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by Gordopolis
Thu May 25th, 2017, 11:33 am
Forum: Author Announcements
Topic: Legionary: Empire of Shades
Replies: 0
Views: 1294

Legionary: Empire of Shades

Not been on here for nearly 2 years! Sorry for my lack of contribution, but it's been like that in many aspects of my life. Anyway, here's my latest work. Hope it's of interest: Legionary: Empire of Shades http://www.gordondoherty.co.uk/sigpic/Legionary_Empire%20of%20Shades_800pxby1200px.jpg?height=...
by Gordopolis
Thu May 25th, 2017, 11:31 am
Forum: Books by Historical Fiction Online Members
Topic: Guidelines and Additions
Replies: 76
Views: 26111

Re: Guidelines and Additions

Late Antiquity military adventures in 'Legionary: Empire of Shades' (Gordon Doherty) http://www.gordondoherty.co.uk/sigpic/Legionary_Empire%20of%20Shades_800pxby1200px.jpg?height=320&width=213 https://www.amazon.co.uk/Legionary-Empire-Shades-6-ebook/dp/B0713XVJQ2 379 AD: Thracia has fallen to the Go...
by Gordopolis
Tue November 10th, 2015, 10:59 am
Forum: Member Writings
Topic: Legionary: Gods & Emperors
Replies: 0
Views: 599

Legionary: Gods & Emperors

Part 5 of the Legionary series, 'Legionary: Gods & Emperors' has launched! http://www.gordondoherty.co.uk/_/rsrc/1445686318631/writeblog/legionarygodsemperors/Legionary_Gods-and-Emperors_1800pxby2700px.jpg?height=320&width=213 The fate of the East rests on the edge of a sword as the legions and the ...
by Gordopolis
Sat November 7th, 2015, 11:27 am
Forum: Travel
Topic: Constantinople and Adrianople
Replies: 0
Views: 465

Constantinople and Adrianople

Ah, cool forum - seems like the right place to post my historical travel/exploration articles. Back in February I spent a few weeks in northwestern Turkey (the European part) researching the backdrop to my book 'Legionary: Gods & Emperors'. I spent a week or so exploring Istanbul/Constantinople: htt...
by Gordopolis
Thu November 5th, 2015, 12:23 pm
Forum: Audiobooks
Topic: Listening vs Reading a Book
Replies: 57
Views: 8492

Re: Listening vs Reading a Book

Yep, I'm a good reader but a poor listener. I think (hope) I take more in when I'm listening to people face to face, but listening to a radio/audiobook/podcast or whatever, my attention just zones in and out. I listened to a podcast this morning that sounded like just my thing. An hour later, the en...
by Gordopolis
Thu February 5th, 2015, 4:02 pm
Forum: Chat
Topic: The Most Annoying thing today
Replies: 1404
Views: 83294

[quote=""MLE (Emily Cotton)""]Gordopolis, that is a poor response to your cat's generosity. It shared the best parts, and you turn up your nose![/quote]

Turned up my nose ... and turned over my stomach!
by Gordopolis
Thu February 5th, 2015, 11:41 am
Forum: Member Announcements
Topic: Legionary: The Scourge of Thracia
Replies: 0
Views: 4506

Legionary: The Scourge of Thracia

The fourth volume of the 'Legionary' series is here! http://www.gordondoherty.co.uk/_/rsrc/1422350982793/writeblog/legionarythescourgeofthracia/Legionary_Scourge%20of%20Thracia_800by1200.jpg?height=200&width=133 The legions are in tatters, and the Gothic hordes are gathering beyond the mountains . ....
by Gordopolis
Thu February 5th, 2015, 11:40 am
Forum: Member Writings
Topic: Legionary: The Scourge of Thracia
Replies: 0
Views: 1562

Legionary: The Scourge of Thracia

The fourth volume of the 'Legionary' series is here! http://www.gordondoherty.co.uk/_/rsrc/1422350982793/writeblog/legionarythescourgeofthracia/Legionary_Scourge%20of%20Thracia_800by1200.jpg?height=200&width=133 The legions are in tatters, and the Gothic hordes are gathering beyond the mountains . ....
by Gordopolis
Thu February 5th, 2015, 11:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading? October 2013
Replies: 128
Views: 9561

About to start Kate Quinn's 'Lady of the Eternal City', set in the time of Emperor Hadrian. Loved her short in 'A Day of Fire' so hoping this will live up to that standard too.
by Gordopolis
Thu February 5th, 2015, 11:32 am
Forum: Chat
Topic: The Most Annoying thing today
Replies: 1404
Views: 83294

When the cat leaves a shapeless mass of feathers and entrails at the back door. Ah, lovely, I don't think I'll be having that berry jam on my toast anymore...

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