The Eagle in the Sand

The Eagle in the Sand

Book - 2008
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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.

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...
Publisher: London : Headline Pub. Group, 2008, c2006.
Edition: Pbk. ed. --
ISBN: 9780755350018
Branch Call Number: FIC SCARR
Characteristics: 504 p. : map.


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Jun 12, 2014

In Syria and dealing with Judaean rebels. Interesting interpretation of a famous character but not as good an adventure story as the last few.


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May 21, 2008

Violence: This title contains Violence.

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