Lion of the Sun: Warrior of Rome:, Book 3
Mesopotamia, AD 260. Betrayed by his most trusted adviser, the Roman Emperor Valerian has been captured by the Sassanid barbarians. The shame of the vanquished beats down mercilessly, as the frail old emperor prostrates himself before Shapur, King of Kings. Ballista looks on helplessly, but vows under his breath to avenge those who have brought the empire to the brink of destruction with their treachery. But first, he must decide what price he will pay for his own freedom. Only the fearless and only those whom the gods will spare from hell can now save the empire from a catastrophic ending. Ballista, the Warrior of Rome, faces his greatest challenge yet.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - janerawoof - LibraryThing
This was a straight continuation from vol. 2. with the action switching from Ballista and his escape from clutches of Sassanids [after breaking an oath to the Great King, which terrifies Ballista] and ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Speesh - LibraryThing
Now this was an excellent book. Like the first two in the 'Warrior of Rome' series; 'Fire In the East' and 'King Of Kings'; 'Lion of the Sun' again follows our Roman soldier hero Ballista (actually ... Read full review