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Emperor's Axe

(The third book in the Imperial Assassin series)
A novel by


The fate of Rome, and thousands of lives, rests on the shoulders of one man.

After murdering his brother, and taking the position of Emperor for himself, Caracalla orders a brutal purge of the supporters of Geta.

Meanwhile, Caracalla's ally Marcellus has his son suddenly kidnapped

. But why? Silus is ordered to track down and rescue the boy, rumoured to be Caracalla's child. 

As Rome buckles beneath the weight of slaughter, Silus will travel to the city of Alexandria. There he will need to risk everything to save the boy, the Empire and his own life...

An intense and blood-soaked thriller of Ancient Rome, perfect for fans of Simon Scarrow, Conn Iggulden and Ben Kane.

Genre: Thriller

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Paperback Editions

April 2020 : UK Paperback

Title: Emperor's Axe (Imperial Assassin): 3 (The Imperial Assassin)
Author(s): Alex Gough
ISBN: 1-78863-830-1 / 978-1-78863-830-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Canelo
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Kindle Editions

April 2020 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: Emperor's Axe (The Imperial Assassin Book 3)
Author(s): Alex Gough
Publisher: Canelo Adventure
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU