The story of Beric, a young British chieftain, who with his fellow tribesmen bristle under Roman Rule during the reign of emperor Nero. Boadicea, queen of a powerful tribe of Britons, bands the tribes together to face their Roman foe. As always, Henty does an excellent job of blending fiction with historical facts giving the reader a great story and a better understanding of history.
First published in 1892, this edition is derived from the original book with 12 black & white illustrations by Maurice W. Parkinson. As always, this edition is complete and unabridged.
Author(s):G. A. Henty
Illustrator(s): Maurice W. Parkinson
Book Size: 6" x 9"
Font Size: 12pt ISBN: 9781649652188
Paperback: Perfect bound with gloss cover; cream standard paper.
George Alfred Henty, often referred to as G.A. Henty, was a prolific British author renowned for his captivating historical adventure novels designed primarily for young readers. Born in Trumpington, England, Henty's passion for storytelling emerged during his early years. Learn More