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By Blood Spilt - Steele's Death March
Price: Free! Words: 64,230. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Sergeant Steele and the 5 Regiment Etrangere d'Infanterie are caught up in the treacherous Japanese coup d’état in French Indochina. Steele and the Legionnaires must fight their way to safety over more than one thousand miles of mountainous terrain and thick jungle relentlessly pursued by the Japanese and the brotherhood led by Steele’s sworn enemy, Jean.
The Battle of Bir Hakeim June 1942 Triumph of the Free French
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
My e-book looks at a critical point in the desert war for control of Libya and Africa during World War II. The time is June 1942 when the superior might of Field Marshal's Afrika Corps was pitted in a all out fight for control of a desert oasis, possession of which would give the Germans access to Tobruk, a strategic coastal city. I have relied on news reports, army communiques and oral histories.
By Blood Spilt - Steele's Verdun
Series: By Blood Spilt, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,780. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Sergeant Steele is thrust into the carnage of World War One with the French Foreign Legion fighting a desperate battle at Verdun. Based on the Legions incredible advance through heavily defended German positions fact and fiction are intertwined. Steele must face the enemy and the Brotherhood in an attempt to rescue a young woman taken prisoner by his nemesis, Jean.
Corsican Justice
Series: Hardy Durkin Travel Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 62,070. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Corsican Justice: Start with a small slice of France on a sunny isle, add Corsican gangsters, arms smuggling, the Russian mob, a cold-case murder and a tad of romance stirred up by hiking tour owner-cum-tech spy Hardy Durkin and you’ve got one helluva ride.
By Blood Spilt- Steele's Dien Bien Phu.
Series: By Blood Spilt, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,190. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
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A Knight Templar in the Holy Land, discovers the Ark of the Covenant. Cursed to an eternity of military servitude. Centuries later Steele is fighting in the French Foreign Legion at the battle of Dien Bien Phu. Amidst the horrors of war, Steele must keep the location of the Ark secret while fighting a formidable foe and the Brotherhood.
Report From Mali
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,680. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
One million Tuareg have crossed the Sahara for a thousand years, but only in the 20th century have these Blue Men of the Dune Sea crossed the black lines of maps, and realized that they were stateless, and outlaws. Their liberation movement goes back a century but has been hijacked by Islamists in this Arab Spring, while the nobles of the 30 drum groups look on helplessly.
Kepi Blanc
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013 by Petra Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Gerhardt was born to be a soldier - to fight and die with honour for his country. But when a chance encounter in the North African desert finds him pitted against the legendary French Foreign Legion, Gerhardt embarks on a harrowing odyssey across the changing landscape of modern warfare, discovering what it truly means to be a soldier.
March 10: The Story of a Special Day
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Trivia, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
March 10: The Story of a Special Day covers everything that makes this day very special. From celebrations around the world to significant moments in history, birthdays, zodiac signs, and all-month events, this ebook makes a perfect birthday present or anniversary gift, one that will be kept and remembered long after an ordinary birthday card has been forgotten!
My Name is Legion
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
On a blistering battlefield in World War II, the legendary French Foreign Legion confronts its toughest enemy: itself. A cruel twist of war divides the Legion into those who fight for a Free France and those who fight for the German-controlled French Vichy Government. Now, men who previously lived, fought, and died together are forced to spill one another’s blood.