The Iron Hand of Mars (Marcus Didius Falco Mysteries, Book 4)

 
9781504639354: The Iron Hand of Mars (Marcus Didius Falco Mysteries, Book 4)

When Germanic troops in the service of the empire begin to rebel, and a Roman general disappears, Emperor Vespasian turns to the one man he can trust: Marcus Didius Falco, a private informer. To Falco, an undercover tour of Germania is an assignment from Hades. On a journey that only a stoic could survive, Falco meets with disarray, torture, and murder. His one hope: in the northern forest lives a powerful Druid priestess who perhaps can be persuaded to cease her anti-Rome activities and work for peace-- which Falco is eagerly hoping for as, back in Rome, Titus Caesar is busy trying to make time with Helena Justina, a senator's daughter and Falco's girlfriend.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Inside Flap:

With Titus Caesar in pursuit of his patrician girlfriend Helena, Marcus Didius Falco, the louche Roman sleuth is sent out of the way on an undercover mission to Roman Germany, where there has been trouble with the natives. There he must exercise his doubtful diplomatic skills on the very uncivil Civilis, a one-eyed Batavian rebel chieftain and must also persuade Veleda, a sinister tribal prophetess to desist from incessant rabble-rousing. But every rustling leaf heralds the approach of ancient ghosts, headhunting tribesmen, or primeval animals?

From the Back Cover:

“Splendid…mystery, pace and wit.” — Ellis Peters

“Lindsey Davis doesn’t merely make history come alive — she turns it into spanking entertainment, and wraps it around an intriguing mystery. She is incapable of writing a dull sentence.” — Peter Lovesey

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Lindsey Davis
Published by Blackstone Audio
ISBN 10: 1504639359 ISBN 13: 9781504639354
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Rating
[?]

Book Description Blackstone Audio. Book Condition: BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW Audiobook on MP3 CD - Unabridged A Brand New Quality Audiobook from a Full-Time Veteran Owned Bookshop in business since 1992!. Bookseller Inventory # 2233727

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 33.90
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Lindsey Davis
Published by Blackstone Audio
ISBN 10: 1504639359 ISBN 13: 9781504639354
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Rating
[?]

Book Description Blackstone Audio. Book Condition: BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW Audiobook on MP3 CD - Unabridged A Brand New Quality Audiobook from a Full-Time Veteran Owned Bookshop in business since 1992!. Bookseller Inventory # 2606030

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 33.90
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Lindsey Davis
Published by Blackstone Audio, Inc. (2015)
ISBN 10: 1504639359 ISBN 13: 9781504639354
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2015. MP3 CD. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1504639359

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 55.90
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Lindsey Davis
Published by Blackstone Audio, Inc. (2015)
ISBN 10: 1504639359 ISBN 13: 9781504639354
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2015. MP3 CD. Book Condition: Brand New. unabridged mp3cd edition. 1 pages. 7.50x5.30x0.60 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 1504639359

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 74.71
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 8.00
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds