Archive For The “Historical” Category
By Deborah Hale
Betrayed through his first spouse, Simon Grimshaw will not marry back. yet sultry nights in Singapore could be lonely--nothing a stunning English mistress would not repair!
Bethan Conway solutions an ad to turn into a spouse, believing it is going to support her mystery look for her lacking brother. yet Simon is not the grotesque outdated guy she was once waiting for. he is a hot-blooded bachelor who desires a lady in his bed--a place Bethan's a growing number of tempted to fill!
By Kenneth E. Lewis
The yankee Frontier: An Archaeological learn of cost development and method makes a speciality of normal ideas or legislation for the evolution of all agrarian frontiers, emphasizing those who are increasing. numerous frontiers is additionally mentioned as well as the agrarian kind to pinpoint similarities and modifications.
Organized into eleven chapters, this publication first elucidates the methods of frontier colonization, after which describes the frontier version hired for the translation of documentary and fabric proof for the exam of the improvement of South Carolina frontier. a few chapters then concentrate on the exam of South Carolina's colonial previous by way of the version to figure out its measure of conformity with the latter and to set the degree for the archaeological research; the improvement of archaeological hypotheses; and a attention of the cloth checklist. different different types of frontiers are characterised by means of separate developmental approaches, and a number of other of those are mentioned in bankruptcy 10 as avenues for additional study.
This e-book may be necessary to students in numerous fields, together with historical past, geography, and anthropology. ancient archaeologists will locate it specially necessary in designing study in former colonial parts and in modeling extra forms of frontier swap.
By Linda Lael Miller
One ranch. 3 sons. just one will inherit...and on one situation. bored with looking forward to his sons to quiet down, Arizona-territory rancher Angus McKettrick pronounces a contest: the 1st son to marry and bring a grandchild will inherit Triple M ranch. Now, 3 surprisingly assorted, both decided cowboys are looking low and high for brides.
Kade McKettrick’s bought 5 mail-order brides-to-be camped out on the neighborhood resort, all greater than desirous to supply him with the inheritor that might win him the Triple M ranch. yet Kade, the newly appointed marshal, has his arms complete with a difficult outlaw gang. Why, then, is he so simply distracted by way of beautiful “Sister Mandy”—who so much usually isn't the nun she claims to be? at the run from her outlaw stepfather, Mandy Sperrin hides underneath her solemn hide, and vows to maintain her wild, passionate nature from the first rate electorate of Indian Rock. but whilst the good-looking marshal makes it transparent that he desires her, Mandy offers in to her heated desires....
By Stephanie Laurens
Marriage is out of the query! A winning horse breeder and self-proclaimed rake, Harry Lester samples girls like wines. yet after having his middle trampled upon through an individual he really enjoyed, he has no purpose of falling for a girl back, not to mention be ensnared by means of the capture of marriage. Now, with a wide inheritance to his identify, Harry understands that he'd top begin working from London's matchmaking moms and widows. Harry heads for the racing city of Newmarket, basically to come across Mrs. Lucinda Babbacombe, a stunning, autonomous widow. And earlier than he is aware it, Harry vows to guard Lucinda from the city choked with lonely playing males, regardless of her refusal to just accept his numerous deals of aid. Lucinda is striking -- an clever, smooth, marriage precious lady -- yet will Harry permit himself be taken prisoner during this so much passionate of traps?
By Stanislav J. Kirschbaum
The historic Dictionary of Slovakia deals in its moment variation an up-to-the-minute sequence of cross-referenced dictionary entries on Slovak political, social, and monetary improvement because the construction of the second one Slovak Republic in 1993 until eventually its admission into the eu Union in 2004. It contains all the political actors: the presidents, leading ministers, and celebration leaders, and lots of best lecturers and cultural personalities, together with these from the nationwide minorities. It additionally includes entries at the a number of associations of the Slovak Republic just like the judiciary, the militia, the media, and parliamentary committees in addition to entries that specify Slovakia's place and position in foreign enterprises like NATO and the ecu Union. The ancient survey explains how Slovakia, in its post-Communist transformation, used to be nearly excluded, yet in any case turned a whole member of those associations. To the entries on Slovak background of the 1st variation, the second one variation provides personalities, recommendations, and occasions that marked this nation's fight for survival over the centuries. The bibliography is increased and comprises the latest works in Western languages on Slovakia in addition to the latest seminal guides within the Slovak language on a variety of elements of Slovakia's background. This moment variation allows the coed and the researcher to have easy accessibility to the heritage and to the function of many of the associations and personalities of up to date Slovakia.
