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Emperor. The Gates of Rome.
4.12
My edition of this book has 597pg's, not 448pg's as stated. This was a damn good read that I thoroughly enjoyed. My eldest brother recommended this bo...more
Jan 08, 2011
Dec 11, 2010
 
Sword Song (The Saxon Stories, #4)
4.23
An absolutely fascinating era in English history; one where the tides could so easily have turned and left England as Daneland. The historical place n...more
Aug 31, 2011
Aug 07, 2010
 
The Gladiator (Eagle, #9)
4.11
The Gladiator... Macro and Cato are still quite a double act (Cato being the straight guy, with Macro not usually intending to be funny *laughing just...more
Aug 18, 2010
Aug 07, 2010
 
The Burning Land (The Saxon Stories, #5)
4.25
This is one of the best books in the Alfred/Saxon series (IMO), two others being The Last Kingdom and Sword Song. Lord Uhtred, raised a pagan warrior...more
Jul 27, 2011
Aug 07, 2010
 
Under the Eagle (Eagle, #1)
4.02
I started this book about 5 nights ago, and finished it last night. Wow, what a relief to get back to a really gripping book once again. Especially so...more
Sep 08, 2010
Sep 01, 2010
 
The Death of Kings (Emperor, #2)
4.21
A really good follow on from the first book in this (Emperor) series by Conn Iggulden. In fact, in many ways the first book served as a really good in...more
Sep 19, 2012
Jan 08, 2011
 
The Field Of Swords
4.23
I didn't enjoy this book as much as I enjoyed the previous two in this series. Why? Good question. For me, Caesar spends far too much of the books' em...more
Oct 03, 2012
Sep 19, 2012
 
The Last Kingdom (The Saxon Stories, #1)
4.19
This book gripped me and led me into Cornwell's Saxon Series. This book did so much more for me than Heretic or Azincourt, or any of the other Cornwel...more
Aug 13, 2011
Aug 07, 2010
 
Death of Kings (The Saxon Stories, #6)
4.20
I was actually looking forward to this book and following on with the well told story and battle adventures of Lord Uhtred. But, I thought this book w...more
Jan 07, 2013
Jul 12, 2011
 
The Legion (Eagle, #10)
4.21
3 stars, I liked it ;)

A lower rating than the others in this series that I've read. Why? It wasn't a bad read, it even followed on from The Gladiator...more
Feb 15, 2013
Oct 03, 2012
 
Outlaw (The Outlaw Chronicles, #1)
3.82
Outlaw is a quite engrossing historical read on the man/myth that was Robin Hood. It's told from the perspective of Alan Dale, a youth who joins Robin...more
Oct 11, 2010
Sep 01, 2010
 
Azincourt
4.06
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Aug 07, 2010
 
Centurion (Eagle, #8)
4.15
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Aug 07, 2010
 
Dreaming the Eagle (Boudica, #1)
4.06
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Aug 07, 2010
 
The Eagle's Prey (Eagle, #5)
4.19
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Aug 07, 2010
 
When the Eagle Hunts (Eagle, #3)
4.14
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Jun 02, 2012
Aug 07, 2010
 
Dreaming the Serpent Spear (Boudica, #4)
4.33
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Aug 07, 2010
 
Dreaming the Hound (Boudica, #3)
4.33
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Aug 07, 2010
 
Dreaming the Bull (Boudica, #2)
4.22
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Aug 07, 2010
 
Heretic (The Grail Quest, #3)
4.05
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Aug 07, 2010
 
Revelation (Matthew Shardlake, #4)
4.28
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Feb 24, 2011
 
Fire and Sword (Revolution, #3)
4.20
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Mar 23, 2011
 
Heartstone
4.26
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Jun 07, 2011
 
The Fields Of Death (Revolution, #4)
4.23
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Jun 07, 2011
 
Vagabond (The Grail Quest, #2)
4.02
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Aug 07, 2010
 
Fall of Giants (The Century Trilogy #1)
4.20
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Aug 05, 2011
 
Time's Legacy
3.86
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Aug 24, 2011
 
Lords of the North (The Saxon Stories, #3)
4.27
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Aug 07, 2010
 
The Pale Horseman (The Saxon Stories, #2)
4.22
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Aug 07, 2010
 
Genghis: Birth of an Empire (Conqueror, #1)
4.30
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May 26, 2013
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