Books tagged: puritans

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Crossing Jordan: Book One of the Keeney Chronicles
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,220. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Follow the adventures of the author as she travels back in time searching for her family's roots in 15th century England, where she ends up becoming her own ancestor.
The Resolutions Of Jonathan Edwards
Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / History, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / General
“Being sensible that I am unable to do anything without God’s help, I do humbly entreat Him by His grace to enable me to keep these resolutions, so far as they are agreeable to His will, for Christ’s sake. Amen.” It is reported Edwards reviewed these resolutions once a week. Resolutions 1-21 were written in one setting in New Haven in 1722 at age 19.
Vanishing Point
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,530. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
Vanishing Point :oR: Doctor Mockingmockingbird's Useless Machine is about a lovable but dumb art history professor unaided by the mechanical orb floating behind his head which makes others believe he is an evil genius. At a university that stacks its faculty with supposed evil geniuses, he must hide his inadequacies in the face of 2 frightening tasks: teaching class & fighting giant robots.
A Brief History of the Pilgrims
Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
(5.00)
Who were the Pilgrims? When and why did they come to America? And who were the Puritans, the Separatists, and the Strangers? Are these terms interchangeable? This VERY short e-book will answer these questions and several others. (In the interest of full disclosure, the informational part of this e-book is ~1,000 words...But they are very informative words!!!)
Courtesan of the Saints
Series: 17th Century, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 49,400. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Spies and counter-spies plot during the years of the Parliament of the Saints in the mid-1650s. Marina Oliver has published over fifty novels and several non-fiction books. Many of her historical novels, twentieth-century sagas, contemporary romances and crime books are now available as e-books.
Treason: The Violation of Trust
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 86,390. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
"Treason" is about first settlers in colonial North America. They were Puritans in the 17th Century, Quakers in the 18th Century, in the Loyalist Diaspora to Shelburne, Nova Scotia after the American Revolution, and Canadian soldiers in the trenches of World War I. It is about their life and times, of the politic individuals who held sway, and the cause and effect of their use and abuse of power.
Sixty Days with John Owen in Hebrews
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,340. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Protestantism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
John Owen's Commentary on Hebrews is a masterful work. For those who don't have the time to wade through its seven volumes, Days with the Puritans presents this devotional edition of Owen's commentary. Divided into sixty daily readings that can be read in 5-10 minutes, the Days with the Puritans series helps make the classic Reformed Puritan writings on Scripture accessible to anyone.
Famous Men of the 16th & 17th Century
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,830. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
28 biographies from Queen Elizabeth I (who came to the throne in 1560) through King Louis XIV who died in 1715. The 17th century was an age of religious wars and revolutions. It was also the century in which the English and French established colonies in North America. Key biographies are James I, Charles I, Cromwell, Champlain, Captain John Smith, William Bradford, and John Winthrop.