Conn Iggulden is one of the most successful authors of historical fiction writing today. His two number one bestselling series, on Julius Caesar and on the Mongol Khans of Central Asia, describe the founding of the greatest empires of their day. Conn Iggulden lives in Hertfordshire with his wife and their children.
`Iggulden is in a class of his own when it comes to epic, historical fiction' Daily Mirror
`A brilliant story - I wish I'd written it. A novel of vivid
characters, stunning action and unrelenting pace. It really is a
`The descriptions of combat in the circus, slaves in revolt,
skirmishes in Greece, amputations and street fighting are all
`A rich and compelling novel that draws the reader into an
extraordinary time and the life of an extraordinary man.'