In 1989 THE SILVER PIGS introduced the world to laid-back first-century detective Marcus Didius Falco, his partner Helena Justina, his law and order pal Petronius, and his indomitable Mother - who became some of the most celebrated characters in historical fiction.
Now reissued in a special new edition to celebrate publication of Falco's twentieth investigation, THE SILVER PIGS sees Falco cynically eyeing up the new Roman emperor, Vespasian. Our hero, a private informer, rescues a young girl in trouble and is catapulted into a dangerous game involving stolen imperial ingots, a dark political plot and, most hazardous of all, a senator's daughter connected to the traitors Falco has sworn to expose...
- Marcus Didius Falco 1
- Verlag: Arrow Books
- Artikelnr. des Verlages: 646767
- Seitenzahl: 352
- Erscheinungstermin: 7. Februar 2008
- Abmessung: 196mm x 131mm x 23mm
- Gewicht: 234g
- ISBN-13: 9780099515050
- ISBN-10: 0099515059
- Artikelnr.: 23237525