Terra Incognita: A Novel of the Roman Empire
Publish date: April 14th 2008
Publisher: Tantor Media
Edition language: English
, European Literature
, British Literature
, Book Club
, Historical Fiction
, Historical Mystery
, Mystery Thriller
Series: Gaius Petreius Ruso (#2)
MANY MILES SOUTH of Coria, Ruso gathered both reins in his left hand, reached down into the saddlebag, and took out the pie he had saved from last night.fraudio> rosado mp3> serieshist fic> ancient hist> roman> britainmedicalNarrated by Simon VanceFrom wiki: Coria was a fort and town, located 2.5 mi...
Enjoyed this; the setting in Roman Britain is one I haven't read a lot in, and the plot and characters are competently dealt with. Not having read the first in the series, I scrabbled a bit at the beginning to get a handle on who was who, especially since there was a divided POV over the first few c...
A very enjoyable book in the series. This time Ruso and Tilla head north to the outposts along Hadrian's Wall (at least, where it will be). A missing head, a runaway wagon, unhappy natives, beer and brewing and the mysterious Gathering all play a part in this one. Those who like a good stir of humou...
Terra Incognita is the second installment in Downie’s series about the hapless legionary physician Gaius Petreius Ruso and his slave, the British Tilla (aka Darlughdacha). This time he’s traveling north to Hadrian’s Wall with a cohort of the XX Legion; as it happens, he’s also heading into Tilla’s h...
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