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Montcalm's Crushing Blow - French and Indian Raids along New York's Oswego River 1756
With expert analysis and lively narrative, this engaging study of the Oswego raid casts light on a daring feat of arms at the height of the French and Indian War. The year 1755 saw the rivalry between Britain and France in North America escalate along the Great Lakes into open warfare as both sides sought to overcome the other's forts and trading posts. Lord Loudoun and the Marquis de Montcalm were sent from the mother countries to take charge, ...
Elizabeth of York: A Tudor Queen and Her World
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Look for special features inside. Join the Random House Reader’s Circle for author chats and more. Many are familiar with the story of the much-married King Henry VIII of England and the celebrated reign of his daughter, Elizabeth I. But it is often forgotten that the life of the first Tudor queen, Elizabeth of York, Henry’s mother and Elizabeth’s grandmother, spanned one of England’s most dramatic and ...
Michelin Guide New York City 2015 (Michelin Guides)
Michelin Travel & Lifestyle
Michelin recommendations for more than 900 delicious restaurants in the Big Apple, something for all palates and pocketbooks.
The New York Times Snowed-In Sunday Crosswords: 75 Sunday Puzzles from the Pages of The New York Times
The New York Times
St. Martin's Griffin
Since it first ran in 1942, The New York Times Sunday crossword puzzles are the standard by which all others are judged. Features: * 75 classic Sunday New York Times crosswords * Portable and perfect for solving on the go * Edited by the #1 man in American crosswords, Will Shortz
Married to the Mob: New York
Pleasure Principle Publications, 2014
As the Princess of the Calisto Cartel, nothing was off limits to Alondra. However, one dramatic night changes her life forever. Running to America, she turns to the only thing that she knows. Sick of the fast life and not wanting to end up like her parents, Alondra takes the first offer of a secure life that is offered to her. Marcelo, the suave Italian with the slick tongue, gives her the stability that her past life simply couldn’t. Placing ...
Live From New York: The Complete, Uncensored History of Saturday Night Live as Told by Its Stars, Writers, ...
James Andrew Miller
Little, Brown and Company
Just in time for the 40th anniversary of Saturday Night Live , a rollickingly updated edition of LIVE FROM NEW YORK with nearly 100 new pages covering the past decade. When first published to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Saturday Night Live , LIVE FROM NEW YORK was immediately proclaimed the best book ever produced on the landmark and legendary late-night show. In their own words, unfiltered and uncensored, a dazzling galaxy of ...
A History of New York in 101 Objects
Simon & Schuster
The vibrant story of America’s great metropolis, told through 101 distinctive objects that span the history of New York, all reproduced in luscious, full color. A wooden water barrel and an elevator brake. A Checker taxicab and a conductor’s baton. An oyster and a mastodon tusk. Inspired by A History of the World in 100 Objects , The New York Times’ Sam Roberts chose fifty objects that embody the narrative of New York for a feature ...
Skin Walkers: York (Volume 9)
Susan A Bliler
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
What must it take for a devoted Skin Walker Sentry to find his angel? York McDonnough is willing to sacrifice everything for a mate he doesn’t have. While his fellow Walkers fear the idea of being tied to one female for life, York longs for it. Dejected and heart sick, he accepts a retrieval mission that takes him far from home and brings him face to face with his long-awaited fate. The instant York sees Sky, the Walker affliction sets in ...
Every year the MM group on Goodreads does a free read event, Bonded is my submission for 2014 Love's Landscape Event. At the beginning of the event, a story letter is submitted from a reader, asking for a very specific story. This is the letter from Tonnya. STORY LETTER: Dear Author, My soul ached for command and love, and I was lost. Until I met them. We’d seen each other at different times but it wasn’t until the night I almost ...
Top Ten Sights: New York
‘Top Ten Sights: New York’ is the ultimate guide to a fascinating city, giving you the background and history on the top ten attractions. We focus on the essentials; there are ten chapters of text, one on each attraction, all written by our team of experienced travel writers. With so many different monuments, historical sights, restaurants, shops bars and nightlife to see, make sure that you experience the best of everything New York has ...
