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Blood In The Tiber

Blood in the Tiber is a mystery set in the late Roman Republic, during the aftermath of the Sertorian war in Spain and the third Servile War (Spartacus’ mob.) It comes from the pen of Annelise Freisenbruch, who has a solid pedigree as a Roman historian, teaching the subject and having already released a non-fiction account of the women behind the Caesars. 592 more words

Roman

Toronto Blue Jays Ship Anthony Gose To The Detroit Tigers For Their No.1 Prospect

Just heard that the Toronto Blue Jays have traded speedy defensive centre-fielder Anthony Gose to the Detroit Tigers in exchange for the Tigers top ranked second base prospect, Devon Travis. 160 more words

Life

Shots- You Made Us Proud

Heartache, anxiety, despondency, disappointment- all words that Aldershot fans have identified with over the recent past. Sunday afternoon at the home of the 2008 FA Cup winners wasn’t one of those days though. 953 more words

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The weekly catch up.. so far.

So this week has been a bit different to normal. Its been a week full of guest lectures, assignment researching , starting a society and an audition. 354 more words

Veni Vidi Vici

Veni Vidi Vici

Before Julius Caesar was made dictator for life, he engaged in a civil war with his rival Pompey. Caesar started the war by… 62 more words

The Judgement of Caesar

Published in 2004 and written by Steven Saylor, this murder mystery is set in the ancient world. I came across it after my Latin teacher suggested it, but found myself really enjoying it. 335 more words

Review

Paul Robinson earns Pompey a point against Mansfield

It is now 4 league draws in succession for Portsmouth after their encounter with Mansfield this previous Saturday.

It was another fantastic turnout at Fratton Park, with an attendance of 15,585 watching the game. 406 more words

Match Report