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Evil Orwell: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
George Orwell seen as abettor of totalitarian rule, not its enemy. His character is called into question under analysis of his novel: Nineteen-Eighty-Four.
The Greatest Briton: Essays on Winston Churchill's Life and Political Philosophy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 159,680. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014 by M-y Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
After several decades of historical revisionism, Winston Churchill remains one of the most controversial figures in modern history. Critics allege he was a diehard imperialist and warmonger, a bitter opponent of the working classes and a maverick opportunist with an insatiable appetite for power. Despite his record as 'the man who won the war', he is often accused of being a war criminal.
Douglas Bader
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,660. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
A biography of heroic RAF fighter pilot Douglas Bader who fought throughout the Battle of Britain despite having lost both his legs in an earlier aircraft crash.
Brock and Becca - Chill Out In Churchill
Series: Brock and Becca Discover Canada. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,090. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by Books for Pleasure. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Canada / General
Brock and Becca traveled to Churchill, Manitoba on the shore of Hudson Bay. It is the polar bear capital of the world. Brock and Becca went on a dog sled ride, and Brock went out onto the tundra in a buggy with his dad where he saw at least a dozen polar bears. Your children will learn about Canada while being entertained with interesting and exciting stories in the Brock and Becca series.
Speaking of Giving
Series: Speaking Of. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A book containing 30 powerful quotes on the subject of giving. Taking and giving are two activities we perform daily, but we are all generally interested in taking, rather than giving. But giving is very important and has tremendous power, to bring abundance, happiness, peace and joy. This book is a collection of 30 quotes on giving which will open your eyes and your heart and take you to bliss
The Battle of Britain: A German Perspective - Luftwaffe, Aircraft Development, History, Concepts, Doctrine, Influence of Spanish Civil War, Luftkriegfuhrung, German Bombers, Douhet
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,710. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The German propagandists reveled in the seemingly endless successes of their military. Poland, Denmark, Norway, Belgium, Holland, and France had all fallen to the sword. By late summer, few in the world would have disputed that the fate of England could be any different on the eve of what was to become known as the Battle of Britain.
Walter Mepham
Price: Free! Words: 28,450. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Personal family histories intermingle with scenes of life before, during and beyond The Great War, the First World War 1914-18, to present day conflict across the globe in the 21st century. Decisions to be made to fight or not to fight, to kill, or be killed. The role of political, religious and military leaders, and the populations they send to war, the inglorious, and tragic consequences of war.
When I See Fire
Price: Free! Words: 38,170. Language: British English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Hitler won WWII, and I can't stop the cannibalistic monster inside of me from ripping the world into pieces. No one can. Not even Jack Spencer, the descendent of Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill. People are dying. People deserve to die. Come on Jackie, catch me.
The Anglo-American Loan of 1946: U.S. Economic Opportunism and the Start of the Cold War
Price: Free! Words: 36,550. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » History » European
The Anglo-American Loan of 1946 rescued Britain from bankruptcy after WWII. Its conditions would impose American economic hegemony on Britain, substitute the dollar for the pound as the world currency, hasten the decline of the British Empire, lay the groundwork for the Marshall Plan, alienate the Soviet Union (which did not get a similar loan or plan), and contribute to start of the cold war.
A Glass of Water
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,480. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Don't look now, but...what dramatic form would you expect the French to impose on English history? Bedroom farce, of course. Good Queen Anne and the Churchills, Winston's ancestors, are here in Eugene Scribe's nineteenth-century classic, riding high as the Duke and Duchess of Marlborough.