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The Camera
Price: $2.39 USD. Words: 28,680. Language: American English. Published: August 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
World War One, Father Michael Leauvin must go to the front for a rotation in Verdun, France. His odd hobby of taking pictures takes a turn from photos of nature to photos of the wounded, the dying and the dead. During his time at the front, he does not question his faith; it's his love that he fights with, a love for Christ and a love for a woman.
Sink Altalena!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The French government wanted to have influence in the British-controlled Palestine after the United Nations’ 1947 partition of the ancient land to the Jews and the Palestinian Arabs. The French government of Charles de Gaulle donated 5,000 rifles, 250 Bren guns, 5 million bullets, 50 bazookas, and 10 Bren carriers. These arms and ammunitions were carried by the ship Altalena when it left ...
The Triangle
You set the price! Words: 86,000. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A gripping tale of intrigue and war in precolonial Africa. Two young people -- Kalinda, a page in the court of the King of Buganda; and Nagawa, one of the king's beautiful young wives -- are swept up in conflict as missionaries, rival tribes and soldiers of fortune vie for power in what is now Uganda. Meticulously researched, this historical novel describes a pivotal moment in African history.
Mai
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 83,150. Language: Australian English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The book commences at the end of hostilities known as the Indochina Wars. A high ranking French officer, near death, is taken from a field hospital by a Viet Minh intelligence officer and spirited out of the country to Hong Kong. The French authorities target him as the scapegoat for the disaster.
Butcher and Bolt
Price: Free! Words: 73,540. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
In Book Two of the Joe Dean series, Joe finds himself back in France with the Commandos, on a mission to bring Hauptsturmfuhrer Richter to England to face trial for war crimes. From the moment they hit the beach the mission goes to hell. Forced to improvise, Joe and the nascent French Resistance formulate a plan that will take him far from the coast of France and into more danger than ever.
Kun diablo en la korpo
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 33,240. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: August 6, 2017 by Mondial. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
En apudpariza urbeto dum la unua mondmilito, la deknaŭ-jara edzino de militanta soldato travivas amaventuron kun deksesjara knabo. Kompreneblas, ke ĉi tiu temo povis agaci la defendantojn de la burĝa moralo kaj de la armea honoro.
Memoraĵoj de kampara knabo
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 21,560. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: August 6, 2017 by Mondial. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Adoleska viv-lernado en tre malfavoraj cirkonstancoj: Vilaĝa knabo, Balbino, pene travivas malriĉecon kaj politikan, religian kaj soci-klasan subpremadon en la Galegio de la 1940aj jaroj, tuj post la hispana enlanda milito... Lia kreinto, Xosé Neira Vilas (1928-2015), naskiĝis en Vila de Cruces, en la interna Galegio, kaj en 1949 elmigris al Bonaero, kie li komencis sian literaturan karieron.
Ricardo Sapelino, USM, And The Vietnam War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Ricardo Sapelino of the United States Marines, or USM, was a Filipino combat soldier during the Vietnam War. He joined the United States Navy or USN in 1965, during the middle period of the Vietnam conflict. He received training as a member of the Marine Corps, which was under the USN during the long American involvement in the Vietnam conflict.
Bethy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,830. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Elizabeth Trentham, Countess of Oxford, begins her story as Lady of the Wardrobe to Queen Elizabeth. As such, she dresses the Queen with the help of Wrios, Earl of Southampton, who is rumoured to be one of the Queen's many sons; as indeed, it is his father, Beth's brilliant and eccentric husband Edward
Gunter's Winter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,030. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Gunter's Winter is an exotic fusion of Spanish, Buenos Airean and Paraguayan culture, of intrigue and human relations set against an unfolding backdrop of the military and political landscape of the time, with more than a touch of Chilean spice.
The Tails of Two Cities
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,720. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Though separated by an ocean, the sister cities of San Diego and Edinburgh had one thing in common. They were both graced with dogs whose lives became the stuff of legend.
The Tails of Two Cities
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,720. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Though separated by an ocean, the sister cities of San Diego and Edinburgh had one thing in common. They were both graced with dogs whose lives became the stuff of legend.
Keturah
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 168,160. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Keturah was sipping tea in the restaurant, seated near the door which was the best position to see any likely customers enter. Out of the corner of her eye, she suddenly saw a tall handsome gentleman enter, not looking very happy, Keturah played one of her many tricks to get noticed, and employing the getting knocked down ploy.
From the Valley to the Sea
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 86,830. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
Three women from across time and geography come together in the search for the truth.
El ombro de l' tempo (Originala romano en Esperanto)
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 67,020. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: August 1, 2017 by Mondial. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
La nova originala romano de Sten Johansson saltas plurfoje de la 70aj aroj al la nuntempo kaj retro, tiel kreante psikologian portreton de viro, kiu nur malfacile komprenas siajn komplikajn rilatojn al aliaj. Ĝi estas samtempe viva priskribo de certaj junularaj rondoj de la sveda socio en la 70aj jaroj.
The Power of Four
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,640. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A sperm whale, an estuarine crocodile, a sabre-tooth tiger and a mastodon, all threatened with extinction, prelude this story of four men destined to set a course for the future of the world.
The Opportunist
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,570. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
World War I left its impression on many people and many nations. Lives were lost, economies were altered and women's roles were changed as workforces had to adapt.
The Last Supper
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,880. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Leonardo da Vinci, Milan's Renaissance ideal, is tasked with painting The Last Supper but struggles to find the perfect person to model as Christ. Vittorio Dessa, a young farmer, is eventually spotted, plucked from farm life and placed at the heart of an alien world of art and science, aristocracy, politics and intrigue.
Assured Attention
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,490. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
'Assured Attention' is the long awaited follow up to 'Our Best Attention'. It follows the lives and activities of staff and customers at Murrays department store of distinction in 1980s Edinburgh.
Short Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,440. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » General
SHORT STORIES by Rich DiSilvio features a rich collection of mysteries, thrillers, and historical works from the vivid mind of award-winning author Rich DiSilvio.

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