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The Agony and the Ecstasy by Irving StoneRenaissance
All Souls' Rising by Madison Smartt BellSouth America, Latin America, and the Carribean
Ancient Evenings by Norman MailerAncient world. Egypt
And Walk in Love by Henrietta BuckmasterBiblical and Christian Eras
Andersonville by MacKinlay KantorUnited States. Civil war
Antichrist: A Novel of the Emperor Frederick II by Cecelia HollandMiddle ages
April Morning by Howard FastAmerican Revolution
Armada by Charles GidleyTudor and Elizabethan England
Arundel by Kenneth RobertsAmerican Revolution
Augustus by Allan MassieAncient world. Rome
Augustus by John Edward WilliamsAncient world. Rome
The Autobiography of Henry VIII: With Notes by His Fool, Will Somers by Margaret GeorgeTudor and Elizabethan England
The Barefoot Brigade by Douglas C. JonesUnited States. Civil war
Bedford Village by Hervey AllenUnited States. Colonial period
O Beulah Land by Mary Lee SettleUnited States. Colonial period
The Big Sky by A.B. Jr GuthrieUnited States. The West
Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks20th century
Blind Journey by Bruce LancasterAmerican Revolution
Blood of the Martyrs by Naomi MitchisonBiblical and Christian Eras
Bosnian Chronicle by Ivo AndrićNapoleonic period
The Bounty Lands by William Donohue EllisAmerican Revolution
The Bounty Trilogy by Charles NordhoffAustralia
The bride of Sforza by Miranda SeymourRenaissance
Bugles blow no more by Clifford DowdeyUnited States. Civil war
Burton and Speke by William HarrisonAfrica
By Antietam Creek by Don RobertsonUnited States. Civil war
Caesar : a novel by Allan MassieAncient world. Rome
Campion Towers by John Louis Beatty17th and 18th centuries
The Carolinians by Jane BarryAmerican Revolution
Carrington; a novel of the West by Michael StraightUnited States. The West
The Cat & The King; A Novel by Louis Auchincloss17th and 18th centuries
Children of God by Vardis FisherUnited States. The West
Children of the Wolf by Alfred DugganAncient world. Rome
The Chinese Emperor by Jean LéviChina
Cimarron by Edna FerberUnited States. The West
Cities of the Flesh by Zoé OldenbourgMiddle ages
Citizen Tom Paine by Howard FastAmerican Revolution
City of God by Cecelia HollandRenaissance
The city of libertines by W. G. HardyAncient world. Rome
The Clan of the Cave Bear by Jean M. AuelPrehistory
Claudius the God by Robert GravesAncient world. Rome
The Coin of Carthage by BryherAncient world. Rome
The Cold Journey by Grace Zaring StoneUnited States. Colonial period
The complete Aubrey/Maturin novels by Patrick O'BrianNapoleonic period
Conceived in Liberty by Howard FastAmerican Revolution
Confederates by Thomas KeneallyUnited States. Civil war
The Confessions of Nat Turner by William StyronUnited States. 19th century
Conscience of the King by Alfred DugganDark ages
The Converts: A Historical Novel by Rex WarnerAncient world. Rome
The Corn King and the Spring Queen by Naomi MitchisonAncient world. Greece
The Corner That Held Them by Sylvia Townsend WarnerMiddle ages
The Cornerstone by Zoé OldenbourgMiddle ages
The Court of the Lion: A Novel of the T'Ang Dynasty by Eleanor CooneyChina
The Crater by Richard SlotkinUnited States. Civil war
The Crisis by Winston ChurchillUnited States. Civil war
The Crossing by Winston ChurchillAmerican Revolution
The Crystal Cave by Mary StewartDark ages
The Cunning of the Dove by Alfred DugganMiddle ages
Dance of the Tiger: A Novel of the Ice Age by Björn KurténPrehistory
Dark Torrent of Glencoe by Edward Grierson17th and 18th centuries
Daughter of the Red Deer by Joan WolfPrehistory
The Daughter of Time by Josephine TeyMiddle ages
David the King by Gladys SchmittBiblical and Christian Eras
Deadwood by Pete DexterUnited States. The West
Death Comes for the Archbishop by Willa CatherUnited States. The West
Death of the Fox by George GarrettTudor and Elizabethan England
The Deceivers by John MastersIndia
Deception : a novel of murder and madness in T'ang China by Eleanor CooneyChina
