Spartacus Road

Spartacus Road

A Journey Through Ancient Italy

By Peter Stothard

Overlook Press, Hardcover, 9781590203231, 353pp.

Publication Date: June 10, 2010

In this fascinating and original work, Stothard retraces the journey taken by Spartacus and his army of rebels, taking us back to an ancient world which confronted similar issues to those we face today.

About the Author
Peter Stothard is Editor of the "Times Literary Supplement" and author of "Spartacus Road". From 1992 to 2002 he was the Editor of "The Times". In 2012 he was chairman of the judges for the Man Booker Prize.