Books tagged: roman history

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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.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,720. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016 by MJpublishinghouse. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Latin
The book Agricola by Tacitus, with Latin-English facing-page translation.
Blood of a Barbarian
Price: Free! Words: 27,900. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
In the Arena of Death there can only be one true champion...
Mary Beard’s SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
This is Roman history roughly from its mythological dawning about 753 BC to the time when free adult males within the Roman Empire were declared by Emperor Caracalla as citizens of Rome in 212 CE.
Time To Time: A Collection Of TIme Travel Stories
Series: Short Story Collections. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,430. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(20,000 words) All five of my time travel stories in one handy collection, featuring a variety of reasons to travel through time. Also includes reasons to avoid traveling through time.
Beatrice Cenci Tragic Beauty of Medieval Rome
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Medieval
My e-book is a concise picture of medieval society in Rome, Italy in the late 16th century. The Cencis were of noble class. This is noteworthy because it is evident that Francesco Cenci bought his way out of his crimes by paying graft to the Vatican. Young readers will learn of the class system in this era along with the severity of punishment for criminals. Beatrice remains a tragic personage.
The Mirror and the Mage
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,900. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015 by David. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
When 14-year old Lucius Junius Brutus swims the Tiber River he counts on King Tarquin making him a warrior in the Etruscan army of Rome. Instead, Lucius' father sends Lucius to guard the dusty scrolls of Rome's legendary lawgiver, Numa Pompilius. Lucius soon finds that the scrolls contain untold power. If Lucius masters the grammar of the scrolls, he will rule the world. But is that best for Rome?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,880. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015 by MJpublishinghouse. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Latin
The book Germania by Tacitus, with Latin-English facing-page translation.
Sword and Serpent
Price: $9.77 USD. Words: 124,950. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy, Fiction » Christian » Historical
In A.D. 299, the Roman oracles ceased to prophesy for the Emperor Diocletian. The silence of the gods sparks a bloody storm of persecution that sweeps across the Roman Empire. As the fires of suspicion and hatred ignite all around them, a young man and a young woman are united by a prophecy from the catacombs of that will set them on a journey to battle an evil beyond imagining.
Caledonii: Birth of a Celtic Nation. 5. A Druid's Work
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,500. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Caledonia, 83AD. As the Romans press their advantage in Scotland, Calach of the Caledonii clan must ready his forces for the Roman invasion of the highlands. His brother Uwan, a young druid has a plan to end the war with little bloodshed, and must embark on a dangerous voyage to the heart of Rome itself. Between the two, they hold the very future of their country in their hands.