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Shadows in bronze

Author: Lindsey Davis
Publisher: New York : Minotaur, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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AIt's the first century A.D. and Marcus Didius Falco, Ancient Rome's favorite son and sometime palace spy, has just been dealt a lousy blow from the gods: The beautiful, high-born Helena Justina has left him in the dust. So when the Emperor Vespasian calls upon him to investigate an act of treason, Falco is more than ready for a distraction. Disguised as an idle vacationer in the company of his best friend  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Mystery fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Davis, Lindsey.
Shadows in bronze.
New York : Minotaur, 2011
(OCoLC)772580046
Named Person: Marcus Didius Falco; Marcus Didius Falco
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lindsey Davis
ISBN: 9781429950688 1429950684 9781446455333 1446455335
OCLC Number: 829025654
Notes: Originally published: London : Sidgwick & Jackson, 1990.
Description: 1 online resource (452 pages) : maps
Responsibility: Lindsey Davis.

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It's Rome, AD 71. Against his better judgement, Marcus Didius Falco secretly disposes of a decayed corpse for the Emperor Vespasian, then heads for the beautiful Bay of Naples with his best friend  Read more...

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"One of the best of the current writers in this field" * Donna Leon, The Times * "Surely the best historical detective in the business" * Mike Ripley, Daily Telegraph * "A tumultuous Ancient Rome Read more...

 
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