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C-Cameron: Donald Cameron's Memoirs of World War II in Bomber Command
Price: Free! Words: 17,640. Language: British English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Military
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In 1939, Britain declared war on Germany, and a young Canadian working at the experimental gardens in Craibstone, Scotland, voluntarily enlisted in the Royal Air Force. These are the memoirs of my late grandfather, Don Cameron, Lancaster bomber pilot with RAF Squadron 115 based at Witchford, Cambridgeshire, England. They cover his training, his active service, and his later flying with BOAC.
Pouvez-pas faire la guerre à côté !
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 20. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: French. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Juin 1944. Sans prévenir, la guerre s'abat sur un petit coin de terre normande. Elle va bouleverser des habitudes immémoriales et la vie quotidienne de nombreux paysans. C'est la situation tragi-comique de l'un d'entre eux qui est ici relatée. Les personnes civiles ont été oubliée très longtemps de la mémoire du D-Day et de la bataille de Normandie. Juin 2014 sera l'occasion de leur rendre hommage
Omaha !
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 19. Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: French. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
2004. Un survivant d'Omaha la sanglante a décidé de revenir sur les lieux. Tout au long de sa vie, le vieil homme a cherché à comprendre pourquoi il était le seul survivant dans la barge qui l'avait amené sur la plage. Pourquoi lui !
EndShard - A Mass Effect Fan Novel
Price: Free! Words: 93,620. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Reaper war has destroyed their worlds leaving entire star systems decimated and whole civilizations erased from history. The people of the galaxy look to one person - one human - for salvation. Can the efforts of one woman succeed where innumerable peoples before her kind have failed? Join Commander Karen Shepard in this re-imagined ending to the Bioware game "Mass Effect 3".
The Mass Effect Universe - a Primer
Price: Free! Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
This document is a Primer designed to familiarize the author's readers with the universe, background and characters of Mass Effect. It is intended to be read before downloading and reading the author's novel - "EndShard: A Mass Effect Fan Novel." This Primer was written and assembled by Karen E. Politte, the author of "EndShard: A Mass Effect Fan Novel".
Last Tales of Mercia 1-10
Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 72,000. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
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The first Norman castle is being built in Engla-lond--whether the Anglo-Saxons want it or not. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. All ten stories form a prequel to the novel, "Edric the Wild." Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.
The Best Kept Secret In Normandy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
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A tourist in France comes across Cinderella's legendary glass slipper and is turned into the princess she always dreamed of. Will she always see true beauty on the inside or will the spell be broken?
Norman A Journey Through Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,940. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
From the 1920's to the swinging 60's and beyond. From the cold Atlantic Waters to the beaches of Normandy. From Sumatra and the Japanese surrender to Africa, this book follows Norman's true and remarkable story over 90 years. We meet Winston Churchill and Royalty. From Vera Lynn to Princess Margaret. Norman's journey will take you through an amazing period of drama in war and peace.
The Rommel Mission
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,400. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Major Helder, an officer on the staff of Rommel’s headquarters, witnesses the failure of the German army to prevent its Allies’ success on D-day. Although he expects Rommel to somehow master the crisis, he soon realizes the Field Marshall himself doesn’t believe in victory. Indeed, the major soon becomes caught up in a plot to turn over the German Armies in the West to the Allies.
We Three Kings - King Richard II, King Henry IV and King Henry V
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,440. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
This book brings to life King Richard II, King Henry IV and King Henry V of England, described sometimes as "Bad king, fair king and good king." Through the eyes of two Irish brothers, we travel with these kings from 1377-1422 A.D. through Wales, England and France, reliving the battles of Shrewsbury and Agincourt and experiencing everyday trials and victories.