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The Cursed Kingdom
Series: The Parthian Chronicles. Price: $3.65 USD. Words: 109,070. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
What price glory, Spartacus? Mark Antony has returned to Parthia to wage war against the king of kings. But Parthia has a new hero, a man born of slaves who carries an infamous name and who burns with rage against the world. As Mark Antony forges an unholy alliance with the Parthian King of Media, will you save the empire and lose your family? Or will you obey the rules of the gods?
The Deadliest Sport ~ A Miriam bat Isaac Mystery in Ancient Alexandria
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,140. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Miriam bat Isaac, a budding alchemist in first-century CE Alexandria, welcomes her twin brother Binyamin home to fight his last gladiatorial bout in Alexandria. But when he demands she loan him money so he can build a school for gladiators, she refuses. He becomes furious and threatens her. Then strange things begin to happen. Is he behind it...
Romancing Through Italy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,810. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Readers will delight sharing a journey of discovery that reveals not just the places, but the people and mysteries of an ancient land.The world's most desired destination, Italy provides a colorful and scenic background to adventures and misadventures. Emperors and cave-dwellers, elderly goat-herds and ghost towns come to life in visits to the hidden corners of the cradle of modern civilization.
Behind Civilisation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,230. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This book is a result of a research looking into the nature of civilisation through the approaches of using physics, biology (medical sciences, evolutionary biology...). It is an attempt to demonstrate that civilisation is a part of the evolution of the universe and the laws governing the whole universe also govern civilisation.
Coram Populo
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Sports
Historical tale / recreation about absurdity, blind fanaticism and popular fascination with sports and death.
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: $4.99 USD. 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.