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The Lost Wife

A rapturous novel of first love in a time of war-from the celebrated author of The Rhythm of Memory and The Last Van Gogh.In pre-war Prague, the dreams of two young lovers are shattered when they are separated by the Nazi invasion. Then, decades later, thousands of miles away in New York, theres an inescapable glance of recognition between two strangers...Providence

Historical books

Godwar: Hell Rising

Cyclopean pyramids jut towards the sky like man-made mountains, magnificent amidst the stark environs of the desert. Within the labyrinthine interior of these great tombs lie great pharaohs, once resplendent and mighty rulers of ancient empires, now naught but petrified remains and dust. D.K Cherian tells the tale of a woman who is taken back to the time of these bygone ru

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Sphinxs Queen(Sphinxs Princess 2)

Ancient Egypt springs to life in this enthralling sequel to Sphinx�s Princess. As she did in Nobody�s Princess and Nobody�s Prize, author Esther Friesner offers readers a fresh look at an iconic figure, blending historical fiction and mythology in a heady concoction.Hunted . . . Overnight, every aspect of Nefertiti�s life has changed. She is no longer living at the royal p

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Two Brothers

The new novel from this well-loved, bestselling author.Two Brothers is a heartrending story of two boys growing up under the darkening shadow of the Nazis. Born in Berlin in 1920 and raised by the same parents, one boy is Jewish, his adopted brother is Aryan. At first, their origins are irrelevant. But as the political landscape changes they are forced to make decisions w

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Atonement

Atonement is the novel for which Ian McEwan will always be remembered. Enthralling in its depiction of childhood, love and war, class and England, at its centre is a profound and profoundly moving exploration of shame and forgiveness.

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On the Banks of Plum Creek(Little House 4)

This is On the Banks of Plum Creek by Laura Ingalls Wilder, published 1971 by Harper Trophy Books, ISBN 0644000503, 340 Pages, Yellow Hardcover, with a picture of Laura running in a field printed in color on the cover as shown, and with Green Lettering printed on the spine (title & author), as well as a Green Field printed on the back cover.This is ONLY this exact ti

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Last Days Of Pompeii (Lit. Heritage Collection)

The Last Days of Pompeii is a novel written by the baron Edward Bulwer-Lytton in 1834. Once a very widely read book, now relatively neglected, it culminates in the cataclysmic destruction of the city of Pompeii by the eruption of Mt Vesuvius in 79 AD.The novel uses its characters to contrast the decadent culture of 1st-century Rome with both older cultures & coming tr

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Niccolo Rising(The House of Niccolo 1)

With the bravura storytelling and pungent authenticity of detail she brought to her acclaimed Lymond Chronicles, Dorothy Dunnett, grande dame of the historical novel, presents The House of Niccolo series. The time is the 15th century, when intrepid merchants became the new knighthood of Europe. Among them, none is bolder or more cunning than Nicholas vander Poele of Bruges

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Excalibur(The Arthur Books 3)

Arthur has crushed Lancelots rebellion, but at a cost. Guineveres betrayal has left him reeling, and his Saxon enemies seek to destroy him while he is weak. Chaos threatens to engulf Britain. Yet Arthur is a military genius and noble leader. As the battle draws close, he prepares to fight his way to victory at Mount Badon and also win back the woman he lost. But in this

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Prelude to Glory, Vol. 5: A Cold, Bleak Hill(Prelude to Glory 5)

In the Summer of 1777 with an army still half the size of the British forces, General Washington could not survive a head-on battle but could only pick a favorable time and place. After two disappointing defeats and a near disastrous winter at Valley Forge, the American army gets help from two lively characters - Baron Friedrich von Steuben and the Marquis de Lafayette.

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