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Before The Road Came
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,640. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Sixty years ago, Britannia was the home of the largest copper mine in the British Empire. Several thousand people lived in its two main communities: The Townsite and The Beach. It was a scant 50 miles from Vancouver, but was accessible only boat. Before The Road Came is a story about life in that isolated mining camp, during WW2.
Wolf at the Threshold
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,290. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Iceni warrior Princess Ceridwen and Roman cavalry officer Marek come from vastly different cultures but are uniquely able to meet each others darkest desires. A perfect match, they plan for an idyllic life together once Marek’s time with the legions is up. Political change suddenly puts them in opposition, however, when Nero declares Britannia a province and forces the Iceni and Romans to war.
Old Mray: A Scrambled Translation of Louis Becke's Old Mary
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,870. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
You can raed tihs senetnce, eevn thgouh the wrdos are scrbamled. Your brain can read common words even if only the first and last letters are in their proper places. Test this ability for yourself with Old Mray - a scrambled translation of Old Mary, Louis Becke's story of life aboard the ship Britannia.
The Magic Carriage
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,620. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
The Queen's new carriage, covered in gold and set with diamonds, vanishes. It is whisked into other realms, by supernatural energy. The Little penguins, and their mythological friends face perils dusted with drama and sprinkled with magic, to get the coach safely home to London. The Magic Carriage ventures to times, places and people, with very un-boring history.
The Darkness of Light
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,220. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The world has long forgotten them, but their descendants live on, not wholly mortal or god, but something in between… At the dawn of the sixth century, in the aftermath of her mother’s brutal execution, Mara Black is forced to flee the only life she has ever known.
The Birth of BOAC
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: American English. Published: December 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
BOAC and BEA was formed out of Imperial Airways on 24 November 1939 BEA for short haul European flights and BOAC for world-wide overseas services. Ironically its first regular jet was the Boeing 707 due to the initial DH Comet mishaps causing it to be withdrawn the subsequent Comet 4 arriving after the Boeing airplane was well established with the airline. This the BOAC story.
The Discerning Barbarian's Guidebook to Roman Britain
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,350. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
The Past, as they say, is Another Country. Now there is a guide book to Britain as it was in Roman times. Written by Dr Lee Rotherham this book tells the average modern Briton everything they would need to know when visiting Roman Britain.