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14 Fun Facts About the Lighthouse of Alexandria
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2017 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Africa, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Symbols, Monuments, National Parks, etc.
Alexander the Great was a Greek ruler. He conquered many lands. He also built or named 17 cities Alexandria – after himself. One of these cities is in Egypt, 20 miles west of the Nile. In this a massive, ancient lighthouse was built. The Lighthouse of Alexandria is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Amaze your family and friends with these fun facts about the Lighthouse of Alexandria.
Great Greeks: Fun Poems for Kids about Ancient Greece
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Ancient
Here is a great collection of poems for kids, all about the Ancient Greeks. Written in a modern, lively style, these poems are fun to read but also historically accurate, so they are educational too. Charmingly illustrated, this book will appeal to children between the ages of 7 and 12, as well as to parents of younger children looking for an alternative to the usual bedtime story picture books.
Extinct?
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 80,190. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2017 by WolfSinger Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
What if those ancient creatures so beloved in fiction, myth, and science had not disappeared? What if they were real? What might have been developed to handle them, and how might man have felt about the thundering giants in yesterday's, today's, or tomorrow's worlds.
Blood of Akhilles
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 134,760. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » General
BLOOD OF AKHILLES tells the story of the first year in the reign of twenty-year-old Alexander before he became known as the Great, a tale told in part by Alexander’s horse, Boukephalos, the reincarnation of one of Akhilles’ immortal horses from Troy. When King Philip is struck down on his day of triumph, his empire splinters. Alexander avenges his father, crushes all rebellions, and reunites Hella
The Temples of the Ark: A Tale of Alexander the Great
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,390. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Alternative history
A prequel to Livingston's historical fantasy series The Shards of Heaven (Tor/Macmillan), "The Temples of the Ark" is set in Egypt, during Alexander the Great's conquest. Crossing the desert after visiting the oracle of Siwa Oasis, the king encounters a Nubian army, which soon sets Alexander and his friend and lover Hephastion on an adventure to protect the fabled Ark of the Covenant.
Orion and the Conqueror
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,210. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Orion travels to the time of Alexander the Great, battling to save the future of mankind, and his own soul.
Το Χρυσό Περιστέρι της Αυγής
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 36,580. Language: Greek. Published: July 15, 2016 by Aristotelis Demetriou. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Η Νίκη, μια δυναμική καταξιωμένη γυναίκα, έχει κάθε λόγο να είναι ευτυχισμένη. Τα γεγονότα της σύγχρονης ιστορίας του τόπου της όμως, έχουν στοιχειώσει ό,τι αγάπησε περισσότερο στη ζωή της. Ζει με την ελπίδα και την προσμονή μιας πολυπόθητης στιγμής που θα αλλάξει τα πάντα. Παράλληλα, στην επιφάνεια έρχεται ένα κειμήλιο που έχει κληρονομήσει από έναν πρόγονό της και κουβαλά ένα μεγάλο μυστικό.
Генрика
You set the price! Words: 35,640. Language: Russian. Published: April 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Четыре женских имени, четыре судьбы, четыре эпохи. Александр потерпел поражение в Индии; четыре пушечных ядра, в упор, в лицо, разорвали Шарки; мог ли стать человеком Осип Савинский? Десница Фемиды могла не настичь Сенеку… Свидетельства созидающей, и разрушительной силы женской любви – в книге «Генрика»…
The Vishakanya's Choice
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Who would you be if you had a choice? What would you do? Early in her life, Sudha's fate was divined to be a lonely, fruitless future of young widowhood. So, it was considered a blessing when she was brought to the Hastinapur harem to become a vishakanya--a weapon, an assassin, a poison maiden whose very touch is toxic. Sudha has never had a choice, until now.
Последний еврей Багдада
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140,700. Language: Russian. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Исторический бестселлер, в основе которого лежат реальные события, происходившие с одной стороны на территории современного Ирака в наши дни, а с другой - там же, но во времена Древнего Вавилона.