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"They were the heroes of old, Men of Renown."
This is their story...

Saph wants to be remembered.
He wants the bards to sing his name throughout the empire of Atlantis.
He wants his fame to live on forever.

The children of angels have always been known for their heroic deeds. But their standards are changing. Disillusioned by corruption amongst his kin, Saph sets out on hi
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ebook, 166 pages
Published April 2012 by Amazon Kindle
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Jessiqua Wittman
Sep 10, 2012 Jessiqua Wittman rated it really liked it
It's going to take me a while to recover from this one...
The fact that this story has lingered in obscurity for so long is a tragedy. This author deserves far more acclaim than he's gotten, that's for sure.
Men of Renown is one of the most memorable stories I've read in a very long time. The characters are realistically fallible, and you don't realize how truly attached you've gotten to them until the book closes. There's plenty of well-constructed action, a wide variety of environments and setti
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Robert Gilbert
Oct 24, 2015 Robert Gilbert rated it really liked it  ·  (Review from the author)  ·  review of another edition
Men of Renown was a blend of two different things. One was an exploration of Creation theories involving antediluvian geology, paleontology, and mythology. The other was a warning to the men in my life who were headed straight for their own self-destruction. Ironically, as I write this comment, the pastor most responsible for disemboweling my church is hosting a Creation conference at his big, impressive church in the next town over. This man was my pastor’s mentor—the guy my pastor looked up to ...more
Sandra
Mar 23, 2013 Sandra rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
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This was a rather unexpected tale of heroism.
I saw this book in an advert shown on Goodreads and decided to risk it. I love to read books of writers I haven't heard from before.

They were the heroes of old, Men of Renown. This is their story...
Somehow I started thinking about knights and round tables reading this sentence. I was very much mistaken, as this story takes place much, much earlier then the legends of Arthur. Anyway, as much as I was disappointed on realizing this, it didn't take me
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Robert J. A. Gilbert is a storyteller at heart, and a writer in his spare time. His works include fables, poems, songs, and recently young reader chapter books.
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“A hero is not measured by the lives that he has saved. A hero is measured by the number of the dead that he did not join.” 3 likes
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