Book: The Centurion Chronicles Book Two The Belgae by J.M. Garlockcategories: Book, Fiction, Gauls, Centurion Sextius Baculus, Julius Caesar, Roman Legions, 10th Legion, Roman Military
J.M. Garlockabout this book: The year is 57 BC. The place is Gaul. Julius Caesar prepares his legions for a summer campaign aginst the tribes that inhabit Germany & Belgium. Centurion Sextius Baculus of the 10th Legion accompanied by the scout Tribune Lutatius Livia provide Caesar with information as to enemy strength & positions. Caesar & his army march north & conquer Noviodunum, Bratuspantium & Samarobriva in a series of battles & sieges. The Belgae form a confederation & almost annihilate the Roman army at the battle of the Sambre River. At book's end the Centurion is gravely wounded & clings to life.
• Who are the primary readers of your book?
The target audience for this book are readers of Roman military fiction, military fiction & historical action fiction.
• Did you do research for your book?
The research was extensive & involved many different sources.
• How long did it take to write it?
It took approximately 6 months to write the book.
• Why did you choose this cover?
My webmaster designed the cover.
• What was the hardest part of writing your book?
The hardest part of writing the book was making historical figures come alive & putting them in positions where they would entertain & inform the reader.
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