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В древних Фивах
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: Russian. Published: June 12, 2014 by Boris Seaweed. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Девушка-археолог, находясь в Египте на западном берегу Нила вблизи современного Луксора (древние Фивы), решает сходить в-одиночку к развалинам храма. В результате несчастного случая у нее происходит помутнение сознания. Она впадает в транс, представляя себя реинкарнацией древнеегипетской царицы, и оказывается свидетельницей собственных похорон в Долине Цариц. Перевел с английского Boris Seaweed.
Horus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,330. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In the land of Egypt myths are born of legends. Along the Nile legends are born of great deeds. The god Horus tells the story of his deeds on earth as a man. Great deeds made him Pharaoh, goodness saw him pass through heaven to join the gods. But can his momentous feats defeat evil? In the end Horus has a solution, and his triumph leaves a legacy future pharaohs will live and breathe with.
Neanderthal Mythos
Price: Free! Words: 14,420. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(3.00 from 1 review)
What do you do when the Mist Spirits reach for you in the forest glades? How do young hunters learn to hunt? How do you stay out of trouble, to live another day? Where did The People come from? Were Neanderthals the knuckled dragging, hirsute, chest beating, embarrassing cousin of Humans or were they intelligent, forbearing survivalists? What does it take to live in a Neanderthal world?
The End of Cleo
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: British English. Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
An original rendition of the death scene of Cleopatra, presented in the form of a dialogue between the Egyptian queen and her handmaiden, Charmion. All inhibitions are scattered to the four winds as the two women unburden their souls and speak their minds before they die. As the author himself calls this piece "ghastly", you have a good idea what to expect!
Moonshine (West Country Trilogy Prequel)
Price: Free! Words: 13,200. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The short story prequel to the West Country Trilogy, a saga of smuggling, superstition and the sea.
Egerius
Price: Free! Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(2.00 from 1 review)
A story of ancient Etruria. Young Egerius is brought up by women after his father's early death; but there are secrets in his father's family, and as he grows older, he learns that he has a family he has never met, and is the heir to more than his father's slim estate... This is a chapter from 'Etruscan Blood', an epic novel of ancient Italy that will be published later this year.
Printesa Roxolana
Price: Free! Words: 6,040. Language: Romanian. Published: July 30, 2012 by Blacklight Design. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Aceasta versiune este o traducere a editiei originale publicate in limba engleza
The Maltese Codices
Series: Historical Horror. Price: Free! Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Horror » Occult
It's 146 BC and a Maltesian Sailor is swept along the southwestern shore of the Mediterranean after a rogue wave sinks his vessel, and what he finds will haunt him the rest of his life. But what is this strange tale doing in the home of a late nineteenth-century magician? And are some mysterious simply better left unsolved?
The Writer - A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In Ancient Rome, a young writer decides to publish a story that will change the world.
Stormvanger
Price: $1.69 $1.18 USD. (30% off!) Words: 10,840. Language: Dutch. Published: February 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Het is de tijd van Iulius Caesar. Waluch de Menapiër wil bard worden en reist af naar Brittannië. In de havenplaats Duinkreek wordt hij ontvoerd, mee naar zee genomen en daar belaagd door Germaanse piraten. Gelukkig is er nog een speciale gevangene aan boord: de druïde Benorix, die enkele wonderlijke kunsten beheerst...
Valentine Journals Of A Roman Vampyre Vol.1
Series: Valentine Journals Of A Roman Vampyre. Price: $1.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
These are the Journals of Roman General VALENTINO POMPEIOUS MAGNUS. Born IN ROMA ON SEPTEMBER 22, 7 BC. (Better Known now as VALENTINE) With his approval I will be publishing on a weekly basis his account of events from his time Egypt, before he became what he has become, until Present day.
Old Blind Sarah And The Village Lake Walkers
Price: Free! Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A once peaceful village comes to depend on an old blind widow who has almost been forgotten. Her survival skills are needed when her village is threatened by a bloodthirsty government. As time runs out for the divided villagers, the only remaining path of escape which appears impossible to the sighted is a death-defying trek across the not so frozen lake.
Amrapali - A Journey from Courtesan to Monk
Price: Free! Words: 7,750. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Amrapali is a renowned personality in the history of India. She was a courtesan in Vaishali, the capital of the Vajji Republic. The book attempts to uncover the geopolitical issues that even did not spare the enlightened Buddha. The 2500 year old story exposes a woman’s struggle against society and the fatal consequences that brought the world’s first republic to an end.
Valentine Journals Of A Roman Vampyre Vol.2
Series: Valentine Journals Of A Roman Vampyre. Price: $1.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 6,560. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Biographical
These are the Journals of Roman General VALENTINO POMPEIOUS MAGNUS. Born IN ROMA ON SEPTEMBER 22, 7 BC. (Better Known now as VALENTINE) With his approval I will be publishing on a weekly basis his account of events from his time Egypt, before he became what he has become, until Present day.
Valentine Journals Of A Roman Vampyre Vol.3
Series: Valentine Journals Of A Roman Vampyre. Price: $1.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
These are the Journals of Roman General VALENTINO POMPEIOUS MAGNUS. Born IN ROMA ON SEPTEMBER 22, 7 BC. (Better Known now as VALENTINE) With his approval I will be publishing on a weekly basis his account of events from his time Egypt, before he became what he has become, until Present day.
Wessex Tales: "Julia" (Story 11)
Price: Free! Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This story in the "Wessex Tales" collection—"Julia" (Story 11)—is sequel to "The Face in the Floor" (Story 10). It was Julia’s parents who commissioned their villa's magnificent mosaic floor in the previous tale; as a child, she watched the master-mosaicist lay it. As "Julia" begins, Julia is a young woman angry at life, angrier at expectations, and resisting marriage. (circa 335 CE)
The Broken Sword
Series: The Visigoth Chronicles. Price: Free! Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Northern Europe, 363 AD. A wedding feast should be a happy occasion. But treachery hides in the forest beyond...
My Year With The Gods - On The Beach
Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A forbidden beach in paradise guarded by a ferocious tiger. When tall cool blondes with legs up to their necks, who smoke sweet-smelling weed and surf with the dolphins, arrive out of the blue on a horse which speaks Greek and flies, he knows things have changed.
Pour La Gloire De L'Empire
Series: Histoires insolites et vraies, Book 29 · Histoires lyonnaises, Book 29. Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 2,500. Language: French. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Classics
Histoire vraie. Deux cents ans après J.-C. l'Empire romain entrait une nouvelle fois en turbulence. L'empereur Septime Sévère, avait voulu se débarrasser discrètement de son rival, Albinus, par le poison. Celui-ci déjoua cette fourberie et déclara aussitôt la guerre. Les deux armées se firent face près de Lugdunum et mirent la contrée à feu et à sang, pour la plus grande gloire de l'empire.
Seeds of War (the Lilboox Mahabharata Vol. 1)
Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2017 by Lilboox. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The graphic novel adaptation of the epic Mahabharata is enriched with vivid characters and colorful maps. This volume covers the origin of the Kuru and Panchala kingdoms, the early history of the Kuru Kings, and the inspiring story of the river’s son. In Kuru the rivalry between cousins takes an ugly turn, while in Panchala an enraged King seeks vengeance.