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Ein Elefant für Karl den Großen
 - Dirk Husemann - Taschenbuch
Ein Elefant für Karl den Großen
 - Dirk Husemann - Taschenbuch

Dirk Husemann (Author)

AN ELEPHANT FOR CHARLEMAGNE

The true story of Charlemagne and his elephant AN ELEPHANT FOR CHARLEMAGNE is an exciting and precisely researched historical adventure novel that captivates readers with its sophisticated characters, impressive scenery, and thrilling historical plot. The tale revolves around the historically documented account of an elephant named Abul Abbas and his human handlers as they journey from Bagdad to Aachen. The year is 802. The Franks and the Saracens are fighting bitterly for political and...

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Byzanz
 - Sebastian Fleming - Taschenbuch
Byzanz
 - Sebastian Fleming - Taschenbuch

Sebastian Fleming (Author)

Byzantinum

The great Renaissance novel: The Fall of the Byzantine Empire BYZANTIUM is after THE DOME OF THE HEAVENS the second stand-alone novel in the great Renaissance trilogy by Sebastian Fleming. Set against the background of the final conquest of Byzantium by the Ottoman Turks, the author creates a captivating story about love, hatred, heroism and tragedy in an era, in which the lines between good and evil are blurred.  Constantinople, the ancient Byzantium, is the most magnificent city in all...

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Krone der Welt
 - Sabine Weiß - Taschenbuch
Krone der Welt
 - Sabine Weiß - Taschenbuch

Sabine Weiß (Author), Markus Weber (Illustrator)

Crown of the World

Amsterdam in the Golden Age - the rise of a world metropolis Sabine Weiß has written a new historical novel set in Amsterdam. As the story plays out, Amsterdam is rising to become a commercial and financial center, and the city’s world-famous canal belt, the Grachtengordel, is under construction. The underlying themes and lines of conflict revolve around self-assertion in a new, foreign world, and advancement through talent and hard work. The novel focuses on the fate of three siblings who, after...

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Tochter der Elbe
 - Ricarda Jordan - Taschenbuch
Tochter der Elbe
 - Ricarda Jordan - Taschenbuch

Ricarda Jordan (Author)

Daughter of the Elbe

Historical Novel

She loses everything. She fights for an outsider. She finds great love where she least expects it Friedrichsdorf, a hamlet in the Haseldorf Marsh, 1248: A young girl named Hilke loses her home and family to the devastating forces of a flood on Holy Innocents’ Day. The villagers are furious with Hilke and hate her for being able to save her paralyzed childhood friend. Wasn’t the storm God’s way of punishing them for having this defective young man living in their midst? Hilke is aghast because Hein...

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Hansetochter
 - Sabine Weiß - Taschenbuch
Hansetochter
 - Sabine Weiß - Taschenbuch

Sabine Weiß (Author), Markus Weber (Illustrator)

Daughter of the League

Historical Novel

 A lush novel about the golden age of the Hanseatic LeagueThe prospering Hansa Town Lubeck, the exotic realm of historic kontors with locations spanning from Bruges to Bryggen – Sabine Weiss brings the thrilling world of the Hanseatic League to life. DAUGHTER OF THE LEAGUE tells the captivating story of a young woman who, after her father’s death, finds herself all alone and forced to hold her own against a conspiracy in a male-dominated world. Lubeck, 1375: 16-year-old Henrike Vresdorp,...

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Die Feinde der Hansetochter
 - Sabine Weiß - Taschenbuch
Die Feinde der Hansetochter
 - Sabine Weiß - Taschenbuch

Sabine Weiß (Author), Markus Weber (Illustrator)

Enemies of the Daughter of the League

ENEMIES OF THE DAUGHTER OF THE LEAGUE takes readers on a journey from Hanseatic Lübeck to the tension-fraught town of Bruges, and to Iceland, high in the cool North. Lübeck, 1379. Hanseatic merchant woman Henrike (20) can hardly believe her good fortune. Her marriage with Adrian, her great love, is passionate; her younger brother, Simon, (16) is well on his way to becoming a successful merchant; and her business is thriving. But then Henrike’s beloved aunt vanishes, and she herself is attacked....

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Feuer über Brandenburg
 - Charlotte Lyne - Taschenbuch
Feuer über Brandenburg
 - Charlotte Lyne - Taschenbuch

Charlotte Lyne (Author)

Fire over Brandenburg

Charlotte Lyne’s novels are set against the backdrop of historical events that challenged the foundations of social and political order. In her new medieval novel, FIRE OVER BRANDENBURG, the author skillfully interweaves a captivating family saga with the history of the Hussite Wars. Berlin, in the 15th century: The families of Burkhard and Wernhart Harzer, two brothers, live an affluent lifestyle but young Jonata feels suffocated by the plain-old order and tradition. She sympathizes with the...

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Lady Annes Geheimnis
 - Martha Sophie Marcus - Taschenbuch
Lady Annes Geheimnis
 - Martha Sophie Marcus - Taschenbuch

Martha Sophie Marcus (Author)

Lady Anne's Secret

A young noblewoman fights for her childHanover, the summer of 1714. Twenty-year-old Anne is unmarried and lives at the court of the Elector and heir to the English throne, Georg Ludwig. Three years before, her parents banished her to Germany to cover up Anne’s illegitimate pregnancy and then took her child away after it was born. Anne's greatest wish is to return to her English homeland and find her son again, but she lacks the means to do so. When Georg is proclaimed king and moves to London with...

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Eine Liebe zwischen den Fronten
 - Maria W. Peter - Taschenbuch
Eine Liebe zwischen den Fronten
 - Maria W. Peter - Taschenbuch

Maria W. Peter (Author)

Love Between the Fronts

A gripping historical novel about the fate of three families torn apart by the Franco-Prussian WarThe Franco-Prussian War in 1870/71 was a dark chapter in European history that significantly influenced the course of the 20th century. It set the course for the further development of Europe and relations between the Orient and the Occident. Nationalism, colonialism, fanaticism - all of these echo in Maria W. Peter's new novel. By drawing on a wide array of perspectives, it sheds light on the various...

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Die Melodie der Schatten
 - Maria W. Peter - Taschenbuch
Die Melodie der Schatten
 - Maria W. Peter - Taschenbuch

Maria W. Peter (Author), Maria W. Peter (Author)

MELODY OF THE SHADOWS

A historical novel in the Gothic tradition Scotland, 1837. When young Fiona Hemington’s coach is attacked, she alone survives and struggles her way to a remote mansion. But something seems to be amiss. The house and its inhabitants - who include Aidan Thristaneleben, Lord of the Manor, several servants, and a boy named Seoc - seem more uncanny every day. At night, Fiona thinks she hears strange noises: melodies, footsteps, weeping. One evening, Aidan asks Fiona for help because Seoc has been kidnapped....

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