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By Jason Born
Worlds on drastically diversified tracks collide within the first booklet of Jason Born’s new sequence known as The Wald Chronicles.
The Wald starts in sixteen B.C. whilst the belligerent Sugambrian tribe leaves their loved woodland to go the Rhenus River into Gaul. whereas on their foraging rampage intended just to assemble offers for the arriving wintry weather, they go paths with the Roman 5th Legion. An ever-so short conflict ensues. although brief, this stumble upon will set in movement a clash lasting greater than twenty years with the tribes suffering lower than the may perhaps of the pro legions. the result of those wars, in approaching works, will turn out to have lasting repercussions. in truth, we nonetheless consider them this present day within the worldwide order.
The Wald is chock packed with heroism, brotherhood, experience, wit, or even heritage. learn it this day to determine how tribesmen Berengar and his good friend Ermin will fare opposed to the likes of Drusus, Tiberius, and Augustus.
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