Yes. It's a seduction into the endlessly curious world of the romans and all their ways. It's both a detective tale and a political/historical thriller.
The malediction scene.
"And you think Washington is a nest of vipers."
You must render all of the SPQR series into unabridged audio books. They are worth it.
Actually, it was for me.
He sounded like a San Francisco bistro waiter. But seriously, Novels set in Rome are inherently alien. I think British actors are best at this as they impart enough separateness while being understandable. We are all now used to hearing Romans portrayed as British via I Claudius, etc. that it is oddly more natural.
None that I can remember.
Only if it's not abridged beyond all recognition. York does a splendid job.
I'd just read the whole book. It's meant to be long, evocative and involved.
Make it foolproof that purchasers know that they are buying an abridged work.
Report Inappropriate Content
If you find this review inappropriate and think it should be removed from our site, let us know. This report will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.