By Maria Kvilhaug
Thorbjörn the Thunder priest from Gautland has came upon shelter in a relaxed Baltic River Land village after a tumultous lifestyles because the sole survivor of a persecuted lineage that has carried the secrets and techniques of Thunder because the Age of the good Stone Temples and as a Rus Viking in exile. He understands that he needs to educate his daughters how one can live to tell the tale and stay loose relating to a Viking assault. yet little might organize seventeen yr previous Zivah and 7 yr outdated Thordis for the onslaughts of the barbarous Rus Vikings, pirates and slavers desirous to revenue at the civilized lands´ unending call for for brand spanking new slaves... Orphaned and raided, little Thordis embarks on a quest to save lots of her older sister from rape and slavery by way of befriending many of the most eldritch and so much opposite males there ever were...
The Hammer of Greatness is the 1st ebook within the old epic fiction BLADE HONER in regards to the lifetime of the Oseberg priestess (783-834 AD)
From the writer of "The Seed of Yggdrasill - decoding the Hidden Messages in previous Norse Myths"
By Seamus O'Caellaigh
I dwell within the Shire of Tymberhavene, within the nice nation of an Tir. i've got at my arms a plethora of herbs, yet no longer all herbs indexed in anyone natural, are present in my region. simply because the nice Hildegarde von Bingen did within the 1100's, and natural authors persevered to do via to the 1600’s (and beyond), i wished to have an natural from my area. hence took place the Herbs of Tymberhavene.
The herbs indexed during this natural, in keeping with the USDA Plant Database, have a species that's local or naturalized in the borders of Tymberhavene, Coos and Curry Counties, Oregon. The illustrations are brought up and are from pre-1600’s herbals, many from Fuchs New Kreuterbuch, released in 1543. every one herb’s passage comprises with the medicinal makes use of, in keeping with pre-1600 herbalists named within the paragraph, fee the bibliography. every one element is attributed in line so has now not been separately stated, yet every one paragraph includes info from just one natural.
Please notice that those remedies are for informational use simply. This ebook under no circumstances recommends remedies for health problems and not at all may be used to hunt clinical recommendation. those herbalists and physicians’ concepts variety from four hundred to 2000 years old.
By Robert Bork,Scott Montogmery,Carol Neuman De Vegvar,Ellen Shortell,Steven A Walton
By Constantin Soare,Dr. Codrina Cozma
The writer, Mr. Constantin Soare, has donated all proceeds from the sale of this e-book to Heaven Preview origin, Inc. to fund courses that reach schooling, counseling, and scientific offers to humans in need.
By Margaret Brannan Lewis
This ebook is the 1st paintings to examine the complete variety of 3 centuries of the early glossy interval with regard to infanticide and abortion, a interval during which either practices have been seemed both as legal acts. confronted with dire results in the event that they have been discovered pregnant or in the event that they bore illegitimate young children, many single girls have been left with little selection. a few of these unlucky ladies became to infanticide and abortion because the manner out in their tricky scenario. This booklet explores the felony, social, cultural, and spiritual explanations of infanticide and abortion within the early glossy interval, in addition to the societal reactions to them. It examines how perceptions of those activities taken by way of determined girls replaced over 300 years and as early smooth society grew to become captivated with a intended plague of murderous moms, leading to heated debates, complicated public executions, and a media frenzy. ultimately, this publication explores how the prosecution of infanticide and abortion finally helped bring about significant social and criminal reformations through the age of the Enlightenment.
By Bernard S Lavin
By Susan Zuccotti
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“Ms. Zuccotti combines brilliant narrative with the main scrupulous old accuracy. it really is solid as a way to input the useful gestures of many French members into the scales opposed to the unspeakable activities of many Vichy officers and zealots.” — Robert O. Paxton, Mellon Professor of the Social Sciences, Columbia college, writer of Vichy France: previous protect and New Order, 1940-1944
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“In a vividly narrated reexamination of the old list, Zuccotti tells the frightening tale of the destiny of French Jews by the hands of the Nazis and their Vichy collaborators. [...] A balanced but heartrending contribution to Holocaust literature.” — Kirkus Review
“Zuccotti forces us to reconsider the French reaction to the Holocaust during this demanding publication” — Publishers Weekly
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“Zuccotti has made a worthwhile contribution to our figuring out of the Holocaust in France. especially, she has illuminated in interesting element the extreme diversity of organizational and person responses.” — magazine of recent History
“Zuccotti’s account investigates the preferred responses of the French to the measures provided and carried out through [Vichy] officials... a necessary software for gaining a extra whole knowing of Vichy France and the Holocaust” — Anne Higgins, collage of Vermont background Review
“This is a crucial paintings of 20th-century background. it really is admirably researched, yet is still lucid. it really is, of necessity, occasionally harrowing, yet illuminates moments of selfless heroism. specifically, it info a interval of French background which has for too lengthy been identified to foreigners in just the broadest outlines... it is a important publication deserving a large readership.” — Morning Star
“[Zuccotti’s] e-book is replete with own histories and thoughts, culled from a really large studying within the growing to be library of autobiographies, memoirs, and monographs facing this period.” — Tony Judt, manhattan assessment of Books
By Patrick Paul Garlinger
By Emily Albu
By Alon Confino