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Eagle in the snow

a novel of General Maximus and Rome"s last stand
  • 371 Pages
  • 0.85 MB
  • English
RuggedLand , New York
Rome -- History -- Empire, 30 B.C.-476 A.D. -- Fic
StatementWallace Breem ; introduction by Steven Pressfield
ContributionsPressfield, Steven
LC ClassificationsPR6052.R36 E24 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination371 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24205785M
ISBN 101590710118
ISBN 139781590710111

Feb 12,  · “Eagle in the Snow” is a very good book, full of adventure, excitement, life, death, and history, and is the equal of the best of the current historical novels of the Roman Empire. Read more. 3 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse.

David Read. /5(). Oct 01,  · “An Eagle in the Snow” was a great book to read. I would have rated it 5 stars, but it is not very long. It tells the fictional account of Billy Byron, a private during WWI.

The story actually takes place during WWII, but the majority of the story is about the adventures of Billy/5. "Eagle In The Snow" by Wallace Breem centers on the years AD to earlycapturing a key moment in the Roman Empire's death throes as hundreds of thousands of mostly Germanic peoples mass on the east bank of the Rhine waiting for the river to freeze and to walk into Gaul/5.

Feb 12,  · “Eagle in the Snow” is a very good book, full of adventure, excitement, life, death, and history, and is the equal of the best of the current historical novels of the Roman Empire.

Read more 3 people found this helpful/5(). Oct 08,  · From 6th November, we will be sharing the reviews of three parent bloggers who have been reading some of Michael’s most moving stories set in war time: An Eagle in the Snow, A Medal for Leroy and Private Peaceful. All of the books were inspired by real life stories, events Read MorePages: Oct 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Eagle in the Snow book by Wallace Breem.

Banished to the Empire’s farthest outpost, veteran warrior Paulinus Maximus defends The Wall of Britannia from the constant onslaught of belligerent barbarian Free shipping over $/5(3). Aug 25,  · Michael Morpurgo and illustrator Michael Foreman have been named overall winners of The Children’s Book Awardcementing Michael’s position as one of the most celebrated children’s authors in the country.

Their book, An Eagle In The Snow also won the Books for Younger Readers category, before going on to Read MorePages: Told in Morpurgo's typical story within a story format, An Eagle in the Snow is actually a little slow in the beginning, but readers who stick with it will be rewarded by the end.

It is, however, a short, quick novel and well worth reading. Nov 16,  · An Eagle in the Snow is an extraordinary book full of adventure. It is based on a true story and is about a man who could had have stopped the second world war from happening.

Jan 16,  · The British soldier made a moral decision. Was it the right one. Readers can ponder that difficult question for themselves with Michael Morpurgo's latest middle-grade novel An Eagle in the Snow.

Praise for An Eagle Eagle in the snow book the Snow: "What if a British soldier had a chance to shoot Hitler on a WWI battlefield but opted to let him go instead?/5. Nov 28,  · His latest book, An Eagle in the Snow, is a gripping account of a man who had the opportunity to kill Hitler but failed to do so.

It combines history with a great yarn. Vintage Morpurgo. An Eagle In The Snow. Summary Note: summary text provided by external source.

Author: Morpurgo, Michael Find This Book Add to Reading List Please note that the Lexile measures for a small population of books have been recently updated. Enhancements were made to more precisely measure materials read in K-2 classrooms.

An eagle in the snow is a good book but I very sad. It is a book based on a true story and its about world war 2. The book is set in the year Barney and his nan are on a train but german fighters on a plain try to shoot them.

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They hide in a tunnel. A man tells them a story about his friend, Billy Byron.5/5(40). About the Book. The powerful new novel from the master storyteller - inspired by the true story of one man who might have stopped World War II.

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An Eagle in the Snow Michael Morpurgo. Feiwel and Friends, $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author Most Anticipated: The Great First-Half Book Preview. Praise for An Eagle in the Snow To pass the time, the stranger tells the story of two young soldiers from the previous war.

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The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Wallace Breem. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format/5. "Eagle in the Snow - The Graphic Novel" is based on a screenplay by Douglas Noel Smith and Mattie Quesenberry Smith adapted from the historical novel "Eagle in the Snow" by Wallace Breem.

The story revolves around the Roman general Aquila in Britannia and Germania between the lat Followers: Nov 18,  · Michael Morpurgo – An Eagle in the Snow. This book was cute, and a quick and easy read – I powered through it in a day.

It’s set during the Second World War, when a young boy and his mother are leaving Coventry by train and they come under attack from German aircraft.

Oct 08,  · An Eagle in the Snow has 3 reviews and 2 ratings. Reviewer penz wrote: i love this book so much. An Eagle in the Snow has 3 reviews and 2 ratings. Reviewer penz wrote: i love this book so much. Open Sidebar Close Sidebar. Search. Reviews Clubs Quizzes Series Freebies. By Genre/5(2).

An Eagle In The Snow Reading this book was an amazing experience. I didn't like tend voice of the reader when I started listening but I became used to it and came to enjoy it. I rated this book so high because it has an amazing story line and it finds a way of making sure you can't stop listening.

Nov 14,  · An Eagle in the Snow is written by Michael Morpurgo and illustrated by Michael Foreman. It is currently retailing on Amazon for £6 compared to a RRP of £ for a hardback copy. It is also available in paperback and as a Kindle edition or Audio CD.

Oct 28,  · "Eagle in the Snow" by Wallace Breem brings to vivid life the final surreal days of the 20th legion and their fateful last stand against the invaders of Rome in Gaul. Breem's ability to portray the bitterness, hardship and helplessness of a major historical event and the real and not-so-real people who took part is tantamount to a majestic dolour/5(9).

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Oct 08,  · The powerful new novel from the master storyteller - inspired by the true story of one man who might have stopped World War II. The train is under attacks from German fighters.

In the darkness, sheltering in a railway tunnel, the stranger in the carriage with Barney and his mother tells them a story to pass the time. And what a story. The story of a young man, a young soldier in the /5(5).Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow showers before 11am.

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