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The Years of Walter Gordon Fischer: Fleeting Moments
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,160. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In a life on the front lines of 80 years of political, military and social upheaval Gordon Fischer has done it all: dancing while bombs landed in Damascus, held at gunpoint in Togo, dating Ms India, skiing with the aristocracy during the Korean War and deer stalking in Scotland. Travel the world and go back in time to see the rich and the poor as you have never done before.
In pursuit of women and money
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,950. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In pursuit of women and money is one of a series of Fleeting Moments stories. These take the reader on a journey through the remarkable life and times of Walter Gordon Fischer. These autobiographical stories are told in Gordon's inimitable wry style as he journeys through the world in the search of adventure under the guise of making a living
L'Homme impossible
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 115,230. Language: French. Published: August 26, 2011 by Le signe bleu. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
L'Homme impossible est une saga familiale colorée et pittoresque qui suit l'itinéraire d'un homme en devenir, de sa jeunesse, en Corse, à sa maturité, en Tunisie, en passant par Marseille, au tournant des XIXe et Xxe siècles. Il forge son caractère au fil de ses rencontres avec son ami africain, ses amies libérées ou en voie de l'être, avant de rencontrer l'amour.
Host of Extras
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Series: Aristo Autos, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,700. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The bawdy, wise-cracking owner of Aristo Autos is offered two immaculate vintage Rolls straight out of a collector’s dream: one is a tourer, the other an Alpine. The cars, and Aristo, get in on a shady film deal which leads to a trip to Corsica with the imperturbable Dr Jason Love, his Cord and the infinitely desirable Victoria – and to the cut and thrust of violent international skulduggery.
After the Fall
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012 by Twisted Root Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Years ago, as a young man, Daedalus lost Icarus, his son to the God Apollo. Now the child of his old age threatens to take wing. What will a father do to keep his son safe? Includes Short Story: Coyotes Cats and Other Creatures.
One Man's War - the RAF from 1939-46
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 58,280. Language: British English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The experiences of an ordinary country boy joining the RAF in September 1939, at 18, and within months retrieving crashed planes at the Battle of Britain, then the deserts of North Africa, El Alamein, and invading Sicily, Italy, Corsica and France at D-Day of the South, in August 1944. Along the way getting blown up, bombed, burnt and ill.
Geni e Graniti
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 75,960. Language: Italian. Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Geni e Graniti propone avventure in posti originali, episodi d'azione, flash back nel passato, parallelismi col presente; parla delle nuove frontiere della neuroscienza, di biotecnologie, di siti preistorici. Le dinamiche dei rapporti umani non sempre sono ovvie, le storie e i personaggi si intrecciano, l'incalzare degli eventi evidenzia le caratteristiche individuali e l'indole comunicativa
The House at Zaronza
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,990. Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2014 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Rachel Swift travels to Corsica to discover more about her forebears. She comes across a series of passionate love letters and delves into their history. The story unfolds of a secret romance at the start of the 20th century between a village schoolteacher and Maria, the daughter of a bourgeois family. Maria’s parents have other plans for her future, though, and she sees her dreams crumble.
Corsican Justice
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Series: Hardy Durkin Travel Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 62,070. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Corsican Justice: Start with a small slice of France on a sunny isle, add Corsican gangsters, arms smuggling, the Russian mob, a cold-case murder and a tad of romance stirred up by hiking tour owner-cum-tech spy Hardy Durkin and you’ve got one helluva ride.