Books tagged: history britain

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Catherine de Valois Activity Book
Series: The Legendary Women of World History: Activity Books. Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Medieval
A fun and interactive collection of puzzles based on "Catherine de Valois," book two of the Legendary Women of World History. Practice reading while you learn more about 15th century England, France, and Wales. Perfect for classrooms, homeschools, and rainy days. Includes an excerpt from chapter one of "Catherine de Valois."
A Queen's Revenge
Series: Rulers and Rebels. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,130. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The invaders promised peace. Peace to the ancient Celtic kingdoms that obeyed them. But oaths are only honored between men, and when King Prasutagus dies the Roman invaders bring a new threat to Queen Boudicca: relinquish power or die. They expect her to cower. They don’t expect this fierce queen of Britain to march against the mighty Roman army—and win.
The Lamps Went Out - Sir Edward Grey and the 'War to End All Wars'
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014 by Blue Button Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
On the evening of 3rd August 1914, Sir Edward Grey, the British Foreign Secretary looked out of the Foreign Office window and famously declared that “The lamps are going out all over Europe. We shall not see them lit again in our lifetime”. This study examines the key choices Grey and others made in the weeks leading up to the beginning of war and the impact these choices had on his life.
Poet Under a Soldier's Hat
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,680. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
An historical biography of a British Officer during the last years of the Raj.
Loose Lips Sink Ships
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: British English. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe
A short, funny play for 7 - 11 year olds to enjoy. About the Second World War,the book includes a making activity. People have to queue at the local butcher's, but he doesn't have much for sale. Everybody has to show their ration books, but who is the strange man at the back of the queue?