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The Bricklayer
Price: Free! Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » General
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Sanders was a bricklayer by trade and a good one at that. His latest project would involve crafting a fireplace on a mountaintop estate for an elusive owner. Although he had done hundreds of similar jobs before, this one could very well be his last if he fails to comprehend the true value of a few toy soldiers.
Vienna
You set the price! Words: 191,050. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Vienna was only a child of nine when she decided to pursue theater only to find that the cast were men only. See to it as she discover the meaning of love, friendship and family with the help of the dashing actor Alana and slaveboy Samuel.
The Tea Master
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?
SilverWood Selection Box
Price: Free! Words: 22,640. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Historical » General
A collection of writing from ten well-loved authors to showcase SilverWood.
La Batalla de Túnez contra el pirata Barbarroja
Price: Free! Words: 23,400. Language: Spanish. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Carlos V ha embarcado un poderoso ejército para conquistar Túnez y frenar así la expansión del pirata Barbarroja. Uno de sus hombres de confianza es Fernando de Toledo, III duque de Alba. Aventuras, una gran batalla y un misterio por resolver.
Pretender at the Gate
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
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 First Book of the Pure
Price: Free! Words: 66,250. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
Pures are people whose lives are long, and shrouded in antiquity and legend, yet still alive. Geronimo, an Apache from the Indian wars, King William of England, a Roman soldier, and a Pure woman who survived the Salem Witch Trials—these are some of the Pure. Normals, short-lived folks like you, are insignificant to them. Their struggle is intense.
Lady Arabella
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?
El Joven Hitler 1 (El pequeño Adolf y los demonios de la mente)
Series: Hitler series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 28,950. Language: Spanish. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
30 mil ejemplares vendidos La Saga de “El Joven Hitler” está formada por 4 novelas, todas ellas autoconclusivas pero con un mismo hilo conductor para poderlas seguir de forma consecutiva si así se quiere: 1-EL PEQUEÑO ADOLF Y LOS DEMONIOS DE LA MENTE 2-HITLER ADOLESCENTE 1889-1903 3-HITLER, VAGABUNDO Y SOLDADO EN LA GRAN GUERRA 1904-1918 4-HITLER Y EL NACIMIENTO DEL PARTIDO NAZI 1918-1923
La noche que Himmler conoció a Borges
Price: Free! Words: 76,520. Language: Spanish. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Heinrich Himmler, Comandante en Jefe de las SS y mano derecha del Führer, es capturado al finalizar la guerra mundial. Tras la revisión médica en el cuartel general de Lüneburg, donde está retenido, aparece en una celda. Allí recibirá una visita inesperada.
Cousin Elk: A Short Story
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
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. aggiorname Presentato in anteprima durante il Workshop: BookAlive. Biblioteche e libri: il Futuro fra Tecnica e Innovazione. Steri, 11 Novembre 2014
La Rosa e la Croce - Estratto
Price: Free! Words: 30,830. Language: Italian. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Liguria Occidentale, Anno Domini 1261. La piccola Contea di Ventimiglia è assoggettata al potere della Repubblica di Genova. La popolazione è allo sbando. Il cavaliere templare Oberto Apronio è fuggito alla prigionia dopo aver partecipato alla Settima Crociata. Con la complicità di una parte della nobiltà progetta un’offensiva per liberare Ventimiglia. Il Conte Apronio è detentore di un segreto...
The Hillbrow Election, 1987
Price: Free! Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a first hand account of how the election in Hillbrow was fought in 1987, paying for the privilege with a criminal record.
Book 14- Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: Free! Words: 6,220. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The year is 1901 during the Anglo-Boer war. A small town in the Northern Cape is under siege by the Boers. Food in the town is in short supply. Officially, the indigenous black and brown population are not involved in the war. It is a white man’s war. However, food shortages affect everyone. Bullets and shells kill indiscriminately. Can one really say it is a white man’s war?
Book 11- Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: Free! Words: 4,020. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The year is 1879 at the outbreak of the Anglo-Zulu war. Lord Chelmsford leads his troops across the Natal border into Zulu territory. After a small skirmish, the troops are hugely over-confident, expecting the enemy to run away at the first encounter. However, the Zulus are determined to fight. We follow the story of a young Welsh trooper more interested in entomology than in fighting.
the novel 'exodus'by leon uris is translated in marathi language.
Price: Free! Words: 600. Language: Marathi. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
attached here one page as sample
¡Muerte al Borbón!
Price: Free! Words: 4,550. Language: Spanish. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Un anarquista que intenta atentar contra Alfonso XVIII durante su primera visita a Gran Canaria en 1906.
Confessions of Time Spent with Humans
Price: Free! Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
An account of a family torn apart by a secret as told by a chair, so sit and listen.