The classic tale of a true hero.>p> The slaves of Rome are launching a revolt against their cruel Roman masters and there is only one man capable of leading them into battle. His name is Spartacus.
A former gladiator and a born leader, he inspires fierce loyalty in his men and strikes terror into the hearts of his enemies. As he and his army of slaves advance on Rome, they will have to fight battle after battle, each one more brutal than the last.
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The original landmark novel of the slave revolt against the Romans in 73BC, led by the gladiator Spartacus. Heralded as one of the great historical novels of the twentieth century--and an inspiration to generations of people who have fought against oppression and exploitation--SPARTACUS is a masterpiece of vivid storytelling from one of Scotland's finest writers.Product Description:
This classic historical novel is a violent a nd compulsive account of the celebrated slave uprising that shook the Roman Empire in 73 B.C. It is both a gripping nove l and a realistic examination of state justice and brutality in ancient Rome. '
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Book Description London Hutchinson, 1970. New Edition. Hardback. Size 9 x 5.5 inches. Brown cloth with gilt titles. Handwritten note to front free endpaper. 287 pages. Very Good in Very Good price-clipped dustwrapper. By the author of 'A Scots Quair'. Bookseller Inventory # 9927
Book Description Hutchinson, 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st thus. Boards show little sign of wear, top edge of page block a bit 'dusty'. Wrapper a little faded on spine, front flap creased. Bookseller Inventory # 004766
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Bookseller Inventory # GOR002562981
Book Description Hutchinson, 1970. Book Condition: Poor. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has hardback covers. In poor condition, suitable as a reading copy. Dust Jacket in fair condition. , 600grams, ISBN:0091040302. Bookseller Inventory # 6479967