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Violence and unrest are sweeping through Roman Britain. Justin and Flavius find themselves caught up in the middle of it all when they discover a plot to overthrow the Emperor. In fear for their lives, they gather together a tattered band of men and lead them into the thick of battle, to defend the honor of Rome. But will they be in time to save the Emperor . . .

Synopsis:

Two rebels set out to bring down a tyrant

Synopsis:

More than a century after The Eagle of the Ninth leaves off, two cousins join the Roman side in the fight against a tyrannical British emperor.

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:
9780374466480
Author:
Sutcliff, Rosemary
Publisher:
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Great britain
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
History
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
Edition Number:
1st Sunburst ed.
Edition Description:
Middle-Grade Fiction
Series:
The Roman Britain Trilogy
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
19930901
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
from 5
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Includes 1 map, List of Place Names, and
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
7.63 x 5.13 in
Age Level:
from 12 up to 17

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Two rebels set out to bring down a tyrant

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More than a century after The Eagle of the Ninth leaves off, two cousins join the Roman side in the fight against a tyrannical British emperor.

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