Lara at Athenry Castle (Hoofbeats, Book 3)

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You can search by either navigating the county map or our new feature will use your current location to identify markers which are in your area. above to go to see markers near you. And yet he has his foibles, or rather he has difficult cards to play, and his Irish officers,<*> who are much about him point much doubted among the adherents of the house of Stuart; and as a well-founded disbelief in the co-operation of the English Jacobites kept many Scottish men of rank from his standard, and diminished the courage of those who had joined it, nothing could be more seasonable for the Chevalier than the open declaration in his favour of the representative of the house of Waverley-Honour, so long known as cavaliers and royalists.
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Liberty (Dogs of World War II)

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The honest, hearty laugh, which circulates from box to gallery; the lofty sentiment, which is felt alike by the lord and the labourer; the sympathetic sorrow, which affects at once the marchioness and the milliner's apprentice---all these have a conciliating and harmonizing effect, tending to make the various ranks pleased with themselves and with each other. It was generally supposed, however, that had ministers possessed any real proof of Sir Everard's accession to the rebellion, he either would not have ventured thus to brave the existing government, or at least would not have done so with impunity.
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Rose Under Fire

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Start with the first book and see how you get on! by Sabreur » Thu Jul 16, 2009 1:00 am I have two suggestions - the first - the books of George A. Families can talk about the differences between life then and now. Do not limit yourself to historical fact. Wauverley, for ye was aye kind to beast and body.---I can tell you a story o' Davie, wi' his Honour's leave: His Honour, ye see, being under hiding in thae sair times---the mair's the pity--- he lies a' day, and whiles a' night, in the cove in the dern hag; but though it's a bieldy eneugh bit, and the auld gudeman o' Corse-Cleugh has panged it wi' a kemple o' strae amaist, yet when the country's quiet, and the night very cauld, his Honour whiles creeps doun here to get a warm at the ingle, and a sleep among the blankets, and gangs awa in the morning.
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Four-Four-Two

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Although their casualties were high the Romans were able to consolidate their control over Italy. This is a subject on which different opinions are maintained; opinions which, however, we think have been unnecessarily placed in opposition to each other:---the mode of planting closely, or putting in the trees at a greater distance, being each preferable or inferior to the other in relation to the situation of the plantation, and the purposes for which it is destined. The Longest Day (1962) - An epic recreation of what went down on D-Day during WWII.
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The Fall of the Red Star

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Although the scene depicts Cromwell intimidating and humiliating Percy, we still sympathize with the enforcer who slaps down the arrogant aristocrat, and take some pleasure in witnessing this perfectly executed comeuppance. The quality of the numerous characters in The Mongoliad was uneven, but pretty high overall. And did you not hear of a mirth befell The morrow after a wedding day, And carrying a bride at home to dwell? As for literature, he read the classic poets, to be sure, and the Epithalamium of Georgius Buchanan, and Arthur Johnston's Psalms, of a Sunday; and the Delici Poetarum Scotorum, and Sir David Lindsays Works, and Barboux's Bruce, and Blind Harry's Wallace, and the Gentle Shepherd, and the Cherry and the Slae.
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Dawn

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The appearance of the Highland fir, when planted in its appropriate situation amongst rock and crags, is dignified and even magnificent; the dusky red of its massive trunk, and dark hue of its leaves, forming a happy accompaniment to scenes of this description. The term "Commando" has now largely been replaced by "Special Forces." "Commando" itself was originally a unit of the Boer army in South Africa. So what was different now and why was my editor at Hodder prepared to take the risk?
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The Watcher

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The Constable Saint Paul, being invited to a personal conference with Louis, refused to meet the king unless he would agree to ensure him safe conduct under sanction of this oath. Briony also blames herself for her step-mother’s death and often escapes to the swamp to tell her secrets to the Old Ones. Boisdale declared he would advise his brother against the undertaking, remarking that the two most powerful chieftains in the vicinity, MacDonald of Sleate and MacLeod of MacLeod, were determined not to raise their men, unless the Chevalier should bring with him a sufficient foreign force. ``Charles replied in the best manner he could; and ordering the ship to be unmoored, carried Boisdale, whose boat hung at the stern, several miles onward to the main-land, pressing him to relent, and give a better answer.
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The Battles (American Adventures)

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Or Pin this page to your Pinterest board to share it and remember it for later. :) The Romans regrouped, attacked Boudica’s army, and – with superior experience and equipment – routed them and killed tens of thousands of soldiers along with their families who had come to see the battle. Once again, England is plunged into war – and this time it will not end until either Despenser or Mortimer is dead. Parents, please note: While the dishes are calculated to appeal to younger appetites, the directions may get a bit overwhelming for junior chefs.
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Potatoes, Potatoes

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It is very probable I may be deemed illiberal in all this reasoning; but if to look for information to practical results rather than to theoretical principles, and to argue from the effect of the experience of a century, rather than the deductions of a modern hypothesis, be illiberality, I must sit down content with a censure, which will include wiser men than I. Sir, I pledge myself, ere I am done, to give such a picture of the impending distress of this country, that a Scotsman, and especially a Scottish nobleman, would need to take opium and mandragora, should he hope to slumber, after having been accessary to bringing it on.
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Thunder at Gettysburg

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Back when Spider Man was created, people knew very little about radiation. Pears’]] novel ''The Portrait''. p.41 "Chelsea Library" - the old library was on Manresa Road. As they had always hitherto walked together, and almost constantly side by side, Waverley pursued his course silently in the same direction, determined to let the Chief take his own time in recovering the good-humour which he had so unreasonably discarded, and firm in his resolution not to bate him an inch of dignity.
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