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A New Life in our History: The Settlement of Australia and New Zealand: Volume III Crimson Ties (1890s to 1940s)
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 52,520. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » History » Family history
A New Life in our History is the first account of the settlement of Australia and New Zealand told from the perspective of ordinary people. Volume III (1890s to 1940s), Crimson Ties, tells how Southland’s early settlers built a new community at the Croydon Bush near Gore and follows those who served in South Africa during the Boer War and at Gallipoli and along the Western Front in WW I.
No Man's Land
Series: Trench Raiders, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,240. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
No Man’s Land—a hellscape of shell craters and dead bodies. Soldiers have fought over it and bled on it for a year of grueling war, but neither side has dominated it. Until now. An elite German raiding party is attacking the British trenches at will. So the exhausted men of Company E decide to set a trap, a nighttime ambush in the middle of No Man’s Land, where any mistake can be fatal.
Angel of Song (Master of Illusion Book Three)
Series: Master of Illusion. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,790. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
From award-winning author Anne Rouen comes the third novel in the Master of Illusion series. Angel of Song is a historical romance set in France during the Great War. In the hell of trenches, the Allied soldiers sacrifice their lives to hold their posts against insurmountable odds. Looking for inspiration, the French believe they've found a secret weapon from an unlikely source, the Angel of Song
Enemies
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,480. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
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It’s 1916 as two young men from opposite sides of the Great War rush into an entanglement that will take a half century to unfold.
Smithers Hits a Six
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: British English. Published: November 1, 2015 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Lieutenant John Smith was not a gentleman in the opinion of the pilots of 32 Squadron. He hadn’t attended public school and he was dashedly bad at cricket. But “Smithers” was going to prove his doubters wrong that day. Smithers Hits a Six is an anti-Biggles story for the modern reader. Like many real pilots he survives more on luck than judgement in the dangerous skies of the Western Front.
In The Footsteps Of Heroes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,160. Language: British English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
A photo guide tour of some of the main sights of the WW1 Western Front. Places visited include Ypres, Paschendaele, Arras and Albert as well as the Somme battlefields and a number of memorials and cemeteries in the area. This is not a professional photographic book but a collection of my personal photos of the area taken on numerous visits both for research and pleasure.
Digging In
Series: Trench Raiders, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,270. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
October 1914: The British line is about to break. As their trenches are hammered by a German artillery battery, the men of the Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry come up with a desperate plan--a daring raid behind enemy lines to destroy the enemy guns, and give the British a chance to stop the German army from reaching Paris.
Beating for Light: The Story of Isaac Rosenberg
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 94,180. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
From his upbringing in the slums of Whitechapel, to his futile death in the killing fields of Europe, the author explores the evolution of a writer, Isaac Rosenberg, whose war poetry is now widely acknowledged as among the finest ever written.
Trench Raiders
Series: Trench Raiders, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,650. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
September 1914: Trench warfare has begun. The Germans have dug in on a steep slope beside the River Aisne. Every British charge is mowed down with vicious machine gun fire. But Pvt. Timothy Crawford has found a chink in the German armor. Can this lowly private, who spends most of his time in the battalion guardhouse, convince his commanding officer to risk everything for a chance to break through?
Walter Mepham
Price: Free! Words: 28,450. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Personal family histories intermingle with scenes of life before, during and beyond The Great War, the First World War 1914-18, to present day conflict across the globe in the 21st century. Decisions to be made to fight or not to fight, to kill, or be killed. The role of political, religious and military leaders, and the populations they send to war, the inglorious, and tragic consequences of war.