Emperor

The Gods of War: A Novel of Julius Caesar

By Conn Iggulden
(Delta, Paperback, 9780385343572, 400pp.)

Publication Date: June 23, 2009

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From the author of the bestselling The Dangerous Book for Boys
 
The year is 53 B.C. Julius Caesar approaches his final destiny—a destiny that will be decided not by legions but by his friend Brutus and a bewitching Egyptian queen named Cleopatra. . . .

Fresh from victory in Gaul, Julius Caesar leads his battle-hardened legions across the Rubicon.The armies of Rome will face each other at last in civil war, led by the two greatest generals ever to walk the seven hills. From the spectacles of the arena to the whispered lies of conspirators, author Conn Iggulden brings to life a world marked by fierce loyalty and bitter betrayal, with dark events shrouded in noble ideals.




About the Author

Conn Iggulden is the author of three novels about Genghis Khan, as well as the Emperor novels, all of which are available in hardcover and in paperback from Dell. He is also the coauthor of the #1 New York Times bestseller The Dangerous Book for Boys. He lives with his wife and children in Hertfordshire, England.




Praise For Emperor

“Delightfully entertaining historical fiction.” —Booklist

“Iggulden is a grand storyteller.” —USA Today

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