Under the eagle

Simon Scarrow (author)
Germania, 42 n.Chr. Quintus Licinius Cato is rekruut in het Romeinse leger. Als geschoolde jongeman is hij het mikpunt van spot. Het leger trekt naar Brittannië en Cato krijgt de opdracht om een kist met kostbaarheden op te halen die Julius Caesar daar een eeuw geleden achterliet.
Romeinse Rijk
Under the eagle
Simon Scarrow 1962-
London: Headline, [2017?] | Other editions
434 p. : ill.
9780755349708 (paperback)
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About Simon Scarrow

Simon Scarrow (born 3 October 1962) is a British author. Scarrow completed a master's degree at the University of East Anglia after working at the Inland Revenue, and then went into teaching as a lecturer, firstly at East Norfolk Sixth Form College, then at City College Norwich. Simon is a patron of the Bansang Hospital Appeal which supports an outstandingly innovative hospital in The Gambia.

He is best known for his Eagles of the Empire series of Roman military fiction set in the territories of the Roman Empire, covering the second invasion of Britain and the subsequent prolonged campaign undertaken by the rump of the Julio-Claudian dynasty. As of March 2023, there are 22 books in the series; the latest, "Rebellion", was published in 2023

He has also written another series, Revolution, focusing on Wellington and Napoleon, whose first title, Young Bloods, was published in 2006. The second volume, The Genera…Read more on Wikipedia