Books tagged: archaeology

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Lilith Arise (Lorimer Jack adventure 2)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,670. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Lilith, an ancient goddess, is freed again. She raises a genie army in the desert and heads to capture modern Arabia.
The Minotaur Medallion
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,430. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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
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.
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.
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
A collection of short stories to make you laugh, perhaps cry, and keep the light on all night.
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.
Lord Of The Golden Hand (Lorimer Jack adventure 3)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,990. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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?
The Jade Hippopotamus
Price: Free! Words: 65,970. Language: British English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Daughter to a human man and a time-travelling woman, teenager Delphi Logan walks the line that divides the worlds of Earth and Time. Lumbered with a young sailor named Griff, who seems strangely at odds with the era in which he is residing, Delphi is thrown headfirst into an adventure that spans from Regency England to Aztec Mexico and, ultimately, into Time itself.
Treasure of the Deep (Nick Caine #2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,470. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Nick Caine is a part-time archaeologist and full-time antiquities thief—a looter. And a very good one, too. Now stranded on a small, forgotten island in the southern Maldives, Nick Caine and his ever-faithful sidekick Ishi are thrown into a desperate fight for survival. Seemingly betrayed by Marie Da Vinci, Nick is forced to gamble his and Ishi’s very existence on an ancient map. The hunt begins.
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.