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Another Kind of Loving
By Sylvie Nickels
Price: Free! Words: 97,770. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
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The far-reaching effects of civil war on a child from divided Sarajevo and the foster parents who bring her to England's Oxfordshire.
The Seventh Angel
By Jeff Edwards
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 121,180. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
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A Russian military revolt puts a nuclear missile submarine in the hands of a former Soviet hardliner. His goal: re-ignite the communist revolution and recapture the glory of the Soviet Union. Without warning, America, Russia, Japan become hostages to international nuclear blackmail. A lone warship must penetrate the Siberian ice pack to destroy the submarine before it can destroy the world.
Sea of Shadows
By Jeff Edwards
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,080. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
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An accident at a German nuclear power plant, a Biological Warfare attack on the British Embassy, and a secret arms deal combine to drive a NATO Ally into an illegal alliance with a rogue Middle Eastern state. With the world hovering on the brink of war, a handful of U.S. warships must track down and destroy a pack of state-of-the-art submarines. If they fail, the consequences are unthinkable…
Marius' Mules II: The Belgae
By S.J.A. Turney
Series: Marius' Mules, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 147,210. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
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57BC. The fearsome Belgae have gathered a great army to oppose Rome, and Fronto and the legions assemble once more to take Caesar's war against the most dangerous tribes in the northern world. While the legions battle the Celts in the fiercest war of Caesar's career, the plots and conspiracies against him, both at Rome and among his own army, become ever deeper and more dangerous.
Lie Merchants
By James Viser
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 183,020. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
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LIE MERCHANTS isn't just an entertaining read, it is a warning! Prepare to be grabbed from the start as real estate executive Tom Worth is shoved off his executive perch and thrust into a fringe world of extremists, finding himself at the epicenter of a plot to strike America's heartland.
Vignettes from a C-130
By Harvey Stanbrough
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
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Some things are much larger and more important than the individual, as a rural New Mexico boy learns when he joins the Marine Corps.
A Quarter Yellow Sun
By Jamie Guiney
Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
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Based on a true tale from the author's hometown, 'A Quarter Yellow Sun' is the story of an aged war veteran, alone in the world and preparing for his final crusade. This story was nominated in 2011 for ‘The Pushcart Prize’.
DEPLOYMENT VIETNAM -Part 1
By Herb Blanchard
Price: Free! Words: 86,910. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
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Deployment Vietnam is based on the author's two tours in Vietnam in the 1960's with the US Navy's Seabees. It relates his experiences in construction of roads, helicopter pads and maintaining Highway One, "THE STREET OF NO JOY", during the rainy seasons of the late 1960 's. He details how the Seabees dealt with not only rain and mud but also the Viet Cong's mines and sniper fire.
Marius' Mules III: Gallia Invicta
By S.J.A. Turney
Series: Marius' Mules, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 171,910. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
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56bc. As Fronto and his friends winter in Rome, trouble is brewing in the north. The tribes of Armorica, driven to desperate action by the harsh rule of Crassus, raise their standards in defiance of the Roman eagle causing a chain reaction that threatens everything the legions of Caesar have achieved. Can the general's commanders stamp out the fires of rebellion before the whole of Gaul is ablaze?
MiG-23 Broke my Heart
By AK Dawson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 98,740. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
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The year is 1988. Eighteen-year-old Thomas Green, an aspiring artist, has been plucked from his comfortable, suburban existence in apartheid South Africa and thrown onto the frontline of his country’s war against what it sees as terrorism.
Heart Of A Soldier
By Josh Isaacs
Price: Free! Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
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A young Confederate soldier, Lucas Burkette, lies on the battlefield. Struck by a Union soldier's musket round before firing a single shot, he is left paralyzed. It's here that he tries to cope with his impending death.
The Golden Chalice of Hunahpu: The Spanish Attack on the Maya
By William Vlach
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,480. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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The Golden Chalice of Hunahpu is the remarkable story of the great war between the Spanish conquistadores and the Maya of Guatemala. The tale is told by a young Spanish wife, a Mayan prince, and a comic priest. Their incredible stories intertwine leading to the volcanic climax. This compelling tale is thoroughly researched and true to the time.
Flames And Arrows
By Jaidev Jamwal
Price: Free! Words: 69,200. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
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A Pakistani army officer egged on by his Chinese backers attempts a coup against the current military dictator. Things go out of control and in confusion, an Indian city is wiped out by a nuclear missile launched from Pakistan. Indian retaliation is halting but deadly and leads to an all out war involving multiple countries.
Souvenirs
By Keith Chase
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,650. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013 by Mountain Springs House. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
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In the cold October of 1944, as the American Army struggles to capture the German City of Aachen, Sergeant Richard Grant struggles desperately to keep his six remaining squad members alive. Other squads begin to believe that Grant’s men’s obsession with removing ‘souvenirs’ from dead and captured German soldiers ex
Lightning Strikes Twice
By William H. LaBarge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,400. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
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The news is grim. Benjamin Netanyahu, the Prime Minister of Israel, has threatened to attack Iran if they don’t stop enriching uranium. United States interests back the threat. In LaBarge’s latest novel, “Lightning Strikes Twice”, U.S. Navy pilots, aboard the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN-76), CAPT “Sweetwater” Sullivan and LT “BigHands” Johnson, are called upon to carry out the impossible mission.
Dear Jane
By Ben Kalcher
Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
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1944, the world is at war. Loved ones remain at home as Husbands, fathers,sons and brothers fight for freedom in World War 2. The only way of communication back home was via V Mail. For most back home, one of their biggest fears was a letter confirming the death of a loved one from another loved one.
The First Shall Be Last
By Joe Ellis
Price: Free! Words: 75,490. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
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Popular mystery writer Joe C. Ellis's World War II novel, The First Shall Be Last will be available for free for a limited time at Smashwords.com. THE FIRST SHALL BE LAST is both a poignant love story and a realistic portrayal of the brutality of war. "Haunting, captivating, compelling, THE FIRST SHALL BE LAST is a powerful mystery that grips the heart." -- Nancy Haddock, Berkley Books novelist
Behold, the Warrior's Pride
By Mark Jacobs
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
0.75 star(4.80 from 5 reviews)
The king’s most loyal warrior has mercifully survived thirty-six years of brutal service. To reward him for his unyielding dedication, the grateful monarch grants him permanent leave, a parcel of farmland and prized livestock. Freed from his duties, he struggles within his own troubled soul to allow himself final peace. A Flash fiction (1000 word) short story.
Purple Sunshine
By Bob Calverley
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 159,250. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
0.75 star(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Jimmy “Purple” Hayes’ psychedelic band is on the cusp of success. Drafted, he becomes a door gunner with a fondness for drugs and a surprising talent for combat. Back in the World, Gloria, his girlfriend, is running for her life. She has a photographic memory and secrets to die for, and Jimmy can’t help her. Mobsters, detectives, and the counter culture clash in this gritty look at the 1960s.
Dead Soul (In Her Name: The Last War, Book 3)
By Michael R. Hicks
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,970. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Three years after the brutal first contact encounter with the alien Kreelan Empire, the human Confederation is desperate, and President McKenna orders the military to deliver a victory to give humanity hope. But the overwhelming firepower that they plan to bring to bear on the Kreelans may not be enough. For this time, Ichiro Sato and his companions face the deadliest Kreelan warrior yet...