Fire in the East: Warrior of Rome:, Book 1

Front Cover
Overlook, Sep 29, 2009 - Fiction - 432 pages
6 Reviews
More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA.

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
1
4 stars
2
3 stars
2
2 stars
1
1 star
0

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - mimal - LibraryThing

bookshelves: published-2008, ancient-history, historical-fiction, one-penny-wonder, paper-read, tbr-busting-2014, winter-20132014, hardback, roman-civilisation, war, syria, military-maneuvers, testost ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - YossarianXeno - LibraryThing

Fire in the East is a cut above most Roman military fiction, comparable to Simon Scarrow at the latter's best. Sidebottom's real life job as a Professor of Classical History has clearly helped him ... Read full review

Other editions - View all

About the author (2009)

Harry Sidebottom teaches classical history at Oxford, where he is a Fellow of St. Benet’s Hall and a lecturer at Lincoln College. He has an international reputation as a scholar, having published widely on ancient warfare, classical art, and the cultural history of the Roman Empire. Blood and Steel is the second book in a major new series, Throne of the Caesars, and follows his acclaimed and bestselling series, Warrior of Rome. He divides his time between Oxford and Newmarket in Suffolk, where he lives with his wife and two sons.

Bibliographic information