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  THE MYSTERY READER reviews: The Course of Honor by Lindsey Davis
Caenis was born a slave in the palace, but when she was a child, her intelligence was recognized, and she has been well educated so that she can work as a scribe.
It is not only Vespasian who has embarked on the course of honor but Caenis, too, who, in spite of her lower rank, is a person of rare nobility of character while most of the nobility were of the lowest rank of morality.
Caenis and Vespasian aren't cut from the usual he's-handsome-she's-beautiful hero and heroine mold that romance readers are familiar with.
www.themysteryreader.com /davis-course.html   (906 words)

 Reviewers Choice Reviews The Course Of Honor
Caenis is a young secretary with a sharp intelligence and the ambition to overcome her slavery.
Caenis sturdily resists her liking for him, because a knight having a liaison with someone else’s slave would be frowned upon.
Caenis is left to build a life of her own out of the empty ruins of his absence.
www.reviewers-choice.com /the_course_of_honor.htm   (676 words)

 Chapter Excerpt: The Course of Honor by Lindsey Davis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Caenis was junior but capable; besides, Diadumenus had really not anticipated that anything significant would occur.
Caenis gave her pan a rapid shimmy, agitating the spatula.
Caenis was too single-minded and intense; she would have to make a life for herself some other way.
www.twbookmark.com /books/60/0892966742/chapter_excerpt371.html   (2743 words)

 Lindsey Davis: The Course of Honour
I had given my all to Antonia Caenis, with whom I closely identified: a single woman in a society geared to families, an intelligent woman working in a hostile male environment, a sceptical woman viewing the idiocies of politics through helping to administer them.
Caenis herself is cleverly drawn, as a spirited, original, strikingly down-to-earth observer of a corrupt and corrupting world; and her whole story … is as hard to put down as any of Davis's novels - Mary Beard, The Independent
Caenis is deeply intelligent, self-contained, and no-nonsense; her love for Vespasian (and his for her) is developed in a way that makes sense to both the head and the heart.
www.lindseydavis.co.uk /courseofhonour.htm   (730 words)

 Invertebrate Information Database Page
Caenis is the dominant mayfly taxon found in the Grand R. at the Laurel Creek outlet in Bridgeport.
Caenis naiads can be distinguished from other families of mayflies by their opercular gills on abdominal segment 2; these gills are relatively large and rather square (quadrate) in shape, but they are not fused along the midline.
In northern latitudes, the life cycle of Caenis generally takes a year to complete, with adults emerging in mid-to-late June; individual adults are truly ephemeral, living for only a few hours.
info.wlu.ca /~wwwbiol/bio305/Database/Caenis.htm   (184 words)

 The Course of Honour by Lindsey Davis (FalcoPhiles)
This novel is a departure from Falco, and concentrates on the life of Antonia Caenis, and her love-affair with Vespasian.
It opens with Caenis as a slave in the Imperial household during the reign of Tiberius, and Vespasian a young man, not even wearing a senatorial toga.
Eventually Caenis is freed by Antonia, and raises enough money to live independently, and in fact frequently lends money to the relatively impoverished Vespasian as he climbs the cursus honorum.
www.falcophiles.co.uk /novels/coursehonour.html   (392 words)

 Mayfly Genus Caenis (Angler's Curses) Hatch
We now know that the Caenis mayflies are a different group, smaller and less common in trout streams, and they hatch in the evening instead of the morning.
Most Caenis mayflies emerge in the evenings when other, larger mayflies are abundant on the water.
Caenis mayflies typically emerge, molt into spinners, mate, and oviposit within one hour.
www.troutnut.com /hatch/392/Mayfly-Caenis-Anglers-Curses   (440 words)

 Encyclopedia of Greek Mythology: Caenis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
One day the god said he would give Caenis anything she wanted in token of his affection.
Although this was the last thing Poseidon had expected or wished to hear, he obliged, and Caenis became Caeneus.
Under her - or rather his - new name, Caeneus became a great warrior and got so carried away with his prowess that he walked into the middle of town one day and propped up his spear in the marketplace.
www.mythweb.com /encyc/gallery/caenis_c.html   (227 words)

 Amazon.com: The Course of Honor: Books: Lindsey Davis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The freedwoman Caenis was lover and mistress to the man who became the Roman Emperor Vespasian, a strong and good leader who followed the wicked excesses of Nero.
The story is told from Caenis' point of view, beginning with her life as a slave and work as scribe and secretary for Antonia, grandmother of Caligula and Claudius.
Most moderns would think that slavery was an altogether wreched existence, but Caenis, the favorite of one of the Roman royals, not only has a dignified, comfortable life, but buys her own freedom at a relatively young age.
www.amazon.com /Course-Honor-Lindsey-Davis/dp/0892966742   (1493 words)

 It's caenis time - Fly Fishing Forums
When the fish are on the spent caenis, if you watch them you will soon spot the direction and speed the fish are travelling at, once you have done that it is simply a case of putting your fly where the fish will be next.
Your casting has to be accurate though, the fish are so close to the surface that they only have a small window and if your fly is not in that window then the fish won’t see it..
For a caenis nymph use a small hare's ear(18/20) but with a dark thorax, I usually use dyed fl mole for the thorax on mine.
www.flyforums.co.uk /showthread.php?t=993   (813 words)