By Gayle Callen
No traditional Engagement omit Jane Whittington's hopes were dashed. She'd continuously imagined herself marrying anyone bold, adventurous, interesting. in its place, the fellow her father has betrothed her to is...a fop! definitely William Chadwick is devastatingly good-looking, yet Jane may by no means love a dandy who cares for not anything retailer the most recent models. So why does his heated gaze enflame a wish in her that she's by no means identified? No traditional Love His paintings as a British undercover agent has stored William except right society for years -- and he has no concept that his most up-to-date “disguise” is something below applicable. Now that he longs for an easier, more secure lot, he believes he is stumbled on his excellent bride during this impossible to resist attractiveness. however it will take a different kind of seduction to win Jane's middle. And while the Crown calls him again into carrier, how can William refuse -- no matter if it expenses him the peace he covets...and the girl he can not reside with no?
By Julianne MacLean
Girl Amelia Sutherland might relatively die than quit to a guy like Duncan MacLean. he's the fiercest warrior of his clan—her people’s sworn enemy—and this night he's status over her mattress. Eyes blazing, muscular tissues taut, and conflict awl glowing, MacLean has come to kill Amelia’s fianc?. yet as soon as he sees the stunning, blameless Amelia, he makes a decision to take her instead…Stealing the younger bride-to-be is the best revenge opposed to the guy who murdered Duncan’s one real love. yet woman Amelia seems to be greater than a pawn of vengeance and struggle. This courageous, attractive girl touches anything deep in Duncan’s soul that's much more strong than a warrior’s fury. but if Amelia starts off to fall in love along with her captor—and surrenders in his arms—the genuine conflict starts…
By Anne Welsbacher
By Sandra Hill
What within the identify of Thor might be making this Viking so blue? --Eating haggis? --Listening to these screechy bagpipes? --Searching for a clumsy witch? --Wearing a blue face mark? --Traveling via Scotland with the world's worst poet? For Rurik the Viking, existence has no longer been worthy dwelling given that he left Maire of the Moors. Oh, it is not that he misses her fiery crimson tresses or kiss-some lips. Nay, it is the embarrassing blue zigzag she wear his face after their one wild evening of loving. For a fierce warrior who prides himself on his titanic peak, his services in bedsport, and his well-honed muscle tissue, this blue streak is the final straw. Now he is vowed he will placed his personal model of "mark" on Maire--a man-mark. in any case, he will convey the witchling to heel, or die making an attempt. Mayhap, he will even beg her to wed...so lengthy as she will be able to promise he will now not be...THE BLUE VIKING.
By Cathy Maxwell
She was firm to marry for romance, by no means looking ahead to that her adventures could lead her to a life of ardour. The Runaway Heiress Like many a Regency leave out, Lyssa Harrell longs for romance, yet understands her responsibility lies in marriage. nonetheless, whilst her father offers her hand to a dissolute yet well-connected lord, she does the unthinkable ... she flees to Scotland. to not Gretna eco-friendly, yet to her kin -- and to the fort the place her mom as soon as were so satisfied. during this romantic land she's going to become aware of her heart's hope. a guy looking His Fortune yet she does not expect Ian Campion. The ruggedly good-looking guy has his orders: fetch the runaway daughter domestic! Ian has a cost on his head and a dire want for the gift Lyssa's father deals. monitoring Lyssa down is straightforward sufficient, convincing her to come back is tough ... and never seducing her is very unlikely. And Their Scandalous Adventures quickly, Lyssa is at the experience of an entire life. She has to sleep within the nice open air, and flee from mysterious makes an attempt on her existence. She is aware she's ruined within the eyes of society, yet she is keen to stand actual destroy -- and threat every thing for the incredible ardour she unearths in Ian's powerful palms. And once they go back to civilization, the 2 needs to confront the main perilous experience of all ... admitting their unanticipated love.