Title: Moor's Last Sigh Binding: Paperback Author: Salman Rushdie Publisher: VINTAGE
In 1527 the Spanish conquistador Panfilo de Narvaez arrived on the coast of modern-day Florida with hundreds of settlers, and claimed the region for Spain. Almost immediately, the expedition was decimated by a combination of navigational errors, disease, starvation and fierce resistance from indigenous tribes. Within a year, only four survivors remained: three noblemen and a Moroccan slave called "Estebanico".
Agnes Moor's Wild Knight: Paperback: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform: 9781530771561: 28 Mar 2016
A practical little walk guide to the North York Moors endorsed by the Ramblers. All of the 20 walks are 5 miles or under in length and can easily be completed in less than 3 hours. Clear Ordnance Survey maps show the route, along with easy-to-follow walk descriptions. All the walks in this guide are located in the North York Moors National Park in North Yorkshire, England.
Designated a National Park in 1952, the North York Moors include the largest area of heather upland in England, rising from the Vale of York and continuing to the North Sea coast where dramatic cliffs expose the geology that shaped this unique environment. This guide from award winning publishers Pocket Mountains features 40 coast and country walks that take in the very best the Moors have to offer - tranquil dales, stunning coastline, ancient woodlands, charming moorland villages and spectacular ruined castles and monasteries - as well as one of the country's best heritage railways.
Short Walks in the North York Moors
Covering an area of 50km^2 and with a large scale of 1:25,000, this map has the familiar look and style of OS mapping, with improved coverage of the featured areas. Aimed at outdoor enthusiasts in particular, the level of details ensures nothing gets missed and you won't get lost.
"What They didn't Teach You in Black History Class," Covers interesting facts about Moorish history and articles which bring the information current. This book contains a wide range of topics arranged neatly for easy use along with factual references and internet links for those who like to take their studies to the next level. (Revised)
Othello, The Moor of Venice: Paperback: Orient Longman: 9788125022510: 15 Aug 2002
Moares 'Moor' Zogoiby is a 'high-born crossbreed', the last surviving scion of a dynasty of Cochinise spice merchants and crime lords. He is also a compulsive storyteller and an exile. As he travels a route that takes him from India to Spain, he leaves behind a labyrinthine tale of mad passions and volcanic family hatreds, of titanic matriarchs and their mesmerised offspring, of premature deaths and curses that strike beyond the grave.
The essential map for outdoor activities in North York Moors - Eastern area. The OS Explorer Map is the Ordnance Survey's most detailed folding map and is recommended for anyone enjoying outdoor activities including walking, horse riding and off-road cycling. This map now comes with a digital version which you can download to your smartphone or tablet.
Eating Moors and Christians: Paperback: CavanKerry Press: 9781933880501: 19 Jul 2016
Excerpt from Sir Quixote of the Moors, Being Some Account of an Episode in the Life of the Sieur De Rohaine The narrative, now for the first time presented to the world, was written by the Sieur de Rohaine to while away the time during the long period and painful captivity, borne with heroic resolution, which preceded his death. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books.
Excerpt from The Moor and the Loch: Containing Practical Hints on Most of the Highland Sports, and Notices of the Habits of the Different Creatures of Game and Prey in the Mountainous District of Scotland; With an Essay on Loch-Fishing I offer no apology for the publication of this volume, as I have never seen any other which attempts to give minute direction in the sports, or information regarding the animals, of my native hills; and since they are becoming increasingly the objects of pursuit, especially to English sportsmen, some such book seemed really needed.
Excerpt from Moors School at Old District No; 2, Groton, Massachusetts: The Story of a District School In the rural district the teacher becomes an Intimate friend of the parents of her pupils, more often living in their homes and learns of their hopes for their offspring and is fully In sympathy with the sentiment as expressed in the frontispiece of the New England primer of 1836.
Excerpt from Shakespeare's Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice: Edited, With Notes This edition of Othello was first published in 1879. As now revised, it is substantially a new edition on the same general plan as the revised Merchant of Venice, Macbeth, Hamlet, and other plays that have preceded it. Many of the notes on textual variations have been either omitted or abridged.
The Moor: Paperback: Tru Nobilis Publishing: 9780998793641: 28 Mar 2017
Excerpt from The House on the Moor, Vol. 2 of 3 Sam returned victorious, with an Army List, and the Rector's compliments, who would call upon Colonel Sutherland presently, in time to wake up the excellent Colonel, who was a little amazed, and a little amused at himself, to he made aware of that unusual indulgence. Sam had his own word of advice and warning against the deceitful blandishments of the "Ould Hunderd," with which he went away, flattered and ashamed, but by no means cured of his passion for "sodgering.
Excerpt from From Moor Isles, Vol. 3 of 3: A Love Story I was by no means overjoyed at this encounter. Rather would I have met, thus suddenly, either my grandfather himself, or my other cousin, Maud, the young man's sister. The old man, I was sure, hated the sight of me, and the young girl was absolutely indifferent as to whether she ever saw me or heard of me again.
This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.
The entry of the Scots into the English Civil War (1642 1651) on 19 January 1644 on the side of Parliament radically changed the balance of power in the North of England. The Royalists in the North were forced onto the defensive and besieged in York. In a bold march Prince Rupert outmanoeuvred his enemies and relieved York without a shot being fired.
OS Explorer is the Ordnance Survey's most detailed map and is recommended for anyone enjoying outdoor activities such as walking, horse riding and off-road cycling. The series provides complete GB coverage and can now be used in all weathers thanks to OS Explorer - Active, a tough, versatile version of OS Explorer. The OS Explorer Active range now includes a digital version of the paper map, accessed through the OS smartphone app, OS Maps.
