Category Archives: Historical & Biographical Fiction

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Battle Stories

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Kocks, The Glass Harmonica (2011), about a Corsican woman who in Paris learns to play the glass harmonica, a scandalously beautiful muscial instrument invented by Benjamin Franklin. After going through a process of revision, they use a rubric to assess their work. A classic early gothic novel is Emily Bronte’s Wuthering Heights. In the course of time, the science fiction literature evolved consistently but it remained always focused on the representation of ideas, concepts and beliefs of writers, which were different from those that dominated in the real life but which were often closely intertwined with the real life or represented an alternative to various real lif... [tags: Literary Analysis] American and British Science Fiction in Television - “Live long and prosper” may be the words which bring back good memories for the average geek in America but this may not be the case for a typical British geek.
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Will Eisner's Shop Talk

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My Lords of Strogue 1879 ' A Chronicle of Ireland from the Convention '. [3 vols., o.p. 31/6 Bentley] 1796-1803. James Fleming, The Temple of Optimism (2000), about a man in Derbyshire in 1788 who covets his neighbor's land, while his neighbor covets his wife. Review John Stack, Master of Rome (2011), about a Greek serving as a commander in the Roman navy who escapes the Carthaginians and a storm at sea to fall afoul of Roman politics; #3 in the Masters of the Sea series.
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LIFE-TIME Issue 1: The Big Bang

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Jacinto's religion is the New World's own "Old World"; the European traditions represented by Latour seem youthful in comparison. Seething Days [juv.] 1894 Edward VI and Mary. [6/- Innes] 1 547-59- V MANNING (Anne). *The Colloquies of Edward Osborne, Citizen and Cloth worker of London 1851 The founder of the ducal house of Leeds tells his own story, in charmingly old-fashioned lan- guage, from the day when he was entered apprentice on London Bridge.
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The Crogan Adventures: Last of the Legion

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These sixteenth-century type forms were derived from the handwritten scribal forms in manuscripts. Poliphilus was thus a font code that made a literary allusion to the Renaissance (McGann 57). Tempest, 151 Children of the New Forest, The, 50 ChillianicaUah, see Sikh War Chinese War, 128, With the Allies to Pekia Chitral, 194, Through Three Campaigns Chloris of the Island, 104 CHOMLEY, C. This three-part saga of magic and bloodshed will grip readers from the first page of The Winter King, through Enemy of God, to the last page of Excalibur.
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Fever Ridge: A Tale of MacArthur's Jungle War Volume 1

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A Gentle- man of England [juv.] 1897 Time of Sir Philip Sidney. [3/6 Partridge] MARSHALL (Beatrice). As such, he leads an Adamic life of cultivating his mind while writing under the linden trees and conversing with Tom Outland. Two separate books looking at the same topic from two different points of view, Boxers follows Little Bao who joins the violent fighting society during the Boxer Rebellion, a group that aims to eliminate imposing cultures and figures from China.
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Secret Battles of Genghis Khan

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Find Living Color at your local library. by: Mary Pope Osborne - (Random House, 2007) 119 pages. For a thousand years men have denied her existence--Pope Joan, the woman who disguised herself as a man and rose to rule Christianity for two years. I couldn't capture her voice. (I did create a fictional secondary character who I liked a lot and intend to recycle, though, so it wasn't wasted effort.) I think we have also to give a nod to the story that is about one individual, but told by another: Sherlock Holmes as told by Dr.
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I See the Promised Land: A Life of Martin Luther King, Jr.

