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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
The Peking Incident
Price: Free! Words: 395,510. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In late 1950, America faces disaster in Korea. MacArthur is furious and wants to extend the conflict. He approves a secret effort to divert five atom bombs, intended for a Pacific test, into the theater, to break the Chinese juggernaut. Army investigator Lyle Kitchens discovers the plot. Only Kitchens can stop it…time is running out, world war looms and his greatest adversary isn’t China.
The Eyeball Conspiracy
Price: Free! Words: 358,180. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In October 1962, the U.S. forced Khrushchev to remove missiles from Cuba. But two warheads are missing. Castro is unhappy and has ordered a Cuban special ops unit to grab two warheads and smuggle them into the U.S. Now two American cities are threatened. Khrushchev offers help and Kennedy has to accept. A combined team, FBI and KGB, work together to find the warheads…before it is too late.
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.
Once Upon a Kingdom: Blogisode One- Backstory
Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Once Upon a Kingdom is a weekly blogisode from Author Staci Brush. She distributes the story from WordPress.com. Episode one is titled Backstory.
Final Victory
Price: Free! Words: 251,570. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
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In August 1945, the U.S. used two atomic bombs against Japan. A third bomb was also built. What if a special ops team from Japan had managed to steal the third bomb? The Imperial Japanese plan for Final Victory ranges from Tokyo to Tinian Island, from Las Alamos to a stolen B-29 headed toward San Francisco. Only Army counter-intelligence agent Colonel Wade Brogan can stop this plan.
The Lost Years of Jesus Christ
Price: Free! Words: 34,670. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Joshua of Nazareth, better known today as Jesus Christ, is about to celebrate his thirteenth birthday and become a man in the eyes of his people. After witnessing young Joshua’s charisma and speaking ability at the Holy Temple in Jerusalem, a power hungry Sadducee priest named Moloch journeys to Nazareth hoping to recruit the boy for his own purposes.
As Angels Weep
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 4. You set the price! Words: 90,640. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Letta held the hands of her two best friends as they stepped off the train. They missed the Girls Home in Berlin, just a smoldering ruin after the night of terror. The rabbi promised to shepherd the girls to safety. They fell instead into the Gestapo's trap. The corrupt German captain frantically sought their arrest - how could the three angels hope to survive the inescapable cataclysm?
Timeless Dreams
Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Year 1809. Young boy is sent to war in which he doesn't want to fight. He learns about the cruelty and destruction in the battle of Tarvis.
Mysterious Destiny Bright Lights and Thunder Part II
Price: Free! Words: 69,560. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
At the end of his journey in the time portal, Gray Wolf finds himself on a Caribbean beach in the middle of a group of pirates. His destiny changes as he begins to live life as he never knew that it could be lived. As a young boy his parents were honest and loving; now he would become a full fledged pirate under the tutelage of the famous, ruthless Caribbean pirate, Black Beard.
На рассвете в Вальядолиде
Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: Russian. Published: June 20, 2014 by Boris Seaweed. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Этот короткий рассказ, посвящен двум братьям, оказавшимся по разную сторону баррикад во время первых безумных и яростных дней Гражданской войны 1936-39 г.г. в Испании. Перевел с английского Boris Seaweed.
Push Not the River (The Poland Trilogy, Book 1)
Series: The Poland Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 174,580. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Coming of age
PUSH NOT THE RIVER is based on the true eighteenth century diary of Anna Maria Berezowska, a Polish countess who lived through the rise and fall of the historic Third of May Constitution. Vivid, romantic, and thrillingly paced, it paints the emotional and unforgettable story of the metamorphosis of a nation--and of a proud and resilient young woman.
A Murder in Auschwitz (Sampler)
Price: Free! Words: 51,490. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Historical » General
This is a SAMPLER edition only! NOT the whole book. An SS officer is found standing over the body of a comrade, a smoking pistol still in his hand, a murder in a place of murders. His pleas of innocence force a court martial and he knows that there is only one man in the camp capable of defending him; a Jewish prisoner called Manfred Meyer.
On The Wings Of Time
Price: Free! Words: 7,710. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Alistair Stone is a fighter pilot in the South African Air Force. It is September 1948 when he returns home to find that things aren't as they used to be. In just a few hours, his life is changed forever.
Her Name was Emmanuelle-Part 1
Price: Free! Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Emmanuelle, the daughter of Etienne Democoeur, a Parisian inspector, falls in love with a drunkard named Pierre. When she goes to live with him in his house and discovers that he holds political meetings that speak against the king, Louis-Philippe, what will happen? When the political meetings turn into a revolution, will anyone survive the gunfire?
Lucky Man
Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Lucky Man is a story of a group of World War 1 soldiers trying to stay alive and out of Private Maguire's black book.
Valladolid Dawn
Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Short story of two brothers on opposite sides during the first chaotic and violent days of the Spanish civil War in 1936.