Under the Eagle
A Tale of Military Adventure and Reckless Heroism with the Roman Legions
By (author) Simon Scarrow
Format: Paperback / softback
Under the Eagle by Simon Scarrow
Book DescriptionIn this first book of a new historical fiction series, a crack Roman legion invades Britain in this brazen tale of military adventure, political intrigue and heroismIt is the year 42 AD, and Centurion Macro, battle-scarred and fearless, is in the heart of Germany with the Second Legion, the toughest in the Roman army. Cato, a new recruit and the newly appointed second-in-command to Macro, will have more to prove than most. In a bloody skirmish with local tribes, Cato gets his first chance to prove that he's more than a callow, privileged youth. As their next campaign takes them to a land of unparalleled barbarity - Britain - a special mission unfolds, thrusting Cato and Macro headlong into a conspiracy that threatens to topple the Emperor himself.Filled with the kind of historical details that brings the adventure to life, Simon Scarrow's "Under the Eagle" is destined to become a military fiction classic.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780312304249
Paperback / softback
(211mm x 142mm x 18mm)
Imprint: St Martin's Press
Publisher: St Martin's Press
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Simon Scarrow
Invictus, Paperback (November 2016)
The powerful and dramatic new Roman army novel in the EAGLES OF THE EMPIRE series, featuring Cato and Macro, from No.1 Sunday Times bestselling Simon Scarrow, author of BRITANNIA and CENTURION.
Invader, Paperback (October 2016)
A Sunday Times bestseller from the author of the bestsellers BRITANNIA, CENTURION and THE GLADIATOR, and co-author with T. J. Andrews of the bestseller ARENA. A tense, action-packed adventure with the Roman army officer Figulus in the heart of barbaric first-century Britannia.
Hearts of Stone, Paperback (June 2016)
From a Sunday Times bestselling author comes a powerful and compulsive drama set in the Greek islands during the Second World War. 'What an amazing roller-coaster of a ride... So startlingly good, so utterly readable... A cracking historical thriller' Manda Scott
Britannia, Paperback (April 2016)» View all books by Simon Scarrow
A Sunday Times top ten bestseller. Wintery Roman Britain in AD 52 is the setting for an action-packed novel of courage, camaraderie and warfare from No. 1 bestselling Simon Scarrow, author of BROTHERS IN BLOOD and GLADIATOR. The fourteenth novel in the bestselling Eagles of the Empire series.
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Author Biography - Simon Scarrow
Simon Scarrow is a high school history teacher living in Norfolk, England. "Under the Eagle" is his first book.
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