 Caenis horaria - Wikipédia
Caenis horaria est, d'après les plus récentes classifications, le même insecte que Caenis dimidiata (Stephens, 1835), Caenis lactea sensu (Pictet, 1845) et Caenis lactella (Eaton, 1884).
Le passage du subimago à l'imago se caractérise par une mue si rapide, qu'elle est faite en vol, les exuvies couvrant les abords des lieux d'éclosions.
Caenis horaria est très répandue en Europe, tout particulièrement à partir du cours moyen des grandes rivières à cours lent.
fr.wikipedia.org /wiki/Caenis_horaria   (101 words)

 Caeneus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Poseidon and Caenis, woodcut illustration of Ovid by Virgil Solis, 1563
Caenis, the daughter of Elatus (a Lapith chieftain), was raped by Poseidon, who then fulfilled her request to be changed into a man so that she could never be raped again; he also made Caenis invulnerable to weaponry.
She changed her name to Caeneus and became a warrior, travelling all over Thessaly, and later taking part in the hunt for the Calydonian Boar.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Caeneus   (419 words)

 Factors affecting the distribution and abundance of Cloeon and Caenis (Ephemeroptera) larvae in a tropical impounded ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
A two-year study of the mayfly fauna and some of the physicochemical parameters of the Opa stream-reservoir revealed that there are two mayfly genera inhabiting it, Cloeon and Caenis.
It was observed that although both genera occurred at all the sampling stations, their numbers were reduced in the stream below the dam due to increased water current velocity.
A species-specific approach is suggested for studies on the strategies that enable mayfly species maintain their populations in stressed and unstable aquatic ecosystems.
trophort.com /information/data/B01/S27/OGB01FAC1061279.html   (233 words)

 Genus Description: Caenis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Nymphs of this genus are mainly still-water forms and are, therefore, found to be much more numerous in lakes than in streams.
The distinguishing characteristic between the nymphs of Caenis and Tricorythodes is the shape of the operculate gills of segment 2.
In Caenis, they are quadrilateral rather than triangular.
www.fishermonk.com /data/caenis.html   (176 words)

 Vespasian And Caenis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
A vespasian and caenis was one of the current word characterized this type of brain which can reconcile the gratification of personal wear with quiet care.
There was a little business of vespasian and caenis a vespasian and caenis is vespasian and caenis to last.
April drew toward its close, and he had been convicted by a vespasian and caenis yard ten by sixteen--the same size as the chief clerk, or Vespasian and caenis, he said, and inaccurate, accompanied him to use his Cowperwood's office and get Wingate and his state now.
www.qkmv.com /61/vespasian-and-caenis.html   (464 words)

 Characters: Antonia Caenis (FalcoPhiles)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
We know that Caenis started life as a slave, and was employed as a secretary (so she was also educated) in the service of Antonia the daughter of Marc Antony and mother of Emperor Claudius.
Her [Caenis] mistress Antonia, the mother of Claudius, had once employed her as secretary in writing a secret letter to Tiberius about Sejanus and had immediately ordered the message to be erased, in order that no trace of it might be left.
This gave her [Caenis] the greatest influence and she amassed untold wealth, so that it was even thought that he [Vespasian] made money through Caenis herself as his intermediary.
www.falcophiles.co.uk /characters/caenis.html   (889 words)

 Caenis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Jacob 1974b: 96)], regarded as a generic synonym of Caenis (Jacob 1974b: 96).
Kimmins 1949: 831) (= Caenis cibaria: Ulmer 1924b, non Caenis cibaria Eaton 1879; syn.
Caenis douglasi Malzacher 1993)], regarded as a generic synonym of Caenis (Kluge 1985: 1588; Malzacher 1993: 414).
www.bio.pu.ru /win/entomol/KLUGE/Eph-spp/_Caenis-f6g4.htm   (194 words)

 Amazon.com: "Antonia Caenis": Key Phrase page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
See all pages with references to Antonia Caenis.
PART TWO ANTONIA CAENIS When the Caesars were Tiberius and Caligula...
Key Phrases in this book: Flavius Vespasianus, Antonia Caenis, Chief Secretary, Flavius Sabinus, House of Livia, Hero of Britain, Praetorian Guards, Aulus Plautius, Livia's House, Mark Antony, Year of the Four Emperors, four emperors (See more)
www.amazon.com /phrase/Antonia-Caenis   (432 words)

Caenis se révèle si courageux que les Lapithes font de lui, leur roi.
Caenis était la fille du roi des Lapithes Elatos et la soeur d'Ischys.
De la dépouille de caenee redevenu caenis nait une grue (ou un cygne)
lemondeantique.forumactif.com /ftopic426.Caenee-Caenis.htm   (487 words)

 Find in a Library: Life history and secondary production of Caenis latipennis Banks (Ephemeroptera:Caenidae) in Honey ...
Life history and secondary production of Caenis latipennis Banks (Ephemeroptera:Caenidae) in Honey Creek, Oklahoma
Subjects: Caenis latipennis -- Oklahoma -- Honey Creek (Murray County)
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worldcatlibraries.org /wcpa/ow/9cc2446ad9bd1d94a19afeb4da09e526.html   (83 words)

 The Planted Tank Forum - View Profile: Caenis
The Planted Tank Forum - View Profile: Caenis
Caenis is not a member of any public groups
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www.plantedtank.net /forums/members/caenis.html   (49 words)

 tiny Mayfly-like insects - Caenis - BugGuide.Net
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Contributed by Jim McClarin on 4 July, 2005 - 5:39am
of the family Caenidae, about eight species of Caenis occur in the NE.
bugguide.net /node/view/23034   (205 words)

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