: A Novel of Ancient Rome
by Robert Harris
Hardcover: Sep 2006
Paperback: Jul 2007
Of all the great figures of the Roman world, none was more fascinating
or charismatic than Cicero. Imperium recounts in vivid detail the
story of Cicero's quest for glory, competing with some of the most
powerful and intimidating figures...
Patterson gives us the resounding clash of competing ambitions between the president and the majority leader; the equally momentous collision of science and culture in the courtroom; and the legal process from the perspective of the judge.