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Part 3: The Dominion Device
Around 70 B.C., a tradeship heading for Rome foundered off the coast of Antikythera. On board was the most sophisticated device known to the classical world: The Antikythera Mechanism - a set of gears that might foretell the ways of the stars. In th read more ...
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2.99 €
Part 2: The Gears of Fate
Around 70 B.C., a tradeship heading for Rome foundered off the coast of Antikythera. On board was the most sophisticated device known to the classical world: The Antikythera Mechanism - a set of gears that might foretell the ways of the stars. In the read more ...
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2.99 €
Part 1: Codebook of the Cosmos
Around 70 B.C., a tradeship heading for Rome foundered off the coast of Antikythera. On board was the most sophisticated device known to the classical world: The Antikythera Mechanism - a set of gears that might foretell the ways of the stars. In t read more ...
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2.99 €
The Lady of All
No one can tell who made the spheres with twelve faces or why or what the Romans called them: maybe Corpus Sacrum. Maybe something else. We refer to them as pentagon-dodecahedra. But that is a modern word, and an uncouth one, too. A hundred are know read more ...
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Reviewed by Alice DiNizo for Readers' Favorite The incredible steamship named Titanic sank on her maiden voyage across the Atlantic on April 15, 1912, and books have been written and movies produced about this tragic steamship disaster. Troy Veen read more ...
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2.99 €
“The world under heaven, after a long period of division, tends to unite; after a long period of union, tends to divide…” The Han dynasty is falling, the rebels and warlords fight each other for the hegemony in China. Who will bring peace to these read more ...
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4.80 €
In 1812, Lieutenant Lawrence Orr is defending the Canadas from an American invasion. Grievously injured, he finds himself falling for the two women tending him. Will he choose the doctor's daughter, a beautiful and enthusiastic young woman who matche read more ...
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1.49 €
On the island of Malta, in 8th century B.C., Nuriya desires love and romance as passionately as she desires to be a healer. Against the backdrop of temples to the Great Mother, ancestor spirits, and a charismatic Phoenician warrior, Nuriya comes of a read more ...
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2.99 €
After Captain Flint dies in Savannah from the effects of yellow fever and too much rum, young Dick Brown and his pirate shipmates set out to find Flint's hidden treasure. Their quest leads them first to England and then back to the Caribbean, searchi read more ...
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3.99 €
It is 320 AD and Hadrian's Wall separates Roman Britannia Inferior (now the northern counties of England) from the free lands to the north where the village of Darbarri is located. There, Jelena is asked by her father Druid Floyd to travel south of t read more ...
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2.49 €
This incomplete work covers one of the once planned fifteen years in Jenny Eden's life. She just joined the Harvey Corporation, a network infrastructure/data center company. This is contrasted with her CEO's life. Their journal entries are funny, hon read more ...
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2.29 €
An Appalachian Tale
(Short Story) Frank Jamison is a proud Appalachian man who relies heavily on his moonshining business to help his family endure the harsh and uneconomical times of the 1920s. However, when he finds out the local authorities and federal revenuers are read more ...
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0.76 €
Brothers of the Mountain Series
(Short Story) No one ever told the McCarty brothers the western frontier would be an easy place to live. This time, an ornery grizzly is on the prowl, making life tough for a few that happen to get in its way. However, Lucas, who also has a personal read more ...
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0.76 €
Brothers of the Mountain Series
(Short Story) Having the God-given right to roam and live free is the creed by which mountain men Henry and Lucas McCarty live. In the 1820s, however, America's free-roaming western frontier slithers with vile brutality and devilish conditions. When read more ...
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(Short Story) Henry and Lucas McCarty have traveled to the high lonesome of the Rocky Mountains to fulfill their wanton urges to seek out uncharted territories and gain desirable profits as respectable fur trappers and honorable mountain men. The br read more ...
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0.76 €
Life in 1961 wasn't easy
The liberated 60s have not reached the shores of New Zealand when Claire, a single pregnant girl is sent up-country to have her child, which is to be adopted out. The Sloane family are strangers who offer to board her through this time. But are they? read more ...
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2.49 €
Former intelligence operative and ex-Vietnam War soldier, social worker and teacher Tim Adams has spent five years in exile from both his time in Asia as well as an espionage mess that ended badly in San Francisco. When he was approached to assist a read more ...
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4.99 €
It's 1849. Betsy is 18, a minister's daughter, and pregnant. To escape the shame, she and her lover, Ike, run away from Pike County and join a wagon train headed for the California mining camp of Hangtown. It's a long, tough journey. On the trail and read more ...
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4.99 €
It is 327 BC and Alexander the Great ventures into India. He fights Rajah Porus and his raging elephants and soon befriends a yogi named Calanus. Alexander also sends for his wife Roxanne, the Afghani princess, one of the world’s loveliest women. Thi read more ...
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4.99 €
Can a successful and powerful entrepreneur with an impeccable reputation and moving in the highest circles of New York be born out of wedlock to a Japanese prostitute during the Second World War? Obviously someone thought it was possible and Tetsu read more ...
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4.99 €
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