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Under the eagle

a tale of military adventure and reckless heroism with the Roman Legions

by Simon Scarrow

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Published by Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin"s Griffin in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Romans,
  • History,
  • Army,
  • Fiction,
  • Armed Forces

  • About the Edition

    T is the year A.D. 42, 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 trives, 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 in to a conspiracy that threatens to topple the Emperor himself.

    Edition Notes

    Originally published in Great Britain by Headline Book Publishing.

    StatementSimon Scarrow
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6119.C37 U53 2002b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination246 pages ;
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26333102M
    ISBN 100312304242
    ISBN 109780312304249
    OCLC/WorldCa51551067

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