Books tagged: war and peace

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The Jenkins of Baltimore
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,230. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Baltimore's early history played out as an American saga! One of the few literary glimpses into life in early Baltimore. The Jenkins family, their business ambitions and political perspectives come to life in this well-researched debut novel. Losses, loves, and loyalties play on the reader’s imagination as readers are taken from development of the B&O Railroad through the Civil War.
Sangin - A Glance through Afghan Eyes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,430. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011 by M-y Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The British Army handed over responsibility for Sangin District to US Marines in late 2010. Set in the heart of Afghanistan's Helmand Province, UK forces left that troubled town after four bloody years fighting against a determined and ruthless insurgent threat. This is the story of Sangin as it was in the summer of 2009, told from a foreigner's perspective, but seen through Afghan Eyes.
Pirates of Savannah: The Complete Trilogy (Adult Version) - Historical Fiction Action Adventure
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 128,930. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Join the adventure as a group of colonists try to find the path to freedom under the thumb of an overreaching government. They face trial after trial as they find their way together, learning who to trust and who not to trust. Go from the dungeons of London to the new town of Savannah, across the coastal plains of Georgia and the Carolinas and down to the Florida Keys, in this fight for liberty!
Mercy Mission (Tank Science Fiction Series #2)
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Series: Tank, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Russian Mob has called on Tank and his crew for a humanitarian job this time. Tank initially doesn’t want the job, but on hearing he will get the toy he has always dreamed of owning as part of his fee, he eagerly agrees. Everything turns to mush quickly and Tank and his crew find themselves hard pressed by the Canadian Guard. It’s a fight to survive and save the refuges.
Four Reasons Why Absolute World Peace is Impossible With Humans
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Four Reasons Why Absolute World Peace is Impossible with Humans is perhaps one of the most compelling books on the human society on why we have failed dismally to achieve absolute peace and shall continue to fail unless if we solve these reasons. The book keeps to four fundamental reasons why absolute peace is impossible with human beings and touches on issues which are regularly feared.
This Thing of Darkness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,170. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
When peacemakers Sam Winslow and Richard Hendrix seek to better understand a war, they find themselves in Sri Lanka's no man's land. They soon learn that all is not as it seems-- and that neither side wants the truth known. But their greatest challenge lies ahead, as unexpected violence threatens both their lives and their sanity.
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
The Second Coming
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,950. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Throughout history, there have been men who have come into existence and changed the world forever. This is the story of such a man. Were his contributions a result of divine intervention? Are there shortcomings in being a world famous humanitarian in the 21st century? What qualities give a man such a distinction as the Second Coming of Christ? How does a man leave his footprint on history?
All Over the Map
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 154,690. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
Foreign policy analyst John Feffer looks at global affairs in the Obama era. This collection of more than 125 Foreign Policy In Focus columns covers war, peace, terrorism, global economics, culture, democracy, and the environment. It critically analyzes what's happening all over the map, from the financial crisis to the Arab Spring, and offers specific recommendations for Washington policymakers