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Heroes & History Series - Hostage Lands
Bond, Douglas

Heroes & History Series - Hostage Lands

ISBN: 9781596380271
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Book Description:

Join Neil Perkins, Latin student at Haltwhistle Grammar School in England, as he uncovers a story of usurpation, treachery, and betrayal. After unearthing an ancient Roman manuscript, Neil dedicates himself to studying Latin and translates this exciting story from the third century . . .

Disaffected centurion Rusticus serves Rome at Hadrian's Wall, an unruly frontier. He is saved from massacre by Calum, a Celt who was deeply changed when he saw Christians martyred in the Roman Colosseum. Readers will learn the differences between ancient paganism and the primal Christian faith practiced in third-century Britain by only a remnant. They, along with Neil, will begin a more thoughtful approach to life as they reckon with all they have learned.

Additional Information:

Cover: Softcover
Number of Pages: 228
Author: Bond, Douglas
Publisher: P&R Publishing
Publication Date: 2006