Books tagged: ww2

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28 Months of Heaven and Hell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,190. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » History » War
5 star review says "I think it is so educational and I love stories that really bring history to life..." Based on the journal kept by WWII navy veteran, Carl Lee Young while sailing the Pacific on the Melvin R. Nawman DE-416, the book not only focuses on the real war events, but also touches the hearts of those who wonder what life was like back home. You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll shout oh my!
Hargrave to the Hitler Line: The Canadian 5th Armoured in Italy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,820. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
Twenty year old Bud McLean and his colleagues from the Canadian 5th Armoured Division come of age against the backdrop of WW2 Italy. Thirteen men hung precariously to a tiny bridgehead, waiting to be reinforced. Out-manned, and out-gunned, their commander radioed the recce troop and gave them permission to retreat if they deemed it necessary. They chose to stay.
Embrace the Suck
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
MILSPEAK: Slang for military jargon, troop idioms, and Pentagonese. The perfect gift for anyone who is in the military, veterans, or who plans to serve.
An Unexpected Blessing: A Collection of Short Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,510. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
A great read for a weekend afternoon, a commute on a train, or while sitting in an airport. Follow the stories of six women and their families as they experience hope, love, reconciliation, compassion, and new life.
Enemies within these Shores
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,310. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
What really happened on Australia's home front during World War II? "Enemies within these Shores" is an untold story of political opportunism, pride, envy and survival. Based on a true story of our hidden past, this compelling saga sweeps from the sugar towns of tropical Queensland to the internment camps of the Riverland district of South Australia.
Hitler's Secret Atomic Bomb
Price: Free! Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This book asks a simple question. Did Adolf Hitler and the Nazi party he led create an Atomic bomb during World War 2? If the answer is yes, could it have been used against the allies.
Red Fury: The Race to Berlin
Price: Free! Words: 46,050. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
It is 1945, and after four years of unrelenting combat, the Red Army has turned the tables on their invaders, and pushed the Nazis back into Germany.  All that is needed is one last assault on Berlin itself for their success to be complete.
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.
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.
The General vs. the President | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Military
Summary of The General vs. the President From H.W. Brands MacArthur and Truman At the Brink of Nuclear War By Summary Station Truman relieving General Douglas MacArthur caused a bit of an uproar amongst the American public. His motives were to limit the conflict in Korea, resulting in his decision to remove MacArthur. General MacArthur was full of ego and flair...