Books tagged: war memories

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Of Me I Muse
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An inspirational guide to lateral thinking when writing family and personal histories. Whether or not there’s a heaven or a hell, people will live on in the memories of those they’ve left behind. On that premise, and with the belief that we all have life stories, philosophies, and influences simply by “having been,” to pass on down to later generations— memoirs and family histories are for all.
The Count of Carmagnola
Price: $10.90 USD. Words: 72,530. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The Count of Carmagnola by Giancarlo Guidotti brings to light episodes which are not so distant in time. The Count left the Duchy of Milan for the Republic of Venice: here Carmagnola’s parabola ends in ruin. A whirlwind of human vileness stemming from reasons of political power assails Count Carmagnola’s actions, accusing him of the same motives that drove his enemies: a desire for power,
Another View: Stories of Loyalty, Love, and Remembrance from France
Price: $4.29 USD. Words: 67,890. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
In stories of intertwined families, meet those who’ve endured and those who could not. Where there is war, there will always be memories; the past will live on as long as there is someone to remember. These tales—some tender, others poignant, some uplifting examples of the human spirit and courage, and others heartbreaking accounts of loss—are woven into a compelling family saga.
Letters of Wars
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,680. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
(5.00)
In this eBook are actual war letters written from World War I and World War II from one family that were cherished for over 90 years. Two wars but the theme was the same, these boys just wanted to come home. I hope you enjoy reading these letters as much as I did when I typed them. I kept the words and spelling exactly as they were written. Photos, V-Mail, postcards and more are included.
A Green Hill Far Away
Price: $5.30 USD. Words: 109,850. Language: British English. Published: January 5, 2014 by Gingernut Books Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Green Hill Far Away is a collection of Joan's earlier memoirs, a delightful and poignant mix harking back to the latter days of the war years. Never self-pitying, the stories have elements that will draw a smile or a tear and sometimes a full belly-laugh.
Remembrances of My Service in World War II
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,650. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
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An autobiographical memoir of service in the Rangers and First Special Service Force a/k/a "The Devils Brigade" in World War II. A link to a private photo collection from WWII is included.
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.
Mr Malfast, and other stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,970. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Urban
A collection of short stories previously published in the Australian magazine,"Quadrant". Mr Malfast is a new Departmental Head brought in to downsize the organisation. He appears to be tormenting his staff into resignation. But who is he really?
The Escape of Edward St. Ives
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,820. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011 by Publisher's Place. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The biggest undercover operation of the War against Germany is in the hands of a single pilot. He knew full well he would be captured and tortured for the information he had. Would he be able to risk his life to preserve a lie? This is a historical suspense novel based in part on a true story.
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.