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The Fortune of Carthage
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,890. Language: British English. Published: January 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
207 BC. Rome and Carthage have been at war for eleven years. Rome has endured the unendurable but as the pulse of the nation beats low, a new call arises that fills every Roman heart with foreboding. Hasdrubal, son of Hamilcar has crossed the Alps and is intent on joining his brother, Hannibal and deciding the greatest war of the classical age once and for all.
The Shield of Rome
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,890. Language: British English. Published: January 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
216 BC. After the disastrous battle of Cannae it seems inevitable that the proud Roman republic will fall. In Rome only one man, Quintus Fabius Maximus seems to have the strength to guide the panic stricken city through the crisis. His heroic spirit rallies his countrymen and a divided Senate but his life is put in danger when a ruthless assassin arrives in Rome with orders to kill Fabius.
Hibernia (Book 2 of The Veteran of Rome Series)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,530. Language: British English. Published: January 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
AD 86. In the burgeoning Roman settlement of Londinium, Corbulo, retired veteran of twenty five years service in the Twentieth Legion, has become a successful small businessman and built a new life for himself and his family. But when his closest friend and fellow veteran of the Twentieth goes missing Corbulo is drawn into a web of conspiracy and danger that turns him into a wanted man.
Caledonia (Book 1 of The Veteran of Rome Series)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,770. Language: British English. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
83 AD. In the aftermath of the battle of Mons Graupius, Corbulo, retired veteran of the Twentieth Legion sets out to search for his missing son in the trackless wastes of Caledonia. Hunted by fierce Barbarian warriors and a gang of mercenaries Corbulo must use all his wits, courage and experience to find and bring back his estranged son.
The Augur
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Price: Free! Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Nothing in Rome can be done without an augury. A magistrate is elected, a law is made, a marriage is arranged; the augur reads the signs in the heavens - the flight of birds, or the roar of thunder. It is, in many ways, a formality; but sometimes the gods seem to speak more directly, and a man's sanity could easily be threatened.
Romans versus Corinthians
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
An outrageous look at a crucial moment in history as the author brings you another of his hilarious short play romps through time. Join Julius Caesar as he meets the Corinthians in an epic moment you will never forget! Ten minute playwriting at its finest.
The Sacred Land
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 143,060. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Menedemos, the young dashing sea captain, and his helper (and cousin) the scholarly Sostratos, are back in their third adventure. This time around the two cousins end up in the Sacred Land, Jerusalem, where they encounter a strange religion. As always, trouble follows them and they must once again use their quick wits to survive and, hopefully, make a profit from their long journey.
Phae and the Sun Chariot (Book 1 of the Phae Trilogy)
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Price: Free! Words: 18,390. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Meet Phae, the son of Helios, God of the Sun. Join the godling on an epic adventure that will see readers gasp at the wonders of Helios' kingdom, all the way to the top of Mount Olympus to the dregs of the Underworld. Phae had crached the Sun Chariot and has to find a way to reverse his mistake. Before the world burns under the merciless wrath of the Sun.
Caledonii: Birth of a Celtic Nation. 5. A Druid's Work
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,500. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Caledonia, 83AD. As the Romans press their advantage in Scotland, Calach of the Caledonii clan must ready his forces for the Roman invasion of the highlands. His brother Uwan, a young druid has a plan to end the war with little bloodshed, and must embark on a dangerous voyage to the heart of Rome itself. Between the two, they hold the very future of their country in their hands.
Marius' Mules VII: The Great Revolt
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 195,870. Language: British English. Published: October 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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The pieces are in place. After months of clandestine organisation, Vercingetorix, backed by the druids and leading an army of rebellious tribes, is ready to make his first moves towards independence for his people and the annihilation of Rome's presence in Gaul. Fronto and his friends are heading for a clash of armies the likes of which the north has never seen... at Alesia
The Regent
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,700. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Galla Placidia, exiled sister of the Roman Emperor, is determined to put her young son on the Western throne. She is aided by the barbarian Aspar - who loves her but is tormented by his own dark secret - and opposed by her cousin and the ruthless General Aetius. As events move to a stirring climax, Galla must choose between her fierce ambition for her son and a life with the man she loves.
Goddess of Alexandria (Alexandrian Saga #7)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,910. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The oldest mystery of the ancient world—one sought by kings and scholars alike—remains the secret of immortality. Goddess is the epic conclusion to the Alexandrian Saga.
Savior in Time
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,830. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
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Dr. Warner is sent back to the past, this time to ancient Rome. He learns of a destiny that even he could never have imagined.
The Judgment of Paris
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Price: Free! Words: 16,460. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Euphorion, son of Aeschylus, will stop at nothing to outshine his father's glory in theater. Even if it means cheating!
Lovernios: 'The Lindow Man'
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,820. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Using fact, studied over a period of a year, carefully interwoven with fiction, the fascinating and often tragic life of Lovernios moves from his most auspicious birth and childhood, to his life as a Druid, the lives of various Caesars and their attempted Roman invasions, culminating in the untimely ‘triple’ death of Lovernios as a Supreme Sacrifice.
The Gladiator's Girl
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Orphaned and enslaved, kept for the pleasure of Rome's fiercest warriors, Celeste will soon learn that not every gladiator is a beast--and love can indeed set one free.
Companions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 179,950. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This, the fifth volume in the ‘Parthian Chronicles’ series, is set in the time between ‘Parthian Dawn’ and ‘Parthian Vengeance’. It tells the story of Pacorus and a band of companions who embark on a mission to rescue one who was left behind in Italy after the Spartacus slave revolt. The quest will lead them to the city of Ephesus where gladiatorial games are being held.
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.
AD29
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,490. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The Emperor Tiberius needs to increase revenue. He decides to increase the tribute paid by the provinces. One, Judea, is a problem. He sends Publius to engineer a situation which will force the local government, the Sanhedrin, to comply. This is Publius' solution.
A Warrior's Death, Stories from Antiquity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014 by Quintessence Publications Ltd. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
For Centuries Roman Legions fought German Barbarian tribes in Gaul. This is a story from the second cohort of the Fifth Legion. Three young men joined the Roman Army and managed to remain in the same cohort for six years. Today they have a crisis as an ambush by the Germans takes them by surprise. Another Ancient World short from A J Burton.