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The British Army - History & Present
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,110. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011 by M&S Direct Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
Military Buffs, History Students, Historical Trivia Lovers and Even Students of Politics... Nowhere else in just one edition will you find such complete information! ) * Dozens of Battles from Around the World. * The Reforms from Early History to Modern Day. * The Undisputed Influence on the World Today. A Complete Resource Under One Cover!
Talwar
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 216,510. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Imagine a corporation so powerful that it rules trade across the globe, fuels the first world war, creates governments and gives birth to new countries. It is 1746, the corporation is the East India Company and French and British trade interests are fighting for control of the decaying Moghul empire. A magnificent blend of historical adventure and romance "in the great tradition of James Clavell
The Boston Tea Party: A History Just for Kids
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,370. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Who would have thought that destroying tea would start a revolution?! In this exciting book, you will learn about one of the most important events in American history. Written just for kids, you'll learn what led up to the revolt, what happened during it, what happened because of it, and most importantly, you will learn just what it was like to be a kid during the Boston Tea Party.
The Battle of Pulu Aor (1804)
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Series: Bretwalda Battles, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
A key naval action that confirmed British control of the Indian Ocean and its rich trade at a crucial point in the Napoleonic Wars.
Considerable Advantage
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,660. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
An author searching for his family roots discovers a journal written by his great-grandfather. The journal contains remarkable revelations and curious items of physical evidence relating to murder and political conspiracy at the height of Victorian England's golden age of progress.
An Orphan’s Lure of the Far East
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Price: Free! Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century
An Orphan’s Lure of the Far East is a short story about two brothers living at a brook near the Dutch town of Delft during the eighteen century. During their stay in a Church run orphanage, the two van der Beek brothers dreamt of adventure and fortune that could be made in the Far East. It is a typical bittersweet tale depicting human courage, self-preservation and destiny.
The Star of India
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Series: A Voice from New Mill Creek, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 168,490. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
A young Frenchman of noble birth becomes a world shaper. Set in the colorful time of the 18th century European East India Companies, Jean-Louis Dupon perseveres as he strives to take his place as a royal of France. The Star of India is the second novel of a three novel drama series called A Voice from New Mill Creek.
Government Actions in the Demise of the Thugs (1829-1835) and Sikh Terrorists (1980-1993) and Lessons for the United States - Terrorism in India, Kali, Punjab, Gandhi, al-Qaeda Comparisons
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,350. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
The history of the successful counterterrorism campaigns against the Thugs [1829-1835] and Sikh terrorists [1980-1993] show a number of commonalities in the actions taken by the governments in power at that time.
Falcon at the Court of Siam
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 69,680. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by Proglen. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Set toward the end of the seventeenth century, Falcon at the Court of Siam recounts the true story of Constantine Phaulkon, a Greek of low birth who spectacularly rose to fame, and infamy, as King Narai's favourite courtier - in effect, if not in name, First Minister of Siam. No other foreigner, before or since, has ever held such a position of power and influence in Siam.
Sharon Ann
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Price: Free! Words: 11,600. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Sharon Ann is a short story to introduce a main character of A Voice from New Mill Creek: The Methodists, an historical fiction novel that is available online today. She was a teenager who grew up in England during the rise of the Methodist religion. Circumstances caused her to be among the first group of Methodist colonists to arrive in Norfolk Towne, of the colony of Virginia in 1737.