We will be discussing "The Last Caesar" by Henry Venmore-Rowland. Thanks to everyone who voted to choose the book. Hope to see you there.
The Last Caesar by Henry Venmore-Rowland (2012)
AD 68. The tyrant emperor Nero has no son and no heir. Suddenly there's the very real possibility that Rome might become a republic once more. But the ambitions of a few are about to bring corruption, chaos and untold bloodshed to the many. Among them is a hero of the campaign against Boudicca, Aulus Caecina Severus. Severus looks back on the dark and dangerous time history knows as the Year of the Four Emperors, and the part he played - for good or ill - in plunging the mighty Roman empire into anarchy and civil war...