The ninth legion marched into the mists of northern Britain. And they never came back. Four thousand men disappeared and the Eagle standard was lost. Marcus Aquila, a young Roman officer, needs to find out what happened to his father and the Ninth Legion. He sets out into the unknown territory of the north on a quest so hazardous that no one expects him to return….
Original title: The Eagle of the Ninth
Genre: Fiction→ Historical→ Ancient World (Greece, Rome, etc)
Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Historical Fiction→ England
Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Historical Fiction→ Europe→ Ancient World
This work is a subwork of the following works :
Three Legions (1980) [Omnibus Volume]
Author: Rosemary Sutcliff