The Odysseys of Homer: Translated According to the Greek,

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Ciceroc.doc A short three page overview of differences and similarities that exist between Cicero's letter to Atticus and Pliny the Younger's letters to Trajan. John Henry Newman, Callista: A Tale of the Third Century (1855), about a young woman in Roman Africa and the process by which she converts to Christianity; written by an Anglican convert to Catholicism who became a cardinal Kyle Onstott and Lance Horner, Child of the Sun (1966), about the "effeminate" and “perverted" Varius Avitus Bassianus, or Elagabalus, who became Emperor of Rome in A.

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Publisher: Nabu Press (March 13, 2014)

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