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The Wall Will Not Last
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 127,510. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
We are in New Amsterdam in the 1600s. These are treacherous times and Johanna, our young heroine, faces many dangers and overcomes them to finally succeed and prosper as the English force the Dutch out of the colony and rename it New York.
Blind Hope
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,590. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Lola Catrell is a young woman who journeys to the Gulgong Goldfields in 1871 to act as tutor for 8 year old Prue. The booming goldfields township is vividly brought to life as Lola befriends Dylan, a Welsh miner and a larrikin Irishman. She battles the ruthless stepfather, a scheming paedophile and corruption that is rife within the town. Her journey begins in Sydney, her life begins in Gulgong.
Dunkle Häfen - Band 2
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 129,170. Language: German. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Band 2. Versailles 1714. Ramis kann ihrem tödlichen Schicksal knapp entrinnen und flieht nach Versailles. Sie findet Aufnahme am Hof und und versucht alles, um ihre wahre Identität zu verbergen. Doch die Vergangenheit lässt sich nicht abschütteln und holt sie wieder ein. Und mit ihr kehren alte Bekannte zurück... Historischer Roman, zweibändig. Entspricht 450-550 Printseiten
Malchus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,760. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Malchus, the slave of the high priest, stood in the shadows, a fly on the wall, for the most infamous plot in human history; the arrest and execution of Jesus the Christ. During the arrest supernatural phenomena terrified the fearless Roman soldiers and Malchus' ear was severed. Jesus, the false messiah, then healed him before being taken way to be crucified. What happened next is now revealed.
Battle For No Man's Land
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,310. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Slim Raymond had a good business and a good wife but he couldn't measure up to his father-in-law. He talked his wife into moving to a new land where the land was free for the taking. The only problem was holding on to it. If Mother Nature or the insects or the animals didn't try to get it back, there were the Road Trotters. They were the worst animals of all.
The Death Cart
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,190. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
It's the 14th century. The Black Death has overtaken a small German town. Greeta, a talented young servant girl, finds a cache of manuscripts in a forest castle. But Greeta is in more danger than just the plague. A local priest, a conflicted monk and a disgraced knight help her uncover a mystery and translate the historical texts for clues to fight the plague. A trial leads to a chilling climax.
Journey to Glory: A Story of a Civil War Soldier and His Dog
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,840. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Ethan Mire is excited when war is declared and is eager to enlist in the Confederate Army. This is the defining moment of his generation and he wants his chance to achieve glory. His loyal dog Sam won't be parted from him. Though he thinks human warfare is madness, he becomes the mascot for the Georgia regiment. Will Sam follow Ethan only to find the grave? Who will achieve glory in this tale?
A World within A World
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 190,920. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a fictional biography, which goes deep into the mind of Carl Jung, one of the founding fathers of psychology. It goes into his motivations, and what makes all of us human. Carl Jung turned his mind into a juggle of perceptions, expecting every human being to hunt for the kill, in hopes of finding the line between individuality and choice.
The Mourning Woman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,320. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the time that has passed since MANDARIN YELLOW, Socrates' father has died and his mother has returned to her Greek origins, moving into a condominium populated by elderly Greek immigrants, including one woman who is reputed to be the direct descendant of the ancient Oracle at Delphi. And that is where Socrates' problems begin...
Legends of Safed
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,410. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
legends and stories of safed originate in the two worlds of mysticism and reality.ancient mysticism remains an integral part of the character of this modern hilltop town. safed is the center of world jewish mysticism.this picturesque town described in words is also depicted in art of the famous artists of safed. legends of safed was a best seller in Israel. I taught and lived there for 20 years.
The Quandaries of Kentigern
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: American English. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Captain, I do not care if he is in a holy site. I do not care if he become a priest. I do not care what king your pursuit upsets. Kentigern is an heir to this throne. As long as he lives he can be a rallying point for the people and an excuse for any king to invade this kingdom. He must be eliminated. Spare no expense, no horses, no men. I want him found and brought here. Now!
In The Shadow of the Alamo: Short Story Collection
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,790. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This interesting Short Story Collection was written by Clara Driscoll in 1906. All of her stories in this collection take place in the vicinity of the Alamo, a place Clara Driscoll was very passionate about. The daughter of a wealthy Texas rancher and businessman, she became known as the "Savior of the Alamo," in her efforts to save the Alamo.
A Lesson for Us All
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Series: The Marshall Mike Baxter Mysteries, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
A lonely old prospector is found dead in his own doorway, shot with his own gun. Lambert had few friends and even less money. Word is, he didn’t have an enemy in the world. Marshall Mike Baxter isn’t buying it—not until he knows a lot more about poor old Lambert. A short story in the classic Western tradition.
DISCOVERY - The Richest Acre On Earth
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 50,780. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Some Confederate soldiers captured in the Civil War were told: go to prison, or go out west. Pomp Dennis and Washington Baker went west, steaming up the Missouri River to Montana Territory. Forming a partnership with three others, their discovery in a small creek was named Confederate Gulch, and led to the richest acre on earth.
Thistle and Flame - Her Highland Hero (Scottish Historical Romance)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,690. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013 by Francis Ashe. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
If hearts are meant to be together, nothing will keep them apart... When Gavin Macgregor first laid eyes Kenna Moore at festival in their Highland home, the boy fell in love with her flaming red hair, and her easy smile. Years later, Gavin works up the courage to give Kenna a thistle, and with one innocent gesture, steals her heart. A novel of romance in 18th century Scotland
A Love Too Proud
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,290. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
From the moment the arrogant, young nobleman entered her life, it became clear to Callie that nothing would be the same again. When she was forced to stand trial for a crime she did not commit, neither of them ever imagined that their lives would become so hopelessly entangled, their hearts forever entwined.
India Fortunes: A Novel of Rajasthan and Northern India through Past Centuries
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 273,760. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In this award winning companion to India Treasures, a hunt through an ancient fortress for a maharaja's treasure links seven novellas of earlier times. Experience building the Taj Mahal; the legendary Shivaji battling the Mughal Empire; the founding of the Sikh religion; a famous queen fighting the British; Gandhi, Nehru, and the struggles for freedom and survival at Independence and Partition.
Victory Or Death
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1836 Texas, after the Alamo falls, Jim Wilson is ready to flee with his wife and his life. But his father fought at Valley Forge, and soon he discovers that, whatever the consequences, he must make a commitment for “Victory or Death
Einar, Prince of Thieves
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 94,300. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Life was never easy for Einar Thorson. His father killed, his cowardly uncle Stig usurped his title and sent Einar with the raiders in the hopes that he would be killed and no longer be a problem. Odin smiled on him and Thor protected him; Einar was invincible in battle with his enchanted sword and became famous throughout the known world.
First Flight of Abbas Ibn Firnas
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Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(3.00 from 1 review)
Have you wondered what the first glider flight was like? It happened in 875 A.D. and Abbas Ibn Firnas was the one who accomplished the feat.