Eagle of the Ninth

Eagle of the Ninth

by Rosemary Sutcliff
Reprint, ©2010, ISBN: 9780312644291
Trade Paperback, 240 pages
List Price: $10.99 Sale Price: $9.34

The beginning of a trilogy that includes Silver Branch and Lantern Bearers.

Threatened by an unstoppable tide of invaders, the last of the Roman Auxiliaries are setting sail to leave Britain forever. But Aquila, a young legionnaire, chooses to stay behind, in order to join the fight to save his native land.

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Summary: The story of the lost Ninth Legion of Roman Britain from the perspective of a young soldier fighting to preserve his homeland.

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