Mark Antony's Heroes: How the Third Gallica Legion Saved an Apostle and Created an Emperor
This fourth book in Dando-Collins’s definitive history of Rome’s legions tells the story of Rome’s 3rd Gallica Legion, which put Vespasian on the throne and saved the life of the Christian apostle Paul. Named for their leader, Mark Antony, these common Roman soldiers, through their gallantry on the battlefield, reshaped the Roman Empire and aided the spread of Christianity throughout Europe.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - jmulick - LibraryThing
This book is a history of the 3rd Gallica Legion, It reads easily and generates excitement and interest. There are places where one wonders whether the author has done some embellishing, but the general effect is to move the story along nicely. Highly recommended. Read full review
Review: Mark Antony's Heroes: How the Third Gallica Legion Saved an Apostle and Created an EmperorUser Review - Mark Sequeira - Goodreads
Already read two books by Dando-Collins, "Nero's Killing Machine, The True Story of Rome's Remarkable 14th Legion" and "Caesar's Legion: The Epic Saga of Julius Caesar's Elite Tenth Legion and the ... Read full review