Category «Historical»

Amethyst

Lauraine Snelling

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Ruth Cross explored similar themes and materials. For the purpose of grouping together variants of a company's name, "Standard Company Names" have been created. Arceo. first noticed during the Japanese Occupation. Jason’s letters and diary entries describing his time in Vietnam add an immediacy and intimacy to the text, giving the background to the events. Whilst exploring the grounds she stumbles across an old diary and, within its pages, she meets Allie – an Australian nurse working in France during the First World War. use leaves her marriage in tatters.

Daughter of Silk (The Silk House #1)

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Matute’s stories are about women and children trembling on the brink of discoveries that would open their eyes to a new aspect of the world around them. In this, the fourth volume in the Norton Introduction to Music History series, Philip Downs traces the rise and decline of the "Classical" style from the birth of Haydn (1732) to the death of Beethoven (1827). Promising to make them very rich without involving them in theft ...

Murder in the Mummy's Tomb (G.K. Chesterton Mystery Series

Kel Richards

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The cover immediately caught my interest and I am afraid that I memorised the title and author to investigate when I returned home. Genre categories include: historical fiction, family saga, romance, science fiction, crime novel, horror, adventure, fantasy, humor, western, war and Christian fiction. She'd never seen skin as light as polished olive wood. Gipson of central Texas enjoyed considerable success with novels dealing on agrarian and hunting themes that embodied the flavor of Southern mores.

Tidings: A Novel

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The main character of this classic book is Johnny Tremain, a sharp, arrogant and observant 14-year-old silversmith's apprentice in Boston. Includes about 50 series and single fiction titles.. 'There is something here for everyone: action-packed adventure stories, timeless tales of love, intimate portraits of fascinating people and richly detailed depictions of days gone by. Clinging to her dreams & running from a shameful past, Anne enrolls in college, majoring in ballet.

The Ninth Generation: Conquering the Giants

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Chronicles a century of Philippine history as experienced by multi-generations of one family. The late Victorian and early modern periods are spanned by two novelists of foreign birth: the American Henry James (1843-1916) and the Pole Joseph Conrad (Josef Korzeniowski; 1857-1924). There were a few preachy bits, but overall it was so enjoyable that I didn't mind. What might be the benefits and limitations of using historical fiction as part of the social studies curriculum? 2.

The Last Disciple

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The Nobel Prize award only confirms what has long been sensed: that Mr. George Gordon, Lord Byron (1788-1824) uses romantic themes, sometimes comically, to explain contemporary events. Published: October 13, 2016 by Alt Hist Press. Pulp Fiction was released in 1995, it was written and directed by Quentin Tarantino and was star studded with the likes of John Travolta (Vincent Vega), Uma Thurman (Mia Wallace), Samuel L Jackson (Jules) and Bruce Willis (Butch).... [tags: Papers] The Effect of Cultural and Historical Situations on American Literature - Professor Brattoli ”American literature is almost always tied to historical and social events of the era in which it was written.” There is a connection between literary works from different time periods.

Forgive Us Our Trespasses

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A few writers create historical fiction without fictional characters. A tumultuous relationship develops that is filled with separations and fights, and the most passionate declarations of love ever uttered. There is another reason for her approach, however—one that rises from her most basic ideas about what literature and writing should be and do.... [tags: Lectures Literature Papers] Techniques and Styles of Ray Bradbury and What Influenced Them - Ray Bradbury’s style of writing always included hidden meanings that present a central theme of the dangers of unchecked technology.

The Chalice of Israel: Cup of Courage/Cup of Hope/Cup of

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As an author, you need to know your location just as well as you know all your other characters. When their T-charts are complete, students should highlight the details they want to focus on. The nonfiction ranges from books of current affairs like Pulitzer Prize winner Sonia Nazario'€™s ENRIQUE'€™S JOURNEY and Rebecca Solnit€'s MEN EXPLAIN THINGS TO ME, and A PARADISE BUILT IN HELL: THE EXTRAORDINARY COMMUNITIES THAT ARISE IN DISASTER, to memoirs such as Firoozeh Dumas'€™ bestselling FUNNY IN FARSI, Tony Cohan'€™s ON MEXICAN TIME and MEXICAN DAYS and David Lebovitz'€™ LIVING THE SWEET LIFE IN PARIS.

A Romance of Two Worlds

Marie Corelli

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It’s difficult for both the woman and children to trust but slowly the trust grows and all three regain something lost – hope and love. “I slipped my hand into hers. Books should be about events that did not take place or could not have taken place within the writer's lifetime and are (were) 'historical fiction' from the writer's perspective, not just ours. SHADOWBOXING: Representations of Black Feminist Politics, 1999. Serena and I have a very close working relationship where we frequently get together or chat on the phone to discuss the illustrations or ideas for covers, and have lots of laughs.

Elijah: The Secret Prospective. Future and Historical

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Around the time of the novels publication in the late 1960s, a new literary genre had begun to surface: New Journalism. Rather than giving supernatural or mythological explanations for these events, Ibn al-Nafis attempted to explain these plot elements using the scientific knowledge of biology, astronomy, cosmology and geology known in his time. Forgeries expose some of the art world’s most psychologically complex figures: the collector and the counterfeiter.