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Aeneis Liber Sextus
By Dirk Bontes
Price: $3.27 USD. Words: 28,660. Language: Dutch. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Aeneas, de zoon van de godin Aphrodite, was één van de weinige stervelingen die het dodenrijk bezocht en ervan terugkeerde. Aeneas' reis naar de Onderwereld werd beschreven door Vergilius. Dit boek is een vertaling uit het Latijn van die fascinerende reis. Het bevat tevens vele verrassende commentaren en interpretaties en korte taalkundige analyses van de betekenis van de gebruikte namen.
Warmachines of Alexandria (Alexandrian Saga #4)
By Thomas Carpenter
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,770. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
The Alexandrians must contend with an enraged Roman Empire intent on destroying the technologically advanced upstart. While Agog takes his army of steam chariots north, Heron must investigate rumors of ancient weapons thought too destructive for the battlefield. As they speed towards conflict with the undefeated Roman Legion, the Alexandrian side must make a demanding sacrifice to survive.
Marius' Mules VI: Caesar's Vow
By S.J.A. Turney
Series: Marius' Mules, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 161,860. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
It is the eve of destruction. Gaul seethes and bucks more than ever in revolt against the Roman invader just as Rome similarly begins to show its cracks. Caesar has made a vow to men and Gods alike to end the life of Ambiorix, and naught will stand in the way of that vow's completion - not Gaul, nor Roman, nor reason itself. Can Fronto halt the destruction of the Belgae and fulfill Caesar's vow?
Return of the Star Ancestors, Volume One
By Margaret Treis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,650. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014 by Ink Smith Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
What if we had friends in very high places? What if we’ve always had them? Eons ago, starfaring Osirians genetically seeded a mammal on this planet. Later, they created great civilizations among the humans who evolved from it. One was Atlantis.
The Shaman's Song
By Evans Bissonette
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,270. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The first book of the Ice Age trilogies, The Shaman's Song is the story of a young (less than 15) Native American girl's struggles to survive the challenges facing her. Can she survive being beaten, kidnapped, falling into a glacial crevasse. She is quick-witted but can she outsmart those that wish to enslave her?
The Disciple Scroll
By Allan Rabinowitz
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,910. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
As the Babylonian empire threatened to conquer ancient Jerusalem, the Hebrew prophet Jeremiah exhorted and beseeched it's people to follow their moral mission. Into a scroll written for his grandson, fifty years after Jeremiah’s death, Baruch unburdens his heart about his entangled ties with the prophet, recalling a vanished world of teeming Jerusalem alleys and markets.
Sinai
By William Smethurst
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 142,640. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013 by December House. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
How can a fresh corpse in a Cairo morgue be 3,500 years old? From the Egypt of The Exodus, to an Egypt falling under an Islamic revolution Sinai is a timeslip thriller for our time.
Legionary: Land of the Sacred Fire (Legionary 3)
By Gordon Doherty
Series: Legionary, Book 3. Price: $3.31 USD. Words: 120,850. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The empire is on its knees, but a last hope lies beyond the eastern frontier . . .
Scythian Trilogy Book 1: Lion of Scythia
By Max Overton
Series: Scythian Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,450. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Alexander the Great has conquered the Persian Empire and is marching eastward to India. In his wake he leaves small groups of soldiers to govern great tracts of land and diverse peoples. Nikometros is a young cavalry captain left behind in the lands of the fierce nomadic Scythian horsemen. Captured after an ambush, he must fight for his life and the lives of his surviving men.
Bonesetter
By Laurence Dahners
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,610. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A "historical fiction" or prehistory account of a boy in a primitive society who learns to "set bones" for others who are injured. In the way of Jean Auel's heroine Ayla, he discovers other primitive technologies including snares and the smoking of meat. His mastery of these skills gradually elevates his position in his society from despised and downtrodden to respected and admired.
The Arm of God
By Jack Cavanaugh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,390. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A Novel Set in the Days of Samson - Israelite warrior Eri ben Helek prays for a Deliverer, a champion to throw off the oppressive yoke of the Philistine empire. God sends him a lusty, undisciplined boy named Samson who thrusts the tiny village of Zorah into an epic underdog battle for their very existence.
The Crypts of Eden
By Rick Jones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,370. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012 by Hive Collective. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A temple created 14,000 years ago believed to have been created by lost technology is quickly determined by archaeologists to be the centerpiece of Eden - the cradle of mankind. But what if it is not the Paradise all believe, but held dark secrets and unholy terrors. The journey for mankind's truth may be its unraveling.
The Gold Buddhas
By Glenn Boda
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,390. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Gold Buddhas is a historical novel based on Cambodia’s ancient history. You will be transported to dangerous jungles and age-old temples. You are on a treasure hunt looking for a gold Buddha weighing more than four tons of solid gold. Join the hunt, but be aware others are looking -- they are more than capable of murder or torture. Solve the riddles, the reward will be great.
Mythological Juggernaut
By Sukhdev Bhatia
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 53,930. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Mythological Juggernaut, takes you through 7000 years of human existence and tries to analyze the mythical stories existing in every community and explains in a logical and lucid manner the possible factors and reasons for development of these religious myths, as these are effecting every human whether through traditions or as a religious phenomenon. A must read for all modern minds
Down From His Glory
By Mark Aho
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,800. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Romance
He had everything a man could want, except true love. Young King Solomon dresses as a commoner and travels the kingdom in search of a maiden to be his queen. Enter the peasant girl. She does not know the handsome stranger who has been visiting her vineyard is actually the King! Does he tell her? That depends. Will she love him for who he is? Magical! See "solomonsbride.com" for reviews.
Marius' Mules: Prelude to War
By S.J.A. Turney
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 29,570. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It is the winter of 53/52BC and while Caesar struggles with the chaos of a failing republic and recruits troops in Aquileia, Gaul's freedom fighters emerge, with a desire for Roman blood. This collection of three tales presents a sequence of events that takes place in the winter between Marius' Mules books six and seven.
The Thera Judgment
By Eric Kirchner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 112,970. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A Bronze Age Greek island explodes, ruining the plans of kings and lovers. Following the simultaneous discovery of Egyptian and Minoan sources, an archaelogist pieces together an exciting tale centering around the ancient eruption of Thera.
The Only Good Roman Returns
By Christine Elaine Black
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,710. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Part 2 in The Only Good Roman - The Story of Lia and Darius Is the love between Lia and Darius strong enough to withstand the ultimate test? Find out in The Only Good Roman Returns. (Recommended after reading Part 1)
Pharaoh's Midwives A Retelling of the Nurse Midwives in Exodus
By Mark Darby
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,960. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Exodus calls them Puah and Shipporah. Both are proud Egyptians who are also the reluctant midwives to the Apiru, the disgusting underclass of Egypt. Yet, when a given a command to commit genocide, Puah and Shipporah side with the Apiru . Pharaoh's Midwives is a story of their personal transformation from passive Egyptian aristocrats to heroic leaders of a new people.
The Scroll
By Miriam Feinberg
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,040. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Scroll draws from a real archaeological find – the divorce document of a woman named Miriam, issued at Masada. The tale spans three generations, beginning on Masada’s final, horrific day. It characters must choose between nation and family, and finally, between life and death. Will Miriam’s descendants learn the lessons of her life, or will enemies - within and without - rob it from them?