Michael at the Invasion of France, 1943 (Boys of Wartime)

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.42 MB Downloadable formats: PDF A main goal is to understand both Washington’s role in early America and the reasons for his rise to prominence. No student of the Victorian historical novel can fail to observe the divergence between the genre’s critical acclaim and popularity in its own time and its relative obscurity now. He also will pay certain sovereign nations what they were promised in the Reagan-Mitt...
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Toby Tucker: Hogging all the Pig Swill

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.38 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Ebenezer Cruickshanks now stood forth, and communicated to the magistrate all he knew or suspected from the reserve of Waverley, and the evasions of Callum Beg. Connections: For other stories taking place in medieval Japan try The Samurai’s Tale, by Erik Christian Haugaard, or The Sword that Cut the Burning Grass: A Samurai Mystery, by Dorothy and Thomas Hoobler. But it’s als...
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Maggot Moon

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.94 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Defensive-offensive maneuvers include attack from a strong defensive position after the attacking enemy has been sapped in strength, as in two battles of the Hundred Years' War, Crecy (1346) and Agincourt (1415), or feigned withdrawals that attempt to lure the enemy out of position as performed by William the Conqueror at the Battle of Hastings (1066) and by Napoleon at the Bat...
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The Blacksmith's Cottage: A Pastoral War

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.12 MB Downloadable formats: PDF It had been recently suspended, and this was the first time of its being used. In the Army Air Forces, women who ferried planes were not supposed to fly for several days around their periods, but male commanders found this rule unenforceable since many women did not cooperate with it, said nothing, and just kept flying. (In the event of pregnancy, a WAC was immediately dischar...
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Winter Holiday (Swallows and Amazons Book 4)

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.92 MB Downloadable formats: PDF With a half-crown in one hand, and a twenty-shilling note in the other, he will spout like a player over the two pictures in Hamlet, and it is great to hear him address them alternately--- ``=This= is the thing itself---Off, off, ye lendings!'' I had no sooner apologized to Christopher for the disturbance I had occasioned (which I did with some shame of countenance,) than I ...
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Flames of the Tiger

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.95 MB Downloadable formats: PDF I have found this time and again with my novels about William Marshal. Does capture the main essence of his command style and his personality. His head was, or appeared to be, so full of guns, broadswords, bonnets, canteens, and tartan hose, that Waverley could not for some time draw his attention to any other topic. ``Are you to take the field so soon, Fergus,'' he asked, ``...
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Boys of Wartime: Will at the Battle of Gettysburg

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.26 MB Downloadable formats: PDF When Waverley again entered upon the subject which he had most at heart, the situation, namely, of his father and his uncle, Colonel Talbot seemed now rather desirous to alleviate than to aggravate his anxiety. We see the consequences later if he does not. Series volumes are "The Iron King", "The Strangled Queen", "The Poisoned Crown", "The Royal Succession", "The She-Wolf", "...
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World War II: Rescue at Drumshee (Drumshee Timeline S)

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.14 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Action takes place in Sleepy Hollow, Woodstock, and Greenwich Village. The new settlers were poorly regarded by the Boers and in return there was pressure to remove their government. Major Melville had been versed in camps and cities; he was vigilant by profession, and cautious from experience; had met with much evil in the world, and therefore, though himself an upright magi...
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Naming the Stones

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.63 MB Downloadable formats: PDF But the haughty, and somewhat stern regularity of Fergus's features was beautifully softened in those of Flora. A wealthy Manhattan socialite arrives in Paris just as the Nazis take over. Alexander Kent, Colours Aloft!, about a British naval officer in 1803 as the Napoleonic War rages on and revives his personal feud with a French admiral; #18 in the Richard Bolitho series; Al...
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The Tenerife Alternative

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 5.74 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Anything John Keegan writes is worth reading; The Face of Battle remains the most impressive general military history of the last 50 years. There is only a 5% chance of someone getting a happy ending in life. They were not the brainchild of an ambitious pope or rapacious knights but a response to more than four centuries of conquests in which Muslims had already captured tw...
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