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There's Something Mysterious in God's Country (Nova Scotia)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,140. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
The famous Oak Island "Money Pit" may be related to a nearby castle ruin. Who built them and why? The story of the "pit" may be familiar to many, but the theories proposed are completely new.
Celtic Dreams of Glory: The Dramatic Story of the Only King of All Wales
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,590. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
CELTIC DREAMS OF GLORY - Set in Wales in pre-Norman times, this unusual and gripping novel deals with a time period few writers have explored. The story follows the battles and personal triumphs of Gruffyd ap Llewelyn as he becomes the first and only King of All Wales in 1057, and embraces the lives of his two greatest supporters, Gwriad and Dafydd, the sons of the famous General Cydweli.
Morning's Journey
Series: The Dragon's Dove Chronicles, Volume 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 138,540. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
In a violent age when enemies besiege Brydein and alliances shift as swiftly as the wind, stand two remarkable leaders: the Caledonian warrior-queen Gyanhumara and her consort, Arthur the Pendragon. Arthur and Gyan must create an impenetrable front to protect Brydein and Caledonia from Saxons and marauding Angli raiders who threaten those they have sworn to protect.
Irish Mythology
Price: $49.95 USD. Words: 131,220. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Irish mythology is too rich for one book, even three volume "Decoding the Deluge." It's everything you'd ever want to know about the Deluge [Species War and Great Flood (which our ancestors assumed the gods brought as punishment for the Species War)]." This work contains my interpretations of the myths and myth-tales collected by Jeremiah Curtin in the late 1800s from the Gaelic-speaking folk.
Stories That Crafted The Earth
Price: $6.82 USD. Words: 104,110. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient, Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other
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International storyteller Adrian Beckingham, The Man From Story Mountain, has worked with indigenous peoples for over two decades. Enjoy here a rare collection of tales from the firesides, carried across thousands of years of oral tradition, about how our world was made. It tells the beginnings of the first rivers, mountains, forests, valleys, oceans, stars, sun, moon, animals,and people.
Discovering Celtic Christianity - Ten Celtic Christians You Should Know
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,240. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / History, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
Discovering Celtic Christianity is a brief introduction to the Christian faith as practiced by the Celts using ten Celtic saints and their sites including Patrick (Ireland), David, Hilda (Whitby), Aidan (Lindisfarne), and Columba (Iona) plus articles about pilgrimage and the Celtic Way of life including Celtic crosses and round towers. The author writes about his pilgrimage to these "thin" sites.
The Day Gaul Died
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 73,410. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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This is the story of the Celtic tribes of Gaul united under the great king Vercingetorix and their fight against subjugation by Rome, and Julius Caesar. This is not a war story but the story of a people. It ends at Alesia in central Gaul. Rome won that final battle and took a million Celtic Gauls in chains to the slave markets, or left them in the soil; that day that Gaul died.
Druids, Celts, and Romans
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 143,410. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Before the dawn of written history, horsemen from the steppes of Russia swept across the European continent In addition to bringing horses and iron to the continent, the Celts invented steel, chain mail, a yoke for the horse, the spoke wheel with its iron tire, and the iron plow, which enabled European nomads to settle in communities. In 387B, the Celts invaded Rome, this is their first encounter.
Along the Rim of Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,290. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In twelve stories originally published in magazines and anthologies, characters find themselves skirting the often uncertain boundary between this world and others, by choice, by chance, or by coercion.
Axe Of Vengeance
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 103,920. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012 by Mirador Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » General
Sixth Century Europe is in turmoil. The civilization, culture and order of the Roman Empire have been replaced by the savagery and brutality of Barbarian Hordes. Only Ireland remains at peace, thus far shielded from the threat of crimson steel. Norse raiders from the cold Northern shores have set upon the tranquil coastline of Ireland. Murder, theft and mayhem become commonplace.