Medieval

The Knight at Dawn (Magic Tree House, No. 2)

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.59 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Franz Josef is desperate for the letter not to fall into the wrong hands, for it contains a damning secret. In them the vague worship and devotion of the a ssumes a form. And what of the young apothecary’s assistant, Gisa? Delia and Rhoda are stunt pilots, touring the American countryside in the 1920s, each with a child. What is the significance of Cather's silence? This compelling story of a community that comes together to find the strength to fight injustice features a humble heroine who doesn’t recognize the power of her own words. [...]

Out to Lunch (Abby and the Book Bunch)

Format: Library Binding Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.72 MB Downloadable formats: PDF And in a revelation that will come as absolutely no surprise to anyone even remotely familiar with the intricate relationship between a man and his wang, these points were sometimes so big that dudes couldn't walk up stairs. Dated somewhere between 939 and 960, the Ordinance is the subject of controversy among historians who are unable to agree upon its author. When you purchase a Galdir book, you get your money's worth! It’s Ludlow’s job to record the secrets in the leather bound Black Book of Secrets. [...]

Mummies in the Morning (Full-Color Edition) (Magic Tree

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.31 MB Downloadable formats: PDF However, Thucydides was critical of Herodotus for having failed to carry out a sufficiently objective account. “To hear this history told, insofar as it lacks all that is fabulous, shall perhaps not be entirely pleasing. Most accounts say she was killed by stoning, another says she died in childbirth as the mob watching the spectacle shouted and insulted her. Grail Quest trilogy by Bernard Cornwell - English longbowman kills damned Frenchmen and vile Scots while being enmeshed in insane feuds and Church mania. [...]

Marching Men

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.27 MB Downloadable formats: PDF A third reason for the genre’s popularity is simply that while the needs of the human heart and body stay much the same, the societies humans live in vary dramatically between centuries and cultures, and to watch people live – people whom we might have been, had we been born then – under different regimes and rules is fascinating for its own sake. There may have been many other places with now-lost names that could have given rise to ‘Catraeth’, and the poem may refer to one of these. [...]

Son of Charlemagne

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.79 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Two young Frenchmen have their livelyhood decimated by the Normans in a cross border raid. The more I delved into her life, the more fascinated I became. He was blamed for the Loudun possessions. As perceptions of royalty changed during the first half of the twentieth century, and the number of royal visits to Canada increased, Montgomery’s characters encountered more varied examples of popular royalism. Adam earns the trust of the Lord of Figo and achieves rank until a final confrontation between Figo and Satsuma which offers him an opportunity to gain passage for himself and Somi to England but then fate intervenes. [...]

Hunchback

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.19 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Civil War (City of Glendale Library,CA): Author, title, cover image and summary for about 12 books. Girl with a Pearl Earring: Girl with a Pearl Earring recreates the setting in which the famous Vermeer painting was created. (None of the Tracy Chevalier books I have read since have lived up to the enjoyment I got from this book!) In these novels, you’ll go from the 18th century to more modern times. What about "I Claudius" by Robert Graves. It was from a scandinavian author - probably Mika Valtary. very good read about vikings. [...]

The Puppeteer's Apprentice

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.66 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Opening in the interwar period of the United Kingdom, during the late 1930s, and continuing to the early days of World War II. Arrows to move,A to Select and Attack a... The miracle of Jeanne Le Ber is said to bring pleasure "as if the recluse herself had sent to all those families whom she did not know some living beauty, a blooming rose-tree, or a shapely fruit-tree in fruit"; in the same passage "the people" are said to receive miracles not as evidence or proof but as "the actual flowering of desire" (136-37). [...]

The Way Home

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.10 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Apostrophe (not to be confused with the punctuation mark) is a special type of personification in which a speaker in a poem or rhetorical work pauses to address some abstraction that is not physically present in the room. Add to this a little Chaos Theory in the form of the man in black, and I think we’ll have a rich tale that is vintage Crichton, with even a little more to ponder as it unfolds. Did you know that since 2004, Biblio has used its profits to build 12 public libraries in rural villages of South America? [...]

The Man in the Iron Mask (A Stepping Stone Book(TM))

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.46 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Not only does she have to handle difficult and uneasy politics, but she also has to deal with the regular struggles of any young girl growing into a woman. Can Owen unmask the culprit before the danger and death toll increases? Although we don't actually see the inner development of the count, at his death we see the results of that development. The wise men from the east do not arrive in Jerusalem to visit Herod and then go on to Bethlehem until at least 50 days after the birth of the Lord Jesus, but more than likely a year to a year and a half later. [...]

Flight of the Falcon

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.89 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Come with us behind the scenes to meet these fascinating women and to immerse yourself in the medieval world they inhabited. The Nebraska novels comprise transplanted peoples, exiles sensitive to issues of ethnicity and race, and in foregrounding their lives in her fiction—examining the plight of working women, making her foreigners "heroines"—Cather subtly challenged the master narratives of American culture and the conventional boundaries concerning ethnicity, gender, and class. [...]