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Truckerson (The Missing Chapter)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2009. Category: Fiction » Drama » Russian
A complete short story introducing my character, 'Truckerson'. If you like schoolboy humour, unbelievable plots or need cheering up generally, this is for you. Humour tinged with serious thought.
Warriors of Rome. The life, the battles, the valour of the men who forged an entire civilisation and founded an Empire.
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 56,480. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2009 by Area51 Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Who were the greatest warriors of Rome? How did they distinguish themselves in terms of valour and fighting skills? In this historical e-book you’ll find all the information you are looking for: the biographies of the immortal Roman warriors in chronological order and the detailed description of their most important battles, directly from the original sources of the past.
The Day the Flowers Died, a War World II Romance
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,580. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2009 by Ami Blackwelder. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
A Passion set in the time of prejudice. A novel about love and loss. The completed final edition. 1930 Munich. Two Lovers. Different Worlds. A Crumbling Country Book Taste Review: Ami Blackwelder paints her words in this gently narrated historical romance set in Munich, Germany early 1930. The scenes recreate pre-war Germany...
Last To Surrender
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 121,070. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
June 23,1865.When the leaders of the Confederate indians learned that the government in Richmond had fallen and the Eastern armies had been surrended,they,too,began making their plans to seek peace with the Federal government.The chiefs convened the Grand Council June 15 and passed resolutions calling for Indian commanders to lay down their arms and for emissaries to approach Federal authorities
Finding My Father's War Revelations from the Red Cross Diary of an American POW in Nazi Germany
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,280. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
“This is the remarkable story of my father, Herbert Henry Miller, who was drafted into the army in August 1942.” So begins this book about an ordinary man thrust into extraordinary circumstances during World War II. The writer is Herbert Miller’s son, Robert, who discovered his father’s Red Cross war diary at the back of a drawer in the weeks following his 1994 death.
Marylebone
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,090. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2010 by Blue Leaf Publications. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
James Keith, on a quest to find the Scottish regalia, visits the clubs in London and encounters Caroline Kent, who has just returned from Vienna. Caroline is enraptured by the mysterious Scotsman that disappears every time she gets close. Features two mysteries, Walter Scott, a surprise about the "mad King George," and you have the makings of a read that will delight! Sequel to "Dunnottar."
Dunnottar
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,120. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2010 by Blue Leaf Publications. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The whole country is at war. William Keith is the wealthiest man in Scotland but desires only to be the kindest. John, his younger brother, is eager to fight for his country, even if his motives are a little questionable. And Robert, William's oldest, is off to battle, but his mother's only hope is that he finds a wife in the process. Even the most righteous families have dark hidden secrets.
The Stairway To Nowhere
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Series: The Star Mages, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 101,360. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A fantasy story set in the modern world. Two secret orders of powerful magicians locked in bitter rivalry. Two ex-lovers. She's in one order. He's in the other. As the former leaders of the two orders join forces to destroy them both, Karla and Correl must work together to stop them, and find their feelings for each other, still strong, complicate everything.
The White Savages - Miracles of the Hawk Crosses
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,220. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
General George Washington directed his troops to "Break the backs of the Iroquois." The Senecas lost not one life during 6000 troops chasing 6000 Senecas. The Senecas knew a strong medicine - "aggressors cannot see clearly". A intense yet burned-out minister conflicts, then bonds with and a brother and sister of the Seneca tribe in the woods of New York. This is a story of courage and faith.
Beware the Dead Man
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,390. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010 by M-y Books. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
This powerful fast moving blend of recent history with the fictitious adventures of a British spy caught up in the war between Russia and Georgia over semi-independent Abkhazia is a thriller full of danger and suspense. Much of the action takes place against a background of trekking in the wilderness of the Caucasus Mountains. The conflict escalates when Georgia invades and captures Sukhumi.