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Imperial General: The Remarkable Career of Petilius Cerealis

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Petilius Cerealis is one of the few Imperial Roman officers, below the level of Emperor, whose career it is possible to follow in sufficient detail to write a coherent biography. Fortunately his career was a remarkably eventful and colourful one. With a knack for being caught up in big events and emerging unscathed despite some hairy adventures (and scandal, usually involving some local wench) he appears to have been a Roman version of Blackadder and Flashman combined. Cerealis was in Britain when Boudicca's revolt erupted ...

Imperial General: The Remarkable Career of Petilius Cerealis 2011, Pen & Sword Military, South Yorkshire

ISBN-13: 9781848841192

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