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The Eagle of the Ninth

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The Ninth Legion marched into the mists of Northern Britain—and they were never seen again. Four thousand men disappeared and their eagle standard was lost. Its a mystery thats never been solved, until now . . .
 
 Marcus has to find out what happened to his father, who led the legion. So he sets out into the unknown, on a quest so dangerous that nobody expects him to return.

Synopsis:

The future of a legion is in Marcuss hands.

Synopsis:

The bestselling classic is now a Major Motion Picture from Focus Features

Synopsis:

In a.d. 125, a young Roman centurion must recover the infamous Ninth Legion's missing symbol of honor, the eagle standard.

About the Author

ROSEMARY SUTCLIFF is the author of 50 historical novels for children. The third book in the Roman Britain trilogy, The Lantern Bearers, won the Carnegie Medal in 1959, and Tristan and Iseult was a runner up in 1972. She also won the first Phoenix Award in 1985 for The Mark of the Horse Lord and the most recent in 2010 for The Shining Company. Rosemary Sutcliff received an OBE (Officer of the British Empire) for services to Children’s Literature in 1975 and in 1993, the year after her death, was promoted to CBE (Commander of the British Empire).

Product Details

ISBN:
9780374419301
Author:
Sutcliff, Rosemary
Publisher:
Square Fish
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Great britain
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Children's fiction
Subject:
History
Subject:
Historical fiction
Subject:
Historical - Europe
Subject:
Historical - Ancient Civilizations
Subject:
Great Britain History Roman period, 55 B.C.-449 A.D. Fiction.
Subject:
Great Britain History.
Subject:
Action
Subject:
Adventure/General
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Boys / Men
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st Sunburst ed.
Edition Description:
Young Adult Fiction
Series:
The Roman Britain Trilogy
Series Volume:
No. 1
Publication Date:
20101109
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
from 5
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
8.26 x 5.47 x 0.68 in
Age Level:
from 12 up to 17

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Product details 240 pages Sunburst - English 9780374419301 Reviews:
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The future of a legion is in Marcuss hands.
"Synopsis" by ,
The bestselling classic is now a Major Motion Picture from Focus Features
"Synopsis" by ,
In a.d. 125, a young Roman centurion must recover the infamous Ninth Legion's missing symbol of honor, the eagle standard.

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