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Rome: The Art of War

by M. C. Scott

eBooks of the Month Historical Fiction

Rome: The Art of War Synopsis

Rome: AD69, The Year of the Four Emperors. Three Emperors have ruled in Rome this year and a fourth, Vespasian, has been named in the East. As the legions march toward civil war, Sebastos Pantera, the spy whose name means leopard, returns to Rome intent on bribery, blackmail and persuasion: whatever it takes to bring the commanders and their men to Vespasian's side. But in Rome, as he uses every skill he has ever learned of subterfuge, codes and camouflage, it becomes clear that one of those closest to him is a traitor, who will let Rome fall to destroy him. Together the two spies spin a web of deceit with Rome as the prize and death the only escape.

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Rome: The Art of War Press Reviews

'A memorable tale of treachery, espionage and violence...Ancient Rome is brought vividly and vibrantly to life' -- Nick Rennison BBC History Magazine

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ISBN: 9780552161831
Publication date: 10/04/2014
Publisher: Corgi Books an imprint of Transworld Publishers Ltd
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780552161831
Publication date: 10th April 2014
Author: M. C. Scott
Publisher: Corgi Books an imprint of Transworld Publishers Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 592 pages
Genres: eBook Favourites, Historical Fiction,
Categories: Historical fiction,

About M. C. Scott

M. C. Scott qualified as a veterinary surgeon and taught at the University of Cambridge before turning a lifelong passion for the ancient world into a best-selling writing career.As well as undertaking research in the University library for this series of novels, Scott is noted for the depth, accuracy and textured depictions of life in Roman times - and has spent weeks living in a roundhouse, has learned to make Roman swords and driven horses in harness the better to bring the detail to life. As Chair of the newly formed Historical Writers' Association, Scott is active in the ...

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