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This is Nigeria
Price: Free! Words: 14,670. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Educational, Fiction » Historical » General
There are many things you ought to know about Nigerian politics that you don't know; being ignorant of these information has imprisoned and denied you the will to do what is necessary. You will live and die ignorant, with many things to lose if you refuse to read the novel "This is Nigeria". Gain liberty and adopt the right action to create a better society for ourselves and progeny.
Mahari: An Ethiopian Dream of Exodus
Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
Abba Mahari, an Ethiopian Jewish monk, gathers a group of men who follow him in his daring dream: to reach Jerusalem. Will the sea open before him as it had for Moses?
آنان که با منند بیایند ـ جلد ۳
You set the price! Words: 32,330. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
کتاب آنان که با منند بیایند یک رمان تاریخی ۴جلدی است. این رمان از رویدادهای مربوط به برهه‌ی پایانی حکومت معاویه بن ابوسفیان و قیام حجر بن عدی آغاز می‌شود و جزئیات قیام امام حسین را در برمی‌گیرد. خصوصیت برجسته‌ی این رمان آن است که به دور از گرایشات ارتجاعی و آخوندی به رشته‌ی تحریر درآمده. جلد سوم این رمان تقدیم می‌شود
The Blight and the Blarney - Part 1 - The Story
Series: The Tales of Flynn and Reilly. Price: Free! Words: 23,310. Language: British English. Published: January 28, 2019 by Alfie Dog Limited. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » General
Ireland has suffered from potato blight since 1845. Friends and neighbours have died, been evicted or given up what little land they have in search of alms. Michael Flynn is one of the lucky ones. His landlord has offered support. Is it time for the great Michael Flynn to take his family in search of a better life?
Shieldmaiden: The Story of Hervor
Price: Free! Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The story of Hervor, a shieldmaiden of Old Norse lore. Hervor, tired of needlework, changes her name to Hervar, dresses as a man, and joins a group of Viking raiders.
Bad Girl
Price: Free! Words: 15,670. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A story of eight young women in a home for unwed mothers in 1954.
The Winter Sniper
Price: Free! Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
November 30th, 1939. Hale, a sniper in the Finnish Army is charged with standing against the Soviet horde to buy his people precious time to muster their defenses.
At the Court of Charlemagne
Price: Free! Words: 76,910. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Oskar Lenkeit is a fish out of water at the EEC in spring 1969. He's about to find out how far.
The Blood Red Nails of War - A Historical Novella
Price: Free! Words: 20,210. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Coming of age
The Blood Red Nails of War spans from 1908 to 1919. Set in France, it follows the dissolution of the aristocracy, torn apart by WWI. Elle, daughter of a count, becomes an ambulance driver, reverting their castle into a hospital with her brother Jacques, while Agnes, daughter of a Baron, becomes a surgeon. A Novella about jealousy and pain but also about love, war and female empowerment.
Дума про Волю ( Книга 4): Гражданская Война
You set the price! Words: 129,270. Language: Russian. Published: November 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Screenplays » History
Сценарий о событиях на Юге Украины в 1919, когда посредине схватки всех против всех: большевиков, белых, украинской Директории, повстанцев всех течений, оказался анархист Нестор Махно и возглавляемое им движение, вошедшее в историю под именем “махновщина”. Политика и война переплелись в жестокой игре, в которой проигравших обычно ждала смерть, а победителей не было.
الخلاص
Price: Free! Words: 63,320. Language: Arabic. Published: October 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
خلال فترة من الزمن عاصرت أحداث غيرت وجه الإنسانية من خلال وهج صرخة بوجه المعتقدات والعادات المتوارثة. على يد أخر الأنبياء والرسل كيف لأنسان ضعيف مسلوب الإرادة في أسفل السلم الاجتماعي أن يوقد شعلة في روح الفارس ضرار الصفدي لتغير حياته لتضعه على طريق الخلاص الأبدي. خلال رحلة من الصحراء للمدتية ، من الحياه للموت وما بعد الموت
El caso Hitler
Price: Free! Words: 4,960. Language: Spanish. Published: October 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Un relato policial de Otto Weilern basado en hechos reales Los diarios de Hitler han sido hallados. Han sobrevivido al accidente de aviación que sufrieron los documentos privados del Führer en 1945 y se hallan a buen recaudo en la Alemania del Este. Otto es enviado a negociar el pago que las grandes multinacionales ofrecen a cambio de su publicación.
EL SECRETARIO
Price: Free! Words: 68,790. Language: Spanish. Published: October 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Fiction » Historical » General
La vida de un secretario de ayuntamiento durante la Guerra Civil Española contada por él y su hija de 10 años.
Tuđina: Ogledala u crno belom
Price: Free! Words: 110,920. Language: Serbian. Published: September 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Lesli se bori da se odbrani od stalnog rasizma zbog svog bi-rasnog odnosa. Čikago 1970-tih. Ona je 18, a njen dečko je crnac. Stalno je izbegavaju i sramote jer prkosi dugogodišnjem američkom tabu protiv takvih veza. Bela Amerika je nemilosrdna u svojim krajnjim, dehumunizirajućim predpostavkama o njenoj motivaciji, ali nju pokreću tajanstvene sile. Rođena u Americi, Lesli ne zna, ali je njena bak
Sexton Soldier: The Multiplicity of Jonas Engel
You set the price! Words: 49,440. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Jonas Engel was a 19th Century Swedish soldier. He was often challenged by grief, parenting, sheltering his families, battling poverty, and travel. In spite of hardships, he managed to maintain a quirky and sometimes insightful faith and an unwavering positivity. While apparently ignoring the Commandment "Thou Shalt Not Commit Adultery," he adhered to the directive "Go Forth and Multiply,"
Destiny of the Illuminati
Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
There are numerous claims and theories about the alleged group that is called the Illuminati. In this short e-book I’ll try to take a look into these claims and come to a conclusion on what is the possible destiny of this group with a few suggestions for any Illuminati out there (assuming they exist of course)
The New World
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A "history" lesson.
Oakwood
Price: Free! Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
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A short story with a twist - throughout centuries Oakwood has been used and exploited by its owners. Now - with the final heirs taking up residence - the house is ready to take its revenge and destroy them.
شارع القبط
You set the price! Words: 30,740. Language: Arabic. Published: May 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
اخرجت حزامها الذى تتمنطق به من ليلة احد السعف حتى صباح سبت النور تلك عادتها التى ورثتها امها وجدتها ربما نسيت كثير من عادتهم بعد ان انتقلت لدار التاجر يوسف لكن تلك كان عهد نذر للبتول اقامته منذ زمن طويل فى ابوسرجة تلك الكنيسة التى عاشت طفولتها الى جوارها بدوام صيامها انقطاعى اسبوع الالام واسبوع للبتول فى صيامها حتى تقترن بيوسف لم تخبر انها ارادته من قبل .
The Consorts
Price: Free! Words: 27,740. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
China, 1700s. The Consorts is a novella, a prequel to The Fragrant Concubine. Set a few years earlier, it tells the story of Lady Qing, who has spent the past seven years languishing inside the high red walls of the Forbidden City. Classed as an Honoured Lady, a lowly-ranked concubine, Qing is neglected by the Emperor, passed over for more ambitious women. But when a new concubine, Lady

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