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La legión perdida

La legión perdida

Author: Santiago Posteguillo
Publisher: Grupo Planeta Spain
ISBN: 8408151789
Pages:
Year: 2016-02-23
Intrigas, batallas, dos mujeres adolescentes, idiomas extraños, Roma, Partia, India, China, dos Césares y una emperatriz se entrecruzan en el mayor relato épico del mundo antiguo, La legión perdida, la novela con la que Santiago Posteguillo cierra su aclamada trilogía sobre Trajano. Hay emperadores que terminan un reinado, pero otros cabalgan directos a la leyenda.
Netlinguistics

Netlinguistics

Author: Santiago Posteguillo
Publisher: Universitat Jaume I
ISBN: 8480214449
Pages: 180
Year: 2003
Netlinguistics is here presented as a comprehensive linguistic framework account for language usage and change in Internet. This book proposes the development of a new field of research and study within applied linguistics.
The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri: Inferno

The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri: Inferno

Author: Dante Alighieri
Publisher:
ISBN:
Pages:
Year: 1885

Alexander: The Sands of Ammon

Alexander: The Sands of Ammon

Author: Valerio Manfredi
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743434374
Pages: 416
Year: 2002-03-05
A second volume in a historical trilogy based ont he life of Alexander the Great follows the legendary Macedonian leader in his passionate pursuit of world conquest, defeating the Persians, under the leadership of Memnon, with whom he competes not only for military supremacy, but also for the love of Memnon's beautiful wife, Barsine. Original. 35,000 first printing.
God's Spy

God's Spy

Author: Juan Gomez-Jurado
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440632022
Pages: 368
Year: 2008-02-26
The #1 Spanish bestseller, sold in over 40 countries, a spectacular contemporary thriller set in the heart of the Vatican A ruthless serial killer, a chilling conspiracy, and a deadly race around the Vatican converge in this internationally bestselling thriller. In the days following the death of Pope John Paul II, the horribly disfigured body of a cardinal is discovered in a chapel in Rome. With a serial killer now on the loose in the Vatican, Police Inspector Paola Dicanti is assigned to the grisly case. Desperate to find the killer before another victim dies, she enlists the help of Father Anthony Fowler, a charismatic American priest who knows more about the killer than Paola could have imagined. As Paola and Father Anthony struggle through the web of tantalizing clues, the evidence leads them to powerful figures within the Church hierarchy. But their pursuit of the truth may make them the next pawns to be sacrificed in this terrifying and deadly game.
The Name of the Rose

The Name of the Rose

Author: Umberto Eco
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544176561
Pages: 579
Year: 2014-04-22
In 1327, Brother William of Baskerville is sent to investigate charges of heresy against Franciscan monks at a wealthy Italian abbey but finds his mission overshadowed by seven bizarre murders.
Fabiola; Or, The Church of the Catacombs

Fabiola; Or, The Church of the Catacombs

Author: Nicholas Patrick Wiseman
Publisher:
ISBN:
Pages: 385
Year: 1860

Deposed

Deposed

Author: David Barbaree
Publisher: Bonnier Publishing Fiction Ltd.
ISBN: 1785762680
Pages: 480
Year: 2017-05-04
'Outstanding. An extraordinary recreation of ancient Rome. Miss this at your peril' Ben Kane More gripping than Game of Thrones and more ruthless than House of Cards - this a stunning new thriller of power, treachery and revenge In a darkened cell, a brutally deposed dictator lies crippled - deprived of his power, his freedom - and his eyes. On the edge of utter despair, his only companion is the young boy who brings him his meagre rations, a mere child who fears his own shadow. But to one who has held and lost the highest power, one thing alone is crystal clear: even emperors were mere children once. Ten years later, the new ruler's son watches uneasily over his father's empire. Wherever he looks rebellion is festering, and those closest to him have turned traitor once before. To this city in crisis comes a hugely wealthy senator from the very edge of the empire, a young and angry ward at his heels. He is witty but inscrutable, generous with his time and money to a leader in desperate need of a friend - and he wears a bandage over his blinded eyes. The fallen emperor's name is Nero. But this isn't his story. 'This marvellous debut moves backwards and forwards in time to tell the story of Nero's possible and astonishing tale' Sunday Express 'Barbaree has delivered an extraordinary first novel, impressing with its complex plotting, powerful imagination, strong and authentic characters, and the author's gift for making fiction seem so palpably real. Politics, scheming, corruption, barbarity and betrayal... the best bits of Roman history but with an original new twist!' Lancashire Evening Post 'A blinder! 5 stars' Weekend Sport
The Thoughts of the Emperor Marcus Aurelius Antoninus

