When his mother is imprisoned for her faith, Adriaen Wens must make a decision for himself, whether to set her free by betraying Menno Simons, or to take her faith for his own.
Anne Ayscough loved reading the Bible and learning about God, but was forced into a loveless marriage with a man whose family were staunch Catholics.
Wonderful, colored line drawings and descriptive text show all the stages in the building of a mosque in the late 1500s.
When his enemy’s life was in danger, Dirk Willems saved him—and gave up his own life in the process.
After getting in trouble with an older boy in his village, Ohkwa’ri must figure out what a good response should be and how to encourage the boy to work for peace instead of division.
With text and color paintings, the story of a ship’s building, loss and rediscovery is told, as a typical example of Spanish treasure ships.
A young Indian boy travels with a group of Spanish explorers from Texas to Mexico, and learns a lot about life and about himself on the way.
This series of books takes you through the entire sweep of world history, from the beginning until 2000.
After Daniel and his family escape from the king’s dragoons in France, they run into other dangers on board a slave ship and in the West Indies.
A young mapmaker is in prison in New Spain, on trial for defrauding the king of Spain of his rightful one-fifth of the treasure that was found by an expedition the mapmaker had been on.