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The Complete Chronicle of the Emperors of Rome; Vol. 2
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,940. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Few books before have explored the exploits and notorious antics of Rome's imperial dynasties in such readable detail. Exhaustive research brings to life the fascinating lives of the ancient world's most powerful rulers. This eBook edition of the praised 2005 hardback has web-links to numerous illustrations and maps. Vol.2: from Diocletian to Justinian (AD 285–565). "This book is a must."
Pope Leo XIII
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
The Holy Spirit must have had all the Angels of all the cardinals in the conclave whisper in their ears that what the Church needed at this time and place was a diplomat, a man who could appease the powers of Europe, who could ward off an all out attack on the Vatican and the Church. That man was Gioacchino Vincenzo Raffaele Luigi Pecci, forever to be lovingly known as Pope Leo XIII.
Pope Gregory the Great
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,150. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
We want to share a little of what was going on in the world of the 5th Century. The world was in a turmoil! This was the beginning of the end of the Western emperors. The collapse of the Roman empire begins with Italy being taken over by one barbarian army placing Italy under the thumb of the Eastern emperors of Constantinople, only to be invaded and ravaged by another barbarian, the Ostrogoth
Pope Pius IX
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
Family, the Lord has given the Church many heroes down through the centuries, and each person He gives us is for a specific reason for a specific time, but not only for that time. The Nineteenth Century is a perfect example of that. The Church suffered greatly during that century, but the Lord knew we needed Him to be at our sides to assure us that He would keep His promises
Disguised as a Man: Malachi Martin & Me
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 175,950. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Father Malachi Martin, a Roman Catholic priest, scholar and exorcist, was a best-selling author and media celebrity in the mid-1970's. At the peak of his career, a fifty-seven year-old Martin began a disastrous Abelard-Heloise-style love affair with a troubled teenager who had seen him on TV. She now recounts the story of her decade-long romance with the controversial cult figure and pop-prophet.
The King with a Pope in His Belly
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,240. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / History
In this work, the author covers the beginning of the so-called Reformation in England during the first 20 years of Henry VIII's destructive reign.
Papists, Spaniards & Other Strangers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,330. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Continuing in the second volume of her Revisiting History series, Bella Wyborn d'Abrera treats the second phase of religious turmoil in Tudor England
Pope Benedict XV
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012 by Journeys of Faith. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
The Pope we’re bringing you now is Pope Benedict XV who reigned from 1914-1922. There are so many facets to this Pope of the First World War, who served only seven years, the bulk of his term having to do directly with the war, or the aftermath of the war. Pope Benedict XV was ignored, ridiculed, and copied by the powers of Europe during the war.
The Female Pope - The True Story of Pope Joan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / History
For centuries rumours and legends have swirled about that one woman did get to be pope in Rome. The Catholic Church has always denied the stories, but they refuse to go away. It is now time to look anew at these old stories and try to discover the truth that lies behind them.
Bianca’s Secret
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,100. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In 1450, Bianca Maria Visconti came to Milan when her husband, Francesco Sforza, toppled the republic. As daughter of the previous duke, they claimed to be the rightful rulers. Inspecting her father’s ruined palace, she discovered a tarot deck made to celebrate her engagement. Begged by her courtiers, she tells the story hidden in the cards of her relative, Mayfreda of Pirovano, elected Popess.