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Sacred Geometry and Numerology
You set the price! Words: 60. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
This small e-Document covers topics such as: what is Sacred Geometry. how it works, general layout of sample geometric shapes, squaring the circle, the two primary numbers in numerology, the summation(so-called Fibonacci) Series, irrational numbers, the pentagon, the (whirling squares)spirals, examples of sacred geometry in Egyptian artwork, and the harmonic design elements.
Egyptian Musical Instruments,
You set the price! Words: 19,960. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Musical instruments, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
This book presents the major Ancient Egyptian musical instruments, their ranges, and playing techniques.
Imperial Policy and the Integration of Gaul into the Roman Empire - Roman Legions Conquered Tribes, Military Foundation, Political Inclusiveness and Roman Tolerance, Economic Benefits of Empire
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,040. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Military
Unusual among the great states of antiquity, Rome managed to integrate many of the people it conquered into the very fabric of its society. Rome won and maintained loyalties by expertly leveraging a combination of what is today called hard and soft power. Undeniably important to the overall outcome were the military garrisons that enforced the writ of the state.
The Story of Cleopatra
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Cleopatra’s rule of more than two decades involved ruthless power struggles with her siblings and alliances and affairs with the likes of Julius Caesar and Mark Anthony. It was her life that inspired the very famous play written by Shakespeare, Anthony and Cleopatra.This book is an attempt to look at her life right from her birth until the day she took her own life.
Pyramid Treasure
You set the price! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Tomb raiders of the world unite! A hoe-down in Egypt tonight, for tomorrow we dig at first light. Are those wily Egyptian architects still fooling us after all these years? I think, yes. There is treasure at Giza waiting to be found. It is either high or low and not where we supposed. A few suggestions offered here and how to proceed.
Agricola
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,720. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016 by MJpublishinghouse. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Latin
The book Agricola by Tacitus, with Latin-English facing-page translation.
Chariot of Knowledge: The Lost History of the Ancient Olympic Games
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,900. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016 by Sandra Rato. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
“Chariot of Knowledge” finally reveals the long-hidden story of the wider traditions that the Ancient Olympics were just one part of. Based on years of research into ancient sporting events and European mythology, it connects the famous games to a nigh-universal set of mystical beliefs that reach all the way back to the roots of Indo-European civilisation.
Summary Mary Beard’s SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
This is Roman history roughly from its mythological dawning about 753 BC to the time when free adult males within the Roman Empire were declared by Emperor Caracalla as citizens of Rome in 212 CE.
Mądrzy starożytni
Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: Polish. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Tekst popularyzatorski; przywołanie paru faktów, ukazujących starożytnych nie tylko jako mądrych ludzi, ale także, jak się wydaje, jako ludzi bardziej otwartych na „odbiegające od zdrowego rozsądku” koncepcje świata niż ludzie dzisiejsi.
A Look at Ancient Egypt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
In this guide, we will try to give you a peep into the many myths of ancient Egypt. We will talk about the Gods and Goddesses. We will take a look at the lives of some of the pharaohs and queens of ancient Egypt. Of course, we will take a look at some of the most popular myths as well. So, let’s go back in history and into the world of ancient Egypt.
Pop-Cultures Guide to Ascension; Vol I “The Quickie” Hidden History, Modern Thought & Spirituality
Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 15,830. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A quick “Jolt” of below the surface, esoteric information for the Pop Culture Generation that’s too consumed with everyday life, to notice what’s REALLY happening in it. This book attempts to change the channel and break the monotony of the celebrity driven, reality show obsessed, ultra-consumerism, social networking society, and question what you’ve been told to be true.
Los secretos de una diosa
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: Spanish. Published: September 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Su esposo creyó que la había dejado de amar, pero cuando ya no la tuvo con el fue que noto cuanto la amaba. y que lo que sentía por esa otra joven no era mas que un espejismo creado por su confundida mente... ya era tarde, la había perdido y solo de recuerdos podía vivir el resto de la vida.
A “Guerra da África” de Júlio César
Price: Free! Words: 21,170. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Translation of Julius Caesar's "Bellum Africum" to Portuguese.
Aspecte ale integrării cultural-politice a provinciei Dacia în lumea Romană
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,560. Language: Romanian. Published: April 29, 2015 by EdDigitala. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Reference
În prezent, ultimele cercetări legate de poziția Daciei romane în geopolitica Antichității clasice tind să accentueze rolul acesteia din punct de vedere al procesului de romanizare-integrare în dauna celui militar și, mai ales, a celui material, atât de vehiculat în istoriografia de dinainte de 1989.
Germania
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,880. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015 by MJpublishinghouse. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Latin
The book Germania by Tacitus, with Latin-English facing-page translation.
Constantine: The Emperor of Tolerance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,870. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Many historians in the past have seen Constantine as a secret pagan who used Christianity as a political device or a God-sent Emperor who converted a whole nation to Christianity. Since Constantine's personal beliefs allowed for both paganism and Christianity, he created an Empire of tolerance or a religiously neutral realm (as far as what you wanted to believe).
Stories from Herodotus
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 15,480. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 24, 2014 by Claret. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Ancient
Retold by Lorna Oakes for children of all ages. Herodotus was a keen traveller who went all over the Ancient World and wrote about what he saw and heard creating the first history book. The blockbuster movie, 300, about King Leonidas, is from his work and his stories are timeless. Appropriate retelling for Key Stage 2.
AUXILLAE: Vol. 2
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,740. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
The first complete collection of all the known, non-legionary, units of the Roman Army in 100 years. This volume contains the histories of Cavalry regiments and Naval squadrons and fleets. Included is reference guide to Roman cities with their modern names and the Bibliography for both volumes.
Playing God: Pompey's Blueprint, Augustus's Holiness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,280. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Augustus Caesar played god, and though he may have been the best at it, he copied its usage; its source is one that history has never touched upon.
Historical Importance of Orion and Taurus to the Ancients
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,810. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
The start dates of our common male ancestor, the advent of civilization, the Egyptian king lists and the dates of creation myths from many cultures are similar. Is this just a coincidence? From the beginning man was enamoured with a certain region of the sky. Many clues point towards a star in that region. This book explores the path taken by the ancients and the evidence left of their origin.