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Peter and Paul
Series: Historical Fiction, Book 2. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 85,940. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012 by Inhousepress. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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Peter and Paul is a natural sequel to my historical novel Yeshûa—Personal Memoir of the Missing Years of Jesus. The two journeys, which Peter and Paul took, illustrate the contrasting views of the essence of the scriptural teaching, each necessary for the fulfillment of its intent. The lives of the two apostles show that there are many ways to the Kingdom of Heaven.
The Doge and other stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
"...If history was made by the victims / it would be / a time made by minutes / of incessant and springing up ants / yet one by an intent to be..." so the great poet Alfonso Gatto wrote. History is made by so many little men and gestures. In "The Doge and other stories" they are gathered some little gestures that have changed the course of the history, extraordinary stories seen in their humanity.
James the Brother of Jesus and the Dead Sea Scrolls I: The Historical James, Paul the Enemy, and Jesus' Brothers as Apostles
In this new series of books: James the Brother of Jesus and the Dead Sea Scrolls I, renowned biblical scholar Robert Eisenman revisits James the brother of Jesus connecting him, not only to the Leadership of Early Christianity in Palestine, but to the Dead Sea Scrolls in Palestine too. In a reader-friendly format, this edition compresses the results of his several previous works.
De Wolven van Rome
Series: De Zwarte Spiegel, book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,540. Language: Dutch. Published: March 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Ancient Civilizations, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Als Mark en Wendy een vreemde man achtervolgen, vallen ze dwars door een tijdspiegel. Die brengt hen in de tijd van de Romeinen. Alleen door een tweede spiegel kunnen ze terugkeren. Die bevindt zich echter in het paleis van keizer Nero, de gevaarlijkste man van Rome. Dat een weerwolf Mark en Wendy volgt, maakt de zaak niet eenvoudiger.
A Cats Tale III Apollo
Series: A Cats Tale, Book 3. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 20,780. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
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The continuing adventures of the cursed cat Amun who lands in all of the corruption that is Ancient Rome.
Footnotes in History
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,350. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
Some events in history are so obscured by legend that hardly anybody knows how things really happened. Some legends are self-perpetuating and facts get ignored by certain authors or are unknown to them. In chronicling history, it appears to be sufficient to parrot what somebody else said to the point that the truth just appears as footnotes.
Chiamata radio per Nero Wolfe
Series: I falsigialli - racconti, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: Italian. Published: December 22, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Un'avventura del celebre investigatore, a imitazione di Rex Stout. C'è un delitto tradizionale, ma l'arma è decisamente insolita.
Lynne Ellison's The Green Bronze Mirror
Price: Free! Words: 38,840. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Ancient Civilizations, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
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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
The Complete Chronicle of the Emperors of Rome; Vol. 1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,200. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Few books before have explored the exploits and notorious antics of Rome's imperial dynasties in such readable detail—a record of the often brutal but fascinating lives of the ancient world's most powerful rulers. This eBook edition of the praised 2005 hardback has web-links to illustrations, genealogy and maps. Vol.1: from Augustus to Carinus (63 BC–AD 285. "A joyride of a read."
Four Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,860. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2010 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
First published in 1998, Four Stories is the first short story collection written by Marcus McGee, a favorite for readers who appreciate the author's twisted humor. The stories are loosely autobiographical and center on issues involving family life. Yet they illustrate how political family life can become at times.