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The Forgotten Legion

The Forgotten Legion

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Published by Random House Publishing Group in London .
Written in English


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FormatE-book
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Open LibraryOL24291137M
ISBN 109781409025023, 9781409025016

  The Forgotten Legion, by Ben Kane, read by Michael Praed (17½hrs unabridged, BBC, £) In 53BC an army of 35, Roman legionaries led by Marcus Licinius Crassus, the richest man in Author: Sue Arnold. But it was in Turmenistan, former Soviet Socialist Republic and newly independent state, that I stumbled upon the place that would feature in The Forgotten Legion trilogy nearly a decade later. In the Turkmen desert lie the ruins of a city called Merv, which was sacked by the Mongols in the s AD.

The Forgotten Legion: (The Forgotten Legion Chronicles No. 1) this is a short review just to say that, as a voracious reader for quality historical fiction, this book, and in fact the whole trilogy, totally captivated me. its a breathless journey and a total immersion into the re-created realms of the late Roman Republic. am REALLY hoping Ben /5(). The Forgotten Legion Ben Kane, Author. St. Martin’s $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS. The Road to Rome; The Silver Eagle; Buy this book Two.

  The Forgotten Legion - fighting for honour, freedom and revenge Romulus and Fabiola are twins, born into slavery after their mother is raped by a drunken nobleman. At thirteen years old they are sold - Romulus to gladiator school, Fabiola into prostitution, where she will catch the eye of one of the most powerful men in Rome. Tarquinius is an /5(56).   Hey guys here's my review of The Forgotten Legion by Ben Kane. It's a really great book and any historical fiction fan would love it! I hope you enjoy, .


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I never ever expected to find a Ben Kane book there so obviously my excitement knew no bounds.4/5(). The Road to Rome: A Novel of the Forgotten Legion (Forgotten Legion Chronicles Book 3) Ben Kane.

out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ Eagles at War: (Eagles of Rome 1) Ben Kane. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ Clash of Empires: Clash of Empires, Book /5(78). The Forgotten Legion (Forgotten Legion Chronicles, #1), The Silver Eagle (Forgotten Legion Chronicles, #2), and The Road to Rome (Forgotten Legion Chron Series Works: The Silver Eagle, The Road to Rome, The Forgotten Legion book Forgotten Legion.

“Historical fiction has never been more visceral and engaging than Ben Kane’s debut novel The Forgotten Legion.” – The Forgotten Legion book Rollins, author of The Last Oracle "I thoroughly enjoyed The Forgotten Legion-- so much so that I stayed up until 2am to finish others play in the rarefied world of senators, legates and upper class merchants, Kane delves into the grim underbelly of slavery /5().

The Forgotten Legion The first in a series of books by Ben Kane focusing on a Roman legion who as it turns out did not fight for Rome. Ben Kane has written a number of books integral with Roman history, Roman military campaigns and Roman politics/5(). My first published novel, The Forgotten Legion, which has done very well since its release in hardback in May Sales reached nea copies, making it the 8th best selling debut hardback fiction in the UK in World rights to The Forgotten Legion trilogy were sold to Rosie de Courcy at Preface/Random House.

US rights sold to St. Martin’s Press (3 book deal); Italian rights to. Buy a cheap copy of The Forgotten Legion book by Ben Kane. Romulus and Fabiola are twins, born into slavery, and then later sold: Romulus to gladiator school, and Fabiola into prostitution, where she will catch the eye of Free shipping over $/5(5).

Ben Kane is a lifelong student of military history in general and Roman history in specific, The Forgotten Legion is his first novel and the sequel, The /5(31). In the first book of the series, that is also called “The Forgotten Legions”, we get to know these characters.

Romulus and Fabiola are twins, born as slaves, whose life is not a walk in the park. In their early teens, Romulus is sent to gladiator school, in order to learn to fight and amuse idle gentry of Rome and Fabiola becomes a prostitute. The Forgotten Legion If you like this era of history this is a writer that you will love, the story is brilliant and the performance is 1st class- you feel every emotion as if.

The Forgotten Legion does have some suspenseful moments, but I guess I was looking for more of the history of the time in which it takes place. Also, I thought the book would cover more about how these soldiers marched to the end of the known world and what happened once they got there.

The beginning mentions how there is a part of China where /5(). The Forgotten Legion - fighting for honour, freedom and revenge Romulus and Fabiola are twins, born into slavery after their mother is raped by a drunken nobleman. At thirteen years old they are sold - Romulus to gladiator school, Fabiola into prostitution, where she will catch the eye of one of the most powerful men in Rome.

Tarquinius is an Etruscan, a warrior and soothsayer. See more of The Forgotten Legion on Facebook. Log In. Forgot account. Create New Account. Not Now. Community See All. people like this. people follow this. About See All. Book. See More triangle-down; Pages Liked by This Page.

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Book Binding:N/A. World of Books USA was founded in Book Condition: Rating: % positive. Well written, you need the first book "The forgotten Legion", for a better understanding. It's easy for a foreigner no-native English-speaking person. I'm not sure could be used as book of history, in terms of data and real roman behavior, so clear it is a historical fiction/5(5).

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The Silver Eagle: A Novel of the Forgotten Legion - Ebook written by Ben Kane. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Silver Eagle: A Novel of the Forgotten Legion/5(8).

The Forgotten Legion; The Forgotten Legion Chronicles (Volume 1) Ben Kane St. Martin's Publishing Group. Told from the perspective of four people at the margins of the Roman world and Roman society - slaves, gladiators, runaway soldiers - comes this epic tale of the late Roman Republic and the legendary Forgotten Legion that went beyond the furthest boundaries of the Roman Works: The Forgotten Legion, The Silver Eagle, The Road to Rome.

I first read Ben Kane's book Spartacus, mainly on the back of the TV series, and thoroughly enjoyed the book. That quickly followed with The latest book by Ben, "Eagles at War" and in the last week, two books the conclusion of the Spartacus Story (Rebellion) and this weekend where it /5().

Ben Kane Synopsis: In The Forgotten Legion by Ben Kane (book 1 of the Forgotten Legion Chronicles), Romulus and Fabiola are twins, born into slavery after their mother is raped by a drunken nobleman. At thirteen-years-old, they are sold – Romulus to gladiator school, Fabiola into prostitution where she will catch the eye of one of the most.

Get this from a library! The forgotten legion. [Ben Kane] -- Born into first-century slavery under an abusive owner, twins Romulus and Fabiola are respectively sold into gladiator school and prostitution at the age of thirteen, a situation that separates them.Get this from a library!

The forgotten legion. [Ben Kane] -- "Tarquinius is an Etruscan, a warrior and soothsayer, born enemy of Rome, but doomed to fight for the Republic in the Forgotten Legion." "Brennus is a Gaul; the Romans killed his entire family. He.The Forgotten Legion, the first book in Ben Kane's Forgotten Legion trilogy, is a character-driven novel set in Ancient Rome during the 1st century BC.

With the political machinations and rivalries of Ancient Rome serving as background, Kane brings to life the stories of the novel's four principal characters: Romulus and Fabiola, twins born /5(18).