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Simon Scarrow - The Blood of Rome (2nd Hand Hardback)

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Synopsis

Cato & Marco Book #17

Sunday Times Bestseller.

The gripping and action-packed new adventure in Simon Scarrow's bestselling Eagles of the Empire series, not to be missed by readers of Conn Iggulden and Bernard Cornwell.

It is AD 55. As trouble brews on the eastern fringes of the Roman Empire, Prefect Cato and Centurion Macro prepare for war . . .

The wily Parthian Empire has invaded Roman-ruled Armenia, ousting King Rhadamistus. The King is ambitious and ruthless, but he is loyal to Rome. General Corbulo must restore him to power, while also readying the troops for war with Parthia.

Corbulo welcomes new arrivals Cato and Macro, experienced soldiers who know how to knock into shape an undermanned unit of men ill-equipped for conflict. But Rhadamistus's brutality towards those who ousted him will spark an uprising which will test the bravery of the Roman army to the limit. While the enemy watches from over the border . . .

Details
  • Format : Standard, Thick 2nd Hand Hardback with Dust Jacket
  • Condition : As New
  • Category : Fiction - Historical Fiction
  • Published : 2018 (Headline - 1st Edition, 1st Printing)
  • ISBN : 9781472258366
  • SKU : B002290
  • PPC : SP600gm
  • RRP : £20 (Unclipped)
  • Quantity Available : 1 only.
External Reviews

"Yet another masterful story of the legions by Simon Scarrow' - Daily Mail.

'Well-crafted book incorporating fact and fiction. As usual, a great read. Simon Scarrow at his best again' - Amazon Review.

Praise for Simon Scarrow's gripping novels: 'Ferocious and compelling' - Daily Express.

The Author

Simon Scarrow is a Sunday Times No. 1 bestselling author. His passion for writing began at an early age. After a childhood spent travelling the world, he pursued his great love of history as a teacher before becoming a full-time writer.

His many successful books include his Eagles of the Empire Series novels featuring Roman soldiers Macro and Cato.

Featured Author . . . Simon Scarrow