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Fiction » Historical » General
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
Can a War With Isis Be Won? ISIL/Islamic State/Daesh by Concept Kings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,690. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
ISIS or as they are now called IS will always be an extremist group that will not deviate from their goals.
Atrocities Committed By ISIS in Syria & Iraq: ISIL/Islamic State/Daesh by Concept Kings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,940. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
War is a state of incessant conflict when the legal codes and moral laws that govern interactions in civil society are turned on their heads and momentarily cease to exist.
The World Against ISIS by Concept Kings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
ISIS is a jihadist group that has made some of its enemies in Iraq and Syria to merge to fight against them. The establishment of this group made rebels and militia groups like the Shia group of Iraq, the Sunnis, Kurds, Quds Force, Iraqi community groups, Turkmen, Yazidis, and Christians to become unlikely allies.
Essential Facts You Need To Know About ISIS by Concept Kings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
ISIS in recent times a terrorist organization that has been carrying out fatal beheadings, attacks and sending threats to the Western world in no uncertain terms.
Khorasan: 50 Facts On the New Terror Group Taking Over Isis In Syria & Iraq by Concept Kings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The US and the world at large have been facing eminent terror that has sent the world over thinking of security measures to counteract such terrorist activities.
Israel's Revenge: West Bank Kidnapping-Hamas Vs. Israel by Concept Kings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
There were a set of incidents that occurred and ignited tensions between Hamas and Israel.
ISIS Taking Over the Middle East: The Rise of Middle Eastern Supremacy-ISIS/ISIL by Joseph Spark
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014 by Concept Kings. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) (also known as the Islamic State of Levant (ISIL) and Da’ish) currently controls up to 16 provinces (waliyah) in Iraq and Syria.
A Year Without Summer by Norbert Mercado
Series: THE ENSOMO SERIES. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » General
"The wicked man who destroys the earth won’t last long, and he will eventually be swallowed by the earth," Engineer Timothy Muller, the Operations Chief of the Bechtel Corporation, said as he addressed more than fifty people that day. The crowd was mainly composed of engineers and firefighters hired by the company to help put out the flames coming from the oil wells and refineries in Kuwait.