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The gladiator

Author: Simon Scarrow
Publisher: London : Headline, 2010.
Series: Cato.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At the end of their harrowing campaign, Macro and Cato are heading for Rome. They find their journey is interrupted off the coast of Crete by an earthquake and their transport ship is severely damaged. They are forced to limp to shore. The province is in chaos and worse yet, the slave population has taken the opportunity to revolt. Against a strong legion, the renegades would have little chance, but the garrison  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Scarrow
ISBN: 9780755348619 0755348613 9780755327799 0755327799
OCLC Number: 458732211
Notes: Originally published: 2009.
Description: 498 pages : maps ; 20 cm
Series Title: Cato.
Responsibility: Simon Scarrow.

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AD 48. Fate lands centurions Macro and Cato in Crete, just as an attempt to overthrow Roman rule erupts. The ninth novel in Simon Scarrow's bestselling Eagles of the Empire series.  Read more...

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Scarrow's [novels] rank with the best * Independent * Gripping * Sunday Times * A satisfyingly bloodthirsty, bawdy romp...perfect for Bernard Cornwell addicts who will relish its historical detail Read more...

 
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