Deep are the Valleys (The Tarn Trilogy, 2) by Hannah ClossMiddle ages
Desperadoes by Ron HansenUnited States. The West
Destiny of Fire by Zoé OldenbourgMiddle ages
A Distant Trumpet by Paul HorganUnited States. The West
Doctor Zhivago by Boris Pasternak20th century
The dream of Confucius by Jean LeviChina
The Dreaming by Barbara WoodAustralia
Drums by James BoydAmerican Revolution
Drums Along the Mohawk by Walter D. EdmondsAmerican Revolution
Drums of Destiny by Peter BourneSouth America, Latin America, and the Carribean
Duchess of Milan by Michael EnnisRenaissance
A Durable Fire by Virginia BernhardUnited States. Colonial period
Dynasty by Robert S. ElegantChina
The Eagle and the Rock by Frances WinwarNapoleonic period
The Edge of Light by Joan WolfDark ages
The Egyptian by Mika WaltariAncient world. Egypt
Elephants and Castles by Alfred DugganAncient world. Greece
Elkhorn Tavern by Douglas C. JonesUnited States. Civil war
The End of the Hunt by Thomas Flanagan20th century
Entered From The Sun: The Murder Of Marlowe by George GarrettTudor and Elizabethan England
The Exodus by Konrad BercoviciBiblical and Christian Eras
The Eye in the Door by Pat Barker20th century
The Falling Hills by Perry LentzUnited States. Civil war
Falls the Shadow by Sharon Kay PenmanMiddle ages
Family Favourites by Alfred DugganAncient world. Rome
The Fancher train by Amelia BeanUnited States. The West
The Far Pavilions by M. M. KayeIndia
Farewell, Great King by Jill Paton WalshAncient world. Greece
The feud by Amelia BeanUnited States. The West
Feversham by Diane DavidsonTudor and Elizabethan England
The Fifth Queen by Ford Madox FordTudor and Elizabethan England
Fire from Heaven by Mary RenaultAncient world. Greece
The Firedrake by Cecelia HollandMiddle ages
Firedrake's Eye by Patricia FinneyTudor and Elizabethan England
The First Rebel: America's First Uprising by Neil H. SwansonUnited States. Colonial period
Flame of fire by Jane OliverTudor and Elizabethan England
Flashman Series 11 Books /Royal Flash/Flashman/Flashmans Lady the Great Game/At the Charge/Flash for Freedom/Angel of the Lord/Redskins/The Dragon/The Tiger/Mountain Light by George MacDonald FraserVictorian period
The Florentine by Carl J SpinatelliRenaissance
The Flowers of Adonis by Rosemary SutcliffAncient world. Greece
Follow the River by James Alexander ThomUnited States. Colonial period
The Forest and the Fort by Hervey AllenUnited States. Colonial period
The Fourteenth of October by BryherMiddle ages
The French Lieutenant's Woman by John FowlesVictorian period
The Frenchwoman by Jeanne Mackin17th and 18th centuries
From a Far Land by Robert ElegantChina
Funeral Games by Mary RenaultAncient world. Greece
Gai-Jin by James ClavellJapan
The Ghost Road by Pat Barker20th century
Giants in the Earth by O. E. RølvaagUnited States. The West
The Glass Blowers by Daphne du Maurier17th and 18th centuries
A God Against The Gods by Allen DruryAncient world. Egypt
God's Angry Man by Leonard EhrlichUnited States. 19th century
The Gods Are Thirsty: A Novel of the French Revolution by Tanith Lee17th and 18th centuries
GOLDEN FIRE by Jonathan FastIndia
The Golden Hand by Edith SimonMiddle ages
The Golden Warrior by Hope MuntzMiddle ages
Gone With the Wind by Margaret MitchellUnited States. Civil war
A Good Day to Die by Del BartonUnited States. The West
The Good Earth by Pearl S. BuckChina
The Great Captains (The Epic Romance of King Arthur) by Henry TreeceDark ages
Guns of Burgoyne by Bruce LancasterAmerican Revolution
The Hand of Michelangelo: A Novel by Sidney AlexanderRenaissance
Hannah Fowler by Janice Holt GilesAmerican Revolution
Hannibal by Ross LeckieAncient world. Rome
Harry of Monmouth by A. M. MaughanMiddle ages
The Heike Story by Eiji YoshikawaJapan
The Heirs of the Kingdom by Zoé OldenbourgMiddle ages
High are the mountains (The Tarn trilogy) by Hannah Priebsch ClossMiddle ages
The Hollow Hills by Mary StewartDark ages
Holy Week by Louis AragonNapoleonic period
Honey in the Horn by Harold Lenoir DavisUnited States. The West
