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An historical novel

Theodore Francis Powys

An historical novel

The conquered. By Naomi Mitchison. 12 mo. 317 pages. Harcourt, Brace and Company. $2.

by Theodore Francis Powys

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Published by Dial Pub. Co. in [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mitchison, Naomi, -- 1897-

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesConquered
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. [600]-602
    Number of Pages602
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17271836M

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    of o results for "free kindle books historical fiction" Skip to main search results Amazon Prime. Department. Books; Historical Fiction; a young German girl's diary during WW2 (Playing with Matches Book 0) Book 2 of 2: Playing with Matches | by Lee Strauss out of 5 stars Kindle $ $ 0. 00 $ $ The Best Historical Novels of All Time is a book list for those who enjoy a taste of history in their fiction. The three giants of historical fiction are of course Tolstoy, Graves, and Vidal. Yet there are many other names worthy of note, especially Marguerite Yourcenar, Henryk Sienkiewicz, Mary Renault, and the twice winner of the Booker.

      Must-Read YA Historical Novels Tirzah Price My love for historical fiction began when I was a tiny budding reader and my mom read the Little House on the Prairie books to me (problematic, I know, as Rioter Kelly has written about, but it was what I had).Author: Tirzah Price. Historical fiction is a literary genre in which the plot takes place in a setting located in the past. Although the term is commonly used as a synonym for the historical novel, it can also be applied to other types of narrative, including theatre, opera, cinema and television, as well as video games and graphic novels.. An essential element of historical fiction is that it is set in the past.


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