Quo Vadis: A Tale of the Time of Nero by Henryk SienkiewiczQuo Vadis: A Tale of the Time of Nero by Henryk Sienkiewicz

Quo Vadis: A Tale of the Time of Nero

byHenryk Sienkiewicz

Paperback | February 17, 2011

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One of the world's first bestsellers, this historical novel contrasts the decadence of ancient Roman society with the simplicity and spiritual power of the earliest Christians. An epic tale of the romance between a young Christian convert and a Roman soldier, it mixes fictional and real-life characters such as Nero and the saints Peter and Paul.
Far more celebrated than any of his positivist contemporaries, Sienkiewicz began as a journalist and achieved considerable renown with his account of a two-year journey to the United States. Between 1882 and 1888 he wrote three historical novels dealing with political and military events in seventeenth-century Poland: With Fire and Swo...
Title:Quo Vadis: A Tale of the Time of NeroFormat:PaperbackDimensions:432 pages, 8.5 × 5.63 × 0.68 inPublished:February 17, 2011Publisher:Dover PublicationsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0486476863

ISBN - 13:9780486476865

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