Attila The Judgment (Paperback)
|Author: William Napier|
|The epic conclusion to the life of a great warrior--the rise and fall of one of history''s greatest villains. Napier has a genius for making the chaos of ancient history into the very stuff of thrilling narrative.--Tom Holland, author of "Rubicon."|
From the Publisher:
AD 449: the future of the world hangs in the balance. The once mighty Roman Empire lies open and vulnerable to attack from a huge Hunnish army that has gathered on the banks of the Danube and is poised and ready to strike - but only one man has seen the danger.
Master-General Aetius knows Attila still thirsts for blood and destruction, but he is helpless to stop the the pending onslaught. For Atilla plans to march on the mighty city of Rome, the very heart of the empire. but is the risk too high, even for the most battle-hardened of warlords? Attila's choices play out on the plains Europe where he must ultimately face his destiny.