Download e-book for kindle: The Hidden Lives of Tudor Women: A Social History by

ISBN-10: 1681686759

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The turbulent Tudor Age by no means fails to catch the mind's eye. yet what was once it really prefer to be a girl in this era? 

The Tudor interval inspires photos of queens and noblewomen in intricate courtroom costume; of palace intrigue and dramatic politics. but when you have been a girl, it was once additionally a time while loss of life in the course of childbirth was once rife; whilst marriage used to be frequently a felony agreement, now not a question for romance, and the schooling you may desire to obtain used to be minimum at best.

Yet the Tudor century was once additionally ruled via strong and dynamic girls in a fashion that no period were sooner than. Historian Elizabeth Norton explores the lifestyles cycle of the Tudor girl, from adolescence to previous age, throughout the diverging examples of ladies reminiscent of Elizabeth Tudor, Henry VIII’s sister; Cecily Burbage, Elizabeth's rainy nurse; Mary Howard, widowed yet influential at courtroom; Elizabeth Boleyn, mom of a debatable queen; and Elizabeth Barton, a peasant lady who will be lauded as a prophetess. Their tales are interwoven with reviews of issues starting from Tudor toys to birth control to witchcraft, portray a portrait of the lives of queens and serving maids, nuns and harlots, widows and chaperones. Norton brings this bright interval to colourful lifestyles in an evocative and insightful social history.

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Jo Leigh's Want Me (It's Trading Men!) PDF

By Jo Leigh

ISBN-10: 0373796811

ISBN-13: 9780373796816

Trading Card: Nate Brenner

Occupation: Humanitarian architect.
Marry, date or one-night stand: Definitely a one-night stand!
His mystery ardour: Travel. creating a distinction. And redheads.
Warning: Don't be fooled by means of his candy hotness. this isn't a man who settles down.
Bottom line: Gorgeous, reliable soul…and he can soften the panties correct off a girl!

Shannon Fitzgerald created the hot York sizzling men buying and selling Cards—a inner most "man switch" for her unmarried buddies. nonetheless, she has but to discover the "perfect card"…until she sees Nate Brenner for the 1st time in years. he is sizzling. he is tasty. And now Shannon wishes him concerned about herself.

Unfortunately, the Nate Brenner card is in one other girl's palms. Now Shannon is torn among accepting the hand she was once dealt, or creating a play for attractive Nate—and wasting the garments off her again, one tantalizing merchandise at a time!

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The Tycoon's Son by Cindy Kirk PDF

By Cindy Kirk

ISBN-10: 0373389620

ISBN-13: 9780373389629

unmarried mom Trish Melrose has been provided an extraordinary opportunity
to combine company and delight. whereas crusing the Mediterranean
aboard the luxury Alexandra's Dream, she's to convince
businessman Theo Catomeris to re-sign his shore excursion
company with Liberty Line. Theo's long-estranged father has put
her as much as this project, yet an indisputable charm between
Trish and Theo is distracting her from the enterprise at hand.

Theo's luck and happiness at the island of Corfu recommend that
he's a guy with blueprints to luck, yet absentee parents
have made it tricky for him to get on the subject of an individual. Having
discovered that his father has bought the cruise line he used
to paintings with, Theo is greater than reluctant to belief a relationship
with him. yet will assembly Trish supply him a brand new viewpoint on
building a destiny and resolving his past?

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Download e-book for kindle: Against All Odds (Arabesque) by Gwynne Forster

By Gwynne Forster

ISBN-10: 0373534825

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Struggling to maintain her corporate-recruiting company afloat, ny govt Melissa supply has no time for romance. Then Adam Roundtree walks into her lifestyles. however the charismatic businessman isn't any usual patron. he is the fellow who can convey Melissa's career—and her heart—to life…until a stunning discovery jeopardizes their blossoming relationship.

For Melissa and Adam, destiny could not have performed a crueler trick: their households were embroiled in a stormy feud for generations, turning former company companions into lifelong enemies and leaving a sour legacy that casts an extended shadow. Then somebody begins sabotaging Adam's paintings, and every thing issues to Melissa. Now they can lose everything…unless their love is powerful adequate to shut the door at the previous and open their hearts to the promise of the future.