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T. 78, A Deal with the King FINXEMORE, John, 56, The Red Men of the Dusk 66, The Lover Fugitives 108, The Story of a Scout 125, In the Trenches First Fleet Family, A, 194 FITCHETT, Rev. For news on the latest reviews, author interviews and additions to this website, see the blog. With its interest in Catholic ritual, in the quaint and lovely customs and artifacts of a long-gone way of life, might well be seen as an instance of what the cultural historian Jackson Lears has described as "anti-modernism," the tendency of embattled late-Victorian elites to criticize but more deeply to seek refuge from an unwelcoming modernity by evoking the richly meaningful life of past cultures.
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The Adventures of Robin Hood - Issue 005 & 006 (Golden Age

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Try this too - Charlie and Bandit: A Roman Rescue (Charlie and Bandit Adventures) Graphic books are an excellent way to draw in the more reluctant reader, as well as being an enjoyable read for everyone - perhaps as a change from heavily texted books. George for England, 20 St Ives, 111 St. James's, 73 St Katherine's by the Tower, 97 Salisbury, 43, Under Salisbury Spire 55, Captain Jacobus Saltonstall Gazette, The, 87 Sam Slick, 185 Samuel Titmarsh, 118 Sauchicburn, Battle of, 132, The Yellow Frigate Saucy Arethusa, The, 105 SAUNDERS, John, 35, A Noble Wife SAWYER, Josephine C. 24, Every Inch a King Saxon Invasion, 2, The Count of the Saxon Shore 5, Caedwalla Saxons, see 4-8, Anglo-Saxons Sayings and Doings, 117 Scenes of Clerical Life, 124 SCHIMMEL, Heradrik Jan, 61, Mary Hollis 67, The Lifeguardsman Scholar of Lindisfarne, A, 5 SCHREINER, Olive, 174, Trooper Peter Halket Scotland, 129-154 SCOTT, Florence, and Alma Hodge, 163, The Round Tower SCOTT, Michael, 111, Tom Cringle's Log 114, The Cruise of the Midge Scott, Sir Michael. 129, Sir Michael Scot SCOTT, Thomas, 42, Morcar SCOTT, Sir Walter, 10, Count Robert of Paris 13, The Betrothed 14, Ivanhoe 35, Kenilworth 41, Fortunes of Nigel 55, Woodstock 130, Castle Dangerous 131, The Fair Maid of Perth 133, The Monastery The Abbot 139, Legend of Montrose 140 Old Mortality 142, Bride of Lammermoor The Pirate My Aunt Margaret's Mirror The Black Dwarf Rob Roy 145, Heart of Midlothian 146, Waverley 149, Redgauntlet AUTHOR, TITLE AND SUBJECT INDEX 223 SCOTT, Sir Walter continued, 150 Guy Mannering Chronicles of thCiCanongate The Antiquary 152, St, Ronan'e Well 187, The Surgeon's Daughter Scottish Borders, 40, Court Cards 46, Over the Border 64, Magnus Sinclair 132, The Mawkin of the Flow 133, Mary of Lorraine The Monastery The Abbot 136, Roaslyn's Raid The Outlaws of the Marches 139, The New Border Tales 142, The Black Dwarf 144, The Raiders Blue Bonnets up I See also Flodden Field, Galloway, etc.
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Dajjal: History Of Prophet Moses As Jesus Descent

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And in Amad�e, after his effusive praise of the married state and the joys of reproduction, is killed off promptly and ironically enough because he ignores his appendicitis in favor of enhancing his family's wealth by making the most of the new machinery. For this reason. each frame represents an autonomous moment in the overall narrative much like a series of monoscenic pictures. which will eventually lead to his apotheosis.
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War Comes to Madeline

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Over a holiday it was available 2 days after I ordered it!! Harry. 44. 94. 146–148. origin of the word. 169 Collier’s. 106 children’s literature. James and Alan Dean Foster (Artisan, 1996). Margaret George, Mary Called Magdalene (2003), about Mary Magdalene, one of the earliest disciples of Jesus and an important figure in the early Christian Church. So many obstacles stood between today and her wedding day. Among them, none is bolder or more cunning than Nicholas vander Poele of Bruges, the good-natured dyer's apprentice who schemes and swashbuckles his way to the helm of a mercantile empire.
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