Legion Of Videssos by Harry TurtledoveLegion Of Videssos by Harry Turtledove

Legion Of Videssos

byHarry Turtledove

Mass Market Paperback | July 12, 1987

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Since the Roman legion had been mysteriously transported to this world of magic, tribune Marcus Scaurus had served the rulers of war-torn Videssos well. He had been largely responsible for ousting the Pretender and putting Thorish Gavras on the throne. That, of course, made him a hero.
Rome or Videssos, however, Fortune was a fickle goddess.
Now he and the legion were returning in triumph to Videssos the city after defeating a well-entrenched army of rebel mercenaries. But Marcus, betrayed by the one closest to him, was returning to be seized, dragged before the Emperor, and questioned under truth-drug like a traitor.
Of the court, only Alypia Gavra stuck by him -- but consorting with the Emperor's niece was dangerous. It could lead to exile -- or death!
Yet Alypia was attractive. And Marcus was lonely . . .
Harry Turtledove is the award-winning author of the alternate-history works The Man with the Iron Heart, The Guns of the South, and How Few Remain (winner of the Sidewise Award for Best Novel); the War That Came Early novels: Hitler’s War, West and East, The Big Switch, Coup d’Etat, and Two Fronts; the Worldwar saga: In the Balance, Ti...
Title:Legion Of VidessosFormat:Mass Market PaperbackDimensions:432 pages, 6.95 × 4.25 × 0.95 inPublished:July 12, 1987Publisher:Random House Publishing Group

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ISBN - 10:0345330692

ISBN - 13:9780345330697

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from Back on track After the second book I had been a little concerned about the route for the series. It was after reading this one that I did not worry any more. A really good book.
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