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Caribbean Piracy: Pirates and Privateers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / General
The sixteenth and seventeenth centuries saw the emergence of a new threat to government and organized society. Privateers and pirates raided along the coast of powerful countries and were, at times, at war with England, France, and Spain. They developed their own system of rules, a code of morality, and a very rough form of government.
The 1552 Holy Communion - Cranmer's passionate experiment
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,730. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Rituals & Practice / Worship & Liturgy
The Holy Communion service from the Second Prayer Book of 1552 was one of the most vigorous liturgical experiments ever. This book aims to reveal its extraordinary character, too often hidden behind the later 1662 service. A clear text, with copious and careful notes, this book will guide both priest and student who want to grasp the wonderful vitality of this revolutionary text.
Anne Boleyn and Katherine Howard: The Causes for Their Downfalls
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Series: The Tudor Dynasty, Book 3. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 15,660. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 16th Century
Anne Boleyn and Katherine Howard had more in common than being two wives of Henry VIII who were beheaded. They were cousins and were surrounded by people linked to their downfalls.
Divorced, Beheaded, Died; Divorced, Beheaded, Outlived: Playing Devil's Advocate
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Series: The Tudor Dynasty, Book 2. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 16th Century
In this book in my series of history books, I look into the six wives of Henry VIII and play Devil's advocate. Did Anne Boleyn have an affair? Was Catherine Parr simply lucky to have outlived Henry? The book covers each of Henry's six wives in detail.
Wars, Reformations and Illegitimate Heirs: How the Tudor Dynasty Changed England
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Series: The Tudor Dynasty, Book 1. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 24,590. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 16th Century
The Tudor Dynasty lasted from 1485, after the Battle of Bosworth, to 1603, with the death of Elizabeth I. The country went through many changes during these 118 years and this book goes into detail of the different monarchs and those changes.
Τhe partition of Italy (15th -16th c.)
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Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 16th Century
This is a brief history about political partition of Italy (15th -16th c.).
An unknown conspiracy of the Venetian nobility (1537-1540).
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Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 16th Century
This is the story of an unknown conspiracy of the Venetian nobility that took place in Venice during the third Venetian-Turkish war (1537-1540)
The Alchemists: Thomas Charnock
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Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Intended to be the first in a series of short publications dealing with alchemy and the alchemists this is the biography of Thomas Charnock (1524,6 - 1581)