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Liberty or Death (The Soldier Chronicles #1) It Is May, 1798, And Ireland Is A Country At War One Hundred Thousand Peasants Have Risen Up Against The Crown To The Tales Of Men, Women And Children Butchered As Traitors It Is Whispered That The Feared And Despised Ghosts Of Oliver Cromwell S New Model Army Have Returned Seeking Bloodshed, And No One Is Safe.Major Lorn Mullone, A Man Forged By War And Torn By Past Failures, Is Sent By The Government To Apprehend Colonel Black, A Dangerous And Shadowy Figure, Who Is Harming The Fragile Peace Talks With His Own Murderous Retribution.In A Race Against Time, Lorn Must Journey Across A Country Riven By Fighting, Where At The Walled Town Of New Ross, He Discovers A New Horror.In The Desperate Battle For Peace, Lorn Must Survive For The Sake Of Ireland S Future.Liberty Or Death Is An Authentic Historical Story Set Against The Brutal Backdrop Of Ireland S Great Rebellion, The First Novella In The Soldier Chronicles Series. describes Liberty or Death as an authentic historical story set against the brutal backdrop of Ireland s Great Rebellion That neatly sums up this novella The story is set within the Great Rebellion but that isn t the main thrust of the story The attack on New Ross is interwoven neatly with Major Mullone s intriguing assignment It s packed full of action and tension with a plot that keeps the reader turning the pages The battle scenes are quite graphic, evoking some horrible imagesdescribes Liberty or Death as an au I have devoured nearly every Bernard Cornwell book, every C S Forester book and have a good idea what to expect from other historical stories of the Napoleonic period I ve read them all an avid fan since I was a student.I want action, intrigue, characterisation, intensity and, I m sorry to say it, blood and guts If I m reading a war story that s what I expect Forget the loose dialogue, silly sub plots I want to know what I m reading I don t want to read Sharpe or Hornblower esque copy ca I have devoured nearly every Bernard Cornwell book, every C S Forester book and have a good idea what to expect from ot I felt compelled to read this novelette I am a lover of history but know little about the period around the late 18th century and in particular,1798 and the Irish conflict Whilst I feel for the Irish, D Cook s portrayal opened my eyes to the problems that they and the British encountered This is a gritty historical novel and I wish it had been longer The author s use of language and exquisite dialogue held me from the first page through to the last His use of period language and descriptive I felt compelled to read this novelette I am a lover of history but know little about the period around the late 18th century and in particular,1798 and the Irish conflict Whilst I feel for the Irish, D Cook s portrayal opened my eyes I didn t know where to start so I just bought it having a penchant for any historical novel My faves are Simon Scarrow, Bernard Cornwell, Jane Austen, Ken Follet, Patrick O brien I was not disappointed The narration is well researched and is an easy and enjoyable read.Liked the battle of It is August, 2014, and Goodreads is a country at war.One hundred thousand sockpuppets have risen up against true readers It is whispered that the feared and despised minions of the New Cheating Scheme army have returned seeking bloodshed, and no one is safe.In a race against time, true readers must journey across a country riven by fighting, where at the walled town of Listopia, they discover a new horror.In the desperate battle for peace, true readers must survive for the sake of Goodreads s It is August, 2014, and Goodreads is a country at war.One hundred thousand sockpuppets have risen up against true readers It is Liberty or Death was probably one of the rare books that are as far from my usual genre as ever However, I was instantly drawn to its detailed historical description and the realistic writing style Lovers of historical fiction and war will adore this book Brilliant Detailed and convincing descriptions packed full of action and tension with a plot that keeps the reader reading on with excitment and enthusiasm Well written and recommended. On , I gave this book a five star review I ve only given it a four star rating on Goodreads because I give books five stars very infrequently usually the books classics I return to time and again to read To put that into perspective, of the 276 books I ve read, I ve only given nine books a five star rating With Liberty or Death, David Cook proves to be a serious writer, capable of bringing history to life His historical facts, coupled with keen phrasing, makes this novella a st On , I gave this book a five star review I ve only given it a four star rating on Goodreads because I give books five stars very infrequently usually the books classics I return to time and again to read To put that into perspective, of the 276 books I ve read, I ve only given nine books a five star rating With Liberty or Death, David Cook proves to be a serious writer, capable of bringing history to life His historical facts, coupled with keen phrasing, makes this novella a story worth your time Mr Cook doesn t shy from the harsh truths of history in this case, the rebellion of the independ A highly charged, thought provoking novella I can t recommend this enough.


About the Author: David Cook

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 lead model army of the Battle of Waterloo From there David became fascinated with The English Civil Wars and English medieval history, particularly the legend of Robin Hood David is writing a novel titled The Wolfshead, a story of Robin Hood, but 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 lead model army of the Battle of Waterloo From there David became fascinated with The English Civil Wars and English medieval history, particularly the legend of Robin Hood David is writing a novel titled The Wolfshead, a story of Robin Hood, but based on the original medieval ballads as the source.Liberty or Death is the first novella in The Soldier Chronicles historical series Heart of Oak, Blood on the Snow, Marksman, Death is a Duty followed He has also written a collection of short stories called Battle Scars Volume I.David has recently compiled the Soldier Chronicles books 1 5 into an anthology of enhanced versions which was published November 2015 called Fire and SteelDavid is keen to answer any questions about his planned books, or about anything else history related, and can be found on twitter davidcookauthor


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