Books tagged: roman history

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The Pict
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,690. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In this richly detailed historical novel, the Pictish tribes of Scotland unite under the indomitable spirit of one man to stand firm in the face of Roman aggression.
Luciano di Samosata. Autobiografia non autorizzata
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Price: Free! Words: 4,970. Language: Italian. Published: March 16, 2010 by Area51 Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
“Scrivo dunque di cose che non vidi, non mi capitarono, non seppi da nessuno, e che per di più non esistono affatto, né a priori possono accadere. Chi si trovi a leggerle, non ci deve assolutamente credere.” (Luciano di Samosata, Storia vera) La storia vera di un uomo che ha fatto della sua immaginazione l'unica realtà.
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
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.
Women History Forgot
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 60,790. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Powerful women in world History? You bet. Rulers, scientists, fighters....they are here and most are unknown. Forgotten and they should not be!
Images of the Good Estate: Political Legitimacy in Fourteenth-Century Rome Under Cola Di Rienzo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,190. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
It is 1347 and Rome is in turmoil. Aristocratic families battle in the streets and the common people suffer. Who can restore justice and order? Cola Di Rienzo, a common clerk with knowledge of what Rome once was and what she could once again become steps forward to rule Rome. Against all odds Cola Di Rienzo succeeds in bringing peace and prosperity to Rome but on the wings of heretical angels.
The Italian Pearl & The Irish Peasant
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,670. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
This is a story taken from the lineage of the O'Malley family in "The Secrets of Nine Irish Sons". Around 300 B.C., a handsome Roman general, nephew of the reigning Caesar, is sent off to battle pirates and bring home treasure for the glory of Rome.
Caledonii: Birth of a Nation. (Part Three; The Coming of Age)
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Series: Caledonii: Birth of a Nation, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,530. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
The year is 75 AD. The druids attempt to unite the clans failed last year. To aid the chief’s sons plot to unite the clans, Calach travels to the southern fortress of Bar’ton. Intent on keeping the plan from the druids, Calach’s younger brother Uwan’s own druid training has become more rigorous. Calach must be patient if he wants the plan to succeed. The fate of the Norlands depends on it.
Julius Caesar In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,400. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Julius Caesar has been helmed one of the greatest tragedies of all times--it has it all! Love! Conspiracy! Murder! Betrayal! And if you just don't understand it, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of Julius Caesar.
Domitlla and the Goddess
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,140. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011 by E-Books Publisher. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
In the late first century A.D. at the port of Ostia near Rome, a young lad, Ixus, works on the docks. He lives on his wits and learns about death the hard way. By chance he obtains employment at the Emperor's menagerie, where beasts are held before being taken to the Colosseum.