Books tagged: byzantine empire

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The Daughter of Nettles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,430. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Born under an ill-omen and magically imbued, Nahid’s father sells her to the House of Nettles in Tresdian. Schooled in history and philosophy to become a courtesan, Nahid discovers the ability to leave her body and explore the City unseen and becomes a spy and protégée to the Matron of Nettles. Nahid's life then becomes steeped in the cutthroat politics of the Italic Empire.
Along the Rivers of Faith
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,520. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The struggle of a family through the generations to define and defend their faith through many challenges.
Greek Fire
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 216,800. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Imprisoned for brawling in Acre, a coastal city in the Kingdom of Jerusalem, Talon and his longtime friend Max are freed by an old mentor from the Order of the Templars and offered a new mission in the fabled city of Constantinople where Talon finds that winning the Emperor's favor obligates him to follow the Emperor to war in a willful expedition to free Byzantine lands from the Seljuk Turks.
Armedgedon part 1
Series: armegdon. Pre-release—available August 15, 2017. Price: $1.49 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Armegedgon is the story of persons living in or around the Eastern Roman or Byzantine Empire in the aftermath of the so called 4th Crusade, in 12 04 which was diverted by the actions of Doge of Venice to heart of the Byzantine empire, sometimes called the Queen of Cities,
Varangian - Origins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,200. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2015 by Rebel ePublishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Sailing north after escaping the clutches of the Byzantime Empress Zoe, Harold Hardrada intends to claim his inheritance ‒ Norway's crown. Danger has followed him like a close friend and on the arduous journey home, he reflects on his life of adventure, tragedy and war and joining the elite Varangian Guard.
Varangian - King of the Norse
Series: Varangian, Book 2 of the Varangian series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,980. Language: British English. Published: November 23, 2014 by Rebel ePublishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The mad Emperor Michael V now deposed, blinded and banished, and Zoe restored to Constantinople, Hardrada turns his attentions to his destiny ‒ to Norway and his desire to be its king.
The Balkan Cross
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,930. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Yance Adams, an American employed by a millionaire art collector in London in 1914, is sent to Egypt to pick up a religious icon that at one time was kept in the Hagia Sophia in Constantinople, Turkey, the city that was founded by the Roman Emperor Constantine in the 4th century. It is in Egypt however, that Yance is pulled into a vortex of conspiracy, murder and international intrigue.
Desert Rhapsody
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,220. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Middle Eastern
During the 6th century in the Arabian Peninsula, Harb, like the other warriors of that time, scrapes a living by raiding other tribes of equal stature—until the day he convinces his allies to raid the great tribe of Aghlib. He leads the charge against the men of Aghlib, not knowing or caring that his selfish acts will have dire consequences.
Forgotten Power: Byzantium, Bulwark of Christianity
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,350. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » Social history
For centuries, the Byzantine Empire was the center of Christendom, mistress of the Mediterranean, and the symbol for all the rest of the world of splendor, wealth, and cultural ascendancy until it fell to the Ottoman Turks. This book vividly brings to life the glittering emperors, the hotbed of religious controversy, the politics, art, military action, and the lives of ordinary citizens.
The Attack in Cappadocia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Cappadocia is under attack from marauding soldiers during the Byzantine Empire. This short story follows a mother, a group of kids, a priest and a soldier as they react to the attack. The story was inspired by a trip to the region of Cappadocia (Turkey) with its history and unusual geology.