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Omaha !
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 19. Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: French. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
2004. Un survivant d'Omaha la sanglante a décidé de revenir sur les lieux. Tout au long de sa vie, le vieil homme a cherché à comprendre pourquoi il était le seul survivant dans la barge qui l'avait amené sur la plage. Pourquoi lui !
Pouvez-pas faire la guerre à côté !
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 20. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: French. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Juin 1944. Sans prévenir, la guerre s'abat sur un petit coin de terre normande. Elle va bouleverser des habitudes immémoriales et la vie quotidienne de nombreux paysans. C'est la situation tragi-comique de l'un d'entre eux qui est ici relatée. Les personnes civiles ont été oubliée très longtemps de la mémoire du D-Day et de la bataille de Normandie. Juin 2014 sera l'occasion de leur rendre hommage
C-Cameron: Donald Cameron's Memoirs of World War II in Bomber Command
Price: Free! Words: 17,640. Language: British English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Military
In 1939, Britain declared war on Germany, and a young Canadian working at the experimental gardens in Craibstone, Scotland, voluntarily enlisted in the Royal Air Force. These are the memoirs of my late grandfather, Don Cameron, Lancaster bomber pilot with RAF Squadron 115 based at Witchford, Cambridgeshire, England. They cover his training, his active service, and his later flying with BOAC.
Reunion - A Mass Effect Fan Novella
Price: Free! Words: 15,050. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
After the attack on the Citadel by human splinter-group Cerberus, Karen Shepard is exhausted. Shore leave is brief - they are in the midst of the Reaper War. Destruction and death are descending upon every world in the galaxy, and yet - as a ship full of humans and aliens shows - sometimes, the worst conflict comes from within.
That Summer in Normandy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,030. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Nelly Spencer, an animal rescuer in northern France, investigates an isolated farm in Normandy, where she discovers an Allied jeep from the D-Day invasion. An elderly farm lady, Louise, recounts the story of an injured Canadian soldier she hid in the summer of 1944, and his love for a nurse who risked betrayal. Louise's revelations confront Nelly with the uncertainty surrounding her own childhood.
Finders Keepers
Series: Norman Brides. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,230. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » General
Stunning, willful Lady Melissa of Saxony refuses to kneel before the Norman invaders so she slips away before the siege of her home only to find herself at the mercy of the enemy she is attempting to escape. Now she must decide if she can trust her heart to a Norman lord. Can she truly believe Luke’s profession of love? Or is he intent on exacting vengeance for her part in his brother’s death?
The Last Eyewitnesses, World War II Memories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,530. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
This book was written to help celebrate the 70th anniversary of D-Day and to preserve the last personal voices of the truly great soldiers that went ashore at Normandy. Soon all these brave men will pass to another time and place. We believe that they should never be forgotten. We interviewed 14 of these warriors and this book may be the last documented eyewitness’s memories of D –Day.
Condensed Analysis of the Ninth Air Force in the European Theater of Operations of World War II - D-Day, Normandy, Ardennes, Battle of the Bulge, Middle Wallop, Biggin Hill, Second World War
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,900. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This unique document is an analytical study of the operating procedures and functional organization of tactical air power as developed by the Ninth Air Force in the war of Western Europe.