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Get Us and Them: A History of Intolerance in America PDF

By Jim Carnes

ISBN-10: 0195103785

ISBN-13: 9780195103786

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ISBN-13: 9780195131253

Us and Them illuminates the darkish corners of our nation's prior and strains our ongoing efforts to stay as much as the yank beliefs of equality and justice. Fourteen case studies--enhanced by using unique records, old images, newly commissioned work, and dramatic narrative--bring readers a first-hand account of the historical past and psychology of intolerance. We examine Mary Dyer, done for her Quaker religion in Boston in 1660. We find out how the Mormons have been expelled from Missouri in 1838. The assault on chinese language miners in Wyoming in 1885, the conflict of Wounded Knee in 1890, the Ku Klux Klan actions in cellular, Alabama in 1981, and the Crown Heights revolt in 1991 are one of the memorable episodes provided in transparent, evocative language that brings to lifestyles historical past that's usually forgotten or slighted.

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Download e-book for kindle: Civil War Reminiscences by Those Who Were There by

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it is a choice of amazing own money owed of various American Civil conflict incidents, from either Union and accomplice perspectives.

These brilliant and soaking up recollections offer an within view of many desirable occasions of the time, laying off mild on our shared prior and illuminating the nature and viewpoint of these who lived via a rare time in our nation's history.

Enjoy those tours again in the course of the mists of time, acknowledged by way of those that have been there.

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Download e-book for kindle: The Heart Listens by Carolyn McSparren

By Carolyn McSparren

ISBN-10: 0373364369

ISBN-13: 9780373364367

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ISBN-13: 9781410445889

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Nobody ever ignores Dr John MacIntyre Thorn

In the working room he is king. His ability as a veterinary general practitioner and his devotion to his four-legged sufferers are mythical. regrettably, his bedside demeanour with their proprietors wishes a bit work.

When equipment Lockhart brings her corgi to the sanatorium for therapy, Mac is scathing in his feedback. Why had she waited see you later to get the little puppy handled? purely while package turns to stand him and asks him to copy his phrases does he observe she cannot hear.

For the 1st time, Mac cannot increase his voice to get his approach. Now he has to pay attention. and equipment and her younger daughter have much to educate him.

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Download e-book for iPad: Delancey: A Man, a Woman, a Restaurant, a Marriage by Molly Wizenberg

By Molly Wizenberg

ISBN-10: 1410472043

ISBN-13: 9781410472045

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The New York occasions bestseller from the writer of A selfmade lifestyles and the web publication Orangette approximately commencing a cafe along with her new husband: “You’ll suppose the heat from this pizza oven...cheerfully honest...warm and inclusive, similar to her cooking” (USA TODAY).

When Molly Wizenberg married Brandon Pettit, he used to be a proficient composer with a handful of offbeat pursuits: coffee machines, wood boats, violin-building, and ice cream–making. So whilst Brandon made up our minds to open a pizza eating place, Molly used to be supportive—not simply because she sought after him to do it, yet as the thought was once so far-fetched that she didn’t imagine he may. earlier than she knew it, he’d signed a rent on an area. The eating place, Delancey, was once going to be a truth, and all of Molly’s assumptions approximately her marriage have been approximately to change.

Together they equipped Delancey: gutting and renovating the gap on a cobbled-together price range, constructing a menu, hiring employees, and passing inspections. Delancey grew to become a hit, and Molly attempted to persuade herself that she used to be chuffed of their new existence until—in the warmth and strain of the eating place kitchen—she discovered that she hadn’t been sincere with herself or Brandon.

With evocative photographs by way of Molly and twenty new recipes for the type of easy, scrumptious nutrients that cooks devour at domestic, Delancey explores that intimate territory the place nutrition and existence meet. This relocating and sincere account of 2 humans studying to provide in and permit cross in an effort to develop jointly is “a crave-worthy memoir that's half love tale, half eating place story. delicious” (People).

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Download e-book for iPad: Lethal Diversion (The Executioner) by Don Pendleton

By Don Pendleton

ISBN-10: 0373644051

ISBN-13: 9780373644056

disguise AND SEEK

Terrorists have hidden an enormous bomb in Detroit, however the White apartment and native police don't know whilst and the place it will burst off. something is sure, millions will die within the explosion except Mack Bolan can intercept the gadget ahead of time runs out.

As every one lead leads to extra lifeless our bodies yet strangely little intel, Bolan is confident that this can be a well-planned enterprise and that he and the police are mere pawns within the mastermind's scheme. yet that is approximately to alter. bored with being led on a wild-goose chase and with the clock counting down, the Executioner is moving the foundations of the game—the hunter is ready to develop into the hunted.

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