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Crossroads at Isca
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,380. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Roman Britain in 2AD. Poet and musician, Faine, is attracted to the young Roman tribune, Titus Antoninus, and fights her attraction for him. Marella, her cousin, wants to dance. She is determined to use Tribune Lucius Acilius to further her ambitions. But Faine and Marella have to overcome the plans of Ceomin, their uncle, who plots to use his nieces to further his own ambitions.
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
A Spear against the Sky
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011 by Byrnie Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
What if Cartimandua, queen of the Brigantes and a powerful force in Roman-occupied Britain, had been Boudica's lover and joined her rebellion against Roman rule? Alternate history short story.
Cornelia
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 47,540. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Can First Love ever by True Love? A thrilling romance set in Roman Britain that takes the young adult reader to the passionate, turbulent and violent heart of Imperial Rome.
The Last Free Men
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,770. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In the 2nd century AD, Rome's 9th legion was sent to Hadrian's Wall in Northwest britain to quell an insurrection. They were never heard from again. Marcus is a scout for the Roman Army until he is wrongly convicted of assassination and sentenced to the lead mines. Escaping, he is recruited by the Druids to lead the Scottish tribes against Roman occupation. The Ninth was written out of history.
What's in a name By Johnnydod
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Price: Free! Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Family history
Johnny Dod Copyright Johnny Dod 2011 Published at Smashwords A look at the origins of our last names, from the most common to the almost lost.
Waters of Sul
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,480. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012 by Mushroom Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
At Aquae Sulis, Britain, 72AD, a statue of the hated Emperor Claudius is being erected. But the local people are threatening rebellion...
Seditio
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 84,430. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Drafted into the Roman army and forced to campaign in northern Britain against their will, German warriors of the Usipi tribe are driven to mutiny.
The Druid's Son
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Series: Druid's Son, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,460. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Roman armies are conquering Britain: they have destroyed the Druid sanctuaries and savagely crushed Boudicca's revolt. In these desperate days, knowing his own death is imminent, the last Archdruid of Ynys Mon engenders a son. The boy's mission: to defeat the Roman invaders and preserve his father's heritage.But can he possibly survive long enough to achieve his goal?
An Archaeological Guide to Walking Hadrian’s Wall from Bowness-on-Solway to Wallsend (West to East)
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Series: Per Lineam Valli, Book 2. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 53,550. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
This is an informative (yet informal) description of the route of Hadrian's Wall and all the remains that can still be seen. For most of the route from west to east, it follows the Hadrian's Wall National Trail Footpath, but with an important difference: where the path veers off the line of the Wall, this account stays with it and allows you to examine the remains most other walkers do not see.