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Blackmail
Series: Ann's War Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,180. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2018 by Goylake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Blackmail is book three in the Ann's War Mystery Series written by Hannah Howe, author of the Amazon #1 Sam Smith Mystery Series.
Evolution of United States Military Landmine Doctrine and Employment - History from World War I and II to Korea and Vietnam Wars, Study Addresses Technological Innovation and Shifts in Doctrine
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,680. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study examines the development of the U.S. military's approach to landmine warfare, from its earliest beginnings in the first half of the 1800s to the modern era. It addresses both technological innovation, in response to new enemy tactics, as well as shifts in doctrine. Examining different eras, it explores the way soldiers improvised employment methods and leaders shifted doctrine.
The Decisiveness of the Battle of Midway: Implications of the World War II Battle in the Context of the Pacific War and Strategic Decision Making by the Allies and the Japanese
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,650. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Since the end of the Pacific War, scholars have commonly viewed the Battle of Midway as both a decisive battle, as well as the turning point, of that war. The historiography of Midway has evolved over time, yet the vast majority of research has sought to improve the common understanding of the tactical details of the battle itself.
The Akeing Heart. Letters Between Sylvia Townsend Warner, Valentine Ackland and Elizabeth Wade White.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 141,370. Language: British English. Published: March 26, 2018 by Kate Macdonald. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
The Akeing Heart is the story of the tormented relationships between the British novelist and poet Sylvia Townsend Warner; her life partner Valentine Ackland; their American friend who threatened their happiness, Elizabeth Wade White; and Elizabeth’s neglected partner Evelyn Holahan.
Invasion
Series: Ann's War Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2018 by Goylake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Invasion is book two in the Ann's War Mystery Series written by Hannah Howe, author of the Amazon #1 Sam Smith Mystery Series.
The Good Russians
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » History » Russian
This book is meant as an attempt to reframe the discussion and point out that by fuelling further Russophobia, the media and other influencers are playing right into Putin’s hands.
The Spanish Civil War: Failure at the Strategic Level - Report on the Dress Rehearsal for World War II, Franco and Hitler, Relationships Between Spain, Britain, France, USSR, U.S., Germany, and Italy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
The Spanish Civil War (1936-1939) was a military and political struggle between Left and Right-wing factions in Spain. Despite the likelihood the Spanish Civil War would lead to a larger war in Europe, pro-democracy countries chartered a course of nonintervention and isolationism.
Call to Arms: Modern LGBTQ+ fiction of the Second World War
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 97,710. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017 by Manifold Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Seventeen stories, thirteen authors, a second war. Once again Manifold Press's writers explore the lives of LGBTQ+ people and their war-time experience in cities, towns and countryside across the world. Amidst war and peace, in the thick of violence or in an unexpected lull, these stories of the Second World War take the reader far and wide, from loss and parting to love and homecoming.
Betrayal
Series: Ann's War Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2017 by Goylake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Betrayal is book one in the Ann's War Mystery Series written by Hannah Howe, author of the Amazon #1 Sam Smith Mystery Series.
Glory Girls
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 82,910. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2017 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Mary, Anne, Iris and tough little Effie form a formidable group when, in 1939, they join the FANYs, or more precisely the First Aid Nursing Yeomanry, euphemistically calling themselves 'The Glory Girls'.