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The Gates Of Rome Are Calling

Advantages: An excellent compelling story that has you gripped from the very beginning.
Disadvantages: A bit of a sudden ending, but paving the way for the series

...Young Gaius Caesar and his best friend Marcus cause absolute mayhem around his father's estate. For years now they have gotten into all sorts of trouble but now their minds must be focused and it is time for them to be trained in the way of Roman warriors ...

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Review of The Gates of Rome - Conn Iggulden

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The Gates of Rome

Advantages: exciting, good characters, believable world
Disadvantages: lack of historical accuracy

This book is about the youth of Gaius Julius Caesar and Marcus Brutus. They grow up together, sharing a deep friendship, and getting into trouble as a pair. As they grow older, Gaius' father hires a famous ex-gladiator to train them, which he does with pl ...

ali_morag 15.06.2007 · Read full review
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The Gates of Rome------The Childhood life of Julius Caesar

Advantages: interesting story
Disadvantages: maybe not real

...When you on a travel journey you have plenty of time to read. Currently I have read a book named the Gates of Rome by Conn Iggulden during my long journey. Brief Information about Conn Iggulden and the Gates of Rome: Conn Iggulden is a British author wh ...

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Emperor: The Gates of Rome

Advantages: Enthralling
Disadvantages: slightly inaccurate

"The Gates of Rome" is the first book in the "Emperor" series. The series concentrates on one man. His name is Gaius Julius Caesar, the first Roman Emperor. Gaius is young at the beginning and his best and only friend is Marcus, whose parents had died ...

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The Gates of Rome

Advantages: Brilliant Story Told By a Brilliant Writer
Disadvantages: Julius Caesar's Tales do eventually run out

...I absolutely adore these books, each one has been such a great read that I struggled to do my work, just like the others this is a phenomenal piece of modern literature that focuses on the life of Julius Caesar. Conn Iggulden has truly pulled out all the ...

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