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At Least Once More
Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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It's the year 1415 in France, near a place called Agincourt. The English mercenaries are awoken by King Henry V's legendary St Crispin's day speech. Meanwhile,two soldiers, Thomas and Jack, don't seem to be that enthusiastic about the coming battle...
The Making Of A Chopper Pilot
Price: Free! Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Captain Greg Michaels has always dreamed of going to the US Military Academy at West Point. He receives an appointment to West Point and graduates fifth in his class. He selects Air Cavalry as his branch and is assigned to the US Army Aviation School and becomes a qualified chopper pilot. He completes two tours in Afghanistan and is awarded a Silver Star for bravery.
The Battle of Brighton 1377
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,180. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Medieval
In 1377 a powerful French fleet landed an army on the beach at Brighton - then a small fishing village known as Brighthelmstone. The village went up in flames and the French stormed inland to loot, plunder, murder and rape. The local militia mustered at Lewes under local knights and set out to attack the French and exact revenge. The climatic battle was fought just to the east of the modern town.
How To Make an English Longbow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Archery, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Woodworking
Let this concise guide show you how to make your own English Longbow. One of the easiest to make traditional selfbows. This book will show you how to select the wood, make the jigs, tiller the bow. Everything you need to know to make your very own longbow.
Villein
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,990. Language: British English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
England 1381: The people of England are suffering under the greed of the nobility and the weakness of the king. But one man is willing to stand against their tyranny. A man of common birth who nevertheless rises up to become one of England's greatest heroes.
If You Go Down In The Woods
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 87,680. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The French invasion of England in 1215-1217 is little known fact. Helping England's King John fight the French were bands of archers under a man known as Willikin of the Weald. Willikin did not have an army; he had small bands of ordinary freemen willing to lay down their lives to remain free of French rule. Two of those men were the twin brothers Godfrey and Thomas Wulfson of Iping.