Books tagged: anglo saxons

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A King's Legacy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,440. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Before Arthur, before Alfred, England was born in blood and fire.
What's in an English Place-name?: A History of England in Its Place-names
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,880. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography, Nonfiction » History » European
What's in an English Place-Name? offers a fascinating chance to trace the names within our localities back to their roots and to give an absorbing insight into our district's histories. Discussing the origins of hundreds of place-names in England this book provides a comprehensive understanding of how place-names arose.
Morning's Journey
Series: The Dragon's Dove Chronicles, Volume 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 137,440. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
In a violent age when enemies besiege Brydein and alliances shift as swiftly as the wind, stand two remarkable leaders: the Caledonian warrior-queen Gyanhumara and her consort, Arthur the Pendragon. Arthur and Gyan must create an impenetrable front to protect Brydein and Caledonia from Saxons and marauding Angli raiders who threaten those they have sworn to protect.
The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle In Plain and Simple English
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 79. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 204,130. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Of all early English literature, The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle has long been considered among the greatest--and hardest to understand! If you have struggled in the past reading old English, then BookCaps can help you out. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help.
Last Tales of Mercia 5: Osgifu the Sister
Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Osgifu finds out that her sister, Elwyna, may soon be hanged for murder. She faces a hard decision of whether to leave matters to fate or oppose the Normans. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.
The Fourth Lost Tale of Mercia: Athelward the Historian
Series: Lost Tales of Mercia, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
“The Lost Tales of Mercia” is a series of ten short stories set in England near the end of the Viking Age. These swashbuckling tales educate and entertain simultaneously. In this tale, Lord Athelward, an ealdorman who also wants to write history, finds his peace of mind disturbed when a strange woman named Golde and her young son Eadric show up on his doorstep with a ridiculous proposal.
The Second Lost Tale of Mercia: Ethelred the King
Series: Lost Tales of Mercia, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
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"The Lost Tales of Mercia" are ten short tales that can be enjoyed as quick glimpses into the swashbuckling history of ancient England or read alongside the full-length novel, "Eadric the Grasper." Young Ethelred wants little more than to impress his half-brother, Edward. But when a conspiracy develops against Edward's future reign, Ethelred finds himself at the center of its success.