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The Battle of Paardeberg: Lord Roberts' Gambit
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 144,770. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In the first months of the Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902) the British suffered a series of catastrophic defeats. In response the British initiated an audacious manoeuvre to outflank the Boer army which sat astride the route to the besieged town of Kimberley. The move culminated in one of the bloodiest conflicts of the war, the Battle of Paardeberg. Would it be the British or the Boers who prevailed?
Through The Baltic Looking-Glass
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Series: Through The Baltic Looking-Glass, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,890. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Time:1912.Place:a fictional island in the Mediterranean Sea.The main personage Oscar Maria Graf is a great traveller and younger contemporary of Oscar Wilde.The series of his adventures in the Island ends when he receives a message from his homeland in the fictional Baltic country Nyomanland:his cousin asks him to come because the cousin’s mother disappeared and something is wrong at home.
Sold into Slavery: The Middle Passage, The Story of Adaku Part II
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,130. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Part 2 on the Middle Passage in the series Sold into Slavery, The Story of Adaku promises an inspiring journey that dwells on friendship and love, of hardships and terror, of betrayals and loyalties, all forged amidst the roar of slavery on the harsh Atlantic seas.
Flashman and the Cobra
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Series: Thomas Flashman Adventures, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,710. Language: British English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
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The second instalment in the memoirs Thomas Flashman takes him to India during the second mahratta war and includes an illuminating visit to revolutionary Paris. Flashman is embroiled in treachery and intrigue from the outset and, despite his very best endeavours, is often in the thick of the action.
Vendetta
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,820. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013 by James Reasoner. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Peter Madsen became a priest to atone for a life of violence and a wartime tragedy and thought he had put away his gun for good. But then a grief-stricken young woman who's like a daughter to him sets out on a quest of vengeance, and Madsen is forced to take up the gun again as he sets out to save her from herself. This classic novel demonstrates once more why Ed Gorman is an acclaimed writer.
Pondicherry
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Price: Free! Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Pondicherry is a short story to introduce a significant setting in the novel, The Star of India, which is available online today. Pondicherry, India is a destination to the past as well as the present. Located on India's Coromandel Coast, Pondicherry celebrates its French colonial history, blends it with the local Tamil culture, and fills the senses with a rich and varied heritage.
Accidentally, Love - A Regency Novella
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,020. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Audrey Hathaway is in no rush to find a husband, despite the fact that she is being wooed by an earl, no less. She believes the Earl of Allingham has potential, right up until she meets Kirkwood, the earl's illegitimate older brother. He is nothing like his amiable brother. Meeting Kirkwood should have been the most disastrous night of her life, because a nice girl does not fall for a bastard...
Dulce Extranjera
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Series: Morning Glory, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,010. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
With her husband gone, Josephine decides to join the rebellion against Spanish colonial rule. What fate lies forth for the British lass from Hong Kong? Dulce Extranjera is the fourth and final book of the Morning Glory Series.
Executions & Horrible Tortures From Olden Times
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,740. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
During past centuries, crimes such as filing metal shavings from a coin, shoplifting a handkerchief, or a bit of lace was usually punished with torture or even death. More serious crimes like treason, inciting civil disobedience, or witchcraft could result in some truly horrendous punishments like being drawn and quartered. People accused of witchcraft were subjected to a water test & burned if-
Captain Rundel II - Give Me a Fair Wind (book 7 of 9 of the Rundel Series)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,610. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Captain Benjamin Rundel struggles with ship wreckers and the capture of the wrong ship after a peace treaty has been signed. He is sent to the Caribbean with a crew of 'goalies' who want no part of sailing or war. He and his friend, Tom, end up chasing gold in Australia with endless adventures and mighty ice bergs in the Antarctic. Book 7 of 9 in the Rundel series; 1806-1809.
Restitution
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,150. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Truman Jackson and his family are pillars of the community of Cottonwood, Utah. But they have a secret that is gnawing on them. And when they decide to undo the wrongs they once had done, the town turns against them. But Jackson is determined to see it through, wherever it may lead.
Faster than the Rest, Book Two, MacLarens of Fire Mountain
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Series: MacLarens of Fire Mountain, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,810. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
Handsome, ruthless, young U.S. Marshal Jamie MacLaren had lost everything—his parents, his family connections, and his childhood sweetheart—but now he’s back in Fire Mountain and ready for another chance. Just as he successfully reconnects with his family and starts to rebuild his life, he gets the unexpected and unwanted assignment of rescuing the woman who broke his heart.
Ashram
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Series: Hippie Trails. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,110. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
During the hippie years, many daring souls moved to spiritual hermitages called an ashram to live with a guru. Here's the story of one renegade mountain farm where eight residents discover their quest for transcendence and enlightenment has everything to do with baking bread and mixing cement, plus headstands. As for the guru, she's both earthy and demanding. It's Om, Sweet Om, in the end.
Les Cicatrices du Chemin - Signe de Piste
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Price: $5.10 USD. Words: 43,360. Language: French. Published: June 27, 2013 by Editions Delahaye. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe
Retrouvez l'univers si particulier de Dominique Mauriès, et sa virtuosité unique dans l'évocation de ce Moyen-Age cruel et coloré qui habite encore nos rêves.
Voices
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,410. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In 1100AD a monk named Henri hears voices telling him he is Saint Martin of Tours. Today we would recognize it as an illness called schizophrenia. Knowing his behavior will be a costly embarassement to church and King,a unique solution is found.Thus begins a journey through the inland waterways on a ship of fools at the dawn of medicine and psychiatry.
Northern Nights
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,270. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Miss Elizabeth Powell, a recent graduate of Miss Cowperth's School for Young Ladies in San Francisco, arrives in the wilds of Washington Territory determined to find her missing father. But when handsome Isaac Thompson throws her over his broad shoulder and carries her off, all her plans dribble away in the wake left behind Isaac's black canoe.
The Earl's Engagement (The Reluctant Grooms Series Volume V)
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Series: The Reluctant Grooms. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,740. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
When Lord Bailey decides to act as fake fiancé for a friend in trouble, falling in love with her was not part of the plan.
Montana Mail Order Brides Box Set: Books 1 - 3 (Westward series)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 149,180. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014 by Gold Crown Publishers. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
Now available as a Bundle Box Set, books 1, 2 , and 3 in the Montana Mail Order Bride series written by best selling author Linda Bridey.(Historical cowboy romance) This sweet clean romance box set includes: Book 1 – Westward Winds Book 2 – Westward Dance Book 3 – Westward Bound
West of the Big River: The Bandit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,960. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Sam Bass was just a farm boy from Indiana, but he wound up in Texas and became one of the most notorious outlaws in the history of the Old West. Texas history has often referred to Bass as "Texas' Beloved Bandit" or "Robin Hood on a Fast Horse" Jerry Guin's historical novel THE BANDIT takes an unflinching look at the life and times of Sam Bass.
Audition for a Legend (Hellhole Saga, book two)
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Series: Hellhole Saga, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,090. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
To survive past the one-year life expectancy the Federal men in Topeka had given him, Kiley will need all the help of trusted friends to survive the threat of drifters, gunfighters, and outlaws, all eager to try their hand at bringing the new "Badge" down. If he lives, he will become a legend; if they gun him down, he will fill a grave on Boot Hill – next to those who had come before and failed.