By Lindsey Davis
Caged in frustration by means of having to paintings along the reptilian leader undercover agent Anacrites, Marcus Didius Falco devises the best get away; develop into a tax collector within the "Great Census of A.D. 73". If his companies are approved by means of Vespasian and Titus, he may also upward thrust excessive adequate within the heart ranks to marry his long-suffering significant other, Helena Justina. yet a toothier task roars his method whilst the Empire's prized lion is mysteriously stabbed to demise and Rome's superstar gladiator is located murdered. Now, Falco needs to input the darkish and determined international of the Coliseum to seek for a madman who needs to kill -- or be killed.
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