Books tagged: wales history

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Murray the Camel Humphreys Al Capone Associate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Murray Humphreys was born to an affluent Welsh family on Chicago's North Side. Some biographers believe he left school after the third grade while others have written that he completed high school. Suave and debonair he possessed qualities that mobsters like Al Capone found invaluable to their organizations. Humphreys organized laundry unions and then expanded to unionize milk truckers and others.
Gwenllian ferch Gruffydd, The Warrior Princess of Deheubarth
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 6. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Cultural Heritage
(5.00)
Born in 1097, Princess Gwenllian's life changed forever when she fell in love with Prince Gruffydd ap Rhys, the beleaguered heir to Rhys ap Tewdur of Deheubarth. Together husband and wife fought for and ruled southern Wales, challenging the Norman Conquest of Wales and proving once and for all the nobility and courage of the Welsh people, a courage that endures across the centuries.
The Iron Masters -Volume 1 For the Love of Eira.
Price: Free! Words: 22,350. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
An historical novel of the armaments industry during the Napoleonic Wars.
A Prince Among Dragons
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 38,180. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014 by Wesbrook Bay Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
A boy. A girl. An enchantment. After being enchanted, Prince John struggles to remember his humanity while learning dragon skills such as aeronautics and shape-shifting. His human friend Annabelle fights against the limitations of the medieval world, and a dragon race struggles to survive. Set in Ruthin Castle, Wales, A PRINCE AMONG DRAGONS has magic, swords, adventure, and deep friendship.
An Incarcerated Conscience
Price: $1.55 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Ben Meyrick was the only ordained Christian minister in Wales to be jailed for being a conscientious objector during the First World War. Amazing bravery was displayed on the battle field during the War, of that there is no doubt, but neither can we deny that considerable bravery was also displayed by the conscientious objectors. Here is one man's story.
Broken Reed: The Lords of Gower and King John
Series: Stories of Medieval Gower. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,980. Language: British English. Published: September 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Medieval, Nonfiction » History » European
King John's brutal treatment of William de Breos led to rebellion by many of the great barons and was the final spark that lit the fire of Magna Carta.
Revival: Pendyffryn: The Conquerors, Book 4
Series: Pendyffryn: The Conquerors. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 80,340. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013 by Eres Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
With few friends to support him and more enemies than he has ever known, Christophe Maides embarks on a course of action certain to cause his closest friend, Jehan-Emíl deFreveille, to wonder if the Demon has lost his mind. Without doubt, he has lost his heart.
The Welsh Revival of 1904-1905
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,500. Language: British English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / Growth, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / History
(4.50)
The Welsh Revival of 1904 - 1905 is seen as one of the greatest outpourings of the Holy Spirit in modern times. The names of Evan Roberts, Seth Joshua and Moriah Church are so well known. But what happened next? How did the chapels that were so impacted by God respond to the great revival? In this short ebook read what the chapel leaders of the time had to say about the aftermath of the revival.
Mountain Misery
Series: Mud Lane. Price: Free! Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Mountain Misery – A Short story in the Mud Lane series. Follow the misadventures of a family holiday in North Wales. A hilarious, disaster filled diary of grief stricken hardship, bad weather and misfortune.
Traitor's Daughter
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 147,090. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011 by Eres Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00)
Blaentywi, Summer, AD927 In the reign of Hywel Dda Orphan and prisoner of war, hostage and bondservant, beautiful and arrogant, soft and frightened. Heledd's uncle has offered every incentive to his warriors but no man will have her... until her honor and life are threatened by the man who butchered her family. Her honor or her life, her life or her love…his choice.