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Rome is in peril. The old order is changing—and Centurion Aurelius Castus has been summoned back from Britain to find himself caught up in a treasonous conspiracy threatening to bring down the Emperor Constantine. Rewarded for saving the emperor's life in battle, Castus is promoted to the Corps of Protectores, the elite imperial bodyguard. The swords around the throne. But he soon discovers the court to be as dangerous as the battlefield; behind the gilded facade of empire, there are spiraling plots, betrayals, and seductions. A nest of traitors. And one relentless enemy.Swords Around the Throne is the thrilling next installment of the brilliant Twilight of Empire series, and a worthy sequel to War at the Edge of the World.
Number of Pages: 415
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Series Title: Twilight of Empire
Publisher: Overlook Pr
Author: Ian James Ross
Street Date: June 14, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-09-3801
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