One of the greatest unsolved mysteries of the Roman Empire which archaeologists and historians have sought to resolve is the disappearance of the Ninth Legion in Britain.
The loss of a entire Legion has been spun from a catastrophic defeat to an almost supernatural "mass vanishing". The Eagle Has Fallen is the unravelling of the mystery.
Over 80% of the book is based upon factual characters and events.
This is the true story of the Ninth Legion and a young Roman officer who served in it.
His incredible story against all the odds from enemies outside and within the Roman Army.