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Nemesis

Author: Lindsey Davis
Publisher: New York : Minotaur Books, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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When a pair of his father's associates disappear under suspicious circumstances, informer Marcus Didius Falco of A.D. 77 Rome investigates allegations of a feud involving a group of notorious freedmen, who are receiving high-level protection from corrupt rulers.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories, English
Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Mystery fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Named Person: Marcus Didius Falco; Marcus Didius Falco
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lindsey Davis
ISBN: 9780312595425 0312595425
OCLC Number: 526077070
Description: 342 pages : map ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Lindsey DaVis.
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In the high summer of 77 AD, Roman informer Marcus Didius Falco is beset by personal problems. Newly bereaved and facing unexpected upheavals in his life, it is a relief for him to consider someone  Read more...

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"Davis is a prolific and popular writer ... Her research has been assiduous and detailed, her commitment to the subject is impressive, and the background detail is often eye-opening" -- Hilary Mantel Read more...

 
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