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The De-Textbook: The Stuff Y... - Cracked.com

The De-Textbook: The Stuff Y...Cracked.com

You are an idiot. Don’t get defensive! It’s not your fault. For decades your teachers, authority figures and textbooks have been lying to you. You do not have five senses. Your tongue doesn’t have neatly segregated taste-bud zones. You don… more

The De-Textbook: The Stuff You Didn’t Know About the Stuff You Thought You Knew
Plume , English
Ab Urbe Condita (The History... - Titus Livy

Ab Urbe Condita (The History...Titus Livy

Translated by D. Spilan.Livy’s incomplete history of the Roman Republic, starting with the mythical founding of the city of Rome.

Ab Urbe Condita (The History of Rome) Books 1-8 (Translated)
Titus Livy
Woman to Woman - Fiona Glyn

Woman to WomanFiona Glyn

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Five blazing stories of lesbian love. An American woman discovers a new passion in Rome. After a recent split, a young woman finds a new partner and a new hope for love. A young college instructor is madly in love with an older woman. A sec… more

Woman to Woman
Fiona Glyn
Spectrum Diva , English
The Gladiator - Carla Capshaw

The GladiatorCarla Capshaw

He won his fame—and his freedom—in the gory pits of Rome’s Colosseum. Yet the greatest challenge for once-legendary gladiator Caros Viriathos comes to him through a slave. His slave, the beautiful and mysterious Pelonia Valeria. Her secre… more

The Gladiator
Carla Capshaw
Steeple Hill Love Inspired Historical , English
The Story of Rome from the E... - Arthur Gilma

The Story of Rome from the E...Arthur Gilma

It is proposed to rehearse the lustrous story of Rome, from its beginning in the mists of myth and fable down to the mischievous times when the republic came to its end, just before the brilliant period of the empire opened. ”

The Story of Rome from the Earliest Times to the End of the Republic
Arthur Gilma
The Martyr of the Catacombs ... - Anonymous

The Martyr of the Catacombs ...Anonymous

”The Martyr of the Catacombs”“, A Tale of Ancient Rome was anonymously authored. It details life in the gladiatorial days of ancient Rome, and the persecution and martyrdom that Christians suffered during that time.This special Vook editio… more

The Martyr of the Catacombs (A Tale of Ancient Rome): Vook Classics
Vook , English
QUO VADIS (eBook edition, il... - Henryk  Sienkiewicz

QUO VADIS (eBook edition, il...Henryk Sienkiewicz

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This book is an epic love story set in the time of Nero and Christian persecution. Quo Vadis (where are you going?) - is a usage of the phrase that refers to the Christian tradition. It refers to the apocryphal Acts of Peter (Vercelli Acts … more

QUO VADIS (eBook edition, illustrated and includes the author’s bio)
Henryk Sienkiewicz
Ancient Wisdom Publications , English
A Mist of Prophecies: A Nove... - Steven Saylor

A Mist of Prophecies: A Nove...Steven Saylor

During the Roman Civil War, as the forces of Pompey and Julius Caesar fight a series of battles in the provinces over control of the Republic, Rome itself is a hotbed of intrigue as those left behind wait for word. In this tentative and tre… more

A Mist of Prophecies: A Novel of Ancient Rome (Novels of Ancient Rome)
Steven Saylor
Minotaur Books , English
The Great Roman-Jewish War - Flavius Josephus

The Great Roman-Jewish WarFlavius Josephus

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An eyewitness account of a turning point in Judaism, Christianity, and all of Western civilization, this work chronicles the Jewish revolt against the Roman Empire from AD 66–70. Written by a leader among the Jewish resistance who switched … more

The Great Roman-Jewish War
Flavius Josephus
Dover Publications , English
Aerthos: Escape the Arena - J.R. Stanley

Aerthos: Escape the ArenaJ.R. Stanley

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In the Great Republic of Rome, Aerthos finds that he is nothing to his captors but an animal, forced to fight to live (or die) in the Arena.He faces the sword, as he and the other slaves plan their escape.

Aerthos: Escape the Arena
J.R. Stanley
History of the Byzantine Emp... - George Finlay

History of the Byzantine Emp...George Finlay

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THE institutions of Imperial Rome had long thwarted the great law of man’s existence which impels him to better his condition, when the accession of Leo the Isaurian to the throne of Constantinople suddenly opened a new era in the history o… more

History of the Byzantine Empire - AD 717-1057 (Illustrated)
George Finlay
Didactic Press , English
Gay Slaves of Ancient Rome - Dallas Sketchman

Gay Slaves of Ancient RomeDallas Sketchman

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A story from ancient Rome of man love.

Gay Slaves of Ancient Rome
Dallas Sketchman
Dallas Sketchman , English
Three Short Italian Stories - Benedetta Rossi

Three Short Italian StoriesBenedetta Rossi

Stories of three Italian lives guided by emotions, leading to love or disillusionment. Set amongst the villas of Rome and the fields in the countryside around Perugia, these accounts told through the personal view of each narrator, trace, f… more

Three Short Italian Stories
Benedetta Rossi
From Rome to Rationalism or ... -  Joseph McCabe

From Rome to Rationalism or ... Joseph McCabe

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From Rome to Rationalism or Why I Left the Church — 1896

From Rome to Rationalism or Why I Left the Church - 1896
Joseph McCabe
Face to Face: Portraits of t... - Robin M. Jensen

Face to Face: Portraits of t...Robin M. Jensen

Examining how God and eventually Christ are portrayed in early Christian art, Jensen explores questions of the relationship between art and theology, conflicts over idolatry and iconography, and how the Christological controversies affected… more

Face to Face: Portraits of the Divine in Early Christianity
Robin M. Jensen
Augsburg Fortress Publishers , English
Social Struggles in Archaic ... - Kurt A. Raaflaub

Social Struggles in Archaic ...Kurt A. Raaflaub

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This widely respected study of social conflicts between the patrician elite and the plebeians in the first centuries of the Roman republic has now been enhanced by a new chapter on material culture, updates to individual chapters, an update… more

Social Struggles in Archaic Rome: New Perspectives on the Conflict of the Orders
Kurt A. Raaflaub
Wiley-Blackwell , English
Pompeii: A Conspiracy Among Friends - Robert Colton

Pompeii: A Conspiracy Among FriendsRobert Colton

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Following the events told in Pompeii: A Tale of Murder in Ancient RomeIn the aftermath of the earthquake, rumors swirl that a woman thought to have been killed by the disaster was seen alive hours after the last aftershock. Marcellus stumbl… more

Pompeii: A Conspiracy Among Friends
Robert Colton


Paul was the luckiest man on earth. At least, he thought he was. In his mid-forties he had spent the first half of his life doing anything and everything he enjoyed. He had a few girlfriends here and there, and one that even broke his heart… more

Golden dove
The Strix (Bag of Tricks) - Amber Skyze, Katalina Leon

The Strix (Bag of Tricks)Amber Skyze, Katalina Leon

Genre: Vampire ParanormalA cursed amber amulet unearthed in Pompeii flings Arcona into a past life of witchcraft, bloodshed, revenge, and sexual slavery to the cruel Master of a gladiatorial school. This violent parallel world is populated … more

The Strix (Bag of Tricks)
Amber Skyze, Katalina Leon
Loose Id LLC , English