Books tagged: 20th century

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The Open Source Time Machine and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,960. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
THE OPEN SOURCE TIME MACHINE Just like information, time wants to be free. THE GETTYSBURG PARADOX The greatest battle of all time, secretly fought by time travelers. KILLING MISTER WILSON Every time traveler wants to kill Hitler. Only one actually stopped him. This book is rated T according to the AO3 content rating system.
Hunting Eichmann | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
Hunting Eichmann How A Band of Survivors and A Young Spy Agency Chased Down the World’s Most Notorious Nazi Summary and Analysis By Summary Station There are few people that can claim responsibility for the terror that was inflicted on the Jews. One such man was Adolf Eichmann. As he was one of the men that was considered the Architect of the Holocaust, he gave orders to gather Jews into ghettos
Double Cross | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » North America
Double Cross The Story of the Mobster Who Controlled America Summary and Analysis From Chuck Giancana & Sam Giancana by Summary Station This beautifully written book isn’t merely a tale of a mobster’s life; it reveals the pain of a notorious person’s family. Also, Double Cross is a tale of the love and compassion a younger brother has for his older, successful, but ruthless sibling.
For the Love of Maude
Series: The Dear Maude Trilogy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,360. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Hiding in history isn’t the thrill Emily imagined—nor is time travel. Her husband, Dell, is injured and may not recover. Then Shane, Dell’s parallel self, arrives. He’s young, hot, and ready to challenge Emily’s feelings. The 1920s roared even louder with Shane around. Can her marriage survive? And will her desire to be just like her late aunt cause Emily to risk everything for the love of Maude?
The Sherry-Netherland Hotel Fire New York City April 12, 1927
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » North America
The Sherry-Netherland opened for business on November 1, 1927. In the spring of '27 a large fire brought about construction delays. The failure of a standpipe nearly resulted in the building's destruction. My e-book looks at the era of great hotel construction in New York City. Architects designed the Sherry-Netherland, the Pierre, the Breakers (Miami) and many more great hotels in the 1920s.
My One and Only Knight
Series: Medieval Time Travel. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,140. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In MY ONE AND ONLY KNIGHT Penelope finds a strangely dressed man washed up on the beach. Thomas was stolen from his home, duty and responsibility to find himself in an unfamiliar time and place. Find out what happened before the MERRIWEATHER SISTERS came to live with Aunt Pittypat. This novella can be read at any point in the series as it takes place before the other novels.
Grrrls on the Side
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,640. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017 by Duet Books. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
The year is 1994 and alternative is in—except for high schooler Tabitha Denton; she is uninterested in boys, lonely, and sidelined by former friends. When she picks up a zine at a punk concert, she finds an escape—an ad for a Riot Grrrl meet-up. There, Tabitha discovers herself, love, and how to stand up for what’s right.
Killing Mister Wilson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Alternative history
Every time traveler wants to kill Hitler. Only one actually stopped him.
The Unthronged Oracle
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 90,250. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
Laura Riding was a major poet whose poems, though widely admired and influential, have been little understood. Her subsequent renunciation of poetry in the 1940s gave rise to bemusement. Jack Blackmore tackles the causes of the neglect of Riding's poetry and establishes new and productive approaches to the poems.
Going New Wave -- a short story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017 by Studio Z-7 Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Alternative history
It’s the early 1980s. A small-time rock band plays the dive bars and dreams of bigger and better things. A young dude who writes lyrics, posts flyers and sends out publicity packets for the band gives his perspective from behind the scenes as the group deals with drunken audiences, records an album, changes musical format to new wave, and brings in an ambitious female singer.