Category: Historical Fiction

Download PDF by Lois Carroll: Saving the Dream (Dakota Territory #2)

By Lois Carroll

ISBN-10: 1611603455

ISBN-13: 9781611603453

Trapper Ingor Oleson rescues an Indian maiden, nonetheless Water, who was once abducted within the Dakota Territory by means of inebriated whites. She is the niece of the executive of a Sioux tribe he has traded with. jointly for weeks as he nurses her, they each one needs to face the demanding undeniable fact that their goals of a lifetime of a white and an Indian jointly is very unlikely. the military is moving Indians from the Dakota Territory to make room for white pioneers. The Indians, now not desirous to pass, are battling again. A courageous from her tribe, who wishes her as his spouse, has vowed to kill whoever has taken her. Ingor cannot allow his activities threaten his brother Lars and his kinfolk homesteading a day's journey to the west. fending off the 2 drunks looking revenge for his or her misplaced prize and the military rounding up Indians, Ingor needs to go back her accurately to her uncle and face the courageous. Can the couple shop their dream in the course of problem and hate?

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Download e-book for iPad: The First Man: The Graphic Novel by Albert Camus

By Albert Camus

ISBN-10: 1681778637

ISBN-13: 9781681778631

A visually arresting version of Albert Camus’s masterful biographical novel that gives a brand new picture interpretation for the following iteration of readers.

This new illustrated of Camus’s ultimate novel tells the tale of Jacques Cormery, a boy who lived a existence very similar to Camus’s personal. This attractive, absolutely illustrated variation summons up the attractions, sounds and textures of a early life outlined by way of poverty and a father's dying, but redeemed by means of the austere great thing about Algeria—and the younger protagonist's attachment to his approximately deaf-mute mother.  

In telling the tale of his metaphorical look for his father, who died in global conflict I, Camus returns to the "land of oblivion the place every one is the 1st guy" and needs to locate his personal solutions. released thirty-five years after its discovery amid the wreckage of the automobile coincidence that killed the Nobel Prize–winning novelist, this photograph interpretation of The First Man is the intense consummation of the lifestyles and paintings of 1 of the twenty century's maximum authors. 

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Die Postmeisterin: Historischer Roman (German Edition) by Helga Glaesener PDF

By Helga Glaesener

ISBN-10: 3471351329

ISBN-13: 9783471351321

Die junge Adlige Aliz lebt als Kammerfrau bei der Herzogin von Jülich. Als diese brutal ermordet wird, flieht sie mit Moritz, dem illegitimen Sohn ihrer Herrin, nach Wöllenstein, ein Dorf in der Nähe von Mainz. Liebevoll kümmert sie sich um den Jungen. Um zu überleben, baut sie einen illegalen Postdienst auf. Das ist riskant, denn die Familie von Taxis besitzt das kaiserliche Monopol auf die Postbeförderung. Und tatsächlich wird Moritz, mittlerweile zum jungen Mann herangewachsen, von den Häschern der Taxis verhaftet. Doch auch die Vergangenheit verfolgt Aliz. Als die Mörder der Herzogin von einem rechtmäßigen Erben erfahren, werden Aliz und Moritz zu Schachfiguren in einem perfiden Spiel.

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's Ever Been Had PDF

In 1944 a tender boy leaves his Wagin domestic for boarding institution within the old Western Australian township of recent Norcia. A grieving more youthful brother, a being concerned priest and dedicated nuns keep on with his trip from boarding college to the military the place warfare and misplaced friendship form his selection to retreat from all that's universal to him. The loneliness which plagued him from early life maintains to tread shut on his heels and he starts off to query the choices he has made in addition to their effect on others. As demanding because it was once to retreat, the adventure again to the city of his delivery and the lady he left in the back of turns out a bigger mountain to climb. “Ever Been Had” is a fictional tale set in a time within the background of Australia, particularly Western Australia, whilst unstated principles and the expectancies of others decided one’s lifestyles trip. suffering now and then opposed to his personal ideals, Jonathan charts a passage formed by way of the relationships he varieties and occasions he confronts. It attracts at the reminiscences of 1 guy who was once born in rural Western Australia yet left while to affix the Navy.

