Ben Franklin's War

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But all this does NOT mean you have to litter your story with silly words just for effect. Both cultural and linguistic similarities confirm the Comanches' Shoshone origins. Russian director Sergei Eisenstein's silent masterpiece The Battleship Potemkin (1925) portrayed the 1905 revolution through a microcosmic view of a mutinous uprising aboard a Russian battleship. On the contrary, that great metropolis is already a head too bulky for the empire, and, should it take a vertigo, the limbs would be unable to support it.
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Two Suns in the Sky

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On Tatooine, Obi-Wan brings Luke Skywalker to his new family: his uncle, Owen, and his aunt, Beru. While Edward was ruminating on these painful subjects of contemplation, and very naturally, though not quite so justly, bestowing upon the reigning dynasty that blame which was due to chance, or, in part at least, to his own unreflecting conduct, Mr. This and other innovations in Papal claims, including assertions of secular authority, mean that the term "Caesaro-Papism" might be better applied to the Papacy, which assumed imperial pretentions, rather than to the Emperors, whether in Constantinople or in Germany, who exercised no eccelesiastical authority beyond what Constantine had [ note ].
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#CincoDeMayo (Parallel Universe List Book 111)

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In fever-wracked delirium, the man warns her of a plot to rescue Napoleon from St. In 1821 Mexico won independence from Spain, but the change of government had little impact in ComancherĂ­a. Clark, letter to wife, March 1944 I don't know whether war is an interlude during peace, or peace an interlude during war. ~Georges Clemenceau As long as mankind shall continue to bestow more liberal applause on their destroyers than on their benefactors, the thirst of military glory will ever be the vice of exalted characters. ~Edward Gibbon There's a graveyard in northern France where all the dead boys from D-Day are buried.
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The War Within: A Novel Of The Civil War

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She also writes fiction under her pen name, Nora Fleischer. It was good to meet some old friends again as well as some new ones. Then and now, located at 35 [[Rue du Faubourg Saint Honoré]]. p.368 "Next came the Russian Embassy". If you are using an alien or other fake language in your story, it can help if you set some basic rules for how the language sounds and works. Taken over and enlarged by the Army in 1863 as a supply post between St.
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The Wall (Reading Rainbow Books)

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It was clear, from the confession of the man, that Colonel Gardiner's proceedings had been strictly warranted, and even rendered indispensable, by the steps taken in Edward's name to induce the soldiers of his troop to mutiny. Its duration cannot be exactly calculated; but, where the sods are of a close and kindly texture, we have known it last for nine or ten years without symptoms of decay, and after that age the thinnings of the plantation ought to be used to repair the fence, or, if more convenient, sold, and the price applied to that purpose.
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Uncle Sam: A Horse's Tale

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Army Signal Corps in Hue, South Vietnam, through the rise and fall of the Buddhist democracy movement. Mary Astell, A Serious Proposal to the Ladies, for the Advancement of their True and Greatest Interest Speaker of House of Commons, Sir John Trevor, dismissed for corruption Death of marquis of Halifax, politician and pamphleteer Recoinage, supervised by Isaac Newton, as the new Warden of the Mint (cf. 1773) Although the imprecations in Toland's work are directed against Roman Catholicism, his anti-clericalism and the vehemence of his condemnation of the various "Absurdities. .. vented among Christians" made others anxious as well.
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I Survived The Battle Of Gettysburg, 1863 (Turtleback School

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The naval fiction genre is littered with writing superstars who show unusual longevity and are incredibly prolific in terms of the number of titles they have penned. There are the various master ninja with weird skills, lots of ninja duels and typical dialogue of the "Now witness the skills of an Iga (or Koga) ninja!" type and characters vanishing at will with or without the obligatory laughter. Women were responsible for the health, welfare and feeding of their families, which at the wealthier end of the spectrum, included employees and visitors (uninvited as well as invited).
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The Secret Mission of William Tuck

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Trinity]]..." - refers to Trinity College, Oxford. p.250 "train to [[Dover]]...crossed the [[English Channel Primrose, wife to the excellent Vicar of Wakefield, carried on a system of specie, with respect to her family, at a much cheaper rate than that at which Scotland will be able, I fear, to accomplish the same object. ``I gave each of them a shilling,'' says the good man, speaking of his daughters, ``though for the honour of the family it must be observed, that they never went without money themselves; as my wife always generously let them have a guinea each to keep their pockets, but with strict injunctions _never to change it._'' Our state is not so favourable, Mr.
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Jesse Bowman: A Union Boy's War Story (Historical Fiction

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Margaret Mitchell 's Gone with the Wind (1936), which recalls the American Civil War, is an example of works of this trend. Now, certain love-affairs of my own---a good many years since ---interrupted some measures which were then proposed in favour of the three ermines passant; so I am bound in honour to make them amends. Trio includes "Palace Walk", "Palace of Desire" and "Sugar Street". "China Coast" trilogy by Christopher New.
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Time Enough for Drums

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On the right hand, the mountain rose above the path with almost equal inaccessibility; but the hill on the opposite side displayed a shroud of copsewood, with which some pines were intermingled. ``This,'' said Evan, ``is the pass of Bally-Brough, which was kept in former times by ten of the clan Donnochie against a hundred of the Low Country carles. If Alan Furst ever stops writing I'll kill myself.
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