Books tagged: archaeology

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Pyramid of the Lost World
By Sandra Page
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,000. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012 by Brandylane Publishers. Category: Fiction
When Carly Sullivan’s mother agrees to let Carly and best friend Zoë accompany her on an archaeological dig in Guatemala, it sounds like the perfect adventure. When a valuable artifact goes missing, though, Carly’s mother gets blamed, and their dream summer turns into a nightmare. With the help of Zoë and new friend, Lio, Carly sets out to catch the thief responsible and save her mother’s job.
Journeys into the Mystery
By Gary Cook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,260. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
'I have made many intriguing journeys into this land, its sacred places and its hidden past. I was always dissatisfied with the history of New Zealand we were taught at school... I felt short-changed. I couldn't understand why the Maori accounts were not an accepted part of the past, part of a truth that revealed a deeper history' - Gary Cook, explorer. This book reveals some of that truth.
The Manila Galleon
By Jason Schoonover
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,930. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Fiction
The Manila Galleon was the annual treasure ship sailing between Acapulco and Manila for 250 years. It’s two interlocking adventures — one in 1704, the other today. Protagonists in each — one a young privateer from the frontier town of New York, the other an adventurer from modern Manhattan—try to claim the galleon. Past and present collide restoring an historic figure to his place of prominence.
The Sphinx Legacy
By Michael Huxley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 229,680. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Fiction
An epic treasure hunt. A Legend uncovered. Mankind's true origins revealed.
Lilith Arise (Lorimer Jack adventure 2)
By James Bryce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,670. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction
Lilith, an ancient goddess, is freed again. She raises a genie army in the desert and heads to capture modern Arabia.
The Minotaur Medallion
By Bill K. Underwood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,430. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Category: Fiction
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.
The Nineteenth Century Farmer In Upper-Canada
By Dwayne R. James
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,910. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
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.
Topanga Pete and the Temple of Fire Book One
By L.K. Marshall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Fiction
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.
Tales For A Sleepless Night
By Sean Patrick O'Mordha
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,320. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction
A collection of short stories to make you laugh, perhaps cry, and keep the light on all night.
Lord Of The Golden Hand (Lorimer Jack adventure 3)
By James Bryce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,990. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Fiction
Lorimer Jack faces a struggle that only one of the ancient gods could overcome. As the new world faces takeover by the old, can Lorimer work with a goddess, to secure the peace of the Middle East?