Books tagged: world war ii

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Spain, The European Union and the United States in the Age of Terror: Spanish Strategic Culture and the Global War on Terror - Report on NATO Operations, Military Elites, History and Franco
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 45,280. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This study looks beyond the tragic events of 11 March 2004 to uncover the greater Spanish strategic culture that motivates and influences Spain's political elites. By examining the interaction between Spanish conservatives and liberals, discerning the Spanish strategic culture will allow for a greater understanding of the foreign policy implications.
The Spanish Civil War: Failure at the Strategic Level - Report on the Dress Rehearsal for World War II, Franco and Hitler, Relationships Between Spain, Britain, France, USSR, U.S., Germany, and Italy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
The Spanish Civil War (1936-1939) was a military and political struggle between Left and Right-wing factions in Spain. Despite the likelihood the Spanish Civil War would lead to a larger war in Europe, pro-democracy countries chartered a course of nonintervention and isolationism.
Venus Warning & Other Tales
Pre-release—available November 24, 2017. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,970. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
This collection of sixteen short stories and novelettes in several genres by John G. Bluck includes tales about both the past and the future. Most of the book's works are science fiction. The cover story is a novelette called "Venus Warning." Astronauts fly to the cloudy planet, Venus, to explore it in heat-resistant spacesuits and make an astounding discovery. The final story is a murder mystery.
Falling Into Place
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,880. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
Everett was a stay-at-home dad before it was a choice. Only his wife Sue Ellen had a clue why he found it hard to cope. His children wished he could do more than create gardens and fix breakfast. Sue Ellen's illness means he has to fend more for himself. It also brought his World War II secret to light. And from the sadness grew understanding, An important story told with humor and grace.
Roses in a Forbidden Garden; A Holocaust Love Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,600. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Amidst the unspeakable horrors of Hitler’s Concentration Camps, a young German girl finds beauty and love for a man that will span a lifetime.
The Smuggler
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 63,310. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2017 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The beginning of World War Two found Krill Swryker, a smuggler with a fishing boat, was running ball bearings from Sweden to Germany, became involved in smuggling an English Nuclear scientist out of Norway to England and falls in love with her.
Dr. Wernher von Braun: A Short Biography - Pioneer of Rocketry and Space Exploration
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The German-American Wernher von Braun started his career in rocketry as a young man in Adolf Hitler’s Germany and would go on to become one of the driving forces in America’s quest for space exploration and travel.
Abiding Hope: Healing Ruby Book 4
Series: Healing Ruby. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,700. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Reunited on American soil, Matthew and Ruby face the ultimate test of their faith in God and in each other. Can they overcome the horror that so cruelly separated them and find peace? Or will their past finally catch up with them? Abiding Hope is the fourth and final installment of the beloved Healing Ruby series by Jennifer H. Westall.
Lilli Chernofsky
Pre-release—available January 23, 2018. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,690. Language: English. Published by Brick Mantel Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
With war at their doorstep, Lilli Chernofsky flees Lithuania with her brother Aaron and a group of yeshiva students. Along with other Jewish refugees, Lilli makes a home in the ghettos of Shanghai. Though they managed to escape the horror in Europe, they are now faced with starvation, subhuman conditions, and violence at the hands of Japanese soldiers in Shanghai.
Charles Lindbergh: A Short Biography - Famed Aviator and Environmentalist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,240. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Charles Lindbergh came from obscurity at only twenty-fiver years of age to become one of the most recognized men of the first half of the twentieth century. This famed aviator became a controversial figure during World War II and late in life focused his energy on conservation of the planet.