18th Century

A Woman Named Solitude

By Andre Schwarz-Bart - Published 2001(c 1972)

Genres:

Military

The slave trade in Guadeloupe provides the grim historical context for this brief but powerful novel.  The opening chapters describe an indigenous African ...Read Review

Rise to Rebellion

By Jeff Shaara - Published 2001

Genres:

Military

This is a typical Shaara masterpiece, and that is high praise indeed. Once again this talented writer transports the reader into the minds ...Read Review

Maria’s Story: 1773

Genres:

Biographical FictionChildren/Young Adult

The death of her father turns nine-year-old Maria Rand’s world upside down. When her mother should be teaching her the skills needed ...Read Review

Madame de Pompadour

By Nancy Mitford - Published 2001

Genres:

Nonfiction

As a child, Jeanne-Antoinette Poisson went to a fortuneteller who told her that one day she would reign over the heart of a ...Read Review

Son Of The Sword

By J. Ardian Lee - Published 2001

Genres:

Fantasy

Dylan Mattheson is a modern-day American martial arts and sword instructor who is transported to 18th-century Scotland when he is caught up in ...Read Review

The Lost Band

By Don Coldsmith - Published 2000

Genres:

Saga

At the annual Big Council of the People an empty place is reserved in honor of the Lost Band who, at some point ...Read Review

The Franklin Affair (An Henri Gruel Adventure)

By Ty Drago - Published 2001

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Written in the first person, Henri Gruel looks back to his youth and his adventures with Benjamin Franklin during the time of the ...Read Review

The Sweet Trade

By Elizabeth Garrett - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureNautical

This book fictionalizes the short and colorful careers of the two best-known female pirates ever to sail together, Anne Bonny and Mary Read, ...Read Review

A Mischief in the Snow

By Margaret Miles - Published 2001

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This mystery is the fourth in a series featuring widowed sleuth Charlotte Willett and set in the village of Bracebridge, Massachusetts shortly before ...Read Review

Prelude to Glory, v.1: Our Sacred Honor

By Ron Carter - Published 1998

Genres:

LiteraryMilitarySaga

Ron Carter is a deeply religious individual who intends his multi-volume work on the Dunson family of Boston to serve as an example ...Read Review