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Daughters of Qora: The Legend of Sophia
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,100. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Long ago, a mysterious jewel crashed to the desert world of Qora. According to legend, the jewel is the living heart of Sophia, the rain goddess, who promises to be reborn as a human in order to reclaim what she has lost. Princess Kalkuro is unaware the goddess lives inside her. When she is kidnapped by a mysterious stranger, she is swept away on a treasure hunt that will reveal her true powers.
Eccentric Explorers
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 132,990. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Eccentric Explorers was Winner of the Biography category at the 2009 Indie Excellence Book Awards, California, USA. In this extensively researched book, the rich culture and history of Tibet are viewed through a rather special lens--through the eyes of ten wild and wacky adventurers, each bent on unlocking the strange riddles and secrets of Tibet.
New Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When disease struck Serel's new settlement, it feared that its clan head would force them to resume their punishing nomadic life. That's when it heard tales of a madwoman in the hills... a madwoman with healing skills. But can this rebel female truly help them? And if she can, will the rest of the clan choose to triumph over the prejudices that would cause them to spurn her help?
The Achievements and the Days Book III. The Christian Enigma
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,710. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Essay » Political
Book III, The Christian Enigma, describes the rise of the Christian faith within the Roman Empire.It was an improbable event, which succeeded because it was backed by the highest authority of the Empire and because the religion itself had been adopted by the barbars who had conquered the empire.
Amgalant One: The Old Ideal
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Series: Amgalant (original), Book 1. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 210,690. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Temujin comes into the world on the day the Mongols suffer a catastrophic defeat in battle. He isn't the hero type, but he has expectations to live up to, and he has a cause: freedom for his way of life, unity against China, where a nomad is an animal.
Me and Atrocity (Amgalant #3)
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Series: Amgalant, Book 3. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 81,740. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
‘Jamuqa had witnessed, aged fifteen, his tribe strung up on trees. Perhaps you have to go one further.’ Jamuqa is mad, and commits an atrocity in challenge of Temujin.
Seize the Day
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Price: Free! Words: 168,300. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Marcus, a young Roman legionnaire, is condemned to the galleys by corrupt officials. With his friend he escapes, and they flee through the ancient world, seeking shelter among nomads living in the borderlands of the Empire in path of a barbarian incursion. Among the horse people Marcus has to adapt to a new way of life and fight for his love.
How Blended are Dust and Fire
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,930. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
At the far reaches of the Galaxy, the Dhervina come together for the Tanaiste, a gathering in the sacred valley at the center of the world. Geraint was born a dhavara in a family of normal sized people. Most consider him bad luck. Others believe he is their savior. This summer of the Tanaiste, Geraint has to find his way through the maelstrom of dreams and fear to discover his place in the world.
MARCH OF THE SCYTHIANS: FROM SARGON II TO THE FALL OF NINEVEH
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,430. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
The Assyrian-Scythian wars.
Cattle Nomads Of The Indian Desert
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Price: Free! Words: 37,470. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
About nomads in Rajasthan who have grazed cattle on a large scale since early history. With a pastoral culture from the west in Asia, that partly differed from the culture of the settled Hindus of the Indian subcontinent. Tan Dan's forefathers were a part of that nomadic culture, to which also ox caravan traders belonged and small groups with other professions.