BY HONOR BOUND

Download By Honor Bound ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to BY HONOR BOUND book pdf for free now.

By Honor Bound

Author : Julia Justiss
ISBN : 9784596644008
Genre : Comics & Graphic Novels
File Size : 86.47 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Docs
Download : 924
Read : 1325

Jenna has always followed her army colonel father and now she lives in a battlefield in Spain with four other officers. All four officers are like family to her, but she is particulary fond of the eldest, Major Garrett. One day, her father is killed in combat! Now Jenna has no choice but to move out of Spain and live with her relative in England. One of the officers suggests that Jenna should marry one of them so that she can stay with them. While Jenna is startled by the officers' proposal, even Garrett asks her to marry him...!
Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

By Honor Bound

Author : Nancy Shields Kollmann
ISBN : 9781501706950
Genre : History
File Size : 49.88 MB
Format : PDF, Mobi
Download : 607
Read : 1250

In the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, Russians from all ranks of society were bound together by a culture of honor. Here one of the foremost scholars of early modern Russia explores the intricate and highly stylized codes that made up this culture. Nancy Shields Kollmann describes how these codes were manipulated to construct identity and enforce social norms--and also to defend against insults, to pursue vendettas, and to unsettle communities. She offers evidence for a new view of the relationship of state and society in the Russian empire, and her richly comparative approach enhances knowledge of statebuilding in premodern Europe. By presenting Muscovite state and society in the context of medieval and early modern Europe, she exposes similarities that blur long-standing distinctions between Russian and European history. Through the prism of honor, Kollmann examines the interaction of the Russian state and its people in regulating social relations and defining an individual's rank. She finds vital information in a collection of transcripts of legal suits brought by elites and peasants alike to avenge insult to honor. The cases make clear the conservative role honor played in society as well as the ability of men and women to employ this body of ideas to address their relations with one another and with the state. Kollmann demonstrates that the grand princes—and later the tsars—tolerated a surprising degree of local autonomy throughout their rapidly expanding realm. Her work marks a stark contrast with traditional Russian historiography, which exaggerates the power of the state and downplays the volition of society.
Category: History

By Honor Bound

Author : Tom Norris
ISBN : 9781466880733
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
File Size : 39.56 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Download : 254
Read : 908

In April of 1972, SEAL Lieutenant Tom Norris risked his life in an unprecedented ground rescue of two American airmen who were shot down behind enemy lines in North Vietnam, a feat for which he would be awarded the Medal of Honor--an award that represents the pinnacle of heroism and courage. Just six months later, Norris was sent on a dangerous special reconnaissance mission that would take his team deep into enemy territory. On that mission, they engaged a vastly superior force. In the running gun battle that ensued, Lieutenant Norris was severely wounded; a bullet entered his left eye and exited the left side of his head. SEAL Petty Officer Mike Thornton, under heavy fire, fought his way back onto a North Vietnamese beach to rescue his officer. This was the first time Tom and Mike had been on a combat mission together. Mike's act of courage and loyalty marks the only time in modern history that the Medal of Honor has been awarded in a combat action where one recipient received the Medal for saving the life of another. By Honor Bound is the story of Tom Norris and Mike Thornton, two living American heroes who grew up very differently, entered military service and the Navy SEAL teams for vastly different reasons, and were thrown together for a single combat mission--a mission that would define their lives from that day forward.
Category: Biography & Autobiography

By Honor Bound

Author : Helen A Rosburg
ISBN : 9781934755693
Genre : Fiction
File Size : 69.46 MB
Format : PDF, Mobi
Download : 899
Read : 1115

Honneure Mansart, the orphaned child of a lowly servant, never dreamed that she would one day find herself servant to the lovely, young Marie Antoinette. But as France's political climate overheats, tragedy and a terrible secret threaten to lead Honneure to the guillotine in the footsteps of her queen. 0-9743639-1-X$6.99 / Medallion Press
Category: Fiction

By Honor Bound Guardians Of The North Book 1

Author : Alan Morris
ISBN : 9781441263018
Genre : Fiction
File Size : 33.89 MB
Format : PDF, Kindle
Download : 191
Read : 1272

Those Who Brave the Challenges of Taming the Rugged Canadian Frontier Hunter Stone and his wife, Betsy, dreamed of raising their family on the Canadian frontier, and that dream had brought them west. But their hope of a promising future is suddenly shattered when Red Wolf, a Crow Indian on the warpath, burns Stone's homestead and kidnaps Betsy while Stone is away at the trading post purchasing supplies. Suspecting the perpetrator of this villainous deed is the same renegade responsible for burning his neighbor's ranch, Stone is driven by rage as he rides out to rescue his wife. His encounter with Red Wolf and his warriors ends in defeat and leaves him with a blinding wrath and an obsession for revenge. Reena O'Donnell, a young missionary to the Canadian Assiniboine Indians, finds Hunter, who is wounded and barely alive, and nurses him back to health. Though his body has healed, the deep scars of anger and lust for vengeance nearly destroy him. Will joining the North-West Mounted Police help him leave the past behind? Can Reena's faith and prayers make a difference in the life of Hunter, who has lost everything?
Category: Fiction

By Honor Bound

Author : Patricia Ballard
ISBN : 0786218711
Genre : Fiction
File Size : 81.38 MB
Format : PDF, Kindle
Download : 454
Read : 703

In the year 6032, Raithe defies the feudal law compelling him to kill his weaker brother in an attempt to save his people
Category: Fiction

In Honor Bound

Author : Charles Gibbon
ISBN : HARVARD:HN469F
Genre : English fiction
File Size : 66.41 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Docs
Download : 300
Read : 1156

Category: English fiction

Honor Bound

Author : W.E.B. Griffin
ISBN : 1440632332
Genre : Fiction
File Size : 43.9 MB
Format : PDF, Mobi
Download : 727
Read : 1198

October 1942. At a secret rendezvous point off the coast of neutral Argentina, a small merchant ship delivers supplies to Nazi submarines and raiders. The OSS is deternined to sabotage the operation by any means necessary. But one of the key saboteurs they've enlisted--a young U.S Marine--must fight his own private battle between duty and honor. Because he was chosen for a reason--to gain trust and support of his own flesh and blood. A powerful Argentinian called "el Coronel." The father he never knew...
Category: Fiction

Bound By Honor Bound By Love

Author : Ruth Ann Nordin
ISBN :
Genre : Fiction
File Size : 84.29 MB
Format : PDF
Download : 321
Read : 825

The day Onawa eagerly anticipated has finally come. She is to be Citlali’s wife. But what she doesn’t realize is that his ambitions to be the next chief could be more powerful than his feelings for her. Will she ever find a prominent place in his life, or will she end up taking second place to the tribe?
Category: Fiction