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Household Gods
(ISBN: 0-312-86487-6)

Author(s): Tarr, Judith (with Harry Turtledove) Pages: 508
Publisher: Tor Date of Publication: 1999
Reading Level: Genre: time-travel
Setting: Danube (Pannonia) Period: 170 AD (and 1999) (Code: 8a)
Rome Setting: n Christian/Jewish/Pagan: p
Mystery: n First Person:
Subject: Weary divorcee Nicole Perrin wistfully wishes to be transported out of her present situation to ancient Carnuntum and wakes up as a tavern-keeper in 170 AD in that Danube frontier town, which has its share of vices as much as 1999 America does.
Unique Qualities:
Rating: The audience will love this... in-depth look at daily living in the Roman Empire outer perimeter. ... fascinating, thought- provoking and unforgettable .... (Harriet Klausner)

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