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Turkey - Ephesus

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Veronica
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Turkey - Ephesus

Postby Veronica » Sat October 15th, 2011, 12:09 pm

I have a recent interest in Ephesus and have only managed to find one HF that takes place in Ephesus.
Would you happen to know any?
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wendy
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Postby wendy » Sat October 15th, 2011, 12:27 pm

"Veronica" wrote:I have a recent interest in Ephesus and have only managed to find one HF that takes place in Ephesus.
Would you happen to know any?


No idea. But it's a wonderful island. Did you go to Istanbul?
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Veronica
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Postby Veronica » Sat October 15th, 2011, 12:28 pm

No but I was hoping to go next year. :)
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wendy
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Postby wendy » Sat October 15th, 2011, 12:32 pm

"Veronica" wrote:No but I was hoping to go next year. :)


The palace is awesome. I got lost in the harem! But there's a whole story attached to that that requires a glass of champagne for the telling :)
Wendy K. Perriman

Fire on Dark Water (Penguin, 2011)

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Veronica
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Postby Veronica » Sat October 15th, 2011, 12:37 pm

"wendy" wrote:...........But there's a whole story attached to that that requires a glass of champagne for the telling :)


I'll let you know if I'm heading your way! ;) :D
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MLE (Emily Cotton)
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Interest in HF: started in childhood with the classics, which, IMHO are HF even if they were contemporary when written.
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Preferred HF: Currently prefer 1600 and earlier, but I'll read anything that keeps me turning the page.
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Postby MLE (Emily Cotton) » Sat October 15th, 2011, 2:08 pm

One that I can think of -- An Echo in the Darkness by Francine Rivers. It has a feel of the Robe or Quo Vadis about it -- Christians facing Roman persecution, etc.

For an early 20th c. picture of Istanbul, among other places, you should check out a fictionalized biography of the mother author Kenize Mourad never knew, Regards from the Dead Princess
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Postby Chris Little » Sat October 15th, 2011, 4:13 pm

The first 50 pages of Gillian Bradshaw's "Beacon at Alexandria" are set in Ephesus.

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Veronica
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Postby Veronica » Mon October 17th, 2011, 9:12 pm

Thank you. I keep look. I find it hard to even find NF about Ephesus. Seems like it's hidden in other books such as Greek temples and seven wonders of the ancient world.
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