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‘A Roman Death’ by Joan O’Hagan, reviewed by Emma Lee

‘A Roman Death’ Joan O’Hagan

Black Quill Press 

ISBN: 9780648002000 

$18.95

‘A Roman Death’, originally published by Pan Macmillan and now reissued by Black Quill Press, is set in 45 BCE with Julius Caesar at the height of his power. An arranged marriage is about to take place. Fufidia (women were only given the feminine form of the family name) is about to be married. Her mother, Helvia, and maternal uncle Cinna plan for the girl to marry Ganeus Plancius, a sena...

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