A collection of stories spanning 300 years and tracing the fortunes of a family of Roman soldiers in Britain. They are linked by the Capricorn bracelet, won and handed down by the centurian Lucius. The author is a Carnegie Medal Award winner and wrote an autobiography, "Blue Remembered Hills".
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"This is more than a piece of history, battles and centurions; it's a slice of life - the stories are exciting and compelling - every one is well-worth reading" (Wendy Cooling)Book Description:
A fascinating collection of tales set in Roman times, from the acclaimed historical writer, Rosemary Sutcliff.
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Book Description RED FOX, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 99776200