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The Eagle of the Ninth

Rosemary Sutcliff

Roman Britain: Marcus Flavius Aquila, a young centurion is forced into retirement after a wound in his first major engagement against a rebel British tribe. It allows him the freedom to embark upon a dangerous mission to find out what happened to the Ninth Legion which, years before, disappeared in the savage lands of the Picts. Will he find out what happened to the men, led by his father, who never returned? And will he recover the Eagle, the symbol of Roman dominance and power? This junior classic has never been out of print since it was first published over fifty years ago. It is now presented in a fresh abridgement read in exciting manner by Charlie Simpson.

Roman Britain: Marcus Flavius Aquila, a young centurion is forced into retirement after a wound in his first major engagement against a rebel British tribe. It allows him the freedom to embark upon a dangerous mission to find out what happened to the Ninth Legion which, years before, disappeared in the savage lands of the Picts. Will he find out what happened to the men, led by his father, who never returned? And will he recover the Eagle, the symbol of Roman dominance and power? This junior classic has never been out of print since it was first published over fifty years ago. It is now presented in a fresh abridgement read in exciting manner by Charlie Simpson.
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Roman Britain: Marcus Flavius Aquila, a young centurion is forced into retirement after a wound in his first major engagement against a rebel British tribe. It allows him the freedom to embark upon a dangerous mission to find out what happened to the Ninth Legion which, years before, disappeared in the savage lands of the Picts. Will he find out what happened to the men, led by his father, who never returned? And will he recover the Eagle, the symbol of Roman dominance and power? This junior classic has never been out of print since it was first published over fifty years ago. It is now presented in a fresh abridgement read in exciting manner by Charlie Simpson.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Charlie Simpson

Length:

4h 32m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

01:31


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

10:45


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

13:00


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

14:40


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

10:18


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

16:25


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

12:17


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

11:55


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

12:46


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

09:36


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

15:51


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

08:10


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

10:56


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

16:06


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

15:20


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

16:58


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

15:31


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

10:44


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

13:38


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

10:34


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

13:20


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

11:47