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Brits At The Alamo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
More than 30 British-born men fought for the Texas cause during the siege and battle of the Alamo. This is a concise and informative account of their deeds.
Blue Moon Reunion
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,510. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A Short Story - Escewiche Castle is under siege, and Lady Piper is accused of murder. Sir Robin of Escewiche, her only love, is dead and she wishes him to the devil for abandoning her and getting himself killed. Sir Robin is prisoner, and thoughts of avenging himself on the perfidious, greedy woman responsible for his imprisonment--Lady Piper of Auban.
Courted Sanctuary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,650. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Under divine protection, Luitgard and Sieglinde knew the Church would not find them. But when the Dominican Justin appears at their gates, they begin to question. Luitgard and Justin leave in search of answers while Sieglinde remains, struggling with a new role and a new relationship. As the threats grow, the women learn the truth about their protections and that living in peace is not possible.
VILLAGE UNDER SIEGE
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 30,710. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African, Fiction » Literary collections » African
Village under siege is a story that tells of the intrigues in a society that wants to keep up with the times but also wants to remain as it has been. is it possible to have your cake and eat it? find out what happens as a village full of potential and promise tries to establish its identity.
The Dove of Montségur
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 48,320. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
It is 1240 and a community of Cathars, persecuted for their beliefs, has withdrawn to the mountaintop fortress of Montségur, in southern France. This is the true story of their circumstances, their fate and their redemption, thanks to a young girl's bravery.
San Sebastian 1813
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,880. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
By the summer of 1813 the Peninsular War had reached a crisis. The Port of San Sebastian had to be captured, and captured fast if Wellington’s British armies were to avoid a humiliating retreat due to lack of supplies. But in San Sebastian was the wily French commander Louis Rey. The scene was set for a classic siege campaign.
For King and Country
Price: Free! Words: 87,910. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Told from the eyes of Charles Stuart, the Prince of Wales, For King and Country is set in England during its Civil War. Follow the young prince as he tries to balance his loyalties to his house with his loyalties to his people against the backdrop of the European enlightenment.
The Siege (A Wiener Blut Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Siege (A Wiener Blut Short Story) In a city under Siege - can a man from another world save everyone? When it comes to bringing coffee to Vienna, he will have to make a big sacrifice. ----- Also available as eBook: The Coffee Legacy (A Wiener Blut Novel) An old café, an even older legend and a new threat.
Look Up, Vicksburg! A Walking Tour of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Vicksburg, Mississippi is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Valiant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Langden Hawke’s bloody history has led him into some pretty tight scrapes, but none tighter than Fort Valiant. When the mercenary captain sells his sword to the fort’s desperate defenders, Langden believes he’s finally found an escape from his violent profession — if he can stay alive long enough to cash in the contract.