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Fiction » Historical » General
The Tea Master by AM Kirkby
Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The story of a warlord and his tea master in a handful of tea ceremonies. Toyotomi Hideyoshi rises from a servant to become the master of Japan, and acquires, among other possessions, the tea master and sage Rikyu who served Hideyoshi's former master Oda. Rikyu tries to teach Hideyoshi the Zen way, but will he succeed?
SHIVA THE GOD by manish chakravarty VII
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Mahadev also called devo ke dev mahadev who faced many hardships through his life speacially after his marriage. He never thought him as a god because he is a sage and he is free from worlds greed for everything.
shiva the furrious by manish chakravarty VII
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 740. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Shiva the furious we all know about him that he is the vinashak and the creater of world.when the time comes he destroyes the earth with his power but after the destruction he again with Vishnu and bramha creates the world.but his anger creates destruction everywhere.
One In One Hundred by Norbert Mercado
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Two men in white t-shirts refrained from following the crowd. They were there on a mission to observe the future President of the Japanese Government in the Philippines. Despite having to listen to the tumultuous shouts of their countrymen, they had to imprint everything about Laurel – what he looked like, his mannerisms, the way he dressed up, and the way he talked - in their mind.
Goodbye Babylon! by Norbert Mercado
Series: THE ENSOMO SERIES. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
The M.V. Apollon, a Greek pleasure ship which was chartered by the Kuwait Petroleum Company to temporarily house the firefighters for the Al Awda Project of the royal government of Kuwait, lazily docked at the Shuaiba seaport of Kuwait in the Persian Gulf. The Al Awda Project, or The Return Project in English, was aimed to put out all the burning oil wells, oil refineries, and oil lakes in Kuwait
Oh, Jerusalem! by Norbert Mercado
Series: THE ENSOMO SERIES. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Historical
“Jerusalem was settled in 3500 B.C. It is a plateau on the Judean Mountains. Jerusalem was first situated on the Ophel above the Gihon Spring. In the 19th Century B.C., Jerusalem was mentioned as Rusalimum in the Egyptian Execration Texts. In the 14th century B.C., Jerusalem appeared in the diplomatic correspondence in what they call Amarna letters. It was then called Urusalim."
Trois cloches en danger by Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 38. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: French. Published: February 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Dans un petit bourg du bocage, en Normandie, l'année 1793 ne fut pas de tout repos, surtout le jour où la réquisition des cloches énerva de nombreux citoyens. Dès lors, on envoya le Sieur Fourmantin, capitaine de la garde nationale de Larchamp pour y faire appliquer la Loi.
The Union by Norbert Mercado
Series: The Sangkhlaburi Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,630. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
“Love is an emotion, too. But it is more than an emotion, a fleeting feeling which a man experiences when he meets a woman of beauty. That’s how I felt for you the first time I met you. It’s a strange feeling. The full admiration is there. And I still feel that way. Even now… I’m excited to see you everyday. I feel strangely sad if I don’t see you even for a day," Dr. Ratanopol explained.
The Flying Canoes by Odeen Ishmael
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,480. Language: American English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
"The Flying Canoes" is a work of fiction based to some extent on historical facts. It is a tale of Christopher Columbus' arrival at his first landfall in 1492. The story, related by an Arawak boy, presents the native Arawak perspective of the arrival of Christopher Columbus and his three ships at the Bahamian island of Guanahani in 1492.
Pretender at the Gate by SJ Garland
Price: Free! Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Captain Esmond Clyde-Dalton's adventure continues as he begins his search for a traitorous document linking many powerful Scottish nobles to the Jacobite cause. With James Stuart poised to cross to the Firth of Forth, will Clyde-Dalton be able to preserve the fragile Act of Union and save the woman he loves from unknown peril?
Scotch Rising by SJ Garland
Price: Free! Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Scotch Rising follows the story of English soldier Esmond Clyde-Dalton as he investigates the murders of two men in the Highlands of Scotland in 1707. Along the way he will be joined by a colourful array of friends as he untangles a dangerous Jacobite plot.
The Desert Raider by Zach Neal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,000. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » General
Owen Foster is with the Special Air Service. He’s been missing for about five weeks and Mariyah Khoudry is trying to find out what happened to him. They’re legally married and she might be pregnant. Sergeant Major Bullen, stuck with the duty, will do his best to locate the lad, whether dead or alive. A short story of romance and adventure.
Patriot by Marc Twine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 590. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
An Irish role in the Mexican American war that is still celebrated today. Forgotten in America, the events described in this fictionalized tale are still celebrated as a regional Mexican holiday.
Literature Companion: One Day In the Life of Ivan Denisovich by History World
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,340. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » General
“One Day In the Life of Ivan Denisovich” by Aleksander Solzhenitsyn was first published in 1962. It was first published in the form of a story in the Soviet literary magazine “Novy Mir” (New World).
Lady Arabella by W. H. Cann
Price: Free! Words: 14,910. Language: British English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Dr.s William and Eloise Cairnby embark on an historical research visit to Bouchart abbey, hoping to uncover more of the truth behind its demise. Following a freak storm lasting two days, William ventures into the abbey and encounters Lady Arabella, who takes him somewhere he thought it was impossible to go. Can he survive the shock and fulfil Lady Arabella’s hopes for eternal rest?
Shaolin Iron Coffin by Harry Khan
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 9, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The man tries frantically to break free from inside a dark and claustrophobic confinement, his heavy breathing and panting echoing inside the four walls. The closed latch on the outside begins to loosen. Exhausted, he makes one final strike with his bleeding knuckles. The lid springs open and he pulls his torso quickly out of the large steel box. … the Iron Coffin
Cousin Elk: A Short Story by J. G. McNease
Price: Free! Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Cousin Elk is a short story of a man named Elk who had a vicious temper that led to troubling times in the lives of the Woodward family and the Young family. Based on a true story, Cousin Elk will transport you back to a time when life was much simpler and slower. Though it is a tale of reminiscence, there are twists and turns throughout the story that lead to an unexpected ending.
Nega. I racconti e i disegni dei prigionieri della Santa Inquisizione a Palermo by Laura Leonardi
Price: Free! Words: 6,070. Language: Italian. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Una documentazione storica di grande valore e forza. Sette storie accompagnate da immagini, descrizioni, approfondimenti e audio per dar voce a disegni e scritte dolorose. Un viaggio unico e indimenticabile dentro un edificio maestoso e terribile. Presentato in anteprima durante il Workshop: BookAlive. Biblioteche e libri: il Futuro fra Tecnica e Innovazione. Steri, 11 Novembre 2014.
From the Coast of Gaza by Permafusion
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 19,450. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » General
"FROM THE COAST OF GAZA" It's all about Gaza. It's all about the people of Gaza. It's all about their miseries, their suffering and patience. "From The Coast Of Gaza" is a brief answer to many questions like "What is Gaza? Why is Israel attacking Gaza? Why is Israel keeping Gaza under siege? What is Hamas? Why does Hamas shoot rockets into Israel? All proceeds go to help the Children of Gaza