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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.
Vulcan's Fury: The Dark Lands
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 110,960. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Roman Empire, arisen from the ash and ice that covered the world after the wrath of the gods fell from the heavens, must confront an ancient evil that threatens the entire known world…
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?
Germania
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 Rome...one 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.
Ancient Rome (Sixth Grade Social Science Lesson, Activities, Discussion Questions and Quizzes)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / General
If your child is struggling with social science, then this book is for you; the short book covers the topic and also contains 10 discussion questions, 10 activities, and 20 quiz style questions. This subject comes from the book “Sixth Grade Social Science (For Homeschool or Extra Practice)”; it more thoroughly covers more Sixth grade topics to help your child get a better understanding of Sixth
50 Roman Mistresses:
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,670. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014 by Tehani Wessely. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Here are fifty extraordinary women of Ancient Rome—virtuous wives and adulterous vixens, abductees and viragos, imperial mothers and mortals who became goddesses, all taking their place in history. Their stories are told by Doctor Tansy Rayner Roberts, in her wry, insightful, highly readable manner, and by the end, you will have explored Roman history from a slightly different point of view.