Welcome to Smashwords!

Check out our new interface for discovering great ebooks! Read the official announcement at the Smashwords Blog.

Please confirm your erotica preferences.

Learn more about erotica controls. You may change these settings at any time.

[Close]

Nonfiction » History » Middle ages

The Knights Templar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,120. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
Mystery surrounds virtually every aspect of the Templar story, from their origins in the aftermath of the First Crusade, through their rise to supreme wealth and power - dominating medieval Europe for nearly two centuries - to their abrupt and dramatic suppression.
The Story Of Imam Hussein
Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
The story of imam Hussein Part one Edited by Hussein Abbas Dedication To imam Hussein himself and all who heard about him. Summary This is ilustared history based on real events painted by many artist of different times. Imam Hussein was the son of Ali ibn Abi Ṭalib (fourth Rashidun Caliph of Sunni Islam, and first Imam of Shia Islam) and Fatimah Zahra (daughter of the
The Dance Manias of The Middle Ages
Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Religious history
Dance Mania was a craze that hit Europe primarily in the late fourteenth through sixteenth centuries. Gangs of people, usually young, would spontaneously gather in circles and begin a spasmodic, jerking, convulsive dance. They would twist and contort wildly, scream, and even foam at the mouth.
A Study of the Church in the Kingdom of Mercia During the Reign of King Offa 757-796 AD
Price: Free! Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
This book will be set within the heart of eighth century England, focusing on the reign of King Offa of Mercia who reigned from 757-796 AD. It will assess the position of religion in the Mercian court and for Offa himself personally; the setting of many church synods of England within the borders of Mercia during his reign, alongside the elevation of Lichfield to become an archbishopric.
Odd True Tales, Volume 5
Series: Odd True Tales. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Witchcraft & wicca, Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
The fifth installment of the “Odd True Tales” series… This volume focuses exclusively on the Inquisition, and is not for the faint of heart or weak of stomach. It’s divided into four chapters: Profit & Pain, Cries in the Dark, A Miscellany of Madness, Letter from Hell…
Ciemno- czy jasno-wiecze?
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: Polish. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
Krótki tekst popularyzatorski, którego zadaniem jest podkopanie przekonania o ciemności Ciemnych Wieków.
Forgotten Heritage of Tatars
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 29,770. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages, Nonfiction » History » Russian
This small, but capacious book is a short brief of a real History of Tatars. It based on my previous historical works on the History of Tatars, my native nation. So I would like to inform you about my researching work on the very little known History of Tatars.
Burgundians in the Mist
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,910. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
A historical work focusing on the Burgundians--a Germanic people of the Late Antique/Early Medieval period--and the role they played in the transition of Western Europe in the wake of the Fall of the Rome.
How To Cook A Peacock: Le Viandier: Medieval Recipes From The French Court
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,160. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » European
In the fourteenth century, French kings prized such fare as peacock, storks and herons. Guillaume Tirel not only cooked these dishes, he left a book on how to do it. Le Viandier has survived in at least four different versions. Now Jim Chevallier has translated the so-called Fifteenth Century version, making it available to recreational medievalists, food historians and students of medieval life.
History of Vikings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
History about the Viking wherever quoted in the so many records available today are negative, and portray these men to be callous pirates, and destructive people. In reality, who they are and why they were said to be a menace to the entire Europe once upon a time and what they did? All these are some interesting facts that the whole world would love to know at any given day.
The Stone of Destiny: In Search of the Truth
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 88,370. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
"The Stone of Destiny" is the first book to explore the reasons behind the theft of the Stone of Scone in 1296 by King Edward I of England and to examine the validity of the myths and legends associated with its origins.
Crown of Stars
Price: $4.35 USD. Words: 124,100. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Comparative Religion
The mysterious book, known as the High History of the Holy Grail (Perlesvaux) first appeared in the12th century at Glastonbury Abbey. Crown of Stars reveals the books secrets and the identity of its author in vivid detail. A beacon for Dan Brown fans who want to go further than fiction. Frances Yates and John Michelle scholars will love it.
Bibliografia Carolíngia Breve
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,860. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 14, 2017 by Amadeu Amorim. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages, Nonfiction » History » European
The book consists of a bibliography of printed books in English, French and Portuguese on the subject of Charlemagne and the Carolingians.
Das Reich der Gekrönten Sklaven
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 83,600. Language: German. Published: January 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Roukn Baibars geboren im Jahre 1223. Er war von den Mongolen gefangen genommen und an einem Sklaven-Händler verkauft in Syrien, wo es verkauft wird. Es beinhaltet eine Schule für junge Sklaven gegründet. Erwachsene, trat er die Bewachung des Emirs vor beitritt Mamluk Sultan As-Salih Ayyub bewachen. Es war jeder Ebene und Sultan zu werden.
Country Ways
Series: History Comes to Life, Book 1. Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 70,070. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
Country Ways is the first in a quartet of books by Terence Kearey dealing with aspects of life in Britain through the centuries from the perspective of his own family, stretching back to the Norman invasion to a narrowly-avoided German one. The others are History, Heroism and Home, A Changing World and A Distance Travelled.
L'Empire des Esclaves Couronnés
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 90,510. Language: French. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages, Screenplays » History
Roukn al-Din Baybars naît en 1223. Il est capturé par des mongols et vendu à l’émir de la ville d’Alep. Adulte, il intègre la garde de l’émir puis la garde mamelouk du sultan As-Salih Ayyub au Caire. Le 22 octobre 1260, Baybars tue Kutuz. Les émirs présents proclament Baybars comme sultan. Durant 17 ans, il affronte tous ses ennemis sans relâche et crée l’Empire des Esclaves Couronnés.
Steps Devil Queen Rola
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 11,410. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
قصه من العصور الوسطى عن مملكه انشائها رجل صالح وكانت الفتاه رولا هى اول ملكه لها وهى تقع فى اوربا الان
Gilead
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,170. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
What went through the mind of the man who ascended to heaven with the grail in hand? Is that what really happened to the son of Lord Geraint when he and their fellow questers reached their final destination? Follow Lord Gilead’s impressions and thoughts and his five companions including his father and the mysterious mage Myrddin through uncharted territory, unexpected surprises and even the land i
Trattato di cucina medievale
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,780. Language: Italian. Published: September 5, 2011 by Delirium Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » European
Un pasto vecchio otto secoli. Cosa e come mangiavano nel Medioevo? Viaggio alla scoperta di molti dei cliché del caso, fino a scoprire ricette e usanze inaspettate.
THE SHADOW OF A PRINCE IN HISTORY
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,470. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages, Nonfiction » History » European
True historical facts, alliances, betrayals, military campaigns, cruelty, love story, mysterious places, life story, royal descendants. Everything in one rich informative ebook!