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Roman Blood.

Author: Steven Saylor
Publisher: London : Constable & Robinson, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A thrilling puzzle from the ancient world with real historical characters and based on a case in Cicero's Orations - Roman Blood is a perfect blend of mystery and history by a brilliant storyteller. On an unseasonably warm spring morning in 80BC, Gordianus the Finder is summoned to the house of Cicero, a young advocate and orator preparing his first important case. His client is Umbrian landowner, Sextus Roscius,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Saylor, Steven.
Roman Blood.
London : Constable & Robinson, ©2010
Named Person: Marcus Tullius Cicero; Gordianus, the Finder (Fictitious character); Marcus Tullius Cicero; Gordianus, the Finder (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Saylor
ISBN: 9781849019859 1849019851
OCLC Number: 821185810
Description: 1 online resource (563 pages)

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On an unseasonably warm spring morning in 80BC, Gordianus the Finder is summoned to the house of Cicero, a young advocate and orator preparing his first important case. His client is Umbrian  Read more...

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Saylor's scholarship is breathtaking, his writing enthrals. -- Ruth Rendell Wonderfully clever. * New York Times * How wonderful, to have a scholar write about ancient Rome; how comforting, to feel Read more...

 
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