Lysbeth Belongs to series: Books by H. Rider Haggard
Item #: N919
Level: Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Adult
H. Rider Haggard, best known for his timeless classic King Solomon's Mines, recounts in this tale the inspiring story of Lysbeth, a young Dutch woman forced to endure perils and tribulations of the Spanish Occupation's yoke and the Inquisition of the 16th century. The momentous events of her life unfold against the turbulent backdrop of the struggle for Dutch independence.
This enduring story of faith, love, and hardship includes intense action and virtuous romance. The abiding faith of the characters stand out from the pages of this unforgettable novel and remind readers of the value of religious liberty.