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Death on the Appian Way

Author(s): Benton, Kenneth Pages: 223
Publisher: Chatto & Windus Date of Publication: 1974
Reading Level: Genre:
Setting: Rome, Italy Period: 63-52 BC (Code: 5d)
Rome Setting: y Christian/Jewish/Pagan: p
Mystery: y First Person: y
Detective/Narrator: Rufus
Subject: Cicero, Caelius, Clodius & Milo.----Marcus Caelius describes the feud between Cicero and ClodiaÕs incestuous brother Clodius in Rome. Adamson/WHF Õ98
Unique Qualities: "Novel in the form of memoirs by M. Caelius Rufus. Catullus and Clodia appear, among others. The narrative leads to the murder of Clodius and ends with a remarkable twist in the plot which adds to it an element of a detective story." (Heli)

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