Swords of the Legion by Harry TurtledoveSwords of the Legion by Harry Turtledove

Swords of the Legion

byHarry Turtledove

Mass Market Paperback | September 12, 1987

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In Videssos the city, tribune Marcus Scaurus was bored. The legion that had been magically transported to this strange world was far away. But the Emperor's niece Alypia was near -- and willing.
When their secret trysts were betrayed, Emperor Thorisin Gavras was forced to condemn Marcus as a traitor -- but with a promise of freedom and Alypia, if he could reclaim a rebel province from a fanatic usurper, with no military aid. With only centurion Gaius Philippus, Marcus set out to try the seemingly impossible task.
But the fates conspired against them, driving them further westward, into the innermost sanctum of Videssos' great enemy Yezd -- and toward the torture chambers of the evil, deathless wizard-prince Avshar.
But behind them, without orders, the men of the legion were on the march!
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 Hot War books: Bombs Away, Fallout, and Armistice; the War That Came Early novels: Hitler’s War, West and East, The Big Switch, Coup d’Etat...
Title:Swords of the LegionFormat:Mass Market PaperbackDimensions:408 pages, 6.88 × 4.22 × 0.84 inPublished:September 12, 1987Publisher:Random House Publishing Group

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0345330706

ISBN - 13:9780345330703


Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great end to the series I found this book to be one of the best in the series. Should a good series and such a good read.
Date published: 2016-12-24