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What was the ancient world like, really?

The Far Arena is a Jurassic Park type of scenario, featuring a gladiator recovered from the ice ( like Otzi) and revived. I read it before but picked it up again remembering that I had enjoyed it. Fun to read … Continue reading

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Master and God: Lindsey Davis

The reader may expect that this is one more of my Christian roots books, like “God and Empire” and “The First Paul”. No. It’s a historical novel about Domitian, who liked to be called this: “master” is very normal, Domine, … Continue reading

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