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Catherine Weissenberg By H G Campbell
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This is the true story of how I found my 5 times great grandmother Catherine Weissenberg and my 5 times great grandfather Sir William Johnson and the great love of his later years Gonwatsijayenni... More > also known as Molly Brandt who was a Mohawk of the Wolf clan. Both women were lied to and deceived by Sir William Johnson who might have thought he would get away with it in colonial America and maybe he did. Now the truth can be told thanks to the internet age. The big dispute was always who should inherit the title of Baronet of New York? Catherine Weissenbergs son John or a son of Molly Brant or one of his many other sons. I have researched this question and found that the correct answer is that there never should have been a second Baronet and the full proof is here in this book.< Less
Catherine Weissenberg By H G Campbell
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When I started to trace my ancestors I found what I expected at first; miners, woodsmen, soldiers, musicians and even a cordwainer. Going back further I was surprised to find Colonels, Generals, a... More > bank manager, a Highland Chief, Scottish royalty and a Palatine refugee who sold herself into seven years servitude to get to the colony of America. There she was bought by an Irishman who took her to the frontier to keep his house and warm his bed. She had 3 children by him before she achieved her freedom. This woman, my 5 times great-grandmother is lied about in biographies of her owner, my 5 times great grandfather, William Johnson, and traduced on genealogy sites. Here I set out the truth about her with incontrovertible evidence obtained from a man known as Garter via the House of Lords in London, England.< Less
The Original Diva: The Life and Times of Catherine II the Great By Anthony P. Johnson
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One of the most interesting, industrious and powerful personages to grace the pages of history during the eighteenth century is Catherine II, Empress of all the Russia...
The Original Diva: The Life and Times of Catherine II the Great By Anthony P. Johnson
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Anthony P. Johnson offers a new perspective on the life of Catherine the Great. Mr. Johnson combines an erudite knowledge of Slavic History with the analysis of a social scientist. “The... More > Original Diva” is meant for both the specialist and general reader due to the adept use of everyday language to provide a rigorous scholarly analysis. In summary, “The Original Diva” is full of surprises for both the expert and the neophyte< Less
Great Catherine (Whom Glory Still Adores) By Bernard Shaw
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Nobel Prize in Literature 1925George Bernard Shaw (26 July... More > 1856 – 2 November 1950), known at his insistence simply as Bernard Shaw, was an Irish playwright, critic and polemicist whose influence on Western theatre, culture and politics extended from the 1880s to his death and beyond. He wrote more than sixty plays, including major works such as Man and Superman (1902), Pygmalion (1912) and Saint Joan (1923). With a range incorporating both contemporary satire and historical allegory, Shaw became the leading dramatist of his generation, and in 1925 was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature.Born in Dublin, Shaw moved to London in 1876, where he struggled to establish himself as a writer and novelist, and embarked on a rigorous process of self-education. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Bernard_Shaw< Less
Catherine's First Recital By Caroline Polatin
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This is a great book for showing children that performing can be a WONDERFUL experience that is enriching and positive. This book also shows that hard work always pays off. Your child will WANT to... More > get up and practice the piano after reading this book!< Less
Catherine de' Medici By Honore de Balzac
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Catherine de' Medici, on the contrary, saved the crown of France; she maintained the royal authority in the midst of circumstances under which more than one great prince would have succumbed. Having... More > to make head against factions and ambitions like those of the Guises and the house of Bourbon, against men such as the two Cardinals of Lorraine, the two Balafres, and the two Condes, against the queen Jeanne d'Albret, Henri IV., the Connetable de Montmorency, Calvin, the three Colignys, Theodore de Beze, she needed to possess and to display the rare qualities and precious gifts of a statesman under the mocking fire of the Calvinist press.< Less
Catherine de' Medici By Honore de Balzac
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Catherine de' Medici, on the contrary, saved the crown of France; she maintained the royal authority in the midst of circumstances under which more than one great prince would have succumbed. Having... More > to make head against factions and ambitions like those of the Guises and the house of Bourbon, against men such as the two Cardinals of Lorraine, the two Balafres, and the two Condes, against the queen Jeanne d'Albret, Henri IV., the Connetable de Montmorency, Calvin, the three Colignys, Theodore de Beze, she needed to possess and to display the rare qualities and precious gifts of a statesman under the mocking fire of the Calvinist press.< Less
Life and Doctrine of Saint Catherine of Genoa By Genoa St. Catherine of
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The Life and Doctrine of Saint Catherine of Genoa tells the powerful story of fifteenth century mystic and humanitarian, St. Catherine of Genoa. It begins with her biography, which depicts both her... More > great pain over various difficulties and her great love for the poor and the sick as she helped them in the hospital of Genoa. But the Life and Doctrine doesn't simply tell the story of St. Catherine's life; it also contains her two important treatises. The first--Spiritual Dialogue--is a dialogue that emphasizes love and devotion to God and fellow human beings. The second--Treatise on Purgatory--is her extended reflection upon suffering, death, purgatory, and the afterlife. Together, all three works illustrate the power and meaningfulness of a life dedicated to God; further, The Life and Doctrine of Saint Catherine of Genoa can help nurture such a life of dedication. - Tim Perrine, CCEL Staff Writer< Less
Catherine refracted Pure Slush Vol. 7 By Pure Slush
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Catherine the Great, Empress and Autocrat of All the Russias, was a fascinating woman and legends about her abound. Catherine refracted is a re-imagining of her life and the legends about her. Her... More > lovers, her illegitimate children, her wiles, her wit and her place in history ... all feature in this lively reinterpretation of one of history's most beloved and reviled leaders.< Less

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