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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The ismon surrounds Marcus a ten-year-old Roman who lives with his mother and father, a retired Centurion, on a remote farm. Scarrow is most well-known for his action adventure “Eagle” series which focuses on a pair of Roman Legionaries fighting the good fight for the Emperor during the early years of the first century. For example when his father died he explained it as if it really happened to him. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Like those two series, I think this novel presents scrarow fairly realistic view of life at the time.

Want to Read saving…. Hardcoverpages. Corbulo orders new arrivals Cato and Macro, and their elite cohort of Praetorian Guards, to carry out the task. The story is violent by the nature of its topic, but it’s not over the top and shouldn’t shock a modern, TV-hardened boy of 11 years and older.


I scsrrow the Starz Spartacus series is very scatrow and well written, and this really nicely connects to that as well as the earlier Rome series that was on Showtime.

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Eagles of the Empire series, Revolution series. Views Read Edit View history. Marcus as our main star and character is well glxdiator, well rounded, and comes to life on the page, and thanks to the cover you have a visual image of him to carry through the book with you. Praise for Simon Scarrow’s historical novels: The rebelling slaves have all but lost.

Gladiator Series by Simon Scarrow

Kindle EditionHardcover. And one certainly has to admire his courage and perseverance. Trivia About Fight for Freedom Remember that well and you may live. Jul 06, Aaron rated it it was amazing.


There is quite a lot of detail here describing the way of life and treatment of slaves. As he learns the ways of how to be a gladiator and survive. This book is a total triumph, and reminds me of the freshness of the Eagle series at the beginning. I love the story because I love history. gladiatlr

The Gladiator (Eagles of the Empire 9)

ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. And for Telemachus, the chance to save his brother Nereus, languishing in a Roman cell.

Open Preview See a Problem? What will happen to Marcus? In der deutschen Ausgabe ist das sehr viel besser gemacht.

Vergeet je oude leven. Life in the training school is hard for Marcus, who at eleven is far younger and smaller than the other fighters.

I like when things are new and different. Achteraf komt er een politiek aspect aan het boek te pas.