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History of Roman Empire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
The Roman Empire has been considered as the most powerful cultural, economic, military, religious and political forces of the World of its time. It has been the largest empires in the history of the world.
Genti
Price: Free! Words: 17,790. Language: Albanian. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Mbretёria e Ardianёve ёshtё e rrezikuar nga Ushtria e Romёs, e cila nё njё operacion rrufe shtie nё dorё 54 anije ilire. Romakёt hapin çadrat buzё lumit Generus dhe po bёhen gati pёr tё sulmuar Lissusin.
Unquiet Spirits
Series: Roma Capta. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,270. Language: British English. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In 41 BC an ancient ceremony is disrupted when the body of an unknown girl is found in a burned-out shrine. Is this an attempt to unseat Octavian, struggling to control the city? Or the violent climax to a family feud? Before the truth can be discovered civil war breaks out, and the political struggle comes to a head in a great siege before the crime is solved in a shocking conclusion.
Imperial Policy and the Integration of Gaul into the Roman Empire - Roman Legions Conquered Tribes, Military Foundation, Political Inclusiveness and Roman Tolerance, Economic Benefits of Empire
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,040. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Military
Unusual among the great states of antiquity, Rome managed to integrate many of the people it conquered into the very fabric of its society. Rome won and maintained loyalties by expertly leveraging a combination of what is today called hard and soft power. Undeniably important to the overall outcome were the military garrisons that enforced the writ of the state.
Villa of Deceit
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 175,500. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Rome, 70 B.C.E. A house in turmoil: a controlling father, an adulterous mother, and an angry son made reckless by a forbidden love, Young Gaius defies his father Toronius, fleeing with a slave girl whom he marries, only to see her die in childbirth. Disinherited and grieving, Gaius leaves his infant son Tacitus behind with a trusted aunt and devotes his life to the sword.
The Silk and The Sword
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 127,090. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Rome, 71 B.C.E, Young Tacitus, torn from the girl he loves and accused of defiling his late mother’s temple, is dragooned into the Roman army by his father Gaius, a bitter and unbending Centurion. With his father and seven legions, he joins General Marcus Crassus in an ill-fated attack on the sprawling Parthian Empire. His fate is sealed.
Hippolyta 7: Flames of Revenge
Series: Hippolyta. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 65,290. Language: British English. Published: December 23, 2016 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
As young Hippolyte comes of age, Queen Hippolyta’s realm is facing a new threat. Can Hippolyte take command or will her inexperience prove disastrous? Who else is attacking the invaders so successfully – can it really be a single warrior that has rid the realm of so many of them and, if so, is that mysterious, unseen warrior a threat to the Amazon armies too?
Dawn of the Dark Ages: The Hunted
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,480. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
394 A.D. Descended from the God of war, Offa leads a group of young Angles deep in the primordial forest of North Germania to begin their year in the wild. To join the elite Wolf-Coats, they must live feral, unsupervised, hunt and kill wolves, before returning home dressed in wolfskins. But there's something else out there, and the hunters soon become the hunted.
Gold Standard: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Money & monetary policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
We note that the true value of gold is a promise to pay or accept as payment, no different from paper money. We show debasing currency is folly, and pegging the price of gold above the international market is the better way. Some comments on debt, wealth of nations and ethics included. Some historical commentary supports the propositions.
Sons of the Citadel
Series: The Parthian Chronicles. Price: $3.30 USD. Words: 140,660. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Pacorus had believed the defeat of Crassus would signal the end of Roman interest in Parthia and for many years his kingdom knew peace and prosperity. But the vindictiveness of Queen Cleopatra of Egypt draws him and the Parthians into a new war, one in which they would be fighting for their very existence when her husband Mark Antony invades the empire at the head of over one hundred thousand men.