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The Eagle In The Sand (Eagles of the Empire 7)

The Eagle In The Sand (Eagles of the Empire 7)

IF YOU DON’T KNOW SIMON SCARROW, YOU DON’T KNOW ROME!

THE EAGLE IN THE SAND is the action-packed seventh novel in Simon Scarrow’s bestselling Eagles of the Empire series. Essential reading for fans of Bernard Cornwell. ‘Scarrow’s [novels] rank with the best’ Independent

Judaea in AD 46. Roman centurions Cato and Macro have been posted to Judaea for a ‘hearts and minds’ operation. The Empire needs to win over the locals after some of their religious figures have started revolts – and since the Romans crucified the last charismatic Judaean leader, the natives’ rebellions have become bolder.

Not only are these small villages causing trouble, but there are also thousands of Parthians eager to fight Rome. With the threat of suicide attacks and even all-out war, Cato and Macro have their peace-keeping work cut out…
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Historical Fiction

On Sale: 27th July 2017

Price: £8.99

ISBN-13: 9780755350018

Reviews

Rollicking good fun
Mail on Sunday
A satisfyingly bloodthirsty, bawdy romp...perfect for Bernard Cornwell addicts who will relish its historical detail and fast-paced action. Storming stuff
Good Book Guide
[Simon Scarrow] blends together historical facts and characters to create a book that simply cannot be put down... Highly recommended
Historical Novels Review
Scarrow's [novels] rank with the best
Independent
Gripping... ferocious and compelling, it is a story of blood, romance and sacrifice
Daily Express
Praise for Simon Scarrow: 'I really don't need this kind of competition... It's a great read'
Bernard Cornwell
A new book in Simon Scarrow's series about the Roman army is always a joy
The Times