Books tagged: french foreign legion

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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.
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.
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. These 37 Tuareg tribesman will leave Mali as “white men” and they will arrive in Morocco, four days & 1400 miles later, as “black men.” It is January 2012. In this Arab Spring the Tuareg will yield to the new world order or wreck it.
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.