Ben Kane





Ben Kane

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Ben Kane is a bestselling Roman author and former veterinarian. He was born in Kenya and grew up in Ireland (where his parents are from). He has traveled widely and is a lifelong student of military history in general, and Roman history in particular. He lives in North Somerset, England, with his family.


Average rating: 4.03 · 7,268 ratings · 631 reviews · 14 distinct works · Similar authors
The Forgotten Legion (Forgo...
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The Road to Rome (Forgotten...
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The Silver Eagle (Forgotten...
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Spartacus: The Gladiator (S...
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Spartacus: Rebellion (Spart...
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Hannibal: Fields of Blood (...
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