Books tagged: first world war

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GhostWritings
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011 by De Scriptomanen. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
Here are some of the finest true ghost stories taken from my own collection... From well known "urban legends" such as the Amityville Horror (or Hoax?) to the historical stuff (ah, the Ghost of Anna Boleyn), from the Angels of Mons to the Pilot's Ghost of Montrose... Are not we all living in a haunted submarine? The audio book links to some free soundscapes that go very well with the stories.
Soldiers’ Tales - As told to the folks back home
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,230. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Genuine tales told by soldiers from the Boer War of 1899 to Afghanistan in 2011. The clear unvarnished truth from men who were in the tranches of World War I, who flew bombing missions over Germany in World War II, who were captured by the Japanese, who invaded Suez in 1956, who met Russians in the Cold War and much else besides.
And in the Morning
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,350. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
The diary of a boy caught up in the enthusiasm and horror of the First World War. "A compelling, fascinating, and ultimately disturbing book that is not to be missed." School Library Journal. "A terrific addition to a social studies or history curriculum." Booklist "…joins other outstanding novels about the First World War as an invaluable resource." Quill & Quire
Red Wheels Turning
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,030. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011 by j-views. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Red Wheels Turning tells the story of British Secret Service agent Brian Finch-Malloy in Tsarist Russia, as he works to prevent the Russian secret war-winning weapons from falling into the hands of the Bolshevik henchman, Kolinski, who makes his way across Europe, leaving a trail of blood and corpses behind him. From the author of the acclaimed alternate history novel, Beneath Gray Skies.
Alt Hist Issue 3: The Magazine of Historical Fiction and Alternate History
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Series: Alt Hist, Book 3. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 22,800. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011 by Alt Hist Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Alt Hist is the leading biannual magazine dedicated to publishing the very best short stories from the historical fiction and alternate history genres. The third issue of Alt Hist includes two stories about the American Civil War, one about the great Tesla, a tale of post-war revenge set in Dublin, and a compelling story about the early years of the space race.
The Love of a Brother; From Plaistow to Passchendaele
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,460. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
A true life story written in 1917 and brought to 21st century readers after nearly 100 years left forgotten. It gives us the First World War with the reality of courage honour and death in the front line,interesting and intimate detail of what could happen away from the front and the close bond between two brothers. The publisher will donate all net sale proceeds to the charity Help for Heroes
The Last Bullet.
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
The futility of war! Two soldiers from different continents, each living their own experiences as enemies,cross paths. A short story based on historical facts.
Islands of the Gulf Volume 1, The Journey
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Series: Herbert West, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 163,950. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
To Andre Boudreau, Herbert West is the Doctor, who saved his life in the Great War. Andre will follow him into Hell if necessary. Margaret Bellgarde knows him as Dr. Francis Dexter, attractive but mysterious. One day she will be shocked by what she is willing to do for his sake. But who is he really? He doesn’t know – and the possibilities are disturbing.
My Enemy My Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,070. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Cosette is a spoilt, rich young woman, living near the North French city of Lille, whose privileged existence is shattered by the German invasion of France at the outset of the First World War. Rescued from being raped by a handsome German staff officer, they fall in love, little realising the twists and turns of fate that lie ahead of them.
Margaret Hurdman's - Children's Short Stories
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
A selection of three short stories for children by Margaret Hurdman. Edition One: They include: -1.The Mermaid’s Pearls – a fantasy story about a young fisherman who falls in love with a Mermaid. 2 Puss Cat of Drury Lane – a wonderful tale of a curious cat who saved the Drury lane Theatre from disaster. 3.The Way it Was – an interesting family drama on the Home Front during the First World War.