Books tagged: 12th century

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Sheriff and Priest
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,150. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In 12th Century East Anglia, poor Saxons stay poor. It takes an exceptional one to win Henry II's friendship, and to become High Sheriff of Norfolk and Suffolk. Falling foul of the King's relationship with a'Becket, he is excommunicated 3 times, twice by a'Becket, and once by the Pope. That, and his love for Ida, guarantees him hell, unless he does something spectacular in the way of penance...
Lovesong
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 167,690. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
What does love mean to Oriole? As he discovers romance and passion in his own life we are introduced to an extraordinary cast of characters - rogues, mountebanks, villains, heroes, damsels, soldiers and holy men, all working out their own destiny. This is the story of one man's wreck on the sea of passion - and his daughter's stormy voyage.
Medieval Queens
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Collections. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,770. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Royalty, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
The middle ages come to life in this beautiful boxed set consisting of "Empress Wu Zetian," "Gwenllian ferch Gruffydd, the Warrior Princess of Deheubarth," and "Empress Matilda of England."
Gwenllian ferch Gruffydd, The Warrior Princess of Deheubarth
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 6. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Cultural Heritage
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Born in 1097, Princess Gwenllian's life changed forever when she fell in love with Prince Gruffydd ap Rhys, the beleaguered heir to Rhys ap Tewdur of Deheubarth. Together husband and wife fought for and ruled southern Wales, challenging the Norman Conquest of Wales and proving once and for all the nobility and courage of the Welsh people, a courage that endures across the centuries.
Reinterpreting Genoese Civil Conflicts: The Chronicle of Ottobonus Scriba
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 23,310. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Medieval, Nonfiction » History » European
A compelling new study of conflicts in Genoa during the 12th century. This book takes on the established orthodoxy about the extent, nature and effects of family conflicts and other civil disputes in medieval Genoa. As Emanuele Ferragina writes in the Foreword, Inguscio "brings history and its complexity back in, and he does so in a clear and empirically informed way." History and violence abound.
Loyalty's Web (Poitevin Hearts #1)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,280. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Heléne de Laurant has not forgotten how the Earl of Gunthar destroyed her father’s castle during the king’s war with his sons. When someone tries to murder Gunthar and suspicion falls on her family and friends, she races against time, and dark secrets of the past, to unmask the would-be killer. But can she reveal the truth before it claims the life of the man she has unexpectedly learned to love?
The Mason of New Orleans
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 168,590. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Life in the Middle Ages can be tough. Nasty, brutish, and short, as they say. War, famine, torture. Plague and intolerance. People getting burned at the stake and all that. And nobody speaks English. All of which sucks if you’re from the 21st Century.
The Battle of Lincoln 1141
Series: Bretwalda Battles, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,790. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
A book dedicated to the Battle of Lincoln that marked a turning point in the Wars of Anarchy during the reign of King Stephen in the 12th century.