Books tagged: english civil war

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The Unknown Soldier
Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(4.00)
Every year on the anniversary of the first battle of the English Civil War, the dead gather. But who remembers the names of ordinary soldiers?
Friends and Enemies
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 128,560. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Mathew Fletcher finishes his apprenticeship as a surgeon and plans to marry Elizabeth, the daughter of the local apothecary. Mathew's dreams of the future are shattered. Hull falls under siege by the Royalists, but with the aid of Captain Overton, a Parliamentarian Officer, Mathew's skills are put to use in a way he could never have envisage only weeks earlier.
Lament for a Siege Town
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 105,360. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Based on one of the most harrowing episodes in the history of Colchester and the English Civil Wars, this is a story of human endurance and the cruel consequences of conflict, for victor and vanquished alike. This well-researched novel vividly brings to life the terrible realities of a dramatic and devastating summer in Colchester in 1648.
Matthew and the Kilderkin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,810. Language: British English. Published: June 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Matthew and the Kilderkin The year 1647 finds England reeling from the turmoil of the first Civil War. It is a time when witch hunting was its bloodiest peak. While conducting an interrogation of alleged witches, Matthew Hopkins, the feared “Witchfinder General” discovers a secret so explosive it could change the fortunes of both men and the Nation. Will lies, intrigue and cold-bloodied murder p
The Prince of Prigs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,940. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015 by Anthony Anglorus. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00)
Will James Hind steal your gold or your Heart? Maybe both! Set during the English Civil War, follow the adventures of James Hind and his Robin Hood-like antics as he does his part for Crown and Country.
A Storm In Summer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,210. Language: British English. Published: March 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
1651 Rob Haddon, cavalryman in Cromwell's New model Army, returns to his family's farm on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales . Instead of the peaceful, cheerful welcome he expects, he finds his sister-in-law murdered and his mother,brother and sister missing. As one mystery is solved, another rears its head. Storm clouds are gathering over the dale.
The King's Falcon
Series: Roundheads & Cavaliers, Book 4. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 214,690. Language: British English. Published: October 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
War and witchcraft ... plots and playhouses ... love and loyalty. This is the story of the Cavaliers last stand in 1651 and the long, impoverished exile that followed it. Ashley Peverell, known as The Falcon, continues risking his life to save that of the King and gives his heart to a beautiful French actress who he believes can never be his.
Artifact
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: British English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Awarded a 5 star Readers' Favorite review. After stealing a historical treasure in New Zealand, Lara flees to the UK, finding work at a local museum and friendship with new neighbours, Kerry, an eccentric primary school teacher and Arama, a handsome, aggressive businessman. Delving into the museum artifacts, Lara finds solace and hope but before she can accept love, she must forgive herself.
Matthew Hopkins and His Motivations Behind Persecuting Witches between 1645-1647
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 17th Century
A study on Matthew Hopkins The WItchfinder General
The Cave Painter's Daughter And Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
This is a collection of short stories set at differing periods, starting with a murder story set in pre-historic times, a dramatic encounter during the English Civil War, and some of the adventures of Tilly Price, a little maid working at ‘the big house’ during the Edwardian era, who is a huge fan of Sherlock Holmes.