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Are There Heroes In Hell?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,290. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
USMC Lance Corporal Jackson Freebourne served on the front lines before his position was overrun and he was captured by Canadian forces and sent to an icy prison. If the elements don’t kill him, the guards might, and the only chance for survival involves keeping his head down and staying invisible. But it is hard to stay invisible when torture and death are the rules of the day.
Biography: For Liberty, A World War II Soldier's Inspiring Story of Courage, Survival and Reslience
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 87,500. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
What price did our World War II veterans pay for Liberty? “For Liberty”  is a World War II veteran’s inspiring life story of courage, sacrifice, survival and resilience   Ed was a  Jewish-American  soldier who served in the 399th Infantry Regiment of the 100th Division in Europe during World War 2.
Same War Different Battlefields
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,550. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Inspiring stories from civilians impacted by World War II.This collection of stories from World War II gives first-person accounts about the bombing of Hiroshima, the London Blitz, refugees fleeing invading Russian armies, living under Nazi occupation, life in wartime Germany, Japanese American internment and more. The narrators are your friends and neighbors from Colorado's Front Range.
The Return Ticket
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,940. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This is the story of a 1941 British Rail ticket and its journey from the UK to Singapore, Malaya and Thailand, eventually returning back to the UK four years after issue. Along the way, it sampled the delights of Cape Town, the hostile environment of the Malayan jungle, the horrors of working and surviving in various Japanese POW camps, and the joy of reunion with its owner’s wife and child.
The Dark Side Of Glory
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,160. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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The biographer of a highly decorated general learns that there is a hidden side to his life, involving a covered-up murder, a secret Japanese mistress, and an abandoned illegitimate daughter. As the story unfolds, it traces the general’s last command and the lives of its men, from its slow buildup to combat readiness, to its achieving fame in the Korean War.
German Eye
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: American English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
A German-American US Army officer is fighting in Europe during World War 2. Through an unfortunate series of events involving his brother's capture, he discovers a strange but useful skill. Passed down from his ancestors, Carl is learning to use the unique ability to save others, but will it get him in trouble himself?
Prisoner of War (POW) #74324
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Real heroes aren’t born. Rather, they are ordinary people who have risen to meet seemingly insurmountable challenges in the face of adversity. What really defines a person is the way they face those obstacles and overcome them. We don’t have to look to Hollywood to find examples; in fact, we need look no further than our backyards. My backyard, that is. My father, my dad, John Stermscheg, is such
World War II Cusp Mendacity
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,600. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history
World War II depicts another story of a traditional family,within two generations still enduring vivid painful memories as former Prisoners Of War (P.O.W.) A father passed on to his sons the same legacy as they became broken men aimlessly wandering around.
The One That Got Away
Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 91,190. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
Franz von Werra was the only German prisoner of war to escape and return to Germany after being captured by the Allies. An incredibly charismatic, inventive and self-confident man, he was a Luftwaffe ace shot down in the Battle of Britain. The One that Got Away tells the full and exciting story of his two daring escapes in England and his third and successful escape in Canada.
Sergeant Beasley: Memoirs of a WWII P.O.W.
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,600. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
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Sergeant Beasley: Memoirs of a WWII P.O.W. is a compilation of the memories of Sergeant Charles Palmer Beasley. It chronicles his life from youth in the hills of Crawford County, Indiana to the Civilian Conservation Corps to the Army Air Corps and as a prisoner of war at the Keifheide (Stalag Luft IV) P.O.W. camp in Germany.