The Gates of Athens
  • The Gates of Athens

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    490 B.C.

    Two great empires are about to go to war . . .

    The momentous struggle between Athens and Sparta as rival powers and political systems will last for twenty-seven years (431 to 404 BC).

    It will end in the fall of a dynasty.

    Filled with cunning political scheming and astonishing military prowess, invasions and treacheries, plagues and slaughters, passion and power, Conn Iggulden brings to life one of the most thrilling chapters of the ancient world.

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    'The pace is nail-biting and the set-dressing magnificent' Times

    'Pacy . . . and packed with action' Sunday Times

    'One of our finest historical novelists' Daily Express

    'Iggulden is in a class of his own when it comes to epic, historical fiction' Daily Mirror

RELEASED 06/08/2020

Conn Iggulden is one of the most successful authors of historical fiction writing today. He has written three previous bestselling historical series, including Wars of the Roses. Dunstan is a stand-alone novel set in the red-blooded world of tenth-century England.