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Death Lives In The Water – Snippet 27

Death Lives In The Water – Snippet 27 -24- They were gone. All of them were gone. Would they be back? He didn’t know. But they were gone, and the Provider was happier, now that he was back in his … Continue reading

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Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 26

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 26 Chapter 12 Worth More than Rubies Now, though, there was someone with whom he not only could, but should, share such concerns. God himself said that the purpose of a wife was to serve … Continue reading

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Death Lives In The Water – Snippet 26

Death Lives In The Water – Snippet 26 -23- Meals at Morey’s for the next many days were a trying affair for Jim, Harry, any of the state troopers who might need sustenance, and poor Martin Rutledge. Most of the … Continue reading

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Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 25

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 25 Claudia looked at the big Benedictine monk who was currently her amanuensis. “My confessor, Father Malaspina, assured me that one of the benefits of this marriage, making it acceptable in the eyes of Mother … Continue reading

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Death Lives In The Water – Snippet 25

Death Lives In The Water – Snippet 25 -22- Jim sat at his desk, trying to write a report, the kind he had written dozens of times before during his career as a police detective. But this one, this was … Continue reading

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1637 – The Polish Maelstrom – Snippet 59

This book should be available now so this is the last snippet. 1637 – The Polish Maelstrom – Snippet 59 It all made quite a bit of sense, actually. At least, if you accepted Gustav Adolf’s basic premise, which was … Continue reading

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Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 24

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 24 “Aldringen?” Wettin exhaled with surprise. “That’s… Really, that’s a brilliant choice. If I were still a field commander, mind you, I’d prefer not to be facing off against Aldringen. But with Franz von Mercy … Continue reading

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Death Lives In The Water – Snippet 24

Death Lives In The Water – Snippet 24 -21- “Death — even now I cannot write about it.” Jim tossed his pen onto the desk. How could he do justice to the horror of four headless, mutilated corpses, tossed into … Continue reading

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1637 – The Polish Maelstrom – Snippet 58

1637 – The Polish Maelstrom – Snippet 58 The emperor was not unkind, however. So his response was to beam down at his daughter and say: “I most certainly did.” Gently, he pried her loose. “But I also have business … Continue reading

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Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 23

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 23 Chapter 11 Everyone is Feeling so Cooperative and Enthusiastic April 1635 Nancy, Lorraine Unser volck ist dermassen obedient und behertzt gewesen, das ich es nicht genuch beschreiben kan.” “Newspapers,” Doña Mencia de Mendoza announced … Continue reading

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