Books tagged: first world war

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Joseph Herbert Kirkby – Battle of the Somme - 10th July 1916
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
After the battles in France, Lil is one of millions of women left trying to keep her home and family together. With eight children, and the War Office dragging their feet, she needs to think of something quickly. What further sacrifices will she need to make?
Transformation of the German Reichsheer - German Army After World War I, Wehrmacht, General Hans von Seeckt, Nazis and Hitler, Invasions of Poland and France, Operation Barbarossa, Second World War
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,500. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
Following the end of the World War I, the major combatants engaged in varying degrees of reorganization and reformation to incorporate the lessons learned from the conflict. Germany faced the pressing need to quickly reconstitute and reorganize her armed forces to meet both external and internal threats.
Moriarty and the Massacre of Mammon
Price: Free! Words: 10,990. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Literature » Literary
London, summer of 1915. Moriarty, the 'Napoleon of Crime', tries to outwit 'The Other Mr M' to invest his profits into financing the First World War. Both sides of it. As the body count rises on an epic scale, Moriarty leads us through a maze of plot twists. A clever tale with dark humour and characters that could come straight out of the tales of Sherlock Holmes whom Moriarty despises deeply.
Full Tide
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 119,230. Language: American English. Published: December 24, 2015 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Alternative history
An alternative history of the First World War and subsequent events, exploring what might have happened if the Kaiser had decided not to invade Belgium and had attacked Russia instead. This is a compilation of the three books in the Gray Tide series, with additional material and photos included.
Trilogy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,360. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The Court of Crows is not something you want to experience more than once. But you have no choice if they want something from you. You have no say about where they send you, or even when they send you. Do the job they give you and hope they bring you back. Life would be far sweeter if the Court left Callie and me alone. Contains Blackmailed Assassin, Black Fragments, and Splinters.
Smithers Hits a Six
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: British English. Published: November 1, 2015 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Literature » War
Lieutenant John Smith was not a gentleman in the opinion of the pilots of 32 Squadron. He hadn’t attended public school and he was dashedly bad at cricket. But “Smithers” was going to prove his doubters wrong that day. Smithers Hits a Six is an anti-Biggles story for the modern reader. Like many real pilots he survives more on luck than judgement in the dangerous skies of the Western Front.
The Great Escapes of World War I - True Escape Stories of Prisoners of War From WWI
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,470. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The principal countries that would go on to comprise both the Triple Entente (France, Russia and the United Kingdom), and the Triple Alliance (Germany, Austria-Hungary and Italy) in World War I, signed this document, and so were bound by international law to abide by it.
Blackmailed Assassin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Who do the Court of Crows use to carry out their judgements? Me. Why do they use me? Because they know I will do anything to get Callie back. Killing monsters is all very well but you don’t understand the meaning of the word ‘monsters’ until the Court of Crows use you. This time the Court is split on a judgement. Will I get Callie back? Does home still exist? Are you sure?
Red Rosa Goes To War
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 150,290. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 1, 2015 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
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An alternative history, exploring the effects of the rise of a socialist order in Germany and across Europe in the final phase of World War I. For radical socialist and anti-war campaigner, Rosa Luxemburg, now Chancellor of Germany, there was a problem: to accept an armistice and end the war on the terms offered by the Allies would mean surrendering to the Capitalists and their ideals…
Crimson Roses Beatrice Fraser’s WWI Letters & Memorabilia
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,210. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Beatrice Fraser's World War I Letters & Memorabilia, from French hospitals. As VAD, or Voluntary Aid Detachment, Beatrice Fraser was one of thousands of women who risked life and limb during WWI. Compiled by Fiona Polak, Beatrice's granddaughter, and accepted into the Imperial War Museum's library collection, Crimson Roses is a vivid recollection of Beatrice's experiences during a most Unholy War