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The Man Who Stole History - A Time Travel Alternate History Short
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Orphaned by the Temporal Corp’s indifference, Cahill turned to a life of crime. Using the secret files of his father—an investigative historian—he convinced a powerful criminal to steal a treasure lost to history. When he got there, things were not as they seemed. He had the chance to right a terrible wrong. Was he willing to risk his own past to commit the grandest larceny in history?
Hell In The Heavens
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,280. Language: American English. Published: May 27, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » American
Experience World War II bombing runs in the European Theater through the firsthand real-life account of bomber pilot David Tavel. With additional material contributed by Morton Tavel, MD, this authentic pilot’s eye view of the Great War takes you from pilot training in the U.S. to an air base in Italy, where bombers and fighters team up to take out strategic enemy targets and defeat the Axis.
Undaunted: Five True Stories from World War II
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Undaunted is a brief collection of five short stories of heroes from World War II who served in the U.S. Army, the U.S. Army Air Corps, the U.S. Marines, and the U.S. Merchant Marines.
My Mother-in-law Misadventures
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,350. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » History » Social history
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In his usual tongue-in-cheek style Vince writes about the years of living with his Mother-in-law. Some are poignant, some are outlandish and all of them will make you smile. His last chapter gives details of when his mother-in-law was a young woman, fleeing the Nazis in WWII.
Chimera (The Calnis Chronicles #2.9) (The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain #1: Emergence)
Series: The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain, Book 9. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: British English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
With impossible things happening, and a vampire army on the rise, Luke, Sarah, and Atharron must find out what's causing the world to fall into disorder. But deep in the heart of a gothic cathedral, within the Shrine of the Magi, the Man with the Eyes is awakening. 
The ninth Chronicle in the Tarimain series.
Crackernomics
Price: Free! Words: 43,020. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
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Think you know what caused the Credit Crunch? It wasn't greedy bankers. It wasn't computer geeks. It wasn't the Rothschilds and it wasn't the Illuminati. It wasn't Socialists or Communists or Agenda 21 or the Chinese or the United Nations. But it wasn't an accident. It was Crackernomics and the Democratisation of Money. Find out why.
A Warrior Returns
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Psychologically damaged by the brutal effects of two world wars, a family is made homeless in 1950 through a breach of his trust by the father’s sibling. Forced to move out of London into a dilapidated cottage tied to a demeaning job in a village foundry, the father remains pursued by ghosts that have haunted him ever since his wartime exploits. Then something inexplicably brutal occurs...
The Guardian: The Misfits Book One
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,250. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
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The Guardian is a story of friendship and betrayal; of loss and hope; of an adventure with a group of misfit children living in a world torn by the tragedies of WWII. But have they discovered a world beyond the pain of their own - a world where they belong and where they have the courage to be who they were afraid to become?
Evolution (The Calnis Chronicles: Emergence #8) (The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain)
Series: The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain, Book 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: British English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Luke, Sarah and Atharron find a body in the woods, attacked by a vampire. But evidence points to something else, something different, something more evolved than a standard vampire. And more dangerous. 
The eighth Chronicle in the Tarimain series.
Browning FN Hi-Power: An Engraved Mystery
Series: Continuing Education, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013 by Broomhandle Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Weapons, Nonfiction » History » Asian
In 2009 an engraved 1935 Browning FN Hi-Power in perfectly preserved condition appeared for sale online. Purportedly a personal gift from Chiang Kai-shek, the gun had been carefully stored away until finally sold as part of an estate. This article looks into the mystery of the gun's provenance. How had this Browning passed from a once powerful Asian leader to an American soldier during WWII?