Books tagged: roman britain

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Crossroads at Isca
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,380. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Roman Britain in 2AD. Poet and musician, Faine, is attracted to the young Roman tribune, Titus Antoninus, and fights her attraction for him. Marella, her cousin, wants to dance. She is determined to use Tribune Lucius Acilius to further her ambitions. But Faine and Marella have to overcome the plans of Ceomin, their uncle, who plots to use his nieces to further his own ambitions.
Lynne Ellison's The Green Bronze Mirror
Price: Free! Words: 38,840. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Ancient Civilizations, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Karen is playing on the beach when she finds an ancient mirror buried in the sand. She looks into it, and is transported back in time to the Roman empire. Finding herself a slave, she faces many hair-raising adventures in her struggle to return to her own time. Read author Lynne Ellison's account of how she wrote this book on her website http://www.filedby.com/author/lynne_ellison/3820272
A Spear Against The Sky
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011 by Byrnie Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
What if Cartimandua, queen of the Brigantes and a powerful force in Roman-occupied Britain, had been Boudica's lover and joined her rebellion against Roman rule? Alternate history short story.
Cornelia
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 47,540. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Can First Love ever by True Love? A thrilling romance set in Roman Britain that takes the young adult reader to the passionate, turbulent and violent heart of Imperial Rome.
The Last Free Men
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,770. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In the 2nd century AD, Rome's 9th legion was sent to Hadrian's Wall in Northwest britain to quell an insurrection. They were never heard from again. Marcus is a scout for the Roman Army until he is wrongly convicted of assassination and sentenced to the lead mines. Escaping, he is recruited by the Druids to lead the Scottish tribes against Roman occupation. The Ninth was written out of history.
Waters of Sul
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,470. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012 by Mushroom Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
At Aquae Sulis, Britain, 72AD, a statue of the hated Emperor Claudius is being erected. But the local people are threatening rebellion...
Seditio
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 84,430. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Drafted into the Roman army and forced to campaign in northern Britain against their will, German warriors of the Usipi tribe are driven to mutiny.
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.
Dawnflight
Series: The Dragon's Dove Chronicles, Volume 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 141,110. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Among the misty lochs and glens of ancient Scotland, duty wages war against love on the battlefield of opposing cultures, religions, and political agendas. Volume I of The Dragon's Dove Chronicles, this 2nd Edition contains new & revised text content and new interior line art.
The Republican Coin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,870. Language: Australian English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In the dying days of the Roman republic, Marcus drops a coin on the ramparts of a hill fort in south west Britannia. Why is he there 80 years before Britannia is invaded by the troops of the Emperor Claudius? In 1966 the coin is found by Lynette, volunteering on a dig in her summer holidays. The coin could rewrite the history of Britain but, for Lynette, it holds memories she’d rather forget.