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The Sexual Odds
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,770. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sex research
The Sexual Odds combines a humorous account of attempts during the last 2,500 years to produce mainly sons together with an explanation of how the sex of children is actually settled at conception. Potential parents thus better informed should then be able to arrange their frequency and timing of intercoure to tilt the odds towards sons or daughters as preferred.
The Brave Boer Boy and Other Stories
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,180. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
Short stories from the South African War. They are historical fragments found during our research. Included a story of a brave youngster who walked about 500 miles to find his father; 2 about Winston Churchill; baboons that kept sentry duty; early x-rays and others from both the rebel and loyalist sides
Dearest Laura: The Civil War Letters Of Captain John Reed Beatty, 1861-1865
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,260. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
For the Sesquicentennial of the US Civil War I have digitally transcribed the nearly 150 wartime letters my great-grandfather wrote from the field to his love and future wife Laura. There are many picture samples of his beautiful penmanship. A few letters from Laura that survived are also included. These letters will immerse you in one soldier's wartime life. This is time travel like no other.
Some Mother's Son
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Series: Adult Bible Stories, Book 7. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 500. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A short story dedicated to all who have known the loss of innocence and the personal sadness of war. Please review the short story. Thanks
Korean Echoes
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,310. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011 by MilSpeak Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Korean Echoes draws the reader into piecing together a puzzle, each piece a small measure of the Korean War soldier's world, a world wholly embedded in the deepest design at the heart of human experience, embedded as if words were shrapnel.
The Hogs of Cold Harbor: The Civil War Saga of John Henry Hess, Pvt., CSA, 29th Virginia Infantry, Co. G., Corses' Brigade, Pickett's Division, Longstreet's Corps, 1862-1864
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 256,740. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Gory, terrifying, historically accurate, impeccably detailed, and absolutely true account of Rebel soldier's experience during America's Civil War. He survives thirteen battles in four major campaigns under Generals George Pickett and William Longstreet. Yet, our soldier's worst fear is not of being shot but of the smart, ruthless wild hogs stalking both armies. He can see them on the mountains, i
When You Come Again, You Will Never Go
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,220. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012 by Unlikely Books. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The winner of the WRITE REAL GOOD Poetry Chapbook Contest (conducted in 2010): Andreas Morgner's manuscript, When You Come Again, You Will Never Go. It's a long manuscript--its twenty-three poems are detailed and complex--and in the process of forming it into a book, we found it appropriate to include a number of journalistic photographs, especially from Ed Kashi.
The cold-blooded war
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Price: $35.99 USD. Words: 80,680. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
The war after world war 2
A Boy's War
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,050. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
A collection of prose and poetry about the Primary schooldays of John Pratt in Bexhill-on-Sea, England, during World War 2, 1939-1944.
Billy's War
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,170. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Billy's War is a WW2 story of a little English boy; his father is away in the army and his mother is killed in a bombing raid. After being ill-treated by his new foster-mother, he runs away, driven by an obsessive urge to find his father. His quest leads him into many adventures and a great deal of danger, but his courage never falters, and this, together with his boyish charm, sees him through.