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    This Side of Paradise by F. Scott Fitzgerald

This Side of Paradise is the debut novel of F. Scott Fitzgerald. Published in 1920, and taking its title from a line of the Rupert Brooke poem Tiare Tahiti, the book examines the lives and morality of post-World War I youth.

Year: 1920
Genre: Literature

    A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway

The best American novel to emerge from World War I, A Farewell to Arms is the unforgettable story on an American ambulance driver on the Italian front and his passion for a beautiful nurse.

Year: 1929
Genre: World War I

    Redemption by Leon Uris

From the magnificence of New Zealand's green mountains, to the bloody beaches and cliffs of Gallipoli, to the streets of Dublin and the shipyards of Belfast, Redemption follows three Irish Patriots on their odysseys of freedom and passion- in a monumental tale of the men and women who loved, fought, and died for the chance to be free.

Year: 1995
Genre: Historical Thriller

    The Given Day by Dennis Lehane

Set in Boston at the end of the First World War, captures the political and social unrest of a nation caught at the crossroads where past meets future. Filled with a cast of richly drawn, unforgettable characters, "The Given Day" tells the story of two families--one black, one white--swept up in a maelstrom of revolutionaries and anarchists, immigrants and ward bosses, Brahmins and ordinary citizens, all engaged in a battle for survival and power.

Year: 2008

    The Race by Clive Cussler and Justin Scott

It is 1910, the age of flying machines is still in its infancy, and newspaper publisher Preston Whiteway is offering $50,000 for the first daring aviator to cross America in less than 50 days. He is even sponsoring one of the prime candidates - an intrepid woman named Josephine Frost - and that's where Bell, chief investigator for the Van Dorn Detective Agency, comes in.

Year: 2011

    The Thief by Clive Cussler and Justin Scott

On the ocean liner "Mauretania," two European scientists with a dramatic new invention are barely rescued from abduction by the Van Dorn Detective Agency's intrepid chief investigator, Isaac Bell. Unfortunately, they are not so lucky the second time. The thugs attack again-and this time one of the scientists dies. What are they holding that is so precious? Only something that will revolutionize business and popular culture-and perhaps something more.

Year: 2012
Genre: KidnappingPrivate Eye

    The Cutthroat by Clive Cussler and Justin Scott

Hired to find a young woman named Anna Pape who ran away from home to become an actress, Bell gets a shock when her murdered body turns up instead. Vowing to bring the killer to justice, he begins a manhunt that leads him into increasingly more alarming territory. Anna was not alone in her fate--petite young blond women like Anna are being murdered in cities across America.

Year: 2017
Genre: Serial Killer

    The Titanic Secret by Clive Cussler and Jack Du Brul

A century apart, NUMA Director Dirk Pitt and detective Isaac Bell team up to unlock the truth about the most famous maritime disaster of all time.

Year: 2019
Genre: ActionAdventure

    The Haunting of H. G. Wells by Robert Masello

It's 1914. The Great War grips the world--and from the Western Front a strange story emerges...a story of St. George and a brigade of angels descending from heaven to fight beside the beleaguered British troops. But can there be any truth to it? In league with his young love, the reporter and suffragette Rebecca West, H.G. Wells must do battle with diabolical forces--secret agents and depraved occultists--to save his sanity, his country, and ultimately the world.

Year: 2020

    The Saboteurs by Clive Cussler and Jack Du Brul

Detective Isaac Bell's investigation into an attempted assassination brings him to the construction site of the Panama Canal--and straight into a nest of vipers--in the latest adventure in the bestselling series from Clive Cussler.

Year: 2020
Genre: Sabotage

 

 

Titles

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1920This Side of Paradise by F. Scott Fitzgerald Literature
1929A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway World War I
1995Redemption by Leon Uris Historical Thriller, Ireland
2008The Given Day by Dennis Lehane Coughlin, Boston
2011The Race by Clive Cussler Isaac Bell
2012The Thief by Clive Cussler Kidnapping, Private Eye, Isaac Bell
2017The Cutthroat by Clive Cussler Serial Killer, Isaac Bell
2019The Titanic Secret by Clive Cussler Action, Adventure, Dirk Pitt, Isaac Bell
2020The Haunting of H. G. Wells by Robert Masello
2020The Saboteurs by Clive Cussler Sabotage, Isaac Bell

 

 

 


 

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