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<p><b>From bestselling historian Adrian Goldsworthy, the final book in his authentic, action-packed trilogy set on the frontiers of the Roman Empire.</b></p><p><b>Britannia, AD 117:</b> Roman centurion Flavius Ferox is trying to live a quiet life of dignified leisure, overseeing his wife's estate and doing his best to resist the urge to murder an annoying neighbour – until someone else does it for him. Dragged back into a life of violence, Ferox finds himself chasing raiders, fighting chieftains and negotiating with kings, journeying far into the north just as war breaks out.</p><p>With the new emperor, Hadrian, sending agents from Rome, the whole world seems to be changing: old friends become enemies, enemies claim they are friends, and new and deadly threats lurk in the shadows.</p><p>When, five years later, Hadrian himself comes to Britannia to inspect his great wall, a new war erupts suddenly, dividing tribes and families. Ferox is the only one who can save the emperor – but with his family, and his own life, in danger, Ferox must first decide whose side he is on...</p><p>Gritty, gripping and profoundly authentic, <i>The Wall</i> is the final book in the City of Victory trilogy, set in the Roman empire from bestselling historian Adrian Goldsworthy.</p><p><b>Praise for Adrian Goldsworthy:</b></p><p>'No one knows the Roman army better than Adrian Goldsworthy, and no one writes more convincing Roman fiction.' <b>Harry Sidebottom</b> <br />
'Gritty and realistic.' <b><i>Daily Telegraph</i></b> <br />
'Brings the reader closer to the true nature of Roman Britain.' <b><i>NB Magazine</i></b></p>

ISBN
9781789545838
Imprint
Head of Zeus -- an Aries Book
Category
Fiction
Published
Pages
464
Annotation

<p>The third book in the City of Victory trilogy, set in the Roman empire. Hadrian has journeyed to Britannia, inspecting the first installations of his great wall. But when war breaks out, he has deadly plans for Ferox.</p>

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<b>PRAISE FOR ADRIAN GOLDSWORTHY</b>: <br />
'No one knows the Roman army better than Adrian Goldsworthy, and no one writes more convincing Roman fiction' Harry Sidebottom, on <i>Brigantia</i>. <br />
'Gritty and realistic... Goldsworthy's characters are authentically ancient and his descriptions of Roman Briton ring true' <i>Daily Telegraph</i> (Sydney). <br />
'Incredibly authentic... Plenty of action and a cracking read for lovers of historical fiction or fans of Roman history' What Cathy Read Next. <br />
'An authentic, enjoyable read' <i>The Times</i>. <br />
'Brings the reader closer to the true nature of Roman Britain'

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Editions
ISBN
9781789545814
Format
eBook
Title
The Wall
Price_Amount
7.99
ISBN
9781789545821
Format
Hardback
Title
The Wall
Price_Amount
20.00
ISBN
9781789545838
Format
Trade Paperback
Title
The Wall
Price_Amount
15.99
ISBN
9781789545845
Format
Paperback
Title
The Wall
Price_Amount
9.99
Prices
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Title of Series
City of Victory
Number within Series
3
BIC Code
FJH
Genre
Export Only
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Sales Points

<p>Adrian Goldsworthy has sold 450,000 copies worldwide and is published in 20 languages.</p>

<p>From an expert in the period: every detail rings true.</p>

<p>Content includes historical note and maps.</p>

<p>MARKET: Simon Scarrow; Harry Sidebottom; readers of Roman history; fans of Centurion Flavius Ferox.</p>

Measure X
148
Measure
mm
Measure Y
229
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