Historical Fiction

Murder's Immortal Mask (Ancient Roman Mysteries, Book 4): A - download pdf or read online

ISBN-10: 0755338421

ISBN-13: 9780755338429

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ISBN-13: 9780755338436

ISBN-10: 0755338448

ISBN-13: 9780755338443

Has a infamous assassin back to the streets of old Rome?

In the fourth novel in Paul Doherty's acclaimed historic Roman sequence that includes Claudia, a killer stalks the streets of Rome. excellent for lovers of Lindsey Davis and Steven Saylor.

'An engrossing and informative learn' - Publishers Weekly

September 314AD, and once again dying moves the sprawling streets of Imperial Rome. while prostitutes are chanced on murdered - their our bodies ripped open and their correct eyes gouged out - it's feared a infamous killer, the Nefandus, has again. Rumoured to be an imperial officer, he as soon as waged bloody homicide among Rome's prostitutes yet vanished ahead of his identification will be chanced on. Has he reappeared, or is a person operating in his guise? wanting to hold order, the Empress Helena turns to her so much depended on agent, Claudia. Helena instructions her to find the reality at the back of the Nefandus, earlier than Rome descends additional into chaos and confusion.

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Sabine Ebert's Die Spur der Hebamme (Die Hebammen-Saga 2) (German Edition) PDF

By Sabine Ebert

ISBN-10: 3426636956

ISBN-13: 9783426636954

ISBN-10: 3938046856

ISBN-13: 9783938046852

Sachsen im Jahre 1173: Die Hebamme Marthe und ihr Mann, der Ritter Christian, könnten mit ihrem Leben glücklich sein, doch da erreicht sie eine schlimme Nachricht: Randolf, Christians ärgster Feind, ist aus dem Heiligen Land zurückgekehrt. Und damit nicht genug: Eines Tages taucht im Dorf jener fanatische Beichtvater auf, dem Marthe und ihre Fähigkeit, die Menschen zu heilen, schon lange ein Dorn im Auge sind. Nur zu gern ergreift er die Gelegenheit, die Hebamme zu denunzieren. Christian will seine Frau in Sicherheit bringen, doch zu spät: Marthe muss sich wegen Hexerei vor einem Kirchengericht verantworten …

Die Spur der Hebamme von Sabine Ebert: Historischer Roman im eBook!

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Download e-book for iPad: Kaze Hikaru, Vol. 5 by Taeko Watanabe

By Taeko Watanabe

ISBN-10: 1421510189

ISBN-13: 9781421510187

Sei seeks out Saito Hajime to assist her grasp a tough sword approach, and Saito is burdened through his amorous emotions for Sei, no longer realizing that she is a lady in hide. as though issues were not advanced sufficient, it kind of feels a very male Sei look-alike has taken a complicated to Saito--and plans on seducing him!

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Get Anna Karenina (German Edition) PDF

ISBN-10: 3596901502

ISBN-13: 9783596901500

ISBN-10: 3863521196

ISBN-13: 9783863521196

ISBN-10: 386647475X

ISBN-13: 9783866474758

Das achtteilige Romanepos verwebt die Geschichten dreier adliger Familien: Fürst Oblonski und seine Frau Dolly, Dollys junge Schwester Kitty Schtscherbazkaja und der Gutsbesitzer Lewin, sowie schließlich Anna Karenina, die Schwester des Fürsten, die mit dem Staatsbeamten Karenin verheiratet ist. Als sich eine Liebesaffäre zwischen dem Grafen Wronsky und Anna Karenina anbahnt beginnt das Schickal seinen Verlauf zu nehmen.

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Jack Lark: Recruit (A Jack Lark Short Story): The gripping - download pdf or read online

By Paul Fraser Collard

Recruit by Paul Fraser Collard recounts the formative years of roguish hero Jack Lark - dubbed 'Sharpe meets the gifted Mr Ripley'- who will sooner or later turn into The Scarlet Thief. This sequence is a must-read for fanatics of Bernard Cornwell and Simon Scarrow. 'An beautiful and bold hero' - Sunday Express

Forced to go away London, younger recruit Jack Lark is decided to make his manner as a Redcoat. regardless of the day-by-day tirades of Sergeant Slater, a sadistic monster of a guy who sees his new trainees because the scum of the earth, Jack holds directly to his trust that the military will provide him a greater existence.

