Centurion

Autore: Simon Scarrow
Editore: Overlook Books
ISBN: 9781590207802
Grandezza: 28,21 MB
Formato: PDF
Vista: 1759
Download Read Online

Centurions Macro and Cato head to the Eastern edges of the Empire in the first century A.D., where the peace and safety of Rome are threatened by a takeover attempt by long-standing enemy Parthia.

The Eagle In The Sand

Autore: Simon Scarrow
Editore:
ISBN: 9780755350018
Grandezza: 37,85 MB
Formato: PDF, Mobi
Vista: 4504
Download Read Online

The seventh novel in Simon Scarrow's bestselling Roman series. Trouble is brewing in Syria, on the eastern frontier of the Roman Empire. With the troops in a deplorable state, centurions Macro and Cato are despatched to restore the competence of the cohort. But another challenge faces them as Bannus, a local tribesman, is brewing up trouble and preaching violent opposition to Rome. As the local revolt grows in scale, Macro and Cato must stamp out corruption in the cohort and restore it to fighting fitness to quash Bannus - before the eastern provinces are lost to the Empire forever...

The Eagle And The Wolves

Autore: Simon Scarrow
Editore: Headline
ISBN: 0755350855
Grandezza: 74,52 MB
Formato: PDF, Docs
Vista: 5864
Download Read Online

IF YOU DON'T KNOW SIMON SCARROW, YOU DON'T KNOW ROME! THE EAGLE AND THE WOLVES is the gripping fourth novel in Simon Scarrow's bestselling Eagles of the Empire series. Perfect for fans of Bernard Cornwell and Conn Iggulden. 'A new book in Simon Scarrow's long-running series about the Roman army is always a joy' The Times Britannia, AD 44. Occupation is never easy. The enemy is butchering their supply convoys, their garrison town is starving and the truce with the locals is uneasy at best. Young Cato, newly promoted, and veteran centurion Macro are ordered to train the Wolves and the Boars, two cohorts of barbarian Britons, and introduce them to the brutal drills of the Roman Imperial Army. Macro is confident they'll win the natives over, but Cato worries about putting weapons into the hands of potential rebels. Ultimately, only one thing matters: is there a difference between the enemy at their gates, and the allies in their own camp?

L Aquila Dell Impero

Autore: Simon Scarrow
Editore: Newton Compton Editori
ISBN: 8854166715
Grandezza: 13,82 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub
Vista: 7106
Download Read Online

EDIZIONE SPECIALE: CONTIENE UN ESTRATTO DEL NUOVO ROMANZO Una battaglia epica Ave Scarrow! Nella provincia romana della Giudea il pericolo di una rivolta è imminente. Cassio Longino, governatore della Siria, sta cercando di minare il potere dell’imperatore con una rivolta generale di tutte le province d’Oriente. Venti di guerra soffiano minacciosi contro la debole e corrotta guarnigione romana nel deserto, a guardia dei confini dell’impero. I centurioni Catone e Macrone hanno il compito di scoprire le mosse di Longino e di smascherare i suoi collaboratori in quelle lontane terre d’Oriente. Ma la loro missione non sarà semplice: i due valorosi guerrieri dovranno fronteggiare il malcontento e l’ostilità delle popolazioni locali, stremate dalla violenza e dalle ruberie dei corrotti funzionari romani, che vedono in Banno, a capo di un esercito di ribelli, colui che sosterrà i loro diritti. E gli invincibili Parti, che contendono a Roma il dominio delle province orientali, minacciano di intervenire. Le dune del deserto saranno testimoni di una marcia inarrestabile tra avversità, complotti e sanguinosi agguati per salvare l’Impero da una tragica rovina... Sangue, intrighi, battaglie e valorosi eroi in una nuova missione dei centurioni Catone e Macrone, strenui difensori della grandezza di Roma Uno dei migliori scrittori di romanzi storici «Scarrow riesce a evocare tutta la gloria e la violenza che caratterizzavano la vita nelle legioni romane.» Booklist «L'azione è incalzante e frenetica, la tensione altissima, i dettagli vividi e feroci. È storia al massimo livello.» Telegraph «Una prosa incalzante e una profonda conoscenza della storia antica.» The Daily Mail Simon ScarrowVive in Inghilterra. È un grande esperto di storia romana. Il centurione, il primo dei suoi romanzi storici pubblicati in Italia, è stato per mesi ai primi posti nelle classifiche inglesi e internazionali. Macrone e Catone sono i protagonisti di: La profezia dell’aquila, Sotto l ’aquila di Roma, Il gladiatore, Roma alla conquista del mondo, La spada di Roma, La legione, Roma o morte, Il pretoriano, La battaglia finale, L’aquila dell’impero e Il sangue dell'impero, tutti pubblicati dalla Newton Compton. In ebook sono disponibili i volumi della serie “Roma Arena Saga”: La conquista, La sfida, La spada del gladiatore, La rivincita e Il campione.

