Ancient & Medieval Historical Fiction

The focus of this group is historical fiction set in Ancient and Medieval eras(with some post Medieval), in any geographical location. Preference is given to themes of: engaging politics, sprawling battles, drugs(errr .. mead) and debauchery. If authors like Robyn Young, Bernard Cornwell, Steven Pressfield resonate with you, this group is designed for you. If you are bursting in your seams to discuss their books, please do come in.
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+ Rules & Guidelines
This topic has been closed to new comments. * RULES FOR Posting Comments & Topics in Folders
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last updated Oct 23, 2013 04:04PM
* AUTHORS PLEASE READ: Author Posting Rules
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last updated Aug 25, 2016 06:08PM
Spoilers & Threads: The How To Guide
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Linking to Books or Authors in Posts: The How To Guide
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last updated Nov 20, 2014 12:04PM
Broadcasts & Messages From Moderators
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+ General Discussions
* The 10 'MUST READ' Books of the Historical Fiction Genre
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 237 posts · 2294 views
last updated Sep 02, 2019 07:10PM
* MEET & GREET
By Ireney · 3505 posts · 1301 views
last updated Feb 04, 2020 08:36PM
* What Are You Reading Right Now? ( Hwæt béon ðu bocrædung?)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 9502 posts · 1769 views
last updated 4 hours, 50 min ago
* New & Upcoming Releases
By Ireney · 359 posts · 783 views
last updated Oct 16, 2019 03:57PM
Random Thoughts
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 16515 posts · 1407 views
last updated Feb 22, 2020 01:34AM
Going somewhere?
By Ireney · 1090 posts · 511 views
last updated Feb 18, 2020 06:51PM
Historical Accuracy in Fiction
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 895 posts · 636 views
last updated Feb 18, 2020 02:48PM
Historical Mystery
By Dawn · 1091 posts · 811 views
last updated Jan 14, 2020 09:57PM
Where to find nonfiction suggestions
By Shannon · 4 posts · 24 views
last updated Dec 26, 2019 06:07PM
Myth, Legend and Mythology (eg King Arthur)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 192 posts · 505 views
last updated Sep 16, 2019 01:57PM
Escape to a Castle
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 208 posts · 352 views
last updated Aug 22, 2019 09:24PM
Historical fiction - The Prologue
By Stephen · 36 posts · 249 views
last updated Nov 29, 2018 11:06PM
Historical Fantasy
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 982 posts · 928 views
last updated Oct 18, 2018 12:09PM
Just Bought, Borrowed a Book. Do tell...
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 129 posts · 95 views
last updated May 18, 2018 12:48AM
Witches and tarot in the Middle Ages
By Eira · 13 posts · 26 views
last updated 3 hours, 0 min ago
fiction set in ancient Israel
By Henry · 11 posts · 47 views
last updated Dec 26, 2019 02:53PM
Featuring the Jewish
By Dawn · 222 posts · 487 views
last updated Sep 25, 2019 12:24PM
Historical Action Epics Like Braveheart or Gladiator
By Jared · 29 posts · 85 views
last updated Sep 25, 2019 12:14PM
Renaissance Europe
By Andy · 3 posts · 40 views
last updated Jul 08, 2019 10:56AM
Book About - General Corbulo
By Kieran · 6 posts · 24 views
last updated May 09, 2019 06:58PM
Scotland or Ireland
By Beth · 31 posts · 255 views
last updated Apr 23, 2019 10:42AM
Siege of Constantinople
By Gareth · 4 posts · 42 views
last updated Feb 25, 2019 10:32AM
Dacian kingdom, Burebista
By Ovidiu · 4 posts · 40 views
last updated Jan 21, 2019 11:38AM
British prehistory.
