Written from Hannibal's perspective, this novel charts the rise and fall of the Carthaginian general who came so close to bringing down Rome. Ross Leckie is the author of Bluff Your Way in the Classics, Grampian, A Country in Miniature and The Gourmet's Companion.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - rajaratnam - LibraryThing
Most interesting story of a remarkable man, with great persistence in planning and a lot of guts. He deserved better. Typical of petty trading politics as displayed by European colonisers all over the world. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - SteveWDavies - LibraryThing
Probably as close as we're likely to get to a portrait of Hannibal and his age, very satisfying both for the authentic feel of the book and as an exciting, moving story. Read full review