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The King Without a Kingdom (The Accursed Kings, Book 7)
Author: Maurice Druon
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0008159440
Pages: 368
Year: 2016-03-29
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‘This was the original GAME OF THRONES’ George R.R. Martin
Iron and Rust (Throne of the Caesars, Book 1)
Author: Harry Sidebottom
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0007499868
Pages: 432
Year: 2014-05-22
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From the bestselling author of WARRIOR OF ROME comes the first book in a new series set in third century Rome, a dramatic era of murder, coup, counter-rebellions and civil war.
The Strangled Queen (The Accursed Kings, Book 2)
Author: Maurice Druon
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0007492227
Pages: 304
Year: 2013-04-11
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“This is the original Game of Thrones.” George R.R. Martin.
The Iron King (The Accursed Kings, Book 1)
Author: Maurice Druon
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0007492219
Pages: 368
Year: 2013-01-03
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‘This is the original game of thrones’ George R.R. Martin From the publishers that brought you A Game of Thrones comes the series that inspired George R.R. Martin’s epic work.
The Poisoned Crown
Author: Maurice Druon
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0007491301
Pages: 294
Year: 2013
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The puny, self-impotent Louis X, having caused his first wife to be murdered and his mistress exiled, becomes besotted with the lovely Clemence, his new Queen. Vacillating between self-pity and vainglory he is caught between the vaulting ambitions of proud, profligate barons...
The Royal Succession
Author: Maurice Druon
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0007491328
Pages: 325
Year: 2014-04-24
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When King Louis X of France is murdered by the mother-in-law of Philippe of Poitiers, who wants him to become king, Louis leaves no living sons but a pregant widow, and the country faces falling into chaos.
The Lily and the Lion (The Accursed Kings, Book 6)
Author: Maurice Druon
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 000816617X
Pages: 432
Year: 2015-11-10
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‘This was the original game of thrones’ George R.R. Martin
Iron, Fire, and Ice
Author: Ed West
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.
ISBN: 1510735658
Pages: 336
Year: 2018-11-06
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A young pretender raises an army to take the throne. Learning of his father’s death, the adolescent, dashing and charismatic and descended from the old kings of the North, vows to avenge him. He is supported in this war by his mother, who has spirited away her two younger sons to safety. Against them is the queen, passionate, proud, and strong-willed and with more of the masculine virtues of the time than most men. She too is battling for the inheritance of her young son, not yet fully grown but already a sadist who takes delight in watching executions. Sound familiar? It may read like the plot of Game of Thrones. Yet that was also the story of the bloodiest battle in British history, fought at the culmination of the War of the Roses. George RR Martin’s bestselling novels are rife with allusions, inspirations, and flat-out copies of real-life people, events, and places of medieval and Tudor England and Europe. The Red Wedding? Based on actual events in Scottish history. The poisoning of Joffrey Baratheon? Eerily similar to the death of William the Conqueror’s grandson. The Dothraki? Also known as Huns, Magyars, Turks, and Mongols. Join Ed West, author of Skyhorse’s A Very, Very Short History of England series, as he explores all of Martin’s influences, from religion to war to powerful women. Instead of despairing while waiting for Season 8 of Game of Thrones, discover the real history behind the phenomenon and see for yourself that truth is stranger than fiction.
The Lady Agnes Mystery
Author: Andrea Japp
Publisher: Gallic Books
ISBN: 1910477192
Pages: 604
Year: 2015-07-13
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1304 The Church and the French Crown are locked in a power struggle. In the Normandy countryside, monks on a secret mission are brutally murdered and a poisoner is at large at Clairets Abbey. Young noblewoman Agn's de Souarcy fights to retain her independence but must face the Inquisition, unaware that she is the focus of an ancient quest.
The Reign of Philip the Fair
Author: Joseph Reese Strayer
Publisher:
ISBN: 0691053022
Pages: 450
Year: 1980-01-01
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Ravenspur: Rise of the Tudors
Author: Conn Iggulden
Publisher: Pegasus Books
ISBN: 1681776871
Pages: 496
Year: 2017-12-05
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Witness the rise of the Tudor dynasty—in this concluding volume to Conn Iggulden’s vigorous and commanding retelling of the Wars of the Roses. England, 1470. A divided kingdom cannot stand. King Edward of York has been driven out of England. Queen Elizabeth and her children tremble in sanctuary at Westminster Abbey. The House of Lancaster has won the crown, but York will not go quietly. Desperate to reclaim his throne, Edward lands at Ravenspur with a half-drowned army and his brother Richard at his side. Every hand is against them, every city gate is shut, yet the brothers York go on the attack. But neither sees that their true enemy is Henry Tudor, now grown into a man. As the Red Dragon—“the man of destiny”— his claim to the throne leads to Bosworth Field and a battle that will bring an end to the Wars of the Roses . . .
De Clementia
Author: Lucius Annaeus Seneca, Susanna Braund
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0199240361
Pages: 456
Year: 2009-02-12
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New translations of significant political writings of Seneca, the most important Stoic philosopher.
Till We Have Faces
Author: C. S. Lewis
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547564066
Pages: 324
Year: 1980-07-09
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“I saw well why the gods do not speak to us openly, nor let us answer . . . Why should they hear the babble that we think we mean? How can they meet us face to face till we have faces?” Haunted by the myth of Cupid and Psyche throughout his life, C.S. Lewis wrote this, his last, extraordinary novel, to retell their story through the gaze of Psyche’s sister, Orual. Disfigured and embittered, Orual loves her younger sister to a fault and suffers deeply when she is sent away to Cupid, the God of the Mountain. Psyche is forbidden to look upon the god’s face, but is persuaded by her sister to do so; she is banished for her betrayal. Orual is left alone to grow in power but never in love, to wonder at the silence of the gods. Only at the end of her life, in visions of her lost beloved sister, will she hear an answer. "Till We Have Faces succeeds in presenting with imaginative directness what its author has described elsewhere as ‘the divine, magical, terrifying and ecstatic reality in which we all live’ . . . [It] deepens for adults that sense of wonder and strange truth which delights children in The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, Prince Caspian, and other legends of Narnia." —New York Times "The most significant and triumphant work that Lewis has . . . produced." —New York Herald Tribune
The Schemer
Author: Kimberley Chambers
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0007435029
Pages: 560
Year: 2012-06-21
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The heir to Martina Cole’s crown with a story of murder, the underworld, violence and treachery.
A Modern Translation of the Kebra Nagast
Author: Miguel F. Brooks
Publisher: The Red Sea Press
ISBN: 1569020329
Pages: 193
Year: 1996
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These pages were excised by royal decree from the authorized 1611 King James version of the Bible. Originally recorded in the ancient Ethiopian language (Ge'ez) by anonymous scribes.