Carthage Must Be Destroyed (Book 2 of the Soldier of the Republic series)
by William Kelso
Winter 218/17 BCE. At the besieged Roman colony of Placentia, deep in hostile territory, Flavius, spymaster, father and patriot of Rome, finds himself drawn deeper into a deadly cat and mouse game with Punic agents. As the war turns against Rome with military defeat followed by defeat Flavius knows that he must find a way in which to outwit Carthage or watch his home and family perish.