book details: click on a title
books by Colin C. Murphy
Books by Colin C. Murphy
The Lost Voices - Liber 3 - An epic trilogy of ancient Pompeii.
Pompeii's end approaches. But few yet realise the titanic scale of the events about to overwhelm them. Five thousand people cram the re-built theatre to see Publius's comedic satire on Epidius, but amid the roars of laughter, a smaller scene ends in terrible tragedy. Yet worse is to follow, for Cominia's secret past is revealed, her life threatened by Epidius's desperate desire for revenge, and [...]
The Lost Voices - Liber 2 - An epic trilogy of ancient Pompeii
t is 79AD. Seven years have passed and Publius and Cominia are married with children. His stepfather, Gnaeus, plots to destroy his hated political rival, Epidius, and he is not above using his own family as pawns to achieve his aims, putting them in terrible peril. And as a consequence passions are inflamed and a terrible secret is revealed that threatens to destroy their entire family. But while [...]
What Have The Romans Ever Done For Us - 30 ways in which the ancient Romans influence our lives today -
The Roman State, either as a Republic or an Empire, existed for 1,000 years and encompassed a vast area spanning Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Their influence was so enormous that even though the Roman Empire ended 1,600 years ago, we can still feel their presence in our everyday lives, although most of the time we aren't usually aware of the fact. Everything from our architecture to our [...]
The Lost Voices - Liber 1 - An epic trilogy of ancient Pompeii
The year is 62AD. The place is Pompeii, a mere dot on the vast map of the Roman world. Its inhabitants go about their daily lives. Cygnia, the beautiful slave of cruel masters dreams of a better life. Publius, son of a baker, entertains youthful hopes of becoming a playwright. Epidius, moneylender, schemes ruthlessly in pursuit of his ambitions. Gnaeus, the town's richest citizen and sponsor of [...]
|Home | Contact | Legal Notice | Impressum||Book Promotion | Do you like askDavid.com? | Boost Your Karma|
As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Amazon and the Amazon logo are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.