The silver branch / Rosemary Sutcliff, illustrated by Charles Keeping.

Author
Published
  • London : Oxford University Press 1957
Physical description
215 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Notes
  • Sequel to 'The Eagle of the Ninth'.
  • Carnegie Medal runner-up 1957.
Audience
  • juvenile
Contents
  • Saxon shore -- Whisper down the wind -- House on the cliffs -- Sea wolf -- Nightshade! -- Evicatos of the spear -- 'To the fates, that they may be kind' -- feast of Samhain -- Sign of the dolphin -- Berenice sails for Gaul -- Shadow -- Sprig of broom -- Silver branch -- Ancient ensign -- Return to the legions -- 'Carausius! Carausius!' -- Eagle in the flames -- Triumphal garlands.
Genre
  • Fiction
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English
  • A young Roman army medical officer, sent to Britain during the period of waning Roman rule, befriends a kinsman with whom he shares an adventure of intrigue, exile, and underground activity with the Lost Ninth Legion.

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Location of copy Shelfmark Availability
Moray House Library - Children's Lending PR6037.U936 Sut.

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