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The Eagle of the Ninth

AuthorRosemary Sutcliff

NarratorFull Cast

SeriesThe Eagle of the Ninth, Book 1

Duration1h 53m

CategoriesAdult Fiction, Historical Novels

Key StageKS2

PublisherAudio Go Ltd

VersionAbridged

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Around 117 AD the Roman Ninth Legion was ordered to put down an uprising among the Caledonian tribes. Four thousand men vanished without a trace into the swirling mists of the north of Roman Britain. Many years after their disappearance, a young centurion, Marcus Aquila, sets out to discover the truth about what happened to the legion and to its First Cohort Commander-his father.

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