Books tagged: ottoman empire

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A Sacred Task: Qiriazi and the Albanian National Awakening
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,930. Language: British English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » European
At the heart of Albania’s National Awakening comes the true story of Gjerasim Qiriazi. A poor carpenter’s son, his unlikely rise as scholar and reformer led him to the forefront of Albania’s rebirth, placing him at odds with potent enemies sworn to stop him by any means. Despite armed threats and a desperate kidnapping, Qiriazi’s dream would prevail, altering the course of an entire nation.
Islamic Law in Palestine and Israel: A History of the Survival of Tanzimat and Sharia in the British Mandate and the Jewish State
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,280. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems, Nonfiction » Law » Islamic law
Robert Eisenman’s classic work, Islamic Law in Palestine and Israel: A History of the Survival of Tanzimat and Sharia, examines how Islamic law, such as Sharia law, survived in Palestine and Israel in a pure form perhaps longer than in any other Ottoman successor state.
Daughters of Shadow and Blood - Book I: Yasamin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,100. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Yasamin is the naïve daughter of a sixteenth-century Ottoman bureaucrat trapped in an arranged marriage to the son of the powerful governor of Buda. Adam Mire is a modern-day American professor of history searching the stark landscape of Eastern Europe for an artifact that once belonged to Dracula himself. When their stories collide, the consequences are deadly.
The Modern British Empire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,730. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
The people who built the British Empire were not unique in their courage, ambition or greed. Whether we learn a lesson or not from reading about them, one thing is certain. The history of the Empire's rise and decline is full of drama and tragedy. No playwright or novelist has ever imagined a story more rich or textured than that offered by the true experiences of actual people.
The Plot
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,780. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by WingSpan Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
An action filled drama of the Ottoman Empire and Sultan Abdulhamid II's pan-Islamic movement to counter the designs of European colonialism in Turkey.
To Be First/Wheels of Heaven
Series: What Man Hath Wrought, Book 10. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Twin tales of legend and fact—Ottoman space voyagers from an alternate universe, and the truth about an ancient Greek cosmic prediction machine.
Holocaust или Genocide
You set the price! Words: 950. Language: Russian. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research, Nonfiction » History » European
The statistics shows what can happens in the future if to close eyes to the past
Forty Thorns
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,880. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Based on the Oral Memoir of a Turkish Revolutionary Woman, the epic Forty Thorns blends past with present in a war-torn love story that parallels the new nation during the critical years of the emerging state with its dramatic events, changes, and the universal women’s struggle for self-determination.
Renaissance Europe
Price: $1.90 USD. Words: 20,260. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
In this book there are six texts about renaissance Europe. Through these any reader can detect many elements of the renaissance states and study a general history of the 15th ant the 16th centuries.
Lyssandra & The Return of Lyssandra
Price: Free! Words: 52,520. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
A love story set in Renaissance Kosovo. Amid the turbulant times of the Turkish invasions of Europe and the Inquisition, two people seek toovercome thier past and seek a new future.