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The Golden Wind
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,450. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Following the successful exploration of the route to India, Eudoxus decides to break the Egyptian monopoly on trade with India by sailing around Africa, and encounters a myriad of different adventures and misfortunes as their ship attempts to circumnavigate the great continent. The Golden Wind is the last of the five classic historicals de Camp wrote (both historically and chronologically).
Cassandra
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,980. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by Clan Destine Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Cassandra is the second in The Delphic Women trilogy. Doomed, magnificent Troy is burning... Cassandra, the golden-haired princess cursed with the gift of prophecy, and Diomenes, the Achaean with the healing hands, become puppets of the gods.
The Gladiator's Girl
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Orphaned and enslaved, kept for the pleasure of Rome's fiercest warriors, Celeste will soon learn that not every gladiator is a beast--and love can indeed set one free.
Companions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 179,950. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This, the fifth volume in the ‘Parthian Chronicles’ series, is set in the time between ‘Parthian Dawn’ and ‘Parthian Vengeance’. It tells the story of Pacorus and a band of companions who embark on a mission to rescue one who was left behind in Italy after the Spartacus slave revolt. The quest will lead them to the city of Ephesus where gladiatorial games are being held.
The Killing Sands
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Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Deep in the labyrinth that snakes under the Colosseum, a Thracian gladiator waits for the chance to write his fate into the sands.
AD29
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,030. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The Emperor Tiberius needs to increase revenue. He decides to increase the tribute paid by the provinces. One, Judea, is a problem. He sends Publius to engineer a situation which will force the local government, the Sanhedrin, to comply. This is Publius' solution.
A Warrior's Death, Stories from Antiquity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014 by Quintessence Publications Ltd. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
For Centuries Roman Legions fought German Barbarian tribes in Gaul. This is a story from the second cohort of the Fifth Legion. Three young men joined the Roman Army and managed to remain in the same cohort for six years. Today they have a crisis as an ambush by the Germans takes them by surprise. Another Ancient World short from A J Burton.
Upon This Rock: The Life of St. Peter
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 201,040. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The early years after the Resurrection, and the power of a Gospel and a new World, now available as an ebook. Murphy, author of the bestselling The Vicar of Christ, engages the epic grandeur of the Resurrection and the heroic struggle of Simon Peter to spread the good word that the kingdom of God is at hand. His journey is harrowing, full of doubt and drama, and leads--as all roads do--to Rome.
Pompeii, a Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,780. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
A dramatic, action-packed fictional account of the final hours of a Roman merchant and his wife caught in the wrong place, at the wrong time in the great city of Pompeii. A bonus five-chapter preview of the sequel, and soon to be released novel, “The Merchant’s Daughter,” is included.
Socrates PI: 415 BC
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,880. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Socrates a detective in ancient Athens? When the holy statues of Athens, the herms, were castrated, Socrates was there. He would try to discover the perpetrators. Then, an adolescent boy was castrated; Socrates would know about it. Socrates, philosopher became Socrates, Private Investigator: Socrates PI.
The Saint's Mistress
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Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 92,880. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014 by SynergEbooks. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
In fourth-century North Africa, peasant girl Leona falls in love with a Roman aristocrat - the future Saint Augustine. Their story unfolds against the backdrop of Rome’s fall and Christianity’s rise. Drawn from Augustine’s autobiography, The Saint’s Mistress breathes life into the previously untold story of his beloved mistress.
Thusnelda in Exile
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 65,310. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Thusnelda's story provides a record of events in the first century AD from a perspective different from the Roman historians of the time; it provides an insight into the mind of a remarkable woman who could have been the queen of an empire capable of challenging the Roman super power.
Keith Ramsbottom: (Episode I) Rebel Leader
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Price: Free! Words: 48,710. Language: British English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
AD 59. Britain is suffering under Roman occupation. The people are holding out for a saviour, a leader, a hero. What they get is Keith Ramsbottom. He’s a boy on a mission. If only he knew what that was. He must fight slavery and injustice, his secret crush on Boudicca and his greatest enemy of all: Latin homework. A searing portrait of Britain in the 60s. The AD 60s, that is.
The Shadow of the Lie
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Series: Adventures in Time and Magic, Book 2. Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 153,730. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The main protagonist, the five boys and Merdlyn the wizard are approached by a Magi from ancient Persia who claims that the Persian Empire is actually under the control of the Demon Aesma and that it is Merdlyn and the boys who must save the world from his domination of the world.
The Arrows of Hercules
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Set in the time of Dionysios I of Syracuse, at the beginning of the 4th century BC, The Arrows of Hercules tells the tale of Zopyros of Tarentum, an engineer who invents an improved type of catapult. He is quickly drafted by Dionysios into Syracuse’s war efforts against Carthage, which sets him on a series of adventures including a battle against Etruscan pirates and a kidnapping in Carthage.
The Gryphon's Skull
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 140,310. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Menedemos, the dashing young sea captain, and his cousin, the scholarly Sostratos, are back in a new adventure. As opposing forces maneuver for advantage in the eastern Mediterranean, the cousins are determined not to let circumstances stand in the way of a profitable venture…especially since they are now in possession of a rare skull purported to be from the mythical Gryphon.
Before Now and After
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,770. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The first book this author wrote, aged 15, at a free festival. An occult history, a tour de force of esoteric knowledge.
Caesar and Cleopatra: A Tale of Julius Caesar
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Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The final tale in the Tales of Julius Caesar series of stories. Caesar has journeyed to Egypt where he meets Cleopatra. The story continues until the end of Caesar's life.
Caesar's Civil War: A Tale of Julius Caesar
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Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a short story about Caesar's Civil War that began in 49 B.C. involving Julius Caesar and Pompey the Great. During the story, the two generals meet at the battle of Pharsalus in 48 B.C.
Crossing the Rubicon: A Tale of Julius Caesar
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Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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A short story about the historical decision of Julius Caesar to take his legion across the river Rubicon.