Books tagged: archaeology

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GREECE - 100 Travel Tips
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,600. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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Planning a holiday to Greece? "100 travel tips" is a must-read before you set out. It discusses when to go, what to expect, luggage, transportation, the traditions, food, accommodation. It considers the people themselves, island-hopping, the ancient sites, outdoor activities, and shopping. Even if all you want to do is veg-out in peace under the Mediterranean sun, you still need to check this book
Final Season
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,520. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
As the Western World reached out to investigate long dead civilisations, no-one believed the past was anything other than tomb murals, decayed fabrics, old bones, and perhaps some golden treasure to provide the archaeologists with a little profit. But words have a way of hanging in the air... protective incantations spoken long ago were meant to be eternal by those who expected immortality...
To a Pile of Ashes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
On a desolate, frozen planet three researchers are forced to seek shelter from the snow before the bear that's destroyed their ski plane finds them. A science fiction story from the author of "Deadstick" and "Vaporize Marineris".
The Night Prowlers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,680. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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Graduate assistant Jan Lindell has her hands full, supervising a team of archaeology students excavating a Colonial-era inn. Sweltering heat, feuding students, vandalism, the local lunatic fringe, and complaints from the handsome son of the property’s owner are all complications she doesn’t need. But those become minor issues when her students are attacked and warnings turn into deadly threats.
Aegean Intrigue
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,520. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
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Someone has been stealing priceless Greek artifacts and it's Alex Leonidis' job to uncover the thief. His prime suspect is beautiful archaeological graduate student, Francie Vasileiou. His plan is to join in an archaeological dig and catch her in the act. All he has to do is keep his mind on his job, and not on the way his lovely suspect warms his heart.
Mecca, Muhammad & the Moon-God: A Candid Investigation into the Origins of Islam
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,250. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Theology
A shocking, riveting, intriguing re-discovery of history, culture, philosophy and the emerging of a key individual that became the instrument to catapult the Islamic religion. Muhammad's militant, religious movement to achieve global domination is traced from its beginnings, through the Crusades period, and to its impact on current world views. Islam’s role in End Time prophecy is revealed.
The Tunnel: The Hidden Dome Volume One
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,950. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Kelly Barton takes her first off-world research posting to Mapinkura, it was supposed to be an easy job. The planet is a pristine but slated for colonization and development. Research is winding. Except that illegal development has already begun. And they've just discovered evidence of alien civilization. If they can't get construction halted the sites will be overrun.
Memoirs of a Reluctant Archaeologist: A novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,980. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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Elise Marquette likes dead people, but digging up the dead doesn't pay. Consulting Archaeology does. Consulting Archaeology also offers many other benefits: dealing with clients who don’t understand that you can’t dig frozen ground, assistants who would rather talk about their sex lives than dig an excavation, and landowners who would rather shoot than talk. Eat your heart out, Indiana Jones!
Miranda's Viking
Series: Shayne's Supernaturals. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 75,090. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
What if a centuries-old Viking woke up in the modern age? MIRANDA’S VIKING answers that question in the GOLDEN LEAF AWARD winning novel that put Maggie Shayne on the map before “paranormal romance” was even a term, and won her a Career Achievement Award from RT and Favorite Author of the Year from Affaire du Coeur.
Rebels across the Red Sea
Series: Wallace Boys, Book 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,760. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
This story, the twelfth in the Wallace Boys series, starts with a horrifying terrorist massacre of tourists at Queen Hatshepsut’s Temple, one of the most spectacular archaeological sites near Luxor in Egypt. Nigel is caught up in the massacre but has obviously escaped death. He is missing.