Books tagged: war in europe

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The Interpreter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,990. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2009 by M-y Books. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Set during the occupation of France of 1940 – 44 during which time the author fought as a member of the resistance. The story follows her interrogation imprisonment and subsequent unexpected release by the German Nazi Officer Frank Van Heugen, the official interpreter in the German Kommandatur of Vichy France.
A Packhorse Called Rachel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,770. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2009 by M-y Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
A story of courage, fear and defiance based on the authors own experience. A Pack Horse Called Rachel is the remarkable tale of a girl of twenty, daughter of a Jewish father, caught in the extraordinarily brutal world of France in 1944. Rachel moves through the pages of the book with her faithful dog Nourse, as her work with the Maquis based in the Auvergne takes her perilously close to danger.
The Ashgrove
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 128,920. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Eight ash trees were planted in 1921 as a memorial to those men from the village of Charlton Ambrose who were killed in World War One. Rachel Elliott, reporter on the Belcaster Chronicle, is intrigued by the whole story and she decides to find out more. But there is a mystery, the Ashgrove includes a mysterious ninth tree, never officially planted—in whose memory is this tree and who planted it?
Death's Dark Vale
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 129,690. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A sequel to The Ashgrove, Death’s Dark Vale is also set in St Croix, in a France under German occupation. At the convent of Our Lady of Mercy Adelaide and the sisters truly walk in the valley of the shadow of death as they try to protect the innocent from the evil menace of the Nazi war machine. A powerful novel that brilliantly conjures the era.
Evil on the Wind
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 109,030. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes
Living with the rising tyranny of the Nazis and their determination to make their Reich Jew Free, Ruth and her family run a desperate race to escape the Nazi terror as it marches inexorably to its ‘final solution’ of the Jewish Problem. This is compelling and immensely moving historical fiction that takes you into the depths of Nazi Germany and the sheer terror of those times.
Voices in Wartime Anthology
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,540. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Poetry, essays, interviews from witnesses to war. Soldiers and civilians give voice to the trauma, suffering, and longterm damage caused by war, and the need for the nation and community to accept the challenge of healing the wounds of war. Contributors include Jonathan Shay, Brian Turner, Jonathan Schell, Emily Warn, Wilfred Owen, Chris Hedges, Andrew Himes, etc.
The Battlefield
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Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Billy rubbed his hand along the smooth woodwork of the rifle slung over his shoulder. “Do you think we’ll get to fight at last.” For most of the new men their greatest fear had always been that the fighting would finish before they had their chance to join in.
Eagles of Peenemunde
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,870. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
May 1944 For a German test pilot, their loyalty is tested and they are faced with a decision that goes against everything they have ever known. For an American pilot, it was a simple deal; fly over occupied Europe, take some photos and fly home again. Plans are never that simple. In a world at war, they are about to discover that friends can be found in the most unlikely of places
Another Kind of Loving
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 97,770. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
The far-reaching effects of civil war on a child from divided Sarajevo and the foster parents who bring her to England's Oxfordshire.
Soldiers’ Tales - As told to the folks back home
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,230. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Genuine tales told by soldiers from the Boer War of 1899 to Afghanistan in 2011. The clear unvarnished truth from men who were in the tranches of World War I, who flew bombing missions over Germany in World War II, who were captured by the Japanese, who invaded Suez in 1956, who met Russians in the Cold War and much else besides.