2 edition of Lantern bearers found in the catalog.
by Oxford University Press
Written in English
|Statement||Rosemary Sutcliffe ; illustrated by Charles Keeping.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||252|
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“The Lantern Bearers” by Rosemary Sutcliff is the story of Aquila who is a Roman soldier assigned to the British Isles. He has adopted Britain as his home; Lantern bearers book father and sister live nearby on a large farmstead.
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Grades. Genre. Fiction. As a teenager, Aquila pledges his life to the Eagles, the Roman auxiliary stationed in Britain to protect the Empire's interest.
But the Empire is dwindling, and the threat of Barbarian invasion causes Aquila to reevaluate his life as a Roman soldier. Rome has abandoned Britain, and the country is divided by civil war and the threat of a Saxon invasion.
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The Eagle of the Ninth is now a major motion picture, The Eagle, directed by Kevin MacDonald and starring Channing Tatum/5(2K). May 25, · Originally painted as the frontispiece for Collier's Magazine's December 10, issue, Maxfield Parrish's The Lantern Bearers is a tour de force of luminosity and a prime example of the artist's work from this period.
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