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King of the Mountains By Edmond About
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Edmond About was a best-selling author of the last half of the 1800's, in France. This book, The King of the Mountains, by an anonymous translator, is one of his most famous. It is also very good,... More > and very funny, with all that subtle French sarcasm that is done so well by the French. Along with the story, Andrew Lang provided a short Introduction, Edmond About and Greece, Edmund Gosse, the series Editor-In-Chief, wrote a brief Biographical Note, and Octave Uzanne discussed Portraits of Edmond About, that he saw when he visited his widow. Many engravings of the pictures that he saw are included in that chapter, and some of them had never been published before. Another great book by Edmond About is The Man with the Broken Ear, translated by Henry Holt. It is on Elfinspell as well. In both, the emphasis on scientific material as part of the theme and the descriptions is marked, and enjoyable, to boot.< Less
The King Of The Mountains By EDMOND ABOUT
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EDMOND ABOUT The King of the Mountains Edmond About was the son of a grocer at Dieuze, in Lorraine, France, where he was born Feb. 14, 1828. Even in childhood he displayed the vivacity of mind and... More > the irreverent spirit which were to make him the most entertaining anti-clerical writer of his period. His tales have the qualities of the best writing of the eighteenth century, enhanced by the modern interest of his own century. "The King of the Mountains" is the best-known of his novels, as it is also the best. In 1854 About was working as a poor archaeologist at the French School at Athens, where he noticed there was a curious understanding between the brigands and the police of modern Hellas. Brigandage was becoming a safe and almost a respectable Greek industry.< Less
All the King's Horses at Kings Mountain By Fred Weyler
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The Patriots at the Battle of Kings Mountain. Where they came from. What they did. What was said about them. Pensions. Monuments. Casualties with personal details. Rumors. Evidence to debunk... More > historical errors.< Less
Gold Mountain By King Uke
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A nightmare approaches over the horizon like a dust-storm, engulfing all that stands in its path. As you cower in what little shelter you can find, remember this: Not even the horned God of Death and... More > Resurrection can save you now...< Less
The King Of The Golden Mountain By Grimm Brothers
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About the Book The King Of The Golden Mountain is the part of the Grimm Brothers stories.The King Of The Golden Mountain story book is one of the classic stories written by Brothers Grimm. About the... More > Author Jacob Grimm ( 4th Jan 1785 - 20th Sept 1863) And Wilhelm Grim ( 24th Feb 1786 - 16th Dec 1859), German Brothers Renowned As ‘The Grimm Brothers’. They Were German Academic, Authors, Linguists, And Researchers. They Have Many Classic Fairy Stories And Published Them Under The Name Of ‘Grimm’s Fairy Tales’. Their Famous Stories Are ‘The Golden Bird, Hans In Luck, Jorinda And Jorindel,The Travelling Musicians, Old Sultan, The Straw, The Coal, And The Bean, Briar Rose, The Dog And The Sparrow, The Twelve Dancing Princesses, The Fisherman And His Wife, The Willow-Wren And The Bear, The Frog-Prince, Cat And Mouse In Partnership, The Goose-Girl,The Adventures Of Chanticleer And Partlet, Rapunzel, Fundevogel, The Valiant Little Tailor, Hansel And Gretel, Mother Holle,etc.< Less
King Richard and the Mountain Goat By M.C. Muir
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Two adventure stories for boys where myth and legend are intertwined with fact. KING RICHARD AND THE MOUNTAIN GOAT : On his return from the Holy Land, King Richard survives a shipwreck but must... More > cross the Swiss Alps in order to return to England. Here he has a strange and unforgettable meeting with a mountain goat that helps him on his journey. Is this a myth or a legend? Or is it true? Why not find out. THE SECRET OF THE SEA : A mythical adventure about a Voyager King and his son, Jared, who must learn the secrets the sea if he is to follow in his fathers footsteps. Learn about the luminescent particles that shine in the sea at night.< Less
From King's Mountain to Yorktown By John Fiske
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Summary of military operations from Kings Mountain (October 1780) to Yorktown (October 1781) during the American Revoluntion.
The Battle of Kings Mountain By
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This is the Army War College's History of the Battle of Kings Mountain. Very readable, brief history of that action in South Carolina, October 1, 1780. Photographs, maps, and an index have been... More > added.< Less
ADVENTURES OF WHIRLWIND "King Mountain" By Merewether Hawk
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KING MOUNTAIN, finds whirlwind climbing a flat top mountain. On this mesa in West Texas, Whirlwind faces a dangerous foe that threatens the entire gang. His bravery and courage earns him a place in... More > the towns peoples hearts.< Less
ADVENTURES OF WHIRLWIND "King Mountain" By Merewether Hawk
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KING MOUNTAIN, finds whirlwind climbing a flat top mountain. On this mesa in West Texas, Whirlwind faces a dangerous foe that threatens the entire gang. His bravery and courage earns him a place in... More > the towns peoples hearts.< Less