Books tagged: crusades

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Serendipity. A journey in time and faith.
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,240. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
I have no legacy but my 7000 y.o. family name and my personal link to number 13, 666, and, 2012 that goes beyond Dan Brown's "Da Vinci Code".
Winning His Spurs
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Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 87,980. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
1191: In a clash of two faiths, a boy knight destined to be a hero…Cuthbert, hungry for adventure and glory, joins King Richard on his way to free Jerusalem from the Saracens. Even before reaching their goal the Crusaders are torn by jealousy and intrigue. Cuthbert finds that chivalry and honour are little valued as he faces desperate obstacles to his quest for knighthood and his own castle.
Religion Explained in an Hour
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 14,790. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
This short succinct book examines and analyses the six major faiths of the world, their origin and beliefs. It takes a wholly rational and scientific view in its search for truth supported by firm evidence. These questions are answered. What is religion? Why do religions exist? How do beliefs enter the mind? Why is there religious terrorism? All are fully explained.
Blood on Holy Land: A Novel on the Clash between Islam and Christianity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,160. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Centered on a daughter's extraordinary search for her captured father, this novel explores the origins of the conflict between Islam and Christianity.
Wilde Flowers: The Heretic's Garden
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,610. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
History tells of learned women of the Middle Ages—midwives, scholars and healers—being condemned as heretics and witches. Legend follows: Flowers grow now where once there were great pyres that burned these women for their independence and skills—the flowers grow even on the stone battlements of fortress mounts where once there was injustice and death. This is one of those stories.
on the Trail of the Real St George
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,780. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2010 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Dragon-slayer, English hero, martyr, warrior, soldier and saint — St George has been all these things. But who was the real St George? This fascinating book draws on the most recent academic research into folklore and legends to put together an accurate account of St George’s original life story, and how he has developed in folklore and legend to become what he is today.
Voices
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,410. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In 1100AD a monk named Henri hears voices telling him he is Saint Martin of Tours. Today we would recognize it as an illness called schizophrenia. Knowing his behavior will be a costly embarassement to church and King,a unique solution is found.Thus begins a journey through the inland waterways on a ship of fools at the dawn of medicine and psychiatry.
Tearing Honor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,180. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
A family is faced with financial issues of their time and decides to give up their daughter to a convent. 12 years later, this daughter gets herself into some dire trouble turning toward Witchcraft to save people's lives. Her family becomes intertwined with her life, as her brother sets out to spread God's word. A family death leads to her brother's desire for vengeance, compromising his honor.
Edward’s Right Hand
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,290. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Many adventures lie in the path of Justin who is right hand man to King Edward I. Things get complicated when Justin secretly marries a Jewess at a time when King Edward is persecuting the Jews. There are many battles with the Scots and Welsh and much consternation when Edward forces Justin to marry a French harlot because he thinks that Justin is unmarried. Then things get interesting.
An Irishman’s Revenge
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,390. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This story is based on the dramatic changes in the lives of the people living in England under Norman rule. They went from free men to virtual slaves and serfs overnight. Skel, whose family had been sold into slavery from Ireland by the Romans, becomes a master stone mason and later is sent on Crusade to Jerusalem. All the while, he plots his revenge.