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Rosanne Lortz
Worked at King's Academy
Attended New Saint Andrews College
Lived in Oregon City, OR
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A New Historical Fiction Award - In Honor of M.M. Bennetts
M.m. Bennetts was an important piece of the historical fiction community on-line, both in the English Historical Fiction Authors group and the Historical Novel Society. When she passed away in August, it left an obvious hole--we missed the jokes about cakey...
M.m. Bennetts was an important piece of the historical fiction community on-line, both in the English Historical Fiction Authors group and the Historical Novel Society. When she passed away in August, it left an obvious hole--we missed the jokes about cakey, the scathing indictments of Napoleon, ...
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Goodreads Giveaway of The Unexpected Earl
Today starts the Goodreads giveaway for the newest book put out by my publishing company, Madison Street Publishing . It's a Regency romance by Philippa Jane Keyworth, titled The Unexpected Earl . I did the editing work for this one, and I'm quite excited a...
Today starts the Goodreads giveaway for the newest book put out by my publishing company, Madison Street Publishing. It's a Regency romance by Philippa Jane Keyworth, titled The Unexpected Earl. I did the editing work for this one, and I'm quite excited about the story.
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Giveaway Winner - The Splintered Oak!
The giveaway for my Crusades short story The Splintered Oak closed last night, and the winner is.... Raechel I'll be contacting you via e-mail with information on your prize. Thanks!
Whether you're a longtime fan of historical fiction or new to the genre, we welcome you to the official website of author Rosanne E. Lortz. Explore the pages to learn more about Rosanne and her writings, and keep up on current events and her historical musings with the blog postings on the home ...
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Persecuted by Christians but Protected by the Church? Jews in the Middle Ages
People's Crusade attacking the Jews One thing I unearthed during my research on the First Crusade was the schizophrenia in Christian views regarding the Jews. On the one hand we have the People's Crusade spreading a path of havoc through the Rhineland, kill...
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The New Anglo-Saxon Room at the British Museum
By Richard Denning  Room 41 of the British Museum has been closed for a long spell whilst it was redecorated and a new permanent display brought in. The  now reopened gallery houses what is surely the finest collection of Anglo-Saxon artifacts anywhere as w...
Room 41 of the British Museum has been closed for a long spell whilst it was redecorated and a new permanent display brought in. The now reopened gallery houses what is surely the finest collection of Anglo-Saxon artifacts anywhere as well as the most prestigious items from the famous Sutton Hoo ...
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England and Flanders: A Love Story
By Rosanne E. Lortz In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below.... Nowadays, the place name “Flanders” typically evokes the ...
The story of the founding of the County of Flanders and its importance to England in the wool trade.
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Giveaway of The Unexpected Earl by Philippa Jane Keyworth
"A whirlwind of excitement...comedy, and love gone wrong!" --InD'Tale Magazine. Leave a comment with your e-mail address to win a copy of The Unexpected Earl , by Philippa Jane Keyworth. (Paperback copy for US or UK, PDF for international.) Giveaway open be...
"A whirlwind of excitement...comedy, and love gone wrong!" --InD'Tale Magazine. Leave a comment with your e-mail address to win a copy of The Unexpected Earl, by Philippa Jane Keyworth. (Paperback copy for US or UK, PDF for international.) Giveaway open between September 29 and midnight October ...
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Much Ado about (Sea)Horses
My sister is getting married tomorrow, and the theme of the wedding is seahorses! I was due to have a post up on English Historical Fiction Authors the same day. It seemed a little too challenging to tie in seahorses with my period of interest, the Middle A...
My sister is getting married tomorrow, and the theme of the wedding is seahorses! I was due to have a post up on English Historical Fiction Authors the same day. It seemed a little too challenging to tie in seahorses with my period of interest, the Middle Ages, but regular, old horses of the ...
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GIVEAWAY - The Splintered Oak: A Short Story of the First Crusade
To make a long story short... The Splintered Oak: A Short Story of the First Crusade is now available on Amazon . (Keep reading to find out more about the giveaway....) It's rather amazing how quickly the publishing process can work when only e-books are in...
To make a long story short...The Splintered Oak: A Short Story of the First Crusade is now available on Amazon. (Keep reading to find out more about the giveaway....) It's rather amazing how quickly the publishing process can work when only e-books are involved. Yesterday, I sent the manuscript ...
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The Romance of Commerce: Medieval England and the County of Flanders
My post on English Historical Fiction Authors got somewhat out of hand this month. I started with a princess locked up in a tower until her knight in shining armor came and rescued her. I ended with a discussion of the wool trade in England and the trade ro...
My post on English Historical Fiction Authors got somewhat out of hand this month. I started with a princess locked up in a tower until her knight in shining armor came and rescued her. I ended with a discussion of the wool trade in England and the trade route with Flanders.
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England and St. George
By Helena P. Schrader “Follow your spirit; and upon this charge cry: ‘ God for Harry, England and St. George !” Henry V, Act III, Scene II By William Shakespeare God for Harry, England and St. George!
Wait a minute. Where did St. George come from? According...
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Historical novelist, medieval enthusiast, and mom to twins.
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  • New Saint Andrews College
    B. A. in Liberal Arts and Culture, 2000 - 2005
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