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Crime Against the Goddess
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Price: Free! Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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The Great Library of Alexandria, 246 BC. To save the greatest city in the world, the royal astronomer must solve a very unusual crime. An illustrated short historical mystery, based on historical figures and actual events.
The Emperor Germanicus
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Series: Novelettes, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Germanicus was groomed to be the leader of the Roman Empire but he died young. Far in the future, Marcus Geni, like many others, believed Germanicus could have and should have become emperor. He believed it so strongly he stole a time machine and made it happen. Sort of. He inserted himself into Germanicus's timeline and made himself emperor, which wasn't quite the same thing.
Medusa
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Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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Gorgons are not born. They are made.
A Gladiator's Dilemma
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Price: Free! Words: 10,240. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Eric and Zing are two young Carthaginian soldiers captured during the second Punic War. How long can they hang on as the strength of their friendship is tested again and again in the Roman Coliseum?
Caesar and Cleopatra: A Tale of Julius Caesar
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Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The final tale in the Tales of Julius Caesar series of stories. Caesar has journeyed to Egypt where he meets Cleopatra. The story continues until the end of Caesar's life.
Interloper's Folly
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Price: Free! Words: 8,620. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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As the Roman legions begin their withdrawal from Britannia, one of the few remaining front line garrisons at Gariannonum awaits evacuation while holding off a ferocious Saxon attack. Will a Roman fleet arrive in time to save their brothers’ lives, or are they fated to die in a backwater province so far from home – mere footnotes of a doomed empire that has entered its twilight years?
The Tale of the Tides
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Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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The sea may play upon distant shores so long as it obeys its master's commands.
Caesar's Civil War: A Tale of Julius Caesar
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Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a short story about Caesar's Civil War that began in 49 B.C. involving Julius Caesar and Pompey the Great. During the story, the two generals meet at the battle of Pharsalus in 48 B.C.
格斗士的抉择
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Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
怀着建功立业和探索冒险的理想,埃里克和他的朋友们加入了战无不胜的迦太基军队。不幸的是,战局发生了统帅汉尼拔都没预料的逆转,埃里克和朋友们落到了罗马人的手里,并被逼迫走上血腥的格斗士不归之路。前方等待埃里克的是什么?埃里克能够在朋友的帮助下活下来么?
The Seven Sorrows of Mary
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Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The angel had promised her that her son would become ruler in Judea . . . but instead he became a traveling preacher. Now she feared that she was losing his love. This is a portrayal of the most famous mother and son relationship in history in a new but all too familiar light.
Crossing the Rubicon: A Tale of Julius Caesar
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Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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A short story about the historical decision of Julius Caesar to take his legion across the river Rubicon.
Encounter on the Caelian Hill
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Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The gladiators of General Marius' revolutionary army run rampant through the streets of Rome, slaughtering the supporters of Sulla. Is this the end of the reign of law and order, or will one of the rebels put a stop to the bloodshed?
Before Atlantis
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Price: $1.88 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story of the time before Atlantis, the foundation of civilization in the Isle of Olympia in the Atlantic.
The Curse of Troy: Helen's Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
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Helen of Troy! The most beautiful woman in the world. Her face launched a thousand ships. Betrayal, greed and power unfold in this compelling Greek tragedy.
The Killing Sands
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Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Deep in the labyrinth that snakes under the Colosseum, a Thracian gladiator waits for the chance to write his fate into the sands.
The Assassins
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Emperor Domitian hates Christians. He isn't too fond of philosophers either. The Assassins will cut anyone's throat for a few pieces of gold, so that's no problem. The popular Heron of Alexandria is brash and outspoken. In addition to teaching school and building an aeolipile, history's first reaction motor, he has some other surprising skills.
The Honour of Rome
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: British English. Published: July 18, 2012 by Alt Hist Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
For Flavius there is only one way to return honour to his family name: glorious deeds done in battle and his own death. The Roman army in Macedonia is on the verge of a great victory that will finally give it control of Greece. But for Flavius the battle is a chance to win his name respect. 'The Honour of Rome' is an Historical Fiction short story. Also includes a free bonus short story: Chivalry
Boxed in a Curse
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,040. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
She was created by the gods as a gift to humanity. Then there was the urn. Pandora, the first woman on Earth, was endowed with many gifts: beauty, intelligence, domesticity, and curiosity. She was at once lover, sympathiser and nurturer.
The Names of Slaves
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012 by Blue Shark Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The rules for slaves are simple: keep your head down and train hard, for it is only training that can save you in the Coliseum. All this Thrace knows. But he forgets it when a young slave's cry rouses him. The boy has found a body--and a mystery. A mystery is a dangerous thing, as treacherous and lethal as any opponent a man might face in the Coliseum. Thrace should turn away. But he can't.
Hooks to Hang Memories From (Draft)
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Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
This is inspired from Frances Yates' books Theatre of the World and The Art of Memory, and also from the writing of Luis Borges.