By Annia · 10 posts · 77 views
last updated Jan 02, 2019 07:58PM
Books set in Renaissance Italy
By Deni · 22 posts · 182 views
last updated Nov 30, 2018 10:54PM
central asia/turks/mongols/huns
By Minam · 13 posts · 121 views
last updated Oct 28, 2018 10:05PM
Books about Republican Rome or Classical Greece
By Tintinnabula · 27 posts · 148 views
last updated Jul 15, 2018 02:45PM
Rebellions against the Roman Empire
By Rafael · 29 posts · 107 views
last updated Apr 06, 2018 01:37PM
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+ Authors
Robert Low
By Dawn · 704 posts · 414 views
last updated Feb 09, 2020 06:44PM
Bernard Cornwell
By Lee · 2193 posts · 1177 views
last updated Feb 09, 2020 07:08AM
Conn Iggulden
By Ireney · 371 posts · 524 views
last updated Mar 20, 2019 12:09PM
Ben Kane
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 315 posts · 367 views
last updated Dec 04, 2018 03:36PM
Robyn Young
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 28 posts · 58 views
last updated Oct 20, 2018 07:29PM
Tim Severin
By Justin · 62 posts · 221 views
last updated Jul 23, 2018 04:36PM
C.S. Forester & Patrick O'Brian
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 187 posts · 359 views
last updated Mar 08, 2018 01:59PM
Steven Pressfield
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 113 posts · 304 views
last updated Jun 11, 2015 09:35AM
Michael Curtis Ford
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 47 posts · 199 views
last updated Nov 09, 2014 09:23PM
* Prehistory (<3400BC)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 119 posts · 489 views
last updated Dec 13, 2016 11:01AM
First North Americans Series
By Silver · 134 posts · 356 views
last updated Feb 17, 2016 02:07PM
Clan of the Cave Bear Books
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 121 posts · 416 views
last updated Nov 25, 2014 02:42PM
* Bronze & Iron Ages (3400-800BC)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 195 posts · 825 views
last updated Oct 21, 2019 06:21AM
Ancient Egypt
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 471 posts · 666 views
last updated Feb 15, 2020 08:01AM
Troy /Anatolia/Turkey
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 114 posts · 399 views
last updated Jul 06, 2016 02:36PM
* Classical Antiquity (800BC-476AD)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 263 posts · 562 views
last updated Jul 09, 2019 11:05AM
Roman Empire to 476AD
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 1470 posts · 922 views
last updated Feb 09, 2020 07:25AM
Alexander the Great
By Ireney · 136 posts · 844 views
last updated May 25, 2019 02:23PM
Britain (800 - 476AD)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 104 posts · 284 views
last updated Sep 27, 2018 09:56AM
Sparta (650-146BC)
By Dawn · 103 posts · 377 views
last updated Sep 20, 2018 09:26PM
Barbarian Invasions (200-476AD)
By Dawn · 54 posts · 301 views
last updated Sep 15, 2016 12:33PM
Greco-Persian Wars
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 62 posts · 356 views
last updated Jan 11, 2016 03:06PM
The Punic Wars: (264 - 46 B.C)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 158 posts · 405 views
last updated Apr 27, 2015 02:48PM
* Early Middle Ages (476-1000)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 129 posts · 569 views
last updated Jan 02, 2019 05:27PM
The Vikings
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 1121 posts · 924 views
last updated Nov 28, 2019 06:59AM
The Saxons
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 296 posts · 629 views
last updated Jul 19, 2019 09:14PM
Byzantium/Constantinople/Istanbul
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 160 posts · 533 views
last updated Sep 19, 2018 07:07AM
Britain (476 - 1000)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 41 posts · 315 views
last updated May 04, 2018 04:24PM
* High Middle Ages (1000-1300)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 174 posts · 606 views
last updated Jan 25, 2019 05:44PM
Angevins & House of Plantagenet
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 81 posts · 304 views
last updated Dec 27, 2019 06:42PM
1066
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 106 posts · 457 views
last updated Nov 19, 2018 12:25PM
The Normans
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 308 posts · 515 views
last updated Aug 11, 2018 02:26PM
Men of Iron (Knights)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 54 posts · 285 views
last updated May 26, 2018 06:47PM
The Crusades & The Templars
