A.J. Carmichael

Books

Ancient Elder Gods and Irish Myths
Series: Legends of Antiquity, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 164,880. Language: English. Originally Published: May 13, 2024 by AJ CARMICHAEL. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Celtic mythology is a rich and intricate diverse world, a captivating realm where deities and humans interact amidst mystical environments and celestial conflicts. Rooted predominantly in the ancient cultures of Ireland and Wales, this mythology serves as a compendium of stories, a cultural and spiritual mirror reflecting the Celtic people's values, traditions, and laws. By delving into the...
Sacred Serpent
Series: Legends of Antiquity, Book 1. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,370. Language: English. Originally Published: January 7, 2024 by AJ CARMICHAEL. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Literary criticism
This book frequently returns to the theme of duality, particularly in relation to the serpent and the sun. In addition to signifying danger, dishonesty, and death, the serpent also symbolizes rebirth, transformation, and healing. In a similar vein, the sun represents both harshness and destruction in addition to life, energy, and growth. The investigation of this duality implies that knowledge...
Aztec Empire, Rise and Fall
Series: Ancient Worlds and Civilizations, Book 7. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,720. Language: English. Originally Published: March 13, 2023 by AJ CARMICHAEL. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
The Aztec Empire, Rise and Fall is a captivating exploration of one of the most fascinating cultures in world history. From their mysterious origins in ancient Mesoamerica to their tragic demise at the hands of Spanish conquistadors, this book offers a comprehensive account of the Aztecs' rise to power, their legendary military prowess, and their complex religious beliefs and mythology...
Ancient Greece, Rise and Fall
Series: Ancient Worlds and Civilizations, Book 6. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,610. Language: English. Originally Published: January 12, 2023 by AJ CARMICHAEL. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient » Greece
The Greek Empire's Territory in the year 478 BC, was geographically dominated by two peninsulas. Italy splits Europe into the eastern and western half, while Greece consists of two large peninsulas that extend from Europe into the Mediterranean. Separating the eastern region. The Greek world consisted of mainland Greece, the islands off its west coast, and the Aegean Sea, which separated...
Ancient India, Rise and Fall
Series: Ancient Worlds and Civilizations, Book 5. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,700. Language: English. Originally Published: December 22, 2022 by AJ CARMICHAEL. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian » India & southern Asia
In ancient Indian history, there were four significant eras as highlighted below, a quick introduction is important in order to digest the material in this book. Prehistoric era: From 500,000 BCE to 11,000 BCE, South Asian hunter-gatherers made stone tools and painted cave paintings at Bhimbetka during the Old and Middle Stone Ages. Merhgarh, in Baluchistan, was where South Asian farming began...
Mesopotamia, Rise and Fall
Series: Ancient Worlds and Civilizations, Book 1. Price: $39.99 USD. Words: 67,720. Language: English. Originally Published: October 12, 2022 by AJ CARMICHAEL. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
The most famous legacies of Mesopotamia are its human-headed, winged bulls and wedge-shaped writing system. Even though these objects offer a glimpse into an ancient culture's grandeur and mystery, the region's influence extends far beyond them. One of the first civilizations in the world, Mesopotamia is often called the "cradle of civilization." The civilization contributed to the development...
Ancient Rome, Rise and Fall
Series: Ancient Worlds and Civilizations, Book 3. Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 72,250. Language: English. Originally Published: November 30, 2022 by AJ CARMICHAEL. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient » Rome
The Roman Empire was one of the most powerful empires in history. Its reach extended throughout Europe, into Africa, and as far as Asia. But how did Romans become such a dominant force? And what made them different from other civilizations in their day? In this book, we'll look at some of the critical moments that shaped Rome into what it was when it finally fell: how they rose to power and...
Ancient Egypt, Rise and Fall
Series: Ancient Worlds and Civilizations, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,980. Language: English. Originally Published: December 4, 2022 by AJ CARMICHAEL. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient » Egypt
The history of Ancient Egypt is one of the most fascinating in the world, with a rich cultural heritage that dates to 5000 BCE and a history that has been preserved through thousands of years. It was first unified as one kingdom around 3100 BCE by King Menes, who founded the First Dynasty. The country would continue to be ruled by kings until 332 BCE, when it became part of Alexander's...
Minoan, Rise and Fall
Series: Ancient Worlds and Civilizations. Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 34,450. Language: English. Originally Published: November 8, 2022 by AJ CARMICHAEL. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Crete was inhabited by Neolithic cave dwellers around 7000 BC. Aside from their wood, stone, and bone tools, they also wore simple cloth, and their clothing was made from wood, stone, and bone. There is a good chance they came from Asia Minor, Syria, Palestine, or North Africa. Bull cults may have provided a clue to their origins in Neolithic Anatolia. Development was almost imperceptibly slow...

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