His comrades are a coarse and prepared bunch, and Jack falls in with Charlie Evans, a contented younger clerk who fast involves remorse becoming a member of up. yet as soon as you have taken the Queen's Shilling, there isn't any means out: deserters regularly pay the top cost.

As Charlie schemes to flee, Jack, regularly a devoted good friend, is compelled into an very unlikely scenario the place the inaccurate flow may go away him taking the lengthy stroll to the gallows...

From the writer of THE SCARLET THIEF, THE MAHARAJAH'S common and THE DEVIL'S murderer, the second one e-novella that includes teenage Jack Lark.

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Michel Pierret's Les Aigles décapitées T21: La main du prophète (French PDF

By Michel Pierret

Le retour de los angeles grande saga médiévale de Michel Pierret.Hugues de Crozenc poursuit toujours son fils Sigwald. Mais retardé par les intempéries, il se voit contraint de se réfugier chez une amène hôtesse qui lui apprend que los angeles seule path de verbal exchange des environs est bloquée par les armées du roi assiégeant le château de Noirlac. Hugues despatched un frisson le parcourir à l’idée que son fils ait récolté quelque ennui dans ce conflit qui ne le concerne pourtant pas. Il n’est malheureusement pas très loin de los angeles vérité…Toujours menée par Michel Pierret, l’efficacité classique d’une des séries les plus réputées du paysage de los angeles BD historique.

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New PDF release: Roman(ze) mit Fluoxetin (German Edition)

ISBN-10: 1980940401

ISBN-13: 9781980940401

Sie hat Ambitionen. Ihren Schüleraustausch nach Irland will die junge Protagonistin dieses außergewöhnlichen Coming-of-Age-Romans nutzen, um ein epochales Werk über den Sinn und Unsinn des modernen Lebens und die Seele ihrer iteration zu verfassen. Die Realität holt sie schnell auf den Boden der Tatsachen zurück: Religiöser Fanatismus, politische Auseinandersetzungen, Perspektivlosigkeit, Frustration und die Flucht in merkwürdige Rauschzustände rauben ihr die phantasm, dass das Leben mit fortschreitendem regulate lebenswerter wird und dass Erwachsen-werden überhaupt etwas mit Fortschritt zu tun hat.

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Mexican Cul De Sac by John Plunket PDF

By John Plunket

ISBN-10: 0990548309

ISBN-13: 9780990548300

"The Mexico i assumed i would recognized grew to become out to be an illusion...where all of the nasty bits have been purposely missed. They lurked slightly below the outside, ready to slap anyone within the face who appeared down too far."
Based on old incidents that happened in Mexico in 1967, Mexican Cul De Sac follows the violent chain of occasions skilled by means of American highschool scholars from Mexico urban when they witness a political assassination in the course of an evening of drunken enjoyable and video games in Acapulco.
Gone lacking and at the run, they stumble from one transitority safe haven to a different, whenever finishing up further from domestic and toward changing into collateral harm within the brutal scheme of Mexican politics.
Mexican Cul De Sac is a daunting journey into many of the much less visited elements of the Nineteen Sixties, parts populated via pistoleros, pissed-off peasants, putas and smugglers. Survival during this underworld is doubtful each doubtful step of the way.

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New PDF release: The Art of War (Illustrated)

By Sun Tzu

ISBN-10: 1511370610

ISBN-13: 9781511370615

ISBN-10: 1593080166

ISBN-13: 9781593080167

ISBN-10: 1631063294

ISBN-13: 9781631063299

ISBN-10: 1640320164

ISBN-13: 9781640320161

ISBN-10: 1945644036

ISBN-13: 9781945644030

The artwork of battle is an old chinese language army treatise attributed to sunlight Tzu, a high-ranking army common, strategist and tactician, and kindred to the Realpolitik of his time, termed in China as Legalism. The textual content consists of thirteen chapters, each one of that's dedicated to one element of struggle. it truly is ordinarily considered a definitive paintings on army process and strategies. it's been the main well-known and influential of China's Seven army Classics, and "for the final thousand years it remained an important army treatise in Asia, the place even the typical humans knew it by way of name." It has had a power on japanese and Western army considering, enterprise strategies, criminal approach and beyond.

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