Books tagged: normandy

The adult filter is active; there may be additional content. To view this content, click the "Adult Content" button above to change your filtering option.

Found 22 results

Lessons from the Normandy Invasion of World War II: Staff Development, Deception Operations, and Force Projection - Complexity of Planning, Sluggish Progress, Signals Intelligence and SHAEF Staff
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,040. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
While the Normandy invasion ultimately led to the liberation of France and Europe from Nazi Germany, it was not achieved without a considerable amount of planning. Popular history has ignored some of the key aspects of this operation that illustrate the complexity of the planning in this undertaking.
The Clockwork Heart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
On the battlefields of France at the height of the Second World War, sœur Salomé struggles to save the American soldiers who have come to fight for her homeland. The German forces press ever closer, though, and Salomé can help only a very few of the men who need her. When David Webber crosses her path, Salomé finds herself drawn towards the handsome, young soldier in spite of her vows.
King William I “The Conqueror” – A Short Biography
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016 by Doug West. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
William the Conqueror was one of the greatest soldiers and rulers of the Middle Ages. He was the Duke of Normandy from 1035 and the King of England from 1066 until his death.
Shadows of Al-Bara
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,820. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Dual storyline connects the First Crusade with the world of archaeologists, forgers and smugglers. The main character is drawn into a criminal investigation of a murder and the circumstances guide her around Europe, from the Mediterranean and Turkey to Normandy in a historical parallel that reveals the reality behind a modern-day mystery of Saint Wenceslaus' helmet.
Ghostly Water
Price: Free! Words: 83,620. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
"Ghostly Water" Is the memoir of a necromancer living in mid-eleventh century Europe. Follow his recruitment as an orphan into the realm of learned men and his initiations into the esoteric sciences and Hermetic arts. He surpasses his mentors by discovering Ghostly Water the most powerful of magic potions. He tries to be a good man, but he has a dark side that mirrors the times in which he lives.
Footsteps of D-Day
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,010. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
An easily read description of The 1944 D-Day invasion, and the Normandy of today, from a journalist who has spent a decade in research.
Condensed Analysis of the Ninth Air Force in the European Theater of Operations of World War II - D-Day, Normandy, Ardennes, Battle of the Bulge, Middle Wallop, Biggin Hill, Second World War
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,900. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This unique document is an analytical study of the operating procedures and functional organization of tactical air power as developed by the Ninth Air Force in the war of Western Europe.
The Last Eyewitnesses, World War II Memories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,530. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
This book was written to help celebrate the 70th anniversary of D-Day and to preserve the last personal voices of the truly great soldiers that went ashore at Normandy. Soon all these brave men will pass to another time and place. We believe that they should never be forgotten. We interviewed 14 of these warriors and this book may be the last documented eyewitness’s memories of D –Day.
Finders Keepers
Series: Norman Brides. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,230. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » General
Stunning, willful Lady Melissa of Saxony refuses to kneel before the Norman invaders so she slips away before the siege of her home only to find herself at the mercy of the enemy she is attempting to escape. Now she must decide if she can trust her heart to a Norman lord. Can she truly believe Luke’s profession of love? Or is he intent on exacting vengeance for her part in his brother’s death?
That Summer in Normandy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,030. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Nelly Spencer, an animal rescuer in northern France, investigates an isolated farm in Normandy, where she discovers an Allied jeep from the D-Day invasion. An elderly farm lady, Louise, recounts the story of an injured Canadian soldier she hid in the summer of 1944, and his love for a nurse who risked betrayal. Louise's revelations confront Nelly with the uncertainty surrounding her own childhood.