Hunting the Eagles : Eagles of Rome 2 Hardback
by Ben Kane
Part of the Eagles of Rome series
From 'the rising star of historical fiction' (Wilbur Smith) a new Eagles of Rome novel, by the Sunday Times bestselling author of Eagles at War.
AN ARMY DEFEATED - AD 14: Five long years have passed since the annihilation of three legions in the wilds of Germania.
Although the bones of 15,000 soldiers now moulder in the Teutoburg Forest, not all the Romans were slain in the bloody ambush.
A CENTURION OUT FOR VENGEANCE - Demoted, battle-scarred and hell-bent on revenge, Centurion Tullus and his legionaries begin their fightback.
Ranged against them is the charismatic chieftan Arminius, who is gathering thousands of hostile tribesmen, and determined to crush the Romans for a second time.
AN EAGLE RECOVERED - The eagle belonging to Tullus' old legion is still in enemy hands, but as the Romans' reprisals take their army deep into German tribal lands, he remains convinced that it is within reach.
But Arminius and his warriors are perilously close. As battle begins, Tullus and his comrades know they must fight as never before - just to stay alive...
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 528 pages
- Publisher: Cornerstone
- Publication Date: 24/03/2016
- Category: Historical fiction
- ISBN: 9781848094062