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Sword Song #4 Last Kingdom Saxon Chronicles

By: Bernard Cornwell

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Harper: 2008

Seller ID: 003935


The fourth in the bestselling Alfred series from number one historical novelist, Bernard Cornwell. It is 885. England is at peace; the Danes rule the north and King Alfred holds the south. But trouble stirs when a band of Vikings invade London. Uhtred of Bebbanburg, Alfred's greatest warrior, must lead his men to attack the Viking raiders in the south. But his allegiance to the King will be tested in perhaps the most threatening way yet. View more info

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Vagabond #2 Grail Quest

By: Bernard Cornwell

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Harper: 2009

Seller ID: 003936


The eagerly anticipated follow-up to the bestselling Harlequin, this is the second instalment in Bernard Cornwell's GRAIL QUEST series, in a bright and bold repackage. It is 1346. While King Edward III fights in France, England lies exposed to the threat of invasion. Thomas of Hookton, archer and hero of Crécy, finds himself back in the north just as the Scots invade on behalf of their French allies.Thomas is determined to pursue his personal quest: to discover whether ... View more info

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Warriors #2 Conquest Trilogy [used book]

By: Jack Ludlow

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Allison & Busby: 2009

Seller ID: 001852


Italy, 11th Century. The Byzantine Empire rules much of Europe and in the Italian states it does so through force and bribery but the indigenous populations are restless. Arduin of Fassano, with the Lombard and Norman men he commands are mercenaries for the young and enterprising Byzantine general, Michael Doukeianos. However, Arduin feels the time may have come to rejoin his Lombard brethren and rise up in revolt against their Eastern rulers. A crucial city in this r... View more info

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The Oath #29 Medieval West Country Mystery [used book]

By: Michael Jecks

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Simon and Schuster: 2010

Seller ID: 001193


1326. In an England riven with conflict, knight and peasant alike find their lives turned upside down by the warring factions of Edward II, with his hated favourite, Hugh le Despenser, and Edward's estranged queen Isabella and her lover, Sir Roger Mortimer. Yet even in such times the brutal slaughter of an entire family, right down to a babe in arms, still has the power to shock. Three further murders follow, and bailiff Simon Puttock is drawn into a web of intrigue, ven... View more info

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Rome's Lost Son #6 Vespasian

By: Robert Fabbri

Price: $29.95

Publisher: UK, Corvus: 2015

Seller ID: 000587


Rome, AD 51: Vespasian brings Rome's greatest enemy before the Emperor. After eight years of resistance, the British warrior Caratacus has been caught. But even Vespasian's victory cannot remove the newly-made consul from Roman politics: Agrippina, Emperor Claudius's wife, pardons Caratacus.Claudius is a drunken fool and Narcissus and Pallas, his freedmen, are battling for control of his throne. Separately, they decide to send Vespasian East to Armenia to defend Rome's i... View more info

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Masters of Rome #5 Vespasian

By: Robert Fabbri

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Corvus: 2015

Seller ID: 000588


Britannia, 45 AD: Vespasian's brother, Sabinus, is captured by druids. The druids want to offer a potent sacrifice to their gods - not just one Roman Legate, but two. They know that Vespasian will come after his brother and they plan to sacrifice the siblings on Midsummer's Day. But to whom will they be making this sacrifice? What were the gods of this land before the Celts came? Only the druids still hold the secret and it is one of pure malevolence.Vespasian must striv... View more info

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Rome's Fallen Eagle #4 Vespasian

By: Robert Fabbri

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Corvus: 2014

Seller ID: 000589


Rome, AD41. Caligula has been assassinated and the Praetorian Guard have proclaimed Claudius Emperor - but his position is precarious. His three freedmen, Narcissus, Pallas and Callistus, must find a way to manufacture a quick victory for Claudius - but how? Pallas has the answer: retrieve the Eagle of the Seventeenth, lost in Germania nearly 40 years before.Who but Vespasian could lead a dangerous mission into the gloomy forests of Germania? Accompanied by a small band ... View more info

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False God of Rome #3 Vespasian

By: Robert Fabbri

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Corvus: 2013

Seller ID: 000590


Vespasian is serving as a military officer on the outskirts of the Roman Empire, suppressing local troubles and defending the Roman way. But political events in Rome - Tiberius' increasingly insane debauchery, the escalating grain crisis -draw him back to the city.When Caligula becomes Emperor, Vespasian believes that things will improve. Instead, he watches his leader deteriorate from Rome's shining star to a blood-crazed, profligate madman. Lavish building projects, en... View more info

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Rome's Executioner #2 Vespasian

By: Robert Fabbri

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Corvus: 2013

Seller ID: 000591


A hero forged in battle. A legend born. Thracia, AD30: Even after four years military service at the edge of the Roman world, Vespasian can't escape the tumultuous politics of an Empire on the brink of disintegration. His patrons in Rome have charged him with the clandestine extraction of an old enemy from a fortress on the banks of the Danube before it falls to the Roman legion besieging it. Vespasian's mission is the key move in a deadly struggle for the right to rule ... View more info

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Tribune of Rome #1 Vespasian

By: Robert Fabbri

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Corvus: 2012

Seller ID: 000592


One Man: Born in rural obscurity. One Destiny: To become one of Rome's greatest Emperors. 26 AD: Sixteen-year-old Vespasian leaves his family farm for Rome, his sights set on finding a patron and following his brother into the army. But he discovers a city in turmoil and an Empire on the brink. The aging emperor Tiberius is in seclusion on Capri, leaving Rome in the iron grip of Sejanus, commander of the Praetorian Guard. Sejanus is ruler of the Empire in all but name, b... View more info

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Warlock #3 Ancient Egyptian [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, MacMillan: 2001

Seller ID: 000973


Stricken with grief after the death of Queen Lostris, Taita becomes a hermit, studies the occult and transforms himself into a warlock. He discovers there has been a divine purpose in his suffering when he is called upon to save the dynasty of Queen Lostris from the evil that looms over Egypt. View more info