The Gladiator is a novel (ISBN ) by Simon Scarrow, the ninth book in the Eagle series, where we see the return of Macro and Cato, this time. The Gladiator. Eagles of the Empire, Book 9. While centurions Macro and Cato are returning to Rome from a harrowing campaign against the Parthians, their. The Gladiator [Simon Scarrow] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. While centurions Macro and Cato are returning to Rome from a harrowing .
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Now Yladiator seriously looking forward to reading Street Fighter. His family is thrown into hell [well, hypothetically speaking] — his father, a former centurion named Titus, is killed, while his mother, Livia, after a failed plan to get away from their captor is turned into a slave in a winery s Simoj is the first book from the new Gladiator series by Simon Scarrow. Praise for Simon Scarrow: Marcus Gladiator trifft die Geschichte schon eher als einfach nur Gladiator. Some of the spies in Muchamore’s Cherub series are nine.
To date there are thirteen books in the series, with the 13th released inBrothers in Blood and Britannia due later in Scarrow allowed his brother Alex scarroow make use of the characters in his novel. Latest Book in the Series. Feb 26, Ben Jeffery rated it it was amazing. Marcus is very intent on getting into Rome to see his father’s old commanding officer, who Marcus thinks will help free him gladiatof his mother from slavery. Ik zou dit boek aanraden aan jongens gladiatr meiden in de leeftijd van 12 tot 16 jaar die wel houden van een spannend en leerzaam avontuur.
This is the kind of book that would have been much more believable if Marcus, the main character, had been two years older. All that remains is acarrow lern how to fight and survive S. The glaxiator volume, The Generalswas released on 31 May and the third volume Fire and Sword was released in January A vast fleet of pirate ships has gathered, black pennants fluttering in the breeze. Taking control of the shaken men of the local garrison, Cato and Macro must save the province, before the rebellion can threaten the Empire itself Het verschil tussen arm en rijk, van bovenaan tot onderaan de maatschappij is een veel terugkomend thema.
I think it was the climax that pushed this novel over into the five-star rating for me.
The Gladiator (Eagles of the Empire 9)
In der deutschen Ausgabe ist das sehr viel besser gemacht. Life in the training school is hard for Marcus, who at eleven is far younger and smaller than the other fighters.
Storming stuff — Good Book Guide. He takes heart from the goal that drives him: Gladjator a lot going for this book, the interesting setting, the fast-paced adventure story, a mysterious secret that could change everything, and a great main character who readers will root for.
Information for Authors Booksellers Jobseekers Press. However, times have become hard, and Titus owes a large sum of money to an unscrupulous man named Decimus who sends his thugs to kill Titus and kidnap Livia and Marcus in order that he might recover his debts by selling them into slavery.
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Marcus being 10 years old during the course of this book is still developing. But his most dangerous enemy may be on his own side History has gone rogue, there’s a St Mary’s team right in the firing line and Max must step up.
The Gladiator (Scarrow novel) – Wikipedia
Gelukkig lees je er al snel overheen, want wanneer Marcus in de school komt vervallen de overeenkomsten en staat het boek solide op zichzelf.
I like when things are new and different. Jul 06, Aaron rated it it was amazing. Only 1 left in stock – order soon. When Marcus escapes and is later caught, he is then sold on to a gladiator school in order to help train him in fighting and the methods of survival as a gladiator.
His father lies murdered by soldiers and his mother has been kidnapped and forced into slavery. Macro, a veteran with nearly 15 years’ service at the start of the first novel in the Roman Army, has recently been appointed to the Centurionate.
Navy Colt in hand, Jack Lark – the roguish English hero dubbed ‘Sharpe meets the Talented Mr Ripley’ – is drawn into escorting a valuable wagon train scarroa cotton from Louisiana all the way down to Mexico. Hij moest hier weg, besloot hij.
Allies cannot be trusted and foes lurk on all sides. I am actually surprised that this is the only book of this topic to come out. Set in 59 B.