Zenobia of Palmyra: the girl of the Syrian desert by E. S. Brooks - Julien Gardair
[Afterward known as “Zenobia Augusta, Queen of the East.”] A.D. 250. MANY and many miles and many days’ journey toward the rising sun, over seas and mountains and deserts,—farther to the east than Rome, or Constantinople, or even Jerusalem and old Damascus,—stand the ruins of a once mighty city, scattered …Read more