Keywords: gaul

The Great Revolt

The Great Revolt


S J A Turney

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Year of publication: 2014

S. J. A. Turney The Great Revolt Everything comes gradually and at its appointed hour Ovid And when it comes it invariably kicks seven shades of shit out of you Fronto Prologue The plain of mud and blood. Summer 52BC. The Gallic warrior clutched his stolen Roman blade tightly, moving stealthily between two particularly tall clumps of wormwood very little flora had survived on the plain, between the seemingly-endless fighting, the Roman siege works and general plant clearance. The legionary on ...

Keywords: Gaul Historical Rome
Caesar's Vow

Caesar's Vow


S J A Turney

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Year of publication: 2014

S. J. A. Turney Caesars Vow Prologue I will hear nothing more of it, Priscus. Caesar drummed his fingers irritably on the table top as his brow twitched, leaden-cold eyes locked challengingly on the man before him. The general, Priscus noted, looked more tired than ever, yet there was something about him that had been lacking in evidence this past year or two: a fire. A purpose. Something had changed in Caesar, and it revolved around the missives he had sent to and received from Rome. Priscus ...

Keywords: army caesar Gaul legions roman Rome Vercingetorix
Hades' Gate

Hades' Gate


S J A Turney

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Year of publication: 2013

S. J. A. Turney Hades Gate Dramatis Personae at the outset of the tale The Command Staff: Gaius Julius Caesar: Politician, general and governor. Aulus Ingenuus: Commander of Caesars Praetorian Cohort. Quintus Atius Varus: Commander of the Cavalry. Quintus Titurius Sabinus: Lieutenant of Caesar. Lucius Aurunculeius Cotta: Lieutenant of Caesar Titus Labienus: Lieutenant of Caesar. Gnaeus Vinicius Priscus: Former primus pilus of the Tenth, now camp prefect of the army. Seventh Legion: Quintus ...

Keywords: army Caesar Gaul legion roman Rome