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The iron hand of Mars: a Marcus Didius Falco mystery [electronic resource] / Lindsey Davis.

Davis, Lindsey, author. (Author). Prebble, Simon, narrator. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • 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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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
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.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Falco, Marcus Didius, 41- > Fiction.
Rome > History > Vespasian, 69-79 > Fiction.
Private investigators > Rome > Fiction.

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