The Eagle's Prey (Eagles of the Empire 5)

The Eagle's Prey (Eagles of the Empire 5)

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction
Paperback Published on: 13/11/2008
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IF YOU DON'T KNOW SIMON SCARROW, YOU DON'T KNOW ROME! THE EAGLE'S PREY is the thrilling fifth novel in Simon Scarrow's bestselling Eagles of the Empire series. A must read for fans of Bernard Cornwell and Conn Iggulden. Praise for Simon Scarrow's gripping historical novels: 'Ferocious and compelling' Daily Express Britannia, AD 44. The time has come to claim Britain for the Empire. Centurions Cato and Macro are preparing for what their leaders say will be the final battle against those natives refusing to accept the civilising force of Rome. The British savages will surely stand no chance against the might of the unstoppable Roman army. But young Cato is more concerned about hot-headed cohort commander, Maximius, than about the enemy, and with Roman troops being brutally slaughtered, even grizzled veteran Macro is having doubts about the promised ease of their success. Will they be victorious - or will the battle cost both of them more than they could ever imagine?

  • Publisher: Headline Publishing Group
  • ISBN: 9780755349999
  • Number of pages: 480
  • Weight: 320g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 128 x 34 mm

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The Eagle's Prey (Eagles of the Empire 5)
wow, wow, wow and more wow
i just love simon scarrow, by far the top dog in historical fiction i have read all of them so far and there are just amazing. this book has a lot of betra... READ MORE
Craig Barker
The Eagle's Prey (Eagles of the Empire 5)
The other 2reviewers are accurate - Mr Scarrow's books are something else and I agree, if you like Bernard C., you will also apprecaite Simon S's books. I ... READ MORE
The Eagle's Prey (Eagles of the Empire 5)
The Eagle's Prey
Anyone who likes Bernard Cornwell will be Blown away by Simon Scarrows books, The Eagle series has been one I have HAD to find them all and read them in se... READ MORE
Gary Lowe
The Eagle's Prey (Eagles of the Empire 5)
A good read
Excellent read, as usual and working my way through the series.
The Eagle's Prey (Eagles of the Empire 5)
Simon Scarrow
Gripping story which moves along at a good pace I found it difficult to put down and thoroughly enjoyed Have bought other books in the series
David Cardy