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epub |eng | 2009-01-23 | Author:Michael Baigent & Michael Baigent & Richard Leigh

Any attempt to dismiss Teresa as a mere neurasthenic or hysteric would be negated by her autobiography and her letters, which display a surprising secular shrewdness, an admirable pragmatism and ...
( Category: Christianity June 6,2014 )
epub |eng | 2009-08-18 | Author:Green, Toby [Green, Toby]

Santiago de Compostela 1609 IN GALICIA, spiritual heartland of Spain, destination of the great pilgrimages from France and across Spain, all was not well between the two inquisitors. As a ...
( Category: Christianity June 6,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2012-01-16 | Author:Murphy, Cullen [Murphy, Cullen]

“Let’s Not Make a Jonah of Him” The long, haunting ordeal of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, one of the premier Catholic theologians of the twentieth century, began a little more ...
( Category: Church History June 6,2014 )
epub |eng | 1992-04-15 | Author:William Manchester [Manchester, William]

Emperor Charles V (Carlos I of Spain) (1500–1558) it, shall be repaid without further delay.” Charles paid—mostly by giving Fugger the right to collect various royal revenues in Spain. CHARLES ...
( Category: World May 29,2014 )
epub |eng | 1991-06-01 | Author:Marion Meade [Meade, Marion]

In London, Eleanor had followed developments on the Continent between her present and former husbands with interest and possibly a touch of amusement. Whatever other emotions she may have had ...
( Category: England May 26,2014 )
mobi |eng | 2011-10-25 | Author:Ian Mortimer

9 Health and Hygiene If you are ever asked whether you would rather live in a past century you would be wise to consider the problem of ill health before ...
( Category: England May 10,2014 )
epub |eng | 2009-04-23 | Author:Michael Haag

* * * Lonely Outposts The fall of the Crusader castles to the Mamelukes needs some explanation. How could such magnificent structures, built at such vast cost and effort, incorporating ...
( Category: Christianity April 24,2014 )
epub |eng | 2013-04-11 | Author:Barney Sloane

Four PESTILENCE IN LATER FOURTEENTH-CENTURY LONDON Pestis Secunda, 1361 Secunda mortalitas. Eodem anno mortalitas generalis oppressit populum que dicebatur Pestis Secunda. Et moriebantur tam maiores quam minores, et maxime iuvenes ...
( Category: England April 13,2014 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2012-07-15 | Author:John Kelly

In Oxfordshire, the county to the east of Ralph’s diocese, the plague caused such devastation, the documents that survived have an end-of-the-world feel to them. In 1359 we hear that ...
( Category: Communicable Diseases April 12,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2012-09-08 | Author:Samantha Holt [Holt, Samantha]

Chapter 6 While the terror of the fire had been all but extinguished by Nicholas’ presence, he could not protect Annabel in her dreams and she slept fitfully. The heat, ...
( Category: Medieval March 27,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2012-05-08 | Author:Thomas B Costain [Costain, Thomas B]

CHAPTER XXIX The King Had No Horses and No Men 1 IT IS generally supposed that Richard delayed in Ireland and that he lost his throne as a result of ...
( Category: England March 27,2014 )
epub, mobi |zho | 2009-08-05 | Author:Crowley, Roger [Crowley, Roger]

Because of its protected position within the boom and the immense pressure being applied at the land wall, the sea wall along the Horn was barely guarded at all. There ...
( Category: Medieval March 26,2014 )
epub |eng | | Author:Michael Haag

Castles were never just military outposts, nor did they necessarily serve a primarily military purpose. As in Europe, castles served as core developments for new settlements and as centres of ...
( Category: Syria March 26,2014 )
epub |eng | 2012-11-29 | Author:Chris Peers [Peers, Chris]

Offa’s Pedigree So who was this Offa? The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle follows its usual practice with prominent rulers by breaking off its narrative to insert a long genealogy. Offa’s father, we ...
( Category: Ireland March 26,2014 )
epub | | 2011-08-17 | Author:The Calamitous 14th Century [Century, The Calamitous 14th]

Witness to England’s turmoil, Coucy returned to France in the summer or fall of 1376. Given the crisis during his visit, he is unlikely to have obtained a clear statement ...
( Category: Social History March 26,2014 )