never knew that it could be lived. As a young boy his parents were honest and loving; now he would become a full fledged pirate under the tutelage of the famous, ruthless Caribbean pirate, Black Beard.
Stories From A Wrinkled Mind - Volume One
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,650. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Stories From A Wrinkled Mind - Asia Accents - is a collection of two novella and two short stories, all colorfully set in Asia and all designed to delight your imagination. Come along for adventure or come along for the romance, but spend some time in paradise.
Carenza's Heirs
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,550. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In this sequel to Carenza's Journey Carenza has settled down with Hugh in Nether Heydon in Worcestershire. Her antiques business keeps her independent and her eldest daughters, Lily and Georgia, are ready for university. There Lily falls in and out of love with Janyn Beckworth. She thinks she's learned the hard way how Mr Right can turn out to be Mr Wrong. But Janyn is only just getting started.
Templars' Secrets: Solomon's Lost Gold
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 82,700. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Templars' Secrets: Solomon's Lost Gold is a sweeping saga that takes you on a journey starting with the Europeans and their efforts to establish trade in North America 8,000 years before Columbus set foot in the Western Hemisphere. The story is full of historical context and adventure, which serve as the foundation for a rich backdrop.
Code: Elephants on the Moon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,280. Language: American English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
As D-Day looms ever closer, a girl in a small town in Normandy joins the Resistance, where she learns some dark family secrets that allow her to follow her own conscience and to understand the coded messages on the radio.
Falcon at the Court of Siam
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 69,680. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by Proglen. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Set toward the end of the seventeenth century, Falcon at the Court of Siam recounts the true story of Constantine Phaulkon, a Greek of low birth who spectacularly rose to fame, and infamy, as King Narai's favourite courtier - in effect, if not in name, First Minister of Siam. No other foreigner, before or since, has ever held such a position of power and influence in Siam.
Golgotha!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Category: Fiction » Christian » General
A Jewish worker for the Roman empire witnesses an event that will change his life. From the author of "In the Shadow of the Roman Empire" comes "Golgotha!"
An Impossible Marriage
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,070. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
On a cruise ship bound for Malaya, Lieutenant Samuel Singleton MC, a decorated World War I pilot, meets Ruth the daughter of Sir Charles Birley, and theirs is an instant attraction. Good people sometimes make bad decisions with consequences that can cause complications across distance and time. Can love and courage confound problems and overcome the obstacles of an impossible marriage?
The Brazilian Blues
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,570. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Luke Jackson and his family fly to Brazil to plan for Aztec Airline’s international expansion. Second day there his wife and son are kidnapped. The local police are useless so Luke enlists more help, but can they get to his family? During a 1,000 mile chase down the Amazon, the ransom money gets stolen, a boat is stranded, Luke is arrested, a friend is murdered, and this is just the beginning!!
Odile's War - The Mad Game Book Two
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 137,130. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A young girl grows up in France at the turn of the twentieth century, in a time when life was simpler; sometimes harsh, but full of love and optimism for the future. In 1912 a chance meeting with a British boy, William Collins, offers her the exciting prospect of a new adventure, and the thrill of a first love. But their dreams are shattered with the advent of the Great War. Around her, the world
Rebellion Book II: Book of Soung
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Series: Rebellion, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,810. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
What if the person you could trust the least was yourself? As old lies unravel, new deceptions are revealed and old insecurities resurface, can a love without trust survive?
На рассвете в Вальядолиде
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Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: Russian. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Этот короткий рассказ, посвящен двум братьям, оказавшимся по разную сторону баррикад во время первых безумных и яростных дней Гражданской войны 1936-39 г.г. в Испании.
Hearts in Barbed Wire (Historical Romance)
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Series: Love's Great War (Historical Romance), Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,250. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Lieutenant Lucien Duplan is wounded and trapped behind German lines. To reach the Dutch border and freedom, he needs Madeline Thevenet—a woman who eases his pain but is destined to become a nun. Aiding the man responsible for her parents' death is the last thing Madeline wants to do. But to get her young brother safely to Holland, she will do anything to avoid being caught by the Germans.
Cadice - Càdiz
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Price: $6.46 USD. Words: 155,300. Language: Italian. Published: June 15, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
La novella Cadice illustra l’importante episodio della nascita della Costituzione spagnola del 1812. Al pari delle altre novelle di questa prima serie degli Episodios Nacionales, il forgiarsi di questo evento così importante per la storia della Spagna contemporanea è visto attraverso gli occhi delle avventure del giovane Gabriel de Araceli.