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Tyrtaeus: A Tragedy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 37,690. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2017 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Categories: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Written in the early 1940s under Nazi terror and set in ancient Sparta during the 2nd Messenean War in the 7th century BCE, "Tyrtaeus" dramatizes contemporary political concerns—the brutality of totalitarianism, the precariousness of democracy, and the sociopolitical role of art—through the prism of Greek elegiac poet Tyrtaeus’ involvement in the conflict. A perennial play that speaks to all ages.
Point Ultimate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,040. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The Enemy rules the Earth and you will die if you resist... unless you can sneak your way to Point Ultimate. By a master writer for Star Trek and The Outer Limits.
The Terrible Beauty of Dictatorship
You set the price! Words: 56,240. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Law » Public
In 2016, Donald Trump was elected US President. Many across the globe are concerned he plans to institute a dictatorship, which is supposedly contrary to liberal–democratic values. Yet, despite current public opinion, republics like the US regularly resort to dictatorship, while a need for dictatorship has been recognized by prominent republican thinkers.
Paper Rings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,820. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Teodor is just twenty-two, a student struggling to survive under the regime of President Ceau┼čescu. One day his world is turned upside down when Ariella, a young Italian girl arrives in the city. For him it is love at first sight. But there is one big obstacle: contact between Romanians and Westerners is not allowed by the laws of the tyrannical regime. Will they be able to continue their romance?
How Hitler Seized Power: Could It Happen In America?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2016 by Lobathian Publishers. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Never in the history of our inspired experiment in self-government has our nation been in greater danger. If we value our freedom and democracy, we must understand how the Germans lost theirs in 1933. Could it happen in the USA?
Freedom's Hammer: Abradus, Viridian’s Secret
Series: Contact. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,490. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015 by Rob Preece. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
In a prison planet ruled by a ruthless oligarchy, freedom is just a dream. But when one man is given a chance to help overthrow the dictatorship, he finds himself in a position to become Freedom's Hammer... even if this means going up against those who gave him the chance. Exciting SF action in Kenneth E. Ingle's Contact universe.
Hibernia Unanimis
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 88,290. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Germany has taken steps to guarantee her loans are repaid. In an effort to ensure that Ireland keeps up her payments, a German politician sits on the Irish government in an advisory role but, in fact, he holds significant power. It is in this situation that a schizophrenic megalomaniac makes his deadly move to throw them out and take over Ireland and reunite North and South by force as a dictator.
Resurrection Of The Impaler
Series: Memorable Verse, Book 24. Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
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These three weird poems offer a different spin on the Dracula legend, this time with the Impaler as an aristocrat of sorts, who descends on the world in an age of darkness, and creates - then feeds on, the suffering of those under his dominion. No adult-only content. ~500 words.
Animal Theater
Series: 2nd Civil War. Price: Free! Words: 81,870. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
UFO cults, mass suicides, clones, designer drugs, brain-implants, propaganda, mind control, war, politics and conspiracies big and small -this collection contains all 20 previously published Second Civil War stories.
Closets
Series: Poetry By Heart, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
What price freedom? The price is courage and vigilance. Alas...will they come to us in time? Three poems, 520 words