Category Archives: Medieval

One Is One (Nautilus)

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 8.21 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Describes Jewish life in the first two decades of the 20th century in St. Dray, Philosophical Analysis and History (New York, 1966). Germanic mythology and legend preserved in Old Icelandic literature centuries later than Beowulf provide us with better insights into stories known to the poet than anything in ancient Greek and Roman epic poetry. "Estates and Orders" samples ideas about medieval society and some of its members and institutions.
Read more One Is One (Nautilus)

Clay Man: The Golem of Prague

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 13.77 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

In the body of the email tell us a bit about yourself and any previous publishing credits. The boy was all of thirteen… In September of 1326, Prince Edward returned to England – at the head of an army with his mother by his side. This miracle—brought about, we must assume, by Jeanne Le Ber's vicariously enduring the suffering of all human beings just as Christ literally bore their sins—brings the angels closer to all Quebec: "By many a fireside the story of Jeanne Le Ber's spinning-wheel was told and re-told with loving exaggeration during that severe winter.
Read more Clay Man: The Golem of Prague

The Fire of Eden

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 14.57 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

In the course of her adventurous life, Grey deals with all the challenges of her tumultuous age—from political oppression to corrupt Church hierarchy to the horrors of the Black Death—ultimately finding peace and a kind of redemption by embracing the beautifully impermanent quality of identity that her unusual life has enabled her to understand. One feels the dizzying height of the tower and the formidable strength of the foundation stones. Laying decades of misinformation to rest, linguist Jürgen Eichhoff undertook a concise grammatical analysis of Kennedy's statement for the academic journal Monatshefte in 1993. "'Ich bin ein Berliner' is not only correct," Eichhoff concluded, "but the one and only correct way of expressing in German what the President intended to say."
Read more The Fire of Eden

Seawolves from the North

Format: Paperback

Language:

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 9.78 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Famously, the Hundred Years' War gave us women like Joan of Arc and Jeanne de Penthièvre who appeared on the battlefield (one account places the latter in armor). The tensions and mysteries surrounding the struggles between these two men are well-explained and many truths and lessons are skillfully drawn out by the author. So if the legends are true and Arthur was real then the million dollar question we like to ask ourselves is who was he? The Newest Oprah Book Club 2016 Selection. Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia.
Read more Seawolves from the North

Into the Woods

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.50 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Peter Tremayne, The Haunted Abbot (2002), a nun in seventh-century Ireland solves mysteries; #12 in the Sister Fidelma series. The decaying corpses were often left up for months. Here, a single actor's monologue or a dialogue between two actors would establish the play's background events. (2) In later literature, a prologue is a section of any introductory material before the first chapter or the main material of a prose work, or any such material before the first stanza of a poetic work.
Read more Into the Woods

Orphan Of Destiny (Turtleback School & Library Binding

Format: Library Binding

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 11.11 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

This is the sole source of power a woman has in relation to her lover and her husband, since any ascendancy that a woman might have over man is rendered suspect, men were constantly being counselled against uxoriousness, for a woman can indeed become a snare to her own husband. One of the people on the scaffold guided her down and before the fatal blow she said "Lord, into Thy hands I commend my spirit". ( Click here to see an artist's impression of her execution).
Read more Orphan Of Destiny (Turtleback School & Library Binding

Flight of the Falcon (Noble Heart Book 1)

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 5.93 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Truman’s White House classified the casualty lists in the interests of national security and impounded all mail from the Far East. Welcome back to AuthorHouse Writer Advice Center! Verifying virginity was the only way that a future husband could feel confident that his bride was pure because simply asking her about her past infidelities was unheard of. In any case, we have argued that she had a special sense of identification with the illustrated edition. I hope you enjoy the book. * July 23. 7 PM. Guest post from Gillian Bagwell, author of VENUS IN WINTER I'm delighted to welcome Gillian Bagwell, author of Darling Strumpet, The September Queen, and her latest release, VENUS IN WINTER, which tells the extraordinary story of Bess of Hardwick, one of the Elizabethan era's most formidable women.
Read more Flight of the Falcon (Noble Heart Book 1)

Across the Nightingale Floor, Episode 1: The Sword of the

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 14.98 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Lonesome Dove: Follow retired Texas Rangers from Texas to Montana in Lonesome Dove. (It's nearly time for me to read this book again.) Les Miserables: Victor Hugo’s novel depicts the lives of poor French characters in the early 19th century. London, Bantam Press, 2012 ISBN 9780593066820 This novel is set in the 1870s, during that turbulent period when fiefs were being turned into prefectures and the lords thereof into governors and when samurai were required to give up their swords, cut their hair and get a job.
Read more Across the Nightingale Floor, Episode 1: The Sword of the

Heart and Head: A Story of the Middle Ages

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 11.65 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Despite her son’s concerns, Tabitha hires her own wagon to join the party. Then Lord Boring arrives (young, rich, and available) and Althea sets her plans in motion. Their lover, who was full of compliments and kind words, will not marry them. Maurice Druon wrote a series of novels set in 14th-century France called Les Rois Maudits (The Accursed Kings). When Naomi’s sisters are snatched up to be taken to be wives of the erratic Pharaoh, Akhenaten, she knows they won’t survive the palace, so she offers herself in their place.
Read more Heart and Head: A Story of the Middle Ages

The Shadow of the Two Princes (Shadows from the Past Book 8)

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 11.55 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Illegitimate daughter to the coldhearted duke of Calabria (briefly king of Naples), she is used to establish ties to the feared and influential House of Borgia when her father betroths her to the younger scion, Jofre..." Enigma tells a ripping story of spycraft in the intense secrecy of the British codebreaking operation during World War II. And if they stuck with it long enough to become the abbess of a convent, they were in a position of power very similar to a male lord -- only, you know, maybe even a little higher, seeing as how they technically reported directly to the King of Kings and all.
Read more The Shadow of the Two Princes (Shadows from the Past Book 8)