'I really don't need this kind of competition... It's a great read' Bernard Cornwell
'[Simon Scarrow] blends together historical facts and characters to create a book that simply cannot be put down... Highly recommended' Historical Novels Review
'Rollicking good fun' Mail on Sunday
'Praise for Simon Scarrow's novels: One of history's most fascinating adversarial pairings is that of Napoleon and Wellington, and Simon Scarrow's quartet...offers a vivid description of the two lives in tandem' Daily Mail
'Perfect for Bernard Cornwell addicts who will relish its historical detail and fast-paced action. Storming stuff' Good Book Guide
'One of the great duels in history, between two of its most fascinating characters. Scarrow brings Wellington and Napoleon to life with a vengeance' Paul Strathern, author of NAPOLEON IN EGYPT
About the Author
Simon Scarrow is a Sunday Times No. 1 bestselling author. His bestsellers include the No. 1 bestseller FIELDS OF DEATH, the final volume in the Wellington and Napoleon quartet; his novels featuring Roman soldiers Macro and Cato, most recently BROTHERS IN BLOOD, THE BLOOD CROWS, PRAETORIAN and THE LEGION; and SWORD AND SCIMITAR, about the 1565 Siege of Malta.
Simon is the author with T. J. Andrews of the bestselling ARENA, introducing the gladiator hero Pavo, and the INVADER series, set in Roman Britain.
Simon's novels have been published in the USA and in translation all around the world.