Books tagged: ancient history

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Aphrodesia
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Every two years they run a foot race in the magnificent stadium in Aphrodesia, the city of Aphrodite. Hermias, a young Greek from the faded city of Athens has set his heart on winning this race for both the personal glory for himself and the reflected glory for his city. The prize for winning the race is incidental, the glory matters the most, but the nubile beauty who is the prize!
The Masque of Tutankhamen
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,930. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Long veiled from history, King Tut was to be heir to a revolution of renaissance, nation-state, monotheism, and more, that few even to today recognize at all. He did not live long enough. Here, Fayette Jones-Ziegler pulls back the veil and makes clear that dynasty's impact in human history. She takes the reader into King Tut's tomb, and removes the mask is this masque.
Berserk Revenge
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Price: Free! Words: 66,640. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Berserk Revenge is a literary historical thriller, written in the style of authentic ancient Norse sagas. For lovers of action fiction, poetry and/or alternate history.
Minos
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You set the price! Words: 290,620. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Follow Minos and his descendants, the kings of the island of Crete, as they lead the Minoan civilization out of Neolithic times to an age of discovery, enlightenment, scientific knowledge, industrialization, and enterprise. Their saga takes them around the Mediterranean and influences surrounding civilizations. You will wonder, and will learn, why we didn't have the 20th Century 3000 years ago.
Laughter's Echo (Espionage Thriller / Mystery / Historical)
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Series: The Koniotis Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,230. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010 by Cyberworld Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Koniotis Mysteries Book One. In the early 1990's Caitlyn Spencer arrives in Mediterranean Cyprus to help excavate the Chalcolithic era site at Kaliana. Suddenly her “visions” become more vivid and real. It’s almost as if she has lived there before. Darker and more sinister than her visions--she becomes embroiled in drug trafficking and arms dealing. And she has no idea who she can trust.
Journey from Atlantis: The Perilous Adventures of a Citizen from the Lost Continent
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,730. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
The perilous adventures of the last survivor from Atlantis, filled with zany comedy, metaphysical insight, and wild adventures. Drawing from arcane material such as G.I. Gurdjieff's "Beelzebub's Tales to His Grandson", author Theodore J. Nottingham offers esoteric perspectives on the mysteries of the fabled Lemuria and the origins of the Sphinx while delighting the reader with laughter and enterta
Gilgamesh & Enkidu Litnotes Lesson Plan
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Price: $16.99 USD. Words: 9,150. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
A complete lesson plan for teachers/ home schoolers for the study of the Epic of Gilgamesh. The plan includes a retelling of a section of the epic, materials list, procedures, objectives, vocab study, character list, discussion questions with key, independent writing assignment ideas, adaptations for ESL, extensions for Gifted and talented, Honors,web resources,and printable student handouts.
Gilgamesh & Enkidu Litnotes Student Edition
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Student Edition is a supplement to Gilgamesh & Enkidu Litnotes Lesson Plan. Student edition includes objectives, the introduction, vocabulary list, character list, the selection "Gilgamesh & Enkidu" retold by KL Litnotes, discussion questions, writing assignments and resources.
Carthaginian Empire 01 - Explorer
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2010 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
The Carthaginian explorer Hanno left the Med to sail south, the mother of all storms has pushed him north. His fleet of war galleys, battered and exhausted, are pinned against a hostile shore. The shore is lined with hundreds of armed tribesmen. Only one man speaks both languages. Can Hanno make friends, allies, can he even get home? This is 470BC, this is England. Hanno doesn’t know that.
Lynne Ellison's The Green Bronze Mirror
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Price: Free! Words: 38,840. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Ancient Civilizations
Karen is playing on the beach when she finds an ancient mirror buried in the sand. She looks into it, and is transported back in time to the Roman empire. Finding herself a slave, she faces many hair-raising adventures in her struggle to return to her own time. Read author Lynne Ellison's account of how she wrote this book on her website http://www.filedby.com/author/lynne_ellison/3820272