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Download e-book for kindle: Das Halsband der Königin (German Edition) by Alexander Lernet-Holenia

By Alexander Lernet-Holenia

Im Jahre 1783 lockte eine gewisse Jeanne de los angeles Motte-Valois den Pariser Hofjuwelieren ein Diamanthalsband im Werte von mehr als einer Million unter dem Vorwand ab, sie solle es für die Königin Marie-Antoinette erwerben. Tatsächlich aber zerlegten die Betrügerin und ihre Helfershelfer das Halsband, verkauften die Steine und verschwendeten den Erlös. Die Betrugsaffäre, in die die größten Namen Frankreichs verwickelt waren, erregte einen ungeheuren Skandal; der sich anschließende Prozeß erschütterte die Gesellschaft am Vorabend der Französischen Revolution.
Alexander Lernet-Holenia ist den Ereignissen und den vielfältigen menschlichen Beziehungen mit subtiler Kunst und historischem Sinn nachgegangen.
(Dieser textual content bezieht sich auf eine frühere Ausgabe.)

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By Dale A. Berryhill,Kevin P. Henry

It was once the spring of 1864, and issues weren't going good for the Confederacy. So a mystery software was once introduced . . .

Had this system labored, it'll have replaced the process American background. And damned us all to hell.

In the phrases of revered Civil warfare writer Larry J. Daniel, "If you are looking for long past with the Wind, this isn't your book!"

Includes afterwords that support the reader comprehend the total implications of the tale and discover little-known facets of yankee background referenced there.

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Download PDF by Kevin Eads: The Strange and Forgotten Journey of Exploration of Emile

By Kevin Eads

“I lately came across the diary of forgotten explorer Emile Marcel Etienne Peau whereas vacationing a church library in Le Havre, France. I have been discovering for a ebook i used to be writing on Normandie within the excessive heart a while while I came upon this interesting magazine and was once captivated. I puzzled why this nice historic determine was once by no means heard of nowa days and if his discoveries will be positioned into sleek heritage books.
I talked to the neighborhood women and men of the realm, yet only a few had heard of him. I basically chanced on one neighborhood one that heard of him, a truly outdated fisherman. He claimed to be a descendant of Mr. Peau and acknowledged that his tale is one who is a forgotten a part of heritage. nonetheless, he instructed me that at one time, this guy used to be celebrated within the sector, yet for just a few minutes, as Christopher Columbus quickly started his trips, which overshadowed Mr. Peau.
I desire in the course of the publishing of this magazine that this awesome guy will quickly be remembered as a massive a part of history.”

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Download PDF by Rob Matchett: Shake-speare's Oedipus

By Rob Matchett

This tale happens within the current and previous, the place the 2 meet in a fantastical scenario with a tender guy doing his doctorate at the Shake-speare authorship controversy. It takes under consideration the numerous issues of scholarship at a excessive point whilst facing Shake-speare. in addition, the younger guy has a existence jam-packed with secret on his personal - his beginnings, loves, and conflict with specialists in regard to Shake-speare. there's a movie script written by way of the writer at the comparable topic, known as Shake-speare's Masque.

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