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 337 posts · 640 views
last updated May 15, 2018 06:54PM
Asia (eg. the Mongols)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 205 posts · 438 views
last updated Jan 04, 2018 05:26PM
* Late Middle Ages (1300-1500)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 310 posts · 588 views
last updated Feb 07, 2020 12:34PM
Wars of the Roses (1455 - 1485)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 376 posts · 449 views
last updated Feb 07, 2020 12:37AM
100 Years' War (1337-1453)
By Ireney · 297 posts · 506 views
last updated Sep 04, 2019 11:06AM
Knights Hospitaller (Knights of St John)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 92 posts · 327 views
last updated Oct 20, 2018 02:28PM
Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1300-1500)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 28 posts · 134 views
last updated May 24, 2018 02:22PM
The House of Borgia (The Borgias)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 177 posts · 365 views
last updated Apr 23, 2017 07:56PM
Wars of Scottish Independence
By Ireney · 129 posts · 367 views
last updated Apr 11, 2016 03:31PM
Vlad III, Prince of Wallachia
By Dawn · 22 posts · 169 views
last updated Jul 16, 2013 03:44PM
Teutonic Knights
By Ireney · 5 posts · 156 views
last updated Jul 26, 2012 03:43PM
* Early Modern Period (1500-1800)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 80 posts · 379 views
last updated Feb 06, 2020 07:20PM
Tudor England
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 206 posts · 435 views
last updated 9 hours, 58 min ago
Europe (1500-1800)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 170 posts · 337 views
last updated Feb 08, 2020 03:14PM
House of Medici
By Dawn · 114 posts · 714 views
last updated Nov 21, 2018 09:16AM
Pre-Columbian Americas & Spanish Conquest
By Ireney · 64 posts · 293 views
last updated May 28, 2018 04:04AM
Elizabethan Era (1558-1603)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 170 posts · 474 views
last updated Mar 26, 2018 04:39PM
Asia (1500 - 1800)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 49 posts · 257 views
last updated Sep 24, 2017 03:55PM
English Civil War (1642 - 1651)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 127 posts · 223 views
last updated Aug 31, 2016 11:43PM
The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli
By Dawn · 16 posts · 192 views
last updated Jul 19, 2016 08:01PM
French Revolution: 1789 - 1799/Napoleonic Wars/Napoleon (to 1821)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 227 posts · 287 views
last updated Apr 30, 2016 08:50AM
American Revolutionary War (1775 - 1783)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 30 posts · 166 views
last updated Jan 02, 2014 07:52PM
Spanish Succession: Early 1700's
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 12 posts · 102 views
last updated Aug 02, 2013 10:34PM
Pacific Countries ( - 1800)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 24 posts · 84 views
last updated Jun 07, 2013 01:50PM
* Modern Age (1800 - )
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 73 posts · 270 views
last updated Nov 29, 2019 12:48PM
Australia and the Pacific
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 34 posts · 39 views
last updated Feb 09, 2020 06:48PM
Sherlock Holmes
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 393 posts · 315 views
last updated Feb 09, 2020 12:00PM
The Victorian Era (1837 - 1901)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 133 posts · 308 views
last updated Feb 07, 2020 12:24PM
The Edwardian Era & World War I (1901 - 1918)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 148 posts · 236 views
last updated Feb 06, 2020 02:54PM
Georgian & Regency (1714 - 1830)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 71 posts · 213 views
last updated Oct 16, 2019 03:38PM
Interwar & World War II (1918 - 1945)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 238 posts · 286 views
last updated Jun 25, 2019 11:15AM
Russia and the Romanovs
By Dawn · 68 posts · 177 views
last updated Jun 04, 2019 06:39PM
American Revolution & Civil War (1861 - 1865)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 161 posts · 257 views
last updated Nov 06, 2017 09:20PM
America - The Wild West & The Frontiers
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 110 posts · 220 views
last updated Dec 07, 2016 06:32PM
Crimean War (1853 - 1856)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 25 posts · 113 views
last updated Jan 06, 2014 08:19PM
* Reading the Poll Losers Instead?
