Detecting in the Final Decades of the Roman Republic. Elena asks that you come to the House of Swans at… More. Also by Steven Saylor: A murder in his own garden leads the Finder into a deadly maze of wartime espionage. He currently divides his time between Berkeley, California and Austin, Texas. Shelve The Seven Wonders.

A more recent addition to the cast of characters is Eco, a ten-year old mute whom Gordianus has adopted, after rescuing him from a gang of bullies. Click here to visit the Home Page. Who poisoned the philosopher Dio? Gordianus was thought to have died soon after the apparent death of his wife, while in Egypt, by drowning in the Nile The Judgment of Caesar. A combination of Hitchcock-style suspense and vivid historical details. For an ancient Roman, Gordianus has an unconventional family.

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Gordianus returns in a prequel published inThe Seven Wonders: What does the eunuch Trigonian secretly desire? To save her, Gordianus ventures into the lawless Nile Delta—and finds himself drawn into a plot to steal the golden sarcophagus of Alexander the Great.

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Click here to visit the Home Page. N ow here’s something new! Goridanus the rabble-rouser Clodius is killed on the Appian Way, Rome erupts in flames. The first Gordianus novel, Roman Bloodis based on an actual murder trial in which Marcus Tullius Cicero aided by his slave Marcus Tullius Tiro defended Sextus Roscius against the charge of parricide. How do you say goodbye to a much-loved character?


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The Seven Wonders Please update your billing details here to continue enjoying your subscription. A Novel of the Ancient World. This is the web site of author Steven Saylor. Gordianus the Finder – Chronological Series. Gordianus is suitably hard-boiled, and the distance between ancient Rome and our present-day society is a mite closer than you’d think. On a chill January evening in 56 B.

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The latest books in the series stray from the carefully constructed world of Roman intrigue and world-weary middle age that he’s created.

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Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations. The crime has a unique punishment, which Saylor describes in gruesome detail. The Throne of Caesar by Steven Saylor. Gordianus lives on Esquiline Hill, in the city of Rome, in a small house with a tiny garden and a half-Jewish housegirl, Bethesda, who doesn’t seem to know her place, and of whom Gordianus is quite fond of.


An expert on Roman politics and life, Steven Saylor has appeared on the History Channel and, besides the Roma Sub Rosa series featuring Flnder the Finder, has written the internationally bestselling historical novels Empire and Roma.

Who poisoned the philosopher Dio? He was wrong; the speech not only made a terrific novel, but led to a whole series of novels and short stories about Gordianus the Finder, a P. Report respectfully submitted flnder Kevin Burton Smith. Henry as his hero finds a solution to the first recorded serial murders in U.

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