2nd Century

The Legion

By Simon Scarrow - Published 2010

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

Egypt. A group of renegade gladiators led by the psychotic Ajax, posing as Roman soldiers, are causing dissent and stirring rebellion, threatening the ...Read Review

Requiem for a Slave: A Libertus Mystery of Roman Britain

By Rosemary Rowe - Published 2010

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Citizen Libertus is a designer of decorative tiles for wealthy Romans living in the westernmost outpost of the Empire’s lands: Britain in ...Read Review

Ruso and the Root of All Evils

By R S Downie - Published 2009Published 2010

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

A letter urging his return from Roman Britain sends doctor Ruso rushing home to southern Gaul, on extended sick leave due to an ...Read Review

Year of the Tiger

By Alison Lloyd - Published 2010

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young Adult

In 2nd-century China, the Great Wall is crumbling in parts, leaving the country open to barbarian invasion. Chinese soldiers have arrived to repair ...Read Review

The Eagle of the Ninth Chronicles

By Rosemary Sutcliff - Published 2010

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young AdultMilitary

It is pleasing to be able to report the re-issue of Rosemary Sutcliff’s trilogy, The Eagle of the Ninth, The Silver Branch ...Read Review

The Hadrian Enigma: A Forbidden History

By George Gardiner - Published 2010

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

A fair-haired young man, dressed in rich ceremonial armor, is found dead in the Nile River. When he is identified, everyone realizes the ...Read Review

Arrows of Fury

By Anthony Riches - Published 2010

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

Arrows of Fury continues the career of Marcus Valerius Aquila, condemned to die a dishonourable death by the Emperor Commodus for the supposed ...Read Review

Arrows of Fury

By Anthony Riches - Published 2010

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

Arrows of Fury continues the career of Marcus Valerius Aquila, condemned to die a dishonourable death by the Emperor Commodus for the supposed ...Read Review

Empire: Wounds of Honour

By Anthony Riches - Published 2009

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

Marcus Valerius is a young Roman aristocrat whose family is judicially murdered on a trumped-up treason charge. Keeping just ahead of the Emperor’...Read Review

Roman Diary

By David Parkins - By Richard Platt - Published 2009

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

The subtitle of this illustrated children’s book is “The Journal of Iliona of Mytilini, Who Was Captured and Sold as a Slave ...Read Review