Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 46

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Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 46 Chapter 27 My Lady’s True Friend and Servant at All Times Nancy, Lorraine September 1635 “Meiner Herrin dinstwolliger treuer freund allezeitt.” “Damned fools. Listen to me, Fernando. Ther…

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 46 Chapter 27 My Lady’s True Friend and Servant at All Times Nancy, Lorraine September 1635 “Meiner Herrin dinstwolliger treuer freund allezeitt.” “Damned fools. Listen to me, Fernando. There is no way–none, do you understand … Continue reading

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 45

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Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 45 Chapter 26 Of Plague and Pestilence Lorraine Once the grand duke was up and around again, Dr. Guarinonius, having made the official call that Bernhard had been suffering from a rather atypical case of … Co…

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 45 Chapter 26 Of Plague and Pestilence Lorraine Once the grand duke was up and around again, Dr. Guarinonius, having made the official call that Bernhard had been suffering from a rather atypical case of … Continue reading

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 44

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Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 44 She thought another moment. “Then there’s his chronic gastritis. I don’t have an up-time lab culture, of course, but I’m pretty sure that the grand duke has peptic ulcers. Maybe duodenal …

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 44 She thought another moment. “Then there’s his chronic gastritis. I don’t have an up-time lab culture, of course, but I’m pretty sure that the grand duke has peptic ulcers. Maybe duodenal ulcers, but I … Continue reading

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 43

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Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 43 Chapter 25 Hindered by My Discomforts Lorraine August 1635 “Ich bin aber an meinem ohrt durch meine unpässlichkeit, deren ich nun mehr, Gott lob, gentzlichen endlediget, verhindert…” The grand …

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 43 Chapter 25 Hindered by My Discomforts Lorraine August 1635 “Ich bin aber an meinem ohrt durch meine unpässlichkeit, deren ich nun mehr, Gott lob, gentzlichen endlediget, verhindert…” The grand duke of the County of … Continue reading

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 42

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Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 42 “I was braced for that. But it’s not right for Mel to die. It’s not right, do you hear me? Not right. Why him and not me? I’m the one who’s been working at … Continue reading …

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 42 “I was braced for that. But it’s not right for Mel to die. It’s not right, do you hear me? Not right. Why him and not me? I’m the one who’s been working at … Continue reading

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 41

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Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 41 Rehlinger looked up, his eyes sharp. “If I die and the grand duchess delivers a daughter, who shall be named Dorothea both for my mother and because a daughter is a gift of God … Continue reading &#8…

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 41 Rehlinger looked up, his eyes sharp. “If I die and the grand duchess delivers a daughter, who shall be named Dorothea both for my mother and because a daughter is a gift of God … Continue reading

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 40

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Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 40 Chapter 22 Slipped Beyond Control Merckweiler-Pechelbronn, Province of the Upper Rhine “We no sooner think we have the plague under control than it breaks out again,” Gus Szymanski wrote. “How …

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 40 Chapter 22 Slipped Beyond Control Merckweiler-Pechelbronn, Province of the Upper Rhine “We no sooner think we have the plague under control than it breaks out again,” Gus Szymanski wrote. “How in hell do we … Continue reading

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 39

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Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 39 **** “The plague-fighting has gone well, yes?” Claudia, at the head of the table, stood up. Her advisers had learned by now that when she decided to use her height to loom over them, … Continue…

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 39 **** “The plague-fighting has gone well, yes?” Claudia, at the head of the table, stood up. Her advisers had learned by now that when she decided to use her height to loom over them, … Continue reading

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 38

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Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 38 So she contacted Marx Conrad Rehlinger–the grand duke’s merchant banker and most important financier, from an old Augsburg family, currently residing in Basel, and also, not precisely accidentally, t…

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 38 So she contacted Marx Conrad Rehlinger–the grand duke’s merchant banker and most important financier, from an old Augsburg family, currently residing in Basel, and also, not precisely accidentally, the uncle of the grand duke’s … Continue reading

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 37

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Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 37 Schwarzach The grand duchess was in the process of transferring her working headquarters. “What We would like to do,” Claudia said, “is to see for Ourselves what the condition of the grand duke…

Legions Of Pestilence – Snippet 37 Schwarzach The grand duchess was in the process of transferring her working headquarters. “What We would like to do,” Claudia said, “is to see for Ourselves what the condition of the grand duke’s health … Continue reading