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Hero of Rome

(2010)
(The first book in the Gaius Valerius Verrens series)
A novel by

 
 
The Roman grip on Britain is weakening. Emperor Nero has turned his face away from this far-flung outpost. The Druids are on the rise, spreading seeds of rebellion among the British tribes. Roman cruelty and exploitation has angered their British subjects. The warrior queen Boudicca will lead the tribes to war. Standing against the rising tide of Boudicca's rebellion is Roman Tribune, Gaius Valerius Verrens, Commander of the veteran legions at Colonia. Valerius leads the veterans in a last stand against the unstoppable horde of Boudicca's rebel army. Step by step, the bloodied survivors are forced back into the Temple of Claudius. It is here that Valerius wins lifelong fame and the accolade Hero of Rome.

Genre: Historical

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Hardback Editions

July 2011 : UK Hardback
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Title: Hero Of Rome
Author(s): Douglas Jackson
ISBN: 0-7505-3408-7 / 978-0-7505-3408-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Magna Large Print Books
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July 2010 : USA Hardback
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Title: Hero of Rome (Roman Trilogy 1)
Author(s): Douglas Jackson
ISBN: 0-593-06512-3 / 978-0-593-06512-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bantam Press
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Paperback Editions

October 2011 : UK Paperback
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Title: Hero of Rome: (Gaius Valerius Verrens 1)
Author(s): Douglas Jackson
ISBN: 0-552-16258-2 / 978-0-552-16258-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Corgi
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October 2011 : UK Paperback
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Title: Hero of Rome: (Gaius Valerius Verrens 1)
Author(s): Douglas Jackson
ISBN: 0-552-16133-0 / 978-0-552-16133-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Corgi
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July 2010 : USA Paperback
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Title: Hero of Rome
Author(s): Douglas Jackson
ISBN: 0-593-06513-1 / 978-0-593-06513-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bantam Press
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Audio Editions

September 2012 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Hero of Rome
Author(s): Douglas Jackson
Publisher: Random House Audiobooks
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September 2012 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Hero of Rome
Author(s): Douglas Jackson
Publisher: Random House Audiobooks
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September 2012 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Hero of Rome
Author(s): Douglas Jackson
Publisher: Random House Audiobooks
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2011 : UK Audio CD
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Title: Hero of Rome
Author(s): Douglas Jackson
ISBN: 1-4481-6034-0 / 978-1-4481-6034-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: AudioGo LTd
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Kindle Editions

June 2010 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Hero of Rome: (Gaius Valerius Verrens 1)
Author(s): Douglas Jackson
Publisher: Transworld Digital
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