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The Dacian War (Book 6 of the Veteran of Rome Series)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,820. Language: British English. Published: April 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Spring 106 AD. Upper Pannonia. As the winter snows finally recede, Fergus, Marcus’s son and Corbulo’s grandson, now a junior officer in the Twentieth Legion, prepares to take part in Emperor Trajan’s Dacian war. As the Legions are ordered across the Danube frontier and into Dacia, the vexillation from the Twentieth will find itself at the sharp end of the war.
Bear and the Wolf
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,310. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Senna, a native Briton married to a Roman auxiliary, accidentally uncovers a dreadful plan by the rebellious northern Maeatae tribe. Her husband Brigius, a Briton who now serves Rome, is torn when the imperial prince Caracalla arrives in northern Britannia with his unit of vicious, dangerous Numidian cavalry, causing trouble and endangering the couple's once peaceful life.
Coram Populo
Pre-release—available June 24, 2017. You set the price! Words: 2,680. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Sports
Historical tale / recreation about absurdity, blind fanaticism and popular fascination with sports and death.
The Spy and His CIA Brat
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 55,290. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
From Paris to Italy to Holland to Vietnam to Honduras and back to Italy, the author recites a tale of family love and bonding all while the covert affairs of his father, the CIA spy were run parallel to those of a domestic but very adventurous life.
Dark Resurrection
Price: Free! Words: 119,140. Language: American English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Dark Resurrection is a horror/romance/comedy novel about Jesus Christ rising from the dead in the middle of the night as a somewhat conflicted, bloodthirsty vampire. A good and just man in life, Jesus finds that his worldview has not changed and resolves to only take those he considers evil.
Nasir and Maarika Chronicles Episode II
Price: Free! Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Horror » Undead
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Nasir and Maarika are of one people but two worlds. Growing up on opposite sides of the Roman Empire's Arabian border in the 7th Century their lives are brought together when an unspeakable evil emerges from the depths of the Arabian Desert. Set in the Byzantium Infected Universe which begins with the shorty story Jibreel's Curse and continues in the full length novel Scourge of Byzantium.
Nasir and Maarika Chronicles Episode I
Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Horror » Undead
(4.00)
Nasir and Maarika are of one people but two worlds. Growing up on opposite sides of the Roman Empire's Arabian border in the 7th Century their lives are brought together when an unspeakable evil emerges from the depths of the Arabian Desert. Set in the Byzantium Infected Universe which starts with the shorty story Jibreel's Curse and continues in the full length novel Scourge of Byzantium.
The Last Letters of Jesus: the Secret of the Nazarenes
Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 105,650. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Religious
Palestine in the first century is a melting pot of Hebrew, Greek, Roman, and Oriental thought, a country at war with its own future. The priests and their cult of animal sacrifice effectively run the Judean Kingdom in the south. Rabbi Yeshua is a prophet and a mystic who can see the approaching holocaust. Within the violence of animal sacrifice, he can see the destruction of the Jewish people.
The Commute
You set the price! Words: 3,080. Language: British English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
Saul had now lived more of his life post-apocalypse than he lived before it. A dour and broken man, Saul walks the path he has walked for years, through the ruins of Rome. Scavenging and surviving, he visits the cafe of his youth, now a dusty monument and suffers a full blown breakdown on the way back home. Will Saul pull back from his mental abyss or will this nihilistic world consume him?
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.