Marius' Mules XII: Sands of Egypt
by S.J.A. Turney
Winter, 48 BC. Caesar and his small force are trapped in the Egyptian city of Alexandria. Caught up in the dynastic struggles of the House of Ptolemy, the consul has sided with the clever and ruthless Queen Cleopatra. But Egyptian reinforcements gather , and with the interference of the youngest princess, the future is far from written. Trapped, besieged and outnumbered, time is running out.