Books tagged: medieval history

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Blue Bells of Scotland: Blue Bells Trilogy One
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 156,000. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
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Shawn Kleiner has it all, fame, money, beautiful women. Until the night his girlfriend has enough and abandons him in a Scottish castle tower. He wakes in medieval Scotland, mistaken for Niall Campbell, devout Highland warrior, with the fate of Scotland riding on his selfish, womanizing shoulders. Tasting Shawn’s modern luxuries, will Niall want to switch back?
The Paraclete Conundrum
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,000. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In 1149, three women contemporaries meet in an abbey near Paris. The women are: Heloise, abbess of the Paraclete after her tragic love affaire with Abelard; Hildegard of Bingen, mystic, musician; and Eleanor of Aquitaine, Queen of France, soon to be Queen on England . They have learned that Bernard of Clairvaux threatens their freedom. How can they counter the threat? They argue, plot and scheme.
The Last Legend
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,030. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
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One legend still survives in the wilds of 14th century Ireland, and one young man who seeks the truth is destined to cross her path.
The Dove of Montségur
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 48,320. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(5.00)
It is 1240 and a community of Cathars, persecuted for their beliefs, has withdrawn to the mountaintop fortress of Montségur, in southern France. This is the true story of their circumstances, their fate and their redemption, thanks to a young girl's bravery.
The King's Favourite Son (John Plantagenet Trilogy Book 1)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,550. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
There was one mighty ruler in western Europe in 1166: King Henry II of England. When he quarrelled with his wife, the waves of dissension were felt throughout his dominions. Born into this maelstrom of events was his youngest son John, who became an object of emotional contention between his warring parents. This novel tells the story of the young John Plantagenet and is the first of a trilogy.
Lisia: Vortigern's Island
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 111,530. Language: British English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Medieval
This book is about the ancient and early medieval history of Guernsey and the other Channel Islands, set in the wider context of north-west Europe. The Channel Islands were of religious significance to the surrounding areas of north-west France (Armorica) in ancient times, and were also important links in the trade route for tin and other metals of British origin.
Knight Prisoner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,370. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In 1470, in the great City of London, the great French poet, François Villon, was in trouble. He had a talent for it. Carted off to Newgate prison, he is thrown into the company of that master of English crime and prose, Sir Thomas Malory. Knight Prisoner is told by Fremin—Villon’s put-upon secretary who has never had an adventure of his own.
The Stain of Treason (John Plantagenet Trilogy Book 2)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 139,710. Language: British English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The Angevin Empire has been claimed by a new king, Richard, who intends to leave it to pursue a war in the middle east. His grieving younger brother, John, remains behind and wants to take the opportunity of making the new king pay for the death of their father. How much trouble can John cause, and what will the ultimate cost be to him?
Two Besagews. A Comparison of Some Surviving 15th Century Shoulder Defences
Price: Free! Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Medieval
This short ebook describes certain types of 'Gothic' German and Italian shoulder armour in use in the late 15th Century.
The Lion and the Rose, Book One: William Rising
Series: The Lion and the Rose, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,840. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
William of Normandy: visionary, ambitious, indomitable, cunning. . . the man who would change the destinies of England and France forever. William Rising tells his story as never before, from crippling childhood loss, political treachery, and adolescent betrayal, to the making of a conqueror.