Romans and Celts collide in northern Britain in this thrilling epic, which is woven around real people who lived at Vindolanda Roman Fort in AD103. The story includes druids, dangerous journeys, human sacrifice, bog burial and mighty battles. It ...
also incorporates ten of the famous Vindolanda Tablets, which were voted the United Kingdom's greatest treasures and which are now housed in the British Musuem. When Lepidina, wife of the prefect of Vindolanda, receives the famous birthday invitation from her dear friend, Claudia, who lives some distance away at Briga, Lepidina resolves to go. But will her husband allow her to travel in such dangerous times with regular native attacks upon Roman travellers? Will Lepidina arrive safely at Briga for the party? Will the native Brits manage to take back their sacred site of Vindolanda, stolen from them by the Romans? Read about this mighty clash of cultures!
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Date of publication: 22/03/2011
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