The hooded falcon (New authors guild) by Prudence AndrewMiddle ages
The Horsemasters by Joan WolfPrehistory
House Divided by Ben Ames WilliamsUnited States. Civil war
The House of Niccolò Series Books 1-8 Set : Niccolò Rising; Spring of the Ram; Race of Scorpions; Scales of Gold; The Unicorn Hunt; To Lie with Lions; Caprice and Rondo; Gemini by Dorothy DunnettRenaissance
Hugh Wynne, free Quaker, sometime brevet lieutenant-colonel on the staff of His Excellency General Washington by S. Weir MitchellAmerican Revolution
I, Claudius by Robert GravesAncient world. Rome
I, Elizabeth by Rosalind MilesTudor and Elizabethan England
I, JOHN MORDAUNT ,FIRST EDITION by Virgil Scott17th and 18th centuries
The Ides of March by Thornton WilderAncient world. Rome
Immortal Queen by Elizabeth ByrdTudor and Elizabethan England
Imperial Caesar by Rex WarnerAncient world. Rome
Imperial Woman by Pearl S. BuckChina
In the Hands of the Senecas by Walter D. EdmondsUnited States. Colonial period
The Inheritors by William GoldingPrehistory
Der Inka. by Daniel PetersSouth America, Latin America, and the Caribbean
Janice Meredith: A Story of the American Revolution by Paul Leicester FordAmerican Revolution
The Jew of Rome by Lion FeuchtwangerAncient world. Rome
Jonathan Dearborn; a novel of the War of 1812 by Willard Mosher WallaceUnited States. 19th century
Joseph and His Brothers: The Stories of Jacob, Young Joseph, Joseph in Egypt, Joseph the Provider by Thomas MannBiblical and Christian Eras
Josephus and the Emperor by Lion FeuchtwangerAncient world. Rome
Jubilee by Margaret WalkerUnited States. 19th century
Julian by Gore VidalAncient world. Rome
Der jüdische Krieg by Lion FeuchtwangerAncient world. Rome
Katherine by Anya SetonMiddle ages
Kenya by John HalkinAfrica
The Killer Angels by Michael ShaaraUnited States. Civil war
King and Goddess by Judith TarrAncient world. Egypt
The King Must Die by Mary RenaultAncient world. Greece
The King of Athelney by Alfred DugganDark ages
King of Kings by Malachi MartinBiblical and Christian Eras
King of the Two Lands: The Pharaoh Akhenaten by Jacquetta HawkesAncient world. Egypt
King's Man by Hyde C.M. Edmondston, M., L., F.Middle ages
The Kings in Winter by Cecelia HollandMiddle ages
Know Nothing by Mary Lee SettleUnited States. 19th century
Lady of the Reeds by Pauline GedgeAncient world. Egypt
The Last Enchantment by Mary StewartDark ages
The Last Englishman by Hebe WeenolsenMiddle ages
The Last of the Wine by Mary RenaultAncient world. Greece
Liberty Tavern by Thomas J. FlemingAmerican Revolution
The Lion of Christ by Margaret ButlerMiddle ages
Lion of England by Margaret ButlerMiddle ages
The Lion of Justice: A Novel of Henry II and Thomas à Becket by Margaret ButlerMiddle ages
Little Big Man by Thomas BergerUnited States. The West
The Lively Lady by Kenneth RobertsUnited States. 19th century
Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtryUnited States. The West
Long Remember by MacKinlay KantorUnited States. Civil war
Lord Grizzly by Frederick ManfredUnited States. The West
LORD OF THE KONGO: A Novel by Peter ForbathAfrica
The Luck of Huemac by Daniel PetersSouth America, Latin America, and the Caribbean
Lydia Bailey by Kenneth RobertsUnited States. 19th century
The Mammoth Hunters by Jean M. AuelPrehistory
Man of Nazareth by Anthony BurgessBiblical and Christian Eras
The Man on a Donkey by H. F. M. PrescottTudor and Elizabethan England
Manchu by Robert S. ElegantChina
Mandarin by Robert ElegantChina
Marching On by James BoydUnited States. Civil war
Mary by Sholem AschBiblical and Christian Eras
Mary Queen of Scotland and the Isles by Margaret GeorgeTudor and Elizabethan England
Masada by Ernest Kellogg GannAncient world. Rome
The Mask of Apollo by Mary RenaultAncient world. Greece
Memoirs of Hadrian by Marguerite YourcenarAncient world. Rome
Michelangelo the Florentine by Sidney AlexanderRenaissance
Ming: A Novel of Seventeenth-Century China by Robert B. OxnamChina
The Moghul by Thomas HooverIndia
Molokai by O. A. BushnellAustralia
