Books tagged: insurrection

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Of Such Is The Kingdom, A Novel of Biblical Times
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Price: $9.74 USD. Words: 90,390. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
In 33 A.D, a cynical, non-conformist salesman, a disgruntled blacksmith, and a musing mendicant all seek something better. The non-conformist, Herod’s foster brother, helps Herod foment an insurrection against Pilate, using the blacksmith, Barabbas, as leader, to the dismay of Barabbas' Godly but fearful wife. The mendicant, a young man, joins with a completely unsympathetic older mendicant.
Revolt of the Sergeants
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 95,080. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Revolt of the Sergeants: An American Insurgency in Sudan” has had sporadic, surreptitious printings, and a smuggled, back alley life that befits its character. The work, dealing as it does with Darfur, the janjaweed, American mercenaries, famine, and egregious misrule seems pertinent still, and has been put on this site for the benefit of scholarly interest, rather than for prurient ones.
Shifting
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Series: The Fold, Book Two. Price: Free! Words: 106,590. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
In this sequel to "Sharing," three psychic, criminal brothers stumble upon a web of intrigue and conspiracy while living in a city carved into the brain of a giant, psychic octopus. They cross paths with the young owner of a new diner who is more than she appears to be and needs their help if they are going to defend the city they love from impending, psychic catastrophe. Second book of "The Fold.
Skinner's War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,040. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Neal Davidson, aka Skinner, joins the fight to free America from the clutches of a totalitarian dictatorship. Astride one of the last operable Harley Davidsons, he and the Black Rock Militia take a stand against the hated National Police Force.
A Biography of Barabbas: The Robber the Jews Chose Instead of Jesus (Wicked Men and Women in the Bible)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Biography / New Testament
King, an ordained minister, explores what the Bible tells us about Barabbas for a better understanding of who he was and who he was not. This includes looking at the real Barabbas as the notorious robber that he really was instead of wandering lost in the lore that has resulted in fanciful stories about him as some nationalistic zealot. This includes an analysis of two crucial Greek nouns.
Caesar's Census, God's Jubilee
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Price: $3.85 USD. Words: 50,610. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Meditations / New Testament
In the Gospel of Luke, Jesus is born during a Roman census. This census has always raised some questions. This book struggles with those questions in a creative way which leads to some surprising new ways to understand Luke’s timeless story of Mary and Joseph and their journey from Nazareth to Bethlehem. Warning: if you read this book, you may never see the Christmas story in the same way again.
Insurrection
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,340. Language: Australian English. Published: January 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A powerful and universal story of the tragedy when traditional cultures meet the might of the mining industry. Bruce Honeywill weaves his fiction through the reality of remote Australia told with a skill that takes the reader to a beautiful and little-known landscape. A story of lost love and fighting for truth in a violent environment of resistance, a story that rewrites the thriller genre.
Granite Republic
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,150. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A story told through news clippings, video transcripts, leaked documents, and gripping first hand accounts, Granite Republic details the explosive stand of one small state against a tyrannical national government.