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The Utility of Mass Violence: The Value of Use Without Significant Restraint, Great Jewish Revolt Against Romans and Warsaw Ghetto Uprising During the Holocaust, War as Vehicle for Nation Building
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,770. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Could it be that our violent tendencies are not necessarily all bad? This is precisely the topic we will explore. Using the events of The Great Jewish Revolt against the Romans in 66 AD and the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising during the Holocaust, we will strive to answer the question: what is the utility of mass violence?
The Meditations of Thomas Sandoski
Price: Free! Words: 55,710. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
A man lies dying in a Warsaw sewer having been shot during the Ghetto Uprising. He uses meditation and astral travel to cope with the pain and loss of recent events. A story about two lovers and their families who suffer at the hands of evil men but never lose their ability to give and receive love.
Selected Poems of Krzysztof Kamil Baczynski Translated by Christopher Patkowski
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Eastern European Poetry
Krzysztof Kamil Baczynski was born on January 22, 1921, and died in the Warsaw Uprising on August 4, 1944. His father was a literary critic, and his mother was an author of books and textbooks for teenagers. He graduated from lyceum in June of 1939. His further education was disrupted by the war. His first poems were written in 1936. He had written over 400 poems.
Saying Goodbye to Warsaw
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,510. Language: British English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
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Like many young girls, Abigail loves to chase butterflies and happily teaches children to make daisy chains. Unfortunately, Abigail has committed a heinous crime. The year is 1940; the place is Poland; Abigail happens to be Jewish. Along with half a million other Jews, Abigail and her family are forced to live in the bombed out ruins of Warsaw. Will the uprising be enough to save Abigail’s spirit?
Berlin Blues
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,730. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Berlin Blues is a collection of short stories set in various places and times. Their topics include fictionalized history, satire, love, travel, science fiction, and one true story, titled: A Dark Reminder. Except for indulging in what writers like to call "author's license, all are more or less based on the author's personal experience.
The Family Affair
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,150. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Diamond River Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
After the destruction of the Warsaw ghetto in 1943, Anna Adler, then known as Rosa Feurmann, infiltrated the Hotel Polski. The Nazis lured Jews there by promising exit visas from Poland. After thirty years, Anna’s memories of the Hotel Polski remain conflicted by sorrow, guilt and passion. The Family Affair explores Anna's explosive relationships that divide and unite her family.
Shades Of Grey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,750. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
In a world where technology reigns, where the lines between corporate rule and government action blur, a dark dynasty rules. Those few who rise up against these powers run the risk of madness or death. Those who do not die lose the humanity they wish to save, or become just twisted as those they wish to overthrow. Morality in this world is nothing except for varying Shades of Grey.
The Polski Affair
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,430. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2010 by Diamond River Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Award-Winning Finalist in the Historical Fiction category of the 2010 International Book Awards! This is a fictionalised account of the role played by the Hotel Polski during the Nazi occupation of Warsaw. Rosa Feurmann, a Jewish partisan, infiltrates the hotel. She is detected and comes under the personal control of the Hotel’s Nazi Commandant. The experience haunts her later life.