(From the publisher):
Never before has a nation vanished, only to reappear more than a hundred years later. But with quickness, absolute determination, and military strength, the legionaries have reclaimed from the Carthaginians their ancestral homeland.
Led by Marcus Cornelius Scipio, the Romans know better than to make the mistake made by Hannibal, who stopped short of absolute victory and left enough of Romans alive to rebuild. But Marcus does not have every Roman's loyalty. His old rival Titus Norbanus is plotting against him, striving to overtake Marcus as Rome's greatest military genius. Embodying the patrician values of discipline and self-sacrifice, Marcus must fight to win the hearts of his countrymen—and to defend his reborn empire to the death...
Original title: The Seven Hills
Genre: Fiction→ Science Fiction→ World Versions→ Alternate Histories
Fiction→ Historical→ Ancient World (Greece, Rome, etc)→ Rome