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Unburning Alexandria

Unburning Alexandria Mid twenty first century time traveler Sierra Waters fresh from her mission to save Socrates from the hemlock is determined to alter history yet again by saving the ancient Library of Alexandria wh

  • Title: Unburning Alexandria
  • Author: Paul Levinson
  • ISBN: 9781561750146
  • Page: 370
  • Format: Paperback
  • Mid twenty first century time traveler Sierra Waters, fresh from her mission to save Socrates from the hemlock, is determined to alter history yet again, by saving the ancient Library of Alexandria where as many as 750,000 one of a kind texts were lost, an event described by many as one of the greatest intellectual catastrophes in history Along the way she will encounMid twenty first century time traveler Sierra Waters, fresh from her mission to save Socrates from the hemlock, is determined to alter history yet again, by saving the ancient Library of Alexandria where as many as 750,000 one of a kind texts were lost, an event described by many as one of the greatest intellectual catastrophes in history Along the way she will encounter old friends such as William Henry Appleton the great 19th century American publisher and enemies like the enigmatic time travelling inventor Heron of Alexandria And her quest will involve such other real historic personages as Hypatia, Cleopatra s sister Arsinoe, Ptolemy the astronomer, and St Augustine again placing her friends, her loved ones, and herself in deadly jeopardy In this sequel to the THE PLOT TO SAVE SOCRATES, award winning author Paul Levinson offers another time traveling adventure spanning millennia, full of surprising twists and turns, all the while attempting the seemingly impossible UNBURNING ALEXANDRIA.

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      Published :2018-08-07T21:05:17+00:00

    1 thought on “Unburning Alexandria

    1. A satisfying sequel to 2006's The Plot to Save Socrates, packed with intelligent twists, pulse-quickening action and philosophical conundrums. A great summer read!

    2. Sierra Waters's story continues, if that is the proper term for a time travel novel! A long anticipated continuation of The Plot to Save Socrates finds time traveller Waters again leapfrogging through history, adopting the appearance of historical personages in her attempt to avoid her own pre-destined demise. A satisfying sequel that makes you hope Levinson makes time for more! Five Stars!

    3. It sometimes got hard to follow with all the characters bouncing between various places and times, which versions we were seeing or who some of the secondary characters were, but I wasn't really interested enough to try.

    4. The dreaded #2 in a trilogy virus strikes again. Unlike The Plot to Save Socrates, this one doesn't work as a standalone novel. Whenever our heroes get into deep doo-doo, an offscreen future Sierra Waters sends another nifty invention downtime to help them out (dea ex machina). Levinson must already be writing #3, in which all these loose ends get tied up, one hopes.Like its predecessor, the book skips rather lightly over the practical problems of living in a different era. Just as well that all [...]

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