The eagle of the Ninth filmed as The eagle / Rosemary Sutcliff.

Other titles
  • The eagle of the Ninth.
  • Eagle.
  • Oxford : Oxford University Press 2011
Physical description
210 p. : map ; 20 cm.
  • 9780192789990 (pbk.)
  • Film tie-in.
  • Originally published: 1954.
  • juvenile
  • Children's stories.
  • Historical fiction.
  • Illustrated
  • Novel
  • text
  • English


  • The Ninth Legion marched into the mists of northern Britain - and never came back. Marcus Aquila has to find out what happened to his father and the Ninth Legion, and embarks on a hazardous quest into the unknown territory of the north.

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Location of copy Shelfmark Online location Holdings Notes
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms YK.2012.a.7127
National Library of Scotland: General Reading Room, Edinburgh (stored offsite) PB5.211.324/7
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian Library XWeek 12 (11)
Sheffield Hallam University Library: Adsetts Teach. Resources 828 SutcliffR (LEVEL 3)
Trinity College Dublin Library: Santry Book Repository PB-318-146