Monmouth, a novel by Charles Bracelen FloodAmerican Revolution
Moses by Sholem AschBiblical and Christian Eras
Musashi by Eiji YoshikawaJapan
My Lord Essex by Olive EckersonTudor and Elizabethan England
My name is Sappho ;: A novel by Martha RofheartAncient world. Greece
The Name of the Rose by Umberto EcoMiddle ages
The Nazarene by Sholem AschBiblical and Christian Eras
Nicholas Cooke: Actor, Soldier, Physician, Priest : A Novel by Stephanie Cowell17th and 18th centuries
Nicodemus: The Roman Years of Michelangelo Buonarroti, 1534-1564 by Sidney AlexanderRenaissance
Nightrunners of Bengal by John MastersIndia
Northwest Passage by Kenneth RobertsUnited States. Colonial period
Not built with hands by Helen Constance WhiteMiddle ages
Oliver Wiswell by Kenneth RobertsAmerican Revolution
The Once and Future King by T. H. WhiteDark ages
The Ox-Bow Incident by Walter Van Tilburg ClarkUnited States. The West
Peking by Anthony GreyChina
People of the Wolf by Kathleen O'Neal GearPrehistory
Pericles the Athenian by Rex WarnerAncient world. Greece
The Persian Boy by Mary RenaultAncient world. Greece
Pharaoh by Eloise Jarvis McGrawAncient world. Egypt
The Physician of London: The Second Part of the Seventeenth-Century Trilogy of Nicholas Cooke by Stephanie Cowell17th and 18th centuries
Pilgrims by Gerard MacUnited States. Colonial period
Pillar of Fire by Judith TarrAncient world. Egypt
The Plains of Passage by Jean M. AuelPrehistory
The Plymouth Adventure by Ernest GéblerUnited States. Colonial period
The Poisoned Crown by Maurice DruonMiddle ages
The Praise Singer by Mary RenaultAncient world. Greece
The Prince and the Pilgrim by Mary StewartDark ages
Private Renaissance: A Novel by Maria BellonciRenaissance
Proceed, Sergeant Lamb by Robert GravesAmerican Revolution
The Prophet by Sholem AschBiblical and Christian Eras
Quo Vadis by Henryk SienkiewiczAncient world. Rome
Rabble in Arms by Kenneth RobertsAmerican Revolution
Ragtime by E. L. Doctorow20th century
Raj by Gita MehtaIndia
The Raj Quartet by Paul ScottIndia
Rasero by Francisco Rebolledo17th and 18th centuries
The Reckoning by Sharon Kay PenmanMiddle ages
The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen CraneUnited States. Civil war
Red Queen, White Queen by Henry TreeceDark ages
Regeneration by Pat Barker20th century
The Reindeer Hunters by Joan WolfPrehistory
Restoration by Rose Tremain17th and 18th centuries
Return to Thebes by Allen DruryAncient world. Egypt
Richard Carvel by Winston ChurchillAmerican Revolution
River God by Wilbur SmithAncient world. Egypt
The Road to Avalon by Joan WolfDark ages
A road we do not know by Frederick J. ChiaventoneUnited States. The West
Roanoke Hundred by Inglis FletcherUnited States. Colonial period
Roll Shenandoah by Bruce LancasterUnited States. Civil war
Roman Wall by BryherAncient world. Rome
Romola by George EliotRenaissance
The Royal Succession by Maurice DruonMiddle ages
Ruan by BryherDark ages
Sakuran: A novel of medieval Japan by Edward ToloskoJapan
The scarlet city by Hella S. HaasseRenaissance
The Searchers by Alan Le MayUnited States. The West
Segaki by David StactonJapan
Sergeant Lamb's America by Robert GravesAmerican Revolution
Shadow of the Moon by M. M. KayeIndia
Sharpe's Tiger: The Siege of Seringapatam, 1799 by Bernard CornwellNapoleonic period
The She-Wolf of France by Maurice DruonMiddle ages
Shield of Honor by Alice Walworth GrahamMiddle ages
Shiloh by Shelby FooteUnited States. Civil war
Shogun: A Novel of Japan by James ClavellJapan
A Signal Victory by David StactonSouth America, Latin America, and the Caribbean
The Signore: Shogun of the Warring States by Kunio TsujiJapan
The Silent Tarn (The Tarn Trilogy, Book 3) by Hannah ClossMiddle ages
Silk and Steel by Stephen AlterIndia
The Singing Sword by Jack WhyteDark ages
Singletusk: A Novel of the Ice Age by Björn KurténPrehistory
Sir William by David StactonNapoleonic period
The Skystone by Jack WhyteDark ages
So Red the Rose by Stark YoungUnited States. Civil war
Son of Dust by H. F. M. PrescottMiddle ages
