A Mixture of Madness: A Mixture of Madness: Book II of The by Andrew Levkoff

By Andrew Levkoff

"No first-class soul is exempt from a mix of madness." - Aristotle

At 19, they chained Alexandros to the huge tail of a triumphant Roman military marching domestic; only one extra morsel between hundreds of thousands for a urban continually hungry for an additional assisting of slaves. 30 years later, he rides on the head of 7 legions beside his grasp and benefactor. Marcus Licinius Crassus is a guy bent upon a warfare of revenge. Alexandros will do whatever to forestall him.

From the Historical Novel Society review:  "Readers don't need to learn the 1st quantity so that it will get pleasure from this present one, and Roman heritage buffs might be in a position to bet the form of the recent book's plot: Crassus, financier, doting father and husband, disgruntled triumvir, and would-be conqueror of the East. Levkoff has Alexander the slave at his master's aspect via virtually every little thing, with out ever sentimentalizing his slave prestige (Crassus could like Alexander, yet he's additionally speedy to threaten floggings while he's in a nasty temper) or filling the personality with inconceivable braveries."

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P. among the vogul, godatti reports, shamanism is hereditary and is also transmitted in the female line. but the future shaman exhibits exceptional traits from 46 adolescence; he very early becomes nervous and is sometimes even subject to epileptic seizures, which are interpreted as meetings with the gods. f. 3, helsinld 1927) among the siberian sarnoyed and the ostyak shamanism is hereditary. on the shaman’s death, his son fashions a wooden image of his father’s hand and through this symbol inherits his powers.

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