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The Bridge: A short story
Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Literature » War
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A broken down truck blocking a bridge over the river in rural Holland leads to an unexpected encounter between a Dutch woman and an English holiday maker. Could this middle-aged, bearded man really be the young soldier she had fallen in love with when he dropped from the skies to capture the very same bridge 30 years ago?
Dog Robber: Jim Colling Adventure Series Book I
Series: The Jim Colling Adventure Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 141,840. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
World War II has just ended, and in the chaos of Postwar Germany, Private Jim Colling finds that the occupation affords opportunities for significant financial gain to a resourceful American soldier with the ability to speak the local language. Elizabeth Hamilton, a beautiful American civilian, enlists his aid to rescue her relatives from Soviet-controlled Poland, Colling reluctantly agrees.
The Valley of the Black Pig
Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A U.S. Marine sniper in Iraq is troubled by the killings he has to perform, but perhaps not as troubled as he may have once been...
Riding the Drone
Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
'Nobody gets blown up in the Air Force,' the legless Army vet who hung out in the public library all day used to tell him. Find out if that's true or not. "Riding the Drone" is a very short story of about 1150 words.
Rolling Thunder
Series: WINGS OF WAR, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 153,210. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Literature » War
(5.00 from 1 review)
Rolling Thunder is an historical novel about the decisive role politics played during the Vietnam war. Its characters range from men in the field to the Pentagon and the White House. Fighter pilots and Special Forces warriors try to do their best but are hampered by President Johnson, Secretary of Defense McNamara, and their staff members who despise the military.
A Quarter Yellow Sun
Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
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’.
Lethal Force
Price: Free! Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Special-forces soldier turned mercenary Steve West is dropped onto a remote Scottish island. His every movement will be tracked for ‘Lethal Force’, the most expensive video game ever made. He’s been told it’s just a story. But within seconds Steve is fighting for his life. ‘Lethal Force’ is a short story from Matt Lynn, best-selling author of the ‘Death Force’ series of thrillers.
DEPLOYMENT VIETNAM -Part 1
Price: Free! Words: 86,910. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Heart Of A Soldier
Price: Free! Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » War
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Flames And Arrows
Price: Free! Words: 69,190. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Literature » War
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
By Blood Spilt- Steele's Dien Bien Phu.
Series: By Blood Spilt, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 67,090. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Literature » War
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
A Knight Templar in the Holy Land, discovers the Ark of the Covenant. Cursed to an eternity of military servitude. Centuries later Steele is fighting in the French Foreign Legion at the battle of Dien Bien Phu. Amidst the horrors of war, Steele must keep the location of the Ark secret while fighting a formidable foe and the Brotherhood.
Behold, the Warrior's Pride
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(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.
Murder At Zero Hour
Price: Free! Words: 68,880. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
1916. William Grant, an American, joins the British Army during the Great War. He is posted to France, where he witnesses the horrors of war on the front line. During a dangerous night patrol, a captain is murdered, leading to a series of unanswered questions. With only his wits, Grant must solve the mystery while keeping his own skin intact. Will he be a victim of war or just another victim?
Daugher of Sparta: Chapter Three
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2016 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Literature » War
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Historic Heroines is pleased to release its first original fiction series: Daughter of Sparta by Kristen LePine. In Chapter Three, Gorgo, the daughter of King Cleomenes I, journeys through the Spartan village to meet her friend Phoebe, who is a priestess at the sanctuary of Artemis at Orthia.
Refuge
Price: Free! Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » War
(4.00 from 1 review)
In a time of war, where can one find solace? When everything has been taken away, what does one have left? One man on a train discovers his own answers to these questions as he flees from the horrors of Nazi Germany.
My Last Train Ride
Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
A short story of the last train ride a Jewish person takes until their arrival at a death camp.
Charlie 12 Victor
Price: Free! Words: 19,920. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
(4.00 from 1 review)
Captain Poole and his passenger are shot down in non-secured insurgent country. They both know, if they are found, it will likely mean an end to their lives. Attempts to launch a rescue are being planned, however all mission capable units are obligated to other critical missions. An Aide to the Secretary is able to contact the Sierra Warriors team. Will they make the rescue on time?
Singing Fool of Afghanistan
Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War
(3.00 from 1 review)
Jack’s helmet is hit by enemy sniper fire while on a patrol in Afghanistan. The concussion causes him to sing most everything. Their orders were to go ten klicks and check for enemy activity. Sergeant Evans decides to return to base with the wounded soldier.
Fulton Ridely
Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War
(2.25 from 4 reviews)
A story about a young man growing up in a town after a nuclear fallout

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