Books tagged: ancient persia

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Carthaginian Empire - Book 3 - The Macedonean Cycle
Series: Carthaginian Empire, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
Previously only available as individual e-book short stories, this collection features episodes 12 to 15 of the original series and a bonus episode previously only available in the print anthology.
Baby Chicks And Easter Holidays Medieval Legend And Modern Era Abuse
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
The text of my book details the struggle of young chicks when they are sold by uncaring pet shops and farmers to the parents of children, who present the dyed birds to their children at Easter. I have described the festiveness of Easter from the time of a pagan goddess Aostra, the Persians, and early Christians. Legislation to fight the sale of dyed baby chicks was begun by the mid 20th century.
From The Medes to the Mullahs A History Of Iran
Series: In Brief, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,500. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
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This book offers an accessible, but comprehensive, introduction to the long and rich history of Iran. Starting around 600 bce it traces the main historical events finishing with the modern Islamic Republic of Iran. It would be of particular interest to the non-academic person who wants to understand a country that is frequently misunderstood.
Early ReTyrement
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 123,220. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When an experimental laser punches a computer programmer 2400 years counterclockwise to the ancient port of Tyre, he faces ignorance of metallurgy, chemistry, explosives, history, or even the date of a convenient eclipse. Now a wine-shop slave, he'll need to think outside the urn to gain wealth, power, and the hand of a high Persian official's daughter, all before Alexander the Great arrives!