When the great chariot racer, Pegasus, is found stabbed to death, Marcus Corvinus is already on site. The District Watch—crooked to a man—claims the motive was theft, but Corvinus knows better. Tracking the murderer takes him deep into the world of Roman chariot racing with all its secrets, scams, and skullduggery.
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David Wishart studies Classics at Edinburgh University. He then taught Latin and Greek in school for four years and after this retrained as a teacher of EFL. He lived and worked abroad for eleven years, working in Kuwait, Greece and Saudi Arabia, and now lives with his wife and family in Scotland.Review:
“This is an exceptionally well–plotted mystery novel.” -- Mystery News
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Book Description Hodder & Stoughton Ltd, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0340771275