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The King’s Arrow - ebook/epub

The King’s Arrow - ebook/epub
The King’s Arrow - ebook/epub
H.A. Cody
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This is a wonderful romantic story. All events take place in the forests of New Brunswick at the time of the arrival of the Loyalists. A charming tale of perseverance and loyalty to King George after the American Revolution. It hooks each historical basis.
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Above the Law - ebook/epub
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The Vanishing American - ebook/epub
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The Vanishing American - ebook/epub
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A Tale of Two Cities - ebook/epub
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The Magic Walking Stick - ebook/epub
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The Wonderful Visit - ebook/epub
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