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The Complete Chronicle of the Emperors of Rome; Vol. 2
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,940. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Few books before have explored the exploits and notorious antics of Rome's imperial dynasties in such readable detail. Exhaustive research brings to life the fascinating lives of the ancient world's most powerful rulers. This eBook edition of the praised 2005 hardback has web-links to numerous illustrations and maps. Vol.2: from Diocletian to Justinian (AD 285–565). "This book is a must."
Pope Leo XIII
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
The Holy Spirit must have had all the Angels of all the cardinals in the conclave whisper in their ears that what the Church needed at this time and place was a diplomat, a man who could appease the powers of Europe, who could ward off an all out attack on the Vatican and the Church. That man was Gioacchino Vincenzo Raffaele Luigi Pecci, forever to be lovingly known as Pope Leo XIII.
Pope Gregory the Great
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,150. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
We want to share a little of what was going on in the world of the 5th Century. The world was in a turmoil! This was the beginning of the end of the Western emperors. The collapse of the Roman empire begins with Italy being taken over by one barbarian army placing Italy under the thumb of the Eastern emperors of Constantinople, only to be invaded and ravaged by another barbarian, the Ostrogoth
Pope Pius IX
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
Family, the Lord has given the Church many heroes down through the centuries, and each person He gives us is for a specific reason for a specific time, but not only for that time. The Nineteenth Century is a perfect example of that. The Church suffered greatly during that century, but the Lord knew we needed Him to be at our sides to assure us that He would keep His promises
Disguised as a Man: Malachi Martin & Me
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 176,140. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Father Malachi Martin, a Roman Catholic priest, scholar and exorcist, was a best-selling author and media celebrity in the mid-1970's. At the peak of his career, a fifty-seven year-old Martin began a disastrous Abelard-Heloise-style love affair with a troubled teenager who had seen him on TV. She now recounts the story of her decade-long romance with the controversial cult figure and pop-prophet.
The King with a Pope in His Belly
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,240. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
In this work, the author covers the beginning of the so-called Reformation in England during the first 20 years of Henry VIII's destructive reign.
Papists, Spaniards & Other Strangers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,330. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Continuing in the second volume of her Revisiting History series, Bella Wyborn d'Abrera treats the second phase of religious turmoil in Tudor England
Pope Benedict XV
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The Pope we’re bringing you now is Pope Benedict XV who reigned from 1914-1922. There are so many facets to this Pope of the First World War, who served only seven years, the bulk of his term having to do directly with the war, or the aftermath of the war. Pope Benedict XV was ignored, ridiculed, and copied by the powers of Europe during the war.
The Glothic Tales
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 166,780. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Ever since that fateful decision was made to descend from the trees, stand on two legs and eat fewer bananas, humans have looked back on the decision with regret. It was at that very moment in time, when we began feeling that we were being controlled. The one unsolvable conundrum though, has been who controls those who control us?
The Female Pope - The True Story of Pope Joan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
For centuries rumours and legends have swirled about that one woman did get to be pope in Rome. The Catholic Church has always denied the stories, but they refuse to go away. It is now time to look anew at these old stories and try to discover the truth that lies behind them.