Historical Fiction
epub |eng | 2016-07-30 | Author:Johanna Spyri [Spyri, Johanna]

Jörgli looked up to the sky: "Oh, so far away," he said skeptically; but he immediately began to speak more softly. "He hears you still," said Moni, confidently. It was ...
( Category: Short Stories March 29,2020 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Charles Dickens [Dickens, Charles]

Chapter 48 Domestic I laboured hard at my book, without allowing it to interfere with the punctual discharge of my newspaper duties; and it came out and was very successful. ...
( Category: Literary March 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 2003-07-15 | Author:ANN RINALDI

CHAPTER FIFTEEN Spring 1789 I was going to New York. I was leaving Mount Vernon in the company of Lady Washington. The general had been elected president. It was a ...
( Category: Geography & Cultures March 27,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Unknown

Palaeo-Eskimo Land Use Ongoing research in the interior of southern Baffin Island has resulted in the identification of many previously unknown Palaeo-Eskimo occupations. These sites are variously located on the ...
( Category: Architecture March 26,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-07-31 | Author:PRINCESS MARY [MARY, PRINCESS]

"Then he lifted himself upon one arm, and with the other saluted" It was just then that the Zulus began to fire across the river at such of our people ...
( Category: Action & Adventure March 25,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-07-29 | Author:Emma Orczy [Orczy, Emma]

CHAPTER XL THE LOSER PAYS Table of Contents Nicolaes Beresteyn had not gone far when Lucas of Sparendam came running with the news. He heard it all, he saw the ...
( Category: Action & Adventure March 23,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-17 | Author:Unknown

Chapter Forty One ‘Professor Marsans?’ the young plain-clothes policeman greeted him affably in the foyer to the Mossos d’Esquadra station in Vista Alegre. ‘Thank you for coming.’ ‘Um, delighted,’ Marsans ...
( Category: Architecture March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Daniel Kraus

VII. FIELD ORDER NUMBER TWO WAS issued at 1405 hours. Far sturdier Marines than I had taken Hill 142, but it was a tenuous ownership, and we survivors were told ...
( Category: Literary March 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-20 | Author:Unknown

Evelyn Ames to Evangeline Whipple, Piney Woods Hotel, Thomasville, Georgia AM BORD DES SCHNELLDAMPFER NORMANNIA, HAMBURG-AMERIKA LINIE December 5, 1896 Dearest Evangeline, I have not written, but you know my ...
( Category: Arts & Literature March 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-04-02 | Author:Kate Douglas Wiggin [Wiggin, Kate Douglas]

Breakfast was on the table promptly at seven o'clock, and there was very little of it, too; for it was an excellent day for short rations, though Mrs. Ruggles heaved ...
( Category: Short Stories March 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-19 | Author:Author

( Category: Architecture March 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-10 | Author:G. A. Henty [Henty, G. A. (George Alfred)]

CHAPTER XII. A PRISONER Percy went to the window and looked out. There were three of these, mere arrow slits, and from each of them he had a view of ...
( Category: War & Military March 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-03-08 | Author:Robert Sydney Bowen [Bowen, Robert Sydney]

#xa0; CHAPTER ELEVEN Fate Laughs "Well?" the quiet voice of Yammanato came to him, after a period of time which seemed to be no less than a hundred years. "Do ...
( Category: Action & Adventure March 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-10-15 | Author:Sutton E. Griggs [Griggs, Sutton E.]

CHAPTER XII ON THE DISSECTING BOARD Table of Contents About this time the Legislature of Louisiana passed a law designed to prevent white people from teaching in schools conducted in ...
( Category: African-American Studies March 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-03-19 | Author:Nancy Marie Brown

A runestone from Altuna, Sweden, thought to depict Thor catching the Midgard Serpent. Note Thor’s foot protruding through the bottom of the boat. Photo by akg-images. The oldest manuscript containing ...
( Category: European March 20,2020 )