The Eagle S Prophecy

Autore: Simon Scarrow
Editore: Headline
ISBN: 0755350871
Grandezza: 55,22 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub
Vista: 2280
Download Read Online

IF YOU DON'T KNOW SIMON SCARROW, YOU DON'T KNOW ROME! THE EAGLE'S PROPHECY is the powerful sixth novel in Simon Scarrow's bestselling Eagles of the Empire seires. Perfect for fans of Bernard Cornwell. Praise for Simon Scarrow's gripping novels: 'Ferocious and compelling' Daily Express The Adriatic Sea, AD 45. Cato and Macro, centurions of the Roman army, are horrified to learn that they face possible execution after the death of their commanding officer. Fortunately, the Emperor's secretary is willing to offer them an alternative: to join the marines and hunt down a band of brutal pirates who are decimating not only Rome's reputation, but also a critical supply chain. As they discover the true horror of battle at sea, Macro and Cato must also remember their real mission: to recover from those pirates a set of scrolls that hold secrets vital to the future of the Roman Empire. Rome will do anything to get them back...

The Eagle S Prey

Autore: Simon Scarrow
Editore: Headline
ISBN: 0755350863
Grandezza: 22,46 MB
Formato: PDF, Docs
Vista: 218
Download Read Online

IF YOU DON'T KNOW SIMON SCARROW, YOU DON'T KNOW ROME! THE EAGLE'S PREY is the thrilling fifth novel in Simon Scarrow's bestselling Eagles of the Empire series. A must read for fans of Bernard Cornwell and Conn Iggulden. Praise for Simon Scarrow's gripping historical novels: 'Ferocious and compelling' Daily Express Britannia, AD 44. The time has come to claim Britain for the Empire. Centurions Cato and Macro are preparing for what their leaders say will be the final battle against those natives refusing to accept the civilising force of Rome. The British savages will surely stand no chance against the might of the unstoppable Roman army. But young Cato is more concerned about hot-headed cohort commander, Maximius, than about the enemy, and with Roman troops being brutally slaughtered, even grizzled veteran Macro is having doubts about the promised ease of their success. Will they be victorious - or will the battle cost both of them more than they could ever imagine?

The Eagle S Conquest

Autore: Simon Scarrow
Editore: Macmillan
ISBN: 9781429980302
Grandezza: 10,11 MB
Formato: PDF, Docs
Vista: 9824
Download Read Online

When Centurion Macro and his young subordinate, Optio Cato arrive on the shores of Britain to take part in the Emperor Claudius' invasion in AD 43, Macro knows the desperately outnumbered Roman army will be facing one of the toughest campaigns ever. Meanwhile, a sinister organization is secretly betraying the brave men of the legions. When assassination rumors coincide with the Emperor's arrival, the soldiers realize they are up against a force more ruthless than the Britons, and that time is running out if they are to prevent Claudius's glorious victory from turning to disaster.

Britannia

Autore: Simon Scarrow
Editore:
ISBN: 9781472213310
Grandezza: 15,39 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
Vista: 5939
Download Read Online

A thrilling, action-packed adventure featuring Roman Army heroes Prefect Cato and Centurion Macro. As they tramp the hillsides of western Britannia dreaming of their eventual return to Rome, the officers face daily threats that will test their courage to the full as they fight to protect their men and the Empire. Includes maps and charts.

The Legion

Autore: Simon Scarrow
Editore:
ISBN: 9781407473185
Grandezza: 57,93 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
Vista: 7201
Download Read Online

Trouble is brewing in Egypt. Rebel gladiator Ajax and his men have been posing as Roman soldiers and attacking naval bases, merchant vessels and villages. Prefect Cato and Centurion Macro have been charged with the task of tracking down the renegade warrior before the problem gets out of control. They hope to destroy their enemy on the battlefield, but the cunning gladiator has other ideas...

Brothers In Blood

Autore: Simon Scarrow
Editore:
ISBN: 9781472226945
Grandezza: 19,49 MB
Formato: PDF, Mobi
Vista: 3157
Download Read Online

The Roman Empire's conquest of Britannia is under threat from within. Prefect Cato and Centurion Macro must uncover a traitor to prevent unthinkable defeat. A messenger on the streets of Rome has been intercepted and tortured, revealing a plot to sabotage the Roman army's campaign against Caratacus, commander of Britannia's native tribes. A treacherous agent's mission is to open a second front of attack against them and eliminate the two Roman soldiers who could stand in the way. Unwarned, Cato and Macro are with the Roman army pursuing Caratacus and his men through the mountains of Britannia. Defeating Caratacus finally seems within their grasp. But the plot against the two heroes threatens not only their military goals but also their lives.