Belisarius: The First Shall Be Last (Belisarius Series Book by Paolo Belzoni

By Paolo Belzoni

The yr is advert 504. The omnipotent Roman Empire lies in tatters, its western provinces dismembered right into a patchwork of recent kingdoms governed via barbarians. In Constantinople, the hot Rome, the japanese Roman emperor is beset through difficulties. New and unsafe barbarian hordes seem at the frontier yr after 12 months. The strong king of Persia calls for tribute and threatens Roman Mesopotamia and Syria. spiritual controversies spawn catastrophic army uprisings. yet unbeknownst to all, in that very same yr was once born Belisarius, the best Roman common of all of them. At a time while Roman energy was once essentially extinct, Belisarius did what no sane Roman idea attainable. He went toe-to-toe with the empire's strongest enemies.

Belisarius: the 1st will likely be final is a old novel that recreates the adolescence of this awesome hero. packed with motion and intrigue, the booklet is replete with ancient and non secular aspect drawn from historic historians. the radical is an interesting advent to the Justinianic interval the final gasp of the Roman Empire and the infancy of Christendom in either the East and West.

The First will probably be final is the 1st booklet within the Belisarius sequence. The sequel, Glory of the Romans used to be released in November 2010.

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