Raiders of the Nile: A Novel of the Ancient World Hardcover – Feb. 25 2014
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- Publisher : Minotaur Books; First edition (Feb. 25 2014)
- Language : English
- Hardcover : 352 pages
- ISBN-10 : 1250015979
- ISBN-13 : 978-1250015976
- Item Weight : 522 g
- Dimensions : 16.36 x 2.93 x 24.03 cm
- Customer Reviews:
“If you're going to tour the ancient world, you could find no better guide than Saylor, who has proven his mastery of the form” ―USA Today on The Seven Wonders
“A vivid and robust writer, Saylor invests his books with exquisite detail and powerful drama.” ―The Philadelphia Inquirer on A Mist of Prophecies
“As always, Saylor excels at bringing the past alive, in particular by incorporating the political issues of the day into the action.” ―Publishers Weekly (starred) on The Seven Wonders
“Vivid….Saylor has found a marvelous way to bring Roman history and mores alive. This is an excellent entryway to ancient Rome.” ―Booklist (starred review) on The Seven Wonders
“Saylor's ability to re-create the classical world is always astounding, and The Seven Wonders is no exception. Expertly researched and beautifully written… A thoroughly enjoyable read.” ―The Deseret News
“Steven Saylor’s engrossing series centers around Gordianus the Finder―a kind of Roman Sherlock Holmes.” ―The Wall Street Journal on The Triumph of Caesar
About the Author
STEVEN SAYLOR is the author of acclaimed historical mystery novels featuring Gordianus the Finder, including The Triumph of Caesar, as well as the internationally bestselling historical novels Empire and Roma. He has appeared on the History Channel as an expert on Roman politics and life. He divides his time between Berkeley, California, and Austin, Texas.