This book will analyse the Northern Rebellion of 1569 that occurred during the reign of Elizabeth I, it will assess why it failed, this will be done through a comparison with the Pilgrimage of Grace of 1536 during Henry VIII's reign that was successful, and other rebellions in the Tudor period.
Captured by Saracen pirates, Concordia finds herself at the center of intrigue, plots, blackmail, betrayal and the vain desires of two egotistical brothers, each willing to die for her favor. While awaiting rescue, Concordia must defend her honor while plotting her escape somewhere inside steamy, unconquered Muslim Hispania.
Joan of Arc and the French armies began to beat the English occupying armies in 1424. Ten years earlier the Battle of Agincourt had been a critical loss in terms of morale and manhood to the French nation. My e-book considers the French triumph at Verneuil. Fought on August 17, 1424 the military engagement began a succession of French victories that culminated with Joan's triumph in Orleans.
This, the second volume of the Crusader Chronicles, continues the story of Conrad Wolff and the Baltic Crusade in the first quarter of the thirteenth century. Conrad has won great fame by killing the pagan leader Lembit in battle and so when Livonia is in great peril, he is ordered to raise an army to defeat the enemies of the Bishop of Riga. This ragtag force becomes the Army of the Wolf.
Medieval author Joyce DiPastena is always on the lookout for authentic medieval names for her characters. This book is a compilation of her 30-plus years of research into medieval Christian names. Here you will find over 800 female names and over 1500 male names. This book will prove a treasure trove for historical fiction writers, fantasy writers, gamers, or anyone who just enjoys names!
A thief by trade, Desiree of Canterbury can squirm out of any tight spot...until she meets her match in Nicholas Grimshaw, the most feared lawman in the shire. Nicholas becomes honor-bound to care for Desiree. But just when she decides to let him make an honest woman of her, a ruthless enemy rears its ugly head, and the two must escape danger, cheat death , and save their newfound love.
Uniques are people with super powers, living in the middle ages. While the war rages on, they are able to have a greater impact than others. Wil decides to join the war, and sets out to have the biggest impact of all.
Famous Medieval Castles: The Ultimate Guide on Castles in England, German Castles, Scottish Castles, Castles in Ireland, Castles in Wales, and More Famous Middle Ages Castles
This book features over 70 medievel European castles, listed from A-Z, with their history and behind the scenes stories behind them. Prepare to be fascinated by delving into medieval castle times.