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Bow of the Moon
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Series: The World In-between, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,370. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012 by Laurel Highlands Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Most legendary weapons have been lost to the ages. Although their true power is long forgotten, their memory makes some risk everything to procure them. One such weapon is hidden in plain sight. When ignorance melts away, the weapon that has saved the Empire on numerous occasions becomes a target. Can the weapon’s steward keep it a secret before it falls into the wrong hands?
Wessex Tales: "Crossing" (Story 31)
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Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Long ago, the ancient lady in the darkened bed had been the first white woman to climb Mount Kilimanjaro. Or had she been the first to walk around it? Whatever the truth, that legend from her lifetime would soon die with her. Unconscious on her deathbed, scenes from her life run through her head while caregivers chatter around her. [1976]
The Zulu Wars - A Brief History
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Series: A Brief History, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 6,160. Language: British English. Published: January 29, 2013 by UK Independent Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
The Anglo – Zulu wars, a clash between the might of the British Empire with the African Zulu Kingdom, began in 1879. The British forces, led by Lord Chelmsford, invaded Zululand. Many battles ensued, including a stunning Zulu victory at Isandlwana, and the near-collapse of the garrison at Rorke’s Drift. However, in the end, the British were triumphant. The Zulu would no longer be free.
The Indian Mutiny - A Brief History
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Series: A Brief History, Book 3. You set the price! Words: 12,400. Language: British English. Published: January 29, 2013 by UK Independent Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
The Indian Rebellion of 1857 began as a mutiny of sepoys of the East India Company's army on 10 May 1857, in the town of Meerut, and soon escalated into other mutinies and civilian rebellions largely in the upper Gangetic plain and central India, with the major hostilities confined to present-day Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, northern Madhya Pradesh, and the Delhi region.
Ghosts of Forgotten Empires Vol l: A Cord Devlin Adventure
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,450. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
What does an ancient interstellar empire have to do with a new cold war? Plenty as it turns out. Intelligence freelancer Cord Devlin fights to restore balance in a metaphysical power struggle between East and West. To succeed Cord will have to heavily rely on all the lessons he derived from Star Trek.
The Thief's Tale
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Series: Ottoman Cycle, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,900. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Istanbul, 1490. A Greek thief snatches a purse which contains a secret that will lead he and his Janissary guard brother into the ever-deepening threads of a plot that threatens not only the brothers' own lives, but the very existence of the Ottoman Empire.
The Guardians Book 3: A Guardian Reborn
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Series: The Guardians, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,110. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Grogaan survives his duel with Empress Hefrask, but his life hangs by a thread, and he has lost both memory and gift in magic. Ellarna hides him with a magical shield in a cave to prevent being discovered, and develops new abilities in magic while in hiding. Can Grogaan recover physically and mentally, and regain his memory and magical power before the empire returns to continue its conquest?
Echoes of the Ashanti Empire Part 1 and 2
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Price: $5.28 USD. Words: 37,370. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
This research publication is a two part series about the Ashanti people, Kingdom and Empire. This research publication examines the origins of the Ashanti people of modern-day Ghana formerly known as the Gold Coast. This research publication also examines the origins of the Ashanti Kingdom and the powerful Empire. This research publication also examines the different internal and external factor.
Keeper of Secrets (Fatal Empire Part 1)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,710. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
In the Dharakmeni Empire, nothing is as it seems. Raziel has many questions. He has long wondered about his absent mother's fate, but even his wildest imaginings couldn't be further from the truth. Little does he know her secrets will change his destiny, and have the power to alter the future of the empire itself. Perhaps some questions are better left unanswered...
What is Truth? On the Nature of Empire
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,120. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Empire, and by extension modern large-scale government, is not only unnecessary, but a great hindrance to human progress. This volume explains the nature of the Imperial model and why it ensures that the worst elements of humanity will rise to power. It also presents the only known antidote to Empire, peaceful non-resistance.