Books tagged: renaissance

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The Barbers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,280. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Literature » Literary
It is London 1663 and science flourishes in a mini-Renaissance. Celia Barber shares her father’s shop; he barbers, and she heals during a time when women are not allowed to practice medicine.
Secularism In India
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,180. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Secularism in India is a historical analysis of the origin, development, and future of secularism in India. It begins with a study of how reason separated from religion in Greek Philosophy, a mood that returned during the Renaissance and reached its peak during the Enlightenment, of how the Colonial Rule helped promote the secular ideology and helped shape modern India.
Cobweb Forest
Series: Cobweb Bride, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,350. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Norilana Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
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The world is broken… A dark Goddess rises. A mortal maiden must stop her. COBWEB FOREST (Cobweb Bride Trilogy, Book Three) is the third and final book of the intricate epic fantasy flavored by Renaissance history and the romantic myth of Persephone, about death’s ultimatum to the world.
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.
Ballades satiriques
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: French. Published: December 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » French Poetry
L'auteur vous présente, au travers d'une cinquantaine de ballades écrites selon les formes du Moyen Âge et de la Renaissance, un certain nombre de personnages tels que vous avez pu les voir à la télévision, dans les journaux, des personnages curieux, drôles ou antipathiques, objets de haine, dégoût ou rire; il vous emmène avec lui dans un curieux périple; alors, bonne balade à travers les mots.
Cobweb Empire
Series: Cobweb Bride, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,700. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by Norilana Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Romance » Historical
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In a world where no one can die, she alone can kill... COBWEB EMPIRE (Cobweb Bride Trilogy, Book Two) is the second book of the intricate epic fantasy flavored by Renaissance history and the romantic myth of Persephone, about death’s ultimatum to the world. Now that she’s Death’s Champion, what will Percy do?
Renaissance Festival Survival Guide
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Trivia, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
The Renaissance Survival Guide is a irreverent, yet fact-based guide to the many aspects of the modern Renaissance Faire. It covers subjects such as Pirates, Renaissance Music, and many others, investigating and discussing the 'periodicity' of such subjects and the validity of their subsequent inclusion in the modern Renfest.
Nous, les Anges Humains
Price: $7.16 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: French. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Nous, les Anges Humains est le livre qui a inspiré la communauté des Anges Humains à travers le monde et qui a été traduit spontanément dans 14 langues par ses lecteurs. Nous, les Anges Humains est un livre qui vous exalte et vous guide, pas à pas, dans votre chemin de guérison, du dépassement de l’égo à l’épanouissement de votre nature d’Ange Humain, dans votre vie et dans la société.
Au temps du sire de Gouberville
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 17. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: French. Published: June 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
En plein XVIe siècle, des paysans normands du Cotentin pénètrent dans l'ère des grandes inventions. Certes, ils le font par la petite porte, instruits par leur maître, Gilles de Gouberville. Nous connaissons leur histoire grâce à lui, car il consignait chaque soir ses faits et gestes sur un journal qui nous est parvenu. Les voici, mis en scène dans cette histoire courte.
The Dome of Florence Cathedral
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This book covers the history of the Florence Cathedral and the design, development, and construction of the great cathedral. This book is an excellent brief of the origins of the Renaissance in Italy as well.