The Thoughts of the Emperor Marcus Aurelius Antoninus

Author: Marcus Aurelius (Emperor of Rome)
Publisher:
ISBN:
Pages: 296
Year: 1892

The Beacon at Alexandria

The Beacon at Alexandria

Author: Gillian Bradshaw
Publisher: Soho PressInc
ISBN: 1569470103
Pages: 376
Year: 1986
In the Fourth Century A.D., independent and determined young Charis is forbidden to become a doctor because she is a woman. Disguising herself as a eunuch she flees Ephesus for Alexandria, then the center of learning. There she apprentices to a Jewish doctor but eventually becomes drawn into Church politics and is forced once again to flee. She serves as an army doctor at a Roman outpost in Thrace until, kidnapped by barbarian Visigoths, she finds her destiny to heal and also to be a woman and a wife.
Chaldean Oracles

Chaldean Oracles

Author: G. R. S. Mead
Publisher: Leonardo Paolo Lovari
ISBN: 8885519202
Pages:
Year: 2017-07-28
UNDER this general title is now being published a series of small volumes, drawn from or based upon, the mystic, theosophic and gnostic writings of the ancients, so as to make more easily available for the ever-widening circle of those who love such things, some echoes of the mystic experiences and initiatory lore of their spiritual ancestry. There are many who love the life of the spirit, and who long for the light of gnostic illumination, but who are not sufficiently equipped to study the writings of the ancients at first hand, or to follow unaided the labours of scholars. These little volumes are therefore intended to serve as introduction to the study of the more difficult literature of the subject; and it is hoped that at the same time they may become for some, who have, as yet, not even heard of the Gnosis, stepping-stones to higher things.
A critical old-spelling edition of Nahum Tate's Brutus of Alba

A critical old-spelling edition of Nahum Tate's Brutus of Alba

Author: Nahum Tate, Robert R. Craven
Publisher: Dissertations-G
ISBN:
Pages: 250
Year: 1987-06-01

Women and Politics in Ancient Rome

Women and Politics in Ancient Rome

Author: Richard A. Bauman
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134821344
Pages: 310
Year: 2002-11-01
First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Leo Africanus

Leo Africanus

Author: Amin Maalouf
Publisher: New Amsterdam Books
ISBN: 1461663318
Pages: 368
Year: 1998-03-25
"I, Hasan the son of Muhammad the weigh-master, I, Jean-Leon de Medici, circumcised at the hand of a barber and baptized at the hand of a pope, I am now called the African, but I am not from Africa, nor from Europe, nor from Arabia. I am also called the Granadan, the Fassi, the Zayyati, but I come from no country, from no city, no tribe. I am the son of the road, my country is the caravan, my life the most unexpected of voyages." Thus wrote Leo Africanus, in his fortieth year, in this imaginary autobiography of the famous geographer, adventurer, and scholar Hasan al-Wazzan, who was born in Granada in 1488. His family fled the Inquisition and took him to the city of Fez, in North Africa. Hasan became an itinerant merchant, and made many journeys to the East, journeys rich in adventure and observation. He was captured by a Sicilian pirate and taken back to Rome as a gift to Pope Leo X, who baptized him Johannes Leo. While in Rome, he wrote the first trilingual dictionary (Latin, Arabic and Hebrew), as well as his celebrated Description of Africa, for which he is still remembered as Leo Africanus.
Return to Your Skin

Return to Your Skin

Author: Luz Gabás
Publisher: AmazonCrossing
ISBN: 1477823182
Pages:
Year: 2017-08-15
Past and present are interwoven in this story of everlasting love, where the shadow of witchcraft and man’s greed are defeated by one woman’s passion that transcends space and time. Brianda, a young engineer, leaves her comfortable life in Madrid to learn more about her ancestors. When she travels to a cold, isolated village high in the Pyrenees to explore her roots, Brianda discovers a family secret—and a new love interest. The mysterious Corso, who is challenging destiny by restoring the neglected manor he has inherited, offers to help Brianda in her research. Together they uncover another woman named Brianda in the family archives, a woman who lived four centuries ago. Heiress to the distinguished lord of Orrun, Brianda of Lubich defied convention by refusing to marry and carry on the family lineage. In a land convulsed by wars, twenty-four women were accused in one of the most dramatic episodes in the history of Spanish witchcraft. Due to her unconventional ways, Brianda became a target. She makes a promise to her true love, a promise she may not live to keep.