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By Nurmi Husa

a stunning younger lady all of sudden vanishes with out a hint. may well the rotting corpse stumbled on within the Tiber, dangling via a size flame-colored silk, be hers? Her distraught fiancé Titus is eager to research the reality. Trusty Saturninus, slave to Titus' uncle Occho, is dispatched to sleuth out her destiny irrespective of the associated fee.

Along the way in which Saturninus works via an enthralling solid of characters - from Caesar himself and his lover Antinoös to quite a few eccentric excessive clergymen, strong senators and their playboy sons, right down to an unforgettable pair of vicious Mauretanian thugs and a fierce little yappy puppy - to not put out of your mind Sulpicia Pisistrata, a cauponista with an enormous center and a powerful correct hook. Meet Rome in all its ghastly elegance and luxurious ghastliness.

A COIGN OF VANTAGE is the 1st in a thrilling new sequence of ancient homicide mysteries (with a funny bent) taking pictures in wealthy and brilliant aspect historical Rome from the time of Caesar Hadrian (128 C.E.).

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