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 872 posts · 582 views
last updated Nov 04, 2018 03:49PM
* Monthly Group Reads Polls and Voting
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last updated May 26, 2019 05:10PM
* General Guidelines
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last updated May 05, 2012 06:47PM
JULY 2018: THE POISON BED by E.C. Fremantle
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 21 posts · 81 views
last updated May 21, 2019 09:09AM
FEBRUARY 2019: INSURRECTION by Robyn Young
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 41 posts · 96 views
last updated Apr 30, 2019 06:52PM
SEPTEMBER 2018: FALCON OF SPARTA by Conn Iggulden
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 30 posts · 100 views
last updated Apr 01, 2019 08:24AM
MARCH & APRIL GROUP READ: Killer of Men by CHRISTIAN CAMERON
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 2 posts · 35 views
last updated Mar 31, 2019 12:09PM
DECEMBER 2018: ISLAND OF GHOSTS by Gillian Bradshaw
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 18 posts · 48 views
last updated Dec 19, 2018 06:25PM
NOVEMBER 2018: LOST QUEEN by Signe Pike
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 32 posts · 108 views
last updated Dec 17, 2018 05:56PM
MAY 2018: THE ABBOT'S TALE/DUNSTAN by Conn Iggulden
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 88 posts · 164 views
last updated Sep 18, 2018 10:43PM
AUGUST 2018: ROSS POLDARK by Winston Graham
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 70 posts · 69 views
last updated Sep 13, 2018 01:15PM
JUNE 2018: BLOOD FOREST by Geraint Jones
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 83 posts · 70 views
last updated Jul 17, 2018 06:27PM
MARCH 2018: THE ILL-MADE KNIGHT by Christian Cameron
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 49 posts · 107 views
last updated May 22, 2018 06:04AM
APRIL 2018: CATHAR by Christopher Bland
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 47 posts · 79 views
last updated May 21, 2018 10:36PM
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+ Media Watch
Movies & Series' (History related)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 2736 posts · 924 views
last updated Feb 15, 2020 08:20AM
Documentaries (History related)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 146 posts · 179 views
last updated Oct 24, 2018 08:20PM
Vikings TV Series
By sarg · 125 posts · 570 views
last updated Jun 27, 2016 07:33PM
Opera & Theatre (History related)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 217 posts · 115 views
last updated Apr 28, 2016 03:25PM
War and Peace TV Series (2016)
By Cynthia · 46 posts · 73 views
last updated Mar 11, 2016 08:27PM
Outlander (movie)
By Ireney · 38 posts · 211 views
last updated Apr 01, 2014 02:55PM
Brotherhood of the Wolf (foreign movie)
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 16 posts · 130 views
last updated Sep 16, 2013 04:49PM
* Do You Know Of Any Good Free History Courses?
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 56 posts · 234 views
last updated Mar 13, 2019 07:17AM
Did Aud the Deep-Minded gain women the right to speak at the Thing in Iceland?
By Gwendoline · 5 posts · 24 views
last updated Jan 16, 2020 06:42PM
landscape studies. a free course.
By Mark · 1 post · 23 views
last updated May 26, 2017 11:39PM
Plagues, Witches and War: The Worlds of Historical Fiction (University of Virginia) - self paced course
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 22 posts · 117 views
last updated Apr 13, 2016 07:02PM
Hadrian's Wall (Newcastle University - online) JUNE 2015
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 141 posts · 143 views
last updated Jun 17, 2015 07:16AM
England in the Time of King Richard III (University of Leicester - online) FEBRUARY 16 2015
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 206 posts · 142 views
last updated Mar 15, 2015 03:23AM
Archaeology of Portus: Exploring the Lost Harbour of Ancient Rome (University of Southhampton) January 26, 2015
By Terri , Wyrd bið ful aræd · 37 posts · 66 views
last updated Feb 10, 2015 06:52AM
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