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Paris in April
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 44,790. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011 by John McClure. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Canada's greatest military disaster gave rise to Canada's greatest love affair. A biracial romance during the second world war, centered around Canadian participation in the Battle of Dieppe , the largest military disaster in Canadian history, an Essex County white boy, Aiken Day, and one great looking black gal, Paris Chase.
Devil Dogs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011 by Grey Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
For anyone but the youngest son of the Clan Chief, slaying the fiercest flying beast on the twelve planets would be an impressive task. Not for Dras'unat. He must do so using a temperamental flying chariot from a long-dead race. But that won't stop him. He will prevail. He will take his rightful place... unless the beast, or the chariot, kills him first.
Hooligan Navy: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
When Eve Johnson, home during the summer of 1942, witnesses a Nazi U-boat torpedo a merchant marine ship off the Nantucket coast, she is determined to stop the attacks. The Coastal Picket Patrol, AKA the “Hooligan Navy,” forms to scout for U-boats, but they won’t induct girls. Eve vows to scout on her own, even though her family and the Hooligan Navy itself tries to stop her. (50 pages)
Wake Island
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 101,380. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011 by Sam Warren. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
The train is hijacked by the prisoners and they escape to form a renegade bunch which turn the Japanese occupiers into twists and turns trying to re-capture them. There are American Marines, Australians, and several Chinese captors who are very inventive. They are there for over two years and finally taken out to return to duty. Lively action, personal heroism, and life and death struggles.
Souvenirs de guerre d’un jeune français.
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,810. Language: French. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Témoignage vécu de la seconde guerre mondiale. 1939-1945
La Immigrata- Book One
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Price: Free! Words: 130,280. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Annie and her two year old daughter travel to America to join up with Joe, the love of her life. Come with her and experience the numerous trials of a 1912 Atlantic crossing, the many tests and exams that Ellis Island demands and the long three day journey by train... taking them to their new home in Utah, over 4,000 miles from her home in Italy.
Stirred Not Shaken
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,880. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A book of five short stories. Some are witty and frivolous, some are poignant and one is based on my Dad's diary as he sailed to the UK to be a Spitfire pilot in 1940.
P.O.W. Mayday Over China
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,170. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The courageous story of Jim Young, a B-25 Bomber Crew Member and WWII Prisoner Of War. His Diary of accounts, unedited and kept intact. Please view my other ebook- flushing fish
KIKU;Dance of Draconian Days
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 123,220. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
From a review: Hi Marc! Just finished your book. It's very, very good - gritty and grueling at times, woven with gentleness of love and the harshness of trauma. First of all, let me say this: You do an amazing job creating the mood inside of the historical context. A fascinating story concept. It was tender, gripping, and painful. I carried images from your writings with me for days after.
An Aeronautical Engineer’s View….. The Vought F4U Corsair And its Contemporaries
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Price: $10.95 USD. Words: 32,040. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
An Aeronautical Engineer's View.....The Vought F4U Corsair and its Contemporaries (6th Edition), by Tom Brinkman, is a well researched, factual and historical description of five legendary United States fighter aircraft of WW II - the Vought F4U Corsair, Republic P-47 Thunderbolt, North American P-51 Mustang, Grumman F6F Hellcat, and Lockheed P-38 Lightning.