The Son of Laughter by Frederick BuechnerBiblical and Christian Eras
The Sot-Weed Factor by John BarthUnited States. Colonial period
The Spider King by Lawrence SchoonoverMiddle ages
Spring Moon by Bette Bao LordChina
Stage of fools by Charles A. BradyTudor and Elizabethan England
The Strangled Queen by Maurice DruonMiddle ages
The Succession: A Novel of Elizabeth and James by George GarrettTudor and Elizabethan England
The Sunne in Splendour by Sharon Kay PenmanMiddle ages
The surveyor by Truman NelsonUnited States. 19th century
The Sword and the Sun : A story of the Spanish Civil Wars in Peru by Gerald GreenSouth America, Latin America, and the Caribbean
Sword at Sunset by Rosemary SutcliffDark ages
The Sword of Pleasure: Being the Memoirs of the Most Illustrious Lucius Cornelius Sulla by Peter GreenAncient world. Rome
Tai-Pan by James ClavellChina
Taiko by Eiji YoshikawaJapan
A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens17th and 18th centuries
Tale of Valor: A Novel of the Lewis and Clark Expedition by Vardis FisherUnited States. The West
Taos; a novel by Irwin R. BlackerUnited States. The West
The Tenants of Time by Thomas FlanaganVictorian period
The tentmaker by Julius BerstlBiblical and Christian Eras
Things Fall Apart by Chinua AchebeAfrica
This January Tale by BryherMiddle ages
Thomas: A novel of the life, passion, and miracles of Becket by Shelley MydansMiddle ages
The Three Days by Don RobertsonUnited States. Civil war
The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas17th and 18th centuries
Three's Company by Alfred DugganAncient world. Rome
Tiberius by Allan MassieAncient world. Rome
Tikal by Daniel PetersSouth America, Latin America, and the Carribean
The Time of the Gringo by Eliott ArnoldUnited States. The West
The Tokaido Road: A Novel of Feudal Japan by Lucia St. Clair RobsonJapan
Toward the Morning by Hervey AllenUnited States. Colonial period
The Tree of Liberty by Elizabeth PageAmerican Revolution
True Grit by Charles PortisUnited States. The West
Trumpet to Arms by Bruce LancasterAmerican Revolution
The turning wheels by Stuart CloeteAfrica
The Twelfth Transforming by Pauline GedgeAncient world. Egypt
The Unconquered by Ben Ames WilliamsUnited States. 19th century
The unhurrying chase by H. F. M. PrescottMiddle ages
The Unspeakables, a Tale of Lombardy by Laverne GayDark ages
Unto This Hour by Tom WickerUnited States. Civil war
The Valley of Horses by Jean M. AuelPrehistory
A Very Small Remnant by Michael StraightUnited States. The West
Vindication by Frances Sherwood17th and 18th centuries
Vittoria by Robert MerleRenaissance
The Volcano Lover by Susan SontagNapoleonic period
The Vows of the Peacock by Alice Walworth GrahamMiddle ages
War and Peace by Leo TolstoyNapoleonic period
Warlock by Oakley HallUnited States. The West
The Way West by A.B. Jr GuthrieUnited States. The West
The Whales in Lake Tanganyika by Lennart HagerforsAfrica
When Christ and His Saints Slept by Sharon Kay PenmanMiddle ages
When the War is Over by Stephen BeckerUnited States. Civil war
The White Boar by Marian PalmerMiddle ages
The White Witch by Elizabeth Goudge17th and 18th centuries
The Wicked Day by Mary StewartDark ages
Wilderness by Robert Penn WarrenUnited States. Civil war
The Winter King by Bernard CornwellDark ages
Winter quarters by Alfred DugganAncient world. Rome
The Winthrop Woman by Anya SetonUnited States. Colonial period
The World is Not Enough by Zoé OldenbourgMiddle ages
The Year of the French by Thomas Flanagan17th and 18th centuries
The Year of the Horsetails by R. F. TapsellDark ages
Yedo by Lynn GuestJapan
The Young Caesar by Rex WarnerAncient world. Rome
Young Henry of Navarre by Heinrich MannRenaissance
The Young Hornblower Omnibus: "Mr.Midshipman Hornblower", "Lieutenant Hornblower", "Hornblower and the "Hotspur" by C. S. ForesterNapoleonic period

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What Historical Novel Do I Read Next? by Daniel S. Burt. Gale 2003

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