Books tagged: history britain

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Loose Lips Sink Ships
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: British English. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe
A short, funny play for 7 - 11 year olds to enjoy. About the Second World War,the book includes a making activity. People have to queue at the local butcher's, but he doesn't have much for sale. Everybody has to show their ration books, but who is the strange man at the back of the queue?
Poet Under a Soldier's Hat
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,680. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
An historical biography of a British Officer during the last years of the Raj.
The Lamps Went Out - Sir Edward Grey and the 'War to End All Wars'
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014 by Blue Button Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
On the evening of 3rd August 1914, Sir Edward Grey, the British Foreign Secretary looked out of the Foreign Office window and famously declared that “The lamps are going out all over Europe. We shall not see them lit again in our lifetime”. This study examines the key choices Grey and others made in the weeks leading up to the beginning of war and the impact these choices had on his life.
A Queen's Revenge
Series: Rulers and Rebels. Pre-release—available February 5, 2016. Price: $3.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The invaders promised peace. Peace to the ancient Celtic kingdoms that obeyed them. But oaths are only honored between men, and when King Prasutagus dies the Roman invaders bring a new threat to Queen Boudicca: relinquish power or die. They expect her to cower. They don’t expect this fierce queen of Britain to march against the mighty Roman army—and win.