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Helen's Saga - Part II
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,940. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Helen of Troy was pursued not only by men for her beauty but also by those seeking revenge because of her instigation of the most infamous war in ancient history. Her escape from the second problem was by placing the longest distance possible between her family and those that would do them harm. Now, for the first time, you will get to see the positive sides of Helen.
De gouden jakhals
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
'Een gouden beeldje van Anubis, de jakhalsgod, de gids van de doden! Het zat duidelijk in die vaas verstopt. Dat betekent vast dat het van de overkant van de Nijl komt, uit de dodenstad. Ik snap nu wel waar Neroepe zijn rijkdom vandaan haalt.' Het meisje Neftis en de Schorpioenman Aanen nemen het in het oude Egypte op tegen een bende grafrovers onder leiding van een rijke koopman.
The last Runemaster
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,720. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Hero, Warrior, Poet, Wizard. A novel about egil Skallagrimsson, a hero of the icelandic sagas and how he changed the fate of the English speaking world, and the fate of the world. He was a real person, this follows his attempts to sway the fortunes of the kingdoms at the time, and change the fortunes of Kings. he was thought a myth until they found his body...
The Dry Lands
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Series: A Tribal Song – Tales of the Koriba, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,740. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A stone age tribe faces extinction - a young hunter sets out to save his people. Isolated by a changing climate, hemmed in by arid wasteland, a band of prehistoric humans faces extinction. Too many mouths to feed - the tribes have grown too big. They’ve hunted too fiercely, and the animals are gone. The waterholes are dry, the rains don’t come. Their world has changed, and they need a way out.
Carrhae
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Series: The Parthian Chronicles, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 221,880. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
‘Carrhae’ is the fourth and final instalment in the Parthian Chronicles, the adventures of King Pacorus of Dura, and follows on from ‘Parthian Vengeance’.
In the Shadow of Vesuvius
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,990. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Vesuvius has awakened. A Vision a year earlier showed Mira, a fifteen-year-old slave, the devastation of Herculaneum as Vesuvius’s molten centre surged down its sides to cover Herculaneum wiping out all life. To save herself and the child in her care Mira must convince the slave set to guard her, by the child's father, to let them slip away or to flee with her. But time is running fast out.
Guia de Leitura para o Livro 1 de "O Seculário de um Judeu Errante"
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Price: Free! Words: 29,490. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Um Guia de Leitura para facilitar a compreensão das crónicas do Judeu Errante, sumariando através das Linhas do Tempo os acontecimentos mais relevantes dos diferentes períodos que cada livro abrange. Da mesma forma, a grande maioria dos personagens históricos que integram cada uma das épocas são também identificados, assim como as respetivas nomenclaturas e geografias de cada era.
Imperator
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Series: Seven Sisters, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,860. Language: British English. Published: January 24, 2013 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The third and final book in the Seven Sisters trilogy. To avoid a painful execution, Crastus must take the purple, or die trying. As Emperor, with a job he didn't want he aquires a war he wanted even less. Faced with the daunting prospect of fighting at the Seven Sisters complex for one more time, Crastus has one more challenge. This time, it's personal! This time, they know he's coming!
Reading Companion to Book 1 of The Seculary of a Wandering Jew
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Price: Free! Words: 41,330. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This is a Guide to Book 1 of The Seculary of a Wandering Jew. It facilitates the reading by providing a general timeline of the epoch and provides in-depth information on the Characters, Geographies and Nomenclatures of the period.
Cleopatra's Heir
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,190. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Isis gave birth to a little girl. She started having visions. One of Isis' friends tries to help by taking her to someone that knows more about it. She is kidnapped & flown to another country only to have to find out she is the only living descendant of Cleopatra The Queen of the Nile. By finding out that she is, she is forced to protect the treasures of Cleopatra and they have to stay the way ...
Down From His Glory
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,800. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Romance
He had everything a man could want, except true love. Young King Solomon dresses as a commoner and travels the kingdom in search of a maiden to be his queen. Enter the peasant girl. She does not know the handsome stranger who has been visiting her vineyard is actually the King! Does he tell her? That depends. Will she love him for who he is? Magical! See "solomonsbride.com" for reviews.
The Stonehenge Scrolls
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 50,150. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Ancient scrolls reveal the secrets of Stonehenge and an archaeologist blogs about their meaning in this compelling first novel.
Wessex Tales: "Julia" (Story 11)
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Price: Free! Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This story in the "Wessex Tales" collection—"Julia" (Story 11)—is sequel to "The Face in the Floor" (Story 10). It was Julia’s parents who commissioned their villa's magnificent mosaic floor in the previous tale; as a child, she watched the master-mosaicist lay it. As "Julia" begins, Julia is a young woman angry at life, angrier at expectations, and resisting marriage. (circa 335 CE)
Camelthorn Giants: Explore
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Price: Free! Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013 by Kameeldoring Boeke. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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This is a historic novel about Coenraad de Buys and his quest to find the African cities of gold.
Ghost Walkers of the Western Desert
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,680. Language: American English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
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What happens when a lost remnant of the ancient Egyptians rescues a downed pilot? What treasures and adventures are revealed? Duty demands a return to base to face the music for losing his aircraft. Maybe Maat does not exist - but it could. Come see what it might reveal if we ever find Pharaoh's lost colony. And see how Divine Providence can make something good out of what was intended to be evil
Wessex Tales: "The Face in the Floor" (Story 10)
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Price: Free! Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The earliest known mosaic floor to depict Christ was laid in a remote Roman villa in Dorset around 325 CE. (Discovered under meadow grass in 1963 it was moved to the British Museum.) The larger end of this mosaic measures 17 feet by 15, the smaller end, 16½ feet by 8. Why lay this magnificent floor in rustic Dorset? “The Face in the Floor" gives the origins of this floor an imaginative history.
Wessex Tales: "In the land of the great stone rings" (Story 5)
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Price: Free! Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Turig, a Bronze Age farmer, tells his grandson how he had been drafted for labor service decades before. The work was long and dangerous but his supervisor’s flirtatious daughter presented the larger threat. Two years later, Turig helped lift the last sarsen stone onto a structure we know as Stonehenge. [PS: New research revises this date by a full millennium, from 3,600 to 4,600 years ago.]
Wessex Tales: "The Infant and the Hare" (Story 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
“The Infant and the Hare” is the first, earliest story in Fripp’s new collection, “Wessex Tales: eight thousand years in the life of an English village.” Stone Age hunters make camp on Okeford Hill. As dawn breaks the men go hunting while a woman gives birth. And the end? In an age when human beliefs were much different than ours, the end is mystical.
Under the Shadow of the Moon
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Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 106,120. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013 by Brooks-Goding Publications. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Book Two The story of Cleopatra Selene continues.Cleopatra Selene was the daughter of the last pharaoh of Egypt, the legendary Cleopatra VII. She and her siblings have been torn away from their homeland after the brutal deaths of their parents.Cleopatra Selene fights desperately to bring her mother in the good light after the Romans depicted her as a harlot.Will She find justice and restore order
Legacy of the Moon
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Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 80,440. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013 by Brooks-Goding Publications. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Book One The Story of Cleopatra Selene Cleopatra Selene was the daughter of the last pharaoh of Egypt, the legendary Cleopatra VII. She and her siblings have been torn away from their homeland after the brutal deaths of their parents. Cleopatra Selene fights desperately to bring her mother in the good light after the Romans depicted her as a harlot. Will She find justice and restore order?