A Land Fit for Heroes. Book 4: The Burning Forest

TitleA Land Fit for Heroes. Book 4: The Burning Forest
Year for Search1996
AuthorsMann, [Anthony] Phillip (b. 1942)
Tertiary AuthorsMann, Phillip
Date Published1996
PublisherGollancz
Place PublishedLondon
KeywordsEnglish author, Male author, New Zealand author
Annotation

The fourth of a four volume alternative history of a Roman Britain in the late Twentieth Century and the conflicts between the Romans who deforested much of Britain as a source of food and the traditions of the native British. The third of four volumes. See 1993, 1994 and 1995 Mann. In this volume, Rome decides to burn the British forests to use the land for agriculture and a struggle between rational, scientific, technological Rome and the myth-based British ensues.

Holding Institutions

ATL, VUW

Author Note

The author (b. 1942) was born in England and lived most of his life in New Zealand.

Full Text

1996 Mann, [Anthony] Phillip (b. 1942). A Land Fit for Heroes. Book 4: The Burning Forest. London: Gollancz. ATL, VUW

The fourth of a four volume alternative history of a Roman Britain in the late Twentieth Century and the conflicts between the Romans who deforested much of Britain as a source of food and the traditions of the native British. The third of four volumes. See 1993, 1994 and 1995 Mann. In this volume, Rome decides to burn the British forests to use the land for agriculture and a struggle between rational, scientific, technological Rome and the myth-based British ensues. The author was born in England and lived most of his life in New Zealand.