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THE PARTHIAN INTERPRETER An Odyssey of the Later Empire by Michael E. Anderson

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ARoman senator and his Parthian slave battle their way across half the world to reach China. Their growing conflicts cause one man to lose his soul while the other finds love and purpose far from his birth country. The Parthian Interpreter:An Odyssey of the Later Empire Buy The Complete Version of This Book at   by. Peter Darman. Rating details ratings 35 reviews. When Rome transgresses upon his father's domain that lays between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, Pacorus, a prince of the Parthian Empire, is sent to exact revenge. After a string of victories Pacorus and his men are captured in Cappadocia, clapped in chains and sent to Italy to live out the rest of their days as /5. The year is 53 BC. The disastrous Battle of Carrhae is over. Forty thousand Romans lie dead on the field. Tribune Marcus Drusus Pontus must negotiate to save his men's lives. He and they must serve the triumphant Parthians, or die. They will be marched far to the east, over the plains and the mountains, to a strange land with stranger people, to guard the frontier and patrol the road that. Parthia: The Forgotten Ancient Superpower And Its Role In Biblical History by Steven M. Collins The rather impressive long title above well represents the subject matter in this book.

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The Parthians also appear in Herodotus' list of peoples subject to the Achaemenids; the historiographer treats the Parthians, Chorasmians, Sogdians and Areioi as peoples of a single satrapy (the 16th), whose annual tribute to the king he states to be only talents of silver. This "has rightly caused disquiet to modern scholars.". Chapter 5 of Akiva and Ephraim. Â In the same extract above from the Jewish Encyclopedia it was mentioned that, in his extensives traveling, among the many countries visited by R. Akiva, first on the list stood Parthia. This was not an accident. What is so special about Parthia that caught our attention? We have to remind our readers that after the death of King Solomon in c. BCE, the. The Parthian shot is a light horse military tactic made famous by the Parthians, an ancient Iranian being in real or feigned retreat, their horse archers would turn their bodies back in full gallop to shoot at the pursuing enemy. The maneuver required superb equestrian skills, since the rider's hands were occupied by his composite the stirrup had not been invented at the. Parthian Books works in partnership with Il Caduceo literary agency in Genoa who represents their writers in translation. Parthian has developed translation links throughout Europe and beyond, and its books have appeared in fifteen foreign language editions including French, Italian, Spanish, Arabic, Turkish, Danish, Portuguese and Russian.