Books tagged: nero

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Nero's Concert
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,030. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Rome has burned to the ground, and Emperor Nero orders his friend Rusticus to find proof that the Christians caused the fire. Instead Rusticus discovers three murdered senators and signs that he may be next. He also falls in love with Camilia, not knowing she is a Christian and has introduced his daughter to the secret religion. Will he be loyal to Nero or to the woman who lied to him?
The King of Central Park
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,280. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When a brilliant criminal decides to steal 3000 paintings from the Metropolitan Museum in New York, he seals off all of Central Park and turns it into a kingdom for a day. For the king, he conscripts a nerdy accountant--why? Because he's a 42-short, and that's the only size king suit they have available. Join Emerson the King and his pot-smoking mom for the most audacious comic heist of all time
Allarme al Lariano
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 59,980. Language: Italian. Published: March 31, 2010 by Area51 Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Trama incalzante da classico del thriller, scrittura veloce e quotidiana, da lingua parlata, protagonisti in cui ci si riconosce. Un’Erba moderna in cui convivono i giovani che ascoltano musica rock e vivono tra pub e pizzerie, e i personaggi della città reale che si muovono tra le sue vie e i suoi negozi.
Four Stories
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,710. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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.
The Complete Chronicle of the Emperors of Rome; Vol. 1
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,200. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010. Category: 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."
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
Chiamata radio per Nero Wolfe
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Series: I falsigialli - racconti, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: Italian. Published: December 22, 2010. Category: 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.
Footnotes in History
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,360. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Category: 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.
A Cats Tale III Apollo
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Series: A Cats Tale, Book 3. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 20,780. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The continuing adventures of the cursed cat Amun who lands in all of the corruption that is Ancient Rome.
De Wolven van Rome
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Series: De Zwarte Spiegel, book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,540. Language: Dutch. Published: March 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Ancient Civilizations
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.