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Viewing Entry - The eagle of the ninth (E13672)
by Sutcliff, Rosemary.

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TitleThe eagle of the ninth
Author / Responsible partySutcliff, Rosemary.
CollectionChildren's Fiction
GenreChildren's fiction.
TopicsChildren's fiction. Historical fiction. Adventure stories. Great Britain -- History -- Roman period, 55 B.C.-449 A.D -- Juvenile fiction. Rome -- Army -- Juvenile fiction. Soldiers -- Rome -- Juvenile fiction.
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd.


The story of a young centurion's quest to find his father, who has disappeared with the entire Ninth Legion. Marcus hopes also to find the famous eagle, symbol of the Legion's honour. Cast: Tom Smith, Paul Morrow, Mark Cox, Mark Coleman, Michael Perceval Maxwell, Raymond Ross, Donna Morrison, Tony Kearney, Ceit Kearney, David McKail, Frederick Jaegar, Donald Ruadh, Callum McKinnon, Finlay Welsh.

Additional Information

System control numberE13672
Original Print PublisherOxford: Oxford University Press, 1954.
Narrator NameRead by a full cast.
Participant or performer noteRead by a full cast.
Narrators GenderMale & Female narrators