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The silver branch

Author: Rosemary Sutcliff
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1993.
Series: Roman Britain trilogy, bk. 2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st Sunburst edView all editions and formats
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A young Roman army medical officer, sent to Britain during the period of waning Roman rule, befriends a kinsman with whom he shares an adventure of intrigue, exile, and underground activity with the Lost Ninth Legion.
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Genre/Form: Action and adventure fiction
Young adult fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rosemary Sutcliff
ISBN: 0374466483 9780374466480
OCLC Number: 27934892
Notes: "A Sunburst book."
"First published in Great Britain by Oxford University Press, 1957 ; First American edition published by Henry Z. Walck, 1958"--Title page verso.
Target Audience: Young Adult.; 1120
Description: 231 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Saxon shore --
Whisper down the wind --
House on the cliffs --
Sea wolf --
Nightshade! --
Evicatos of the spear --
'To the fates, that they may be kind' --
feast of Samhain --
Sign of the dolphin --
Berenice sails for Gaul --
Shadow --
Sprig of broom --
Silver branch --
Ancient ensign --
Return to the legions --
'Carausius! Carausius!' --
Eagle in the flames --
Triumphal garlands.
Series Title: Roman Britain trilogy, bk. 2.
Responsibility: Rosemary Sutcliff.
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A young Roman army medical officer, sent to Britain during the period of waning Roman rule, befriends a kinsman with whom he shares an adventure of intrigue, exile, and underground activity with the Lost Ninth Legion.

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