Has a infamous assassin back to the streets of old Rome?
In the fourth novel in Paul Doherty's acclaimed historic Roman sequence that includes Claudia, a killer stalks the streets of Rome. excellent for lovers of Lindsey Davis and Steven Saylor.
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September 314AD, and once again dying moves the sprawling streets of Imperial Rome. while prostitutes are chanced on murdered - their our bodies ripped open and their correct eyes gouged out - it's feared a infamous killer, the Nefandus, has again. Rumoured to be an imperial officer, he as soon as waged bloody homicide among Rome's prostitutes yet vanished ahead of his identification will be chanced on. Has he reappeared, or is a person operating in his guise? wanting to hold order, the Empress Helena turns to her so much depended on agent, Claudia. Helena instructions her to find the reality at the back of the Nefandus, earlier than Rome descends additional into chaos and confusion.
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