Simon Scarrow
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Simon Scarrow

Simon Scarrow is a UK-based author, born in Nigeria and now based in Norfolk. Simon completed a master's degree at the University of East Anglia after working at the Inland Revenue, and then went into teaching as a lecturer, firstly at East Norfolk Sixth Form College, then at City College Norwich.

He is best known for his Eagle series of Roman military fiction set in the territories of the Roman Empire, covering the second invasion of Britain and the subsequent prolonged campaign undertaken by the rump of the Julio-Claudian dynasty. To date there are thirteen books in the series, with the 13th released in 2014, Brothers in Blood and Britannia due later in 2015.

He has also written another series, Revolution, focusing on Wellington and Napoleon, whose first title, Young Bloods, was published in 2006. The second volume, The Generals, was released on 31 May 2007 and the third volume Fire and Sword was released in January 2009. The fourth and final novel of the series was released in Jun 2010 and is called The Fields of Death. He began publishing a new series in 2011 titled Gladiator.
Bio from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Photo by Revista Stilus (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons.

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    • Day of the Caesars

    • Eagles of the Empire, Book 16
    • By: Simon Scarrow
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 12 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 57
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    AD 55. Claudius is dead. Rome is in turmoil. And two brave heroes of the Roman army face the challenge of their lives....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • you will be engrossed in the story from page one <br />

    • By Anonymous User on 09-27-18

    Regular price: $22.71

    • Fire and Sword

    • Wellington and Napoleon, Book 3
    • By: Simon Scarrow
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 21 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 156
    • Performance
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    Fire and Sword is the pause-resisting third novel in Simon Scarrow's best-selling Wellington and Napoleon Quartet....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Historical Fiction at its Best.

    • By Jean on 10-15-17

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    • The Generals

    • Wellington and Napoleon 2
    • By: Simon Scarrow
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 21 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 220
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    In the turbulent aftermath of the French Revolution, Napoleon Bonaparte stands accused of treachery and corruption....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Historical Fiction

    • By Jean on 12-28-16

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    • Young Bloods

    • Wellington and Napoleon, Book 1
    • By: Simon Scarrow
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 19 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 279
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    Arthur Wesley (the future Duke of Wellington) was born and bred to be a leader. With a firm belief that the nation must be led by a king, the red-coated British officer heads for battle....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Exceptional

    • By Jean on 02-26-16

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    • Invictus

    • Eagles of the Empire, Book 15
    • By: Simon Scarrow
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 12 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 126
    • Performance
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    It is AD 54. The soldiers of the Roman army patrol a growing empire from the Mediterranean to the North Sea, from the Atlantic to the banks of the Nile....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Outstanding Roman military adventure

    • By Rollin on 01-10-17

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    • Under the Eagle

    • Eagles of the Empire, Book 1
    • By: Simon Scarrow
    • Narrated by: David Thorpe
    • Length: 12 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    • Performance
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    It is 42 AD, and Quintus Licinius Cato has just arrived in Germany as a new recruit to the Second Legion, the toughest in the Roman army....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoyable Roman Military Mystery

    • By Marie on 10-25-13

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    • Praetorian

    • Eagles of the Empire, Book 11
    • By: Simon Scarrow
    • Narrated by: Gareth Armstrong
    • Length: 12 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 170
    • Performance
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    Praetorian is the gripping eleventh novel in Simon Scarrow's best-selling Eagles of the Empire series....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The best Macro and Cato to date

    • By Judith A. Weller on 05-08-12

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    • The Eagle's Prey

    • Eagles of the Empire, Book 5
    • By: Simon Scarrow
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 13 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 117
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 108
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 107

    It is late summer AD 44, and the battle-weary Roman legions are in their second year of campaigning against the British tribes....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Solid Book.

    • By Timothy on 09-09-17

    Regular price: $20.65

    • The Fields of Death

    • Wellington and Napoleon, Book 4
    • By: Simon Scarrow
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 23 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 125
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 115
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 112

    The Fields of Death is the epic final novel in Simon Scarrow's bestselling Wellington and Napoleon Quartet....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Outstanding

    • By Jean on 01-12-18

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    • The Eagle and the Wolves

    • Eagles of the Empire, Book 4
    • By: Simon Scarrow
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 12 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 125
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 117
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 116

    It's AD 44, and Vespasian and the Second Legion are forging ahead in their campaign to seize the southwest of Britain....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • great Story, great narration

    • By TheToal on 04-17-18

    Regular price: $21.31

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