Books tagged: victorians

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The Sails Turn
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 105,570. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
During the story, derelict Gatesby Windmill is restored with the discovery of documents leading to an investigation into the lives of the family who lived at the windmillin the 1850’s, and their neighbours. Further restoration leads to a more sinister discovery and gradually a 150 year old mystery is pieced together. Relationships develop as people discover more about each other and the past
As Good As Anybody And Better Than Most
Price: Free! Words: 51,630. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
My book is part fact, part fiction, based on my family history. Although times have been hard for my family, for generations there have been tales of royal connections. Riches to rags you might say, because there have certainly been rags. Methodism and socialism helped bring about a high family moral code.
Gallantry Awards at Rorke's Drift
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,610. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
'Zulu!' - the epic motion picture, is based on the defence of Rorke's Drift in 1879, when a garrison of British soldiers defended a supply depot and field hospital against an army of Zulu warriors. This extensively researched publication contains biographical tributes to the 15 men who were awarded the Victoria Cross or the Distinguished Conduct Medal during the famous action.
The Charge of the Light Brigade - A Selection of Survivors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,430. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
Concise and informative biographical tributes to 17 men who survived the Charge of the Light Brigade and attended a benefit concert held on their behalf. Extensively researched over four decades, the information is drawn from official documents and archives, eyewitness accounts, newspaper reports and stories related by their descendants.
Zulu War Heroes: Defenders of Rorke's Drift
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,560. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
Concise biographical tributes and stories of the deeds of a selection of men who played a prominent part in the defence of Rorke's Drift against an army of determined and ferocious warriors during the Zulu War of 1879. The battle was made famous by the motion picture 'Zulu!'