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Fire and Steel

(The Soldier Chronicles #1-5)

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Fire and Steel is the first anthology of The Soldier Chronicles action-packed historical series. This collection contains the five-star rated books 1-5, all brought together for the first time:

Liberty or Death
It is the height of the 1798 Irish Rebellion and someone is murdering Protestants and Catholics indiscriminately. As Ireland burns, Major Lorn Mullone must find out
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Kindle Edition, 350 pages
Published October 18th 2015
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Dec 13, 2016 rated it it was amazing
We are proud to announce that FIRE AND STEEL by David Cook is a B.R.A.G.Medallion Honoree. This tells a reader that this book is well worth their time and money!

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Richard Tearle
Aug 03, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Fire and Steel isn't one book, but five novellas put together under the banner of The Soldier Chronicles, covering a period of almost twenty years of warfare in Ireland, Malta, Holland, Spain and culminating in the Battle of Waterloo.

David Cook writes powerfully and in each episode he produces new characters - each with a bit of a past that we wonder at - in new situations and in different locations. In each there is a battle and, the delicate reader be warned, these are described graphically an
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Georgene
Feb 05, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Recommended to Georgene by: David Cook
I was offered this ebook free because I am on a group with the author, David Cook. Since I had really enjoyed the other novellas that lead up to the last and fifth one, it was an offer I could not refuse! I read the last novella, "Death and Duty", which is about the Battle of Waterloo. (Sorry, Sharpe fans! No Richard Sharpe here.)

There is also a short story/short novella tucked in between the first novella, "Liberty and Death" about the rebellion in Ireland that was taking place just prior to 1
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This book is made up of five short stories. Each story is strong and has good characters. I liked the history sections.
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David has been interested in history since his school days, and developed a love for the Napoleonic Wars' era from his father, who painted and amassed a model army of the Battle of Waterloo. From there, David became fascinated with the English Civil Wars, the American Civil War, the Wars of the Roses and English medieval history, particularly the legend of Robin Hood.

David lives outside Winchester
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Other books in the series

The Soldier Chronicles (7 books)
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  • Heart of Oak (The Soldier Chronicles, #2)
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  • Death is a Duty (The Soldier Chronicles, #5)
  • Tempest (The Soldier Chronicles, #6)
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