Legionary: Empire of Shades (Legionary #6)

Legionary

Book 6
Gordon Doherty
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379 AD: Thracia has fallen to the Gothic horde… 

With the ashes of Adrianople still swirling in the air, the Eastern Roman Empire is in turmoil. The emperor is dead, the throne lies empty and the remaining fragments of the army are few and scattered. 

Numerius Vitellius Pavo, now Tribunus of the XI Claudia, tries to hold his patchwork ranks together amidst the storm. One of the few legions to have survived the disaster at Adrianople, the Claudia do what they can to keep alive the dying flame of hope. When word spreads of a new Eastern Emperor, those hopes rise. But the coming of this leader will stir the Gothic War to new heights. And it will cast Pavo headlong into the sights of the one responsible for the East’s plight – a man mighty and seemingly untouchable, and one who will surely crush any who dares to challenge him. 

From the ashes of Adrianople, new heroes will rise… with dark ghosts in close pursuit.

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About the author

Gordon is a Scottish writer, addicted to reading and writing historical fiction. His Legionary and Strategos novels have been an Amazon smash-hit, and have gone on to be translated and published in Russia, Italy and Greece.

Gordon's love of history was first kindled by the ruins of Hadrian's Wall and the Antonine Wall, and travelling around the ancient world has kept the fire burning brightly ever since. He finds the Late Roman Empire and Byzantine eras intriguing, particularly the metamorphosis from late antiquity into the 'dark ages' and the medieval period. Equally, the Bronze Age and Classical Greece are firm favourites of his.

 

For exciting news, extracts and exclusive content from Gordon, visit www.gordondoherty.co.uk, follow him on Twitter @GordonDoherty or like his author page on www.facebook.com/gordon.doherty

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Gordon Doherty
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Published on
May 18, 2017
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Pages
400
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ISBN
9781545456729
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Action & Adventure
Fiction / Historical
Social Science / Archaeology
Young Adult Fiction / Legends, Myths, Fables / Greek & Roman
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