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Tales of Titans: From Rome to the Renaissance Vol. I
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,600. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Tales of Titans Vol. I brings great historical figures to life with entertaining and insightful fictional scenarios, coupled with brief nonfictional accounts that delve into the psyche of each titan, while highlighting either their great achievements, misfortunes or evil schemes. This volume features great leaders from ancient Rome to the Renaissance.
The Wrong Roman: Twin Terrorists in the Roman Army, 122 AD
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,990. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Adventure » General
The Wrong Roman combines information on the construction of the great wall and the antics of two twins who are psychopaths and do everything in their power to disrupt the orderly work on the Wall. The actual methods used in building the Wall are described here. This is a history neatly folded into a mystery-who-done-it that will keep you entertained as well as informed.
Sol Limitis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 184,960. Language: British English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
367 AD - A battle-hardened soldier is sent to the frozen north of Britannia on a personal mission from the Emperor. Conducting a desperate investigation from a hostile garrison on the crumbling frontier of Hadrian’s Wall, Atellus must struggle to survive in a wild and lawless land torn apart by the death throes of an over-stretched empire.
The Milecastle Haiku
You set the price! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
The idea for a milecastle haiku (just one, initially) came in 2011, whilst walking the Wall from west to east with a group. Now all 81 (possible) milecastles are covered. They will do you no harm, cost you nothing, and exist only to be read or heard.
Hadrian's Wall Path: Walking into History
Series: Woman on Her Way. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,200. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
In Hadrian's Wall Path: Walking into History you can sense the presence of the ancient Romans and feel what it was like to live on Rome's most northern frontier. Vivid descriptions and 130+ photographs and illustrations of northern England and the archaeological remains depict life on The Wall—now and then.
Abyssum
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
The study of an ancient wooden tablet from the time of the Roman Empire's occupation of Britain, yields a surprising tale of horror. Flash fiction.
An Archaeological Guide to Walking Hadrian's Wall from Wallsend to Bowness-on-Solway (East to West)
Series: Per Lineam Valli, Book 3. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 57,350. Language: British English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
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.
Vallum Aelium
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » General
"My name is Kaeso Desticius Catulus of the Valeria Victix 20Th legion, tenth cohort to the Centuria commanded by Mithra blessed Alexis, of the Contubernium led by myself, ten days fresh from Deva and sent straight to the heathen wall. You may call me Catulus...." Please note that this is a short ghost story and is really designed to be read out loud to an audience late at night.
The Wall at the End of The World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,180. Language: British English. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books
A short, funny, history play, for 7-11 year olds, Set in ancient Britain. Emperor Hadrian has brought the Roman army to Brittania, but the locals don't seem to like them. The Tribes to the north are presenting a problem. How can Hadrian keep them out of Brittania. Including full instructions for making your own artefact relevant to Ancient Rome.
An Archaeological Guide to Walking Hadrian’s Wall from Bowness-on-Solway to Wallsend (West to East)
Series: Per Lineam Valli, Book 2. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 53,550. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
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 west to east, 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.