Books tagged: historical events

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Impossible Journey, A Tale of Times and Truth
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,770. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
This is a unique Science-fiction novel, specifically time-travel, with a twist and a message. It's about some scientists from the near future who decide to go back to the garden of Eden and try to prevent the fall, thus putting an end to all evil. But they can only go so far one time and at one point they get pulled to their future. it covers 6 historical periods as well as one in the future.
Waiting for Grace
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,030. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Based on a TRUE story Finally, she speaks … After three hundred years of silence, Virginia’s only convicted witch finally speaks! And the story she tells varies substantially from the rumors and wild speculation that have passed for truth concerning Grace Sherwood’s famous 1703 witchcraft trial.
Hannibal The Conqueror
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Hannibal The Conqueror take his troops across the Alps to Battles Roman troops. Drama, Action, Adventure.
Zipangu, Year of the Dog 1274: The Second Wave
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Price: Free! Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Set in Zipangu (ancient Japan) at the time of the first Mongol invasion, The Second Wave is the story of Chen who survives the typhoon sent by sun-goddess Amaterasu to protect the island chain. Washed up on a beach and close to death, he is rescued by monks from the nearby temple. He evades capture by adapting to life among them until the time of the second invasion.
The Heritage Paper
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,230. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
History changes with each turn of the page! What seems like an innocent school project to trace family history, reveals a dark secret, leaving Veronica Peterson trapped in a mother’s nightmare. Her instincts are to protect her daughter’s safety at any cost, but knows that Maggie might be the only chance to prevent a sequel of the world's worst horror story … and must let her run toward the danger.
The Admiral and the General.
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 12,320. Language: British English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
This play is about a little known Commonwealth expedition to wage war against the Spanish in the Caribbean. This hasty and ill planned expedition could in hindsight be called a fiasco with both the naval commander and the army commander ending up inside the tower of London on their return.
Rainbird's Awakening
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,780. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Rainbird relates through her diary how her father had been a secret volunteer in a highly confidential undertaking by the Menzies Government in the 1950s. She tells how her brother Archer embarks on a mission to reveal the truth, and in so doing discovers a massive government cover-up. His quest to find the truth and gain compensation is met by intimidation, bloodshed and murder.
Cochran's Creek
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,800. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014 by DannaGrace Global Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Cochran's Creek is a purely Oklahoma story of a man, a place, and a time in history. The author, Charles E. Hallmark enjoyed living in Oklahoma & Texas most of his life & uses his expertise of local history & survival skills in this historical novel about Will Cochran. In it he follows what might have been the life of a certain settler whose name lives on in Cochran Creek in Murray County.
The Bones of War
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Series: The Immortal American, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,370. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Violet Adams is damned. Damned to live through her grief, the first year of the American Revolution, soldiering, spying, and sniping. Her eternal heart keeps beating no matter who shoots through it, or who breaks it. But she just might have found someone who can cherish it.