Books tagged: war in europe

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A Packhorse Called Rachel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,710. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2009 by M-y Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Historical » General
A story of courage, fear and defiance based on the authors own experience. A Pack Horse Called Rachel is the remarkable tale of a girl of twenty, daughter of a Jewish father, caught in the extraordinarily brutal world of France in 1944. Rachel moves through the pages of the book with her faithful dog Nourse, as her work with the Maquis based in the Auvergne takes her perilously close to danger.
Voices in Wartime Anthology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,540. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
Poetry, essays, interviews from witnesses to war. Soldiers and civilians give voice to the trauma, suffering, and longterm damage caused by war, and the need for the nation and community to accept the challenge of healing the wounds of war. Contributors include Jonathan Shay, Brian Turner, Jonathan Schell, Emily Warn, Wilfred Owen, Chris Hedges, Andrew Himes, etc.
The Battlefield
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Billy rubbed his hand along the smooth woodwork of the rifle slung over his shoulder. “Do you think we’ll get to fight at last.” For most of the new men their greatest fear had always been that the fighting would finish before they had their chance to join in.
Eagles of Peenemunde
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,870. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
May 1944 For a German test pilot, their loyalty is tested and they are faced with a decision that goes against everything they have ever known. For an American pilot, it was a simple deal; fly over occupied Europe, take some photos and fly home again. Plans are never that simple. In a world at war, they are about to discover that friends can be found in the most unlikely of places
Another Kind of Loving
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 97,770. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War
(5.00)
The far-reaching effects of civil war on a child from divided Sarajevo and the foster parents who bring her to England's Oxfordshire.
Soldiers’ Tales - As told to the folks back home
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,230. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Genuine tales told by soldiers from the Boer War of 1899 to Afghanistan in 2011. The clear unvarnished truth from men who were in the tranches of World War I, who flew bombing missions over Germany in World War II, who were captured by the Japanese, who invaded Suez in 1956, who met Russians in the Cold War and much else besides.
Ten From Four: A Collection of Short Stories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,280. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011 by Four Moons Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Ten From Four is an eclectic collection of my works. Stories included are: A Time Called Home, Granny Fuhrmann And The Last Supper, Scam Of The Scandinavian, A Dog's Tale, The Courtship Of Ambrosia Snodgrass, Max Finnegan: Rogue Prince Of Pinconning, Worthington Manor, The Moose And Leo LeSander, Road To Chupadero, and Turning Points. Read samples of each at Four Moons Books on Smashwords.
Maddalena - Mussolini's 'Daughter of the Wolf'
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,510. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Maddelana is a loyal and enthusiastic young fascist in Mussolini's Italy, but her world is about to be smashed and broken beyond all recognition by World War Two. This is a true account of a teenager that lived in Italy during World War Two. Through the eyes of Maddelana, we see the struggle of ordinary Italians under the oppressive rule of Mussolini's Fascist State.
The Bridge: A short story
Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Literature » War
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A broken down truck blocking a bridge over the river in rural Holland leads to an unexpected encounter between a Dutch woman and an English holiday maker. Could this middle-aged, bearded man really be the young soldier she had fallen in love with when he dropped from the skies to capture the very same bridge 30 years ago?
POW in Siberia
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 23,090. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » European
A true story about a German soldier who endured the extreme conditions of the Gulag system in Siberia after the Second World War. These are his recollections and memories, written shortly after his return home.