3rd Century

Legends of Persia | Son of the Moon

By Jennifer Macaire - Published 2017

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Time-slip

These two books are sequels to The Road to Alexander, reviewed in the November 2017 issue of Historical Novels Review. The three books can ...Read Review

Fire and Sword: Throne of the Caesars, Book 3

By Harry Sidebottom - Published 2016 (Canada)Published 2017

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AdventureMilitary

In 238 AD, the Roman Empire is in chaos. Co-emperors Gordian the Elder and his son have both been killed in Africa. The former ...Read Review

Blood & Steel: Throne of the Caesars

By Harry Sidebottom - Published 2016

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AdventureMilitary

In 238 AD, twenty-one months after Maximinus Thrax becomes Emperor of Rome, two men in Carthage, Gordian the Younger, a Legate, and his elderly ...Read Review

The Earthly Gods

By Nick Brown - Published 2016

Genres:

Adventure

273 AD. Imperial Agent Cassius Corbulo is about to throw away a promising career. His bodyguard, Indavara, has been kidnapped, and after weeks of ...Read Review

Twilight of Empire III: Battle for Rome

By Ian Ross - Published 2015Published 2017

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AdventureMilitary

Battle for Rome is the third novel in Ian Ross’ Twilight of Empire series, following Constantine’s rise to power from Britain to ...Read Review

The Medicus Codex

By Cy Stein - Published 2016

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Mystery/CrimeThriller

When Aaron, a Galilean Jew, leaves his homeland for Rome, he knows he aims high in seeking to become a student of Galen, ...Read Review

Zenobia

By Don Maker - Published 2013

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Readers of Edward Gibbon’s Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire will probably recall one of its most interesting side-stories, the tale ...Read Review

Daughter of Sand and Stone

By Libbie Hawker - Published 2015

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Biographical Fiction

At seventeen, Zenobia bat-Zabbai of 3rd-century Palmyra is old enough to wed, but none of the prospective suitors meets her approval. She is ...Read Review

Zenobia: Challenging a Legend

By Russ Wallace - Published 2015

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Adventure

“Complicating Zenobia’s life is a budding romance with her brilliant and charismatic instructor. The challenge: he is the scholar, she the warrior. ...Read Review

The Emperor’s Silver

By Nick Brown - Published 2015

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeThriller

The Roman Empire in 273 AD. The Palmyrans have been defeated, but there is trouble in Egypt, and the Empire faces financial ruin with ...Read Review