From the book: "Mother Earth had flung the star gates wide open this time. Coming out of the north, a messenger from the galactic community would reignite the fires of insurrection. Crossing the racial and sexual boundaries of lost knowledge and ancient wisdom, his words of sheer defiance would turn the tide against the transnational corporations and unite the ancient defenders of the throne.
Excerpt from Scottish Moors and Indian Jungles: Scenes of Sport in the Lews and India About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www. forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy.
Mountain, Moor and Loch: Paperback: Wentworth Press: 9781372145827: 28 Aug 2016
Sentinel in the Moors: Paperback: High Street Press: 9781927839065: 13 Oct 2016
Excerpt from The Land of the Moors: A Comprehensive Description Religious; Some Moorish Characteristics. - The master passion; Self-control; Fatalism; Endurance; Fellow-feeling; Integrity and lying; Sensuality; Humour; Religion; The Mohammedan Year in Morocco. - Their era and calendar; Moorish feasts and their celebration; Religious orgies; Fasting and sacrifice; Pre-Muslim festivals; Moorish Places of Worship.
Mountain and Moor: Paperback: Wentworth Press: 9781374107090: 29 Aug 2016
Excerpt from Abdalla the Moor and the Spanish Knight: A Romance of Mexico It is now thirteen years since the first publication of "Galavar," which, apart from the ordinary objects of an author, was written chiefly with a view of illustrating what was deemed the most romantic and poetical chapter in the history of the New World; but partly, also, with the hope of calling the attention of Americans to a portion of the continent which it required little political forecast to perceive must, before many years, assume a new and particular interest to the people of the United States.
Twenty-Six Years Reminiscences of Scotch Grouse Moors - Primary Source Edition: Paperback: Nabu Press: 9781295661114: 21 Feb 2014
From Moor Isles: Paperback: Wentworth Press: 9781362125938: 26 Aug 2016
The House on the Moor, V. 1/3: Paperback: Hardpress Publishing: 9781318092475: 23 Jun 2016
The Middy and the Moors: Paperback: Hardpress Publishing: 9781318867493: 23 Jun 2016
Lost on the Moor: Hardback: Palala Press: 9781342602916: 15 Sep 2015
Account of Excavations on the Sites of Two Roman Villas at Box Moor, Herts: Hardback: Palala Press: 9781342749246: 16 Sep 2015
The History of the Reigns of Edward V. and Richard III, Written in Part by Sir T. Moor, and Finished from the Chronicles of Hall and Hollinshead, with Notes and Additions by the Editor of the Historical Magazine: Hardback: Andesite Press: 9781297568336: 08 Aug 2015
Zofloya; Or, the Moor: Paperback: Nabu Press: 9781295705450: 24 Feb 2014
Life of St. Benedict Surnamed the Moor: Paperback: Scholar's Choice: 9781294992639: 13 Feb 2015
Peter Moors Fahrt Nach Sudwest: Paperback: Nabu Press: 9781295608218: 12 Feb 2014
The Edge Moor Water Tube Boiler. General Catalogue: Hardback: Sagwan Press: 9781298966926: 22 Aug 2015
Morocco and the Moors: Hardback: Andesite Press: 9781296666125: 11 Aug 2015
History of the Conquest of Spain by the Arab-Moors: Paperback: Nabu Press: 9781295611812: 13 Feb 2014
The Moor and the Loch - Scholar's Choice Edition: Paperback: Scholar's Choice: 9781295964215: 08 Feb 2015
Mountain, Moor and Loch: Hardback: Palala Press: 9781342454331: 12 Sep 2015
Othello, the Moor of Venice: Hardback: Wentworth Press: 9781374033566: 29 Aug 2016
A Concise History of the Moors in Spain - Scholar's Choice Edition: Paperback: Scholar's Choice: 9781294970675: 11 Feb 2015
In the Track of the Moors: Paperback: Scholar's Choice: 9781297249624: 18 Feb 2015
Mountain and Moor: Hardback: Wentworth Press: 9781374107106: 29 Aug 2016
A Concise History of the Moors in Spain: Hardback: Andesite Press: 9781297539565: 08 Aug 2015
Moor Fires: Hardback: Andesite Press: 9781297510014: 08 Aug 2015
The Moor and the Loch: Hardback: Palala Press: 9781342338204: 11 Sep 2015
Memoirs of the REV. Eleazer Wheelock, D. D, Founder and President of Dartmouth College and Moor's Charity School: Hardback: Andesite Press: 9781296801502: 12 Aug 2015
Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice. Edited, with Notes: Hardback: Palala Press: 9781341707100: 06 Sep 2015
The Jews and Moors in Spain: Hardback: Wentworth Press: 9781371026523: 27 Aug 2016
Louisa; Or, the Cottage on the Moor: Hardback: Sagwan Press: 9781298937476: 22 Aug 2015
The Story of the Christians and Moors of Spain: Hardback: Andesite Press: 9781297650154: 11 Aug 2015
By Moor and Fell: Paperback: Nabu Press: 9781295579495: 10 Feb 2014
The Descendants of Ensign John Moor of Canterbury, N.H. Born 1696-Died 1786 - Scholar's Choice Edition: Paperback: Scholar's Choice: 9781294958260: 08 Feb 2015
The Country of the Moors: Hardback: Palala Press: 9781357615000: 20 May 2016
The Descendants of Ensign John Moor of Canterbury, N.H. Born 1696-Died 1786: Hardback: Andesite Press: 9781297537912: 08 Aug 2015
The Land of the Moors: Hardback: Andesite Press: 9781297663222: 11 Aug 2015
The Moor and the Loch: Hardback: Wentworth Press: 9781371316440: 27 Aug 2016
Selwyn in Search of a Daughter, and Other Tales. by the Author of 'Tales of the Moors' : Hardback: Arkose Press: 9781343687431: 29 Sep 2015