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Hunted: The World of the Changelings
Price: Free! Words: 6,350. 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.
Crossing Paths with Professor Elie Wiesel
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
Stories told by real people, they are living documents, telling us what it was like and felt like. On the background of Eastern European, twentieth-century Jewish history a description of Jewish life during the interwar years in Warsaw, Poland, the Poland that was under Nazi’s murderess grip and the faith of Jews surviving throughout Soviet Russia and Uzbekistan during WWII. The result, trauma.
Cassino, Conquest of the Mountain
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,890. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
For Bernard Pawlowski the unfolding events on the 1st of September 1939 will change his life forever. For on this date, the Nazis invaded Poland - entire families would be erased and the country itself would disappear for decades
The Spy and His CIA Brat
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 55,290. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
From Paris to Italy to Holland to Vietnam to Honduras and back to Italy, the author recites a tale of family love and bonding all while the covert affairs of his father, the CIA spy were run parallel to those of a domestic but very adventurous life.
There Is No End to Holocaust Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Stories told by real people, they are living documents, telling us what it was like and felt like. On the background of Eastern European, twentieth-century Jewish history a description of Jewish life during the interwar years in Warsaw, Poland, the Poland that was under Nazi’s murderess grip and the faith of Jews surviving throughout Soviet Russia and Uzbekistan during WWII.
Steel's Gold
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,660. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Steel’s Gold, the second book in the Steel’s Treasure series, follows U.S. Air Force Captain William Steel, an intelligence officer with serious authority issues, and his hunt for billions of dollars’ of lost WWII Japanese treasure hidden in the mountainous jungles of the Philippines.
In Those Other Lands
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 189,290. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The Dekkers are a Dutch family transplanted from the Netherlands into the maturing culture of the Dutch East Indies, and the country transforms them – as they help influence the country.
The Spy Girls Files
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,250. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2017 by Tsunami Ridge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Before they were mothers and grandmothers, the women of the Greatest Generation were many other things. Including spies. Violet and Claire have kept their secrets for decades. Eventually they must trust someone with their stories, but finding someone to trust can prove as dangerous as a clandestine operation.
47 Days: The True Story of Two Teen Boys Defying Hitler's Reich
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,010. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In March 1945 Hitler ordered his last propaganda command: send all 15 and 16-year old boys to defend the fatherland. 47 DAYS tells the true story of Günter and Helmut, best friends, who dared to defy and disobey. Without knowing how long the war might continue, they spent 47 harrowing days as fugitives on the run. Being caught meant certain execution.
Lessons from the Normandy Invasion of World War II: Staff Development, Deception Operations, and Force Projection - Complexity of Planning, Sluggish Progress, Signals Intelligence and SHAEF Staff
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,040. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
While the Normandy invasion ultimately led to the liberation of France and Europe from Nazi Germany, it was not achieved without a considerable amount of planning. Popular history has ignored some of the key aspects of this operation that illustrate the complexity of the planning in this undertaking.