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From the Publisher
Historically very little is known about Spartacus. We know that he
came from Thrace, a land north of Greece, that he once fought in
the Roman legions and that, during two fateful years, he led a
slave army which nearly brought Rome to its knees.
In Ben Kane''s brilliant novel, we meet Spartacus as he returns to
Thrace, ready to settle down after a decade away. But a new king
has usurped the throne. Treacherous and violent, he immediately
seizes Spartacus and sells him to a Roman slave trader looking for
The odyssey has begun which will see Spartacus become one of the
greatest legends of history, the hero of revolutionaries from Karl
Marx to Che Guevara, immortalised on screen, and now brought to
life in Ben Kane''s great bestseller -- a novel which takes the
story to its halfway point and is continued in Spartacus: