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Eyewitness Accounts of the First World War: The Great War on Land, Sea and Air
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 190,830. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Three firsthand accounts of "The Great War". E.R.M. Fryer was one of the very few British infantry officers to survive the war from beginning to end. Baron Edgar von Spiegel was a German U-boat captain. And Eddie Rickenbacker was the highest-scoring American fighter ace, flying Spads against the Richthofen sqaudrons.
The Battle Honours of the Royal Hampshire Regiment
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Series: Bretwalda Battles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,990. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2010 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Men from Hampshire have for generations fought in the ranks of the Royal Hampshire Regiment, or its predecessors. All 160 Battle Honours of the regiment are featured in this book, including Blenheim, Minden, Barrosa, Kabul, Paardeburg, Mons, The Somme, Mesopotamia, Ypres, Passchendaele, Dunkirk, North Africa, Sicily, D-Day and Rhine Crossing.
Heroes of the RAF - No.43 Squadron
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,710. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Real Life Accounts of Fighting in the Air from 1916 to the 21st Century. This book looks at the heroic men (and more recently women) who have fought with the squadron over the years. It details their exploits in battle, their life with the squadron and in many cases their subsequent careers in the RAF.
City of Lace: A Novel of the Christmas Truce, 1914
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,210. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Dietrich Schiller was a young man from rural Bavaria. Fabe Culbertson was a young man from a city in northern England. They fought for different armies, held completely opposing beliefs, but their love of Christmas--and their desire for peace--united them for one beautiful day in December 1914. This is just one tale of the legendary Christmas Truce. This novel is fiction, but the Truce was real.
I'm With You Now
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Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In the harsh Ypres winter of 1914, a soldier has fallen in battle, and now spends his final moments with his oldest friend.
The Great Adventure
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Price: Free! Words: 69,280. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
From Footscray in the western suburbs of Melbourne to Flanders on the Western Front. Personal accounts of three brothers George Joe and Dave, who served in the AIF during World War One, and of the families they left behind. They all had life changing experiences but not all of those were caused by the war. Battles at Lone Pine, Pozieres, The Somme, and others, are described from their perspective.