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By Nurmi Husa

a stunning younger woman without warning vanishes with no hint. may well the rotting corpse came upon within the Tiber, dangling by means of a size flame-colored silk, be hers? Her distraught fiancé Titus is desirous to research the reality. Trusty Saturninus, slave to Titus' uncle Occho, is dispatched to sleuth out her destiny irrespective of the associated fee.

Along the way in which Saturninus works via an enthralling solid of characters - from Caesar himself and his lover Antinoös to various eccentric excessive clergymen, robust senators and their playboy sons, right down to an unforgettable pair of vicious Mauretanian thugs and a fierce little yappy puppy - to not omit Sulpicia Pisistrata, a cauponista with a major middle and a powerful correct hook. Meet Rome in all its ghastly beauty and luxurious ghastliness.

A COIGN OF VANTAGE is the 1st in a thrilling new sequence of old homicide mysteries (with a funny bent) shooting in wealthy and vibrant aspect historical Rome from the time of Caesar Hadrian (128 C.E.).

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