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Greece and Rome at War
A revised edition of this guide to twelve centuries of military development. Connolly combines a detailed account of the arms and armies of Greece and Rome with full color artwork.
Legionnaire: Five Years in the French Foreign Legion
“A pleasure to read and nearly impossible to put down.” –Army Times “Embodies an experience that many have enjoyed in fantasy–few in reality.” –The Washington Post The French Foreign Legion–mysterious, romantic, deadly–is filled with men of dubious character, and hardly the place for a proper Englishman just nineteen years of age. Yet in 1960, Simon Murray traveled alone to Paris, Marseilles, and ultimately Algeria to ...
Archangel's Legion (Guild Hunter Book 6)
FIRST TIME IN PRINT Nalini Singh, the New York Times bestselling “alpha author of paranormal romance” ( Booklist) returns to an immortal world of violent passion and lethal power…on the brink of a deadly archangelic war. Angels are falling from the sky in New York, struck down by a vicious, unknown force. Vampires are dying impossibly of disease. Guild hunter Elena Deveraux and the Archangel Raphael must discover the source ...
Tarot of Ceremonial Magick: A Pictorial Synthesis of Three Great Pillars of Magick
Lon Milo Duquette
The Tarot of Ceremonial Magick is a new deck created by DuQuette and published by U. S. Games. In this groundbreaking book, he explains the symbology of the cards. On each card is shown the Zodiacal, Enochian, Ceremonial, Goetic, Tattvic, and Elemental components, along with the card's place in each of those systems, and its relationships to other cards. For students of Crowley's works, this new deck and book makes his conceptual connections ...
Marching With Caesar-Antony and Cleopatra: Part II-Cleopatra
R.W. Peake, 2013
In the fourth book of the critically acclaimed Marching With Caesar series, Titus Pullus and his 10th Legion are still in the thick of the maelstrom that follows after the assassination of Gaius Julius Caesar. With the disastrous campaign in Parthia behind them, Mark Antony continues his struggle with Octavian, both men vying for ultimate control of Rome. Enter Cleopatra VII, the Pharaoh of Egypt and mother of Julius Caesar's son, who harbors ...
The Legion of Shadow: DestinyQuest Book 1
You have no memory of your past. With only a sword and a backpack to your name, you must discover your destiny in an unfamiliar world full of monsters and magic. As you guide your hero through this epic adventure, you will be choosing the danger that they face, the monsters that they fight and the treasures that they find. Every decision that you make will have an impact on the story - and, ultimately, the fate of your hero. With ...
The Complete Sonic the Hedgehog Comic Encyclopedia
Follow the Blue Blur through Mobius and beyond! An all-new, encyclopedic look at the world of Sonic the Hedgehog, complete with character profiles and storyline recaps in easy-to-use reference format! What is Sonic's dog's name? Who's the robo-villian who knocks his foes down like bowling pins? Where is the Special Zone? What powerful force keeps Angel Island afloat? Find the answers plus all the in-depth info we could squeeze inside these ...
Legionnaire: An Englishman in the French Foreign Legion
Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd
Simon Murray was nineteen when he joined the French Foreign Legion. Inspired by the romantic myths of Beau Geste, he found himself in the ranks of one of the world's greatest - and toughest - fighting forces. He kept a unique diary of the hard living, harsh discipline, and the military tradition of 'March or Die' which he turned into this gripping book. "Simon Murray's personal account of a gently reared, well-educated British youth's coming of ...
Nobody Loves a Centurion (SPQR VI)
John Maddox Roberts
St. Martin's Griffin
Like so many young men in later generations, Roman playboy/detective Decius Caecilius Metellus the Younger is faced with the necessity of serving in his country's armed forces. Since a dangerous enemy has become powerful in the politics of Rome, Decius is just as well out of the city for a while. He sets out to join Caesar in Gaul (where the general has come and seen, but has as yet not been able to conquer. The occupying Roman army is at a ...
Nomad: Lucifer's Legion Motorcycle Club #2
I see you. I know you. I am you. He should've put a bullet in her head when he had the chance. When Luc "Lucifer" Bontrager wakes up to Lilith - the satanic, sociopath bitch he left for dead in the desert - holding a gun to his head, his first thought is the girl he's got stashed in the club's basement. That's how he knows he's fucked. He's lived his life kidnapping women and training them for Lucifer's Legion Motorcycle Club to sell ...
