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The Moors in Spain

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Stanley Lane-Poole

“The history of Spain offers us a melancholy contrast. Twelve hundred years ago, Tarik the Moor added the land of the Visigoths to the long …

Warwick the Kingmaker

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Charles William Chadwick Oman

Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick (1428-1471), wealthy and powerful peer of England, was one of the leaders of the Wars of the Roses (14…

Histoire générale du IVe siècle à nos jours. Tome 01. Les origines (395-1095)

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Alfred Nicolas Rambaud

Ouvrage collectif sous la direction d'Ernest Lavisse et Alfred Rambaud. «Le présent volume n'est que le tome premier d'un ouvr…

The History of Britain

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John Milton

A reader of this history, encountering the frequent references to “my author,” meaning the current source, will be reminded of DON QUIXOTE a…

The Crusades

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George William Cox

The Crusades were a series of religious wars fought between 1096 and 1272 to recover the Holy Land from Islamic rule. According to the Latin…

Beacon Lights of History, Vol 5: The Middle Ages

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John Lord

Volume 5 continues the commentary on world history begun in the first four volumes. This volume looks at some of the main religious figures…

Beacon Lights of History, Vol 6: Renaissance and Reformation

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John Lord

Volume 6 blends literature, exploration, science, and the start of Protestantism with discussions of Chaucer, Dante, Luther and others. - Su…

The Byzantine Empire

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Edward Foord

A concise and comprehensive guide to the Byzantine empire from Constantine to its dissolution. Foord explores in an accessible manner why it…

History of the Inquisition of Spain, Vol. 3

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Henry Charles Lea

The 3rd volume of Lea's monumental work on the Spanish Inquisition. This volume covers torture practices; the trial process; punishments; Je…

The Epidemics of the Middle Ages

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Justus Hecker

Justus Friedrich Carl Hecker (1795-1850) was a German physician and medical writer, whose research focused on the history of epidemics, in a…

La Royale Maison de Savoie

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Grégoire Hudry-Menos

Grégoire Hudry-Menos, modeste journaliste savoyard, apporte un nouveau point de vue sur l'histoire de la maison de Savoie, mont&eacut…

Historical Tales, Volume VII: Spanish

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Charles Morris and Charles Mclean Andrews

Volume VII of a series containing anecdotes and stories, some well-known, others less so, of particular countries. This seventh volume cover…

The Beginning of the Middle Ages

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Richard William Church

In 395 A.D. Theodosius, the last ruler of the undivided Roman Empire died. To his young and incompetent son, Honorius, he left the governmen…

Philip Augustus

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William Holden Hutton

Philip Augustus (Philip II of France 1165-1223), grandfather of Saint Louis, was one of France's greatest kings. While England's Henry II wa…

England In The Middle Ages

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Elizabeth O'Neill

A short study examining the historical framework of England from the period of the Norman Conquest to the end of the fifteenth century. The …

The Cambridge Medieval History, Volume 01, The Christian Roman Empire and the F…

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John Bagnell Bury

Volume 1: The Christian Roman Empire and the Foundation of the Teutonic Kingdoms "The present work is intended as a comprehensive accou…

Selections of the History of the Franks

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Gregory of Tours and Gregory Of Tours

The Historia Francorum is the most important contemporary source for the Merovingian age. It is written in ten books, of which one to four r…

Jeanne D'Arc: Her Life And Death

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Margaret O. Oliphant

The story of Jeanne d'Arc, or Joan of Arc , has passed into folklore and has been retold by many. The young teenager was sent by an as-yet u…

The World’s Story Volume IX: England

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Eva March Tappan

This is the ninth volume of the 15-volume series of The World’s Story: a history of the World in story, song and art, edited by Eva March Ta…

The Idea of Progress: An Inquiry into Its Origin and Growth

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John Bagnell Bury

John Bagnell Bury was Regius Professor of Modern History at Cambridge University in the early twentieth century. In The Idea of Progress, he…

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