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The Fifth Army postponed its major offensive until April, but General Almond decided that his division would launch its own attack in February. During the 40s, epics didn't fare very well, due to the scarcity of the war years. For anyone who is new to liveJournal there is a button top center of your screen marked "post to community" press this and a box will come up, put your title in the subject box, your query in the main box and tags in the tag box and you're done.

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Wallenberg was questioned by the Russians after the war and disappeared, possibly to die in Siberia. Treaty of the "Grand Alliance" between England, Holland, and Austria Written in response to John Sprint's sermon, The Bride-Woman's Counsellor (1699), which emphasized the supposed moral weakness of women Charles Gildon, ed. This masterful tale includes elements from Russian folklore, Cinderella, and The Prince and the Pauper.

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Together, this sparkling coterie of artists and intellectuals throw away convention and embrace the wild freedom of being young, single bohemians in London. Volumes include "The Proud Villeins", "The Rughless Yeomen", "The Women of Ashdon", "The Faithful Lovers", "The Cherished Wives" and "The Dowerless Sisters". "Calder Saga" 11 volume series by Janet Dailey. Homesick, cold, and tired of inedible food, Laura is ready to give up until a young Russian artist rescues her from two aggressive gypsy women on a bridge.

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To her family’s distress, Callie isn’t interested in normal girl occupations and would rather learn about the natural world with her grandfather. Katerina (13) and her father are both dreamers. Unfortunately, this attempt to quarantine the uncomfortable and dark dimensions of the human experience only serves to diminish education. The list for WWII is really endless..from Herman Wouk ,'s Winds of War, Caine Mutiny Pierre Boulle's The Bridge Over the River Kwai and one of my favs...

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Even his critics acknowledged his enormous influence: Mark Twain blamed the Civil War on Scott, “For it was he that created rank and caste [in the South], and also reverence for rank and caste, and pride and pleasure in them.” To illustrate his distaste, Twain named the wrecked steamboat in Huckleberry Finn the Walter Scott. The story of the War of the Roses as told by four different prominent women of the time.

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Vann Woodward THE RISE OF THE WEST by William H. Myth, seen in one light, is simply history scrubbed clean of complications. The children’s/YA lists are compiled by Fiona Sheppard. Graduating from Rutgers University with a B. Clearly the combination of thriller, crime and historical detail is compelling. Like fragments of a mind in conflict with itself, they represent polar opposites which are not reconciled, and which destroy each other at the end.

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AuthorHouse (formerly 1st Books): Not recommended. Milton perceived public life as an active and challenging process through which individuals are put to the test and forced to think for themselves. To gain meaning is a cultural accomplishment, not technical one. Beyond that, I love new detective series that have a fresh angle in either character, setting or theme (preferably all three!); and books with a concept that can’t help but enthral you (like The Shining Girls, which I didn’t publish but loved, because how can you resist a time-travelling serial killer?).

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A recent report by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development indicates that a substantial proportion of UK graduates fail to achieve “high-level literacy skills”. The Hamburg Protestant Pastor Johann Goeze denounced the novel as a ‘heinous book’. ‘Consider for God’s sake how many of our youth could end in circumstances similar to those of Werther’, he asked in his call to ban the book in order protect public morals.

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When his mother was killed by the Nazis, he and his brother were sent to Bergen-Belsen. In effect the decision formalises the tendency to turn babies into a chattel. But her life is far from luxurious. 'After a childhood spent locked away behind the walls of a convent, she joins the household of the pope, where at last she can be united with her true love. 'But, all too soon, that love is replaced with an engagement to a boy who is cold and aloof. Series includes "The Hippopotamus Marsh", "The Oasis" and "The Horus Road". "Mark of the Lion" trilogy by Francine Rivers.

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Their story is told in your Guide's feature, A Medieval Love Story. And the plots in which these monarchs were embroiled - the violence and sexual escapades and atrocities and heroics - make for a damned good read. I can’t wait to get to the next story except I am afraid I will get to the end of the string, and then what shall I do? For example, we have such organizations as the United for Peace and Justice backed by Jim Wallis author of God's Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It and his Sojourners doing just that.

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