GOLD FOR THE CAESARS by Florence Seward

GOLD FOR THE CAESARS

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KIRKUS REVIEW

The story is set in Spain at the end of the First Century AD when Roman slaves are building bridges, aqueducts and roads. The central character, a patrician-born slave, Gaus Juue Laer, supervises the bridge over the Tagus and yearns for freedom. A lush and complex story in which Caius becomes involved in machinations concerning guerrilla chieftains and helps save Spain for Rome conveys much of an area and period rarely portrayed.

Pub Date: May 1st, 1961
Publisher: Prentice-Hall