Caveat Emptor: A Novel of the Roman Empire

Ruth Downie

Edité par Tantor Media, Inc, 2011
ISBN 10: 1452630879 / ISBN 13: 9781452630878
Ancien(s) ou d'occasion / CD-Audio / Quantité : 0
Disponible auprès d'autres vendeurs
Afficher tous les  exemplaires de ce livre

Au sujet du livre

Ce livre n'est malheureusement plus disponible. AbeBooks dispose cependant de millions de livres. Ci-dessous, nous vous proposons une liste de livres pouvant correspondre à votre recherche.

Description :

Language: English . Brand New. Ruso and Tilla, now newlyweds, have moved back to Britannia, where Ruso s old friend and colleague Valens has promised to help him find work. But it isn t the kind of work he d had in mind-Ruso is tasked with hunting down a missing tax man named Julius Asper. Of course, there s also something else missing: money. And the council of the town of Verulamium is bickering over what s become of it. Compelled to delve deeper by a threat from his old sparring partner, Metellus, Ruso discovers that the good townsfolk may not be as loyal to Rome as they like to appear. While Tilla tries to comfort Asper s wife, an anonymous well-wisher is busy warning the couple to get away from the case before they get hurt. Despite our hero s best efforts to get himself fired as investigator, he and his bride find themselves trapped at the heart of an increasingly treacherous conspiracy involving theft, forgery, buried treasure, and the legacy of Boudica, the Rebel Queen. N° de réf. du libraire

A propos du livre :

Book ratings provided by Goodreads) :
3,94 note moyenne
(1 668 avis)

Synopsis : Ruso and Tilla, now newlyweds, have moved back to Britannia, where Ruso's old friend and colleague Valens has promised to help him find work. But it isn't the kind of work he'd had in mind—Ruso is tasked with hunting down a missing tax man named Julius Asper.

Of course, there's also something else missing: money. And the council of the town of Verulamium is bickering over what's become of it. Compelled to delve deeper by a threat from his old sparring partner, Metellus, Ruso discovers that the good townsfolk may not be as loyal to Rome as they like to appear.

While Tilla tries to comfort Asper's wife, an anonymous well-wisher is busy warning the couple to get away from the case before they get hurt. Despite our hero's best efforts to get himself fired as investigator, he and his bride find themselves trapped at the heart of an increasingly treacherous conspiracy involving theft, forgery, buried treasure, and the legacy of Boudica, the Rebel Queen.

About the Author: Ruth Downie won the Fay Weldon section of BBC3's End of Story competition in 2004. A part-time librarian, she is also the author of Medicus, Terra Incognita, Persona Non Grata, Caveat Emptor, and Semper Fidelis. She lives in Milton Keynes, England. Visit Ruth at rsdownie.co.uk.

Simon Vance has recorded over four hundred audiobooks and has earned over twenty AudioFile Earphones Awards, including for his narration of Scaramouche by Rafael Sabatini. He is also the recipient of five coveted Audie Awards, including one for The King's Speech by Mark Logue and Peter Conradi, and he was named an AudioFile Best Voice of 2009.

Les informations fournies dans la section « A propos du livre » peuvent faire référence à une autre édition de ce titre.

Détails bibliographiques

Titre : Caveat Emptor: A Novel of the Roman Empire
Éditeur : Tantor Media, Inc
Date d'édition : 2011
Reliure : CD-Audio
Etat du livre : New
Edition : Unabridged library ed.

Meilleurs résultats de recherche sur AbeBooks

1.

Downie, Ruth
Edité par Tantor Audio (2011)
ISBN 10 : 1452630879 ISBN 13 : 9781452630878
Ancien(s) ou d'occasion Quantité : 1
Vendeur
Coas Books, Inc.
(Las Cruces, NM, Etats-Unis)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Tantor Audio, 2011. Audio CD. État : Very Good. 9 Discs. This is an Audio Book. May require adapter for Cassette tapes (not included). The cover image and date may vary. Appearance of only slight previous use. Minor imperfections may exist. COAS Books, A Bookstore for Everyone. Ships Within 24 Hours - Satisfaction Guaranteed!. N° de réf. du libraire mon0000860369

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter D'occasion
EUR 31,14
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 3,33
Vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais