Baroness Emma Orczy Books

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El Dorado

  [english | 1913]  

Baroness Emma Orczy


Summary: [Darkness in El Dorado is a book written by investigative journalist Patrick Tierney in 2000 that accuses geneticist James Neel and anthropologist Napoleon Chagnon of exacerbating a measles epidemic among the Yanomamo people and conducting human research without regard for their subjects wellbeing. It was nominated for a National Book Award. Publication of the book provoked scandal outrage and ...]
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I Will Repay

  [english | 1906]  

Baroness Emma Orczy


Summary: [I Will Repay was written by Baroness Emmuska Orzcy and originally published in 1906 this is a sequel novel to the Scarlet Pimpernel. The second Pimpernel book written by Orzcy it comes (chronologically) third in the series and should be read after Sir Percy Leads the Band and before The Elusive Pimpernel.The story starts before the French revolution. Its 1783 and wealthy Paul Droulde has offended ...]
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The Elusive Pimpernel

  [english | 1908]  

Baroness Emma Orczy


Summary: [First published in 1908 The Elusive Pimpernel by Baroness Orczy is the 4th book in the classic adventure series about the Scarlet Pimpernel.It is September 1793 and French Agent and chief spy-catcher Chauvelin is determined to get his revenge for the previous humiliations dished out to him at the hands of the Scarlet Pimpernel.Chauvelin travels to England as an official representative of the ...]
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The League Of The Scarlet Pimpernel

  [english | 1919]  

Baroness Emma Orczy


Summary: [The League of the Scarlet Pimpernel is a sequel book to the classic adventure tale The Scarlet Pimpernel. Written by Baroness Orczy and first published in 1919 the book consists of eleven short stories about Sir Percy Blakeneys exploits in rescuing various aristos and French citizens from the clutches of the guillotine. The stories which are listed below are set in 1793 but appear in no ...]
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The Scarlet Pimpernel

  [english | 1905]  

Baroness Emma Orczy


Summary: [Adventures of the Scarlet Pimpernel is the second collection of short stories written by Baroness Orczy about the gallant English hero the Scarlet Pimpernel and his League. Written in 1929 the stories which are listed below are set in 1793 but appear in no particular order. They occasionally refer to events in other books in the series and Orczy frequently reuses plot lines and ideas from the ...]
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