Krabat and the Sorcerer's Mill (Selected Titles in the New York Review Children's Collection)
NYR Children's Collection
New Year’s has passed. Twelfth Night is almost here. Krabat, a fourteen-year-old beggar boy dressed up as one of the Three Kings, is traveling from village to village singing carols. One night he has a strange dream in which he is summoned by a faraway voice to go to a mysterious mill—and when he wakes he is irresistibly drawn there. At the mill he finds eleven other boys, all of them, like him, the apprentices of its Master, a powerful ...
Vikings Unleashed: 9 modern Viking erotic romances
, ..., 2014
Hide your virgins! These are not your mother's Vikings. Nine "out of this world" Viking erotic romances: modern, sexy versions of the original alpha male bad boy heroes . Nine brand new bedtime stories! VIKING FIRE by award-winning author CRYSTAL JORDAN. Wolf-shifter Erik once betrayed the only woman he ever loved, the shieldmaiden Bryn, and it cost both their lives. Now, they serve the gods as immortal warriors, and an ancient ...
Hometown Heroes: Hotter Ever After (Pets for Vets Charity Bundle)
Cedrona Enterprises, 2014
This Pets for Vets charity bundle is available for a limited time at a discount of $1.99. Presenting a contemporary romance bundle of 16 novels with happily-ever-after endings, including previously published readers' favorites and brand-new material They’re all hometown heroes, guys from small towns who’ve made a name for themselves, big or small, who’ve withstood the odds and risen to the challenge, who are heroes in their own ...
After The End
With international flights crisscrossing the skies on an hourly basis, are we ever really safe? When a strain of the Ebola virus mutates; it spreads quickly leaving the medical community shattered. People are dropping in the streets and life, as most know it, comes to an end. Two city dweller survivors, Dean and William, are forced to flee the city and live in the wilderness—where dangers lurk behind every tree and in every valley. Not ...
Brought To His Knees
Three Twenty-One, LLC, 2014
Over 800 pages of hot and erotic stories, all by bestselling authors. This limited edition boxed-set is available until October 19, 2014. Hurry, pick up your copy today! The Alpha male. Strong. In control. Letting no one and nothing rule him...until he meets the one, and all bets are off. The world tilts, the bed rocks, and suddenly that tough guy finds himself Brought to His Knees--in more ways than one. This collection of ten hot to ...
DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: New York City
Experience the best of New York City with DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: New York City . This newly updated travel guide for New York City will lead you straight to the best attractions Manhattan has to offer, from unearthing archaeological treasures at The Metropolitan Museum of Art to biking through Central Park to discovering the city's hottest neighborhoods on walking tours. Plus, check out the best of the boroughs with suggested highlights ...
New York: The Novel
Winner of the David J. Langum, Sr., Prize in American Historical Fiction Named one of the best books of the year by The Washington Post and “Required Reading” by the New York Post Edward Rutherfurd celebrates America’s greatest city in a rich, engrossing saga, weaving together tales of families rich and poor, native-born and immigrant—a cast of fictional and true characters whose fates rise and fall and rise again with the ...
Roof Explorer's Guide: 101 New York City Rooftops
ROOF EXPLORER'S GUIDE is the one and only comprehensive guide to New York City rooftop destinations. New York City is world-renowned for its skyline and high atop its lofty heights beats a feast of breathtaking rooftop destinations for every taste and imagination. ROOF EXPLORER'S GUIDE: 101 New York City Rooftops by Leslie Adatto is the first and ultimate guide to an urban treasure trove of rooftop gems. This complete guide showcases a dazzling ...
Between Then and Now: Wardham Novella #0.5
Zoe York, 2013
"Can't wait to read other books by Zoe York. She reminds me in some ways of Jill Shalvis with her story telling." ~ 5 star review, Community Bookstop Fall in love with the Wardham series: modern, sexy small town romances Their story didn’t start with a fairytale romance... Their marriage wasn’t chosen for love... But they still chose each other...time and again Romance is the last thing on Ian's mind. He's juggling two jobs, ...
Humans of New York
St. Martin's Press
Based on the blog with more than four million loyal fans, a beautiful, heartfelt, funny, and inspiring collection of photographs and stories capturing the spirit of a city Now an instant #1 New York Times bestseller, Humans of New York began in the summer of 2010, when photographer Brandon Stanton set out to create a photographic census of New York City. Armed with his camera, he began crisscrossing the city, covering thousands of miles ...
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