The Dragon Legion Collection (Dragonfire series Book 9)
Deborah A. Cooke, 2014
They will sacrifice anything to regain the loves they've lost... When the Dragon Legion take custody of the darkfire crystal, Drake and his fellow dragon shifters fear that the sorcery trapped in the stone is bent on destroying them. In Kiss of Danger, Alexander defends his wife and son from a vicious killer who has followed him through time. In Kiss of Darkness, Damien enters the realm of the dead to fix an old mistake, but loses his ...
Swords of the Legion
New York, N.Y. : Ballantine Books
The Legion (The Legacy Trilogy)
Tracey McDonald Publishers, 2014
A tyrant has been stopped. A new adversary, far more dangerous than the last, has emerged. The war has only just begun. It has been four months since I murdered my husband, Eric Dane. Four months since the battle that was supposed to change our world. The year is 2044, and although we may have won the battle, the war is far from over. We believed that our mission was accomplished, that freedom was finally within our grasp. We were wrong. We ...
Swinging for the Fences: How American Legion Baseball Transformed a Group of Boys Into a Team of Men
Carl P Maggio, 2014
In 2008, the surviving members of the Crenshaw Post 715 American Legion team gathered in Sedona, Arizona, to honor the memory of Billy Consolo. Stories of their fallen teammate opened a door to cherished memories of time spent together in childhood, learning the game of life through the game of baseball. With no adults to supervise them in the playgrounds and sandlots, Carl Paul Maggio and his friends grew to understand the principles of fair ...
Tenth Legion ("White Edition")
Tom Kelly, Inc.
Tom got the rights to his 1973 classic, TENTH LEGION, back from Globe Pequot Press. They had been printing in paperback until last year. We purchased and sold what they had left in stock. We titled the new book, TOM KELLY'S -TENTH LEGION, "White Edition". The books will be signed by Colonel Tom Kelly . Tenth Legion has long been considered the greatest - and most hilarious - book on turkey hunting. Yet until now it was only available in a ...
Soldiers and Ghosts: A History of Battle in Classical Antiquity
J. E. Lendon
Yale University Press
What set the successful armies of Sparta, Macedon, and Rome apart from those they defeated? In this major new history of battle from the age of Homer through the decline of the Roman empire, J. E. Lendon surveys a millennium of warfare to discover how militaries change—and don’t change—and how an army’s greatness depends on its use of the past. Noting this was an age that witnessed few technological advances, J. E. Lendon shows us that ...
Teenagers from the Future: Essays on the Legion of Super-Heroes
Sequart Research & Literacy Organization, 2012
For 50 years, the Legion of Super-Heroes has occupied its own, vital corner of the DC Universe — and comics fandom. The Legion’s expansive cast, bizarre characters, futuristic setting, extended storylines, and elaborate continuity all set it apart from other super-hero comics. This essay collection, from fans and scholars alike, is as diverse as Legion history. Essays examine significant runs (by Jim Shooter, Paul Levitz, and Keith Giffen); ...
Rise of the Goddess (****All proceeds from the Rise of the Goddess anthology will go to benefit the Elliott ...
Crushing Hearts and Black Butterfly Publishing, 2014
The Goddess: a female deity who represents strength, love, dignity, sexuality, motherhood, wrath, peace, the elements, and so much more. She is the symbol of every woman who has ever been or will ever come to be. She comes from a myriad of places and beliefs, her image always changing, but her presence always there. In this collection of fourteen beautifully written stories and three lovely original artworks, the Goddess rises in many unique ...
Jackson and Eva (Vampire Therapy Book 1)
Hot Ink Press, 2013
Jackson and Eva is a patchwork quilt of quirky characters that combine humor, drama, horror and pathos set within a time- spanning backdrop. This is the story of the dissolution of the marriage of two mortals, Jackson and Eva, who have become a part of the lives of the inhabitants of The Cat's Ass Boutique, a Vampire nightclub. It is also the story of the dysfunctional lives and relationships of Vampires, thus proving that immortality does not ...
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