In the Heroic Age of Basil II: Emperor of Byzantium

In the Heroic Age of Basil II: Emperor of Byzantium




In 1004 at the height of the Byzantine Empire, two Greek youth are swept up in Basil II's legendary war with the Bulgarians. Both are attracted to a mysterious girl they meet in the mountains of Macedonia under conditions of intrigue and danger. As the drama unfolds, fateful questions emerge about spying, about sacrifice, and about war itself.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781931807524
Publisher: Randall, Peter E. Publisher
Publication date: 11/28/2006
Pages: 349
Product dimensions: 7.02(w) x 9.28(h) x 1.09(d)
Age Range: 9 - 12 Years

About the Author

The celebrated Greek author Penelope Delta (1874-1941) has inspired generations of youth with her historical novels full of personal courage and heroism. Classics now, they have universal appeal. Ruth Bobick is a freelance writer and translator who has lived and traveled in Greece. From Durham, NH, she has worked as a researcher, librarian, and teacher. Translator, Bobick is a resident of Durham, NH. Author, Delta is deceased.

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