Books tagged: historical literary fiction

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Giorgi's Greek Tragedy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,660. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A tale of revenge ensues as Giorgi's parents are murdered by agents of the Ottoman Sultan's elite Janissary Corps. Seeking revenge, he and brother Yianni scour the rugged mountains aspiring to join forces with the outlawed Greek freedom fighters. Tale is set in the Taygetos Mts. in the Peloponnese peninsula of Southern Greece during the Greek War of Independence 1821-1829 from Turkey.
Mischief
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,800. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
An MI-5 officer and master German spy hunt each other in a tale of espionage and betrayal set during the start of World War II. The pursuit pits strength and resolve against acumen and guile and weaves science, theater and early BBC television around real events. Both men are predator and prey but one seeks redemption, the other retribution. Neither knows or expects quarter.
Roaring River
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 6 . Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Bushwhackers ambush two men, killing one. The survivor leads a posse to track down the band of killers, leading to an epic battle.
Three Bells & Newtonia
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 7 . Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Two short stories are presented about American frontier life in the 1800s. Three Bells- -Settlers on remote Indiana farms prepare for attacks from Chief Blackhawk's warriors. What happens one fateful night changes everyone forever. Newtonia--Compassion is found by settlers on the frontier, caught between warring armies as the Civil War rages in southwest Missouri.
Abraham
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 2. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Young raw-recruit Abraham is exposed to the terror of war during the Battle for New Orleans. A frontiersman provides the wisdom to help him survive and become a man.
Tunnel 6
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,690. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015 by World Castle Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Tunnel 6 was said by some to be impossible. Certainly nothing like it had ever been done. It was to be a railroad tunnel linking California with Nevada, over 1600 feet long and dug through solid granite using black powder, nitroglycerin, and more than 10,000 Chinese laborers.