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Empire of the Eagle (Central Asia #2)

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The young Roman soldier Quintus shares the dream of every man in the Imperial army; to grow old and honorable in its service, to earn his wooden sword and land at life's end. But Quintus is also driven by a stronger need - he longs to reclaim his family's honor that was torn asunder, caught in the bloody arena of Rome's politics. But dreams can turn to dust on the tides of ...more
Paperback, 416 pages
Published May 15th 1995 by Tor Books (first published January 1st 1994)
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Mar 06, 2011 Andre rated it liked it
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Andre Norton...I have such fond memories of Quag Keep and the Witch World melieu, I picked up this novel with confidence that I was going to enjoy reading it. It did not disappoint as I enjoyed the story very much. My mid-ling rating of stars however, has to do with what seemed to me a lack of euphony. The novel seemed a bit too choppy for my tastes and jumped around in spots and dragged in others. I don't remember Norton being like this, but then again its been some time since I read
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This book reads like a serial killer's hallucinations. Only the elements of Hinduism grant it any coherence and humanity at all. I thought so on my first reading, and it's coming through even more strongly this go round.
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Alice Mary Norton always had an affinity to the humanities. She started writing in her teens, inspired by a charismatic high school teacher. First contacts with the publishing world led her, as many other contemporary female writers targeting a male-dominated market, to choose a literary pseudonym. In 1934 she legally changed her name to Andre Alice. The androgynous Andre doesn't really say "male" ...more
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