Books tagged: antiquity

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Of What Race Were The Ancient Egyptians? A Brief Guide To Correcting The Modern Falsification Of Ancient HIstory And To Implementing The Scientific, Historical, And Cultural Legacy Of Cheikh Anta Diop
Pre-release—available July 9, 2017. Price: $11.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
A modern exploration of the issues concerning the race of the ancient Egyptians as revealed from the work of noted egyptoligist Cheikh Anta Diop, and a practical guide to implementing his legacy for Africans and blacks throughout the diaspora. The direct testimony of the classical authors of European antiquity is examined and brought to bear on the subject.
The Hummus Dealer of Meknes, a short story
Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Mustapha is a young man selling hummus in the medina of the city of Meknes. A rival opens her hummus stall opposite his and soon steals away most of his customers. Convinced she has a secret ingredient he can never discover, Mustapha intends to end his life. His rival saves him with a highly unconventional proposition.
Le retour à l'Un selon Plotin
Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: French. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
L'enseignement de Plotin sur le cheminement spirituel vers l'Un.
Pinot Envy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,500. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A spirited story for lovers of mysteries, history and wine. Finstein starts out fast and keeps up the pace until the pieces and places find their unexpected places. Enjoy with the world's oldest beverage.
Aeneas And The Sibyl
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 17,330. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Latin, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This is the easy to read version of the author's translation of the sixth book of the Aeneid, which describes the Trojan hero Aeneas' voyage to and through the Underworld. Being an adaptation, it is not a literal translation of the Roman poet Vergilius' Latin text. However, in the opinion of the author it does represent the meaning of his text.
The Flesh of the Gods at Kv62
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
On November 4, 1922 the Tomb of Tutankhamun is discovered. A magical realist story inspired by Jorge Luis Borges.
Mortal Diamond: Poems
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,710. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » European poetry, Essay » Literature
In this new collection of poems, Durs Grünbein takes us on a spiritual journey through the labyrinthine cosmos of the human soul and its manifold embodiments across the ages. In lovingly tracing the paradoxes of creatureliness—its joys and sufferings, its resilience and fragility—Grünbein reminds us of the “mortal diamond from the hands of nature” that is life.
Burgundians in the Mist
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,910. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
A historical work focusing on the Burgundians--a Germanic people of the Late Antique/Early Medieval period--and the role they played in the transition of Western Europe in the wake of the Fall of the Rome.
The Spartacus Prophecy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,130. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The real life of Spartacus was far more complex than Hollywood would have you believe. There really was a Spartacus & a prophecy and no body of the gladiator was ever found. The story covers an epic journey of one man’s struggle against oppression. Spanning two continents, the fight, flight, love and betrayal across the ancient landscapes, form the backdrop to this compelling novel.