The iron hand of Mars: a Marcus Didius Falco mystery [electronic resource] / Lindsey Davis.
- ISBN: 9781504639309 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
- ISBN: 1504639308 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (10hr., 46 min.)) : digital.
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: [United States] : Blackstone Audio, Inc. : 2016.
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|Participant or Performer Note:|| Read by Simon Prebble.
|Summary, etc.:|| When Germanic troops in the service of the empire begin to rebel, and a Roman general disappears, Emperor Vespasian turns to the one man he can trust: Marcus Didius Falco, a private informer whose rates are low enough that even the stingy Vespasian is willing to pay them. To Falco, an undercover tour of Germany is an assignment from Hades. On a journey that only a stoic could survive, Falco meets with disarray, torture, and murder. His one hope: in the northern forest lives a powerful Druid priestess who perhaps can be persuaded to cease her anti-Rome activities and work for peace-which Falco is eagerly hoping for as, back in Rome, Titus Caesar is busy trying to make time with Helena Justina, a senator's daughter and Falco's girlfriend.
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