Carbo of Rome
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  • 1
    Watchmen of Rome | Alex Gough

    Watchmen of Rome

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 31 mins)
    • By Alex Gough
    • Narrated By Alex Hyde-White
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Rome, AD 27 - Gaius Valerius Carbo has returned to the heart of the empire after 25 years of serving in the legions. He just wants to retire in peace. But his friends are gone, his family is dead, and his home now belongs to someone else. When local thugs attack the tavern where he is resting, he finds himself caught up in the fight and inadvertently becomes the new owner of the building - and the enemies that come with it.

    Great first novel

    This is Alex Gough’s first historical novel. The book takes place during the reign of Tiberius. Our protagonist is Pilus Prior Centurion Carbo who ha..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 01 2016 by Jean (Santa Cruz, CA, United States)
  • 2
    Bandits of Rome: Carbo of Rome, Book 2 | Alex Gough

    Bandits of Rome: Carbo of Rome, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 28 mins)
    • By Alex Gough
    • Narrated By Alex Hyde-White, Punch Audio
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Carbo and his loved ones leave Rome for the sleepy Italian countryside, desperate to recover from their recent traumas. But a chance encounter with locally notorious masked bandits leads to a devastating outcome. Carbo has to fight his own demons and an evil conspiracy to save himself and his friends, and avenge his loss.

    Book 2
    Reviewed on April 22 2016 by mani ()