Books tagged: british empire

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MEIN KAMPF by Adolf Hitler - A demystification!
You set the price! Words: 95,330. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » European
A commentary on MEIN KAMPF by Adolf Hitler, from a totally new and different angle.
The Spice Bride
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,240. Language: British English. Published: May 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Christian » Historical
No more than a pawn in a business deal. Grace is married off to secure both her father's and her husband-to-be's businesses. With such an inglorious beginning, can love flourish? ***Please note this is a CLEAN Romance***
Anima and the Goat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,710. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Journalist Charlotte Drummond is the rare independent woman in 1880s London. When her cousin is kidnapped in India, Charlotte finds herself harnessing high technology with a colorful team to find her. But mysterious forces confront the team on its epic mission to the remote mountains of the Hindu Kush. And in Charlotte’s nightmares hovers violence and a loathsome man in a cave. And the tigers.
The Miseries of Mr. Sparrows
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,930. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This baroquely written tragicomedy follows the misadventures of the hapless law clerk Robin Sparrows as he searches the foggy streets of an almost-London for the Empire's greatest villain.
Letters of a Noble Mind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,840. Language: British English. Published: September 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Through personal letters, journals, and newspaper extracts, Victorian London's high society candidly reveals itself, replete with the moral conflicts and impositions that defined the age. In their own private words, the 19th century's social elite unveil the plots and intrigues that colour their privileged lives. Laced within the genteel elegance of their written language lies the truth of their
Into the Hidden Valley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,810. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2015 by Bygone Era Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Charles Taylor was raised in the typical British manner of the late Victorian era: distant from his father, George, a civil servant in India. After his father’s untimely death, Charles finds himself on a path of discovery about George’s contributions to the worsening relations between the subcontinent and the Crown. A past as hidden as the Apatani valley which protects its secrets well.
The Modern British Empire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,730. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
The people who built the British Empire were not unique in their courage, ambition or greed. Whether we learn a lesson or not from reading about them, one thing is certain. The history of the Empire's rise and decline is full of drama and tragedy. No playwright or novelist has ever imagined a story more rich or textured than that offered by the true experiences of actual people.
The Prince of Alexandria
Price: Free! Words: 89,430. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(4.00)
Egypt is on the brink of civil war. It's not present day but 1882, when an American journalist and British soldier meet in Alexandria and form a lifelong friendship. The journalist finds the big story he's been searching for. The soldier, Benjamin Worthington finds love.
Airfleets Over Ostend (a steampunk short story)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,920. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The third short story in the Clockwork Imperium series. The mysterious and alluring Myra Abernathy has disappeared without a trace, and Henry Emerson is left wondering just who she really was, and who she really worked for. But dark events in Europe soon overtake him, cutting short his search. A Flemish rebellion in Belgium threatens King Leopold II, and Henry's airship squadron is sent to help.
A Late Monsoon
Price: Free! Words: 5,970. Language: British English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.00)
On the shaded veranda of a post colonial Bombay hotel, two men shelter from the pre monsoon heat. Their generations and ideologies differ but they share the same turbulent moment in time. As they muse on the consequences of their changing world, they confront each other with questions affecting each of their personal worlds; questions they would prefer not to face.