Africanus: Hijo del Consul (Africanus: Son of the Consul) is the first book of a trilogy by Santiago Posteguillo which may well be the most. Santiago Posteguillo is senior lecturer in English Language and Linguistics at the Universitat Jaume I, Castellón, Spain. He is also president of the Eur. Santiago Posteguillo has 28 books on Goodreads with ratings. Santiago Posteguillo’s most popular book is Africanus: El hijo del cónsul (Publio Corn.

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The edition consists of three different books. Later I acquired the other two books from another source. A major character in the book is Quintus Fabius Maximus who is portrayed as the implacable enemy of the Scipios and the family of Aemilius Paullus.

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Book Review: Africanus: El Hijo Del Consul

There is nothing to suggest that Fabius had a hostile relationship with the elder Scipios or with Lucius Aemilius Paullus, although it is true that he may have frowned on their Graecophilia.


La historia somos todos. A child got the name of his father, Publio Cornelio Escipion, who was consul of Rome during the first year of that war. Discover new books on Goodreads.

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we’ll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. In fact it seems more likely that Fabius and Varro detested each other. Son of the Consul is the first book of a trilogy by Santiago Posteguillo which may well be the most comprehensive account of the Second Punic War and it’s aftermath written in modern times.

The author reconstructs ancient Rome during the republic. Premio Planeta Volumen independiente Spanish Edition.

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This covers Trajan’s ambitions for conquest, under the shadow of the disastrous Parthian campaign led by Crassus years earlier. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. He is author of over seventy academic publications, including Netlinguistics: The Best Books of Son of the Consulwas published in and formed the first part of his trilogy on Scipio Africanusthe Roman general who defeated Hannibal in the Battle of Zama.


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Vuela Conmigo Richard Bach. Nevertheless, with a couple years of high school Spanish and your lap top with Google Translate handy, the Spanish edition is not that difficult to read, and for the Roman history buff, it’s well worth the effort. Get to Know Us. Fabius may also be faulted for denying Scipio the power to levy conscripts for avricanus invasion of Africa.

And Africanus and his family and friends and contemporaries come to life. The same year he revised the three novels, now bestsellers. In fact a population of some were discovered in Achaea over twenty years later by Titus Quinctius Flamininus and repatriated to Rome. Hijo del Consul Africanus: I consider this book as a masterpiece. One person found this helpful.