Universal Stockton Header Stockton Home page Visitors Admissions Office Academic Affairs Search Stockton Stockton Site Map
Spacing Pixel

Empire of Dragons
(ISBN: 1405052007)

Author(s): Manfredi, Valerio Massimo Pages: 397
Publisher: Macmillan Date of Publication: 2006
Reading Level: Genre:
Setting: Persia & China Period: late 3rd cent AD (Code: 8c)
Rome Setting: n Christian/Jewish/Pagan: p
Mystery: n First Person:
Subject: Legionaries of Valerian are captured by Persians, serve in mines, escape to China and become involved in dynastic clashes there.
Unique Qualities: trans by Christine Feddersen-Manfredi
Rating: A fast-paced adventure story whose premise shows great promise, but the characters are not interesting and the dialogue is clunky. (Garside-Neville)
Review By: S. Garside-Neville
Review In: Historical Novels Review, 36, p. 12

Search Database Home

[ Home | First Time Users | Purpose | What's New | Reviews ]

For Comments or questions regarding this web site, contact Fred Mench