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She Was A WW II Photographer Behind Enemy Lines
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 132,920. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
Jeane Slone’s fourth acclaimed historical novel Meet Lieutenant Adeline Peterson, war correspondent in eleven theaters of war — a brave, determined, and resilient woman who broke gender biases to photograph the world and document the atrocities of war.
Fg42
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 17,550. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
A study of WWII Germany’s innovative FG42, a technological breakthrough taking the primary infantry rifle from a slow-firing pre-1900 bolt-action rifle to an ultra-fast machine rifle capable of firing 900 rounds per minute. Included is a review of the currently produced replica semi-auto FG42 manufactured by SMG Guns. FG42 is written for arms enthusiasts, reenactors and students of WWII.
Forgive Us, Wolves
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 155,520. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
As a German soldier during World War II, I marched to the Russian Front, a confident patriotic youth who believed in my country, family and faith. I was convinced that Communism posed a threat to the free Western World, which Germany needed to confront. My convictions did not survive the war, but they were adopted by my new country, the United States, and the Western World.
Three Days in Gettysburg: An Intimate Tale of Lost Love and Divided Hearts at the Battle That Defined America
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,840. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2018 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » American
Three Days in Gettysburg: tells the true story of the braided lives of three young people against the vivid and horrifying backdrop of the crucial Civil War battle at Gettysburg. The three grew up together, but by the time war came to their hometown, their lives had taken surprisingly different paths. From Iraq War
Treading Water at the Shark Café: A Memoir of the Yugoslav Wars
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,020. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2018 by Open Books Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » War
Heartbreak and hope, a Quaker mom's mission of peace in war-torn Yugoslavia. Treading Water at the Shark Café is an American Quaker woman’s extraordinary journey of witness and discovery from her suburban Philadelphia home to the war zones of the former Yugoslavia. Set against a background of violence, her story focuses on young people—often forgotten in times of war.
Dieppe: Shadowy Verdict
Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 54,170. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » War
This book examines other amphibious landings and bomber supported battles and compares the results with the Dieppe raid of 1942.
1. La Vigilancia de la Costa
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,980. Language: Spanish. Published: June 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » War
La vigilancia de la costa es el primer libro de la serie La costa catalana en la Guerra Civil (1936-1939). Este primer libro aborda el inicio de esta defensa de la costa a través de tres factores: la organización de todos los elementos de defensa establecidos en la costa; la importancia de la operación republicana sobre las Baleares y la descripción de la red de observatorios y su funcionamiento.
A Tale of Two Nations
Price: $4.99 USD. (Free until Aug. 31!) Words: 31,510. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
A Tale of Two Nations is the story of North American countries that found themselves embroiled in an European war – one by circumstance and one by choice. The book discusses two pivotal events from each year of the Great War – one from an American perspective and one from a Canadian one – and reveals how newspapers at the time handled wartime coverage.
50 Battles That Changed the World
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 150,920. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2018 by Permuted. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » World
An important look at the military conflicts that most altered the course of history.
Donkeys Leading Lions: 363rd Infantry Regiment, 91st Division American Expeditionary Force, France-Belgium, 1918-1919
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 145,050. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » War
The discovery of a packet of family documents leads the author on five years of research of WWI with a trip to Luxembourg and his uncle’s battlefields and American/Allied cemeteries in France and Belgium. This factional novel summarizes the events leading to WWI, presents the emergence of military intelligence by the belligerents and the important role women played in that effort.
A Tale of Two Nations: Canada, U.S. and WW1 (part five)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
In the final installment of A Tale of Two Nations: Armistice is declared at last, ending the Great War. However, joy is tempered by the Spanish Flu pandemic.
Genios de la Estrategia Militar Volumen X Creadores de la Estategia Moderna (I) De Maquivaelo a Hitler
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 160,420. Language: Spanish. Published: April 27, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Essay » Political
Al estallar, la guerra, domina nuestras vidas. Como la describiera un novelista en 1861, la guerra es como una gran tempestad que llega a todos, se introduce en el órgano de la iglesia, silba de un extremo a otro de las calles, se gana dentro de nuestras estufas de chimenea, hace tañir las copas en los bares, levanta las canas en los hombres de estado, invade las aulas de los colegios....
American Hannibal
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 101,280. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2018 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » War
In his compelling account of the Battle of Cowpens, Jim Stempel makes the case that Morgan’s victory closely mirrors Hannibal’s extraordinary triumph at Cannae, regarded by many as one of the greatest military accomplishments of all time.
A Tale of Two Nations: Canada, U.S. and WW1 (part three)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Native American
Canada participates in the Battle of the Somme, one of the bloodiest battles in history and the battle that introduces the tank, yet papers back home are preoccupied elsewhere. In the United States, the presidential election of 1916 brings out opposing viewpoints. Will the populous re-elect President Woodrow Wilson who kept the nation out of the war?
The Lone Pine
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,070. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
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Dutchman Gerry van der Ham came upon the War Memorial in Bridgetown, WA, in 1981. Because of a chance encounter with one of the residents, he decided to make it his lifework to find the final resting places of the 46 men whose names are on the memorial statue. His quest took 25 years and was finished a week before Gerry died in 2006. Gerry van der Ham is our dad and this is his story.
Watch My Tracer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 125,670. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
A third generation Rhodesian tells the story of his upbringing on a farm and his days learning to track and survive in the brush. Later he would use the knowledge operational conditions during the Rhodesian Civil War
Thirty Years War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2018 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
One of the longest wars in the early modern history of man was the Thirty Years War in Europe. It is also said that these wars were separate but they happened to take place at times that formed a sequence thus collectively they were named as Thirty Years War.
Vietnam War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2018 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
The Vietnam War is also referred to as the Second Indochina War. There was chaos and unrest in Vietnam for 20 years. The war began in 1955 and ended only in 1975. It was a long costly decisive war which was fought between South Vietnam and its allies principally United States of America against the communist government of North Vietnam.
Pequot War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2018 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
Colonialism brought with it several wars and thousands of deaths. The locals did not want to give up their lands but the colonials were determined to capture the lands and set up their business and extend the boundaries of their nation. One such war was fought among the Pequot and the English colonists whose allies were other Native American tribes.
Cuban Missile Crisis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,210. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2018 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
The Cuban missile crisis, commonly known as the Caribbean crisis in Russian terms and October crisis in Cuban terms is the time highlighting the juxtaposition between the Soviet Union, Cuba, and the United States.

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