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For the Love of ArminIn September of the year 9 AD the young Germanic warrior known as Armin to his friends and Arminius to his Roman enemies successfully took on and defeated three entire Roman legions This resulted in the deaths of over twenty thousand Roman soldiers This in turn resulted in the Roman emperor called Tiberius recalling all Roman military units from Germania The Germanic tribes woul In recent years I have developed a real fondness for historical fiction becoming hooked after reading 'Wolf Hall' by Hillary Mantel An interest in the Roman Empire led me to 'For the Love of Armin' by Michael Kramer and what followed was a novel that easily matches Mantel's for accuracy writing skill and ability to weave historical facts into a compelling narrative Told through the eyes of an ancient Germanic spirit we follow the aftermath of the Battle of the Tuetoburg Forest a devastating defeat for the Roman Empire focusing on Germanic soldier Armin and his familyThe descriptions were vivid the characters invoked real empathy and the facts behind the story were fascinating If you have an interest in the Roman Empire or the early history of Europe you are certain to find 'For the Love of Armin' a worthwhile and enjoyable read

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reader ☆ For the Love of Armin ✓ Kindle Edition Read Ó reflectionslisburnltd ☆ In September of the year 9 AD the young Germanic warrior known as Armin to his friends and Arminius to his Roman enemies successfully took on and defeated three entire Roman legions This resulted inThey did not want any king from anywhere telling them what to do In due course this resulted in even the members of his own family taking up arms against him in order to make sure that the tribes of Germania remained independent and free Such was the concern of the ancient Germanic tribesmen that this might not be the case that Armin was murdered by the members of his own famil I like this type of stories which Michael Kramer described in his book For the love of Armin Stories from the ancient world where truth connects with fiction Author knows what he is writing about A reader can tell that Kramer cares for every small details in his book His knowledge of the subject is very impressive Because of this we get a really interesting story which cares for climate details and compatibility with historical fact It is a great asset to the book We get a substantive description of the war between Germanic tribes with Romans troops We meet the main character Armin the leader and warrior of the Germanic people I have not read for long time historical fiction which was this interesting well written and full of knowledge M Kramer did great work Excellent book for ancient history fans

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D associate for their common good often meeting and forming up for offensive or defensive war but they were always separate and very independent Armin knew that the best way to ensure that his country was not bothered by outside invaders again was to become a single country complete with it own army and navy In this he crossed swords with the independent temper of his own people If you are a scholar and student of Ancient Rome if you love the stories and sagas of how the Germanic people stopped Roman expansion into Northern Europe then you will love this bookIt tells of the TRUE STORY of Prince Armin of the Cherusci tribe who fought with the Romans and learned about them No really He learned Latin Roman history and culture Roman military tactics and warfare and then he deceived the Romans into a deadly ambush in the forests of Northern Europe where he WIPED OUT THREE LEGIONS and drew the boundary forever of Rome in Northern EuropeI don't know if this true history has any clear heroes and villains but if you choose to see ArminArminiusHermann as a liberator and fighter against imperialism then you will love this story of Roman arrogance and cruelty German resistance and the boundary between Roman Europe and Germanic Europe that is still here to this day NOWOne helmet on the cover of this book is Roman and the other helmet is GermanWhich side are you rooting forRead the book and make up your mind