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Unscripted Journeys
Price: Free! Words: 25,950. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
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Unscripted Journeys is a true detailed account of perils, and adventures in the land of the Maya. It includes accounts of a year incarceration in a remote Mexican prison, exclusive access to Mayan village ceremonies and interesting discoveries in this mountainous region. It takes you on journeys into out-of-the-way destinations in areas of Mexico, Guatemala and Honduras.Photos & paintings.
Glorious Twelfth
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 78,580. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Does archaeologist Ben Harris find the Holy Grail, taken to Caithness in the North of Scotland by the medieval Sinclairs?
Sustainability in the Arts and Humanities
Price: Free! Words: 33,030. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by University of Nottingham. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Archaeology
Sustainability in the Arts and Humanities is an Open Educational Resource written by Naomi Sykes and published by The University Of Nottingham. The resource is licensed under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-SA) and is part of a series of online resources concerning sustainability issues and sustainable practice across disciplines
The Republican Coin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,870. Language: Australian English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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In the dying days of the Roman republic, Marcus drops a coin on the ramparts of a hill fort in south west Britannia. Why is he there 80 years before Britannia is invaded by the troops of the Emperor Claudius? In 1966 the coin is found by Lynette, volunteering on a dig in her summer holidays. The coin could rewrite the history of Britain but, for Lynette, it holds memories she’d rather forget.
Human Behaviour and World Politics: A Transdisciplinary Introduction
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 123,580. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
The work traces the history of the study of world politics, and the consequent attempt to build a science of world affairs.
The Xibalba Murders
Series: Lara McClintoch Archaeological Mysteries. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,320. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
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Lara McClintoch, antiquities expert, is summoned to Mexico to help a colleague decode an ancient Mayan mystery. But the theft of Mayan treasure and Lara’s discovery of a corpse on the museum roof make her a suspect of robbery and murder. Desperate to prove her innocence, Lara must unmask the killer and stop a tomb robber in the shadowy world of Xibalba, the Lords of Death.
Tales For A Sleepless Night
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,320. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Sean O'Mordha has been writing short fiction for over fifty years. Here is a selection of seventeen short stories from his archives to give you reason to cry, shout, laugh, shiver, and look under the bed and in the closet . . . with a light on.
Topanga Pete and the Temple of Fire Book One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » General
Topanga and his trusted friend, Dutch, go from high in the Himalaya’s, to the jungles of South America in their pursuit of The Temple of Fire. With the dastardly Dr. Quaterie on their trail and the introduction of the femme fatale Elise, the due must find the temple while keeping the fact they have the Amulet of Fire a secret. This is a novelette length adventure.
The Nineteenth Century Farmer In Upper-Canada
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,910. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Archaeology
In his 1997 Master's Thesis, the author studies the zooarchaeological remains from four historic sites in Ontario, paying close attention to the manner in which these faunal remains were butchered. In his analysis, James introduces culturally relevant quantitative units in order to draw conclusions about the nature of the self-sufficiency of the earliest settlers in Upper Canada.
The Minotaur Medallion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,410. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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30 years after Jesus' death, the apostle Paul was taken in chains aboard a ship bound for Rome. It never arrived. 2000 years later, amateur archaeologist David Connor is on Malta looking for evidence of the lost ship, with the help of smart - and lovely - professor of ancient history, Caroline. But as the artifacts become more intriguing, so does the evidence that someone is trying to kill him.