Books tagged: world war two

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Crazy Rhythm
Series: A Gunnar Nilson Mystery. Pre-release—available December 1, 2017. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 72,610. Language: English. Published by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In Seattle, 1950, private eye Gunnar Nilson comes upon the body of a small-time hustler, Rune Granholm, shot with his own gun. A close friend of Rune’s dead brother, Gunnar looks for answers. Then a paying client prompts him to move on: a wealthy young lady has been receiving menacing phone calls. The cases appear to be connected, but how?
My Handwriting Saved Me: Memoirs of a Holocaust Survivor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,160. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2017 by Albert Halm. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / History, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Albert Halm tells his fascinating story of life in the Carpathian Mountains, Czechoslovakia, then being interned in Nazi camps, and ultimately being saved from imminent death by his beautiful handwriting. Using the mantra "We must never forget" he goes on to be the Founding President of the Australian Association of Jewish Holocaust Survivors.
A Brush with the Enemy
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 30,430. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A forged painting is unwittingly bought by an ex-Nazi with a grudge against the artist. He's out for a very personal revenge that brings about his own destruction at the hands of two World War Two aircrew who reunite and mount a rescue.
Kidnapping Hitler
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 89,620. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » War, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Our six Hawkwind Heroes are ordered to sneak into Hitler’s bunker in Berlin where he controls the war from underground. And smuggle him out before the Russians take over the city. This act, they are told, will immediately end the war. After numerous dangerous attempts to find his Fuhrerbunker they face even greater dangers getting inside, and where they have to confront the devil himself - Adolf
Wickwythe Hall
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,910. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
May 1940. Hitler invades France, a move that threatens all of Europe, and three lives intersect at Wickwythe Hall—a beautiful French refugee, a take-charge American heiress, and a charming champagne vendeur with ties to Roosevelt and Churchill, who isn’t what he seems. There, secrets and unexpected liaisons unfold, until a shocking tragedy in a far off Algerian port binds them forever…
The Silent Invader
Price: Free! Words: 8,500. Language: British English. Published: June 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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Responsible for the lives of thirty elite soldiers in the back of his aircraft, a member of Britain's Glider Pilot Regiment has a huge weight upon his shoulders. Plummeting to the ground at over one hundred miles an hour, he struggles not only with the responsibility of lives, but also with the enormity of the objective set before him.
Hunted: The World of the Changelings
Price: Free! Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Before he ever met orphaned teenagers Maureen O’Malley and Sean McAndrew, Dubh Súile mac Alasdair was a man outside of time. Warrior, Druid, Prince, he has lived for over 1200 years, seen wonders and war, but it is the second great war of man’s twentieth century that threatens to bring him to his knees.
The Russian Nurse
Price: Free! Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Historical » General
In the tale's 1st pg. Violetta, a Russian Nurse, runs into a friend who says: “Life has lost its meaning for me. I'm going in this drugstore to buy sleeping pills to kill myself.” “What? You're going to kill yourself?” Violetta asks. “Yes, life has no value for me.” “Well, in that case, why not kill yourself like we do in Russia?” “How do you do it in Russia?" -Read & see the Russian way to do it.
Beneath White Stars: Holocaust Profiles in Poetry
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,310. Language: American English. Published: April 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
BENEATH WHITE STARS: HOLOCAUST PROFILES IN POETRY features original narrative poems, historical accounts, with black and white, pen and ink illustrations about real people from the Holocaust.
The Impact of Training and Equipment at the Battle of Attu, Aleutian Campaign - Historical Study and Current Perspective - Unprepared and Ill-equipped World War II Cold Weather Debacle, Arctic Lessons
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,530. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
In the Aleutian Campaign of 1942-1943, the United States of America fought the only land battle against an invading nation on American territory during the past 100 years at the Battle of Attu. The 7th Infantry Division based out of Fort Ord, California was tasked by the War Department for the main offensive element.