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By Nurmi Husa

a gorgeous younger lady unexpectedly vanishes with out a hint. may perhaps the rotting corpse came across within the Tiber, dangling by means of 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 regardless of the fee.

Along the best way Saturninus works via an enthralling solid of characters - from Caesar himself and his lover Antinoös to various eccentric excessive clergymen, robust senators and their playboy sons, down to an unforgettable pair of vicious Mauretanian thugs and a fierce little yappy puppy - to not omit Sulpicia Pisistrata, a cauponista with an immense center and a powerful correct hook. Meet Rome in all its ghastly elegance and luxurious ghastliness.

A COIGN OF VANTAGE is the 1st in an exhilarating new sequence of historic homicide mysteries (with a funny bent) shooting in wealthy and vibrant element historical Rome from the time of Caesar Hadrian (128 C.E.).

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