The Eagle of the Ninth Summary
Rosemary Sutcliff

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The Eagle of the Ninth Overview

"The Eagle of the Ninth" is a novel of historical fiction which centers around the efforts of Roman commander Marcus Acquila, and his slave, Esca, to hunt down and return the golden eagle of the massacred Roman Ninth Legion to restore honor to Marcus's family, and to Rome. As such, "The Eagle of the Ninth" deals with numerous and important themes which range from empire to social sensitivity to values.

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