By Andrew James
It truly is 530 BC and Cyrus the good has carved out the biggest Empire the realm had ever obvious, making Persia the undisputed superpower of the traditional international. yet there's treachery afoot, and Cyrus's lifestyles is in danger.
In a quick paced story of affection, warfare, betrayal and revenge, Blood of Kings sweeps the reader up on an epic trip from the dust brick towns of historical Persia to the burning center of Pharaoh's Egypt. Packed packed with dramatic and real conflict scenes, it recreates the sweat, blood and worry of historical struggle, as Persia smashes Egypt's military and brings the reign of the Pharaohs to a violent end.
But it's also a publication that would satisfaction Herodotus enthusiasts, bringing the traditional Greek historian's characters to realistic by no means sooner than, because it follows the doomed 'lost military of Cambyses' into the Libyan desolate tract, marching in the direction of a destiny that may baffle archaeologists for millennia to come back.
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