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New PDF release: Captain Blood Returns

By Rafael Sabatini

ISBN-10: 0345249631

ISBN-13: 9780345249630

ISBN-10: 0891907424

ISBN-13: 9780891907428

ISBN-10: 1986438104

ISBN-13: 9781986438100

extra adventures from the much-loved Captain Blood, the ‘Robin Hood’ of the Spanish Seas. In his newest exploits, The Chronicles of Captain Blood takes him to new adventures with as a lot pleasure and swashbuckling event as ever sooner than. successful helpful treasures, rescuing his team from virtually definite loss of life and saving an English cost are all in a day’s paintings for this striking hero of land and sea.—Goodreads.

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Die Madonna von Saronno (German Edition) - download pdf or read online

By Marina Fiorato

ISBN-10: 3499243997

ISBN-13: 9783499243998

Eine Liebe unter Mandelblüten

Saronno, 1525: Als ihr geliebter Ehemann aus einer blutigen Schlacht nicht wiederkehrt, droht die junge Adelige Simonetta di Saronno an ihrer Trauer zu zerbrechen. Da die zahllosen Kriegszüge das Vermögen des Paares aufgebraucht haben, nimmt sie widerstrebend ein Angebot des Malers Bernardino Luini an. Er möchte Simonetta als Modell auf einem Fresko in der Kirche Santa Maria dei Miracoli verewigen – gegen Bezahlung. Bald fühlt sich Simonetta zu dem Künstler hingezogen, und auch er ist von ihrer Schönheit bezaubert. Doch die heimliche Liebe der beiden wird von einem Skandal überschattet, der nicht nur Simonettas Ruf gefährdet, sondern auch Bernardinos Leben …
"Italien-Sehnsucht garantiert!" ("Freundin" über "Die Glasbläserin von Murano")

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Download PDF by : Young Miss Holmes Vol. 3

Crystal "Christie" Margaret wish is again! This younger woman is extra at domestic in Scotland Yard's library than at a tea occasion, and likely to ruffle feathers than to brain her manners. sign up for "Sherlock Holmes in miniature" for an additional around of adventures, and a deeper check out the historical past of these she holds expensive, during this all-ages manga.

Christie, the precocious younger niece of Sherlock Holmes, once more joins the well-known Victorian detective and his sidekick Watson in tackling many of the strangest puzzles of all time. From a family members haunted via a demon hound to a London vandal enthusiastic about smashing statues of Napoleon, no secrets and techniques are secure from Christie's curious brain - and no criminals are secure from her steadfast partners, the deceptively mild Annmarie and the rambunctious Nora, let alone her devoted hound Nelson (who occasionally doubles as her steed)!

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Kaze Hikaru, Vol. 5 - download pdf or read online

By Taeko Watanabe

ISBN-10: 1421510189

ISBN-13: 9781421510187

Sei seeks out Saito Hajime to aid her grasp a tricky sword procedure, and Saito is harassed by means of his amorous emotions for Sei, no longer realizing that she is a woman in cover. as though issues were not complex adequate, it sort of feels a very male Sei look-alike has taken a complicated to Saito--and plans on seducing him!

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Die Hexe muss brennen. Historischer Roman. (German Edition) by Tatjana Stöckler PDF

By Tatjana Stöckler

ISBN-10: 3943531023

ISBN-13: 9783943531022

Walpurgisnacht 1606: Die Schatten der Inquisition reichen bis in das verschlafene Städtchen Amorbach. Auf dem Scheiterhaufen wird eine angesehene Bürgerin als Hexe verbrannt, drei weitere warten im Kerker auf ihre Hinrichtung. Luzia, eine geschickte Diebin auf der Durchreise, hat wenig übrig für das Schicksal dieser Frauen, deren öffentliche Bestrafung großen Aufruhr verursacht – bis sie auf der Flucht vor dem Gesetz in die Fänge des brutalen Inquisitors Balthasar Noß aus Fulda gerät, der schon quickly dreihundert Hexen dem Feuertod überantwortet hat. Ihm kommen Luzias Fähigkeiten gerade recht. Aus zwielichtigen Gründen hat er es auf die unscheinbare Jungfer Magdalene Wegener abgesehen, die dank ihres einflussreichen Bruders Lukas schon einmal einer Verurteilung als Hexe entgehen konnte. Doch dem grausamsten Inquisitor des Reiches bietet guy nicht ungestraft die Stirn. Um sich zu rächen, schreckt er vor keinem Mittel zurück ...

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