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The First Man in Rome

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The first book in the epic Masters of Rome series. Rome. 110BC. A city which is home to Gaius Marius, prosperous but lowborn, a proud and ... Show synopsis

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Bonnie D

The first book in a great series

by Bonnie D on Dec 22, 2011

This first book in Ms. McCullough's series covers a part of Roman history that I was completely unfamiliar with. It is extremely interesting. I like that she has a glossary of terms and pronunciation. More

Austinbibliophile

Masterful Account

by Austinbibliophile on Jun 18, 2010

Illuminating account of Rome in the first century B.C. Not simply a historical novel, but an epic, replete with excellent maps and glossary. Entertaining and informative and based upon solid research. More

Cece

First Man

by Cece on Jul 17, 2008

The author has an incredible grasp of this period in history. The research is superb; ;the reader is living with the characters. The entire series is wonderful. I bought the first few books in the series when it first came out, at new book prices, but there was a year or more between publication of ... More

FormerNavalPerson

A Blockbuster for the Roman World

by FormerNavalPerson on Apr 20, 2008

This book will be a joy for any fan of historical-based fiction. It's full development of characters and events easily rivals that of George McDonald Fraser (the "Flashman" series) and Patrick O'Brian (the Aubrey/Maturin novels). Nearly impossible to set aside, I bought the entire 7-book series before ... More

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