Books tagged: war historical

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Selma: A Novel of the Civil War
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 161,480. Language: American English. Published: April 16, 2018 by Yoknapatawpha Press. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Selma: A Novel of the Civil War is a sweeping epic of the War Between the States as it affected one town: aristocratic Selma, queen of Alabama’s Black Belt region. Burt, a slave, is accused of killing his master. At Burt’s trial, attorney Sam McLester defends Burt with an innovative legal strategy linking Selma’s tragic past to a future of hope.
Valodan: The Great Continental War
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 161,840. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
In this gripping military history, renowned historian Caedmon Dellmensinghen skillfully examines and narrates the opening months of what would become the bloodiest war in the history of the continent of Valodan, a single summer in which hundreds of thousands would perish as the kingdoms of Valodan found themselves thrust into a cataclysm from which none would emerge intact.
Big Mother 40
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 155,020. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Big Mother 40 is a story well told and one in which aviation and special warfare veterans of the Vietnam conflict will identify, and about which they will tell their friends.
The Cursed Kingdom
Series: The Parthian Chronicles. Price: $3.65 USD. Words: 109,070. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
What price glory, Spartacus? Mark Antony has returned to Parthia to wage war against the king of kings. But Parthia has a new hero, a man born of slaves who carries an infamous name and who burns with rage against the world. As Mark Antony forges an unholy alliance with the Parthian King of Media, will you save the empire and lose your family? Or will you obey the rules of the gods?
Mai
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 83,150. Language: Australian English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The book commences at the end of hostilities known as the Indochina Wars. A high ranking French officer, near death, is taken from a field hospital by a Viet Minh intelligence officer and spirited out of the country to Hong Kong. The French authorities target him as the scapegoat for the disaster.
John Culpepper the Merchant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,890. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
For hundreds of years, the Culpepper family backed the monarchy, but when civil war began, John feared for the safety of his family. He was horrified when the king was captured and beheaded. Would John's family be next? The only way to rescue them would be with his ship, under the cloak of darkness. Would he succeed, or would they all be caught and tried as traitors?
Soldier, Storyteller: A Woman Soldier Goes to War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,480. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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On August 2, 1990, Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait. Within twenty-four hours, he controlled the entire country. Five days later, the United States was deploying soldiers and had named the military operation Desert Shield. This would be the largest deployment of women at the time. Soldier, Storyteller is a rare inside look at war from a woman’s perspective and answers "What was it like?"
A Storm In Summer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,210. Language: British English. Published: March 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
1651 Rob Haddon, cavalryman in Cromwell's New model Army, returns to his family's farm on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales . Instead of the peaceful, cheerful welcome he expects, he finds his sister-in-law murdered and his mother,brother and sister missing. As one mystery is solved, another rears its head. Storm clouds are gathering over the dale.
Pearl River
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,090. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A Virginia-born physician returns from a surgical apprenticeship in Paris, vowing to avenge his father's death at the defense of Washington in the War of 1812. Returning by way of the Gulf of Mexico, he travels along the Pearl River searching for General Andrew Jackson's army. Befriended by Choctaw Indians, he is guided to the army and joins to participate in the Battle of New Orleans.
Give Me Liberty: 24 Heroes and Heroines of the American Revolution
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,980. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Give Me Liberty: 24 Heroes and Heroines of the American Revolution celebrates the achievements of two dozen freedom fighters during the American Revolution.