Books tagged: archaeology

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The Moche Warrior
Series: Lara McClintoch Archaeological Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,230. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
After winning a bidding war for a box of junk, just to spite her ex-husband, Lara McClintoch gets more than she bargained for. Suddenly, Lara’s antiques shop in Toronto is a target for burglary, arson and murder, causing her to realize the junk isn’t as worthless as she thought. Looking for answers, Lara follows the clues to Peru where things get worse before they get better.
The Maltese Goddess
Series: Lara McClintoch Archaeological Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,910. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Antiques dealer Lara McClintoch expects a working holiday on the Mediterranean island of Malta will be a nice break from the Canadian winter–until she discovers a dead body stuffed inside an antique chest and another impaled on an ancient knight’s sword. Lara races to solve the murders in time to foil an assassination plot in this exciting thriller.
Out of Time
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 63,220. Language: British English. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Holidaying in Settle, a Dales market town, Margaret is very aware of the past still lingering in the old buildings and ancient churches. Her interest in history leads her to some amazing revelations.
Gila Prophecy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,300. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Gila Prophecy is a fiction based on the true story of a canoe trip gone bad. Set amidst the backdrop of southwest New Mexico on the Gila River, author Brent Botts brings his thirty-one years of experience as a ranger with the U.S. Forest Service and forty-five years of outdoor adventures in scouting together in a tale of suspense and intrigue.
Unscripted Journeys
Price: Free! Words: 25,950. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
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
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
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.