Britain has been invaded by Roman legionaries, and Beric, a boy-chief of a British tribe, takes a prominent part in the insurrection against Rome under Boadicea. For a short time, Beric and his companions continue the fight, but are ultimately defeated and taken prisoners to Rome. The reader will learn of life in Rome, the gladiatorial schools, the great fire and life in Nero's court. 408 pages, hardcover.
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