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The Pict
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,690. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In this richly detailed historical novel, the Pictish tribes of Scotland unite under the indomitable spirit of one man to stand firm in the face of Roman aggression.
No Roads Lead to Rome
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,550. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Business
It’s 123 AD. Steeped in humor and history, this quixotic saga chronicles the clumsy schemes of an inept governor and his shadowy advisor, a superstitious centurion's struggle to save his faith in the faded ideals of the Republic, and a young rebel's reluctant vow to change the course of history. All are pitted against the Gods, the Emperor Hadrian, and the decline and fall of nearly everything.
Caledonii: Birth of a Nation. (Part One: The Great Gather)
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Series: Caledonii: Birth of a Nation, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,080. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Under the cloud of imminent Roman invasion, the northern druids gather the clan leaders. Calach is the 15 yo eldest son of the chief of the Caledonii Clan, and is cast into clan politics for the first time. Destined to be chief one day, and knowing the importance of the gathering, he is bewildered by the chief’s antipathy to each other. He begins to plot on his own. Thus begins Calach’s story.
An Introduction to Hadrian's Wall: One Hundred Questions About the Roman Wall Answered
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Series: Per Lineam Valli, Book 1. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This book provides a friendly and accessible introduction to Hadrian's Wall in the form of 100 questions and their answers. Designed to appeal to all who have heard of (but do not necessarily know much about) this important monument, it is written by an archaeologist who has walked, driven, cycled, flown, illustrated, photographed and even excavated on Hadrian's Wall
Thirst
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012 by GoldportPress. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
All Hylas wanted to do was retain the affection of the Emperor. But though the vampire promised him eternal youth what he offered was something quite different. Soon, Hylas who had never understood love, would come to know thirst. An honorable mention in the year's best horror and fantasy for 2004
James the Brother of Jesus and the Dead Sea Scrolls I: The Historical James, Paul the Enemy, and Jesus' Brothers as Apostles
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 272,990. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012 by Grave Distractions Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / New Testament
In this new series of books: James the Brother of Jesus and the Dead Sea Scrolls I, renowned biblical scholar Robert Eisenman revisits James the brother of Jesus connecting him, not only to the Leadership of Early Christianity in Palestine, but to the Dead Sea Scrolls in Palestine too. In a reader-friendly format, this edition compresses the results of his several previous works.
Journey To Rome: Hadrian and Reisha-Book One
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,500. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
While on a desperate race to reach Rome, General Hadrian and his men - including the mysterious Praetorian Guard, Pailief - are ambushed. Only the help of a beautiful healer saves their lives, but as treacherous repayment, they force her to join their perilous Journey to Rome.
Hadrian’s Rome: Hadrian and Reisha II
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,090. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
In Journey to Rome: Book One the beautiful and proud Reisha, a pagan healer, was stolen by General Hadrian. Now she will fight to prevent the General and his Praetorian Guard from blocking her way of attending Rome’s medical college. Once in Rome, she will work to heal their most popular gladiator, Dante. And when a woman is that determined, even the Fates have to give way.
An Archaeological Guide to Walking Hadrian's Wall from Wallsend to Bowness-on-Solway (East to West)
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Series: Per Lineam Valli, Book 3. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 57,350. Language: British English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
This is an informative (yet informal) description of the route of Hadrian's Wall and all the remains that can still be seen. For most of the route from east to west, it follows the Hadrian's Wall National Trail Footpath, but with an important difference: where the path veers off the line of the Wall, this account stays with it and allows you to examine the remains most other walkers do not see.
Burrow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,440. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
“Burrow” (re-published book “The Jetsam”) is collected essays on history and literature which all are self-published in 2005-2009 on the Net (Author’s DeviantArt page, blog etc).